Edward Garfield

Edward D. Garfield

1938-2012 Edward D. Garfield, 73, of 35 Valley Rd., passed away October 5, 2012 at his home.

He was born November 28, 1938 in Brattleboro, Vt., to Carroll and Marion Anisworth Garfield.

Mr. Garfield was a volunteer fireman for 20 years with the Brattleboro Fire Department and a volunteer for the Brattleboro Memorial Hospital for 14 years.

He enjoyed spending his time with his family, friends and two faithful canine companions, Amber and Gizzy.

Edward is survived by his Wife; Joyce Garfield, daughter; Susan Cashman and husband Craig of Marlboro, N.H., a son; James Garfield of Putney, Vt., daughter; Sherry Donivan of Hinsdale, N.H., six grandchildren, four great grand children, ex wife, Carol Hughson, several nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by his parents, brothers; Theodore and Wesley.

FUNERAL NOTICE: Graveside services will be held October 20, 2012 at 10 a.m. followed by celebration of life at American Legion from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., family and friends are welcome. Burial will take place in the West Brattleboro Cemetery on Mather Rd.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Brattleboro Fire Department 703 Elliot ST. Brattleboro Vt. 05301 or Rescue Inc. 541 Canal St. Brattleboro Vt. 05301

The family would like to thank all of the doctors who helped take care of Edward over his lifetime.

Published in Brattleboro Reformer on Oct. 11, 2012