Lora Louise Valard
Sept. 18, 1959 - April 24, 2014 STRATTON Lora Kingsbury, 54 years old, of Stratton, Vermont, passed on April 24, 2014, surrounded by the love of her husband and her dogs. She was born on September 18, 1959 in Montclaire, New Jersey, daughter of Leo and Joyce Valard. She spent her childhood in Connecticut and Vermont, where she met and married her husband, Kenneth Otis Kingsbury, who survives. She is also survived by her daughters, Amanda Elizabeth Valard and De'Anna Rose Case; her grandson, Codie Beagle; as well as her brothers, Steven, Leo and Theodore; her sister, Christine; and several nieces and nephews. A memorial gathering will be held Saturday, May 10 at 1 p.m. at Townshend Dam. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Bayada Hospice's "Bayada Foundation", P.O. Box 1590, Norwich, VT 05055.