Theresa C. Hodgkins
1936-2013 WESTMINSTER, VT Theresa C. Hodgkins, 77, of Madison Drive passed away Thursday, December 5. Mrs. Hodgkins was born in Keene, N.H. on March 19, 1936 the daughter of Arthur and Helen (Despres) LaRoche. She attended St. Josephs Catholic School in Keene, N.H. and was a graduate of Keene High School. As a teenager Theresa was part of Keene 4H and the Marlboro Grange. She went on to work as secretary and bookkeeper for Hodgkins & Sons. She was also a CCD teacher at St. Charles Parish for 30 years and coordinator for 20 years. Theresa enjoyed flowers, gardening, and loved spending time with her granddaughters. On October 20, 1956 at St. Bernard's Church in Keene, N.H. she married Reginald Hodgkins who predeceased her. She is survived by her children, Russell Hodgkins and wife Barbara of Westminster, Vt., and Elaine Beam and husband Norm of Westminster, Vt.; her son-in- law. George Goulet of Burlington, Vt.; her brother, George LaRoche of Keene, N.H.; her sisters, Gloria Hodgkins of Walpole, N.H., Rosemarie Flanders of Keene, N.H., and Jeannette Gardner of Keene, N.H.; six granddaughters, three great-grandsons, and three great-granddaughters. She was predeceased by her daughter. Brenda M. Goulet. There will be calling hours Sunday, December 8th from 6 to 8 p.m. at FENTON HENNESSEY FUNERAL HOME in Bellows Falls, Vt.. A funeral mass will be celebrated 10:30 a.m. Monday, December 9 at St. Charles Church in Bellows Falls, Vt. with burial to follow in St. Charles Cemetery in Westminster, Vt. Memorial donations in Theresa's name may be made to St. Michaels Catholic School, 48 Walnut Street, Brattleboro, VT 05301.