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Wilfred Therrien


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Wilfred "Will" Therrien, 83, of Whitingham, VT, passed away at home surrounded by his family, Wednesday, March 8th, after a long illness. Will was born in Stamford, VT, to Archie and Delina (Gelinas) Therrien, October 25, 1933.

Will leaves his wife of 63 years, Helen (Jillson) Therrien. They were married February 13, 1954, in Cheshire, MA, on a day with a temperature of -32 degrees. Will and Helen had seven children, five sons and two daughters.

Will leaves six of his children, having been predeceased by his youngest son, Scott in 2014. His children are Steven and Kathy (King) of Stamford, VT; Paul and Kimberly (Dalrymple) of Brattleboro, VT; Mary of Whitingham, VT; James and Diane (King) of Stamford, VT; Lois of Springfield, VA; John of Whitingham, VT; and Scott's widow Robin (Squiers) of Vernon, VT. Will also leaves 16 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren.

Will is survived by his sisters Rita Foote and Elena Galeski, his brothers Ernest, Arthur and Robert, and many nieces, nephews and in-laws. He is predeceased by his sisters Doris Ryan and Clara Simon, and his brother Donald.

Will was a self-employed general contractor. He taught his children to ride bicycles, play ball, and swim. He was an avid reader, enjoyed hunting and fishing, and loved sugaring with his son Paul.

A memorial celebration of Will's life will be held at a later date.
Published in Brattleboro Reformer on Mar. 16, 2017
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