ALBERT E. LAGUE DERBY - Albert E. Lague, 69, of Derby, passed away at his home on May 26, 2014. The beloved husband of Wanda M. (Willard) Lague; and the dear father of Thomas C. Lague and his wife, Merry Jane E. (Emmons), of Derby, and Michelle D. Whalen and her husband, Matthew, of Washington, Vt. In 1966, he was hired by I.B.M. in Essex Junction, from where he retired in 1995. Friends may call on Thursday, May 29, 2014, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Curtis-Britch-ConverseRushford Funeral Home, 37 Lake Road, Newport. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, May 30, 2014, at St. Mary Star of the Sea Catholic Church in Newport, with the Rev. Francis Prive celebrating a Mass of Christian Burial. Interment will follow in St. Mary's Cemetery. Online condolences at www.curtis-britch.com
. Arrangements are entrusted to the care of Curtis-Britch-ConverseRushford Funeral Home, locally family owned and operated. Should friends desire, contributions in his memory may be made to the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Dept., Nongame Wildlife Fund, c/o Charlee Drury, 1 National Life Dr., Davis 2, Montpelier, VT 05620-3702.