ALICE M. HAYDEN - ESSEX JUNCTION - Alice M. Hayden, 82, of Essex Junction, passed away on June 21, 2014, in the Vermont Respite House in Williston. She was born in Colchester on April 12, 1932, the daughter of Walter F. Northrup and Carrie E. (Raymond) Northrup. She was educated in Burlington, and on Jan. 6, 1951, she was married to Raymond C. Hayden. Alice worked for many years in production control for IBM in Essex Junction, retiring in 1987. She was a member of Holy Family Parish. She is survived by her husband of 63 years, Raymond C. Hayden of Essex Junction; 10 children and their spouses, Dennis Hayden and Diana Davis of Barton, Brenda and Jay Friend of Duxbury, Thomas and Joyce Hayden of Milton, Stephen and Cynthia Hayden of Fairfax, Laura and Donald Rose of Colchester, Gary and Susan Hayden of Essex Junction, Nancy and Robert Saulniers of Maine, Chris Hayden of Georgia, Vt., Cindy Hayden of Essex Junction, and Lindy Bushey of Essex Junction; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; two sisters, Hazel Dunkling of Burlington, and Joan Roberts of Georgia, Vt.; one brother and his wife, Robert and Anna Dorey of N.C.; as well as many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a grandson, Bryan Gokey; three brothers and two sisters, Walter Northrup, Francis Northrup, Edward Dorey, Marilyn Hansen and Carol Purvis. Visiting hours will be held in Thursday, June 26, 2014, from 3 to 7 p.m. at the Ready Funeral & Cremation Service Mountain View Chapel, 68 Pinecrest Drive, Essex Junction. Graveside services will be held on Friday at 11 a.m. in the Fort Ethan Allen Cemetery in Colchester. Arrangements are in the care of the Ready Funeral & Cremation Service Mountain View Chapel, 68 Pinecrest Drive, Essex Junction. To send online condolences, please visit www.readyfuneral.com
. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in her memory to the Vermont Respite House, 99 Allen Brook Lane, Williston, VT 05495.