ALLEN EDWARD MENARD - MILTON - Allen Edward Menard, 61, passed away on March 13, 2014, in Fletcher Allen Health Care surrounded by his loving family. Allen was born on May 3, 1952, to Doris Sweeney and Edward Menard, later married to Jean Menard. He leaves behind four children, Heather (Steven) Spinks, Allen (Jen) Root, Angela (Jamie) Menard, and Miranda (Everrod) Menard; seven grandchildren, Shean Carey, Sarah Carey and Paige Begins, Jordan and Joshua Reil, and Taylen and Taliah Bennett; his newly added great-grandchildren, Miguel Pineda and Nova Carey; nine loving and dedicated siblings, Linda Charbonneau, Brenda Cain, Susan Burns, Lori Mashteare, Danny (Vicki) Menard, Joey (Becky) Menard, Jamy (Ann) Menard, Bryan Menard, and Lisa Menard; stepsister, Sherry Mahoney; many nieces, nephews and great friendships, with a special mention of his lifelong friend, Paul Slingerland. He was predeceased by both parents, Edward and Doris Menard. Allen kept his family and friends close to his heart and touched the lives of many. He was a proud member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles #4218, where his memorial service will be held on Sunday, March 23, 2014, from 1 to 5 p.m., located at 42 Centre Drive in Milton. Burial will be determined at a later date. All are welcome to come celebrate the life of such an amazing father, brother and friend. Donations will be accepted at the Eagles Club, to help with family matters. Online condolences may be shared with the family at Arrangements are in care of the LaVigne Funeral Home, Winooski.

Funeral Home

Lavigne Funeral Home
132 Main St Winooski, VT 05404
(802) 655-3480

Published in The Burlington Free Press on Mar. 17, 2014