Patrick E. Fallar, 87, died Wednesday, April 24, 2013, at Rutland Regional Medical Center.
He was born Sept. 22, 1925, in Brooklyn, N.Y., the son of Angelo and Anna (Foruolo) Buongervino.
He was a graduate of Brooklyn High School and also received an associate degree from Green Mountain College.
He worked for many years as an audio visual technician at Mill River High School and Green Mountain College. He later owned and operated Fallar's V.N.S. Variety in Poultney.
He married Elizabeth Simpson on Sept. 18, 1949, at St. Bridgette's Catholic Church, Westbury, Long Island, N.Y.
He was a veteran, serving with the United States Army
during World War II
He was a member of American Legion J. Claire Carmody Post #39 of Poultney, and was also a former member of the Knights of Columbus in Long Island.
He enjoyed model building, especially boats. He also enjoyed golfing and fishing.
Survivors include his wife Elizabeth Fallar of Poultney; a son, Richard Fallar of Tinmouth; two daughters, Lorraine Saltis of Poultney, and Christine Monego of Castleton; six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was predeceased by two brothers, Robert and Anthony, and by a sister Irene Timpson.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, April 30, 2013, at 11 a.m. at St. Raphael's the Arch Angel Catholic Church. The Rev. Daniel Jordan is celebrant.
Friends may call Monday, April 29, 2013, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Roberts-Aubin Funeral Home, 266 Allen Ave., Poultney.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Roberts-Aubin Funeral Home. www.robertsaubinfuneralhome.com