Elizabeth A. Archer

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CHESTER - Elizabeth Ada Archer, age 95, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, at Springfield Hospital.

She was born in Orwell, VT, July 19, 1918, the daughter of Stephen and Maria (Desjadon) Desjadon.

She attended schools in Orwell.

On Nov. 12, 1939, she married Stanley Archer. They lived in Orwell until 1965, when they moved to Chester.

She worked at several jobs, including Readex (NewsBank) for 31½ years. She also cared for elderly people.

Liz was a very happy lady and always had a smile.

She is survived by her daughter, Agnes, and husband, Bud Barnes of Chester; son, Thomas, and his wife, Patti Archer, of Hamilton, NJ; eight grandchildren, Susan Barnes, N. Springfield, Vicky Burke, and her husband, Todd, of Wells, VT; Laurie, and her husband, Scott Rawson, of Londonderry; Jeffrey Barnes of Westminster, VT; Valerie Jackman of Ludlow, Barbara Blake of Chester, Jessica Archer and Dominique O'Rouke of Hamilton, NJ; eight great-grandchildren, Colby and Miles Curtis, Greg and Justin McAllister, Adam and Matthew Rawson, Christian Jackman and Keegan O'Rouke; two great-great-grandchildren, Cole and Annabella Rawson.

Also surviving are several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Stanley Archer; a son, Harold "Brother" Archer; and four brothers and one sister.

She loved her senior years and all her precious friends. She enjoyed her bus trips, concerts, suppers, bands and her dog, Adie.

She was a member of Community Cares Network and the American Legion Auxiliary of Chester.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Monday, Feb. 17, 2014, at 11 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Chester. Celebrant will be the Rev. Fr. James E. Zuccaro, pastor. Graveside committal services and interment will take place at a later date in St. Genevieve Cemetery, Shoreham, VT.

Calling hours will be held Sunday, Feb. 16, from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Adams Funeral Home, 35 Depot St., Chester.
Published in Rutland Herald from Feb. 13 to Feb. 14, 2014
Elizabeth Ada Archer
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