Barbara A. Cossett

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BARRE - Barbara Ann Cossett, 73, died Friday, Aug. 16, 2013, at Fletcher Allen Health Care in Burlington.

She was born March 27, 1940, in Boston, the daughter of Matthew Edward and Alice Veronica Cahill.

She married Bruce John Cossett Jr. in Boston on Dec. 1, 1968.

She worked as a nurse's aide until her marriage. She lived in Barre for nearly 40 years.

She attended St. Monica Church and was a devout Catholic. She enjoyed bingo and was a member of the Moose Club.

Survivors include a son, John Cossett, of Montpelier; a daughter, Alice Camp, of Monkton; seven grandchildren; a sister, Evelyn Connolly, of Chelsea; a brother, Gerald Cahill, of Duxbury, Mass.; and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband; five brothers, Edward Cahill, Francis Cahill, Fredrick Cahill, Arthur Cahill and James Cahill; and three sisters, Mary Cahill McManus, Dorothy Cahill Broadrick and Margaret Cahill Fertile.

A Catholic Mass will be celebrated Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2013, at 10 a.m. at St. Monica Church in Barre. It will be followed by the burial of both her and her husband at the Brookfield Center Cemetery in Brookfield at 1 p.m.
Published in Times Argus on Aug. 21, 2013
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