Lucile Marie Larrabee


Lucile M. Larrabee , 87 of 25 Indian Brook Road, Essex, Vermont passed away peacefully  due to complications from ALS on Saturday July 29, 2017 at the University of Vermont Medical Center with her loving family by her side.

Lucile was born on December 8, 1929 in Hanover, New Hampshire the daughter of Ephraim and Velma (Plamondon) Dulac. She  married  George F. Larrabee, Jr. on April 15, 1950. She worked as a hairdresser until she married and started her family. She then became a stay at home mom, farmers wife, grandmother and great grandmother, all of which she enjoyed. Her greatest joy was family gatherings at the holiday’s and making everyone’s favorite dish. She was very proud of her family and loved them all dearly.

Lucile is survived by her sisters Nancy Blake of Charleston, New Hampshire, Theresa Sheldon of Kennebunk, Maine, sister in-law Carolyn Desmarais of Seminole, Florida, cousin Maureen Stefanowicz of Nashua, New Hampshire and three children, daughter Marguerite Hill and her husband Richard, son George Larrabee and his wife Marie and daughter Jeanette Pelkey and her husband Lester. Seven Grandchildren and eleven Great-Grandchildren.

She was predeceased by her beloved husband of 64 years George F. Larrabee, Jr. in June of 2014, her parents Ephraim and Velma Dulac, her sister Claire Blais, brother in-laws Gilbert Blake, Raymond Blais and Raymond Desmarais. 

A Mass will be celebrated at 11am on Monday, August 7, 2017 at St. Pius X Church, 20 Jericho Road, Essex, VT.

There will be no public calling per her request.

The family asks that memorial donations be made to UVM College of Medicine, Department of Neurology, ALS Research Fund, Attention Joanne Stetson, 89 Beaumont Avenue, Burlington, VT 05405.