Noela Aube Brunet, (89) passed away peacefully at the McClure/Miller Respite House on Friday, October 1st. She was born December 20, 1931 to Corrine (Charlebois) and Damien Aube in Charlotte, VT.
She graduated from Shelburne High School in 1949 and Burlington Business College in 1951. She worked in a lawyer’s office and for General Electric before she had children. She married Marcel Burnet in 1954. They lived in Ferrisburgh, VT. She was a bookkeeper for their family farm and milk hauling business, as well as for their siding and contracting business later in life. She was a Eucharistic Minister at St Peters Catholic Church, and also served on the Parish Council, Cemetery Committee and the Social Action Committee for St. Peter’s.
She is survived by her children Ronald (Sue) of Orwell, VT; Loren (Kelly) Londonderry, NH; Richard (Sherry) Waltham, VT; Lisa Griner (Craig) Twin City, GA; Marcel Jr. (Lisa) Addison, VT; Laurie (Ed) Shelburne, VT; Deanna Payne (Greg) South Burlington, VT, and foster daughter Debra McDurfee of Colchester. Sixteen grandchildren, Twenty-two great grandchildren and six great-great grandchildren. A sister Lorraine Mathieu, Williston, VT, and many nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her husband Marcel, daughter Monica Ringer and granddaughter Kristy Brunet.
There will be a wake at Brown McClay Funeral Home in Vergennes on Tuesday, October 5th from 5:30-7:00pm, and a Funeral Mass at St. Peter’s Catholic Church in Vergennes on Wednesday, October 6th at 10:30 a.m. Interment will be in St. Peter’s Cemetery in Vergennes. Masks will be required during both services regardless of vaccination status and the family asks that you refrain from hugging, and try to maintain safe distances.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Peter’s Cemetery or St. Peter’s Church, 85 South Maple St., Vergennes, VT 05491 To send online condolences to her family or for those who can’t attend the funeral service can watch the video of the service which will be located on the bottom of the obit please visit www.brownmcclayfuneralhomes.com