BENNINGTON — Marion Daigneault, 102, died peacefully on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012, at the home of her granddaughter, Tonya Loftus.
She was born June 15, 1910, in Shaftsbury, the daughter of Ernest and Lena (Bouplon) Harrington.
She received her education in the Shaftsbury and Bennington schools.
She married Ulysses S. Daigneault at St. Francis de Sales Church on Oct. 17, 1932. Mr. Daigneault died Oct. 23, 1986.
In earlier years she was employed at the Allen A. Company, and later at Union Carbide Corporation for 32 years, until the time of her retirement.
She was a member of Sacred Heart St. Francis de Sales Church.
Survivors include a daughter, Beverly Galvin of Bennington; six grandchildren, several great-grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
In addition to her husband, she was predeceased by three sisters and a brother, Edith O’Brien, Clara Harrington, Dorothy Bushee and Reuben Harrington.
The funeral will be held from the Mahar & Son Funeral Home on Monday, Oct. 15, 2012, at 11:30 a.m. with a prayer, and from Sacred Heart St. Francis de Sales Church at 12 noon, where the Liturgy of Christian Death and Burial will be offered.
Friends may call at the funeral home Monday from 10:30 a.m. until the time of the service.
Burial will take place in Park Lawn Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Sacred Heart St. Francis de Sales Church through the office of the Mahar & Son Funeral Home, 628 Main St., Bennington, VT 05201.
Guest book condolences may be made at www.maharandsonfuneralhome.net