Beryl VogelDecember 07,2012Beryl “Maureen” Vogel
BRANDON — Beryl “Maureen” Vogel, 90, of Brandon died early Thursday morning, December 6, 2012, at Porter Hospital in Middlebury.
Mrs. Vogel was born on May 7, 1922, in London, England, the daughter of the late Douglas and Helen (Murphy) Bole.
She graduated from secondary school, and was a part of the British war effort driving ambulances during the German “Blitz” bombing of London.
She met her husband in London in 1943, and they were married in September of 1944.
She served as a Librarian in Linwood, N.J., and once retired they moved to Brandon, VT, in 1977.
She was a member of the Green Mountain Doll Club, the Brandon Monday Night Club; she volunteered for the Brandon Library and was a member of the Brandon Congregational Church’s women’s group.
She is survived by her daughter, Wendy Vogel of Brandon.
She was predeceased by her husband Don Vogel.
Graveside funeral services for Maureen Vogel will be at a later date at the Vermont Veterans Cemetery in Randolph.
Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of one’s choice.
Arrangements are under the direction of Sanderson-Ducharme Funeral Home, Middlebury.
Online condolences may be made at www.sandersonfuneralservice.com.
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