Judith Balch FAIR HAVEN — Judith Balch, 81, of Fair Haven, passed peacefully surrounded by her family on June 9, 2019. Judith was born April 14, 1938 in Rutland. Judi attended business school in Washington. She worked for the Vermont Marble Exhibit in Proctor and then The Wheel Inn in Benson. Judi loved being with her family and greatly enjoyed gardening and the outdoors. She was predeceased by her father, Earl Pearsons, mother, Betty Manning Pearsons and her brother Ralph Pearsons. She is survived by her husband, Dewey George Balch of Fair Haven; her son Eric Lever and wife Leslie of Ludlow; her daughters Debbie and Karen Lever, both of Rutland and her son Mark Lever of Rutland; step sons George Balch and Tim Balch, as well as several grandchildren, great-grandchildren and a great great-grandchild. Calling hours will be held at The Durfee Funeral Home in Fair Haven from 4 to 6 p.m. on Friday June 14, 2019. All arrangements are under the care of The Durfee Funeral Home.

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Robin ann brown

Dear Debbie and family, I am so very sorry for your loss. God bless you all.


Debbie, Karen, Eric, Mark, Jessica and all of Judys amazing family...i am so sorry for your loss and ours, as you all are family. Just was one of my FAVORITE people in this world! Although we didn't get a chance to visit as often as we should she has always been in my heart and mind. Her smile was infectious to say the least. She never talked ill of anyone and loved life. Thank giu all for taking such wonderful care of her and making her so happy. FulIm glad she is no longer in pain although she will be very missed. Thank you for the good times Aunt Judy!! Hugs and kisses. Xoxo

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