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Doreen J. Draper
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1 of 23 | Posted by: MARY DIKE - ESSEX JCT., VT

“Doreen you are missed so much, you touched a lot of lives while you were on this earth, your bubbly personality lives on in Kristina and your grand...Read More »
2 of 23 | Posted by: Irene May - Jericho, VT - friend

“Doreen's family, you have my deepest sympathy. She is no longer in pain. She fought a long, hard battle with cancer, but she always smiled through...Read More »
3 of 23 | Posted by: Sherry LaFrance - Colchester

“Please accept my sincerest condolences. May God and your fond memories bring peace and comfort during this difficult time.Ms Porter ”
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5 of 23 | Posted by: MARY DIKE - ESSEX JCT., VT

“Doreen's family, you have our deepest sympathy. I worked in the same department as Doreen. She was fun to work with, great sense of humor. She was...Read More »
6 of 23 | Posted by: Bruce & Sharon Bushey - VT

“It was an honor to have known you. My condolences to the Family and certainly to Norm Church. I am glad that you had time together!Deepest Sympathies...Read More »
7 of 23 | Posted by: A friend

“Kristina & Family,I am so sorry about your Mom. She was a great lady and will truly be missed by all that new her. Doreen will by an angel looking...Read More »
8 of 23 | Posted by: Deb Kingsland

“My condolences to the Draper & Chagnon Famlies. I've know Doreen just about most of her life. The last time I saw her was at the Hospital in...Read More »
9 of 23 | Posted by: Cookie Manning - Burlington, VT

“im so sorry a bout the passing of Doreen she was a real good person I want to scool with her my she rip god will take good care of her ”
10 of 23 | Posted by: brian gamelin - milton, VT

“We cannot imagine the pain your dear family must be experiencing now. Our prayers will include you all. May God give you the ability to cope with...Read More »
11 of 23 | Posted by: A friend

“Nelson, Carol, Bruce, Judy, and Gary, I'm so sorry for your loss. I remember meeting Doreen at our fence when she was 4 years old with your mother....Read More »
12 of 23 | Posted by: Michael Monell - Virginia Beach, VA

“My deepest condolence to you all. Doreen will always be in our hearts and memories. Sending love and prayers. ”
13 of 23 | Posted by: Barbara Beauregard - Alburgh, VT

“No more pain no more suffering, Doreen. We met at Twincraft many years ago. You were my line leader. Always full of energy and positive. Then we...Read More »
14 of 23 | Posted by: Irene May - West Bolton, VT

“My deepest condolences to the Chagnon/Draper family and friends! May you find comfort in the days ahead in your love and memories! RIP Doreen! ”
15 of 23 | Posted by: Judy Cardinal - BURLINGTON, VT

“Doreen J Draper was one of the sweetest person I've ever known and the most caring loving person you could ever know. I'm so sad for her daughter...Read More »
16 of 23 | Posted by: Rebeccanne Beauchesne - winooski, VT

“you will be missed Doreen..Fly high with the angels...and may your family find comfort in their memories...R.I.P. ”
17 of 23 | Posted by: kathy brown - burlington, VT

“Sending our thoughts & prayers to all of her family, such a beautiful strong women who will be truly missed by many, R.I.P Doreen ”
18 of 23 | Posted by: Red & Linda Tatro - VT

“We will miss you very much aunt dodo. Will cherish the memories I have and will think of you often. Love you dodo. Watch over us all. Xoxo tommy, sam...Read More »
19 of 23 | Posted by: Tommy Chagnon - South Hero, VT

“Sending our deepest Sympathy to Doreen,s family, She was a special lady, Fly high no more pain ”
20 of 23 | Posted by: Stephen and deborah Pratt - VT

“to doreen family ans friends so sorry for your loss she was a wenderful lady and very stoung we will miss u doreen barb r ”
21 of 23 | Posted by: barbara rougier - VT

“DoDo was a very special women. I just loved her laughter and sense of humor! We had a lot of memories at Bingo and special visits at her home with...Read More »
22 of 23 | Posted by: Jude's Gibbons - Georgia, VT

“To all of Doreen's family, friends & loved ones: Always remember that Doreen will forever be in your hearts. She fought a courageous battle and was...Read More »
23 of 23 | Posted by: Bev & Rob Calderoni - Fairfield, VT

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Doreen J. (Chagnon) Draper, of Grand Isle, died Thursday morning, May 25, 2017 at the VNA Respite House in Colchester with family by her side after a courageous battle with cancer. She was 60. Born, raised and educated in Burlington, she was the daughter of the late Nelson and Virginia (Klein) Chagnon. A resident of Grand Isle for the past 19 years, she had retired from IBM and enjoyed playing bingo, visiting the casino, traveling and spending time with family and friends. Ms. Draper is survived by her daughter Kristina L. Smith and her husband Phillip, her sisters Carol Rocque and husband Gary, Judy Driscoll and her husband Carl, her brothers, Nelson Chagnon Jr and wife Pat, Bruce Chagnon and Gary Chagnon, and her significant other Norm Church and her cherished granddaughters, Avery and Harper Smith. She is also survived by her many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. She is predeceased by her mother Virginia and father Nelson and also her son Steven. Visiting hours will be held on Tuesday, May 30, 2017 from 4 pm to 7 pm at the Ready Funeral & Cremation Service South Chapel, 261 Shelburne Rd. Burlington. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, May 31, at 10am in St. Mark Catholic Church with a private burial to follow in Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington. Immediately following mass there will be a gathering for friends and family at Lakeview House Restaurant 1710 Shelburne Rd, South Burlington, VT 05403. Donations in Doreen's may be made to the McClure Miller VNA Respite House, 3113 Roosevelt Highway, Colchester, VT 05446.

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