Tanner Edward Gasco-Wiggin
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Tanner Edward Gasco-Wiggin
  • August 3, 1990 - January 26, 2017
  • Chester, Vermont

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Tanner Gasco-Wiggin
Memorial Service April 8th, 2017
Tanner Edward Gasco-Wiggin, 26, of Chester, Vt., left us on
January 26, 2017. He was born in Randolph, Vt., on July 3, 1990
and grew up in the Springfield area, attending Springfield schools
and graduating from Springfield High School in 2008. He
attended the Maine College of Art in Portland, Me., and he became
an accomplished artist and printmaker. Tanner cared deeply
about social and political causes and was a fierce advocate for
freedom of expression. He was an avid reader, and enjoyed
snowboarding, hiking, music of all kinds, and reading and writing
poetry.
He is survived by his father, Randall Wiggin and partner
Marybeth Maloney of Chester; his mother Valerie Gasco and his
step-father Jeff Lavin of Lehigh Acres, Florida; his paternal
grandmother, Ruth Wiggin, of Rutland; his brother, Ian Gasco-
Wiggin and sister, Siera Lavin, both of Boston, Mass.; and many
loving aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends in New England and
Florida.
A memorial service will be held at the Old Stone Church
(First Universalist), 103 North St, Chester, Vt., on Saturday, April
8th at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that
donations be made in Tanner's memory to: the Vermont Arts
Council, Outright Vermont, or the Vermont Suicide Prevention
Center.Arrangements under the direction of Adams Funeral Homes, Chester, Vermont.