Raymond A. Viens
Raymond A. Viens, 90, passed away Nov. 8, 2014 surrounded by his loving family. He was born in St. Albans Bay on Jan. 24, 1924 to Phillippe and Amanda (Loisell) Viens. He worked for McKenzies Packing and the Burlington High School. He married the love of his life Claire Thibault on June 3, 1950. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus and St John the Baptist.
Left to cherish his memory is his wife Claire, children Paulette (Mark) Noyes, Raymond (Jane) Viens Rose (Brian) Chicoine, Denise (Paul) Provost, Gerald (Sharon) Viens, Richard (Tracy) Viens, 16 grandchildren, 10 grandchildren, brother Joseph (Jean) Viens, sisters Anna Cota, Irene Brosseau, Sister Bertha Viens, sister-in-law Therese Viens, many nieces, nephews, cousin and countless friends.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 11 a.m. Nov. 15, 2014 at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Winooski. Donations may be made to Vermont Respite House or St Francis Xavier School. Online condolences may be shared with the family at www.lavignefuneralhome.com. Arrangements are under the care and direction of LaVigne Funeral Home and Cremations Service.