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Betty Ann Rainville

September 13, 1931 ~ October 31, 2017 (age 86)




Betty Ann Rainville passed away on October 31, 2017.  She was born in Grand Isle, VT to Carl and Arietta (Rocque) Patnode on September 13, 1931. Betty graduated from Essex Center High School in 1949. She married John Lambert in 1950.


John and Betty ran a dairy farm in Essex Center for 7 years.  Betty worked as a bartender at the Lincoln Inn for 25 years developing many lifelong friends.  John and Betty were married for 32 years until his passing in 1982.  


In 1984 Betty married Paul Rainville.  Paul and Betty were married for 27 years until his passing in 2011.


She loved ice fishing, card games, scrabble, family get-togethers and the Red Sox.


Betty was predeceased by her parents, first husband John, second husband Paul, and 4 sisters; Thelma Weingart, Joyce Cardinal, Theone Bolduc and Carol Bartlett.


Surviving Betty are her brother Robert (Annette) Patnode of Florida, brother-in-law Irving Bartlett, adopted daughter Judy Perras and her friend Dwight Burleson, many nieces, nephews, and cousins.


A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday, November 6, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at Holy Family Church, 4 Prospect Street, Essex Junction, VT. Interment immediately following at Holy Family Cemetery, Lincoln Street, Essex Junction, VT.


Corbin & Palmer Funeral Home, 9 Pleasant Street, Essex Junction, VT in care of arrangements.    


 Service Information

Mass of Christian Burial
November 6, 2017

11:00 AM
Holy Family Church
36 Lincoln Street
Essex, VT 05452

Interment following

Holy Family cemetery
4 Prospect Street
Essex, VT 05452

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