Henry J. Tregidgo

August 9, 1940 ~ April 16, 2019 (age 78)


Henry J. Tregidgo

South Burlington, VT


Henry J. Tregidgo, 78, passed away on April 16, 2019.  Henry was born in Paterson, NJ, August 9, 1940 to Henry and Norma (Collari) Tregidgo.  He graduated from East Paterson High School. Henry married Joyce E. Woodruff in Clifton, NJ on January 11, 1964. They shared many memories and good times throughout their 55 years together.

Henry worked in the pharmaceutical business as a machinist retiring in 2002 and also volunteered for the Essex Junction, VT Fire Department. His spare time was spent with Joyce, fishing and watching his favorite movies. He was an avid NY Yankees fan.


Left behind to cherish his memory are his wife, Joyce; daughters Debbie Pelkey and her husband Tim and Joyce Rublee and her husband Bruce; six grandchildren Kyle, Kaylyn (Mike), Courtney and Corey Pelkey and Kara (Hady) and Chelsea Rublee; one great-grandchild Ella Wells; two sisters Janet Critelli and Doris Wechtler and several nieces, especially Donna Azarian, and several nephews.


He was predeceased by his parents and brother, Ronny Tregidgo.


The family was deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Henry’s sister, Lois Demeter, just two days after his.  


A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 am on Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at Holy Family Catholic Church, 30 Lincoln Street, Essex Junction, VT.


In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation in Henry’s name to Elderwood at Burlington Recreation Fund, 98 Starr Farm Road, Burlington, VT  05408.




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Mass of Christian Burial
April 23, 2019

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

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