Clinton John Casavant
Essex JCT., VT
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Clinton John Casavant on December 6, 2020 in Woodbury, VT. He was born August 8, 1931 in Colchester, VT to Gerald John and Helen (Weston) Casavant.
After graduation from Cambridge High School he worked for Tobin’s Radio & TV and VT Electric Co-Op installing electric heat. After his tenure at VT Electric Co-Op, Clinton went to work for IBM in Essex Junction in facilities maintenance retiring after 25 years. Not one to sit still, after retirement Clinton worked for The Automaster driving cars.
Clinton proudly served his country as a member of the Army National Guard. He was also a member of the VT State Police Auxiliary.
On October 4, 1956 Clinton married the love of his life, Eleanor Janet Stewart. They made many happy memories in their 64 years together.
Clinton was an avid outdoorsman. He loved fishing and snowmobiling with family and friends. He also enjoyed woodworking and socializing at the Quality Bake Shop each morning. Clinton also enjoyed sitting on the back end of his vehicle and waving to neighbors and people passing by. He will be sorely missed but greatly remembered by all who knew him.
Left behind to cherish Clinton’s memory are his wife Eleanor; children Debbie Casavant, Cindy Gillespie, and Denise Morse and her husband Brad; grandchildren Sarah Tubbs, Curtis Tubbs, Amy Gillespie, Brad Collins, Andrew Gillespie, Constance Sulpasso, Erinn Morse and Kelly Morse. Also surviving are great-grandchildren Ella Cunningham, Poppy Collins, Luke Collins, Wyatt Morse, Blaine Gillespie and Emory Gillespie.
Services for Clinton will be private and at the convenience of the family.
Arrangements are in care of Corbin and Palmer Funeral Home, 9 Pleasant Street, Essex Junction, VT.