October 31, 1936 – October 5, 2013
Obituaries » LEONA M. LAMSON
LAMSON, LEONA M., 76, a longtime resident of Waterbury Center, passed away on October 5 at the home of her daughter and son-in-law in Berlin, with her family at her side. Leona was born in Burlington Oct. 31, 1936, the daughter of the late Andrew C. and Loretta (Champney) Fuller Sr. She married Stanley C. Lamson Sr. Oct. 2, 1954, in Richmond. He predeceased her Dec. 10, 1998. Leona attended school in Richmond and, once married, was a homemaker raising her and Stanley’s children and caring for her father for many years in their home. She worked part time as a waitress at Spruce Pond Inn for many years; she also worked for Nichols Lodge and Commodores Inn in housekeeping, and Chittenden Bank doing custodial work. In her leisure time she enjoyed camping, traveling and in particular spending time with her children and grandchildren, who were the love of her life. Leona is survived by her children, Stanley Jr. and wife, Diane, of Waterbury Center, Lisa Jennison and husband, David, of Waterbury Center, Lori Fisk and husband, Randy Sr., of Waterbury Center, Lynn “Peaches” Commo and husband, Don, of Berlin, Scott and wife, Mary-Ellen “Em,” of Waterbury Center; 13 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; three step-great-grandchildren; three sisters, Priscilla Young, Shirley Lamson, Sandra Auger; three brothers, William Fuller, Raymond Fuller, Andrew Fuller Jr.; many nieces and nephews; as well as her very dear friend, Ralph Vezina. She was predeceased by a son, Steven Lamson; three brothers, Rodney, Charles and Donald Fuller; and a sister, Alberta Felton. Leona was loved by many and had many special people in her life whom she considered part of her family, in particular Gina Turner, whom she considered one of her granddaughters.