September 21, 1983 – December 5, 2013
Obituaries » HEATHER M. LAFOREST
LAFOREST, HEATHER MARIE, 30, of Berlin, died December 5, at the Central Vermont Medical Center. Her family was at her side. Born on September 21, 1983, she was the daughter of Michael and Sandy (Brown) LaForest. She attended elementary schools in Barre and Orange and was a graduate of Spaulding High School in 2003. During high school, she worked at the former Ames Department Store in Berlin. Heather had made her home in Barre and Berlin. She was affiliated with the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Berlin. Heather’s interests included crocheting, fishing, playing cards and games with her sisters, puzzles, and riding motorcycles. She was an avid race fan. She enjoyed attending races at Thunder Road and watching NASCAR. Survivors include her son, Colby; her mother, Sandy LaForest of Berlin; her father, Michael LaForest and wife, Tina of Orange; maternal grandmother, Peggy Jay and husband, Darrell of South Woodbury; paternal grandmother, Esther Lussier of Barre; two sisters, her twin, Jessica LaForest of Berlin and Corinne LaForest and her fiancé, Donald Wedge of Brandon; and two half-sisters, Jennifer Young and husband, Sean of Plainville, Mass. and Kristine Lane and husband, Travis of Northfield. She also leaves behind her companion, Terry Cormier of Orange as well as aunts, uncles, two nephews, one niece, and cousins. Heather was predeceased by a son, Dion; her maternal grandfather, Clifford Brown; and her paternal grandfather, Frank Lussier.