July 11, 1937 – January 3, 2014
Obituaries » RACHEL A. GUYETTE
GUYETTE, RACHEL ANN, 76, of East Montpelier, passed away in the comfort of her home and family on January 3. Born in Richmond on July 11, 1937, she was the daughter of the late Clarence J. and Dorothy E. (Collins) Lamson. She married Robert R. Guyette in Waterbury. Rachel grew up in Waterbury and attended Waterbury High School. As a young girl, she helped take care of her brothers and sisters and then following her marriage, was happy and busy as a homemaker and raising her family. Rachel later worked several years, first in housekeeping at the former Holiday Inn in Waterbury and later for the hot lunch program at the Waterbury Elementary School. In early years, Rachel enjoyed skiing and ice skating, as well as going for long car rides with Bob and her children, exploring the back roads of Vermont and looking for the next great place to live. Rachel is survived by her husband, Robert Guyette of East Montpelier; two sons, Thomas Guyette and wife Milisa of East Montpelier, Michael Guyette and wife Tammy of Barre; six grandchildren, five great-grandchildren; two sisters, Marcia Holden of Windsor and Sandra Williams of Duxbury; five brothers, Everett “Leo” Lamson of New Port Richey, Fla., Donald Lamson of Waterbury, Albert Lamson of Waterbury Center, Richard Lamson of Jonesville and Jack Lamson of Barre; as well as nieces, nephews and extended family. Rachel was predeceased by her daughter, Linda A. Green; two sisters, Alma Ashley and Florence Hanlon; and three brothers, Clarence “Pete” Lamson, Stanley Lamson Sr. and Harry Lamson.