Obituaries

Dorothy J. Ashford

March 1, 1932 - February 7, 2018

Burial Date

Obituaries » Dorothy J. Ashford

DOROTHY JEAN ASHFORD, 85, passed away on Feb. 7, 2018, at her home in Williamstown, surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Barre, March 1, 1932, to parents Forest A. Ashford and Stella Mae Ashford. Dorothy attended school in Barre City through eighth grade. When the family moved to Montpelier, it didn’t take her long to make many friends. Dorothy was a very upbeat and positive person who loved life and found the good in everyone. She loved music and was forever singing. She also loved animals and rescued a few to keep for herself or find homes for. Dorothy volunteered seven days a week at both Heaton Woods and Woodridge where the staff adored her and gave her a certificate of appreciation. She touched many lives in many ways and was beloved by all. She is survived by her beloved daughter, Debbi Hutchings Papineau and husband Rick; two granddaughters; two great-grandchildren; as well as two sisters Isabel “Chip” Evarts and husband Edward, of NH, and Stella LaFountain, of Barre; as well as many nieces and nephews.

Login to your account below

Fill the forms bellow to register

Retrieve your password

Please enter your username or email address to reset your password.