March 2, 1929 - October 28, 2023
Obituaries » Paul E. Couture
Father Paul E. Couture, S.S.E., died on October 28, 2023, after a long illness. Father Couture was born in Barre, Vermont on March 2, 1929, the son of Flavien M. Couture and Laura Y. Beaudoin Couture. He attended Saint Edmund’s Juniorate in Swanton, Vermont, and graduated from Saint Michael’s College, Winooski Park, Vermont, in 1952. He professed first vows in the Society of Saint Edmund in Putney, Vermont on August 22, 1950, and was ordained to the priesthood on June 29, 1956, in La Storta, Italy. He is survived by his nieces and nephews, he also leaves behind many cousins, relatives, and friends. Visiting hours were held in the Chapel of Saint Michael the Archangel, on Thursday, November 2, with a Mass of Christian Burial celebrated shortly after. Burial followed in the Merrill Cemetery. Arrangements are in care of LaVigne Funeral Home, Winooski. To send online condolences please visit www.vtfuneralhomes.com.