May 24, 1932 - October 26, 2023
Obituaries » Marlene A. DeFreest
Marlene Ann (Farrow) DeFreest 91, of Warren, Vermont passed away in the comfort of her home surrounded by her loving family on Thursday, October 26. She was born on May 24, 1932, in Barnet, Vermont, the daughter of Ira and Clara (Dopp) Farrow, of Ryegate Vermont. Marlene attended UVM and Keene State College, graduating with a Bachelor of Science in Home Economics. At UVM she roomed with Kathleen DeFreest and was introduced to David DeFreest of Warren, Vermont. The couple were married in North Ryegate on February 20, 1954. She is survived by her sister, children, grandchildren and extended family. A celebration of Marlene’s life was held on Sunday, November 5, in Waitsfield, Vermont. Memorial gifts can be sent to the Mad River Ambulance Service, PO Box 305, Waitsfield, VT 05673 or to the Mad River Community Fund, PO Box 353, Waitsfield, VT 05673. Arrangements are in the care of the Perkins-Parker Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Waterbury, Vermont.