Obituaries

Frank Chaput
B: 1953-07-22
D: 2018-09-10
View Details
Chaput, Frank
Suzanne Leavitt
B: 1939-07-31
D: 2018-09-09
View Details
Leavitt, Suzanne
Maryann Zeno
B: 1925-07-22
D: 2018-09-02
View Details
Zeno, Maryann
Chreston Rabtoy
B: 1945-12-11
D: 2018-08-29
View Details
Rabtoy, Chreston
Adam Roy
B: 1987-07-01
D: 2018-08-27
View Details
Roy, Adam
David Leary
B: 1958-07-26
D: 2018-08-22
View Details
Leary, David
Richard Perkins
B: 1925-12-17
D: 2018-08-21
View Details
Perkins, Richard
Douglas Kehoe
B: 1956-02-16
D: 2018-08-21
View Details
Kehoe, Douglas
David Fisher
B: 1959-03-07
D: 2018-08-17
View Details
Fisher, David
Arthur Rye
B: 1946-04-03
D: 2018-08-15
View Details
Rye, Arthur
Allen Martin
B: 1933-02-13
D: 2018-08-15
View Details
Martin, Allen
Hazel Dunkling
B: 1934-09-08
D: 2018-08-14
View Details
Dunkling, Hazel
Albert Ledoux
B: 1941-11-20
D: 2018-08-11
View Details
Ledoux, Albert
Robert Landry
B: 1943-02-28
D: 2018-08-10
View Details
Landry, Robert
Emily Pittman-Swint
B: 1988-05-14
D: 2018-08-04
View Details
Pittman-Swint, Emily
Jane Nesbitt
B: 1952-07-14
D: 2018-08-04
View Details
Nesbitt, Jane
Beverly Markham
B: 1953-06-03
D: 2018-07-22
View Details
Markham, Beverly
Wallace Roberts
B: 1941-07-02
D: 2018-07-22
View Details
Roberts, Wallace
Frederick Boyden
B: 1942-09-10
D: 2018-07-11
View Details
Boyden, Frederick
Wilfred Root
B: 1935-07-02
D: 2018-07-10
View Details
Root, Wilfred
Judith Turner
B: 1942-07-06
D: 2018-07-06
View Details
Turner, Judith

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
1176 Main Street
Fairfax, VT 05454
Phone: 802-849-6261
Fax: 802-849-6262

This Book of Memories memorial website is designed to be a permanent tribute paying tribute to the life and memory of Alice Williams. It allows family and friends a place to re-visit, interact with each other, share and enhance this tribute for future generations. We are both pleased and proud to provide the Book of Memories to the families of our community.

Thank you.

Cancel
Select Candle

Obituary for Alice Williams (Hallowich)

Alice  Williams (Hallowich)
Alice Williams, age 87, passed away peacefully on March 4, 2018 at the McClure Miller VNA Respite House. She faced pancreatic cancer with strength, grace and dignity.
She was born on December 27, 1930 in Jessup, PA, the daughter of Frank and Sue (Kobrick) Hallowich. She graduated from Waymart High School and attended East Stroudsburg State College, PA.
In 1951, Alice married her high school sweetheart, Harry Williams. They transferred with IBM in 1957 from Poughkeepsie, NY to Essex Junction where they both became active members of the community and the First Congregational Church.
After the passing of her beloved Harry, Alice enjoyed being a librarian at Hiawatha Elementary School. She then worked as a secretary, retiring from IBM.
Alice was an avid sports lover. She was a lifelong member of Rocky Ridge Golf Club and loved playing in the Vermont State Days. Also a member of the “On the Hill, Not Over the Hill” ski club at Smugglers Notch, she enjoyed hitting the slopes well into her 80’s. She loved watching pro golf and was a huge fan of Phil Mickelson. Having played varsity basketball herself, she loved watching the game. She was a season ticket holder to UVM men’s basketball for the last 20 years, attending the home games and cheering for “our boys”. When she couldn’t attend a game, she watched it on TV or streamed it live on her computer.
In addition to sports, Alice loved walking, reading a great book, traveling with family and attending concerts and plays. Gathering with friends to play cards, she often earned bragging rights as she had a knack for poker and “31”.
She is survived by her children, daughter Jamie Halvarson of Malta, NY; her son Scott and his wife Cathy (Stone) of Richmond, VT; her son Jason of Avondale, AZ; two beloved grandchildren, Patrick Halvarson and wife Katie (Kennedy) of Ft. Myers, FL and Nicole (Williams) Zajdman and husband Josh of Manhattan, NY;two great-grandchildren Connor and Brendan Halvarson; sister Lorraine Robinson, several nieces and nephews, their children and grandchildren. She is pre-deceased by her parents, brothers-in-law Thomas Robinson and David Williams, a nephew Ronnie, and the love of her life, her husband Harry.
A memorial service will be held on March 17, 2018 at 1pm at the First Congregational Church, 39 Main Street, Essex Junction, VT, followed by a Celebration of Life Luncheon at Catamount Country Club, 1400 Mountain View Rd, Williston, VT.
Alice and her family would like to thank VNA Home Hospice nurse Nancy Carlson RN for her kindness, shared sense of humor and expertise as well as the staff at the VNA Respite House for their compassionate care.They would also like to extend thanks to very close friend Claire Wilcox, our fabulous extended family andmany long-time friends and neighbors who offered much love and support.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be directed to the First Congregational Church, 39 Main Street, Essex Junction, VT, 05452 or to UVM Men’s Basketball, UVM Foundation, 411 Main Street, Burlington, VT 05401 (or online at go.uvm.edu/williams). The family also invites you to share your memories and condolences by visiting www.awrfh.com.
Order Flowers
Recently Shared Condolences
Recently Shared Stories
Recently Shared Photos