Gary Page Dvm
Gary Lynn Page DVM, 71, of Colchester, passed away on Monday May 14, 2018 at the University of Vermont Medical Center in Burlington. He was born on December 3, 1946 in Galion, Ohio son of the late Robert and Louise (Buck) Page.
A proud Buckeye and avid football fan, he graduated from The Ohio State University in 1968 with a Bachelor of Science and in 1972 with a Doctorate in Veterinary medicine. He founded Malletts Bay Veterinary Hospital in 1974 where he practiced as a small animal veterinarian until his retirement in 2011, when his son Dustin took over the practice.
Gary will be remembered by his loved ones for his quick wit and love of laughter.
Gary is survived by his loving wife of 44 years Susan (Parsons) Page, his daughter Kristen Page Wright and husband Corin Wright, his son Dustin Page and wife Sara Wohlhueter-Page, a brother John Page and wife JoAnne, a sister Janet Whitehill and husband Ronald, several nieces and nephews, grandchildren Alistair Wright (10), Sebastian Wright (8), Cassandra Wright (7) and granddaughter Devyn Lynn Page who was born on May 15, 2018. He was especially proud of his 2 children who followed him into the medical field. His daughter Kristen is a physician and his son Dustin is also a veterinarian.
His family would like to thank Dr. David Kaminski as well as the physicians and nurses of the Emergency Department and Medical ICU at the University of Vermont medical center for their care during his brief hospitalization.
Per Gary’s wishes there will be no public visiting hours. A graveside funeral service for family will be held on Saturday May 19. Memorial contributions in Gary’s memory may be made to Humane Society of Chittenden County, 142 Kindness Court, South Burlington, VT 05403. The family invites you to share your memories and condolences by visiting www.awrfh.com