On May 10th 2020, Heaven received an angel Mary T. Cardinal. Mary passed away at The Manor in Morrisville, Vermont, with daughter Cecelia by her side. Mary was born in Dummerston, to Harry and Anna Brown on June 30th 1929. Her mother passed at a young age and she was brought up by her stepmother Beatrice Brown and grandmother.
Mary was predeceased by her husband Maurice Cardinal. She was a mother of 4 and also raised several foster children like her own. Our mother leaves behind her daughter Cecelia ,son in law Randy Ellis and 5 children Scott, Timothy, Meredith, Heather and Randy all of Vermont. Son Robert whom was predeceased whom left daughter in law Colleen Cardinal of Connecticut with two sons Joshua and Tyler . A son Thomas and daughter in law Barbara Cardinal and three children Ashton, Tiffany and Cassandra of Michigan. Daughter Elizabeth and predeceased son in law Gary Daniels and two children Justin and Jessica of New Hampshire. Also a special foster daughter Margaret and son in law Jim Stewart and 2 children Jenny and Jessie of Texas. Many great grandchildren great great grandchildren and great great great grandchildren, whom she loved very much. Mary also had many special friends that she loved dearly. Mary also has son Thomas Cardinal grandsons Justin Rasmussen Joshua Cardinal and Jessie Stewart that all served in the military that she was proud of.
In Connecticut she completed her nursing license while raising her family then went to work at Danbury hospital for many years. She then moved to New Hampshire where she worked and retired from coo's coo's county .Then moved to Vermont where she was a volunteer grandmother at the Jericho school . Mary also lived in Tilton New Hampshire for awhile. Mary lived at Mann's meadow in Jeffersonville Vermont till she went to The Manor where she spent her last year. Mary loved cooking and baking. She would bake and donate chicken pies each year for churches. Mary was religious attending church where ever she lived. Mary read her bible everyday and enjoyed bible study groups. Mary will be missed by all.
Because of Covid-19 time there will only be a celebration of life at the cemetery which will be held at the Colebrook Village Cemetery in Colebrook, New Hampshire on September 19th at 1:00. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in honor of Mary to Lamoille County Meals on Wheels, 27 Upper Main Street, Morrisville Vermont 05661 or Lamoille Home Health and Hospice, 54 Farr Avenue, Morrisville Vermont 05661 or the Cambridge Fire department, P.O. Box 231, Jeffersonville, Vermont 05464. Thank you in advance. Online memories and condolences can be made by visiting awrfh.com.