Miriam K. DuquetApril 02,2013
Miriam K. Duquet
Miriam K. Duquet
BARRE ó Miriam Kerrigan Duquet, 82, of New York, N.Y., died March 30, 2013, at Woodridge Rehabilitation and Nursing Home in Berlin, Vt., with her daughter and son by her side.
Miriam was born Nov. 30, 1930, in New York, where she grew up, married Jean Paul Duquet and moved to Montreal, Miami, back to Montreal, and then lived in Barre, Vt., with her daughter, Diane, and family.
Miriam is survived by her daughter, Diane, and her husband, John (Barre, Vt.); her son Marc and his wife, Sophie (St. Therese, Canada); her brother Edward and his wife, Jeannette (New Jersey); her grandson Alexandre, granddaughter Chloe, grandson Sean, step-granddaughter Lauren; and other nieces and nephews. Miriam was predeceased by her husband, Jean-Paul, her son JP, her parents and two brothers.
Miriam truly loved spending time with family, debating world issues, crossword puzzles, Pavarotti, traveling, Barbra Streisand, enjoyed old movies, television and grocery shopping.
There will be no calling hours. A private celebration of her life will be held by family at a later date.
The family wishes to extend their heartfelt thanks and appreciation to the staff of Woodridge Nursing Home, especially the Maplegrove Wing, Amy Brewer APRN, Dr. Anthony Williams, the staff of Central Vermont Home Health, and the Council on Aging.
In lieu of flowers, a donation to the Woodridge Maple Grove Unit Wing can be made to P.O. Box 550, Barre, VT 05641; or to the American Diabetes Association, Vermont Chapter, 1 Kennedy Drive L8, South Burlington, VT 05403-7165.
Those wishing to express online condolences may do so at www.guareandsons.com.
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