• Shirley D. Wiedenmayer
    December 07,2013

    Shirley D. Wiedenmayer

    Shirley D. Wiedenmayer

    WORCESTER ó Shirley (Davenport) Wiedenmayer, 90, passed away Friday, Nov. 29, 2013, at Central Vermont Medical Center.

    Born May 23, 1923, to Leonard Davenport and Lena (Ackley) Davenport, Shirley was raised in Mount Holly, Vt., with her sisters, Lula and Evelyn. She then moved to Wallingford, where she married Donald Wiedenmayer in 1963. They moved that year to Worcester, Vt., where they lived for 50 years. Donald died Nov. 21, 2013.

    Shirley loved to cook, ski, golf and knit.

    She was an active member of the Daughters of the American Revolution and served as treasurer for many years.

    Anyone who had the privilege of knowing her was touched by her kindness, warmth and generosity. Being a grandmother was what she enjoyed most.

    She is survived by her daughters, Ellen Davenport; Lisa Thorn and husband Robert; and Carla Garvey and husband James. Grandchildren, Kevin Darkmoor and wife Mary; Melanie Ricker and husband Shawn; Benjamin Mason and wife Jessica; Joshua Mason; John Hagan; Matthew Fagginger-Auer and wife Sarah; Erich Fagginger-Auer and wife Angela; Benjamin Thorn and wife Lynn. Great-grandchildren, Zachary Ricker, Kyle Mason and Henry Fagginger-Auer.

    Interment will be in the spring at the Green Hill Cemetery in Wallingford, Vt.

    Online condolences may be sent to www.guareandsons.com.

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