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Marguerite Marie Emma Ames

December 26, 1920 - January 6, 2013

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Marguerite Marie Emma Ames, 92, of Morgan, VT passed away peacefully at her home with her loving family around her on January 6, 2013. She was born on December 26, 1920 in Johnson,VT, the daughter of Henry and Delores (Bergeron) Maynard who predeceased her. On July 5, 1939 she married Alton Frederick Ames, Sr who predeceased her in September 2004. She loved traveling to Maine with her husband. Marguerite loved to cook, crochet, and spending time working on her rose bushes. She also loved her reader digests and daily bread books, and loved spending time with her family.
She is survived by her three children: Anita Derosier of Newport, VT, Alton Ames, Jr of Swanton, VT and Arthur Ames of Morgan, VT. She was a proud grandmother of 8 grandchildren, Carol Derosier and her partner Leo of Newport, VT, Ronald Derosier, Jr of Newport, VT, Mary Higginson and her husband Robert of Morgan, VT Lisa LaBounty and her husband David, Sr of Derby, VT. Melissa Wilcox and her partner Richard of Newport, VT, Alton Ames, 111 of North Dakota, Octavia Ames of North Dakota, and Michael Ames and his wife Holly of Ohio. She has 10 great grandchildren and 1 great great granddaughter. She is survived by 2 sisters and 1 brother and a special niece and her husband. She was predeceased by her step mother Dorothy Maynard. She was predeceased by 1 sister and 4 brothers and her son-in-law Hector Derosier, Sr. Graveside services will be held on July 5, 2013 @ 11:00 A.M. at the Clark Cemetery in Morgan, VT. Should friends desire, contributions in her memory to American Heart Association, Vermont Affiliate,Inc, 434 Hurricane Lane, Williston, VT 05495. On-line condolences may be sent to the family through the funeral home website at Arrangements are entrusted to the care of Curtis-Britch-Converse-Rushford Funeral Home, locally family owned and operated.