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Raymond Ernest Gosselin

Raymond Ernest Gosselin

 

Raymond Ernest Gosselin

ESSEX JUNCTION — Raymond Ernest Gosselin, 85, died at his home on May 5, 2014 of natural causes. Raymond was born in Springfield, Vt. on March 11, 1929, the son of the late Onesime and Yvonnne (Rabideau) Gosselin. Raymond graduated from Springfield High School in 1947 and in 1957 moved to Essex Junction, to begin a career at IBM where he worked until he retired in 1985.

Raymond enjoyed square dancing and contra dancing and was an avid collector of books and information.

Raymond is survived by his sister, Loretta Otis, of Springfield, Vt.; his brother, Edward and his wife, Daisy, of Weathersfield, Vt.; and his brother, Ronald, and his wife, Susan, of Winooski, Vt. as well as many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents; his sister, Lorraine Archambault, and her husband, William (Jake); brother-in-law, John Otis; his sister, Janet Routhier, and her husband, Norman (Lefty); and a special friend Mary.

Raymond will be buried with his parents on Aug. 1 at St Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Springfield, Vt.  Memorial contributions may be made to the Brownell Library, 6 Lincoln Street, Essex Junction, VT 05452.