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Eileen R. Gagne

December 23, 1941 December 18, 2018
Eileen R.  Gagne
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Obituary for Eileen R. Gagne

SWANTON – Eileen R. Gagne, age 76, passed away on Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at her Swanton home surrounded by her loving family.

She was born in Swanton on December 23, 1941 to the late Sylvio & Ruby (Wells) Quilliam.

Eileen spent her life living in the Swanton-St. Albans area. On June 8, 1963 she married Andre J. Gagne. Her favorite time of year was Christmas, when she baked incredible sugar rolls, and meat pies. She was a home maker and took pride in caring for her family, her life revolved around her husband, children, and grandchildren. In her free time Eileen could be found knitting mittens for her kids and grandchildren. She enjoyed watching the hummingbirds, making sure they always had ample amounts of sugar water, WCAX News, Across the Fence and the Soaps. Andre and Eileen enjoyed vacationing together, taking trips to Disney World in Florida, the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville and various other trips.

She is survived by her husband, Andre Gagne of Swanton; their four children, Michael Gagne and his wife, Jodie of Swanton, Denise Mercy and her husband, Mike of Montgomery Center, Mark Gagne and his partner, Paul Jung of Fort Lee, NJ, and Matthew Gagne and his wife, Katie of Swanton. Grandchildren, Katie Piper and her wife, Alexandra of Vacaville, CA, Michelle Gagne and her significant other Colby Dupuis of St. Albans, Heather Lundborg and her husband, Zachary of Lynchburg, VA, Eric Mercy of Montgomery Center, Matthew and Kaleb Gagne of Swanton, Wyatt and Willow Jung, of Fort Lee, NJ; brothers, Edward Quilliam and his wife, Nancy of St. Albans, Robert Quilliam and his wife, Shirley of Swanton & Zephir Hills, FL and her sister, Agnes Bouchard and her husband, Clayton of Swanton. Besides her parents, Eileen was predeceased by her brothers, Paul and David Quilliam.

The family would like to acknowledge and thank the nurses and volunteers from Franklin Home Health for all the care, love and support they provided for Eileen.

Visitation will be held on Friday, December 21, 2018 from 7-9:00 PM at Kidder Memorial Home, 89 Grand Ave., Swanton.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, December 22, 2018 at 11:00 AM at the Church of the Nativity, Canada Street, Swanton. Interment will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery in Swanton.

For those who wish, contributions in Eileen’s memory may be made to Franklin County Home Health Agency, 3 Home Health Circle, St. Albans, VT 05478

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7:00 PM 12/21/2018 7:00:00 PM - 9:00 PM 12/21/2018 9:00:00 PM
Kidder Memorial Home

89 Grand Avenue
Swanton, VT 05488

Kidder Memorial Home
89 Grand Avenue Swanton 05488 VT
United States

Mass of Christian Burial




11:00 AM 12/22/2018 11:00:00 AM - 12:00 PM 12/22/2018 12:00:00 PM
Church of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary

65 Canada Street
Swanton, Vermont 05488

Church of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary
65 Canada Street Swanton 05488 Vermont
United States

Cemetery Details


Saint Mary’s Roman Catholic Cemetery Final Resting Place

65 Canada Street
Swanton, VT 05488

65 Canada Street Swanton 05488 VT
United States

Memorial Contribution

Franklin County Home Health Agency

3 Home Health Circle
St. Albans, Vermont 05478

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