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Evey J. Lafar

July 23, 1948 February 3, 2019
Evey J.  Lafar
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Obituary for Evey J. Lafar

SWANTON – Evey J. Lafar, age 70, passed away Sunday, February 3, 2019 at his home in Swanton.

He was born in Swanton on July 23, 1948, the son of the late William E. and Catherine A. (Cusson) Lafar.

Evey was a lifelong resident of the Swanton community. He attended St. Anne’s Academy and was a proud member of the “Swanton Seven,” a well-known bunch of mischievous young men who tormented the local police. Evey enjoyed muscle cars and tractor pulling competitions. “Nothing runs like a deere!” Evey worked for Dynastar, Rossignol Ski Company and started his own excavating business upon retirement.

He is survived by his wife, Patricia of Swanton; his son, William Lafar of Swanton and his significant other, Christiane Brown of Newport; and a beloved granddog, Sheba. Evey was predeceased by his parents, two sisters, Agnes Gagne and Donna L. Lafar; and a brother-in-law, Romeo Gagne.

Visitation will be held on Friday, February 8, 2019 from 6-9:00 PM at Kidder Memorial Home, Swanton Vermont.

A funeral mass will be held on Saturday, February 9, 2019 at 11:00 AM at Kidder Memorial Home, Swanton, Vermont. Interment will immediately follow in the St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Swanton, Vermont.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Evey’s memory can be made to Franklin County Animal Rescue, 30 Sunset Meadows, St. Albans, 05478, Camp Ta Kum Ta, 77 Sunset View Road, South Hero, VT 05486, St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas PI, Memphis, TN 38105, Wounded Warrior Project, 4899 Belfort Road, Suite 300, Jacksonville, FL 32256.

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6:00 PM 2/8/2019 6:00:00 PM - 9:00 PM 2/8/2019 9:00:00 PM
Kidder Memorial Home

89 Grand Avenue
Swanton, VT 05488

Kidder Memorial Home
89 Grand Avenue Swanton 05488 VT
United States





11:00 AM 2/9/2019 11:00:00 AM
Kidder Memorial Home

89 Grand Avenue
Swanton, VT 05488

Kidder Memorial Home
89 Grand Avenue Swanton 05488 VT
United States

Cemetery Details


St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery - Swanton Final Resting Place

65 Canada Street
Swanton, VT 05488

65 Canada Street Swanton 05488 VT
United States

Memorial Contribution

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

501 St. Jude Place
Memphis, TN 38105

Wounded Warrior Project

P.O. Box 758517
Topeka, KS 66675

Franklin County Animal Rescue

30 Sunset Meadows
St. Albans, VT 05478

Camp Ta Kum Ta

P.O. Box 459
South Hero, Vermont 05486

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