LYME, N.H. — A celebration of life will be held at a later date at the convenience of the family for B. Virginia “Ginny” Mazfield, 84, who died at her home on Friday, Feb. 3, 2012.
Ginny was born Oct. 30, 1927 in Windsor, the daughter of Sheldon and Pearl Miller.
She grew up in Hartland and graduated from Windsor High School.
Ginny married Lesle E. Maxfield on Dec. 31, 1960.
She was a devoted mother, business partner and homemaker. Ginny loved gardening, especially flowers, and spending time with her family. She also enjoyed volunteering for numerous projects at the Lyme Congregational Church. Ginny is survived by five daughter, June (Shepard) McKenzie, of San Bernadino, Calif., Ann (Shepard) Craser of Barton, Caroline Shepard of North pomfret, Lee (Shepard) Wetherby of Charlestown, N.H. and Hope (Shepard) Shaver of Fort Wayne, Ind.; one son, Harry K. Shepard, Jr. of Springfield; four stepdaughters, Elizabeth (Maxfield) Frary of Tunberidge, Marjory (Maxfield) Conldy of Taveres, Fla., Bernice “Bunny” (Maxfield) Aldrich, of Waxhaw, N.C., and Lorna (Maxfield) Eaton, 0f Lunenburg; two stepsons, Louis Maxfield of North Hartland and Robert Maxfield of Quechee; 31 grandchildren; 57 great-grandchildren; 27 great-great-grandchildren; and two brothers, Allen Miller of Edmond, Okla., and Vernon Miller of Vermont.
She was predeceased by her husband, Lesle E. Maxfield; a stepson, Richard Maxfield; a grandson; and two brothers, Darwin and Dorrence Miller.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Town of Lyme Fire Dept. PO Box 126, Lyme, N.H., 03768 or the charity of one’s choice.
The Knight Funeral Home in White River Jct., has been entrusted with arrangements.
Condolences can be expressed at www.knightfuneralhomes.com
This obituary first appeared in the February 9th print edition of the Vermont Standard.
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