STORRS, CT and Woodstock, VT — Burial with military honors for Lyle R. Heselton, 92, husband of the late Louise E. (Waldo) Heselton, who died August 29 at an area convalescent home, was held Sept. 4 in the Riverside Cemetery in Woodstock, VT.
He was born in Windsor, VT on November 11, 1919, son of Harley and Myrtle (Lewis) Heselton and lived most of his life in Storrs.
He was a veteran of World War II, serving in the US Army Air Corps, and retired from Pratt & Whitney Aircraft Company.
He is survived by three sons, Brian C. Heselton and his wife Julie of Chesapeake, VA; Barry J. Heselton and his wife Janet of Manchester, CT, and Bruce R. Heselton of New Britain, CT; five grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society-Greater CT. Chapter, 659 Tower Ave. 1st FL, Hartford, CT 06112-1269.
To leave a condolence message please visit www.holmes-watkinsfuneralhomes.com.
The Holmes Funeral Home in Manchester, CT. handled arrangements.
This obituary first appeared in the September 7, 2012 print edition of the Vermont Standard.
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