WEST WINDSOR — Funeral services for Josephine Bernatchez, 59, a longtime resident of West Windsor who passed away on Thursday, Nov. 22 at her home, will be held Saturday, Dec. 15 at 2 p.m. at the Knight Funeral Home in Windsor. Committal services will be in the family lot in St. Francis of Assisi Cemetery in Windsor.
She was born August 28, 1953 in Windsor, the daughter of Joseph P. and Mary G. (Keeney) Bernatchez.
She received her early education at the Albert Bridge Elementary School in West Windsor and later attended a private girl’s school in Connecticut. She attended Horticultural School in Boston before returning to West Windsor. She was employed at Cider Hill Green House in Hartland for many years.
Josephine loved gardening, caring for horses and was an avid reader.
Survivors include several cousins.
She was predeceased by her mother in 1979; her father in 1980; and a brother, David J. Bernatchez in 2006.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Lucy Mackenzie Humane Society at PO Box 702, Brownsville, VT 05037.
The Knight Funeral Home in Windsor is entrusted with the arrangements.
Condolences may be expressed at www.knightfuneralhomes.com.
This obituary first appeared in the December 6, 2012 print edition of the Vermont Standard.
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