Georgia, VT — Audrey V. Berger, 94, passed away Jan. 16, 2013 at the St. Albans Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center in St. Albans following a long illness. Audrey was born Feb. 10, 1918 in Highgate, the daughter of the late Robert J. and Rachael A. Bowers Graham.
While living in the Washington D.C. area, she worked as a lithograph operator in the U.S. Government Printing Offices. She worked at the Swanton Lamp Factory while living in Highgate. Audrey had a love for reading, sewing and needlepoint, embroidering tablecloths, pillowcases, table scarves and making quilts which she gave to friends and family members.
Audrey is survived by her children Robert T. Graham and his wife, Martha, of Highgate; Ronald Carton of Tyrone, Penn.; Gerald Carton and his wife, Cheryl, of No. Hero; Dennis Moore and his wife, Marie, of Georgia; Garrett Carton and his wife, Susan, of St. Albans; Christopher Moore and his wife, Mary, of Ormand Beach, Fla.; Christine Cook and her husband, Gerry, of Olive, Mo.; Michael Moore and his wife, Josie, of Sedalia, Mo.; Richard Moore and his wife, Earline, of Sedalia, Mo.; and stepchildren Benton Berger and his wife, Maxine, of Lebanon, Penn. and James Berger and his wife, Eva Mae, of Dover, Penn. She is survived by her brother, Robert G. Graham, of Hartford, Conn. and a niece, Audrey Briggs of Washington, D.C. Audrey is also survived by numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren, great nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her spouses Patrick Carton, James Moore and Benton Berger and also by her son, Stephen Moore, as well as several brothers and sisters.
Visiting hours will be held on Monday, Jan. 21, 2013 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at Minor Funeral Home in Milton. A Christian burial service will be held Tuesday, Jan. 22 at 11 a.m. at Ascension Church in Georgia. Burial will be later in the spring in the Highgate Cemetery in Highgate.
In lieu of flowers, Audrey had requested that contributions be made to the American Kidney Fund, 6110 Executive Blvd. Suite 1010, Rockville, MD 20852-9813. Online condolences may be made at www.minorfh.com.