Paulete Peltier

Paulete Peltier

MILTON – Paulette M. Peltier, 69, passed away suddenly Saturday, May 14, 2016 at her home in Milton.

Paulette was born Oct. 13, 1946 in Burlington, the daughter of John and Marjorie Paradee Bourgeois. She graduated from Milton High School with the Class of 1964. On Oct. 22, 1966, she married Lewis Peltier Jr. in Milton and would have celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary this fall. An avid New England Patriots fan, Paulette worked as a hairdresser in St. Albans and later became a secretary and dental assistant for a local dental practice.

She is survived by her husband, Lewis, of Milton and her daughter, Brandy, of Williston; by her mother, Marjorie Bourgeois, of Milton; her brother, John Bourgeois, and his partner, Brian Roy, of Milton; her sister, Jacquelyn Root, and her husband, Gary, of Milton and their children, Kelsey and James Burbo and Casey Root; by her mother-in-law, Elizabeth Marshall, of Burlington; her brother in-law, Robert Peltier, and his wife, Jane, of Milton and his sister-in-law, Ellen Rivers, and her husband, Clifford, of Vergennes and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her father, John, in 2009.

Visiting hours will be held Saturday, May 21, 2016 from 2 to 4 p.m. at Minor Funeral Home, Route 7 in Milton. A service will be held at 4 p.m. in the funeral home with the Rev. Elizabeth Griffin officiating.

In lieu of flowers, it is asked contributions may be made to either the Humane Society of Chittenden County, 142 Kindness Court, South Burlington, VT 05403 or to The Flag Trust created for the maintenance of flags along Route 7 in Milton, c/o Sheryl Prince. P.O. Box 101 Milton, VT 05468.

Online condolences may be made at www.minorfh.com.