Reginald LaFrance

Reginald LaFrance

COLCHESTER – Reginald Phillip LaFrance, 50, passed away on Feb. 5, 2017.

Reggie was born Sept. 15, 1966 in Burlington, to the late Reginald and Suzanne LaFrance. He attended Essex High School. He was a self-employed flooring installer for the last 20 years. He enjoyed working on cars, watching NASCAR and spending time with family and friends.

Reggie is survived by his longtime partner, Deb Ward; by his only child, Skye Moyer, and her husband, Nathan, and their four children Ethan, Carlee, Emmitt and Caleb; by his brother Scott and his wife, Deirdre, and their five children Dakota, Jayden, Kendra, Keira and Blake; by his sister, Kristie, and her daughter, Sarah; by his brother Sean and his wife, Kimberley; by his step-sister Kary Dubuque and her husband, Mike, and their two children Alex and Adam and by numerous extended family and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents and his step-brother Jeff LaFrance.

Visiting hours will be held Thursday, Feb. 9 from 5-7 p.m. at Minor Funeral and Cremation Center in Milton with a memorial service held at 7 p.m. by the Rev. John Feltz.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in care of Deirdre LaFrance, 35 Marrs Hollow Rd., Milton, VT 05468 to help offset the cost of the funeral. The family wishes to extend their gratitude to the staff and providers at UVM Medical Center, especially Dr. Bruce Leavitt and his team, for their care and compassion.