CHESTER, Vt. – Dorothy M. Spafford, 72, passed away on Friday, March 9, 2018 at the Springfield Health and Rehabilitation Center in Springfield, Vt. She was born July 29, 1945 in Providence, R.I. the daughter of Oscar R. and Ellen A. (Bose) Spafford. She graduated from Chester High School class of 1964, and later attended nurse’s training.
She worked at Springfield Health and Rehabilitation Center in Springfield, Vt. She was later employed at Readex/News Bank in Chester, Vt. for 38 years, retiring in 2014.
She loved animals and always had dogs and horses. She loved to travel and enjoyed driving, getting lost, and finding new places and having new adventures.
She is survived by one brother Roger Spafford of Atlanta, three sisters Patricia Spafford of Chester, Sharon Anoe of Chester, and Anne Amsden of Windham, also by many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
She was predeceased by her parents, two brothers George Spafford and Francis Spafford, and by one sister Marjorie Kendall.
Friends may call at the Davis Memorial Chapel in Springfield, Vt. on Friday evening March 16, 2018 from 6 to 8 p.m. A graveside service will be held at a later date in the Pine Grove Cemetery in North Springfield, Vt.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in her name to the Springfield Humane Society, 401 Skitchewaug Trail, Springfield, VT, 05156. Arrangements are under the direction of the Davis Memorial Chapel in Springfield, Vt.