SPRINGFIELD, Vt. – Katherine Irene Gosselin, 65, of Springfield, Vt., passed away Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at her home surrounded by her two loving daughters. In her final days, she was surrounded by family and friends.
She was born Jan. 28, 1954 in Babylon, N.Y. to Russell and Catherine Blair, and spent most of her life living in Springfield. Kathy was someone who was always on the go. Her sitting still was not something she did well.
Kathy is survived by two daughters Stephanie Stoodley of Rutland, Vt. and retired Master SGT Melissa Self (Bill) of Summerville, S.C.; her five grandchildren Abigail and Elizabeth of Rutland, Vt. and Gary, Ryan, and Samantha of Summerville, S.C. Kathy is also survived by a brother Russell Blair and his wife Lisa of Cavendish, Vt. along with their two children Jill Flynn and Jim Blair; and by a sister Nancy Wettach and her husband Joe of Green Valley, Ariz., and their daughters Valerie Lussier and Rhonda Costa; and a great-niece Sierra and two great-nephews Brandyn and Evan; and by special friends Sheila Quelch and April Gammons.
She was predeceased by both of her parents and by a niece Nancy Ann Parkhurst.
The family would like to thank the cancer center at both DHMC and RRMC.
A time of visitation will be held Sunday, May 19, 2019, from 3 to 5 p.m., at the Davis Memorial Chapel, 99 Summer St., Springfield, Vt. Contributions may be made to the Foley Cancer at Rutland Regional Medical Center, or to Visiting Nurse and Hospice of VT and NH, P.O. Box 881, Brattleboro, VT 05302.
Davis Memorial Chapel in Springfield is assisting with arrangements.