VERGENNES -- Laurie Hutchins, born on Dec. 6, 1960, passed away on Oct. 4, 2014.

Laurie spent most of her life as a cook at local restaurants and a bouncer at a local bar. Laurie especially enjoyed doing fundraising for local charities and families in need. Laurie also enjoyed hosting a July 4th barbecue for family and friends every year.

Laurie is survived by her three sons, Michael Tucker of Hinesburg, Justin Hutchins of Vergennes, and Jack Hutchins of Panton; three siblings, Brian Curler and wife, Colleen, of Panton, Tammy Burbo and husband, Joe, of Vergennes, and Mark Curler and companion, Shirley, of Panton; five grandchildren; one great-niece; and seven nieces and nephews. Laurie was predeceased by both of her parents.

A gathering of close friends and family will be held at Christian Reform Church in Vergennes on Monday, Oct. 13, 2014, from 4 to 7 p.m. Please feel free to bring a dish to share. Any contributions can be made in Laurie's name to cancer research.

Arrangements in care of Stephen C. Gregory and Son,