STARKSBORO -- Betsy Publicover, of Starksboro, passed away peacefully on Feb. 18, 2014, with the love of her life by her side.

Betsy was born in Salem, N.H., on Aug. 5, 1970, she resided in Newbury, Mass., and graduated from Tritor Regional High School. She moved to Vermont and resided in Starksboro with the love of her life, Bobby Bennett, and two stepchildren, Rebecca and John Bennett.

She is also survived by her parents, William and Peggy Publicover of Charleston, S.C.; two children, Hans and Heidi Publicover of Charleston, S.C.; and two sisters, Amanda Higgins of South Carolina, and Jennifer Publicover of Massachusetts.

There will be a celebration of her life on Saturday, March 15, 2014, from 4 to 6 p.m. at the V.F.W. Hall on Exchange Street in Middlebury. A benefit dance will follow at the hall from 7 p.m. to midnight, with a 50/50 raffle and bake sale. Arrangements are in care of Stephen C. Gregory and Son Cremation Service, Shelburne.