Essex Junction, VT - Claire Larocque Lowell, born November 3, 1937 passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on July 21, 2018. She was predeceased by her husband Donald Lowell, parents Dora and Hyacinthe Larocque, sisters Pauline Berthiaume, Lela Oliver, Rhea Bodette and her brother Rene Larocque.
Claire is survived by her three children, Michael Lowell and wife Ann, Brian Lowell and wife Carroll and Bruce Lowell. Her sisters, Rita and husband Everett Delphia, Louise and husband Richard Warner and her brother John Larocque and wife Linda. Her grandchildren, Jamie and husband Brian Dunkling, Hailey, Dylan, Christopher, Jessica, Sara, Tabitha and Gabriella. Great grandchildren Matthew, Brianna, Gus, Ava, Chase, Sophia, Mollie and Chase. Also numerous nieces, nephews and friends.
Claire loved her home and flowers, family get-togethers, country music and a good joke. We will miss her dearly!
Our thanks to VNA Hospice nurses Kacey, Courtney and Heather for helping to make Claire's final days at home comfortable. Thank you also to Stephen C. Gregory and Son Cremation Service for outstanding care and kindness. There will be no public services per Claire's request.