Margaret G. Stevens, 86, passed away peacefully Thursday, June 29. She was born in Burl- ington, Vt., to Joseph and Delia (Bessette) Burbo on May 9, 1931.
She and her husband, Donald, raised three children together. In her spare time, Margaret enjoyed crocheting and camping. She loved her life, family, and was exceptionally proud to be a Nul- hegan Abenaki citizen.
Margaret is survived by her three children: Donna Burritt of Richmond; Joyce McEntee and her husband Gerald, of Burling- ton; Donald Stevens, Jr. and his wife Diane, of Shelburne; nine grandchildren, 12 great-grand- children; her brothers Douglas and Victor Burbo; her sisters Katherine Tobin, Helen Terhune, and Elizabeth Parrott.
She was predeceased by her husband Donald W. Stevens, Sr.; her parents Joseph and Delia Burbo; brothers Walter, Richard, Reginald, and Kenneth Burbo; sister Mary Lemons and son-in- law Ernest Burritt.
The family will receive friends Thursday, July 6, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Gifford Funeral Home, 22 Depot Street, Richmond. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Gifford Funeral Home. Interment will be in Maplewood Cemetery, Huntington, immedi- ately following the service.
The family especially thanks Genesis HealthCare Facility for the wonderful care she received throughout her stay and at the end of her life.
In lieu of flowers, please con- sider a memorial donation to Abenaki Helping Abenaki, 156 Ba- con Drive, Shelburne, VT 05482.