Janice Fairbanks, 88, formerly of Barrington

Posted 1/7/20

Janice (Rudd) Fairbanks, 88, formerly of Barrington and Lake Bomoseen, Vt., died peacefully Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020 in Burlington, Vt.

She leaves her beloved husband of 66 years, Richard Fairbanks …

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Janice Fairbanks, 88, formerly of Barrington

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Janice (Rudd) Fairbanks, 88, formerly of Barrington and Lake Bomoseen, Vt., died peacefully Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020 in Burlington, Vt.

She leaves her beloved husband of 66 years, Richard Fairbanks as well as her children and their spouses: John Fairbanks of Georgia, Vt., Steven and Maura Fairbanks of Bristol, RI and Elizabeth and Scott Myers of Cotuit, Mass. She also leaves four grandchildren: Jori Fairbanks, Madison Fairbanks, and Tom and Hunter Myers. She was predeceased by her sister, Betty Goodspeed and brother, Ralph (Bud) Rudd.

A graduate of Granville High and the University at Albany, SUNY, Janice was a lifelong teacher and librarian in the RI school systems before retiring to Lake Bomoseen.

Calling hours will be held at the Robert M King Funeral Home, 23 Church Street, Granville, NY from 10 to 10:45 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 11, followed by a memorial service at the United Church of Granville at 11 a.m. Burial will be in the Mettowee Valley Cemetery in Granville. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Janice’s name to the Pember Library, 33 W. Main Street, Granville, NY 12832.

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