• Sandra J. Compo
    April 22,2014

    Sandra J. Compo

    WILLIAMSTOWN — Sandra J. (Elmer) Compo, 67, of Stone Road, passed away Friday, April 18, 2014, at her home surrounded by her loving family.

    Born on July 1, 1946, in Barre, she was the daughter of Herbert II and Claire (Benoit) Elmer. She attended St. Monica Elementary School, Holy Ghost School in Graniteville, and Marian High School in Barre, graduating in 1964.

    On Sept. 25, 1965, Sandra married Douglas C. Compo in St. Sylvester Church in Graniteville. They lived in Graniteville and South Barre before moving to their present home in Williamstown in 2002. She was a member of St. Monica Catholic Church in Barre.

    Sandra worked as a bank teller at the former Granite Savings Bank in Barre, retiring in 1992.

    She enjoyed going to Foxwoods, playing cards and doing crossword puzzles, and had an avid interest in penguins. She was a fan of the Bruins, Red Sox, auto racing, and attending her grandchildren’s sporting events. Her greatest pleasure was spending precious time with her family and friends.

    Survivors include her husband, Douglas Compo, of Williamstown; her son, Toby Compo, of North Haverhill, N.H.; her daughter, Brynn Pelkey, and her husband, Robert, of South Barre; four grandchildren, Ryan Compo, of Fort Bragg, N.C., Nicole Compo, of Sugar Hill, N.H., Christopher Pelkey and Taisha Pelkey, of South Barre; her mother, Claire Elmer, of Woodridge Nursing Home in Berlin; along with many in-laws, nieces, nephews and cousins.

    Besides her father, a brother, Herbert Elmer III, predeceased her.

    Her Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Friday, April 25, 2014, at 2 p.m. in St. Monica Catholic Church in Barre. Interment will take place in St. Sylvester Cemetery in Websterville. There are no calling hours.

    Contributions in her memory may be made to Central Vermont Home Health and Hospice, 600 Granger Road, Barre, VT 05641.

    The Hooker and Whitcomb Funeral Home, 7 Academy St., Barre, is in charge of arrangements.

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