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Alice G. Bonacorsi BARRE CITY — Alice G. Bonacorsi, 93, formerly of Wildersburg Common and Lincoln House, passed away Monday, Nov. 25, 2019, at Woodridge Nursing Home from complications of a recurrence of cancer, with her children by her side. Born June 5, 1926, in Barre City, she was the daughter of the late Albert Bourgeois and Gilbert Gaboriault Bourgeois. Alice attended St. Monica Catholic School and was a graduate of Spaulding High School, class of 1946. After graduation, Alice was employed at National Life Insurance Co. as a stenographer for five years. Alice married Vergilio L. Bonacorsi on April 10, 1948, at St. Monica Church. They lived in South Barre until 1959. They moved to Cherry Street in Barre City until 2010 after her husband had passed. Alice belonged to The Catholic Daughters of St. Monica for over 50 years. She was previously a member of the Barre Tones. Alice enjoyed playing cards and talking with old friends. She particularly enjoyed visits by her children and grandchildren. Alice is survived by a son, Dominic Bonacorsi and wife Carol, of Barre; daughter Maria Booth and companion David Wells, of Barre; daughter-in-law Paula Bonacorsi, of Arizona; a sister, Lucille Peduzzi, of Essex Junction. Alice had seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents and husband, she was predeceased by a son, Mario Bonacorsi, in 2013; a brother, J. Homer Bourgeois; and two sisters Pauline Miller and Alberta Mendoza. The family would like to express their gratitude to the Central Vermont Home Health and Hospice, The Lincoln House, Central Vermont Medical Center and Woodridge Nursing Home and all the nurses for their compassionate care. Contributions in Alice’s memory can be made to Central Vermont Home Health and Hospice, 600 Granger Road, Barre, VT 05641. A Mass of Christian Burial, to honor and celebrate her life, will be held on Monday, Dec. 2, 2019, at 11 a.m. at St. Monica Catholic Church in Barre. There will be no calling hours. Burial will follow in Hope Cemetery in Barre where she will be laid to rest next to her beloved husband. Arrangements are in the care of Pruneau-Polli Funeral Home, 58 Summer St., Barre. Those wishing to send online condolences may do so at: www.pruneaupollifuneralhome.com.

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Lynn Provasi

I'm sorry for your loss, Nick, Carol and family. Your mother's bright smile added warmth to a room. She was a good friend. I will miss her. May time, family and friends bring you comfort.

Robin Blake

To the children of little Alice Bonacorsi, she was a very special lady. I loved all the time that I spent with her. I loved her stories, taking her places. You are both in my thoughts and prayers. I will miss her very much. God Bless you both

REDSONJARHEAD

To the Bonacorsi family. Please except my deepest sympathies on the passing of your mom.

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