Donald W. Boardman NORTHFIELD — Donald W. Boardman, 81, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on March 3, 2019 at the Central Vermont Medical Center in Berlin. He was born in Northfield on July 15, 1937, the son of Howard & Marguerite (Preston) Boardman. Donald touched the lives of many people during his over 30 years of teaching elementary school in the Northfield community. He was a member of St. John The Evangelist Church in Northfield. He leaves a sister, Naomi B. Joslin and companion, Emile Denis of North Lawrence, NY; a niece, Maundey Joslin Abrahamson and husband, Jeff of Andover, NH; a great nephew, Noah Gaudet; four great nieces, Catherine Gaudet, Elizabeth, Emily Priscilla Abrahamson and close friends, Randall & Brenda Chamberlin. He is predeceased by his parents and a niece, Katrina Joslin Gaudet. There are no calling hours or services scheduled. A graveside service is being planned for this spring at MT Hope Cemetery in Northfield. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of one’s choice. Kingston Funeral Home assisted with the arrangements.