Margaret T. Wilmott BARRE — Margaret T. “Peg” Wilmott, 71, of Beech Street, passed away on Friday, June 14, 2019, at the University of Vermont Medical Center in Burlington. Born Nov. 23, 1947, in Geneva, New York, she was the daughter of William Reed and Jean Ethel (Williams) Turnbull. Margaret attended Hall Common School and graduated from Gorham High School in 1965. After high school, she attended Vermont College and Husson University, graduating with a bachelor’s degree in education. On July 12, 1980, she married Allan Clayton Wilmott. Following their wedding, they made their home in Barre. Margaret was a teacher at U-32 High School for 39 years. She was a member of the Barre Congregational Church and in her spare time, she enjoyed quilting, golf, skiing and traveling. Margaret also volunteered her time driving patients for cancer treatments and for U-32 sporting events. Survivors include her husband, Allan Wilmott, of Barre; her daughter, Christine Veliko and husband Chris, and her son, James Wilmott, all of Morrisville; two grandchildren Rhys and Corbin; her sisters Nancy Turnbull, of Washington, DC, Susan Wolpert and husband Russ, of Fort Wayne, Indiana; her sister-in-law, Christine Turnbull, of Geneva, New York; her nieces Marissa and Whitney; and her nephews Kevin, Russell and Christopher. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her brother, Wilson Turnbull; and her niece, Krista Turnbull. The service to honor and celebrate her life will be held on Thursday, June 20, 2019, at 11 a.m. in the Barre Congregational Church, 35 Church St., Barre. Inurnment will take place in the Mount Hope Cemetery in Northfield. There are no calling hours. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the U-32 Scholarship Fund, c/o U-32 High School, 930 Gallison Hill Road, Montpelier, VT 05602. The Hooker and Whitcomb Funeral Home, 7 Academy St., Barre, is in charge of the arrangements. For a memorial guestbook, visit www.hookerwhitcomb.com.

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Doreen Gosselin Sewell

Al and family, Am so sorry to hear of Peg's passing. She always made us laugh while trying to teach us to type! She also was a great supporter of our gymnastics team. My thoughts are with you at this time.

Beth Hulbert

Peggy was a beautiful woman, inside & out! Al, Christine & Jim, you’re in our thoughts....

marcelle moran

My thoughts are with your family. Deeply sorry.


Al, I am sorry for your loss, I remember her fondly and was one of my favorite teacher

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