After receiving the Sacrament of the Sick, Marion Gallant passed away peacefully at age 92. She was the daughter of Maxine and Alfred Lynch, of Derby.
In 1960, Marion and her husband, Reginald Gallant, built a house on Lake Como in Burlington, where they raised their children. Marion worked for Traveler’s Insurance and enjoyed entertaining and travel. She visited Venice, Rome, Ireland, and the Holy Land.
A devout Catholic, Marion was active with St. Gregory’s Parish. There, she served as librarian and Eucharistic Minister.
Marion leaves behind her daughters, Ruth Bjorklund and Rhonda Hamm, both of the Seattle area, three grandchildren (Lily, Ashley, and Neil) and one great-grandchild (Addison).
She will be included in the Prayers for the Faithful this weekend (Nov. 7th & 8th) at St. Gregory the Great Church, Maltby St. Bristol followed by a Memorial Mass that will be celebrated on November 14 at 10AM at St. Gregory Church.