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“I went to Johnson State with George, he always made us laugh and our group of friends shared many meals, holidays and many all nighters playing...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Marie Nechols - Stratford, CT

“I am so very sorry to hear of George's passing. I worked at BED with George years ago and he always had a laugh and a kind word to share with me -...Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: Patti Crowley - Williston, VT

“May the God of comfort be with you at this time ”
3 of 7 | Posted by: Connie - MD

Spring Move Out Team 2010 “I knew George when he was part of the Code Enforcement Office team. We did many Spring Move Out Projects together and his warmth, sense of fun, and...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Gail Shampnois - Burlington, VT

“I m sorry to hear about the loss of George, & send my sincere condolences. May treasured memories of George always fill your heart. & bring...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: D. M.

“May the love of friends and family carry you through your grief. As time passes may you find peace in the memories you share, and comfort from the...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Tara D

“Very sorry for your loss. I worked with George at GE. He was a nice man with a great sense of humor. ”
7 of 7 | Posted by: Jean Cater - Essex Junction, VT

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George Coutrayer, of Burlington, Vermont passed away on January 31, 2018, after a long battle with dementia. George was born on January 8, 1953 in Harlem, NY, the son of Edward Knight & Emily Coutrayer. He graduated from Harlem Community Prep, The Street Academy & Johnson State College and went on to work at GE & the City of Burlington. He loved coaching basketball & fishing, but was most proud of his children and grandchildren. He is survived by his wife Janet Harvey-Coutrayer, his children Isaac, Olivia, Jesse and Troy Coutrayer (Krystal, Cameron and Clark); Lawanda Legault (John, Kalob and Brandon); Elaina Armstead (Jermaine); his sisters Francis Clark and Elaine Brathwaite; Andy and Johanne Coutrayer; and his ex-wife, LouAnn Beninati. He was pre-deceased by his parents and siblings William, Mickey, & Rusty. We will celebrate George’s life on Saturday, February 10, 2018, at 10:00 AM at the 1st Universalist Unitarian Church in Burlington, VT. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the VT Alzheimer's Association.

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