Gordon James Oatman

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“Dear Michael and family, I was so sorry to hear of your dads passing. We have not seen each other for years. I remember when you stayed late many...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Leon Lestage - Hinesburg, VT

“Sorry to hear of Gordon's death, he was a fine gentleman and an excellent teacher. Proud to have been his colleague. ”
2 of 7 | Posted by: Jeff Taft - Essex Jct., VT

“Dear Michael and family, We were sorry to read that your father had died. It is good that Cheryl can come for his service since she had been...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: Kay ryder - Shelburne, VT

“I remember Mr. Oatman from my middle school days. I still remember a couple of the skills he taught us more than 40 years ago now, & remember him as...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Joel Stoddert - Lydon Center, VT

“Shirley, Michael & Tom. Joanne and I wish to express our deepest condolences to you. Our son Michael grew up with you Michael and we have...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Carroll Lawes - Williston, VT

“May the God of all comfort strengthen the family of Gordon James Oatman during this time of deep sorrow. Those who pass on God keeps in his memory...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Jen Brown

“To The Oatman Family. It is with great sadness to learn of Gordon's passing. My family has a connection to him going back to the 40's in Bennington....Read More »
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Gordon was born on September 2, 1937 and passed away on Monday, April 9, 2018.

Gordon was a resident of Williston, Vermont at the time of passing.

After attending Bennington High School and St. Michael's College, Gordon earned his degree from Keene Teachers College, where he met his future wife, Shirley Ann (Lambert) Oatman.

Following his induction into the United States Army, he served honorably in South Korea from June 1960 to June 1962.

A wake is scheduled for 5-7 pm, Thursday April 12th at Corbin & Palmer Funeral Home, 9 Pleasant Street, Essex Junction. Services will be held at 11am on Friday, April 13th at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Church in Williston. Wake at the Corbin & Palmer Funeral Home from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM on April 12, 2018.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Paralyzed Veterans of America, 1 VA Center, Augusta, ME, 04330.