Mary Eileen Buxton

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“Thinking of you all. The Buxton's were wonderful neighbors growing up, so many happy memories. The hill will never be the same again. RIP Mrs. B. ”
1 of 11 | Posted by: Sherry Miksek

“Condolences to all family and friends. ”
2 of 11 | Posted by: Lajoie Family - Richmond, VT

“Our thoughts and prayers are with all of the family. ”
3 of 11 | Posted by: Christopher and Delana Mobbs Braves - VT

“Toby and family, sorry to hear about your Mom. My thoughts are with all of you. Laura Bianchi ”
4 of 11 | Posted by: A friend

“Your Mom and Grandmother was one of my favorite people in Richmond. We shared a love of the Richmond Library. I loved her sense of humor and the...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Mary Claire Carroll - Richmond, VT

“Clint, Margaret, and family,I met your mother once, two weeks ago, and she was a vibrant, spunky 90 year old! God blessed her life with close family...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: Heidi Jenkins - Toano, VA

“So many wonderful memories, mostly National Guard events, parades, and dinners. Eileen and Howard were both upstanding and outstanding people...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Jean (Barr) Koch - Weybridge, VT

“Condolences on your loss. She was a delight and I'll miss her. ”
8 of 11 | Posted by: Rebecca Mueller - Huntington, VT

“Clint,Toby and family, my condolences on the passing of your mom.Knowing your dad and you guys all these years, I'm sure she was a wonderful lady....Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: Bob Dragon - Milton

“May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. ”
10 of 11 | Posted by: Geraldine Phelps - Zephyrhills, FL

“My thoughts and prayers are with your family during this difficult time. May the promise in 1 Thessalonians 4:14 comfort your family. ”
11 of 11 | Posted by: A friend

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Mary was born on May 14, 1928 and passed away on Friday, June 15, 2018.

Mary was a resident of Richmond, Vermont at the time of passing.

Eileen grew up in Huntington Park, graduating from Southgate High School in 1946 and going on to receive a bachelor's degree from the University of Southern California in journalism.

Eileen's faith was exceedingly important to her, and she was an active member of the Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church community. Calling hours will be held Wednesday, June 20th from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Gifford Funeral Home, located at 22 Depot Street in Richmond. A Catholic funeral mass will be celebrated on Thursday, June 21st at 10:30 a.m. at Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church, located at 64 West Main Street in Richmond. The interment will take place at Richmond's River View Cemetery. Calling Hours at the Gifford Funeral Home from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM on June 20, 2018.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Eileen's memory to the Friends of RFL c/o Richmond Free Library, PO Box 997, Richmond, VT 05477, (https://richmondfreelibraryvt.org/friends/ ) or the McClure Miller VNA Respite House, 3113 Roosevelt Highway, Colchester, VT 05466.