Richard Spooner

June 7, 1952 ~ November 17, 2018 (age 66)

            St. Johnsbury, VT: Richard L. Spooner, age 66, of Lafayette Street, died at his home following a long decline in health on Saturday, November 17, 2018.

            Richard was born in New London, NH, on June 7, 1952, son to the late Richard Spooner and Mary Rose (Hall).  Ricky grew up in New Hampshire, Vermont and Maine.  He has lived in the St. Johnsbury area for many years, and before that lived in White River Junction. A “Jack of all Trades”, he enjoyed working with his hands. He was considerate of others  and would do anything for anyone in need.  Ricky loved animals, enjoyed camping, swimming and the company of family and friends, who will miss him.

            He is survived by his pet KitCat,  3 sisters: Cora Undt of VT, Rose Witham and husband, Murray, of Northwood, NH, Mary Etta Pease DiPetro and husband, John, of Vershire, VT, and a brother: William Spooner of Concord, NH, and his good friends and caregivers at the end: Amber Lebreque and Garret Southworth of St. Johnsbury and several cousins, nieces and nephews.  He was predeceased by a sister: Elaine.

            A Memorial Service will be held at 2PM on Saturday December 1, 2018, at the Mustard Seed Soup Kitchen, 166 Eastern Avenue in St. Johnsbury with Pastor Jeff Pearson officiating.  All are welcome.

              Donations are needed to assist the family with funeral costs may be made directly to Sayles Funeral Home, 525 Summer Street, St. Johnsbury, VT 05819 or Click Here.

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