Leslie CarbeeNovember 9, 1937 ~ March 31, 2017 (age 79)
Bradford, VT- Leslie Carbee, 79, died Friday March 31, 2017 at his home surrounded by his family after a short battle with cancer.
He was born on November 9, 1937 in Ryegate, VT the son of William and Leila(Gabaree) Carbee. He attended schools and grew up in Ryegate. On April 2, 1955, he was married to Elsie Chase who survives.
He had been employed for Whiting’s Dairy, Hilltop Dairy, Billings Dairy for over twenty years and for Perry’s Oil Company for almost Twenty-years. He loved family, gardening, hunting and sports.
He is survived by his wife Elsie of Bradford, VT.; his children, Kim Darby and husband Roy of St. Johnsbury, VT., William D.(Bill) Carbee and his wife Debbie of Woodsville, NH., Peter Carbee and his wife Linda of Groton, VT., Cindy Carbee of Thetford, VT and Marsha Trischman and husband Keith of Corinth, VT.; one step-son, Tim Chase of Navarra, FL; nineteen grandchildren; twenty-nine great-grandchildren; three sisters, Evelyn Poore of Lisbon, NH., Donna Carbee of Groton, VT., and Beverly Fresn of St. Albans, VT., one half-sister, Isabelle Downing of Bradford, VT; and one brother Everett Carbee of St. Johnsbury, VT. He was predeceased by one son, Victor Carbee in 1981 and one brother Donald Carbee; four half-brothers and fourteen half-sisters. Many nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held on Thursday, April 13, 2017 at 1 pm in the Grace United Methodist Church in Bradford, VT. Visiting hours will be held on Wednesday evening April 12, 2017 from 6-8 pm at Hale Funeral Home, 187 Upper Plain, Bradford, VT. Burial will be held at a later date in the family lot in the Ryegate Corner Cemetery.
Donations in his memory may be made to the Grace United Methodish Church, 198 North Main Street, Bradford, VT 05033
The Hale Funeral Homes and Cremation Care of Bradford, VT are in charge of arrangements.
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