Mary Ellen “Bunnie” Langlois

SWANTON – Mary Ellen “Bunnie” Langlois, 73, passed away on Friday, December 18th, 2020.

She was born in St. Albans on June 11, 1947, to the late James & Eldora (Douglas) Bushey.

Bunnie graduated from St. Anne’s Academy in 1965. She then married Richard Langlois, June 22nd 1968, and they had their two children, Mark and Jennifer. She enjoyed knitting sweaters for family and friends, and camping with her husband and children as they grew up. She worked for a few years as a lab technician at the hospital and then took a job at IBM. Bunnie helped at many local events in the last few years, including Open Door Dinners at Church of the Nativity, and Sunday breakfast at the American Legion. She always looked forward to attending grandchildren’s sporting events.

She is survived by her husband, Richard E. Langlois of Swanton; their children, Mark Langlois and his wife Cheryl of Franklin, and Jennifer FitzSimmons and her husband Joe of St. Albans; five grandchildren, Katelyn, Samantha, Gage, Rachael, and Emily; one great-grandchild, Abigail; a sister, Margaret Bushey of Spring Hill, FL; brother, Doug Bushey and his wife Sue of Venice, FL; and many nieces, nephews and family friends.

In addition to her parents, Bunnie was predeceased by her granddaughter, Julia FitzSimmons.

Bunnie’s Life Celebration will be held in 2021.

For those who wish, contributions in Bunnie’s memory may be made to the University of Vermont Cancer Center, The Courtyard at Given, 4th Floor North, 89 Beaumont Avenue, Burlington, VT 05405 or to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 7023, Merrifield, VA  22116-7023.

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