RICHFORD– Kent R. Rushlow, age 61, passed away on Thursday, March 11, 2021 in Richford.
He was born in St. Albans on August 25, 1959 to Joyce (Lumbra) Rushlow and the late Lyle Rushlow.
Kent grew up and attended school in Richford. He was known in the community as a “Jack-of-all-Trades” due to his wide knowledge and skill set in mechanics, plumbing, carpentry, and sugaring and with that skill set was willing to help anyone who needed it. Kent loved tinkering, going for rides on his motorcycles, and attending gatherings with his friends. He was a member of the Sons of the American Legion in both Enosburg and Richford. Kent was outgoing and enjoyed doing things in his own way.
He is survived by his daughters, Krista Bourgeois and her husband Michael of Swanton, and Brittany Rushlow of Highgate; mother, Joyce Rushlow of Milton; grandchildren, Gage Domina, Ava Domina, and Oliver Bourgeois; sisters, Pamela Rushlow and her significant other Robert McHugh of Swanton, and Melody Rushlow of Los Angeles, CA; brother, Kurt Rushlow and his wife Rose of Milton; and several nieces and nephews. Besides his father, Kent was predeceased by 5 brothers, Kevin, Kim, Kerry, Kris, and Keith Rushlow.
Kent’s family would like to extend a special thank you to his caregivers.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, March 18, 2021 from 2:00-4:00PM at the Goss-Spears Life Celebration Home, 96 Dickenson Ave. Enosburg Falls, VT.
For those who wish, contributions in Kent’s memory may be made to the American Cancer Society- Vermont, P.O. Box 1070, Williston, VT 05495 and/or Franklin County Home Health, 3 Home Health Cir # 1, St Albans City, VT 05478.
Goss Life Celebration Homes is the area’s exclusive provider of Life Celebration events. Please visit our website to share condolences, photos and favorite memories at www.gossfs.com