VERGENNES - Roger L. Brouillette, age 72, passed away on Saturday, May 18, 2019 at the St. Albans Health & Rehab Center.
He was born in St. Albans on December 22, 1946 to the late Richard & Shirley (Longley) Brouillette.
Roger attended Richford High School and then entered the U.S. Army. He served in Vietnam, and following his honorable discharge, he served in the National Guard for several years. Roger was employed at the Best Western Ocean Front in Virginia Beach as their Chief Engineer for 10 years. He was also a licensed plumber and worked for Sam Bryant in Norfolk, VA for 16 years. Roger retired in 2013 as a Supervisor for Breebing Real Estate, he was in charge of 36 properties. He enjoyed deep sea fishing, cook outs, and playing frisbee golf. Roger was a faithful, kind, and generous man. As a member of St. Peter\u0027s Catholic Church in Vergennes, Roger was very active in the Knights of Columbus and received the "Patriotic" Fourth Degree. In 2015, he was awarded "Vermont Outstanding Knight of the Year ", because of his remarkable service to Church and Community.
He is survived by his aunt, Sylvia Brouillette of Enosburg Falls; several cousins including, Douglas Harrod and his wife Jeanne of Franklin, Penny Couture of Milton, Francis Harrod Jr. of Milton, Gary Brouillette and his wife Cammy of Barre, Allen Brouillette and his wife Darcy of Essex Jct., Darlene Bishop and her husband Alan of Enosburg Falls, David Brouillette of Enosburg Falls, Martha Gilman of Enosburg Falls, Laurie Brouillette of Enosburg Falls, Edward Brouillette and his wife Patty of Enosburg Falls, and Michael Brouillette and his wife Tonya of Belvidere; and many friends including, Bill Whittemore and his significant other Lorraine Warner, Allen Whittemore and his wife Barbara, Dee Whittemore, Pauline Rheaume all of Vergennes, Albert and his wife Alice Reynolds, Diane Rivers all of Addison, and Gary Erickson of Virginia. Roger was predeceased by his parents, Richard & Shirley Brouillette, and his brother, Robert Brouillette.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday, May 25, 2019 at 10:30 AM at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Missisquoi St., Enosburg Falls. Interment will follow in St. John the Baptist Cemetery in Enosburg Falls.
For those who wish, contributions in Rogers memory may be made to Vergennes Area Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 11, Vergennes, VT 05491.
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