St. Albans - Fern B. Lumnah passed away on August 14, 2012, after a short illness. She was born in St. Lucien, Quebec on February 19, 1924, the daughter of Walter and Maria (Benoit) Brown.
She is survived by a stepson, Robert Lumnah of Kingston, NH and a stepdaughter, Barbara Hayes of Enosburg Falls.
She is also survived by her sisters, Simone Duquette of Essex Junction, Georgette Laba of St. Albans, Laura Brown of South Burlington, Teresa Duffy of Loudenville, NY, Pauline and Rosario Cannizzaro of South Burlington; her brother, George and Barbara Brown of Peacham Pond and Deland, FL and her sisters-in-law, Joanne Woolery-Brown of Leesburg, FL and Phyllis Brown of Holyoke, MA. Also several step grandchildren and step great grandchildren.
She was predeceased by her husband J. Gordon Lumnah, her parents, her brothers, Robert and Leo and her sisters Cecile Myott and Betty Taylor.
There will be no visiting hours. A graveside memorial service will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, August 25, 2012, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Cemetery in Enosburg Falls with the Reverend Roger Charbonneau officiating.
Assisting Mrs. Lumnah’s family is the Heald Funeral Home in St. Albans, where private condolences may be sent to her family at www.healdfuneralhome.com.