Gordon Howard Garrow

M, #9798, b. Nov 17, 1922, d. Sep 12, 2001
Father*Isadore Joseph Garrow b. Dec 27, 1895, d. Apr 22, 1976
Mother*Alice Adelia Farmer b. Aug 24, 1901, d. Jan 27, 1987
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Chronological Events

Birth*Nov 17, 1922 Gordon Howard Garrow was born on Nov 17, 1922 at Montgomery, Franklin County, Vermont, United States.1 
 He was the son of Isadore Joseph Garrow and Alice Adelia Farmer
Milit-Beg*Jan 8, 1944 Gordon Howard Garrow began military service on Jan 8, 1944 at Rutland, Rutland County, Vermont, United States
Marriage*Oct 14, 1944 He married Lula Irene Wright, daughter of Chester Sumner Wright and Laura Mae Eldridge, on Oct 14, 1944 at Richford, Franklin County, Vermont, United States.2 
Death*Sep 12, 2001 Gordon Howard Garrow died on Sep 12, 2001, at age 78 at VerDelle Village Nursing Home, Saint Albans, Franklin County, Vermont, United States.3 
ObituarySep 13, 2001  OBITUARY: MONTGOMERY (WEST HILL), VT – Gordon H. Garrow, age 77, died Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2001, at VerDelle Village Extended Care Facility in St. Albans following a long illness. He was born in Montgomery on Nov. 17, 1923, the son of the late Isadore and Alice (Farmer) Garrow.

Gordon has been a resident of West Hill since 1948 and a former resident of Richford. He was employed as a farmer, highway construction employee and later was self-employed as a carpenter, retiring in 1975. He was a U.S. Army Veteran of WWII and Legion Post #12 of Richford.

He is survived by four sons, Walter Garrow and his wife Cindy of Hartland, Ralph Garrow of Richford, Dale Garrow and his wife Roberta of Claremont, N.H; eight daughters, Laura Britton of Keene, N.H., Ila Wilson of Elk Lake, Ont., Lila Elkins and her husband Lyndol of Montgomery Ctr.., Donna Armstrong and her husband Leonard of Champlain, N.Y., Pauline Domina of Berkshire, Betty Kidder of Thornton, Colo., Ann Roy of Springfield, and Brenda Seymour and her husband Arthur of Unity, N.H; two brothers, Leonard Garrow of Port St. Lucia, Fla., and Clifford Garrow of Waterbury; four sisters, Florence Cameron of St. Albans, Evelyn Malerba of Norwich, Conn., Marjorie Duhaime of Preston, Conn., and Frances Gauvin of Pembrooke, Ont; 26 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held Friday morning, Sept. 14, 2001, at 11 at Spears Funeral Home, 96 Dickinson Ave., in Enosburg Falls, with Ted Hemenway officiating. Interment will follow in the Richford Center Cemetery.

Friends may call on the family at the Spears Funeral Home Thursday, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.

For those who wish, contributions in his memory may be made to the Franklin County Home Health Agency, 3 Home Health Circle, St. Albans, VT 05478.

The family would like to thank the Franklin County Home Health and VerDelle Village for the care given to Gordon during his illness.

Spears Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Published in St. Albans Daily Messenger, St. Albans, VT, Thursday, Sept. 13, 2001.3
Burial*Sep 15, 2001 He was buried on Sep 15, 2001 at Richford Center Cemetery, Richford, Franklin County, Vermont, United States, Find A Grave Memorial# 104839304.4
Military* Listed as a United States Military Veteran who previouly served in wartime combat. 


Lula Irene Wright b. Apr 19, 1925, d. Oct 17, 2003


  1. [S1094] State of Vermont, Birth Record - Brith Record - Ancestry.com.
  2. [S2194] State of Vermont, Marriage Record - Vermont - Ancestry.com.
  3. [S19] Obituary - Online, Newspaper or Funeral Home.
  4. [S58] Photograph of Cemetery Marker, Malcolm McKown, Colorado, United States. Also check Find-A-Grave.com, Death Certificates & Billiongraves.com.