Frances C. RumboldtDecember 10,2012
Frances C. RumboldtFrances C. Rumboldt
BENNINGTON — Frances C. Rumboldt, 88, died Friday, Dec. 7, 2012, at Bennington Health and Rehabilitation Center.
She was born July 30, 1924, in Bennington, the daughter of Harry and Ruth Campbell, and received her education locally.
In earlier years, Mrs. Rumboldt was employed sewing at various Bennington area mills, including Thomson Mill, EZ Mill and CB Sports.
She enjoyed scrapbooks, puzzles, and watching and listening to birds.
Survivors include a son, Richard Rumboldt Jr. of Bennington; six grandchildren; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was predeceased by her husband, Richard R. Rumboldt Sr.; four siblings, Mabel Bishop, Richard, Carl and Bill Campbell; and a stepdaughter, Rosie Dean.
The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 11, at the Mahar and Son Funeral Home where friends may call from 10 a.m. prior to the service.
Burial will be in Woodford Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Bennington Health and Rehabilitation Center Activities Center, in care of Mahar and Son Funeral Home, 628 Main St., Bennington, VT 05201.
- Most Popular
- Most Emailed
- TOMORROW'S HEADLINES TODAY: Jim Jeffords' legacy, Brandon takes a few questions about proposed budget, beleaguered city playground likely to move, woman awakes to find strange man with knives standing at her bedside.
- TOMORROW'S HEADLINES TODAY: Former U.S. Senator James Jeffords dies Monday in Washington D.C., a local man is beaten and robbed while walking on West Street, Clarendon sets a tax rate and Brandon convenes an informational public meeting about its budget.
- RICHARD'S POOR ALMANACK: On this day in 1915, the New York World publishes scoop: Thom. Edison diverts chemical from war production to help German pharmaceutical company make aspirin; on this day in 1935, Will Rogers, Wiley Post die in Alaska plane crash.
- TOMORROW'S HEADLINES TODAY: State panel briefed on smuggling drugs into prisons; new French-German documentary about Vermont's heroin addiction; solar project at Vets Home falls apart; update dispute between Open Door Mission and treatment center.
- TODAY'S WEATHER MINUTE: Climatologists might not know as much about El Nino as they thought they knew. New studies show 10,000 years ago, El Nino was active, and polar ice sheets were rapidly melting — just like today.
- TOMORROW'S HEADLINES TODAY: State colleges get a budget cut break, vandals spray paint Wallingford basketball court, state's attorney will replace lost deputies, cop lawsuit proceeds, Mendon mini-golf proposal makes headway.