Mildred I. DisordaJanuary 23,2013Mildred I. Disorda
BRANDON — Mildred Irene Disorda, 87, died Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013, at her home in Brandon.
She was born April 29, 1925, in Sudbury, the daughter of Carl and Martha (Welch) Munger.
She received her education in Brandon schools.
In earlier years, she had worked as a presser at Dick’s Dress Shop in Rutland. She later worked as a seamstress at Van Raaulte Manufacturing Company in Middlebury.
She enjoyed gardening, canning and sewing.
She was a life member of Brandon American Legion Unit 55 Ladies Auxiliary.
Survivors include her husband, Perely Henry Disorda of Brandon, whom she married in Brandon on March 21, 1957; a son Stanley Disorda of Chattanooga, Tenn.; three brothers, Scott Munger of Brandon, Edward Munger of Rutland, and Rodney Munger of North Grosvenor, Conn.; three sisters, Rachael Grimes of Proctor, Marjorie Rexford of Canton, Conn., and Muriel Garigliano of Killingworth, Conn.; many nieces, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by a brother George Carl Munger, and four sisters, Dorothy Munger, Martha Munger, Grace Fallon and Alice Woolsey.
The graveside committal service and burial will take place in the spring, at Forestdale Cemetery. The Rev. Richard White, pastor of the Brandon Congregational Church, will officiate.
There are no public calling hours.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: Rutland Area Visiting Nurse & Hospice, 7 Albert Cree Drive, Rutland, VT 05701.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Miller & Ketcham Funeral Home in Brandon.
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