Mary M. Hatch
Mary M. Hatch
BENNINGTON — Mary M. Hatch, 88, died Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013, at Southwestern Vermont Medical Center.
Born in Jackson, N.Y., Aug. 6, 1924, she was the daughter of Adelaide (Church) and George Peabody Sr., and received her education in Cambridge, N.Y., schools.
She married Harold H. Hatch June 13, 1942. Mr. Hatch died in 2006.
In earlier years, Mrs. Hatch was employed at the former Fairview Nursing Home in the dietary department.
She was a member of First United Methodist Church, Circle 4 at the church and American Legion Post 13 Auxiliary.
Survivors include three sons, Harold Jr. of Crystal River, Fla., William Sr. and Michael, both of Bennington; several grandchildren and many great-grandchildren; two stepbrothers, Charles Peabody of California and Henry Peabody of Cambridge, N.Y.
She was also predeceased by two children, Robert, who died in infancy, and Patricia O’Donnell, who died in 1993; and two brothers, Robert and George Peabody.
At her request, no services will be held.
Burial will be in Hinsdillville Cemetery, Bennington, at the convenience of the family.
Memorial contributions may be made to Vermont Chapter of the American Cancer Society or Bennington Rescue Squad, in care of Mahar & Son Funeral Home, 628 Main St., Bennington, VT 05201.
Guest book condolences may be made at www.maharandsonfuneralhome.net.