Donald L. Monahan RitesMay 21,2013Donald L. Monahan Rites
A graveside service for Donald L. Monahan, 69, who died May 16, 2013, at his home in Rutland was held Monday, May 20, in East Clarendon Cemetery.
Officiating was the Rev. Thomas Houle, pastor of St. Peterís Church.
Speakers were Tyler Ross, Savannah Ross, Austin Ross and Kassidy Ross.
Military honors were provided by Rutland American Legion Post 31. Flag folders were John Manney, Sam Coburn and Ron Fairbanks. Jim Burke presented the flag to the family. Taps was sounded by Jim Mills.
Arrangements were under the direction of the Clifford Funeral Home.
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