Elizabeth "Betty" (Verreault) Rustic

Born: Sat., May 21, 1938
Died: Wed., May 21, 2008

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Elizabeth "Betty" (Verreault) Rustic, 70, of Terryville, wife of Richard "Dick" J. Rustic died Wednesday at Bristol Hospital.Betty was born May 21, 1938 in Bowdoin, ME. She was the daughter of the late Joseph W. and Esther (Ayotte) Verreault and has lived in Terryville for the past 48 years. Prior to her retirement she was a teacher for the former St. Stanislaus School in Bristol and the Plymouth Center School of Plymouth, she also was the owner and operator of the former Village Package Store in Terryville. Betty was a communicant of St. Stanislaus Church, Bristol, a literacy volunteer, a regular contributor to the Plymouth Community Food Pantry, and well known and loved in her community. Betty also enjoyed reading, gardening, and always looked forward to the family's annual trip to Lake Champlain, VT.Besides her husband she leaves, two sons and daughters-in-law, Richard and Rosemary Rustic of Bristol, and Mark and Diane Rustic of Avon; two daughters and sons-in-law, Theresa and Steven Goulette of St. Albans, VT, and Diane and Hil Scott of Burlington; two brothers, Louis Verreault of Dallas, TX, and Thomas Verreault of Auborn, ME; her sister, Gertrude Hubeny of LaPlata, MO, nine grandchildren, Erica and Jennie Rustic, Daniel Goulette, Richelle Reid, Danielle and Nicholas Rustic, Bobby Storrs, Emily and Richard Scott. She was predeceased by a brother, Raymond Verreault. The family of Betty would like to thank her family and friends, the Bristol Hospital Hospice, the nurses on F-South floor at Bristol Hospital, the staff at VITAS, and all her doctors for their care and support.Funeral services will be held Saturday 9:30a.m from the Scott Funeral Home, 169 Main St., Terryville, CT to St. Stanislaus Church for a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00. Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery, Bristol. Friends may call at the funeral home Friday evening from 5:00 - 8:00p.m.Memorial donations may be made to St. Stanislaus Church, 510 west St., Bristol, CT 06010 or to the Plymouth Community Food Pantry, 20 Dewey Ave., Terryville, CT 06786

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Jenn, Bob, Samantha & Sarah Leeman

Our love & prayers to the family. I remember all of the family get togethers we use to have at Aunt Bet's & Uncle Rit's.

Marianne ,Chris ,Justin, Scott & Ryan McNeill

We are sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Betty will be missed dearly.

Brenda Phoenix

I always remember your mom with a smile on her face. I have fond memories of your family visiting us on the hill. My heart is saddened for your loss. All my love Brenda

Peter Stella

I am sorry I can not be there for you Uncle Rick and Rusic/Verreault family but for what I remember of Betty is her smile and laughter. She will be missed. My prayers go out to the family.

Terry Fairchild

I will always remember Betty's kindness to myself and my family. Her smile was radiant. I will hold her forever in my heart.

Tom and Lucy Caffrey

We were very saddened to hear of your loss. May all your fond memories help you through this difficult time.