Wayne L. Barrett

Wilder, Vt. — Wayne L. Barrett of Wilder died unexpectedly on Friday, Dec. 21, 2012. He was born on Jan. 16, 1966, in Barre, Vt.

Wayne joined the US Army right after high school and served for over 11 years. He served two tours in Desert Storm, three years in Panama, and two years in Germany. He was also stationed at various other US bases. Wayne most recently worked for Willey Earthmoving in Windsor. In his free time he enjoyed riding motorcycles, loved fishing and was an avid hunter.

He is survived by a son, Murray Barrett of Philadelphia, Pa.; as well as two daughters, Kayla and Mariah Barrett of Hartland; his parents, Ralph & Sue Barrett of Wilder; a sister, Robin Messier of Sharon; a brother, Chad Barrett of Waterbury Center; along with several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his brother, Remer.

A private ceremony will be held at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the American Legion, 4 Court Street, Windsor, Vt. or Fish & Wildlife Trust Fund c/o Vermont Fish and Wildlife Dept. – 103 South Main Street, 10 South, Waterbury, Vt. 05671. An online guest book is available by visiting www.rickerfuneralhome.com.