Paul E. Visintini

West Topsham, Vt. — Paul E. Visintini, 77, of Watson Hill Road in Topsham died Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014, at his home in West Topsham. He and his beloved wife of 56 years, Dawn Lounsbury Visintini had relocated to Vermont from Baltic, Conn. in 2002.

Paul was born in Chaplin, Conn. on Nov. 27, 1936, the son of Joseph and Mae (Guay) Visintini. Paulie graduated from Windham Technical School and went into the family poultry business. He later became Construction Foreman for Builders Concrete and Cherenzia Excavation until he retired in 2000.

Paulie was an avid woodworker and golfer. He was always happy to lend a helping hand to his family and friends. He took great pride in teaching others to enjoy another favorite pastime, snowmobiling.

Besides his wife Dawn, he is survived by two sons, Paul E. Visintini Jr. and his wife, Joyce of New York, and Kipling “Kippy” Visintini of Connecticut; two grandchildren; five sisters, Viola Waitte, Louise Lathrop, Margaret Dennehy, Yolanda Gardner and Joanne Nasin; many nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by his parents, Joseph Sr. and Mae (Guay) Visintini and a brother, Joe” Junior” Visintini.

Visiting hours will be Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Hale Funeral Home, 187 Upper Plain, Bradford, Vt. Burial will be at a later date.

In lieu of flowers donations in his memory may be made to the West Topsham Historical Society, West Topsham, VT 05086.

The Hale Funeral Home of Bradford, Vt. is in charge of arrangements.

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