Yaunita L. Burnham

Windsor, Vt. — Yaunita L. Burnham, 63, a longtime resident of Windsor, passed away Wednesday afternoon, June 25, 2014, at her home in Windsor.

She was born Aug. 28, 1950, in Randolph, Vt. the daughter of Orlo P. and Effie (Spencer) Kribstock. She received her schooling in Hartford, Vt. and graduated from Hartford High School. She married her companion of 37 years, Ralph A. Burnham on Aug. 20, 2011. Yaunita did private homecare for several years in Windsor. She was currently employed at the Windsor Price Chopper as a store clerk for the past 22 years. She enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandson, Hunter, who resided with her. She was an avid Boston Red Sox fan and enjoyed country music.

Her husband passed away on January 20, 2013. She was also predeceased by her parents, one daughter, Tammy Kribstock, and one sister, Gloria Eastmen.

Survivors include one daughter, Lisa Kribstock of Windsor; three stepchildren, Ralph A. Green of Danville, Vt., Lorie A. Burnham-LaFlam of Brandon, Vt. and Lynn M. Burnham of Johnson, Vt.; four sisters, Helen Faulk of Abbeville, La., Virginia Downer of Wilder, Vt., Linda Derosembeau of Adams, Mass. and Betty Pixley of Strafford, Vt.; one half-brother, Peter “Kenny” Johnson of Windsor, six grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

A celebration of her life will be held at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to her family in care of Lisa Kribstock at PO Box 337, Windsor, VT 05089.

The Knight Funeral Home in Windsor assisted with the arrangements. Condolences may be expressed to her family in an online guestbook at www.knightfuneralhomes.com.