Gloria Jean DeVine, 76, of Ferrisburgh


ERRISBURGH — Gloria Jean DeVine, 76, passed away Sunday, Aug. 8, 2021, at her home in Ferrisburgh after a courageous battle with ovarian cancer.

She was born April 8, 1945, in Burlington, the daughter of Pearl Clark. She went to Vergennes Union High School, where she met Jack, the love of her life, and they married on Aug. 29, 1964. She was employed at BF Goodrich and retired in 2005.

Gloria loved knitting, photography, bicycling and attending her grandchildren’s sporting events.

She is survived by her husband Jack; two daughters, Lori DeVine and partner Dennis West of Vergennes and Lisa Spear and former husband Michael Spear of Williston; four grandchildren, Katlin, Erica, Matthew and Ryan; one great-grandchild, Lucas; and a sister, Linda Langois-Munson and husband Chuck.

She was predeceased by her sister Caroline Clark and her mother, Pearl Clark.

A special thank you to Kathy, Donna, Ashley, Sarah L., Sarah A., Steffanie, Sandy and Christie of Addison County Home Health and Hospice for their dedication to Gloria’s care during these last few weeks.

Visiting hours will be held on Friday, Aug. 13, at Brown-McClay Funeral Home in Vergennes from 5 to 7 p.m. A graveside service will be held 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 14, at Gage Cemetery in Ferrisburgh. A gathering at the Ferrisburgh town office will be held immediately following the graveside service.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Addison County Home Health & Hospice, PO Box 754, Middlebury, Vt., 05753. To send online condolences to her family, please visit For those who can’t attend the funeral service, a video of the service which will be located at the bottom of the obituary at the Brown-McClay website.◊

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