MILTON, Vt. — Sylvia "Syl" Maria Bonnette, 55, of Milton, Vt., died peacefully on August 2, 2013 in Fletcher Allen Health Care in Burlington, Vt. She was born on October 16, 1957 in Keene, N.H. to Kenneth W. Bonnette and Elaine (Turner) Bonnette . She graduated from Laconia High School class of 1976 and Colby-Sawyer College class 1978. She was with Staples for 16 years.
Sylvia loved to laugh, enjoyed horses, traveling, reading and being with friends and family. She is survived by her parents, sisters, Marjorie (Bonnette) Seager, Nancy (Bonnette) McGrath, and sons Jesse and Jonathan Eldred. Her ashes will later be spread at the family farm. Donations may be made to the Sylvia Maria Bonnette Vocational Scholarship, c/o Ledyard National Bank , 178 Country Rd., PO Box 2203, New London 03257. Arrangements under Corbin and Palmer Funeral Home , 9 Pleasant St , Essex Junction, Vt.