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Mary Jane Bosworth SAXTONS RIVER, Vt. — Mary Jane Bosworth, age 77, of Saxtons River, Vermont, passed away peacefully in her sleep on April 26, 2021. Mary Jane was a proud member of the Bellows Falls High School Class of 1961, continuing her education to earn a bachelor’s degree in music education from Castleton State College. Mary Jane studied the Kodaly Music Theory in Hungary and taught music in the Rockingham schools for 27 years. Actively involved in her community, Mary Jane served as bell choir director of the Saxtons River Ringers and was very engaged with both the Women’s Fellowship of Christ’s Church and the Saxtons River Historical Society. She loved travel, gardening, music, and was an avid baker and craft artist. Mary Jane frequently donated her talents to local charities and projects. Mary Jane is survived by her sister, Peggy Tucker of Springfield, Vermont; her nephew, William M. Bosworth; and her nieces, Katie Brown, Erica Tucker and Heather Cannistraci. She was preceded in death by her parents, Millard and Dorothy Bosworth; and her brother, William H. Bosworth. The memorial service will be held at Christ’s Church, in Saxtons River, on May 2, 2021, at 1 p.m. Following the service, a private interment service for family and close friends will occur in the Saxtons River Cemetery. In place of flowers, contributions can be made in her memory to the Saxtons River Historical Society.

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