Brittney M. Richardson, formerly of Shelburne, and Gregory M. Jackson, formerly of Worcester, Mass., were united in marriage on Nov. 1, 2014 in Burlington. Brittney is the daughter of Shelley Richardson of Shelburne and Gary Richardson of Charlotte. She is a graduate of Champlain Valley Union High School, University of Delaware, and Northeastern University. Greg is the son of Michelle O’Malley and Mark Jackson both of Worcester, Mass. He is a graduate of Saint Peter-Marion High School, Saint Anselm College, and Northeastern University. Brittney is employed as Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admissions at Bentley University, and Greg is an Associate Director of Student Financial Services at Wentworth Institute of Technology. Dennis O’Malley, stepfather of the groom, served as minister and officiated the ceremony at the Burlington Country Club in Burlington. The couple returned to their home in Boston, Mass., after a honeymoon in Jamaica.
Rachel D. Bessette
Rachel was a loving sister, aunt, daughter, friend, and an amazing mother. She was born in Burlington on May 2, 1979, the daughter of Lyle J. Bessette Jr. and Sharon Mudgett. She suddenly passed away at home in Shelburne on Halloween night, Oct. 31, 2014. Among her survivors is Jimmy Joe Berard Jr. of Hinesburg. “We all love and miss you, Mom. Rest in Paradise.”