PANTON — Dwight Bessette Jr. passed away at home surrounded by his family on Tuesday, May 28, 2013.
Dwight was born on Sept. 19, 1943, to Dwight and Alice (O’Brien) Bessette Sr. in Long Island, N.Y. He and his parents moved to the farm on 22A in Panton, Vt., around 1947. Dwight had many fond memories of working and growing up on the farm with his three brothers.
Dwight graduated from Vergennes Union High School in Vergennes in 1961.
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