Kenneth Earl Bessette

February 28, 1956 ~ November 16, 2021 (age 65)


Kenneth Earl Bessette
Burlington, VT

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Kenneth Earl Bessette, 65, on Tuesday, November 16, 2021.  He was born on February 28, 1956 in Albany, NY, to Lawrence and Arlene (Hance) Bessette.  Ken attended Burlington High School and worked for the former Saputo Cheese Factory in Hinesburg and at the Pine Ridge School in Williston. Before relocating to Burlington, Ken was a fire fighter with the Richmond Volunteer Fire Department. 

Ken is survived by his daughters Stacey Miller and her husband Slade, Florence Bessette,  and Josephine Latuch, his son Fred Latuch and his wife Marcia, Iris Little, and Ken’s ex-wife Theresa Bessette.  Also surviving are his many grandchildren Kassie, Cameron, Samantha, Christina, Jared, Jordyn, Paige, Remington, and Grace among them.   

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