Lisa L. (Britton) Willard, 51, of Richmond and formerly of Swanzey died on Saturday, March 18, 2017 at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon. She passed peacefully after a period of declining health with her family near.
Lisa was born the daughter of Laura (Garrow) and Henry Britton on July 20, 1965 in St. Albans, Vt.. She was educated in Walpole and attended Fall Mountain High School.
On October 1, 2016 she exchanged vows with Michael S. Willard with close family and friends in attendance. Lisa and Michael had a long courtship of 20 years before marriage.
She worked at Plum Pak in Winchester as a Production Control Manager. She had been with the company for 28 years.
When time permitted Lisa enjoyed reading a good book. She was also up for watching movies and attending family events. Lisa was a loving wife and mother and daughter.
Mrs. Willard is survived by her husband, Michael S. Willard of Richmond. Her mother Laura Britton of Keene. Her children from a combined marriage; Renee DeBell and her significant other Ryan Campbell of Keene, Justin Racine of Winchester, Samantha Willard of Richmond, Brian Willard and his wife Brittny of Hinsdale and Aaron Willard and his significant other Alicia Springer of Swanzey. Grandchildren; Mason, Brycen, Gracelynn, Austin, Bryson and Ryanah. In addition she leaves brothers, sisters, uncles, aunts, cousins, extended family and friends. Lisa is pre-deceased by her father, Henry Britton who passed in February of 1999 and her son, Ryan Britton who passed on November 12, 2001.
In keeping with Lisas wishes there are no calling hours. A gathering to celebrate Lisas life will be held on Saturday, April 1, 2017 from 10am to 2pm. in the Richmond Veterans Hall, 105 Old Homestead Highway, Richmond, NH. 03470. All services are under the care of Cheshire Family Funeral Home and Crematories, 46 South Winchester St. Swanzey, NH. 03446. WWW.cheshirefamilyfh.com.