TUCKER: Eugene Elais, 65, of 68 Tucker Hill Road, Sheffield, passed away at his residence, Sunday, Dec. 2, 2001.

He was born Nov. 6, 1936, in Troy, N.Y., the son of the late Wilson E. and Dora (Anthony) Tucker. Besides his parents he was predeceased by three children, Joseph Tucker, Barbara Tucker-Douds and Harry Tucker.

He served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean Conflict. He worked as a corrections officer for the Vermont Department of Corrections for 20 years.

He is survived by his wife, Marjorie J. (Clark) Tucker of Sheffield; his sister and her husband, Judy Tucker and Steve Moxham and their son Stephen of Clifton, Va.; his wife & #039;s parents, Arlene and Donald Garand of Sheffield; his daughters and their husbands, Susan and Raymond Therrien of St. Johnsbury Center, and Peggy and Timothy Aldrich of East Concord, Vt.; his sons and their wives, Wilson "Bob" and Renee Tucker of East Concord, Vt., Joseph M.C. Clark of Sheffield, Richard and Brenda Bryant of Lunenburg, and Robert and Audrey Bryant of Jefferson, N.H.; his grandchildren, Jason Therrien, Donald and Jessie Therrien, Jenni Therrien, Becki-lee Aldrich, Trisha-Lynn, Angelica and Morgan Clark, Nicklous Tucker, Dorain Douds, Wilson "Wil" Tucker, Nichole Tucker, Ashley Tucker, James Bryant, Jason Bryant, Jaird Bryant, Sydney Bryant, and Michael Bryant; his great-grandchildren, Kayla, Dylan and Hunter; his special friends, Moe and Jackie Degree of East Burke; his wonderful friends from Newbury and all of the co-workers from the Department of Corrections, and the many men that he befriended.

There will be no calling hours.

A graveside service will be held at the Peacham cemetery on Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2001, at 10 a.m., with John Sleeper officiating.

Arrangements are by Woods-Trefren & Pearsons Funeral Services, 70 Church St., Lyndonville.

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