Alcide R. (Pep) Pepin, 82, of So. Burlington passed away peacefully on May 23, 2019 at the McClure Miller Respite House in Colchester.
Al/Pep was born on Sep. 5, 1936 in Burlington, VT, the son of Alcide N. and Celina A. (Hatin) Pepin. Al graduated from Cathedral High in Burlington, VT in 1954. He worked at GE in Burlington retiring in 2005. He continued working at Seaway Carwash in Colchester and Cairns Arena in So. Burlington a job he truly enjoyed (thank you Bob and Laurie).
On Aug.1, 1959 he married the love of his life, Sandra J. Posey of Burlington. Together they had five children.
He is survived by his wife of 59 years Sandi of So. Burlington, son Michael R. of Grand Isle and partner Paula, daughter Deborah L. Piche and husband Tim of Grand Isle, son John F. and wife Donna of Essex Jct, son Gregory P. of So. Burlington, son Joshua M. and wife Jessica, of Essex Jct.
Grandchildren- Brennan (Tara), Lance, Andrew, Olivia, Breanna, Laura Lee, Logan and Noah great-granddaughter Everly. Sisters Ann-Marie Kaigle, Ruth (Larry) Bellew. Sister in-law Collette Pepin. Many nieces, nephews, friends and neighbors. Close friends Vince and Kathy Thibault; Rich and Lu Anderson, Harriet Maynard, Jon Arnold of VA. And all his special four-legged friends!
He was predeceased by his parents, In-laws Michael and Florence Posey; brothers Bill and John. Brother in-laws Armand (Frecks) Kaigle, Sherman, Norman and Bradley Posey and sister in-law Marge Posey.
Visiting hours are at LaVigne Funeral Home and Cremation Service 132 Main St., Winooski on May 30, 2019 from 2:000 - 4:00 pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at the Chapel of Saint Michael the Archangel on the campus of St Michael's College on Rt. 15 in Colchester on May 31, 2019 at 9:00 am. In lieu of flowers please send donations to the Humane Society of Burlington in Al's name.