Marlborough – Debra L. (Jusseaume) Vinal, 53, of Marlborough, died Friday, Sept. 21, 2012 at St. Vincent's Hospital in Worcester, following an illness of many months. Born in Marlborough, she was the daughter of the late Alfred A. Jusseaume Sr. and Sandra A. (Heath) Jusseaume, and the wife of William Vinal of Marlborough.
Debra's life revolved around her family, and she will be remembered as creating wonderful memories for her children and grandchildren. She loved long drives with her husband Bill, camping, spending time at the ocean, gardening, reading and antiquing with her sisters.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by her daughters, Michelle Whear of Worcester, Melissa Clark and her husband Ted of Northborough, and Melinda Schlegelmilch and her husband Jeff of Manchester, CT; her grandchildren, Austin and London Whear, Emma and Tighe Clark, and Addy Schlegelmilch; her brothers, Dana and his wife Norma of Topsham, ME, David and his wife Susan of Northborough, Dennis of Townsend, MA, Daniel of Marlborough, and Dean and his wife Sandy of Topsham, ME; and her sisters, Donna Ferrucci of Marlborough and Darlene Bradley and her husband Peter of Marlborough. She was also the sister of the late Alfred A.Jusseaume Jr.
Visiting hours will be held Wednesday, Sept. 26, from 5 to 7 p.m., at the Slattery Funeral Home, 40 Pleasant St., Marlborough. A funeral service will follow at 7 p.m. at the funeral home.
Donations may be made to the American Lung Association of New England, 460 Totten Pond Rd., #400, Waltham, MA 02451.