Elbert Lester Shute
Elbert Lester Shute, 75, of Brooks, passed away at his home April 16, 2014.
Elbert was born in Prospect on Aug. 1, 1938. He graduated from Morse Memorial High School after which he worked as an independent dairy farmer for his entire career. He enjoyed farming, gardening and maple sugaring. He was a rare individual admired for his work ethic, honesty and generous nature.
Elbert was married to Carolyn Lee Crosby on April 18, 1970; they were married for 43 years.
Elbert is lovingly remembered by his wife, Carolyn; his daughter Tiffany and her husband Charles; his three grandchildren Benjamin Elbert, Danielle Acadia and Drew Alexandra; his sister, five brothers, one uncle, several aunts, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Elbert is predeceased by his mother Bernys "Kippy" Shute; his father Lester Shute and his brother Paul Shute.
A private burial will take place in the Wentworth Cemetery in Brooks at a later date.