Tree of Hope service welcomes those dealing with loss

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BENNINGTON — The VNA & Hospice of the Southwest Region will hold its annual Tree of Hope memorial service at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 19, at 1128 Monument Ave.

"The service provides comfort and solace in remembering a loved one," says Mary Pleasant, hospice volunteer coordinator for VNAHSR. "This is the perfect time to come and share your memories and stories of someone close to you who has passed."

The memorial service is free and open to the public. Poetry, music and memories will be shared along with songs from the Serenity Singers. Guests are welcome to plant an annual under our Tree of Hope in memory of loved ones. The annuals will be provided. A brief reception will follow.

For more information, contact Mary Pleasant at 802-442-5502, or



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