Posted Sept. 07, 2009, at 7:44 p.m.

CHARLTON, Mass. – Violet “Vickie” A. (Golay) Manuel, 91, wife of the late Harry W. Manuel Sr., died unexpectedly Sept. 5, 2009. She was born in Newton Upper Falls, Mass., attended Newton, Mass., public schools. She lived in Waltham, Mass., Maynard, Mass., and Charlton, Mass. Her summers were spent at Schoodic Lake, Brownville. She is survived by her children, Patricia D’Errico of Maynard, Mass., and Harry Manuel Jr. of Westford, Mass.; grandchildren, John D’Errico and his wife, Terry, Marianne Burnham, Heather Ferro and her husband, Anthony, Sarah Manuel and Joshua Manuel; great-grandchildren; and her brother, Leon Golay of Littleton. She was predeceased by siblings, Charles Golay, Lou Remond and Paul Remond. Visiting hours will be held 4-7 p.m. Sept. 9 at Fowler-Kennedy Funeral Home, 42 Concord St., Maynard, Mass. Funeral and interment will be private in Brownville.