Veronica A. Whitson, 61, of Worcester died Saturday, November 11th in St. Vincent Hospital surrounded by her family. She leaves her husband of 28 years, Ivan L. Whitson; a son, Patrick Michelson of Worcester; a daughter, Molly Ann Geier of Worcester; four brothers, John Demers of Leominster, Paul Demers of California, Kevin Demers of Florida and David Demers of Worcester; two sisters, Sheila Fulginiti of Worcester and Michelle Rondo of Webster and a brother in law, Michael Renshaw. She also leaves grandchildren, a great grandchild, nieces and nephews. Veronica was predeceased by a sister, Lisa Renshaw.
She was born in Leominster the daughter of Ernest Doyon and Sally (Young) Demers and was raised by Ernest J. Demers. Veronica was a master barber for St. Cyr and Paul Conzo Day Spa. She also worked as a certified home health aide and as a nanny. Veronica was a dog lover. Her favorite pastime was the time she spent with her children and grandchildren. In her younger and active years, she dreamed of being a dancer and loved music.
Funeral services and burial will be private. There are no calling hours. A celebration of her life will be held at a later date. O’CONNOR BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, 592 Park Avenue is directing arrangements.