She was born in Bennington on August 20, 1943, the daughter of the late Herman and Marjorie (Allen) Eldred. Mrs. Belisle graduated from school in Whitingham and earned her degree in cosmetology and hair design.
Mrs. Belisle owned and operated Judy’s Headquarters in Stamford for many years and was the organist at the Stamford Community Church for 46 years. She was a longtime member of the Stamford Community Church, an accomplished seamstress, and a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and sister.
Survivors include her husband of 54 years, Neil F. Belisle, whom she married September 14, 1963 in Readsboro; four loving children, Sheila Rougeau and her husband Dodd, of North Adams; Sharon Herzig and her husband Robert, of Sanford, ME; Bruce Belisle and his wife Jennifer, of Stamford; and Stacy LeClair and her husband John, of North Adams; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. She also leaves a brother, Allen Eldred; and several nieces, nephews, grandnieces, and grandnephews. She was predeceased by three brothers, Dana, David, and Larry Eldred.
Funeral services to celebrate the life of Mrs. Belisle will take place Saturday, December 2, at 10 am at the Stamford Community Church. Burial will follow in Millard Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations are suggested for the Stamford Community Church or to Pop Cares through the Flynn & Dagnoli-Montagna Home for Funerals, Central Chapels, 74 Marshall Street, North Adams, MA.