RICHFORD, VERMONT: Hilda Brooks Tessier, 103, died October 2, 2006. She was born February 6, 1903 to the late Roy Nelson and Addie Donney Brooks. She retired at age 73 from the Richford/Highgate schools. She attended the Richford Seventh-day Adventist Church, and enjoyed gardening. She is survived by a daughter, Ruby Tessier; 2 granddaughters; two nieces; a nephew; and 2 great-nieces. She was preceded in death by her husband, Leo Tessier; a sister, Ruby Frechette; and her parents. Interment was at Riverview Cemetery with arrangements by Heald Funeral Home.