DAVID H. GREGG, 63, of Randolph, died Friday, September 30, 2011 at his home.
He was born July 1, 1948 in St. Louis, Missouri; the son of David H. and Eleanor (Stevens) Gregg. He was raised in Northfield where he graduated from Northfield High School in 1966. He graduated from Norwich University in 1975 with a Bachelor of Arts in Government and History, and received his Juris Doctor from Boston College Law School in 1974. David was a Captain in the U.S. Army and U.S. Army Reserves, having served at Fort Ben Harrison in Indiana. David married Susan Leonard, also of Northfield in 1971. After completing his law degree in Boston, David moved to the Randolph area and became a partner in the law firm of Case & Gregg in Bethel. He served as a Vice President and General Counsel at Randolph National Bank, a partner at the law firm of Miller, Tonnelli, and Gregg in Randolph, and Chief Executive Officer of Gifford Medical Center. After retirement in 2000, he resided a few years in Punta Gorda, Florida before returning to Randolph. He was known for providing pro-bono legal work to those in need, was actively involved in community service, and once ran for Orange County Probate judge. He had been a member of Randolph Rotary Club and Montague Golf Club, and had served as chair of the Randolph Select Board and Randolph Board of Trustees, and the Randolph Planning Commission. David was Past President of the Vermont Program for Quality in Health Care, a Trustee for Chandler Music Hall and The Visiting Nurse’s Alliance of Vermont and New Hampshire, and had been Director and President of the Randolph Neighborhood Housing Services, Inc. He was a member of the Norwich University Board of Fellows. David had coached soccer and wrestling, and enjoyed golfing, skiing, racketball, basketball, and football.
Survivors include his son, Justin Gregg and his wife, Ranke deVries of Helmond, The Netherlands; grand-daughter, Mila Gregg; brother, Peter Gregg and his wife, Sandra of Cavendish; and his ex-wife, Susan Gregg of Randolph.
Calling hours will be held from 6:00pm-8:00pm Friday, October 7th at the Day Funeral Home in Randolph, with a funeral service starting at 7:00pm, with Pastor David Sanville, officiating. Burial will be private at a later date. Contributions in his memory may be made to Flood disaster relief of your choice, or to the Randolph Area Food Shelf. Online condolences may be left at www.dayfunerals.com.