It’s been 12 years. We thought the tears would have gone away Should have known it wouldn’t have been that way. If tears could build a stairway And memories a lane We’d walk right up to heaven and bring you … Read more
It has been three years since the Lord took you from us. We all miss you dearly, and you are in our hearts and in our thoughts every day. We love you always and forever. – Your loving husband David … Read more
When someone you love becomes a memory, that memory becomes a wonderful treasure to always hold in your heart. I will miss you forever and always … Happy Birthday, Ape.
It’s been six years since you were last with me, and I ask, “Where did six years of my life go?” The reality is connected to the last words you said to me after you passed away: “Lady, I’m okay.” … Read more
Constance R. Plunkett, 86, died peacefully at Vermont Respite House in Williston on May 20, 2014. She was born in Bronxville, N.Y. on Sept. 4, 1927, the daughter of Daniel deVere Raymond and Zoe (Campbell Hennion) Raymond. She graduated from … Read more
Fern and Eugene Ballard from Georgia Plains were parents of eight children: sons Raymond Whitney, Gordon Whitney, Eugene Ballard, Wendell Ballard, Roger Ballard and David Ballard, and two daughters Wanda and Beverly Ballard. It was May 18, 1944 Fern was … Read more
Milton — Visiting hours for Clifford E. “Rocky” Howe, 95, who died on Feb. 22, 2014, will be held Wednesday, May 14, 2014 from 6-8 p.m. at Minor Funeral and Cremation Center in Milton. A funeral service will be held … Read more
Marjorie Wood of Milton passed away Thursday, May 1, 2014 in St. Albans. Marge was born in Olean, NY in 1925, The daughter of Gerald Griffith and Marjorie McDivitt. She graduated from American International College and Boston University earning a … Read more
Milton – Kenneth W. Schwenn, 70, died Thursday, April 24, 2014 at home following a long battle with COPD and lung cancer. He was born May 25, 1943 in Brooklyn, N.Y., the son of Carl W. Schwenn and Marie M. … Read more
Rejeanne Louise Tougas, 78, gracefully joined her husband, George, in Heaven on April 3, 2014, with her loving daughters by her side. She is survived by her daughters and their families: Francine Tougas of Milton, Gisele and Jeff Palin and … Read more
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