SMYRNA, GA. – Kenneth E. Bushey, 91, passed away Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017, surrounded by loving family members. Kenneth was born March 8, 1926 in Burlington, the son of Perley and Charlotte (St. John) Bushey. Ken spent his younger years … Read more
MILTON – Steven R. Cherrier, 57, of McMullen Road, passed away peacefully at the Vermont Respite House in Colchester in the presence of his loving wife on Sunday evening, July 30, 2017. Steve was born Nov. 27, 1959 in Burlington, … Read more
RICHMOND – Rosalie M. Lavigne, 73 of Richmond passed away Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at the University of Vermont Medical Center in Burlington surrounded by her loving family. Rose was born Dec. 2, 1943 in Sweetsburg, P.Q. the daughter of … Read more
MILTON – John Prescott Hoyt, Jr. of Milton, VT age 96, died Aug. 2, 2017 of cancer at the VNA Respite House. Born May 30, 1921 in Chelsea, Mass., he was the son of Elsie Pearl Ralph and John P. … Read more
SOUTH BURLINGTON – Marjorie Maude Lahue Mayville, 93, died peacefully on Sunday evening, July 30, 2017 at Starr Farm Rehab Center in Burlington, with her loving family by her side. Marjorie was born Dec. 27, 1923 in Frelighsburg, Quebec the … Read more
MILTON – Karen A. Derouchie, 53, of Cherry Street went to be with the angels on Friday, July 28, 2017 following a long illness. Karen was born April 11, 1964 in Burlington, the daughter of the late Ralph and Thelma … Read more
MILTON – Rose Mary Guilmette, 87, died peacefully at her home on Monday July 24, 2017, surrounded by her loving family. Rose was born Aug. 15, 1929 in Colchester, the daughter of the late Napoleon and Grace LaRock Pidgeon. Rose … Read more
7/27/2013 I’m told many times that time heals. Well, its been four long years since we said goodbye, and the pain is still there. You’re always on my mind and in my heart. I love you for eternity, my love. … Read more
MILTON – James J. Sarven, 80, died July 21, 2017 at his home with loving family members by his side. Jim was born May 3, 1937 in Colchester, the son of Robert and Marcella (Clapper) Sarven. Mr. Sarven proudly served … Read more
Claire M. Hall, 76, of Milton passed away suddenly Friday, July 21, 2017 at the University of Vermont Medical Center in Burlington. Claire was born Oct. 28, 1940 in Burlington, the daughter of the late Fidelevin (Phil) and Marie Bourgeois … Read more
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