MILTON / ST. ALBANS / DAYTONA BEACH, FLA. – John Pressey “Jack” Woods, 77, died peacefully on June 24, 2015 at the home of his daughter, Robin Woods-Brisson, following a courageous battle with cancer. Born July 5, 1937 in Plainfield … Read more
GEORGIA – Richard Elroy Fleming, 91, died peacefully on Friday, June 19, 2015 at Franklin County Rehab Center in St. Albans. Richard was born in Hinesburg on July 29, 1923, the son of Charles and Vinnie (Harris) Fleming. On March … Read more
It has been five months and three days since the Lord took you from us. We all miss you dearly, and you are in our daily thoughts. We love you very much, forever and always. Happy Father’s Day, Dad, Grandpa … Read more
MILTON – Betty L. Cross, 71, passed away peacefully in the presence of her loving family on Monday morning, June 22, 2015 at her home in Milton. Betty was born June 2, 1944 in St. Albans, the daughter of the … Read more
MILTON – Ida Belle Bushey, 90, died peacefully on Wednesday, June 17, 2015 at the University of Vermont Medical Center in Burlington, surrounded by her loving family. Ida was born in Monkton on July 2, 1924, the daughter of Norbert … Read more
MILTON – Nancy L. Sarven, 75, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, June 13, 2015 at her home in Milton. Nancy was born May 2, 1940 in St. Albans, the daughter of the late Ernest and Leona Berger Andrews. On July 9, … Read more
Nancianne (Welch) Woodward Loving and beloved wife, mother, grandmother and aunt, Nancianne (Welch) Woodward passed peacefully on May 28, 2015, after a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer, surrounded by her loving family. Nanci was born June 16, 1943, in Hanover, … Read more
Seven years ago, May 31, 2008, God called you home. There are no words to express the depth of despair I felt. The words you spoke to me after you passed, “Lady, I’m OK,” have given me the comfort needed … Read more
John Phelps Fienemann (Jack), 80, of Hohenwald, Tenn., died on Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at the Lewis County Nursing and Rehab Center following a brief illness. A native of Milton, he was the son of John Carl and Elizabeth Phelps … Read more
The Love of a Sister If love could change the way things are you would’ve lived forever and gone so far. You’d know that I am always there That I’ll always love you, I’ll always care. But love couldn’t change … Read more
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