MILTON – Kathryn D. Lefebvre, 83, died peacefully Friday evening, Feb. 10, 2017 at the Hope Hospice in Providence, R.I., with members of her loving family by her side. Kathryn was born on June 12, 1933 in Waterbury, Conn., the … Read more
GEORGIA – Priscilla Lattrell Ruhl, 87, of Georgia passed away on Monday, Feb. 13, 2017 at the University of Vermont Medical Center in Burlington. Priscilla was born Oct. 30, 1929 in Ferrisburg, the daughter of the late Guy and Clementine … Read more
COLCHESTER – Reginald Phillip LaFrance, 50, passed away on Feb. 5, 2017. Reggie was born Sept. 15, 1966 in Burlington, to the late Reginald and Suzanne LaFrance. He attended Essex High School. He was a self-employed flooring installer for the last 20 … Read more
MILTON – Lawrence Claude Roberge, 81, died peacefully Friday, Feb. 3, 2017 at the St. Albans Healthcare and Rehab. Center in St. Albans. Claude was born Sept. 9, 1935 in Barre, the son of Odina and Odila (Pouliot) Roberge. He … Read more
MILTON – Warren R. “ Matt ” Mattson, 81, died unexpectedly early Friday morning, Feb. 3, 2017 at his home. Warren was born July 21, 1935 in Farmington, Minn., the son of Harold and Florence (Schumann) Mattson. Matt served in … Read more
MILTON – Lena L. Gaudette, 78, died peacefully Saturday afternoon, Jan. 28, 2017 at her home on Route 7, surrounded by her family. Lena was born April 12, 1938 in Milton, the daughter of the late William and Lucy Sweeney … Read more
MILTON – Marie-Ann O’Connor R.N., 85, of Everest Road, passed away peacefully Wednesday evening, Jan. 24, 2017 at her home in Milton in the presence of her very good friend and caregiver, Char Aldrich. Marie was born Dec. 22, 1931 … Read more
GRAND ISLE – Rita G. Connolly, 78, died peacefully with family by her side on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017 in Grand Isle. Rita was born in Yonkers, N.Y. on Sept. 14, 1938, the daughter of Thomas and Rita (Minchin) Connolly. … Read more
SOUTH HERO – Thomas J. Tourville, 39, died unexpectedly, due to a car accident Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017 on East Shore Road in South Hero. Tom was born Sept. 18, 1977 in Burlington, the son of Randy and Norma (Noni … Read more
MILTON – Robert William Giroux Jr., 52, died unexpectedly on Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 at his home in Milton. Bob was born May 22, 1964 in Burlington, the son of Robert W. Giroux Sr. and Paulette (Estus) Giroux. He graduated … Read more
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