TORRINGTON, CONN. – Jean Anne Gordon, 66, died Monday Sept. 21, 2015 at the Paradigm Health Care Center in Torrington. Jean Anne was born Oct. 24, 1948, in Burlington, Vt., the daughter of Alton and Audrey (Quebec) Gordon. She moved … Read more
SOUTH BURLINGTON – Rebecca (Brown) Kruger, 96, died peacefully early Saturday morning, Sept. 26, 2015 at the Birchwood Terrace Nursing Center. Rebecca was born Dec. 10, 1918 in Jericho, the daughter of Arthur and Eva (Lowrey) Brown. She graduated from … Read more
What I would give I’d give so much to hear your voice, To hear you say hello. I’d give so much to clasp your hand, To see you smile and glow. I’d give so much to have a chat The … Read more
Mom – it doesn’t seem possible that you have been gone five years; time definitely does not heal the pain. So many times we wish we could just pick up the phone and talk to you about things, take you … Read more
MILTON – Eric J. Pepin, 41, of Milton, passed away Sunday, Sept. 20, 2015 at the University of Vermont Medical Center in Burlington. Eric was born Jan. 22, 1974 in Burlington, the son of Alfred and Cheryl Fay Pepin. He … Read more
Terry A. Elliott, 65, of Georgia passed away on Sept. 4, 2015 at his home. He was born on Feb. 23, 1950 in Lyndonville to Philip and Verna (MacDonald) Elliott. He graduated from Winooski High School. Terry worked painting bridges for Eaton … Read more
MILTON – Santo F. Marotta, 45, formerly of Burlington, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, Sept. 4, 2015. He was born in Newark, N.J. on April 24, 1970, the son of Thomas and Eleanor (Pekrol) Marotta. Santo was a loving and … Read more
SHELBURNE/MILTON – Scott Aric Richards, 52, formerly of Milton, passed away unexpectedly in his sleep on Saturday, Sept. 5, 2015 at his home in Shelburne. Scott was born July 2, 1963 in Burlington, the son of Stanley and Sandra Bassett … Read more
WINOOSKI – Shirley Martin Smith, 84, died unexpectedly early Thursday morning, Aug. 27, 2015, at the UVMMC in Burlington. Shirley was born Sept. 6, 1930, in Colchester, the daughter of Frank and Helen (Boucher) Martin. She graduated from Burlington High … Read more
North Brookfield, Mass. – Donald T. Williams, 80, passed away peacefully on Monday, Aug. 17, 2015 in Rose Monahan Hospice. Donald served in the U.S. Air Force from 1953 to 1957. He worked at Norton Co. from 1964 – 1987 … Read more
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