Thomas A. Leggett, 56, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, July 23, 2016. Tom was born Oct. 9, 1959 in Burlington, the son of late Arnold Leggett and Anne Marie (Desautels) Leggett. He graduated in 1978 from Burlington High School. On Aug. … Read more
Wherever I go, whatever I do, memories always keep me near to you. Love and missed, Gail
MILTON – Elizabeth Jane Marshall, 90, died peacefully Tuesday July 26, 2016 at the Vermont Respite House in Williston with her loving family by her side. Elizabeth was born Feb. 11, 1926 in Plattsburg, N.Y., the daughter of Sam and … Read more
MILTON/GEORGIA – Linda Kieselmann Montgomery, RN passed away on Monday, Feb. 1, 2016, at Birchwood Terrace Healthcare Facility. Relatives and friends are invited to attend calling hours on Wednesday, July 27, 2016, from 5-7 p.m. at Heald Funeral Home., 87 … Read more
MILTON – Elsie Jean La Belle, 76, died peacefully early Saturday morning, July 16, 2016, surrounded by her loving family, following a brief battle with pancreatic cancer. Elsie was born Dec. 27, 1939 in Eden, the daughter of Rossie and … Read more
MILTON – Donna Marie Tracy was born March 9,1947 in Burlington, the daughter of Hilda and Francis Young. She graduated from Essex High School in 1966. Donna married David Tracy on July 25, 1970. In the early years, Donna ran … Read more
The moment that you died, my heart was torn in two. One side filled with heartache, and the other died with you. I often lay awake at night when the world is fast asleep, and Take a walk down memory … Read more
PORT CHARLOTTE, FLA. – Bonnie Lee (Bailey) Hollenbeck, 73, died after a brief illness on Thursday, June 16, 2016 at Signature Health Care in Port Charlotte, Fla. She was born Sept. 12, 1942 in Winchester, Mass., the daughter of Elwin … Read more
FAIRFAX – James “Jim” Gabaree Jr., 78, died peacefully Thursday evening, June 16, 2016 at the University of Vermont Medical Center in Burlington. Jim was born Nov. 13, 1937, the son of James and Ruth (Bevins) Gabaree Sr. In his … Read more
BARRE – Edmond O. Bergeron, 70, died June 18, 2016 surrounded by his loving caregiver. Edmond was born May 24, 1946 in Burlington, the son of Conrad and Rose (Grenier) Bergeron. He lived at Brandon Training School until its closure … Read more
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