Ayer, Mass. / Milton – Elaine Rose Scott, 67, died peacefully on Friday, Aug. 10, 2012, at Emerson Hospital in Concord, Mass., with her husband by her side. Elaine was born on April 16, 1945 in Montréal, Province of Québec, … Read more
Richard Wayne Tomlinson, Sr. of Milton passed away peacefully Tuesday July 31, 2012 at his summer camp in Eden. Richard was born February 20, 1943 in Burlington, the son of the late Wayne H. and Catherine Coventry Tomlinson. He attended … Read more
The Milton Independent prints obituaries, committal notices and in memoriam for Milton and Georgia residents, current and former, or those with connections to our two communities.
Rates: The Independent charges for obituaries using the following scale:
- First 600 words and photo: FREE
- Thereafter: $0.25 per word and $5 per extra photo
Committal notices and in memoriam with accompanying photos are free of charge, using the editor’s discretion that the submission is an appropriate length.
Deadlines: Please email all notices to firstname.lastname@example.org by Mondays at noon. We cannot guarantee placement of any obituary submitted on a Tuesday. Please include the funeral home's contact person for verification.
Billing: Milton Independent staff will handle obituary placement in the paper, but billing will originate from the St. Albans Messenger, 281 North Main St., St. Albans, VT 05478. Contact Gail Wells with any billing questions at email@example.com or 524-9771 ext. 117.
For more information, contact Courtney Lamdin, editor, at the Milton Independent at 893-2028 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Effective: November 13, 2014; replaces 6/13/2013 policy