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RONALD LANPHER

HANCOCK — Ronald C. Lanpher, 75, of Hancock, died Sunday night, Jan. 18, 2015, at Porter Hospital in Middlebury, after a lengthy illness.

He was born Oct. 17, 1939, in Abington, Conn., the son of Clifton and Roseanna (Cote) Lanpher. He attended elementary school in Pittsfield, Vt., and graduated from Whitcomb High School in Bethel in 1957. After high school, he served in the Army National Guard until 1963.

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SCOTT PUTNAM

BRANDON — Scott Wayne Putnam, 53, died Monday, Jan. 19, 2015, at Mountain View Center in Rutland.

He was born in Ticonderoga, N.Y., on Feb. 1, 1961. He was the son of Kenneth and Bea (Bessey) Putnam. He grew up in Port Henry and received his early education in Moriah (N.Y.) Central School.

He moved with his family to Brandon in 1978 and graduated from Otter Valley Union High School, class of 1980. He afterward joined the United States Army. He served at Fort Knox, Ky., and Fort Bragg, N.C., and for more than a year in Germany.

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ALICE WRIGHT

MIDDLEBURY — After a short and sudden illness, Alice M. Wright of Middlebury died in the early morning hours of Monday, Jan. 19, 2015.

A full obituary, with remembrance service plans, will be printed in a future edition of the Addison Independent.

SALLY HOYLER

RIPTON — Sally Hoyler, 59, of Ripton passed away peacefully Jan. 15, 2015, after a fast and furious battle with cancer. A full obituary will appear later.

Her family will hold a celebration of her life on Tuesday, Jan. 20, in Ripton. Details on the celebration will be posted on her CaringBridge site at www.caringbridge.org/visit/sallyhoyler.

 

JOAN PARKS

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Joan Marie Parks, 83, of Daytona Beach, Fla., formerly of Orwell, Vt., passed away on Jan. 1, 2015.

A complete obituary will be published in a later edition of the Addison Independent.

JOY BLIX

CORNWALL — Joy Beatrice Blix, 91, died Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015, at Porter Medical Center in Middlebury.

She was born in New York City on Oct. 29, 1923. She was the daughter of Carol and Hilde (Keller) Recknagel.

Honoring her wishes there will be no public funeral service.

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KERRY CLIFFORD

BRANDON — Kerry Allen Clifford, age 73, died peacefully at home, in the late afternoon on Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015, surrounded by her family while listening to the song “Fly Away.” She was a proud 20-year survivor of breast cancer and had been living a vibrant, active life enjoying her family and friends.

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ANDREW JOHNSON

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ELIZABETH LAFERRIERE

NEW HAVEN — Elizabeth Laferriere, 92, of New Haven died Saturday, Jan. 10, 2015, at Helen Porter Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center in Middlebury.

She was born July 5, 1922, in Middlebury.

She was a member of the New Haven community where she cleaned houses and spent time in her flower gardens. Her relatives say she enjoyed spending time with her husband, Frank, in their garden and that they gave away vegetables to the community.

She was predeceased by her husband, Frank, in 2001.

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FORREST ROSE

ST. ALBANS — Forrest Scott Rose, 92, formerly of Vergennes and Monkton, passed away peacefully in his sleep on Jan. 10, 2015, at Franklin County Rehab Center in St. Albans.

Forrest was born Jan. 4, 1923, in Pitcairn, N.Y., the only child of the late Clayton and Helen (Scott) Rose.

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Submitting an obituary

The Addison Independent publishes paid obituaries and free notices of passing. Paid obituaries cost 25-cents per word, and $10 per photo. The obituary will publish as it is submitted on the date of the family’s choosing.

For those who do not wish to purchase an obituary, the Addison Independent offers anyone with a local connection the opportunity to publish a notice of passing. These notices may be up to 100 words and are subject to editing by our news department.

Submissions must be received by 11 a.m. on Wednesday for publication in the Thursday paper and 11 a.m. on Friday for Monday’s paper.

Generally, obituaries follow this form:
TOWN — Name, age, of town, died on date, of cause of death. He/She was born on date in town, the son/daughter of father's name and mother's name, including maiden name in parentheses.

Then include a paragraph or two about where the person went to school and what they did for work; where they lived, who they married and when.

Add a sentence or two about what made the person special to family and friends, including hobbies, avocations or other telling details about their life.

He/She is survived by spouse's name; children named individually (and their spouses and towns of residence, if appropriate); siblings named individually; number of grandchildren, parents or other immediate family members.

He/She was predeceased by names of immediate family members.

A memorial service will be held (fill in details of date, time, and place, plus officiate if applicable) with interment at (place). Memorial contributions may be made to (name and complete address, if applicable).

Obituaries may be e-mailed to: obits@addisonindependent.com
 


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