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ERNEST (ERNIE) POMAINVILLE

FORT PIERCE, Fla. — On the morning of July 11, 2016, Ernest B. Pomainville (Ernie), 66, passed away at his home in Fort Pierce, Florida. A Shoreham resident for most of his life, he was loved and cherished by his wife Ann; his children, Shawn, Andrea and Melissa; his grandson, Ethan; step-grandson, Nicholas; his mother, Aileen; his siblings, Calene, Shelley, and Rocke; and Ann’s eight children.

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ELLEN JANSON

SHELBURNE — Moments after a glorious sunset seen over the shores of Lake Champlain and descending into the Adirondack Mountains of New York, Ellen Janson released her grip on life on July 12, 2016. A longtime Shelburne resident on the Vermont shore, Ellen leaves behind her four children who were at her side and equally bonded to this Vermont beauty.

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JOAN LOUISE GREINER

MIDDLEBURY — Joan Louise (Towne) Greiner, 86, of Middlebury died on July 21, 2016, at Eastview.

She was a longtime physical education instructor and coach at Middlebury College, and widow of Dr. Arthur Greiner. A complete obituary will appear in Thursday’s Addison Independent.

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NADA CHANG

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HARVEY WHITTIER

ROCHESTER — A graveside service will be held for Carmel Harvey Whittier on Sunday, July 24, at 1 p.m. at the Woodlawn Cemetery in Rochester, Vt.

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WILLIAM SULLIVAN

FERRISBURGH — William J. Sullivan, 65, of Ferrisburgh, died unexpectedly on Friday, July 15, 2016, at Fanny Allen Health and Rehabilitation Center in Colchester. A full obituary will be in a later edition of the Independent.

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ERIC ROBERTS

ROANOKE, Va./ADDISON — Eric S. Roberts, 44, of Roanoke, Va., and Addison, Vt., died unexpectedly on July 7, 2016. He is survived by his wife, Courtney, son Gabriel and daughter Erin. Also surviving are his mother, Kathleen Carson; his father, Leonard Roberts (Linda); and his brother, Seth Roberts. Arrangements are made through Simpson Funeral Home, and Interment will be held at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens in Roanoke, Va.

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JONI LADUE

BRISTOL — Joni (Chamberlain) Ladue, 52, a longtime resident of Bristol, passed away on July 14, 2016. She was born in Burlington, the daughter of Thomas and Patricia (Grant) Chamberlain.

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EDNA MAE RIVERS

ADDISON — Edna Mae Rivers passed away Wednesday, July 13, 2016, at Helen Porter Nursing Home in Middlebury.

She was born February 20, 1930, in Ripton, the daughter of Alfred and Bessie (Stowell) Grace.

Edna enjoyed gardening, 4-H, Field Days, Addison Baptist Church, traveling and flea markets.

She was predeceased by her husband, Louis George Rivers, Sr., on March 19, 2002, and her son Louis George Rivers, Jr., on August 22, 2014.

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ELEANOR ELIZABETH KUPFER

LEICESTER — Eleanor Elizabeth Kupfer, age 88, died Saturday, July 9, 2016, at her home in Leicester, in the presence of her daughters.

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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: [email protected]
 


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