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Thomas Andrew Mencel, 89, of Leicester

BRIDGEPORT, Conn./LEICESTER, Vt. — Thomas Andrew Mencel, age 89, died May 9, 2019, at the University of Vermont Medical Center, in Burlington, Vt.

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John and Richard Oxley memorial services

MIDDLEBURY — A memorial service for John Oxley, Vermont and Florida golfer, and Richard Oxley, trumpeter and jazz musician, will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, May 23, at the cemetery in Middlebury located on Route 30, across from the Middlebury College Athletic complex. All who knew them are welcome to come and share their memories.

Beverly Anne Partington, 59, of Vergennes

VERGENNES — Beverly Anne Partington, age 59, passed peacefully after a long battle with her health, on Thursday, May 9, 2019, at McClure-Miller Respite House in Colchester.

Bev was born in Newton, Mass., on Dec. 26, 1959. She was the daughter of William and Pauline (Stewart) Knowlton. She grew up in Medway, Mass., where she received her early education and graduated from Medway High School, class of 1977. Bev earned her R.N. from Framingham School of Nursing, class of 1980, where she continued working.

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Richard Rublee memorial service

BRISTOL — A service commemorating the life of the late Richard Rublee will take place on Saturday, May 18, at 1:30 p.m., at the Bristol Federated Church, with interment to take place immediately after at the Greenwood Cemetery in Bristol. Mr. Rublee died this past Jan. 29 at the age of 77.

William Saunders graveside service

BRISTOL  — Graveside services for William Saunders, 94, who died on April 7, 2019, will be held on Friday, May 24 at 11 a.m. in Foote Street Cemetery in Middlebury.

Gloria Rosemarie (Volenti) Schulte-James, 83, of Orwell

ORWELL — Gloria Rosemarie (Volenti) Schulte-James, age 83, died Friday, May 3, 2019, at her home in Orwell.

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Sylvia Steady, 88, of Proctor

PROCTOR — Sylvia Steady passed away Tuesday, March 19, 2019, at Rutland Medical Center. She was born in Ferrisburgh, Oct. 5, 1930, the daughter of Leo T. Steady and Grace Higbee Fields.

She was employed at Simmons Precision, Clarks Nursing Home, The Weeks School, and then back to Simmons Precision for many years until her retirement in 1993.

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Joseph David Weissman memorial service

MIDDLEBURY — Joseph David Weissman, age 75, of Middlebury, Vt., passed on March 2, 2019, due to complications from Alzheimer’s disease. A celebration of life will take place on May 18, at 2 p.m., at the Waybury Inn in East Middlebury. See full obituary in March 21, 2019, Addison Independent or online at addisonindependent.com.

Judith Munger graveside service

BENSON — A graveside service for Judith Munger, who died Dec. 8, 2018, will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, May 18, at Fairview Cemetery in Benson with a reception following at the Benson Community Hall. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in memory of Judy to the Benson Fire Dept. or Town of Benson Cemetery at PO Box 163 Benson VT 05731.

Beverly Anne Partington, 59

VERGENNES — Beverly Anne Partington, 59, died Thursday, May 9, 2019, at McClure Miller Respite House in Colchester.

The funeral service will be held on Tuesday, May 14, at 11 a.m., at the Vergennes Congregational Church.

Memorial gifts in lieu of flowers may be made, in her memory to; McClure Miller Respite House, 3113 Roosevelt Highway, Colchester, VT 05446, or to; Addison County Home Health & Hospice, P.O. Box 754, Middlebury, VT 05753.

A complete obituary will appear in Thursday’s edition of the Independent.

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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