Login
Skip to content

Obituaries

  • strict warning: Non-static method view::load() should not be called statically in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/views.module on line 1118.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_handler_sort::options_validate() should be compatible with views_handler::options_validate($form, &$form_state) in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_sort.inc on line 165.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_handler_sort::options_submit() should be compatible with views_handler::options_submit($form, &$form_state) in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_sort.inc on line 165.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_handler_sort::query() should be compatible with views_handler::query($group_by = false) in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_sort.inc on line 165.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_handler_filter::options_validate() should be compatible with views_handler::options_validate($form, &$form_state) in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_filter.inc on line 599.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_handler_filter::query() should be compatible with views_handler::query($group_by = false) in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_filter.inc on line 599.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_plugin_query::options_submit() should be compatible with views_plugin::options_submit($form, &$form_state) in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/plugins/views_plugin_query.inc on line 181.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_plugin_style_default::options() should be compatible with views_object::options() in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/plugins/views_plugin_style_default.inc on line 24.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_plugin_row::options_validate() should be compatible with views_plugin::options_validate(&$form, &$form_state) in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/plugins/views_plugin_row.inc on line 136.
  • strict warning: Non-static method view::load() should not be called statically in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/views.module on line 1118.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_handler_field::query() should be compatible with views_handler::query($group_by = false) in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_field.inc on line 1148.
  • strict warning: Non-static method views_many_to_one_helper::option_definition() should not be called statically, assuming $this from incompatible context in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_filter_many_to_one.inc on line 25.
  • strict warning: Non-static method views_many_to_one_helper::option_definition() should not be called statically, assuming $this from incompatible context in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_filter_many_to_one.inc on line 25.
  • strict warning: Non-static method view::load() should not be called statically in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/views.module on line 1118.
  • strict warning: Declaration of image_attach_views_handler_field_attached_images::pre_render() should be compatible with views_handler_field::pre_render($values) in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/image/contrib/image_attach/image_attach_views_handler_field_attached_images.inc on line 112.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_handler_area::query() should be compatible with views_handler::query($group_by = false) in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_area.inc on line 81.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_handler_area_text::options_submit() should be compatible with views_handler::options_submit($form, &$form_state) in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_area_text.inc on line 121.
  • strict warning: Non-static method view::load() should not be called statically in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/views.module on line 1118.
  • strict warning: Non-static method views_many_to_one_helper::option_definition() should not be called statically, assuming $this from incompatible context in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_filter_many_to_one.inc on line 25.
  • strict warning: Non-static method views_many_to_one_helper::option_definition() should not be called statically, assuming $this from incompatible context in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_filter_many_to_one.inc on line 25.

Carol Elizabeth Knauss memorial service

BRIDPORT — A memorial service and interment for Carol Elizabeth Knauss, a Bridport resident who died at age 80 on May 18, 2018, will take place this Friday, June 15.

A funeral will begin at 11 a.m. at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Vergennes, with burial at 1 p.m. in the Bridport Cemetery. A reception will follow at the Bridport Masonic Hall.

Gordon D. Folsom

LINCOLN — Gordon D. “Gordie” Folsom, 73, passed away in the comfort of his home and family on Monday morning, June 11, 2018. Born in Montpelier on February 20, 1945, he was the son of the late Wendell “Ike” Folsom and Gertrude “Trudy” (Burbank) Folsom.

The full text of this article is only available to online subscribers.

Are you an online subscriber? Click to login.

Click here to learn more about our subscription options.

If you have a print subscription, you can now add an online subscription at no additional charge! Just email us with your name and mailing address to set it up.

Roger Leonard Bienvenue

WELLS RIVER, Vt. — Roger Leonard Bienvenue, 80, of Main Street in Wells River, died June 8, 2018 at his home.

He was born in Manchester, N.H., July 25, 1937, a son of Leonard and Annie (Critchett) Bienvenue and graduated from Pinkerton Academy with the Class of 1957. For 24 years he was a truck mechanic for HP Hood in Manchester, N.H. and Burlington, Vt. He later moved on to work for Rapid Ways Transportation in Burlington, Oneida Motor Freight in Wells River, and Ross Oil in Littleton, N.H. before retiring from West View Farm in North Haverhill, N.H.

The full text of this article is only available to online subscribers.

Are you an online subscriber? Click to login.

Click here to learn more about our subscription options.

If you have a print subscription, you can now add an online subscription at no additional charge! Just email us with your name and mailing address to set it up.

Ida Harrison Washington

WEYBRIDGE — Ida Harrison Washington of Weybridge, wife, mother, and life-long educator, scholar, and author, passed away peacefully in her home on May 30, 2018. She was 93.

Ida Harrison Washington was born in Port Washington, New York, on November 19, 1924. Her father, Henry C. Harrison, was a leading inventor for Bell Labs and her mother, Ida J. Harrison, had a passion for languages and literature. She attended Wellesley College, starting as a physics major, then music, and graduated in 1946 with a degree in Mathematics.

The full text of this article is only available to online subscribers.

Are you an online subscriber? Click to login.

Click here to learn more about our subscription options.

If you have a print subscription, you can now add an online subscription at no additional charge! Just email us with your name and mailing address to set it up.

Theresa Turner memorial service

MIDDLEBURY — The private graveside service for Theresa O. “Tot” Turner, 75, of Poultney, who died Tuesday afternoon, April 17, 2018, at the Pines in Rutland following a brief illness, will be held at the St Mary’s Cemetery in Middlebury. The Father Luke P. Austin, pastor of the Assumption of The Blessed Virgin Mary Church in Middlebury will officiate.

William Muzzy

SHELBURNE— William “Bill” Muzzy died peacefully at Respite House in Colchester, Vt., on June 2, 2018, due to congestive heart failure. He was 81. Present at the time of death were his wife of 59 years, Ramona “Mona” Muzzy and his youngest son Raymond Muzzy.

Bill was born August 9, 1936, in Middlebury, Vt. to his parents George F. Muzzy and Flora (Perkins) Muzzy. He graduated from Edmunds High School in 1955 and worked at Brewer Brothers Motors until 1965 when he went to work for IBM in Essex Junction, Vt., as a machinist and tool-maker.

The full text of this article is only available to online subscribers.

Are you an online subscriber? Click to login.

Click here to learn more about our subscription options.

If you have a print subscription, you can now add an online subscription at no additional charge! Just email us with your name and mailing address to set it up.

Nancy B. Lambeth

MECHANICSBURG, Pa. — Nancy B. Lambeth, 92, formerly of Mechanicsburg, Pa., passed away on Monday, May 28, 2018, at the Gardens at Blue Ridge, Harrisburg.

Born on October 24, 1925, in Burlington, Vt., she was the daughter of the late Myrle and Irene (White) Brown and she was the widow of Austin Lambeth, who passed away in 2008.

The full text of this article is only available to online subscribers.

Are you an online subscriber? Click to login.

Click here to learn more about our subscription options.

If you have a print subscription, you can now add an online subscription at no additional charge! Just email us with your name and mailing address to set it up.

Gertrude Jackson

MIDDLEBURY — Gertrude (Birchard) Jackson, born February 19, 1926 in Shoreham, Vt., to Harry and Emma (Jones) Birchard, died peacefully at Helen Porter Health and Rehabilitation on June 3, 2018, with family present. She was 92.

The full text of this article is only available to online subscribers.

Are you an online subscriber? Click to login.

Click here to learn more about our subscription options.

If you have a print subscription, you can now add an online subscription at no additional charge! Just email us with your name and mailing address to set it up.

Larry Kenneth Gile

BRISTOL — Larry Kenneth Gile, 73, died peacefully Sunday, June 3, 2018, at Helen Porter Health Hospice and Rehabilitation services with his family by his side after a five year battle with COPD. He was born in Burlington, Vt., the eldest son of the late Homer and Virginia (Phelps) Gile, October 12, 1944.  He was raised in Richmond, Vt., with his three brothers and graduated from Richmond High School in 1964.

The full text of this article is only available to online subscribers.

Are you an online subscriber? Click to login.

Click here to learn more about our subscription options.

If you have a print subscription, you can now add an online subscription at no additional charge! Just email us with your name and mailing address to set it up.

Claudia Louise DeMers

NEW HAVEN — Claudia Louise DeMers, age 76, died Friday, June 1, 2018, at her home in New Haven.

Mrs. DeMers was born in Torrington, Conn., on August 14, 1941. She was the daughter of Winston and Lila (Tanner) Browne. She grew up in Torrington, where she received her early education.

The full text of this article is only available to online subscribers.

Are you an online subscriber? Click to login.

Click here to learn more about our subscription options.

If you have a print subscription, you can now add an online subscription at no additional charge! Just email us with your name and mailing address to set it up.

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]
 


Connect with us