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MICHAEL RINGEY

CORNWALL — Michael Francis Ringey, age 60, died Aug. 4, 2014, at his home in Cornwall.

A gathering “In Celebration of His Life” will be held on Aug. 24, 2014, at 1 p.m. at the Middlebury Union High School Gymnasium. A reception will follow. After the reception, a good old-fashioned Sunday afternoon softball game with family and friends will be played in his memory. If you plan to attend our ball game, please bring a dish.

Mr. Ringey was predeceased by his parents and a sister, Carolyn Williams.

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AURELE E. ROCHON

BELLEVIEW, Fla. — Aurele E. Rochon, 81, died Aug. 1, 2014, at Sylvia’s House (Hospice of Marion County).

He was born on Aug. 7, 1932, in St. Albert, Ontario, Canada, son of Louis and Cecile (Quesnel) Rochon.

He was a dairy farmer for many years in Bridport, Vt.

He and his wife, Margaret, moved to Belleview in 1987. Relatives say he enjoyed fishing, playing cards and spending time with his family.

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ALEX TRUDEAU

SALISBURY — Alexander “Alex” Rodney Trudeau, 60, died Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, at the Vermont Respite House in Williston.

He was born in Middlebury on June 17, 1954. He was the son of Merrill and Pauline (Wells) Trudeau. He grew up in Salisbury where he received his early education and graduated from Middlebury High School, class of 1970.

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ARMAND “CHICKIE” MARCOUX

SWANTON — Armand “Chickie” Marcoux, 71, died July 29, 2014, at Fletcher Allen Health Care in Burlington.

He was born in Sudbury on June 11, 1943. He was the son of Antonio Armand Marcoux Sr. and Isabell (Geoguire) Marcoux. He grew up in Sudbury and in earlier years worked the family farm with his father.

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YVONNE AUDET

SHOREHAM — Yvonne Audet, 72, of Shoreham died Friday morning, Aug. 15, 2014, after a brief illness at the home of her daughter in Bridport.

A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, at 11 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church Middlebury, with the Rev. William Beaudin as celebrant.

There will be no visiting hours.

Online condolences may be made at www.sandersonfuneralservice.com.

A full obituary will appear in a future edition of the Addison Independent.

GENE OLIVER

BRIDPORT — A graveside service for Gene A. Oliver, 46, who died Dec. 17, 2013, will be held in Bridport Central Cemetery on Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, at 11 a.m. Rev. Patricia Jackman will officiate.

LOUISE BERTRAND

BENSON — Louise Ann Bertrand, 71, died unexpectedly, Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014, at her home in Benson.

Louise was born on Oct. 29, 1942, in Middlebury, the daughter of Lucien and Estelle (Gibeault) Charron. She spent her early years in Cornwall and attended elementary school there. She graduated from Middlebury High School in 1960.

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TIMOTHY FRENCH

SPRINGFIELD, Mass./BRANDON, Vt. — Timothy Charles French, 57, of Springfield, Mass., and formerly of Brandon, died Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014, in Springfield.

He was born May 16, 1957, in Middlebury, the son of Charles Freeman and Beverly Jean (Weinle) French. He received his education in Brandon schools and was a 1975 graduate of Otter Valley Union High School.

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AMOS HIGBEE

STARKE, Fla. — Amos Fred Higbee, age 91, of Starke, Fla., passed away June 27, 2014. He was born July 26, 1922, in Ferrisburgh, Vt., to the late James Higbee.

When he was 18 years old, he joined the Army and was assigned to the 1st Division. In 1944, he was among the first group of men to land on the Beach at Omaha during the invasion of Normandy. He was a proud member of the 1st Division, nicknamed the “Big Red One.” During his military service, he held the rank of Sergeant and was awarded a Bronze Star for Heroism.

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HILDA LIZOTTE

ROCHESTER — Hilda L. Lizotte, 75, died Friday, Aug. 8, 2014, at Fletcher Allen Medical Center in Burlington.

She was born Jan. 4, 1939, in Rochester, the daughter of Wilbur Johnson and Barbara Lawrence.

Hilda attended Rochester schools and graduated from Rochester High School in 1957. She continued her education graduating from Mary Fletcher School of Nursing in Colchester. She was married to Maurice Lizotte April 11, 1959, in Rochester. The Lizottes lived in North Carolina for a short time while Maurice was in the service.

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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.

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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).

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