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  • 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.
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DAVID GALE

GOSHEN — David Goodsell Gale, age 76, died Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014, at his home of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. David was born March 1, 1938, in Burlington, Vt., to Hilton and Narcissa (Goodsell) Gale. He grew up enjoying summers on Lake Champlain with his mother and father, grandparents, aunts, uncles and cousins. He graduated from Richmond High School and earned a Master of Arts in History from the University of Vermont. He taught social studies at Enosburg Falls High School for 3 years and Otter Valley Union High School in Brandon for 36 years.

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JEANETTE ROWE

PITTSFORD — Jeanette Cole Rowe, age 80, died Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, at Rutland Regional Medical Center.

Mrs. Rowe was born in Proctor on Jan. 6, 1934. She was the daughter of Moses and Julia (Ladouceur) Desabrais. She grew up in Proctor and Salisbury where she received her early education and was a member of Middlebury High School class of 1952.

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CORA SPAULDING

VERGENNES — Cora Isabel Spaulding of Vergennes, Vt., died at her home at the age of 103 on Nov. 13, 2014.

Cora was born in Panton, Vt., on Oct. 21, 1911, the youngest daughter of John and Sarah Allen Spaulding. She is survived by cousins, William and Caroline Edmunds, South Burlington, Vt., and Elizabeth Edmunds Stempel, Burlington, Vt. Two sisters, Helen and Luella, predeceased Cora.

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EDITH ANN (VALENTINE) TOWSLEY

HOOSICK FALLS, N.Y. — Edith Ann (Valentine) Towsley, 66, formerly of Bristol, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014, at the Vermont Veterans Home in Bennington.

Edie was born on Nov. 7, 1948, daughter of Bernard and Esther Valentine.

Edith enjoyed being outdoors, bird watching, long walks, going to dinner, traveling, spending winters in Florida, shopping and spending time with her family.

Edie was an LPN at Bennington Health & Rehabilitation Center.

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HAZEL S. DEVINO

BRISTOL — Hazel S. Devino, age 102, a resident of the Bristol community for over 77 years, died Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014, at her home.

Hazel was born on June 27, 1912, to Frank and Edith Ladabouche in Fair Haven, the second oldest of 14 children. She spent early years there and moved to Burlington as a young adult where she met and married Rollie E. Devino on Oct. 28, 1934.

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CASEY FREEGUARD

WHITING — Casey E. Freeguard, 31, of Whiting died Monday evening, Nov. 10, 2014, at Fletcher Allen Health Care in Burlington after a brief illness.

Born Jan. 31, 1983, in Middlebury, he was the son of Gary E. and Lori L. (Fagga) Freeguard.

He was a graduate of Otter Valley High School, class of 2001. He was self-employed in the concrete construction field, operating Casey Freeguard Concrete.

His family says he enjoyed snowmobiling, four-wheeling, hunting, gardening and spending time with his daughter.

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IRENE LEBEOUF

NORTH FERRISBURGH — Irene Joyce Knight LeBeouf, 87, of North Ferrisburgh died peacefully in her sleep on Friday, Nov. 7, 2014, at the home of Ben and Kris Dykema, her son-in-law and daughter.

She was born June 23, 1927, in Waltham, Mass., to Orris Knight and Grace Hunt Knight. Primarily she was raised in Shelburne alongside her five siblings. She graduated from Shelburne High School in the 1946. In the same year on Sept. 1, at the age of 19, she married Warren LeBeouf.

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SANDRA RIXON

BRANDON — Sandra Carol Rixon, 72, died Sunday, Nov. 9, 2014, at Rutland Regional Medical Center.

She was born in Hartford, Conn., on Dec. 21, 1941. She was the daughter of Carl and Esther (Pratt) Johnson. She grew up in Rocky Hill, Conn., where she received her early education and graduated from Farmington (Conn.) High School, class of 1958.

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MALCOLM SNELGROVE

NORTHFIELD — Malcolm Snelgrove, 78, of Northfield, formerly of Lincoln, died Tuesday, Nov. 4, at home. He was born in Norwich, Conn., on April 13, 1936, son of the late Malcolm and Pauline (Bonneville) Snelgrove.

He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Margaret McMullan Snelgrove; children Maureen A. Snelgrove and wife Margaret Lether, Malcolm A. Snelgrove and wife Esther Aguilera, and Miccal Snelgrove McMullan and wife Mai-lis Ellerson; grandchildren Rowan and Keara McMullan and Mackie and Jacob Snelgrove; and 11 siblings.

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DONNA WYMAN

BRANDON — Donna Spaulding Wyman, 72, died Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014, at her home in Brandon.

She was born in Springfield on Dec. 10, 1941. She was the daughter of Herbert and Gertrude (Rabatoy) Spaulding Sr. She grew up in Pittsford where she received her early education and graduated from Pittsford High School, class of 1959. She graduated from the Henry Putnam School of Nursing in Bennington, class of 1960.

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