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Ruby Parent

ORWELL — Ruby Parent, 80, died Wednesday, July 13, 2011, at her home in Orwell.

Services are pending for Saturday, July 16, at St. Paul’s Catholic Church in Orwell.

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

Arrangements are under the direction of the Mallory Funeral Home in Fair Haven.

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Verna Mae Duprey

 

VERGENNES — Verna Mae Duprey, 76, passed away on July 7, 2011, at Porter Hospital in Middlebury.

She was born Sept. 29, 1934, in Vergennes, the daughter of Merrill Parker Patten and Marjorie Danyow Patten.

Verna was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt and loyal friend. She married Robert Duprey on Nov. 22, 1952. Bob predeceased her Aug. 24, 1981. Verna retired from Simmonds Precision Products/Goodrich Aerospace after 29 years of service. She was a member of their Quarter Century Club.

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Eileen E. Bodette

 

EAST MIDDLEBURY — Eileen E. Bodette, 70, a longtime resident of East Middlebury, died Wednesday, July 6, 2011, at Porter Hospital.

Born in New Haven, Conn., June 9, 1941, she was the daughter of Thomas and Mary (Okoniewski) O’Kunieski.

Eileen attended high school for three years in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and graduated from Aberdeen High School, Aberdeen, Md. She attended Hartford Community College in Maryland. She met her husband, Davis, in Tehran, Iran, when he was serving in the United States Army there.

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Philip J. O’Brien

VERGENNES — Philip J. O’Brien, 69, died Monday, July 4, 2011, in Vergennes.

He was born April 18, 1942, in Poultney, the son of Joseph and Mary Covell.

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James R. Ten Broeck

MIDDLEBURY — A celebration of the life of James R. Ten Broeck, 85, who died June 16, 2011, will be held at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church on Thursday, July 14, at 2 p.m.

A reception will follow at the Middlebury Community House.

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Beatrice M. Heath

STARKSBORO — Beatrice M. Heath, 79, passed away on July 1, 2011, at her home in Starksboro with family, where she had lived for the past 12 years. She was born April 30, 1932, in Burlington. She was the daughter of the late William and Bernice (Sadlier) Tuttle.

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Julie Sofia Kolbus Keeler

MIDDLEBURY — On Saturday, July 2, 2011, Julie Sofia Kolbus Keeler died peacefully surrounded by her family at the ARCH Room at Helen Porter Nursing Home. Julie was born Feb. 16, 1920, the youngest child of Frank and Zofia (Dziedzic) Kolbus.

Julie graduated from Williamstown High School in Williamstown, Mass., in 1939. On Oct. 18, 1941, she married Donald Martin Keeler in Bristol, who predeceased her in March 1983.

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Paulina Barrera Nickerson

PALM BAY, Fla. — Paulina Barrera Nickerson of Palm Bay, Fla., died Monday, June 6, 2011.

She was born July 6, 1952, in Puebla, Mexico, to Luis Barrera Pineda and Gloria Martinez de Barrera.

She is survived by her loving husband, Thomas Nickerson; daughters Maria Smith and Barbara Nickerson; a grandson; and many other friends and family members in Williston, Brandon and Leicester, Vt.

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Reginald “John” Peno

FERRISBURGH — Reginald “John” Peno, 80, died Sunday July 3, 2011, at his home in Ferrisburgh.

He was born July 22, 1930, in St. Albans, the son of Evelyn Button.

He owned Dunworkin Farm in Monkton, and he operated the farm with his wife Elizabeth for around 20 years. Then he started a trucking business and hauled shavings and sawdust to dairy and horse farms. His family says he enjoyed socializing with his buddies and always had a good joke to tell.

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Margery Aileen (Plue) Young

ORWELL — Margery Aileen (Plue) Young, 97, died peacefully on Monday, July 4, 2011, at her home in Orwell.

She was born in Orwell on Oct. 16, 1913. She was the daughter of Charles Allen and Elizabeth (Bascom) Plue.

She received her early education at Hough School in Orwell and graduated from Rutland High School, class of 1930. She afterwards graduated from Middlebury College, class of 1934, earning her degree in math education.

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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).

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