MIDDLEBURY — Adrienne Helen Taylor (née Kempf) died peacefully at home on July 4, 2019, in Middlebury, Vt., at the age of 85.
Adrienne was born on June 29, 1934, in Staten Island, N.Y., to George and Elizabeth (Donovan) Kempf. She was the youngest of five children. She spent her childhood in Staten Island before moving to Michigan as a young adult to pursue a career as a flight attendant for Capital Airlines. Adrienne met her husband Franklin N. Taylor, a pilot for the airline, and they married Sept. 19, 1960, and then lived in Ypsilanti, Mich., where their three children were born. They...
MIDDLEBURY — Lucille M. Smith, 88, died July 11, 2019, at Helen Porter Heath and Rehab.
Lucy retired from Standard Register where she worked as a Plate Room Supervisor. In the years prior to that, during the 50’s and 60’s, she co-owned Smith’s Park Diner along-side her husband and brother-in-law. You could often find family and friends gathered there for coffee, food and camaraderie. She also worked at Calvi’s on Main St. in Middlebury, which was a perfect fit considering her sweet tooth.
She is survived by her daughter Anna Smith, her brothers Rael Mayer and Raymond Mayer, and her sisters...
MIDDLEBURY — Cary Hayward Marshall, Sr., 95, passed away Friday morning, July 12, 2019, at his home after a long illness surrounded by his loving family.
He was born Oct. 13, 1923, in Whitehall, N.Y. the son of Manley D. and Jennie (Thompson) Marshall.
Cary graduated from Middlebury High School class of 1941, then attended trade school in St. Johnsbury for two years.
He was drafted into the United States Army during WWII where he received the Purple Heart from injuries sustained during the war.
Cary married Joyce Goodrich on Jan. 6, 1944. They celebrated 75 years of marriage this past January...
MIDDLEBURY — Marjorie Ann Jerome, 80, passed away Fri., July 12, 2019, at Helen Porter Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center in Middlebury.
She was born Apr. 17, 1939, in Randolph, Vt., and daughter of Lyman and Marion (Ryan) Dike.
She enjoyed reading, bingo, and traveling to the ocean on Hampton Beach.
Marjorie is survived by her husband of 61 years Howard J. Jerome Sr.; seven children, Melody Wolcott, Marlou Packer, Lyman Jerome, Lucas Jerome, Pearle Jerome, Pricilla Latreille and Howard J. Jerome, Jr.; 10 grandchildren; a great grandchild; several nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased...
MIDDLEBURY — Leonard “Buzz” E. Bussiere, Jr. 83, died Oct. 26, 2018. Graveside services with full military honors, will be held in Farmingdale Cemetery in Middlebury, Thurs., July 25, 2019, at 11 a.m.
MIDDLEBURY — Arthur Reginald Boise "Bud" passed away on Sun., July 14, 2019, at Shard Villa in Salisbury with his family by his side. Bud was born in 1925 in Cornwall, Vermont, the son of Louis Joseph Boise, Sr. and Victoria (Marrott) Boise. He was predeceased by his wife Lucille N. Boise.
Bud and Lucille loved to travel and go out dancing, riding their motorcycle and enjoyed their home, family and friends.
Bud is survived by his daughter, Judith and her husband John DeBouter, his granddaughter, Shelley DeBouter and his great granddaughter, Sarah DeBouter as well as nieces and nephews.
CHARLOTTE — Richard Yandow of Charlotte, Vt., passed away this week in the arms of his loving wife Patricia Yandow. Richard was the son of Harris and Elizabeth Yandow, brother of Joyce Donnelly and father of children: Timothy (wife, Gail), Mark and Beth (husband, Dan) Yandow; and his four grandchildren, Jacklyn, David, Skylar and Morgan.
Richard is survived by his sister, Joyce Donnelly; sisters-in-law, Kath Blake (Christopher Morrill) and Suzanne (John Krol), his mother-in-law Elaine Blake and numerous nieces and nephews.
Fondly remembered by all for his outgoing nature, his large sense of...