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MICHAEL GILLEY

STARKSBORO — Michael D. Gilley, 48, died on Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015,in Starksboro. He was born on May 17, 1967, in Burlington, the son of Delwin and Margaret Casey Gilley.

He spent his life living and working in and around Starksboro. Mike loved the land, hunting and being with his friends. Above of all he loved his daughters, Madison and Isabelle Gilley, and his wife, Kimberly Pandiani.

Mike was a hard worker, loyal friend and generous to everyone. Mike was a master timber framer who owned his own business and took great pride in his craftsmanship.

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DERICK BENOIT

CHARLOTTE— Derick Leroy Benoit, 21, of Charlotte passed away peacefully with his family by his side at the University of Vermont Medical Center.

Derick is survived by his mother and father, Gina Montani and Shawn Benoit; sisters and brother, Crystal and Jennifer Montani and Logan Benoit; also many other family members.

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ELIZABETH BROWN

LEICESTER JUNCTION — Elizabeth Pauline Brown, 87, died Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015, at Porter Hospital in Middlebury.

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JOHN GOODRO

EAST MIDDLEBURY, Vt./BERNALILLO, N.M. — John Rodney Goodro, 68, passed Aug. 22, 2015, from idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF). He was born Feb. 2, 1947, in Middlebury at Porter Hospital.

Son of the late Rodney and Betty (Andrews) Goodro, John was raised in the East Middlebury area, enjoying a rambunctious childhood with his Andrews, Perry, and Thomas cousins.

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PHILIP LAFRAMBOISE

BURLINGTON — Philip A. Laframboise, 48, of Burlington passed away on Thursday, August 20, 2015. He was born on March 31, 1967, the son of Lucien and Mary (Cyr) Laframboise of Bridport. He loved roller skating and motorcycling. He had a great sense of humor, loved interacting with people and was a fantastic story teller.

He was predeceased by his son Sam Laframboise, a brother Jerry and his parents.

Philip is survived by his son TJ Williams, twin daughters Heather and Katie Jackson and three grandchildren. Sadie, Adelyn and Sylas.

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LOIS LOWE

BRISTOL, Vt./St. Petersburg, Fla. — Lois Wheelock MacIntyre Lowe, 94, of Bristol, Vt., and St. Petersburg, Fla., died Aug. 13, 2015, at her home in St. Petersburg.

A Celebration of Life service will be held on Sept. 12, at 1 p.m. at Bristol (Vt.) Federated Church.

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

LENORE SHEWELL

MIDDLEBURY — Lenore Margaret Shewell, 94, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015, at Helen Porter Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center in Middlebury.

She was born March 6, 1921, in Enosburg Falls, the daughter of Edward and Emma (LaFountain) Henry.

She is survived by her daughter, Deanna Robair of Middlebury and several nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her husband, Ernest Shewell; three sisters; and a brother.

A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 28, at St. Mary’s Church in Middlebury.

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WILLIS TIPPETT

PANTON — Willis Paul Tippett Jr., 82, passed away at home in Panton, Vt., on Aug. 20.

Paul led an exciting and successful professional life and was deeply loved by close friends and family. Well-travelled, well-read and thoughtful, he was a mentor to many. With a sharp sense of humor and a gift for storytelling, few ever forgot time spent with him.

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MICHAEL BINGHAM-LINCOLN

BRISTOL — The family of Michael Bingham-Lincoln (Sept. 4, 1960-May 21, 2015) will hold an informal celebration of his life on Saturday, Aug. 29, from 1-3 p.m. at the American Legion in Bristol.

GARNARD COOKMAN

ORWELL — Garnard “Gary” M. Cookman, 60, died Thursday evening, Aug. 13, 2015, at his home in Orwell after a courageous battle with cancer.

He was born March 1, 1955, in Willimantic, Conn., the son of Garnard D. and Katherine (McConnell) Cookman. He was a graduate of Middlebury Union High School, class of 1973, and Champlain College, class of 1975.

Gary was an accountant, having worked for VELCO for 20 years. He also was the owner of Cookman Accounting Services since 1975 until passing the business down to his son in late 2011.

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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).

Obituaries may be e-mailed to: obits@addisonindependent.com
 


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