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Michael Allen Whitney memorial service

SALISBURY — A memorial service in celebration of the life of Michael Allen Whitney, age 62, who died Sept. 9, 2018, was held on Sunday, Oct. 28, at the Miller & Ketcham Funeral Home in Brandon.

The Rev.  Nicholas Thornblade officiated. Guitarist and soloist was Andrew Hoadley. Sue Record, a sister, delivered the eulogy. The graveside committal service and burial followed in West Cemetery in Salisbury.

Following the ceremony the family received friends at Middlebury American legion Post 27 for a time of remembrance.

Arthur G. Sherman

NEW HAVEN — Arthur G. Sherman, 91, of New Haven, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018, in Bristol.

He was born on March 9, 1927, in Vergennes to Edward and Martha (Kandzior) Sherman. In 1928 the family moved to their farm in New Haven. He attended school at Beeman Academy while helping to run the farm. In 1953 he married Anne Burpee, and in 1954 he began his service in the Army. Upon discharge he and Anne began their own family farm on East Street, which he continued until selling the animals in 1992.

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Susan Callis Raabe

CHARLOTTE — Susan Callis Raabe died from pancreatic cancer on Monday, Oct. 29, peacefully at home in Charlotte and surrounded by family, exactly as she envisioned it.

Susan was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. in 1941. She graduated from Marymount College and Columbia School of Nursing. In 1965, while working in the coronary care unit at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital, Susan met a medical student named Daniel Raabe. She married him, the love of her life, in 1966.

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Rene Gille Quenneville

LEICESTER — Rene Gille Quenneville, age 83, died Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018, at the University of Vermont Medical Center in Burlington.

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Casey “CJ” “Case” Poquette

VERGENNES — Casey “CJ” “Case” Poquette, 25, died unexpectedly on Friday, Oct. 26, 2018. He was born on Sept. 12, 1993, to Angela (Gebo) Patnode and Randy Poquette.

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Robin MacKissock Karov memorial service

VERGENNES — A memorial service in celebration of the life of Robin MacKissock Karov who died Oct. 7, 2018, will be held on Saturday, Nov. 10, at 2 p.m., at the  Congregational Church in Vergennes at 30 S. Water Street. Following the service there will be a reception with a time of remembrance. A private burial service will take place at a later date.

Dr. Clement R. Gagné memorial service

MIDDLEBURY — A memorial service will be held for Dr. Clement R. Gagné (1929-2018) at St. Mary’s Church in Middlebury on Saturday, Nov. 3, at 11 a.m. A graveside committal service at St. Mary’s Cemetery will follow the Mass.

The family will receive friends at the St. Mary’s Parish Hall in the lower level of the Church immediately following the ceremonies. ◊

Calvin C. Hawkins

FERRISBURGH — Calvin C. Hawkins, 85, died early Tuesday morning, Oct. 23, 2018, at his residence.

He was born Aug. 24, 1933, in Burlington, the son of Chester and Dorothy Hawkins

Calvin attended local schools in Ferrisburgh. He was a self-employed farmer for many years and later owned and operated Hawkins Well Drillings.

He married Dolores Warner on Nov. 27, 1988, in Middlebury.

Calvin was a member of Dorchester Lodge 1 F & A.M. of Vergennes. Together with his wife they enjoyed traveling and riding their motorcycle.

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Zilda N. Deering

BRIDPORT — Zilda N. Deering, 67, died early Sunday morning, Oct. 28, 2018, at Porter Medical Center in Middlebury.

She was born Sept. 19, 1951, in Kingston, R.I., the daughter of Harold and Leola (Mitchell) Deering.

Zilda worked for 27 years at Feed Commodities. She had a love for the outdoors, and a fondness for gardening. She also had a passion for animals, especially horses and dogs.

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Mary E. Cherouny

MIDDLEBURY — Mary E. Cherouny (Molly), age 79. died peacefully with family by her side on Oct. 16, 2018, at EastView in Middlebury, Vt. She had Alzheimer’s disease.

Molly was a teacher’s aide in Canton, Conn., and more recently a volunteer at Porter Hospital, The Round Robin, and The Sheldon Museum in Middlebury, Vt.

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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: [email protected]
 


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