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Obituaries

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ARLENE RUBY JONES-SPENCER

PAYSON, Utah — Arlene Ruby Jones-Spencer, 85, died Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014, at her home in Payson after a lengthy illness.

Born June 13, 1928, in Claremont, N.H., she was the daughter of the late Lloyd and Phebe (Stillson) Strong. She was a graduate of Claremont High School, class of 1946.

She married Theodore Jones March 16, 1947; he predeceased her on Sept. 16, 1981.

Arlene was employed as a housekeeper at the former Beverly Manor Nursing Home and later as a cook at Castleton State College Food Service Department until her retirement in 1994.

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BARBARA BUSHEY

MIDDLEBURY — Barbara Allen Bushey, 71, of Middlebury died Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014.

Calling hours will be held at Sanderson Funeral Service in Middlebury on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, from 10 a.m. to noon. The funeral will follow at 1 p.m. at St. Mary’s Church in Middlebury.

A full obituary will appear in Thursday’s Independent.

SIMONE MALZAC

MIDDLEBURY — Simone Bolduc Malzac, 101, died on Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, at the Helen Porter Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center in Middlebury.

There will be no viewing prior to the funeral, which will be at St. Mary’s Church in Middlebury on Friday, Feb. 21, at 11 a.m.

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

AUREOLA BRUNELL

MIDDLEBURY — Aureola (Howe) (Strong) “Auri” Brunell, 82, died Feb. 11, 2014, at Helen Porter Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center.

She was born April 23, 1931, in Shoreham to Albert and Lillian (Cassina) Howe. She worked for many years at Basin Harbor.

She is survived by her children, Danny Strong, Randy Strong and wife Pam and Carol Birkett, as well as grandchildren, a great-grandchild and nieces and nephews.

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ANNE “TAMMI” GODDARD

MIDDLEBURY — Tammi Goddard, born Anne Ruth Thompson on May 5, 1946, was raised by her parents, Rev. and Mrs. Ruth (Figge) and Thomas E. Thompson, in Detroit, Mich. She graduated from Detroit Central High School during the height of the Civil Rights Movement and was proud to be the only white girl in the June 1964 class of 400. Many deep, enduring friendships were formed there.

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MARY PEET GREEN

CORNWALL — Mary (Peet) Green, 98, of Cornwall died on Feb. 7, 2014, at the Porter Healthcare Center in Middlebury.

She received a BA from the University of Vermont and a Master’s degree from Middlebury College.

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FRANCIS SUMNER

BRISTOL — Francis Ralph Sumner, 80, died Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, at Fletcher Allen Health Care in Burlington.

He was born July 6, 1933, in Bristol, the son of George and Alma (Naylor) Sumner.

He was a truck driver and spent 13 years driving school bus for Bet-Cha Transit. He was a member of Bristol American Legion Post 19 and was a past commander. He was a member of Libanus Masonic Lodge No. 47 in Bristol and past patron of Order of Eastern Star Libanus Lodge Chapter No. 47. His family says he loved to travel and go camping.

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Tammi Goddard

MIDDLEBURY — Tammi Goddard, born Anne Ruth Thompson on May 5, 1946, was raised by her parents, Rev. and Mrs. Ruth (Figge) and Thomas E. Thompson, in Detroit, Mich. She graduated from Detroit Central High School during the height of the Civil Rights Movement and was proud to be the only white girl in the June 1964 class of 400. Many deep, enduring friendships were formed there.

RICHARD F. BILLINGS SR.

MIDDLEBURY — Richard F. Billings Sr., 87, died Tuesday evening, Feb. 4, 2013, at his residence in Middlebury.

He was born July 10, 1926, in Proctor, the son of the late Fredrick and Rita (Whittemore) Billings.

A graduate of Middlebury High School, class of 1943, he married Joyce Vera Lee in April of 1951. He served in the United States Army’s 43rd Division in Germany during the Korean Conflict and was a member of the Middlebury American Legion Post 27. He retired as a mechanic from Champlain Construction in 1990.

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CHARLES WILLIAM “BILL” PAINE

NEW HAVEN — Charles William “Bill” Paine died on Feb. 5, 2014, from a brief yet difficult battle with cancer.

He worked as a radio broadcaster and in several other capacities for the Department of Agriculture.

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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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