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  • strict warning: Non-static method view::load() should not be called statically in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/views.module on line 1118.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_handler_sort::options_validate() should be compatible with views_handler::options_validate($form, &$form_state) in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_sort.inc on line 165.
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  • strict warning: Declaration of views_handler_sort::query() should be compatible with views_handler::query($group_by = false) in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_sort.inc on line 165.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_handler_filter::options_validate() should be compatible with views_handler::options_validate($form, &$form_state) in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_filter.inc on line 599.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_handler_filter::query() should be compatible with views_handler::query($group_by = false) in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_filter.inc on line 599.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_plugin_query::options_submit() should be compatible with views_plugin::options_submit($form, &$form_state) in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/plugins/views_plugin_query.inc on line 181.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_plugin_style_default::options() should be compatible with views_object::options() in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/plugins/views_plugin_style_default.inc on line 24.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_plugin_row::options_validate() should be compatible with views_plugin::options_validate(&$form, &$form_state) in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/plugins/views_plugin_row.inc on line 136.
  • strict warning: Non-static method view::load() should not be called statically in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/views.module on line 1118.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_handler_field::query() should be compatible with views_handler::query($group_by = false) in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_field.inc on line 1148.
  • strict warning: Non-static method views_many_to_one_helper::option_definition() should not be called statically, assuming $this from incompatible context in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_filter_many_to_one.inc on line 25.
  • strict warning: Non-static method views_many_to_one_helper::option_definition() should not be called statically, assuming $this from incompatible context in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_filter_many_to_one.inc on line 25.
  • strict warning: Non-static method view::load() should not be called statically in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/views.module on line 1118.
  • strict warning: Declaration of image_attach_views_handler_field_attached_images::pre_render() should be compatible with views_handler_field::pre_render($values) in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/image/contrib/image_attach/image_attach_views_handler_field_attached_images.inc on line 112.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_handler_area::query() should be compatible with views_handler::query($group_by = false) in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_area.inc on line 81.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_handler_area_text::options_submit() should be compatible with views_handler::options_submit($form, &$form_state) in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_area_text.inc on line 121.
  • strict warning: Non-static method view::load() should not be called statically in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/views.module on line 1118.
  • strict warning: Non-static method views_many_to_one_helper::option_definition() should not be called statically, assuming $this from incompatible context in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_filter_many_to_one.inc on line 25.
  • strict warning: Non-static method views_many_to_one_helper::option_definition() should not be called statically, assuming $this from incompatible context in /home/addison/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/handlers/views_handler_filter_many_to_one.inc on line 25.

Virginia Hall

ZEPHYRHILLS, Fla. — Virginia Marie (Coulter) Hall, 72, of Zephyrhills died Monday Nov. 15, 2010, at Florida Hospital-Zephyrhills. She was a former longtime resident of Williamstown, Mass., and New Haven, Vt.
Funeral services will be Saturday, Nov. 20, at 11 a.m. at the Sherman Burbank Memorial Chapel in Williamstown, Mass. Burial will follow in Eastlawn Cemetery. Calling hours at the chapel are from 10 a.m. to the funeral.
She was born in Williamstown, Mass., on Oct. 30, 1938, daughter of Raymond and Arrietta (Harwood) Coulter. She attended Williamstown schools.

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Eleanore LaFave

VERGENNES — Eleanore Blair LaFave, 69, died Sunday, Nov. 14, 2010, at her home in Vergennes.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday, Nov 22, at Brown-McClay Funeral Home in Vergennes. Interment will be in Prospect Cemetery in Vergennes. Friends may call at Brown-McClay Funeral Home in Vergennes on Monday from 1 p.m. up to the hour of the funeral.
She was born May 20, 1941, in Vergennes, the daughter of Carroll and Juanita Porter Blair.

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Claire Langdon

CLOVIS, N.M. — Claire L. Langdon, 72, of Clovis, N.M., died Friday, Nov. 12, 2010, at Southwest Regional Center in Lubbock.
Memorial services will be held 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 20, at The Chapel, 1500 Thornton, Clovis, with Deacon Daniel Chavez officiating.
She was born Oct. 22, 1938, in Middlebury, Vt., to Israel Cyril and Gabrielle Bolduc LaFountain. She married Joe Langdon Nov. 1, 1974, in New Haven, Vt. They moved to Clovis in October 1998.

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Joshua Litch Sr.

MIDDLEBURY — Joshua James Litch Sr. died Friday, Nov. 12, 2010, after a long and courageous battle with Alpha 1 antritripsin deficiency. He was one month short of his 35th birthday.
A service was held Nov. 15 at the Vergennes Congregational Church.
He was born Dec. 12, 1975, to Timothy Litch and Joan Freeguard Litch.
He graduated from Middlebury Union High School and immediately left for the United States Marine Corps. He served his country for three-and-a-half years.

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Lucile Tierney

MIDDLEBURY — Lucile Tierney passed away on Nov. 16, 2010, surrounded by her loving family.
Lucile was born Aug. 17, 1921, the daughter of Noah and Leah (Highter) Duclos in Lincoln.
She attended Bristol High School and graduated in 1939. She married Milan Tierney on Sept. 15, 1941, at St. Ambrose Church in Bristol. They resided in Bristol, Conn., until 1952 when they moved to Bristol, Vt.
Lucile worked at the New England Telephone Office as a telephone operator in the 1950s. She then worked at Van Raalte for many years.

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Harry Turner

LANESBORO, Mass. — Harry William Turner, 61, of Lanesboro passed Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2010, at his home.
A memorial service was held Thursday, Nov. 18, at 11 a.m. at Middlebury United Methodist Church in Middlebury, Vt.
He was born in Middlebury, Vt., on July 7, 1949, son of the late Lloyd Turner and Ocrena (Youtt) Turner.
He graduated from Mepham High School in Bellmore, N.Y., in 1967. He received his bachelor’s degree from Hofstra University in 1972.

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Mae Grant Everest

NEW HAVEN — Mae Grant Everest, 89, of New Haven died in her sleep at the Laberge Care Home in Vergennes on Nov. 9, 2010. She was predeceased by her husband of 67 years, Doug Everest.
A memorial service was held at the New Haven Congregational Church on Saturday, Nov. 13.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Mae’s memory maybe made to the Ladies Union, New Haven Congregational Church, New Haven, VT 05472.

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Mary "Mae" Bergeron

MIDDLEBURY — Mary “Mae” Bergeron, 86, died Thursday, Nov. 4, 2010, at the Helen Porter Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center following a long illness with Alzheimer’s disease.
A memorial service was held at 11 a.m. on Nov. 10 at the Ready Funeral Home in Burlington, with burial following in Lakeview Cemetery.
She was born on July 31, 1924, in Upper Lands County, Derry, Ireland, the daughter of Thomas and Selina (Cassidy) Anderson. She was married to Donald Bergeron, who predeceased her in 1999.

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Thomas "Pro" Billings

CORNWALL — Thomas “Pro” Billings, 66, died Monday, Nov. 8, 2010, at his home in Cornwall from a hard-fought battle with cancer.
Family and friends are invited to gather at the American Legion in Middlebury on Nov. 28, 2010, at 11 a.m. for a time of celebration and remembrance.
He worked for 30 years at Standard Register and was also employed at Middlebury College for six years.

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Leo Jerome Connor Sr.

BRIDPORT — Leo Jerome Connor Sr. of Bridport died Nov. 6, 2010.
A Mass of Christian burial was celebrated on Wednesday, Nov. 10, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Middlebury. The Rev. William Beaudin officiated. Burial followed in St. Genevieve’s Cemetery in Shoreham.
Leo was born Nov. 27, 1915, in Smithfield, R.I., son of John Connor and Katherine Grady. He graduated from LaSalle Academy in Providence, R.I., and from Providence College.

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