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Obituaries

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ROLAND TETREAULT

LUDLOW — Roland Ambroise Tetreault, 54, of Ludlow died on March 9, 2013, at Rutland Regional Medical Center due to appendix cancer.

He was born on Feb. 4, 1959, at Porter Hospital, the son of Yvon Tetreault and Cecile (Paquette) Tetreault Booth.  He attended schools in Wallingford, Conn., and Bristol, Vt. He graduated from Mount Abraham Union High School in 1977.

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DAVID MARSHALL

MIDDLEBURY — David M. Marshall, 62, of Middlebury and formerly of Pittsburgh, Pa., died early Thursday morning, April 4, 2013, at his home.

He was born on Dec. 27, 1950, in Pittsburgh, Pa. After high school he enlisted in the United States Navy. He worked as a custodian for a rehabilitation hospital in Harmarville, Pa., and later in the kitchen at UPMC St. Margaret. After moving to Middlebury he was a faithful volunteer at the Community Suppers at the Congregational Church in Middlebury.

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EDWARD TASKO

VERGENNES — Edward Robert Tasko, a Vermont resident for the last 21 years, passed away at the Burlington Health & Rehab Center on April 1, 2013, at the age of 82.

Edward, known as Bob to family and friends, was predeceased by his son Richard; his mother, Dorothy; and his father, Edward.

Bob is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, June. They were married in South Bend, Ind., on June 1, 1952.

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SCOTT CLARK

BRANDON — Scott Alan Clark, 48, died Friday, March 29, 2013, at his home in Brandon, following a courageous battle with cancer.

He was born in Proctor on Jan. 15, 1965. He was the son of Herbert E. and Patricia (Shortsleeves) Clark Jr. He grew up in Brandon where he received his early education and attended Otter Valley Union High School.

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SCOTT GONGE

BRANDON — Scott (Svend) Gonge, 82, died peacefully Tuesday late afternoon, March 26, 2013, at Cedar Hill Farm in Brandon with his wife, Lisbeth, at his side.

He was born on Dec. 23, 1930, in Copenhagen, Denmark, the only child of Svend Gonge and Kirstine Birgitte (Petersen) Gonge. He received his education in Denmark.

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DONALD GOODRICH

SALISBURY — Donald “Chief” Goodrich, 84, of Salisbury died Saturday morning, March 30, 2013, at his home after a brief illness with his family at his side.

He was born June 10, 1928, in Salisbury, the son of the late Wilbur and Irma (Douglas) Goodrich.

He married Mildred (Phelps) Goodrich on Sept. 3, 1949, in Chittenden. Together they operated the Goodrich Farm in Salisbury since 1955.

His family says he enjoyed family gatherings and especially his trips hunting and working on his property in Illinois with family and close friends.

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CANAAN HOWARD

EAST HARDWICK — Canaan Scott Howard, 5, of East Hardwick died unexpectedly on Friday, March 15, 2013, at Fletcher Allen Medical Center in Burlington.

He was born Nov. 1, 2007, in Berlin, the loving son of Kelly and Sarah (Buckleybradley) Howard. He attended preschool at Four Seasons of Early Learning in Greensboro Bend.

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MELVIN MERRILL

SUMMERFIELD, Fla. — Melvin G. Merrill, 87, formerly of Shelburne, Vt., died March 17, 2013. He was a retired materials manager at Simmonds Precision in Vergennes, Vt., and a yacht broker for Bruce Hill Yacht Sales at Shelburne Shipyard.

Born Aug. 3, 1925, in Waltham, N.Y., he was the son of Eric and Blanche (Evarts) Merrill. He attended high school in Port Henry, N.Y. He also played saxophone and clarinet for the popular band the Vermonters from 1945 to 1962.

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HERBERT M. PARKER

LINCOLN — Herbert M. Parker, 84, of Lincoln passed away Sunday, March 24, 2013, at Porter Hospital in Middlebury.

He was born Feb. 24, 1929, in Saranac Lake, N.Y., the son of Howard and Rena York Parker.

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MARY GRACE

VERGENNES/WATERBURY — Mary P. Grace, 69, of Vergennes and formerly of Waterbury, died at home on Sunday evening, March 24, 2013. Born in Colchester on Nov. 10, 1943, she was the daughter of the late Gilbert and Ursula (Thomas) Piche.

On Oct. 3, 1964, she married John Grace in Johnson. They made their home in Waterbury where she was a homemaker raising her two children. Later, deciding to pursue a career in education, she graduated from Johnson State College in 1985 and became an educator at the Moretown Elementary School, from which she retired.

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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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