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Sylvia Menard

BRISTOL — Sylvia M. Menard, 78, of Bristol died Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2010, at Porter Medical Center in Middlebury.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 16, at St. Ambrose Church in Bristol. Friends may call at Brown-McClay Funeral Home in Bristol on Friday, Oct. 15, from 6 to 8 p.m.

She was born Nov. 19, 1931, in Essex Junction, the daughter of Robert and Sylvia Ploof Carter.
She was a member of Bristol Rescue Squad and St. Ambrose Church in Bristol.

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Carol Langabacher

SUDBURY — Carol Ann Langabacher Rich, 72, of Sudbury died suddenly Friday, Oct. 8, 2010, in Burlington.

There will be no calling hours.

She was born in Rochester, N.Y.

She was a doll maker and owned two consignment shops: Small Change in Middlebury and Bears Repeating in Fair Haven.

She is survived by her sister, Doris Winner of Gasport, N.Y.; her cousin, Agnes Coon of Rochester, N.Y.; her husband, Fredrick H. Rich; and two daughters, Dawn T. Rich of Middlebury and Krista M. Rich of Somerville, Mass.

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Thomas Russell

STARKSBORO — Thomas Gerald Russell, 55, died Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2010, at his home in Starksboro.

Friends may call at Brown-McClay Funeral Home in Bristol on Friday, Oct. 15, from noon to 2 p.m.

He was born March 6, 1955, in Middlebury, the son of Ernest and Gene Clark Russell.
He was a member of American Legion Post 19 in Bristol.

He is survived by his brothers, Bobby and Ernie Russell of Starksboro; a sister, Sheila Kelly of California; two children, Scott Russell and Thomas Russell Jr.; and four grandchildren.

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William Wentworth

SUN CITY CENTER, Fla. — William Dayton Wentworth, 89, died Sept. 28, 2010, in Sun City Center with his wife at his side.

He was born in the family house in East Greenwich, R.I., the son of Arthur Dayton Wentworth and Louise Lund Wentworth.

He married Josephine L. Johnson on her 21st birthday in 1942. Three months later he enlisted in the U.S. Navy and served on the U.S.S. Johnny Hutchins.

After his discharge he went back to work as a machinist at Bostitch.

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Roberta Anderson

ADDISON — Roberta E. Anderson, 68, of Potash Bay, Addison, died Monday, Oct 4, 2010.
She was born in Bronx, N.Y., on Easter Sunday, April 4, 1942. She was the daughter of Arthur and Roberta Gadski.

A Mass in celebration of her life was held Saturday, Oct. 9, at St. Peter’s Church, Vergennes.

She graduated from Preston High School in 1959 and attended Rutgers University.

While working at a bank in Peekskill, N.Y., she met her husband, John Anderson. They were married in Yorktown Heights, N.Y., on Aug. 28, 1965.

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Rev. Olson Clark

FOREST DALE, Vt./HOUGHTON, N.Y. — The Rev. Olson W. Clark, 92, former pastor of the Forest Dale Wesleyan Church and formerly Forest Dale, died on Saturday, Oct. 2, 2010, at F.F. Thompson Hospital in Canandaigu, N.Y.

Funeral services were held Saturday, Oct. 9, from 1 to 2 p.m. at Houghton Wesleyan Church, with the Rev. Dr. Wesley Oden officiating. Burial was in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Houghton.

He was born on March 9, 1918 in Chicago, Ill., son of the late Lewis and Alice Wright Clark.

In 1945 he married Lila M. Durling at Walderon Wesleyan Church in Walderon, Mich.

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Robert MacLachlan

PERKINSVILLE — Robert D. MacLachlan Sr., 69, died Wednesday evening, Oct. 6, 2010, at his home in Perkinsville.

A memorial service will be held at the convenience of the family.

He was born Oct. 7, 1940, in Manchester, Conn., the son of Douglas R. and Eleanor S. (Porterfield) MacLachlan. He attended schools in Manchester and Coventry, Conn., and graduated from Manchester Union High School in 1958.

He served in the United States Army.

He married Beverley Briggs on April 15, 1965, in Manchester, Conn.

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Richard Louis Bullock

SALISBURY — Richard Louis Bullock, age 79, died Friday, Oct. 1, 2010, at his home, surrounded by his loving family.

The graveside committal service and burial, with military honors, will follow the mass, in Farmingdale Veterans Cemetery in Middlebury.

Following the ceremony the family will receive friends at the Middlebury American Legion Post 27, for a time of fellowship and remembrance.

Dick was born in Middlebury on March 10, 1931. He was the son of Frank and Margaret (Smith) Bullock.

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Eleanor Blacklock Huestis

BRIDPORT — Eleanor B. Huestis, 84, died Friday evening, Oct. 1, 2010, at Helen Porter Healthcare & Rehabilitation after a long courageous battle with Parkinson’s disease.

Memorial services will be held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 12, at Bridport Grange Hall on Route 22A in Bridport. Burial will be at the convenience of the family.

She was born Jan. 12, 1926, in Middlebury, the daughter of Leon and Ruth (Payne) Blacklock.
She married Daniel Huestis Sept. 21, 1945, in West Addison. Together they owned and operated the Huestis Dairy Farm and Huestis Farm Supply for many years.

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Beverly Knight

VERGENNES — Beverly Ellen Knight, 55, died Friday, Oct. 1, 2010, at Fletcher Allen Health Care in Burlington.

A memorial service was held Wednesday, Oct. 6, at Brown-McClay Funeral Home in Vergennes. Interment was in Prospect Cemetery in Vergennes.

She was born June 13, 1955, in Bellows Falls, the daughter of James Forrest and Margurite Knight.

Her relatives say she was a loving woman whose greatest joy was being with people. She is survived by her “adopted family,” the Desjardins, and many friends in the area.

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He/She was predeceased by names of immediate family members.

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