ORWELL — James R. Yellen, 69, of Orwell — and formerly of Westminster, Mass., until moving to Vermont 26 years ago — died peacefully, Monday, Sept. 17, 2012, in his residence following a long illness.
Born in Gardner, Mass., on Oct. 27, 1942, he was the son of the late Stephen and Helen (Jeleniewski) Yellen.
He was a United States Vietnam War Navy veteran and received the Good Conduct Medal.
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