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Robert Lee Warner Jr.

FERRISBURGH — Robert Lee Warner Jr., age 43, died Friday, May 18, 2018, at the University of Vermont Medical Center in Burlington.

Mr. Warner was born in Middlebury on July 3, 1974. He was the son of Robert and Elizabeth (Gregory) Warner Sr. He grew up in New Haven where he received his early education and graduated from Mount Abraham Union High School, class of 1994. He later attended Job Corps and earned his license as an electrician. He lived and worked in Atlanta, Ga., for several years, but returned to Vermont in 1997.

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Elizabeth Deanne Ibold Wolff van de Velde

MIDDLEBURY — Elizabeth Deanne Ibold Wolff van de Velde, or Deane for short, died on May 16, 2018, in hospice care in Middlebury, Vt., after a long struggle with age-related dementia. She was 89.

A physician’s assistant, volunteer ambulance crew chief and staunch advocate for reproductive rights and women’s health, she cared for thousands of Champlain Valley residents since the 1960s. Deane deeply appreciated Vermont for its vistas; its culture of professors, farmers and crafters; and its ever-changing weather.

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Rev. William J. Richard Jr. memorial service

WEYBRIDGE — A memorial service for The Rev. William J. Richard Jr. will be on Sunday, May 27, at 3 p.m. at Weybridge Congregational Church. A reception will follow.

James M. Kater

RIPTON — James (Jim) M. Kater of Ripton, Vt., passed away in hospital, Monday, May 21, 2018 at the age of 80 years, following a brief bout of pneumonia and 12 years of managing Parkinson’s Disease. His passing was peaceful with family and friends present.

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Diane Etienne Faxon

Diane Etienne Faxon, part-time Lincoln resident

 

EASTON, Conn. — Diane Etienne Faxon, age 78, longtime resident of Stamford, Conn. and recently of Easton, Conn., passed away peacefully early Thursday morning, May 17, 2018.

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Jacob Quick Emmons

MIDDLEBURY — Jacob “Jake” Quick Emmons, age 87, died Monday, May 21, 2018, at his home in Middlebury.

Mr. Emmons was born in South Branch, N.J. on Oct. 3, 1930. He was the son of William and Louise (Quick) Emmons. He grew up in Branchburg, N.J. and graduated from Sommerville Pioneer High School, class of 1949. He afterwards served in the United States Army in Germany. Following his honorable discharge, he returned home and began a life of farming.

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Robert J. Duclos

MIDDLEBURY — Robert J. (Bob) Duclos, 88, of Middlebury, passed away peacefully at his home with his family by his side on May 21, 2018.

Bob was born to George and Clarabel (Lathrop) Duclos in a Main Street apartment just yards from the business that would become his career and the building that now bears his name. He lived his entire life in Weybridge and Middlebury, graduating from Middlebury High School and attending Middlebury College.

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Joyce A. Cameron memorial service

SALISBURY – A memorial service for Joyce A. Cameron will be held on Thursday, May 31, at 1 p.m. in the Assembly of God Christian Center, 1759 U.S. Route 7, Vergennes. She passed away on January 3, 2018.

Edward Edwy Buttolph

LEICESTER — Edward E. Buttolph, WWII veteran, forester, and beloved father, grandpa, and friend passed away peacefully on May 16, 2018, at the age of 99.

He was born Aug. 5, 1918, in Middlebury, Vt., the fourth of five children born to Mabel Martin Buttolph and John Lucius Buttolph. He grew up during the depression. When he wasn’t working on the family farm in Shoreham, Vt., he hunted and ran a long trap line on skis.

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Arthur W. Sears

MIDDLEBURY/NORTHFIELD — Arthur W. Sears, 75, died Wednesday, May 16, 2018, at EastView Residential Care in Middlebury. He was born in Northfield on Feb. 23, 1943, the son of Leon and Rebekah (Winslow) Sears. He graduated from Northfield High School class of 1962 and earned an Associate’s degree from Champlain College in 1965.

He was a member of the Vermont Army National Guard for six years.

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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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