Kathleen R. (Kenney) Cassanelli, 70, of Orwell

ORWELL — Kathleen R. (Kenney) Cassanelli, 70, passed away on June 24, 2022, at University of Vermont Medical Center.  She was born in Springfield, Mass., on Aug. 18, 1951, the daughter of the late Edward and Angela (Pio) Kenney. She grew up in Springfield, graduating from Cathedral High School in 1969. The following year she married her high school sweetheart, Stephen Cassanelli with whom she would spend the next 51 years. They settled in Agawam, Mass., where they raised their two children.  Once the kids w … (read more)

James Stephen Condon, 67, of Panton

PANTON — James Stephen Condon, 67, of Panton, Vt., passed away unexpectedly at home Monday, June 20, 2022. He was born to Stephen and Yvonne (Gaboriault) Condon in Limestone, Maine on Feb. 17, 1955. As a child, his family moved to Addison, Vt., on Mountai … (read more)

Barbara Ann Cummings, 78, of Bristol

BRISTOL — Barbara Ann Cummings, (fondly known by her family “Aunt Bubba”), 78, passed away surrounded by her loved ones on June 23, 2022. She was born Sept. 11, 1943, in Burlington, Vt., the daughter of the late Paul and Dorothy (Cousino) Bougor. Barb gra … (read more)

Richard David Debonis, 78, of Middlebury

MIDDLEBURY — Richard David DeBonis of Middlebury, Vt., passed away on June 25. 2022 after a battle with cancer. He was 78 years old. Mr. DeBonis worked for the U.S. Forest Service, Vermont Department of Corrections, and for 33 years at the Addison County … (read more)

Leo Omer Larocque, 70, of Brandon

BRANDON — Leo Omer Larocque, age 70, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, June 22, 2022. Leo was born in Middlebury on Sept. 20, 1951. He was the son of Omer and Yvonne (Quenneville) Larocque. He grew up in West Salisbury, where he received his early ed … (read more)

William H. McQuillan, 87, of Cornwall

CORNWALL — William H. McQuillan of Cornwall, Vt., died on May 17, 2022, in Warner, N. H.. Mr. McQuillan, born in Connecticut in 1935, was the son of Madeline McLaughlin and Alexander McQuillan. Mr. McQuillan was a graduate of Fairfield University, Fairfie … (read more)

David Thomas Mickey, 70, of Bristol

BRISTOL — Dav Mickey, Harley Davidson enthusiast, died June 23, 2022, at the age of 70. He fought hard against what started as cancer of the esophagus for the past 18 months and died peacefully in his sleep at Porter Medical Center. He was born in Shirley … (read more)

Israel and Harry Provencher celebration of life

ADDISON — The family of Israel L. Provencher and Harry E. Provencher invite you to join us for services remembering our loved ones by sharing our memories together on Saturday, July 16, 2022. Please join us for their burial and memorial services. Burial w … (read more)

Vcevold Otis Strekalovsky, 84, of Weybridge

HINGHAM, Mass. — Vcevold Otis Strekalovsky, 84, of Hingham, Mass., and Weybridge, Vt., died on June 19, 2022, after a brief illness.  Born in Cambridge, Mass., Vcevy was the son of Vcevold W. and Anna Otis Strekalovsky. A graduate of Milton Academy and Mi … (read more)

Margaret Ann (Walker) Bishop, 77, of Shoreham

SHOREHAM — Margaret Ann (Walker) Bishop, age 77, passed away Friday, June 17, 2022, at Rutland Regional Medical Center. Margaret was born in Rutland on Jan. 28, 1945. She was the daughter of James and Katherine (Bigelow) Walker. She grew up in Benson, whe … (read more)

Wendy A. Blake, 55, of Bridport

BRIDPORT — Wendy A. Blake 55, passed away June 16, 2022, at UVM Medical Center. She was born July 3, 1966, in Middlebury, Vt., the daughter of Stanley Sumner and Betty (Jackson). She graduated from Vergennes Union High School, class of 1984. On Sept. 20, … (read more)

Francis and Muriel Fielder celebration of life

GOSHEN — Please join the family of Frannie and Muriel Brown Fielder for their burial service in the Goshen Village Cemetery at 11 a.m. Saturday June 25, 2022. A celebration of their lives will follow immediately after at the Goshen Town Hall. Francis Geor … (read more)

Allan Cary Goldberg, 78, of Middlebury

MIDDLEBURY — Allan Cary Goldberg of Middlebury died on June 14, 2022, after a courageous battle with cancer. He is survived by his husband, David Kosnick; a beloved nephew, Dale Dixon, and his wife Amanda, of Zebulon, N.C.; and a beloved niece, Carole Fai … (read more)

Frederick U. Hotte, 74, of Shoreham

SHOREHAM — It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Frederick U. Hotte, 74, of Shoreham, Vt., on June 14, 2022. Fred was born in Cornwall, Vt., the son of Simon J. and Helen (Naylor) Hotte. He grew up on a farm with his brothers and sister … (read more)

David D. Munger, 74, of Shoreham

SHOREHAM — David D. Munger, 74, died Monday, June 20, 2022, at The Pines in Rutland after a brief illness. He was born April 28, 1948, in Rutland, the son of Floyd and Lucy (Moore) Munger. David was a graduate of Fair Haven Union High School class of 1967 … (read more)


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