Raymond White, 37, of Vergennes

Raymond White, 37, of Vergennes passed away unexpectedly on June 3, 2024. Born in Middlebury, he graduated from Vergennes Union High School. He loved his family, joking around, and wrestling.

Celebration of Life for Marilyn Patten Aunchman

VERGENNES — There will be a Celebration of Life for Marilyn Patten Aunchman on Thursday, June 20, 2-4 p.m., at the American Legion Post in Vergennes. She passed away on Sept. 27, 2023, in Mesa, Ariz., and was formerly a resident of Vergennes. Family and f … (read more)

M. Elizabeth Kirby, 80, of Panton

It is with saddened hearts the family announces the passing of M. Elizabeth Kirby. Mom/Mimi lost the battle after a brief illness surrounded by her loved ones on June 9, 2024, at the age of 80.

James P. Trievel, 79, of Middlebury

James P. Trievel, 79, died Saturday morning, June 1, 2024, at his residence after dealing with many health issues.

Steven Jon Bless, 75, formerly of Bristol

Steven Jon Bless NEWTON, Mass. — Steven Jon Bless, who raised his four children in Bristol, Vt., with Elizabeth (Liz) Shattuck and taught at Monkton Elementary School, passed away May 27, 2024, in Massachusetts. Born in Iowa, he lived a life full of music … (read more)

Wilma May Boise, 82, of New Haven

WILMA MAY BOISE NEW HAVEN — Wilma May Boise, 82, of New Haven, passed away on Saturday, June 1, 2024. Wilma was born on Dec. 22, 1941, in Burlington, the daughter of Melvin and Lou Landon. Wilma graduated from Beeman Academy in New Haven and lived on Nort … (read more)

Eleanor Anne (Wesslen) Holsman, 88, of Ripton

ELEANOR ANNE (WESSLEN) HOLSMAN RIPTON — Eleanor Anne (Wesslen) Holsman, passed away on May 8, 2024, surrounded by love and support. Born on Sept. 3, 1935, in Ware, Mass., Ellie was the second daughter born to Alfred and Annabelle (Goodrich) Wesslen. Some … (read more)

Marsha Jill Latham Rowe, 71, of South Starksboro

MARSHA JILL LATHAM ROWE HARWICH, Mass. — Marsha Jill Latham Rowe, 71 of Harwich, Mass., and South Starksboro, Vt., passed away peacefully and surrounded by love Wednesday, May 22, 2024, after stoically enduring many years of declining health. Marsha was b … (read more)

John Yustin Jr., 74, of Vergennes

JOHN YUSTIN JR. VERGENNES — John Yustin Jr, 74, passed away Saturday, June 1, 2024, at Porter Medical Center in Middlebury. He was born May 16, 1950, in Derby, Conn., the son of John Yustin Sr. and Josephine (née Croncrota) Yustin. His career in law enfor … (read more)

Paul A. Many, 83, of Middlebury

PAUL A. MANY MIDDLEBURY — Paul Andrew Many of Middlebury died on May 30, 2024, after a brief battle with glioblastoma. He was born in Middlebury on Nov. 16, 1940, the son of Jean and Clara (Cyr) Many. He attended schools in Salisbury and Whiting, graduati … (read more)

Brenda Joyce Bruyneel, 82, of Orwell

ORWELL — Brenda Joyce Bruyneel, age 82, passed away May 23, 2024. A graveside service will be held on July 13, at 11 a.m., in Mountain View Cemetery, Orwell. A full obituary will be published in a later edition of the Addison Independent. Miller & Ket … (read more)

Mary Frances Chapman, 63, of Middlebury

MARY FRANCES CHAPMAN MIDDLEBURY — Mary Frances Chapman, 63, passed away unexpectedly on May 2, 2024, after suffering from a stroke. Mary was born on July 19, 1960, in Middlebury, Vt., the daughter of John and Shirley Chapman. She attended both Vergennes a … (read more)

Margaret ‘Margo’ Emmell, 86, of Ferrisburgh

MARGARET ‘MARGO’ MARIE (BARBIC) EMMELL FERRISBURGH — With heavy hearts, we announce the passing of Margaret “Margo” Marie (Barbic) Emmell on May 25, 2024, at the age of 86. Margo peacefully left this world surrounded by her loving family and the supportiv … (read more)

Sudona ‘Sudsey’ Lou Hanfield, 74, of Brandon

SUDONA “SUDSEY” LOU HANFIELD BRANDON — Sudona “Sudsey” Lou Hanfield, age 74, passed away Wednesday, May 22, 2024, at Rutland Regional Medical Center. Sudsey was born in Rutland on Dec. 11, 1949. She was the daughter of Raymond and Gertrude (Pulling) Handf … (read more)

Margaret J. Hutchins, 93, of Middlebury

MARGARET J. HUTCHINS MIDDLEBURY — Margaret J. Hutchins, 93, of Middlebury, Vt., passed peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, on May 27, 2024. She was born on Feb. 11, 1931, to Milford and Mary Duclo in Rutland, Vt. She married the love of her life, … (read more)