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Janet Alice (Caron) Clark, 72, formerly of Vergennes

PRESCOTT, Ariz. — Janet Alice (Caron) Clark, 72, loving wife, mother and grandmother, passed away peacefully while surrounded by family on February 26, 2019, in Prescott, Ariz.
 

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James (Jim) Andrew Cyr, 75, of Ferrisburgh

FERRISBRUGH — James (Jim) Andrew Cyr, 75, born July 5, 1943, passed away with his family by his side on July 2, 2019. 
 
Jim grew up living and working on the family farm in New Haven. After graduating from high school, he worked at Grand Union for 30 years. Jim and Penny purchased the Monkton General Store, where they raised their family for 23 years. After selling the store, they moved to Ferrisburgh.
 

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Leo Arthur Doty, 83, of Brandon

BRANDON — Leo Arthur Doty, age 83, died Tuesday, July 2, 2019, at Helen Porter Nursing Home in Middlebury.

Mr. Doty was born in Watertown, Mass., on Sept. 23, 1935. He was the son of Leo A. and Jennie (Williams) Doty, Sr. He grew up in Belmont, Mass., and received his education in Saugus, Mass., schools. He graduated from Saugus High School, class of 1955. He furthered his education at Boston University. He joined the United States Army in 1957 and was activated during the Berlin Crisis. Following his honorable discharge, he came to Salisbury.

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Robert G. Fuller memorial service

BRISTOL — Robert G. Fuller, born on February 4, 1931, to Glenn and Caroline Fuller, passed away in his home on June 25, with his grandson Randy by his side. A memorial service is being held at Mt. Abraham High School on  Saturday, July 13, at 11 a.m. Come by and celebrate the life of a man we all loved so much. Condolences by card can be mailed to 1425 Rte. 116 North, Bristol VT, 05443.

Nancy Mackenzie Witherell Hunt, 84, Middlebury native

ESSEX JUNCTION — Born in Middlebury, October 9, 1934, Nancy Mackenzie Witherell, daughter of Stuart and Jessie Witherell, passed away on June 12, 2019. She enjoyed a rewarding life as a nurse, mom, wife, crafter, and active member of her Congregational Church.
 
Survived by sons Ronald and Scott Hunt and families and sisters, Susan Julian and Sarah Hildebrand.
 

Mary A. Munnett, 70, Addison County native

BURLINGTON — Mary A. Munnett passed away Thursday, July 4, 2019, at Birchwood Terrace Nursing Home in Burlington.

She was born June 3, 1949, in Middlebury, Vt., the daughter of Ralph W. and A. Isabel (Husk) Munnett.

She graduated from Vergennes Union High School in 1967 and went on to receive a Bachelor’s Degree in Teaching at UVM in 1974. She taught for seven years in St. Albans, Vt., as a middle school English teacher. Later she served as a U.S. Postal Service rural route carrier in Shoreham, Vt., until retiring in 2004.

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Richard Russell Nicklaw, 87, of Leicester

LEICESTER — Richard Russell Nicklaw, age 87, died Friday, July 5, 2019, at Helen Porter Rehabilitation and Nursing in Middlebury.

Mr. Nicklaw was born in Leicester on August 11, 1931. He was the son of Russell and Hazel (Tyler) Nicklaw. He has been a Leicester resident all of his life. He grew up there and received his early education there. He graduated from Brandon High School, class of 1949. Mr. Nicklaw was a dairy farmer and sugar maker. He was an avid hunter and fisherman. He enjoyed gardening and bowling.

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Jared Allen Wetmore, 46, Middlebury native

MIDDLEBURY, Vt./PASCOAG, R.I. — Jared Allen Wetmore, 46, died unexpectedly on Saturday morning July 6, 2019 surrounded by his family during our 29th annual Wetmore camping Ruckus in South Lincoln.

He loved family and cherished our time together, especially in Lincoln. As the youngest sibling, Jared left us with many special memories. He never missed a chance to give a massive bear hug to let you know how much you were loved by him. Jared’s passing is a very dark cloud over our lives but with faith and our memories we know the sun will shine through.

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Scott David Gardner, 55, New Haven

NEW HAVEN — Scott David Gardner, born September 18, 1963, beloved son of Charles “Sam” Gardner and Oletha “Lee” Gardner, died peacefully with his sister Linda by his side, in his New Haven home in the early morning of July 3, 2019, following a long illness that he fought courageously.

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Jacqueline Pearl Johnson, 81, Weybridge native

WEYBRIDGE — Jacqueline Pearl Johnson was born on the family farm in Weybridge, Vermont, on January 21, 1938. On July 4, 2019, she “slipped the surly bonds of earth and danced the skies on laughter-silvered wings,” finally reunited with her beloved mother.

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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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