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Obituaries

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WINFIELD H. MANNING

RIPTON — Winfield H. Manning, 77, died Thursday morning, Feb. 15, 2018, at Helen Porter Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center in Middlebury.

He was born March 24, 1940, in Middlebury, the son of William and Ida (Rosencrane) Manning.

Winfield worked for Desautel House Movers for over 30 years, and worked closely with Arro Design for the last 20 years on unique concrete and stone creations and tool fabrications. He enjoyed mechanical works and tinkering with things along with splitting wood and driving his tractor.

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MARIAN S. (SUE) WALKER

BRIDPORT — Marian S. (Sue) Walker, 68, known to family and friends as “Sue,” lost her battle with cancer on Monday, Feb. 12, 2018.

She was born Aug. 16, 1949, to Michael and Dorothy Eskra. She obtained her education in Brattleboro, Vt., graduating from Brattleboro Union High School class of 1967 then attending Castleton State College. She married James Walker on Dec. 21, 1974.

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PAMELA J. SANDS

MIDDLEBURY —  Pamela J. Sands, 54, died Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018, at her residence in Middlebury after a brief illness.

She was born March 27, 1963, in Germany, the daughter of Thomas Francis Sands Sr. and Angela Bonita (Vieland) Sands.

Pamela was employed at Middlebury College for over 34 years in the mail center, she loved the beach, boating, reading a good book and spending time in the sun.

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JANET MARY CARR HOLDEN

MIDDLEBURY — Janet Mary Carr Holden, 84, of Middlebury, died at The Residence at Otter Creek on Feb. 12, 2018 in the presence of her family after a brief illness. Janet was born in Williamsville, Vt., on Nov. 14, 1933, the daughter of Paul and Lydia (Harrington) Carr.

She spent her childhood years in Williamsville, and in 1946 she moved to Putney, Vt. Janet graduated from Brattleboro High School in 1951. Following high school she attended Castleton State College where she met the love of her life. On June 12, 1954, she married James Holden of Pittsford, Vt.

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ALICE (TUCKER) BODETTE

WEST ADDISON — Alice (Tucker) Bodette, 84, passed away on Feb. 8, 2018, after a short illness.

She was born on Nov. 28, 1933, in Burlington. She was the daughter of Joseph and Mildred MacIntyre Tucker.

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ANN IRENE NEVIN, PH.D. Nov. 06, 1937 to Jan. 30, 2018

“All that we love deeply becomes a part of us.”

-Helen Keller

 

BRADENTON BEACH, Fla. — On the morning of the lunar Eclipse, Jan 31, 2018, Dr. Ann Nevin, 80, left this world while surrounded by family, music and love. She was an empowered pioneer long before Sheryl Sandberg wrote her book advising women to lean in. She married in school, raising a growing family in an era when mothering while matriculated was sternly frowned upon. Ann completed her undergraduate degree Magna Cum Laude in Mathematics and German.

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JOHN GOSSELIN

GREENS FARMS, Conn. — John Gosselin, 90, of Greens Farms, Conn. — husband, father, IBM employee of 38 years and a lifelong teller of stories — passed away peacefully at Bridgeport Hospital on Feb. 6, 2018.

John was born in 1927 in West Hartford, Conn., the son of Dr. George Adelor Gosselin, MD, a neurologist who graduated from the University of Vermont School of Medicine, and Edith Terry Nelson, who hosted a radio show.

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JOHN GOSSELIN, 90, Greens Farms, Conn.

GREENS FARMS, Conn. — John Gosselin, 90, of Greens Farms, Conn. — husband, father, IBM employee of 38 years and a lifelong teller of stories — passed away peacefully at Bridgeport Hospital on Feb. 6, 2018.

ANNA E. WELLS

BRISTOL — Our mom, Anna E. Wells, 87, passed away peacefully on Jan. 21, 2018. She was surrounded by her loving children and wonderful caregivers at Living Well Care Home in Bristol, Vt.

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MICHAEL D. SWEENEY

NEW HAVEN — It is with great sadness that the family of Michael Daren Sweeney announce his passing on the evening of Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018, upon arrival at Porter Medical Center in Middlebury, Vt. He was 52 years old.

Michael was born June 5, 1965 in New Jersey. He was the son of John Milton Sweeney and Gladys May Sweeney (nee Erny).

Michael graduated from Bellows Free Academy in St. Albans, Vt. in 1984 and married his high school sweetheart, Linda Ann Sweeney (nee Cook), on July 7 of the same year.

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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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