Author: Marilyn Tagliavia

Sylvie ~ Wants to love you

Sylvie is a gentle female who loves food and wants to love you! She has incredible whiskers a sweet demeanor. She’s a little camera shy and would rather eat instead! Sylvie is a current resident of Franklin County Animal Rescue in St. Albans. Call: (802) 524-9650 or email: for more...

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David J. DiPerna

    RICHFORD — David J. DiPerna, 67, passed away Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017 at the Northwestern Medical Center in St. Albans. Dave was born July 14, 1950 in Jersey City, N.J. the son of Florence (Reese) DiPerna and the late Joseph DiPerna. At a young age he married the love of his life, Kathleen and became father to George and Kellie. In 1987, Dave inherited a new name that his family would forever know him by: Pa. Dave taught his family to work hard and take care of what matters most, the family. He expressed this value through...

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Robert Joseph Traynor

    ST. ALBANS — Robert Joseph Traynor, age 93, passed away at his home on Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017 with his loving wife at his side. He was born April 29, 1924 in Summit, N.J. the son of the late, Robert Michael and Elizabeth (Casey) Traynor. Robert grew up in Summit, N.J. and was a 1942 graduate of Summit High School. Following high school, Robert enlisted in the U.S. Army serving in the 10th Mountain Division during WWII with tours in Colorado, Texas and Italy. He received the Bronze Star and the Purple Heart. Following his honorable discharge...

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Clara Luneau Demers (Smith)

  DELAND, Fla. — Clara Luneau Demers (Smith) passed away at home on Friday, Nov. 24, 2017 from cancer, at the age of 84 in Deland, Fla. Clara was born in St. Albans, Vt. to Joseph and Laure (St. Cyr) Luneau on Nov. 2, 1933. She attended Holy Angels in St. Albans, Vt. Clara married Gerard J. Smith on Nov. 8, 1950. Shortly after, they moved to Syracuse, N.Y. She was employed by the Porter-Cable company. They moved to E. Berkshire, Vt. in 1962 where they owned and operated a dairy farm. During that time, Clara was also employed...

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Barbara Ann Mills-Preston

    GEORGIA — Barbara Ann Mills-Preston, 91, formerly of Georgia, passed away peacefully in the presence of her loving family on Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017 in the Franklin County Rehabilitation Center in St. Albans. Barbara was born May 6, 1926 in Swanton, the daughter of the late Orrin and Lila Austin Bliss. She graduated from Burlington Business College with a business degree and went to work for the Prudential Insurance Company for over 30 years retiring in 1983. On June 18, 1955 she married Doran Mills in Swanton who passed away in October 1974. She later married Maurice...

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Dr Areson, NMC, VT
Inspire Wellness Holiday Special
2017 United Way of Northwest Vermont Resource Directory