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EAST HIGHGATE – Earl Therrien, 67 passed away on Tuesday, July 7, 2020 at his son’s home in E. Berkshire. Per Earl’s wishes there will be no services. In lieu of flowers donations can be made directly to Mary Therrien, PO Box 303 Richford VT 05476 to assist the family with final expenses. Pl…

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SHELBURNE – Donald James Miner passed away peacefully on Saturday, June 27.

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ST ALBANS – John Phillips Davidson, 79, born Dec. 11, 1940 in Barre, Vt., passed away quietly in his home on June 22, 2020. John was raised by Clyde and Ruby Davidson in S. Ryegate. John was a graduate of Peacham Academy, then he had a four-year tour in the Navy.

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ST. ALBANS – Dr. Peter Richard Burke, MD passed away on Sunday, March 22, 2020 at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston at age 65, surrounded by loved ones.

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A Celebration of Life service for Bob & Betty Thibault is scheduled for Saturday, July 11th at 1 p.m. Eastern Time at Redeeming Grace Church, Georgia, Vt.

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ST. ALBANS — Michael W. Simpson found peace from his mind and body on July 2, 2020, at the St. Joseph’s Unit of Our Lady of the Meadow.

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FAIRFAX – Captain Scott Sterling Coon a former longtime area resident passed away early Friday, June 26, 2020, in Wicksburg, Alabama as the result of a motorcycle accident.

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SWANTON – Patsy, a dedicated Mother, and loving Mema, passed away on June 27, 2020, at the age of 68 after a long battle with Alzheimer’s.

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A Mass of Christian Burial for Rita L. Howard, who passed away April 3, 2020, will be celebrated on Friday, July 10, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. at Holy Angels Catholic Church, 245 Lake Street, St. Albans. Interment will follow in Mount Calvary Cemetery.

A graveside service for Wanda Guyette, who passed away on January 26, 2020, will be held on what would have been her 94th birthday, Thursday, July 9, 2020, at 1:30 p.m. at the Mount Calvary Cemetery, Calvary Street, St. Albans. Assisting the Guyette family is the Heald Funeral Home.

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BERKSHIRE CENTER – Idris Elizabeth Chates, age 91, passed away on Sunday, June 28, 2020 at Northwestern Medical Center in St. Albans.

ST. ALBANS – Gail J. LeCours passed away June 23, 2020, due to complications surrounding a recent cancer diagnosis.

ST. ALBANS – Guy J. Corbeil, age 74, passed away on Wednesday, June 24, 2020 at Northwestern Medical Center surrounded by his family.

FAIRFAX – Graveside services and military honors for Burton C. McGowan, who passed away April 2, 2020, will be held on Tuesday, June 30, 2020, at 2:00 PM at St. Luke’s Catholic Cemetery in Fairfax. Assisting the McGowan family is the Heald Funeral Home.

ENOSBURG FALLS – Roger A. Ladieu, age 85, passed away on Thursday, June 18th, 2020 at Brownway Residence in Enosburg Falls.

ST. ALBANS – Mrs. Laura B. Gonyeau, age 76, passed away Tuesday evening, June 16, 2020, at the Birchwood Health Care Facility. She was born in St. Albans, June 3, 1944, daughter of the late Lionel C. and Grace A. (Donaldson) Bombardier.

ENOSBURG FALLS – Norman “Wayne” Wallace, age 69, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, June 16, 2020 at the Northwestern Medical Center in St. Albans.

ESSEX JUNCTION — Paul “Lefty” A. Tarte, a longtime area resident, passed away on Sunday, June 7, 2020, at the Central Vermont Medical Center.

ST. ALBANS – Rebecca S. Covalinski, age 50, passed away on Friday, January 3, 2020 at the Northwestern Medical Center in St. Albans.

GEORGIA — On June 11, 2020, Douglas Stanley Parker, 74, passed from this life and entered the presence of his Savior Jesus Christ, whom he had served faithfully for many years. Doug was born August 30, 1945 in Thames, New Zealand, the son of Desmond and Hilda (Ayrey) Parker. He grew up in a …

SWANTON/ST. ALBANS — Mrs. Olivette “Yvette” Desniege Champagne, 97, passed away on Thursday morning. June 11, 2020 at Franklin County Rehabilitation Center in St. Albans.

SWANTON — Lawrence (Johnny) Hughes, a life long resident of Swanton passed away June 10, 2020 at the Meadowbrook Health Center in Plattsburgh, N.Y.

SWANTON — Wayne Trombley, 64, of Canada St., passed away Tuesday at his home. He was born in Plattsburgh on March 13, 1956 the son of the late Walter and Bertha (Nephew) Trombley.

FAIRFAX – A Mass of Christian Burial for Richard F. Brandt, who died on May 2, will be celebrated on Monday, June 15, 2020 at 11 a.m. at St. Luke Catholic Church in Fairfax.

Essex Junction – Paul “Lefty” A. Tarte a longtime area resident passed away Sunday, June 7, 2020, at the Central Vermont Medical Center.

SWANTON – Christopher M. Sharrow, age 79, passed away peacefully on Sunday, June 7, 2020 at the McClure Miller Respite House in Colchester from the results of a stroke.

SWANTON – Mrs. Rachel J. Martel, age 97, a lifelong resident of this community, died on Sunday, June 7, 2020 at her daughter’s home in Fairfax surrounded by her loving family.

SWANTON – Kyle A. LaBelle, age 32, passed away on Friday, June 5, 2020 at the University of Vermont Medical Center in Burlington.

ST. ALBANS – Frederick Joseph McMahon, Sr. a longtime area resident passed away at his home on Thursday, June 4, 2020, with his wife, Diane at his side.

BAKERSFIELD – Christopher Chicoine, age 55, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, June 4, 2020 at his home in Bakersfield.

MILTON – Barbara Ann Fowler, 73, passed away on Thursday, June 4, 2020 at her son’s home in Swanton surrounded by the people that loved her.

GRAND ISLE – With great sadness we announce the passing of our father, Daniel John O’Brien, 86, affectionately known by his family as “Big D.” He passed away peacefully from natural causes in the early morning hours of May 19 at his home in Grand Isle, after fighting a prolonged and courageo…

VENICE, FL – Robert (Bob) Thibault, 84 years old, went home to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, on May 3, 2020.

SWANTON – Doris J. Mapes, age 89, passed away on Monday, June 1, 2020 at her home in Swanton.

Mrs. Helen Gingras-Calvin, age 88, passed away Wednesday, May 27, 2020, at The Palms of Sebring, in Sebring, Fla. She was born in Georgia, daughter of the late Leopold and Cordelia (Pelletier) Lapierre. Helen was a graduate of Bellows Free Academy, class of 1950. She worked in sales for over…

GRAND ISLE – Diane C. Keefer, age 70, died peacefully on May 29, 2020 after saying goodbye to her loving family. She was born at Fanny Allen Hospital on December 25, 1949 to the former Theodore and Pauline (Desautels) Perrotte. She was the best Christmas gift ever for her three older sibling…

ENOSBURG FALLS – June E. Rushford. age 92, passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 28, 2020 at the Northwestern Medical Center in St. Albans.

SWANTON – Leon “Frenchy” J. Robitaille, age 87, passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 28, 2020 surrounded by his family.

RICHFORD – Randall “Randy” C. Blaney, age 69, passed away peacefully on Friday, May 29, 2020 at his home surrounded by his family.

ST. ALBANS — Gail Ellen (Tierney, Seymour) MacCallum passed away peacefully at her home on May 28, 2020 surrounded by her family after a brief battle with cancer. Gail was born on September 21, 1945 in Oakland, Calif., to Lieut. Cmdr. John T. and Anita (Murphy) Tierney who predeceased her. A…

MILTON – Glenn A. Dockham, age 49, passed away after a courageous battle with cancer on Thursday, May 28, 2020, surrounded by his loving family at their home in Milton.

RICHFORD – Carroll J. McAllister, age 66, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, May 26, 2020 at the North Country Hospital in Newport.

WILLISTON – Frances Arlene Routhier passed away from this life into the loving and merciful arms of God on May 26, 2020. She was born in Newport, Vt., on October 23, 1946, the daughter of Armand J. Routhier and Arlene (Ste Marie) Routhier. She graduated from Sacred Heart High School in 1964,…

RICHFORD – Ernestine “Tina” Bouchard, age 88, passed away on Thursday, May 14, 2020 at Our Lady of the Meadows in Richford.

FAIRFAX — Armand A. Martin passed away on May 12 in Vigo, Spain. He was born July 10, 1931. Armand grew up in Fairfax on the Will and Maude King Farm, his adoptive parents. Armand loved working on the farm in North Fairfax. His happiest moments were spent working in the sugarbush with his Da…

GRAND ISLE – Nancy Alice (Manley) Bullis, 87, died peacefully of natural causes on Saturday May 23, 2020, at The Residence at Quarry Hill in South Burlington. Nancy was born in Burlington on February 20, 1933, the daughter of James and Gertrude (Mears) Manley. She graduated from Milton High …

ALBURGH – Maxine Sheila Bourgeois (Kinsella) “Red”, 82, of Alburgh, Vt., passed away on May 15, 2020 with her loving family by her side.

FAIRFAX – Paulette Jeanette Hamelin, a longtime area resident, passed away Saturday evening, May 16, 2020, at the Northwestern Medical Center with her family at her side.