Obituary

Obituary

David Robert Prior David Robert Prior, 59, of Shelburne, Vt., passed away on Friday, April 27, 2018, after an eight-year battle with cancer. David is known for his love of family, friends, antiques, bees, Hermit Island (Maine), and his dogs, Cooper and Eli. He took great pride in being able to return to live in… Read More »

Obituary

Obituary

Jessie Pennoyer Snyder, a resident of Wake Robin in Shelburne, Vt., and a former longtime resident of Greenwich, Conn., died peacefully on May 1, 2018, after a brief illness. She was 91 years old. Jessie grew up in Locust Valley, N.Y., the youngest child of Paul G. and Frances T. Pennoyer. Her father was a distinguished… Read More »

Obituary — STEPHEN HOWARD RUSSELL

Obituary — STEPHEN HOWARD RUSSELL

STEPHEN HOWARD RUSSELL Stephen Howard Russell, 76, of Hinesburg, died peacefully on April 27, 2018, after an extremely short struggle with cancer, at the UVM Medical Center. Stephen was born October 22, 1941 in Burlington, Vt., to Phyllis (Eddy) and Howard Russell. The oldest of seven children, he resided his entire life in Hinesburg, spending… Read More »

Obituary

Obituary

RAY SILAS COOLEY Colchester – Ray Silas Cooley, 87, passed away peacefully Saturday, April 14, at the VNA Respite House in Colchester with his wife and family by his side. He was the second of three sons born to William and Marian (Unwin) Cooley growing up on a farm in Montpelier. Ray joined the Army… Read More »

Obituary — Phyllis Gleason

Phyllis Gleason, 92, of Wake Robin Drive, Shelburne, Vt., passed away at her home on April 4, 2018. She was born on October 17, 1925, in Worcester, Mass. to Bradford and Mabel (Bentley) Elmer. Raised in Worcester, she graduated from Framingham State Teachers College in 1947 with a BS degree in education. Upon graduation, she… Read More »

Obituary — Marilyn P. Heilferty

Obituary — Marilyn P. Heilferty

Marilyn P. Heilferty, of Shelburne, Vt., died on April 3, 2018, at the age of 80. Marilyn was born on June 5, 1937 in the Bronx, New York. Her parents, Patrick J. and Anna E. (née Cleary) Walsh immigrated separately from County Clare, Ireland, in 1920 and 1921. Marilyn grew up blocks from Yankee Stadium… Read More »

Obituary — John Hollister Milne

Obituary — John Hollister Milne

SHELBURNE – John Hollister Milne, MD, age 87, died Wednesday, March 14, 2018, at the UVM Medical Center in Burlington following complications from pneumonia. He passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family. John was born on June 20, 1930, the son of Rachel Hollister Milne and George Edmund Milne of Barre, Vt. He attended school… Read More »

Obituary — Jane Caffry Hawn

Obituary — Jane Caffry Hawn

Jane Caffry Hawn, 82, died peacefully on April 4, 2018 at the Arbors in Shelburne, Vt., after living for the last several years with Alzheimer’s. She was born Martha Jane Canaday in Polk, Pa., on July 22, 1935. As an infant, Jane moved with her parents, Dr. John Walker Canaday and Charlotte Nicklin Canaday, to… Read More »

Obituary

Obituary

Sarah Bassett Chamberlain died peacefully on March 29, 2018 at VNA Respite House just short of her 66th birthday after a courageous battle with breast cancer. Sarah was surrounded and supported by many close friends, her faithful, loving brother Glenn and his wife Charlene, and by the skilled, caring staff and volunteers at the Respite House.… Read More »

Obituary

Obituary

Dr. Maria Vajda Hajdu (nee Mercs), 99, passed away on Good Friday, March 30, 2018, at The Arbors in Shelburne, Vt. She was born to Imre and Gizella (nee Juhasz) Mercs on Aug. 13, 1918 in Szeged, Hungary. After graduation from the Hungarian equivalent of high school (gimnázium), she received a college degree in business.… Read More »