Ralph Edward Muzzy – Ferrisburgh

Ralph Edward Muzzy passed away peacefully in the early evening of Tuesday, April 28, 2015, at his home in Ferrisburgh. Ralph was born on April 9, 1942, the youngest son of George F. and Flora (Perkins) Muzzy. He was raised in Ferrisburgh and graduated from Edmunds High School in Burlington in 1960. After graduation, he… Read More »

Joel W. Chandler – Shelburne

Joel W. Chandler, 87, of The Residence at Shelburne Bay, passed away Thursday, April 23, 2015, in the Vermont Respite House. There will be no calling hours. A funeral service will be held at 10am, Thursday, April 30, 2015, in the chapel of Corbin & Palmer Funeral Home, 9 Pleasant St., Essex Junction.  

Alvin Dieter – Shelburne

Alvin Dieter passed away on Jan. 12, 2015, at the age 91, while residing in the Residence at Shelburne Bay. A memorial service will be held at Faith United Methodist Church in South Burlington on May 3, 2015 at 2pm.  

Benjamin F. Schweyer – Shelburne

Benjamin F. Schweyer, 89, a resident of Wake Robin in Shelburne, died on Tuesday, April 21, 2015. Born in Owego, N.Y., on Dec. 29, 1925, he was the son of Benjamin and Mildred Schweyer. The family moved to Burlington in the late 1930s where Ben attended local schools, graduating from Burlington High School in the… Read More »

Ronald E. Trudo – Essex

Ronald E. Trudo, 77, passed away on April 18, 2015, in the UVM Medical Center. He was born on Oct. 21, 1937, in Troy, N.Y., the son of the late Charles and Helen (Bombard) Trudo. Ron graduated from Burlington High School, then served in the Vermont Air National Guard. He was employed by the Burlington… Read More »


Deaths Leonard F. Swift – Shelburne Leonard “Gus” Fordyce Swift, educator, historian, mentor, eternal learner, and kind, generous, witty man, died Feb. 17, 2015, in the University of Vermont Medical Center, after a brief illness. He was one month short of his 99th birthday. He had been a resident of Wake Robin in Shelburne since… Read More »

Curt M. Evans – Jericho

Curt M. Evans left us on March 28, 2015, to go to a far, far better place. We will miss him. Curt was born on Martha’s Vineyard, moved to Vermont in 1951, and graduated from South Burlington High School. Two years later, he signed up with the Navy during the Vietnam War and was awarded… Read More »

Paul K. Moffat – Shelburne

Paul K. Moffat, 86, of Shelburne, passed away peacefully on March 27, 2015. He was born in Columbus, Ohio, to Professor George Moffat and Agnes (Hall) Moffat. Paul was a graduate of the Ohio State University in Industrial Engineering. In 1951, he and his wife, Sybil, moved to Attleboro, Mass., when he joined Metals and… Read More »


Births Shelburne residents Leigh (Smith) and Christopher Galipeau had a son, Wilder James Galipeau, on Feb. 26, 2015 at the University of Vermont Medical Center. Deaths Gordon Lowe – Shelburne Gordon Lowe of Shelburne, a resident of Wake Robin and longtime Vermonter, passed away peacefully with friends and loved ones nearby on Saturday, March 28,… Read More »