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  Ruth Wolf Page, 95, a  writer, editor, radio commentator and student of the natural world, died Sunday, Oct. 30, 2016, at Wake Robin in Shelburne. She was 95. Ruth was a leader in the generation of women who began to rethink their lives and pursue careers in what had been a man’s world. She… Read More »

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Clarke Edson Hermance, long-term Shelburne resident, avid clarinet player, explosions researcher, and wonderful father and husband, passed away after a short bout with cancer on Sept. 18, 2016. Clarke was born on Oct. 6, 1936 to Harry Putnam Hermance and Dorothy Wilhelmina Clarke in Windsor, Ontario, Canada, of an American father and a Canadian mother.… Read More »

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David Sullivan Rugg David Sullivan Rugg, a lifelong area resident, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016, at The Villa. He was born in St. Albans on June 26, 1937, the son of the late George and Bernadine (Sullivan) Rugg. David was 79 years old. David was a graduate of St. Mary’s High School in… Read More »

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Engagement Burks-Durham Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Burks are pleased to announce the engagement of their son, Charles Daniel Burks, to Morgan Bethea Durham, daughter of Dr. and Mr. Robert H. Durham, Jr. of Greensboro, Ga. Charlie is a graduate of Shelburne Community School, CVU, and St. Lawrence University, where he earned a degree in environmental… Read More »

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Gretel (Mayer) Weyde Gretel (Mayer) Weyde, 84 of Shelburne, Vt. died Aug. 18, 2016 surrounded by her loving family and special friends. She was born on Nov. 22, 1931 in Plochingen, Germany. Gretel was predeceased by her loving husband, Hans, in 1989. Gretel was an active member of the Wake Robin Community for many years… Read More »

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Pasquale A. “Pat” Trongo Jr., 78, of Londonderry, NH died Friday, August 5, 2016 surrounded by his loving wife and family. He was born on March 24, 1938 in Greensburg, PA, son of the late Carmella (Dicesare) and Pasquale A. Trongo, Sr. Pat was a graduate of St. Vincent College in Latrobe, PA. He and his… Read More »

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Ann Oliver Kugler Ann Oliver Kugler, 94, passed away at Vermont Respite House on July 19, 2016. She was the middle daughter of Clara and Charles Oliver, born in Scotia, NY on a snowy Easter Sunday, April 16, 1922. She grew up in Schenectady, NY. She graduated from the University of Iowa in 1944 with… Read More »

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Engagement Lemieux – Lavalley Sharon and David Clow of Essex, VT, and Todd Lemieux of Shelburne are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Renee Marie Lemieux to Benjamin Frank Lavalley, son of Frank and Kellie Lavalley of Burlington, VT. Renee received an Associates of Science degree (RN) from Vermont Technical College. Renee is… Read More »

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John Neville Farmer Professor John Neville Farmer died gently July 10, 2016 at Wake Robin Retirement Community, Shelburne, VT. He is survived by his wife Margaret (McQuarrie). They were married for 63 years. John was born to English parents on June 19, 1929 in Simla, India. His parents were Sydney John Farmer (S. J.) and… Read More »