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Dorothy "Joan" Barr PROCTORSVILLE, Vt. — Dorothy “Joan” Barr, 89, died Tuesday morning, May 26, 2020, at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, New Hampshire. She was born Dec. 30, 1930, in Oxford, England, the daughter of Thomas and Ellen (Overton) Yates. Joan grew up in Oxford endu…

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Helen F. Burke CLAREMONT — Helen Frances Burke, 92, passed away peacefully at home Monday, May 25, 2020. She was born June 2, 1927, in Claremont, New Hampshire. The daughter of Joseph and Amelia (Yurek) Madeja, she was a lifelong resident of New Hampshire. She worked for Sylvannia, Homestead…

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Michael J. Papps ROCHESTER — Michael John Papps, age 55, of Rochester, New Hampshire, passed away at his home on Monday, May 25, 2020. He was born in Claremont, New Hampshire, on Dec. 24, 1964. He was the son of Michael F. and Irene (Labrecque) Papps. His family includes his parents; his wif…

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Scott N. Hull WEATHERSFIELD, Vt. — Scott Neil Hull, 65, died unexpectedly on Monday, May 25, 2020. Scott was born March 10, 1955, in Windsor, Vermont, a son of Maurice and Lorraine (Greene) Hull. Scott grew up hunting and fishing at the base of Mount Ascutney with his brothers and sisters. H…

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Nancy A. (Perkins) Rickard GUILD — Nancy Ann Perkins Rickard, 78, passed away at Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital in Lebanon, New Hampshire, on May 17, 2020. Nancy was born in Watertown, New York, on Nov. 23, 1941, to Lloyd Augustus Perkins and Harriet Sybil (Seavey) Perkins. Her father serv…

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Dalton E. West Jr. NEWPORT — Dalton E. West Jr., 58, passed away peacefully on May 16, 2020, at his home, surrounded by his family, after a long illness. He was born on Jan. 9, 1962, in Claremont, New Hampshire, to Dalton West Sr. and Florence (Simoneau) West. He grew up in Claremont and liv…

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Martha M. Murgatroy GOSHEN — Martha Marie Murgatroy, 79, passed away on May 4, 2020, in Claremont, New Hampshire, from natural causes. Martha was born on Sept. 8, 1940, in Newport, New Hampshire, to the late James D. Putney and Martha C. (Thomas) Putney. She attended Towle High School before…

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Carolyn M. (Papps) MacDonald SURRY — Carolyn Mae (Papps) MacDonald passed away peacefully at her home with her daughters at her side on Monday, May 18, 2020. She was the beloved wife of Malcolm Fraser MacDonald who predeceased her in 2017. Carolyn was born in Claremont, New Hampshire, the da…

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William Harriman PERKINSVILLE, Vt. — We are saddened to announce the passing of Bill Harriman on May 17, 2020. He died in his home after a long battle with COPD. He was born on Feb. 26, 1941, to Victor and Alice Harriman, in White Plains, New York. Bill grew up in Andover, Connecticut, and a…

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Robert A. "Butch" Guetti NEWPORT — Robert Arthur “Butch” Guetti, born on May 2, 1946, in Orange, Massachusetts, passed away on Wednesday, May 13, 2020, at 74 years old. He resided in Irving, Massachusetts, and Turners Falls, Massachusetts, for most of his youth and as an adult, became a long…

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Alan Rauscher LEMPSTER — Alan Rauscher passed away on May 17, 2020. He was born and raised in South Floral Park, Long Island, the youngest of four brothers and three sisters. He graduated from a local high school, Sewanhaka, and was drafted into the U.S. Army for a two-year service period wh…

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Stephen J. Pluta NEWPORT — Stephen J. Pluta, 91, Charlestown, New Hampshire, passed away Wednesday, March 25, 2020, at 10:21 p.m. at the Woodlawn Care Center, Newport, New Hampshire. He was born on Jan. 3, 1929, in Jackson, Michigan, to the late Albert and Joanna (Moske) Pluta. On Dec. 5, 19…

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James "Hippie" Aldrich WALPOLE — James “Hippie” Aldrich, 72, of Valley Road passed away Sunday, May 17, 2020. James was born in Rockingham, Vermont, on Feb. 15, 1948, the son of Robert and Isabel (Mitchell) Aldrich. He was a 1966 graduate of Walpole High School and served in the Navy during …

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Richard W. Birch LYME — Richard Warren Birch, age 65, passed away May 11, 2020, at the Jack Burns Palliative Care Center, from complications with colon cancer. He will be remembered for his humor, love of birds, gardening, family, Civil War history buff, and walking everywhere, including par…

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Russell C. Currier NEWPORT — Russell C. Currier, 75, died on May 13, 2020, at his home, after a long battle with cancer. He was born in Lebanon, New Hampshire, on Sept. 1, 1944, son of Clyde and Helen (Snow) Currier. Mr. Currier graduated from Towle High School with the class of 1962. He wor…

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Lorraine W. Coutermarsh CLAREMONT — Lorraine Wendy Coutermarsh, 62, of Claremont, New Hampshire, passed away on May 7, 2020, at her home, surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Claremont on Dec. 15, 1957, the daughter of Gordon Marcotte and Shirley (Ladeau) Partlow. Lorraine was a …

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Margaret E. Clark UNITY — Margaret E. Clark passed away on May 8, 2020, at her home in Unity at the age of 93, just a few days before her 94th birthday. Margaret was born at home in Lempster, New Hampshire, to Ma and Pa Hartwell on May 15, 1926. Margaret graduated from Towle School in Newpor…

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Dorothy Daus CHARLESTOWN — Born in White Plains, New York, on Oct. 19, 1944, to German/Jewish immigrant parents, Gustav and Ida Meyer, who originally came from Leipzig, Germany, Dorothy had soon moved up to Charlestown, New Hampshire, with her parents. Her father was a handyman who loved to …

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Alma Routhier CLAREMONT — Alma Routhier, 70, of Claremont, New Hampshire, died on May 11, 2020, at Woodlawn Nursing Home in Newport, New Hampshire. She was born in Bellows Falls, Vermont, on April 6, 1950, the daughter Raymond and Evelyn (Smith) Fuller. Alma and her husband, Norm, owned and …

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Barbara P. Wilson CLAREMONT — Barbara P. Wilson, 87, joined her awaiting husband, Wayne R. Wilson Sr., in eternal life and love on May 10, 2020. Barbara was born in Claremont, New Hampshire, on July 21, 1932, the daughter of Harriet (Roy) and Maurice Wentzell. At an early age, Barbara worked…

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Terry Shepard Sr. WESTMINSTER, Vt. — Terry Shepard Sr., 71, died May 9, 2020, at Keene Hospital. Terry was born to Wilford and Evelyn Shepard in Lebanon, New Hampshire, on July 21, 1948. He loved spending time with his family and friends. He also loved shooting horseshoes with his friends an…

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Mary Ann McCarthy NEWPORT — Mary Ann McCarthy passed away on May 6, 2020, at her home in Newport, New Hampshire. Born April 19, 1954, in County Cork, Ireland, to John and Eileen (Hughes) McCarthy. She immigrated with her family to Connecticut in 1955. She grew up in East Hartford, Connecticu…

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Michael J. Lapine GOSHEN — On Friday, May 8, 2020, Michael John Lapine, loving husband and father of four children, passed away after a long illness, surrounded by his wife, Tammie, who remained by his side, and his family and friends, in his cherished home, at the age of 73. He was born on …

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Edward B. Merrill ZEPHYRHILLS, Fla. — It is with much sadness that the family of Edward B. Merrill, 84, announce his passing away, peacefully after a long illness, on Thursday, April 23, 2020, in Zephyrhills, Florida, with his loving wife at his side. He was born in August 1935 in Berlin, Ne…

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Constance H. (Horn) Osuch HATBORO, Penn. — Constance H. Osuch, nee Horn, "Connie," of Hatboro, formerly of Huntingdon Valley, went home to be with her Lord on May 2, 2020. Born Dec. 2, 1931, in the Frankford section of Philadelphia, she was the beloved wife of Theodore R. Osuch for 65 years;…

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Alexander A. Puksta CLAREMONT — Alexander A. Puksta, age 59, died on Monday, May 4, 2020, in his hometown of Claremont, New Hampshire. He was born in Claremont on Jan. 11, 1961, the son of Charles P. Puksta and Lorraine D. (Leocha) Puksta who shared strong Polish descent. He married his wife…

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Judith Williams NORTH PORT, Fla. — Judy Williams of North Port, Florida, died April 23, 2020, after a long illness. She was born in Springfield, Vermont, July 23, 1944, to George and Ruth Bruce. She graduated from Springfield High School and Becker College. She is survived by her daughter, K…

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Kenneth P. Christie ACWORTH — Kenneth Peter Christie passed away May 5, 2020, after battling cancer for almost a year. He was born on Nov. 23, 1942, the son of Julius and Lillian (Alden) Christie. He graduated from Vilas High School. After high school, he was in the Coast Guard from 1962 to …

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Dr. Stephan Hochstin PLYMOUTH, Mass. — Stephan Hochstin, M.D., of Plymouth, Massachusetts, born in Phoenix, Arizona, on Dec. 18, 1948, was raised in Windsor, Vermont, and lived a life of dedicated service before passing away peacefully in his sleep on May 2, 2020. The son of the late William…

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Katherine A. (Marro) Moore CHARLESTOWN — Katherine A. "Kathi" Marro Moore, 83, of Charlestown, New Hampshire, died at her home on May 4, 2020, surrounded by her family, after a long battle with cancer. She was born on Dec. 23, 1936, in Claremont, the daughter of Carminie and Mary (Cillo) Mar…

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Elaine (Hurd) Gebo NEWPORT — Elaine Hurd Gebo died peacefully at DHMC on May 1, 2020, in Lebanon, New Hampshire, at the age of 82. Elaine was born on May 8, 1937, to Ernest and Maxine Hurd in Newport, New Hampshire. Elaine married Earl Gebo in 1954. They bought their home on Myrtle Street in…

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Edward B. Merrill ZEPHYRHILLS, Fla. — It is with much sadness that the family of Edward B. Merrill, 84, announce his passing away, peacefully after a long illness, on Thursday, April 23, 2020, in Zephyrhills, Florida, with his loving wife at his side. He was born in August 1935 in Berlin, Ne…

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Lawrence Farris HARRISON, Maine — Lawrence Farris, 79, died Monday, April 27, 2020, at his home, with his family by his side. He was born Feb. 12, 1941, in Lewiston, the son of Charles and Olive (Record) Farris. Lawrence grew up in Mechanic Falls and graduated from Norway High School. He joi…

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Peter J. Bruzgis Jr. CHARLESTON — Peter James Bruzgis Jr., 78, of Charlestown passed away Wednesday, April 29, 2020, at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, with his family by his side. He was born Sept. 20, 1941, in Bellows Falls, Vermont, the son of Genevieve (Kazmierczak) and Peter James B…

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Lorraine I. St. Aubin CLAREMONT — Lorraine Irene St. Aubin, age 83, passed away in peace on April 28, 2020, at Sullivan County Health Care in Unity, New Hampshire, after a long battle with dementia. Mom was born in Claremont, New Hampshire, the daughter of Elmer and Irene (St. Martin) LaFlow…

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Robert J. Patch BELLOWS FALLS, Vt. — Robert J. Patch, 76, of Atkinson Street passed away Monday, April 27, 2020. Bob was born in Bellows Falls on Aug, 16, 1943, the son of John and Marjorie (Beals) Patch. He attended school in Saxtons River, was a 1961 graduate of Bellows Falls High School, …

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Theresa Rose "Terry" Bird CLAREMONT — Theresa Rose "Terry" Bird, 96, a longtime resident of Connecticut, died April 12, 2020, in Hartford, Connecticut. She was born in Brockton, Massachusetts, to the late Salvatore and Giovanna (Barravechio) Cannizzaro on March 1, 1924. Terry, her preferred …

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James M. Barber HARTLAND, Vt. — James Michael Barber, 54, died Monday, April 27, 2020, at his home, surrounded by his family. James was born April 26, 1966, in Claremont, New Hampshire, a son of Michael and Donna (Durphey) Barber. He graduated from Windsor High School class of 1984. James st…

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Lena Kazak SPRINGFIELD, Vt. — Lena Kazak passed away quietly in the early morning hours of March 11, 2020. A lifelong resident of Springfield, Lena was born Feb. 19, 1919, on Mineral Street. Situated just below Comtu Falls, Slack Corp. was running strong and there were many residences on Min…

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Bonnie J. Cooke FITZWILLIAM — Bonnie Jean Cooke, 60, of Fitzwilliam, New Hampshire, passed away on April 18, 2020, at the Cheshire Medical Center, Dartmouth-Hitchcock, Keene, New Hampshire, following a period of failing health. She was born on Dec. 5, 1959, in Newport, New Hampshire, the dau…

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Norma C. Nemkovich SPRINGFIELD — Norma C. Nemkovich, 98, passed away on Saturday afternoon, April 25, 2020, at the Springfield Health & Rehab Center in Springfield, Vermont, of natural causes. She was born Nov. 18, 1921, the daughter of Ralph Charles and Stella Madeline (Peck) Currier. S…

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Lawrence J. "Hossa" Hause NEW LONDON — Lawrence J. “Hossa” Hause of New London, New Hampshire, died unexpectedly on April 3, 2020, in Venice, Florida. Beloved son of Mary Hause of New London, New Hampshire, and the late George Hause, he was brother of Neil Hause and wife Elizabeth of New Lon…

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J. David Scott SPRINGFIELD,Vt. — On Wednesday, April 22, 2020, J. David Scott, loving husband and father of two, passed away at the age of 82. Dave, alias "Scottie," was born on Dec. 6, 1937, to his parents, Roy and Dorothy W. Scott. Dave was a successful industrial sales rep in Connecticut …

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William E. Daniels CHARLESTOWN — William E. Daniels passed away unexpectedly on April 21, 2020. He was born on July 24, 1951, in Brattleboro, Vermont, to Virginia Law and Abel Daniels. He grew up in Springfield, Vermont, and went to school in Springfield. He went to South Carolina to be in t…

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Erwin W. Ward ALSTEAD — Erwin W. Ward, 90, of Mechanic Street passed away Saturday, April 25, 2020, at his home, surrounded by his family. Erwin was born in Greenfield, Massachusetts, on Dec. 7, 1929, the son of Hezekiah and Evelyn (Ware) Ward, and stepson to Pardon Harrington. He was a 1949…

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Kevin L. Jones CORNISH — Kevin Lee Jones, 56, of Clark Camp Road, Cornish, died Wednesday, April 22, 2020, at his home. He was raised in Cornish by his father, Llewellyn "Pete" Jones, and mother, Beverly "Marsh" Jones, and resided in Cornish most of his life. Kevin was widely known for his l…

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Angelo C. Nestor CLAREMONT — Angelo C. Nestor, 88, dedicated and loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, passed away Wednesday, April 22, 2020, at his home. He was reunited with his Queen, the love of his life, Stella (Polizou) Nestor. Angelo was born on May 31, 1931, in S…

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Duane Mable 2/28/1940 - 4/8/2020 PENACOOK, N.H. — It is with heavy hearts that the Mable family announce the passing of Duane R. Mable of Penacook. He showed his determination and strength by reaching two goals as his health declined over the past 16 months: he lived to be 80 and died in his…

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Christine N. Johns NEWPORT — Christine N. Johns, 64, passed away peacefully in her sleep at her home on Sunday April 19, 2020. A full obituary will appear at a later date. A memorial service will be held in the summer due to the current COVID-19 pandemic. Newton-Bartlett Funeral Home of Newp…

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Donna L. (Stevens) Tarrien NEWPORT — Donna Lea (Stevens) Tarrien died peacefully in her home after a long battle with cancer on April 15, 2020, in Unity, New Hampshire, at the age of 81. Donna was born on Aug. 19, 1938, in Winchester, Massachusetts, to Dorothy and Charles Stevens. She marrie…

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Sara (Adams) Houghton CHARLESTOWN — Sara Adams Houghton 46, passed away on April 15, 2020, at Springfield Hospital after a long period of failing health. She leaves behind her beloved daughters, Abigayle and Cailleah Houghton; her mother Dawn Sivert and stepfather Perry Sivert of Clinton, Ma…