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Carol H. Daniels WEATHERSFIELD, Vt. — Carol H. (Hall) Daniels, 78, passed away peacefully on Oct. 21, 2021, at her home in Weathersfield, Vermont, with her husband by her side. She was born Dec. 6, 1942, in Springfield, the daughter of William J. Hall and Agnes E. (Wing) Hall. She attended North Springfield Graded School and graduated from Springfield High School class of 1960. On Aug. 31, 1963, she married Peter M. Daniels, of Weathersfield. She was employed as a secretary at Fellows Gear Shaper following graduation, where she met Peter, until her daughter, Kimberly, was born in 1965. She and Peter operated Springfield Mailing Service from their home for several years until Kim and Matt were old enough to take to work with her at Wellwood Orchards for a number of years until she was elected as a lister and also appointed assistant town clerk for the town of Weathersfield, then soon after was elected town clerk, a position she held until she retired in 1997. Soon after retirement, she and Peter purchased Running Bear Camping Area in Ascutney, which she ran until she retired again in 2007. Carol was an avid collector of vintage dolls, miniatures, Santas and Dept. 56 collectables. She enjoyed her dolls, flower gardens, camping and their many trips to the Maine coastline. She enjoyed her family, especially her two grandsons and in later years, her great-grandson. She is survived by her husband of 58 years, Peter; one daughter, Kimberly A. Farrar, of Cavendish, Vermont; one son, Matthew J. Daniels and daughter-in-law Colleen (Moore) Daniels, of Quechee, Vermont; one grandson, Kevin W. Atwood, of Springfield, and his partner, Chelsea Lynn Carleton; and her great-grandson, Michale Joshua Carleton Atwood. She is also survived by two sisters, Judith E. Hall, of Minot, North Dakota, and Deborah R. Hall and brother-in-law Alvin K. Hall, of Middleburg, Florida; one brother, David M. Hall and sister-in-law Sheryl-Kay Hall, of Springfield; two brothers-in-law, Neil H. Daniels and Anthony J. Daniels, both of Weathersfield; also, nine nieces, four nephews and their families, and a number of cousins. She is also survived by an extended family: a special adopted granddaughter, Monica Russo, and great-granddaughter Adelyn, of Chester; adopted grandson and granddaughter, Pj and Erica Pierce, and great-grandson Ethan and great-granddaughter Mackenzie, all of Hartland; and Carol’s very special caregiver, Marianne Jones, of Springfield, who has assisted taking care of her over the last eight months. She was predeceased by her parents; one grandson, Joshua R. Atwood, of Springfield; and one brother-in-law, Lawrence J. Daniels and his wife, Carolyn, of Claremont, New Hampshire. She will be bringing with her on her final journey, two very special doll friends, Jimmy and Mikey, who have kept her constant company, in her world, over the last year. Visiting hours will be held 6-8 p.m. on Oct. 30, 2021, at Davis Memorial Chapel, 99 Summer St., Springfield, Vermont. A graveside service will be held at a later date in the spring in the Weathersfield Bow Cemetery and announced at that time. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in her memory to the Ascutney Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 91, Ascutney, VT 05030. Davis Memorial Chapel is assisting the family with arrangements.

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