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Neil E. Dunlap POULTNEY — Neil Edward Dunlap, 60, died Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2022, at Rutland Regional Medical Center, following a brief illness. A full obituary will be published at a later date. Arrangements are pending with Durfee Funeral Home.

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Helen R. Tobin RUTLAND — The funeral Mass for Helen R. Tobin, 62, who died Dec. 29, 2021, was celebrated Jan. 15, 2022, in St. Peter Church. Celebrant was Fr. John Tokaz, pastor. Vocalist was Olivia Boughton. Organist was Angela Lundrigan. Eulogist was Holly Cullinane, a daughter. A receptio…

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Frances J. Kardas DORSET — Frances Joan Kardas, 76, a resident of Dusty Hollow Lane, passed away Jan. 14, 2022, at Southwestern Vermont Medical Center. Frances was born in Center Rutland, Vermont, on March 25, 1945, the daughter of the late Stanley and Sophie (Blicharz) Bania. She attended W…

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Leo “Mickey” Carvey BOMOSEEN — Leo Michael “Mickey” Carvey, 74, of Bomoseen, died Saturday evening, Jan. 15, 2022, at his residence. He was born on March 11, 1947, in Rutland, the son of Virginia (Gray) and Edward T. Carvey Sr. Mr. Carvey grew up in West Rutland where he graduated from high …

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Donald C. Watters BRISTOL — Donald C. Watters, 72, of Bristol, Vermont, passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2022, following a long illness. Don was born at Porter Hospital in Middlebury on May 1, 1949, the son of Chester W. and Joyce (Black) Watters of Brandon. Don grew up …

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Pasquale “Pepper” Palluotto COLUMBIA, Tenn. — Pasquale E. “Pepper” Palluotto, 75, died suddenly on Dec. 15, 2021, at Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia, Tennessee. Pepper was born Sept. 20, 1946, the son of Stanley and Helen (LaFrancis) Palluotto. He graduated from Otter Valley Union …

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Ronald T. Pratt BRANDON — The funeral service for Ronald Thomas Pratt, 76, who died Jan. 1, 2022, was held Saturday, Jan. 15, at Miller & Ketcham Funeral Home in Brandon. George Valley, interim pastor at Brandon Congregational Church, officiated. Entombment followed in Pine Hill Cemetery…

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John W. Manney RUTLAND — The funeral Mass for John W. Manney, who died Jan. 2, 2022, was celebrated Jan. 15 at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church. Concelebrants were Msgr. Bernard Bourgeois and Fr. Richard Tinney. Soloist was Lori Routhier. Organist was John Riddle. Eulogists were Jeff Manney a…

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Catherine D. Knapp HARTFORD, N.Y. — Catherine “Kit” D. Knapp, a beloved mom, grandma and great-grandma, passed away peacefully into the loving the arms of the Lord on Jan. 15, 2022. She was 95 years young. She was born on Feb. 15, 1926, in Granville, New York, the daughter of the late Charle…

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Leo “Mickey” Carvery BOMOSEEN — Leo Michael “Mickey” Carvery, 74, died Saturday, Jan. 15, 2022, at his residence, following a brief illness. Arrangements are pending with Durfee Funeral Home.

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John Fox PITTSFORD — John “Jack” Fox, 78, passed away Thursday, Jan. 13, 2022, at his home, with family. Jack was welcomed to the world by his parents, Charles Arthur and Mary Jean (Houston) Fox, on April 30, 1943, in Granville, New York. The family moved to Pittsford, Vermont, to run the fa…

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Bonita (Wetmore) Shepard NORTHFIELD, Mass. — Bonita Jean “Bonnie” (Wetmore) Shepard, 76, of Northfield, Massachusetts, passed away peacefully at her home on Sunday, Jan. 9, 2022. Bonnie was born in Tucson, Arizona, to Marguerite (Whittemore) and Ray Wetmore, on Sept. 19, 1945, while Ray was …

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Janet Ackerman Wooster POULTNEY — Janet Ackerman Wooster, 89, died Jan. 11, 2022, at the Meadows, Rutland, after a brief illness. She was born June 13, 1932, in Concord, Massachusetts, the daughter of Clarence C. and Edith V. (Wheeler) Ackerman. She was self-employed, “Gifts from the Scrap B…

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Leonard T. Carlisle CHESTER — Leonard Tucker Carlisle was born Oct. 4, 1929, in Chester, Vermont, to William H. “Tuck” Carlisle and Margaret (Holman) Carlisle. He passed away peacefully in his sleep Sunday, Jan. 9, 2022, at the Gill Odd Fellows Home. He grew up in Chester and then Cavendish.…

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Richard A. Pocock PITTSFORD — Richard Apsey Pocock, 96, died Friday afternoon, Jan. 14, 2022, at the Pines Nursing Home in Rutland. He was born on July 19, 1925, in Milford, Connecticut, to Richard John Pocock and Jessie (Apsey) Pocock. He was educated in the Milford School System and joined…

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Leonard Courcelle RUTLAND — Mr. Leonard Courcelle, 95, of Rutland, Vermont, joined his loving wife in eternal life on Sunday, Jan. 16, 2022. He died surrounded by his loving family in the home he built and was so proud of. He was born Sept. 23, 1926, to Enos and Irene (Blanchette) Courcelle.…

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Jean K. Douglas FAIR HAVEN — Jean K. Douglas, 89, a lifelong resident of Fair Haven, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2022, at the Rutland Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center in Rutland. She was born Sept. 5, 1932, the only child of Frank William and Helen (Owen) Douglas. Jean graduated from…

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Richard P. McPhee NEW BERN, N.C. — Richard P. McPhee, 74, of New Bern, North Carolina, passed away at home on Jan. 11, 2022, following a period of declining health. He was born in Rutland, Vermont, on July 31, 1947, to Edward A. and Anna (Martel) McPhee. A longtime resident of Chittenden, Pi…

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John Fox PITTSFORD — John “Jack” Fox, 78, died Thursday, Jan. 13, 2022, at his residence. A full obituary will be published at a later date. Arrangements are pending with Barnard Funeral Home in Pittsford.

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Rev. Allan P. Davis NORTH CLARENDON — Allan Packer Davis, 95, formerly of Newton, New Jersey, went home to be with his Lord, on Thursday, Jan. 13, 2022, surrounded by his family at his home. He lived his life by faith and died by faith. He was born July 6, 1926, in Montpelier, Vermont, the s…

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Guy M. Babb RUTLAND — Father, friend and mentor, Guy Minor Babb, passed away on Jan. 8, 2022, at age 56, after a courageous battle with cancer. Committed to living life to the fullest, he went out with his Crocs on, surrounded by loved ones who will continue to honor him by carrying forward …

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Stephen L. Maurer WELLS — Stephen L. Maurer, 72, of Wells, died unexpectedly Jan. 12, 2022, at the Rutland Regional Medical Center. He was born on Sept. 28, 1949, in Newton, Massachusetts, the son of Richard and Dorothy (Paddock) Maurer. Mr. Maurer grew up in Sudbury, Massachusetts, graduati…

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Stanley J. Mitowski RUTLAND — Stanley J. Mitowski, 91, passed away on Monday, Jan. 10, 2022, at Rutland Regional Medical Center. He was born in Florence, Vermont, on March 1, 1930, the son of the late Thomas and Mary (Sutkowski) Mitowski. He served in the United States Marine Corps. He was a…

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BRANDON — Elaine LaPorte Parmelee, 85, passed away peacefully on Monday, Jan. 3, 2022, surrounded by family in Brandon, Vermont.

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Frances Poczobut WEST RUTLAND — The funeral service for Frances Poczobut, who died Dec. 1, 2021, was held Tuesday, Dec. 7, at St. Stanislaus Kostka Church in West Rutland. Concelebrants were Fr. John Tokaz, Fr. Maurice Moreau and Deacon Mike Knowles. Organist was Angela Lundrigan, soloist wa…

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Janet Wooster RUTLAND — Janet Wooster, 89, formerly of Benson, died Tuesday, Jan. 11, 2022, at Meadows at East Mountain, after a brief illness. A full obituary will be published at a later date. Arrangements are by Ducharme Funeral Home Inc.

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Louise Malise ALLENTOWN, Pa. — We dare anyone to meet life’s challenges with as much feistiness and sense of humor as 5’ tall Louise Malise. Born on July 10, 1930, in Rutland, Vermont, to an Italian immigrant family, Louise was the third of 10 children. She married James Malise in 1948 and t…

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Thomas C. Aicher RUTLAND — Thomas C. Aicher, 86, died Jan. 10, 2022, at home, surrounded by the love of his family. He was born March 17, 1935, in Jamaica, Queens, New York, son of the late Charles N. and Anne Gleeson Aicher. He grew up in Rockville Centre, Long Island, where he attended Cha…

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Donald L. Rushford RUTLAND — Donald Lawrence Rushford, of Alexandria, Virginia, formerly of Rutland, Vermont, a man of incredibly diverse interests and talents, died on Jan. 7, 2022, at the age of 91. Don was born September 28, 1930, the only child of Roland and Bertha (Perry) Rushford of Bu…

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Christopher J. Miglorie BELMONT, N.H. — Christopher J. Miglorie, 50, passed away Thursday, Jan. 6, 2022. He was born in Rutland, Vermont, on Aug. 12, 1971, the son of Patrick and Marjorie Miglorie. Chris had a passion for cooking and made a career of it, but was happiest when cooking for fam…

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Stuart "Dennis" Clark SOUTH ROYALTON — On Jan. 2, 2022, Stuart "Dennis" Clark passed peacefully with his children by his side. On Jan. 11, 1945, Stuart Dennis Clark Jr. was born in New London, Connecticut, to his parents, Stuart and Constance Clark. He graduated from Norwich Free Academy in …

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William G. Wood PITTSFORD — William G. Wood, 71, died Jan. 11, 2022, at his home. A full obituary will be published at a later date. Arrangements are by Tossing Funeral Home.

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Jean Douglas FAIR HAVEN — Jean Douglas, 89, died Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2022, at Rutland Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center. A full obituary will be published at a later date. Arrangements are pending with Durfee Funeral Home in Fair Haven.

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Michael E. LaFountain GRANVILLE, N.Y. — Michael Edward LaFountain passed away into the arms of the Lord at Albany Medical Center on Jan. 8, 2022, following a short illness. Michael was born on Sept. 27, 1982, at Mary McClellan Hospital in Cambridge, New York, the son of Edward and Gail (Fial…

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Douglas E. Waite PAWLET — Douglas Edward Waite, 62, of Pawlet, Vermont, passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by his family, early morning on 1 January 2022 after a short illness. He was born 3 August 1959 in Bennington, Vermont. He was a graduate of Granville High School, and was an ac…

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Andrew F. Kasuba RUTLAND — Andrew F. Kasuba, 65, of Rutland and formerly of Benson, Vermont, died Saturday, Jan. 8, 2022, at his residence, following a long period of declining health. He was born in Granville, New York, on May 23, 1956, the son of Andrew J. and Theresa (Edwards) Kasuba. He …

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Christine (Snide) Woodin FORT PIERCE, Fla. — Christine A. (Snide) Woodin passed away in her home on Wednesday, Dec. 22, 2021. Christine was born on April 20, 1962, in Rutland, Vermont, to Melvin Snide and Stacia Snide Moriarty. She resided in Connecticut for 15 years prior to moving to Flori…

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Judith L. Copping CHESTER — Judith Lynne Copping passed away peacefully on Jan. 7, 2022, at home in Chester, Vermont, after a courageous two-year battle with ovarian cancer. She was born on Aug. 16, 1952, to Lynne and Frederick Malone, in Syracuse, New York. Her family moved to Manchester, V…

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Jeffrey A. Newton RUTLAND — Jeffrey A. Newton, 65, died Monday, Jan. 10, 2022, at Rutland Regional Medical Center, following a brief illness. He was born Feb. 1, 1956, in Middlebury, the son of Philip and June (Narabone) Newton. He graduated from Rutland High School. Mr. Newton married Jenni…

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Richard B. Edney PITTSFIELD — Richard B. Edney, 82, of Pittsfield, passed away peacefully on Jan. 4, 2022, at his home. He was born in St. Johnsbury, on Aug. 4, 1939, the son of the late George and Victoria (Paton) Edney. He moved with his family to Haverhill, Massachusetts, where he spent h…

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Christina E. Magill RUTLAND — Christina E. Magill, 38, died Jan. 6, 2022, at McClure Miller Respite House in Colchester. She was born May 28, 1983, the daughter of Robert and Darlene (Stone) Navin. Survivors include her parents; two sons, Jesse Eddy, Matthew Magill, and two daughters, Briann…

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Jamie D. Douglas WINDHAM — Jamie Darryl Douglas, 24, passed away on Jan. 6, 2022. He was the much-loved son of Darryl and Lisa Douglas; brother to Kyle Douglas, Morgan Douglas, Griffin Douglas and Maverick (Alaina) Douglas; Dad to his beloved daughter, Erin Grace Douglas, his treasured pit b…

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Andrew F. Kasuba RUTLAND — Andrew F. Kasuba, 65, formerly of Benson, died Saturday, Jan. 8, 2022, at his residence, following a long period of declining health. He was born May 23, 1956, in Granville, New York, the son of Andrew J. and Theresa (Edwards) Kasuba. He graduated in 1975 from Whit…

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David J. MacMurtry Sr. RUTLAND — The memorial service for David J. MacMurtry Sr., 71, who died Dec. 17, 2021, was held Saturday, Jan. 8, 2022, at Brandon Congregational Church. George Valley, interim pastor, officiated. Pianist was Jean Childers. Burial will be at a later date in St. Raphael…

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Elroy F. LaDuc RUTLAND TOWN — Elroy Francis LaDuc, 79, died Friday, Jan. 7, 2022, at his home. He was born July 2, 1942, in Middlebury, the son of Guy and Eleanor (Baldwin) LaDuc. He graduated in 1960 from Shoreham Academy. Mr. LaDuc worked at Newton-Thompson Wooden Toy Mfg. in Forest Dale, …

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Ronald T. Pratt FOREST DALE — Ronald Thomas Pratt, age 76, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, Jan. 1, 2022, at his home in Forest Dale. He was born on March 18, 1945, to Raymond and Dorothy (Evans) Pratt, in Brattleboro, Vermont. His parents moved him to Brandon Training School in 1950 where…

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Alan F. Cooper PAWLET — Alan Fitzgerald Cooper, 82, of Pawlet, passed away unexpectedly on Jan. 6, 2022. Alan was born to Charles Cooper and Laura Fitzgerald on Dec. 31, 1939, in Cambridge, New York. Alan grew up and lived his life on the family farm. Alan farmed for 21 years before driving …

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Roy “Bud” Ross PAWLET — Roy “Bud” Ross passed away peacefully on Jan. 5, 2022, at Fort Hudson Nursing Center in Fort Edward, New York, following a long illness. Bud was born on March 30, 1938, in Granville, New York, the son of the late Frank E. and Dorothy (Sprague) Ross. Bud worked on the …

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Andrew F. Kasuba RUTLAND — Andrew F. Kasuba, 65, formerly of Benson, died Saturday, Jan. 8, 2022, at his residence, following a long period of declining health. A full obituary will be published at a later date. Arrangements are pending with Aldous Funeral Home in Rutland.

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Steven A. Morris rites SUDBURY — The funeral service for Steven A. Morris, 59, who died Jan. 2, 2022, was held Friday, Jan. 7, at Aldous Funeral Home in Rutland. The Rev. Holly Ross officiated. Words of remembrance were shared by family.

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