Obituaries from the Northeast Kingdom region of Vermont.

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Obituaries 08.21.19


Ruth Carolyn Williams Ruth Carolyn Williams, 92, a loving mother and grandmother, died Wednesday, August 14, 2019, at Hanover Health and Rehabilitation Center in Hanover, New Hampshire.   Ruth was born October 15, 1926, in Derby to Charles and Ethel (Lorimer) ... More »

Obituaries 08.07.19


Janette Edna Patten Janette Edna Patten, 87, of Newport died suddenly on Sunday, July 28, 2019, in Newport.  She was born on August 22, 1931, in Greenfield, Massachusetts, to Glen and Alice (Kilburn) Rice.  She married Kenneth Patten, who predeceased her in 19... More »

Obituaries 7.24.19


Rex Allen Starr Rex Allen Starr, 68, of Lowell died tragically in a two-car accident on Route 100 in Newport Center on Wednesday, July 3, 2019. He was the first child born to Latheria and Howard Starr on March 31, 1951. Rex graduated from North Country Union H... More »

Obituaries 7.17.19


Louis Barber Louis Barber, 84, of Derby Line died on July 12, 2019, at his home in Derby Line.  He was born on April 15, 1935, to Nestor and Margaret (White) Barber in Lachine, Quebec, starting his lifelong love of the Montreal Canadians.    On July 14, 1963, ... More »

Obituaries 7.10.19


obit swett photo Jean Louise (Swett) Percy Jean Louise (Swett) Percy, 79, of Derby died on Saturday, June 29, 2019, at North Country Hospital in Newport with her loving and supportive husband, children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren by her side, retur... More »

Obituaries 7.3.19


Fernwood Susan (Gates) Smith Fernwood Susan (Gates) Smith, 78, died on June 25, 2019, in Newport with her daughter by her side.  She was born on April 28, 1941, the middle daughter of Stella (Patch) and Clark Gates.  On December 17, 1960, she married Clyde Smi... More »

Obituaries 6.26.19


Helen Sargent Morse Helen Sargent Morse, 97, of Jay died on June 15, 2019, in North Troy.  She was born on February 27, 1922, in Jay to Harry and Edith (Cassidy) Sargent.  On September 16, 1939, she married Glennie Morse, who predeceased her in 1994. She was a... More »

Obituaries 6.19.19


Richard Lawrence Messier On February 11, 2019, Richard Lawrence Messier left this earth and joined his beloved Bernice.  Richard had spent the last few weeks of his life receiving care in St. Johnsbury. He was born in Burlington on March 4, 1941, to Laurent an... More »

Obituaries 6.12.19


Committal Correction In a committal in last week’s issue, the name was Marilyn Gray Aldrich Meleleu, not Marilyn Gray Aldrich.  We apologize for the error Committal services for Marilyn Gray Aldrich Meleleu will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, June 20, at West ... More »

Obituaries 6.2.19


William Ervin Peters William Ervin Peters, 99, of North Hyde Park, formerly of Albany, patriarch of the Peters family, died at his home Wednesday, May 22, 2019.  He was born March 31, 1920, in Albany, the son of Herbert and Eldora (Moore), renamed by her adopt... More »

Obituaries 5.29.19


Janice E. Santaw Janice E. Santaw, 66, of Jay died on May 24, 2019, at her home.  She was born on November 8, 1952, in Newport to Iris (Davis) Cote and the late Donald Cote. On April 29, 1972, she married Bruce Santaw, who survives her. Janice was employed as ... More »

Obituaries 5.20.19


Anne Swift Tanner Anne (Nancy) Swift Tanner, 92, of Westmore died peacefully on March 26, 2019, surrounded by family.  She was born Anne Wallis Swift in Princeton, New Jersey, on December 23, 1926, to Anne Davis Swift and Emerson Howland Swift, professor of ar... More »