Stewart B. Reynolds
Apr 20, 2017 | 2292 views | 0 0 comments | 98 98 recommendations | email to a friend | print
WHITINGHAM- Stewart Bert Reynolds 89, a resident of Brick House Road, died unexpectedly on Monday, April 10, at his home. A lifelong resident of Whitingham, he was the son of Bertie and Rena Putnam Reynolds. He was born at home Whitingham on May 12, 1927. He grew up in Whitingham and attended local schools.

Mr. Reynolds was a veteran of the US Army, serving during World War II. He married the former Shirley L. Shambeau at the Whitingham Church on April 6, 1947. They had just observed their 70th wedding anniversary. Mr. Reynolds had worked in many capacities including several years at Deerfield Glassine and as a rural US Mail carrier and school bus driver.

Mr. Reynolds was a 72-year member of the Whitingham Fire Department and a longtime member of the Cecil A. Davis Post of the American Legion where he had served in many capacities. A “jack of all trades,” he enjoyed woodworking, chair caning, and life in general. He especially loved his family and being involved with them.

Mr. Reynolds leaves his wife, Shirley; sons, Donald Reynolds, of Whitingham, and Joseph Reynolds, of Brattleboro; daughters, Denise Carrier and Nancy Janovsky, both of Whitingham; sister, Elaine Shippee, of Massachusetts; and many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren.

Mr. Reynolds was preceded in death by two children, Terrance Reynolds and Peggy Porter.

Calling hours were held on Friday, April 14, at the Covey, Allen & Shea Funeral Home in Wilmington. A celebration of life will be held at a later date . Burial will take place in the Sadawga Cemetery.

Memorial gifts may be made to either the Whitingham Fire Department or Deerfield Valley Rescue in care of Covey, Allen & Shea Funeral Home, PO Box 215, Wilmington, VT 05363. Send condolences to www.sheafuneralhomes.com.
Comments
(0)
Comments-icon Post a Comment
No Comments Yet


Comment Policy

In an effort to promote reasoned discussion, transparency, and integrity in online commenting, The Deerfield Valley News requires anyone posting comments to identify themselves using their real name. Anonymous commenting will not be allowed. All comments will be subject to approval before posting, and may take up to 24 hours for approval to be granted.

We encourage civil discourse among readers, and ask that they be willing to stand behind their identities and their comments. No personal harassment or hate speech will be tolerated. Please be succinct and to the point. For longer comments, please consider submitting a letter to the editor instead. It will appear in both the print and online editions.

All comments will be reviewed, and we reserve the right to reject, edit or remove any comment for any reason. For questions or to express concerns feel free to contact our office at (802) 464-3388.