JACKSONVILLE- Steven R. Williams, 65, died February 4 at Southwestern Vermont Medical Center. He was born in Bennington on April 18, 1955, the son of Richard and Marie Moore Williams. Mr. Williams received his early education in Wilmington schools and graduated from Kenmore East High School in...

Milton R. York
READSBORO- Milton Robert “Tweed” York, 79, died on Thursday, February 4, at Centers for Living and Rehab in Bennington.
He was born in North Adams, MA, on August 15, 1941, a son of Milton S. and Naomi Hattie (Ayers) York.  He attended the Readsboro School and graduated from Drury High...

Virginia Carruthers
WINCHESTER, NH- Virginia “Cookie” Carruthers, 100, formerly of Dover, VT, died January 25 at Applewood Rehabilitation Center.
Mrs. Carruthers was born in Jamaica Plain, MA, on November 14, 1920, the daughter of the late Andrew and Lillian Duquet Carnie and attended local schools.

Nicholas Alika Webb
MANCHESTER, NH- Nicholas Alika Webb, 42, died unexpectedly on January 26. He was born in Honolulu on October 31, 1978, to David Webb Sr. and Christina Webb.
He was a graduate of Wilmington High School in Wilmington, VT, and went on to become a master electrician and a licensed solar...

Michael A. Wheeler
HALIFAX- Michael A. Wheeler, 63, a resident of West Halifax, died January 15 at Baystate Medical Center in Springfield, MA.  Mr. Wheeler was born in Bennington on October 28, 1957, the son of the late George and Marion Williams Wheeler. He attended Whitingham schools, graduating from Whitingham...

Colleen M. Barber
Honeoye, NY- Colleen M. Barber, 71, died peacefully January 22 with her children by her side.
She will be lovingly remembered by her children Sean (Amanda Pease) Barber, of Wilmington, VT, and Kelly (Michael) Gabriel, of Dummerston, VT; grandchildren Quinlan, Lillian, and Elizabeth Barber...

Arleen Songailo
WILMINGTON- Arleen “Dolly” (Kunzli) Songailo died graciously at home on January 23. She was born and raised in Tolland, CT, and was the daughter of the late Werner and Bertha (Gottier) Kunzli.
In the early ‘60s, she became a real estate broker and joined her father’s real estate firm. She...

Doris Louise Meadowcroft
WILMINGTON- Doris Louise Meadowcroft, 74, died on January 8. She was born in Philadelphia, PA, and spent her childhood in Audubon, NJ.
Ms. Meadowcroft was the owner of Darcroft Kennels in Wilmington. She dedicated her life to protecting and preserving the purebred dog breed, the Keeshond...
WILMINGTON- Devin Freed-Karns, 40, died unexpectedly at his home recently. 
He was the author of  “The Pawn’s Game” fantasy trilogy (Openings, Gambits, and Sacrifices) under the pen name Victor Nox, and the founder of The Karns Archive, a nonprofit created to catalog and preserve artifacts...
John “Big John” Scott
JACKSONVILLE- John “Big John” Scott, 59, died on December 22 due to complications resulting from COVID-19.
Born on December 24, 1960, he was just shy of his 60th birthday when he died. He was an avid motorcyclist with a passion for classic vehicles, guitars, and a cold beer. He was a...


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