Joan Hersey Carr Shimer November 29th, 1927 August 7, 2019 Joan was born the eldest of three children to Robert and Jean Hersey of Spuyten Duyvel, New York. She attended high school at the Putney School and Riverdale Country Day, graduating from Mills College with a BA in Dance, Drama, and Music. She lived in numerous places, including San Francisco, San Rafael, and Cupertino, California; Putney and Hartford, VT; San Miguel de......Read More
Nancy E. Yeaw of Guilford, Vermont passed away unexpectedly on August 6, 2019 in her home. She was 86. She was born on the 4th of July 1933 in Fair Haven, VT to her parents Joseph Francis Topa and Hilda Nichols (Ketchum) Topa. Nancy proudly referred to her father Joe, as the son of a polish immigrant who came to America on a boat. Nancy attended and graduated Keene High School in NH. As a child she loved ice skating, fishing, PB & Fluff......Read More
Robert "Bob" J. Hescock, 42, of Wardsboro, VT, son of Lissa (Holman) and James Hescock, left us suddenly on June 17, 2019. Bob was born in Townshend, VT on May 11, 1977. During his high school days, he met his wife of 19 ½ years, Angela Kehoe. Throughout their high school career, she watched and cheered him on while playing sports, and later playing on an adult soft ball league. He attended Electrician apprenticeship school for four years,......Read More
Cass was born in Dearborn Michigan. She attended high school in Aurora Ohio and attended Kent State University in Ohio. After college she moved East to New Hampshire and eventually Vermont where she lived out the rest of her days, happily in Brattleboro. Cass passed peacefully in the home of her very dearest friends, Linda and Dean Hamilton of Brattleboro. Cass is survived by her brother David Cantrell of California; sister, Donna Modica of......Read More
Leo Henry Barrows, Jr, age 71, unexpectedly passed away on Thursday, April 25, 2019 at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, NH. He was born on August 7, 1947 in Windsor, VT and was the eldest son of Leo Henry Barrows, Sr. and Ruth I (Simonds) Barrows. He was the husband of Martha Donahue and widower of Carol L (Kalinen) Barrows. Leo graduated from Black River High School, class of 1965, where he excelled in baseball and soccer.......Read More
Wilma Egle Smith of Brattleboro, Vermont passed away peacefully in her sleep on April 3rd, 2019 after a period of declining health. Wilma was born April 13th, 1925 to parents John and Alma Egle of Nantucket, Massachusetts. She graduated from Nantucket High School in 1943. Wilma "Billie" married the late Robert Royal Smith in 1946. She is survived by two daughters, Linda Smith Tuite and Cheryl Smith Benton, eight grandchildren, Jennifer Tuite......Read More
It is with sadness that the family of Carter Van Iderstine announces his passing on March 27, 2019, following an illness. Carter was born in Brattleboro on May 2, 1956, to Mary (Anderson) Van Iderstine and Peter Havens Van Iderstine. When Carter was seven, the family moved from Brattleboro to the former Baxter farm in Newfane. There, he and his friends and siblings spent many hours running through the fields and playing "cops and robbers" in......Read More
Shauna Jeanne Wall, 41, of Putney, Vermont passed away on Wednesday, February 27th in her home, surrounded by her children and loved ones. Shauna was born in Concord, MA on July 1, 1977, the daughter of Mary Neville-Wall and Stephen Wall. Shauna called Massachusetts her home throughout her youth, living in Salem and eventually moving to Warwick/Northfield where she was graduated from Pioneer Valley Regional High School. While there she......Read More
Robyn Lynn Dunham passed peacefully Wed February 27 2019 at home after a long illness. She is survived by Her husband of 17 years Jeremy Dunham and her 3 beautiful boys who were her entire world Connor, Dakota,and Bayley Dunham. Also survived by Her Mother Caroline Smith and Her stepfather John West of Winchester NH Her siblings Kyrie Davison, Casey Smith ,Logan West and step sister Ashley Moriaty. Her grandparents Allen and Betty Colburn of......Read More
Daniel " Dan" Varilly, 55, of Brattleboro, VT passed away at the Massachusetts General Hospital on February 17th, 2019. He was born on May 26th, 1963 in Turners Falls, MA. He was the son of James Varilly Sr and Patricia (Creek) Varilly. He was a graduate of the Greenfield High School in 1981, and in 2005 he met his soulmate Ann (Chase) Varilly who survives him. He was an avid Boston sports fan and rarely missed watching a Red Sox or a ......Read More
Joe Schlembach of Hinsdale, N.H. passed away on Tuesday, January 1st, 2019. He was born on February 23, 1946 in Brooklyn, NY to the late Joseph and Anna Mae (Zinmeister) Schlembach. Joe and his family resided in Queens, NY where he later enlisted in the United States Army on January 18th, 1966, and served 2 years leaving with an honorable discharge and the rank of SP4 in January of 1968. He was a former employee of Consolidated Edison......Read More
Age: 72 | 02-23-1946 - 01-01-2019 Location: Hinsdale, New Hampshire Services: January 8, 2019
Clara was born to Dwight A. and Ruth (Murden) Monson on May 26 1929 in New Haven Connecticut. At age 8 Clara became the adopted daughter of her beloved "Nana", Lillie Fortes. At 21, Clara dedicated her life to the Bahia faith and taught the faith till the end of her life in both words and deeds. Clara married Oscar Stone in 1959 and had two children, Stephen Stone of Connecticut and Lynna Jackson of Marlboro VT, and was Step-Mother to......Read More
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