Bradford

Barbara Ellen (Lange) Smith

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Fairlee, Vt. — Barbara Ellen (Lange) Smith, 82, died Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014, at Blue Spruce Home for the Elderly in Bradford, Vt. She was born in Pike, N.H., in her grandparents’ home on Feb. 14, 1932, the daughter of William and Rowena (Hartley) Lange. She received her schooling in Fairlee, and graduated from Bradford Academy in Bradford, in 1950. She attended Becker Junior College in Worchester, Mass., receiving her degree as a Medical Secretary in 1952. She worked as a Medical Secretary at the Elliot Hospital in Keene, N.H., from 1952 to 1955, and then transferred to the Keene Clinic, where she was employed from 1955 until 1963 at which time she returned to …

Timothy (Tim) R. Withington

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Bradford, Vt. — Timothy (Tim) R. Withington, 55, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014 after a long illness. He was born on Nov. 17, 1958, in Lebanon, N.H., the son of Merle (Sam) Withington and Eula (Withington) Bowley. He went to elementary school in Hartland and attended Hartford High School. For many years he worked on a carnival, a job he loved. …

Bradford, Vt., Names Its First Rec Director

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Numerous organizations in Bradford, Vt., have expressed a desire to implement more programs related to nature and the outdoors. The town may have found the right person to work in those activities. Bonna Wieler recently became the town’s first recreation director, a position supported by popular vote at Town Meeting last March. Wieler, …

Mary Ann Barton Fair

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Las Vegas, Nev. — Mary Ann Barton Fair passed away on Nov. 10, 2014, at the Caring Hearts Care Home in Las Vegas where she has been for the past year. She was born Sept. 16, 1934 in Hanover, N.H. the daughter of Charles and Ruth Rogers Barton. …

Frances Putnam Hyde

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Bradford, Vt. — Frances Putnam Hyde of Bradford, died Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014, at Cottage Hospital in Woodsville, N.H. following a short illness. She was born Sept. 9, 1924, at home on the family farm in Bethel, Vt., the daughter of Frank and Jessie Archibald Putnam. Fran was …

Local Roundup: Dartmouth’s Williams an Ivy Honoree Again

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Hanover — This is starting to get repetitious … in a good way. Thanks to a record-setting afternoon in terms of total yards accumulated, Dartmouth College junior quarterback Dalyn Williams was chosen as co-winner of the Ivy League’s …

Frances P. Hyde

Friday, November 7, 2014

Bradford, Vt. — Frances P. Hyde, 90, of Bradford died Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014, at Cottage Hospital in Woodsville, N.H. A Celebration of her life will be held on Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014, at 1 p.m. in the Bradford United Church of Christ. There are no calling hours. …

Timothy Withington

Friday, November 7, 2014

Bradford, Vt. — Timothy Withington, 55, of Bradford died Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014, at his home after a long illness. A complete obituray with service details will be published at a later date. The Hale Funeral Home and Cremation Care of Bradford is in charge of arrangements. …

Justin Alan Klarich

Thursday, November 6, 2014

Bradford, Vt. — Justin Alan Klarich died peacefully on Monday, Nov. 3, 2014, after a long battle with cancer, he was 41. Justin grew up in Vershire, Vt. and was a resident of Bradford. Justin was beloved son of Mark Klarich and the late Ochazania Klarich. Surviving him …

MacDonald Leading Frenier for Senate

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Randolph — Incumbent Sen. Mark MacDonald, D-Williamstown, appears to have retained his Orange Senate district seat against a feisty challenge posed by Republican Bob Frenier, of Chelsea. With nine of 11 districts reporting, MacDonald, 71, a former teacher, led with 55.7 percent of the vote. He won Thetford …

Justin A. Klarich

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Bradford, Vt. — Justin A. Klarich, 41, of South Pleasant Street, Bradford, died Monday, Nov. 3, 2014, at Cottage Hospital in Woodsville, N.H. A complete obituary with service details will appear at a later date. Arrangements are by Hale Funeral Homes and Cremation Care of Bradford & Thetford, …

Natalie Ottobelle Wright Metcalf Allen

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

West Topsham, Vt. — A life filled with love for her family and extended family ended Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, when Natalie passed away at the Berlin Health and Rehab Center in Barre, Vt. with her husband, Chester Allen, at her side as he has been for the …

Sharon, Oxbow Runners Shine at Vt. Championships

Sunday, October 26, 2014

Thetford — Even before setting foot on the soccer pitch Saturday, the Sharon Academy’s Chris Gish was a winner. While the dual-sport junior’s soccer teammates were preparing to host Whictomb in a Vermont Division IV quarterfinal Saturday afternoon, …