Letter: Grateful for Timely Tributes

To the Editor:

Thank you for the delightful article about the retirement party and career of Carol Withington (“Generations of Love,” May 20). I’ve long been a proponent of recognizing people while they’re with us. As much as I enjoy learning about the people featured in “A Life,” it’s preferable to read about the achievements and accolades of someone I might still have an opportunity to meet!

Lynn Sudlow

West Lebanon


Generations of Love: Hartland Honors Retiring Preschool Teacher 

Sunday, May 19, 2013

Hartland — More than a dozen class photos tacked to a farewell poster yesterday showcased the smiles of two generations-worth of Hartland-area preschoolers. Behind the rows of young learners, there was an enduring constant — the equally enthusiastic smile of Carol Withington, a teacher at Hartland Cooperative Nursery School who celebrated her pending retirement yesterday after 31 years at the …