Obituaries

A Life: ‘She Was an Institution’. Bernice “Bernie” May Johnson, 1920 — 2015

Monday, May 4, 2015

Cornish — If it happened in Cornish, chances are Bernice “Bernie” Johnson played a part. “She kind of did things when she was needed,” her son Ron Johnson said. That applied to everything from the historical society to the library to the garden club to municipal matters. And in most cases, her dedication …

Vincent H. Dow

Monday, May 4, 2015

Hartland, Vt. — Graveside committal services for Vincent H. Dow, 76, who died April 14, 2015, will be held Saturday, May 9, at 3 p.m. in the Hartland Village Cemetery in Hartland. The Knight Funeral Home in Windsor, Vt. is in charge of arrangements. …

Vincent H. Dow

Monday, May 4, 2015

Hartland, Vt. — The committal service for Vincent H. Dow, 76, a longtime resident of Hartland who passed away Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at the Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center in Windsor will be held, Saturday May 9 at 3 p.m. in the Hartland Village Cemetery. The Rev. Paul Sawyer, Pastor of the Unitarian Universalist Church in Hartland Four Corners will officiate. …

Dorothy A. Williams

Monday, May 4, 2015

Hartford, Vt. — Dorothy A. Williams, 74, died Sunday, May 03, 2015 at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, N.H. Arrangements are pending with the Knight Funeral Home in White River Junction, Vt. …

Phyllis Carpinteri Molesworth

Sunday, May 3, 2015

Winchester, Mass. — Phyllis Carpinteri Molesworth of Winchester, Formerly of Boston, passed away on Thursday, April 30, 2015. Devoted wife of the late Jack E. Molesworth. Loving mother of Vanessa of N.H., Linda of Maryland and Jon and his wife Sarah of Vt. Loving and devoted grandmother of …

Roxanne Benson

Sunday, May 3, 2015

Chelsea, Vt.— Roxanne Benson, 43 died Friday, May 1, 2015 at her home in Chelsea with her family after a 6 year battle with a rare cancer. Arrangements are pending at the Boardway & Cilley Funneral Home, Chelsea, VT. …

Velma Hines

Sunday, May 3, 2015

Lebanon, N.H.— Velma Hines, age 84, passed away at Alice Peck Day Hospital on April 30, 2015. Velma known to many of her friends as “Tillie” was born in Grafton, N.H. on Jan. 3, 1931. She was the daughter of the late Sadie and Archie Seamans. She is …

Marjorie Brown Greenan

Sunday, May 3, 2015

Lebanon, N.H.— Marjorie Brown Greenan, 86, died Thursday April, 30, 2015 at Outreach House in Hanover N.H. She was born in Concord, N.H. on Sept. 27, 1928 to the late Arthur W. & Edith (Curtis) Brown. Marjorie grew up in Concord and graduated from Concord High School, Class …

Donald Dudley Carleton

Sunday, May 3, 2015

West Newbury, Vt.— Graveside funeral services for Donald Dudley Carleton, 79, of West Newbury who died Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at his home will be held on Friday, May 8, 2015 at 11 a.m. in the family lot in the West Newbury Cemetery. The Hale Funeral Homes and …

Martin V. Liegel Jr.

Sunday, May 3, 2015

Topsham, Vt.— Committal services for Martin V. Liegel Jr. of Topsham who passed away in his home on January 12, 2015 will be held on May 9, 2015 at 11a.m. in the family lot in the East Corinth New Cemetery in East Corinth, Vt . The Hale Funeral …

Amalia Barrett

Sunday, May 3, 2015

New London, N.H. — Amalia Barrett, a former resident of Hilltop, New London, from 1994 until 2003, died on April 20, 2015 in Worcester, Mass. Amalia was born in Palmer, Mass., on Dec. 14, 1914, to Molly and Otto Raspe. She recently celebrated her 100th Birthday with over …

Helain I. Robinson

Sunday, May 3, 2015

Groton, Conn.— Helain I. Robinson, 53 of Groton, Conn. passed away on Wednesday April 29, 2015 at her residence. She was born on Nov. 3, 1961 in Randolph, Vt., the daughter of Donald and Marion Hickey Lawrence. For …

Donald “Don” Burt Batchelder

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Brattleboro, Vt. — Donald “Don” B. Batchelder, 85, of 46 Tyler Street, died Monday morning at Brattleboro Memorial Hospital. He was born in Barre, Vt. on May 1, 1929, the son of Harold and Audrey Batchelder. He attended schools there and was an outstanding athlete at Spaulding Academy. …