Obituaries

Stewart P. Washburn

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Portland, Maine — Stewart P. Washburn, 85, of Portland, Maine, formerly of South Dartmouth and Worcester, Mass., died Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, after a brief illness. He was born in Claremont, N.H., April 6, 1929, son of the late Walter H. and Josephine E. (Dana) Washburn, and grew up in Windsor, Vt. He graduated in 1947 from Windsor High School, in 1951 from …

Kelsie Lorraine Gleason

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

West Lebanon, N.H. — Kelsie Lorraine Gleason, age 24, a resident of West Lebanon, formerly of Naperville, Ill, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014. She was born May 21, 1990 in Hinsdale, Ill. Beloved daughter of Robert W. “Bob” and Mary Kay (nee Jordan) Gleason of Naperville, loving twin sister of Courtney H. Gleason of Sycamore, Ill., adored fiancé of Nathan …

Roger A. Bunten

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Charlotte, Vt. — Roger A. Bunten, 67, of Charlotte (formerly of Orford, N.H.) passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014. A complete obituary will be published at a later date. …

Carolyn Kupferberg Sapir

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Hanover, N.H. — Carolyn Kupferberg Sapir, of Hanover, formerly of Riverdale, N.Y., died on Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, surrounded by her family, from pancreatic cancer. She is survived by Louis Sapir, her beloved husband of 64 years, and two cherished daughters, Margaret Sapir of Wilton, Conn. and Joan …

Andrew Gillette Warner

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Grantham, N.H. — Andrew Gillette Warner died at home, Sunday afternoon, Nov. 23, 2014. Andy was born in Rochester, N.Y. on June 11, 1943, second son of Karl and Jane (Moore) Warner. He attended Colgate University, earning a BA in sociology, with a thesis documenting the racial unrest …

Melanie Updegraff Adams

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Wilder, Vt. — Melanie Updegraff Adams died on Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014, at Valley Terrace in Wilder. She was born in Miraj, India, on Jan. 30, 1916, of missionary parents. Like other children of American missionaries, she was sent away to boarding school at the age of eight, …

Dana O. Goodnow

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Tunbridge, Vt. — Dana O. Goodnow, 80, died at his home on Monday, Nov. 24, 2014. Arrangements are pending at the Boardway & Cilley Funeral Home in Chelsea, Vt. …

Neil Wigglesworth

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Bethel, Vt. — Neil Wigglesworth, 57, of Bethel died Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014, at his home surrounded by his loving family after a long and courageous battle with Leukemia. He was born on March 14, 1957, in Accrington, England; the son of Brian and Rita Wigglesworth. He spent …

Charles R. Tibbs

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Lebanon, N.H. — Charles R. Tibbs of Lebanon died on Friday, Nov. 14, 2014, at age 69. A full obituary to follow …

A Life: Mimi MacNamee ‘Thought That Her Purpose in Life Was to Help Others’

Monday, November 24, 2014

Lebanon — Mary “Mimi” MacNamee liked to fix things. She could take apart your toaster and put it back together. She could re-wire your VCR, or your whole house, for that matter. When her children were young, she …

Beth Rogers Sanborn

Monday, November 24, 2014

Springfield, Vt. — Beth Rogers Sanborn, 92 of Springfield and Wildwood, Fla. passed away on Friday, Nov. 21, 2014 at the home of her daughter in Weathersfield, Vt. Beth was fortunate to have remained active in Florida- walking, swimming and playing Bingo, until succumbing to a brief illness. …

Dennis “Denny” Dupuis

Sunday, November 23, 2014

Keystone Heights, Fla. — Dennis “Denny” Arthur Dupuis, 69, of Keystone Heights, Florida, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014, after a brief illness. Denny was born August 6, 1945 in Tyler, Texas to Arthur Henry Dupuis and Frances Katherine Piecuch. He graduated from Lebanon High School in …

Clara Marion Wright

Saturday, November 22, 2014

Braintree, Vt. — Clara Marion Wright, 86, died Friday, Nov. 21, 2014, at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, N.H. A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 28 at Our Lady of the Angels Catholic Church, Randolph, with Rev. John Milanese officiating. Private burial will …