Obituaries

Mieko Tahara Griffin

Friday, July 3, 2015

Hanover, N.H. — Mieko Tahara Griffin, of Hanover, died peacefully at Wheelock Terrace on Monday, June 29, 2015. She was 85. Mieko was born in 1930 to Akio and Nobuko Tahara and spent her childhood in Niimi, Japan, with her seven sisters and brothers. She lost her mother at the age of 6, and as a young girl, lost a brother in the …

Kenneth R. Maxfield

Friday, July 3, 2015

Hartland, Vt. — Kenneth R. Maxfield, 74, died Saturday, June 27, 2015, at his home in Hartland. Ken was born Feb. 2, 1941, in Post Mills, Vt. the son of Andrew and Ella (Bowker) Maxfield. He grew up in Post Mills and graduated from the Thetford Academy. He served for a time in the Army and upon his discharge he returned to the …

William C. Bacon

Friday, July 3, 2015

Windsor, Vt. — William C. Bacon, 83, a longtime resident of Windsor, passed away Tuesday evening, June 30, 2015, at his home in Windsor surrounded by family. He was born April 1, 1932, in North Randolph, Vt. the son of Arthur J. and Bessie (LaPorte) Bacon. He received his schooling in Randolph and Windsor, and attended Windsor High School. He was a veteran …

Daniel W. “Dan” Mullen

Friday, June 26, 2015

Tunbridge, Vt. — Daniel W. “Dan” Mullen, 60 died unexpectedly on Tuesday, June 23, 2015, at his home in Tunbridge. He was born June 12, 1955, in Chelsea, Vt., the son of Jeremiah and Olive E. (Danforth) Mullen. He attended school in Tunbridge and later Chelsea where he …

Jamie T. Barton

Friday, June 26, 2015

Croydon, N.H. — Jamie T. Barton, 42, of Brighton Lane, died Monday, June 22, 2015, at his home suddenly. He was born in New London, N.H. on Sept. 3, 1972. He graduated from Lebanon High School in 1990. Jamie was a machinist working at several different firms including …

Elaine L. (Cantlin) Norris

Friday, June 26, 2015

Lebanon, N.H. — Elaine L. (Cantlin) Norris, 61, passed away Tuesday, June 23, 2015, at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center. Arrangements are pending with the Ricker Funeral Homes & Crematory of Lebanon & Enfield. A complete obituary will be published in a later edition of the Valley News. …

Evelyn Brown Fay

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Sunapee, N.H. — Evelyn Brown Fay, 85, of Georges Mills died peacefully on Tuesday, June 23, 2015, with family at her side. She was the daughter of James and Eva Brown of North Adams, and spent her early years in western Massachusetts. She married Colin M. Fay in …

Allyne “Pij” (Cohen) Kadish

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Waterbury, Conn. — Allyne “Pij” (Cohen) Kadish, widow of Milton Kadish, passed away peacefully Wednesday morning, June 24, 2015, at The Village at East Farms. She was 89 years old. Allyne was born in Waterbury on March 17, 1926, daughter of the late Edward and Edna (Braverman) Cohen. …

Rev. Norman R. Runnion

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Brookfield, Vt. — The Rev. Norman R. Runnion, 85, of Brookfield, died Friday night, June 19, 2015, at Gifford Medical Center in Randolph. Calling hours are from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, June 28 at the Day Funeral Home in Randolph. Memorial Services will be held at …

Ruby Louise Clark

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

White River Junction, Vt. — Ruby Louise Clark, 93, died Sunday, June 21, 2015, at Brookside Nursing Home in Wilder, after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease. Visiting hours will be held Tuesday, July 7 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Knight Funeral Home in White …

James E. Snelling

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Royalton, Vt. — James E. Snelling, 72, died on Monday, June 22, 2015, at his home in Royalton, surrounded by his loving family. He was born just over the mountain, at Grammy Jones’s homestead on Happy Hollow, on Aug. 6, 1942. He was the son of Kenneth Snelling …

Rodney W. Chandler

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Sunapee, N.H. — Rodney W. Chandler, 77, a lifelong resident of Sunapee, died on Monday, June 22, 2015 at Catholic Medical Center in Manchester. He was born on Dec. 23, 1937, in Newport, N.H. to Lyle Wilson and Doris Mae (Louiselle) Chandler. Mr. Chandler went through the Sunapee …

Henry Glen Marsh

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Lyme, N.H. — Henry Glen Marsh, 75, of Lyme, passed away on Saturday, June 20, 2015, at his home. He was born May 28, 1940, in Orford, N.H. son of Glen Marsh and Verna (Hibbard) Marsh. He is survived by his wife, Wanita (Balch) Marsh; daughter, Deborah Hadlock …