Obituaries

Tracy Douglas Findley

Thursday, December 18, 2014

Lebanon, N.H. — Tracy Douglas Findley, 42, passed away suddenly Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014. He was born on May 21, 1972, to Austin Findley and Judith Hazen. Tracy grew up in Lebanon and graduated from Lebanon High School, class of 1991. He then earned his associates degree from New Hampshire Technical College. He worked for Verham News and then began his career at …

Pamela Jean Gile

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Lyme Center, N.H. — Pamela Jean Gile, avid gardener, runner, cross country skier, New England Patriots fan; and beloved wife, mother, grandmother and friend, died in her Lyme Center home on Monday, Dec. 15, 2014. Pam was born in Capetown, South Africa on Dec. 1, 1954, daughter of the late Amos and Lorna Gile of Lyme, N.H. She graduated high school in Cohasset, …

Melvin Curtiss Benzie, Sr.

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Bradford, Vt. — Melvin Curtiss Benzie, Sr., 84, a longtime Bradford resident, died on Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, at the Brookside Nursing Home, White River Junction, Vt. Melvin was born in Calais, Vt., on July 16, 1930, to James J. and Helen M. (Peck) Benzie. Following graduation from high school, he joined the U.S. Navy. After discharge from the service, Melvin worked at …

Stephen Andrew “Andy” Loomis

Thursday, December 11, 2014

West Lebanon, N.H. — Stephen Andrew Loomis, 72, passed away on Monday, Dec. 8, 2014, at Massachusetts General Hospital following a period of declining health. Andy was born Aug. 25, 1942, in Delaware County, Pa. He graduated from Lansdowne-Aldan High school in Lansdowne, Pa. and Dartmouth College, Class …

Gwendolyn H. Moore

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Norwich, Vt. — Gwendolyn H. Moore, 80, died Wednesday, morning, Dec. 10, 2014, at Lebanon Center Genesis, Lebanon, N.H. She was born Dec. 20, 1933, in Marblehead, Mass., the daughter of Herbert and Marion (Laravee) Dennis. She attended school in Beverly, Mass., and moved to Norwich at the …

Arthur L. Garrow

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Hanover, N.H. — Arthur L. Garrow, 83, passed away at the Veterans Administration Medical Center in White River Junction, Vt., on Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014. Family and friends are invited to the First Baptist Church of Lebanon on Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, for a memorial calling hour from …

Henry J. Smith

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Boston, Mass. — Henry J. Smith, 91, died Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, at Massachusetts General Hospital. He was born Aug. 31, 1923, in New York City and was raised in Elizabeth, N.J., the son of nurse Mary McCue Smith and accountant Henry Joseph Smith, Sr.; and the older …

Kathy A. Tortolano (Prior)

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Key West, Fla. — “A limb has fallen from the family tree” Kathy A. Tortolano, formerly of Stockbridge, Vt., 58, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014, at Mount Sinai Medical Center in Miami Beach, Fla. after a brief illness. The daughter of Arnold Kenneth Prior and the …

Arthur Sayre McLellan, M.D.

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Hanover, N.H. — Arthur Sayre McLellan, M.D., of New Hampshire, passed away from an extended illness on Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014, at the age of 88. Dr. McLellan, lived most of his life in N.J. and graduated from …

Ed Connor

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Woodstock, Vt. — Ed Connor passed away Sunday evening Dec. 7, 2014, while walking his beloved dog Sasha. Born and raised in Brooklyn, N.Y. he attended area schools and graduated Trinity HS in 1957. He enlisted in the United States Air Force in 1960 and specialized as Air …

Lucile Elizabeth (Kimball) Lamport

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Waltham, Mass. — Lucile Elizabeth (Kimball) Lamport of Waltham passed away Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014, one month after her 91st birthday. She was born at home in Grafton, N.H. in 1923, the 4th child and only daughter of Archie and Ada (Tinkham) Kimball. She attended the local one …

Richard M. Miller

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Hanover, N.H. — Richard M. Miller, passed away at the age of 89, peacefully, at his home in Hanover on Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014. He was the son of Robert Miller and Bessie Dine Miller of Boston and New York. He is survived by his loving wife of …

Craig Jamison Morse

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Millville, Mass. — Craig Jamison Morse, 53, of Millville, formerly of Medway, died suddenly Friday, Dec. 5, 2014, at Tobey Hospital in Wareham, Mass. Born in Hanover, N.H., the son of Robert Morse of Lebanon, N.H., and the late Judith (Jamison) Morse, Mr. Morse had lived most of …