Obituaries

Molly J. Spencer

Thursday, August 27, 2015

West Windsor, Vt. — Molly J. Spencer, 92, passed away Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015, at her home in West Windsor surrounded by her family. Molly was born Aug. 14, 1923, in Watertown, N.Y. a daughter of John and Ruth (Remmington) Humbert. During World War II she served on active duty in the United States Navy as a radioman third class stationed at the …

Perry Lee Wheaton

Thursday, August 27, 2015

New London, N.H. — Perry Lee Wheaton passed peaceably at his home in New London with his wife by his side on Friday, Aug. 21, 2015. He has spent the last three years suffering from idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. He was born on Jan. 31, 1942, in Corning, N.Y., the son of Raymond Elmer and Beatrice Rose Wheaton. He grew up in Corning where …

Doreen A. Clancy

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Bradford, Vt. — Doreen A. Clancy, 88, died at home on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015, surrounded by her loving family. She was born Jan. 23, 1927, in Boston, Mass., the daughter of Frederick and Leila (Powers) Waters. She attended elementary schools in Melrose, Mass. and was a 1945 graduate of Melrose High School. Doreen attended Perry Normal School before receiving her Bachelor of …

Edna “Peggy” Downing Rice

Friday, August 21, 2015

Hartland, Vt. — Edna “Peggy” Downing Rice, 90, a lifetime resident of Hartland, passed away suddenly from heart complications Monday, Aug. 17, 2015, at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon. Peggy was born December 20, 1924, in Hartland the daughter of Walter and Nellie (Fish) Lawton. She received her …

Brian F. Wood

Friday, August 21, 2015

Buffalo, N.Y. — A man of letters and teacher extraordinaire, Brian F. Wood passed away on Monday, Aug. 17, 2015, at his home in Buffalo, after a valiant struggle with prostate and bone cancer. Brian graduated from Lebanon High School in Lebanon, N.H. in 1962. He attended Dartmouth …

Richard H. Goodman

Friday, August 21, 2015

Hampton, N.H. — Richard Hyman “Dick” Goodman, 84, of Hampton and Rangeley, Maine passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015, following a lengthy illness. Dick Goodman was a national leader in public education. In 1976, Dick and his family moved from Wayland, Mass. to Hampton, N.H. and he …

Nicole S. Cormen

Friday, August 21, 2015

Lebanon, N.H. — Nicole S. Cormen of Lebanon passed away on the morning of Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015, after a 17-month-long battle with an aggressive endometrial cancer. Nicole was born on Dec. 2, 1956, in Glen Cove, N.Y. to Paul and Colette Sage, who currently reside in West …

Trevor Oakley Moore

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Coconut Grove, Fla. — Trevor Moore was born on Aug. 13, 1984, in Quincy, Mass., the son of John S. and Wendy (Waterman) Moore. Trevor was lost at sea on Thursday, June 25, 2015. Trevor spent his early years in Scituate, Mass., when at the age of seven, …

Kenneth G. “Smitty” Smith

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Windsor, Vt. — Kenneth G. “Smitty” Smith, 82, a longtime resident of Windsor, passed away Tuesday afternoon, Aug. 18, 2015, at the Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center in Windsor. He was born April 17, 1933 in Thetford, Vt. the son of Daniel and Sylvia (Waterman) Smith. He …

Edna “Peggy” Downing Rice

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Hartland, Vt. — Edna “Peggy” Downing Rice, 90, a longtime resident of Hartland, passed away Monday afternoon, Aug. 17, 2015, at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon. Arrangements are pending with the Knight Funeral Home in Windsor. The complete obituary will be published when arrangements are final. …

Burt A. Rosenzweig

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Quechee, Vt. — Burt A. Rosenzweig, 56, a resident of Quechee, passed away unexpectedly Sunday evening, Aug. 16, 2015, at his home in Quechee. He was born April 22, 1959 in Hartford, Conn. the son of Jules and Renee (Hyman) Rosenzweig. He received his schooling in West Hartford, …

Clarice Virginia Gadwah

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Higganum, Conn. — Clarice Virginia Gadwah, 91, of Higganum and a former long time resident of West Topsham, Vt. left us on Sunday, Aug. 16, 2015. She was born on March 4, 1924, in Marlboro, N.H. the daughter of Leo Germain and Amelia (Rivers) Germain. She attended schools …

James Louis Hanlon

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Canaan, N.H. — James Louis Hanlon (Jim) passed away Monday, July 20, 2015. In honoring Jim’s request there will be a celebration of life held on Saturday, Aug. 22 for family and friends. For those hikers/climbers in the group, we will leave the parking lot of Cardigan Mountain …