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Obituaries

Milford Potwin

Sunday, February 1, 2015

Lebanon, N.H. — Milford Potwin, 92, passed away Saturday Jan. 31, 2015. Arrangements are pending with the Ricker Funeral Home & Crematory of Lebanon. An obituary will be published in a later edition of the Valley News. …

Peter Hotaling

Sunday, February 1, 2015

Enfield, N.H. — Peter F. Hotaling, 66, of Enfield, N.H. died peacefully at home on Jan. 30 surrounded by family. A full obituary will follow at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of the Rand-Wilson Funeral Home of Hanover, NH. …

Bernice West Atwood

Sunday, February 1, 2015

Woodstock, Vt., — Bernice West Atwood, 87, a long-time resident of Woodstock, died Jan. 30, 2015 at Mount Ascutney Hospital in Windsor, Vt. She passed peacefully with family by her side after an illness of lung cancer. Arrangements are pending with the Cabot Funeral Home in Woodstock, Vermont. …

Jacqueline P. English

Monday, January 26, 2015

Wilder, Vt. — Jacqueline P. English, 89, died on Friday, Jan. 23, 2015, at Valley Terrace in Wilder. Jackie, daughter of James and Emma (Mayhew) Petersen, was born in Salisbury, Vermont on Halloween in 1925. She graduated from Middlebury High School in 1942. Free spirited even in her …

Jeffrey T. Adams

Monday, January 26, 2015

Hartford, Vt. — Jeffrey T. Adams, 59, died Thursday afternoon, Jan. 22, 2015. Funeral arrangements are pending at the Knight Funeral Home in White River Jct., Vt. …

Edward F. Patriquin

Monday, January 26, 2015

Wilder, Vt. — Edward F. Patriquin, 52, died Wednesday afternoon, Jan. 21, 2015, at his home in Wilder after a long battle with cancer. He was born June 11, 1962, in Waltham, Mass. the son of Warren Patriquin and Louise Foster. He grew up in Hartland and graduated …

A Life: Dick Sheldon, 1932-2014; ‘We All Fell for Him Instantly’

Monday, January 26, 2015

Hanover — When a student fell ill during a study-abroad trip to St. Petersburg, Russia — then Leningrad, U.S.S.R. — Dick Sheldon, then a Dartmouth College professor of Russian, brought her a bowl of chicken soup. The simplicity …

John R Weiss

Monday, January 26, 2015

Pottsville, Pa. — John R Weiss, 60, Pottsville died Monday at Schuylkill Medical Center – South Jackson, Pottsville. Born in Pottsville, May 9, 1954, he was the son of the late Robert Weiss and Mildred (Saylor) Salle, Pottsville. John was a graduate of Nativity B.V.M. High School, Pottsville …

Wilma Eva Beck

Monday, January 26, 2015

Enfield, N.H. — Wilma Eva Beck, 86, of Enfield, formerly of Newport, Vt., passed away peacefully on Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015 in Lebanon, N.H. She was born on Aug. 30, 1928 in Newport to Gerald and Anna (Sarno ) Sargent. On Sept. 20, 1946 she married Frederick J. …

Virginia L. O’Keefe

Monday, January 26, 2015

Lebanon, N.H. — Virginia L. O’Keefe, 90, a resident of West Lebanon, passed away Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015 at the Hackensack University Medical Center in Hackensack, N.J. Arrangements are pending with the Knight Funeral Home in White River Junction, Vt. …

Russell Herbert Magoon

Monday, January 26, 2015

Claremont, N.H. — Russell Herbert Magoon, 69, of Leet Drive in Claremont died on Friday, Jan. 23, 2015 at his home. He was born in Lebanon on Aug. 18, 1945 the son of Chester and Ruby (Flanders) Magoon. Russell was the owner and operator of his own trucking …

Linda Bell Tassinari

Monday, January 26, 2015

Hartford, Vt. — Linda Bell Tassinari, 73, passed away Saturday Jan. 24 at the Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, N.H., after a bout with cancer. She was born Nov. 1, 1941 in Brattleboro, Vt., a daughter of Dwight and Amy Elizabeth (Wright) Bell. In 1959 she graduated …

Bertha “Betty” L. Stacy

Sunday, January 25, 2015

Concord, N.H. — Bertha “Betty” L. Stacy, 92, of Concord, N.H., passed away, after many fond farewells by her family, on Tuesday Jan. 20 at Hospice House in Concord. She was born on Nov. 30, 1922, in Newport, N.H., the daughter of William and Grace (Taylor) Hill. A …