Obituaries

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 kept their train sets chugging. And after her husband, a psychiatrist, died young in 1983, …

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. She was born on July 15, 1922 in Tunbridge, Vt., daughter of Nat and Essie …

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 1963 and the New Hampshire Technical Institute in 1965. He grew up and lived in …

Melanie U. Adams

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Wilder, Vt. — Melanie U. Adams, born Jan. 30, 1916, died peacefully at Valley Terrace in Wilder on Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014. A full obituary and plans for a memorial will appear at a later date. …

Timothy (Tim) R. Withington

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Bradford, Vt. — Timothy (Tim) R. Withington, 55, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014 after a long illness. He was born on Nov. 17, 1958, in Lebanon, N.H., the son of Merle (Sam) Withington and Eula (Withington) Bowley. He went to elementary school in Hartland and attended …

James G. Richardson

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Hartland, Vt. — James G. Richardson, 75, died peacefully at his home in Hartland on the morning of Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014. Arrangements are pending with the Cabot Funeral Home in Woodstock, Vt. …

Miriam G. Troisi

Thursday, November 13, 2014

West Lebanon, N.H. — Miriam G. Troisi, 91, of West Lebanon died on Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014, surrounded by her loving family. A full obituary will follow. Arrangements are under the direction of the Rand-Wilson Funeral Home of Hanover, NH. …

Keith Vance

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Ascutney, Vt.— Keith Vance, 69, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 9, 1014. Keith was predeceased by his parents Charles E. & Mildred B. (Stanton) Vance, and a brother Sheldon Vance. Keith served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. He is survived by his son, Mikel …

Linda M. Martin

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Derry, N.H. — Linda M. Martin, 67, of Derry passed away Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014, surrounded by her loving family at Merrimack Valley Hospice House of Haverhill, Mass., after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born Nov. 20, 1946, in Stoneham, Mass. and was a daughter of …

John E. Lynds

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Bridgewater, Vt. — John E. Lynds, age 72, died Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, at his home in Bridgewater. John was born on the family farm in Plymouth, Vt. on June 28, 1942, to Laurence and Gladys Lynds. In 1964, he married Lillian Sandra Hadley and settled in Bridgewater …

Rose Ann (Ruggieri) Kershaw

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Sunapee, N.H. — Rose Ann (Ruggieri) Kershaw, 78, of Young Hill Road, died Monday, Nov. 10, 2014. She was the beloved wife of Raymond F. Kershaw, Sr. to whom she was married 58 years. Born in Providence, R.I., the daughter of the late Charles and Grace (DiLello) Ruggieri, …

Shakir Mian Khatib

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Lebanon, N.H. — Shakir Mian Khatib, born on Oct. 14, 1967, to Mian Khatibuddin (father) and Alia Begum (mother), in Karachi, Pakistan, passed away, after a brief illness, on Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014, at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center. Shakir leaves behind his wife, of 21 years, Aimee; two daughters, …

Gladys B. White

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Grafton, N.H. — Gladys B. White, 90, died peacefully at home on Monday, Nov. 10, 2014. She was born July 23, 1924, in Limestone, Maine, the daughter of Frank and Mary Jane “Anna” (L`itleten) Bell. Gladys grew up and attended school in Limestone before her marriage to Leonard …