Obituaries

Obituaries
July 6, 2018

David Marc vanOrman, 67

David Marc vanOrman, 67, of Pekin, IL., passed away at 11:45 a.m. Sunday, June 24, 2018, at his home. He was formerly of Green Valley, IL, where he was a farmer of 46 years.

Born Oct. 27, 1950, in Peoria to Forrest and Alverne (Craig)…

Obituaries
June 13, 2018

Celebration of life planned for Diane Rosenblum

Diane S. Rosenblum, 71, died June 9, 2018, at her home as a result of cardiac amyloidosis associated with multiple myeloma.

She was the wife of David A. Rosenblum of Killington. Also surviving are a sister, Karen Scappaticci, and her husband Howard Steinberg of Wilton,…

Longtime Ludlow Select Board chair dies
Local News
June 13, 2018

Longtime Ludlow Select Board chair dies

By Katy Savage

LUDLOW— Howard Barton Jr., an active community member who always put his family first, died June 2. He was 55.

Barton was chair of the Ludlow Select Board, a position he held for 15 years. He previously served as captain on the…

Obituaries
June 5, 2018

Walker Grant, 80, was a Killington ‘institution’

Walker Grant (Preston Walker Grant, Jr.), a resident of Killington for nearly 40 years, died March 19, 2018, in Port Charlotte, Fla., where his winter home was.

At his request, no service was held. He donated his body for medical research.

Mr….

Remembering Robert J. Duch
Obituaries
May 16, 2018

Remembering Robert J. Duch

Robert J. Duch, 93, of Rutland died May 11 at Rutland Regional Medical Center. He was born March 17, 1925, in Newark, N.J. and graduated from Danbury High School in 1942.

Bob joined the war effort in 1943 and received training as a navigator in…

Obituary: Charles Zankowski, 68
Local News
July 26, 2017

Obituary: Charles Zankowski, 68

Christopher (Bunky) Charles Zankowski, 68, of Chittenden Vermont passed away in his home on Saturday July 8 2017 “after many years of fighting the Good Life.” He was born in Uxbridge of Middlesex County, England the son to Casimir and Casimira (Kowalewska) Zankowski.

Christopher leaves…

George Vincent Lyons, age 92
Local News
May 31, 2017

George Vincent Lyons, age 92

George Vincent Lyons, 92, died Wednesday, May 24, 2017, at Rutland Regional Medical Center.

George Lyons was born in Troy, N.Y., May 25, 1924, son of Emma C. Ahearn and William J. Lyons. He was a 1941 graduate of St. Joseph’s High School, Troy, N.Y.,…

Harriet Bellerjeau, age 76
Local News
May 18, 2017

Harriet Bellerjeau, age 76

Harriet Layton Bellerjeau, age 76, passed away peacefully in her home on the morning of May 1. She was surrounded by family, birdsong, and sunshine in her glorious garden.

Born to William Young Bellerjeau and Ysabel Welanetz Bellerjeau in Plainfield, N.J., on Aug. 24, 1940,…

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April 5, 2017

Craig Phillips, age 62

Craig Douglas Phillips “Fluffy”, 62, died Wednesday evening, March 29, 2017, at the Rutland Regional Hospital following a six year battle with cancer. He was surrounded by family at the time of his passing. Craig was born on Oct. 19, 1954, in Rutland, Vt., the…

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March 22, 2017

Jeffrey M. Rousseau, 51

Jeffrey M. Rousseau, 51, of Stockbridge peacefully left his wife, family and friends on March 15, 2017. Originally from Mason, N.H., Jeff moved to Vermont after his service in the U.S. Air Force. His love for the outdoors and rural countryside led him to the…