Obituaries

Obituaries
September 13, 2018

Obituary – Janis Albrecht

GAYSVILLE— Janis Albrecht, 60, a long time resident of Gaysville, passed away peacefully May 10th 2018. She was born December 22, 1957, raised in Fairfield CT and graduated from Andrew Warde High School in 1975. Janis moved to Vermont shortly thereafter. A Nationally Registered EMT…

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September 12, 2018

Obituary – Eugene Oler

On Aug. 21, 2018, Eugene Oler (a.k.a. Olow), former resident of Pinnacle Condominiums, 201 Old Mill Road, Killington, passed away at the Vermont Veterans’ Home, 325 North St., Bennington.

Born on Feb. 11, 1927 in New Haven, Connecticut, he was employed by McKesson…

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September 5, 2018

Farm & Wilderness founder’s son dies at 83

Robert Howard Webb of Lincoln, Massachusetts, and Brooklyn, New York, died Aug. 23 of Lewy body dementia and Parkinson’s Disease.

Webb was born Oct. 17, 1934, to Kenneth and Susan Webb, founders of the Farm and Wilderness Camps in Plymouth, Vermont. He spent his childhood…

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August 22, 2018

Obituary: M.B. Neisner, Jr.

Melvin Bauer Neisner, Jr. (MB) came into the world on June 7, 1956 and left it on Aug. 12, 2018 surrounded by his family. His mother, Ellen Garson Neisner, and late father, Melvin B. Neisner, raised him in Rochester, New York where he became an…

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August 15, 2018

Obituary: Carol Ehmann, 66

Carol D. Ehmann, 66, passed on Aug. 1 in her home in Chittenden. She was born on Dec. 26 in Flushing, New York, to Henry and Marion Kranichfeld. As part of an active outdoor ski family, Carol spent many of her high school summers building…

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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)…

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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…

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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…