Obituary – Luther Frederick Hackett

Obituary – Luther Frederick Hackett

SHELBURNE – Luther Frederick Hackett, age 85 of Shelburne, Vt., and formerly of South Burlington, died of Alzheimer’s disease on Oct. 8, 2018 at the Wake Robin Continuing Care Retirement Community. A sixth-generation Vermonter, Fred spent most of his life building a business and providing assistance to ventures he felt would make a positive difference… Read More »

Sister Rhea Bean, RSM

HARTSDALE, N.Y. – Sister Rhea Bean, RSM, 79, of the Sisters of Mercy, died at Calvary Hospital, Bronx, on Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2018. Born Jan. 22, 1939 in Enosburg Falls, Vt., to the late Donald and Vivian Bean, she is survived by her four brothers: Daniel, Larry, David and Philip and their families. She joined… Read More »

Alan Bates

Alan Bates took his leave peacefully on Oct. 2, 2018 wrapped in the everlasting love of his daughters and his one and only Elizabeth. Alan is cherished by his three daughters who feel blessed to call him dad. He taught them to run, whistle, spit, do the swami dance, ski, sail, paint, state capitals, world… Read More »

Obituary – Nettie Mae Slattery

Obituary – Nettie Mae Slattery

Nettie Mae (Betty) Ellis Slattery, 90, passed away peacefully Friday, Sept. 28, 2018 at The Arbors in Shelburne, Vt., while surrounded by her loving family and friends. Nettie Mae was born Dec. 28, 1927 in Charlestown, N.H., the daughter of the late Joseph David and Ruth Lawyer Ellis. She married James F. Slattery, Jr. on… Read More »

Obituary – Cecilia (Zenaty) Vining

Obituary – Cecilia (Zenaty) Vining

Cecilia “Cece” Vining passed away peacefully Friday, Sept. 21, 2018 at The Arbors community in Shelburne, Vt., having lived a full and productive life. Born July 22, 1927 in Daytona Beach, Fla., to Keith and Marion Vining, she spent her childhood largely in the care of her paternal grandparents residing in Daytona. She often recounted… Read More »

Obituary – J. Bradley “Brad” Wainer

Obituary – J. Bradley “Brad” Wainer

HINESBURG – J. Bradley “Brad” Wainer passed away peacefully on Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018 with his family and friends by his side. He was born on Feb. 17, 1947 in Albany, N.Y. to Dr. Louis J. and Rebecca (Sixsmith) Wainer. He grew up and lived in Hinesburg, Vt. all his life. He graduated from Champlain… Read More »

Obituary – Ghita Picoff Orth

Obituary – Ghita Picoff Orth

Ghita Picoff Orth died Sept. 2, 2018 at the VNA Respite House in Colchester, surrounded by her daughter and granddaughters. Ghita was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. on Sept. 13, 1936, the daughter of David and Rose Maringer, and she grew up on Manhattan’s west side. She graduated from the Fieldston School in 1954 and magna… Read More »

Obituary – Florence Moran

Obituary – Florence Moran

CHARLOTTE – Florence Moran (Marie Lucienne Florence Laramee), our beloved mother passed away peacefully on Monday, Aug. 27, 2018, at home in her signature pink bedroom. Florence was born in Burlington on Hayward Street on November 4, 1926. Her parents, Elphege and Eugenie (Duhaime) Laramee, came from Canada to raise their big French family including… Read More »

New year, new team, new goals for Redhawks football

New year, new team, new goals for Redhawks football

By LAUREN READ After a run to the Division I semifinals two years ago, the Champlain Valley football team had high expectations last season. But the Redhawks fell short, stumbling to a 3-6 record. This year, CVU is out to prove that last year was a fluke. “They understand last year was kind of disappointing… Read More »