Archive - Obituary
October 21st, 2012
May 25, 1926-October 18, 2012
Vivian E. Whipple, 86, long-time resident of Newport Center, joined the love of her life for eternity when she passed away peacefully surrounded by her family at North Country Hospital in Newport on October 18, 2012. She was born on May 25, 1926, in Westfield, the daughter of Ralph Willis and Elsie Besaw.
Briggs–– Yvonne Marion passed away at her home on Monday, October 15, 2012 with her loving family around her. There will be no visiting hours. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 10 a.m. at the Ready Funeral & Cremation Service South Chapel, 261 Shelburne Rd., Burlington. Interment will follow in Resurrection Park Cemetery. To send online condolences, please visit www.readyfuneral.com. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Vermont Cares, 187 St. Paul St., Burlington, VT 05401.
William (Bill) Sackett passed away suddenly of natural causes on Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at his home in Ottawa, Ontario (Canada).Â
Originally from Island Pond, Vermont, Bill attended Lyndon State College before heading to Panama for military service in 1968. He graduated from Castleton State in the early 70â€™s and continued his life in Canada as a successful journalist and senior editor for the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation and then ran his own successful business as a media consultant in Ottawa, Canada.Â