Ethel Olive Basford

Basford–– Ethel Olive, 97, of Orleans, VT, passed away August 9, 2011 in Glover. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, August 13, 2011 at the Curtis-Britch-Converse-Rushford Funeral Home, 4670 Darling Hill Road, Newport, with President Barclay Tucker presiding. Friends may call at the funeral home on Saturday, August 13, 2011 from noon until the hour of the funeral. Interment will follow in Westlook Cemetery in Glover. Friends are invited to a luncheon at 11 a.m. on Saturday, August 13, 2011 at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Darling Hill Road, Newport. Should friends desire, contributions in her memory may be made to the Oncology Department, North Country Hospital, 189 Prouty Drive, Newport, VT 05855. On-line condolences may be sent to the family through the funeral home website at Arrangements are entrusted to the care of Curtis-Britch-Converse-Rushford Funeral Home, locally family owned and operated.

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