OBITUARIES

In memoriam: Autumn Lee Whitehouse

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By Contributing writer 10/07/1986 – 03/29/2005 Happy 31st Birthday Autumn, the past 12-and-a-half years have felt like an eternity. There are no words to express how much you are missed. The tears in my eyes can be wiped away, but the ache, emptiness and sadness in my heart will never go away. You are always…

Cole Paquette

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BAKERSFIELD – Cole Paquette, 14, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017 surrounded by his parents, siblings and grandparents, after a courageous battle with cancer at the University of Vermont Medical Center in Burlington. He was born April 17, 2003 in St. Albans to Craig Paquette and Jennifer Morse. Cole graduated from Bakersfield Middle School last…

Sam E. Tatro, Sr.

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SOUTH BURLINGTON – Sam Edmund Tatro, Sr., 87, passed away Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017 at his home in South Burlington. He was born Dec. 21, 1929, in Burlington, son of the late Harry and Melba (Ward) Tatro. Sam was employed with Vermont Transit as operations manager for 46 years. He proudly served in the Vermont…

Hubert Johannes Severin

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ESSEX – After a long, brave battle with cancer, Hubert Johannes Severin passed away at home on Sept. 11, 2017 at age 88. He was born in Wenholthausen, Germany, a first-born twin, on Sept. 26, 1928 to Elisabeth (Stommel) and Hubert Anton Severin. He grew up and was educated in Germany, a teenager during WWII.…

Ralph G. Ordway

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Wolfeboro, N.H. – Ralph George Ordway, 83, of Sugar Hill in Wolfeboro, died September 7 at his home, with his family by his side. Ralph was born in South Danbury, N.H. on Sept. 15, 1933, son of the late Clarence and Elizabeth (McDaniels) Ordway. He has lived in Wolfeboro for the past four years, previously…

Edwin William “Bill” Henry

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ESSEX JCT. – After a long battle with cancer, Bill Henry passed away peacefully at the VNA Respite House on Aug. 29, 2017 at the age of 67. He was born June 1, 1950 to Edwin Ward Henry and Clepha Wheeler Henry. Bill married Donna McGettrick on Nov. 4, 1972. They were nearing their 45th…