OBITUARIES

Jennifer Morey

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Jennifer Lynne Morey, 40, passed with grace and peace in the loving presence of her family on April 8, 2017, with snow gently falling outside her home in Waterbury. Those who knew Jenn will remember her wit, intelligence and warmth; her strong will and perseverance in all parts of her life; her spirituality, drawn from…

Sally S. Spear

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COLCHESTER – Sally S. Spear, 80, passed away peacefully Friday, March 17, 2017 at The Arbors in Shelburne. She was born March 22, 1936 in Burlington, the daughter of the late Argyle and Bertha (Blakely) Stalker. For most of her life, she lived on the Blakely Farm, which has been in her family for six…

Wayne R. St. Peter

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COLCHESTER – It is with great sadness that we tell you of Wayne St. Peter’s passing on Dec. 6, 2016. Wayne fought hard against a neurological condition for many years, never losing his sense of humor and love of life. He had recently celebrated his 69th birthday with a surprise outing to a University of…

Leon Richard “Dick” Paquette

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COLCHESTER – Leon Richard (Dick) Paquette, 77, of Colchester passed peacefully with his wife and family by his side on Nov. 3, 2016, after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born on March 21, 1939 in Burlington. He graduated from Cathedral High School and went on to get a business degree from Champlain College.…

Dave “Big D” Fayette

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COLCHESTER – Our dearly beloved Dave Fayette, 70, left us on Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016. He was born on Oct. 22, 1945, to Ellen and Frederick J. Fayette, Sr., the sixth child in a loving family of 11. Dave was a graduate of Rice Memorial High and the University of Vermont, followed by service in…

Peter Douglas McGovern

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Peter Douglas McGovern, 72, of Colchester, died peacefully and surrounded by his family on Sunday, Aug. 28, 2016, at the Vermont Respite House following a brief illness. Pete was born in Richmond on Sept. 15, 1943, to Martin and Mary (Mahoney) McGovern. He was employed by Vermont Heating and Ventilating in 1965, beginning a career…