Rebecca T. “Becky” Higgins, 93, a lifelong resident of Waterbury, died Friday, Aug. 10, 2018, at the Mayo Healthcare Center in Northfield.

Richard W. “Dickie” Lemery, 66, of Waterbury died unexpectedly Aug. 11, 2018, at a friend’s home in Waterbury.

Doris Flora Mongeur, 89, a lifelong resident of Waterbury, died at Woodridge Nursing Home in Berlin on Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018.

Dexter Crosby Thurston, 19, of Wolcott died unexpectedly Friday, July 20, 2018, in Elmore.

A gathering of remembrance for Jean Millis Gilpin and Robert George Gilpin Jr. will be held on Sunday, Aug. 5, at 1:30 p.m. at the overlook of Jean’s Meadow, 475 Black Bear Hollow Road, Waterbury. Jean died in 2017 and Robert in 2018. For more information, please visit either facebook.com/ro…

Betty J. West, 88, of Moretown died Saturday, July 14, 2018, at Central Vermont Medical Center in Berlin with her family by her side.

Albert Dunstan “Al” Kelly Jr., 85, of Waterbury died July 2, 2018, after a brief illness. He was surrounded by family at the home of his daughter, Burta Kelly.

Dorothy C. “Dottie” Nash, 89, died peacefully early Monday morning, July 2, 2018, at the University of Vermont Medical Center in Burlington.

Graveside services for James Samuel “Sam” Smith of Waterbury Center, who died Dec. 26, 2017, will be held Saturday, July 21, at 11 a.m. at Fairview Cemetery in Hardwick.

Byron R. Peters, 68, of Randolph died Monday morning, July 2, 2018, at Gifford Medical Center.

Robert “Bob” George Gilpin Jr., 87, died Wednesday, June 20, 2018, in Waterbury. His children Linda, Beth and Rob were by his side.

Elwin L. Jones, 79, died peacefully at Gifford Medical Center in Randolph on Wednesday evening, June 27, 2018.

Frederick Joseph Parsons, 70, of Washington, Vt., diedunexpectedly at the Central Vermont Medical Center in Berlin on Wednesday evening, June 13, 2018. Born in Montpelier on June 19, 1947, he was the son of the late Joseph F. and Lucy A. (Young) Parsons. On Oct. 8, 1977, Fred married Sheryl …

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