Deaths in 2020


Join us in remembering local-area residents who passed away in 2020. Here is a list of obituaries, sorted by edition, published in the Granville Sentinel last year:

Invasia Dee Bergeron

Jan. 2: Esther A. Andrews, 80; Invasia Dee Bergeron, 75; Terrence A. Little, 62; Stella L. Mickel, 76

Jan. 9: Janice Rudd Fairbanks, 88; Jesse Lee Hamilton, 47; Joan Ann Johnson, 62

Jan. 16: William Richard Dupont, Jr., 65; Mary Rita Forgette Gordon, 92; Patricia Lynn Scrimo, 76

Jan. 23: James Kelly, 76; Robert Joseph Pekar Sr., 82; Donald Steven Rogers, 81

Jan. 30: Roger Thurman White, 85

Rev. James C. Peterson

Feb. 6: William B. Decker, Jr., 73; Jeanne K. Gilbert, 88; Mitchell L. LaChapelle, 83; Ellen Jean Mackey, 76; Rev. James Clement Peterson; Donald Steven Rogers, 81

Feb. 13: No deaths reported

Feb. 20: Connie A. Bronson, 62; Lori Ann (Bruce Paddock) Dashnaw, 61; Stanley L. “Bug” Hurley, 73; Martin H. Kelly, 76; Marilyn J. Loomis, 78; Helen Martin Mead, 93; James W. Mead Jr., 59

Feb. 27: Rachel LaBounty Daigle, 79; Helene Dianne Gravelle, 74; William J. Moore, 91

Anne M. Herschleb

March 5: Richard Carlton Baker II, 70; Susan M. Kingsley Ingerson, 86; W. Edward “Ed” Lewis, 78

March 12: Dewey Whitton, 86

March 19: Darcy Ann Hewitt, 62; John W. Mac Menamin, 90

March 26: Anne M. Herschleb, 99; Mary Anna Billow Woodell, 79

April 2: Joan R. Monger, 87

Kenneth Johnson

April 9: Kenneth Johnson; David J. Little, 60; David G. Morehouse, 63; Maxine R. St. Claire, 87; Crispen Winterburn, 49

April 16: Carolyn Ann Juckett, 88; Jack H. LaRock Jr., 45; Edward Charles Ritchie, 83; Mitchell James Van Guilder, 59

April 23: Betty S. Carey, 94; Ruth F. Heanue, 96; Carl A. Mattison Sr., 78; Janet S. Winn, 71

Elaine J. Colvin

April 30: Margaret “Peggy” Benton, 86; Henry J. Duval Sr., 70; Joyce Ann Rist, 74

May 7: Randy Lee Balch, 66; Harold Henry Bates, 92; Vincent Lewis Chadwick, 81; Elaine J. Colvin, 86; David Winthrop Knight, 94

May 14: Olive Ann (Hildreth) Belden, 90; William “Bill” J. Rathbun, 83

May 21: No deaths reported

May 28: Lorraine R. Prevost, 90

Charles E. Anderson

June 4: Ruth A. Beckett, 93; Thomas A. Chaplin, 82; Leonore “Lee, Chat” Marie Leonbruno, 86; Katherine E. Matte, 93; Warren A. McFarren, 83; James Eli McKeighan, 89; Gladys M. Monger, 90; Francis George Norton, 80; Amy R. Phipps, 73

June 11: Daniel B. Roberts, 69

June 18: Charles E. Anderson, 87; Grace (Pihrer) Callahan, 80; Douglas Hurley, 63; Barbara A. (Ellis) Leddick, 85

June 25: Roy Herbert Litts, 92; John E. Plisko, Sr., 82

Hilda Elizabeth Hamel

July 2: Harry Woodruff, 94

July 9: Tasia Oakman Benson, 69; Ramon (Ray) George Vaughn, Sr., 83

July 16: Rose M. Gordon, 87; Donald Herman Herbst, 81; Jason C. Thomas, 44

July 23: Janet E. (Campbell) Clark, 86; Robert A. Dieckert, 88; Joseph M. Gilbert, 90

July 30: Hilda Elizabeth Hamel, 84; Judith A. Pauquette, 84; Philippina “Phyllis” Reilly, 99; Ernest L. Steves, Sr., 91

Stephen J. Vladyka

Aug. 6: Laurence E. Andrews, 99; Stephen J. Vladyka, 79

Aug. 13: Sandra M. Holcomb, 76; Richard C. King, 77; Peter A. Larro, Jr., 70; Ronald J. Pekar, 56

Aug. 20: Terry Edward Knipes, 58; Andrew McClintock, 82

Aug. 27: Ruth “Sally” Gallagher, 95; Gretchen A. McHugh, 78

Sept. 3: David A. Haines, 68; Jimmy E. Newman, 27; Raymond F. Scribner, 83

James P. Brooks, Jr.

Sept. 10: Evangeline K. Bardin, 92; Wayne S. Irvine, 80

Sept. 17: Mary V. French, 78; Marion B. Mohan, 88; Helen M. Montgomery, 80; Ricky VanGuilder, 57

Sept. 24: James P. Brooks, Jr., 45; Robert J. Cameron, 74; Peter Maynard Daignault, 69; Marie Adulia Daly, 88; Winfred E. Palmer, Sr., 93; Richard E. Rozell, 63

Oct. 1: Angela Carroll, 97; James A. Stanley, 88

Angela Carroll

Oct. 8: No deaths reported

Oct. 15: No deaths reported

Oct. 22: Craig J. Kelly, 90; Judith Ann Williams, 80

Oct. 29: Walter E. Nadeau, 76; Marion R. Sabo, 98

Nov. 5: Sean Gordon; Elizabeth “Betty” Close Howe, 84; Edward J. Monty, 67; Laura M. Papps, 72; Gerald A. Traver, 84

George Macura

Nov. 12: Shirley Epifanio, 85; Barbara Anita Haldt, 101; George Macura, 96; Edward J. Monty, 67; Solon I. Sherman, 91

Nov. 19: Linda Marie Reed, 74; Mary J. Walstrom, 103

Nov. 26: Patricia Ann Melvin Davis, 79; Gary W. MacConnell, 85; Mary Lou Crockett Turner, 86

Dec. 3: Joan Ann McGrath Neiles, 86

Joan Ann McGrath Neiles

Dec. 10: Jessie Dennison Ayers, 77; Donald Freely McCasland, 80; Jesse Lee McCasland, 36

Dec. 17: Donald G. Michaelsen, 68; Nelson Frank Rice, 76

Dec. 24: No deaths reported

Dec. 31: Bruce L. Perry, 56