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Obituary: Helen W. Newton, 1941-2022

Swanton woman taught English at Bellows Free Academy for 33 years

Published March 30, 2022 at 6:00 a.m.
Updated March 30, 2022 at 9:32 p.m.

Helen Newton - COURTESY
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Helen W. Newton, age 80, passed away on March 26, 2022. She was the wife of John A. Newton. Helen taught English at Bellows Free Academy for 33 years.

A celebration of Helen’s life will be held on April 7 at the Bliss Room at the Saint Albans Museum, 9 Church St., St. Albans, from 3 to 6 p.m.

Expressers of sympathy are requested to consider a donation to the John A. and Helen W. Newton Scholarship Fund at the University of Vermont Foundation, 140 Main St., Burlington, VT 05401, or any educational organization of your choice.

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