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Riley Applebee Obituary

1919 - 2008
Riley E. Applebee 89 of Newport and formally of Island Pond passed away September 29, 2008 in Newport. He was born in Island Pond on January 10, 1919 a son of Earl and Annie (Ladd) Applebee. He married Ruth Hill who predeceased him in 1987 and on December 6, 1988 he married Elizabeth Cargill who survives him. He is also survived by a son Carlton Applebee and a daughter Noreen Benjamin, daughter-in-law Barbara Applebee. He also leaves grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren, and by numerous nieces and nephews. Riley is predeceased by 2 sons Dexter and Keith , a brother Andrew and by 2 sisters Evelyn and Eva. Riley was a member of the Brighton Post #80 American Legion, the Rural Letter Carriers Assoc., and the Christ Episcopal Church in Island Pond. He was a past lister for the town of Brighton and was formally a member of the Brighton Fire Dept.

Funeral Services will be held at the Christ Episcopal Church in Island Pond on Saturday Oct. 4 at 11:00 am. with Rev. Brendan Whittaker officiating. Interment will follow at the Lakeside Cemetery in Island Pond. Should friends desire contributions may be made to the Christ Episcopal Church PO Box 341, Island Pond Vt. 05846.

Online condolences may be made to the family through our website at curtis-britch-converse-rushford.com. Arrangements are entrusted to the cre of Curtis-Britch-Convere-Rushford Funeral Homes locally owned and operated.
Published online on 10/1/2008.