Bruce Burbee
B: 1957-02-11
D: 2018-09-18
View Details
Burbee, Bruce
Michael Willette
B: 1954-02-18
D: 2018-09-16
View Details
Willette, Michael
Emma Russell
B: 1941-07-16
D: 2018-09-12
View Details
Russell, Emma
Robert Holmes
B: 1936-09-06
D: 2018-09-08
View Details
Holmes, Robert
Janice Sweet
B: 1939-07-26
D: 2018-09-07
View Details
Sweet, Janice
Bernie Grover
B: 1956-02-06
D: 2018-09-04
View Details
Grover, Bernie
Louis Maillet
B: 1919-01-09
D: 2018-09-03
View Details
Maillet, Louis
Robert Barnhardt
B: 1937-08-27
D: 2018-09-02
View Details
Barnhardt, Robert
Margaret Martin
B: 1929-03-19
D: 2018-08-29
View Details
Martin, Margaret
Jeffrey Bombard
B: 1943-01-06
D: 2018-08-28
View Details
Bombard, Jeffrey
Brian Steckley
B: 1947-04-06
D: 2018-08-28
View Details
Steckley, Brian
Peter Webster
B: 1959-02-16
D: 2018-08-27
View Details
Webster, Peter
Raymond Murray
B: 1920-05-28
D: 2018-08-27
View Details
Murray, Raymond
Gene Stevens
B: 1949-02-16
D: 2018-08-26
View Details
Stevens, Gene
Wanda Sherman
B: 1952-07-28
D: 2018-08-25
View Details
Sherman, Wanda
Wanda Willoughby
B: 1950-05-02
D: 2018-08-24
View Details
Willoughby, Wanda
David Brookman
B: 1964-10-03
D: 2018-08-24
View Details
Brookman, David
Jane Schonberg
B: 1958-03-23
D: 2018-08-23
View Details
Schonberg, Jane
William Stratton
B: 1938-02-19
D: 2018-08-21
View Details
Stratton, William
Eugene Oler
B: 1927-02-11
D: 2018-08-21
View Details
Oler, Eugene
Eleanor LaBonte
B: 1932-10-08
D: 2018-08-18
View Details
LaBonte, Eleanor


Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
628 Main Street
Bennington, VT 05201
Phone: (802) 442-2516
Fax: 802-442-4952

The Memorial Candle Program has been designed to help offset the costs associated with the hosting this Tribute Website in perpetuity. Through the lighting of a memorial candle, your thoughtful gesture will be recorded in the Book of Memories and the proceeds will go directly towards helping ensure that the family and friends of Shelby Coon can continue to memorialize, re-visit, interact with each other and enhance this tribute for future generations.

Thank you.

Select Candle

Obituary for Shelby Coon

Shelby  Coon
Shelby Jay Coon, 22, a resident of North Branch St. in Bennington died unexpectedly Sunday March 4, 2018 as a result of injuries sustained in an automobile accident in Bennington.

He was born in Bennington, VT November 20, 1995. He was the son of Henry Jay Coon and Charlene (Noe) Coon. He received his education in Bennington and was a 2014 graduate of Mount Anthony Union High School. In May of 2017 Shelby graduated from Vermont Technical College with a degree in Fire Science.

He was a member of the Shaftsbury Fire Department and was an E.M.T. He took great pride in being a firefighter.

He most recently was employed at Cumberland Farms.

Shelby enjoyed playing golf, hunting, fishing and baseball. He loved his dog “Doc Holiday”.

Survivors include his mother and step dad, Charlene Coon and Paul Woodard of Bennington. His father and step mother, Henry Coon and Jodie of Shaftsbury, VT. A brother Justin Jay Coon of Pownal, VT. A step brother, Aaron Thomas. A step sister, Tanga Lee Thomas of Bennington. His maternal grandfather, Charles Noe of Wakefield, MA, his paternal grandmother, Gloria Pailley of Cohoes, NY. An aunt Michelle Noe of Wakefiend, MA, a cousin, Kirsten Noe of Wakefield, MA, a niece Kira Martin of Bennington, two nephews, Devin Martin of Bennington and Justin Jay Coon Jr. of Pownal. Along with many aunts, uncles and cousins

Friends may call at the Mahar and Son Funeral Home in Bennington on Friday March 9 from 10:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.

A memorial service will be held at the funeral home on Friday at 1:00 p.m.

In lieu of flowers contributions in memory of Shelby Jay Coon may be to the scholarship in his name the “Shelby Jay Coon Memorial Firefighters Scholarship” for graduating seniors, who are going to firefighter’s school through the office of the Mahar and Son Funeral Home 628 Main St. Bennington, VT 05201.

Guest book condolences may be made at
Order Flowers
Recently Shared Condolences
Recently Shared Stories
Recently Shared Photos