My Aunt Gladys Ruth Prouty Williams died Nov. 26, 2001,in the Rutland Hospital, Rutland, Vt. She was born Oct. 12, 1909, in Peru, Vt. Her parents were Chester Arthur Prouty (son of Bradford Alfred Prouty and Rachel Brook Colburn) and Olive E. Marshall(daughter of Charles Marshall and Myrtle Ives.) Gladys married Donald Williams and they farmed in the Ludlow, Vt. area. They had four sons, Robert of Cornwall, Wendall and John, both of North Clarendon, and Richard of Ludlow, all survive. A brother, Marshall Prouty of Rutland survives Gladys. She was preceded in death by her husband Donald, sisters Rachael Lucas, Jeanne Severence and Lois Lamar, and a brother Alfred Bradford Prouty. Burial is in the Bondville Cemetery in Winhall, Vermont.