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IN MEMORIAM Kenneth R. Appleby Kenneth R. Appleby, 55, of Scituate, MA, died on January 17, 2015. Born in Yonkers, NY, he attended Syracuse University and earned his law degree from American University in Washington, DC. After a number of years of practice in Vermont, he worked most recently at the Boston firm of Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky & Pompeo PC. He is survived by his wife, Micki, two sons, and a brother and his family. Andrew R. Field Born in Cleveland, Ohio, on December 22, 1926, Andrew R. Field, 88, died on August 13, 2015, in Berlin, Vermont. After a stint in the US Army during World War II, he attended Western Reserve University, where he earned his bachelor’s degree. He then attended law school at Cleveland Marshall Law School. From 1953 until 1972, he worked as an associate counsel in the real estate division of National Life Insurance Company, first in Cleveland, then in Montpelier, Vermont. In 1972, he started his own practice in Montpelier, and later was founder of Field & Field, P.C., along with his daughter, Sarah. During his career he chaired and sat on the boards of numerous organizations and was a member of the American, Vermont, Washington County, and Ohio bar associations. He is survived by his wife, Juanita, three daughters, and nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Hon. Robert Grussing III Born in Jersey City, New Jersey, on Sept. 25, 1932, the Honorable Robert Grussing III, 82, died on June 30, 2015 in Vernon, Vermont. After attending college at Tufts University and graduating in 1954, he went to Rutgers University Law School, where he received his JD in 1957. After his admission to the Vermont bar, he was a member of several local law firms before starting his own practice. He was secretary of the Vermont Senate from 1963 to 1966 and he served as a district court judge from 1981 until his retirement in 2000. He is survived by three sons and their wives, a daughter and her husband, two sisters, six grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews. James F. Monahan A native of Brooklyn, NY, James F. Monahan, 73, of Quechee, Vermont, died on July 30, 2015. He attended Brooklyn College and earned his JD from Harvard Law School in 1966, where he was editor of the law review. After completing a fellowship working on land use issue in Peru, he took a position with the Department of Housing and Urban Development in Washington, DC. A successful real estate attorney, he was an associate at Fried Frank in New York City and partner and chair of the real estate groups with the law firms of Foley, Hoag & Eliot and Bingham, Dana & Gould in Boston. He left the practice of law in 1995 to become co-developer of Quechee Lakes in Quechee, where he has lived for the past sixteen years. His is s \