St. Albans, VT
Howard Magnant, 81, of Victoria Lane, passed away on Tuesday, November 24, 2020 at Barre Gardens Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Barre. Born on May 8, 1939 in Franklin, he was the son of Ralph and Ethel (Merrill) Magnant. He attended local elementary schools and graduated from Franklin High School in June of 1957. After high school, he attended the Johnson State Teachers College where he graduated with a bachelor's degree in June of 1963. On August 27, 1963 he married Diane Prescott in New London, NH. Following their marriage, they first made their home in Essex, then lived in Underhill and Jericho, before moving back to Essex. Then they retired to New London, NH. Diane passed...