Kristin L. Newton rites BARRE TOWN — The service to honor and celebrate the life of Kristin L. Newton, 43, of Lajeunesse Lane, was held on Friday, July 5, 2019, at 2 p.m. in the Hooker and Whitcomb Funeral Home, 7 Academy St., Barre. She passed away on Sunday, June 30, 2019, at the Central Vermont Medical Center in Berlin. The Rev. Carl Hilton-VanOsdall, pastor of the First Presbyterian Church of Barre, officiated the service and read a poem titled “A Child of Mine.” Musical selections included “Over the Rainbow” by Israel Kamakawiwo’ole and “You Lift Me Up” by Josh Groban. Following the service, family and friends gathered at the VFW Post #790 of Barre for a time of fellowship and sharing.