MONTPELIER - November 12, 2015 - Gov. Peter Shumlin has ordered the Vermont state flag to be flown at half-staff in honor former Vermont First Lady, State Senator, and Lieutenant Governor Barbara Snelling who passed away last week. Flags will be lowered for three days starting Friday morning at sunrise.
"Barbara Snelling served Vermont with great distinction in roles big and small. Whether in service to her state or community, Barbara will always be remembered for her compassion and dedication and for overcoming great personal tragedy to continue to give back to the state she loved."
A public celebration of Snelling's life will be held on Friday at the Vermont State House in Montpelier.
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