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Gwen Huneck, Dog Mountain owner, dead at 61

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ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. -

The wife of St. Johnsbury artist and dog-lover, Stephen Huneck, has died.

Gwen Huneck kept the couple's gallery going after the artist's death and worked to keep his legacy alive. He committed suicide three years ago. Together the couple had built the Dog Chapel, a tribute to the love people have for their pets. Thousands of visitors have made the stop in St. Johnsbury to honor their dogs that passed away.

Dog Mountain is now a tourist destination in the Kingdom. Gwen Huneck died Sunday. She was 61. Loved ones and colleagues say they will keep Dog Mountain going.

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