Monthly Archives: February 2017

  • Vida Parker Putnam

    Vida Parker Putnam Vida Parker Putnam, age 93, Conger Ave., Watertown passed away Monday, February 27, 2017 at Samaritan Medical Center, Watertown. Vida was born December 18, 1923 in New Zealand. Survivors include a daughter Cindy (Dave) Soyka, Poughkeesie, NY; sons Dennis (Lynn) Parker, Sackets Harbor, Allan (Susan) Parker,…

  • Phyllis A. Lowe

    Phyllis A. Lowe The memorial service for Phyllis A. Lowe will be private. Mrs. Lowe of 120 State St. Clayton, NY died February 26, 2017 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Syracuse. She was 77. Mrs. Lowe was born August 15, 1939 in Theresa, NY the daughter Frank and Mary…

  • Albertha Miller

    Albertha Miller DeKalb Jct.— Albertha “Tyke” Miller, 85, of County Rte 19, DeKalb Jct. died Tuesday, February 28, 2017 at Canton-Potsdam Hospital. The family will receive friends from 4-7 PM on Friday, March 3rd at Lawrence Funeral Home, Canton. An obituary will appear as soon as available. “Tyke” was…

  • Marjorie L. Perrotta

    Marjorie L. Perrotta Marjorie L. (Castor) Perrotta, 87, formerly Adams Center and Central Square, passed away Friday February 24th at St. Josephs Hospital in Syracuse. She was a resident of the Loretto Nursing Home, Syracuse. Funeral arrangements are with the Reed & Benoit Funeral Home, Watertown Source: Watertown Daily…

  • Dianne M. Calvani

    Dianne M. Calvani Gouverneur – Dianne M. Calvani, 56, passed away on Monday, February 27, 2017, at Riverledge Healthcare in Ogdensburg, surrounded by the love of her husband, daughter, family, and friends. A funeral mass will be held on Friday, March 3rd at 11:00 am at St. James Catholic…

  • Francis M. Todd

    Francis M. Todd St. Cloud, FL and Canton, NY– Francis Malcolm Todd, 93, of St. Cloud, FL and Canton, NY, died in Kissimmee, FL on Tuesday, Feb 28, 2017. The family will receive friends on Saturday from 2-4 & 6-8 PM at Lawrence Funeral Home, Canton. An obituary will…

  • Kimberly Wood

    Kimberly Wood There will be a graveside service for Kimberly Wood, of Star Lake, NY on Thursday, March 2nd at 10:30 AM at the Oswegatchie Cemetery. Reverend Fisher from the Star Lake Presbyterian Church will be officiating. A reception will follow the service at the Twin Lakes Hotel in…

  • 2 Houston officers shot, 1 in critical condition

    2 Houston officers shot, 1 in critical condition HOUSTON (AP) — Two Houston police officers were shot and taken to hospitals, one of them in critical condition, as they were investigating a home burglary Tuesday, authorities said. One suspect was killed in a shootout with the officers and one…

  • Body found near Schenectady parking garage

    Body found near Schenectady parking garage On Tuesday, crime scene investigators descended on an area behind a popular downtown Italian bakery near a city parking garage on Broadway close to State Street where they found the body of a man. Sgt. Matthew Dearing, a city police spokesman, said that…

  • UAlbany basketball coach: Pack the SEFCU Arena

    UAlbany basketball coach: Pack the SEFCU Arena Add another chore onto the workload of University at Albany men’s basketball coach Will Brown this week. Job No. 1, of course, is to get the Great Danes ready for their America East Conference quarterfinal game against Hartford at 7:30 Wednesday night…