Category Archives: Local News

  • Zephaniah Stewart

    Zephaniah Stewart Zephaniah James Stewart, 2 year old son of Dale Stewart and Naomi Dumont, passed away Tuesday, September 5th. He is also survived by a sister, Antonette Lucia Stewart; a brother, Jake Dumont; paternal grandmother, Lisa Agostini; maternal grandfather, Charles Dumont; stepgrandfather, Bruce Sullivan; a nephew and several…

  • Floyd Billings

    Floyd Billings Funeral services for Floyd C. Billings age 92 of Lisbon are incomplete with the Fox & Murray Funeral Home. Mr. Billings passed away at the Riverledge Healthcare Facility surrounded by his loving family on Saturday (Sept 9, 2017). A complete obituary will appear at a later date.…

  • Ann Gefell

    Ann Gefell Ann Marie Gefell, 62, passed away peacefully at her home in New York City on September 2nd. She was born in Rochester, New York in 1955, and was a lifelong summer resident of Thousand Island Park, New York. The beloved daughter of Robert H., and Margaret Keegan…

  • Frances Bourcy

    Frances Bourcy Canandaigua – Frances F. Bourcy, passed away peacefully on September 5, 2017, at age 92. She was born on Oct. 9, 1924 in Lawrenceville, NY to Lyle and Veryal Fuller. Predeceased by her beloved husband Joseph, she is survived by her children, Mary Rokosz, Jayne Morga, Joseph…

  • Kevin Schenk

    Kevin Schenk Kevin J. Schenk, 54, of Sackets Harbor, news anchor and reporter at WSYR Radio in Syracuse, passed away Friday September 8th at the Samaritan Medical Center in Watertown after suffering a ruptured aortic anyerism earlier in the day. Calling hours are Monday, September 11th from 2 pm…

  • Barbara Cole

    Barbara Cole FINE- Barbara G. Cole, age 76, of Fine, NY passed away unexpectedly ather home on Thursday, September 7, 2017. There will be calling hours for Barbara on Tuesday September 12th from 1-3 pm at French Funeral Home in Star Lake. Her funeral service will be on Tuesday…

  • Jack Ely

    Jack Ely Alexandria Bay- Jack Ely, 80, lifelong resident of Alexandria Bay, passed away Friday morning at his home. He was born August 1, 1937 in Alexandria Bay, son of Fred and Rene Trickey Ely. He graduated from Alexandria Central High School in 1956. He served in the U.S.…

  • Rosalie Cavise

    Rosalie Cavise Rosalie Palumbo Cavise was born on March 17, 1922 in Watertown. She was raised in Watertown, the oldest daughter of Anthony and Josephine Palumbo of 801 Coffeen St. A graduate of Watertown High School, she became, in 1944, an intepreter for Colonel Pavarotto of the Italian service…

  • Laurie Goodenough

    Laurie Goodenough Laurie A. Goodenough, 61 of Syracuse passed away unexpectedly last Sunday at home. A lifelong Syracuse resident, Laurie graduated from Baker High School in 1974. She achieved her nursing degree at Willard School of Nursing followed by a career as a Registered Nurse primarily at Crouse Hospital…

  • Floyd Chandler

    Floyd Chandler Floyd James Chandler passed away early on Wednesday, September 6, 2017, at the age of 75. He was born August 5, 1942 in Buffalo, New York, eldest son of Burt and Jane Chandler, who predeceased him. Floyd is survived by his wife, Mary-Beth Chandler, Watertown, his brother…