Category Archives: Local News

  • Jean McCartney

    Jean McCartney pShelby Jean McCartney passed away Friday, Oct 27th at The University of Vermont hospital in Burlington. /ppShe was born May 11th, 1940 to the late Charles and June Morrow. She graduated from Hermon DeKalb Central School in 1959./ppShe married Harry J Harmer on September 20th, 1959 at…

  • Myra Bernice Weatherup

    Myra Bernice Weatherup pGOUVERNEUR – Myra Bernice Weatherup, age 83, of Gouverneur, passed away on October 30, 2016 at the SUNY Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse. Calling hours will be held at French Funeral Home in Gouverneur on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Her funeral service will be…

  • Carl H. Ramsey

    Carl H. Ramsey pCarl H. Ramsey, 75, of Adams Center, died Sunday evening at his home where he had been under the care of his family and Hospice of Jefferson County. Calling hours are 4:00-7:00 pm Thursday at the Piddock Funeral Home, Adams. A graveside service will be 11:00…

  • Peter Abbass

    Peter Abbass pCarthage- Peter Abbass passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by his family on Sunday, October 30, 2016. /ppPeter A. Abbass, born July 20, 1934 to Amin and Agnes (Gastin) Abbass in Watertown, NY. He graduated from Carthage Augustinian Academy in 1952 and St. Bonaventure University, Olean,…

  • Brainard Price Leonard Blundon

    Brainard Price Leonard Blundon pBrainard Price Leonard Blundon died peacefully, at the New York State Veteran’s Home, in Oxford, NY, the morning of Oct. 30, 2016 just after his 88th birthday. He was born on October 21, 1928. He was the son of the Rev. Arthur E. B. Blundon…

  • Dorene S. Veley

    Dorene S. Veley pEllisburg- Dorene S. Veley, 83, of Ellisburg, passed away Sunday morning on October 30th at her home with her family at her side./ppThe funeral will be 11 am Wednesday, November 2nd at the Ellisburg United Methodist Church with Pastor Mark Strader and Kurt Gehrke officiating. Burial…

  • Michael J. DuPilka

    Michael J. DuPilka pMichael J. DuPilka Jr. resided in Hyde Park, NY until his retirement when he moved to Sandy Creek where he passed away peacefully. /ppMike was born in Poughkeepsie on July 7, 1940 to the late Michael Sr. and Margaret DuPilka. He attended Sattsburg Schools./ppMike served in…

  • Kathy Ann LeRoux

    Kathy Ann LeRoux pKathy Ann LeRoux, age 54 and formerly of the Benson Mines Golf Course Road in Star Lake, NY, passed away on the morning of Sunday, October 30th after being stricken at her home./ppShe was born on June 12th, 1962 to Ronald S. LeRoux and Ginger E.…

  • Donald L. Cook

    Donald L. Cook pGOUVERNEUR- Donald L. Cook, 88, of US Route 11, formerly of Antwerp died Saturday, October 29, 2016 at home while under the care of his family and Hospice of St. Lawrence Valley./ppBorn August 26, 1928 in Antwerp, NY, he was the son of Harry and Delta…

  • James F. Butler Jr.

    James F. Butler Jr. pGOUVERNEUR- James F. Butler Jr., age 53, of Gouverneur, passed away on Sunday, October 30, 2016 at Gouverneur Hospital. There will be calling hours for Jimmy on Wednesday, November 2, 2016 from 10:00-11:00 a.m. with his funeral service immediately following at 11:00 a.m. at French…