Obituaries

Alfred L. Miller

Alfred L. Miller, 84, of Tupper Lake, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019 at Mercy Living Center, where he was recovering from surgery. Born, Feb. 5, 1935 in Tupper Lake, he was the son of Andrew and Rose (Peets) Miller. On July 27, 1957 he married Julia Stern of Saranac Lake at St. ...

Lawrence F. Kelly

Lawrence F. Kelly, 91, a lifelong resident of Vermontville, died on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019, at Elderwood of Uihlein in Lake Placid. Lawrence was born on May 11, 1927, the son of William and Mary Keese Kelly. He was a 1944 graduate of Saranac Lake High School and spent 42 years working at ...

Death Notice: Adrian W. Preston

Adrian W. Preston, 44, of Wilmington and recently Saranac Lake, passed away unexpectedly Feb. 2, 2019, at his residence. Arrangements are incomplete at this time.

Sarah “ Sally” (Chapin) Schweizer

Sarah “ Sally” (Chapin) Schweizer, 62, of Lake Clear, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019, surrounded by dear friends and family, at the Adirondack Medical Center in Saranac Lake. Born in Corona, California on Sept. 12, 1956, she was the daughter of Breckinridge and ...

R. Dennis Allen

R. Dennis Allen, 64 years old, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, Feb. 1, 2019. He was a native of Lake Placid and the son of Robert and Gloria Allen. “The Allens have left The Building,” the May 4, 2018, Lake Placid News headline read when Denny retired after 37.5 years. And to quote ...

Eugene Phelps ‘Buddy’ Jacques

Eugene Phelps “Buddy” Jacques passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019, in Chicago. He was the son of Shirley Bigelow Anzai and Eugene “Bud” Jacques. He was predeceased by his parents, stepfather Henry Anzai, and brothers Michael and Claude. He is survived by his ...

Wayne A. Lacey

Wayne Lacey of Orlando, Florida, and formerly of Lake Clear was reunited with the Lord and his beloved wife Jan. 23, 2019. He was born in Plattsburgh on Jan. 5, 1955. Wayne grew up in Lake Clear and always considered it his home. He often spoke very fondly of his life in Lake Clear. At the ...

Death Notice: R. Dennis Allen

R. Dennis Allen, 64, of Sweetwood Farm Road, Lake Placid, passed away unexpectedly Friday, Feb. 1, 2019, in Lake Placid. Calling hours will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7 at the M. B. Clark, Inc., Funeral Home in Lake Placid. A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10 a.m. ...

DEATH NOTICE: R. Dennis Allen

R. Dennis Allen, age 64, of Sweetwood Farm Road, Lake Placid, passed away unexpectedly Friday, Feb. 1, 2019 in Lake Placid. Mr. Allen was born Aug. 26, 1954 in Lake Placid, the son of Robert and Gloria (Fox) Allen. Calling Hours will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7 at the M. ...

Death notice: Sally Schweizer

Word has been received of the death of Sally Schweizer, 62, of Lake Clear, who died on Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019 at Adirondack Medical Center in Saranac Lake. Funeral arrangements are in care of the Fortune-Keough Funeral Home in Saranac Lake. A memorial service is tentatively set to take ...

Paul Matthews

Paul Clement Matthews II, an artist and writer based in Lambertville, New Jersey and Keene, N.Y., whose paintings were shown at galleries and museums in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and elsewhere, died Jan. 15, 2019 in Hamilton, New Jersey, where he had been hospitalized with a chronic ...

Death Notice: Wayne Lacey

Wayne Lacey, 64, formerly of Lake Clear, died Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019, in Orlando, Florida. Mr. Lacey was born Jan. 5, 1955 in Plattsburgh. Services will be held Sunday, Feb. 24 in Orlando, Florida, with a local service and burial to take place in June. A full obituary will be ...

Kathleen Bergamini

Kathleen Mary Ardill Bergamini was born in Brownsburg, Quebec, on April 6, 1928, the youngest of four siblings. She graduated from MacDonald High School in Ste-Anne de Bellevue and later received her RN from the Royal Victoria Hospital in Montreal, where she worked for several years before ...

Lillian I. Darling

LAKE CLEAR — Lillian Irene Darling, 88, of Deltona, Florida, and previously of Lake Clear, died Sunday, Jan. 13, 2019. She was born July 5, 1930. She is survived by her children Edward (Debbie) Darling of Norridgewock, Maine, Elizabeth (David) Gilpin of Reno, Nevada, Sheryl (Peter) Day ...

Lawrence J. Corrow

Lawrence J. Corrow, 55, of Saranac Lake, died Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019, at the Adirondack Medical Center in Saranac Lake with his family by his side. Larry was born on June 11, 1963 in Plattsburgh, the son of Bernard and Joan (Mose) Corrow. Larry married Carol Poulin on Nov. 2, 1990 in ...

Marguerite “Peggy” (Henshaw) Sperling

Marguerite “Peggy” (Henshaw) Sperling peacefully passed away on Sunday, evening, Jan. 20, 2019, in Saranac Lake. Peggy was born on Jan. 28, 1931 to Rosina Marguerite Ottinger Henshaw and Harold Cotton Henshaw in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Peggy is survived by her son, Mark, and his ...

Death Notice: Lawrence J. Corrow

Word has been received of the death of Lawrence J. Corrow, 55, of Saranac Lake, who died Tuesday, Jan. 22, at the Adirondack Medical Center in Saranac Lake. Calling hours are tentatively set to take place at the Fortune-Keough Funeral Home from 1 to 3 p.m. Friday, Jan. 25,. A funeral ...

Death Notice: Kathleen Bergamini

Kathleen Bergamini, 90, of Lake Placid, died Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019, at Elderwood of Uihlein at Lake Placid. The funeral will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2, at St. Eustace Episcopal Church, 2450 Main St., Lake Placid, with the Rev. David Ousley officiating. Burial will be in North Elba ...

John E. Harvey

John E. Harvey was born Sept. 28, 1931, the son of Glen and Jean Harvey in Saranac Lake. John started in business in 1956, first at an automotive collision service where he sold used vehicles. He owned John E. Harvey’s Gasoline Alley in Malone. His family was his many dogs and all the ...

Dawn M. Latourelle

LAKE PLACID — Dawn M. Latourelle, 85, of Lake Placid, went to be with the Lord on January 17th. She was born in Keeseville on May 6, 1933, the daughter of Leonard and Nedra (Mussen) McNierney. She is survived by five sons: Daniel and his wife Maryann (Daby), and their twin daughters, ...