Obituaries

170722Donald Brewster

Donald L. Brewster

Donald L. Brewster, of Vermontville, completed his life’s journey on Tuesday, July 18, 2017. At the age of 93, he now returns to the sanctuary of our Lord and Father. He was born Aug. 9, 1924. He is survived by one son, Garth D. Brewster of Laughlin, Nevada; two daughters: Susan ...

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Betty J. (Myers) (Farley) Strack

Betty Jeanette (Myers) (Farley) Strack, 86, of 153 Parkside Dr. Lake Placid, passed peacefully on April 18, 2017, in Brooklyn. She was surrounded by her loving family, whom she lived with for the last three years. Although Mom succumbed to Alzheimer’s Disease, after an 11-year courageous ...

170721Richard Peryer

Richard ‘Dick’ Peryer Sr.

Richard “Dick” Peryer Sr., 84, passed away peacefully at home Thursday, July 20, 2017. Richard was able to stay at home surrounded by the love of his family. Richard was born Sept. 20, 1932, in Colton. He was the son of the late Geraldine (Stone) and Frederick Peryer. Richard worked ...

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Ruth (Peck) Monroe

Ruth (Peck) Monroe passed into the loving arms of her Maker and Savior on Saturday, July 15, 2017, in Roseville, California, surrounded by her family. Ruth was born June 19, 1932 in Wilmington, the daughter of John and Eleanor (Greene) Peck. Ruth is survived by her daughter Glenda Hayes ...

Graveside Service: Jeanine F. Sporck

Interment services have been set for Jeanine Florence Sporck, 87, of Saranac Lake who died on Monday, March 20, 2017, at Castle Medical Center in Hawaii. A graveside service will take place at 1 p.m. Wednesday, July 19 in the North Elba Cemetery in Lake Placid with the Rev. Frederick Dennis ...

Burial notice: Clarence H. Lester Sr.

Interment services have been set for Clarence H. Lester Sr., 86, who died on Saturday, March 25, 2017, and his wife Dorothy (Ero) Lester, who died March 10, 2013. A graveside service will take place at 1 p.m. Saturday, July 15 at St. John’s Cemetery in Paul Smiths. Friends wishing to ...

Death notice: Charles W. White

GLENVILLE — Charles W. White, 89, of Glenville, passed away peacefully with his family by his side on July 5, 2017. Born in Lake Placid, he was the son of the late Willis and Lila (LaBombard) White. After graduating from Lake Placid High School, he went on to receive an associate degree ...

Memorial service: Martin Kavey

A memorial service for Martin Kavey is scheduled for Friday, July 21 at the Stuart-Fortune-Keough Funeral Home in Tupper Lake. Family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m. followed by a funeral service at 2 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Holy Name Cemetery in Tupper Lake.

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Jane (McDevitt) Eagan

Jane (McDevitt) Eagan died Wednesday, July 5, 2017. She was the daughter of Earle and Edythe McDevitt and was born Dec. 1, 1929 in Lake Placid. Jane graduated from Lake Placid High School in 1947 and then attended the State University of New York at Potsdam. She received her Master’s ...

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Cecile T. (Charland) McKenty

Sadly, be it known that Cecile Theresa (Charland) McKenty has passed from this earth. She had been residing at Mercy Living Center in Tupper Lake since July 2014 and was under High Peaks Hospice care for the past nine months. Cecile was the second daughter and last surviving child of ...

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Richard R. Conrado Bowen

Richard Roderick Conrado Bowen, 71, of Ray Brook, died Sunday, July 2, 2017, at C.V.P.H Medical Center in Plattsburgh. Born in Columbus, Ohio on March 12, 1946, he was the son of William and Joyce Ann (Jennings) Bowen. Rick attended 16 different schools all over the world and graduated ...

170706Jim Morey

James H. Morey

James Harold Morey, 72, passed away on Wednesday, June 28, 2017, on Upper Saranac Lake in the Adirondacks. Born in Lockport on Dec. 23, 1944. Jim was a retiree of SUNY Institute of Technology Utica (now SUNY Polytechnic Institute). During his career, he was also a hospital ...

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Claire (Holmes) Murphy

Claire (Holmes) Murphy, 85, passed away peacefully at Homewood on Saturday, July 1, 2017. Claire was the middle of five children born to Dorothy Grant Holmes and George Holmes. Born in Manchester, Connecticut, she and her siblings (Dolores, Elaine, Kaye and George) grew up in Middletown, ...

Death notice: Cecile T. McKenty

Cecile T. McKenty "Charland,” 91, passed away pain free on Tuesday, July 4, 2017 at Mercy Living Center in Tupper Lake. A full obituary with services will follow.

Graveside service: Ginger Lee Lawless Hughes

Graveside services have been set for Ginger Lee Lawless Hughes who passed away Wednesday, March 29, 2017, surrounded by her adoring family at her son’s home in Saranac Lake. A graveside service will take place at 10 a.m. Saturday July 8 in the North Elba Cemetery in Lake Placid with the ...

170705Mike Shea

Michael E. Shea

Michael Eugene Shea, 77, passed peacefully at Elderwood of Uihlein at Lake Placid on Monday, July 3, 2017. He was born Jan, 12, 1940 son of John “Jack” and Elizabeth Shea of Lake Placid. He was the proud son, brother and uncle of the three generations of Winter Olympians in the Shea ...

Death Notice: Elvira Patnode

Elvira Patnode passed away on Monday, June 19, 2017, in Lake Placid at the age of 94. In accordance with her wishes, there will be no calling hours and the funeral will be private and at the convenience of the family. Those wishing to remember Ellie may make donations in her name to High ...

Spring burial: Barbara H. LaBrake

Interment services have been set for Barbara H. LaBrake, 88, of Vermontville, who died Friday, Dec. 30, 2016 at Elderwood of Uihlein at Lake Placid. A graveside service will take place at 11 a.m. at Union Cemetery in Vermontville on Saturday June 24, with the Rev. Frederick Dennis ...

170620Marie Goff-Senecal

Marie (Goff) Senecal

Marie Goff Senecal, 94, passed peacefully at home Sunday, June 18, 2017. Marie was able to stay in her home with the support of her family, caregivers and High Peaks Hospice. Marie was born May 31, 1923 in Jay. She attended Ausable Forks Central School. Marie married Harold Goff of ...