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Obituaries

170925John Duffy

John P. Duffy

John Patrick Duffy, of Saranac Lake died on Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017, at the Adirondack Medical Center at the age of 77. After attending Oberlin College and serving in the Army, Duffy, who was born March 13, 1940 in Lowville, landed at the Lake Placid Club in 1960s. It was at the Club that ...

Roger G. Oliver

Roger G. Oliver, 58, of Bloomingdale, died Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017, at University of Vermont Medical Center. Born in Saranac Lake on Jan. 23, 1959, he was the son of Donald and Cynthia (Begor) Oliver. Roger, married Valerie Columbe on Nov. 15, 1980 at St. Paul’s Church in Bloomingdale. ...

170925Jeffery Parker

Jeffery K. Parker

Jeffery Keith Parker, 54, of Rainbow Lake, died Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017. Born in Troy on March 6, 1963, he was the son of John and Mary (Rivers) Parker. Jeffery had been a resident of the Saranac Lake area for the past 26 years coming from Plattsburgh. He was a volunteer for the ...

Death Notice: Jean B. Ketchledge

Mrs. Jean B. Ketchledge, 93, of Potsdam, passed away at her residence on Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017, while under the care of her daughter Joan and Hospice and Palliative Care of the St. Lawrence Valley. Arrangements are under the direction of the Garner Funeral Service, Potsdam. Burial ...

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Mary E. Reid

Mary E. Reid, 89, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017, at Saranac Village at Will Rogers, where she had made her home for the past 10 years. Mary Carolyn Ehrcke was born on March 16, 1928, to parents William and Carol (Strohmaier). She grew up in Albany in a little bungalow built by her ...

170920Kathleen Quinn

Kathleen E. Quinn

Kathleen E. Quinn, 69, of Lake Placid, passed away peacefully on Monday, Sept. 18, 2017, after a courageous battle with cancer, during which she never complained. Born June 2, 1948, in New Rochelle, she was the daughter of the late Nicolas A. and Patricia (Walker) Quinn. Following her ...

Death Notice: Kimberly A. Barney

Kimberly Anne Barney, 56, of Lake Placid, died unexpectedly Friday, Sept. 15, 2017, in Saranac Lake. Miss Barney was born March 19, 1961, in Lake Placid. She is the daughter of the late William A. Barney and the late Maude (Smith) Barney. A graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. ...

Death Notice: David L. Hare

David Leon Hare, 35, of Lake Placid, died Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017, at his home in Lake Placid. Mr. Hare was born Dec. 12, 1981, in Saranac Lake. He is the son of Richard A. and the late Marlene D. (Therault) Hare. At this time there are no calling hours or services scheduled. The ...

170919Susan Hinckley

Susan G. Hinckley

Susan G. Hinckley of Lake Placid, the daughter of the late Clarence M. Hinckley and Beatrice R. Hinckley (Cassavaugh) passed peacefully Saturday, Sept.16, 2017, surrounded by her loving family. Susan was born Aug. 26, 1954 in Keene. Susan was a lifetime resident of Lake Placid with her ...

170919Rowan

James M. Rowan

James Michael Rowan, of Helena, Montana, passed away unexpectedly, on Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. Jim, affectionately nicknamed “Jim Mike,” was born on Dec. 19, 1960, in Saranac Lake and grew up in Tupper Lake. Jim Mike loved the outdoors, especially in the winter. He played hockey on the ...

Death Notice: Kathleen E. Quinn

Kathleen Elizabeth Quinn, 69, of Greenwood Street, Lake Placid, passed away Monday, Sept. 18, 2017, at Adirondack Medical Center of Saranac Lake. There will be no calling hours. A mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 21 at St. Agnes Church in Lake Placid. ...

Priscilla Garrand

Priscilla Garrand passed away secure in her love for her Lord at Meadowbrook Nursing Home on Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017. She was born at Physicians Hospital of Plattsburgh on Aug. 6, 1927 to Daniel Burt and Ruth (Stickney) Straight. During World War II, she became a registered nurse ...

170918Carolyn Pollack

Carolyn L. Pollack

FORT MYERS, Florida — Carolyn L. Pollack, 70, a 16-year Florida resident, formerly of Dover Plains, died on Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017 in Fort Myers, Florida. Mrs. Pollack worked as a therapy aide at the Harlem Valley Psychiatric Center in Wingdale for 32 years retiring in 1999. Born ...

Jerrald “Jerry” N. Cherrier

GUILDERLAND — Jerrald “Jerry” N. Cherrier, 80, passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017. Jerry was born in North Bangor to the late Leon and Gladys Cherrier on April 7, 1937. Jerry grew up in Saranac Lake and spent most of his life as a resident of Albany. He is survived by his ...

Death notice: Hilari Fredricks Connington

Hilari Fredricks Connington of Upper Jay, passed away on Aug. 8, 2017 with her family by her side. Donations can be made to the Adirondack Council, the Upper Jay Art Center, the Wells Memorial Library, and the Ausable River Association.

Arthur Joseph “A.J.” Borden

A.J. (Arthur Joseph Borden) went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, Sept. 10, 2017. A.J. was a true fighter, he fought right up to the end. Jeremiah 17:7 “But blessed are those who trust in the Lord, and have made the Lord their hope and confidence.” NLT. A.J. was survived by his ...

Barbara J. Nugent-Bitterman

Barbara J. Nugent-Bitterman, 61, of Naples, Florida, formerly of Lake Placid, left this world far too early on Monday, May 29, 2017, to join those who had gone before her. Barbara was born Jan. 4, 1956, in Lake Placid, the baby of four children. She spent the majority of her life in the ...

Sandra J. Kane

Sandra J. Kane, 77, went home to be with her Lord on Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017, at Adirondack Medical Center, in the presence of her beloved granddaughter, Samantha, and other family and friends. She was born to Joseph and Viola (Douglas) Rondeau in Black Brook on July 2, 1940. She graduated ...

170907GlenfordFoley

Glenford Foley

Glenford Foley, 88, of 14 Kiwassa Road, Saranac Lake, died Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017, at Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital in Plattsburgh. Born in St. Regis Falls on July 5, 1929, he was the son of Vernon and Viola (Debien) Foley. Glenford married Dorothy Sovay. She predeceased him on July ...

170906PMundy

Rev. Patrick W. Mundy

The Rev. Patrick W. Mundy, 79, passed into new life with his family at his side on Monday, Sept. 4, 2017, at Meadowbrook Healthcare in Plattsburgh. The reception of the body will be at 3:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 7 at St. John the Baptist Church in Plattsburgh, led by the Rev. Msgr. Dennis ...