Obituaries

171212Mary Dudley

Mary Elizabeth Dudley

Mary Elizabeth Dudley, 90, of Lake Placid, died Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, at her home. She was born July 27, 1927 in Lake Placid, the daughter of Flora Patterson (Winch) and Leonard Haskins. Mary attended and graduated Lake Placid High School, Class of 1946. She enjoyed being a home ...

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W. Robert Ringrose

W. Robert Ringrose, 84, of Tupper Lake, passed away peacefully at his home on Friday, Dec. 8, 2017. He was the son of William R. and Helen Ringrose Michael, and grew up in Rome, N.Y., attending schools there, and graduating from Rome Free Academy in 1952. Bob went on to earn an ...

Dennis A. Mullen

Dennis A Mullen, 71, of Lake Clear, died Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017, at Adirondack Medical Center in Saranac Lake. Born in Wallkill on Dec. 11, 1945, he was the son of Charles and Louise (Kramer) Mullen. Dennis attended and graduated from Wallkill Central High school in 1964. He later ...

Death notice: Patricia M. Fuge

Patricia M. Fuge, 86, of Lake Placid, died Friday, Dec. 1, 2017 at her home. Mrs. Fuge was born April 6, 1931 in New York City. She is the daughter of the late Leonard J. and the late Muriel (Lange) Walsh. She was predeceased by her husband, William J. Fuge on Oct. 9, 2016. Services will ...

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Major Day Jr.

Major Day Jr., 76 of Upper Saranac Lake, died Nov. 24, 2017. He is survived by his brother Peter of Tupper Lake, former wife Kathleen, his children Lisa and Bruce, and grandchildren. He was predeceased by his parents, Martha and Major, and sister Barbara. Major graduated from Saranac ...

Lt. Commander Bruce Clifford Barry

Lieutenant Commander Bruce Clifford Barry, U.S. Navy, retired, 98, formerly of Rainbow Lake and most recently of Champlain Valley Senior Community, Willsboro, died Sunday, Nov. 26, 2017. Born in Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin on Jan. 30, 1919, he was the son of Philip and Mary (Schwahn) ...

171201Luella Carr

Luella M. Carr

Luella M. Carr, 91, of Saranac Lake, died Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017 at Adirondack Medical Center. Born in Willsboro on Jan. 7, 1926, she was the daughter of Friend and Helen (Foran) Thompson. Mrs. Carr had been a resident of Saranac Lake for most of her life. She had been employed by New ...

171130DanaConway

Dana M. Conway

Dana Marie Conway, 34, of Bloomingdale died tragically on Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. Born in Saranac Lake on Dec. 13, 1982, she was a 2001 graduate of Saranac Lake High School. She was the loving and doting mother to her daughters Angelina Jennie-Marie, 11, Jezibelle Sky, 6, and Raven ...

171129Thelma Kirsten

Thelma G. (Paye) Buck Kirstein

Thelma Georgeanna (Paye) Buck Kirstein, 94, of Greenville, South Carolina died Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017. She was born in Tupper Lake at the Hotel Faust, which was owned and operated by her grandmother Georgeanna. She was the daughter of the late Alice Girard and Leon Burl Paye and an only ...

171121MichaelAlexander

Michael I. Alexander

Michael I. Alexander, also known as “Big Mike,” was born Nov 15, 1955, and passed away peacefully at his home in Saranac Lake, surrounded by his family and friends, early on the morning of Nov. 22, 2017. Michael’s love for basketball was larger than life, so much that back home in the ...

171118DrAlfioRomano

Dr. Alfio J. Romano

WILLOW SPRING, N.C. — Dr. Alfio J. Romano, 87, passed away Thursday. Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 18, in the Bryan-Lee Funeral Chapel in Garner, North Carolina. Dr. Romano was born in Brooklyn to the late Giuseppe and Adelina Romano. He was a graduate of ...

Theodore ‘Ted’ E. Bowler

Theodore “Ted” E. Bowler, 87, of Gloversville, passed on Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017, at Mountain Valley Hospice in Gloversville. He was born in Tribes Hill and was the son of the late Edgar and Laura (Putnam) Bowler. Ted had owned and operated “Bowlers T.V. and Appliances,” operated a ...

171115Norris Aubin

Norris G. Aubin

Norris G. Aubin, 81, of Saranac Lake, died Monday, Nov. 13, 2017, at the Adirondack Medical Center in Saranac Lake after a brief illness. Born in Saranac Lake on July 15, 1936, he was the son of Alex and Violet (Duprey) Aubin Sr. On Jan. 11, 1958 Norris married Jessie Durkee at the First ...

171115Robert Tomlinson

Robert Tomlinson

Robert Tomlinson, 59, of Ray Brook, died Monday, Nov. 13, 2017. Born in Massena on Feb. 13, 1958, Robert was the son of John and Ann E. (Penniston) Tomlinson. Robert was well liked by his housemates and peers in the seniors program. He loved everyone and was loved by everyone he came in ...

Agnes “Aggie” Edgley

Agnes “Aggie” Edgley, 97, of Lake Placid, passed away Monday, Nov. 13, 2017, at Elderwood Of Uihlein at Lake Placid. Mrs. Edgley was born July 5, 1920 in Lake Placid. She is the daughter of the late Peter and the late Margaret (Cambridge) Edwards. Mrs. Edgley earned her Bachelor ...

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James W. Bombard

James W. Bombard, 77, formerly of Maple Hill, Saranac Lake, died on Oct. 20, 2017, at the Fitchfield Gardens Nursing Home in Fitchfield, Massachusetts from dementia-Alzheimer’s Disease. He was the son of A. Douglas and Charlotte Little John Bombard. A graduate of Saranac Lake High ...

171109Tom Fiumara

Thomas J. Fiumara

Thomas John Fiumara, 82, of Lake Placid, formerly of Fulton and Queensbury, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017, from Progressive Supranuclear Palsy. Born in Fulton on June 20, 1935, he was the son of the late John and Anna Fiumara. Tom was married to JoAnne Fratello on May 15, 1965 in ...

171109Julia Harvey

Julia (Hitchcock) Harvey

Julia Hitchcock Harvey, 63, of Midland, Texas passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017. Julia “Julie” Marie Hitchcock was born on April 6, 1954, in Minneapolis, Minnesota to Tom and Doris Hitchcock. She grew up in St. Anthony Village and attended St. Anthony High School where she excelled ...

171109Lawrence, Ron

Ronald C. Lawrence

ROCHESTER — Ronald C. Lawrence passed away Friday, Nov. 3, 2017, at the age of 65. He was born in Saranac Lake to the late Lyman and Jane Lawrence. He is survived by his brothers, Richard (Roseanne) Lawrence and Kenneth Lawrence; niece Jamie Morgan; uncle Robert Castilano; and many ...

171108Kevin Symonds

Kevin L. Symonds Sr.

Kevin L. Symonds Sr., 60, of 14 Kiwassa Road, Saranac Lake, died Friday, Nov. 3, 2017. Born in Saranac Lake on Feb. 25, 1957, he was the son of Kenneth and Isabelle (Mosher) Symonds. Kevin, married Lynne (Giddings) on Feb. 28, 1976 in Saranac Lake. Kevin had been employed at Gendron’s ...