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Obituaries

Sister Carolyn Parker

Sister Carolyn Parker, R.S.M., 76, of Lake Placid, passed away Thursday, Sept. 3, 2020, at Elderwood of Uihlein at Lake Placid. Sister was born Sept. 12, 1943, in Plattsburgh, the daughter of Pearlie and Anna (Murphy) Parker. She graduated from Douglas Elementary School and Beekmantown ...

Death notice: Basil C. Johnson Sr.

Word has been received of the death of Basil C. Johnson Sr., 96, of Bloomingdale, on Thursday, Sept., 2020. Calling hours are tentatively set to take place at the Fortune-Keough Funeral Home in Saranac Lake on Friday, Sept. 11 from 3 to 6 p.m. A funeral service will immediately follow at 6 ...

Death notice: Timothy John Peria

Word has been received of the death of Timothy John Peria, age 67, of Saranac Lake, on Friday, Sept. 4, 2020, at his home. Funeral arrangements are in care of the Fortune-Keough Funeral Home in Saranac Lake. A graveside service is tentatively set to take place at 1 p.m. on Friday Sept. 11 ...

Burial notice: Warfield ‘Terry’ Reynolds

A burial for Warfield “Terry” Reynolds will take place on Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020, at 11 a.m. in Lake View Cemetery, Tupper Lake, with military honors and the Rev. Rick Wilburn officiating. Terry passed away earlier this year, April 8, with his loving wife by his side. Services are ...

Sidney ‘Sid’ John Ward Jr.

Sidney “Sid” John Ward Jr., 78, of Jay passed away unexpectedly but peacefully Aug. 24, 2020, at his home. The “Chairman of the (Cutting) Board” was born June 16, 1942, to Sidney Ward Sr. and Agnes (Richards) Ward. He graduated from AuSable Forks High School in 1960 and completed ...

Sandra A. Walker

Sandra A. Walker, 77, of Saranac Lake passed away peacefully on Aug. 25, 2020, at her home under the care of High Peaks Hospice, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on Sept. 19, 1942, in Potsdam, to the late Eddy and Virginia Cayen. She graduated from Potsdam High School and went ...

Sandra A. Walker

Word has been received of the death of Sandra A. Walker, age 77, of Saranac Lake, who died on Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2020. Funeral arrangements are in care of the Fortune-Keough Funeral Home in Saranac Lake. A Mass of Christian Burial is tentatively set to take place on Monday Aug. 31, 2020 at ...

Howard W. ‘Doc’ Smith

Howard Willis Smith. M.D., F.A.C.S., D.D.S. of New York City, former Professor at Yale University School of Medicine and Columbia School of Medicine, founder of Chairs in Otolaryngology and Pediatric Otolaryngology at Columbia University School of Medicine, co-founder of the American Board of ...

Frances K. Davis

Frances K. Davis of Lake Placid died on Aug. 13, 2020. She was born Jan. 11, 1920 in New York City, the daughter of Benjamin and Lillie (Perlman) Kinberg. She was the beloved wife of the late Jack M. Davis, the mother of Donna Fraioli, two sons, David and Jim, who predeceased her and devoted ...

Lynn Clausen

After a strong fight, Lynn Clausen, 68, succumbed to complications of a stroke at Homes Regional Medical Center in Melbourne, Florida, on Aug. 10, 2020. Lynn, daughter of Leona Fetzer, Anthony Casalaro and Emmett Lyons, grew up in Elmsford, New York. She spent her summers in the small rural ...

Brenda L. Greenwood

Brenda (Tetter) Greenwood passed on July 21 at the age of 73, in her winter home in Barefoot Bay, Florida after an extensive battle with COPD. She was born July 16, 1947 in Tupper Lake, where she lived for 10 years before moving to Saranac Lake. As a young woman she moved to Rochester, to be ...

Frederick J. Morrow

Frederick J. Morrow passed away Aug, 16, 2020 at the age of 67, in Rome, New York, after a lengthy illness. He was born in Saranac Lake on April 1, 1953. He was the son of Beverly Corson Morrow and Ted Morrow. He was a musician and artist. Mr. Morrow retired from Harden Furniture as a ...

Catherine M. Carter

Catherine M. Carter, 98 of Lake Clear passed away on Saturday Aug. 15, 2020 at the Adirondack Medical Center in Saranac Lake. Catherine was born on Dec. 16, 1921 in Rouses Point, New York, to Louis and Emelia (Rouet) Babin. She married Clayton H. Carter on July 26, 1941. Catherine is ...

James C. McNeil

James C. McNeil, 77, of Loon Lake and Peru, New York, passed away on Saturday, Aug. 15, 2020, at his home surrounded by loving family. He was born in Dubois, Pennsylvania on Oct. 26, 1942, the son of John McNeil and Irene Jones. Depending on the company he was in he was called by many names ...

Aeron Steenberge-McIntyre

Our Precious Angel, Aeron Daesean Steenberge-McIntyre came to us on Oct. 8, 2019, with a fighting spirit and a will to live. From the moment he was able to come home to his family, after his early entrance into the world, he was the light of our lives. He brought joy, smiles, laughter and ...

Erma Jean Haselton

Erma Jean Haselton passed away at her home in Florida April 10, 2020. A graveside prayer service will be held Saturday, Aug. 22 at 2 p.m. at the Haselton Cemetery, Haselton Road, Wilmington. Rev. Grace Govenettio will officiate. The M.B. Clark, Inc. Funeral Home in Lake Placid is in charge ...

Kathlyn McCarthy Sullivan

Kathlyn McCarthy Sullivan, a resident of Lake Placid and The Villages, Florida, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Aug. 9. “Kay” was born in Potsdam on Dec. 15, 1924 and graduated from State University of New York at Potsdam. She was a life-long teacher and learner; she taught ...

Jutta McNeil

Jutta McNeil (April 1, 1941 — August 6, 2020) died peacefully in her sleep at home in Puerto de Andratx, Mallorca, Spain. She studied at the Sorbonne and at Harvard. We met in Gibraltar (she had been hitchhiking in Morocco), and she sailed with me across the Atlantic, around the Caribbean, ...

Earl Eugene Lawrence, Jr.

Earl Eugene Lawrence, Jr., age 81, formerly of Saranac Lake, died Friday, Aug. 7, 2020, at the C.V.P.H Medical Center in Plattsburgh. Born in Saranac Lake, New York on Oct. 12, 1938, he was the son of Earl and Myrtle (Skeels) Lawrence, Sr. Earl had been employed for Bezio Heating Company ...

Drummond LaBarge

Drummond LaBarge, 97, passed away peacefully at home in the loving care of his children. Born on Aug. 20, 1922, son of Addie and Charlie LaBarge. He was predeceased by his sisters; May, at 2 years old from diphtheria, Veronica Barrett, Beatrice Corneau; brothers, Clarence and ...