Obituaries

Funeral notice: Lawrence F. Kelly

Services have been set for Lawrence F. Kelly, 91, of Vermontville, who died on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019, at Elderwood of Uihlein at Lake Placid. A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 11 at St. Paul’s Oratory in Bloomingdale, with the Rev. Patrick Ratigan ...

Kenneth L. Hare

Kenneth L. Hare, 78, of Lake Placid, died unexpectedly Sunday, April 28, 2019, while on vacation in Williamsburg Virginia. Mr. Hare was born on March 21, 1941. He was the son of the late Walter Hare and the late Gertrude (Torrance) Hare. He married the late Carolyn Wilkins on April 6, 1963. ...

Annette Shackett

Annette B. Shackett, 86, formerly of Lake Placid and Keene, ended her years-long battle with dementia on April 7, 2019. She resided most recently at Mansfield Place in Essex Junction, Vermont. Prior to that she lived at The Pines in South Burlington, Vermont, where she moved after the death of ...

Lawrence A. ‘Larry’ Sovay

Lawrence A. “Larry” Sovay, 91, of Fort Covington, passed away early Sunday, April 28, 2019, at the Meadowbrook Nursing Home, in Plattsburgh. He had been a resident there since Dec. 23, 2014. Born in St. Regis Falls, October 4, 1927, he was the son of the late Lawrence W. and Lillian ...

Evelyn (Ecke) Outcalt

Evelyn (Ecke) Outcalt died on Dec. 28, 2018, at Eldwerwood of Uihlein in Lake Placid. She had celebrated her 100th birthday on Sept. 25 of that year. She lived in Saranac Lake since 1959, moving north from New Jersey to Delmar and then here with her husband George, who took a job as the ...

Judith Duncan

Judith Duncan, 80, of Upper St. Regis Lake, died peacefully on Wednesday, April 24, 2019, at her daughter’s home in Lake Clear.    Born in New York City on Oct. 21, 1938, she was the oldest daughter of Henry A. and Mary F. (Peterson) Fenn. Judith met Ransom H. Duncan as children together ...

Ridgely ‘Chip’ Harrison III

Ridgely “Chip” Harrison III, 67, died unexpectedly in a bicycle accident on April 22, 2019, on Longboat Key, Florida. He passed immediately with no pain while doing something he loved. Chip was born in 1951 to Jeannie Frey Harrison (Drake) and Ridgely Harrison Jr. in Montclair, New ...

Elsie J. (Gallo) Northrup

Elsie Jane (Gallo) Northrup, 92, of Lake Placid, and formerly of Hilton, passed away on Monday, April 22, 2019, at the Adirondack Medical Center in Saranac Lake with her family by her side. Born in Brockport on Dec. 23, 1926, she was the daughter of Peter and Adalcisa Gallo. Elsie married ...

Rogene Vosburgh LeMay

Rogene Vosburgh LeMay, 91, of Lake Clear, died Tuesday, April 23, 2019, at the Adirondack Medical Center in Saranac Lake. Born in Saranac Lake on March 14, 1928, she was the daughter of Maurice Vosburgh and and Gloria Thompson Vosburgh. Rogene graduated from Saranac Lake High School. She ...

Evelyn (Ecke) Outcalt

Evelyn (Ecke) Outcalt died on Dec. 28, 2018, at Elderwood of Uihlein in Lake Placid. She had celebrated her 100th birthday on Sept. 25 of that year. She lived in Saranac Lake since 1959, moving north from New Jersey to Delmar and then here with her husband George, who took a job as the ...

Evan P. Bauer

Mr. Evan P. Bauer, 76, died Wednesday, April 17, 2019, in Tampa, Florida, where he was a longtime resident. Evan was born Feb. 24, 1943, in Western New York, the son of Richard and Hilda McEwen Bauer. On March 13, 1987, he married the former Elizabeth “Liz” Rondeau in Lake Placid. ...

Ethel McIntyre Walsh

Ethel McIntyre Walsh died Saturday, April 20, 2019, at Mansfield Place in Essex Junction, Vermont, at the age of 90. She was born Aug. 23, 1928 the daughter of Merton and Alvira (Shoen) McIntyre. Ethel graduated from Lake Placid High School in 1946 and Potsdam Teachers College in 1950. She ...

Rick Fortune

Rick Fortune, 62, of Saranac Lake, died Friday, April 19, 2019. Born in Saranac Lake on Dec. 5, 1956, he was the son of Frederick and Bernita (Naegle) Fortune. Rick married Katharine “Katie” Riedinger on Aug. 24, 1991, at St. Bernard’s Church in Saranac Lake. Rick lived in ...

Cynthia Jane Carey

Cynthia Jane Carey of Watsonville, California, died on Tuesday, March 26, 2019, in a tragic car accident in Capitola, California. Widely known as “Jane Carey” and “Janie Ryan” to her family and friends, she was 60 years old. She was born Cynthia Jane Ryan on Feb. 17, 1959, in ...

James A. ‘Bud’ Stanton

James Arthur “Bud” Stanton of Akron, formerly of Lake Placid, passed away March 23, 2019 at the age of 57. James was born Dec. 14, 1962 in Lake Placid, the son of Leland F. Stanton Sr. and Barbara J. (Watson) Stanton. Mr. Stanton passed away Sept. 10, 2015 and Mrs. Stanton passed away ...

Denis A. Brickey

Denis A. Brickey, 81, of Tupper Lake, passed away peacefully at the Adirondack Medical Center in Saranac Lake on Friday, April 12, 2019. Denis was the son of Elroy Brickey and Blanche (Denis) Brickey. He was born on December 7, 1937 in Tupper Lake. Denis was married to Janet M. (Dufrain) ...

Tom Clark

Tom Clark, 75, passed away Sunday April 7, 2019, at the Albany Medical Center.  He was born July 29, 1943 in Utica to Marion E. Randall and Joseph T. Clark. Tom cherished his time spent on the family farm in Gouverneur, and being with his extended family, especially his cousins Steve, ...

Gilles J. “Gil” Miron

Gilles J. “Gil” Miron, 79, of Saranac Lake, died Sunday April 14, 2019 at Mercy Living Center in Tupper Lake after a courageous battle with Lewy Body Dementia. Gil was born on Feb. 22, 1940 in Valleyfield, Quebec the son of Lucien and Germain Miron. Funeral arrangements are in care of ...

Herbert V.W. Bergamini

Dr. Herbert V. W. Bergamini fell peacefully asleep for the last time in the early morning of Tuesday, April 9, 2019, at his home in Lake Placid, embraced by the love of his family and friends. Dr. Bergamini served the Tri-Lakes community for more than 54 years, providing devoted and ...