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Obituaries

Lee LaMare

Word has been received of the death of Lee LaMare of Tupper Lake.Calling hours are scheduled from 4 to 7 p.m. Monday, May 26 at the Stuart-Fortune-Keough Funeral Home in Tupper Lake. A mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at noon Tuesday, May 27 at St. Alphonsus Church in Tupper Lake.A ...

Margaret L. Lamy

In the early morning hours of Nov. 22, 2013, Margaret Louise Lamy slipped quietly into heaven at the age of 83.Marge or Margie, as she was affectionately known, was born on Dec. 16, 1929 in Lake Placid to Gordon H. Wilson and Anna Wilson Bathgate.Marge graduated from Lake Placid High School in ...

Roger F. Sochia

SOUTH GLENS FALLS - Roger F. Sochia, 71, of 15 Old Bend Road, Moreau, died March 14, 2014, at Glens Falls Hospital after a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer.Born Feb. 7, 1943, in Malone. He was the son of the late Everett L. and Helen (Sather) Sochia.Roger was a 1961 graduate of Saranac ...

Roger F. Sochia

SOUTH GLENS FALLS - Roger F. Sochia, 71, of 15 Old Bend Road, Moreau, died March 14, 2014, at Glens Falls Hospital after a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer.Born Feb. 7, 1943, in Malone. He was the son of the late Everett L. and Helen (Sather) Sochia.Roger was a 1961 graduate of Saranac ...

Rita C. Kenedy

Interment services have been set for Rita C. Kenedy, 92, of 25 Birch St., Saranac Lake, who died on Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, at Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital in Plattsburgh.A graveside service will take place at 2:15 p.m. Friday, May 23 at St. Bernard's Cemetery in Saranac Lake.Friends ...

Lee F. Marion

Word has been received of the death of Lee F. Marion, 78, formerly of North Hudson and currently of 60 Church St., Saranac Lake, who died on Monday, May 19, 2014 at his home.Funeral arrangements are in care of the Fortune-Keough Funeral Home in Saranac Lake. A memorial service will take place ...

James C. Knight

James C. Knight, 75, passed away peacefully at home on Saturday, May 17, 2014.Jim was born in Lake Placid on Nov. 25, 1938. He graduated from Saranac Lake High School, with his brother Clark in 1958. While in high school, his love for sports emerged by playing baseball and helping as a team ...

Elizabeth A. Baker

Interment services have been set for Elizabeth "Liz" Anne Baker, 71, who passed into the hands of the Lord, on Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013, at her home in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, surrounded by her family.Funeral arrangements are in care of the Fortune-Keough Funeral Home in Saranac Lake. A ...

Richard J. Van Wormer

Richard J. Van Wormer, husband of the former Diane Wells of Albany, died Feb. 24, 2014.Friends are invited to gather at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, May 17 at St. Brendan's Catholic Church in Keene. A Mass of Christian burial will be held at noon, followed by interment in Norton Cemetery, Keene.

George G. Hart

Dr. George Gremple Hart, a lifelong resident of Lake Placid, died quietly at home on Tuesday, May 13, 2014, in his 98th year.Dr. Hart was the son of Edward and Sarah Gremple Hart. Edward Hart was an orphan in London, England, and arrived in the New World on the S.S. Numidian from Liverpool at ...

Denise (McCarthy) Fyda

Denise (McCarthy) Fyda, 59, died Wednesday, May 7, 2014, in Tampa, Florida.She was born and raised in Saranac Lake.She is survived by husband Frank Fyda, sister-in-law Warrene McCarthy, nephew Robert Yando of Bloomingdale and niece Jeanne McCarthy.The Veteran Funeral Home in Tampa handled the ...

The Rev. Canon Frederick Carleton McQuade Jr.

ALBANY - The Rev. Canon Frederick Carleton McQuade Jr. left this life in peace surrounded by family on Friday, May 9, 2014.He was the son of the late Frederick C. and Elizabeth S. McQuade. Born on May 15, 1933, in Albany, he spent his youth in Spencertown, graduating from Chatham High School, ...

Father Art Johnson

Father Art Johnson, former CEO and president of St. Joseph's Addiction Treatment & Recovery Centers, died March 26, 2014, at the age of 63 at Lourdes McKeen Towers in Florida.During his decade of service at St. Joseph's, from 1989 to 1999, Fr. Art, along with the Centers' Executive ...

Florence Ruth (Klein) Hoyt

Florence Ruth (Klein) Hoyt, 97, of Paul Smiths, New York, daughter of Florence and Henry Klein of Homestead, Pennsylvania, passed away on May 1, 2014.She passed as gentle and graciously as she lived. The memories of her beauty inside and outside will remain in the hearts and thoughts of many ...

Salvatore Carrara Jr.

Interment services have been set for Salvatore Carrara Jr., 83, of 301 Plank Road, Bloomingdale, who died on Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014, at the Adirondack Medical Center.A graveside service with military honors will take place at 3 p.m. Monday, May 12 at St. Paul's Cemetery in Bloomingdale.Friends ...

Robert J. Gillis

Robert J. Gillis Senior, born Aug. 11, 1930, passed away Tuesday, May 6, 2014, with his family present at Adirondack Medical Center.Bob was the child of Edna Rule Gillis Bellows and Charles Gillis of Tupper Lake.Bob was a veteran serving in the armed service during the Korean war in the ...

Joel E. Harwood

ELIZABETHTOWN - Joel E. Harwood, 45, of 258 Cutting Road, Elizabethtown, died Sunday, May 4, 2014, at his home.He was born June 29, 1968, in Malone, the son of James and Catherine (Anderson) Harwood.Joel was an avid outdoorsman with a passion for protecting the environment. He enjoyed skiing, ...

Patricia D. Oddy

Patricia D. Oddy, 83, of 62 Labrador Lane, Saranac Lake, died Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at the Adirondack Medical Center.Born in Saranac Lake on June 18, 1930, she was the daughter of Walter Hugh and Margaret (Burke) Duffy. She married Nathaniel Oddy on July 5, 1952 in Saranac Lake.She is ...

Robert J. Gillis

Word has been received that Robert J. Gillis of 101 Raquette River Drive, Tupper Lake, passed away with his family present on Tuesday, May 6, 2014.Robert's family will receive friends from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday, May 9 with a service to follow at Stuart-Fortune-Keough Funeral Home in Tupper Lake.A ...

Sally Hogan

RAINBOW LAKE -Sally Hogan, 74, of county Route 60, Rainbow Lake, passed away Monday, May 5, 2014 at her home under the loving care of her family and High Peaks Hospice.She was born in Saranac Lake June 9, 1939, the daughter of Peter and Adelaide VanCour.Sally was a graduate of Saranac Lake High ...