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Bob Preston Chase, 85

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  Robert Preston Chase, (Bob), 85, of Poughkeepsie and Granville, N.Y. passed away on April 4, 2014, He succumbed to Parkinson’s disease.        Bob was born July 16, 1928, to Louis Edith Louise (Fuller) Chase in Boston, Mass. In his youth, Bob loved to roller-skate competitively. After his 1946 graduation, he was not content with traditional […]

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Frederick M. Hammond, 73

Frederick M. Hammond, age 73, passed away at his home on Saturday, Dec. 14, surrounded by his family. Fred was born in Granville, N.Y. on Jan. 17, 1940 the son of Willard (Bill) and Ethel(Morris) Hammond. Fred was a Veteran of the Army. For 13 he lived in Marion, N.C., but for the majority of […]

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Mitchell James Stanfield, 60

Mitchell James Stanfield, age 60, passed away at his residence on Nov. 25. Mitchell was born on Sept. 18, 1953, in Denver, Colo., the son of James and Jackie Stanfield. Mitchell was a very talented and unique individual; truly one of a kind. By all definitions he was a renaissance man. While he had a […]

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Clara F. Ort, 99

Clara F. Ort, age 99, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 20, at Pleasant Valley Infirmary in Argyle, following a long illness. Claire was born on Aug. 28, 1914 in Middletown, Vt. the daughter of Bert and Elizabeth Porter. Claire was a very hard worker and wonderful mother. She loved people. She worked throughout the years […]

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Lenora Evelyn Clark, 93

Lenora Evelyn Clark passed away on Nov. 18, at the Indian River Nursing and Rehabilitation. Lenora was born on April 12, 1920, in West Pawlet, Vt., the daughter of Jay and Charlotte (Ballard) Stearns. Lenora married Chester Clark. They spent the beginning of their 73-year marriage in a one-room schoolhouse converted into a home. Eventually […]

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Jayne Arra (Kyner) Luckenbaugh, 82

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Jayne Arra (Kyner) Luckenbaugh passed away Monday afternoon at Saratoga Hospital after a short illness. Born Aug. 20, 1931, in a farmhouse outside of Green Village, Pa., Jayne was the 10th of 11 children born to Edson and Daisy (Warren) Kyner. Jayne was the last surviving member of the family, having been predeceased by her […]

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Ann Mary Forgacs, 79

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Ann Mary Forgacs passed away Saturday, Nov. 9, in Granville.   Ann was born July 29, 1934, in Albany. She was the daughter of the late Mary (O’Connor) Judge and the late Thomas Judge. She graduated from Mary Immaculate High School in Ossining and attended the College of St. Rose in Albany.    On May […]

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Charles Edward Godette, 71

Charles Edward Godette passed away on Nov. 4, at Glens Falls Hospital.          Chuck was born on Jan. 8, 1942, in Granville, N.Y., the son of the late Robert and Verna (Flaska) Godette. Chuck worked for General Electric for ten years and then became a postal carrier in West Pawlet, Vt. He was an Army […]

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Tammy S. (Viger) Rathbun, 44

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Tammy S. (Viger) Rathbun, 44, our beloved wife, mother, daughter, sister and friend from Granville, N.Y. passed away on Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013 at Glens Falls Hospital following a 15-year battle with osteosarcoma cancer, with her loving family by her side.   She was born on July 5, 1969, in Cambridge, the daughter of Hilda […]

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Clara E. Shevil, 70

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  Clara E. Shevil, 70, passed away on Oct. 22, at the C. R. Wood Cancer Treatment Center surrounded by her “sweethearts”, which included her children, grandchildren, brother, nieces, nephews and friends. Born Nov. 17, 1942, in Poestenkill, N.Y., she was the daughter of the late John and Mary (Crandall) Lockwood. Besides her parents she […]

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Obituary: Dorothy “Tosh” (Keelan) Plisko

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West Pawlet, Vt. – Dorothy “Tosh” (Keelan)  Plisko, 86, went into the arms of the Lord on Wednesday, November 14, […]

Obituary: Thomas Edward (Tucker) Rock Sr.

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Whitehall – Thomas Edward (Tucker) Rock Sr., 71, of Lower Bellamy Street, went peacefully into the arms ms of the Lord while […]

North Country Freepress – 11/16/18

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Lakes Region Freepress – 11/16/18

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518 Wheels – 11/15/18

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Former church being transformed

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By Adam Cook   The Middle Granville Presbyterian Church on Route 22A has stood empty for the better part of […]

School bus passer ticketed

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By Krystle S. Morey A driver who claims she was “not paying attention” is facing legal ramifications after she drove […]

Dresden rushes to pass budget

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By Matthew Saari The Town of Dresden is attempting to fine-tune a budget, hold a public hearing and approve its […]

$100K to be returned to state

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By Krystle S. Morey The village of Granville will reluctantly return about $100,000 in grant money to the State of […]

Holiday meals to be offered

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Thanksgiving is coming soon and many churches and community organizations will open their doors to the public for a holiday […]

Obituary: Patricia W. Folger

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Patricia W. Folger, 75,  passed away on Sunday, November 4, 2018 after a long illness and a short stay at […]

Obituary: Faith S. Pitlak

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Faith S. Pitlak Poultney, VT – Faith Sarah Pitlak, passed away at her home on Lake St. Catherine, a place […]

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