With the approach of winter and the holidays, the Mettowee Valley Ecumenical Food Pantry is seeing a surge in demand for its services.
Stanley John Sufnarski passed away on Oct. 19, 2009, at St. Peter’s Hospice Inn in Albany. Stan was born on Feb. 19, 1927, in Amsterdam, the son of the late Stanley and Mary (Staszewski) Sufnarski. Stan was a graduate of Hartwick College with a bachelor of science degree in education. He [...]
Four-legged blessing Oct. 3 The sound of angry hissing might be cause for concern on any other day at St. Mary’s Church on Bulkley Avenue, but not Oct. 3 as a blessing of the animals will be performed at noon.
Frank J. Hadeka Sr., age 91, passed away at his home on June 24, 2009. Frank was born on Oct. 9, 1917, in Proctor, Vt., the son of Adolph and Mary (Pikelivicz) Hadeka. Frank was a veteran of World War II. Frank was retired from the U.S. Postal Service. He was a charter member and [...]
Marjorie F. Haines passed away at Glens Falls Hospital on Saturday, June 27, 2009.Marjorie was born on June 15, 1926, in White Horse, N.J., the daughter of John and Dorothy (Kerbey) McDonough.Some may remember Marjorie’s smiling face and helpful nature while she worked at Willowbrook Gardens for more than 17 years.Marjorie was a member of [...]
Imogene “Genii” McRoberts died at home on May 12, 2009, at the age of 80. A resident of Granville, N.Y., Genii grew up in Oneida, N.Y., the daughter of Bernadette Glover and the stepdaughter of Floyd Glover. Genii became the first female in her family to graduate from college in 1951 from Geneseo with a [...]
Mary G. “Babcia” Fabian, age 87, passed away Friday, May 8, 2009, at The Orchard Nursing Home after a long illness. Mary was born on Aug. 13, 1921, in West Rutland, Vt., the daughter of William and Julia (Misek) Godek.Mary retired after many years of work at the Nora Lee Garment factory in Granville. After [...]
“This community is amazingly generous and warm,” said JoAnn Holland, a volunteer at the Granville Area Ecumenical Council Food Pantry, which is coping with a surge in demand for assistance these days.
Malcolm K. Bouyea Jr., 66 of North Granville, N.Y., passed away Sunday, Feb. 1, 2009 at Glens Falls Hospital surrounded by his loving family. Born in Springfield, Mass., on Nov. 24, 1942, he was the only child of the late Malcolm and Helen Bouyea. He is survived by his loving wife of more than 40 [...]