Tag Archives: Expressions Of Sympathy

Thelma F. Lipka, 87

Thelma F. Lipka, 87, of County Route 21, died Saturday, Nov. 7, 2009, at her home.  Born on Feb. 9, 1922, she was the daughter of the late Earl L. Frazier and Lucy (Beckwith) Frazier Sisson.  She was a graduate of Whitehall Central School. She married Stephen J. Lipka on Feb. 12, 1942. They were married 56 […]

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Anna B. Case, 86,

Anna B. Case, 86, of 7th Avenue, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2009, at her home surrounded by her family.  Born on Jan. 22, 1923, in Whitehall, she was the daughter of the late John and Mary (Dell Uoma) Brock. Anna graduated from Whitehall High School in 1942, worked for General Electric and owned […]

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Peter Keffer-Fries, 27

  Peter Keffer-Fries of West Palm Beach, Fla., formerly of Winchester, Mass., died unexpectedly on Monday, Oct. 5, 2009.  He was 27 years old.    Peter was the son of Jeffery Keffer of Arlington, Mass., and the late Sandra Fries. He was the grandson of John and Rae Keffer of Indian River Estates, Vero Beach, […]

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Robert C. Hewitt, 89

Robert C. Hewitt, 89, of Main Street, South Glens Falls, passed away at his home on Saturday, Oct. 3, 2009, following a short illness surrounded by his loving family.    Born on June 16, 1920, in Plattsburgh, he was the son of the late Robert and Johanna (Jackstadt) Hewitt.  Robert was a veteran of the U. S. […]

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Marjorie S. Kennelly, 76,

  Marjorie S. Kennelly, 76, of Meadow Drive, Queensbury, passed away peacefully Thursday evening, Aug. 27, 2009, at Glens Falls Hospital following a short illness.   Born on March 10, 1933, in Maplewood, N.J., she was the daughter of the late J. Stanley and Genevieve (Johnston) Brown. In 1953, Marge graduated from Green Mountain Junior […]

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Edna Mae Brassaw

Edna Mae Brassaw, 80, formerly of Saunders Street, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, July 20, 2009, at the Glens Falls Hospital.   Born on Oct. 12, 1928, in Whitehall, she was the daughter of the late Arthur and Salome (Hunter) Brassaw.   Edna graduated as salutatorian from the Whitehall High School. In her early years, she worked as […]

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Rita Marie Leonard Boule Taylor

Rita Marie Leonard Boule Taylor, 90, of Champlain Avenue, passed away on Monday, June 15, 2009, at the Indian River Rehabilitation and Care Center in Granville following a short illness.  Born on Jan. 18, 1919, in West Rutland, Vt., she was the daughter of the late Paul and Corinne (Choquette) Leonard.   Rita enjoyed traveling, picnics […]

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Katherine E. Guitar

Katherine E. Guitar, 86, of County Route 12, passed away unexpectedly at her home on May 15, 2009.   Born on Feb. 14, 1923, in Ticonderoga, she was the daughter of the late William and Ella (Bennett) Manell.   She worked for many years at Champlain Silk Mill, the Whitehall Coat Factory, Sears Roebuck and Co and […]

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Nicholas J. Kopchick

A memorial service for Nicholas J. Kopchick, 68, of Naples, Fla., will be offered at 10 a.m., Friday, May 15, at St. William Church, 601 Seagate Drive, Naples. Nick was born in Granville, N.Y., to John and Helen Kopchick and graduated from SUNY Cortland and St. Lawrence University. He served as head of pupil personnel […]

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Mary Godek Fabian

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 […]

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2014 Washington County Fair Guide

Classifieds 08/20/14

Fire Co. renews search for lost horn

By Dan King Thirty years ago a silver plated presentation horn was stolen from the Whitehall Fire Company and the […]

Town finalizes speed reduction proposal

By Dan King Back in July, the Town of Whitehall drafted a proposal to reduce the speed limits of a […]

Officials weight safety vs. freedom of Amish

By Dan King Just when it seemed that all discrepancies and arguments about how to handle Whitehall’s growing Amish population […]

Superintendent upset with test scores

Whitehall Central School District Superintendent Elizabeth Legault has been analyzing data and researching educational policy in an attempt to turn […]

Increase in traffic hasn’t led to increase in accidents at intersection

By Dan King The intersection of County Routes 18 and 21 in Whitehall has always been a difficult intersection for […]

Enerjazz to conclude concert series

Whitehall’s summer concert series will be coming to a close on Friday, Aug. 22 at 7 p.m. and to say […]

Cheerleading made an official sport

By Dan King After years of being a club sport and funding all expenditures on their own, Whitehall cheerleaders have […]

State says their own building has code violations

By Dan King New York State Canal Corporation recently stopped by the new location for Friends of the Washington County […]

Storefront undergoes rebirth

A storefront that has stood on West Main Street for more than 100 years has been given new life. When […]

W. Pawlet auction Thursday

The West Pawlet Volunteer Fire Department will host its annual auction this evening at the West Pawlet Firehouse, Route 153, […]