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Melvin F. Lesse, 92

Melvin F. Lesse Bedford, N.H. – Melvin F. Lesse, 92, died peacefully in his sleep on Feb. 16.  Formerly lived in Gainesville, Fla. and Granville, N.Y. Born in Buffalo, N.Y., he was the son of Felix C. Lesniewski and Estelle Paluch.  Melvin was a graduate of King’s Point Merchant Marine Academy and served as a […]

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Florence Hanley, 92

Our beloved mother, Florence Hanley, 92, left this earth to be with her heavenly father on Feb. 2, 2011. Born June 26, 1918, in New York Mills, she was the daughter of Stephen and Teresa Dubiel.  Florence moved to Whitehall after meeting her husband, William, and this was where she raised her family and lived […]

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Violet M. Munger, 68

Violet M. Munger, age 68, of Wells, Vt., passed away on Sept. 8, 2009, at the Rutland (Vt.) Regional Medical Center.   Violet was born in Claremont, N.H., on July 26, 1941, daughter of the late George and Helen (Mason) Greene.  She lived in Poultney, Vt., and the Wells area all her life. Violet enjoyed […]

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Glenola Forcucci

Glenola “Babe” Forcucci, age 87, of Granville went to join her son Joe on Thursday, Feb. 19, 2009. Babe passed away peacefully at her daughter Pat’s home in Saratoga Springs with her daughter at her side.   Babe was born in Skaneatles Falls, N.Y., on Aug. 30, 1921. She was the daughter of the late […]

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John A. “Jack” Pacyna

John A. "Jack" Pacyna, 90, of Granville passed away on Friday, Jan. 2, 2009 at Glens Falls Hospital following a brief illness. Jack was born on Dec. 20 1918 in Mineville, N.Y., the son of Michael and Katherine (Huchro) Pacyna. He was raised in South Poultney, Vt.Jack is predeceased by his son, John S. Pacyna, […]

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Sophie Mazur Marotti, 89

Sophie Mazur Marotti, age 89, of Poultney, passed away on Oct. 25, 2008 at the Indian River Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Granville. Sophie was born in Poultney on April 21, 1919, daughter of the late Henry and Mary (Philips) Mazur. Prior to her retirement, she was employed for 40 years at Honeywell in New […]

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Dilys T. Morris

Dilys T. Morris, of Church Street, Poultney, went into the arms of the Lord on Friday, Oct. 17 at the Glens Falls Hospital with her family at her side. Dilys was born in Poultney on May 5, 1912, daughter of the late Jane E. and Robert O. Thomas. She worked for many years at Lynch’s […]

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Gordon J. Petty

  Gordon J. Petty of Hampton died May 30, 2008 at his home, surrounded by his loving family. He was the son of the late Raymond and Charlotte (Batease)   Petty. Gordon was born on August 8, 1943. He worked for many years at Green Mountain College and was also a self-employed dairy farmer. Gordon […]

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Gordon J. Petty

  Gordon J. Petty of Hampton died May 30, 2008 at his home, surrounded by his loving family. He was the son of the late Raymond and Charlotte (Batease)   Petty. Gordon was born on August 8, 1943. He worked for many years at Green Mountain College and was also a self-employed dairy farmer. Gordon […]

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Police seek grant for vests

By Dan King Bulletproof vests get old and worn out after about five years, so the village of Whitehall is […]

Village requires officers leave near Whitehall

Police forces exist to “serve and protect” the jurisdiction that they serve and village officials think that can be done […]

Officials debate framework of law

By Dan King A contentious discussion about a potential nuisance law led one village trustee to contemplate his role on […]

School years begins with purpose

Vivid maroon banners with the phrase, “Excellence is our standard, not our goal,” are now draped upon all buildings on […]

Village tardy in submitting discharge reports

By Dan King Whitehall is behind on submitting the Discharge Monitoring Report for the wastewater treatment plant, dating back to […]

Boy Scout seeks to revitalize cemetery

By Dan King John Hollister, a tenth grader at Whitehall High School has come up with a unique community service […]