Tag Archives: Great Grandchildren

Norma Dirga, 87

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Norma Jane Dirga, age 87, formerly of Factory Street, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2010, at the Glens Falls Hospital. Norma was born on Aug. 26, 1923, in Poultney, Vt., the daughter of Earl and Mary (Pepper) Gould. Norma love playing bingo, going for rides and watching television. Time spent with family and friends […]

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Ligita Garoza Stipins, 88

Ligita Garoza Stipins, 88, passed away Sunday, Oct. 31, 2010, at the Rutland Regional Medical Center in Rutland, Vt., surrounded by her family. Ligita came to the United States, with her late husband, Janis Stipins Sr., from war-torn Europe in 1947 and settled in New York City.  Janis Sr. went to work on the construction boom that […]

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Madeline Crandall, 80

Madeline Crandall passed away on March 3, 2010, following a short illness at Albany Medical Center. Madeline was born on Dec. 25, 1929, in Granville, the daughter of the late Maurice and Mary (Gilbert) Doty. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her sisters, Agnes VanGuilder and Helen Thayer. Survivors are her husband, […]

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Winifred E. DeKalb, 88

Winifred E. DeKalb, age 88, of North Granville, passed away on Nov. 7, 2009, at Glens Falls Hospital following a long illness.   Winifred was born on Oct. 8, 1921, in Fort Ann, the daughter of Clement and Jennie (Gibson) Fuller.   Winifred loved visiting her sons in Florida, and she particularly enjoyed eating out […]

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Mimi bears help bring joy, therapy

  In a very limited release, eight children received special “Mimi Bears” as a gift. The gift was made out of love and as a way to stay sane while Rita Gordon was treated for cancer. (more…)

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Burleigh E. Douglass

Burleigh E. Douglass passed away at the age of 84 on Feb. 23, 2009 in Woodstock, Ga.  He was the son of the late Burleigh J. and Lois Clark Douglass. He was born on Oct 26, 1924 in Whitehall. He lived his childhood in Whitehall and joined the US Army in 1944. He served in […]

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Helen Marian (Barnum) Kendall

Helen Marian (Barnum) Kendall passed into the arms of our Lord Jesus Christ on January 31, 2009. She had reached her ninety-sixth birthday on June 20, 2008.  Helen loved her children and grandchildren and great grand-children and enjoyed getting together or talking with them whenever she could. She also loved making jewelry or working with […]

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Carl E. Williams Sr.

Carl E. Williams Sr. CMSGT (Ret.) passed away on Jan. 11, 2009 in Falls Church, Va. He was preceded in death by his mother, Lorraine Williams and daughter, Vivian. Carl is survived by his wife of 51 years, Gwyneth (nee) Sykes; his children Carl, Lorraine (Brian), and Keith; six grandchildren, Teddy, Chrissy, Lindsay, Keith, Lauren, […]

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Lyle Hurlburt

Lyle Hurlburt, born on Oct. 19, 1942, lost his battle to cancer on Dec. 28, 2008 in Silsbee, Texas.  He was predeceased by his companion, Kay.  He was also predeceased by his father, Lucius Hurlburt, and mother Tressa Hurlburt. He is survived by his wife, Helen Hurlburt and daughters, Penny Mattison and husband John; Candy […]

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Carol R. Kirchner

Carol R. “Cary” Kirchner, age 69, of Granville passed away at her home on Friday, Dec. 5, 2008. Carol was born on Dec. 30, 1938 in Brooklyn, N.Y., the daughter of Eric and Ruth (Hinsch) Nelson. Carol lived in Salem, N.Y., for many years, having moved to Granville in the last few years. She formerly […]

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Search for Sasquatch resumes, forty years later

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By Dan King It’s been 40 years since the first reported Sasquatch sighting in Whitehall and now the quest to […]

Apathy leaves trustee seat vacant

Candidate pic Ken Bartholomew

By Dan King Whitehall’s mayor-elect, Ken Bartholomew was hoping someone would emerge to take his old trustee position, but that […]

Jane O’Shea resigns, cites issues with board

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By Derek Liebig A Granville principal is resigning at the end of the school year because of a disagreement over […]

Whitehall Elks honor three for service

New Elks officers are sworn into office

By Dan King Ken McKee, an old Whitehall Elk, used to tell his kids that the acronym BPOE stood for […]

Reelected, incumbents face challenges

By Derek Liebig Members of the Granville Village Board will be together for at least two more years. Incumbents Dean […]

Keough to plant community garden

Jensen Keough

By Dan King A Whitehall High School student has come up with a creative way to support local charity and […]