Tag Archives: Nieces

Family celebrates two-year anniversary together

By Jaime Thomas Father’s Day can mean a lot to a man. But for Bill Walker, this Sunday marks his first as a father to not one, but four, new daughters. He and his wife, Nickie, both of whom are in their early thirties, adopted three of his nieces this past Christmas Eve, and he […]

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Clare Brennan Rion

Clare Brennan Rion, a lifelong resident of Hudson, N.Y., passed away on Dec. 9, 2012 at Northern Dutchess Hospital in Rhinebeck, N.Y. after a brief illness. Clare was the daughter of Owen and Loretta Finn Brennan. She was born on Oct. 28, 1924. Upon graduation from St. Mary’s Academy, Hudson, N.Y., Clare worked at the […]

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Relia “Wanita” Truehart Delaney, 82

Hebron, NY — Wanita Delaney, 82 of Rte 22, Hebron, NY passed away on Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at her home. Wanita was born November 14th, 1929 in West Rupert, VT. She was the daughter of the late George WL Truehart and Frances Lida (Sherman) Truehart. Wanita is from a family of thirteen children. She […]

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Wesley W. Wolcott,45

GRANVILLE – Wesley W. Wolcott, age 45, passed away unexpectedly on May 23, 2012. Wesley was born on Nov. 11, 1966, in Glens Falls, the son of the late Lawrence and Joyce (Benway) Wolcott. Wesley was a loving father who enjoyed hanging out with friends and family. Wesley was a hard worker. He loved fishing. […]

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Peter James Plisko, 65

WEST PAWLET, Vt. — Peter James Plisko passed away unexpectedly May 3, 2012. Peter was born June 12, 1946, the son of William Sr. and Susan (Dirga) Plisko. He attended Granville School then enlisted in the U.S. Army where he served from 1963 until 1971. He spent time in Germany and with the 10 1st […]

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Emerson E. Cook, 62

Emerson E. Cook, age 62, passed away at the Albany Stratton VA Hospital on Thursday, Oct. 13, 2011. Emerson was born on July 31, 1949, in Granville, the son of Emerson and Alice (Benway) Cook. Emerson had retired from Hubbarton Forge in Castleton, Vt. Emerson loved to spend his spare time hunting and fishing. Emerson […]

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Gloria F. Chaplin, 69

Gloria F. Chaplin, 69 Gloria F. Chaplin quietly passed away in Ballston Spa on Sept.28, 2011. Born on Dec. 7, 1941 in Whitehall on Pearl Harbor Day, she was the daughter of late Charles and Clara Chaplin. She was a graduate of Whitehall High School. She is survived by her sister, Daisy C. Goodell of […]

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Gerald J. Gordon, 55

Gerald J. Gordon, 55, of North Williams Street, died unexpectedly at the Glens Falls Hospital on Wednesday, October 5, 2011. Born on December 21, 1955 in Glens Falls, he was the son of  the  late Donald  J. and Dorothy (Hildredth) Gordon. He was employed by Green Mountain Slate Company in Poultney, Vt. Gerald will be […]

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Marion Flower, 99

Marion Flower, age 99, passed away on April 15, 2011. Marion was born on October 9, 1911 in Fort Ann, New York the daughter of Thomas and Belle (Gillett) Owens. Marion attended Fort Ann schools. She was a member of Slate Valley Senior Citizens and the United Methodist Church of Granville.  Marion always enjoyed Sunday […]

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Bonnie J. Davis, 62

Whitehall — Bonnie J. Davis, 62, of State Route 4, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, April 1, 2011 at her home. Born on May 7, 1948, she was the daughter of Reta ( Kovalosky) Parrott and the late Elmer Parrott. She was a charter member of the Whitehall Lions Club and served in various offices, […]

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Preparations underway for school year in Granville

The 2013-14 school year begins Wednesday and ushers in some significant change within the Granville Central School District. The district […]

Students build community of trust

Transitioning from elementary school to middle school is easily one of the most difficult processes in an adolescent’s life, but […]

Village approves new parking law

Last Tuesday evening the Whitehall Village Board of Trustees held a public hearing to discuss a potential parking law, which […]

Changes abound as school year begins

With the school year starting next Thursday for Whitehall students, the district has gone through a transformation this summer, one […]

Test scores improve, but continue to lag behind

Granville students showed improvement in both math and English on the state tests but continue to lag behind their peers […]

Youth Center for sale

The Granville Police Benevolent Association has put its youth center up for sale. Sergeant Dave Williams said a lack of […]

Former resident dies in accident

A former Granville resident was killed Saturday night in a motor vehicle accident on I-87 in Albany. Matthew Fiske, 43, […]