Tag Archives: Nieces

June Ely, 86

June Geniveve Ely, age 86, of Raceville died Friday, Feb. 4, 2011, at Craneville Place in Dalton, Mass., following a long illness. June was born on Nov. 17, 1924, in North Hebron, the daughter of Levi and Essie (Wright) Ely. June lived in Middle Granville since 1928.  For the past two years she resided with […]

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Barbara Lynne Mahar Murphy, 66

Barbara Lynne Mahar Murphy, 66, of Myrtle Beach, S.C., passed away unexpectedly on Dec. 29, 2010, due to complications from surgery with her loving children by her side. Born July 5, 1944, in Albany, she was the daughter of the late John Donnell and Lorraine (Aiken) Mahar. Lynne leaves behind three cherished children, Tommy Scott […]

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Jacqueline Macheski, 46

Jacqueline Macheski, age 46, of Danby, Vt., passed away at her residence on Thursday, Jan. 13, 2011. She was born March 1, 1964, in Rutland, Vt., the daughter of Joseph Macheski of Danby and Joan (Gould) Morey. Jackie had been employed at numerous businesses throughout the years, a few being the Hookery in West Pawlet, […]

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Florence Ruth Martelle, 88

Florence Ruth Martelle, age 88, passed away at Mt. View Center in Rutland, Vt., on Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2010. Florence was born on July 20, 1924, in Arlington, Vt. She was employed for more than 20 years at Telescope Casual Furniture in Granville. Florence was a very kind and loving person, who enjoyed helping others […]

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Hollis F. Thomas, 56

Hollis F. Thomas, 56, died peacefully at her home on Oct. 7, 2010, after a long, courageous battle with cancer. Holly was born on Feb. 7, 1954, to George W. and Helen (Housman) Folger. She graduated from Granville Central School as well as Adirondack Community College, only to return to Granville Central School where she […]

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Bruce W. Herrick, 64

Bruce W. Herrick, 64, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2010. Born June 1, 1946, in Granville, Bruce was the son of the late Guy and Lottie (Greene) Herrick.  After graduating in 1964 from Granville Central School, he spent more than 30 years on Herrick Brook Road tending the family farm in Pawlet, Vt. Following […]

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Sherri L. Field, 53

Sherri L. Field, 53, passed away unexpectedly at her home on July 30, 2010. She was born on April 10, 1957, in Whitehall, the daughter of the late Roland E. Gordon and Lucille V. (Rodd) Gordon of Whitehall. Sherri was a graduate of Whitehall High School, class of 1976. She and her husband, Leonard A. […]

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Van Rensler Brown, 84

Van Rensler Brown died July 7, 2010, after recent heart bypass surgery. A longtime resident of St. Louis, Mo., he was 84 years old. He was the beloved husband of the late Freda V. Brown. He was the son of the late Dr. Kenneth I. and Muriel Brown, former president of Denison University, and brother […]

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Leo F. Barber

 Leo F. Barber passed away on Nov. 4, 2009, after a long struggle with lung cancer. Leo was a graduate of Whitehall High School, class of 1953, and an Army veteran. He was a naturalist with a love and vast knowledge of plants, animals, fish and birds. He is pre-deceased by his parents, George and Albertine (Laurin) Barber, […]

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Robert C. Nash, 73

Robert C. Nash, 73, of Broadway, passed away on Friday, Aug.21, 2009, at the Glens Falls Hospital following a short illness. Born on Oct. 8, 1935, in Troy, he was the son of the late John C. and Augusta (Kelly) Nash. He was a U.S. Army veteran and a retired mechanic for the Washington County […]

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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, […]