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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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, […]