Everest Tatko passed away unexpectedly on Sept. 30, 2010, at his home. Evey was born on Oct. 16, 1923, in West Rutland, Vt., the son of Peter and Stephania (Socinski) Tatko. Evey was the former owner of Hilltop Slate in Middle Granville. He was a World War II veteran and a 60-year member of the [...]
Gwendolyn L. Smith passed away at home in Wells, Vt., on Thursday, Sept. 23, 2010, following a brief illness. Gwen was born on June 30, 1935, in Westfield, Mass., the daughter of Frank and Dorothy (Robinson) Wilander. Gwen married her husband, Walter A. Smith, on April 2, 1965. Gwen enjoyed canning, playing bingo and traveling [...]
Frances Raila Sufnarski, age 91, passed away on Sept. 20, 2010, at Indian River Nursing and Rehabilitation Center following a long illness. Fran was born on Sept. 5, 1929, in Amsterdam, the daughter of William and Veronica (Milauskas) Raila. Fran attended St. Casimir’s Grade School and graduated from William Lynch High School in 1947. Fran [...]
Mildred Louis Young, age 84, passed away at Glens Falls Hospital on Sunday, Aug. 29, 2010, following a long illness. Mildred was born on April 9, 1926, in Wallingford, Conn., the daughter of Edward and Jenny (Gregory) Bundock. She married Donald Young on May 9, 1945, in San Francisco while he was serving the U.S. [...]
Mrs. Kathryn Helen Moyer, 85, died Sunday, July 18, 2010, at Rutland (Vt.) Regional Medical Center. Kathryn was born Feb. 21, 1925, in Wells, Vt., the daughter of the late John and Elizabeth (Sieber) Hlubina. Kathryn and her husband, Harold A. Moyer, owned and operated their family dairy farm in West Tinmouth, Vt., from 1951 [...]
George Edward Mohan, age 86, of Wells, Vt., died Friday, July 16, 2010, at Rutland Regional Medical Center in Rutland, Vt. George was born July 14, 1924, in Forest Dale, Vt., the son of Edward and Lottie (Marscill) Mohan. George came from a family of 10 children and he was the last surviving child. George [...]
Growing up, John Freed said, he had always been aware that his father was a World War II veteran and he realized the importance of what those men did for their country.
Cathy A. Wade, 52, passed away on Friday, April 2, 2010, at the Indian River Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center in Granville following a short illness. Cathy was born on April 22, 1957, in Granville, the daughter of Clarence L. (Pete) Brace and Marian (Schmidt) Brace. Cathy was employed as a cook at the Hen [...]
Local organizations ready Haiti help efforts With the news a 7.0 magnitude earthquake has devastated the island nation of Haiti, relief and rescue groups are springing into action to lend a hand.
Walter Cooper Sr. passed away on Jan. 9, 2010, at the Rutland (Vt.) Regional Medical Center. He was born on Oct. 13, 1924, in East Wells, Vt., the son of Fred and Dorothy (Johnston) Cooper. Walter’s life work was farming. He had wanted to serve his country in the military but the [...]