Tag Archives: Wells Vt

Edgar W. Haskins

  Edgar W. Haskins passed away on May 6, 2009, at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Bellingham, Wash., following a short illness.   Edgar was born on Oct. 6, 1941, in Pawlet, Vt., the son of Edgar F. and the late Alice Haskin.  Edgar attended elementary school in Pawlet, and attended high school in Granville, N.Y., […]

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Edna B. Tatko

Edna B. Tatko of Middle Granville passed away on Thursday, May 7, 2009. Edna was born June 30, 1916, in Granville, the daughter of Herbert and Adelaide (O’Brien) Beecher.Edna graduated from Granville High School as valedictorian of her class. Edna had been a member of the Catholic Daughters for many years. She was a very […]

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Carl E. Combs

Carl E. Combs, age 51, passed away unexpectedly at his home in Wells, Vt., on Feb. 21, 2009.   Carl was born on Feb. 28, 1957 in Granville, N.Y., the son of Robert and Charlotte (Scribner) Combs.   Carl was employed in the Maintenance Dept of Querry Co. in Proctor. Vt. Carl loved the outdoors. […]

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Esther DeVitto

Esther DeVitto, age 94, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2009 at Rutland Health and Rehabilitation Center. Esther was born on Sept. 25, 1914 in Wells, Vt., the daughter of Sanford and Grace (VanGuilder) Holcomb. Esther retired from General Electric in Connecticut. Having worked for GE she had an interest in electronics and early innovations. […]

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Edna M. Kelly, 73

Edna M. Kelly, 73 of State Route 31, Hebron, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 3, 2009 at her residence surrounded by her loving family following a courageous battle with cancer.   She was born on Dec. 6, 1935 in Wells, Vt.  She was the daughter of Roy and Jessie (Baker) Martindale. Mrs. Kelly’s family was […]

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Joan C. Delaney

Joan C. Delaney died Saturday, Nov. 1, 2008 at her home in Wells, Vt.Joan was born on Jan. 7, 1930 in New York, N.Y., the daughter of John and Winnifred (Guest) Delaney. Joan came to Vermont with her mother and sister in 1946 and began working for Telescope Casual Furniture immediately after graduating from Granville […]

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Josephine A. Beebe, 79

Josephine A. “Gy Gy” Beebe, 79, of Granville, passed away peacefully Wednesday morning, Oct., 29, 2008 at her residence with her family by her side.  Born December 28, 1928 in Shushan, N.Y., the daughter of the late George C. and Edith M. (Mears) Williams.  Mrs. Beebe was educated at Hartford Central School and Granville Central […]

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Jane A. Havens

Jane A. Havens, 85, of Conway, NH died October 10, 2008 at the home of her niece on Jack Frost Lane in Conway. Born in Granville, NY, the daughter of Thomas and Loretta (Mullen) McGuire, she had been a lifelong resident of Granville prior to moving to Conway in 2007. The family includes three nieces, […]

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Therese de Carmel Reilly Holguin

Therese de Carmel Reilly Holguin, 82, formerly of Wells, Vt., passed away on Friday, October 10, 2008 at the home of her daughters in Nashville, Tennessee. Therese was born on July 5, 1925 in Brooklyn, NY the daughter of James and Mary (Burns) Reilly. Therese was not only a loving wife, mother and homemaker but […]

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Mary H. LaFountain

Mary H. LaFountain, 95, formerly of West Pawlet, Vt. passed away on Monday, October 13, 2008 at Indian River Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Granville following a long illness. She was born on June 27, 1913 in Wells, Vt., the daughter of George and Ella (Cuprak) Hondro. Mrs. LaFountain was united in marriage to […]

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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, […]

Quarryman not returning

One of Main Street’s most well known residents has been missing for years and it doesn’t appear he will be […]

Marion M. Watrous Donaldson, 94

Marion M. Watrous Donaldson, 94, of Adams Street went into the loving arms of her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, […]

Classifieds 08/27/14

Matthew Fiske, 43

Matthew Parker Fiske, 43, passed away Aug. 24 as a result of a tragic automobile accident. One of God’s brightest […]

Northshire Freepress 08/22/14