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Daniel Marcel Gordon Sr.

Daniel Marcel Gordon Sr. passed away peacefully Monday, Jan. 20,  2014, at Albany Medical Center surrounded by his loving family. Born Dec. 8, 1959 in Glens Falls, Daniel was the son of Joseph and Mary Rita (Forgette) Gordon. Dan graduated from Whitehall Central School as senior class president in the class of 1979, where he […]

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Lawrence H. Jones, 81

Lawrence H. Jones, 81, of North Williams Street, passed away on Nov. 20, at the Fulton Center for Rehab in Johnstown, following a short illness. He was born on April 17, 1932 in Hampton, the son of the late William and Anna (Mead) Jones. Larry was a member of the Whitehall Elk’s Lodge #1491. He […]

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Elizabeth L. (Betty) Brancati, 91

Elizabeth L. (Betty) Brancati, 91, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 13, at the Haynes House of Hope in Granville, following a short illness. Born on Nov. 18, 1921, in Richmond, Vermont, she was the daughter of the late William and Amelia LaRock Levesque. Betty was a high school graduate. For many years, she worked at […]

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Mary Margaret Ferguson, 73

Mary Margaret Ferguson, 73, formerly of North Road, Dresden, and recently residing in Indian River Rehabilitation and Nursing Center of Granville, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 2, at Glens Falls Hospital following a long illness.   Mary was born on Feb. 19, 1940, in Beacon, N.Y., and was the daughter of the late George W. […]

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Eleanora A. Williams, 91

Eleanora A. Williams, 91, died Aug. 29, 2013 at Fort Hudson Nursing Home, Fort Edward. Born in Worcester, Mass., on Dec. 4, 1921, she was the fourth child of Carl O. and Aina (Eriksson) Engstrom. Eleanora was the wife of William J. Williams (d. July 18, 1980) and the mother of three children – Russell […]

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Arlene R. Brown, 73

Arlene R. Brown 73, died Friday, Aug. 16, 2013 at the home of her daughter after a brief illness. She was born Nov. 30, 1939 in Newark, N.J., the daughter of the late John J. and Catherine (Stonesifer) Saam.   Arlene grew up in Clayton, N.Y. and had lived the majority of her adult life in […]

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Shirley E. Wood, 79

Shirley E. Wood, 79, of Clemons Center Road, passed away on Aug. 14, 2013 at her home following a long illness. Born on March 23, 1934 in Whitehall, she was the daughter of the late Henry R. and Evelyn E. (Dussault) Brown. Shirley attended the Elbow School, Williams Street School and graduated from Whitehall High […]

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Lynda T. Freeman, 94

Lynda T. Freeman, 94, a life-long resident of Whitehall, N.Y., passed away on May 30, 2013 at The Eddy Village Green in Cohoes. Born on Aug. 16, 1918, Lynda was the daughter of the late Mary and Arthur Pippo. A loving wife, mother, grandmother, and friend, Lynda also enjoyed many other roles during her lifetime. […]

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Arthur V. Galloway, 95

Arthur V. Galloway, 95, formerly of County Route 21, passed away on Friday, April 5, 2013, at the Orchard Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Granville. Born on Sept. 15, 1917 in Granville, he was the son the late William and Eva (DeKalb) Galloway. He received an honorable discharge from the United States Army, serving in […]

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Morwenna R. ( Hawke) Briggs, 86

Morwenna R. ( Hawke) Briggs, Ann as she was known, passed into the loving arms of Jesus on March 17, 2013 at the Orchard Nursing Center where she resided the last four years. She was born to parents Percy and Irene Hawke in Devron, England on Jan. 25, 1927, one of nine children. Ann served […]

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Former resident dies in accident

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