Marion A. (Pierce) Hess, 88, of Ogdensburg

OGDENSBURG -- Funeral services for Marion A. (Pierce) Hess, 88, will be private. Burial will be held in the spring at Pine Hill Cemetery, Eel Weir. Mrs. Hess died Thursday, January 12, 2017 at the Riverledge Nursing Home in Ogdensburg. Arrangements... Read More >>


Marion A. Hess, 88, Ogdensburg

OGDENSBURG -- Funeral arrangements for Marion A. Hess, 88, are incomplete with LaRue & Pitcher Funeral Home, Ogdensburg. Mrs. Hess died on Thursday, January 12, 2017 at the Riverledge Nursing Home in Ogdensburg. Read More >>


Beryl Wirtha Bond, 93, formerly of Massena

MASSENA -- Beryl Wirths Bond, age 93, formerly of 14 Chestnut St., died Saturday, January 7, 2017 surrounded by family. For the past 7 years she had lived close to son, Jeff and his family in Shelburne, VT. Mom was devoted to her family, friends,... Read More >>


Joyce Elaine Bell, 90, Canton

CANTON -- Joyce Elaine Bell, 90, of 35 Riverside Drive, died the morning of January 9, 2017 after brief stay​ at Canton-Potsdam Hospital​. Future Services will be announced by Lawrence Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 21 Park Street, Canton in... Read More >>


Ronnie Charles Miner, 66, Massena

MASSENA -- Mr. Ronnie Charles Miner, 66, of 215 Barnhart Road, unexpectedly passed away early Wednesday morning, January 11, 2017 in the emergency room at Massena Memorial Hospital. Ronnie was born August 22, 1950 in Massena, the son of the late... Read More >>


Jeffrey J. Day, 63, Akwesasne

AKWESASNE – Mr. Jeffrey J. Day, 63, of 39 Racquette Point Road, unexpectedly passed away Tuesday morning, January 10, 2017 at his home. Jeff was born October 19, 1953 in Syracuse, the son of the late Jacob and Grace LaFrance Day and was a graduate... Read More >>


Paul J. Despaw, 89, formerly of Massena

MASSENA -- Paul J. Despaw, 89, formerly of Massena, passed away on January 9, 2017 at the Highland Nursing Home. There will be no public calling hours or funeral services. Interment will be held at Pine Grove Cemetery II, Norfolk in the spring. Paul... Read More >>


Roy O. "Toss" Watkins, 82, Massena

MASSENA -- Roy O. “Toss” Watkins, 82, 67 State Highway 37C, passed away Saturday morning, January 7, 2017 at Massena Memorial Hospital after a brief stay at the St. Regis Nursing Home. Roy was born on August 21,1934 in Massena, the son of the late... Read More >>


Shirley E. Smith, 98, Ogdensburg

OGDENSBURG -- A Funeral Mass for Shirley E. Smith, age 98, will be held in the spring at St. Mary’s Cathedral at a time to be announced. Burial will follow the service at St. Mary’s Cemetery in the spring. Mrs. Smith passed away on Monday, January 9... Read More >>


Norma Jean Johnson-Arquette, 54, Akwesasne

AKWESASNE -- Mrs. Norma Jean Johnson-Arquette, 54, of 120 Phillips road, passed away Saturday morning, January 7, 2017 at CVPH Medical Center in Plattsburgh after a lengthy illness. Friends may call at the home of her daughter, Donna, 253A McDonald... Read More >>


Joyce C. Hutchins, 91, Massena

MASSENA -- Mrs. Joyce C. Hutchins, 91, of 8 North Allen Street, peacefully passed away Sunday morning, January 8, 2017 at the St. Regis Nursing Home, after a brief illness. Joyce was born October 24, 1925 in Keene, New Hampshire, the daughter of the... Read More >>


Roy O. Watkins, 92, Massena

MASSENA -- Funeral Services for Roy O. Watkins, 82, will be held Thursday, January 12 at 6 p.m. at Calvary Baptist Church, 6096 State Highway 37C. Visitation will be held Wednesday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. at the Donaldson Funeral Home, Massena. Read More >>