Ben J. Hunter, 69, Harrisville

HARRISVILLE - Ben James Hunter, age 69, passed away peacefully early Thursday morning on August 9, 2018, at his home in Harrisville, NY. He was born October 16, 1948, in Carthage, NY, to James Hunter, Jr. and Evelyn (Cring) Hunter. He was a 1966... Read More >>


Michael J. Dishaw, 66, Brasher

BRASHER FALLS -- Michael J. Dishaw, 66, of Upper Ridge Road, Brasher, passed away on Thursday, August 9, 2018 at the Massena Memorial Hospital. Michael was born on January 10, 1952 in Massena, the son of Eugene and Bernice (Sienkiewycz) Dishaw. He... Read More >>


Mathew P. Layo, 92, Waddington

WADDINGTON --  Mathew P. Layo, age 92, passed away Thursday evening at Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center, Ogdensburg. Arrangements are under the care and direction of the Phillips Memorial Home, Inc., Waddington. Full obituary to follow in next... Read More >>


Peter M. Witherhead, 66, Morristown

MORRISTOWN -- Graveside service for Peter M. Witherhead, age 66, will be held at 12:00 noon August 18, 2018 at Pine Hill Cemetery, Eel Weir Rd for family and friends. A Celebration of Life gathering will follow at 1:30 p.m. at the Turner Inn, 8667... Read More >>


Francis J. "Red" Grandy, 96, Hermon

HERMON -- Francis J. "Red" Grandy, 96, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at the Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center, Ogdensburg, where he was in the company of family. Arrangements are incomplete at this time and are under the care the... Read More >>


Elizabeth P. Russell, 88, Brasher Falls

BRASHER FALLS -- Mrs. Elizabeth P. Russell, 88, passed away on Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at the Massena Memorial Hospital with her family by her side. Arrangements are entrusted to Hammill Funeral Home in Winthrop. Visitation will be held Friday... Read More >>


William “Bill” Ira Towne, 83, DeGrasse

DEGRASSE -- William “Bill” Ira Towne, age 83, of DeGrasse, passed away on August 6, 2018 at his home. There will be a graveside service, with Military Honors, held in the Rossie Cemetery on Thursday, August 16, 2018 at 12:00 noon with Pastor John... Read More >>


Mary E. Barlow, 78, Heuvelton

HEUVELTON -- A Funeral Mass for Mary E. Barlow, age 78, of State Street, will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Friday (Aug 10, 2018) at St. Mary’s Cathedral with Rev. Kevin O’Brien officiating. Entombment will follow at Foxwood Memorial Park. Calling hours... Read More >>


Ellsworth “AI” H. Lyons, 93, Ogdensburg

OGDENSBURG -- Funeral services for Ellsworth “Al” H. Lyons, age 93, will be held on Monday (Aug 13, 2018) at 12:00pm at Foxwood Memorial Park Chapel with Pastor Rob Schirmer officiating. Calling Hours will be held prior to the service at the... Read More >>


Graveside Service with military honors for Michael Patrick Bray

WEST STOCKHOLM -- Graveside services with military honors for Michael Patrick Bray, 62, of Livingston Road, will be held Friday, August 10 at 11:00 AM at West Stockholm Cemetery. Mr. Bray passed away November 30, 2017 at his home. Arrangements are... Read More >>


Mary Elizabeth Bonczar, 86, formerly of Massena

MASSENA -- Mary Elizabeth Bonczar of Lucas, Texas, formerly a long time resident of Massena, New York, passed away July 12, 2018, at the age of 86. She was born November 3, 1931, to Patrick McGrath and Lillian (Stiles) McGrath in Massena, New York... Read More >>


Graveside Service for Gene Thomas, 79, Nicholville

NICHOLVILLE -- Graveside services for Mr. Gene E. Thomas, 79, will be held Monday August 13 at 10:00 AM at St. Lawrence Cemetery in North Lawrence with Fr. Alfred Fish presiding. Gene passed away on July 17, 2018. Arrangements are entrusted to... Read More >>