David G. Brothers, 53, Brasher Falls

David G. Brothers, 53, passed away unexpectedly at his home on December 2, 2014. Arrangements are entrusted to the Hammill Funeral Home in Winthrop. David was born on September 20, 1961 in Canton, son of the late Glendon G. and Harriett M. (Pharaoh... Read More >>


Phyllis Ryan Scudder, 96, formerly of Ogdensburg

A longtime resident of this area, died November 30, 2014 at The Fairfax, Fort Belvoir, Virginia. Mrs. Scudder was born on October 22, 1918 in Ogdensburg, one of Frank and Mary Ann Ryan's five daughters. She attended school in Ogdensburg and the New... Read More >>


Joan A. Burnham, 80, Massena

Joan A. Burnham, 80, of Elm St. passed away unexpectedly at her home Wednesday evening. There will be no calling hours. A Memorial Service will be held on Friday, Dec. 5, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at the Phillips Memorial Home in Massena with Rev. Donald J... Read More >>


Linda Grace James (Britain), 65, formerly of Massena

Linda Grace James (Britain) died in Houston, Texas on October 26, 2014. She was born in Massena, on November 27, 1948, the daughter of Stanley and Shirley Britain. She graduated from Massena High School in 1966 and was employed by the FBI in... Read More >>


Karen D. Rupert, 46, Ogdensburg

Funeral services for Karen D. Rupert, age 46, of Ogdensburg will be held on Saturday December 6, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at the Fox & Murray Funeral Home with Deacon Mark Lalonde officiating. Burial will follow the service at Pine Hill Cemetery in... Read More >>


Elaine (Munson) Dougan, 94, Potsdam

Mrs. Elaine (Munson) Dougan, 94, passed away Tuesday December 2, 2014 at the Canton-Potsdam Hospital surrounded by the love and comfort of her family. Arrangements are entrusted to Hammill Funeral Home in Winthrop. Elaine was born in Winthrop on... Read More >>


Frederick L. Bestor, Jr., 86, formerly of Massena

Frederick L. Bestor Jr., 86, of Saint Augustine, FL formerly of the Hough Road, Massena passed away late Saturday evening (Nov. 29, 2014) at the Friendly Home in Rochester. Frederick was born on July 23, 1928 in Watertown, the son of the late... Read More >>


John F. Youmell, 78, St. Regis Falls

St. Regis Falls- Mr. John F. Youmell, 78, passed away unexpectedly following a car accident Friday evening November 28, 2014 in the town of Dickinson. Arrangements are entrusted to Hammill Funeral Home in Winthrop. John was born in Brasher Falls on... Read More >>


Carrie Ryan Lazar, 51, formerly of Ogdensburg

Carrie Ryan Lazar, 51, formerly of Ogdensburg, passed away Sunday, November 30, 2014. Calling hours for family and friends are Wednesday, December 3, 2014, from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. at the Becker-Keysor Funeral Home, 6816 Church Street, Red Creek.... Read More >>


Yvonne Hughes, 74, formerly of Potsdam

Mrs. Yvonne Hughes, age 74, of Roy, Utah and formerly of Potsdam, passed away on Sunday, November 30th at her residence in Utah. Arrangements are with the Garner Funeral Service. Contributions in her memory can be made to Hearts For Hospice @ 942... Read More >>


Philena C. Shyne, 95, formerly of Norfolk

NORFOLK—Funeral services for 95 year old Philena C. Shyne, a resident of the St. Regis Nursing Home, Massena and formerly of 41 Furnace Street, Norfolk, will be held Thursday at 12 noon at the Church of the Visitation in Norfolk with Rev. Msgr. John... Read More >>


Steven J. “Bubba” Pierce, 40, Chase Mills

CHASE MILLS – Mr. Steven J. “Bubba” Pierce, 40, of 470 Tiernan Ridge Road, unexpectedly passed away early Saturday morning, November 29, 2014 in the emergency room at Canton-Potsdam Hospital. Bubba was born March 22, 1974 in Fort Smith, Arkansas,... Read More >>