Betty Smith Johnson, 86, Colton

Betty Smith Johnson, 372 St. Hwy 68, Colton died at the age of 86 early Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012 at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Potsdam, on November 3, 1925, a daughter of Roy and Emily (Bicknell) Smith. She was... Read More >>

Paul Herbert Waite, 84, Potsdam

Mr. Paul Herbert Waite, age 84 of Potsdam, passed away on September 18, 2012 at his residence in the Town of Potsdam surrounded by his loving family, nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held on Friday, the 21st at noon at the Garner Funeral... Read More >>

David P. Thomas, 83, Potsdam

Mr. David P. Thomas, age 83 of Potsdam, passed away on Tuesday, September 18th at his residence in the town of Potsdam. Funeral services for David will be held on Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 10 a.m. at the Garner Funeral Service with Elder... Read More >>

Lillian Marshall Jessmer, South Carolina

Word has been received of the death of Lillian Marshall Jessmer. Lillian passed away on February 6, 2012, in South Carolina. Mrs. Jessmer was preceded in death by her husband Elmer “Jess” Jessmer and her son Kevin. She is survived by her daughters... Read More >>

Kenneth “Kenny” F. Parker, 48, Hopkinton

Kenneth “Kenny” F. Parker 48, passed away unexpectedly Friday September 14, 2012 at the Alice Hyde Medical Center in Malone. Arrangements have been entrusted to Hammill Funeral Home in Winthrop. Kenny was born in Malone on October 8, 1963 to Raymond... Read More >>

Ronald Mackinnon, Potsdam

Born in Northern Ireland, beloved husband of Mary Mackinnon, caring father of Kevin and Heather, grandfather of Chelsea, Sean, Sarah, Ian and Michael, father-in-law to Sharon and David, Ronald Mackinnon died peacefully at his home in Potsdam, on... Read More >>

Eleanor M. Kitts, 85, formerly of Wegatchie

Eleanor Mae Kitts, age 85, formerly of Wegatchie, passed away on Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at her home in Ogdensburg. Her graveside service will be at Oxbow Cemetery on Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. There are no calling hours.... Read More >>

Vrouwtjen “Weis” Scheening, 92, Massena

Mrs. Vrouwtjen “Weis” Scheening, 92, of 55 Victory Road, passed away early Tuesday morning, September 18, 2012 at Massena Memorial Hospital, where she had been a patient for the past week. Vrouwtjen was born February 28, 1920 in Arnhem, Holland, the... Read More >>

Constance I Van Deusen, 92, formerly of Potsdam

Constance I Van Deusen, formerly of Potsdam, died, Monday Sept 17th at the St. Regis Nursing Home in Massena, at the age of 92. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, September 29th at 11 a.m. at the Garner Funeral Service with Rev. Lee... Read More >>

Donald Poor, 70, DePeyster

Arrangements for Donald Poor, 70, of Mayhew Road in DePeyster are incomplete and will be announced by the Lawrence Funeral Home, Canton. Donald died unexpectedly at his home on Tuesday. Read More >>

Michael J. Francia Jr., 80, Massena

Mr. Michael J. Francia, Jr., 80, of 38 Washington Street, passed away early Monday morning, September 17, 2012 at Upstate Medical Center, Syracuse, where he had been a patient since Thursday. Mike was born February 18, 1932 in Massena, the son of... Read More >>

Velma S. Kellogg, 88, Gouverneur

Velma S. Kellogg, age 88, of Gouverneur, passed away on September 18, 2012 at the E.J. Noble Hospital. Calling hours will be at French Funeral Home, Gouverneur on Thursday, September 20, 2012 from 2 – 4 and 7 – 9 p.m. Her funeral service will be on... Read More >>