Bertha Ann Kirker, 83, Gouverneur

GOUVERNEUR – Bertha Ann Kirker, age 83, formerly of Gouverneur, passed away on May 26, 2020. Bertha was born on August 14, 1936 in Gouverneur. She was a daughter of the late Roy Robert and Ida Mae (Rushlo) Watson. Bertha grew up in Edwards and... Read More >>


Lorna M. Webb, 88, Canton

Lorna M. Webb, 88, of Pine Street, Canton died Monday, May 25, 2020 at the University of Vermont Medical Center after a brief stay. Due to the current pandemic, funeral services will be held privately for the immediate family. A memorial service is... Read More >>


Lowell M. Shatraw, 79, formerly of Massena

Lowell M. Shatraw, 79, of Greeley, CO, passed away peacefully on May 5, 2020 after a battle with cancer, at his daughter’s home with family. Lowell was born on November 24, 1940 in Potsdam, NY to Eva & Vail Shatraw. He graduated from Massena... Read More >>


Judy M. Dishaw, 69, Massena

MASSENA -- Funeral services for Judy M. Dishaw, 69, of Massena will be private. Mrs. Dishaw died, unexpectedly at her home on Friday, May 22, 2020. Arrangements are under the direction of LaRue & Pitcher Funeral Home, Ogdensburg. Read More >>


Gregory Edward Fox, 70, Ogdensburg

OGDENSBURG -- Gregory Edward Fox, age 70, of Ogden Street passed away on Monday (May 25, 2020) at his home surrounded by his loving family. There will be no funeral services at this time. Surviving is his wife Alanna “Susan” Fox; a step-daughter,... Read More >>


Kathleen E. Forrest, 91, Massena

MASSENA -- Kathleen E. Forrest, 91, of 40 Talcott Street, passed away Monday morning, May 25, 2020 at Massena Hospital. Kathleen was born March 7, 1929, the daughter of the late Edward and Myrtle (Deon) Snyder. She worked in the cafeteria at Twin... Read More >>


Robert W. “Bob” Smith, 83, North Russell

Robert W. “Bob” Smith, 83, of North Russell, passed away peacefully on Friday, May 22, 2020, at his home where he was in the company of family and under the care of Hospice and Palliative Care. Bob was born October 21, 1936, a son of Albert and... Read More >>


Michael J. Ferero, 81, Canton

Michael J. Ferero, 81, of Canton, died peacefully on Thursday, May 21, 2020 at the Carthage Center for Health Care and Rehabilitation following a lengthy battle with dementia. Michael was born March 7, 1939 in Chateaugay, New York, a son of James H... Read More >>


Catherine Ann "Kay" Case, 93, Massena

MASSENA -- Catherine Ann "Kay" Case passed to her heavenly reward on Friday, May 22, 2020 at the Highland Nursing Home in Massena, where she had been a resident since October, 2016. Catherine was born in Watertown, NY on June 9, 1926, the daughter... Read More >>


Joseph Jay Russell, 62, Canton

CANTON -- Joseph Jay Russell, age 62, passed away unexpectedly of a heart attack on Thursday, May 21, 2020. All arrangements have been entrusted to the care and direction of the Phillips Memorial Home, Madrid. Joe was born to the late Sidney and... Read More >>


Krystal M. Monacelli, 62, Massena

MASSENA -- Krystal M. Monacelli, age 62, passed away on May 20, 2020 at University of Vermont Medical Center, surrounded by her loving family. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. Krystal was born on March 7, 1958 in Massena, the... Read More >>


Paul Joseph (P.J.) Hafer, 66, Potsdam

POTSDAM -- Paul Joseph ("P.J.") Hafer, 66, passed away on Saturday afternoon, May 23, 2020, at the Highland Nursing Home in Massena. P.J. was born April 5, 1954 in Ogdensburg, the son of the late Dr. Paul E. Hafer and Genevieve (Henry) Hafer. He was... Read More >>