Charles Leonard Smith, 92, Potsdam

POTSDAM -- Charles Leonard Smith passed on peacefully surrounded by love and family at Masconomet Healthcare Center in Topsfield, MA on January 16, 2019. He was 92. Charlie, lovingly known as Bud by family and closest friends, had a profound impact... Read More >>


William (Bill) Thomas Kirchgasser, 79, Colton

COLTON -- William (Bill) Thomas Kirchgasser, 79 of Colton, NY (formerly of Potsdam), died suddenly at the ER of the Canton-Potsdam Hospital on January 14, 2019. Born February 17, 1939 and raised in Delaware Country, Pennsylvania, Bill graduated from... Read More >>


Sonja E. Fournier, 81, Massena

MASSENA -- Sonja E. Fournier, 81 of Laurel Terrace, passed away early Wednesday morning, January 16, 2019 at Canton-Potsdam Hospital. Sonja was born April 9, 1937 in Ogdensburg, the daughter of the late William and Evelyn Ruth (Ladoceur) Brassard.... Read More >>


Nyoka M. Brown, 54, Winthrop

WINTHROP -- Calling hours for 54 year old Nyoka M. Brown, a resident of 16 Green Meadows Road, Winthrop, will be held Saturday, January 19, 2019 from 9 a.m. until 12 noon, when a prayer will be offered by Rev. Lee Sweeney. Burial will be held in... Read More >>


Frances E. Morrison, 75, formerly of Lisbon

Funeral services for Frances E. Morrison, age 75, of the Pray Road, will be held on Monday (Jan 21, 2019) at 2:00 p.m. at the Fox & Murray Funeral Home with Rev. Walter Smith officiating. Burial will be private at the Maple Grove Cemetery in N.... Read More >>


William T. Kirchgasser, 79, Colton

COLTON -- Mr. William T. Kirchgasser, age 79, of Colton and formerly of Potsdam, passed away suddenly on January 14, 2019 in the ER at the Canton Potsdam Hospital. Arrangements for cremation are with the Garner Funeral Service. There will be a... Read More >>


Francis Paul “Fran” Murphy, 87, Canton

CANTON -- Francis Paul “Fran” Murphy, 87, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at LaPoint’s Adult Home, where he was under the care of Hospice and Palliative Care of the St. Lawrence Valley. Fran was born December 6, 1931 in Potsdam... Read More >>


Nyoka M. Brown, 55, Winthrop

WINTHROP -- Arrangements for 55 year old Nyoka M. Brown, a resident of Green Meadows Road, Winthrop, are incomplete at this time with the Buck Funeral Home in Norwood. Mrs. Brown passed away Tuesday evening in Syracuse at SUNY Upstate University. A... Read More >>


Gloria Jean McAdam, 62, Canton

CANTON -- Gloria Jean McAdam, 62, of Canton, died peacefully in the comfort of her home where she was under the care of family and Hospice and Palliative Care of the St. Lawrence Valley on Tuesday, January 15, 2019. Gloria was born December 24, 1956... Read More >>


Brenda Elwell, 58, Hermon

HERMON -- Brenda Elwell, 58, died on January 13, 2019, at Canton Potsdam Hospital, Allen-Denesha Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements. There will be no services. In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society. Read More >>


Jayakumar Pagadala, 71, Ogdensburg

OGDENSBURG -- Mr. Jayakumar Pagadala, age 71, passed away on January 12, 2019 at his residence in Ogdensburg. Arrangements are under the care and direction of Frary Funeral Home, Ogdensburg. Jayakumar is survived by, his daughter, Seema (Pagadala)... Read More >>


Deirdre M. Stewart, 70, Ogdensburg

OGDENSBURG -- Deirdre M. Stewart, age 70, of Ogdensburg passed away on (January 13, 2019) at Claxton Hepburn Medical Center surrounded by her loving family. There will be a memorial service held at a later date. Surviving is her daughter Andrea... Read More >>