Funeral services for Cynthia E. Fobare, age 62, and Paul E. Fobare, age 68, of Rensselaer Falls, will be held 1:00 p.m. Saturday April 28, 2012 at St. Raphael’s Church in Heuvelton with Rev. Jay Seymour officiating. Burial will follow the service at Notre Dame Cemetery in Ogdensburg.
Calling hours will be held on Friday April 27, 2012 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the Fox & Murray Funeral Home. Cynthia died Tuesday (April 24, 2012) and Paul died (April 25, 2012) at Claxton Hepburn Medical Center surrounded by their family. Both had been in poor health.
Mrs. Florence A. Yaddow, 86, Massena, passed away Tuesday morning, April 24, at Massena Memorial Hospital, where she had been a patient since April 13.
She born Fleur-Ange Anna Villeneuve on April 3, 1926 in Hull, Quebec, the daughter of the late Honore and Marie-Rose LaHaie Villeneuve. She attended schools in Hull and received her GED through night school. She later graduated from the Massena School of Business. In September 1951, she married Kenneth Yaddow at the Church of the Sacred Heart. He tragically predeceased her on March 27, 1960.
Dorothy H. Kerwin, 83, passed away Tuesday, April 24, 2012 at the Kinney Nursing Home, Gouverneur. The funeral service will be Friday, April 27th at 11:00 a.m. at the Green Funeral Home, Gouverneur with Judy Sibley, lay minister officiating and burial in East Riverside Cemetery, Gouverneur. Calling hours are Thursday evening from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
Sally A. Travis, 70, passed away Monday, April 23, 2012 at Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center, Ogdensburg. A graveside service will be held Saturday, April 28th at 10:00 a.m. in Hailesboro Cemetery and arrangements are with the Green Funeral Home, Gouverneur.
Funeral services for Michelle J. Green, 40, of Howard St. Massena will be held Friday, April 27, 2012 at 8:00 p.m. at the Phillips Memorial Home, Massena with Rev. Lee Sweeney officiating. Family and friends are invited to call Friday from 2-4 and 7 p.m. until the time of services at 8:00 p.m. Michelle died Wednesday morning (April 25,2012) at her residence surrounded by her loving husband and family with hospice care.
Mrs. Mary K. Stevens, age 83, of Potsdam, passed away on Sunday, April 22, 2012 at the Massena Memorial Hospital in Massena. She was currently a resident at the St. Regis Nursing Home in Massena. Funeral services for Mary will be held on Thursday, April 26th at 2 p.m. at the Garner Funeral Service with Rev. Lee Sweeney celebrant. Burial will follow the service at the Garfield Cemetery in Potsdam.
An intricate inlay was recently added to Ed McCarthy's guitar, in memory of his son, Jesse D. McCarthy of Canton, who died at age 23 in a 2009 vehicle accident in Hopkinton. Jesse was a talented musician who served as a New York State Corrections Officer and was an avid sportsman. The inlay was created by Tracy Cox of Parishville.
St. Lawrence County Fire Training Facility receives $9,000 pledge from SeaComm
Presenting the contribution to Massena Volunteer Fire Department Chief Thomas C. Miller and Local Representative Dave Gagne are SeaComm branch managers Miki Crary, Ryan McConnell, Nancy Slone, Rick Maloney and Lori Wilmshurst.
MASSENA -- SeaComm Federal Credit Union has pledged $9,000 to the St. Lawrence County Fire Training Facility, Inc. in support of the new live-fire training building.
Colleges, hospitals, businesses in St. Lawrence County approved for low-cost power through state program
Ten North Country businesses in the 118th Assembly District have been approved to receive the first round of low-cost power allocations under the ReCharge New York program, according to Assemblywoman Addie J. Russell (D-Theresa).
The RNY program is designed to help create and retain jobs and boost capital investments by providing low-cost power to companies across the North Country.
The power will be available to local businesses that qualify for the program on July 1.
Local businesses and organizations approved for low-cost power allocations were:
Edwards-Knox Drama Club presents 'Cinderella' April 28, 29
RUSSELL – The Edwards-Knox Central School Drama Club presents a musical this year, Rogers And Hammerstein’s “Cinderella” this weekend.
Shows will be at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 28 and at 5:30 p.m. Sunday, April 29 in the Edwards-Knox Central School auditorium.
Tickets are $5.50 advance sale, $7 at the door.