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Obituaries

Marlene Vespa

Marlene Vespa passed away gently in her sleep Sunday June 9, 2024. Marlene (Godin) was born in Alburgh, Vermont on Feb. 22, 1933. Her love for the mountains and her fondness of the cold, clean air brought her to Lake Placid in the 1950s. Services will be held at the convenience of the ...

DEATH: Donald Meacham Ruggles

Donald Meacham Ruggles, 97, longtime resident of Queensbury and Rhinebeck, New York, passed away on June 4, 2024, at Elderwood of Uihlein in Lake Placid. Born on Dec. 23, 1926, in Fort Edward, he was the son of the late Robert Warren and Claudia W. Ruggles. There will be a private ...

DEATH: Luella A. Briggs

Luella A. Briggs (nee McComber) died peacefully in her sleep on Sunday, May 5, 2024, in Lady Lake, Florida, at the age of 86. She was a native of Lake Placid. A private celebration of life service will be held in late summer. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be ...

Joseph C. Briggs

On Sunday, May 26, 2024, Joseph (Joey) C. Briggs, found peace as he passed away with his parents by his side. At 44 years old, Joey is survived by his father Ronald Briggs (Theresa Lindsay); mother Martha Bournique (Doug Bournique); sisters Jenifer Briggs (Michael Mazzetti) and Liza Briggs ...

Clair E. Bubb

Clair E. Bubb, 95, of Lake Placid, went to be with Jesus on Monday, June 3, 2024, at his son’s home in Jonestown, Pennsylvania. He was the husband of Virginia F. (Faxon) Bubb. They have been inseparable for the past 73 years and would have celebrated their 74th wedding anniversary on ...

Robert S. Jones

Robert S. Jones, 87, of Lake Placid, passed away at his home on May 25, 2024. Born on Aug. 24, 1936, in Albany, he was the son of Leroy and Marjorie (Nichols) Jones. Bob attended schools in Delmar, graduating from Bethlehem Central High School in 1955. He served in the National Guard ...