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Obituaries

Robert Chabbott

Robert “Chab” Chabbott, 83, of Lake Placid, died unexpectedly Thursday, May 14, 2020, at his home in Lake Placid. Mr. Chabbott was born Aug. 23, 1936 in Lake Placid, the son of the late Francis A. and the late Grace Mae (Lawrence) Chabbott. There are no services scheduled at this time. The ...

Ann Grady

Ann Grady, 86, of Jay, formerly of Lake Placid, passed away May 12, 2020, at the Adirondack Medical Center in Saranac Lake, after a lengthy battle with COPD. Mrs. Grady was born Sept. 7, 1933, in Elizabeth, New Jersey, the daughter of the late William and the late Margaret Murr Grady. She ...

Harry Allan Jacobs Jr.

Harry Allan Jacobs Jr., who led one of Wall Street’s prominent investment houses during the 1970s, passed away peacefully in his Longboat Key, Florida home on Tuesday, May 5, 2020. He was 98. Jacobs served as CEO and Chairman of Bache & Company, a pillar of post-war Wall Street, ...

Franklin Emerson McIntyre

Franklin Emerson McIntyre, 78, died peacefully at his home in Lake Placid on May 4, 2020. Frank, son of Harry and Florence Emerson McIntyre of Long Lake, was born on Nov. 25,1941, at the family home on the Newcomb Road in Long Lake. He is predeceased by son Timothy and two sisters, Anne ...

Mary Lusk Ughetta

Mary Lusk Ughetta, beloved wife of William C. Ughetta, died at her home in Vero Beach, Florida, on May 3, 2020, after a 62-year marriage. Mary was born on Sept. 8, 1932, to Robert and Eloise Lusk and was raised in Bronxville, New York. Her brothers Bob and Peter Lusk predeceased her. She ...

June Hart

June Hart died May 4, 2020, in Keene Valley. Services will be private, for the family. The Thwaits-Zaumetzer Funeral Home of AuSable Forks is in charge of arrangements.

Mildred “Millie” Grace Peterson Johnson

Mildred “Millie” Grace Peterson Johnson, 93, passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 16, 2020, with her daughter Lori by her side. Millie was born April 14, 1927, in the Bronx to Swedish immigrants Ernest Harold Peterson and Euphemia Selementia Anderson. She grew up in Rego Park, New ...

William “Bill” Albert Wikoff

William “Bill” Albert Wikoff, son of Marion Ferens and Dean Preston Wikoff, died peacefully in his sleep on April 14, 2020, at his home in Bradenton, Florida. He was 63. Bill was born and raised in Lake Placid, spending much of his youth working for his father, manager, and his ...

Robert E. Rider

Robert E. Rider, 89 of Wilmington died April 16, 2020, at the CVPH Medical Center in Plattsburgh. Bob was born in Syracuse on July 17, 1930, the son of the late Willis B. And Luella (Reynolds) Rider. Due to COVID-19 there will be no services held at this time. He will be incinerated and ...

Janet E. Edwards

Janet E. Edwards, 89, of Englewood, Florida, passed away on April 10, 2020, at her home. Due to the current COVID-19 restrictions, a memorial service will be scheduled at a later date. She will be interred at North Elba Cemetery on April 16, 2020. Arrangements are with the M.B. Clark Inc. ...

Michael Charles Corrow

It is with great sadness that the family of Michael Charles Corrow announces his passing, after a brief illness with cancer, on Sunday, April 12, 2020, at the age of 61. Born in Lake Placid on Feb. 16, 1959, he was the son of John and Jancie (Hickley) Corrow. Mike married Julia Rita ...

Matthew James Bowen

CDR Matthew James Bowen, USN (Ret.), call sign “MATTY B” and “MAYOR” passed away on March 2, 2020, at home in Pensacola, Florida. He was the former Commanding Officer of HT-8, 8Ball Skipper #56. CDR Bowen was commissioned upon graduation from the United States Merchant Marine ...

Hal L. Miller Jr.

Hal L. Miller Jr., age 50, of Lake Placid, died Monday, April 6, 2020, at Adirondack Medical Center of Saranac Lake. Mr. Miller was born June 5, 1969 in Norfolk, Connecticut. He is the son of Hal L Sr. and Margaret Miller. There are no services scheduled at this time. The M. B. Clark, Inc. ...

Timothy John Fitzgerald Jr.

Timothy “Tim” John Fitzgerald Jr., 83, of Hastings on Hudson and formerly of Jay, passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 28, 2020, at 11:55 p.m. at Phelps Hospital in Sleepy Hollow after a prolonged illness. Tim was born in Lake Placid on Sept. 14, 1936. He grew up in Lake Placid ...

Thomas Edward Saehrig

Thomas Edward Saehrig, 68, of Vermontville, died suddenly on Monday, March 30, 2020, at home, with his children by his side. Born in Troy, New York on April 25, 1951, he was the son of Frederick and Florence (Eccleston) Saehrig. Tom married Dinah Russell Reid on Friday, May 16, 1986 in ...

Constance Joan Hallenbeck Hayes

Constance (Connie) Joan Hallenbeck Hayes, 91, died peacefully on Sunday, Feb. 23, 2020. Connie was born on Jan. 12, 1929, to Harold Harmon Hallenbeck and Henrietta Edith Schroeder Hallenbeck. She was one of five sisters growing up on a farm in Hudson. Living through the Great Depression, ...

Gregory Farrell

Gregory Rowland Farrell, 84, of Brooklyn and Keene, passed away peacefully on March 29, 2020, at Weill-Cornell Medical Center in New York City due to complications from leukemia. In the days prior he was surrounded by his sons Andrew and Nick Farrell, and daughter-in-law Krista Farrell. He is ...

Gertrude Mae Sears

Gertrude Sears, 96, passed away Saturday, March 28, 2020 peacefully at home surrounded by her family and under hospice care. Gertrude was born in Lake Placid on June 9, 1923, to Reed and Wilhelmina Vassar. There will be no calling hours. A private family service will be held with burial ...

Nancy Lee Richards

Nancy Lee (Fiske) Richards was born Oct. 5, 1932, from humble beginnings in AuSable Forks. Like many local residents in that era she found employment at the Lake Placid Club. Here she met and married the love of her life, Fredrick Richards, in 1952. While raising her children, she enjoyed ...

Millicent ‘Millie’ VanCour

Millicent “Millie” VanCour, 86, passed away on Tuesday, March 5, 2020, at The Adirondack Medical Center in Saranac Lake, NY. Millie was born in Lake Placid on July 15, 1933. She was the daughter of Campbell Bannerman and Sadie (Preston) Bannerman Griggs. Millie lived her entire life in ...