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Don Robinson

Port Leyden:  Graveside services for Don Robinson with full military honors with Charles J Love Post American Legion, Harland J Hennessey Post VFW and Tun Tavern Marine Corp League and Deacon James Chaufty, officiating, will be May 6 at 12 Noon in Calvary Cemetery in Port Leyden.

A luncheon will be held immediatlely following the service at the Port Leyden Fire Hall and food may be dropped off after 9:00 A.M.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to the Port Leyden Fire Dept.

The Callaghan Funeral Home, LLC, Port Leyden is entrusted with the arrangements.

George B. Hubbard

December 13, 1927 to April 29, 2017

~~Port Leyden- George B. Hubbard, 89, of Canal St. husband of the late Vivian, passed away at his home, while surrounded by the loving care of his family and Hospice, on Saturday, April 29, 2017.

He was born in the Town of Lyonsdale, on December 13, 1927, a son of Guy and Naomi Tuttle Hubbard. He grew up on the Rumble Road, Lyonsdale and received his education at a rural school. He was first employed for the Town of Leyden Highway Department as a snow plow operator. For twenty five years, Mr. Hubbard was employed in plant maintenance and as a machine operator, retiring in 1987. Thereafter he was employed at Lewis County Forestry Service.

On December 29, 1949, George was united in marriage with Vivan Knapp, in the Town of Lyonsdale. Later the couple moved to Canal St. Port Leyden, where George had since lived. Mrs. Hubbard passed away on November 24, 1975.

Mr. Hubbard attended Calvary Bible Church, Greig and he greatly enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren.

George is survived by his children; Kathleen M. Flint, Lowville; Terry L. Hubbard, Port Leyden, Wayne (Kathy) Hubbard, Martinsburg, Kevin J. Hubbard, Gloversville, Tracy L. Elliott, Lowville, and Mark A. (Lyndsey) Hubbard, Boones, Mill, VA; and by thirty grandchildren and thirty four great grandchildren. At the present time George was joyfully anticipating the birth of another great grandchild and a great great grandchild. He was predeceased by a son, Bernard Guy Hubbard, and by two daughters; Gloria Rose Hubbard and Cassie Mae Johnson. The last of his family, Mr. Hubbard was predeceased by his siblings; Harold Hubbard, Bob Hubbard, Lois Gydesen and Anna Outtrim.

His family wishes to express a heartfelt note of thanks and appreciation to Drs. Gary Engels and Martha Lynn Pisaniello, of the South Lewis Health Center, Kinney Drugs of Lowville and the Staff of Lewis County General Hospital, Lewis County Hospice, Mary Ann Kingston, and Lisa Wadsworth Bates, Carl’s Auto, The Weber family, Anna Mae Hubbard, Pastor James Jenkins and all of the friends and family who assisted George.

His Funeral will be Tuesday, at 1:00 P.M. at Calvary Bible Church, Sweeney Road, Greig, where Pastor James Jenkins, will officiate. Interment will be in Port Leyden Cemetery. Calling hours are at the church, on Tuesday from 11:00 A.M. until the service. Memorial contributions may be made to Calvary Bible Church, or to Friends of Lewis County Hospice, Inc. P.O. Box 266, Lowville, NY 13367.

To leave an on-line message of sympathy, please go to www.trainorfuneralhome.com

Rev. Alfred E. Nortz

Syracuse - Rev. Alfred E. Nortz, 88 a former pastor of St. Joseph's Church, Boonville, passed away in Syracuse, on April 25, 2017, after a long illness.

A wake will be on Friday, April 28, from 4-7 P.M. with a Vigil Mass at 7:00 P.M. at St. Vincent de Paul's Catholic Church, on Vine St. in Syracuse.

A Mass of Christian Burial for Fr. Nortz, will be Saturday, April 29, at 10:00 A.M. also at St. Vincent de Paul's Church, Syracuse.  Interment will follow in the priest's section of St. Mary's Cemetery, in DeWitt.

Kathryn Lyndaker

April 4, 1930 - April 28, 2017

LOWVILLE – Kathryn Bellinger Lyndaker, 87, of Brookside Circle, passed away Friday, April 28, 2017, with her family at her side, at the Lewis County Residential Health Care Facility.

Kathryn was born on April 4, 1930, in the town of Harrisburg, a daughter of the late Glenn J. and Pearle Bannon Bellinger. She attended country school and graduated from Lowville Free Academy in 1948. On October 21, 1950, she married Edward A. Lyndaker at her parent’s home with the Rev. Roger Williams of Lowville United Methodist Church, officiating. The couple was married 67 years.

Mrs. Lyndaker was employed by Clyde Graham of Graham’s Variety Store and later for his son Harold for many years. She was a member of the Lowville United Methodist Church for over 65 years, the Lowville Methodist Women, Treasurer of the Booster Club and Sunday School teacher and also various committees at church.

She was also a member of the Harrisburg Grange #551 for many years where she held several offices until they disbanded, also a member of Lewis Co. Pomona Grange. She belonged to the West Lowville Homemakers Club, was a 4-H leader and secretary of the Thursday Night bowling league.

She enjoyed her family and their Sunday dinners together, traveling, cooking and spending summers at their camp at Brantingham.

Surviving are her husband Edward, a son and his wife Bruce D. and Gloria of Lowville and a daughter Gail A. Klosner and her companion Steve Olmstead of Glenfield; two grandchildren Sarah and her husband Nolan Lowe and Matthew and wife Sarah Klosner and one step-granddaughter Jennifer Bidwell; four great grandchildren, Molly, Julia and Olivia Lowe and Daniel Jeffrey Klosner and two step great-granddaughters, Dakota and Cheyenne Rogers; a brother and his wife Richard and Arletha Bellinger of Lowville; a niece and five nephew.

She was predeceased by son-in-law Daniel Klosner; two sisters and two brothers-in-law Dorothea and Harold Vary and Maxine and Byron Allen; a step granddaughter Terri Brockert and a nephew Maurice and wife Margaret Vary and a nephew Jerry Allen.
Family and friends are invited to call on Tuesday, May 2nd from 11:00a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Lowville United Methodist Church with funeral service at 1:00 p.m. with Rev. David B. Herrmann, Pastor officiating. Burial will be in the West Lowville Rural Cemetery.
Per Kathryn’s request, in lieu of flowers, memorials in Kathryn’s name may be made to: Lowville United Methodist Church Memorial Fund, 7618 N. State Street, Lowville, NY 13367; to Friends of Lewis County Hospice, Inc., P.O. Box 266, Lowville, NY 13367 or to charity of one’s choice.

Online condolences may be shared at www.sundquistfh.com

Mary O'Brien

July 26, 1939 to April 24, 2017

Constableville-Mary Anne O’Brien, 77, of Michigan Mills Road passed away on April 24, 2017 surrounded by her family.

She was born in Martinsburg, N.Y. on July 26, 1939, a daughter of Victor and Amelia Bedora Stoffle. She grew up in Glenfield and graduated from General Martin High school in 1957. Mary Anne was employed at Beaverite after graduating high school. She was united in marriage with Thomas G. O’Brien on July 23, 1966 at St. Mary’s Church, Glenfield. The couple then settled in Highmarket at their present home. Mary Anne enjoyed crossword puzzles, crocheting, baking, her pets and spending time with grandchildren.

She is survived by her husband Tom; two daughters, Mary O’Brien, Highmarket and Susie and Michael Arrigo, Port Leyden; grandchildren, Justin and Michelle O’Brien, Ashley and Andrew Schuler, Matthew Barrows, T.J. and Hannah Barrows and Nicholas, Joseph and Samuel Arrigo and great grand children, Victoria and Evelyn Schuler and Wyatt O’Brien. She was predeceased by a daughter Victoria Barrows in 2012, sisters, Ruth Lamont and Dorothy Ehlers and a brother, George Stoffle.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, April 27, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary’s Church, Constableville with Rev. Lawrence Marullo officiating. Calling hours will be Wednesday from 4-7 p.m. at Mills Funeral Home, 301 Post Street, Boonville. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Mary’s Church, Constableville.

For an online message of sympathy please go to www.millsfuneralhome.com

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