Obituaries for Northern NY, Watertown and Beyond.

Local Obituaries
Ruth Garner
18 Oct 2017 at 5:08pm
pRuth F. Garner died peacefully on October 18, 2017 surrounded by her family, at her home, in Potsdam. Ruth was 101 years old. Friends may call at ...

Kenneth Taylor Jr.
18 Oct 2017 at 4:45pm
pRensselaer Falls: Kenneth Earle Taylor Jr. age 64, passed away after a long battle with throat cancer at his family home. Kenneth was born to Kenn...

Lorraine Knight
18 Oct 2017 at 4:45pm
pGouverneur – Lorraine Knight, 81, passed away on Wednesday in Watertown./ppCalling hours will be on Sunday, 1-2 pm with a funeral service at 2 pm ...

Marianne Cuppernell
18 Oct 2017 at 4:44pm
pCHAUMONT, NY- Marianne J. Cuppernell, 89, of County Rte. 179, Chaumont, passed away Wednesday, October 18, 2017, at Hospice of Jefferson County at...

Sharon Phillips
18 Oct 2017 at 4:44pm
pHARRISVILLE – Sharon Phillips, 74, formerly of Marcy Settlement Road, died Wednesday morning, October 18, 2017 at Clifton Fine Hospital, where she...

Beverly Colligan
18 Oct 2017 at 4:44pm
pThe funeral service for Beverly S. Colligan will be 3 pm Sunday, October 22nd at the Reed & Benoit Funeral Home with Rev. Ron Farr, pastor of the ...

Beverly Siedlecki
18 Oct 2017 at 4:44pm
pBeverly White Siedlecki, 88, died Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at the Lewis County Residential Health Care Facility in Lowville. /ppBeverly was born...

Carolyn Burke
18 Oct 2017 at 4:43pm
pNORFOLK—Arrangements for 63 year old Carolyn S. Burke, a resident of 51 Brothers Road, Norfolk, are incomplete at this time with the Buck Funeral ...

Gary W. Tharrett
18 Oct 2017 at 4:43pm
pGary W. Tharrett, 65, formally of Gouverneur and Dexter NY passed away peacefully at home under the care of Hospice and surrounded by family and f...


Celebrity Obituaries
Gord Downie, 53 (1964 - 2017)
Gord Downie, who made himself part of Canada's national identity with songs about hockey and small towns as lead singer and songwriter of iconic rock band The Tragically Hip, has died at age 53 aft...

Harriette Thompson, 94 (2017)
Harriette Thompson, three-time cancer survivor who began running marathons at age 76, died Monday, Oct. 16, 2017, according to The Associated Press. She was 94. For full obituary and coverage from ...

John Dunsworth, 71 (1946 - 2017)
John Dunsworth, actor best known as Mr. Lahey on the comedy series "Trailer Park Boys," has died at the age of 71, according to multiple news sources. For full coverage and obituary from Legacy.com...

Roy Dotrice, 94 (1923 - 2017)
Roy Dotrice, a veteran British actor, died at his London home on Monday, according to the Associated Press. He was 94. For full coverage and obituary from Legacy.com, click here.

Daniel Webb, 28 (1989 - 2017)
Daniel Webb, a former relief pitcher for the Chicago White Sox, has died in an ATV accident, according to the Associated Press. He was 28. For full coverage and obituary from Legacy.com, click here.

Grady Tate, 85 (1932 - 2017)
Grady Tate, legendary jazz drummer and vocalist, died October 8 at the age of 85, according to multiple news sources. For full coverage and obituary from Legacy.com, click here.

Mogadishu Truck Bomb Attack Victims (2017)
A truck bomb exploded outside of a hotel in Mogadishu, Somalia, killing 231 people and injuring 275, according to multiple news sources. For full coverage and obituary from Legacy.com, click here.

Elizabeth Baur, 69 (1947 - 2017)
Elizabeth Baur, who starred in the TV series "Ironside," has died at the age of 69, according to the Hollywood Reporter. For full obituary and coverage from Legacy.com, click here.

Hayden Kennedy and Inge Perkins (2017)
Hayden Kennedy and Inge Perkins, young mountain-climbing couple, die in avalanche and subsequent suicide. For full obituary and coverage from Legacy.com, click here.

Christian Risner, 3 (2017)
Christian Risner, a 3-year-old boy whose fight with cancer inspired his small Kansas hometown to celebrate Christmas in September, has died. For full obituary and coverage from Legacy.com, click here.

Northern California Wildfire Victims (2017)
Major wildfires have killed at least 33 people in California wine country, according to multiple news sources. For full obituary and coverage from Legacy.com, click here.

Y.A. Tittle, 90 (1926 - 2017)
Y.A. Tittle, the Hall of Fame quarterback and 1963 NFL Most Valuable Player, has died, according to The Associated Press. He was 90. For full obituary and coverage from Legacy.com, click here.

Robert L. McKay, 86 (2017)
Robert L. McKay, who designed the first Taco Bell restaurant and with founder Glen Bell turned it from a quirky food stand into a fast-food empire, has died. He was 86. For full obituary and covera...

Connie Hawkins, 75 (1942 - 2017)
Connie Hawkins, basketball's dazzling schoolyard legend who soared and swooped his way to the Hall of Fame, has died at 75. For full obituary and coverage from Legacy.com, click here.

Bunny Sigler, 76 (1941 - 2017)
Walter "Bunny" Sigler, a singer, songwriter and producer who helped create "The Sound of Philadelphia" in the 1970s, has died. He was 76. For full obituary and coverage from Legacy.com, click here.

Ralphie May, 45 (1972 - 2017)
Ralphie May, the stand-up comedian whose career took off after appearing on "Last Comic Standing," died Friday, Oct. 6, 2017, of cardiac arrest in Las Vegas, according to multiple news sources. He ...

Las Vegas Strip Shooting Victims (2017)
At least 58 people died in a mass shooting at a country music festival located on the Las Vegas Strip on Oct. 1, 2017, according to multiple news sources. For full obituary and coverage from Legacy...

Arthur Janov, 93 (1924 - 2017)
Arthur Janov, psychotherapist who developed "Primal Scream" therapy, died Oct. 1, 2017, at his home in Malibu, Calif., according to The Associated Press. He was 93. For full obituary and coverage f...