Obituaries for Northern NY, Watertown and Beyond.

Local Obituaries
Caroline J. Chartiy
16 Aug 2017 at 4:09pm
pGraveside services for 85 year old Caroline J. Chartiy will be held Monday at 1 PM at Riverside Cemetary in Norwood, with Lay Speaker Don McClure ...

Brandon Dutton
16 Aug 2017 at 3:51pm
pMassena: Brandon Dutton, 35 passed away unexpectedly early Wednesday morning, August 16, 2017. Arrangements are under the care of the Phillips Mem...

Francis W. Potter
16 Aug 2017 at 3:08pm
pCarthage- Francis W. Potter, 54, of the Boyd Road, died on August 15, 2017 at the St. Joseph’s Hospital in Syracuse. He was born on March 31, 196...

Virginia Alice Whitaker Beesmer
16 Aug 2017 at 2:21pm
pOur Beloved Mother, Virginia Alice Whitaker Beesmer 81, of 150 Stone Road, West Hurley, New York, passed to her eternal reward on Sunday August 6,...

John Wesley Fluno
16 Aug 2017 at 1:22pm
pLargo, FL - John Wesley Fluno passed away on August 13, 2017. John was a native of Watertown, NY. A memorial service will be held in Watertown, ...

Ernest King
16 Aug 2017 at 10:51am
pA Memorial Mass for Ernest F. King will be celebrated 11:00 A.M. Saturday, August 19, 2017 at Sacred Heart Church with Rev. Mark Reilly as celebra...


Celebrity Obituaries
Jo Walker-Meador, 93 (1924 - 2017)
Jo Walker-Meador, who rose from the Country Music Association's office manager to lead the organization for 29 years, died Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017, in Nashville following a stroke, according to the ...

Robert Yancy, 39 (1977 - 2017)
Robert Yancy, a musician who was the only son of the iconic singer Natalie Cole and the grandson of the jazz legend Nat "King" Cole, died Monday, Aug. 14, 2017, of a heart attack, according to mult...

Joi SJ Harris (2017)
Joi "SJ" Harris, a stunt performer working for the movie "Deadpool 2," died Monday, Aug. 14, 2017, in an accident performing a stunt, according to multiple news sources. For full obituary and cover...

Frank Broyles, 92 (1924 - 2017)
Frank Broyles, the former University of Arkansas head football coach who led the team to a national championship in 1964, died Monday, Aug. 14, 2017, according to multiple news sources. For full ob...

H. Jay Cullen, 48 (2017)
H. Jay Cullen, Virginia State Trooper, was killed during helicopter surveillance of the white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, when the helicopter crashed in a residential area near ...

Berke Bates, 40 (2017)
Berke Bates, a Virginia State Police officer, was killed Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017, during helicopter surveillance of the white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, when the helicopter cra...

Sierra Leone, Africa, Mudslide Victims (2017)
More than 300 people died Monday, Aug. 14, 2017, after a mudslide struck the area in and around Sierra Leone's capital, Freetown, in western Africa, according to the Red Cross. For full obituary an...

Burkina Faso Restaurant Attack Victims (2017)
At least 18 people were killed Sunday evening, Aug. 13, 2017, at a Turkish restaurant in Ouagadougou, the capital of Burkina Faso, in what officials called a terrorist attack in western Africa, acc...

Joseph Bologna, 82 (1934 - 2017)
Joseph Bologna, the Oscar-nominated veteran film and television actor known best for playing tough guys with a sly sense of humor, died Sunday, Aug. 13, 2017, at the City of Hope Hospital's Compreh...

Heather Heyer, 32 (2017)
Heather Heyer, a 32-year-old Virginia paralegal, died Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017, after being struck by a car in an apparently willful act of terroristic violence while she was counterprotesting a whi...

Bryan Murray, 74 (1942 - 2017)
Bryan Murray, a longtime NHL coach and general manager, died Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017, of colon cancer, according to multiple news sources. For full obituary and coverage from Legacy.com, click here.

Yisrael Kristal, 113 (1903 - 2017)
Yisrael Kristal, the world's oldest man and a Holocaust survivor, died Friday, Aug. 11, 2017, in Israel, according to BBC News. He was 113. For full obituary and coverage from Legacy.com, click here.

Ruth Pfau, 87 (1929 - 2017)
Ruth Pfau, a German-born nun who was known as the Mother Theresa of Pakistan for devoting her life to efforts to rid that country of leprosy, died Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017, in Karachi, Pakistan. For...

Glen Campbell, 81 (1936 - 2017)
Glen Campbell, the "Rhinestone Cowboy" country singer who charted 80 hit songs in a career that lasted more than half a century, died Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017, following a battle with Alzheimer's dise...

Barbara Cook, 89 (1927 - 2017)
Barbara Cook, a singer and actress who won a Tony Award for her role in the 1957 Broadway musical "The Music Man," died Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017, according to multiple news sources. She was 89. For fu...

Ty Hardin, 87 (1930 - 2017)
Ty Hardin, a former actor who starred on the TV Western series "Bronco," died Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017, according to multiple news sources. For full obituary and coverage from Legacy.com, click here.

Haruo Nakajima, 88 (1929 - 2017)
Haruo Nakajima, the Japanese actor who played legendary movie monster Godzilla in 12 films, died Monday, Aug. 7, 2017, according to multiple news sources. For full obituary and coverage from Legacy...

Don Baylor, 68 (1949 - 2017)
Don Baylor, the former Major League Baseball power hitter who won a World Series championship in 1987 with the Minnesota Twins and went on to manage the Colorado Rockies and Chicago Cubs, died Mond...