FORRETT - A Mass of Christian burial was celebrated Friday, May 23, 2014 at St. Peter's Church in Plattsburgh for Leo H. Forrett, 84, of Plattsburgh who passed away May 18. Monsignor Joseph G. Aubin celebrated the Mass. The pall bearers were Tom Kowalowski, Connor Kowalowski, Michael Forrett, Noel Forrett, Todd Meseck and Zachary Meseck. The funeral pall was placed by Keith Forrett and Marla Meseck. The crucifix was placed on the casket by Anthony Forrett. Words of remembrance were shared by Zachary Meseck. Kelley Forrett and Rhonda Kowalowski read from the Sacred Scripture. The spiritual gifts were presented by Kandis Kowalowski, Morgan Kowalowski and Kaitlyn Forrett. The organist was Mr. George Schnob. The soloist was Mr. Mitch Willette. Entombment followed in Whispering Maples Mausoleum, where Deacon John Levison recited committal prayers. Following the entombment, family and friends gathered at the Moose Lodge in Plattsburgh for a reception. Funeral arrangements were in the care of the Ross Funeral Home in Mooers.
Plattsburgh Airport to receive $76,000
The funds are for a study of obstructions on the approach paths, which would be removed in a separately funded second phase.
Cheers and Jeers: July 28, 2014
CHEERS to the Algonquin Chapter of Adirondack Mountain Club for sponsoring three field trips. JEERS to people who start noisy home-improvement projects early in the morning on the weekends.
Letters to the Editor: July 26, 2014
Letters by readers from around the North Country.
Speakout: July 26, 2014
What people around the region are talking about.
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Couple killed in Ray Brook crash; daughter 'critical'
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Trooper who arrested Trombly testifies
Brent Langlois testified that the man whose car fatally struck Ashley Poissant in Champlain was slurring his speech, smelled of alcohol and had glassy, bloodshot eyes.
Remains identified of Fort Covington soldier killed in '53
Master Sgt. Lawrence Jock will be brought back to the North Country for burial.
Three charged in meth bust
Trio in Altona arrested after visit by parole officer.
Blind Everest climber speaks with Momot students
Outdoorsman shared lessons on character, determination, goal-setting and teamwork. INCLUDES VIDEO
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