FURNIA - A Mass of Christian Burial for Nicholas "Nick" Buckley Furnia, 24, of Steltzer Ave., Plattsburgh, who died unexpectedly on Monday, Oct. 7, 2013, at the CVPH Medical Center, was celebrated at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 10, at St. Joseph's Church in West Chazy. The Mass was celebrated by Rev. J. Roger McGuinness, Pastor and assisted by Deacon Brian Neureuther and Daniel Hobbs. The organist was Michelle Patrie. The offertory gifts were presented by Ian and Olivia Buckley, Jess Ewald and Jacob Furnia. The eulogist was Todd Gisclair. The pallbearers were Todd Gisclair, D.J. Barber, Todd Furnia, Benjamin Furnia, Jonathan Buckley and Michael Buckley. Burial followed at St. Peter's Cemetery in Plattsburgh where Rev. McGuinness read committal prayers and military honors were accorded by the U.S. Marine Corps. Arrangements were entrusted to the Brown Funeral Home, 29 Broad Street, Plattsburgh, NY 12901 (518) 561-3980. Online condolences and memorial candles may be offered at www.brownfuneralhomeinc.com.
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Buffalo Wild Wings opens Monday
The new restaurant in Plattsburgh has hired 123 people from throughout the area.
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Franklin County legislators voted 4 to 3 to adopt a nearly $102.7 million budget that includes raises for some non-union members.
Taylor sentencing rescheduled
New date allows more time in court for restitution hearing.
New bookstore opens in Plattsburgh
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Event kicks off Franklin County marketing effort
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P-R readers react: Cellphone use on airplanes
Press-Republican Facebook readers share their views on cellphone use in the air.
- Community Calendar: Dec. 6, 2013 Check out holiday and other events, along with dinners, meetings and public-access TV.
Of Interest: Dec. 6, 2013
Take a brief look at news of note around the North Country.
Police Log: Dec. 6, 2013
Westport fugitive arrested in Vt.; Dannemora man chaged with prison contraband possession; Dannemora man charged with prison contraband possession; Dannemora man charged with prison contraband possession; Four injured in four-car accident; Dickinson Center man injured in accident.
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