Press-Republican

Obituaries

March 24, 2014

John L. Arlak Jr.

MOOERS FORKS — John L. Arlak Jr., 71, died Friday, March 14, 2014, at his home.

He was born Aug. 31, 1942, in the Bronx, N.Y., son of John L. and Catherine (Ortlieb) Arlak.

He was a retired New York City sanitation worker. He received numerous awards for his tremendous work ethic. He was well known in the Plattsburgh and Malone area and a friend to all who knew him. He frequented several senior citizens organizations and was a friend to the Special Olympics.

John was predeceased by his parents, John Arlak Sr. and Catherine Arlak, formerly of Mooers Forks.

John is survived by his younger brother, William Arlak and his companion, Barbara Aubin of Mooers Forks; his younger sister, Katherine Voelsing and her husband, Robert Sr. of Mooers Forks; one nephew, Robert L. Voelsing Jr. and his wife, Meghan of Mooers Forks; and one niece, Katherine Geraghty and her husband, Phillip of Burlington, Vt.

Calling hours will be held from 7 to 9 p.m., Tuesday, March 25, at the Ross Funeral Home in Mooers. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Special Olympics. Arrangements are in the care of the Ross Funeral Home, 2586 Route 11, Mooers. To share an online condolence, please visit www.ROSSFUNERALHOMES.com.

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Obituaries
  • ThwaitsZaumetzer.jpg_84.jpg Catherine M. "Kay" Nolan

    AU SABLE FORKS — Catherine M. "Kay" Nolan passed away on July 21, 2014, at Clare Bridge in Winter Haven, Fla., she was 96 years old.

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • JeffreyJPier.jpg_85.jpg Jeffrey J. Pier

    WADDINGTON — Jeffrey J. Pier of Waddington, N.Y. passed away peacefully surrounded by his family and friends Friday July 4, 2014 at Potsdam Hospital after an 18 month battle with kidney cancer.

    July 25, 2014 2 Photos

  • NancyChristian.jpg Nancy Carol Christian

    MORIAH — Nancy C. Christian, 73, of Moriah passed away peacefully on Thursday, July 17, 2014 at Fletcher Allen Hospital.

    July 24, 2014 2 Photos

  • WilforeRobert1.jpg Robert "Bob" Wilfore

    PLATTSBURGH — Robert "Bob" Wilfore, 83, of Butler Road, died Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at his home, under the care of Hospice of the North Country.

    July 24, 2014 3 Photos

  • RWWalker.jpg Charlotte D. Bolles

    PLATTSBURGH — Charlotte D. Bolles, 86, died Monday, July 21, 2014, at Meadowbrook Healthcare Facility. 

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • CarolMSouliere.jpg Carol M. Souliere

    GLENMONT, NY — Carol M. Souliere, 67, of Glenmont, N.Y., passed away on Monday, July 21, 2014 at her home with family at her bedside, after a long and courageous battle with cancer.

    July 24, 2014 2 Photos

  • ChateaugayFuneralHome.jpg Nelson R. Charland

    MERRILL — Nelson R. Charland, 56, of 96 Shuffs Road, died Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at his home.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • CecilPelkey.jpg Cecil Pelkey

    BLOOMINGDALE — Mr. Cecil Pelkey, known to everyone as "Pete" passed away July 19, 2014, at his home surrounded by his family and under to care of Hospice.

    July 23, 2014 2 Photos

  • StacyJoseph.jpg Joseph P. Stacy

    TICONDEROGA — Joseph P. Stacy, 46, of Ticonderoga, went to the loving arms of our Lord, with his family and friends by his side after a courageous fight with cancer on Monday, July 21, 2014.

    July 23, 2014 2 Photos

  • CoffeyFuneralHome.jpg Patrick Jay Downs

    HARROGATE, TN. — Patrick Jay Downs went to be with our Lord, July 20, 2014, after a long hard—fought battle with cancer.

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

Death Notices