Press-Republican

Obituaries

January 9, 2013

Barbara S. Blaise Barber Gordon

KEESEVILLE — Barbara S. Blaise Barber Gordon, 77, of the Mace Chasm Road, Keeseville, died Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013, at her home with her loving family by her side after a courageous battle with cancer.

She was born in Keeseville, June 2, 1935, the daughter of Lawrence and Margaret Blaise.

She attended St. John's Convent and graduated from Keeseville High School. She graduated from Clinton Community College with high honors. Barbara worked several places throughout the years, retiring from Horace Nye Nursing Home after many dedicated years.

She loved traveling, playing cards, and visiting with people. Christmas was her favorite time of the year. She will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and friend.

Barbara was a member of the Knights of Columbus, and Ladies Auxiliary of the Lady of the Elks. She was also a member of St. John's Church, serving as usher and Eucharistic Minister and was a member and trustee for Woodman of the World Life Insurance Society.

Survivors include her husband, Warren Patrick Gordon; children, Sandra Mero and husband Richard, Stephen Barber and wife Lisa, Margaret McNierney and husband Scott, Rodney Barber and wife Cheryl, Melissa Kilbourn and husband Scott, Tricia Fields and companion Peter Crowningshield; son-in-law, Frank Fields; stepchildren, Beth Mazzone and husband Chester, Jo Anne Case and husband Roger, Tim Gordon and wife Marilu, Maureen Pray and husband Darcy; several grandchildren; great-grandchildren; step grandchildren; one step great-grandchild; siblings, Ernest Blaise Sr. and wife Eleanor, Sherwood Blaise and wife Brenda, Norma Nance and husband John, Doris Sullivan and husband Bill, Sally Scharabok and husband Wayne, Patricia Blaise and companion Brad, Alvin Blaise and wife Stephanie, Kenny Mousseau and wife Martine; two aunts, Jane Fountain and Joan Doyle; several nieces and nephews; and very close friends, Irene Crowningshield, special little companion, Buster, Dorothy McLean, Robert Armstrong and wife Nancy; and lots of other close friends.

Text Only | Photo Reprints
Obituaries
  • WayIrene.jpg Irene D. Way

    PERU — Irene D. Way, 74, of the Telegraph Road, Peru, passed peacefully on Tuesday, April 15, 2014, at Fletcher Allen Health Care with her loving family by her side.

    April 17, 2014 3 Photos

  • GirouxRoyal.jpg Royal Phillip Giroux

    CHAZY — Royal Phillip Giroux, 86, of Chazy, N.Y., passed away on April 12, 204 while at his home in Palm Harbor, Fla. under the care of his family and Hospice.

    April 17, 2014 2 Photos

  • LibertyClark.jpg Clark J. Liberty

    PLATTSBURGH — Clark J. Liberty, 62, of Military Turnpike in Plattsburgh, N.Y., died on Sunday, April 13, 2014, at CVPH Medical Center in Plattsburgh.

    April 17, 2014 2 Photos

  • Thompson.jpg Charles C. Thompson

    WEST CHAZY — Charles C. Thompson, 90, of Jersey Swamp Road, passed away Monday, April 14, 2014, at his home, surrounded by his loving family. 

    April 17, 2014 2 Photos

  • Lowmans_Arizona.jpg Gerard (Gerry) Broderick

    PHOENIX, ARIZ. — Gerard (Gerry) Broderick, 95, passed away peacefully Saturday, April 12 at the home of his son and daughter-in-law, Murray and Judy Broderick in Phoenix, Ariz.

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • NancyMountain.jpg Nancy Nash Johnson

    NASHVILLE, TENN. — Nancy Nash Johnson of Nashville, Tenn. passed away peacefully at her home on Saturday, March 29, 2014 after a two year battle with breast cancer.

    April 16, 2014 2 Photos

  • PrueRodney.jpg Rodney K. "Butch" Prue

    PLATTSBURGH — Rodney K. "Butch" Prue, 69, of Plattsburgh, N.Y., passed away on Sunday, April 13, 2014, at CVPH Medical Center in Plattsburgh with his family by his side. He was born in Oneida, N.Y., on July 14, 1944, the son of John and Theresa (Breyette) Prue.

    April 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • EellsCarlEdward.jpg Carl E. Eells

    ESSEX, Vt. - Carl Edward Eells, 71, beloved husband, father and grandfather, went to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on April 12, 2014, following an accident in Fletcher, Vt.

    April 16, 2014 2 Photos

  • LibertyClark_93.jpg Clark Liberty

    PLATTSBURGH — Clark J. Liberty, 62, of Military Turnpike in Plattsburgh, N.Y., passed away on Sunday, April 13, 2014, at CVPH Medical Center.

    April 15, 2014 2 Photos

  • WMmarvinlogo_94.jpg Hilda L. Senecal

    KEENE — The Town of Keene has lost one of its beloved citizens, a gentle nurturer of flowers and children. Hilda L. Senecal, 90, known fondly to many as Nana, passed away Friday, April 11, 2014, at Elizabethtown Community Hospital with her loving family at her side.

    April 15, 2014 1 Photo

Death Notices