Press-Republican

Obituaries

December 28, 2013

George A. Racine

CHAMPLAIN - George A. Racine died on Christmas day at home with his family by his side.

Born in Lacolle Quebec, the son of Ulric and Blandine [Dennault] Racine.

He owned an operated the Racine Farm on the Hayford Road in Champlain for many years and worked at NCCS for 35 years as a Mechanic and bus driver, George was also a master welder. He had a passion for the outdoors and loved to deer hunt and fish, he had a quick wit and loved to tell jokes.

He is survived by his sister, Irene Tetreault; and two daughters, Jeanne Cassaverde of Rochester, N.Y. and Rita Monette of Champlain.

George was predeceased by his loving wife of 73 years, Gladys Boulerice Racine; brothers Aurthur, Rene, Roland, Alfred, Allure; sisters, Loretta Favreau, Blanche Gerard, Bertha Robinson, Clair Tetreault. Grandchildren Daniel Monnette and his wife Jolene, and their children Ashley and Morgan. Jeanne's husband Juvenial Cassaverde and their children Janet and Pedro Pineda and their children Amaru, Anahi. Ruben and Zoraida Cassaverde their children Alejandro, Samuel, Sofia, Gabriel. Pablo and Nina Cassaverde and children Mayan, Neil, Jose and Kathryn Cassaverde and their children Ian, Brennan.

Calling hours will be from 1 to 3 p.m., Saturday Dec. 28, at Ross Funeral Home in Mooers, N.Y. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Hospice of the North Country, 358 Tom Miller Road, Plattsburgh, NY 12901 to the Memory of George and Gladys Racine.

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Obituaries
  • MournetAndrew_34.jpg Andrew C. Mournet Sr.

    PLATTSBURGH — Thursday, April 17, marked the passing of Andrew Mournet, 89, Army Air Corps sergeant, lifetime mechanic, tinkerer, bowler, and "chop-buster".

    April 20, 2014 3 Photos

  • Chateaugay_35.jpg Donald Douglas Drown

    ELLENBURG DEPOT — Donald Douglas Drown, 85, of Ellenburg Depot, died in Plattsburgh on April 7, 2014.

    April 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • BarrettHoward_36.jpg Howard "Curt" Barrett

    BURKE — Howard "Curt" Barrett, 83, of the Cook Road, Burke died Friday, April 18, 2014, at his home, surrounded by his loving family and Hospice of the North Country.

    April 20, 2014 2 Photos

  • JonesLouva_37.jpg Louva Ann Jones

    SACRAMENTO, CALIF. — Louva Ann Jones, 72, of Sacramento, Calif., died peacefully at home, surrounded by her loving husband and children on April 12, 2014, after a short courageous battle with pancreatic cancer.

    April 20, 2014 2 Photos

  • Ada_66.jpg Ada E. Vassar

    WEST CHAZY — Ada E. Vassar, 87, of West Chazy passed away Thursday, April 17, 2014, at the CVPH Medical Center.

    April 19, 2014 2 Photos

  • Best_Funeral_Services_67.jpg Wayne H. Nystrom

    SUN CITY, ARIZ. — Wayne H. Nystrom, 83, of Sun City, Ariz., died on April 9, 2014.

    April 19, 2014 1 Photo

  • Linda A. Barber

    CROWN POINT/KEESEVILLE — Linda A. Barber, 65, of Keeseville, and formerly of Crown Point, passed away on Wednesday, March 19, 2014, at the Horace Nye Home of Elizabethtown.

    April 18, 2014

  • MarbutJames.jpg James D. Marbut

    MOOERS FORKS — James D. Marbut, 58, of Bush Road, Mooers Forks, died on Monday, April 14, 2014, after a courageous battle with cancer, at CVPH Medical Center, surrounded by his family.

    April 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • 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

Death Notices