December 3, 2013

Edward B. "Tom" Carpenter Jr.

MINEVILLE - Edward B. "Tom" Carpenter Jr., 77, of Champlain Drive, Mineville, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, Nov. 30, at CVPH Medical Center in Plattsburgh. He was born at home June 23, 1936, in Mineville, to Lucille (Ryan) and Edward B. "Ted" Carpenter Sr.

Tom was a graduate of Mineville High School. He enlisted in the Marine Corp. and served from 1953-1956. He graduated from Albany Business College. He was employed by the Republic Steel Corporation, D&H Railroad, and for many years was an income tax preparer. He was in the National Guard for many years. He was also a town assessor. He was a member of the Moriah Central School Board for over 20 years. He was a key contributor to improvements made at Linney Field for Moriah football.

He is survived by his children, Michele (Walter) Gilbo, Denise Carpenter, and Scott (Stacia) Carpenter; his siblings, William Carpenter, Eileen "Jo" (Michael) Mydlarz, Richard Carpenter, and Thomas (Lucille) Carpenter; his grandchildren, Keith (Jessica) Gilbo, Steven Gilbo, Jeremy Carpenter, Evan Drew, Casey (Peter) Green, and Kevin Carpenter; his great-grandchildren, Thomas Ryan "TR" Green and Amelia Marie Green, who affectionately called him "TC;" an uncle, several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

He was predeceased by his parents, his sister, Elizabeth (Betty Ann) Goyette; his son, Thomas Ryan Carpenter; his nephew, Brian T. Carpenter; and several uncles.

Tom enjoyed going to the casino with friends, watching Moriah Football and was an avid golfer and bowler back in the day. He was fortunate to have traveled to Alaska, Spain, Portugal, and Germany.

At Tom's request, there will be no calling hours or services, Burial will be in the spring.

Donations in Tom's honor can be made to Moriah Booster Club, PO Box 213, Port Henry, NY 12974, the Brian T. Carpenter Scholarship Fund, 48 Lakeview Avenue, Moriah, NY 12960, and the Lake Champlain Memorial Garden & Angel of Hope Monument, 48 Lakeview Avenue, Moriah, NY 12960

Text Only | Photo Reprints
  • 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

  • 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

Death Notices