Press-Republican

Obituaries

November 19, 2013

Veronica E. Rushford

CHAZY — Veronica E. Rushford, 91, of River Street, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013, at the CVPH Medical Center.

She was born in Dannemora, N.Y., on May 31, 1922, the daughter of James and Della (Manor) Guynup, Sr.

Veronica married Carlton Rushford in 1955 at St. James Church in Cadyville. Carlton passed away in 2004.

She worked as a machine operator at Bearst, Forest & Dixfield Paper Mill, then Diamond National, Vanity Fair, and eventually retiring in 1985 from Imperial Paper Mill in Plattsburgh.

She was a member of Sacred Heart Church in Chazy, and a former member of the Altar Rosary Society.

Survivors include, one son, Roger Rushford of Chazy, N.Y.; three daughters, Kathleen Rushford of West Chazy, Jane Rushford of Plattsburgh, and Anna Bushey and her husband Brent of Saranac; four grandchildren, Michelle Rushford, Samantha Belrose, and Amanda and Kasha Bushey; and several nieces and nephews.

Veronica was predeceased by three brothers, Carl, James an Kenneth Guynup; and four sisters, Dorothy Lucia, Marie Garrant, Hilda Facteau, and Evangeline Hayes Brown.

Calling hours will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 20, at the R.W. Walker Funeral Home, 69 Court Street, Plattsburgh. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 1 p.m on Thursday, Nov. 21. in Sacred Heart Church in Chazy. Burial will follow in the parish cemetery.

Donations in her memory may be made to The Chazy Volunteer Fire Department or Sacred Heart Church.

Online condolences may be made to the family by visiting www.rwwalkerfh.com.

Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced with the R.W. Walker Funeral Home, 69 Court Street, Plattsburgh.

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Obituaries
  • marvinhealdFuneralHome.jpg_5.jpg Gary "Alligator" Crowningshield

    WILLSBORO — Gary "Alligator" Crowningshield, 64, of Point Road in Willsboro, passed away Monday, July 28, 2014 at CVPH Medical Center in Plattsburgh with his family by his side.

    July 31, 2014 1 Photo

  • RussellGary.jpg_6.jpg Gary Russell

    PLATTSBURGH — Life's journey has come to its destination for Gary Russell, 64, of Military Turnpike in Schuyler Falls.

    July 31, 2014 2 Photos

  • theresasheffield.jpg_7.jpg Theresa Sheffield

    WILLSBORO — Keeseville - Theresa Sheffield, 84, formerly of Hill Street, Keeseville, died Monday, July 28, 2014, at the CVPH Medical Center in Plattsburgh.

    July 31, 2014 3 Photos

  • BreyetteCasey.jpg Casey M. Breyette

    PLATTSBURGH — Casey M. Breyette, 38, of Main Mill Street in Plattsburgh, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, July 26, 2014, in Glenmont, N.Y.

    July 30, 2014 3 Photos

  • HicksHugh.jpg Hugh "Pete" Hicks Jr.

    July 30, 2014 4 Photos

  • spooner.jpg Shaun Gregory Spooner

    NORTH RICHARDS HILLS, TX — Shaun Gregory Spooner, 59, of North Richland Hills, left this world Sunday, March 30, 2014.

    July 29, 2014 2 Photos

  • EdDienst1.jpg Edward A. Dienst

    Edward A. Dienst, 97, loving husband, father and proud grandfather, died on July 27, in South Glens Falls, N.Y., surrounded by his family.

    July 29, 2014 6 Photos

  • Hamilton.jpg Fumiko Passino

    Fumiko Passino, 76, of the Highlands Road, Keeseville, Sunday, July 27, 2014 at the CVPH Medical Center in Plattsburgh. 

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • carolvassar.jpg Carol M. Vassar

    Keeseville — Carol M. Vassar, 65, of Keeseville passed away at her home, 18 Lamplighter MHP, surrounded by her family on Sunday, July 27, 2014.

    July 29, 2014 3 Photos

  • joycetanton1.jpg Joyce Arlene (Mulbury) Tanton

    PLATTSBURGH — Joyce Arlene (Mulbury) Tanton, 91, of Plattsburgh and formerly of Guilderland, N.Y., died Sunday, July 27, 2014 at the CVPH Medical Center in Plattsburgh following a brief illness, with her loving family by her side.

    July 29, 2014 3 Photos

Death Notices