GORDON - A Mass of Christian burial for Barbara S. Blaise Barber Gordon, 77, of the Mace Chasm Road, Keeseville, was celebrated at 11:30 a.m., Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, at St. John's Church, Keeseville. Barbara died Tuesday, Jan. 8, at her home with her loving family by her side after a courageous battle with cancer. Monsignor Leeward J. Poissant, celebrated. Organist was Carol Bachand. Cellist was Ryan Mazzone. Eucharistic Ministers were Doris Sullivan, Doris Martino, and Jan DeGroat. Alter server was John Lucero Jr. Ushers were John and Kathy Bresett. The pall was placed by Sandra Mero, Margaret McNierney, Melissa Kilbourn, Tricia Fields, and JoAnne Case. The Bible was placed by Monsignor Poissant. The crucifix was placed by Pat Gordon. Readers were Cheryl Barber, Doris Sullivan, and Maureen Pray. The Eucharistic gifts were presented by Melissa Kilbourn, and Meagan McNierney. Words of remembrance were offered by Beth Mazzone, and Rodney Barber. A special poem was read by Melissa Kilbourn. Pallbearers were Gordon Pray, Ry Barber, David Kirkum, Andy Cassavaugh, Steve Barber, and Shane LaHart. A gathering followed at the Keeseville Knights of Columbus. Burial will be in St. John's Cemetery, Friday, April 26, following a 9 a.m. Mass at the Immaculate Conception Church. Arrangements were in the care of the Hamilton Funeral Home, 124 Clinton St., Keeseville. To light an online candle and offer condolences in the memory of Barbara Gordon, please visit www.hamiltonfuneralhome.com
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DA: Trombly manslaughter case not over
Awaiting new trial date from Clinton County Court after mistrial declared Friday.
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A record crowd expected, 3,300 volunteers are ready, and five captains earn Ironman grants for charity.
Natural-gas service to expand in Town of Plattsburgh
Public Service Commission gave OK; details yet to come.
New trails open at Fort Ti
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Of Interest: June 29, 2013
Take a brief look at news of note around the North Country.
Doheny endorses Stefanik
Still on Independence ballot but won't campaign for 21st Congressional District seat against Republican who defeated him in primary.
Four arrested on heroin, cocaine charges
All accused of felonies, arraigned and sent to Clinton County Jail.
Minerva man charged with sex abuse
William C. Smith, 47, worked as a custodian and bus driver at Minerva Central School.
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