DROLLETTE - Funeral Services for Francis M. Drollette, lifelong resident of Dannemora and Chazy Lake, who died Saturday, June 29, 2013, was held at 11 a.m., Wednesday July 3, at St. Joseph's Church in Dannemora. Rev. Donald Kramberg, Pastor, celebrated a Mass of Christian burial. Alter servers were Gabriel and Schuler Gratto, Eucharistic minister was Bert Pombrio. Abby Betts and Alaina Millard placed the pall. Jessica Norris and Blake Millard did readings. The gifts were presented by Tammi Vaughan and Linda Tripp. Words of remembrance were by Amy and Matt Millard. Music was provided by Mary Ann Lawliss. Pallbearers were William Tripp, Tom Tripp, Rob Tripp and Gary Vaughan. Burial was in St. Joseph's Cemetery, where Rev. Kramberg recited committal prayers. The U.S. Coast Guard and the American Legion provided full military honors. Arrangements are in care of the R.W. Walker Funeral Home, 69 Court St. Plattsburgh, 563-1760. Online condolences may be made to www.rwwalk erfh.com.
Speakout: July 31, 2014
What people around the region are talking about.
- Athletes set for 16th edition of Ironman Lake Placid The professionals will get started at 6:20 a.m. with the age-group athletes will begin at 6:30 a.m. using a rolling start during Saturday's Ironman Lake Placid.
Police: Pickup clocked at 80 mph before double fatal
Authorities say Trevor J. Sisto showed no remorse after leading police on chase in Lake Placid, North Elba, ending in death of Potsdam couple.
DA: Trombly manslaughter case not over
Awaiting new trial date from Clinton County Court after mistrial declared Friday.
Ironman draws nearly 20,000 to Lake Placid
A record crowd expected, 3,300 volunteers are ready, and five captains earn Ironman grants for charity.
New trails open at Fort Ti
Visitors to Fort Ticonderoga can now hike and canoe the national historic landmark's grounds and waterways.
Of Interest: June 29, 2013
Take a brief look at news of note around the North Country.
Natural-gas service to expand in Town of Plattsburgh
Public Service Commission gave OK; details yet to come.
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.
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