RIVERS - A Mass of Christian burial was celebrated Monday, Feb. 4, 2013, from St. Peter's Church in Plattsburgh, for Delores C. Rivers, 80, who died on Friday, Feb. 1, at Clinton County Nursing Home in Plattsburgh, with her family by her side. Rev. Bernard Menard, Pastor of St. Peter's Church celebrated the Mass, assisted by Joe Fredette. Guitarist and soloist was Perry Provost. Lawrence Rivers Jr., Julie Maxey, Steven Rivers, Michael Rivers, Terry Rivers, Glenn Rivers, Suzanne Kinter and Sherri LaDuke placed the pall. Laura Rivers placed the Bible. Beverly McPhail placed the rosary. Clarence LaDuke placed the crucifix. Rickey Maxey and David Kenter placed the roses. Cheryl Rivers gave remarks of remembrance of Delores's life. Amanda Agnew, Katie Kenter, Jacob Rivers and Kyle Kenter read from scripture. Cheryl Rivers and Gail Rivers presented the gifts. Pallbearers were Kyle Kinter, Keith LaDuke, Chad Rivers, Brandon Rivers, Jacob Rivers and Michael Rivers. Burial will be later in the year in St. Peter's Cemetery. Arrangements were entrusted to Brown Funeral Home, 29 Broad Street, Plattsburgh, NY 12901 (518)-561-3980. Online condolences and memorial candles maybe offered at www.brownfuneralhomeinc.com
- 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.
Natural-gas service to expand in Town of Plattsburgh
Public Service Commission gave OK; details yet to come.
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.
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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