THORNTON - A Mass of Christian burial was celebrated Monday, July 22, 2013 from St. James Church in Cadyville for Joan A. Thornton, 77, of the Jersey Swamp Road in West Chazy, passed away with her loving family by her side Thursday July 18, 2013 at the CVPH Medical Center in Plattsburgh. Rev. Msgr. Lawrence M. Deno, pastor celebrated the mass. The funeral Pall was place by her three daughters, Debbie Thornton, Karen Sayers and Susan Beatty. Scripture readings were read by Debbie Varin and Debbie Thornton. The crucifix was placed by her husband, Donald Thornton. Words of remembrance were by Steve Ashline. Pallbearers were James Beatty, Jimmy Sayers III, Owney Thornton, George Barota, Steve Ashline and Joe Ashline. Burial followed in the parish cemetery where Rev. Deno recited the committal prayers. Arrangements were entrusted to the Heald Funeral Home, 48 Court Steet, Plattsburgh.
APA to review former Finch, Pruyn land use
Environmental and economic impact both considered in Essex Chain classification plan.
Economics factor in land classification
APA review finds high unemployment rates, wintertime lag in tourism.
United Way launches Disaster Preparedness Program
Numerous nonprofit organizations and government agencies from across the region will work closely together to coordinate volunteers for disaster-specific situations.
Tasers used to subdue two
At an Altona residence, brothers Wayne A. Graves Jr. and Evan M. Graves got confrontational with state troopers, police say.
City council restores some library funding
But final budget package won't be complete until new Plattsburgh Council takes over next year.
School, county in talks over site
Plans are moving forward for Malone Central School District to acquire the former deaf-school buildings at the corner of State Street and College Avenue from Franklin County.
Local student to address graduates
SUNY Plattsburgh Winter Commencement coming up.
Local Christmas tree sales strong
Heather Wright and Rob Boire cut down the tree of their choice at a farm in West Chazy.
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