Frank Ruggeri, Jr.

frankruggeriA Mass of Christian Burial for Frank Ruggeri, Jr., age 89, will be held Friday, May 8, at 10:00 A.M., at St. Mary’s Cathedral.  Mr. Ruggeri died unexpectedly on May 4 at his home.  Calling hours will be held at Frary Funeral Home on Thursday, May 7 from 2-4 P.M. and  6-8 P.M.Read Full Obituary

Claude W. Gidney

Graveside services for Claude W. Gidney, age 54, of Ogdensburg, will be held on Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 10:00AM at St. Mary’s Cemetery with Rev. Joseph Morgan officiating. There will be no calling hours. Arrangements are entrusted to Frary Funeral Home. Mr. Gidney passed away on Sunday, April 19, 2015 at Claxton Hepburn Medical Center.

Among Claude’s survivors are his parents, Marvin Gidney, Sr. and Georgiana Gidney of Ogdensburg; siblings, Eleanor and David Shannon of Hammond, Steve Gidney of Ogdensburg, Candy Budd of Ogdensburg and life partner, Cora Conwell of Ogdensburg. He was predeceased by his brother Marvin Gidney, Jr of California.

Claude was born on September 16, 1960, in Ogdensburg, NY, the son of Marvin and Georgiana Pratt Gidney. Claude attended local schools in the area.

Joan E. Rogers

Rogers, JoanFuneral services for Joan E. Rogers, age 85, of Ogdensburg, will be held on Friday, April 24, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Mary’s Cathedral.  Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery.  Calling hours will be held on Thursday, April 23, 2015 from 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Frary Funeral Home.  Mrs. Rogers passed away Sunday morning, April 19, 2015, at Claxton Hepburn Medical Center.

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Myrtle “Bonnie” Thompson

Thompson, MyrtleFuneral services for Myrtle Thompson, age 93, of Ogdensburg, will be held on Thursday, April 16, 2015, at 11:00AM at Frary Funeral Home with Rev. F. James Shurtleff officiating. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery following funeral services. Calling hours will be held from 9:00AM to 11:00AM at Frary Funeral Home on 515 Caroline Street before funeral services. Mrs. Thompson passed away on Monday afternoon, April 13, 2015 at Maplewood Nursing Home in Canton.

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Mary Duncan

Duncan, MaryFuneral services for Mary Duncan, age 95, formerly of the Arnold Road, Ogdensburg, and RiverLedge Residence, will be held on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Mary’s Cathedral with Rev. Scott Belina officiating.  Burial will be held in the spring.  Calling hours will be held at Frary Funeral Home on Monday, April 13, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.  Mary Duncan passed away on April 10, 2015 at Claxton Hepburn Medical Center after a brief illness. Read Full Obituary

Laurie A. Burke

Burke, LaurieFuneral services for Laurie A. Burke, age 48, of Greene Street in Ogdensburg, will be held on Friday, April 10, 2015 at 3:00PM at  Frary Funeral Home on 515 Caroline Street with Rev. F. James Shurtleff officiating. Calling hours will be held on Friday, April 10, 2015, at Frary Funeral Home from 1:00PM to 3:00PM. Mrs. Burke passed away on Monday, April 6, 2015, at Crouse Hospital in Syracuse, NY.

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James F. Compo

_20150404_143622Funeral services for James F. Compo, age 52, of Ogdensburg, will be held on Monday, April 6, 2015 at 3:00 p.m.at Frary Funeral Home with Rev. F. James Shurtleff officiating.  Burial will be held in Parishville in the spring. Calling hours will be held on Monday from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.  Mr. Compo passed away on Friday, April 3, 2015 at Claxton Hepburn Medical Center.Read Full Obituary

Harold Paul Switzer

Switzer, HaroldFuneral services for Harold Paul Switzer, age 49, of Ogdensburg, will be held on Friday, April 3, 2015, at 10:00AM at St. Mary’s Cathedral with Rev. Christopher J. Looby officiating. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery in the Spring. Calling hours will be held from 2:00PM to 4:00PM and 6:00PM to 8:00PM on Thursday, April 2, 2015 at Frary Funeral Home on 515 Caroline Street. Mr. Switzer passed away on Sunday, March 29, 2015, at Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio.

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Lawrence L. Hill

Funeral services for Lawrence L. Hill, age 66, of Rensselaer, NY and formerly of Ogdensburg and Canton, will be held on Friday, April 3, 2015, at 1:00PM at Frary Funeral Home with Rev. Walter Smith officiating. There will be no calling hours. Mr. Hill passed away unexpectedly on Friday, March 27, 2015, at his home.

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Betty W. Jeffers

Jeffers, BettyBetty W. Jeffers, age 93, of 30 Sullivan Drive, Canton, died on Friday, March 27, 2015. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, April 1, 2015, at 2:00PM at First Presbyterian Church in Potsdam with Rev. Deborah Packard officiating. There will be no calling hours. Arrangements are entrusted to Frary Funeral Home.

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