Francis E. Seney

Adirondack Daily Enterprise, July 21, 1989

Francis E. Seney

LEWIS — Francis E. Seney, 73, Lewis, died Thursday, July 20, at Elizabethtown Community Hospital.

He was born in Saranac Lake Dec. 6, 1915, the son of Edward and Edith (Shelley) Seney.

Mr. Seney was a veteran of World War II.

He worked as an operating engineer on construction jobs most of his life.

Mr. Seney is survived by his wife, Alise (Haaland) Seney of Lewis; two daughters, Mrs. Linda (Miller) Clark of Sparta, N.J., and Mrs. Frances Clohan of Goldvein, Va.; one son; Robert Miller of Lewis and two grandchildren.

Also surviving are two sisters, Mrs. Gloria Boushie of Brasher Falls and Miss Joyce Seney of Orlando, Fla.; and three brothers, Rodger Seney of Deltona, Fla., Warren Seney of Orlando, Fla., and Norris Seney of Lake Placid.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Lewis Congregational Church.

Donations in Mr. Seney’s memory may be made to the Elizabethtown-Lewis Ambulance Squad or the Cobble Hill Golf Association.

Marvin’s Funeral Home in Elizabethtown is in charge of arrangements.

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Cecile Victoria Seney

Press Republican Monday, March 1, 2004

Cecile V Bruce
Saranac-Cecile v Bruce , 85, of Saranac, died Saturday, February 28, 2004, at Fletcher Allen Health Care in Burlington, Vermont.

She was born in Saranac on May 13th, 1918, the daughter of Loren and Lena (Hart) Seney. She was a member of St. Joseph’s Church in Dannemora, and enjoyed bingo, and listening to fiddle music.

Cecile is survived by four sons and daughters-in-law: Carl and Shirley Bruce of Saranac, Fred and Shirley Bruce of Schuyler Falls, Allen and Tina Bruce of Saranac, Loren and Pam Bruce of Saranac, two daughters and sons-in-law: Lorraine and Jim Collins of Loris., S.C. and Lena and Fred Balch of Lumberton, N.C., her caregiver and grandson Bruce and Joann Balch of Hinesburg, Vt; two brothers: Lawrence Seney of Chazy Lake and Clifford of Newcomb; aister Theresa LaVarnway of Lake Pleasant; a brother-in-law; Leonard Abare of Newcomb, 21 grandchildren, 32 great-grandchildren and several neices and nephews.

Her husband, Albert Bruce, died on October 12, 1992. Three brothers, Robert, Clifton, and Loren Seney and a sister Rita Seney also died earlier.

Calling hours will be held today, March 1, 2004, from 2 to 4pm and 7 to 9 pm at the O’Neil-Redden-Drown Funeral Home in Plattsburgh. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated from St. Joseph’s Church in Dannemora. Internment will be in the parish cemetery at a later date.

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Lawrence Herman Seney

Published in the Press Republican from 4/5/2008 – 4/6/2008.
 
Lawrence H. Seney  
CHAZY LAKE — Lawrence H. Seney, 83, of the Pup Hill Road, Saranac, and formerly of Chazy Lake, died Friday, April 4, 2008, at the CVPH Medical Center in Plattsburgh.
He was born in Saranac, Feb. 19, 1925, the son of the late Loren and Lena (Hart) Seney. Larry graduated from Saranac in 1946. He enlisted in the U.S. Army during World War II and was honorably discharged in 1945. He married the former Velma Fournier (of Chazy Lake), Aug. 14, 1947, at St. Joseph’s Church in Dannemora. Velma predeceased him in 1978.
Lawrence was a logger and later worked at the Lyon Mountain Mines, then was an attendant at the Wingdale Facility. He was later a cook/meat cutter at both Clinton Correctional Facility and Lyon Mountain Correctional Facility. He retired in 1987 from Lyon Mountain Correctional Facility. He also operated his own home plumbing and heating business and worked construction in Texas and part time for the Marriott Corporation at Paul Smith’s College. He was a member of the Sorrell-Woodward American Legion Post 1623 in Lyon Mountain, the Knights of Columbus Council 2166 and Mountain Spring Club. He loved to cook and was famous for his baked beans. He loved Whitey Keese county music jamborees. He also was known for his favorite past time of bee keeping and honey processing. He was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed hunting and fishing.
Survivors include his children, Leo Seney of Dannemora, Larry and wife Colleen Seney of Saranac, Christine and husband Dennis Guimond of Cadyville and Ed and wife Kay Seney of Saranac and Kay’s children; four grandchildren, Arlene and Matthew Seney, Billy Norcross and Shawn Guimond; brother Clifford Seney of Newcomb; sister Theresa LaVarnway of Speculator; brother-in-law Leonard Abare of Newcomb; brother-in-law, Rowland and his wife Vivian Fournier of Chazy Lake; and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents and wife, he was predeceased by son Gilbert; daughters Mary and Caroline Seney; sisters, Rita Seney, Agnes Abare, Marie Williams and Cecile Bruce; brothers Clifton, Robert and twin brother Loren; companion Joyce Mann; and special nephew Carl Bruce.
Relatives and friends may call Sunday, April 6, 2008, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at the Hamilton Funeral Home, 294 Mannix Road, Peru. A funeral service will be private and at the convenience of the family. Burial will be held later in the spring in St. Joseph’s Cemetery in Dannemora. A reception will be held Monday, April 7, 2008, at 11 a.m. at the Saranac American Legion Post 1618, 275 Wilson Road, Saranac.
Donations in his memory may be made to the Saranac Fire Department or the Saranac Rescue Squad.
A special thanks to the Beecher family of Redford and Bruce families of Saranac.
Arrangements are in the care of the Hamilton Funeral Home, 294 Mannix Road, Peru.
 

 

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Clifton W Seney

Press Republican WEDNESDAY.
 APRIL 1 , 1992
Clifton W. Seney
AMSTERDAM – Clifton W.
Seney, 64, of Hamilton Lake
Road, Lake Pleasant, died Monday,
March 30, 1:992,—at
Amsterdam Memorial Hospital
following a short illness.
He was born in Saranac
Hollow Dec. 6, 1927, the son of
Loren and Lena (Hart) Seney.
He attended schools in
Saranac Hollow, resided 30 years
in Lake Pleasant and prior to
that lived in Newcomb. He was of
the Catholic faith. He was a U.S.
Navy veteran, serving from 1950
to 1954 as a boat swain’s mate
and deck petty officer He was a
member of the Lake Pleasant
V.F.W. Poet, where he served as
-quartermaster and past commander
and was a lifetime
“V.F.W. national member He was
employed at the Dunlop Marine
Lake Pleasant. He married the
former Sylvia Simona on Dec. 23,
1961, in Canaan, Conn
Besides his wife, he is survived
by two sons, Clifton Seney Jr
with the U.S. Navy in Norfolk,
Va., and Joseph Leggett of Wells,
two daughters, Marlyn Tanner
of Lake Pleasant and Cindy Coison
of Speculator two brothers.
Clifford Seney of Newcomb and
Lawrence Seney of Ellenburg:
four sisters. Mane Williams of
Saranac Lake, Cecile Bruce of
Sarimc Hollow, Theresa
LaVannway of Speculator and
Agnes Abare of Newcomb. eight
grandchildren, one aunt and several
nieces and nephews
Memorial services will be held
Saturday. April 11. at 1 pm at
the Northville Funeral Home.
401 Bridge St. Northville. Burial
will be in Fish Mountain Cemetery
IT. Lake Pleasant.
Memorial donations may be
made to the Lake Pleasant
V.F.W Post.

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Francis E Seney

Press Republican FRIDAY,
JULY 21, 1989

Francis E. Seney
LEWIS – Francis E. Seney.
73, died Thursday. July 20,
1989, at the Elizabethtown
Community Hospital.
He was born Dec. 6, 1915, in
Saranac lake, the son of Edward
and Edith (Shelley) Seney.
Mr. Seney was a veteran of
World War II and worked most
of his life as an operating
engineer in construction.
Survivors include his wife,
Alise Haaland Seney; two
daughters, Linda Miller Clark of
Sparta, N.J., and Frances
Clohan of Goldvein, Va.; a son,
Robert Miller of Lewis; two
sisters, Gloria Boushie of
Brasher Falls and Joyce Seney
of Orlando, Fla.; three brothers,
Rodger Seney of Deltona, Fla.,
Warren Seney of Orlanda, Fla.,
and Norris Seney of Lake Placid;
and two grandchildren.
There will be no calling hours.
A funeral service will be held
Sunday at 2 p.m. at the Lewis
Congregational Church.
Memorial donations may be
made to the Elizabeth town-
Lewis Ambulance Squad or the
Cobble Hill Golf Association.
Marvin’s Funeral Home in
Elizabethtown is in charge of arrangements.

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Florence Seney

PLATTSBURGH — Florence M. Gonyea Hackett, 101, formerly of Sailly Avenue and the Vilas Home, died Friday, Jan. 6, 2006, at the Meadowbrook Nursing Home.

She was born in Saranac, N.Y., on June 13, 1904, the daughter of Marcel and Cecile (Livernois) Seney.

Florence was an elementary school teacher and taught in several one room schoolhouses in the North Country.

She began teaching in the Tobin District, then on the True Brook Road, she then taught in Silver Lake and finally on the Military Tumpike. Her last 17 years of teaching were spent as a first grade teacher at Beekmantown Central School.

She was a communicant of St. Peter’s Church in Plattsburgh and was a lifetime member of the St. Peter’s Altar Rosary Society, the Plattsburgh State University College Alumni Association, the Plattsburgh Senior Citizens and the New York State Retired Teachers Association.

Florence had a great love to spend good times with friends and family. She greatly enjoyed dining out and she always had a little joke to brighten the day.

Florence is survived by many nieces and nephews; and several friends.

She was the last of 11 children. Florence was predeceased by sisters, Cecile Sydney, Clara LaRose, Evelina Seney, Anna Bell, Priscilla McClelland and Sister Agnes Seney; and brothers, Marcel Seney, Louis Seney, Loren Seney and John Seney. Besides her siblings, she was predeceased by two spouses, Napoleon Gonyea who passed away in 1957 and Guy Hackett who passed away in 1992.

Calling hours will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2006, from 10 a.m. to 12 noon in the Emmaus Room at St. Peter’s Church. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at noon in St. Peter’s Church. Following the funeral Mass a reception will take place in the Emmaus Room. Burial will take place in the spring in Assumption of Mary Cemetery in Redford.

Donations in her memory may be made to the Emmaus Room at St. Peter’s Church.

The R.W. Walker Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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Sister Agnes Seney

Plattsburg Press MONDAY,
SEPTEMBER 19, 1988

Sister Agnes Seney

SHERBROOK, Que. – Sister
Agnes Seney, 88. died Wednesday,
Sept 14, 1988, at Mother
House of the Little Sisters of the
Holy Family in Sherbrook.
She was born in Saranac on
Aug. 25, 1900, the daughter of
Marcel and Cecile (Lizernois)
Seney.
She entered the Mother House
on July 5, 1920, pronounced her
temporary vows Aug. 5, 1924,
and her perpetual vows Aug. 5,
1929.
She spent 68 years in religious
life working within her community.
Survivors include a sister,
Florence Hackett ol Platt-
sburgh and several nieces and
nephews.
Two brothers, Loren and John,
and four sisters, Mrs. Cecile
Sidney, Mrs. Clara LaRose, Mrs.
Anna Bell and Mrs. Priscilla
McCelland, died earlier.
A Mass of Christian burial
was celebrated Friday at the
Chapel of the Mother House.
Burial was in the community
cemetery of that order

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Florence M Seney

PLATTSBURGH — Florence M. Gonyea Hackett, 101, formerly of Sailly Avenue and the Vilas Home, died Friday, Jan. 6, 2006, at the Meadowbrook Nursing Home.

She was born in Saranac, N.Y., on June 13, 1904, the daughter of Marcel and Cecile (Livernois) Seney.

Florence was an elementary school teacher and taught in several one room schoolhouses in the North Country.

She began teaching in the Tobin District, then on the True Brook Road, she then taught in Silver Lake and finally on the Military Tumpike. Her last 17 years of teaching were spent as a first grade teacher at Beekmantown Central School.

She was a communicant of St. Peter’s Church in Plattsburgh and was a lifetime member of the St. Peter’s Altar Rosary Society, the Plattsburgh State University College Alumni Association, the Plattsburgh Senior Citizens and the New York State Retired Teachers Association.

Florence had a great love to spend good times with friends and family. She greatly enjoyed dining out and she always had a little joke to brighten the day.

Florence is survived by many nieces and nephews; and several friends.

She was the last of 11 children. Florence was predeceased by sisters, Cecile Sydney, Clara LaRose, Evelina Seney, Anna Bell, Priscilla McClelland and Sister Agnes Seney; and brothers, Marcel Seney, Louis Seney, Loren Seney and John Seney. Besides her siblings, she was predeceased by two spouses, Napoleon Gonyea who passed away in 1957 and Guy Hackett who passed away in 1992.

Calling hours will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2006, from 10 a.m. to 12 noon in the Emmaus Room at St. Peter’s Church. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at noon in St. Peter’s Church. Following the funeral Mass a reception will take place in the Emmaus Room. Burial will take place in the spring in Assumption of Mary Cemetery in Redford.

Donations in her memory may be made to the Emmaus Room at St. Peter’s Church.

The R.W. Walker Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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John Roland Seney

Press-Republican—Monday, October 20,1980

John R. Seney
GLENS FALLS — John R.
Seney, 82. of Pine Road, formerly
of Cadyville, died early Saturday
morning at the Glens Falls
Hospital.
He was born in Saranac on Dec.
16, 1897, the son of Marcel and
Cecile (Levernois) Seney.
Mr. Seney was preceded in death
by his wife, the former Bernice
Sheffield, who died in December
1979.
He worked as an electrician for
NYS Gas and Electric, formerly
Eastern New York Power Company,
for over 45 years until his
retirement in 1963 and belonged to
the Quarter Century Club there.
Survivors include: two sons,
John C. of New York City and
Philip T. of South Glens Falls; two
sisters, Sister Agnes Seney of Sherbrook,
Quebec and Mrs. Florence
Gonyea of Plattsburgh; nine
grandchildren and six great grandchildren
and several nieces
and nephews.
Calling hours will be held today
at the R.W. Walker Funeral Home
from 7 to 9 p.m.
Funeral services will be held
Tuesday at 11 a.m. at St. James
Minor Church, followed by burial
in the parish cermetery.

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Cecile Victoria Seney

Press-Republican
Published: 3/2/04

Cecile V. Bruce
SARANAC — Cecile V. Bruce, 85, of Saranac, died Saturday, Feb. 28, 2004, at Fletcher-Allen Health Care in Burlington, Vt.

She was born in Saranac on May 13, 1918, the daughter of Loren and Lena (Hart) Seney. She was a member of St. Joseph’s Church in Dannemora and enjoyed bingo, Scrabble and listening to fiddle music.

Cecile is survived by four sons and daughters-in-law, Carl and Shirley Bruce of Saranac, Fred and Shirley Bruce of Schuyler Falls, Allen and Tina Bruce of Saranac and Loren and Pam Bruce of Saranac; two daughters and sons-in-law: Loraine and James Collins of Loris, S.C., and Lena and Ford Balch of Lumberton, N.C., her caregiver and grandson, Bruce and Joanne Balch of Hinesburg, Vt.; two brothers, Lawrence Seney of Chazy Lake and Clifford Seney of Newcomb; a sister, Theresa Lavarnway of Lake Pleasant; a brother-in-law, Leonard Abare of Newcomb; 21 grand -children; 32 great – grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Her husband, Albert Bruce, died on Oct. 12, 1992. Three brothers, Robert, Clifton and Loren Seney; and three sisters, Rita Seney, Marie Williams and Agnes Abare, also died earlier.

Calling hours were held March 1, 2004, from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. at the O’Neill-Redden-Drown Funeral Home in Plattsburgh. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Tuesday from St. Joseph’s Church in Dannemora. A reception will follow in the church hall.

Interment will be in the parish cemetery at a later date.

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