Wilmer P Nephew

Press Republican FRIDAY,
DECEMBER 11,1992

Ellenburg Depot businessman dies

ELLENBURG DEPOT –
Wilmer P. Nephew, 81, died
Thursday, Dec. 10, 1992, at his
residence.
He was born Oct. 12, 1911, in
Mooers Forks, the son of Albert
and Emma (Rock) Nephew.
For many years, he was owner
and operator of Nephews Ford
Farm Machinery Garage in
Ellenburg Depot, tie was a
former board member and
member of the Ellenburg
Kiwanis Club, founding member
of the Ellenburg Depot Fire
Department, and member of
Mount Herman Masonic Lodge
Free and Accepted Masons. He
was a member of McCavanaugh
Pond Hunting Club Inc., and the
Gulf View Club. He was a
member of Ellenburg Depot
Wesleyan Church.
He is survived by his wife, the
former Nina Colgan; three
daughters, Mrs. Kenneth
(Sharon) Lafave of Ellenburg
Depot, Mrs. Patrick (Colleen)
Bernard of Coopersville, and
Deanna Pratt of Ellenburg
Depot; three brothers, Carl
Nephew of Ellenburg Depot,
Harold Nephew of Mineville and
Richard Nephew of Mooers
Forks; six sisters, Lillian Robinson
of Plattsburgh, Mrs. Henry
(Bertha) Provost of Port Henry,
Mrs. Al (Pearl) Vout of Massena,
Mrs. Charles (Eva) Drown of
Mooers, Stella Sheehy of Lake
George and Mrs. Richard (Ruby)
Goodell of Ellenburg Center; and
seven grandchildren.
Calling hours will be held at
the E.F. Drown Funeral Service
in Ellenburg Depot from 7 to 9
p.m. Saturday and 2 to 4 and 7 to
9 p.m. Sunday. A funeral service
will be held at 2 p.m. Monday in
Ellenburg Depot Wesleyan

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Delsie M Nephew

Press-Republican—Wednesday, January 2,1985

Delsie M, Begor

ELLENBURG DEPOT – Mrs.
Delsie M. Begor. 64, of Ellenburg
Depot, died Saturday, Dec. 29,
1984, at the Florida Hospital
South in Orlando, Fla.
She was born April 17, 1920, in
Mooers Forks, the daughter of
Albert and Emma (Rock)
Nephew.
She was a communicant of St.
Edmund’s Church in Ellenburg.
Survivors include her husband,
Earl A. Begor of Ellenburg
Depot; two daughters, Mrs/John
(Carol) O’Connell of Ellenburg
Center and Mrs. Leo (Marjorie)
Hemingway of Mooers Forks;
four brothers, Wilmer Nephew of
Ellenburg Depot, Harold
Nephew of Mfneville, Carl
Nephew of Ellenburg Depot and
Richard Nephew of Mooers
Forks; seven sisters, Mrs.
Stanley (Irene) Saunders of
Orlando, Fla., Mrs. Lillian
Robinson of Pittsburgh, Mrs.
Henry (Bertha) Provost of Port
Henry, Mrs. Pearl Ash of
Massena, Mrs. Charles (Eva)
Drown of• Mooers, Mrs. Stella
Sheeny of Albany and Mrs.
Richard (Ruby) Goodell of Ellenburg
Center; eight grandchildren
and three greatgrandchildren.
Four brothers and two sisters
died earlier.
Calling hours will be at the
E,F. Drown Funeral Home in
Ellenburg Depot from 2 to 4 and 7
to 9 p.m. today.
Funeral services will be held at
10 a.m. Thursday at St. Edmund’s
Church.
: Burial will be in the parish
cemetery in the spring.
Memorial donations may be
made to the Ellenburg Depot
Fire Department.

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Ernest J Nephew

Press Republican September 22,1962

Ernest J Nephew

REEKMANTOWN – Ernest J,
Nephew, 46. of Beekmantown died
unexpectedly of an apparent heart
attack Thursday morning while
at work as a mechanic at Bailey
Motors in Dannemora,
Results of an autopsy performed
at Physicians Hospital
were not disclosed Thursday
night. ;
Mr. Nephew was born on July
22, 1916 in Mooers Forks, son of
Mrs Emma Rock Nephew and
the late Albert Nephew.
He is survived by his widow
Mrs. Dora Duffina Nephew, Sour
daughters, Mrs. Roger (Clara)
King of Wmgdnle, Mrs, Errol
(Lorraine) Bracey of Plattsnurgh,
Mrs. Edward (Barbara) Kowulsk
of Revena and Miss Rachel]
Nephew of Ellenburg Depot; one
son. Lester Nephew of Ellenburg
Depot, and one grandchild. :
Also surviving are five brothers,
Leo and Harold Nephew of
Port Henry, Wilmer and Carl of
Eilenburg Depot and Richard
Nephew of Mooers Forks, and
eight sisters, Mrs. Stanley (Irene)
Saunders of Albany, Mrs. Thomas’
(Lillian) Robinson of Champlain]
Mrs. Henry (Bertha) Provost of!
Port Henry. Mrs. Theron (Pearl)
Ashe of Mussenn, Mrs. Earl (Del-
si) Begore of Eilenburg Depot,
Mrs. Charles (Eva) Drown and
Mrs. Ruby Magoon of Eilenburg
Cento- and Miss Stella Nephew of
Albany.
Services will be conducted at
9:30 a.m., Saturday at St Edmund’s
Church in Ellenburg.
Burial will be in St, Ann’s parish
cemetery.
The body is at the residence of
Mr. Nephew’s sister, Mrs. Begore.

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THEODORE BENOIT

DAILY PRESS, PLATTSBURGH, N. V.—FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 25, 1938

THEODORE BENOIT
DIED WEDNESDAY
Theodore Benoit, formerly of Cadyville,
died at Saranac Lake
Wednesday. He was 31 years old.
He is survived by his widow, Mrs.
Leda Burnell Benoit of Plattsburgh”;
his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Edward
Benoit of St. Albans, Vt., three sisters,
Mrs. Raymond Burnell of
D’annemora, Mrs. John Stow of
Morrisonville and Mrs. Harold Rugar
of Plattsburgh; four brothres,
Leo, Every, Earl, and Charles, all
of St. Albans.
Funeral services will be held In
St. James church at Cadyville this
morning at nine o’clock, the funeral
cortege leaving Brown’s funeral
home at 8:30 a. m. Burial will be in
St. James cemetery

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Mary L Betters

Press-Republican—Wednesday, May 15,1985

Mary L Shelley
FORT EDWARD — Mary L.
Shelley, 81, of 11 Harrison Ave.,
Fort Edward, died on Monday,
May 13, 1985, in Glens Falls
Hospital.
She was born in Dannemora on
June 21, 1903, the daugher of
Joseph and Josephine (Facteau)
Betters.
She was a member of St.
Joseph’s Church of Fort Edward,
a member of the Gold Star
Mothers of Glens Falls and a
member of the American Legion
Auxiliary.
Her husband, Thomas Shelley,
and a son, Andrew Shelley, died
previously.
Survivors include one son,
Thomas Shelley of South Glens
Falls; two daughters, Hazel
Shelley of Fort Edward and Mrs.
John (Phyllis) Quackenbush of
Schenectady; two brothers, Leo
Betters of Dannemora and
William Betters of Albany; and
two sisters, Julia Furman of
Glens Falls and Anna Fournter of
Moriah.
A funeral service will be held
at 10 a.m. today at St. Joseph’s
Church, Fort Edward, where a
mass of Christian burial will be
celebrated.
Burial will be in St. Joseph’s
Cemetery, Fort Edward.
Memorial donations may be
made to the Fort Edward Rescue
Squad.

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Josephine Facteau

Daily Press Saturday, December 30, 1939

Mrs Betters to be buried today

Funeral services -for the late Mrs.
Josephine Facteau Betters, who
passed away Wednesday at her
home in the town of Saranac, will
be held from St. Joseph’s church,
Dannemora, this morning a t 10:15.
Interment will he in St. Joseph’s
cemetery.
•Mrs. Betters was born at Saranac.
N. Y., Sept. 27, 1873 and had
been a lifelong resident of that area.
She is survived by eight children,
Perley Betters of Utica, Henry, of
Saranac, Mrs. Ida Thompson of
Dannemora, Mrs, Mary Shelley of
Fort Edward, Mrs. Julia Furman
of Washington, D. C , William Betters
of Saranac Lake,-Leo Betters
of Dannemora, and Mrs. Anna
Fournier of Moriah. Her father,
Andrew Facteau, two brothers,
Joseph and Frank Facteau of Saranac,
two sisters, Mrs. Rose Champagne
of Plattsburgh and Mrs.
Louise LaFord of Athol, Mass., a l so
survive, together with 13 grandchildren
and several nieces and
nephews.

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Rose Facto (Facteau)

PLATTSBURGH PRESS-REPUBLICAN —MONDAY, AUGUST 2, 1965
Mrs. Rose A. Champagne, widow
of the late John Champagne,
died in the Sacred Heart
Nursing Home in Plattsburgh.
early Sunday morning after a
long illness. Mrs. Champagne
was born in Saranac. June 30,
1878. daughter of the late Andrew
and Julia Drolet Facto.
She has made her home in
Plattsburgh most of her life.
She is survived by six sons:
John Champagne, of Albany;
Frederick Champagne, West
Palm Beach. Fla ; and Leo,
Dennis, Francis and William
Champagne all of Plattsburgh
Also surviving are 11 grand-
children, 15 great-grandchildren
and one brother, Joseph Facto
of Plattsburgh.
Mrs. Champagne was a member
of the Gold Star Mothers,
, Altar-Rosary Society of Ouri
Lady of Victory Church and St.
Peter’s Church, and the Auxiliary
of St. Jean D’Baptiste.
The body is at the Brown Funeral
Home where friends may
call between the hours of 2 to 4
and 7 to 9. Funeral Mass will be
sung at Our Lady of Victory
Church Tuesday morning at 9
a.m. Burial will be in St. Peter’s
Cemetery.

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Andrew Champagne

PRESS-REPUBLICAN —FRIDAY, DECEMBER 27, 1963
Andrew Champagne, 64,
Dies of Heart Attack

Andrew Champagne, 64, of 10
Goff Ave., died Thursday morning
of. a heart attack suffered
on the job at the Imperial
Paper Co., where he has worked
for 20 years as a machine operator.
He was born in Plattsburgh
March 9, 1899, the son of John
and Rose (Facteau) Champagne.
He is survived by his mother,
who lives in Plattsburgh; his
wife, the former Lucille Senecal;
two sons, Andrew Jr. of
Plattsburgh and Donald of Glens
Falls; six brothers, John of Albany,
Fred of West Palm Beach,
Fla., William of Santa Rose,
Calif., and Francis, Leo and
Dennis of Plattsburgh, and two
grandchildren. Another brother,
Wesley, died in World War II.
Mr. Champagne was a veteran
of World War I and a
member of American Legion
Post 20. His fellow members will
meet at the Legion Home Friday
at 7 p.m. to pay their respects.
The body is at the Brown
Funeral Home where calling
hours are 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.
Funeral services will be held
Saturday at 11 a.m. at St.
Peter’s Church. The body will
be placed in the vault at the
parish cemetery to await burial
in the spring.

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Leo W. Champagne

Press Republican Sept. 7, 1992
Leo W. Champagne
PLATTSBURGH – Leo W.
Champagne of Leonard Avenue
died Saturday, Sept. 5, 1992, at
CVPH Medical Center.
He was born in Plattsburgh
Jan 29, 1914, the son of John
and Rose (Facteau) Champagne.
He retired in 1973 from New
York Telephone Co., where he
was an engineer. He was a
member of the Telephone Pioneers
of America, the Benevolent
and Protective Order of the Elks
Plattsburgh Lodge 621, and St.
John’s Church.
His first wi-fe, Gertrude
Champagne, died July 24, 1980.
Survivors include his wife, the
former Gladys Smart; two sons
and their wives, John and
G e o r g i a C h a m p a g n e of
Pmighkeepsie and Paul and Penny
Champagne of Plattsburgh;
one daughter, Mrs. Ronald (JeanK
Failor of Woodbridge, Va.; a
stepson and his wife, Ronald and
Chris Smart of Northport, Fla.; a
brother and his wife, Francis and
Helen Champagne of West Palm
Beach, Fla.; nine grandchildren;
nine great-grandchildren; and
several nieces and nephews.
Calling hours will be Tuesday
from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m.
at Brown Funeral Home, 29
Broad St., Plattsburgh. Members
of the Plattsburgh Lodge of Elks
621 are meeting Tuesday at 7
p.m. at the funeral home for services.
A Mass of Christian burial
will be celebrated Wednesday at
11 a.m. at St. John’s Church.
Burial will follow in the family
plot at St. Peter’s Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be
made to the Heart Fund.

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Dennies Robert Champagne

Press-Republican— Tuesday, April 29, 1975

Dennis R. Champagne
PLATTSBURGH — Dennis R.
Champagnef 55, of Point au Roche
was dead on arrival at the CVPH
Medical Center Monday afternoon.
He had been taken ill at his home.
He was born in Plattsburgh Dec.
2, 1919, the son of John and Rose
(Facteau) Champagne. He has
made his home in Plattsburgh all of
his life, and was a correction officer
at the Dannemora prison for
over 20 years. He was a veteran of
World War II.
– He is survived by his wife, the
former Moina Dewey; one daughter,
Mrs. John (Donna) Rahn of
Fort Hood, Texas; two grandchildren;
and two brothers, Leo
Champagne of Piattsburgh and
Francis Champagne of West Palm
Beach, Fla.
Friends may call at the Brown
Funeral Home from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9
p.m. Wednesday. The funeral Mass
is scheduled for 9:30 a.m. Thursday
at Our Lady of Victory Church.
Burial will be in Mount Carmel
Cemetery.

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