Northern New York Newspapers
Watertown
Ogdensburg
Massena-Potsdam
Lowville
Carthage
Malone
NNY Business
NNY Living
NNY Ads
Tue., Oct. 21
ADVERTISE SUBSCRIBE
Serving the communities of Jefferson, St. Lawrence and Lewis counties, New York
In print daily. Online always.
Related Stories

St. Lawrence County honors senior volunteers

PREV
NEXT
ARTICLE OPTIONS
A A
print this article
e-mail this article

CANTON — The Rev. John L. Downs, Raymondville, was recognized by St. Lawrence County legislators as the county’s Senior of the Year at a ceremony Monday. He retired as a Catholic priest in 2004, but remains active in ministry. He is a member of Massena Senior Citizens Club and served as secretary of the county Council of Senior Citizens for seven years. He volunteers annually at the MayFest and the county senior picnic.

The Jacqueline Sears Volunteer of the Year award went to David A. Frary, Massena. Mr. Frary is the owner and operator of Phillips Funeral Home in Massena, Waddington and Madrid.

Mr. Frary has been chairman of Massena Housing Authority for 20 years, is treasurer for Veterans Memorial Park and is a board member of Massena Savings & Loan and of Hospice and Palliative Care of St. Lawrence Valley. He is active in the Massena Rotary Club, Knights of Columbus and Elks Club.

Shirley Meek, Oswegatchie, received the Outstanding Contribution by a Senior Citizen Award. She is active with the Clifton-Fine Senior Club, Oswegatchie Cemetery Association, Clifton-Fine Hospital Auxiliary and Fine Home Bureau.

Commenting rules:
  1. Stick to the topic of the article/letter/editorial.
  2. When responding to issues raised by other commenters, do not engage in personal attacks or name-calling.
  3. Comments that include profanity/obscenities or are libelous in nature will be removed without warning.
Violators' commenting privileges may be revoked indefinitely. By commenting you agree to our full Terms of Use.
Giveaway
Syracuse Football Tickets Giveaway
Connect with Us
WDT News FeedsWDT on FacebookWDT on TwitterWDT on InstagramWDT for iOS: iPad, iPhone, and iPod touchWDT for Android
Showcase of Homes
Showcase of Homes