See below for 6/9/05's obituaries & Remember When...
Trish Hackett Nicola
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Esther L. George, 77, died June 5, 2005
Reprinted with permission from the author of Remember When..., p. 7, Arcade
Herald, June 9, 2005, copied by Trish Hackett Nicola (*See below for
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10 Years Ago, June 8, 1995
Deaths: Mary GOLISH FANTON, 62, OF Yorkshire; Kathleen VANDOOSER HARTUNG,
60, Yorkshire; Teresa MAHLMEISTER KNAB, 88, Delevan.
25 Years Ago, June 5, 1970
Deaths: Yancey SWAIN, 13, of Sandusky; Edward HART of Arcade.
35 Years Ago, June 10, 1970
Mr. and Mrs. John PIEDMONT of Holland observed their golden anniversary.
Milk tanks, cheese vats, and other milk processing equipment were being
removed from the Borden plant in Arcade. The plant, which employed 135
people, was being converted solely to the manufacture of Cremora, a
non-dairy coffee whitener.
Deaths: Carrie BAILEY MANNING, 91, of Machias; Pauline HITCHCOCK HOWATT, 65,
of Delevan; Lona FARRINGTON SAVAGE, 91, of Holland; Inez HUFSTADER WILSON,
86, of Delevan; Mabelle HETZEL BRIGGS, 76, of Sardinia; Leon GILL OF
50 Years Ago, June 9, 1955
The Arcade Lumber Company, owned by Glen S. PETERS, moved from its longtime
location at 242 Main Street to the former Lee J. Drennan property at 430
West Main St.
The Rev. Dr. J. Wesley SEARLES, pastor of the Arcade Methodist Church since
1951, retired after 47 years in the ministry.
Charles DRAKE was elected president of the Arcade Community Chest.
William KRICH was elected commander of the American Legion in Holland.
Norman BROWN was elected commander of the post in Bliss.
Deaths: Ethel WELLMAN DAVIS, 74, OF Delevan; Chester PERRYMAN, Sardinia.
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