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From: "jmardes" <>
Date: Thu, 4 Nov 2004 16:49:31 -0500

Published: 11/3/04
Peter A. Polhemus
Plattsburgh - Mr. Peter A. Polhemus, 55, of Michaele Avenue, Plattsburgh,
died Monday, Nov. 1, 2004, as a result of an automobile accident. He was
born in Plattsburgh on July 29, 1949, the son of Charles and Gladys
(LaValley) Polhemus.
Peter retired from the Clinton County Department of Social Services. He
enjoyed playing country music with the Glen Miller and the Daniels Bands
with Pete Wilson and numerous other bands. Peter had worked at WIRY Radio in
the 1970s, where he was known as Pete Wilson's Caravan. He and his brother
co-owned and operated the Korina Lounge in the 1970s. He enjoyed remodeling
and carpentry.
Peter was predeceased by his parents, Charles and Gladys Polhemus; a
brother, Bruyn Polhemus; and his sisters, Sylvia Ann Bethel and Maryellen M.
He is survived by his wife, Debra M. (Stevens) Polhemus of Plattsburgh; his
children, Cristi Wells and her husband Chase of Plattsburgh, Brad Polhemus
and his wife Kim of Plattsburgh, Roy T. Armstrong and his wife Danielle of
Syracuse, Jessica Armstrong of Plattsburgh and Pierre Andre "PJ" Polhemus II
of Plattsburgh; his sisters, Jacqueline Clarke of Schuyler Falls and Kathi
Latour and her husband Walter of Plattsburgh; his brothers; Paul "Doc"
Polhemus of Plattsburgh and Terry Polhemus and his wife Dee of Plattsburgh;
his grandchildren, Corinne and Colin Wells, Brandon Aylsworth, Morgan and
Mason Polhemus and Celeste Armstrong; his best friend, Wade Stevenson of
Plattsburgh; and several nieces and nephews.
Calling hours will be Wednesday from 7 to 9 p.m. from the Brown Funeral
Home, Plattsburgh. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Thursday at
11 a.m. from Our Lady of Victory Church. Interment will follow in St. Peter'
s Cemetery.
Friends wishing may make donations to the family or a charity of one's

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