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Well-known priest Draves-Arpaia dies

The Rev. Neil J. Draves-Arpaia.
The Rev. Neil J. Draves-Arpaia.
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Saratoga Springs’ Catholic community is mourning the death this week of the Rev. Neil J. Draves-Arpaia. Draves-Arpaia, a city native who was a priest for many years at St. Clement’s Roman Catholic Church and held many other posts, died Monday after a long illness at age 65. “You’d go to him all upset, saying ‘I don’t know what to do,’ he just had a way of making you feel good,” recalled Beverly Valentine, 80, who ...

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