Marion C. Walls
Funeral services for Marion C.
Walls, 89, of 3903 County Route 14 Madrid, NY will be held
at the the convenience of the family. Burial will be in
Madrid Cemetery in Madrid.
There will be no public calling hours.
Mrs.Walls died Wednesday (April 2, 2008), at Canton-Potsdam Hospital in Potsdam, NY.
She is survived by her three children, Alan L. and wife Patricia Walls of Madrid, Sylvia and husband Dale Gearing of Hilton, NY, Phyllis W.and Douglas Ort of Adams Center N.Y. Three grandchildren and their wives, James A. and Leigh McCall and Donald R. and Brenda McCall both of Madrid, and David A. and Jill Walls of Glen Falls, NY. Four great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by a grandson Christopher McCall and a long time companion Vann E. Bradish. Born November 29, 1918 in Canton, NY, the daughter of Roscoe and Gretchen ( Nebe ) Cram.
She married Roy H. Walls on August 25, 1940. Mr. Walls predeceased her on May 1, 1964.
She worked as head teller and an Administrative Assistant for 32 years at the Madrid Bank which later became the Community Bank. She enjoyed bowling, caring for her family and home, traveling and bird watching.
Memorials in her memory to the Alzheimer's Foundation, 441 West Kirkpatrick St, Syracuse, NY 13204
Lawrence S. Pelkey
Funeral services for Lawrence S. Pelkey, 69, of 371 County
Route 53 Brasher Falls, NY will be held Saturday at 1:00 PM
at St. Patrick's Church in Brasher with Rev. Patrick Ratigan
Burial will be in St. Patrick's in Brasher Falls in the spring. Calling hours will be held Saturday from 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM at the Phillips Memorial Home in Massena.
Mr. Pelkey died Wednesday (April 2, 2008), at his home in Brasher Falls, NY.
He is survived by his wife Carolyn Pelkey; his mother Irma Furnace of Massena, daughters Carolann Pelkey of Massena, N.Y., Kimberly Pelkey of Norwood, N.Y. Step children Brenda and husband Robert Wheeler of Seattle, Wa, Kenneth Reynolds of Radcliff, Ky.,Larry Reynolds of Massena, N.Y. A friend Betty Whitmarsh of Brasher. Twelve grandchildren.
He was predeceased by two sons, Mike and Steven Pelkey. Born October 16, 1938 in Brasher Falls, NY, the son of Irma Furnace.
At one time he was employed during the construction of the Seaway Project. He later was a dairy farmer in Brasher. Lawrence enjoyed working in the woods as a logger. He enjoyed hunting.
Joseph A. Gabri
Funeral services for Joseph A
Gabri, Sr.,85, of 254 E. Hatfield St. Massena, NY will be
private and held at the convenience the family. Interment
will be in Calvary Cemetery in Massena.
There will be no public calling hours.
Mr. Gabri died Thursday morning (April 3, 2008), at Massena Memorial Hospital in Massena, NY.
Surviving Jospeh A Gabri,Sr is his beloved wife of 57 years, Violet, a son Joseph A., Jr of Massena, two sisters, Marion Gabri of Norfolk, Mrs. Wilbur ( Margaret ) Lehner of Bera, Ohio, a brother John and sister in law Delores Gabri of Ballston Spa, NY, several neices and nephews.
Mr.Gabri was born March 18, 1923 in Norfolk, NY, the son of John and Elizabeth ( Schwartz) Gabri.
He married Violet Vari on July 1, 1950 at St. Mary's Church, Massena by Rev. Sequin.
He worked for Alcoa in the Cable Mill as a wire drawer retiring after 40 years.
He was a member of the 25 Year Club at Alcoa, Knights of Columbus Councill # 1141, # 3rd Degree, Massena Senior Citizens, Hogansburg Senior Citizens, Communicant of St Joseph's-St. Mary's Churches.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Massena Rescue Squad.
Margaret A. Borey
Funeral services for Margaret A.
Borey, 58, of 15120A State Rte 37 Massena, NY will be held
Tuesday (April 8, 2008) 10:00 am at the Phillips Memorial
Home with Rev Bernard Menard presiding. Interment will be in
Calling hours will be held Monday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm at the Phillips Memorial Home, Massena.
Mrs. Borey died Friday (April 4, 2008), under the loving of her family at Highland Nursing Home in Massena, NY. She had been ill with cancer for the past several months.
Surving Margaret A. Borey are her three sons and a daughter, Tina A Mattison, George A. Borey both of Massena, Scott A Borey of Bufalo, NY, Kevin L. Borey of Hinton, Oklahoma, nine grand children especially remembered by her first born grandaughter Sarah Boyea who is expecting her grandmother's first grt grandchild , two sisters and a two brothers, Arthur and wife Barbara Borey of Massena, Jimmy and wife Barbara Borey of DeGrasse,NY, Mrs Edward ( Donna ) Harvey of Chase Mills, Mrs Dan ( Sally ) Jacob of Massena, several neices and nephews, she also is survived by her loving pet companion "Benji".
Margaret A. Borey was born August 7, 1949 in Massena the daughter of Arthur and Irene ( Brown ) Borey. She attended Massena Schools.
She Married Albert G. Dennis December 6, 1967 at the Grace Methodist Church. The marriage ended in divorce.
At one time she was employed as
a supervisor at Cornell's Dry Cleaning for 15 yrs.
Francis A. Derouchie
Calling hours for Francis A.
Derouchie,Sr. 72, of 18 Baldwin Ave. Massena, NY will be
Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm at the Phillips Memorial Home,
Massena. Interment will be in Carville Cemetery, Helena.
There will be no public funeral services
Mr. Derouchie died Sunday morning (April 6, 2008) under the loving care of his family and Hospice at his son's residence in Massena, NY.
Surviving Francis A. Derouchie, Sr. are four sons and two daughters, Francis A. Jr. and wife Debbie , Daniel F.and wife Holly both of Massena, Randy J. and wife Barbara of Brasher Falls, Wayne and wife Julie of Malone, Mrs. Ted ( Sherry ) Dow of Massena, Cathy Tassie of Brasher Falls. 17 grandchildren, 19 grt grandchildren, two brothers and two sisters, Joseph and Erwin Derouchie both of Massena, Beverly Wilson of Brasher Falls, Vicky Collett of St. Regis Falls, several neices and nephews.
Mr.Derouchie was born April 12, 1935 in Massena, NY, the son of Joseph Derouchie and Thelma (Belile) Derouchie.
Married Sally Barton January 18, 1953 at St. Patrick's Church , Brasher Falls by Rev. W.F. Lynch. Following Mrs. Derouchie' death in March 5, 2001 Mr. Derouchie moved to Massena to live with his son Daniel.
He worked for Alcoa as a wire drawer retiring 1988 after 22 years. Previously he was employed at the Cheverolet Plant later known as GM Powertrain. Earlier he worked on the Seaway construction project.
He enjoyed fishing and was an avid hunter.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice and Palliative Care of St. Lawrence Valley.
Della H. Regan
Funeral services for Della H.
Regan, 93, formerly of Leslie Road , will be held April 11,
2008 at 12 noon at Sacred Heart Church in Massena. Burial
will be in St Bernard's Cermetery, Saranac Lake.
Calling hours will be held April 10, 2008 from 2-4 & 7-9 PM at the Phillips Memorial Home in Massena.
Mrs. Regan died Sunday (March 30, 2008), at Highland Nursing Home in Massena, NY.
She is survived by stepchildren, Mrs. Maureen (John) O'Donnell of Watertown, Bernard and wife Jane Regan of Sarasota, Florida. She was predeceased by a daughter Carol Cooper. She was also predeceased by her husbands, Bernard Regan and Alton LaBounty.
Born April 11, 1914 in St. Regis Falls, NY, the daughter of Victor and Rose (Rivers) Hoole.
Bernard and Della were married on November 21, 1970 at Sacred Heart Church in Massena. Della was a Eucharistic Minister at Sacred Heart Church.
Della loved to work with flowers and took pride in developing her perennial gardens at her home's.
She worked for Carbino's Jewelry Store for 52 years.
Memorial contributions may be made in Della's name to the Calvary Cemetery Tree Fund, Massena, NY.
Gerald F. Lashomb
Committal services for Gerald F
Lashomb, Sr., 61, of 11 Paddock Massena, NY will be held
Saturday at 11:00 AM at the Calvary Cemetery Chapel
There will be no public calling hours.
Mr. Lashomb died Wednesday (April 16, 2008), unexpectedly at his home.
He is survived by his wife Judith of Ogdensburg, and a son and daughter in-law, Gerald F. Lashomb Jr. and wife Melissa of North Lawrence, N.Y. A sister and two brothers, Mrs. Rod (Jeannie) Chapman of Adams Center, N.Y., Barry LaShomb of Kirkville, N.Y. and Ivan LaShomb of Auburn, N.Y. Six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
He was predeceased by a son Troy LaShomb.
Born August 30, 1946 in Massena, NY, the son of Eugene and Rosemary (Laframboise) LaShomb.
He married Patricia Moore on July 22, 1963 in Massena, the marriage ended in divorce. He later married Judith MacPherson White.
He was self employed as a dairy Farmer. He did logging , producing cedar oil. He enjoyed fishing.
Helen Rivkin Slavin
Services for Helen Rivkin Slavin,
88, formerly of 38 Bridges Ave., Massena, NY and currently
residing at the Manson Nursing Home, Malone, NY. will be
held Monday April 21, 2008 at 10 am at the Adath Israel
Synagogue, Church Street in Massena with Rabbi Kenneth White
officiating. Graveside Service will be held at 11:30AM in
the Adath Israel Cemetery, Massena.
Mrs. Slavin died Thursday April 17, 2008 surrounded by her children at the Manson Nursing Home in Malone.
She is survived by children, Linda Laguna of Palm Harbor, Fl. and Michael Slavin of Massena, N.Y. Two grandchildren, Michael Anthony and Lauren Samantha Laguna. Numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Albert (Abbey) Slavin, infant daughter, Eva Slavin, sisters, Charlotte Staub, Lillian Weinstein and brother, William Rivkin.
Helen was Born April 9, 1920 in Bronx, NY, the daughter of Issac and Bessie (Springer) Rivkin.
Mrs. Slavin graduated from P.S. #89 in the Bronx, NY and City College, Manhattan, NY.
She married Albert (Abbey) Slavin in Bronx, NY in 1948.
Helen worked as a Professional model in New York City at Sak's Fifth Ave., Bloomingdales, Neiman Marcus, Macy's and B. Altman. She worked at Slavin's Furniture and Jewelry Inc. While in NYC, Helen also worked for the Department of Defense in Manhattan.
Besides being a world Traveler, Mrs. Slavin enjoyed skiing, boating, Skating, Tennis, Golfing, and especially the time she spent with her Children and grandchildren.
She was a member of the Adeth Israel Synagogue and there Ladies Auxillary. Helen was also a member of the Haddassah International, Co-opAssoc. in Bronx, NY, and Camp Kinderlind, Catskills, NY.
Mrs. Slavin gave charitable contributions to numerous associations which included, Massena Police Department, Massena Volunteer Fire Department, Massena Memorial Hospital, St. Lawrence ARC, SacredHeart Parish, The Hospice of St. Lawrence County and the Welcome Wagon of Massena, NY.
Memorial Contributions may be directed to a Leukemia Association or to the Adeth Israel Synagogue in Helen's memory.
Leonard G. Primeau
Funeral Service for Leonard G.
Primeau, Sr. age 74 of 62 Cook St., Massena, NY. will be
held on Friday, April 25, 2008 at 3:00 PM at the Phillips
Memorial Home, 64 Andrews Street, Massena, NY. with Rev.
Michael Gaffney officiating. Committal and Interment
services will follow in Calvary Cemetery.
Family and Friends are invited to call at the Phillips Memorial Home on Friday, April 25, 2008 from 2:00 to 3:00 PM and the Memorial Service will follow at 3:00 PM.
Mr. Primeau died on Friday, April 18, 2008 at his home in the care of hospice and surrounded by his loving wife and children.
He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Arlene Taillon Primeau. Son, Leonard Primeau, Jr. and daughter, Renee Runions. Sisterand brothers-in-law, Evelyn and Paul Besner and Vivian Jhaveri and her companion, John Krywiak. Brother and sister-in-law, William and Ruth Primeau. Brothers-in-law and sister-in-law, James and Rebecca Taillon, and Rudolf Jodion. Seven grandchildren,and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Leonard was predeceased by his Sisters, Joyce Primeau, Joan Primeau, Bernidette Primeau and Thelma Jodian. Brother, Aden Primeau. Mr. Primeau was born in Cornwall, Ontario on February 1, 1934 to the late Lloydand Mary (Ladoucer) Primeau.
While in Canada, Leonard worked throughout the Providences. Leonard married Arlene (Tallion) on October 14, 196. After their marriage, Leonard moved to Massena, NY where he started working for his wife's uncle, Leon Boyce.
He then took a position with the Massena Iron and Metal Company before retiring from Alcoa with over 19 years of service as a wire drawer.
In his younger years, Leonard loved to go fishing and play Bingo. In his free time, Mr. Primeau was an avid wood worker making numerous crafts for family and friends.
His most enjoyable memories were the times he cherished with his children and grandchildren.
Memorial Contributions may be directed to the Hospice of St. Lawrence County in Leonard's memory.
Patricia A. Small
Funeral Services for Patricia A.
Small age 74 of 24 Roosevelt St., Massena, NY will be
Sunday, April 27, 2008 at 3:00Pm at the Phillips Memorial
Home, Massena, NY with Rev. Jeff Oioso officiating.
Family and friends are invited to call at the Phillips Memorial Home on Sunday, April 27, 2008 from 1:00 to 3:00 PM. Interment will follow the services in the New Pine Grove Cemetery, Massena, NY.
Mrs. Small went to be with her Lord on Saturday, April 19, 2008 at the Massena Memorial Hospital.
Patricia is survived by her husband of 55 years, Raymond Small. Daughter and son-in-law, Linda and Warren Chase of Massena, NY. Sons and daughters-in-law, Robert and Renee Small of Massena, NY; Randy and Linda Small of Liverpool, NY; Jeffrey and Michele Small of Massena, NY. Sister, Doris Premo of Massena, NY; Brother and sister-in-law, Reginald and Caroline Cockayne of Chittenango, NY. Sister-in-law,Joyce Cockayne of Stockholm, NY. Brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Norma and Elwood Small, Everet and Nancy Small, Shirley and Hank Choma, and Stanley and Nancy Small. 8 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
Mrs, Small was predeceased by her Brother, Gerald Cockayne and sisters, Jean Cockayne and Sharon Carney.
Patricia was an Avid member and past president of the American Legion Ladies Auxillary.
In her free Time, Patricia will always cherish the time she spent withher children and grandchildren.
Memorial Contributions may be directed to the American Cancer Society or to the Massena Volunteer Fire Department in Patricia's memory.
Rosemary A. Pellegrino
Rosemary Ann Pellegrino, 92,
Greece, New York, died April 7, 2008 at Unity Hospital, Park
Ridge Campus, Greece. She previously had been under the care
of her family.
Born March 7, 1916 in Massena, Rosemary was the daughter of Joseph and Margaret (Bronchetti) Pellegrino.
Rosemary graduated from Massena Central School, then obtained her nursing certification from Meyer Memorial Hospital in Buffalo. She served as an officer in the U.S. Naval Nurse Corp from 1944 to 1946 during World War II.
Following the war, Rosemary obtained a degree in Nursing Administration from Syracuse University. After a period of teaching at Keuka College, she accepted a position as Assistant Director of Nursing at Columbia Hospital in Hudson, NY.
At the time of her retirement, Rosemary was Director of the School of Nursing and Nursing Administration at Kingston Hospital in Kingston, NY. Venice, FL was her home for 25 years following retirement.
Surviving are two sisters, Virginia Sprow, Massena and Elinor Pellegrino, Greece; a nephew and his wife, Francis and Carolyn Sprow, Hannawa Falls; nieces Jeanne and Stephanie Robillard, Greece; and Laura Sprow, Forest Hills, NY.A sister, Josephine Bueno, predeceased her.
Arrangements are with the Phillips Memorial Home, Massena, April 26, 2008. There will be a calling hour at 2:00 PM followed by a memorial service at 3:00 PM with Rev. Bernard Menard presiding.
Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery, Massena, at a later date.
Donations may be made to a charity of one's choice. Search News: Greece Travel Guide.
Rita M. Desgrossillier
Funeral Services for Rita M.
Desgrossillier, age 92, of 1 South Street, Massena, will be
on Thursday, April 24, 2008 at St. Joseph's Church, Massena
at 10:00 a.m. with Rev. Michael Gaffney officiating.
Friends are invited to call at the Phillips Memorial Home on Wednesday, April 23, 2008 from 2 to 4p.m. and from 7 to 9 p.m. Interment will take place in Calvary Cemetery. Mrs. Desgrossillier went to be with her Lord on Sunday, April 20, 2008 at the Massena Memorial Hospital.
She is survived by her daughter, Shirley Chartrand Desgrossillier of Massena; her son and daughter-in-law, Charles and Amy Desgrossillier of Sierra Vista, AZ; grandchildren, Michael Chartrand of Massena, Theresa LaPage of San Diego, CA, Joseph Desgrossillier of Stockton, CA, and Jennifer Dinauro of Bellingham, WA; and six great grandchildren.
Rita was predeceased by her loving husband, Rudolphe Desgrossillier on January 20, 1980 and five brothers and two sisters.
Rita was born on September 20, 1915 to the late Antonio and Ernestine (Lacharrite) Aubry in Ste. Euelie, Quebec. She married Rudolphe Desgrossillier on August 29, 1936 in St. Mary's Church, Massena.
Rita was a member of St. Joseph's Church and the Senior Citizens Club. In her free time, Rita loved to play bingo, sew, read and make quilts.
Memorial Contributions may be directed to the Trinity Catholic School Endowment Fund in Rita’s memory.
Pauline F. Tedford
Memorial services for Pauline F.
Tedford ,79, of Mercy Care of Northern NY and formerly of
Waddington, will be Saturday April 26 11:00 a.m. at St.
Mary's Church, Waddington with Rev. Msgr. Robert Lawler.
There will be no public calling hours. Interment will be in Brookside Cemetery.
Surviving Pauline F. Tedford is a sister, Jean Bach of Watertown; a brother and sister in law, James M. and Laila H. Tedford, Hood River, OR and Park City, UT; and five nephews and nieces.
She was predeceased by a sister, Lorriane Stearns in 2005.
Born in Mattawamkeag, ME, February 22, 1929 she was the daughter of Monie L. and Mildred (Tibbetts) Tedford. She graduated from Waddington High School and Ogdensburg Business School and later attended Nazareth College, Potsdam College, SUNY at Albany, and Empire State College obtaining a Bachelor of Arts Degree and Liberal Studies. She also enrolled in Masters Degree program in Education (Instructional Technology) at Potsdam.
Pauline was very active as a Girl Scout leader, helped establish Camp Whispering Pines in South Colton serving as director of the camp in 1960-1961. She served as Waddington town historian from 1974-1984, and deputy historian of Waddington 1974.
She co-authored the book "Waddington A Look at Our Past" contributor to the St. Lawrence County Historical Association journal, volunteer in teaching handwriting and typing Braille. She wrote and submitted the proposal which led to the founding of the colleges Master of Science in Teaching Program.
Following her retirement she remained active in local history activities mostly in research. In 1990 she received the Edmund J. Winslow Award for Excellence New York State. Pauline worked for Johnson and Higgin Insurance in San Francisco, CA. Alcoa in Massena, and Lauch & Laumb Company in Rochester.
In 1953 she received of the sisters of St. Joseph at Nazareth Convent in Rochester, given the name SIster Mary Alicia. She worked of the law offices of William S. Crapser in Massena. She was secretary for the firm engineering the construction of the St. Lawrence Seaway project. She retired in 1989 as a senior stenographer in the Anthropology Department.
During her 30 years of service she worked in the college's Business and Personnel office, the Department of Foreign Languages and Anthropology, the Crane Music Library and the schools of Liberal Studies and Professional Studies.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Association for the Blind, 321 Prospect Street, Watertown, NY 13601.
Abbie J. Gagne
A memorial service will be held
for Abbie J. Gagne on Thursday, April 24, 2008 at the Sacred
Heart Church at 10:00 AM with Rev. Donald Manfred
Mr. Gagne went to be with his Lord on Monday, April 21, 2008 at the Massena Memorial Hospital.
Abbie is survived by his Loving wife of 64 years, Lillian (Goulet) Gagne of Massena. Daughters and sons-in-law, Carole Martin of New Haven, CT; Connie and Robert Ricci of Manchester, CT; Annalee and Paul McCarthy of Massena, NY; Laurie Gagne and husband, David MacEwan of Binghamton, NY. Son and daughter-in-law, David and Laura Gagne of Massena, NY. 9 Grandchildren, 3 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
Abbie was predeceased by one brother and 5 sisters. Mr.
Gagne was born on November26, 1920 in Ste. Sebastian, Quebec to the late Arthur and Anna (Roy) Gagne.
In his free time, Abbie was an avid Golfer, traveled, and was a outstanding pinochle player.
Abbie was retired from Alcoa with over 25 years of service and was a member of the Alcoa 25 year club.
Mr. Gagne will always be remembered as a devoted father and loving husband.
Memorial contributions may be directed to the Trinity School Endowment Fund in Abbie's name.
Virginia M. Fisher
Funeral services for Virginia M.
Fisher, 65, of Grasmere Terrace Massena, NY and the St.
Regis Nursing Home will be held Thursday at 8 pm at the
Phillips Memorial Home in Madrid, with Rev. Noel Allen
presiding. Burial will be in Brier Hill Cemetery in Brier
Calling hours will be held Thursday April 24, 2008 from 2-4 & 7-8 pm at the Phillips Memorial Home in Madrid.
Ginny Fisher died Tuesday (April 22, 2008), at Massena Memorial Hospital in Massena, NY.
She is survived by her children, Anita and her husband Russell Van Iderstine of Palm Bay, FL. Michael and wife Gwen Fisher of Lucedale, Ms. Kenneth and wife Lynn Fisher of Madrid, N.Y. Five grandchildren and three great grandchildren. A sister Glynda Abresch of Raymondville, N.Y. Brothers, Ronald Farrell of Baldwinsville, N.Y., Christopher Farrell of Ogdensburg.
She was predeceased by a sister in-law Brenda Farrell. Born September 19, 1942 in Brier Hill, NY, the daughter of the late George and Ruth (Kring) Farrell.
She graduated from Ogdensburg Free Academy in 1960.
She married Donald Fisher in 1961, the marriage ended in divorce.
She worked for National Army Store as a Sales clerk for over 11 years, working in Potsdam and Canton.
She enjoyed crafts, sewing, shopping and cooking. She especially enjoyed the time spent with her grandchildren and children.
Memorial contributions may be made to the National Arthritis Association in Virginia's name.
Funeral services for Yvette
Thauvette, 87, formerly of Laurel Terrace and currently
residing at the Highland Nursing Home, Massena, will be held
Monday, April 28, 2008 at 10:00 AM at St. Mary's Church in
Massena, with Rev. J. Michael Gaffney Officiating.
Internment will take place in Calvary Cemetery in Massena.
Calling hours will be held Sunday, April 27, 2008 from 6 - 9 PM at the Phillips Memorial Home, Massena, NY.
Mrs. Thauvette went to be with her Lord on Wednesday April 23, 2008, at the Massena Memorial Hospital in Massena, NY.
She is survived by her Daughter and son-in-law, Bibiane (St. Cyr) and Maurice Ouimet of Massena, NY. Son and daughter-in-law, Marc and Pam Thauvette of Dalton,Ohio. Sisters and brother-in-law Rita McGrathof Ottawa, Ont., Jeanine and Pierre Barabe of Burlington, Ont and Elaine Mountford of Burlington, Ont. Grandchildren, Suzanne and Adrian LaPointe of Massena, NY, Michelle Ouimet Hilley and husband Glenn of Hayden, Co, Marc and wife Colleen Ouimet of Alexandria, Minn., Kathleen Thauvette Pennington and husband Brian of Dalton, Oh, Kyle of Dalton, Oh. Great-grandson, Forrest Dupree of Menomonie, Wisc. Sister-in-law, Louise Sauve onMontreal.
Yvette was predeceased by her first husband, Roger St. Cyr who was killed in Combat in 1944 During WWII, husband, Doue Thauvette, she was also predeceased by her brothers, Raymond and Guy Sauve. Sister,Marcelle Sauve, and grandson, Kevin Thauvette.
Yvette was Born May 15, 1920 in Alexandria, Ontario, the daughter of the late Hector Sauve and Leonie (Carriere) Sauve.
She worked as a bookeeper for Alex's Ice and Pepsi with over 18 years of dedicated service.
Yvette was a member of the Knights of Columbus Auxilary and the League of Sacred Heart.
Mrs. Thauvette will always cherish the time she spent with her family. She was a lovingcaring mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She appreciatied a good joke.
George P. Booras
George Peter Booras, 77 of Jensen
Beach and formerly of Glenn St. Massena, died April 28,
2008, at Martin Memorial Hospital North, Stuart, Fl.
He was born in Islip, NY and lived in Massena, NY, while a winter resident of Jensen Beach for the past 15 years.
He was a veteran of the Korean War, having served in the Army.
Before retirement, he was the owner/operator of the Dairy Queen in Massena for 30 years.
He married Louise Matchiea on July 3, 1954, at St. John the Baptist in Malone, NY.
Survivors include his companion of six years, Darlene Ling of Massena; sons, Peter Borras of Redwood City, Ca and Chris Booras of Massena; daughters, Cyndee Borras of Jensen Beach and Nancy Burns of Oneida, NY; brothers, Theodore Borras of Liverpool, NY and Costas Booras of Miami; and seven grandchildren.
He was predeceased in death by his wife of 47 years, Louise Booras; and one granddaughter.
A memorial service will be held at the convenience of the family.
Raymond E. Phelix
Funeral services for Raymond E
Phelix,71, of 76 Grantville Road Raymondville, NY will be
held Saturday at 11:00 AM at the Phillips Memorial Home in
Massena with the Rev. Andrew J. Amyot presiding. Burial will
be in Visitation Cemetery in Norfolk.
Calling hours will be held Saturday from 9:00 am until the time of the funeral.
Mr. Phelix died Wednesday (April 30, 2008), at Massena Memorial Hospital in Massena, NY.
He is survived by his companion Kathren (sic) Monroe of 43 years of Raymondville, two sons, Jeffrey Phelix and companion Bobbie Jean Phillips of Raymondville, NY, Bradley Phelix of Raymondville. A step son Francis Monroe of Raymondville. Two grandchildren, Kyle Phillips, and James Monroe. Four sisters, Marie and husband Joseph Guilbert, Anna Deon, Alice Pitts, all of Massena, Mary and husband Roger Matthie of South Colton, N.Y. Two brothers, Floyd Phelix of Massena, N.Y., Charles and wife Lynette Phelix of Louisville, N.Y. Many nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by a brother Clifford and Milford Sr. Born June 30, 1936 in Massena, NY, the son of Raymond and Bernice (Snickles) Phelix.
He was educated in local schools. He was employed at various area dairy farms in the North Country. He also worked at Slawson's Lumber Mills, in Dalton, NY.