Alfred H. Strack
A Mass of Christian burial was celebrated Saturday, July 5, 2014 from St. Mary's Church in Champlain for Alfred H. Strack, 87, of Champlain, N.Y. who died Wednesday, July 2, 2014, at CVPH Medical Center in Plattsburgh. Rev. Patrick Mundy celebrated the mass with Rev. Brian Cummings and Deacon Leonard Patrie. Altar servers were Caleb Trombley, Carter Gooley, Emma Gooley and Logan Gooley. The funeral pall was placed by Betty Trombley and Dolores Grimsey, the crucifix was placed by Kevin Strack. The old testament reading was by Jack Dawson and new testament reading was by John Zurlo. Presentation of the gifts were by Karen Gurzenda and Nicole Favreau. The eulogy was given by Chris Trombley. An honor guard was provided by Champlain American Legion, Rouses Point American Legion and Champlain VFW. Burial followed in St. Mary's Cemetery where Rev. Mundy recited the committal prayers. Full military honors were provided by the US Navy and the American Legion Post #767 in Champlain and Rouses Point American Legion Post #912. Pallbearers were Dale Cardin, Mike Favreau, Ron Favreau, Tim Filion, Tom Gurzenda and Josh Strack. Arrangements were entrusted to M. B. Clark Funeral Home in Champlain.