PLATTSBURGH — Annette St. Onge Facteau, 103, Lynde Street, Plattsburgh, N.Y. passed away Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014 at CVPH Medical Center.
She was born in Shawinigan, Quebec, Canada, the daughter of Edmond and Flore (Gravel) St. Onge, on Oct. 5, 1910. Annette grew up in Shawinigan and was a teacher there for several years. She met her future husband, Leo G. Facteau at a wedding they attended in Louiseville, Quebec. They were married at St. Marc Church in Shawinigan, Canada on April 10, 1944, Leo served his country during World War II in the Army Air Corps. During his time in the service Annette was able to travel with him. After the war was over they returned to Plattsburgh and after many years of Leo working in the insurance business, he and Annette started Leo G. Facteau Insurance Agency. She was a member of St. Peter's Church in Plattsburgh.
Annette was predeceased by her parents; two brothers, Antoine and Alexandre St. Onge; a sister, Eva Dery; her husband, Leo in 1985; and a brother-in-law, Bernard Facteau. She is survived by three sisters-in-law, Anita (Richard) Dubrey, Genevieve Facteau and Therese Dessureault St. Onge; she is also survived by many nieces and nephews, living in the United States and Canada.
Calling hours will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday Feb. 26, 2014 at the Brown Funeral Home in Plattsburgh. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014 at St. Peter's Church in Plattsburgh,
burial will be later in the spring at St. Peter's Cemetery.
Arrangements are entrusted to Brown Funeral Home, 29 Broad Street, Plattsburgh, NY 12901. (518)-561-3980.
Online condolences and memorial candles may be offered at www.brownfuneralhomeinc.com