January 8, 2014

Nancy Joyce (Osborne) Douglas

CUMBERLAND HEAD — Nancy Joyce (Osborne) Douglas, 78, of Seneca Drive, went to her Lord and Savior on Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014. She was home under the care of Hospice of the North Country and surrounded by her loving family.

She was born in Standish, NY on December 17, 1935, the daughter of Leo and Eva (Osher) Osborne.

Nancy had a very active life. Once she graduated from high school, she went on to nurses training. She then entered the military and in March of 1956 she crossed trained into Army Intelligence. Nancy was one of the first two women ever to be trained to interpret Aerial Photos. Nancy married in 1957 and then later left the military. She raised four children by herself after the death of her husband in 1971. She was an active member of her parish formally St. Mary's of the Lake where she lived in Cumberland Head for the remaining of her life. She held positions in her parish community; Religious Education Coordinator and teacher, youth prayer groups, bible study group, many positions with the Lady's of St. Mary's Eucharistic minister. She continued many of those activities with St. John's Parish once St. Mary's closed. She holds many certificates of training in a number of other areas, well-learned and avid reader.

She is survived by her sons, Billy S. Douglas and wife Rene (Gwinn) of Centreville, Va., Curtis S. Douglas and wife Linda of Plattsburgh; her daughters, Nanette L. (Douglas) Premore and husband Dennis of Plattsburgh and Robin A. (Douglas) West and Fianc^e Arnold J. Lashway of Plattsburgh; her grandchildren, Meighan and Jamie Basset, Jennifer and Frank Trudeau, Jeremy Deso, Dawna Ciccone, Chad Premore, William West and Sara Norcross, Lisa Ciccone, Dannielle West, Courtney West, Ryan Douglas and Olivia Garrand Walantus, Melissa Davis, Michael Lashway and Jennifer Lafave, Nicholas Lashway and Sissy Kilburn; her great-grandchildren, David, Justin, Caleb, Alex, Janeen, Jacob, Emma, Jackson, Dylan, Sophia and Gavin; her sister, June Collins of Germantown, Md.; sister and brother-in-law, Sylvia and Robert Rowe; and brother and sister-in-law, Allen and Mary Rita Osborne; as well many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Text Only | Photo Reprints
  • CecilPelkey.jpg Cecil Pelkey

    BLOOMINGDALE — Mr. Cecil Pelkey, known to everyone as "Pete" passed away July 19, 2014, at his home surrounded by his family and under to care of Hospice.

    July 23, 2014 2 Photos

  • StacyJoseph.jpg Joseph P. Stacy

    TICONDEROGA — Joseph P. Stacy, 46, of Ticonderoga, went to the loving arms of our Lord, with his family and friends by his side after a courageous fight with cancer on Monday, July 21, 2014.

    July 23, 2014 2 Photos

  • CoffeyFuneralHome.jpg Patrick Jay Downs

    HARROGATE, TN. — Patrick Jay Downs went to be with our Lord, July 20, 2014, after a long hard—fought battle with cancer.

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • leggett.jpg_79.jpg Elizabeth "Betty" Leggett

    MOOERS — Elizabeth "Betty" Leggett, 88, of Mooers passed away Sunday, July 20, 2014, at the CVPH Medical Center.

    July 22, 2014 2 Photos

  • Ida Atkinson1.jpg_80.jpg Ida Rumney Atkinson

    WILLSBORO — Ida Atkinson passed away at the Elizabethtown Community Hospital, Friday, July 18, 2014, at the age of 102.

    July 22, 2014 3 Photos

  • WoodNathan.jpg_81.jpg Nathan A. "Nate" Wood

    REDFORD — Nathan A. "Nate" Wood, 18, of Clinton St., Redford, N.Y., passed away Sunday, July 20, 2014, at the Fletcher Allen Health Care Facility in Burlington, Vt., with his family by his side after a courageous 16 month battle with Ewing Sarcoma.

    July 22, 2014 2 Photos

  • GlaudePatricia.jpg_82.jpg Patricia Glaude

    ROUSES POINT — Patricia Anne Faerber Glaude, 89, of Rouses Point, died July 17, 2014, in Elizabethtown.

    July 22, 2014 2 Photos

  • TimothyConine.jpg_83.jpg Timothy Michael Conine

    QUEENSBURY — Timothy Michael Conine, age 22, passed away on Friday July 18, 2014, at Albany Medical Center due to injuries suffered in a motor vehicle accident. He was surrounded by family and friends when he passed.

    July 22, 2014 2 Photos

  • BrownFuneralHomeNew.jpg_55.jpg Arlene M. Caron

    KEESEVILLE — Mrs. Arlene M. Caron, 69, of Au Sable Street, Keeseville, N.Y., passed away Friday, July 18, 2014, at her home with her family by her side under the care of Hospice of the North Country.

    July 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • RacicotDesmond.jpg_56.jpg Desmond Clifford Racicot

    PLATTSBURGH — Mr. Desmond Clifford Racicot, known to family and friends as "Red", passed away on July 16, 2014, at his home in Plattsburgh.

    July 20, 2014 2 Photos

Death Notices