April 2, 2013

Alice H. Macnab


---- — — LAKE PLACID -Alice H. Macnab, 80, of Lake Placid, N.Y., passed away Saturday, March 30, 2013 at her home in Lake Placid, N.Y. Alice was born in Long Lake, N.Y., on Sept. 11, 1932. She was the daughter of Oakman Herbert Helms, and Elsie Rodgers Helms.

Alice graduated from Union University School of Nursing, at Albany Medical Center in Albany N.Y., in 1953. She married Alan D Macnab on Nov. 24th 1956.

Alice is survived by her four children, Robin (Macnab) Baxter of Lake Placid, Lindsey (Macnab) Batta and husband Robert of Herndon, Va., Leslie (Macnab) Simoes and husband Arthur of West Hartford, Conn., and Alan Breck Macnab and wife Caresse Amenta of Hartford Conn.; and eight grandchildren, Elizabeth Baxter, Alison Baxter, Robert Batta, Alexander Batta, Andrew Batta, Rachel Batta, Isabella Simoes, Mia Simoes and fifteen nieces and nephews.

Alice was predeceased by her husband the Rev. Alan D Macnab; three brothers, Herbert, Gilbert and Edward Helms; and two sisters, Virginia Helms Farr, Ellen Helms Boch, and a son-in-law David Baxter.

Calling hours will be 6 to 8 p.m. at St. Eustace Episcopal Church in Lake Placid Thursday, April 4. Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. at St. Eustace Episcopal Church in Lake Placid, Friday, April 5, the Rt. Rev. Daniel Herzog will be the celebrant. The M. B. Clark, Inc. Funeral Home in Lake Placid, N.Y., is in charge of arrangements.

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