PLATTSBURGH — Sarah M. Alexander, 90, of Riverside Avenue, Plattsburgh, N.Y., passed away on Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at her home with her family by her side under the care of Hospice of the Nth Country.
She was born in Plattsburgh on May 2, 1923, the daughter of William and Aurora (Damour) Garrow.
Sarah was a member of Our Lady of Victory Church in Plattsburgh. She enjoyed music, playing piano, bingo, trips to the casino, crafts, but most of all spending time and cooking for her family around the holidays.
Sarah was predeceased by her husbands, Napolen Garrant and Edward Alexander; two sisters, Beatrice Riley and Mary Johanson; three brothers, John, Edward and Earl Garrow; a daughter-in-law, Gloria Garrant; and a son-in-law, Louis Therrien.
She is survived by 12 children and their spouses, Gary Alexander of Pa., Edward (Sandra) Garrant of Beekmantown, James Garrant of PQ, Randall Garrant and his companion Kathy Stoneman of Plattsburgh, Terry (Shannon) Alexander of Plattsburgh, Scott Alexander and his companion Mary Campbell of Plattsburgh, Carol (Donald) Perry of Schuyler Falls, Angela (Alan) Mackowski of Plattsburgh, Debra Therrien of Morrisonville, Robin (Gary) Pageau of Plattsburgh, Kim Alexander of Plattsburgh and Heidi Alexander of Plattsburgh, 20 grandchildren; several nieces and nephews also survive her.
At Sarah's request there will be no public calling hours, a Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Thursday, July 25, 2013 at Our Lady of Victory Church in Plattsburgh, inurnment will follow at St. Peter's Cemetery in Plattsburgh.
Donations may be made to Hospice of the North Country or the family.
Arrangements are entrusted to the Brown Funeral Home, 29 Broad St., Plattsburgh, N.Y. 12901 (518) 561-3980.
Online condolences and memorial candles may be offered at www.brownfuneralhomeinc.com