Survivors include her son, Craig DeCoste of Mooers Forks; her daughter and son-in-law, Deborah (DeCoste) and Dan Garrand of Mooers; a daughter, Robin Gadway (DeCoste) and her companion Robert Haley of Rouses Point; a daughter and son-in-law, Wendy (DeCoste) and Jim Davison of Mooers Forks; a daughter Tracy DeCoste of Chazy; seven grandchildren, Candice and Matthew Garrand, Justin, Jon, and Jessica Gadway and Travis and Tyler Davison; six great-grandchildren, Adam Garrand-Reid, Lily, Logan and Liam Gadway, Raeghan Davison, and Alexis; and she was awaiting the birth of two more great-granddaughters, Charlie Deborah Charles and Demi Alice Garrand. She is also survived by one brother, Irving Boyea of Plattsburgh.
She was predeceased by her parents; husband of 56 years, Marcel V. DeCoste; and siblings, Ella Secore, Hazel LaClair, Mildred Pickering, Wesley Boyea, Ezra Boyea, Gerald Boyea and Ethel Dupree. She was also predeceased by Betty Barcomb whom she welcomed into her home many years ago and loved as one of her own.
Calling hours will be held from 5 to 7 p.m Wednesday, July 10, 2013 at the Hamilton Funeral Home, 793 Gilbert Road, Mooers. Entombment will be private and at the convenience of the family in the Whispering Maples Memorial Mausoleum in Ellenburg Depot.
In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the Mooers Volunteer Fire Department or to the Elmore SPCA or to the St. John's Feral Cat Fund.
Arrangements are in the care of the Hamilton Funeral Home, 793 Gilbert Road, Mooers.
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