Press-Republican

Obituaries

January 20, 2013

Ruth Ann Prue

PERU — Mrs. Ruth Ann Prue, 88, of Mannix Road in Peru, died Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013, at the CVPH Medical Center in Plattsburgh, with family by her side.

She was born in Madrid, N.Y. on Aug. 31, 1924, the daughter of the late Henry David and Julia (Bashaw) Manor.

Ruth Ann was employed as a teacher's aide at Peru Central School for several years. She enjoyed bowling, cooking and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She married Francis Harold Prue on Oct. 10, 1942, at St. Peter's Church in Plattsburgh, where they also renewed their vows on their 50th wedding anniversary.

She is survived by her children and their spouses; David and Denise Prue of Cumberland Head, Steven and Ecko Prue of Colorado Springs, Colo., James and Kathy Prue of Peru, Julie and Bill Everett of Peru; 12 grandchildren, Jason, Casey, Stefan and Amanda Prue, Brandon Everett and Traci, Karli Mack and Chris, Kathryn Garhartt and Chad, Jen Prue and Devon Deery, Bryan, Travis, Josh and Adam Prue, eight great-grandchildren; Kadi, Adelina , McKenzey and Liam Prue, James and Henry Mack, Nolan Everett and Tyler Garhartt; and several nieces and nephews. Her husband Francis Harold Prue passed away in 2002. A daughter, Phyllis Ann; and her brothers Harley, Ivan, Lawrence, and Lionel Manor; and three sisters, Ina Vasquez, Vella Manor and Christine Manor also passed away earlier.

Calling hours will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 22, at the Brown Funeral Home, 29 Broad St., Plattsburgh. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 23, at St. Peter's Church. Entombment will follow at Whispering Maples Mausoleum.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be offered to the Peru Volunteer Fire Department, the American Heart Association or Parkinsons Foundation. Arrangements are entrusted to the Brown Funeral Home, 29 Broad St., Plattsburgh, NY 12901 (518) 561-3980. Online condolences and memorial candles may be offered at www.brownfuneralhomeinc.com

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Obituaries
  • resthavenmemorialpark.jpg_52.jpg Albert Hassler

    EUGENE, ORE. — Al Hassler died peacefully in his sleep onMay 1, 2013, at the age of 86.

    July 26, 2014 1 Photo

  • ThwaitsZaumetzer.jpg_84.jpg Catherine M. "Kay" Nolan

    AU SABLE FORKS — Catherine M. "Kay" Nolan passed away on July 21, 2014, at Clare Bridge in Winter Haven, Fla., she was 96 years old.

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • JeffreyJPier.jpg_85.jpg Jeffrey J. Pier

    WADDINGTON — Jeffrey J. Pier of Waddington, N.Y. passed away peacefully surrounded by his family and friends Friday July 4, 2014 at Potsdam Hospital after an 18 month battle with kidney cancer.

    July 25, 2014 2 Photos

  • NancyChristian.jpg Nancy Carol Christian

    MORIAH — Nancy C. Christian, 73, of Moriah passed away peacefully on Thursday, July 17, 2014 at Fletcher Allen Hospital.

    July 24, 2014 2 Photos

  • WilforeRobert1.jpg Robert "Bob" Wilfore

    PLATTSBURGH — Robert "Bob" Wilfore, 83, of Butler Road, died Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at his home, under the care of Hospice of the North Country.

    July 24, 2014 3 Photos

  • RWWalker.jpg Charlotte D. Bolles

    PLATTSBURGH — Charlotte D. Bolles, 86, died Monday, July 21, 2014, at Meadowbrook Healthcare Facility. 

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • CarolMSouliere.jpg Carol M. Souliere

    GLENMONT, NY — Carol M. Souliere, 67, of Glenmont, N.Y., passed away on Monday, July 21, 2014 at her home with family at her bedside, after a long and courageous battle with cancer.

    July 24, 2014 2 Photos

  • ChateaugayFuneralHome.jpg Nelson R. Charland

    MERRILL — Nelson R. Charland, 56, of 96 Shuffs Road, died Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at his home.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • 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

Death Notices