ALEXANDER - A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on Thursday, July 25, 2013, at Our Lady of Victory Church in Plattsburgh, for Sarah M. Alexander, 90, of Riverside Avenue, who passed away on Tuesday, July 23, at her home with her family by her side under the care of Hospice of the North Country. The Mass was con-celebrated by Msgr. Joseph Aubin and Rev. Normand Cote, assisted by Jane Kessler. Randy Pulsifer was the musician. The crucifix was placed by Jamey Garrant, rosary by Christine Whitney, and Bible by Randall Garrant Jr. Remarks of remembrance were given by Robin and Gary Pageau. Presentation of the gifts was by Michelle and Paul Garrant. Pallbearers were Jenna Barber, Jacob Barber, Luke Alexander and Jake Alexander. Inurnment followed in St. Peter's Cemetery Columbarium. Arrangements are entrusted to the Brown Funeral Home, 29 Broad Street, Plattsburgh, New York 12901 (518) 561-3980. Online condolences and memorial candles may be offered at www.brownfuneral homeinc.com
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