Carthage - G. Diane Frezza, 73, of 222 State St., died Tuesday, January 15, 2013, in Samaritan Medical Center, Watertown where she had been a patient for a week.
Diane was born in Carthage on October 15, 1939, the daughter of the late John L. and Geraldine Knapp Frezza. She was a 1957 graduate of Carthage Central School and later attended Albany Business School. A marriage to Anthony A. Quinn ended in divorce.
Diane worked for Kodak in Rochester for three years and as a civil service employee her entire career, mainly in the commissary at Fort Drum. She retired in 2000 from the Triple S.C., Troop Supply, 10th Mountain Division, Fort Drum.
She was an avid bowler, competing in several women's bowling leagues in Carthage. She was very proud of her sobriety and encouraged many others in their struggles. Diane wrote a column for the Carthage Republican Tribune entitled "Highrise Highlights" for several years.
She is survived by her two sons: Larry J. and Mark A. Quinn, both of Apex, NC, four grandchildren, Alec, Tyler, Hannah and Harlie Quinn, and several nephews. Her son, Francis Jeffrey Quinn and a brother, Raymond Frezza died previous.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday at 11:00 AM at St. James Catholic Church with Rev. George F. Maroun, Pastor officiating. Burial will be in St. James Cemetery. Calling hours at the Bezanilla-McGraw Funeral Home will be on Friday from 4-7 pm.
Thursday, August 21, 2014, Watertown, NY
Funeral Homes Listings
Bossuot-Lundy Funeral Home, Carthage
Calarco, D.L. Funeral Home, Watertown
Costello Funeral Service, Alexandria Bay
Cummings Funeral Service
Frederick Bros Funeral Home, Theresa
Hart & Bruce Funeral Home, Watertown
Johnson Funeral Home, Dexter
Reed & Benoit Funeral Home, Watertown
Cleveland Funeral Home, Watertown
Cleveland Funeral Home,,Cape Vincent
Becker-Cleveland Funeral Home, Chaumont
Bezanilla-McGraw Funeral Home, Carthage
T.R. Jetty Funeral Home, Clayton
Piddock Funeral Home, Adams
Adirondack Funeral Home, Croghan
Iseneker Funeral Home, Lowville
Scanlon Funeral Home, Croghan
Sundquist Funeral Home, Lowville
St. Lawrence County
IslandView Funeral Services, Morristown
Hammill Funeral Home, Winthrop
Buck Funeral Home, Norwood
Fox-McLellan Funeral Home, Ogdensburg
French Funeral Home, Gouverneur
Green Funeral Home, Gouverneur
Allen-Nichols Funeral Home, Ogdensburg
Frary Funeral Home, Ogdensburg
Lawrence Funeral Home, Canton
O'Leary Funeral Home, Canton
Allen-Denesha Funeral Home, De Kalb Junction
French Funeral Home Inc., Gouverneur
French Funeral Home Inc., Edwards
French Funeral Home Inc., Star Lake