Daniel J. Briggs, 16, Town of Clayton, died at his home on Monday evening, March 3, 2014.
Calling hours will be held at Cummings Funeral Service, Inc., 320 John St., Clayton on Friday, March 7, from 3 - 7 PM. The funeral mass will be at Holy Family Church, 129 Winthrop St., Watertown on Saturday, March 8, at 10 AM with Rev. Steven Murray officiating.
Burial will follow in Glenwood Cemetery.
Daniel was born in Carthage on May 7, 1997, the son of Robbie B. and Amy J. Leonard Briggs. He was an eleventh grade student at Thousand Islands Central School. He was Catholic and had been baptized at Holy Family Church. He enjoyed hunting, trapping, and listening to his music.
Besides his parents, Robbie and Amy, he is survived by his brother, Michael A. Briggs, at home; his maternal grandmother, Mary M. "MeMa" Leonard, Watertown; paternal grandmother, Beverle Gilmore and her husband, James, Spring Hill, FL; paternal grandfather, Robert Briggs and his wife, Darlene, Roosevelttown, NY; uncle, David K. Leonard and wife, Kimberly, Black River; 2 aunts, Kimberly Bassano, FL and Kimmie Leonard, Black River; and several cousins.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Daniel's name may be made to one of the three following: www.rachelschallenge.org, PACER's National Bullying Prevention Center, 8161 Normandale Blvd., Minneapolis, MN 55437 or at www.pacer.org/bullying, or checks payable to "The Briggs Family", c/o Bobbi Frederick, PO Box 43, Depauville, NY 13632.
Online condolences may be made at www.cummingsfuneral.com.
Tuesday, June 30, 2015, 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
Scanlon Funeral Home, Harrisville
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