Massena - Donna M. Lefeve, 84, of County Route 39 passed away on February 18, 2014 at the Highland Nursing Home, surrounded by her loving family.
Friends and family may be received on Feb. 20, 2014 from 2-4 & 7-9 pm at Phillips Memorial Home in Massena.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on February 21, 2014 at 9:00 am at St. Lawrence Church in Louisville with Rev. Jack Downs presiding. Interment will be held in the spring in the parish cemetery.
Donna was born on February 17, 1930 in Louisville, the daughter of Clarence and Ozelma (Mitchell) Belile. She married Gerald M. Lefeve on September 30, 1950 at St. Lawrence Church with Rev. Wilfred Nugent presiding. Mr. Lefeve predeceased her on June 22, 1992.
She graduated from Massena high school. Donna was a sales clerk at Kennedy Shoe store for many years. Prior to working at Kennedy Shoe store, she worked at JC Penny and Altamont. She was a member of the Altar & Rosary Society of St. Lawrence Church, and the Women's Auxiliary of Louisville Fire Department; she enjoyed knitting and doing crafts.
She is survived by a son, Daniel and Cheryl of Massena; four grandchildren, Michelle (David) Woodworth, of Ontario, NY, Jennifer Lefeve of Highland, NY, Jeremy Lefeve of Massena, and Jordan (Richard) Barlow of Watertown, NY; four great-grandchildren, Dillon, Nicole, Mathew Woodworth and Camden Barlow; a sister, Claudette "Sally" Gleason and brothers Herbert Belile and Mitchell Belile; several nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by a son, Gerald M. Jr.; sisters June Jacob, Darlena Currier, and Zelda Ezard.
Memorial contributions may be made to Massena Rescue Squad. Online condolences may be made to www.phillipsmemorial.com.
Sunday, February 1, 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