Lloyd Benson Compo, 83, of Lisbon, died on November 1, 2013, at his daughter’s home.
The Allen-Nichols Funeral Home is entrusted with arrangements.
A funeral mass will be on November 7, 2013, 2:00 PM at Notre Dame Church; calling hours will be 3- 6 PM at the funeral home, November 6.
Burial will be in Notre Dame Cemetery.
He was born August 28, 1930, son of Napoleon and Christine Billings Compo.
He attended Ogdensburg schools and then joined the Marine Corps on October 12, 1948. He served four years and when he returned, he worked at the Diamond National plant until it closed, and then worked for United Helpers Nursing Home for 10 years until he retired.
He is survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Barbara and Thomas Sherry; two grandsons, Thomas Benson (Kathy) Sherry, Vacaville, CA, Richard Bennett Sherry, Eureka, CA; two great grandchildren, Sierra and Rouke Sherry of Vacaville, CA; his companion of 23 years, Beverly Green ( she passed on 11/3/2013); her children, Jim and Lori Green, Barb and Dick Durkin, Melody and Chris Hess, Lynn and Don Lucas, Patti Mountzouris, their children and grandchildren.
He was predeceased by his wife of 28 years, Rosalie Rivers Compo, in 1978 and his sister, Lottie Merria, in 2004.
He enjoyed gardening, fishing, card games and golf. He and Beverly traveled in their retirement.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Hospice and Palliative Care of St. Lawrence Valley or the Marine "Toys for Tots" in his name.
Online condolences can be made at www.allennicholsfuneralhome.com.
Thursday, April 17, 2014, Watertown, NY
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