Patricia H. Reff, 78, of Watertown

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After a courageous battle with brain cancer, Patricia Henry Reff of Watertown died on Wednesday, June 26.

Patricia Henry Reff was born in Potsdam on January 25,1935 to Joseph G. Henry and Agnes Savage Henry. Patricia graduated from Potsdam High School in 1952. She worked for the New York Telephone Company in Potsdam.

She married Charles Edward Reff of Clayton on April 7, 1956 who also worked for the New York Telephone Company.

She was a daily communicant of Immaculate Conception in Brownville, and served as lector, Eucharistic Minister and sacristan for over 45 years. She was also a religious education teacher and a member of the Altar and Rosary Society, as well as several other organizations including Liferight of Watertown, Telephone Pioneers and past director of Jefferson County Right to Life.

She is survived by her beloved husband Charles, her five children; Theresa Rose Smith, wife of Thomas Smith of Winthrop; Christina Marie Corey, wife of David Corey of Watertown; Yvonne Frances Reff of Watertown;  Martin Gerard Reff, husband of Caroline Kennedy Reff of Syracuse and Michelle Ann Lamon, wife of Charles Lamon II of Dexter.

She has been blessed with 12 grandchildren, two great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

She is also survived by her sisters; Genevieve Hafer of Potsdam and Mary Hourihan of Potsdam. Patricia’s brother, Joseph Henry and parents, Joseph and Agnes died before her

Calling hours will be on Sunday,  2:00 pm to 4:00 pm and 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm at the Johnson Funeral Home in Dexter.

The funeral mass will be on Monday at 11:00 at the Immaculate Conception Church in Brownville. Burial will be in Glenwood Cemetery.

Donations in lieu of flowers may be made to the Immaculate Conception Church, Brownville, NY or Hospice of Jefferson County, Inc. Gotham St, in Watertown.

Tuesday, September 16, 2014
, Watertown, NY
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Jefferson County:

Bossuot-Lundy Funeral Home, Carthage
315-493-3710

Calarco, D.L. Funeral Home, Watertown
315-782-4910

Costello Funeral Service, Alexandria Bay
315-482-5840

Cummings Funeral Service
Watertown - 315-782-0830
Clayton - 315-686-5101

Frederick Bros Funeral Home, Theresa
315-628-4451

Hart & Bruce Funeral Home, Watertown
315-788-3351

Johnson Funeral Home, Dexter
315-639-6257

Reed & Benoit Funeral Home, Watertown
315-782-6580

Cleveland Funeral Home, Watertown
315-788-6180

Cleveland Funeral Home,,Cape Vincent
315-654-2681

Becker-Cleveland Funeral Home, Chaumont
315-649-2912

Bezanilla-McGraw Funeral Home, Carthage
315-493-2621

Carpenter-Stoodley, Belleville
315-846-5211

T.R. Jetty Funeral Home, Clayton
315-686-2414

Piddock Funeral Home, Adams
315-232-4000

Lewis County

Adirondack Funeral Home, Croghan
315-346-6511

Iseneker Funeral Home, Lowville
315-376-8009

Scanlon Funeral Home, Croghan
315-346-6311

Sundquist Funeral Home, Lowville
315-376-2665

St. Lawrence County

IslandView Funeral Services, Morristown
315-375-8258

Hammill Funeral Home, Winthrop

Buck Funeral Home, Norwood
315-353-2112

Fox-McLellan Funeral Home, Ogdensburg
315-393-4870

French Funeral Home, Gouverneur
315-287-2810

Green Funeral Home, Gouverneur
315-287-1330

Phillips Memorial Home, Massena
315-769-3549

Allen-Nichols Funeral Home, Ogdensburg
315-393-2220

Frary Funeral Home, Ogdensburg
315-393-1414

Lawrence Funeral Home, Canton
315-386-8513

O'Leary Funeral Home, Canton

Allen-Denesha Funeral Home, De Kalb Junction
(315) 347-2122

French Funeral Home Inc., Gouverneur

French Funeral Home Inc., Edwards

French Funeral Home Inc., Star Lake

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