Richard W. LaRose, 88, of Ogdensburg
Funeral services for Richard W. LaRose, age 88, of Ogdensburg will be held on Friday, November 29, 2013, at 11:00 AM at St. Mary’s Catherdral with Rev. F. James Shurtleff officiating.
Following the funeral service, burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery with military honors.
Calling hours will be held from 9:00 to 10:30 AM at Frary Funeral Home, 515 Caroline Street, on Friday, November 29, 2013 before funeral services.
Mr. LaRose passed away at Riverledge Nursing Home on Tuesday morning, November 26, 2013 surrounded by his loving family.
Richard is survived by Eleanor, his wife of 67 years; a daughter, Christine of Macomb, NY; five sisters, Elizabeth Spoon of Rome, NY, Ola King of Ogdensburg, Florence Tosh and her husband, Jack, of Florida, Jane Rishe and her husband, Allan and Mary Ellen Seymour and her husband, William, both of Ogdensburg; two step-sisters, Marie Craven of Ogdensburg and Elaine Craig of Flackville; a step-brother, Jim Rishe, of New Mexico and many nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by a son, Richard Nelson LaRose in 1960; two brothers, Francis and Henry LaRose; a sister, Isabelle Andrews and two step-brothers, Lester and Kenneth Rishe.
He married Eleanor Morrow on July 11, 1946 at Notre Dame Church with Rev. A. D. Charbonneau officiating. Mr. LaRose was employed by White Westinghouse as a district manager in California. Mr. and Mrs. LaRose moved back to Ogdensburg from California in 1996.
He was a 4th degree knight of the Knights of Columbus as well as a past member of the VFW.
Donations may be made in his memory to the St. Lawrence Valley Chapter of Hospice and Palliative Care at 6805 US Route 11, Potsdam, NY 13676.
Online condolences may be made at www.fraryfuneralhome.com/obituaries.
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