LAVARNWAY - A funeral service for Margaret T. Lavarnway, 89, formerly of Jersey Swamp Road, Beekmantown, who died on Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013, was held on Saturday at St. Joseph's Church in West Chazy. A Mass of Christian burial was celebrated by Rev. Douglas Lucia, pastor of St. Mary's Church in Canton, N.Y. and he was assisted by Rev. Roger McGuinness, pastor of St. Joseph's Church and Rev. Gilbert Boisvert, pastor of Holy Angels Church and St. Louis of France Church. The pall was placed on the casket by her children, Kevin Lavarnway, Brian Lavarnway, Karen Newell and Laurie Lucia. The crucifix was placed by Karen Newell and Laurie Lucia. Gifts were presented by her granddaughters, Aimee Holmes, Michelle Hendrzak, Erin Newell, and Jamiee Bierman. Pall bearers were Matthew Lavarnway, Mark Newell, Adam Lucia, Nicholas Lucia, Adrian Holmes, Richard Hendrzak, and John Bierman. Burial will be in the spring in St. Alexander's Cemetery in Morrisonville. Arrangements are in the care of R. W. Walker Funeral Home, 69 Court Street, Plattsburgh, NY.