LAGOY - A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012, from St. Josephs Church in Dannemora, N.Y., for Fred A. LaGoy, 93, who passed away Tuesday, November 6, 2012, at his home surrounded by his loving family. Rev. Donald Kramberg, pastor of St. Josephs Church in Dannemora celebrated the Mass. Altar Servers were Trevor Drapeau and Zachary Mazuchowski. Organist was Mary Ann Lawliss. Eucharist Ministers were Evelyn Drapeau and Dick Narrica. Evelyn Kerr, Linda Swanson and Louise Mazuchowski placed the pall. Fred LaGoy Jr., placed the Crucifix. Louise Mazuchowski and Rita Brean read from scripture. Richard Couture and Dale DuBrey presented the gifts. Ed Mazuchowski Jr., and Robert LaGoy gave remarks of remembrance of Freds life. Pallbearers were Fred LaGoy Jr., Ed Mazuchowski II, Brandon Drapeau, Robert LaGoy, Raymond Lamay, Monica Lamay and Melissa Brin. Honorary Pallbearers were Ron Kerr and his great-grandchildren. Interment followed in St. Josephs Cemetery in Dannemora where Rev. Donald Kramberg read committal prayers. Arrangements were entrusted to Brown Funeral Home, 29 Broad Street, Plattsburgh, N.Y. Online condolences may be made at www.brownfuneralhomeinc.com.
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