Lois Jean Alguire 05/11/2014

Lois Jean AlguireLois Jean Alguire
Lois Jean Alguire, 80, of DeKalb, died on May 11, 2014, at Maplewood Health Care. Calling hours will be May 13, 2 – 4 and 6 -8 PM at the funeral home. A funeral mass will be May 14, 10:00 am at St. Raphael,s Church, Heuvelton, Father Kevin O’Brien officiating. Burial will follow at St. Henry’s Cemetery, DeKalb. She is survived by her husband, Kenneth Alguire, daughters, Ann (Brian) White, Russell, Lorie (David) Gladle, Edwards, grandchildren, Patrik Morrill, Amanda Hamilton, Leah White, Megan White, April Gladle, Nicholas Gladle, 3 great grandchildren, brothers, Philip Parish, Palm Beach, FL, Neil Parish, Heuvelton, sisters, Barbara Price, Joyce Bice, Sharon Murdock, all of DePeyster, Marilyn Mullin, Gouverneur, many nieces and nephew. She was predeceased by a daughter, Kathryn Hamilton and a great grandson, Linden McIntosh V. Lois was born in DePeyster, on December 28, 1933, the daughter of Wilbert and Grace Witherell Parish. She graduated from Heuvelton High School in 1951. Lois married Kenneth Alguire on December 15, 1956 at the St. Henry’s Church in DeKalb Junction, Monsignor Thomas Robillard officiating. She was a housewife and had also worked at J. J. Newberry’s and McCadam Cheese Company. Lois enjoyed spending time with her family, baking and decorating cakes. One of her greatest joys was making ginger bread houses and Christmas cookies. Contributions can be made to the Richard Winter Cancer Center.

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  1. Aunt Lois, what a beautiful, caring, gentle, special woman. I have many fond childhood memories with her and Uncle Kenny, and my cousins Kathryn, Ann and Lorie. It is a truly sad day for all of her close family. God has called her home to dwell eternally with all the special people who have passed before her. She will be missed dearly. My love and sympathy go out to all.

  2. Have many good memories of my aunt Lois, uncle Kenny and their children (my cousins). Always enjoyed when they would stop in for a visit, she was a kind person and will be missed. Steve.

  3. Sharon,
    Thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. I’m so sorry for your loss.

  4. To Kenneth Alguire and Family, thoughts and prayers are with you. So sorry for your loss.

  5. To Sharon and family

    Very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Luella and Laurie.

  6. So very sorry Amanda and Family for your loss. Our Deepest Sympathys.

  7. So very sorry to hear of your loss , my thoughts & prayers
    are with u at this time .

    Gail Halladay Whitmarsh

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