LOUISVILLE -- Bruce P. Ladison, 60, of County Route 39, passed away on Monday, August 8 at the Canton-Potsdam Hospital after a courageous battle with cancer.
Friends and family are invited to call on Friday, August 11 from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the Phillips Memorial Home, Massena. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, August 12 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Lawrence Church, Louisville. Interment will be in St. Lawrence Cemetery, Louisville.
Bruce was born on March 16, 1957 in Fine, the son of the late Charles and Agnes (Julius) Ladison. He attended and graduated from Massena High School in 1957. Bruce worked at Tru-Stitch Footwear in Bombay, NY and was most recently was employed at ACCO in Ogdensburg for over twelve years.
He married Mary Ellen Paquin on September 24, 1983 at St. Joseph’s Church in Massena.
Bruce is survived by his wife of 34 Years, Mary Ellen of Louisville; two daughters, Tabitha Ladison and Bridget Ladison, both of Massena; a daughter in law, Jackie Ladison; three grandchildren, Mason Pearson, Easton and Bryson Ladison; a mother in law, Laurel Paquin; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and his extended “Kerr” family.
He is also survived by two brothers, George “Bud” and wife Mary Ladison of Massena, and Brent Ladison of Massena; and three sisters, Darlene Saucier, Dorothy and husband Donnie Stowell, both of Massena and Denise Falvey of Syracuse.
He was predeceased by a brother, Charles Ladison.
Bruce was a member of the Louisville Volunteer Fire Department for 35 years and was also a past member of the Louisville Knights of Columbus. He enjoyed hunting and the time he spent with his family and grandchildren. He was known to always help out his children with all of their projects.
Memorial Contributions may be made in Bruce’s memory to the Hope Lodge, 237 East Avenue, Burlington, VT 05401.
Arrangements are under the care and direction of the Phillips Memorial Home, Massena.
Memories and condolences may be shared with the family at www.PhillipsMemorial.com