A Memorial Mass for Carol A. (West) Ladouceur, age 68, of Ogdensburg will be held 11:00 a.m. on Saturday (Dec 1, 2012) at Notre Dame Church with Rev. F. James Shurtleff officiating. There will be no public calling hours.
Carol died Saturday (Nov 17) at Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse. Arrangements are with the Fox & Murray Funeral Home.
Surviving are two brothers, Larry West and his wife Carol of Ogdensburg and Ronald West of Syracuse; a nephew, Russell West and his fiancée Heather Brossoit of Ogdensburg; a niece, Jerri Lynn McGill and her husband Tim of Ogdensburg; great-niece and nephew Dakota and Kasey West; a sister-in-law, Janet Lily West of Clarksville, TN; a special extended family, Ann and Paul Lalonde and their children; and her dog “Taz”.
She was predeceased by her parents, Russell and Geraldine West; her grandmother, Nellie Petrelli Butler; her husband, Neil Ladouceur; a brother, Richard West; and a sister-in-law, Wanda West.
Carol was born in Watertown a daughter of Russell & Geraldine (Butler) West who both died when she was a young girl. She and her siblings were then raised by their grandmother Nellie Petrelli Butler. She graduated from St. Mary’s Academy, and married Neil Ladouceur on Oct 19, 1996. She worked 30+ years at Acco in Ogdensburg as a secretary, and then relocated to Syracuse. She then became employed part-time at Price Chopper. In 2004 she relocated back to Ogdensburg and continued her employment at the Ogdensburg Price Chopper until she again retired.
She was a member of the Red Hat Society, Notre Dame Church and the Waddington Art Council. She enjoyed painting, drawing, photography, sewing, knitting, crocheting and spending time with her family and friends.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the SPCA, 6718 SH 68, Ogdensburg, NY or the Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital. One Children's Circle Syracuse, NY 13210.
Condolences can also be shared online at www.foxandmurrayfuneralhome.com.