Florence L. Metcalf, 65, Gouverneur
Friday, January 25, 2013 - 3:31 pm

Florence L. Metcalf, 65, Gouverneur, passed away Jan. 23 at EJ Noble Hospital, Gouverneur.

Born Jan. 22, 1948 in Gouverneur, she was the daughter of Robert and Hazel House Watson and attended school in Gouverneur.

She married Kenneth L. Metcalf, Sr. of Gouverneur in the 1960’s. Mr. Metcalf passed away in 1998.

She is survived by a son and his companion, Kenneth Metcalf, Jr. and Karen Burns of Hammond; two grandchildren, Kenneth Metcalf III and his companion, Sara Pickert, and Erica and Michael Benney; one great granddaughter; one sister, Violet Bush; and five brothers, Gary, Melburne, Wilbert, Clarence and Leland Watson.

Calling hours will be 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 30 at Frederick Bros. Funeral Home, Inc., Theresa. Burial will be at Pleasant Lake Cemetery, Hammond, in the spring.

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