Mr. Joseph E. Larabay, 52, of 37 Larnard Street, Potsdam, unexpectedly passed away Saturday afternoon, March 2, 2013 in Ogdensburg.
Joseph was born February 12, 1961 in Potsdam, the son of the late Bernard and Stella Silva Larabay. He graduated from Norwood-Norfolk Central School. He was an artist and worked at Dairy Queen at one time custom making cakes. He also worked for a short time at Mobil and Sugarcreek before becoming disabled. Joe enjoyed hunting and fishing.
Joe is survived by his four children, Kimberly-Ann Marie and Eric Mattice of Texas, Joseph Jr. and Amanda Larabay of North Lawrence, Mark Larabay of North Lawrence and Stacy Larabay of Norwood; and many grandchildren.
He is also survived by his five sisters, Bernadine Larabay, Louella Horselor, Yevonne Larabay, Phyllis Howe, and Sherrie Larabay; his brother, Tarry Larabay; and many nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his brother, Daniel Larabay in 1996.
Services will were held privately at the Donaldson Funeral Home, Massena.
Condolences and memories may be shared online at www.donaldsonfh.com.