Margaret A. Blair, 89, Massena
Friday, February 14, 2014 - 5:24 pm

Margaret A. Blair, 89, Massena, passed away at her home Feb. 14, 2014.

Friends and family will be received Monday, Feb. 17, 2014 from 4 to 7 p.m. at Phillips Memorial Home, Massena.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014 at 10 a.m. at St. Mary’s Church in Massena with Rev. Jack Downs presiding.

Interment will be held in the spring in Calvary Cemetery.

Margaret was born Aug. 11, 1924, the daughter of Alvah and Ruth (Trushaw) Jenkins.

Margaret married Donald G. Blair Aug. 26, 1939 at St. Augustine Church in Peru with Rev. Turrel.

Mr. Blair predeceased her Oct. 25, 1998.

She is survived by children Lloyd Blair, Helen (Richard) Delisle, and Sandra (Harold) Brothers all of Massena; six grandchildren; six great grandchildren; and three great grandchildren.

She was predeceased by a daughter, Barbara Blair on Nov. 16, 2013; a grandson, Ricky Barkley; two brothers, Raymond and Gerald Jenkins; and two sisters, Katherine Demers and Eunice Besaw.

Margaret enjoyed camping with her late husband.

She also enjoyed watching the gospel hour on television and the Lawrence Welk Show reruns.

She was a communicant of St. Mary’s Church.

Those wishing to make donations may do so to Hospice & Palliative Care of St. Lawrence Valley, 6805 US Highway 11, Potsdam, NY 13676 or American Lung Association, 155 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12210. Online condolences may shared with the family at