Rebecca L. Montroy, 56, Norfolk
Tuesday, October 9, 2012 - 8:18 pm

Mrs. Rebecca L. Montroy, 56, of 1891 County Route 38, Norfolk, passed away Monday afternoon, October 8, 2012, at Massena Memorial Hospital, where she was admitted earlier in the day.

Rebecca was born September 17, 1956 in Potsdam, the daughter of Leonard and Sarah Hightower Montroy. She attended local schools and earned her Bachelors of Literature Degree from Concordia University in Montreal. She later achieved her Masters’ Degree in Education from Potsdam State University.

Rebecca was an English teacher at Massena Central School. She truly enjoyed reading, doing crossword puzzles, her cats, and above all she truly loved her dear grandchildren.

She is survived by her lifetime companion, Dallas Robinson; two daughters, Gabrielle Barbeau (Doug) and Jennifer Barbeau (Marc), all of Quebec; and her four grandchildren, Antoine, Liam, Nathaniel, and Jakob. She is also survived by her parents, siblings, and other family members.

Friends may call Wednesday and Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the Donaldson Funeral Home, Massena, where a celebration of her life will be held Friday 2:00 p.m.

Memorial contributions in her memory may be made to the Massena Humane Society or the Salvation Army.

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