Rolande D. Lannis, 82, of County Route 41, passed away Monday night (December 3, 2012) at Massena Memorial Hospital surrounded by her loving family.
She was born on May 31, 1930 in Oak Park, IL, the daughter of Roland and Bessie (Dupey) Dewey. Rolande was a Registered Nurse employed at the St. Regis Nursing Home, and retired in May 2000. She married Robert C. Lannis on December 29, 1951 in Bellville. She and her husband enjoyed traveling after retirement.
Rolande is survived by her loving husband Robert; her two sons, Guy and Mary Lannis of Massena and Matt Lannis of Maui, HI; her daughter, Robin and Steve LaCourse of Massena; four grandchildren, Ryan Lannis of Massena, Myah Lannis of Kingston, Marcy Lannis of Lowville, and Andrea LaCourse of Portland, OR; and two great grandchildren, Molly and Noah Lannis both of Massena.
Rolande was the last of five siblings.
Funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made out to the Trinity Catholic Endowment Fund. Arrangements are under the care and direction of the Phillips Memorial Home, Massena.
Online condolences may be made to www.phillipsmemorial.com.