Funeral services for Virginia C. Convoy, 91, of County Route 28, Ogdensburg will be held on Saturday, October 16, 2010 at 11 a.m. at Frary Funeral Home with Rev. Arthur Garno officiating.
Calling hours will be held from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the funeral home.
Mrs. Convoy passed away on Tuesday, October 12, 2010 at Canton-Potsdam Hospital with her loving family at her side.
Mrs. Convoy is survived by two sons, Edwin Jr. and his wife, Elizabeth, of Ocala, Fla., and Warren of Surprise, Ariz.; one daughter, Virginia Clouse and her husband, Roger, of Ogdensburg; nine grandchildren; and eighteen great grandchildren.
She was predeceased by her great grandson, Roger III, and her daughter-in-law, Barbara in 2010.
Mrs. Convoy was born on March 14, 1919 in Union City, NJ, the daughter of Frank and Violet (Praet) Depass. She graduated from Union Hills High School in Jersey City.
She married Edwin Convoy on January 13, 1931 in Jersey City. Mr. Convoy passed away Dec. 27, 1990.
Mrs. Convoy worked as a bookkeeper for Cast Optic in South Hackensack, N.J., for over 20 years.
Mr. and Mrs. Convoy moved to the Ogdensburg area over 20 years ago to be closer to their children.
Mrs. Convoy was an avid reader and loved crossword puzzles.
Donations may be made in her memory to Hospice and Palliative Care of St. Lawrence Valley, 6805 US Hwy 11, Potsdam NY 13676.