CANTON -- Barbara Bissonnette Fenton, age 71, and formerly of Massena, passed away Tuesday, August 6, 2019, at United Helpers Rehabilitation & Senior Care, surrounded by her loving family. Friends and family will be received on Friday (August 9, 2019) from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Phillips Memorial Home in Massena. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday (August 10, 2019) at 11:00 a.m. at the Church of the Sacred Heart, interment to follow in Calvary Cemetery, Massena.
Barb was born on June 15, 1948, the daughter of the late Rheal and Marie Antoinette (Lortie) Bissonnette. She was a graduate from Holy Family High School. Barb was employed at the Massena School of Business and Clarkson University as an Administrative Assistant, retiring after 25 years of service. She was a communicant of St. Patrick’s Church in Colton. She enjoyed reading, solving puzzles and spending time with her family. She was also very fond of the memories shared, watching her niece Stephanie dancing and now performing in New York City on Broadway.
She is survived by her children, Steven C. and wife Katie Fenton of East Windsor, NJ; Katje and husband Kyle C. Foster of Hannawa Falls, NY; a brother Bernard and Cathy Bissonnette of North Fort Myers, FL, Susan and Arthur Lauzon of Jacksonville, FL. She is also survived by grandchildren; Cameron, Nathan and Morgan Foster all of Hannawa Falls, NY and her nieces and nephews; Brian, Jamie, Brandon and Stephanie Bissonette, Raymond Lauzon, Desiree Miller, and Tiffany Cauthen.
Memorial contributions may be shared with Alzheimer’s Association; 441 W Kirkpatrick St, Syracuse, NY 13204 and Trinity Catholic Endowment Fund; 188 Main Street, Massena, NY 13662.
Online condolences and memories may be shared with the family by visiting www.PhillipsMemorial.com