Laura L. Ladison, 78, Canton
Sunday, March 6, 2011 - 4:03 pm

There will be a gathering of friends for Laura L. Ladison, 78, of Riverside Drive; Canton on Saturday, March 12, 2011 at 1:00 p.m. at the Pyrites Fire Hall. Laura passed away on Thursday, March 3, 2011 at the Canton-Potsdam Hospital after a short stay.

Surviving Laura are three sons; George Ladison of Madrid and Terry and Robert Ladison, both of Canton; five daughters, Doris Cota and husband Richard of Pyrites, Sharline Fregoe and husband Deveron of Perkinson, Miss, Lisa Mitchell and husband Greg of Conn, Dawn Young and husband Dennis of Madrid and Laurie Briere and husband Richard of Syracuse; a sister, Betty Lindsley of Madrid; 15 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

Laura is predeceased by her husband Elmer H. Ladison; a son, Lee Michael Ladison; a sister, Marilyn Cook and a brother, Robert Lindsley.

Born August 12, 1938 in Russell, she was the daughter of the late Willard and Doris (Flannigan) Lindsley. Laura worked as a nurse’s aide for United Helpers Nursing Home. She was a life member of the VFW Post 1231 Ladies Auxiliary.

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