Graveside services for
Catherine F. Ramsey, age 81, of Ogdensburg will be held at the convenience of
the family. Arrangements are with Frary
Funeral Home. Mrs. Ramsey passed away at
the United Helpers Nursing Home on August 27, 2009.
Mrs. Ramsey is survived
by six daughters, Bernice Carville and her husband, Jude, Susan
Bouchey, Rose Ramsey, and Nancy Ramsey and her companion, Terry Smith, all of Og densburg,
Ruth Hardy, address unknown, and Kathy Mackin of Canton; six sons, David
Ramsey of Sprakers, NY, James, Douglas and his wife, Jean, Wayne and his wife,
Patti, and Percy Ramsey Jr., all of Ogdensburg, and Lawrence Ramsey and his
companion, Laura Pionka, of Oneonta; sixteen grandchildren; six great grandchildren; four
step grandchildren; and twelve step great grandchildren. She was predeceased
by one son, Stewart Ramsey, on July 29, 2008 and one brother, Franklin Garnett,
in June 1991.
Mrs. Ramsey was born on July 28, 1928 in Ogdensburg, the daughter of Oliver and
Aurelia Murray Garnett. She graduated from Ogdensburg Free Academy in
1946. She married Percy Ramsey on December 27, 1947 at St. John’s
Episcopal Church with Cannon George Palmer officiating. Mr. Ramsey passed
away in December 1985. Mrs. Ramsey was a homemaker.
Mrs. Ramsey enjoyed
spending time with her family and children and grandchildren.