Calling hours for Harold (“Junior”) Wert, age 59, of 326
Deviller Street, Ogdensburg, will be held on Wednesday, November 18, 2009 from
2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Frary Funeral Home. Burial will be in Notre Dame Cemetery. Mr. Wert passed away on Sunday, November 15,
2009, at Claxton Hepburn Medical Center.
Mr. Wert is survived by his wife, Linda; one son, Joseph,
and his companion, Sarah Fregoe, of Ogdensburg; one daughter, Nicole Bouchey and
her husband, Joseph, of Ogdensburg; one sister, Suzanne O’Marah and her husband Jerry, of Ogdensburg; one brother, Donald Wert, and his companion, Carol
LaRock; two grandchildren, Shianne and Connor Bouchey; and several nieces and
Mr. Wert was born in Ogdensburg on February 9, 1950, the son
of Harold and Gladys Richardson Wert. He
graduated from Ogdensburg Free Academy. He married Linda Sovie on July 14, 1984 at their home with the Honorable
George Silver officiating. He worked at
United Helpers Nursing Home in maintenance for 42 years.
Mr. Wert enjoyed bowling, watching the New York Yankees and
looking after his two grandchildren that affectionately called him “Slowpoke”.
Donations may be in his memory to the United Helpers