Joseph C. Gagnon, age 81, of Hammond, NY, passed away on Tuesday, February 19, 2019, at Champlain Valley Plattsburgh Hospital. Per his request, there will be no funeral or calling hours. Arrangements are under the care and direction of Frary Funeral Home, Ogdensburg.
Joseph was born on September 22, 1937, in Ogdensburg, NY, the son of Clarence and Mary Kelley Gagnon. He attended local schools. Joseph served in the United States Army from 1959 until he was honorably discharged in 1961. He was married to Constance Hart on August 3, 1985, in Morristown, NY, with Justice of the Peace, James Phillips officiating. That marriage ended in divorce. Mr. Gagnon was a former maintenance man at the Turner Inn in Black Lake, NY.