will be a celebration of her life on Saturday (May 30, 2009) at 10 a.m. at
Grace Covenant Church with a reception to follow at Knights of Columbus. There
will be no calling hours. Burial will be
in Notre Dame Cemetery. Arrangements are
with Frary Funeral Home. Mrs. Powell went to be with the Lord on
Tuesday (May 26, 2009) at Claxton Hepburn Medical Center.
Powell is survived by four sisters; Judy and Ed Wicks, Cindy and Willie Moore,
Diane and Wally Boyer, and Debbie Mashaw; three brothers, Terry and Linda
Mashaw, Ron and Nancy Mashaw, Randy and Teri Mashaw; aunt and uncle Lil and Bob
Kompf; and aunt Mary Sovie. She was adored deeply by several nieces and
nephews, to whom she will always remain “The Favorite Aunt”. She was
predeceased by her parents, Emery Mashaw and Josephine (Mashaw) Galvin;
step-father, James Galvin; her brother, Edward Mashaw; and devoted husband,
Roosevelt “Rookie” Powell.
born on November 16, 1960, in Ogdensburg the daughter of Emery and Josephine
Galvin Mashaw. She graduated from Ogdensburg Free Academy in 1978. She was a
hairdresser for over 30 years.
enjoyed people, camping, her family and friends. She spent her life devoted to
her several nieces and nephews and the Lord. She had a heart for helping anyone
she met in any way possible.