There will no funeral service or calling hours for Marie E. Truax, age 67, of Ogdensburg. Arrangements are with Frary Funeral Home. Mrs. Truax passed away Wednesday evening, February 6, 2008 at Claxton Hepburn Medical Center.
Mrs. Truax is survived by one son and his wife; Dr. Gregory and Cindy Leamy of Benson, North Carolina and three grandchildren; Elliot, Noah and Logan Leamy. She is predeceased by one sister, Mary Lou Cardinal.
Mrs. Truax was born on March 9, 1940 in Canton, NY; the daughter of Bernard and Ada (McGuire) Regan.She graduated from CantonHigh School, St. Lawrence University and received her master’s degree from Clarkson.Her first marriage to Paul Leamy ended in divorce; she then married Paul Truax which also ended in divorce. She first taught school at Heuvelton then taught chemistry, earth science and biology at OgdensburgFreeAcademy.Then becoming assistant principal and then principal at OgdensburgFreeAcademy.Upon her retirement from OgdensburgFreeAcademy she worked at Mater Dei College.
She belonged to the Zonta Club, was active with Ogdensburg Command Performance and the Mater Dei Foundation.