Graveside services for Nancy A. Montroy, age 79, of Massena and formerly of Ogdensburg, NY, will be held on Friday, June 21, 2019, at 11:00AM at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Ogdensburg with Rev. F. James Shurtleff officiating. Arrangements are under the care and direction of Frary Funeral Home, Ogdensburg. Mrs. Montroy passed away on Friday, June 7, 2019, at Highland Nursing Home in Massena, NY, surrounded by her loving family.
Nancy is survived by two daughters, Kellie Sovie, and her husband, Andrew, of Ogdensburg, NY and Norma Jo Phillips and her husband, John, of Marathon, NY; two sons, Teddy and his wife, Lori, of Bombay, NY and David A. Montroy of North Lawrence, NY; one brother, Richard N. LeClair of Hyannis, MA; eight grandchildren, six great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins. She is predeceased by two Brothers; Benjamin LeClair and Allan J. LeClair; a sister, Patricia King and a sister-in-law, Bea LeClair.
Nancy was born on August 29, 1939, in Ogdensburg, NY, the daughter of Norman G. and Ruth M. Dow LeClair. She graduated from Ogdensburg Free Academy and later graduated from Morrisville College, where she was taking courses in practical nursing. Nancy was a student nurse at Cortland Memorial Hospital. She then moved with her husband to Ogdensburg and was employed by Hepburn Hospital, later retiring as a LPN from United Helpers. Nancy married David G. “Sonny” Montroy on August 23, 1958 at Notre Dame Church with Rev. A.D. Charbonneau officiating. He predeceased her on February 7, 2014.
Nancy enjoyed knitting, crafting and reading. Nancy was known for her green thumb and loved to tend to her houseplants.
Donations may be made in Nancy’s memory to Highland Nursing Home, 182 Highland Road, Massena, NY 13662.