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29 Broad Street
Plattsburgh, NY 12901
Phone: 518-561-3980
29 Broad Street
Plattsburgh, NY 12901
Phone: 518-561-3980

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Life Story for Ella L. Parent

Ella L.  Parent
Ella Parent, 93, of Peru NY and of Florida, passed away of natural causes was guided by three miraculous lights down the pathway to her heavenly home on June 17, 2018 with her three daughters and grandson by her side at CVPH UVM Medical Center, Plattsburgh NY.
Ella was married to Raymond A. Parent in 1944 for 53 years until his death in 1997. She then enjoyed the companionship of Charley Blanchard until his death in 2017.
Ella was the last of students who attended a one room schoolhouse which still stands at the corner of Rock Road and Lyons Road, Peru NY. She was a survivor of colon cancer in 1997 and always had a positive outlook. She enjoyed and loved her family and friends endlessly and was ready to attend or give some kind of helping hand to any ongoing function and was known to many as “The Mother of the Community”. She was employed in the local area worked for various retail stores , Kresge, Fishmans, Woolworths located on Margaret Street in Plattsburgh NY, Northern Orchards,and Ribbon Factory. Was a member of North Country Squares dance club (crowned queen), American Legion, DAV (president), and volunteered many hours of services at the Veterans Hospital in Florida. Loved putting together puzzles and giving them to others. She had a great likeness for jewelry and would dance the night away if given the chance.
Ella was the last of her 13 siblings. She was predeceased by her parents James Annis Sr. and mother Ethel DeFoe. Deceased at birth were siblings Lily, Clarence, Josephine, Alexandria Annis. Also predeceased by three sisters: Caroline Rock, Ethelbert Blanchard, Evangeline Macey and five brothers: Raymond, Clayton, LeRoy, James, Franklin Annis.
Survivors include three daughters and their spouses: Lena & Henry Dashnaw, Joyce & Thomas Wood, Kathy & Dean Pescia.
15 - Grandchildren: Kevin, Michael, Kimberly & Ada Dashnaw, Jay Barich; Elvis, Pauline Osher, Angie Cook, Shane DeLarm, Lance, Tiffani Wood, April Mavor, Travis Pescia, Casey & Travis Harvey.
23 - Great Grandchildren: Cody, Devin, David, MacKenzie, Kaylee, Adam, Charina, Luis, Dylan, Mary, Brandon, Heather, Mariah, Nataly, Nola, Tess, Jaylen, Gavin, Kolton, Brayden, Jayden, Caleb, Carter, and Hannah.
04 - Great Great Grandchildren: Shyloh, Jack, Sadie-Mae, Ryder.
Several in-laws, nieces and nephews.
A mass will be held at St. Augustine’s Church, Peru NY on Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 1 p.m.

Arrangements are entrusted to Brown Funeral Home, 29 Broad St., Plattsburgh, N.Y. 12901

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