Andrew L. "Andy" Tousignant, 84, 0f West Church Street, West Chazy, NY passed away on Thursday August 13, 2020 at the Essex Center in Elizabethtown. He was born November 28, 1935 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, the son of Wilfrid Joseph and Angelina (Lacharite) Tousignant.
Andy moved to Rouses Point when he was five years old. He graduated from Mount Assumption Institute in 1954. He served in the United States Army from 1954 to 1956, when he was honorably discharged. He married Vivian Weightman on December 27, 1958 at St. Joseph's Church in West Chazy.
Andy (and Vivian) owned and operated a self-employed refrigeration and air conditioning business for over 40 years, starting in 1963.
Andy was a private pilot for many years, with flying his plane being his second love after his wife and family. Andy was an avid bowler, continuing up through last bowling season. He was a communicant of St. Joseph's Church - West Chazy and a lifetime member of KofC #255 in Plattsburgh. He was a proud member of AOPA, and several business associations.
Andy was predeceased by his parents, mother/father in-law, sister (Jeanine), sister-in-law (Marilyn), brother-in-law(s) (Dale and Lionel), nephew (Michael), and various relatives in Canada.
Andy is survived by his wife of nearly 62 years (Vivian); children - Stephen (Krista), Alan (Lynn), Brian (Lisa), Susan (Aric); six grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren; brother(s), John (Betty), Raymond (Vicky); sister-in-law(s), Beverly and Donna; several nephews/nieces.
Calling hours will be held Thursday August 20th at 9:30am at St. Joseph's Church in West Chazy.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00am, immediately following the calling hours.
Donations in Andrew's memory may be made to St. Joseph's Church in West Chazy.
Arrangements are entrusted to Brown Funeral Home, 29 Broad Street, Plattsburgh, NY 12901. Online Condolence may be offered at www.brownfuneralhomeinc.com.