Alexander N. DeFoy


(May 12, 1859---September 15, 1934)


Massena---Alexander N. DeFoy, 75, who resided on a short street off of West Hatfield Street, died at the Hepburn hospital in Ogdensburg Saturday, where he had been a patient for about a week.

Mr. DeFoy was born in Canada, a son of Mr. and Mrs. Justin DeFoy, and when young he came to the United States. He lived in North Lawrence, Norfolk and other nearby communities. In early life he married Miss Bridget Regan, of Norwood, and she died a number of years ago. An only son, Walter DeFoy, died in Rochester 15 years ago.

Surviving are four grandchildren living in Rochester and a number of nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held Tuesday morning at 10:00 o'clock at Sacred Heart church and burial was made in Calvary cemetery.

(This obituary provided by Robert E. Regan, Potsdam).