Walter E. Defoy


(November 30, 1885---January 4, 1920)


Rochester----Walter E. DeFoy died Sunday January 4th at his home, No. 1702 St. Paul Street, Rochester. Mr. DeFoy died after a prolonged period of sickness with tuberculosis.

Mr. DeFoy is survived by his wife, Mrs. Jessie Warren DeFoy; one daughter Frances; three sons, Lawrence, Walter and Donald DeFoy all living at home, and his father, Alexander DeFoy.

Mr. DeFoy was a civil engineer employed by the City of Rochester.

Mr. DeFoy was born November 30, 1885 in Norfolk, N.Y., the son of Alexander and Bridget Reagan DeFoy. He was married to Jessie Warren in 1910.

The funeral will take place Wednesday morning at 8:30 a.m. from the house and 9:00 a.m. at St. Bridget's Church. Interment in the family lot at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.

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