David A. LaTray

David A LaTray passed away Tuesday, Sept. 26 2017, from a lengthy Illness at Newton Medical Center in New Jersey with his son Ronald by his side. David was raised on a dairy farm in Bombay. He enlisted in the U.S. Army in the 1970s til he returned in 1977 spending 29 years in Alcoa Massena until he retired.

David loved being outside . With gardening most noted, he grew gigantic pumpkins. With fishing, he caught many perch on several fishing trips and enjoyed camping at Lake Meacham campground. He liked practical jokes as well. He was noted for being a hard worker by many who knew him.

He also loved his country and the freedoms that it has.

He is survived by four children: Ronald LaTray, Sarah L Lashomb and Scott LaTray of Massena and Jason LaTray of Norfolk; a granddaughter Cecilie; his sister Donna Heading of Virginia; brother Randy LaTray of Florida; along with several nephews and a niece.

David was predeceased by his parents Neva and Adrian LaTray of Bombay; a sister Judith Fountain of Moira; and a brother Gerald LaTreille, formerly of Bombay.

There will be no calling hours but there will be a ceremony at a future date at the request of immediate family.

The M. B. Clark Inc., Funeral Home in Lake Placid is in charge of arrangements.

Relatives and friends are invited to share a memory or leave condolences at www.mbclarkfuneralhome.com.