Dawn M. Latourelle

LAKE PLACID — Dawn M. Latourelle, 85, of Lake Placid, went to be with the Lord on January 17th. She was born in Keeseville on May 6, 1933, the daughter of Leonard and Nedra (Mussen) McNierney.

She is survived by five sons: Daniel and his wife Maryann (Daby), and their twin daughters, Kaitlyn of Dothan, Alabama, and Nicole Radcliffe (Dylan) of Dothan, Alabama, John Latourelle and his two children, Brianna and Brandon of Pensacola, Fla., Alan and his wife JoAnn (Naegele) and their daughter, Jaclyn of Saranac Lake, Paul and his wife Dianna (Blinn) and their two children, Matthew and Kristen, of Clermont, Fla.,Timothy McNierney and his son, Shane of Tampa, Fla; two daughters: Lisa Latourelle of Lake Placid and Kelly McNierney of Wellesley Island. She is also survived by two brothers, Nyles McNierney and his wife, Jane, Thomas McNierney and his wife, Brenda. Two Sisters, Diane Ezero and her husband, Everett, and Julie Preston and her husband, Frank. Mrs. Latourelle was predeceased by her husband, Authur Latourelle, her parents, and one brother, John “Doug” McNierney. She is also survived by several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

She worked as a secretary for Northwood School retiring in 1997. After her retirement she enjoyed traveling and spending winters in Florida as camp host at St Joseph Peninsula State Park with her husband. She was a member of the Pee Wee Hockey Association and the American Legion Post 326 Auxillary. She was an avid bowler and hiked 37 of the 46 High Peaks with her brothers and sisters. She was a wonderful mother and nonnie and will be dearly missed by her family and friends.

Calling hours will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 24 with a Bible Vigil Service at 6:45 p.m. at M. B. Clark, Inc. Funeral Home, 2310 Saranac Ave., Lake Placid. A Mass of Christian burial will be held 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 25 at Saint Agnes Catholic Church, Saranac Avenue, Lake Placid, with the Rev. Paul Kelly officiating. Burial will be in Saint John’s Cemetery, Keeseville in the spring.

In lieu of flowers, memorial Donations may be made to Saint Agnes Catholic Church, 169 Hillcrest Ave., Lake Placid, NY 12946 or a charity of your choice.

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