TUPPER LAKE - Gladys "DeeDee" LaVoy, 69, of Umatilla, Fla., formerly of Piercefield, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2012, at The Villages Regional Hospital.
Born July 16, 1942, in Piercefield, she was the daughter of Corbin and Ruby (Tarbox) LaVoy.
DeeDee held several jobs through her life, and most importantly, she was a stay-at-home mom. She also worked for Sunmount DDSO and later operated heavy equipment for various construction companies.
She is survived by two daughters: Linda LaBrake of Richford and Roberta Phillips and her husband Fred of Lake View; three sons: Robert LaBrake of Star Lake, Jean Gagnon Jr. and his wife Sheila (St. Pierre) of Madrid and Paul Gagnon and his wife Kim of Austin, Texas; five brothers: Barry LaVoy and his wife Janet of Montezuma, William Gilson of Piercefield, Corbin LaVoy and his wife Micki of Saratoga Springs, Dale LaVoy of Balston Spa and Lee LaVoy of Balston Spa; two sisters: Patti Stott and her husband David of Syracuse and Sharon Wason of North Carolina; 17 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was predeceased by her parents and three husbands: Robert LaBrake Sr., Jean F. Gagnon Sr. and Leon LaFlamme.
Calling hours will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 20, at the Stuart-Fortune-Keough Funeral home in Tupper Lake.
Online condolences may be made at www.stuartfortunekeoughfuneralhome.com.