GABRIELS - Jeanne M. St. John, 90, of Gabriels, died Monday, Sept. 10, 2012, at Adirondack Medical Center in Saranac Lake.
Born in Lamecque, New Brunswick, Canada, on March 30, 1922, she was the daughter of Joseph and Alma (Chaisson) Gauvin. She married Roy St. John in Newcomb in 1953.
Jeanne had been employed at Lavin Candy in Plattsburgh for many years. She was a member of the Catholic Daughters and Church of the Assumption in Gabriels.
She is survived by one stepson, Thomas St. John of Millinocket, Maine; one grandson, Andrew St. John of Los Angeles, Calif.; two great-granddaughters; and two great-great-granddaughters.
She was preceded in death by her father, mother, one granddaughter, Sabrina, and six brothers and sisters.
Funeral arrangements are in care of the Fortune-Keough Funeral Home in Saranac Lake. The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 2, at Church of the Assumption in Gabriels. A Mass of Christian burial will immediately follow at Church of the Assumption at 2 p.m. Burial will take place at St. Peter's Cemetery in Plattsburgh at a later date.
Friends wishing to remember Jeanne M. St. John may make memorial contributions to the Catholic Daughters Court St. Bernard 787 Scholarship Fund in care of the funeral home.