Margaret D. Browne

October 12, 2012       

SACKETS HARBOR, N.Y.  —  Margaret D. Browne, 71, of Harbor Heights, died Friday morning, Oct. 12, at home where she had been under the loving care of her family and Hospice of Jefferson County. 

Funeral service will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16, at Piddock Funeral Home, Adams, with Rev. Patrick Ratigan, pastor of Saint Cecilia’s Church, Adams, officiating. Burial will follow in Lakeside Cemetery, Sackets Harbor. Calling hours are 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 15, at the funeral home.

Born Oct. 17, 1940, in Binghamton, daughter of mother Kathleen Brown and step father William Thomas, she attended school in Waterville and Greene, N.Y.

She married Frederick ‘Pete’ F. Browne Jr. on June 21, 1958, at Greene Baptist Church. The couple lived in Greene before moving to the town of Hounsfield in 1975. Mr. Browne died Sept. 12, 1999.

Besides her husband, she was predeceased by a son, Corey Browne, who died in July 1975.

She enjoyed playing Bingo, crossword puzzles and especially watching the game show The Wheel of Fortune.

Mrs. Browne is survived by three sons, Frederick F. Browne, Adams Center, Timothy J. (Sheri) Browne, Sackets Harbor, Dale F. (Bobbie) Browne, Sackets Harbor; three daughters, Pamela Mickler, Watertown, Tammy (Steve) Sherman, Sackets Harbor, Amanda (Michael) Johnson, Carthage; fourteen grandchildren, Carrie (Mitchel) Kenzior, Frederick Browne, Cody Browne, Scott (Tara) LaSage, Travis (Sara) LaSage, Brookelyn Browne, Dakota Browne, twins Kaitelyn and Jarrett Browne, Amelia Erdem, Annabelle Sherman and fiance Chad Shelmidine, Steve Sherman Jr., Jacob Johnson, Matthew Johnson; five great grandchildren, Angelia Kenzior, Haley Kenzior, Kiara LaSage, Hunter LaSage, Kaylee LaSage; a half brother, George Thomas, Greene, N.Y.; and cousins, Patty Brown and Kathy Elger.

Donations in her memory may be made to Hospice of Jefferson County, 1938 Gotham St., Watertown NY 13601.

Information provided by Piddock Funeral Home, Adams, and, Watertown.