Charlyn M. “Charlie” Roy, 60, Glenfield

GLENFIELD, NY –  Charlyn M. “Charlie” Roy, 60, of Blue Street, Glenfield, died Saturday evening, April 11, 2020, at Rome Memorial Hospital.

Funeral services will be held at a later date.

Born May 6, 1959, in Orleans Parish, Louisiana, a daughter of the late Charles L. and Maria Des Nevas Silva Andress, she attended catholic school in Louisiana and graduated from high school in Santa Maria, CA.

She enlisted in the U.S. Navy in California, where she met her future husband Francis at Naval Facility Centerville in Ferndale, CA.

On Aug. 29, 1979, she married Francis J. Roy in Fortuna, CA, moving to Glenfield, in the early 1980s.

Charlie worked for Lewis County General Hospital as a CNA for several years.

She was a past Member of the Lowville American Legion Post #162.  She enjoyed camping, and fill-in puzzle books.

Most of all, she enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren.

She is survived by her husband of 40 years, Francis; A son Thomas A.A. Roy and his wife Jennifer of Glenfield; three grandchildren, Tiffany Marie, Dylan Francis, and Raelynn Mae; a great granddaughter, Izabella Rose; a sister, Eolanda Soileau of Oklahoma; her husband’s family, Raymond Roy Jr. (Vicky) of Glenfield, Gary (Dorothy) Roy of Boonville, Cindy Griswold of Glenfield and Jeffery Roy of Canastota; several nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her parents; her father-in-law and mother-in-law, Raymond “Tadpole” and Susan Roy; a brother-in-law, Robert Griswold; and a sister-in-law Yunmi Roy.

Donations in her memory may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758516, Topeka, Kansas 66675-8516 or a charity of one’s choice.

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