Lori A. Paige, 62, Watertown

WATERTOWN, NY  – The funeral service for Lori A. Paige will be 6:00 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2022, at the Reed & Benoit Funeral Home, Watertown. Calling hours will be precede the service beginning at 3:00 p.m. A spring burial in Black River Cemetery will be scheduled at a later date.

Lori passed peacefully on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2022, at the home of her brother and sister in law, Mark and Denise Long, under the care of her niece/God daughter, Amber M.Long, and niece, Jaimie M. Hughes, as well as, Hospice of Jefferson County.

Born Feb. 18, 1960, in Watertown, NY, she was a daughter to the late Earl W. Sr and Joyce M. Long. Lori worked in various fields of business but found her passion to be that of real estate. She worked for several real estate agencies prior to obtaining her license in real estate brokerage and owning her own business, Salmon River Realty, in Sandy Creek New York.

Lori is survived by her daughter, Kimberly M. Smith, granddaughter, Kara J. Bergman, a grandson, Talon J. Galloway and three great grandchildren, as well as a brother, Earl W. (Cindy) Long Jr., Florida; a sister, Jo Anne Snyder, Watertown; a brother, Mark A. (Denise) Long (Watertown); a brother, Brian S. Long (Mark Landas), Virginia; several nieces, nephews, and great-nieces and great-nephews.

Lori was predeceased by her late husband, Fred A. Paige, a brother, Wayne N. Long, and a sister, Linda L. Anderson.

In lieu of flowers, donations should be made to Hospice of Jefferson County and The American Cancer Society.

Arrangements are with Reed & Benoit Funeral Home.

Condolences may be made online at www.reedbenoit.com.