Patricia A. Chalk, 90, Fishers Landing

FISHERS LANDING, NY – Patricia Ann Moore Chalk, 90, passed away Saturday afternoon, April 13, 2019, at River Hospital, Alexandria Bay, surrounded by her loving family.

Pat was born Aug. 5, 1928, in Alexandria Bay, daughter of Sarah Lee Moore. She graduated from Alexandria Bay High School.

She married Duane J. Chalk on Nov. 22, 1951, at Chanute Air Force Base in Rantoul, Illinois.

She was the accountant and co-owner of H. Chalk & Son, Inc. Marina in Fishers Landing for many years with her husband Duane, until they sold the business in 2009.

She was a member of the Omar/Fishers Landing United Methodist Church, a founding member of Save the River, and instrumental in saving what is now River Hospital, in Alexandria Bay.

Besides her husband Duane, she is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Carolyn (Christopher) Delaney, two sons, Barry D. (Linda) Chalk and John (Barbara) Chalk, all of Fishers Landing, two sisters, Alice Millett and Ellen Cooper, both of Alexandria Bay, sister in law and her husband, Mrs. Lyle (Rita) Maldoon, Sodus, NY, three grandchildren, Harry C. Chalk, Kaitlin Christina Chalk and Sarah Patricia Delaney, a great grandson, Ace Deline, nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her sister, Virginia Simpson.

Calling hours will be 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, April 26, at the Costello Funeral Home. A memorial service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, April 27, at the Omar/Fishers Landing United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Mark Pierce, officiating. Burial will be private at Omar Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to the Omar/Fishers Landing  United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 461, Fishers Landing, NY 13641 or River Hospital, P.O. Box 567, Alexandria Bay, NY 13607.

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