Clara Joyce Dobson


Clara J. Dobson, 87, of Tom Miller Road, passed away July 24, 2019, surrounded by her loving family.
She was born in Burlington, Vt., on March 22, 1932, daughter of Charles and Eva (Bourgeau) Mott.
Clara married Robert Dobson in 1958 at the NCO Club in Plattsburgh. She spent her years caring for her family and was very involved with different family school organizations while her children were in school.
During her later years, one of Clara's greatest passions was to help raise every grandchild, and loved to cook for everyone.
She was one of the most selfless people and always wanted to help others. Clara was a strong, caring, loving and genuine woman.
Rest in Peace mom, you will always be in our hearts.
Survivors include her special companion, Charlie; two sons, Robert Dobson and Michael Dobson; daughters, Eva LaLone and Leisa (David) Boise, all of Plattsburgh; sister, Judy (John) Letourneau of Champlain; grandchildren, Brandon LaLone, Nicole LaLone, Robbie Dobson, Kayla Boise, Joshua Boise and Michael Dobson; 4 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her parents; her husband; brothers, Lidney, Freddy, Rodney and Sonny; sisters, Evelyn and June; and great-grandson, Jansen LaLone.
A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, July 31st at 11 a.m. in Our Lady of Victory Church. Burial will follow in St. Peter's Cemetery.
Donations in her memory may be made to the Alzheimer's and Dementia Association.
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Arrangements have been entrusted to the R.W. Walker Funeral Home, 69 Court Street, Plattsburgh.
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Roger Bibeau
Jul 31, 2019
Mrs. Dobson, such a k8nd heated women. Lots of great memories - you will be missed. My sincere condolences to Bobby, Mike, Leisa, & Eva
Henry Barcomb
Jul 31, 2019
Bobby, Mike, Eva and sympathy and condolences go out to all of you. Rest in Peace Clara.
Susan "Birdwoman" Sperling
Jul 27, 2019
RIP Clara. You are with Jesus now and dancing with the angels. To Bobby, Mike, Eva and Leisa and the rest of the family, I am not sure of what to say in a time of such great personal loss, but you have my condolences. God bless you all.
David Boise
Jul 27, 2019
She was a special lady . She helped raise Kayla and Josh and for that I will be eternally grateful. What I loved about her was we had a special bond and always made me smile and always told it like it was. RIP Clara