Ferna A. Facteau

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Ferna A. Facteau

May 01, 1926 - November 26, 2018

Ferna A. Facteau Ferna A. Facteau, aged 92 years of Cadyville, passed away Nov. 26, 2018 peacefully in her home.
Ferna was the youngest daughter of 8 children, born of Alfred and Julia Caron.
Ferna is survived by her three children, from her first marriage to Edmond Reid (deceased) of 30 years. Larry Reid, eldest son and caregiver and best friend for the past decade, Susan Merrifield, Andre Reid and his wife Janice. Ferna was the beloved Grandmother of 6 grandchildren, Scott Merrifield and his wife Tina Merrifield, Tracy Merrifield, Jennifer Reid, Kelly Reid, Cody Reid, and Sally Reid.
Ferna was also Great-Grandmother to Austin Bullock, Xavier Santiago, Bailey Lawfer, Callie Lawfer, Sophie Lawfer, Alexis Soto, Timothy Soto, Lana Soto and Charlotte Bergstrom. Ferna was Grandmother and Great-Grandmother to several children from her second marriage to Leonard Facteau (deceased) of 25 years.
Ferna was cherished member of her community and parishioner of St. Joseph's Church, where she was a choir member. Ferna loved to dance and sing. She often performed at the VFW Post 125 for her family, friends and community. Ferna was soft spoken and kind to everyone she knew. Her generosity and love for all people and living creatures resounded in every aspect of her very long life, whether she was dancing at "The Fiddlers," attending a community harvest dinner or nurturing her large family with home cooked meals. Ferna adamantly requested that no services be held, but that her life be celebrated in the shared stories and memories amongst her loved ones. In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent on her behalf to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, @ stjude.org
Arrangements have been entrusted to Heald Funeral Home, 48 Court Street, Plattsburgh.
To light a memorial candle or leave an online condolence please visit www.healdfuneralhomeinc.com
Published on November 29, 2018
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