Leland Lee J. LaDue

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Leland "Lee" J. LaDue

October 05, 1934 - January 12, 2019

Leland Lee J. LaDue Leland "Lee" J. LaDue, 84, of North Farm Road, Chazy, N.Y., passed away on Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019, at UVHN:CVPH Medical Center in Plattsburgh. He was born in West Chazy, N.Y., on Oct. 5, 1934, the son of James and Dorothy (Parrotte) LaDue Sr.
He graduated from Chazy Central Rural School in 1954. Lee married his high school sweetheart, Marjorie Latremore on June 30, 1955. Together they were blessed with three sons, Bruce, Brian and Brent.
In his younger years, Lee was employed at Giroux's Poultry, Chazy Orchards, Fitzpatrick Construction Company, Chazy Hardware and Diamond National Paper Company. Lee was a skilled tradesman in all aspects. He was a member of Sacred Heart Church in Chazy, the Chazy Fire Dept. and was a Fire Commissioner for many years.
In 1970, Lee and his brother Orville purchased Chazy Hardware expanding it with services to include repairs and construction. In 1983 Lee's three sons joined the family business in Chazy and later opened a second location in Rouses Point, N.Y.
He retired in 1997 and spent many years traveling and enjoying time with his wife and family.
Lee was a dedicated son, husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend. His grandchildren affectionately knew him as "Pepe."
He is survived by his wife of 63 years Marge; sons, Bruce and his wife Gloria, Brent and his wife Kim; daughter-in-law, Yvonne and companion Paul Seguin; grandchildren, Erin (John), Kerry, Dana, Ryan, Jennifer, Jordan (Nykole) and Abby (Joey); great-grandchildren, Kylie, Sadie, Alexis, Grayson, Caleb, Wyatt and Landon; brothers, Jessie (Gisle), Orville (Gretchen), and Terry.
Lee was predeceased by his parents, beloved son Brian, and infant grandson Lucas.
At Lee's request there will be no calling hours. All who knew Lee are invited to visit with his family on Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019, from 9 to 11 a.m. at Sacred Heart Church in Chazy. A Mass of Christian burial will follow at 11 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Chazy Fire Dept. or the Chazy Public Library.
Arrangements have been made through Brown Funeral Home in Plattsburgh, N.Y., 518 561-3980.
Online condolences may be offered at www.brownfuneralhomeinc.com
Published on January 14, 2019
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11 posts

Peggy Manor Wolcott
Jan 30, 2019
I'm so sorry to hear of Leland's passing. I have good memories of the LaDue family visiting us in Dannemora in the 50's and 60's. Aunt Frank (my grandmothers sister) usually accompanied them. Good memories.
Robert Dumas
Jan 20, 2019
You will be missed Leeland! You were a pillar of the Chazy community. May God bless you with a speedy admission through the Golden Gates of Heaven!!
Liz Basso
Jan 18, 2019
To the LaDue Family,
We are very sorry for your loss and are sending you love and prayers. xx
Anne and Joe Devereaux
Jan 17, 2019
We are so sad to hear of Lee’s passing. He was always so friendly and outgoing with us. We will remember his friendly smile at our Busy B’s outings. Our prayers go out to you for peace and comfort.
Anne and Joe Devereaux
Pam Neverett
Jan 16, 2019
Marge and family, my sympathies to you all. This is a great loss to your family and the community of Chazy. His legacy will continue through your extended family. Blessings.
Lorna Hazen
Jan 15, 2019
Marge and family. I was so sad to read about Leland. He was such a great neighbor over the years. He was liked and respected by all that knew him. My deepest sympathy.
Loren J. Baker
Jan 15, 2019
My deepest condolences! My Dad is welcoming him home with God !
Nancy Gonyo
Jan 15, 2019
He was a wonderful man. Very nice family he sure will be missed.
Patty LaDue
Jan 14, 2019
I will never forget your kind, warm accepting self.. You made my time in Chazy a happy accepting one. I will never forget your kindness... Bless you Lee...Love....
Karra Poupore
Jan 14, 2019
Yvonne and family. I am so sorry for your loss.
Murielle and Bob
Jan 14, 2019
Our hearts and thoughts are with the family. Uncle Lee may you rest in peace and begin a forever journey in heaven. With our love and prayers.