Reginald D. Dermody


Reginald D. "Reggie" Dermody, 83, of Morisonville, passed away Wednesday, July 17, 2019, at the Essex Center. He was born in Plattsburgh, N.Y., on Nov. 4, 1935, the son of Edward and Christiana (Trombly) Dermody.
He was an avid country music lover; singing and playing his guitar. Reg served his country in the United States Air Force. He was a skilled builder; building their home, clocks, Adirondack chairs and many decorations. He retired as a Zone Sergeant from New York State Police after 25 years and was the Under Sherriff of Russell Trombley and John "Jack" Lawliss for 15 years. He was member of the Knights of Columbus, the American Legion #1619, and the Elk's Club. He served his community as Supervisor for the Town of Schuyler Falls.
He is predeceased by his parents, and his brother, Dellas.
He is survived by his loving wife of 65 years, Patricia; his children, Kim Lamotte, Terrianne Pavone and her husband Glenn, Regina McKinnon and her husband Michael, Andrea Moore and her husband Chris, Edward Dermody and his fiancee Jamie LaFountain; his grandchildren, Nicholas, Christiana, Aaron, Levi, Anna, Michael, Jeffrey, Kelly; his great-grandchildren, Blair, Chloe, Clemy, Haley, Tyler, Emily, Alivia, and Anna, and his beloved canine companion Addie.
Calling hours will be on Sunday, July 21, 2019, from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Brown Funeral Home, Plattsburgh. A Mass of Christian burial will be Monday, July 22, 2019, at 11 at St. Alexander's Church in Morrisonville.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Association.
Arrangements are entrusted to Brown Funeral Home, 29 Broad Street, Plattsburgh, NY 12901. Online condolences may be offered at
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Aug 13, 2019
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Bob Clark
Jul 21, 2019
RIP Sarg.
Debra (Dashnaw)Mulcahy
Jul 20, 2019
Condolences to Pat and the Dermody family. I graduated with Kim and am the daughter of Roger and Annis Dashnaw. Reggie was well liked and respected in Schuyler Falls and Morrisonville for his fairness, dedication and sense of humor. God bless all of you.
William C. Pearsall
Jul 20, 2019
One of the most honorable men I have ever met, It was an honor to be his friend.
Howard Carron
Jul 19, 2019
One of the best bosses that I have ever had. A great man, who will be surely be missed. RIP Reggie.
My utmost condolences to the Dermody family .
Ted Willis
Jul 19, 2019
May the family's grief be short , and loving memories everlasting! Reg was one of the good ones !!
Scott &Chris; Houser
Jul 19, 2019
Sorry for your loss, you will be in our thoughts and prayers to help you through this difficult time.
Jamie and Family we will miss your smile and that laugh,may you Rest In Peace we love you
Jul 18, 2019