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Doris MacDonough

Obituary of Doris G. MacDonough

Doris G. MacDonough Westport - Doris G. MacDonough, 86, of Main Street, Westport, died Wednesday, October 14, 2009 with her loving family by her side. She was born in Westport, February 23, 1923 the daughter of Henry and Catherine (Lasher) Giroux. On July 28, 1945 she married William F. MacDonough of Port Henry. He died January 23, 1988. Doris graduated from Westport Central School and Plattsburgh State University. She taught at Schoharie, Essex and Westport Central Schools retiring in 1983. She was a communicant of St. Philip Neri Church, a former member of the Elizabethtown Community Hospital Auxiliary, a member of RSVP through which she did volunteer work at Elizabethtown Community Hospital for many years and was a member of the New York Retired Teachers Association. Survivors include two sons, Wallace and Barbara MacDonough of East Hartford, CT and William and Lynn MacDonough of Underhill Center, VT; a daughter Doreen and Bernard Trumbull of AuSable Forks, NY; 12 grandchildren, Dawn and Stanley Wreford of Telford, PA, Sean MacDonough of Windsor Locks, CT, William MacDonough of Essex Jct., VT, Lori MacDonough of Jericho, VT, Rebecca and Keith Haessig of Milton, VT, Ryan and Amy MacDonough of Middletown, CT, Meghan MacDonough of Underhill Center, VT, Lance and Lisa Decker of South Glens Falls, NY, Catherine and Scott Sample of Mooers, NY, Ryan Trumbull of AuSable Forks, NY, Jason MacDonough of Johnson, VT, and Donna MacDonough of Jeffersonville, VT; 12 great-grandchildren, Tony Pucino, Aaron and Cody Decker, Samantha Wilk, Alexis, Avery, and Aiden Sample, Cyrus MacDonough, Tristan Legrand, Ty and Keira Haessig, Olivia MacDonough and one on the way. She was predeceased by her parents; her husband; an infant daughter, Kathy Anne in 1950, and a son David Paul in 1983. Calling hours will be held Thursday, October 15, 2009 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9pm at Doris's home, 6568 Main Street, Westport. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Friday, October 16, 2009 at 11am at St. Philip Neri Church in Westport with Rev. Peter R. Riani, parish pastor, celebrating. Burial will follow in the parish cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to St. Philip Neri Church, Westport Emergency Squad, or Elizabethtown Community Hospital. Arrangements are in the care of the Hamilton Funeral Home, 294 Mannix Road, Peru. 643-9055
A Memorial Tree was planted for Doris
We are deeply sorry for your loss ~ the staff at Hamilton Funeral Home