October 23, 2016
Arlene E. Lettiere, 85, Holiday, FL and formerly of Watertown passed away October 23, 2016 in FL.
The funeral mass will be celebrated on Saturday, November 12, 2016 at noon at Holy Family Church with Rev. Steven Murray, pastor, presiding. Burial at the convenience of the family will be in Glenwood Cemetery. Arrangements are entrusted with Cummings Funeral Service, Inc., Watertown.
Arlene was born in Watertown, NY on January 9. 1931, daughter of Ruth Jerome and stepdaughter of Fred Newman. She graduated from Immaculate Heart Academy.
On May 15, 1951 she married John A. Lettiere at St. Andrew's Church, Sackets Harbor with Rev. John M. Kennedy officiating.
Mrs. Lettiere had worked as a Mortgage Officer for Jefferson Community Savings Bank. She enjoyed bowling, knitting, crocheting, cooking, and reading. While in Florida, she enjoyed trips to Walt Disney World and Sea World as well as traveling to New York to spend time with her family. Her three granddogs also brought her much enjoyment.
Along with her husband, John, Arlene is survived by her three children, John J. Lettiere and wife, Jamie L., Holiday, FL, Cathy A. Fayette and husband, Gary R., Harrisville, and Deborah A. Davis and husband, Steven R., Richfield Springs; and nine grandchildren and eight great grandchildren. Her brother, Robert Eager, and her grandson, Jason M. Loonan, died before her.
In memory of Arlene, the family wished donations in her name to the American Diabetes Assoc., 6390 Fly Rd., 2nd Floor, E. Syracuse, NY 13057 or to your local chapter. Online condolences to her family may be made at www.cummingsfuneral.com.