A Mass of Christian Burial for Martha E. Mallette, age 92, of 413 Rensselaer Avenue Ogdensburg, will be held on Wednesday June 20, 2012 at Notre Dame Church at 3 P.M. with Rev. F. James Shurtleff celebrating. Burial will be in Union Cemetery in Dekalb. Calling hours will be held on Wednesday, June 20, from 12:30 P.M. until 2:30 P.M. at Frary Funeral Home. Mrs. Mallette passed away on June 17, 2012 at Claxton Hepburn Medical Center in Ogdensburg.
Arrangements are under the direction of Frary Funeral Home & Cremation Services.
Mrs. Mallette is survived by her Husband Arthur Mallette, three daughters; Jane Erwin and her husband Terry of Ogdensburg, Barbara Kirby of Bonita Springs FL and Ellen Mallette of Ogdensburg. She is survived by her grandchildren; Pam Keohane and her husband David of MD, Todd Kirby and his wife Tina of NC, Ellen Romano and her husband Michael of FL, Troy Thomas and his companion Dawn Hutchcroft of Ogdensburg and Amanda Kahrs of Waddington. Her Brother Francis Mahlon Lobdell and Ten great grandchildren also survive her. .
She was predeceased by her brother Richard Lobdell and her sister Barbara Barnett.
Mrs. Mallette was born on November 7, 1919 in Dekalb Junction, NY, the daughter of Richard and Anna (OHoro) Lobdell. She graduated from Canton Central School, the Hepburn School of Nursing and earned her Bachelors degree from Plattsburgh State University. She married Arthur Mallette on May 27, 1946 at Notre Dame Church officiated by Monsignor A.D. Charbonneau. She worked for many years as a school Nurse for the Ogdensburg City School District.
Mrs. Mallette was a member of the Claxton-Hepburn Auxiliary, the Knights of Columbus Ladies Auxiliary, the Ogdensburg Zonta Club, the Nimble Thimbles and the Borderline Quilt Guild.
Donations may be made in her memory to the Ogdensburg Zonta Club for scholarship purposes or the Notre Dame Heritage Fund.
Online condolences may be made at www.fraryfuneralhome.com