Canton, NY- Funeral services for 88-year old Mrs. Margaret Rose Bourcier will be held Monday, August 19, 2014 at 3:00 PM at the Seymour Funeral Home in Potsdam with Msgr. Robert Aucoin officiating. Burial will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery in Potsdam. Friends may call at Seymour Funeral Home on Monday, August 19, 2014 from 1:00 PM until the time of the funeral service.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in her memory to the Potsdam Humane Society, 17 Madrid Ave., Potsdam, NY. Mrs. Bourcier died at United Helpers Maplewood Campus in Canton, NY on August 13, 2014.
Survivors include two daughters: Sharon Mello of Middletown, RI, and Bonita Bourcier of Fresno, CA; a son, Steven Bourcier, also of Middletown, RI, eight grandchildren, and 12 great-grandchildren. Margaret was predeceased by her husband Clarence “Zip” Bourcier, along with a son, Darryl Bourcier; a son-in-law Jack Mello, two brothers and three sisters.
Margaret was born in Potsdam, NY July 11, 1926, the daughter of Leon Cameron and Anna L. (Butterfield) Cameron. She was a former resident of Burnhams Corners in the Town of Potsdam.