|Birth: ||May 10, 1914|
|Death: ||Mar. 12, 1995|
Watertown Daily Times (NY) - Tuesday, March 14, 1995
A prayer service for Frederick W. "Waddy" McCabe , 80, formerly of Ogdensburg, will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Fox Funeral Home followed by a funeral Mass at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary's Cathedral with the Rev. Kris C. Lauzon officiating. Burial with full military honors by members of the 10th Mountain Division, Fort Drum, will be in Foxwood Memorial Park.
Mr. McCabe died at 9:45 p.m. Sunday at Community Nursing Home, Potsdam, where he had been a resident since Nov. 14. He had been in failing health for several years.
Surviving are a son, two grandchildren; his twin brother, and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
A daughter, Sharon, died in infancy. A sister, Frances, and two brothers, Neary and John, also died before him.
Born May 10, 1914, in Ogdensburg, a son of Edgar W. and Alma Beaudry McCabe , he graduated from St. Mary's Academy in 1932 and married Joan Brennon on Dec. 30, 1939, at St. Mary's Cathedral with Monsignor Louis Berube officiating.
He served in the Army medical corps during World War II and was employed for 40 years at the St. Lawrence Psychiatric Center, retiring in 1972 as a staff attendant at Farm Cottage, department of alcohol rehabilitation.
The couple moved from 632 Ford St. to Mayfield Apartments, Potsdam, in 1988, to be near their son. Mrs. McCabe died April 21, 1991.
Mr. McCabe returned to Ogdensburg for a time before entering the nursing home.
He was a member of St. Mary's Cathedral parish, the Knights of Columbus Monsignor Charbonneau Council and BPOE Elks Lodge 772.
Joan Brennan McCabe (1914 - 1991)*
Sharon Theresa McCabe (1942 - 1942)*
Foxwood Memorial Park
St. Lawrence County
New York, USA
Created by: Anne Cady
Record added: Jun 01, 2009
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