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 Marjorie J. <I>Mahon</I> Cough

Marjorie J. Mahon Cough

Lyons Falls, Lewis County, New York, USA
Death 27 Dec 1988 (aged 62)
Port Leyden, Lewis County, New York, USA
Burial West Turin, Lewis County, New York, USA
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Marjorie J. Cough, 62, Kelpytown Road, co-operator of Cough's Trailer Park here, died early this morning at Lewis County General Hospital, Lowville, where she had been a patient since Dec. 17. Mrs. Cough had been in ill health for six years.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at the Trainor Funeral Home, Boonville, with Rev. Robert Cotter, pastor of St. Mary's Church, Copenhagen, and Rev. Thomas Robillard, pastor of St. Martin's Church, Port Leyden, and St. John's Church, Lyons Falls, officiating. Burial will be in St. Patrick's Cemetery, Constableville.

Calling hours will be 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home, where the Rosary will be recited at 3 p.m. Wednesday. Contributions may be made to the Constableville Fire Department Ladies' Auxiliary.

Surviving are her husband, Fredrick A.; three sons, James, Pulaski, Fredrick J. and John, both of Port Leyden; six daughters, Mrs. Michael (Suzanne) O'Donell, Henderson, Mrs. Thomas (Helena) Flint, Carthage, Catherine Cough, Barbara Cough and Mrs. John (Ellen) Sullivan, all of Port Leyden, and Annette Cough, Watertown; her mother, Mrs. Florence Mahon, Woodville; 26 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren, and two sisters, Mrs. Emerson (Lenora) Cough, Woodville, and Mrs. Milton (Audrey) Sullivan, Adams Center.

Seven grandchildren died previously.(Timothy and Paul)

Born at Lyons Falls on Oct. 30, 1926, a daughter of Claude and Florence Hilts Mahon, she was raised in Dexter and attended school there.

She married Fredrick A. Cough Jan. 18, 1943, in Dexter, with Justice Frank D. Walrath officiating.

The couple operated a farm at Sulphur Springs after their marriage. They later operated farms in Pierrepont Manor and near Constableville. In 1967, they built the Highmarket Inn, in the hamlet of Highmarket, and operated the business until its sale in 1974. At that time, they opened Cough's Trailer Park.

Mrs. Cough was a communicant of St. Mary's Church, Constableville, and a member of the Constableville Fire Co. Ladies' Auxiliary. Published on December 27, 1988, Page 14, Watertown Daily Times

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Marjorie J. Mahon Cough (30 Oct 1926–27 Dec 1988), Find A Grave Memorial no. 101525858, citing Saint Patrick's Cemetery, West Turin, Lewis County, New York, USA ; Maintained by DBT (contributor 46622280) .