1931 – 2013
Niverville, NY – Rose (Lee) Foisy, 81, formerly of Woodstock CT died Wednesday, January 30, 2013 in Columbia Memorial Hospital in Hudson, NY. She was the loving wife of Donald A. Foisy for 61 years. Born in Marlborough, MA, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Rose (Kaminski) Lee.
Mrs. Foisy was a homemaker who enjoyed playing the piano. She also enjoyed drawing, building puzzles, crossword puzzles, and scratch tickets.
In addition to her husband, Rose is survived by her children, Cheryl Ann Shaw of The Villages, FL, Emily Rose White of East Nassau, NY, David Lee Foisy of Putnam, and Gail Louise Hodgkins of Pittsfield, MA; her brother, Paul Lee and his wife Diane of Clinton, MA; eleven grandchildren and seventeen great grandchildren. She was predeceased by her son, the late Douglas Charles Foisy and her daughter, the late Denise Marie Garry.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Rose’s family from 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 pm, Monday, February 4, 2013 in the Gilman Funeral Home, 104 Church St, Putnam, CT. A gathering will begin at 10:00 am on Tuesday, February 5, 2013 in the funeral home, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 am in St. Mary Church of the Visitation, 218 Providence St, Putnam, CT. Burial will follow in Elmvale Cemetery, Woodstock, CT. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Douglas Foisy Scholarship Fund, c/o Woodstock Academy, 57 Academy Rd., Woodstock, CT 06281. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.