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LaRue & Pitcher Funeral Home
Thursday January 20th, 2022
5:00pm - 7:00pm

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Winifred G. England

OGDENSBURG-Graveside services for Winifred G. England, 99, of Ogdensburg will be held in the spring at Notre Dame Cemetery. A visitation will be held on Thursday, January 20th from 5-7 p.m. at the LaRue & Pitcher Funeral Home. Mrs. England died on Saturday, January 15, 2022, at St. Joseph’s Nursing Home in Ogdensburg.

Arrangements are under the direction of LaRue & Pitcher Funeral Home.

Winifred G. England was born on March 23, 1922, in Ogdensburg, NY, the daughter of Alfred and Jenny (Lesperance) Sargent. On September 23, 1940, she married Alfred A. England at Notre Dame Church. They owned and operated Cash Oil Sales in Ogdensburg from 1951-1985. Alfred died on January 4th, 1997. First and foremost Winifred was a wife, mother, daughter, and sister who took care of her family. She raised her children with all the love and care a child would ever need. She looked after her parents in their senior years. As business owners, she and her husband were always on the go, but she always had time for her family. She was a great cook and everyone enjoyed her cooking. She enjoyed music, dancing, and taking walks. She loved holding her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, anytime a new baby arrived, it was always an exciting time for her.

She is survived by her children; Robert (Muriel) England of Ogdensburg, Susan Rupert (Mike) Sharland of Ogdensburg, Valerie (Robert) Brown of Kansas City, Missouri, and Nancy (Mark) Gordon of Troy, Missouri. She is survived by 17 grandchildren, 48 grandchildren, and several great-grandchildren and nieces, nephews, and cousins. She is also survived by her brother Richard (Janice) Sargent of Ogdensburg.

She was predeceased by her husband Alfred A. England and her siblings; Allen, Leonard, and Kenneth Sargent, Norma Abar, Shirley Beldock, and Sister Marian Goretti.

Donations in Winifred’s memory may be made to the Notre Dame Heritage Fund, 125 Ford Ave. Ogdensburg, NY 13669

Online condolences may be made at www.LaRuePitcher.com.

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Remembering a sweet lady who said she would dance her way to heaven!

Rita Rolfe Jan 21 2022 9:45 AM

We are so sorry for your loss. Winnie was a beautiful kind & caring lady.

Vicki Hockenbery Jan 20 2022 12:43 PM

I am so very sorry for the loss of your mother. Praying for you and your families that you will be comforted and find peace during this sad time. May God's love bring you that peace.

Mary Putney Jan 19 2022 7:21 PM

May to always touch and hold the faces of the ones you love.

Allan Rupert Jan 19 2022 1:36 PM

A photo was added for Winifred G. England

Sierra moran Jan 19 2022 11:51 AM

2 photos were added for Winifred G. England

Sierra Jan 19 2022 11:50 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Winifred England

Dorene Shattuck Jan 19 2022 10:43 AM

Aunt Winnie was, without question, an angel on Earth. One of the kindest, sweetest people anyone could ever meet. She always made you feel like you were the center of the universe. God bless her and my she be reunited with so many members of her family.

Scott and Lisa Sargent and Family

Scott Sargent Jan 19 2022 7:09 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Winifred England

Jacquelyn Powers Jan 19 2022 5:56 AM

Sue, & family, Sorry to hear of your mother's passing. Love, Stephanie & Austin

Stephanie Frisina Jan 19 2022 2:54 AM

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