Sally Anne Rayome, 75, Massena
Wednesday, December 28, 2011 - 5:12 pm

Sally Anne Rayome, 75, Massena, passed away Monday, December 26, 2011, at her winter residence in Lake Wales, Florida.

She was born July 27, 1936 in Watertown, to the late Vincent Thomas and Adelaide Mary Anderson Froysell. She was a homemaker and was a member of the St. Mary and St. Joseph Catholic Church in Massena. Sally was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother. She was known for her laughter, her love for her family and friends, her love of gardening, cooking and her generosity. She and Joe really enjoyed the past eight years wintering in Florida.

Sally was predeceased by her parents and a son, Frederick “Rick” Rayome on March 1, 1997.

Survivors include her husband of fifty six years, Joseph H. Rayome; daughters Debra Martell of Norfolk, Margaret Arnold of Cicero and Marybeth Duft of LaQuinta, CA; sons Joseph Rayome of North Syracuse, Michael Rayome of Massena, Patrick Rayome of Lexington, KY, Daniel Rayome of Cicero and James Rayome of Fulton; sister Evelyn McGhee of Felton, DE; and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Among the organization that Sally was active in is the K. of C. Auxiliary, who will hold a prayer service at 3:00 p.m. on Friday at the funeral home.

Friends may call Friday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the Donaldson Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Massena on Saturday at 10:00 a.m. with Rev. J. Michael Gaffney, officiating. Interment will follow in the family plot at Glenwood Cemetery in Watertown at 3:00 p.m.

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