Doris C. Poulin

Doris C. Poulin, 78, of 1275 Pine St., Saranac Lake, died Tuesday, July 1, 2014, at Adirondack Medical Center.

Born in Upper Jay on June 20, 1936, she was the daughter of Erwin and Helena (Goucher) Jacques. Doris married Adelor Poulin on July 20, 1952 in Wilmington. He predeceased her on March 26, 1979.

Doris is a life long resident of the area and had been employed as a chambermaid at various area hotels including the Golden Arrow, Mirror Lake Inn and the Lake Placid Hilton. She enjoyed puzzle books, bingo, reading and watching her soap operas and game shows.

She is survived by one son, David Poulin of Saranac Lake; four daughters: Carol Corrow and her husband Lawrence of Saranac Lake, Linda LaComba and her husband John of Sodus, Nancy Martin and her husband Jeffrey of Saranac Lake and Tammie Brown and her husband John of Bombay; one sister, Madelyn of Albany; and several grandchildren, nieces, nephews and one great grandchild.

She was preceded in death by her mother, father and two sisters: Geraldine and Pauline.

Funeral arrangements are in care of the Fortune-Keough Funeral Home in Saranac Lake. Funeral services will take place at the convenience of the family. Burial take place at St. Bernard Cemetery in Saranac Lake.

Friends wishing to remember Doris C. Poulin may make memorial contributions to Tri-Lakes Humane Society or Saranac Lake Volunteer Rescue Squad in care of the funeral home.

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