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Richard Lanoue

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Brunswick-Richard Archie Lanoue passed away Thursday December 8, 2016 at the Evergreen Commons Nursing Home surrounded by his loving family. Born in Adams, MA. he was the son of Philip Lanoue and Blanche Trottier Lanoue and the loving husband of 49 years to Joyce Harbour Lanoue.

Scooby, as he was known when he served in the National Guard for over 31 years, was First Sergeant of Company C 210thArmored Division.

At work they called him Archie. He worked for General Electric in Waterford for 36 years.

In addition to his loving wife Joyce, he is survived by his children Richard J. Lanoue (Michelle) of Wynantskill, Laura J. Lanoue of Brunswick and Paula M. Lanoue of Brunswick, his cherished grandchildren Shauna E. Lanoue and Brady J. Lanoue of Wynantskill, his siblings Janice A. Harrington of Stillwater and Owen F. Lanoue of Florida, his sister in law Kay Lanoue of Hoosick Falls and brother in law Stephen Spickler of Mechanicville. Archie is also survived by several loving nieces, nephews, cousins and his faithful K-9 companion Stella Blue.

Archie was predeceased by his mother, his father, his brother Philip N. Lanoue II, his sister Judith A. Spickler and brother in law John Harrington.

Funeral mass will be celebrated at 10:00 am on Monday December 12, 2016 at the Transfiguration Parish 50 Hillview Drive, Troy. Burial with military honors will follow at Saratoga National Cemetery in Schuylerville.

Family and friends are invited and may call on Sunday December 11, 2016 from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm at the McLoughlin & Mason Funeral Home, corner of 109th Street and Third Avenue, Lansingburgh.  The family would like to thank the staff at Evergreen Commons for their care and compassion. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project at support.woundedwarriorproject.org or the Alzheimer’s Association at www.alz.org/join_the_cause_donate.asp. Please visit www.mcloughlinmason.com.

Charitable donations may be made to:

Wounded Warrior Project
7020 A.C. Skinner Parkway, Suite 100, Jacksonville FL 32256
Tel: 1-877-832-6997
Web: http://www.woundedwarriorproject.org/

Alzheimer’s Association
4 Pine West Plaza Suite 405, Albany NY 12205
Tel: 1-518-867-4999
Web: http://www.alz.org

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Rich and Family: My condolences on the loss of your father............

Mike Veshia Dec 12 2016 12:00 AM

Thinking of you and your family at this difficult time.

Krisann Craney Dec 11 2016 12:00 AM

Laura, very sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers..

Donna Milks Dec 11 2016 12:00 AM

Rich, Michelle & family please know you are in my thoughts & prayers. I'm so sorry for your loss. Barbara Heck

Mrs. Barbara Heck Dec 10 2016 12:00 AM

Dear Joyce and family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you. We know it has been a long journey but after the struggle comes peace. May Dick rest in peace .

Ken and Nancy Gardner Dec 10 2016 12:00 AM

You are all in my thoughts and prayersToday and always.

Nancy ryan Dec 9 2016 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Richard Lanoue

Nancy Ryan Dec 9 2016 12:00 AM

Thinking of all of you and sending our love and condolences

Ginsburg's Dec 9 2016 12:00 AM

Laura and Family: My deepest sympathies to you all during this difficult time. I will keep you in thought and prayer.

Lynn Scott Dec 9 2016 12:00 AM

Our thoughts and prayers for you all during this time.....

Buckley Family Dec 9 2016 12:00 AM