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Laura Elizabeth Rood

Laura Elizabeth Rood

Female 1914 - 2007  (92 years)


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  • Name Laura Elizabeth Rood 
    Born 15 Dec 1914  Pulaski, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 5 Mar 2007 
    Age 92 years 
    Person ID I60711  stewartsny.com
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 

    Father Ancestors William Henry Rood,   b. 21 Aug 1873, Mexico, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jan 1961, Syracuse, Onondaga, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Addie Laura Hubbard,   b. 5 Sep 1878,   d. 21 Oct 1963, Syracuse, Onondaga, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 5 Oct 1902  Mexico, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F17926  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Richard Herman James 
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 
    Family ID F27700  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Class of 1933 PACS
      Laura James, 92, passed away at Menorah Park Sunday night. Born in Parish, NY, she graduated from Pulaski High School. She attended Memorial Hospital School of Nursing and worked at Albany Medical Center, where she specialized in contagious diseases. She returned to Syracuse in 1949 and worked at City Hospital, later Silverman Hospital, until she retired. She worked as a nursing supervisor, assistant Director of Nursing and finally Director of Nurses. She was an avid gardener who supplied friends and family with fruits and vegetables, as well as flowers, and indulged her passion for reading when she retired. She is survived by her daughter, Betsy (Gerry) Ahnert of Syracuse; a sister, Annamae Reed; and numerous nieces and nephews. There will be a memorial celebration at her home in April. She will be buried with her husband, Richard H. James, at Graceland Cemetery, Albany, NY.

      Published in Syracuse Post Standard on Mar. 7, 2007