Marie Goyette Nolan

Green Island

unknown - November 22, 2011

Marie Goyette Nolan, 92, died peacefully in her home, surrounded by her loving family, early in the morning on Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2011. She was the beloved wife of the Joseph E. Nolan, who died in 2002.
Born in Troy, daughter of the late Charles and Eugenia Blair Goyette, she has resided in Green Island for 75 years and also enjoyed spending every summer with her family on Lake George in Ticonderoga. A homemaker, she was an avid Yankee fan and took great pleasure in trying her luck at the casinos and bingos. She had been a communicant of the former St. Joseph’s Church in Green Island until its closing.
She is the loving mother of Joan Kehn Powell of Latham, Shirley (John) Swigor of Dewitt, Mary Alice Nolan of Green Island, Betty (Michael) Jacques of Green Island, Patricia “Beebe” (Bob) Eckels of Colonie, Edward (Pam) Nolan of Ticonderoga and the late Dennis Nolan; sister of Raymond Goyette of Waterford and the late Alice LeClair, Gladys Russell, Clarence and Gene Goyette. Marie is also survived by 17 grandchildren and 23 great grandchildren.
Funeral services were held from the McNulty Funeral Home, 147 Hudson Avenue, Green Island on Saturday, Nov. 26.
The family has requested that contributions be made to Community Hospice of Rensselaer County, 295 Valley View Blvd., Rensselaer, NY 12144, in memory of Marie.