Jane McAllaster, Dunedin, FL, formerly of Gouverneur, died Feb. 24, 2013 at age 100. She was born Jan. 6, 1913 in Buffalo, the second of three children of William Augustus and Ada Metzler Anderson. In 1940, she married Paul D. Graves of Gouverneur where they lived until he died in 1972 at age 64.
She married Joseph F. McAllaster, also of Gouverneur, in 1975; he died in 1987. In addition to her Gouverneur residence, she summered in the 1000 Islands and took winter vacations in Dunedin, later becoming a full-time Dunedin resident.
She was also pre-deceased by a son, Christopher Fox Graves; brother, William; and sister, Mary Holberg of Canton. Her grace lives on through loving nieces and nephews. She saw beauty all around her and touched everyone she met.
There will be no service. Interment at the convenience of the family. Contributions to: Thousand Islands Land Trust, 135 John St. Clayton, NY 13624 or Suncoast Hospice, 5771 Roosevelt Blvd., Clearwater, FL 33760.