A Funeral Mass for Sandra L. Pharoah, age 61 of NY Avenue in Ogdensburg will be held Saturday (March 23, 2013) at 11:00am at Notre Dame Church with Rev. F. James Shurtleff officiating. Calling hours will be held Friday from 5:00-7:00pm at the Fox & Murray Funeral Home. Sandy passed away Wednesday morning (March 20, 2013) at Claxton Hepburn Medical Center.
Surviving is her husband Irving Pharoah; two sons Craig Pharoah of Ogdensburg & Brandon Pharoah of Potsdam and two special nieces Valerie LaDue of Norfolk and Penny Knapp of Gilmer, TX.
Two brothers Wayne Miller & Stanley Pero and a sister Sylvia Pero predeceased her.
Sandy was born on April 4, 1951 in Ogdensburg, NY a daughter of Clarence & Vivian (Charlton) Miller. She graduated from Canton Central School and married Irving V. Pharoah on Aug 3, 1973 at Notre Dame Church.
She worked for Meals on Wheels for a period and was an active volunteer for Claxton Hepburn Medical Center and the Agarwal Renal Center for many years.
She enjoyed taking walks, listening to music, shopping, swimming and spending time with her family. Memorial contributions can be made to the Argarwal Renal Center; 214 King Street; Ogdensburg, NY 13669. Condolences can also be shared online at www.foxandmurrayfuneralhome.com.