LOON LAKE - Eva H. Rascoe, 59, of Loon Lake, died Monday, July 9, 2012 at her home under the loving care of her family and High Peaks Hospice.
She was born in Plattsburgh, March 23, 1953, the daughter of Dr. Wladyslaw and Wanda (Gawalkiewicz) Sulek.
Eva graduated from Dannemora High School as Valedictorian. She received a bachelor's degree in psychology from SUNY Plattsburgh, and an associate's degree in nursing from North Country Community College. Eva was the charge RN at Adirondack Medical Center in Saranac Lake for more than 25 years.
Eva was a member of the Church of the Assumption in Redford for many years.
Eva loved her family and adored her grandson, Seth Petrashune.
Survivors include her husband of 39 years, James A. Rascoe of Loon Lake; daughter, Charissa Petrashune and husband Scott of Saranac; son, Dennis Rascoe of Saranac Lake; grandson, Seth Petrashune; mother-in-law, Margaret Rascoe; sisters-in-law, Linda Parker of Saranac and Janice Piller and husband Danny of Saranac; brothers-in-law, Donny Rascoe and wife Vanessa of Loon Lake, and Eric Rascoe and wife June of Saranac; and several nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her parents.
At Eva's request, there will be no public calling hours. A memorial Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Thursday, July 12 at Church of the Assumption in Redford with the Rev. Philip T. Allen, celebrating. Burial will follow in the parish cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to High Peaks Hospice, P.O. Box 840, Saranac Lake, NY, 12983.
Arrangements are in the care of the Hamilton Funeral Home, 294 Mannix Road, Peru. To light an online candle and offer condolences in memory of Eva Rascoe please visit www.hamiltonfuneralhome.com.