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1969 Howard 2021

Howard J. “Jay” Drollette Jr.

June 17, 1969 — January 28, 2021

Howard J. Drollette Jr. (Jay), June 17th, 1969, 51 of Morrisonville, NY passed
away unexpectedly on Thursday, January 28th, 2021 son of
Connie Drollette and the late Howard J. Drollette Sr.

Howard was a simple man who loved his family and his job. He was
a big fan of the New York Yankee's. On his days off he would enjoy golf, playing
video games with his daughter, playing softball, and in the summertime he
would ride his side by side with his brother Jamie and their friends.

Howard graduated from Saranac Central School in 1988. He served in the
United States Army from 09/01/1993 to 12/01/1997. He was awarded the Army
Service Ribbon, National Defense Service medal, Army Achievement medal,
Army Good Conduct medal, and Air Assault badge. He started serving
at Clinton Correctional Facility in May of 2004. He was a Correctional
Officer for 16 years until his untimely death. He will be greatly missed by his fellow
brothers and sisters.

He was loved by many and left to cherish his memories are; his mother
Connie, his brothers Scott Sr., James and his wife Angel, along with his
sisters Amy and husband Michael Lavigne, Kelly and husband Chad
Laundry, his step son Austin Kirby, daughter Justine Drollette and her
significant other Alexander LaFountain, along with his Aunts, Uncles,
Nieces, Nephews, Cousins, and many friends.

A memorial service and burial will be held at a later date.

Arrangements are entrusted to Heald's Funeral Home, 48 Court Street
Plattsburgh, NY

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Friday, June 11, 2021

9:00 - 11:00 am (Eastern time)

St. Joseph's Church Dannemora

Smith Street, Dannemora, NY

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St. Joseph's Cemetery

, Dannemora, NY 12929

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