1/24/2018 – Donald C. Bourcy, Cape Vincent

The Funeral Mass for Mr. Donald C. Bourcy, 68, who died Tuesday Jan. 23rd, at Lee Memorial Health Park in Fort Meyers Florida, will be held at 11am Saturday, February 3rd, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Clayton with Father Arthur LaBaff officiating. A Spring burial will be held at the St. Vincent DePaul Cemetery in Rosiere.

Calling hours will be from 4 to 7pm Friday, Feb. 2nd, at the T.R.Jetty Funeral Home in Clayton.

Donnie was born February 25th, 1949, in Watertown, the son of Donald and Margaret Love Bourcy. He did his schooling at St. Mary’s and Clayton High School.

On July 13th, 1968, he married the former Karen Wood, at the St. Vincent DePaul Catholic Church in Rosiere.

Don worked for years as a long haul trucker, then for Carlisle Sand & Gravel and Bach and Company. He retired from the Town of Cape Vincent Public Works.

Along with his wife, they enjoyed spending their winters in Florida.

Surviving besides his wife Karen, is his mother Margaret; one daughter Denise (John) Micek of Virginia; two sons, Scott (Shannon) and Brad (Elizabeth), both of Clayton; 8 grandchildren, Ryan Jetty and his companion Justine Hodkinson, Jared and Mikayla Micek, Collin and Connor Bourcy, and Emily Rich, and Jessica and Tyler Bourcy; three brothers, Randy, Rick (Patricia) of Clayton, and Gary of Colton; two sisters, Marlene Goldthrite of California, and Wanda (Tom) Aubertine of Syracuse; nieces and nephews.

One sister, Dawn Veres, passed away January 16th, 2018, at age 61.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in his name to Hospice of Jefferson County, 1398 Gotham St., Watertown, N.Y. 13601.


  1. The BELL's Posted

    Sorry for your loss
    We will pray for your family

  2. To Karen, Scott and the rest of your family. I’m so sorry to hear about the passing of Donnie. I was shocked when i heard. I was under the impression that he was doing good. He was a good man, and a long time friend. I am sending my deepest sympathy to you all.

  3. Ginny Humphrey Jones Posted

    I’m so very sorry. I just can’t believe it!! Prayers for you and your Family.
    Love, Ginny

  4. Joe and Sharon Chavoustie Posted

    Karen, Scott and family So sorry to hear of your loss. Our sincere condolences.

  5. Christine Cisco Posted

    Karen and Family. So sorry hear about your loss. Our thoughts are with you durig this difficult time.

  6. Karen Docteur Posted

    To Karen and family. I’m so sorry to hear about Donnie. I keep up with all through Bonnie and thought all were doing well. I know how difficult it can be to lose when too soon. My prayers and thoughts are with you.

  7. Mike And Sandy Ivey Posted

    So sorry to here of Don’s passing sending prayers to all of you.

  8. Gordon Bailey Posted

    To Karen and family so sad and shocked to hear this was a good friend.

  9. Martin and Debby White Posted

    OMGosh!!! So sorry to hear of Donnie’s passing!!! Sending our deepest sympathy to Karen, Scott, Shannon, and All the family, prayers and hugs……

  10. Timothy Radley Posted

    Karen,so sorry to hear of Don’s passing. Many good times back in the day. My deepest sympathy to you and your family.

  11. Crystal Yousey Posted

    Karen sorry to hear about Don passing. Sending prayers to you and all the family

  12. Frank L Dolan Posted

    Scott, My thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time. While I am out of town, please know that I am thinking about you.

  13. John and Mickie (Lanzione) Hennessy Posted

    Karen, Scott and Shannon-i was shocked to hear of Donnies passing.. Please accept our deepest condolences

  14. Patti Constance Posted

    So sorry Karen to hear about Donnie. Will be thinking and praying for you and your family…Patti

  15. Cathy Bertrand Zeigler Posted

    To all Don’s family, I am so sorry for your loss. I remember Don from St. Mary’s grade school in Clayton. We were classmates. God bless you all at this sad time. Cathy Bertrand Zeigler. Class of 1968 at Clayton Central High School.

  16. Katherine and Sandy Hubbard Posted

    Jean, Karen, Denise, Scott, Brad and Gary, We were saddened to hear of Donnie’s passing. His time came too soon. Losing his sister the same week seems too heavy a burden to bear. Our thoughts are with all of you and your families.

  17. April Ingerson Posted

    So sorry. Your whole family are in my prayers.

  18. Jennifer Hubbard Posted

    Karen, Scotty, Brad and family. I am very sorry to hear about Donnie. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

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