Elsie “Dodie” Bombard, 88, of North Syracuse, passed away Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at Loretto Cunningham. Dodie was born in Kahnawake, Quebec where she grew up before moving to the U.S. in 1959. She resided in Syracuse for over 55 years and was the daughter of the late Louis and Louise (Jacobs) Douglas.
Dodie retired in 1988 after more than 10 years from Unifirst Laundry and Textile in Liverpool. Prior to that, she owned and operated the Bombard Grocery Store on the North side with her husband, Don, in the 1960’s and 1970’s.
In addition to her parents, Dodie was predeceased by her husband, Donald, in 2004.
Surviving are her three children: Delaine “Dee” and Doug Bombard of North Syracuse and Kevin (Carol) Morris of Marcellus; a brother, John Douglas of Croton on the Hudson; 4 grandchildren: Justen Nestico, Kristen and Eric Morris, and Scott (Heather) Ryan; a great granddaughter, Kassie Morris; and by several nieces and nephews.
Friends may call on Friday from 4:00 – 7:00 pm at Krueger Funeral Home, 2619 Brewerton Rd., Mattydale. Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, 10:00 am, at the funeral home with burial following in North Syracuse Cemetery.