Alicia Belanger Lee

Alicia Belanger Lee, 85, was granted her angel wings on December 14, 2017. Her final days were spent surrounded by her family. Alicia was born on January 18, 1932 in Malta, NY; she was the daughter of Chauncey and Anna Mabb. The youngest of six siblings, Alicia was known as Lish. She resided in Jonesville for sixty years.

Alicia worked in accounting at the Watervliet Arsenal for 35 years. She ran Willie Winkle Diner and cooked at the Jonesville Country Store. She was a member of Jonesville United Methodist Church and the Jonesville Fire Dept Ladies Auxiliary for many years.

Alicia enjoyed gardening, entertaining, cooking, camping and being with her family. In her younger years she waterskied and tap danced.

She was predeceased by her first husband Conde Belanger, whom she married in 1952, and her second husband Gerald Lee, whom she married in 1980. She was also predeceased by her siblings Ruth, Clarence, Annabelle, Myrtle, Ralph and Blanche.

Alicia is survived by her children Sidney Belanger (Robin), Cynthia Durie, and Randy Belanger (Carol); stepchildren Gary Lee (Tracy), Michael Lee, Rebecca Lee and Deborah Miller (Clifford); grandchildren Nicholas Belanger, Benjamin Durie, Andrew Durie, Jason Bombard and Melissa Blau; step grandchildren Samantha, Clifford and Alex; great grandchildren Leonard, Violet and Harper; and many nieces and nephews.

Relatives and friends are invited to call on Saturday, December 16 from 10am to 12 noon at Armer Funeral Home, Inc., 39 East High Street, Ballston Spa. A service will follow at 12 noon.

Burial will be in the Dunning Street Cemetery in the Spring.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 4 Pine West Plaza, Suite 405, Albany, NY 12205.

Guest Book

Ross Shepherd

Cindy, so sorry to hear of Lish's passing. Very much miss her, Myrt, and Blanch. Have fond memories of lunch at Myrt's house with the 3 of them..

Mildred (Peg) Baranowski

Sid, Cindy and Randy,
So very sorry to read of your Mom's passing.
Have many fond memories being we both lived in Jonesville for many years.
May she rest in peace and God's Blessings to all.

Carole Gagermeier

Dear Cynthia and family,

My sincere condolences, I am so sorry for your loss. In this time of sorrow, I wish you courage and faith.

Be hopeful your mom left this earth for a better world and a new life. Having a long traveling your mom is now in her final destination where pain doesn't exist, where there is only happiness and pure love, where I believe her spirit will forever be with you.

My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Rick & Beverly Sauer

Sorry to hear of your loss Cindy our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Johanna Ellsworth


I'm so sorry for your loss. I know your mom is in a better place now.

Jean Zimmerman

Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Carol and Rick Marr


We are so very sorry for the loss of your grandmother. Our condolences to you and your family.

Charles and Debbie Craig

So sorry to hear of your loss Cindy. May she rest in peace. Prayers for the family.

Lindsay Bennett

Cindy I am so sorry for your loss.