Royce D. Louy


Royce D. Louy, 95, passed away on Thursday, July 18, 2019. Born in Colver, Pennsylvania, on September 1, 1923, he was the son of Ray and Ruth Louy. Royce proudly served in the US Marine Corps in World War II.

Royce was a circulation manager for Gannett Newspapers in Rochester, NY for 15 years, retiring in 1987. After his retirement he moved to Malta. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge and enjoyed music, gardening, and spending time with family.

He was predeceased by his wife Shirley and his sister Rea Mae. Royce is survived by his daughters Michelle Louy of Salem and Melissa Davis (Douglas) of Ballston Spa; and five grandchildren Katherine Kern, David Kern, Gregory Kern, Hannah Royce Davis, and Ian Davis.

Funeral services with military honors will be held 10am Friday, October 18th, 2019 at the Gerald BH Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery, Duell Road, Schuylerville.

Memorial contributions in memory of Royce may be made to Saratoga Hospital, Saratoga Springs, New York.