FALMOUTH, MASS — Alice Morgan Littell was reunited with the Lord and her loving husband, Joseph on Dec. 29, 2003.
Alice was born at home in Bloomfield, N.J., on Nov. 17, 1911. She was the daughter of Dr. Browne and Anna Cadmus Morgan.
Alice married Francis Joseph Littell on May 1, 1937. Reverend Littell died very suddenly on Sept. 29, 1956, in Plattsburgh where he was the pastor of the First Presbyterian Church.
Alice is survived by her daughter, Deborah Alice Littell of Marston Mills, Mass.; her sons, Dr. Browne Morgan Littell of Falmouth, Mass., and Gregory Lincoln and Carole Littell of Malone, N.Y.; also her beloved foster daughter, Glorice Dodds Phoebus of Melbourne Beach, Fla.; and her children; her sister-in-law, Edna Literati of Conneaut, Ohio; friends and relatives in Canada and the U.S.; and lastly, Fritz, the ever faithful companion in a long line of dogs.
During the last weeks, the fine staff of the Royal Nursing Home and Alzheimer's Center in Falmouth, Mass., cared for Alice. Before this time, she was cared for in her home by her loving family and three wonderful caregivers. Gamma Perry, Amelia Karol and Grace Fernandez cared for her with the touch of angels. Throughout her stay at home and her transition to the Royal Nursing Home, Jennifer Hamilton was a true guiding hand for Alice and her family. Before moving to Falmouth in the early 70's, Alice lived in Plattsburgh, N.Y.
She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Plattsburgh. She was also a member of the DAR, the Woods Hole Women's Club, the Quissett Beach Association, Clio Club and served on the Board of Directors at the Plattsburgh Children's Home. She was active in many hospital and civic groups.
Alice will be remembered for her warm and gracious hospitality and for the gathering of friends and family around the dinner table.
Calling hours will be held on Friday, January 2, 2004 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the R.W. Walker Funeral Home in Plattsburgh,, NY. A service celebrating her life will be held on Saturday, Jan. 3, 2004 at 2 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church in Plattsburgh, N.Y. Burial will take place Monday at 2 p.m. in the Germonds Presbyterian Church Cemetery in Gennonds, N.Y.
Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Society, The Woods Hole Historical Society in Woods Hole, Mass., or the First Presbyterian Church in Plattsburgh, N.Y.
The following quote was taken from Alice's 1931 college yearbook and sums up her 92 years of life, Nothing is impossible to a willing heart.