Elizabeth Liscomb

June 1, 2012

ANTWERP, N.Y.  ó  Elizabeth "Joyce" Liscomb, 86, of Madison Ave., died Friday, June 1, at her home while under the care of her family and Hospice of Jefferson County.

Born June 28, 1925, in Antwerp, the daughter of J. Walter and M. Keithabelle Wood Dickson, she graduated in 1942 from Antwerp High School.             

She married Donald R. Liscomb on Oct. 12, 1946, at her parentís home on Hoyt Avenue in Antwerp.  Mr. Liscomb died Aug. 10, 2006.

Mrs. Liscomb was employed at Pine Camp, now Fort Drum as a clerk, Bordenís Cheese Company as a payroll clerk, Northern New York Trust Co. as a clerk/ teller, Marine Midland Bank and Jefferson National Bank as a teller, all in Antwerp.

She was a member of the First Congregational Church of Antwerp and the American Legion Auxiliary Post 916 in Antwerp.

Mrs. Liscomb enjoyed bowling, reading, crossword puzzles and jigsaw puzzles.

Survivors include two sons and a daughter-in-law, William, Canton and Richard and Julie Liscomb, Fenton, MI; two daughters and a son-in-law, Jill and Nick Boone, Elk Creek, NE and Cindy McManaman, Antwerp, eight grandchildren; sixteen great grandchildren; and two great great grandchildren.

A brother, James A. Dickson, and a sister, Elsie J. Dickson, both died before her.

A graveside service will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 6, in Hillside Cemetery, Antwerp, with a gathering of friends to follow at the American Legion in Antwerp.

Arrangements are with Frederick Bros. Funeral Home, Inc., Antwerp.


Donations may be made to Hospice of Jefferson County or the First Congregational Church of Antwerp.


Condolences may be made online at www.frederickbrosfuneralhome.com.  

Information provided by Frederick Bros. Funeral Home, Inc. and Newzjunky, Watertown, N.Y.