Adelaide Frances Igoe Cartwright, 83, of Vero Beach, died Dec. 27, 2010, after a brief illness.
Cartwright was born in Schenectady, N.Y., the daughter of Frank J. Igoe and Adelaide Koonmen Igoe.
She moved to Vero Beach, Florida, in 1985 from Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
She is survived by Alton Stuart Cartwright, whom she married in 1951.
Mrs. Cartwright was graduated from Vassar College and Albany Law School.
She was admitted to practice law in New York in 1954.
She lived in Erie, PA for many years, where she was active in many civic associations. With her family, she moved to Montreal and then to Toronto, where they lived for a number of years.
She was a member of the Northern Lake George Yacht Club and the Johns Island Club, Vero Beach.
Survivors include four sons, Stuart Andrew, of Wayland, Mass., Matthew Alton, of Moosic, Pa., David Francis, of Milwaukee, Wis., Patrick Harper of Albany, N.Y., and their families, including seven grandchildren and nieces and nephews; brother, Frank J. Igoe, Jr., Medina, N.Y.
She was preceded in death by her sisters, Ann Marie Fredrickson and Blythe Leonard.
Funeral Mass will take place at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 1, 2011, at St. Paul of the Cross Church, North Palm Beach.
Burial will take place at Valley View Cemetery, Ticonderoga, New York and a memorial service will be held at St. Mary’s Church, Ticonderoga, New York, near her summer residence on Lake George.
In lieu of flowers, please send a donation to: St. Mary’s School c/o Father Bill Muench 64 Amherst Avenue Ticonderoga, NY 12883; (518) 585-7433.