Obituaries

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Today's Death Notices

Paul R. Leach, 92

Ilene Herrington, 88

Mark D. Marvin, 40

Richard W. Webb, 66

Marion Moore

Last Week's Obituaries

Clara Burdick

Published on: Friday, January 29, 2016

CLARA BURDICK

Clara Burdick, 92 yrs. old of New Berlin, NY entered Heavens Gates on January 25, 2016.

Clara was born on March 12, 1923 in Burlington Flats, NY the daughter of William and Alice (Montgomery) Ramsey. Her childhood was spent in the Burlington Flats and Richfield Springs area where she attended local schools. Her later life was spent as a Family Care Provider where she proudly cared for others for almost 50 years. She was a member of the Eastern Star, American Legion and was a Charter Member of the Fireman’s Auxiliary.

Clara was an excellent cook and enjoyed preparing meals for her family; holiday dinners were spent at her home where it was often overflowing with family and love. She also enjoyed traveling with friends and in groups as a Family Care Provider. The last 5 years of her life were spent at Chase Memorial Nursing Home where she was lovingly cared for by staff who fondly referred to her as Momma. Upon her passing one of the nurses said, “God has a special angel coming his way.“ The family gives them and everyone else who cared for Clara their greatest gratitude.

On June 29, 1950 she married Russell Burdick who predeceased her on January 13, 1979.

She is survived by her sister, Shirley Ramsey Perkins as well as cousins, many loving nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews and great great nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by brothers Donald, Lloyd and Gordon Ramsey.

A graveside service will be held in the spring.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.dakinfuneralhome.com.

Arrangements are by the Dakin Funeral Home LP, New Berlin, NY.


Jane C. Emhof

Published on: Friday, January 29, 2016

JANE C. EMHOF

EARLVILLE – Jane C. Emhof, 86, of Earlville, passed away on Wednesday, January 27, 2016 at the

Bassett Healthcare, Cooperstown. She was born in Sherburne on March 23, 1929 a daughter of the late Clayton and Bernice Wilkinson Collins A lifelong area resident, Jane was a 1947 graduate of Earlville Central School. On September 16, 1950, she married Richard C. Emhof in Hamilton. Mr. Emhof predeceased her on May 10, 1999.

During her career, she worked at Best Brands; New York Farm Equipment Dealers; Eastern Federation of Feed Merchants; American Management Association; Colgate University and New York Central Mutual Insurance Co., Sherburne until her retirement.

She was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Hamilton. Jane, ever the cheerful optimist, will continue to be a shining example of thoughtfulness, kindness and selflessness.

Surviving are two daughters and sons in law, Diane and Jim Jipson of Bouckville; Darcy and Kyle Bendura of Earlville; grandchildren, Michael and Mellissa Taczak, Amanda Taczak, Frederick and Renee Taczak II, Lynn Jipson, Marisa Bendura; great grandchildren, Kayla and Nicholas DeCaire, Caitlyn Taczak, Frederick Taczak, III, Jaden Taczak, Jacob Jipson, Andrew Jipson, Matthew Jipson, Andrew Murphy, Elizabeth Suhor, Joseph Suhor; a sister Janet Clark of Syracuse and three nieces. She was predeceased by a daughter, Denise Taczak; granddaughter, Heather Gower and a grandson Paul Jipson.

A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Monday, February 1, 2016 at 11:00 AM from St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Wylie St., Hamilton. Interment will be held in the spring, in the Earlville Cemetery. Friends are invited and may call on Sunday from 4 to 7 PM at the Burgess & Tedesco Funeral Home, 3 Preston St., Earlville, NY.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, PO Box 3049 Syracuse, NY 13220.


Christian C. Passela

Published on: Monday, February 1, 2016

CHRISTIAN C. PASSELA

Christian C. Passela, 24, of Greene, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, January 30, 2016.

He was predeceased by grandparents, Christian and Lillian Passela; great-grandmothers, Alberta Boehnel and Josephine Calbrese.

Christian is survived by his parents, Christian and Alyssa Passela; sister, Katie Morgan and Ryan Guider; grandparents, Patricia and Paul Flores, James Lucas and Diana King; aunts, uncles and cousins.

Christian graduated from Greene Central School where he played football. He enjoyed fishing, football, NASCAR and animals. He was a loving and warm person.

A memorial service will be held 7:00pm Wednesday at Root Funeral Home, 23 North Chenango Street, Greene, New York 13778. Friends of the family may call Wednesday from 4:00 to 7:00pm at Root Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the animal charity of one’s choice. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.rootfh.com.


Ned H. Walters, Jr,

Published on: Monday, February 1, 2016

NED H. WALTERS

Ned H. Walters, Jr, 71, resident of Norwich, earned his angel wings on Sunday, January 24th, 2016.

Ned was born on Feb. 23, 1944 in Nevada, Iowa to Ned H. Walters Sr. and Margaret M. Walters. His love for life and adventure started early on. While school aged in Upper Arlington, Ohio his best times were spent enjoying the outdoors. He loved sneaking down to the creek to go fishing and swimming. Unknown to many, Ned was an accomplished figure skater and competitive water-skier. In addition to playing football and wrestling, Ned enjoyed spending summers on the farm in Iowa with his Aunt Ann and Uncle Francis. He also found his love of hillclimb, flat track, and short track motorcycle racing. Ned was the 6-time Ohio State Trials Champion. Racing was in his blood as he inherited his love for racing from his father, Ned Sr.

Upon graduating from Upper Arlington, Ned joined the Air Force, which ultimately led him to New York. Ned was an avid outdoorsman, at the time that he met the love of his life. He married Lorraine Crout on September 22, 1973 and they shared the next 42 years with many wonderful times.

Ned and Lorraine moved to Norwich early in their married life where Ned began his career of being a mechanic. Over the course of the next 40 years, Ned repaired and serviced vehicles at Norwich Tire and Christman Motors. Ned was known for helping anyone in a time of need. Ned's wonderful sense of humor was enjoyed by many. He loved to tell stories and make people laugh. He cherished every moment he had with family and friends. Many would agree, Ned was one of kind!

Ned's hobbies included snowmobile racing, bowling, snow plowing, fishing and hunting. Ned handled McKelvey's Banjo when they won the 1987 Autumn Oaks National Grand Night Championship for Midnight Kennels. In recent years, Ned passed the torch of motorcycle racing as enjoyed being crew chief for his son, Brian.

Ned is survived by his wife, Lorraine Walters of Norwich, daughter Dawn (Scott) Manley, of Chouteau, OK; son Brian Walters of Norwich; sister Ann (Dale) Lance of Inola, OK; brother Dave (Karen) Walters of Traverse City, MI. Ned is also survived by his beloved grandchildren, Matthew and Sierra Manley of Oklahoma, his niece Stacey(Craig) Lindsey and family of Derby, KS; nephew David (Tina) Walters and family of Missouri, several cousins, and many wonderful friends.

Ned was predeceased by his parents, Ned H. Walters Sr and Margaret M. Walters; several aunts and uncles, and his dear friend, Mark Flanagan.

Calling hours will be Friday, February 5th, 2016, from 2-4 pm and 5-8 pm, at R.J. Fahy Funeral Home. A Celebration of Life will be held in the summer.


Roland George Niles

Published on: Monday, February 1, 2016

ROLAND G. NILES

UNADILLA – Roland George Niles, 77, of Unadilla, passed away on Friday, January 29, 2016 at the New York State Veterans Home in Oxford. Roland was born on March 14, 1938 in Oxford, NY, son of the late Roland L. and Gladys (Walker) Niles. He served his country in the US Navy from 1957 until his honorable discharge in 1961.

Roland received his Associates Degree from Delhi and went on to have a 35 year career as a computer programmer with Raymond Corp. in Greene. On July 24, 1965, he was married to Betty Faye Bliss.

Roland was a longtime member of Afton Baptist Church and participated in various church activities. He also enjoyed woodworking. He liked to be kept busy and was happy to oblige his wife with whatever task she needed done. He was the finest husband a wife could want, as well as a devoted father and grandfather.

He is survived by: his wife of 50 years, Betty Faye Bliss of Unadilla; daughter, Heather and Donald Barber of Unadilla; son, Brian and Jayme Niles of Blair, NE; 3 grandchildren: Derek Powell of Anchorage, AK, Taylor and Nikolas Niles of Blair, NE; 3 sisters: Ann Peterson of Binghamton, Rachel and Charles Holmes of Elmira and Phyllis Cutting of Watkins Glen; brother, Gerald and Jerri Niles of Powhatan, VA; sister-in-law, Phyllis Niles of Bainbridge; as well as many nieces and nephews.

Roland was predeceased by his brother, Donald Niles, Sr. and his sister, Janice Heslin.

A celebration of life service will be held at 11:00am on Tuesday, February 2, 2016 at the Afton Baptist Church, Caswell St. Afton, NY 13730. Burial will take place in the spring in West Bainbridge Cemetery. Memorial donations in Roland’s name may be directed to the NYS Veterans Home, 4207 St. Hwy 220 Oxford, NY 13830. Condolences may be shared online at www.landersfh.com.

Arrangements are under the direction of C.H. Landers Funeral Chapel, Sidney.


Ronald Jamieson Herrett

Published on: Monday, February 1, 2016

RONALD J. HERRETT

Ronald Jamieson Herrett (5/08/1934 – 1/26/2016) age 81, husband of Sally Ewing Herrett and son of Wilburt Atherton Herrett and Loys Richards Herrett, died from complications from Alzheimer’s.

Ron earned a Bachelor degree from Ohio College of Wooster and a Master of Science degree in chemistry from Oklahoma State University.

After graduation, Ron and Sally moved to Norwich, NY and raised three children, Michael K. Herrett, Michele Herrett Berry and Darren J. Herrett. While in Norwich, Ron worked as a chemist for Norwich Pharmaceutical (later known as Proctor & Gamble). He remained at Proctor & Gamble until his retirement. Ron involved himself in many aspects with the United Church of Christ, especially singing in the choir.

In the years before his death Ron and Sally resided in Frederick, Maryland at Homewood at Crumbland Farms Continuing Care Community. Ron and Sally celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary before Sally died, September 13, 2015. Ron is survived by a brother, Richard Herrett, three children; Michael, Michele, and Darren; four grandchildren; Kathleen, Erin, Salome, and Natalia, and two great-grandchildren, Zoe and John.


Stella Gawlas

Published on: Tuesday, February 2, 2016

STELLA GAWLAS

NORWICH – Stella Gawlas, 102, of Norwich, passed away yesterday, Feb. 1, 2016, in the Elizabeth Church Manor Nursing Home in Binghamton.

A Mass of Christian Burial for Stella will be held at 10:30 a.m., on Friday, Feb. 5, 2016 at St. Paul’s Roman Catholic Church of Norwich.

There will be no calling hours.

Interment will be at a later date at St. Paul’s Cemetery.

A complete obituary for Stella will appear in a later edition of The Evening Sun.

Arrangements are by the R.J. Fahy Funeral Home.


Stella Teckla Gawlas

Published on: Wednesday, February 3, 2016

STELLA GAWLAS

Stella Teckla Gawlas, 102, a positive and supportive wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother died peacefully on February 1, 2016. Her warm smiles buoyed the spirits of all around her, and her dedication to the happiness of others made her a beloved member of every community where she made her home.

Stella was born to Joseph and Teckla Zukowski in Pittston, PA on December 24, 1913. In her teens and early twenties, she lived in Exeter, PA and worked at a silk mill to help support her family, On November 24, 1937, she married Joseph Gawlas in Swoyersville, PA. They moved to Elmira, NY, where Stella worked at Remington Rand, Westinghouse, and served as a housekeeper at St. Patrick’s and St. Charles parishes. They later moved to Norwich, NY to be closer to her daughter. She loved volunteering as a girl scout leader, camping, fishing with her grandchildren, and being involved with her church’s Altar and Rosary Societies.

She is survived by her children, Richard, James and Mary, her grandchildren David, Rhonda, Andrea, Marcy, Bryan, Stephen and Karen and several great and great-great grandchildren. She is predeceased by her husband Joseph, sisters Ann, Nell and Stephanie, her brother John, and her granddaughter Debbie.

Stella lived her life in service to others, with a deep sense of love and charity. Her smiles will be remembered by all who knew her. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to St. Paul’s Church in Norwich, NY.

A Mass of Christian Burial for Stella will be held on Friday, February 5, at 10:30 am from St. Paul's Roman Catholic Church. The Rev. Ralph A. Bove, Pastor, will officiate. Interment will be at a later date in St. Paul's Cemetery.

There will be no calling hours.

Arrangements are with the R.J.Fahy Funeral Home.


Ilene Herrington

Published on: Wednesday, February 3, 2016

ILENE HERRINGTON

Ilene Herrington, 88, of Norwich passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, January 27, 2016 in Norwich.

Ilene was born on August 28, 1927 in Franklinton, NY the daughter of Wood and Josephine (Geiger) Hallenbeck. She grew up in Franklinton and attended Middleburgh Central School from which she graduated. She then went on to Albany Business College. Her favorite job was being a secretary for Ansco and the best career experience was traveling to Europe. On June 5, 1948 she married Raymond Herrington who passed away April 8, 2014. Over the years she and Ray made their home in several places but settled in Norwich for the past 50 years.

Ilene is survived by her brother-in- law David J. Herrington and wife Jane of Ft. Myers, FL along with several nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.

Besides her husband Raymond, Ilene was predeceased by her sister Golden Palmatier.

A funeral service for Ilene will be held on Saturday, February 6, at 10 AM from the Emmanuel Episcopal Church of Norwich. The Very Rev. Charles Taylor, Rector, will officiate.

Interment will be at a later date in the Middleburgh Cemetery.

Friends may call at the R.J.Fahy Funeral Home on Friday, February 5, from 4-6 pm.


Michael C. Bartley

Published on: Thursday, February 4, 2016

Michael C. Bartley, 73, of Norwich passed away Monday evening, February 1, 2016, at home with his family at his side.

A Celebration of Life for Mike will be held on Saturday, February 13, at 3:00 pm from American Legion Post #189 in Norwich.

A complete obituary for Mike will be published in a later edition of The Evening Sun.

Arrangements are with the R.J.Fahy Funeral Home.


Gene W. Losee

Published on: Thursday, February 4, 2016

SHERBURNE – Gene W. Losee, 54, of North Main St., passed away unexpectedly on Monday, February 1, 2016 at Community Memorial Hospital in Hamilton.

He was born August 11, 1961 in New Berlin, a son of the late Raymond W., Jr. and Drusilla “Duke” Mueller Losee and was a graduate of Sherburne-Earlville High School. He had been married to the former Sana Fox. Gene was a contractor for Joe Magro in Sherburne for 18 years. He was an outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting, fishing and golfing. Gene was very involved in his community, and was especially dedicated to youth sports. He was a member of the Sons of the American Legion Post #876 in Sherburne.

Surviving are his loving companion of over 12 years, Erma Palmer of Sherburne; his children, Kyle Losee and his fiancée, Chelsea Worden of Smyrna; Scott Losee and Ray P. Losee, both of Sherburne; four sisters and a brother-in-law: Christine Losee of Sherburne; Debbie Losee of Afton; Robin and Oye Muckelroy of CA; Nancy Losee of Sherburne; three brothers and sisters-in-law: Richard and Jerilynne Losee of Sherburne; Raymond, III and Lois Losee of Earlville; Mark and Wendy Losee of Syracuse; two grandchildren, Chloe and Wyatt; many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.

Funeral services will be held at 2pm Friday, February 5, 2016 at the Burgess & Tedesco Funeral Home, 10 S. Main St., Sherburne.

Interment will be at a later date in the Poolville Cemetery.

Friends are invited to call at the funeral home on Friday from Noon until 2pm prior to the service.

A reception will be held at Magro’s Banquet Hall, Rt. 12B, Sherburne following the service.

Contributions in his memory may be made to the American Legion Post #876, Sherburne.

To send a condolence and sign the Book of Memories online go to www.burgessandtedescofuneralhomes.com.


Mark D. Marvin

Published on: Thursday, February 4, 2016

Mark D. Marvin passed away peacefully on Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at Bassett Medical Center after a brief illness. He was 40 years old.

Born March 20, 1975, in Hamilton, NY, Mark was the son of Douglas R. and Dolly (Carpenter) Marvin, each of whom survive. Mark was a 1993 graduate of Norwich High School, then attended Nazareth College. He worked in the telecommunications field, first with ProTel and, more recently, as a project manager for Pivotel, both located in Norwich. Prior to his work at ProTel, he worked at CIT, Sprint, and Comforce.

On October 4, 2008, in Norwich, Mark married his beloved wife, Alisa (Smith) Marvin, who survives.

Mark enjoyed playing World of Warcraft online with his family and friends. He loved his job in telecommunications because he was always learning something new. He found great fun in flying, and loved the feeling of being in the sky and seeing everything going on below him. You could always find Mark in a crowd because he always wore some sort of Miami Dolphins clothing. He also loved the dolphin anima. Mark loved the sport of football and enjoyed talking with anyone about the sport, most of all with his nephew, Noah. Noah, whose favorite team is the Patriots, loved to tease Mark when comparing the two teams.

Mark was also fond of attending his boys’ athletic and artistic activities, including cross country, track and field, football, wrestling, musicals, and school concerts. Also, when Mark was home you could always find him reclining on the couch watching movies with his family, and with one or two of the family’s cats lying on him.

Mark was a devoted and loving husband, father, son, and brother. In addition to his wife and parents, Mark is survived by his sons Alec, of Rochester, and Dusten and Cameron, each of Norwich. Sister Gina Harrington and her companion, John Kelley, of Baldwinsville, and brother Luke Marvin and his wife, Amy, of Norwich, also survive, as well as nieces and nephews Meagan, Ashley, Noah, Kylie, Joey, and Levi. Mark is also survived by his father- and mother-in-law, Terry and Wendy Hackett, of Guilford, Alisa’s nephews, Ethan and Elias, and many uncles, aunts, and cousins.

Funeral services for Mark will take place at 12:00 p.m. on Monday, February 8, 2016, at the Wilson Funeral Home, where Rev. Ron Sawade, pastor, Canasawacta Valley Free Methodist Church, will officiate. Friends are invited to call at the funeral home from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service. Burial will immediately follow at South Plymouth Cemetery.

Contributions in Mark’s memory may be made to a scholarship fund being established for his children. Scholarship details will appear on the funeral home website when available. For scholarship details, or to leave the family a message of condolence, please visit: www.wilsonfh.com.


Paul R. Leach

Published on: Friday, February 5, 2016

PAUL R. LEACH SR

MECO, NY – Paul R. Leach, Sr., 92, of Meco, NY passed away Monday, January 11, 2016 at Nathan Littauer Hospital Nursing Home. He was born on July 23, 1923 in Oxford, NY to the late Floyd and Hazel Rumsey Leach.

Paul proudly served with The Untied States Navy during World War II. He was a coxswain in the US Navy where he was a submarine chaser on the USS-SC# 521 Ship in the South Pacific from 1942-1945. He also was a Prison Guard of POW's at Sampson Naval Base near Geneva, NY. He was married to Ruth Wagner Leach, who survives him. Paul worked for 24 years delivering baked goods at the former Hathaway Bakery. He also worked as a chef for 16 years at the former Fulton County Infirmary.

Paul is lovingly survived by his wife Ruth, his children Paul Jr. (Grace), of Johnstown, Mark, (Susan) of Scottsdale, AZ David (Gail) of Lexington, MA; his 3 grandchildren Jaime Anand, Steven Leach and Cristine Leach; his great grandchildren Sebastian, Emma, Sarah and Nico; also several nieces and nephews. He was pre-deceasd by his brothers Carl, Edward, Harold and Norman.

The funeral was held on Saturday, January 23, 2016 at Amico Funeral Home, 150 South Main Street, Gloversville. Burial with full Military Honors took place at Ferndale Cemetery Johnstown, NY.

Memorial contributions may be made to Meco Volunteer Fire Department, 1600 State Highway, Route 29A, Gloversville, NY 12078 or Wounded Warrior Project, 4899 Belfort Road, Suite 300, Jacksonville, Florida, 32256.


Ilene Herrington

Published on: Friday, February 5, 2016

ILENE HERRINGTON

Ilene Herrington, 88, of Norwich passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, January 27, 2016 in Norwich.

Ilene was born on August 28, 1927 in Franklinton, NY the daughter of Wood and Josephine (Geiger) Hallenbeck. She grew up in Franklinton and attended Middleburgh Central School from which she graduated in 1945. She then went on to Albany Business College and graduated in 1947. Her favorite job was being a secretary for Ansco and the best career experience was traveling to Europe. On June 5, 1948 in St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church she married Raymond Herrington who passed away April 8, 2014. Ray’s work took them from Albany to Middletown and Binghamton before coming to Norwich in 1965.

Ilene loved gardening and crafts, and her 40 year passion for genealogy she was proud to find a document in which she learned 2 ancestors who served in the American Revolution and 3 ancestors who were passengers on the Mayflower in 1620.

Ilene served on the Board of the Chenango Valley Home, the Auxiliary to Chenango Memorial Hospital Board, was a member of the Emmanuel Episcopal Church of Norwich, an honorary member of the Norwich Garden Club, a member of the Chenango Memorial Hospital Auxiliary, a member at large of the Daughters of the American Revolution and a member of the New York Chapter (Albany Colony) of the Mayflower Society.

Ilene is survived by her brother-in- law David J. Herrington and wife Jane of Ft. Myers, FL along with several nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.

Besides her husband Raymond, Ilene was predeceased by her sister Golden Palmatier.

A funeral service for Ilene will be held on Saturday, February 6, at 10 AM from the Emmanuel Episcopal Church of Norwich. The Very Rev. Charles Taylor, Rector, will officiate.

Interment will be at a later date in the Middleburgh Cemetery.

Friends may call at the R.J.Fahy Funeral Home on Friday, February 5, from 4-6 pm.


Mark D. Marvin

Published on: Friday, February 5, 2016

MARK MARVIN

Mark D. Marvin passed away peacefully on Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at Bassett Medical Center after a brief illness. He was 40 years old.

Born March 21, 1975, in Hamilton, NY, Mark was the son of Douglas R. and Dolly (Carpenter) Marvin, each of whom survive. Mark was a 1993 graduate of Norwich High School, then attended Nazareth College. He worked in the telecommunications field, first with ProTel and, more recently, as a project manager for Pivotel, both located in Norwich. Prior to his work at ProTel, he worked at CIT, Sprint, and Comforce.

On October 4, 2008, in Norwich, Mark married his beloved wife, Alisa (Smith) Marvin, who survives.

Mark enjoyed playing World of Warcraft online with his family and friends. He loved his job in telecommunications because he was always learning something new. He found great fun in flying, and loved the feeling of being in the sky and seeing everything going on below him. You could always find Mark in a crowd because he always wore some sort of Miami Dolphins clothing. He also loved the dolphin animal. Mark loved the sport of football and enjoyed talking with anyone about the sport, most of all with his nephew, Noah. Noah, whose favorite team is the Patriots, loved to tease Mark when comparing the two teams.

Mark was also fond of attending his boys’ athletic and artistic activities, including cross country, track and field, football, wrestling, musicals, and school concerts. Also, when he was home you could always find him reclining on the couch watching movies with his family, and with one or two of the family’s cats lying on him. Mark also took pleasure in spending time with his mother and father, especially their annual “Black Friday” trips to Binghamton to shop for Christmas gifts.

Mark was a devoted and loving husband, father, son, and brother. In addition to his wife and parents, Mark is survived by his sons Alec, of Rochester, and Dusten and Cameron, each of Norwich. Sister Gina Harrington and her companion, John Kelley, of Baldwinsville, and brother Luke Marvin and his wife, Amy, of Norwich, also survive, as well as nieces and nephews Meagan, Ashley, Noah, Kylie, Joey, and Levi. Mark is also survived by his in-laws, Terry and Wendy Hackett, of Guilford, and Anne Smith and Ray Gray, of Norwich, as well as Alisa’s nephews, Ethan and Elias, and many uncles, aunts, and cousins.

Funeral services for Mark will take place at 12:00 p.m. on Monday, February 8, 2016, at the Wilson Funeral Home, where Rev. Ron Sawade, pastor, Canasawacta Valley Free Methodist Church, will officiate. Friends are invited to call at the funeral home from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service. Burial will immediately follow at South Plymouth Cemetery.

Contributions in Mark’s memory may be made to his children through a benefit account established by NBT Bank, or by using a gofundme.com account. For contributions through NBT Bank, please make checks payable to Alisa Marvin, c/o NBT Bank, Attn: Jackie Brunschmidt or Brooke Anderson, P.O. Box 351, Norwich, NY 13815. For contributions through gofundme.com, please visit: https://www.gofundme.com/mark-marvin.

To leave the family a message of condolence, please visit the funeral home website at: www.wilsonfh.com.


Richard W. Webb

Published on: Friday, February 5, 2016

RICHARD W. WEBB

SHERBURNE – Richard W. Webb, 66, of Sherburne, passed away Thursday, February 4, 2016 at the Bassett Healthcare, Cooperstown. He was born in Norwich on December 11, 1949 a son of Harold and Lila Monroe Webb and graduated in the class of 1968 from Oxford Academy. He served his country in the in the United States Air Force in Vietnam. On October 7, 2000 in Norwich he married the former Priscilla A. (Pierce) Brunschmid. Mrs. Webb predeceased him on December 6, 2009. Richard retired from the Carpenters Union Local #277, Binghamton. He also while living in Florida for a time, worked for the Florida Power & Light Co. as a welder/mechanic. He was member of the US Military Veterans, Motorcycle Club.

Surviving are his mother Lila Webb of Oxford; his children, Aaron and Karen Blanton of Midland, TX; Erick Blanton of Brooksville, FL; Kari and Robert Buck of Sherburne; Melody and Andrew Phillips of Ontario, Canada; Ronald, Jr. and Jana Miller of Sherburne; a brother and sister-in-law, Michael and Paulette Webb of South Bend, IN; a sister and brother-in-law, Tody and William (Bill) Root of MI. Grandchildren, Michael Rao; Emily, Brennan, Gauge and Delany Blanton. Johnathon and Samantha Miller; Matthew and Brianna Miller; Christopher Phillips; Bethany Phillips, two great-grandchildren, Axel and Faye and several nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by a brother, Terry Webb.

Services with Military Honors will be held Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at 11:00 AM from the Burgess & Tedesco Funeral Home, 10 S. Main St., Sherburne. Interment will be held at convenience of the family.

Friends are invited and may call on Monday from 6 to 9 PM at the funeral home.

Contributions may be made to the American Legion Post # 876 of Sherburne.

To send a condolence and sign the Book of Memories online go to www.burgessandtedescofuneralhomes.com.


Marion Moore

Published on: Friday, February 5, 2016

MARION MOORE

BRISBEN – Marion was born on December 15, 1942 in Smithville Flats Center, N.Y. The Lord welcomed her home Monday, February 1, 2016. Predeceased by her parents William and Virginia McGowan, sister Lillian, brother William and husband, David Moore.

Marion is survived by her daughter Debbie (Brian) Huttleston. So William (Crystal) Moore, granddaughters Hilary Huttleston, Lacie Moore, grandsons Nathaniel (Stacey) Parks, Garrett Huttleston and Tyler Moore. Three step grandchildren Ryan, Jeremy and Lilly and one special niece Bridget (Murray) Beck, and two very special great granddaughters Kendra Parks (Sweet Pea) and Brook Beck, sister-in-laws Adele (Paul) Gidzinski, Nancy Moore, Gert McGowan; brother-in-laws Ben and Dan Moore, many nieces, nephews, cousins and loving friends.

Marion was a school bus driver for the Greene Central School District for more than 30 years. Marion had a love for baking, and was a 4-H leaders for many yeas, guiding and shaping young people through her love of horses. She could always be found at a horse shoe with a camera around her neck and a bottle for fly spray. She always put others before herself and made sure that everyone always had what they needed even if it left her with nothing.

A celebration of her life will on Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016 at the Whitney Point Baptist Church. Calling hours will be from 10:30–11:30 a.m. immediately followed by a memorial service officiated by Pastor Ron Maslin.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Maine Mavericks c/o Diane Lindeborn, Box 33 Route 11, Castle Creek, N.Y. 13744.

A very special thank you to all the nurses, aides and doctors at the Wilson Memorial Hospital Intensive Care Unit.


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