Marion V. Holcomb, 95

M arion V. Holcomb, 95, formerly of  Whitehall, passed away on Saturday, April 7, 2012, at the St. Mary’s Hospital in Amsterdam.

Born on April 19, 1916, in Putnam, she was the daughter of the late Jerome and Harriet “Hattie” (Harvey) Granger.

She enjoyed working in her flower gardens, embroidering, crocheting and knitting.

Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Vernon T. Holcomb, who died in 1998, and her siblings, Valorus Granger, Rosetta Alden, Louis Granger, Maud Belden, Hazel Granger, Viola Wright, Luther Granger, Gladys Beebe, Bernard Granger and Howard Granger.

Survivors include two daughters, Delores Cooper of Sloansville and Jean Bezio Marcotte of Hague and one son, Ronald Holcomb and his wife, Grace of Fort Plains; 10 grandchildren, Gary Cooper, Terry Cooper and his wife, Teri, Craig Cooper and his wife, Brenda, Christina Cobaba and her husband, Roger, Penny Cooper, Thurman Bezio, Damon Bezio, Dawn Bazan and her husband, Chris, Ronald Holcomb Jr. and his wife, Priscilla and Roy Holcomb and his wife, Debbie; 28 great-grandchildren and 11 great-great-grandchildren.

There was a memorial service at the Jillson Funeral Home, Inc., 46 Williams St., Whitehall, New York on Wednesday, April 11, with interment following in Clemons Cemetery.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of a donation in Marion’s name to the St. Mary’s Hospital, 427 Guy Park Ave., Amsterdam, NY 12010.

Comments

comments

Read more in this week's Times in newsstands now or click here to read right now with our e-edition.

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Northshire Freepress 02/27/15

North Country Freepress – 02/27/15

Lakes Classifieds – 02/27/15

Lakes Region Freepress 02/27/15

Classifieds 02/25/14

A year later, Pember on path to recovery

Bob and Mary (3)

By Derek Liebig A year after a state audit revealed the Granville institution was in a precarious financial state, the […]

A day in the life of a Whitehall Cop

Patrolman Joel Archambault issues a ticket during Monday's ridealong

By Dan King For a small town, there is always something to do as a cop in Whitehall. At 9:30 […]

Behavioral Specialist program to continue

Liz Legault

By Dan King The Whitehall Board of Education voted Monday to continue the district’s much-discussed behavioral specialist program. In an […]

Snail Mail gets slower

Whitehall Post Office

By Dan King People in New York’s rural municipalities, including Whitehall, may have to wait an extra day for delivery […]

Granville spirit night

By Derek Liebig Bolstering school spirit is the aim of an event that will be held tomorrow night at Granville […]

Hampton puts aside funds for equipment

By Derek Liebig The Hampton Town Board is putting some money aside for a rainy day. The board voted last […]

Whitehall Rifle Club still perfect

The Whitehall Rifle Club finished the first half of the season 7-0 with its strongest outing of the year, by […]