Clifton Springs - Doris Margaret Dunning, age 95, passed away on (Sept. 28, 2013) at Clifton Springs Hospital.
A memorial service will be held 1 p.m. Saturday (Oct. 5, 2013) at the Clifton Springs Hospital Chapel. Burial will follow in Melvin Hill Cemetery, Phelps.
Friends may contribute to the Clifton Springs Hospital Nursing Home Activities Fund in Doris's memory.
Doris was born July 4, 1918 in Richville, N.Y. the daughter of the late Arthur and Bertha Petrie. She was a graduate of Gouverneur High School. On Oct. 30, 1938 Doris married John G. Dunning. They were married for 67 years. Doris was a member of the Clifton Springs United Methodist Church and did extensive volunteer work throughout the area. She enjoyed reading, bingo, cats and flowers. Most important to Doris was spending time with her family. Doris was a caring mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. She will be sadly missed.
Doris is survived by her son, Ray (Nancy) Dunning; son-in-law, John Kardys; grandchildren, Angela (Pete) Czerkas, Ian (Crystal) Kardys, Deanna Dunning, Jeff Mason and Amanda Mason; great grandchildren, Ava and Sophia Czerkas and Jordan Kardys.
She is predeceased by her husband, John G. Dunning; daughter, Katrina Kardys; brother, Laurence (Jean) Petrie; and sister, Vera (Ed) LaVarnway.
Funeral arrangements entrusted to the Patrick Funeral Home, Clifton Springs.