Rosemarie Salmon, 84, died on Monday (July 31, 2017) at Rochester General Hospital. ( Friends may call from 4-7 p.m. on Friday (Aug. 4th) at the Baris Funeral Home, 87 W. Genesee St. in Clyde. A Mass of christian burial will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday (Aug. 5th) at St. John’s Catholic Church on DeZeng St in Clyde. Entombment will be held at St. John’s Cemetery
Memorials, in her name, may be made to St. Joseph the Worker Parish, Martha Ministries, 43 W. DeZeng St., Clyde, NY 14433
Mrs. Salmon was born in Lyons, New York on February 4, 1933 the daughter of Cyril and Paulyne Webber Mabie. Rosemarie earned her degree from William Smith College in Geneva. She married John Salmon and raised four children. Rosemarie had worked at Parker Hannifin and then as an X-ray tech at Lyons Hospital. She retired from the Human Resource Department at Newark Wayne Community Hospital. An active member of St. John’s Church she led the RCIA program, chaired the Parish Council, and was a lector and Communion Minister. She would often host meetings in her own home. For the last 24 years she devoted herself to her son Randy as his caregiver.
Mrs. Salmon is survived by three sons Kirk, Douglas and Randall; a daughter Stacy Salmon , three grandchildren, four great -grandchildren; and a sister, Priscilla Paliotti.
She was predeceased by her husband, John and two sisters Geraldine Burnham and Catherine VanHall.