Mary V. Morrow, 78, longtime resident of Keady Road, passed away peacefully at her home on Thursday (May 3, 2018) following a recent cancer diagnosis.
A Celebration of Mary’s life will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. on Saturday (May 12) at the Interlaken Sportsmen’s Club, 8561 Tunison Road, all of her friends and family are invited to join.
In lieu of flowers, kindly consider a donation to Lifetime Care Hospice, 800 W Miller St Suite #6, Newark, NY 14513 or the Lodi Volunteer Fire Department, PO Box 299, Lodi, NY 14860.
Mary was born in Ithaca on July 17, 1939, a daughter of the late George L. and Hazel (Rosbaugh) VanVleet. She graduated from Interlaken High School and began a long career at Willard Psychiatric Center as a therapy aide. Following her retirement, she enjoyed gardening, helping to raise her grandchildren and cooking for the large family picnics and holidays.
She is survived by her children Merrie (Rob) Warner of Binghamton, Jacquelyn (John Oberbeck) Morrow of Ovid, and Charles (Sarah VanOrden) Morrow of Ovid; 9 grandchildren, and her brothers Frank (Mary Louise) VanVleet of Caton, Dana G. VanVleet of Ovid, Clair A. VanVleet of Florida and Carl R. VanVleet of Valois; her sister, Nelda J. MacDonald of Romulus and sister-in-law, Brenda VanVleet of Trumansburg.
Mary was preceded in death by her husband, Lyle in 2011; by her brother, Douglas and brother-in-law, George MacDonald.