Ottman Funeral Home
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CHERRY VALLEY - Jane L. Wadkins of Cherry Valley, died peacefully in her home on Jan. 13, 2019.
She was born on Jan. 12, 1925, in Phenix City, Alabama, to Daniel and Lucile Chappell.
Jane is survived by her daughter, Linda Buzzutto; sons,...
ONEONTA - Glenn Charles Bidwell, 72, passed away Dec. 22, 2018, at the home of his daughter. Glenn had stopped laughing so we all knew it was time for him to go. He passed peacefully, surrounded by his family.
Glenn was born in Oneonta on Feb....
M.E. "Betsy" Hayes, 70, devoted wife and best friend of Bill Hayes of Cooperstown, passed away on Jan. 2, 2019 from complications of a recent illness.
Born in Plainfield, New Jersey, Betsy cherished the memories of her early...
SPRINGFIELD - David Clark Shoemaker "Shoey", 76, of Walnut Grove Hill Rd, Richfield Springs, passed away peacefully Jan 6, 2019 in his home.
He was born in Ilion, May 26, 1942 to Clark Shoemaker and Beulah Willsey.
Shoey was a Veteran of the US...
SOUTH VALLEY - David H. Thompson of South Valley died surrounded by loving family on Monday, Dec. 31, 2018. Born on July 15, 1938 to Clyde and Grace Thompson, Dave was predeceased by both of his parents and brothers Leland and Willis.
SPRINGFIELD CENTER - Grace Mae Robertson, a longtime resident of Springfield Center, died peacefully in her sleep on Jan. 1, 2019.
Always known as Mae, she was the daughter of Grace and Leonard Murphy, born in Oneonta on May 3, 1926.
EAST SPRINGFIELD - Robert G. Weaver, 66, passed away Jan. 1, 2019.
Son of Herbert and Barbara (Gray) Weaver, Bob was a lifelong farmer and outdoorsman.
He operated Gray Gables farm as a dairy for many years and lately grew vegetables and...
CHERRY VALLEY - Arthur Adam Wannamaker, a longtime resident of Cherry Valley, died Dec. 13, 2018. He was 91 years old.
Born March 28, 1927, in Springfield, Long Island, to Charles Wannamaker and Wilhelmina H. Shriefer, Arthur grew up in Brooklyn...
MOUNT VISION - Lillian Alpaugh Timer, 99, passed away peacefully on Friday, Dec. 14, 2018, at Chestnut Park Rehabilitation & Nursing Center in Oneonta.
Lillian was born on Nov. 30, 1919, in Middlefield, the daughter of Earl and Pearl (Chase)...
CHERRY VALLEY - Patricia M. Dinger, 63, of Cherry Valley, passed away unexpectedly, Dec. 3, 2018, at Centers Healthcare, Cooperstown.
Patricia was a one-of-a-kind woman with a contagious smile and laugh. She loved the Lord and her church, puzzles...