Johnston Funeral Home
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SOUTH NEW BERLIN - Edgar "Perry" Pope, 90, of South New Berlin, passed away on Friday, Feb. 8, 2019, at the Norwich Rehabilitation and Nursing Center.
Perry was born in Edmeston, the son of Edward and Nillie (Green) Pope.
He married Gladys...
GILBERTSVILLE - Mary L. Knicklebine, 79, a lifelong resident of Gilbertsville, passed away at her home on Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019.
Mary was born on May 7, 1939, in Oneonta, a daughter of the late Robert and Emilie (Williams) Faber.
Mary was a...
MORRIS - Mary Ellen (Taber) Bellows, 92, of Morris, passed away Monday, Jan. 21, 2019, at Cooperstown Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing in Phoenix Mills.
Ellen was born in Herkimer, the daughter of Harry and Genevieve (Strong) Taber.
LAURENS - Ron Lee Valentine, 69, was called to heaven on Jan. 18, 2019, following a brief illness with a rare cancer.
In February 1949, Ron Valentine and his twin brother, Don Valentine, were born to Durward and Leah Valentine at Oneonta's...
BINGHAMTON - Mary Lou Hammond, 64, of Binghamton, passed away in UHS Wilson Medical Center in Johnson City on Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019.
Mary Lou was born on Nov. 24, 1954, in Norwich, and was a daughter of Lester and Mary Ann (Pooler) Thompson....
RONKONKOMA - Brian J. Merz, 48, formerly of Morris, passed away unexpectedly on Dec. 24, 2018.
Brian was born on Aug. 13, 1970, in Smithtown. He was the son of the late Carl Duane Merz and Donna Joan Calamiello.
Brian was a master carpenter,...
PITTSFIELD - Edward John Van Beers, 84, of Pittsfield, passed away unexpectedly on Jan. 11, 2019.
Calling hours will be from 5 to 7 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 17, at the Johnston Funeral Home, 60 Broad St., Morris. Graveside services will take place...
SOUTH NEW BERLIN - Jack Albert Hazen Sr., 78, of South New Berlin, passed away in the comfort of his home with his loving wife, children and grandchildren by his side on the morning of Jan. 6, 2019.
Jack was born on Oct. 19, 1940 in...
GILBERTSVILLE - Rosemarie Vrooman, 85, of Gilbertsville passed away on Dec. 28, 2018 at Chase Memorial Nursing Home in New Berlin. Rosemarie was born on Dec. 29, 1932 to the late Albertis and Mary (Di Cesare) Montebello in New York City.
GILBERTSVILLE - Ruth M. Hoyt of Gilbertsville died following a brief illness in the early minutes of New Year's Day, 2019. She was 89.
Ruth Elizabeth Matteson was born on Dec. 19, 1929, to Charles Berton and Clara Keach Matteson of...