Joan C. Stilson


FRANKLIN - Joan C. Stilson, 85, passed away peacefully at her residence April 17, 2019.
She was born Nov. 26, 1933, in Johnson City, the daughter of the late Wendell E. and Helen M. (Livings) Cook.
Joan was a longtime resident of Franklin.
Joan is survived by her children and their spouses, KC Feiler (Fred), R. Michael Hyzer (Kim) and Anne E. Leavey (John); five loving grandchildren and three loving great-grandchildren.
She was predeceased by her husband, Walter R. Stilson.
At Joan's request there will be a private interment in Ouleout Valley Cemetery, Franklin, at which time she will be united with her husband, Walter.
Memorial contributions may be made in Joan's name to the Franklin Emergency Services, P.O. Box 934, Franklin, N.Y. 13775.
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Arrangements are by the Kenneth L. Bennett Funeral Home, Franklin.
Published on April 22, 2019
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3 posts

Jim and Linda Dallara
Apr 30, 2019
Our sincere condolences to all the family of Joan Stilson, and especially our friends the Feilers. May she rest in peace and may the family find peace in their faith. The Dallaras
Jack and Ann Law
Apr 25, 2019
Our sincere sympathy to all of Joan's easily
Jeff McCormack
Apr 24, 2019
My condolences to the Hyzer family.