RICHFIELD SPRINGS - Laura Lucille "Lucy" Blowers Mayne, 86, of Richfield Springs, passed away peacefully on Sunday, June 10, 2018, in Cooperstown.
Lucy was born in Fairfield, on Nov. 24, 1931, the daughter of the late George and Evelyn Bacon Blowers.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by grandsons, Paul Herbert Prill and Cpl. Michael Lee Mayne; sisters, Janette Riedel and Georgene Wilson; and a nephew, Kent Riedel.
She is survived by children, Dale (Iva) Mayne of Burlington Flats, Dennis (Theresa) Mayne of Burlington Flats, Lee (Cathy) Mayne of Burlington Flats, Cynthia Elliott of Richfield Springs, Elaine (Richard) Volpe of Burlington Flats and Gloria (Robert) Lindsay of Red Bank, New Jersey. She is also survived by 10 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; brother-in-law, Albert Riedel; sisters-in-law, Dawn Hull and Anne (Dick) Weiss; several nieces and nephews.
Lucy was raised in West Winfield, and graduated from the West Winfield Central School with the Class of 1950.
She married Herbert Mayne on April 13, 1952, and they settled Burlington Flats shortly after. In addition to raising six children, Lucy worked with Bassett ob/gyn as an office secretary for 13 years.
Active in the Burlington Flats Baptist Church, Lucy spent more than 20 years as the Sunday School Superintendent, and led the Vacation Bible School. Later in life, she became a member of the Presbyterian Church of Cooperstown. She also formed and led the Wharton Valley Offsprings 4-H Club.
Lucy's family thanks the loving staffs of Cooperstown Center and Catskill Area Hospice for taking such good care of their mom for the last year. Special thanks is also extended to Pastor Jay Henderson and David Delker for their loving care of Lucy and her family.
Calling hours will be from 4 to 7 p.m., Wednesday June 13, at the Burlington Flats Baptist Church, Burlington Flats. Memorial services will be at 11 a.m., Thursday June 14, at the Burlington Flats Baptist Church with Pastor Jay Henderson officiating. Interment will be in Taylor Hill Cemetery.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Burlington Flats Baptist Church, Arnold Road, Burlington Flats, NY 13315, in loving memory of Lucy.
Arrangements are with Delker and Terry Funeral Home, 30 South St., Edmeston. To send condolences, visit www.delkerterryfuneralhome.com, or Facebook Delker and Terry Funeral Home.
Published on June 11, 2018