NELLISTON - Marie "Rita" Baldwin, 55, of Nelliston, passed away peacefully, Jan. 19, 2018, at Bassett Hospital, with her loved ones at her side, following a very long battle with ALS.
Marie was born in Little Falls Hospital on Nov. 10, 1962, to her parents, LeVere and Maxine Prime (Ambridge).
Marie enjoyed being around people and especially her beloved dog, Jenna. She enjoyed her gardening, camping, and loved to cook. She enjoyed being with her family and friends.
Marie worked for Beechnut in Canajoharie, ARC, and most recently for the Walmart Distribution Center in Sharon Springs.
Marie is survived by her mother, Maxine Ambridge; son, Cory Baldwin; daughter, Anna Young and her husband, Jerry; sisters, Gail (Tony) Miles of Cherry Valley, Cindy (Mark) Johnson of Dolgeville; brother, Tom Ambridge of St. Johnsville; grandchildren, Mike Baldwin, Zack and Dai Young, and Sadie Baldwin; nephews, Taylor (Mel) Miles, Jason (Tonya) Johnson, Craig (Tracy) Ambridge; nieces, Kim Johnson and Heather (Jeff) Blowers; several great-nephews and nieces
Marie was predeased by her father, LeVere Prime in 1978; and stepfather, Tom Ambridge in 2010.
Services will at the Ottman Funeral Home in Cherry Valley. Calling hours will be from 6 to 8 p.m., Tuesday, Jan 23. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m., Wednesday, Jan 24.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the ALS Foundation or the South Minden or Cherry Valley firehouses.
Condolences may be made online at www.ottmanfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements were entrusted to the Ottman Funeral Home, Cherry Valley.
Published on January 21, 2018