ONEONTA - Marjorie Mabel Paddleford, 92, of Oneonta, passed away on Sunday, Aug. 6, 2017, at A.O. Fox Nursing Home in Oneonta.
She was born on Dec. 15, 1924, in Worcester, the daughter of Howard E. and Rhea R. Boyd.
She married George Paddleford on March 25, 1944. He predeceased her on Feb. 14, 1996.
Marjorie was known for her sense of humor and unconditional love of everyone. She was a big Elvis fan. An animal lover, she especially enjoyed parakeets and canaries. She was a regular at Stewart's for coffee and scratch-off tickets. She enjoyed playing all types of games and was a New York Yankees and NASCAR fan. She kept African violets for many years.
Marjorie is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Stanley E. and Molly Paddleford of Oneonta; grandchildren, Jeanne Anderson of Milford, Scott and Shelly Smith of Albany, Lance Monroe of Oneonta, Alicia and Jamie Ray of Saquoit and Laurie and Travis Filmer of Clearmont, Florida; great-grandchildren, Kyle Paddleford, Brett Decker, Alexander Ray, Logan Ray, Aspen Ray, Isabelle Shaver and Aidan Shaver; great-great-granddaughter, Lauren Decker; brother, Louie and Jane Trask of Mount Vision; sister-in-law, Roberta Trask; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was also predeceased by siblings, Stanley and Ruth Trask, Joseph Trask and Mary and Robert Barnes.
Friends are invited to greet the family from 2 to 3 p.m., Friday, Aug. 11, at the Lester R. Grummons Funeral Home, 14 Grand St., Oneonta, where a memorial service will take place immediately following at 3 p.m.
Burial will take place at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers, donations are asked to be made to the Susquehanna Animal Shelter, 4841 NY-28, Cooperstown, NY 13326.
Condolences to the family may be offered online at www.grummonsfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements are by the Lester R. Grummons Funeral Home of Oneonta.
Published on August 8, 2017