She was born Jan. 30, 1907, in Davenport, the daughter of George and Maibel (Shelly) Hitt.
She married Frank L. Burdick on June 2, 1923. He predeceased her on March 1, 1979.
Mrs. Burdick worked at Greendell Packing in Prattsville for 15 years before retiring. She was a member of the Bloomville Grange for 50 years and a lifetime member of the National Grange.
She was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints and enjoyed the gospel and served many callings in the church.
A wonderful mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother, she loved to spend time with her family, especially watching the children play. She loved to serve others and was always willing to help anyone she could. Gladys had a love for food and was a terrific baker and also enjoyed playing cards with her Card Club.
She is survived by her children, Leonard and MaryEllen Burdick of Oneonta, Mildred and Thomas Camb of Bovina, Alden and Janice Burdick of Bloomville and Ford Burdick of Bloomville; a son-in-law, Lyle Wilson of Delhi; 14 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and 12 great-great-grandchildren. She is also survived by two brothers, Earl Hitt of Sherburne and Ford Hitt of Norwich, and two sisters, Harriet Gesell of Delhi and Evelyn Quackenbush of Bloomville.
Two daughters, Elsie B. Wilson and Edna Frances Burdick; a son, Marion Burdick; a daughter-in-law, Belle Burdick; two sisters, Bertha Truax and Mildred Decker; and a brother, Gerald Hitt, predeceased her.
Calling hours will take place Thursday, April 15, 1999, from 7 to 9 p.m. at the MacArthur Funeral Home, Hobart. The funeral will be Friday, April 16, 1999, at 10 a.m. with President Baldauf officiating at the MacArthur Funeral Home, Hobart. Burial will follow at Riverside Cemetery, Bloomville.
Contributions in her memory may be made to the Bovina Emergency Squad or the Bloomville Emergency Squad.
Arrangements are pending at the MacArthur Funeral Home, Davenport.
He was born Dec. 10, 1920, in Roxbury. He married Constance Formichella Reed on July 11, 1949.
Dick was educated in Roxbury High School, Roxbury, and Ithaca College, Ithaca, where he earned his bachelor's of science and master's of science degrees.
He was a veteran of the United States Army as a technical sergeant W/246th Chemical Services Platoon, from January 1942-December 1945. He served in the South Pacific including the Philippines and Guadal Canal and was a member of VFW Post 6292, Stamford.
Coach Reed retired as athletic director from South Kortright Central School, where he coached soccer, basketball, baseball, track and golf. He was elected to the N.Y.S.P.H.S. Section 4 Hall of Fame. He was a former member and director of the Stamford Golf Club; charter member and first vice president of the Stamford Kiwanis Club; member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Stamford, and Saint Sebastian Catholic Church, Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
Dick is survived by his wife, Constance Reed of Hobart; a son, Michael Reed of Florida; a sister, Alice Kasmer of Roxbury; and several nieces and nephews.
A memorial Mass was held March 29, 1999, at Saint Sebastian Catholic Church, Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Stamford, Saturday, April 17, 1999, at 11 a.m., with Fr. John Burns officiating.
There will be no visiting hours.
Donations in his memory may be sent to Palliative Care, Holy Cross Hospital, 4725 North Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale, Fla. 33308.
Arrangements are with the MacArthur Funeral Home, Hobart.
He was born Nov. 19, 1912, in Brooklyn, N.Y., the son of Gerd and Catherine Normann.
He married Ella Reichhardt in 1939. She died in 1992. He married Sylvia "Millie" Sheily in 1994.
Fred worked in the sugar refinery in Brooklyn, N.Y., and moved to North Franklin, N.Y., in 1948, where he operated a poultry farm. After selling the farm, he owned and operated the Big Top ice cream stand in Unadilla, N.Y. He retired and moved to Florida in 1972, where he was active in the Visually Impaired Persons organization. He was a 32nd degree mason, a master in the Franklin Masonic Lodge, and a member of the Araba Temple of Fort Myers, Fla.
Fred is survived by his wife, Sylvia "Millie" Normann of Fort Myers, Fla.; his son and daughter-in-law, Richard and Margarete Normann of Otego, N.Y.; his brother and sister-in-law, Gerd and Catherine Normann of Bricktown, N.J.; his stepdaughter, Dolores Brown of Illinois; seven grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and a cousin, Roberta Altomonte of New Port Richey, Fla.
A memorial funeral service was held on April 5, 1999, at the Messiah Lutheran Church, North Fort Myers, Fla., with Pastor Paul B. Milholland officiating. Cremation arrangements were by North Fort Myers Memorial Gardens Funeral Home.
He was born April 29, 1904, in Mount Clemens, Mich., the son of William L. and Ida (Green) Hatzenbuhler.
He married Ruth Adilaide Rathburn on June 30, 1938, in Broadalbin, who survives.
He retired from the New York State Electric and Gas Corp. in 1969, after working in the Oneonta, Sidney and New Berlin areas.
He was a lifetime member of the First Presbyterian Church of Broadalbin.
He was a charter member and past president of the IBEW No. 992 and had been honored for his many years of membership. He was a member of Phoebus Lodge No. 82 of New Berlin, serving as secretary for many years. He was also a member of the Scottish Rite, Valley of Utica.
Uriah is survived by one son, Richard W. Hatzenbuhler of Hillsboro, N.H.; eight grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
He was predeceased by three brothers, William, Jacob and Charles Hatzenbuhler, and one sister, Dulcie Hatzenbuhler.
A memorial service will be held for the family at a later date. Interment will be in Broadalbin Cemetery, Broadalbin.
Memorial donations may be made to the New Berlin Emergency Squad, New Berlin; the Tirandirah Chapter O.E.S. No. 457 of New Berlin; Phoebus Lodge No. 82 of New Berlin; or the NRA.
She was born July 1, 1900, the daughter of John F. and Bessie (Tyler) Bundy.
Geraldine attended the Oneonta Normal School and taught in the areas local One Room School House, until centralization. During the war she was employed by Scintilla in Sidney. Later Geraldine was a seamstress for the Dietz Street Dress Factory in Oneonta, until her retirement. She was a member of the Methodist Church.
Geraldine is survived by her nieces, nephew and their spouses, Betty and LeRoy Polling of Palm Bay, Fla., Barbara and Vernon Bunn of Utica and Donald and Doris Hull of Garrattsville; several cousins; and a special friend, Shirley Swan.
She was predeceased by her sister, Dorothy Hull, in August 1998.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, April 17, 1999, at 2 p.m. at the Houk-Johnston-Terry Funeral Home, Edmeston, with Pastor Bill Lyon officiating. Calling hours are two hours prior to the service. Interment will be later in the spring at Edmeston Union Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Geraldine's memory to the Garrattsville Emergency Squad.
Arrangements are by Houk-Johnston-Terry Funeral Home, Edmeston.
Vera was born June 27, 1915, in Oneonta, the daughter of William D. and Jennie A. (Tourjee) Goodrich.
Vera was a Gold Star member of the Order of the Eastern Star No. 116 Martha Chapter of Oneonta. She was a self-employed home health care aid in the area.
Vera is survived by a nephew, John Goodrich of Otego; six cousins, Freda Bordzol, Ted Bordzol and Betsy Ann Mabie of Oneonta, Marion Perry of New Berlin, and Harriett Marie Zalai and Lena Hoyt of Virginia.
Graveside services will be held 11 a.m. Friday at Glenwood Cemetery, Oneonta, with the Rev. Gary Folz officiating. The family will receive friends Thursday evening, from 7 to 9 at the Bookhout Funeral Home, 357 Main St., Oneonta.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Catskill Area Hospice, 542 Main St., Oneonta, N.Y. 13820.
Arrangements are by the Bookhout Funeral Homes, Oneonta and Otego.
Mr. Parker was born in Binghamton, N.Y., but resided in Champaign-Urbana, Ill., the last 22 years.
He received a bachelor's degree in philosophy in 1961 and a master's in sociology in 1967, from Binghamton University. He was an assistant professor of sociology at the State University College at Oneonta, from 1967 to 1974.
He was a member of the Unitarian Universalist Church of Urbana, Ill., and his memorial service will be held there on Saturday, April 24, 1999, at 2 p.m. He was also a longtime published member of the Red Herring Poets and University Chess Club.
David is survived by his mother, Mary Agnes Parker of Miami Beach; two daughters, Heidi M. Kester of W. Walworth, N.Y., and Mandi C. Mader of Garrett Park, Md.; a brother and sister; and four grandchildren.
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