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Clara E. (Swinyer) Talbot Besaw
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Birth: Dec. 10, 1913
New York, USA
Death: Mar. 26, 1999
Lake Placid
Essex County
New York, USA

Besaw, 85, formerly of the
Overlook Apartments in
Bloomingdale, died Friday, March
26, 1999 at the Uihlein Mercy
Center in Lake Placid.
Born Dec. 10, 1913 in Pine
Park, she was the daughter of
Archie and Lucy (Paye) Swinyer.
Besaw was a resident of the area
for most of her life. For a short time
she worked in Rochester assembling
land mines during WWII. She
had been employed for many years
factories as well as the Troy and
Silver Laundries in Saranac Lake
until her retirement in the late
1970's. She enjoyed knitting, crochet,
cooking and growing flowers.
Survivors include her husband
George of Vermontville; one
daughter, Rosalie Kilfoyle of
Saranac Lake; one daughter-in-law,
Kathy Talbot of Saranac Lake; four
grandchildren; three great grandchildren;
three nephews and four
She was predeceased by her first
Husband Grover Talbot in 1940,
one son, Edward Talbot in 1997;
three brothers and three sisters.
Calling hours are from 2 to 4
p.m. and 7 to 8 p.m. on Monday at
the Fortune-Keough Funeral Home
in Saranac Lake. The funeral service
will follow with Rev. William
Neil, pastor of the First United
Methodist Church, officiating.
Interment will be in the Union
Cemetery in Vermontville in May.

Family links: 
  Archibald K. Swinyer (1868 - 1950)
  Edith E. Paye Swinyer (1872 - 1934)
  George E. Besaw (1922 - 2000)
  Ola E. Swinyer Gallagher (1889 - 1959)*
  Arlo J. Swinyer (1891 - 1963)*
  Cleo Swinyer Rieck (1894 - 1971)*
  Kinsley Smith Swinyer (1896 - 1950)*
  Mack S. Swinyer (1898 - 1960)*
  Edith A. Swinyer Ransom (1904 - 1981)*
  Clara E. (Swinyer) Talbot Besaw (1913 - 1999)
*Calculated relationship
Union Cemetery
Franklin County
New York, USA
Created by: J. Pacholke
Record added: Sep 25, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 97784252
Clara E. <i>(Swinyer) Talbot</i> Besaw
Added by: Patrick Egan
Clara E. <i>(Swinyer) Talbot</i> Besaw
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Added by: Patrick Egan
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- B. Noelting
 Added: Sep. 6, 2013
Rest in Peace, Clara.
- Patrick Egan
 Added: Apr. 7, 2013
Distant Relative
- J. Pacholke
 Added: Sep. 25, 2012

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