Edna <I>Higgins</I> Babcock

Edna Higgins Babcock

Death 16 Aug 1997 (aged 89–90)
Burial Sandy Creek, Oswego County, New York, USA
Plot S 43
Memorial ID 138482358 · View Source
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Watertown Daily Times (NY) - Monday, August 18, 1997

Edna E. Babcock, 90, of 2690 Oswego County Route 2, died Saturday at Samaritan Medical Center, Watertown, where she had been a patient since July 7.
Mrs. Babcock formerly was a waitress at local restaurants.
Born May 1, 1907, in Antwerp, daughter of Edwin and Myrtle Simpson Higgins, she had lived in Watertown and Lacona before moving to Richland in 1967.
She married Ernest C. Babcock on July 27, 1947, in the Church of Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Church, Watertown, with the Rev. Benoit C. Dostie officiating. Mr. Babcock died July 5, 1976.
Surviving are a daughter, Nadine Bolton, Watertown, four grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Three brothers, Arthur, Nicholas and Otis Higgins, and a sister, Ida, died before her.
The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday in Summerville Funeral Home, Sandy Creek, with the Rev. John Hogan officiating. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Sandy Creek.

1907-1997. Wife of Ernest C. Babcock.

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  • Maintained by: Charlene Cole
  • Originally Created by: Half-Shire Historical Society
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  • Find A Grave Memorial 138482358
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