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 Matie <I>Hilts</I> Adamany

Matie Hilts Adamany

Herkimer County, New York, USA
Death 31 Dec 2005 (aged 86)
Richfield Springs, Otsego County, New York, USA
Burial Herkimer, Herkimer County, New York, USA
Plot Sect. 4
Memorial ID 88566604 · View Source
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Richfield Springs- Matie H. Adamany,86,of Main Street passed away peacefully Saturday,Dec.31,2005, in St.Luke's Medical Center,New Hartford,with the comfort of her knowing her husband was at her bedside.

She was born July 14, 1919,in the Town of Columbia,a daughter of the late Leo and Elizabeth Skinner Hilts. A lifelong area resident,she was educated in Columbia schools.

For more than 29 years she worked at the Farmers Museum,Cooperstown,retiring in 1990. She skillfully demonstrated the art of weaving and spinning. Matie enjoyed sharing her knowledge with those who inquired.

On Nov.4,1989, she married Samuel Adamany in the Congregational Church,Bridgewater. Their life together was one of true devotion and admiration. When she spoke of her family,she radiated the biggest smile. Her daily life was lived in a gentle ,caring and honest manner,and that loving smile will be long remembered.

Surviving beside her husband 0f 16 years,Samuel; is her daughter,Beverly Thorne and her husband,Louis, of Elmira,Mich.; two grandchildren, Jean Ann Bollinger of Mount Pleasant, Mich., and Clifford Thorne of Elmira,Mich.; four great-grandsons; a niece,Elizabeth Gooden and her husband, Charles, of West Winfield; and a nephew, the Rev. Edmond Cotton and his wife, Lucy, of Port Jervis.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Lillian Cotton and a grandson John Allen Thomas.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday in Fenner Funeral Home Inc., 115 Court Street, Herkimer.

Interment in Oak Hill Cemetery will be private and at the convenience of the family.

There are no calling hours.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Richfield Springs Volunteer Rescue Squad. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.

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