OBITUARY

Evelyn M. Beames

March 17, 1922October 4, 2012

Evelyn M. Beames, 90, of Treadwell, passed away peacefully on Thursday, October 4, 2012 at the A.O. Fox Nursing Home surrounded by her family.

Evelyn was born on March 17, 1922 in Shinhopple, NY the daughter of the late Riley and Florabelle (Howe) Luscomb.

Evelyn was a member of the Spirit and Truth Christian Assembly in West Oneonta.

She loved baking, shopping, flower gardening and birds. She especially loved her grandchildren and her family. She was a loving, caring and giving person.

Evelyn is survived by her children, Merlyn Ring and his wife, Jeannie of Kingman, Arizona, Carolyn Ortiz of Unadilla, Bruce Shaw, and his wife, Jeanne of Treadwell and Kenneth Shaw and his wife, Bette of Treadwell.

She is also survived by many grandchildren, great grandchildren, great great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Evelyn was predeceased by her parents, her daughter, Bonnie Barse, her lifelong companion, Herb Baldwin and all of her sisters and brothers.

Funeral services will be held at 1 pm on Friday, October 12, 2012 at the Kenneth L. Bennett Funeral Home with Rev. Mitchell Spring, officiating. Interment will follow in the Croton Union Cemetery in Treadwell.

Friends may call from noon until service time on Friday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Catskill Area Hospice, 1 Birchwood Drive, Oneonta, NY 13820. Condolences to the family may be made online by visiting our website: www.bennettfh.com.

Arrangements are by the Kenneth L. Bennett Funeral Home, Franklin.

Services

  • Visitation Friday, October 12, 2012
  • Funeral Service Friday, October 12, 2012
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Ellen (Homovich) Becker

October 12, 2012

My best wishes and prayers are with you all at this time. Bless you, Aunt Evelyn, I will never forget how sweet your were and the good times that you, me and Grandma Pickie had. Love you all.
Ellen and family

Mary Jane Homovich-Holle

October 12, 2012

My thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time. Will always remember her for her kindness & hospitality.RIP Aunt Evelyn.

Carolyn Ortiz

October 11, 2012

MY MOM,
You are now resting in the arms of Jesus. You are now at home with your family that went before you and my sister Bonnie and my loving husband Angelo. Im glad that I was with you until the end when God took you by his hand and led you to the promised land of no pain and suffering. Rejoice now. I give God all the glory for your 90 years on earth. Rest In Peace. Your loving daughter.

Dameon Hitt

October 11, 2012

Dear Grandma with the birds,
I will miss your beautiful smile and I will miss making you smile. I love you Grandma.
Your Great Great Grandson,
Dameon

Carolyn Ortiz

October 11, 2012

My Mom,
You are now resting in the arms of Jesus. You are now at home with your family that went before you and my sister Bonnie and my loving husband Angelo. I'm glad I was with you until the end when God took you by his hand and led you to the promise land of no pain and suffering. Rejoice now! I give God all the glory for your 90 years on earth. Rest In Peace.
Your Loving Daughter,
Carolyn

Phyllis and Gary Cower

October 10, 2012

May memories of life and of happiness shared sustain and comfort you in your present sorrows, and may the love of God and the caring presence of your family and friends comfort you. With Deepest Sympathy.

Elizabeth Hitt

October 8, 2012

Rest in peace Grandma, you will forever live on in our hearts.
with love always
Elizabeth, Maddi and Bryden

Sharon Greco

October 8, 2012

Im going to miss the times that me and Dameon stayed with you. Im so happy that I was able to be with you at the end. May you fly high now that your pain free and in a better place...

JAMES STILSON

October 8, 2012

OH GRAM I AM SO THANKFUL THAT NOT ONLY WERE YOU MY GRANDMOTHER, BUT MY BEST OF FRIEND, IT HAS BEEN SO DIFFICULT NOT BEING ABLE TO SEE YOU MUCH OVER THE LAST FEW YEARS DUE TO ME WAITING FOR A LIVER TRANSPLANT BUT PRAISE GOD THAT I RECEIVED MY MIRACLE JUST A LITTLE OVER 9 MONTH'S AGO WITH A SECOND CHANCE AT LIFE AND A NEW LIVER SO THAT I CAN MAKE THIS DIFFICULT TRIP BACK HOME TO SAY GOOD BYE TO MY BEST FRIEND WHOM I WILL TREASURE FOR OUR SPECIAL BOND FOREVER, BUT REST IN PEACE AND SUFFER NO MORE AND TAKE JOY DEAR GRAM NOW THAT YOUR BODY IS WITHOUT PAIN AND YOUR SPIRIT IS ALL AROUND US AND THAT YOUR HEAVENLY BODY IS FREE FROM THIS WORLDLY PAIN, SO AS DIFFICULT AS IT IS TO SEE YOU GO WE CAN REJOICE IN KNOWING WHAT A GLORIOUS PLACE YOU ARE NOW.
LOVE YOUR JIMMY (SWEET JAMES)

Linda Cutting

October 8, 2012

Carolyn, so sorry for your loss, it's been along time since we were all neighbors and had lots of good times along with the not so good.