Mary Miskell

June 3, 1932February 24, 2021

Mary M. Miskell, 88, of Oneonta passed away Wednesday, February 24, 2021 at M.I. Bassett Hospital, Cooperstown.

She was born June 3, 1932 in Delhi the daughter of the late Earl and Margaret (Potter) Jackson.

Mary married John R. Miskell and he predeceased her on September 17, 2011.

Mary was a cook at several area restaurants. She also was an Avon representative for many years.

She was a longtime member of the River Street Baptist Church, Oneonta.

Mary is survived by her two sons, Robert Miskell and Patrick Miskell; six grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; three sisters, Phyllis Skokan, Betty Hunt, and Shirley Rhinebeck; one, brother, Harry Jackson; as well as many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her son, Michael Miskell; daughter-in-law, Vickie Miskell; siblings, Dorothy Smith, Millie Atkins, Helen Powers, Keith, Raymond, Louis, Bernard, Bob, Barney, Earl and Arthur “Joe” Jackson.

At Mary’s request there will be no services.

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Arrangements are by the Lester R. Grummons Funeral Home, Oneonta.


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Mary Miskell

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Robert Baldwin

February 27, 2021

Bob, sorry to hear about your mother. You have been so fortunate for a long relationship. Peace, Bob Baldwin