Dawn E. Hammond, 71

OSWEGO, NY – Dawn E. Hammond, 71, a former resident of the Oswego area, passed away on Tuesday November 20, 2012, in New Hartford.

Born in Oswego, she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Phenia (Seeley) Hammond.

Dawn was employed with the Oswego Industries for several years and always greeted people with a smile.

Surviving are two sisters, Viola Kunzwiler of Oswego and Inez Ricci of Phoenix Ariz.; a brother, Kenneth Hammond of Sedalia Mo.; and several nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by two sisters, Martha Attwood and Marguerite Wyman; and two brothers, Francis “Sid” Hammond and Charles Hammond.

Funeral services will be private and at the convenience of the family.

Spring burial will be in Hillside Cemetery.

There are no calling hours.

Contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 17 Technology Place, East Syracuse N.Y. 13057.

Arrangements are in care of the Dowdle Funeral Home.