OSWEGO, NY – Marie L. Demling, 88, a former resident of 380 Cobblestone in the Town of Oswego, passed away Wednesday Oct. 3, 2012, at Oswego Hospital.
Mrs. Demling was born in Oswego, the daughter of the late Robert and Marie (Murray) Anthony.
She was a life resident of the area.
She was the wife of the late Joseph M. Demling, who died in 1986.
Prior to her retirement, she was employed as a nurse’s aide at Oswego Hospital. She had formerly worked in the food service department at SUNY Oswego.
Mrs. Demling was a founding member of the Oswego Art Guild, and was an avid genealogist and landscape gardener.
She was also a volunteer with the Oswego RSVP.
She is survived by four children, Carol Demling Haynes (Jim Feeney) of Oswego, James M. Demling (Liz Comerford) of Minetto, Joseph M. Demling (Lisa) of Oswego and Joanna Girard (Bob) of Scriba; a brother, Robert Anthony of Oswego, three sisters, Irene Wilder and Helen Pupparo both of Oswego and Jean Crouch of Toms River, NJ.
She is also survived by 10 grandchildren, Nick Demling (Lindsay), Dave Demling, Rachel Demling and Stephen Girard all of Oswego, Jennifer Haynes of Orlando, Fla., Erin Kleinhans (Todd) of Manlius, Rebecca Demling of Syracuse, Melissa Kaplewicz (Nick) of Rochester, Jackie Demling of Michigan and Angela Demling of Minnesota; and nine great-grandchildren including Ryan and Kara Kleinhans, Brandon, Caitlin and Tanner Demling and Hayleigh Girard.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Dain-Cullinan Funeral Home.
Burial will be in Rural Cemetery.
Calling hours will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, at the funeral home, 112 E. Second St. in Oswego.
Contributions can be made to the Oswego Town Volunteer Fire Department.