Marion ‘Betty’ Andrews, 77, 08/11/2008

FULTON, NY – Marion “Betty” Andrews, 77, formerly of  Dewey Drive, Fulton, and currently of  Carthage, NY, passed peacefully surrounded by her family on Monday, August 11, 2008, at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Syracuse, after a long illness.

She was born in Rome, NY, and she had been a resident of Fulton for many years before moving in 2006.

Marion 'Betty' Andrews
Marion 'Betty' Andrews

Mrs. Andrews was a past member of the Snowdrifters Club.

She was formerly employed by General Electric, Syracuse.

She was also past employed with St. Joseph’s Hospital and Oswego Hospital as a home health aide.

Mrs. Andrews enjoyed doing crafts with her good friend, Agnes King.

She was a communicant of St. James Church, Carthage.

Mrs. Andrews was predeceased by her husband of 57 years, Ronald Andrews, in 2005; and her sister, Audrey Marshall.

Mrs. Andrews is survived by her children: Daniel (Lori) Andrews of Clay, NY, Susan (Gary) Balch of Ballston Spa, NY, and Brenda (Bruce) Gayne of Carthage, NY; her brothers, Thomas Mabb of Texas, and Ronald Mabb of Elbridge, NY; 10 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Saturday at St. James Church, Carthage.

Burial will be in Champion Hillside Cemetery, Carthage.

Calling hours will be held 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at the Sugar Funeral Home, 224 W. Second St. S., Fulton, NY.