Mary Solowy Smith, 96

</p>Mary Solowy Smith
Mary Solowy Smith

, of Fulton, passed away on August 7, 2008 after a brief illness.

Born August 1, 1912 in Pennsylvania, she was the daughter of the late Stefan and Anastasia Solowy.  Mary retired from Nestle Company, Fulton where she had worked in the wrapping department for 25 years.  She was a former member of the Fulton V.F.W. Post 569 Ladies Auxiliary, the Granby Center Volunteer Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary and the Fulton Garden Club.  Mary was a noted seamstress and floral arranger for many years.

Surviving are her daughter and son-in-law, Mary Ellen and Richard Garbus of Fulton; granddaughter, Victoria Cole of Fulton; grandson and wife, Jason and Sandra (Korhumel) Cole of Macedon; nephew and wife, Michael and Donna (Regal) Solowy and several grandnephews.

Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Monday at Foster Funeral Home, Fulton with burial at St. Mary’s Cemetery to follow.  Calling hours are 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home, 910 Fay Street, Fulton.

Contributions in Mary’s name may be made to Oswego County Animal Welfare League, P.O. Box 4, Oswego, NY, 13126 or to the Granby Center Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 358, Fulton, NY, 13069.

Foster Funeral Home, Inc.