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Clara Faye Putman 02/26/2013

February 27th, 2013 Leave a comment Go to comments

scan0010Clara Faye Putman
Clara Faye Putman, 94, of Hermon, died, February 26, 2013, at her home. Calling hours will be, Friday, March 1, 1 -3 and 6- 8 PM, the funeral service will be at 8 PM, Lay Pastoral Assistant Martha Helmer officiating. Burial will be May 4, 2013 at 10:00 am at Hermon Cemetery, Hermon. Faye is survived by a son, John Putman of Canton, daughters, Diana Putman, Hermon, Patricia Wilson, Hermon, Bonnie and her husband Lee Cox, Willow Street, PA, 11 grandchildren, 37 great grandchildren, 2 great great grandchildren, several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a sister, Onita Boyden and granddaughters, Deborah Lynn Silva and Denise Louise Sharkey. Faye was born on November 22, 1918 in the Town of Edwards, the daughter of Dale and Edithel Rose Miller. She graduated from Edwards School and then attended nursing school in Syracuse. Faye married Merrill M. Putman on May 20, 1939 at the Baptist Parsonage in Gouverneur.  She was the postmistress at the Russell Post Office and retired in 1983 after 20+ years of service. Faye was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star in Edwards, and the Hermon Baptist Church, where she was very active, including teaching Sunday school. She loved gardening, painting, bead making, making quilts, sewing, doing any kind of crafts, fishing, camping, hunting and cooking. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Hospice and Palliative Care of St. Lawrence Valley.

  1. Richard D. Cameron
    February 27th, 2013 at 13:04 | #1

    Sorry to hear about your mom’s passing. I went to school with John. May she rest in peace.

  2. Mary Ann Adams
    February 27th, 2013 at 18:05 | #2

    My deepest sympathy about your Mom’s passing….. Patti….. & all her family……Patti this must be where you get your love of painting..

  3. Gerry Miner
    February 27th, 2013 at 19:41 | #3

    Diane, My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this time.

  4. Edith LaMastus Stowell
    February 27th, 2013 at 21:01 | #4

    So very sorry to read of the passing of Faye. Remember so well her sincere friendliness. Thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.

  5. John & Carol Ames
    February 28th, 2013 at 14:40 | #5

    John,
    So sorry to read of your mother’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.
    John & Carol Ames

  6. Heather
    February 28th, 2013 at 17:21 | #6

    Pat and Darla~ My thoughts and prayers to both of you… may your loving memories stay in your hearts forever…

    Love, Heather

  7. Clara & Joe Ciuffo
    March 1st, 2013 at 01:48 | #7

    Our sincerest sympathy to you Pat and Donna and all of the family. May she rest in peace in the Lord.

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