|Jean Kay Morse-Jackson
Joined: 29 Mar 2008
|Posted: Fri Feb 22, 2013 11:43 am Post subject: Cormier, Virginia Dean (Hargraves) d. aged 79 28 Jan 2013
|Obit: The Evening Tribune, Hornell, NY; Feb 19, 2013 @ 11:18 AM
Walton, N.Y. — Virginia Dean Cormier, 79, passed away Monday (Jan. 28, 2013) in Solomons, Md., surrounded by her loving family.
Born in Angelica, she was the daughter of the Late Leonard and Almeda Hargraves.
Virginia attended the Riverside Alliance Church in Walton. She loved sewing, and crafts.
Virginia is predeceased by her three loving husbands, James R. McKnight (43 years), Jerry E. Burdick (four years), and Henry A. Cormier (seven years).
Surviving, are Virginia’s sisters, Beverlee (Donald) Loper and Mary Ellen (Carmen) Griffo; and a brother Lawrence Hargraves. Her children are Kim (Christina) McKnight, Lisa (Ron) Creason, James McKnight and Kelvin (Penny) McKnight.
Virginia’s greatest legacy is the bond and love she had for her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, Bradley and Jennifer McKnight (Julia, Andrew and Braden), Sean and Karolyn McKnight ( Kelsey and Kyler), Garrett and Mary Kravitz ( Kaia and Axton), Brianne and Sal Martelli (Sophia, Rose and Tony), Amanda and Andrew Fowler (Chase), Elizabeth and Jason Zapoli (Jason and Jaxson), Anthony Colavito (Aubrey), Domonique Colavito and James McKnight.
A memorial service for Virginia will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday (Feb. 23, 2013) at Riverside Alliance Church, 110 Stockton Ave., Walton, NY 13856. Pastor Jeff Cutting will be officiating the service for the family.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the City of Hope Cancer Research Hospital at www.cityofhope.org; to Acco Brands, 101 O’Neil Road, Attn: Pam Barton (City of Hope – NOPI); to the Calvert Hospice at P.O. Box 838 Prince Frederick, MD 20678; or by calling 410-535-0892 in memory of Virginia Cormier.