– Mary Arthur Conrad, 87, passed into eternal life on May 7, 2019.
She was born on January 10, 1932 to Hazel and Russell (Buster)
Arthur. Mary is survived by her beloved husband of 67 years,
Clarence Conrad; her children, Clarissa (Louis) Siy and Rodney
(Theresa) Conrad; grandchildren, Crystal Hill, Carrie Haislip,
Jeffrey Conrad and Kyle Siy. She was blessed with six
great-grandchildren, Joseph, Conrad, Lillian, Caroline, Grayson and
Palmer, who she loved dearly. She was also survived by three
sisters, Betty Zeto, Hazel Joyce and Linda Dunn; as well as many
nieces and nephews.
Mary loved her family fiercely and truly enjoyed listening to polka
music, rooting for her favorite team, the Yankees, and watching the
many birds from her picture window that visited her fully stocked
bird feeder every day. She will be remembered as a loving, devoted
wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend.
Her family wishes to extend their heartfelt gratitude to the very
kind and compassionate nurses and aides at the Pines Nursing Home in
Calling hours will be held on Friday, May 10th from 4 to 7 PM
at the Babcock Funeral Home, Ravena. Funeral services will be held
10 AM on Saturday at the funeral home with burial to follow at
Elmwood Cemetery, Selkirk.