GARRATTSVILLE — Lillian M. Hickling, 94, of Garrattsville died Monday, Aug. 26, 2002, at Bassett Hospital in Cooperstown.
She was born in Mount Vision on Oct. 11, 1907, the daughter of Courtney S. and Bertha (Naylor) Hoose.
She was first married to Leon G. Tilley, who died Jan. 16, 1951. She was then married to Clesson Hickling, who died several years ago.
She was an 80-year member of the Otego Valley Grange, and also a member of the New Lisbon Senior Citizens Club and the Mount Vision Methodist Church.
She is survived by her son, Robert Tilley and his wife, Constance, of Mount Vision; her grandchildren, Deborah Green and her husband, Henry, of Cooperstown, Paula Robinson and her husband, Robert, of Mount Vision, Robert W. Tilley of Powder Springs, Ga., Jeffrey Tilley and his wife, Laurie, of Mount Vision; her great-grandchildren, Kimberley Wilkerson, Megan Green, Natalie Green, Jesse Tilley and Shalyn Tilley. Her sisters, Marion Card and her husband, Vivan, of Delhi, and Vivian Briscoe of West Oneonta, also survive her.
She was predeceased by a brother, Harold Hoose.
There will be no calling hours or services at this time. Graveside service will be at a later date.
Those who wish are asked to donate to the Garrattsville Fire Department or Emergency Squad in her memory.
Funeral arrangements are by the Johnston Funeral Home of Morris.
Published in The Daily Star on August 27, 2002
GARRATTSVILLE — Graveside memorial services and burial for Mrs. Hickling, who died Aug. 26, 2002, will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2002, in the Mount Vision Cemetery, Mount Vision, with the Rev. Roger Yoder officiating.
Arrangements are by the Johnston Funeral Home in Morris.
Published in The Daily Star on Sept. 12, 2002.