ONEONTA-KATHRYN S. PARK; Kathryn S. Park, 90, passed away peacefully on September 26, 2013 at A.O. Fox Memorial Hospital. She was born in Gilbertsville on April 8, 1923 to the late Archie and Emily (Halbert) Saunders. Kathryn graduated from Gilbertsville Central School. She married Walter D. Park in September of 1954. She was employed by Scintilla where she met her husband. Once they started their family she became a homemaker. Her family meant the world to her. She loved to cook and bake and was known for her delicious pies. She will be dearly missed by her friends and family. Kathryn was predeceased by her husband Walter Park. She is survived by her daughter Rosemary and Donald Haynes, her son Walter and Rhonda Park, her daughter Jean and William Hoag. She is also survived by grandchildren James (Kathy) Ellis, Richmond (Wendy) Ellis, Rochelle Bellamy, Walter (Lauren) Park, Brittany Park, Courtney Park, Joshua (Stephanie) Taylor and Brett (Abbie) Taylor, several great grandchildren and her brother Norman Saunders. At her request there will be no calling hours or funeral service. Friends and family are invited to a celebration of life in her honor on Friday, October 4, 2013 at the VFW, West Main Street, Sidney, NY from 2:30- 6:30 P.M.
Published on the Johnston Funeral Home at Morris, NY site on Sept. 26, 2013.