Mrs. Margaret E. Dornan, 90, of Humphrey, New York, died Sunday, June 29, 2014 at the Heritage Village Rehab and Skilled Nursing, Gerry, New York.
Born November 28, 1923 in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, she was the daughter of the late John and Eleanor Smith Hope. She was married on July 19, 1943 to Mr. James Dornan, who survives.
She was a member of the Humphrey Baptist Church where she was a Sunday School Teacher and the president of the Ladies Missionary Society. She also worked on the Board of Elections for the town of Humphrey.
Margaret enjoyed knitting, crocheting, gardening, and bird watching.
Surviving besides her husband are: 2 daughters, Cynthia (Daniel) Geigert, Jamestown, NY and Robin Weidt, Sparks, NV; 2 sons, Clyde (Diane) Dornan, Salamanca, NY and Richard Dornan, Humphrey, NY; 7 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; 2 sisters, Eleanor Edwards, Arcade, NY and Esther (William) Forniss, Rushford, NY; 1 brother, Robert Hope, Rushford, NY; several nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by a son, James Russell Dornan.
Friends may call at the O’Rourke & O’Rourke Inc. Funeral Home, 25 River Street, Salamanca, New York on Wednesday, July 2, 2014 from 4 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Funeral services will be held in the funeral home on Thursday morning at 11 a.m. with Rev. Joshua Freundschuh, of the Humphrey Baptist Church, officiating.
Burial will be in Green Cemetery, Great Valley, New York.
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