March 6, 1916 ~ June 7, 2008
GREECE: Saturday, June 7, 2008. Predeceased by her husband, William J. Owens; her sister, Ella Grasley; her brother, Elmer 'Al' Grasley; her brothers-in-law, John Ritico and Charles MacMullen; sisters-in-law, Mary Grasley and Frances Owens. Survived by her devoted daughter and son-in-law, Patricia and Richard J. Bardwell of Spencerport; her beloved grandchildrren, Michele(Mark)Brooks of CT, Dr. Kevin(Tracy)Bardwell of ME, Richard W.(Erin)Bardwell of Scottsville; her sister Guendolee M. Ritico of Chaumont, NY; 4 great grandchildren who were the pride and joy of her life, Jack E. Brooks, Gabrielle D. Bardwell, Riley M. Bardwell, and Addison E. Bardwell; her sister-in-law, Eula MacMullen; her brothers-in-law, Hugh(Doris)Owens of FL and Walter Owens of NV; several nieces and nephews. The family wishes to thank Dr. Stephen Hellems and his staff for their many years of caring concern; Visitng Nurse Service for several years of compassionate care; the Barnard Fire Dept. who were so kind during her trips to Unity Hospital; to Dr. Blackburn for understanding her wishes and making her last days more comfortable; and the wonderful staff at Lakeside Beikirch Care Center for the kindness, care and love they gave during her stay there--they made us feel like family, and Eddie felt the same way. Friends may call Wednesday, 2-4 & 7-9 at the Vay-Schleich & Meeson Funeral Home. Her Funeral Service will be celebrated Thursday at 11:00AM in the Funeral Home Chapel. Interment, Riverside Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, friends wishing may make contributions to the Barnard Fire Department in her memory.