MORRISONVILLE — Anita M. Lyman, 92, of Morrisonville, passed away Saturday, Jan. 21, 2006, at the CVPH Medical Center in Plattsburgh with her family by her side.
She was born Oct. 6, 1913, in Morrisonville, the daughter of William and Denise (Sorrell) Trombley.
Anita was employed by the U.S. Postal Service and worked as a clerk at the Morrisonville Post Office, retiring after 20 years of service. She enjoyed gardening and grew quite a variety of beautiful flowers. In her younger years, she did a lot of vegetable canning to share with family and friends. She loved to cook and bake.
Anita mostly enjoyed spending time with grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Her love and kindness will be missed. She was a very spiritual person and was a member of St. Alexander's parish.
She is survived by a daughter-in-law, Barbara Reyell Lyman of Morrisonville; a grandson, Ricky Lyman Sr. and his companion Sue Pekral and her son Aaron from Morrisonville; a granddaughter, Vicki Ashley of Morrisonville; four great-grandsons, Benjamin Provost and companion Jessica Nunn of Morrisonville, Kenneth Provost and companion Kelly Frenya of Plattsburgh, Ricky Lyman Jr. of Morrisonville, Jeffrey Provost and companion Christina Racette of Morrisonville.
Her husband, Arthur Lyman Sr., died in 1980. Her only son, Arthur Lyman Jr., died in 1992.
Calling hours will be held on Monday from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the O'Neill-Redden-Drown Funeral Home in Plattsburgh. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 1 p.m. Monday from St. Alexander's Church in Morrisonville. Interment will be in the parish cemetery at a later date.
Memorial donations may be made to the Morrisonville Ambulance Service or for Masses.