Obituary of Corolea M. Kaczor
Ava – Corolea M (Barton) Hardin Kaczor, 87, formerly of Ernst Rd., Ava NY passed away on July 11, 2018, at Sunset Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Boonville, where she has resided since 2008. She was affectionately known to her family and loved ones as “Grandma K” or “Molly.”
She was born on August 9, 1930 in Constable NY to Floyd Henry and Cora L (Fountain) Barton. Molly was raised in Rome NY where she attended public schools culminating with a degree as a Licensed Practical Nurse.
Molly was predeceased by husband George P Hardin in 1964 and by Henry R Kaczor in 1973.
Molly is survived by five daughters; Vernie (Mark) Pritchard, Lee Center, Shannan (Robert) Hoerger, Akron, OH, Robin Horn (Joe Lucido), Floyd NY, Kimberly (Scott) Wagner, Middletown, RI and Michaelle (David) Wielechowski, Constableville; three sons; George Hardin, Dublin GA, James Hardin, Little Valley, NY and Kenneth (Lorna) Hardin. Garden Valley, Ca. She is also survived by twenty two grandchildren, thirty four great grandchildren and ten great-great grandchildren as well as her sister, Jane Ernst of West Leyden. Molly was also predeceased by her daughter Georgeen Pratt. grandson TJ Thayer and brothers Floyd, Leo and Jack and her sister Dorothy.
Molly was fond of hosting and preparing meals for her large family and was well known for her knitting skills. She was also a twenty year participant in the foster parent program raising scores of children.
Calling hours are Sunday, 2-4 P.M., at Trainor Funeral Home, Inc. 143 Schuyler St. Boonville, and Monday 10-11 A.M. followed by a prayer service conducted by Rev. Lawrence Marullo, pastor of St. Mary’s Church, West Leyden. Interment will be at St Joseph Cemetery, Boonville.
Memorial contributions may be made to the resident activities at Sunset Nursing & Rehabilitation Facility, 232 Academy St. Boonville NY 13309 or to a charity of your choice.