|Obituary: Kay L. Widrick, 72- Lowville
Health Care Facility died on Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at Albany Medical
Weston and Theo (Ward) Schmitt. Kay graduated from Lowville Academy and
Central School in 1964 and from the BOCES Certified Nurses Assistant
program. Mrs. Widrick was a member of the Lowville United Methodist Church
where she married Frederick Christian Widrick, Sr. on June 12, 1965 with Rev.
Kenneth Lord, Pastor officiating. Kay and Fred owned and operated a dairy
farm in Deer River. Fred died on December 28, 1984.
She retired from Lewis County Residential Health Care Facility in 2001. Kay
was a sport enthusiast, enjoyed following, watching and remembering stats of
her favorite baseball team the Boston Red Sox. Kay also enjoyed watching
football, and playing Bingo. Kay was a life member of Lewis County Memorial
Post # 6912 V.F.W. Auxiliary.
Surviving are her four children, Lisa A. Widrick of Lowville; Lorraine A. (Jon)
Burleigh of Tucson, AZ; Lynnette M. Widrick and her companion Derrick
Kellison of Massena; and Frederick C. Widrick, Jr. of Utica; four grandchildren,
Kaitlyn, Mackenzie, Joseph and Natalie, eight great grandchildren, and one on
the way. Kay’s sisters, Delores Raymond of Watertown; Leona Ortlieb of
Martinsburg; her brothers, Bruce (Sally) Schmitt of Turin; Gary (Valerie)
Schmitt of Croghan; several nieces, nephews, cousins; and Kay’s Widrick
She is predeceased by her granddaughter, Kyla Marie Widrick; her two
brothers-in-law, Donald Raymond and Thomas Ortlieb.
Her funeral service will be on Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at 10:00 A.M. at the
Sundquist Funeral Home with Rev. James Trainham, officiating. Burial will be
in Martinsburg Cemetery. Calling hours for family and friends will be on
Monday, October 8th, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 P.M., where the V.F.W. Auxiliary
will conduct a service at 7:00 P.M.
Memorials in Kay’s name may be made to: Lewis County Humane Society,
P.O. Box 682, Lowville, NY 13367 or Lewis County Residential Health Care
Facility, 7785 N. State Street, C/O Activities Department, Lowville, NY 13367
Family would like to invite everyone to the Lowville V.F.W. for a luncheon,
following the services. Family suggests, food donations may be brought to the
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