Mabel Hojnoski Kinney, age 94, of Bath, NY, died Monday, December 2, 2013 at the Arnot Ogden Medical Center in Elmira, NY surrounded by family. She was born in Bath, NY January 9, 1919 the daughter of Floyd H. and Jessie M. (Armstrong) Gay. Mabel worked in food service at Westinghouse in Bath and also was a lunch lady at the Bath Central School system for many years. After her retirement she volunteered at the Bath V.A.M.C. She was a member of the Charles E. Wescott American Legion Post 173 Women’s Auxilliary in Bath and the First Presbyterian Church of Bath. She enjoyed listening to music and dancing and had a love for animals, especially her poodles and birds.
Mabel is survived by her children; Larry (Liz) Hojnoski of Bath, NY, David (Linda) Hojnoski of Smithville Ontario Canada, William “Booty” Hojnoski of Rockford, IL and Beverly (Clay) Harder of N. Syracuse, NY, 12 grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren and 7 great great grandchildren.
She was predeceased by her first husband William Hojnoski and second husband Robert Kinney.
Family and friends are invited to call on Friday December 6, 2013 from 12:00-2:00 pm at Fagan’s Funeral Home in Bath. Funeral services will follow at 2:00 pm at the funeral home with Reverend David Ferguson officiating. Burial will follow in Nondaga Cemetery, Bath. In lieu of flowers memorial donations in Mabel’s name may be made to a charity of one’s choice. Online condolences may be made at www.fagansfuneralhome.com.