Mrs. Kathryn F. Smith, 72, widow of William (Bill) Smith, died March 2nd, at her granddaughter’s home in Hornell, where she was under the care of her family and Steuben County Hospice.
There will be no services at this time. There will be a graveside committal service at Grove Cemetery in LaFargeville in the Spring, followed by a Celebration of Life, at a time and place to be announced.
Kathy was born August 30th, 1950, in Rochester, the daughter of James and Norma Wiswell Fulmer. She attended Clayton schools.
On June 8th, 1968, she married Bill Smith at the Clayton Methodist Church. Bill died July 9th, 2020, at age 72. Bill retired from the Town of Clayton.
Kathy retired from Price Chopper in Watertown in 2005 after many years.
She loved doing diamond puzzles, shopping, Elvis, traveling, and spending time with her family.
Surviving are her four daughters, Rebecca (Rob) Hoch of Beaver Falls, Rhonda (James) Winkel of LaFargeville, Robin (Ronnie) Kilborn of Clayton, and Renee Smith and her companion Jeff Burns of Clayton; grandchildren, Kim, Jonathon, Tiffani (Grant), Lizzie (Forrest), Heather (Nate), Tonya (Anthony), Robbie, Darren, Breanna (Devan), Chelsey (John), Nathan, Megan (Aaron), Chasity (Ricky), Nick (Skylar), Alexis, Austin, and Jaydn (Aidan); great grandchildren; one sister, Louanne (Donnie) Bechaz of Clayton; two brothers, Donald Fulmer of Clayton, and James Fulmer Jr. of Watertown; nieces and nephews.
Donations can be made in her name to the Children’s Miracle Network.
Heather E Craddock
My thoughts and prayers for the loss of your mom.
Jim & Sandra Hyde
To all of Kathy’s family, We send our thoughts & prayers to you. Those special memories are so important at this of need ❤️ Bless you all. Jim & Sandra Hyde
Sue Ellen Garnsey
Thinking of you all during this difficult time.
James fulmer jr.
Kathy my sister you’re someone I’ve grown closer to with the passage of time. Sharing ups and downs of everyday family life. Thru joy,sorrow, laughter, and love. These are things I will surely miss. Love eternally your brother Jim
Jon & Janet Burrows
Jon and I feel for you all. Saying good bye until you meet again is a tough one. You four daughters are orphaned. Ain’t a nice situation but thank goodness you’ve one another. God love you and keep you.❤️
Chasity, Nick, Austin, I am sorry to hear of your grandmother’s passing. I am thinking of all of you.
Praying for my family!!! You will be missed Aunt Kathy
Our love, thoughts and prayers for peace during this heartbreaking time go out to all of you. We are so sorry for the loss of Kathy.
– Travis, Tammy and Taryn Fulmer
Prayers for you all and your families! Jane Heyman and Family
She was an amazing person and will be missed by a lot loved seeing both her and William outside when I lived at 801 housing great memories.
Ron and Dawn Smith
We are so sorry for your loss.
Ron and Dawn Smith
Gib and Sue Streets
To all the family, We are so sorry to hear of Kathy’s passing. Such a sweet person who was so proud if her girls. And never without a smile. Take care.
mary e green
so sorry for your loss.sending peace, love and prayers to all the family… Hold your memories close to your heart and i pray they help you thru this difficult time
MARSHALL & MARY GREEN
So sorry for your loss.
So very sorry for your loss thinking of you all
Donna & John Timmerman
She was a beautiful person and raised such wonderful kids and grandkids. Sending all of my love to you all ❤❤
Pat and Pete Ledoux
What a lovely picture of Kathy! Though we didn’t know her well, we enjoyed our conversations with Kathy and Bill. Pete and I are so sorry for your loss to the entire family, especially to you, Louanne and Don.
Hugs and prayers. Your parents were great people.
So sorry for your loss she was an amazing lady prayers and love to all may your memories keep her close.
Tim and I are so sorry for all the family. Please except our love and prayers at this time. May you all comfort each other and your great memories sustain you all.
Tim and Cheryl Pacific
mike and kathy strough
to all of the family, sorry to read of kathys passing, our prayers are for you
Terry M Jones
So very sorry for the loss of your Mom. Deepest sympathies and condolences Renee, to you and your entire family.
Sorry for your loss.
Nancy and Tom Augliano
Thinking of you all and sending love and prayers for the entire family.
Tom and Nancy Augliano
Tom and Nancy Augliano
So sorry to hear of Kathy’s passing. Thinking of you and sending our love and prayers of God’s comfort and His peace for you all.
My sincerest condolences to you Renee and families. May she rest in peace with your dad.
I am so sorry to hear of my cousin Kathys passing. She fought hard to stay but she is at peace now with Bill. Please know you are all in my thoughts and prayers.
To all – my sincerest condolences on the loss of Kathy. Have many great memories of both Kathy and Bill. They were good people. May they rest in peace…
My deepest condolences to the families!