Kathleen Hunt Orvis, 90, of Smith Rd., Hamilton, NY, passed away Thursday, January 24, 2013 at Faxton-St. Luke’s Healthcare, New Hartford, NY.
She was born October 10, 1922 in Madison, NY a daughter of George and Leona Hunt and was a graduate of Hamilton High School. On June 7, 1941, Kathleen married Harold R. Orvis in Hempstead, LI, NY. He predeceased her on April 3, 1996. Mrs. Orvis was an x-ray technician at Community Memorial Hospital in Hamilton for 32 years until retiring in 1985. She was an artist who enjoyed doing copper work.
Surviving are her son and daughter, Don Orvis and Carol Orvis, both of Hamilton; and two grandchildren.
In keeping with her wishes, there will be no funeral services or calling hours.
Graveside services in Woodlawn Cemetery, Hamilton, will be in the spring at the convenience of the family.
Contributions in her memory may be made to the American Cancer Society. www.cancer.org.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Burgess & Tedesco Funeral Home, 25 Broad St., Hamilton.