Marie Walter Satisfies | The Recorder

Marie Walter Satisfies, 100, of St. Johnsville, NY, passed absent peacefully in her rest on August 5, 2021 just 10 times shy of her 101st birthday.
Born in St. Johnsville, NY on August 15, 1920 as the oldest of 3 kids to her mother and father, Philip and Beatrice (Snell) Walter, Marie was educated at Fort Klock School and St. Johnsville Substantial University. She labored in the St. Johnsville Producing Corp along with some other businesses that assisted in the war hard work. Marie took fantastic satisfaction in her spouse and children property becoming a section of American history. The household in which she grew up was a portion of the Underground Railroad, foremost fugitive slaves an escape route to Canada.
Marie married Harry Satisfies on April 30, 1942 at her parents’ property. They went on jointly to construct their own family farm. Some of her leisure enjoyments included knitting, crocheting and gardening as nicely as cooking and canning fruits and greens. She remained a nation woman her total daily life, tending to family and the farm when also remaining lively in community and church events.
Marie was blessed to have a massive, loving family with whom she liked paying out time. For her 100th birthday celebrated in 2020, Marie was greeted by a parade of cars of relatives, mates and the community hearth and law enforcement departments. The nearby assemblyman and town mayor introduced her with awards and citations, endlessly honoring her birthday as “Marie Satisfies Day.”
Marie expended the last couple of decades of her existence residing in the Valley See Flats in Palatine Bridge in which she was properly recognised among the other inhabitants. She was surrounded by furniture and decorations from her loved ones dwelling, as properly as items and reminders of her prolonged spouse and children, like pictures and hand-designed crocheted blankets.
In addition to her mother and father, Marie was predeceased by her partner, Harry, just a month shy of their 50th wedding ceremony anniversary a son, Kenneth a sister, Barbara Rockefeller and a brother, Paul Walter.
She is survived by two sons, Gary (Cheryl) and Keith (Debbie) her grandchildren Richard (Karen) Fits, Brenda (Skip) Gehring, Darren (Carissa) Fits, Gregory Fits, Brian (Rachel) Satisfies and Kevin (Sherry) Fits and 12 excellent-grandchildren along with various nieces and nephews.
Visitation hrs will be held 11a.m.-1p.m. on Tuesday, August 10, 2021 at Vincent A. Enea Funeral Assistance, (next to the Masonic Lodge), 20 Bridge St., St. Johnsville, NY, 518-568-7040. A prayer giving will be held at 1pm followed quickly by a graveside assistance at St. Johnsville Cemetery. A reception to honor Marie’s everyday living will be held at the Canajoharie Moose Lodge, 205 Erie Blvd, Canajoharie. In lieu of bouquets, make sure you make all memorial contributions in Marie’s identify to the Montgomery County Office environment of the Growing old, 135 Dude Park Ave., Amsterdam, NY 12010.
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