Susan A. Hemmings

Published May 17, 2017 at 4:00pm

VERNON — Susan A. Hemmings, age 71, of Curtis Road and more recently of the Presbyterian Home of Central New York passed away early Tuesday morning May 16, 2017 at the nursing facility.

She was born on November 21, 1945 in Rome, New York a daughter of the Howard E. and Anna (Mitchell) Archibee. Susan was a graduate of Camden Central Schools and received her Bachelor of Arts Degree from Nazareth College.

On July 9, 1966 Susan and Robert E. Hemmings were united in marriage in Florence, New York and have shared this union of over fifty years together.

Prior to her retirement Susan was employed as a speech therapist with the Rome School System.

She enjoyed spending her time with her family and vacationing in the Bahamas. Susan was a member of St. Helena’s Church, the New York State Teachers Association, Rome Teachers Association and the McConnellsville Golf Club.

Surviving are her husband Robert E. Hemmings of Vernon, one daughter Kristin and son-in-law Alan Rozanski and one sister Marie Achibee and brother-in-law David Jaycox Jr. of North Port, LI.

Susan was predeceased by one brother Lewis “Bud” Archibee.

Family and friends are invited to call on Friday May 19, 2017 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the Malecki Funeral Home Inc., 464 Sherrill Rd., Sherrill, NY. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. St. Helena’s Church, Primo Ave., Sherrill, NY. Burial will follow in St. Helena’s Cemetery, Middle Road, Oneida, NY.

In lieu of flowers please send contributions to The Alzheimer’s Assoc. of CNY, 441 Kirkpatrick St., Syracuse, NY, 13204. Online condolences may be sent to