BOONVILLE — Rita Jeanne Rubeor Kopczenski, 84, of Academy St., widow of Chester, passed away on Thursday, September 20, 2018, at the Abraham House of Utica, while surrounded by the loving care of her daughters. Rita grew up in Division St. Forestport, before moving to Boonville, where she graduated from Boonville Central School, with the Class of 1952. For many years she was a sales clerk at Shoemaker’s Liquor Store, Boonville and she greatly enjoyed working with Chet in his logging and fire wood business in the Boonville area.
She is survived by two daughters, Sharon West, Knoxville, TN and Lois Mock, Utica; one step-son, Stanley Kopczenski, Bradenton, FL; grandchildren, a step grandson, and one sister, M. Pege Bailey, Rolla, MO, She was predeceased by three sisters, Eileen Cornell, Jessie LaPatra and Shirley Salamey and two brothers, John E. and Clarence Rubeor.
Her Funeral will be on Sunday at 4 p.m. at Trainor Funeral Home, Inc. 143 Schuyler St. Boonville, where friends may call from 2-4 p.m. Sunday. Interment will be private in Beechwood Cemetery, Forestport. Memorial contributions may be made to The Abraham House Hospice Facility, 1203 Kemble St. Utica, NY 13501.
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