She was born at home Oct. 2, 1918, a daughter to the late Fred and Eunice Loughrey.
She retired in 1980 from Nestle Company where she worked for 32 years and was the longtime sexton of Fairview Cemetery in Bundyville.
She enjoyed gardening and studying genealogy.
She was predeceased by her husband, Earl C. Bailey, who died April 22, 1988; a daughter, Janet Bailey; grandson, Larry C. Bailey, Jr.; two daughters-in-law, Karen Bailey and Jean Bailey and by three brothers and one sister.
She is survived by two sons, Earl “Jerry” Bailey and Larry C. Bailey Sr., both of Bundyville; a sister, Lorraine Trenca of Oswego; four grandchildren, Debbie Denery, Connie Wallace, Gail Blum and Daniel Woodard; six great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 29 at Foster Funeral Home, Fulton. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery, Bundyville. Calling hours are 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 28 at the funeral home, 910 Fay St., Fulton.
Contributions in memory of Mrs. Bailey may be made to Fairview Cemetery-Bundyville, c/o Willard Spaulding, 2081 County Route 1, Lot 15, Oswego, NY 13126.