Myrtle A. “Myrt” Hubbard, 83, of the town of Granby, passed away Thursday evening May 8, 2014.
She was born in Rich Mountain, Arkansas March 3, 1931 to her late parents, Alice (Beck) and Argus Mackey.
She was a engaged in potato farming with her late husband, Ralph A. Hubbard for many years, known as Hubbard Farms. Myrt enjoyed braiding rugs.
Predeceased by her loving husband of 60 years, Ralph A. Hubbard on Sept. 16, 2012; her daughter-in-law, Janette L. (Cramer) Hubbard on Nov. 27, 2013; her son-in-law, William A. Whipple, Sr. on Aug. 16, 1999.
Surviving are her two sons, Thomas Hubbard of Fulton, Kirk (Debra) Hubbard of Phoenix, NY; two daughters, Kim Whipple of Pennellville and Cynthia Pluff of Phoenix; seven grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; one sister, Amy Upson of Florida; several nieces, nephews, cousins.
Calling hours were Tuesday May 13 in the Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, 431 Main St., Phoenix. Graveside service only on Wednesday May 14 in Jacksonville Cemetery, town of Lysander, with the Rev. Moritz Fuchs officiating.
The Dark Room, located inside Zink Shirts in Oswego, will host a live event at 8 p.m. Saturday, June 8.
Titus Andronicus and Baked will perform live. Titus Andronicus is a rock band that started in 2005. They are touring the east coast this summer and will be making an appearance in Oswego. Baked provides a psychedelic blues-rock feel to their music.Continue reading →
The fourth annual Brian Dick Memorial Golf Tournament is scheduled for June 14.
People can sign up now to participate. All proceeds go towards the Brian Dick Memorial Scholarship at John C. Birdlebough High School in Phoenix.
The tournament is captain and crew format with four-person teams. The cost is $75 a person or $300 a team. This includes green fees, cart, hot dog, beverage at the turn, dinner after at Tavern on the Lock, skins, red tee, mulligan and extra putt (each player gets one extra putt to use during the round).
The event will be at Emerald Crest Golf Course, Palermo.
For information, call Nicole “Coco” Doty at 532-8489 or Gordy Dick at 561-9046 by June 1.