Lucia Bliss, 93, Pierrepont Manor

PIERREPONT, MANOR, NY —  Lucia Bliss of Pierrepont Manor passed away peacefully with her loving family on Monday, Aug. 26, 2019, at Fort Hudson nursing home.

Lucia was born June 22, 1926, in Ellisburg, NY, to Charles Alfred Eastman and Nina Allard Eastman.

Lucia married Roy Almon Bliss on Oct. 21,1944. They were married for 71 years blissful years until his passing in 2015.

Lucia loved her flower and always had a garden in which she spent much of her time caring for. It was also said she could grow flowers even in the driest of desert. She loved taking care of her family. She loved being a doting grandmother, great grandma, and even a great-great grandma.

Lucia was predeceased by her mother, father, mother-in-law, 9 siblings, and a grandson.

She is survived by her two sisters, Lois Harbor and Frances Vanderbeek; three daughters, Sandra Harrington, Betty Jane Dingmon, Althea Simmons; a son Sherman Bliss; nine grandchildren, Richard Harrington, Fred Harrington Jr, Scott Dingmon, Matt Dingmon, Amie Dingmon, Heidi Stevens, Lyndon Bliss, Jonathan Bliss, Tracy Hyman, 21 great-grandchildren, a great-great grandchild with one great-great grandchild on the way, numerous nieces and nephew.

A memorial service will be held noon Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019, at Carpenter Stoodley Funeral Home, 7883 St Rte. 289 Belleville New York. A calling will be 11am to noon prior to the service at the funeral home. Burial will follow the services in Ellisburg Cemetery.

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