Margaret Morford

Margaret B. Morford (Barkley)

Wednesday, July 23rd, 1930 - Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019
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Obituary

Margaret B. Morford, 88, of Bloomingdale, NY died Wednesday May 22, 2019 at St. Peter’s Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Albany.

Margaret was born in Lisbon, NY on July 23, 1930 the daughter of Murray and Pearl (Brontmeyer) Barkley. She became a Registered Nurse and worked at the St. Lawrence Psychiatric Hospital in Ogdensburg, Ray Brook Hospital, Lake Placid Hospital and the Saranac Lake General Hospital. Margaret retired in 1972. She enjoyed knitting, sewing and baking.

Margaret married Harold Morford on June 18, 1953 at St. Mary’s Cathedral in Ogdensburg, NY.
Margaret is survived by her daughters Katherine McCloskey of Albany, NY and Diana (Tom) Swain of Saranac Lake, NY., her son Harold (Susan) of Amenia, NY. Six grandchildren: Jeremy, Mathew and Sean McCloskey, Jason & Ashley Swain and Megan Chamberlain, eleven great grandchildren, and 1 sister Sharon Fields of Lisbon, NY. and several nieces and nephews.

Margaret was predeceased in death by her husband Harold, her father and mother, her three brothers William, Lawrence and John Barkley, two sisters Kathleen Farrell and Betty Jean Morford.

Funeral arrangements are in care of the Fortune-Keough Funeral Home, 20 Church Street, Saranac Lake, NY 12983. There will be no Calling hours, services will be held on Saturday June 1, 2019 at 11:00am at the funeral home with burial immediately following at Brookside Cemetery, Bloomingdale, NY. with Reverend Carol Williams Officiating.

Friends wishing to remember Margaret B. Morford can make memorial contributions to the Saranac Lake Volunteer Rescue Squad in care of the Fortune-Keough Funeral Home, 20 Church Street, Saranac Lake, NY 12983. Family and friends can also sign the on-line guest book and share memories at Fortunekeoughfuneralhome.com
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Service Details

  • Service

    Saturday, June 1st, 2019 | 11:00am
    When
    Saturday, June 1st, 2019 11:00am
    Location
    Fortune-Keough Funeral Home, Inc.
    Address
    20 Church Street
    SARANAC LAKE, NY 12983
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    Officiant
    Rev. Carol Williams
  • Interment

    Location
    Brookside Cemetery
    Address
    Route 3
    BLOOMINGDALE, NY 12913
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    Immediately following services at the Funeral Home
  • Reception

    Location
    La Bella Ristorante
    Address
    564 Lake Flower Ave.
    SARANAC LAKE, NY 12983
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Pastor Carol Williams & Lisa & Rodney Shumway

Posted at 01:37pm
Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss... Our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.
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Jenn

Posted at 12:39pm
To Kathy, Diana and Harold, our deepest condolences for out to you. Aurora and I loved your mom like our own family and it was a blessing to have taken care of her for a couple months. She will be sorely missed.
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Robert And Susan Barkley

Posted at 08:33am
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