Nancy C. Bronson
MORRIS — Nancy C. (Martin) Bronson, of Morris, passed away on Tuesday, May 14, 2013, at home, following a lengthy illness.
Nancy was born in Mystic, Conn., on June 28, 1937, the daughter of Rhoda (Hicks) and the late Earl J. Martin of Otego. She lived in Mystic, Conn., and Bethpage, before marrying her husband, Norman Bronson, in Syracuse. Moving to Otego early in their marriage, they purchased a 100-acre dairy farm outside of Morris, where they raised three children.
She was a member of the former Susquehanna Valley Grange. She loved her family and all of her animals, especially cats and enjoyed tending to her vegetable and flower gardens.
Nancy is survived by her husband, Norman, of 54 years; a son, Brian, Bellflower, Calif.; and two daughters and sons-in-law, Betty Lou and John Adamovich, Schoharie and Beth and William Troop, Beach Lake, Pa.; her mother, Rhoda Martin, of Otego; four brothers, Gilbert (and Maree) Martin, Raleigh, N.C., Earl (and Patty) Martin Jr., Georgetown, Mass., Harry (and Barbara) Martin, Otego, Glenn (and Teddye) Martin, Taylorsville, Ga.; two sisters, Vera Hotaling, South Kortright and Beth (and Frank) Westcott, Moravia; four grandchildren, Robert Troop, Virginia, Sarah Troop, Pennsylvania, Catherine (Wilson) Troop, Georgia, Angelina Adamovich, Schoharie; one great-grandchild, Madison Shafer, Beach Lake, Pa.; two cousins; and numerous loving nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her father, Earl J. Martin and a sister, Alicia.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Catskill Area Hospice and Palliative Care, Friends of Bassett, ASPCA, and Morris Emergency Squad.
Calling hours will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Sunday, May 19, at the Johnston Funeral Home in Morris. Funeral services will be held at noon on Monday May 20, at the United Methodist Church in Morris and the family will receive friends from 11 a.m. until service time at the church.
Interment will follow in the Hillington Cemetery in Morris. Arrangements are by the Johnston Funeral Home of Morris.
Friends may send online condolences to the family at www.johnstonfh.com.