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March 26, 2014

Marietta Anne Giles

The Daily Star

---- — Marietta Anne Giles

ONEONTA — Marietta Anne Giles passed away peacefully on March 23, 2014, after a short illness.

Marietta was born July 8, 1938, to John and Charlotte Giles at New Brunswick, N.J.

She loved her gardening, knitting and sewing.

She is survived by her six children, Norman, Peggy Sue, Pierre, Matthew, Amy and Jenny; her sisters, Patricia, Joann, Janice, Kathy, Karen; her brother, Robert; her grandchildren, Jason, Elwood, Zachary, Saysha, Kayla, Trenton, Emma and Meadow; her great-grandchildren, Jason Jr., Kaylyn, Liv, Cassandra and Joaquin; her dear longtime friends, Joseph Hewitt, Gary and Karan Wheeler and Sue Ann Simonds.

She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Charlotte; and her brother, Kevin Giles.

In lieu of flowers, please send donations to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

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Arrangements are by the Lester R. Grummons Funeral Home, Oneonta.