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June 15, 2013

Penny Ostrander

The Daily Star

---- — Penny Ostrander

UNADILLA — Penny Anne Ostrander, 62, of Unadilla, passed away Thursday, June 13, 2013, at her home.

She was born Oct. 1, 1950, daughter of the late Paul and Ina (Choate) Parker in Sidney.

Penny graduated from Sidney Central School with honors in 1968. She was employed as a purchasing and accounts receivable specialist for the Research Foundation of SUNY at Oneonta for the past 15 years.

Penny was also a member of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Sidney.

She was intelligent and very creative with an artistic nature that will be missed by all who knew her.

Penny is survived by her son, Ralph “JR” Ostrander and Deb Patterson, Bainbridge; daughter, Tara Morley and husband Brian, Unadilla; grandchildren, Jonathon Felber, Britny Ostrander and Logan Morley; brother, Paul Parker, Vestal; sisters, Paula Smith, Sidney, and Anne Leibundgut and husband Skip, Norwich; several nieces, nephews and great-nieces, great-nephews and cousins.

Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, June 17, 2013, at C.H. Landers Funeral Chapel, 21 Main St., Sidney.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, June 18, in the funeral chapel with Fr. James Shevlin of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church officiating. Burial will be in Prospect Hill Cemetery in Sidney.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 25 River St., Sidney, NY 13838

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Arrangements are under the direction of C.H. Landers Funeral Chapel, 21 Main St., Sidney.