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December 7, 2013

Lois J. Blasetti

The Daily Star

---- — Lois J. Blasetti

ONEONTA — Lois J. Blasetti, 86, of Oneonta, passed away on Friday, Nov. 22, 2013, at her residence.

Lois was born on May 18, 1927, in the state of Iowa to Victor and Edith (Britt) Fellows. She married Carmen J. “Yibby” Blasetti on July 1, 1950. He predeceased her on March 27, 2013, following 62 years of marriage.

For a period of 35 years, Lois taught kindergarten and first grade at the Greater Plains Elementary School.

She attended St. Mary’s Church.

Lois is survived by two children, Janet (John) Riley of Brewster and John Blasetti of Oneonta; two grandchildren, Alysa Blasetti and Patrick Riley; two great-grandchildren, Isaak and David Morse; and her sister, Ruth (Wendell) Saunders of West Winfield.

She was predeceased by a brother and a sister, Victor Fellows and Florence Wiltenburg.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 10, at the Lester R. Grummons Funeral Home, 14 Grand St., Oneonta, with the Rev. David Wm. Mickiewicz, pastor, officiating. Burial will be in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Emmons.

There will be no calling hours.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Catskill Area Hospice and Palliative Care, 1 Birchwood Dr., Oneonta, NY 13820.

The Blasetti family extends, “a special thank you to the Oneonta Fire Department for their support of our family over the years.”

Condolences to the family may be made online at

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