ONEONTA — Viola Tuthill, 76, of Oneonta, passed away peacefully on Dec. 30, 2012, at her home after a brief illness.
She was born on March 26, 1936, in Meredith, to William and Goldie Fuhrmann.
She is survived by her husband of 59 years, Charles Tuthill. They had four children, Sue (Armstrong) and her husband John, Chuck and his wife Sue (Stone), Nan and her husband Mark (Edwards), Pat and her husband Jim (Phelan). She had 11 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by two sisters, Alice Ogborn and Helen Joslin.
She loved cooking, flower gardening, baking cakes, playing games with family and friends, doing crafts with the grandkids, and most of all spending time surrounded by the family she loved. She will be missed by everyone whose lives she touched.
At Viola's request there will be no public memorial service. Memorial contributions may be made in her honor to the Catskill Area Hospice, 1 Birchwood Dr., Oneonta, NY 13820.
Expressions of sympathy may be made at, www.lhpfuneralhome.com
Arrangements are under the guidance of the Lewis, Hurley & Pietrobono Funeral Home, Oneonta.