Mary A. Klotzbach,98, of Albion NY, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, October 12, 2019 at the Villages of Orleans in Albion, NY.
Born on April 8, 1921, in Hornell, NY, she was the daughter of the late Fredrick and Lula (Bartel) VanDruff.
Mary grew up in Hornell then lived in Tioga, PA before settling back to Wellsville NY while she attended three years of Bible College. On July 3, 1948, she married the late John P. Klotzbach and they settled in Albion, NY. Mary worked for 13 years at General Electric in Brockport and also worked as a Taylor for Perfecto Dry Cleaners in Albion. In her later years she cared for the elderly in their homes. Mary was a devout member of Oak Orchard Assembly of God Church, where her and her husband would minister to the patients of North Wing at Medina Hospital every Sunday for many years and also where she was a member of the Woman’s Ministry and a Sunday School teacher for the children’s ministry. She enjoyed flower gardening and sewing, specializing in making wedding gowns. Mary also enjoyed spending time with her loving family.
Mary is survived by her three sons, John “J.P.” Klotzbach of Albion, NY, Dayton (Sandy) Klotzbach of Virginia and Darrell (Vicky) Klotzbach of Medina, NY; nine grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and one great great-grandson, one brother Paul (Marion) VanDruff of North Carolina and many nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends may call on Thursday, October 17, 2019 from 11am-Noon at Oak Orchard Assembly of God Church, 12111 Ridge Road, Medina NY 14103, where a funeral service will be held at Noon with the Pastor Rev. Daniel A. Thurber officiating.
Burial will follow in the Mt. Albion cemetery. Per Mary’s wishes, please make memorials to Oak Orchard Assembly of God Church.
Arrangements were entrusted to Bogan & Tuttle Funeral Home, 226 Pearl Street, Medina NY 14103.
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Oak Orchard Assembly of God Church
12111 Ridge Rd., Medina NY 14103