WEST CARTHAGE- Carron Getman, 76, 28 Vincent St., died peacefully at home on Thursday afternoon, November 15, 2012, while under the care of her family and Hospice of Jefferson County.
Born in Bainbridge, NY on December 17, 1935, the daughter of DeForest Lewis Reed & Marion Johnson Reed. She graduated from Carthage High School. She worked as the book keeper and secretary for DL Reed Trucking and the Abbass Food Corporation before retiring from Champion Materials. Mrs. Getman was enjoyed reading, spending time with her family and was very fond of her pet cats.
She married Donald F. Getman on October 2, 1955 at the former United Community Church in West Carthage. Mr. Getman served in the United States Navy from 1950 – 1954 and was a former longtime Mayor of West Carthage. He died on September 1, 2001.
She is survived by her children; Darell Chip Getman and his companion, Michelle Williams, Carthage and Kelli Jo Getman Furnare and her husband Chris, Canandaigua, her siblings; Donna Ross Craft, Joann Zando, Lancing Reed, Wayne Reed, David Reed and Linda Stackel. Also surviving are her 4 grandchildren; Kristen, Amy and Andrew Furnare and Lucas Getman.
Besides her husband, she is predeceased by her brother, Francis Reed.
A funeral service will be held on Monday, November 19th, 2012 at 11:00 AM in the Chapel of the Lundy Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Inc., 500 State St., Carthage, with the Rev. Jane Wagner, Pastor of the United Community Church, Carthage, officiating. Burial will follow in the Hillside Cemetery, West Carthage. Visitation will be held at the Funeral Home from 2 – 4 PM, Sunday, November 18th. www.lundyfuneralhome.com
Memorial donations may be made to the Jefferson County SPCA, 25056 Water St., Watertown, NY 13601 or Hospice of Jefferson County, 1398 Gotham St., Watertown, NY 13601