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Lucy A. Cummings
  • In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to:
  • Cobleskill Regional Hospital
    178 Grandview Drive
    Cobleskill, NY 12043

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“Deepest sympathies to Aunt Lucy's family. Sorry for you loss. ”
1 of 11 | Posted by: brenda k liddle - howes cave, NY

“Prayers going out for Lucy and her family audumn and randy ”
2 of 11 | Posted by: Audumn Keller

“You will greatly be missed, I remember all the times playing base ball in the field. You was a great friend to mom, she loved you. I remember mom...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Millie - Gloversville, NY

“DEAR HELEN AND FAMILY PLEASE ACCEPT MY CONDOLENCES AND KNOW THAT I AM HERE FOR YOU ALL CALL IF I CAN HELP IN ANY WAY MY THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS ARE WITH...Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: MARJORY RIVENBURG - MIDDLEBURGH, NY

“Lucy (ma) will always be remembered to me, as a very sweet lady who was always there for someone when they needed a friend to talk to, a lady who...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: alice rost - Schenectady, NY

“Becky & Family: So sorry to hear about the passing of your Grandma. May happy times keep her close to your heart during this time of sorrow. Hugs to...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: Kelly Sperbeck - Richmondville, NY

“Becky and family, so very sorry for your loss. I hope the good memories help you through this difficult time. ”
7 of 11 | Posted by: Beckie Guernsey Lacroix - Friend

“We so enjoyed visiting. We felt so loved and will greatly miss you Aunt Lucy. ”
8 of 11 | Posted by: Paul and Debbie Swint Jr - NY

“Deb, Junior & Bill and your families, We will all miss your mom, she has touched so many people, her loss will be felt by everyone. Memories of your...Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: Teresa Ackroyd - E Berne, NY

“My prays are with your family. She was a loving lady. ”
10 of 11 | Posted by: Sandra L Wood

“Bruce and Family, We are so sorry for your loss, May your Mom rest in Peace ! ”
11 of 11 | Posted by: Debi Benak - Schohaire, NY


Middleburgh-Lucy A. Cummings, 78, of Keyserkill Road, died Thursday, August 22, 2013, at Cobleskill Regional Hospital following a brief illness.

Born July 17, 1935 in Central Bridge, she was the daughter of Daniel and Barbara (Haughabone) Beacraft.

Lucy was a lifelong area resident and was a nurse's aide for several years at the former Mountain View Manor Home for Adults in Middleburgh.

She was an avid reader and enjoyed camping. She was predeceased by her husband, Lawrence, whom she married July 25, 1953, and he died in 1982 and their son, David Cummings.

Survivors include her four children: Debra (Merritt) Jackson of Middleburgh, Lawrence (Helen) Cummings, Jr. of Middleburgh, William Roy Cummings (Alice) of Duanesburg, and Bruce A. Cummings (Pamela) of Middleburgh; two sisters: Leah Swint of E. Berne and Rosemary (William) Flintcroft of Saranac; four grandchildren: Ryan Timothy Jackson, Rebecca McCann, Larry Cummings, III, and AnnMarie Cummings; and four great-grandchildren: Alex Jackson, Kimberly and David McCann, and Mackenzie Cummings.

A memorial service will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, August 24, 2013 at Palmer & Shaylor Funeral Home, 134 River St., Middleburgh with Rev. Neil Irwin officiating. A period of visitation will be at the funeral home prior to the service, from 10 to 11 AM. Private inurnment will be in Breakabeen Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Catskill Area Hospice & Palliative Care, Inc., 795 E. Main St., Suite 11, Cobleskill, NY 12043 or Cobleskill Regional Hospital 178 Grandview Dr., Cobleskill, NY 12043.