Marion Arlene (Wood) Rickmyre

Marion Arlene (Wood) Rickmyre, 101, of Schenectady, NY, peacefully passed away on January 28, 2021.

Born December 01, 1919, in Gloversville, NY, she was a 1938 graduate of Gloversville High School. After high school, she worked at the Woolworth’s Five and Dime store in downtown Gloversville and then briefly at Robison & Smith Cleaners. She also worked for the Republican Party many years; she received an invitation to Richard M. Nixon’s presidential inauguration in Washington, DC in 1969.

Surviving Marion are her son, Daniel (Shaula) Rickmyre of Rotterdam, NY; and her daughter, Mary Lou (Donald) Pollock of Melbourne, FL. Also surviving are five grandchildren, Lindsay (Daniel) McConnelee, Laura Rickmyre, Karen (Michael) Smith, Michael Pollock, Rebecca Pollock; and several great-grandchildren. Marion was preceded in death by her husband, Robert M. Rickmyre on November 22, 1999. They were married in 1940 and celebrated 59 years of marriage.

A burial will be held for Marion at a later date in Ferndale Cemetery in Johnstown, NY.

Condolences: SimpleChoicesCremation.com.