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Jean E. Stickney, 86, formerly of Brainardsville, currently of Schenectady, died Friday, March 12, 2010, at Ellis Hospital, Schenectady, NY. Born in Vermontville, NY, on Jan. 2, 1924, she was the daughter of John and Lucia (Martin) Norman. She was married to Herb Stickney on November 11, 1942 in Saranac Lake. He predeceased her on Nov. 25, 1979. Jean and her husband moved from Vermontville to Brainardsville in 1947. She was employed at Chateaugay Central School for several years as cook and supervisor until her retirement in 1984. In 1990, she moved to Schenectady to be closer to her family. She was a member of the Rotterdam United Methodist Church. She was a former member of the Chateaugay American Legion Auxiliary and Frontier Chapter # 203 Order of the Eastern Star. Jean enjoyed cooking, traveling and doing crafts. Mrs. Stickney is survived by five children and their spouses John and Judy Stickney of New London, NC, Herb and Lois Stickney of Schenectady, Joseph and Frances Stickney of Heuvelton, Linda Wilson of Chula Vista, CA, Sandra and Alaric Hutchins of Schenectady; 15 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren Besides her husband, she was predeceased by her parents; and a sister, Shirley Treptow. Calling hours will be held at the Chateaugay Funeral Home on Tuesday, March 16 from 4 to 7 p.m. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 17 in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Al Johnson of the Brainardsville United Methodist Church officiating. Spring burial will take place at Merrilsville Cemetery, Franklin. A memorial service will be held at United Methodist Church in Rotterdam at a later date. Donations in her memory may be made to Rotterdam United Methodist Church or a charity of one's choice.

Published in The Daily Gazette Co. on Mar. 15, 2010