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Joan Katherine Britton

Published on May 31, 2022

Lyons Falls- Joan Katherine Britton, 90, lifelong resident of Lewis County, widow of Leon Charles Britton passed away on May 27, 2022 at Sunset Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Boonville.


Joan was born on June 10, 1931 to John and Katherine (Powlin) Snyder in Constableville, NY. Joan had three sisters; Beatrice (Edward) Newvine, Port Leyden, Virginia (Salvatore) Pulizzi, Rome and Christine (Roy) Constantineau, Virginia Beach and a brother, Kenneth (Carol) Snyder, Central Square. 


On May 24th, 1957 Joan was united in marriage with Leon C. Britton at the Forest Presbyterian Church, Lyons Falls. The couple resided in the village with their children; Kathy Vollmar, Brantingham, Cheryl (Vollmar) Russell (Edward), Leon “Chuck” (Cindy) Britton, Lyons Falls, Eric Britton, Kokomo, IND, Laurie (Brad) Poore, Glenfield; grandchildren, several great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. 


She is predeceased by her parents; John & Katherine Snyder, sister Beatrice Newvine, brother Kenneth Snyder, son-in-law Donald Podkowka, a nephew, sister-in-law Carol (Composto) Snyder and a son-in-law Edward Russell.


A Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Wednesday, June 1, 2022 at the Forest Presbyterian Church, Lyons Falls. Interment will follow service at Wildwood Cemetery, Lyons Falls.  There are no calling hours.  Memorial contributions may be made to the Forest Presbyterian Church 4019 Center Street, Lyons Falls, NY 13368.  Arrangements are in care of Trainor Funeral Home, 143 Schuyler St. Boonville.  



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