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Nora Wiedmer

Published on June 26, 2024


Boonville- Nora M. (Lenaghen) Wiedmer, 96, widow of Harold and a long-time resident of Jackson Hill Road, passed away, on Saturday, June 22, 2024, at the home of her daughter and son in law, Clara and Richard Grower, while under the loving care of her family and hospice.

Nora was born in Westernville, on October 17, 1927, a daughter of John and Ada Jacobs Lenaghen.  She attended Gifford Hill Rural School, later completing her education at Holland Patent Central School.

On February 22, 1947, Nora was united in marriage with Harold J. Wiedmer, at the Boonville United Methodist Church, where Rev. Robert U. Homes officiated.  The couple settled on the groom’s farm on Jackson Hill Road, near Boonville, where Mrs. Wiedmer has since resided, until she relocated to the home of Clara Richard Grower, two and a half years ago.  For many years the couple operated a dairy farm and in addition to being the mother of ten children, Nora also worked on the daily farm operations.  Mr. Wiedmer passed after a loving marriage which endured for 40 years, on April 28. 1987.

Nora’s greatest joy in her life came from being a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother.  She is survived by nine children and their spouses, John Wiedmer, NC, Fred and Jeanne Wiedmer, Clara and Dick Grower, Robert and Dawn Wiedmer, Hal and Debbie Wiedmer, Katherine and Jason Crill, Jim and Mary Wiedmer, all of Boonville, Edward and Patricia Wiedmer, Clinton, Donald and Cynthia Wiedmer, Marcy, and a daughter in law, Amy Wiedmer. New Hampshire.   Nora was predeceased by a son, David Wiedmer, who passed away on October 4, 2007.  Also surviving are 20 grandchildren and 24 great grandchildren.  She was predeceased by a grandson, Eric and great granddaughter, Gracie.  Also surviving is one brother, Carlton Lenaghen, North Carolina.  She was predeceased by brothers, John, Victor, Loren, Lenard, Leon, Harold and Kenneth Lenaghen.


Relatives and friends are invited to attend her Funeral Services at 11:00 A.M. Thursday, June 27, 2024, at Trainor Funeral Home, Inc. 143 Schuyler St. Boonville, with interment to follow in Boonville Cemetery.  There are no calling hours.  Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice and Palliative Care, Inc. 4277 Middle Settlement Road, New Hartford, NY 13413 or to Boonville Fire Co. Ambulance Fund, PO Box 164, Boonville, NY 13309.

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