Blanche M. Vitkus
unknown - March 12, 2013
Blanche M. Lovejoy Vitkus, 100, of Skaneateles died Tuesday March 12, 2013. She was born in Binghamton and had retired in 1975, from Binghamton General Hospital, where she worked as a nurse for over 40 years. She was a 1934 graduate of St. Mary’s Hospital in Rochester, and was a communicant of St. Mary’s of the Lake Church in Skaneateles. She was predeceased by her husband of 60 years, Walter in 2008.
She is survived by her sons James W. (Suzanne) and Dr. Robert J. Vitkus of Fayetteville, a sister-in-law Ann (Edward) Vitkus, 3 grandchildren Lauren, Karen, Dianne, nieces, nephews and several cousins.
Funeral mass: 10 a.m. Saturday, March 23, at St. Mary’s of the lake Church, Skaneateles, followed by a reception at St. Mary’s Parish Hall. Burial in Calvary Cemetery, Binghamton. Contributions may be made to FISH, (adult transportation service), 24 Jordan St. Skaneateles or SAVES Ambulance, 77 Fennell St. Skaneateles, NY 13152. To send condolences visit: robertdgrayfuneralhome.com.