Lillian was born on April 29, 1924 and passed away on Sunday, October 16, 2016.
Lillian was a resident of Cortland, New York at the time of her passing. She was formerly from McGraw, New York.
Lillian attended the one-room Virgil District 11 school for grades 1 through 8 and graduated from Cortland High School in 1941. She graduated from Cortland State Teacher's College as valedictorian with summa cum laude honors in 1945. She also completed 30 hours of graduate and in-service courses.
She was married to Alfred.
Services will be held 1 pm Friday at the Scott United Methodist Church Rt. 41. Burial will follow at Atwater Cemetery Homer. A luncheon will be served for family and friends after the burial at the Spafford firehouse. Calling hours will be Thursday from 4 to 7 at Wright-Beard Funeral Home 9 Lincoln Ave. Cortland.
Contributions in lieu of flowers may be made to the Spafford F.D. Auxiliary 660 Route 41 Homer NY 13077.