Theresa “Tree” Kornmeyer Drysdale - 1/17/2018


Theresa “Tree” Kornmeyer Drysdale-1/17/2018

HILTON, NY - Theresa “Tree” Kornmeyer Drysdale lost her courageous battle with cancer on Monday, December 11, 2017 with her loving husband by her side. Born on June 19,1957 to her parents, Karl and Marie Murphy Kornmeyer, Theresa was a graduate of Adirondack Central School, Class of 1975, and also attended Utica School of Commerce. Theresa worked in the restaurant business, which allowed her to charm so many people with her laughter, smile, honesty and big heart. Theresa was a free spirit who loved her animals and her family. Theresa was an amazing sibling, wife, mother, grandmother and friend, whose passing leaves a hole in many hearts that will never heal. Theresa was predeceased by her parents, Karl and Marie Murphy Kornmeyer, brothers Donald and Karl Patrick Kornmeyer, and brother-in-law Scott Kaufman. Theresa is survived by her beloved husband of 16 years, Keith Drysdale; son Alex Drysdale; grandchildren James and Nolan Drysdale; siblings Michael (Cindy) Kornmeyer, Margaret “Peg” (Scott) Kaufman, Katherine, Eileen, Joseph (Leslie), Timothy (Lauren Townsend), and David Kornmeyer; brother-in-law Gordon (Susie) Drysdale; sisters-in-law Lisa Drysdale and Laurie (Steve) Luparello; many cousins, nieces and nephews; and her second family, the New Breed Motorcycle Club. Calling hours are Friday, January 19, 2018 at New Comer Funeral Home, 2636 Ridgeway Avenue, Rochester NY 14626 from 5-8 p.m. A celebration of Theresa’s life will be on Saturday, January 20, 2018 from 1-6 p.m. at California Brew Haus, 406 W. Ridge Road, Rochester, NY 14615. The family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to Lisa Drysdale, Vicki Smith Drysdale, Mel Fedeli, Glenda Marischen, Lori Stenier, and Tree’s second family, the New Breed Motorcycle Club, for their never-ending love and support of Theresa, Keith and Alex. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to a Humane Society or Hospice Center of your choosing.