Felicia A. Szot - 2/28/2018

Felicia A. Szot-2/28/2018

BOONVILLE - Felicia A. Szot, 92, a former longtime resident of Church Street, passed away on Saturday, February 17, 2018, at Sunset Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Boonville. Affectionately known as Fay, she was born in Boonville on March 24, 1925, a daughter of John C. and Victoria Daskiewich Szot. Fay graduated from Boonville High School with the Class of 1943; later she graduated from St. Elizabeth’s School of Nursing of Utica, where she earned a Bachelor Degree in Nursing. For many years, Miss Szot was employed as a Registered Nurse in Boonville with her brother, Dr. Carl R. Szot. Fay and her mother, Victoria, were renowned cooks and restaurateurs. In addition to her nursing career, for many years, Victoria and Fay operated the Tasty Food Diner on Main Street, Boonville, and later the Remsen Diner on Route 12, Remsen. She was a member of St. Joseph’s Church, Boonville. Fay is survived by numerous nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, a great-grandniece and great-grandnephew; and a sister-in-law, Mrs. Inez Szot, Boonville. She was predeceased by two brothers, John C. Szot in 1990 and Dr. Carl R. Szot in 2010, and a sister-in-law, Margaret Szot in 1998. Her funeral was held on Saturday, February 24, 2018 at 10:15 a.m. at Trainor Funeral Home, Inc., 143 Schuyler Street, Boonville, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. at St. Joseph’s Church, with interment in the spring in St. Joseph’s Cemetery, both in Boonville. Calling hours were Saturday at the funeral home from 8:30 a.m. until the prayer service at 10:15 a.m. Memorial contributions may be made to Sunset Nursing and Rehabilitation Center Resident Activities Fund, 232 Academy Street, Boonville, NY 13309, or to the Boonville Fire Company Ambulance Fund, PO Box 164, Boonville, NY 13309. For an on-line message of sympathy, please go to www.trainorfuneralhome.com.