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Yates Babcock Mahaffy

Yates Babcock Mahaffy

Male 1923 - 2004  (80 years)

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  • Name Yates Babcock Mahaffy 
    Born 16 Aug 1923  Pulaski, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Mar 2004 
    Age 80 years 
    Person ID I34737  stewartsny.com
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 

    Father Ancestors Yates Mahaffy,   b. 6 Aug 1888, Pulaski, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jul 1958  (Age 69 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Delberta Elizabeth Babcock,   b. 9 Jul 1900,   d. Jan 1994  (Age 93 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 15 Nov 1922  Syracuse, Onondaga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F3749  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors Myrtle Pennock,   b. 3 Apr 1920,   d. 19 Dec 2003  (Age 83 years) 
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 
    Family ID F19185  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 

      Watertown Daily Times (NY) - May 19, 2004

      Yates B. Mahaffy, 80, County Route 22, died Monday at Samaritan Keep Home, Watertown.

      Mr. Mahaffy was employed by Franklin Chevrolet, Olds and Buick, Pulaski, for 34 years, retiring in 1980. He also was involved in dairy farming with his father and his brother-in-law for 40 years until 1985.

      He was a member of Park United Methodist Church and Robert Edwards American Legion Post 358, both in Pulaski.

      Born Aug. 16, 1923, in Pulaski, son of Yates and Della Babcock Mahaffy, he graduated from Pulaski Academy and Central School in 1941 and served in the Army Air Forces from 1941 to 1945.

      In 1945, he moved from Pulaski to Orwell.

      He married Myrtle Pennock on Sept. 30, 1945, at Sandy Creek Methodist parsonage with the Rev. Herbert Harrison officiating. Mrs. Mahaffy died Dec. 19.

      Surviving are two brothers, Paul M. and Willard M., both of Pulaski; a sister, Barbara A. Wilder, California, and several nieces and nephews.

      A brother, William C., died May 5, 2003.

      The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Foster-Hax Funeral Home, Pulaski. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery.

      Calling hours will be from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home.