Alice Marie Orvis, 96 of Farmington NY passed away on August 30, 2021 at Clifton Springs Nursing Home.
Our beloved mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and great great grandmother was born on March 20, 1925 in Clifton Springs NY to parents Ephraim and Maud Garno. Predeceased by husband Robert Orvis Sr., daughter Suzanne Bachmann, granddaughters Kimberly Barnhardt, Mary Singh, and grandson Keith Bachmann. Alice is survived by her children Joanne Orvis “Josephine”, Dianne Carcich, Robert Orvis Jr. “Bobby”, James Orvis “Jimmy”, Laura Martinez “Dolly”, several grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Alice grew up in Shortsville NY and graduated high school there. After World War 2, she married and raised her family. She was a church secretary for many years and also worked in department stores after retiring. Alice was devoted to her family, enjoyed reading, crossword puzzles, loved and cared for many pets through the years, and always supported the underdog. Alice had a deep faith in God and regularly prayed for loved ones. She will be sadly missed and remembered by all whose lives she touched.
Calling hours will be Monday September 6th from 4-7 p.m. at Jarmusz Cotton Funeral Home (26 Maple Ave. Victor, NY). Alice’s Funeral service will be held Tuesday September 7th at 1:30 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment White Haven Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Ontario Yates Hospice (756 Pre Emption Road Geneva, NY 14456) in her memory.