Seneca Falls – Gail A Poormon, 72, of Auburn Road, Seneca Falls, NY, died Thursday (June 26, 2014) at Geneva General Hospital, Geneva, NY.
Family and friends may attend a celebration of Gail’s life on Monday (June 30) from 6 to 9 PM at Dewey’s Party House, 67 Auburn Rd., Seneca Falls, NY. Burial will be in Fayette Rural Cemetery, Town of Fayette, NY at the convenience of the family. If desired, contributions may be made to Ontario-Yates Hospice, 756 Pre-Emption Road, Geneva, New York 14456.
Gail was born in Geneva, NY on September 8, 1941 the daughter of the late Louis & Verna Gee Ridley. She was a life resident of the Fayette-Seneca Falls area. She was an avid bowler and active in many bowling leagues. She, also, was a member of the 700 bowling club. She enjoyed her time at the casino, playing horseshoes, and going to garage sales. She was a foster parent for many years.
She is survived by:
Her husband, William Poormon of Seneca Falls
2 daughters – Lynda (Dan “Dewey” Dowd) Sohn – Seneca Falls, NY
Sandra (Steve Matice) Schulte – Seneca Falls, NY
2 sons – Kenneth (Gianna) Davids – Burlington, VT.
Roger (Barbara) Davids – Seneca Falls, NY
10 grandchildren – Bridget (Jason) Hilimire, Keith (Laurie) Sohn, Michelle Sohn, Roman, Ryan, Jeffrey, & Eric Davids, Larissa Keefer, Erica Powell, & Cain Schulte
7 Great Grandchildren – Lake, Blayze, Gabriella, Kadience, Maverick, Cole, & Phynix
1 sister – Barbara Cool – Geneva, NY
3 brothers – Benjamin (Olivia) Ridley – Bath, NY
Bruce Ridley – Geneva, NY
Ronald Ridley – Seneca Falls, NY
2 step-daughters – Julie (Steve) Branom – Florida
Vicki (Ron Darling) Wilson – Canoga, NY
2 step-sons – Thomas (Cheryl) Poormon – Fayette, NY
William (Holly) Poormon – Florida
9 step grandchildren
9 step great grandchildren
Several nieces and nephews
In addition to her parents, Gail was predeceased by her brother, Louis Ridley
Arrangements are under the direction of Doran Funeral Home, Seneca Falls, NY
Please visit: doranfuneralhome.com