Anna "Irene" Kinney, 79, died Wednesday (June 20, 2001) in Vestal Nursing Center in Vestal after a brief illness.
Born Anna Irene Embleton in Hamilton, Ont., she moved to Buffalo in 1939.
She worked as office manager of Great Lakes Orthodontist Lab in Buffalo from 1967 until she retired in 1982.
Mrs. Kinney moved to Owego in 1982. She enjoyed bird watching and gardening.
Her husband of 50 years, Edward, died in 1996.
Survivors include a daughter, Betsey Bacelli of Owego; two sons, Brian of Bellport and Thomas of Kenmore; a sister, Barbara Klipfel of Cheektowaga; and six grandchildren.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday in Parkside Lutheran Church, 2 Wallace Ave.