Florence G. McClosky, 81


Florence G. McClosky, 81, of Carrollton passed away in her residence Friday, July 29, 2016.

Born, May 4, 1935, in Amsterdam, she was the daughter of the late Marvin Odel and Addie Evoleen (Dooley) Boggess.

She married Joseph McClosky May 9, 1953.  They were married for 63 years.  She attended Amsterdam Church of God.  She enjoyed collecting owls. She was a wonderful loving wife, mother, and grandmother.

Along with her husband, Joe, she is survived by two daughters, Gloria (Mike) Boley of Carrollton and Karen Bates of Wooster; two sisters, Juanita (David) Guess of Amsterdam and Maxine (Daryl) Bowers of Plain City, Ohio; eight grandchildren and ninie great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; three brothers, Leonard, Raymond, and Harley Boggess; and two sisters Dorothy Miller and Eileen Peterson.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, Aug. 2, at 11 AM in Amsterdam Community Church of God, located on Bear Road, Amsterdam, with her nephew, Pastor David Guess of Alaska, officiating. Burial will be in the Simmons Ridge Cemetery.  Visitation will be Monday 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. in Dodds Funeral Home of Amsterdam.