ONEONTA – Caryl B. Klingman, 81, who ran an adult care center out of her Gilbertsville home, passed away peacefully on Monday, April 23, 2018, at A.O. Fox Nursing Home in Oneonta.
Caryl was born on Sept. 19, 1936, a daughter of the late Harry and Anna (Loehr) Hutchens in Yonkers.
Caryl was once employed by the Clark’s Color Center in Oneonta and had a passion for sewing. She enjoyed doing various crafts and supporting many of the areas craft fairs. For many years, she ran an adult care center out of her home in Gilbertsville. She had a large heart and there was always enough room to help out another person.
Caryl is survived by her son, Keith (Penny) Klingman; two granddaughters, Stacey (Jeff) Barnes and Tracey (Peter Holmes) Klingman; great-grandchildren, Tammy, Morgan, Mackenzie, Nathan, JP and Hunter; brother, William (Lorraine) Hutchens; sister, Joan Brooks; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Caryl is predeceased by her husband, George J. Klingman, who passed away in 2002.
Relatives and friends may call from 4 to 6 p.m., Sunday, April 29, at the Johnston Funeral Home, 60 Broad St., Morris. Burial will be held privately at the convenience of her family.
Memorial donations may be made to Union Church Cemetery, 1969 County Highway 44, Franklin, NY 13775. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Johnston Funeral Home in Morris.