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Cynthia D. (DeMay) Deys

March 18, 1920 ~ February 23, 2017 (age 96)

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PALMYRA: Deys, Cynthia DeMay; died on Thursday, February 23, 2017 at the age of 96. Family and friends are invited to call from 5-7pm on Saturday, March 4 at the Robert L. Yost Funeral Home, Inc., 123 West Main Street, Palmyra. A memorial service will be held at 2pm on Sunday, March 5 at Western Presbyterian Church of Palmyra. A reception will follow in fellowship hall. In lieu of flowers please consider memorials to Wayne County Humane Society, 1475 County House Rd., Lyons, NY 14489; Lollypop Farm, 99 Victor Rd., Fairport, NY 14450 or to Western Presbyterian Church of Palmyra, 101 East Main St., Palmyra, NY 14522.

    Cynthia was born on March 18, 1920 in Newark, New York the daughter of Leon and Elizabeth Scheerens DeMay. She was a devoted member of Western Presbyterian Church for over 50 years and had helped serve many lunches to the Palmyra-Macedon Rotary Club.

    Mrs. Deys is survived by her son Gary (Pat) Deys; daughter Cheryl Deys; daughter-in-law Esther Deys; grandchildren Christopher Deys, Jeanne Collier, Cindy (Mike) Derrick, James (Kellie) Deys, Kathleen Deys and Emily (Tim) Bojanowski; eight great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. She is predeceased by her husband Henry Deys Jr., son James Deys; brothers Joseph DeMay and Leon DeMay Jr. and daughters-in-law Ruth Deys and Margaret Deys.

Charitable donations may be made to:

Humane Society of Monroe County - Lollypop Farm
99 Victor Rd., Fairport NY 14450
Web: http://

Humane Society of Wayne County
1475 County House Rd., Lyons NY 14489

Western Presbyterian Church of Palmyra
101 East Main Street, Palmyra NY 14522

 Service Information

March 4, 2017

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Robert L. Yost Funeral Home,Inc.
123 West Main Street
Palmyra, NY 14522

Memorial Service
March 5, 2017

2:00 PM
Western Presbyterian Church of Palmyra
101 East Main Street
Palmyra, NY 14522

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