Joan Rae O'Mara of Honeoye Falls died Thursday, January 5, 2023, at age 83. She was born the daughter of Charles and Lela Potter on January 12, 1939, in Montour Falls, Schuyler County, NY. Joan was a music teacher in Bloomfield Central Schools and later became a finance director for the Town of Rush, NY. She graduated from college with Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Education from SUNY Fredonia and Geneseo, respectively, where she met and married her late husband, John F. O'Mara. She is survived by her children, Timothy (Patricia), Michael (Jennifer), John Jr. (Heather-Lynn); 11 grandchildren and 3 great granddaughters. Friends may call Thursday, January 19, 2023, from 4-7 PM at the Merton H. Kays Funeral Home, Inc. 59 Monroe St. Honeoye Falls. Her memorial service and burial will be held Friday, January 20 at 9 AM at Rush United Methodist Church. Burial, at the Hector Union Cemetery, Burdette, NY. Donations to one's favorite charity are requested in lieu of flowers. To light a candle in remembrance of Joan, please visit www.mertonkaysfuneralhome.com
Merton H. Kays Funeral Home maintained its grand and spacious home like environment that so many families appreciate. While keeping with its historic features the funeral home is a very large facility offering families the space they need while ensuring the costs to families is kept competitive or below other funeral homes in the surrounding area.
Merton H Kays Funeral Home, Inc.
59 Monroe Street Honeoye Falls, NY, 14472 Phone: (585) 624-1120 Fax: (585) 624-3228