Hilda B. Cummings


Hilda B. Cummings, 80, of Washington Street, died Sunday, December 9, 2018 at Samaritan Medical Center, Watertown, NY.

Born January 24, 1938 in Redwood, NY, she was the daughter of Purl A. and Inez Symes Babcock and graduated from Redwood High School in 1956.

She was a self-employed hairdresser and later a clerk at the House of the Good Samaritan Hospital, Watertown for 18 years, retiring in 1986.

She married Charles M. Cummings on November 22, 1972. He died May 20, 2006.

Mrs. Cummings enjoyed gardening and traveling.

Survivors include; a sister, Mary Inglehart, Lady Lake, FL; numerous nieces and nephews. A brother, Donald Babcock and a nephew, Thomas Babcock died before her.

Graveside Services will be 11 am Wednesday, December 12, 2018 in St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery, 1015 James Street, Clayton, NY. Arrangements are with Frederick Bros. Funeral Home, Theresa, NY.

Donations may be made to Hospice of Jefferson County, 1398 Gotham Street, Watertown, NY 13601.

Condolences may be made online at www.frederickbrosfuneralhome.com.