Margaret A. Cole, 67, of Phoenix, NY, passed away at her
home on Easter Sunday April 21, 2019. She was born in
Syracuse, NY to her late parents Edna (Smith) and Hubert
Post on Easter Sunday April 13, 1952 in Syracuse, NY.
Margaret was a 1970 graduate of J. C. Birdlebough
High School, Phoenix.
In 2009 Margaret became the confidential secretary for
Family Court, Oswego County Judicial system. Prior to
to her post, she was the town clerk for Schroeppel from
1997 until 2009, not only serving the town residents, but
as President of the Town Clerk’s Assoc. in NYS. She also
taught computer classes updating the procedural changes
in the state’s hunting licensing systems to many town clerks.
Margaret enjoyed antiquing, quilting, and spending time
with her family. She was known for her beautiful Christmas
displays. Many people would make a special trip to see
her creative works of art. And she had a wonderful
smile and a good sense of humor. She will be missed.
Besides her parents, she was predeceased
by her two brothers David and Robert Post.
Surviving are her devoted husband of 46 years Douglas P.
Cole; her loving daughter Chelsey A. Cole; two sisters
Barbara Saari, and Kim Post; several nieces, nephews,
cousins; and many friends.
Calling hours only are on Friday April 26, 2019 from 4 to 7
p.m. in the Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, 431
Main St., Phoenix, NY.