Lavina R. Fletcher

Lavina R. Fletcher, 89, of Ghent, passed away Monday July 20, 2020 in Hudson, NY. Born January 14, 1931 in Greenport, she is the daughter of Kenneth and Pearl (Hawver) Almstead.

Lavina worked for many years at the A&P market in Hudson. She enjoyed embroidery and crossword puzzles, however, her favorite activities were shopping, baking and socializing. Lavina loved to ride around WalMart making new friends.

She is survived by her daughter Audrey B. Hughes and son in law Guy, grandchildren Cynthia Foster, Joseph Foster, Denise Wyant (Jason), Guy Hughes Jr. (Jessica), great grandsons Kevin Decker Jr. and Travis Hughes, and great granddaughter Arianna Foster. Also left to cherish her memory include step daughter Kathy Fletcher Shaper (Jim), three grandsons a granddaughter and eight great grandchildren. In addition to her parents, Lavina was predeceased by her husband Richard, and siblings Alice Decker, Kenneth, Edward, Martin, and Robert Almstead.

All services will be held at the Bates & Anderson Redmond & Keeler Funeral Home. Visitation hours are Thursday July 23 from 5-8pm, and funeral services are Friday July 24 at 10:00am. Interment will be in Linlithgo Cemetery.

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