182 Years of Courteous Professional Service
Eleanor Guyett Blunt (October 13th, 2018)
Eleanor Guyett Blunt, 93, of Oswego, NY, made her final journey homeward on Saturday, October 13, 2018.

Mrs. Blunt was a Registered Nurse, employed for 20 years with the Oswego Hospital. She facilitated an Alzheimer's caregiver support group for 10 years. Eleanor authored a resource book for Alzheimer's caregivers under the sponsorship of the Oswego County Office for the Aging. She was a board member of the CNY Alzheimer's Association. In 1989, Eleanor was the recipient of a national honor as "Caregiver of the Year" by the National Office for the Aging. She also organized a patient advocacy program at the Oswego Hospital and contributed many volunteer hours there. Mrs. Blunt was the first degree graduate of S.U.N.Y.'s Experience Based Education Program, receiving a Bachelor of Arts in Communication.

For Eleanor, family and her professionalism have had cherished meaning. Art lessons at 70 years of age opened a world of creativity in both painting and writing. She has been a lifelong member of the Methodist Church and held numerous offices throughout.

Mrs. Blunt was pre-deceased by her parents, Leo and Harriet Guyett; her husband, Clarance Blunt; her daughter, Catherine Campney; and her sister, Beulah Alexander. She is survived by, her daughters, Carol Pringle, Karen (Thomas) Poole; her sister, Nancy Hopkins; along with six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, October 20, 2018 at the Lycoming United Methodist Church, 174 Miner Rd., Oswego NY. Interment will be Private in the Mexico Village Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please consider a contribution in Eleanor's memory to the Lycoming United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 51, Lycoming NY, 13093. Funeral arrangements are in the care of the Harter Funeral Home, 9 Washington Avenue, Mexico NY.

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