September 5, 1940 - June 10, 2016
Waverly, New York
June 10, 2016
September 5, 1940
Sunday, June 19, 2016 at 1 PM at Round Top Park, Athens, PA. Please bring a dish to pass.
Genevieve Rose Babcock, 75, of Waverly passed away on Friday, June 10, 2016 at Athens Health & Rehab in Athens.
She was predeceased by her parents, Floyd and Caroline Platt; husband, Dick Babcock; sons, William Carnrike, and her pride and joy, Alan Carnrike; brothers, George, Alex, Stanley, Joe and Leon; sisters, Pat, Shirley, Dawn, Janet, Mary, Sarah and Margaret.
Genevieve is survived by her loving companion, Joe Carnrike; children, Joseph Carnrike of Lockwood, Victor (Audrey Barton) Carnrike of Barton, Joyce (Brian) Newman of Rome, Jay Carnrike of Waverly, Jackie (Brian) Wolcott of Waverly and Glen (Lisa) Carnrike of Sayre; step-children, Rick, Ron, Sandy, Cindy, Pam and Tammy Babcock; sisters, Jessie (Joe) Arcesi of Athens and Joanne (Bob) Stevens of Athens; numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren; special granddaughter, Jessica Carnrike and special friend and fiancé of Joseph Carnrike who predeceased her, Becky Babcock; special niece, Gloria Barton; and special cousin, Stephanie Barton; along with numerous nieces and nephews.
She enjoyed racing, bingo, scratch tickets, family gatherings, family picnics and square dancing. She was a caretaker for Alice Campbell, worked at Blue Swan, Sayre Lingerie, Hotel Bradford, Blaines Home Care, Tioga Nursing Home and as a cook at Mangialardo’s in Sayre.
A time of gathering will be held on Sunday, June 19, 2016 at 1 PM at Round Top Park in Athens. Please bring a dish to pass if possible.
The family is being assisted by Blauvelt Funeral Home, 625 Broad St., Waverly, NY. Those wishing may visit our Facebook page or send a private sympathy message of remembrance for Genevieve’s family in “obituaries” at www.blauveltfuneralhome.com.