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Genevieve Rose Babcock

September 5, 1940 - June 10, 2016


Waverly, New York

Date of Death:

June 10, 2016



Birth Date:

September 5, 1940

Birth Place:

Sayre, Pennsylvania

Service Information:

Sunday, June 19, 2016 at 1 PM at Round Top Park, Athens, PA.  Please bring a dish to pass.



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Genevieve Rose Babcock

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


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