Della Spart

Obituary of Della Spart

Della M. Spart, age 96, of Corning, NY passed away on Thursday, May 10, 2018 at Corning Hospital, Corning, NY. 


Della was born on November 15, 1921 in Corning, NY, the daughter of the late Harvey and the late Hattie (Davis) Folmar.  She married Joseph Spart, who predeceased her on January 30, 1977. She worked in the cafeteria at Severn and Carter elementary schools for the Corning Painted Post School District. She will be remembered for her love of family – enjoying family get togethers and time with her children and grandchildren.


She is survived by daughters: Joanie (Robert) Cunningham of Corning, NY, Judy (Ken) Jones of Corning, NY and Mary (Don) Faulisi of Corning, NY; 7 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren; 4 great-great grandchildren; and two sisters: Mayola Young and Gertrude Burris.


In addition to her parents and husband, Joseph, Della was predeceased by her brothers: Harvey and Robert Folmar; and sisters: Irene Bliss and Harriet Stickler.


Family and friends are invited to call on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 from 1:00 to 3:00 pm at Phillips Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 17 W. Pulteney St., Corning. A graveside service will follow at 3:30 pm in the family plot in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Corning, Father Lewis Brown officiating.


Della’s family would like to express their gratitude to the Corning Hospital staff and CareFirst for the loving care they provided their mother.


In lieu of flowers, donations in Della’s name may be made to a charity of one’s choice.