Catherine E. (Coss) Schieble


Catherine Elizabeth Schieble, age 91, adored wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, passed away peacefully on October 10, 2021, with her family by her side.

Kay was born on May 17, 1930, to Alice and Francis Coss in Utica and was a graduate of Oriskany Central School. She was married to the love of her life, Robert Francis Schieble, on May 6, 1950, at Saint Stephen’s Church. They were members of St Mary’s/St Peter’s church. She was an active PTA member, a life-long member of Floyd Fire Women’s Auxiliary and served on the board of elections for the Town of Floyd. Kay and Bob ran a family-owned dairy farm until they retired after which they traveled extensively with close friends and family.

Kay loved her family and is survived by her loving husband, Bob of 71 years; their amazing children, Jack (Fran), Jim (Betty), Marie (Mike) Stafford, William (Linda), Paul (Christine), Betty (Eric) Dousharm, Susan (Daryl) Johnson; many grandchildren and many great-grandchildren; her brother, Beecher (Sandy) Coss; special friend, Rosemary Stickles; and our other family, the Meyers family; and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her brother Bud; and special friends, Irene, Ray, Rose and Bob.

A Mass of Christian burial will be held on Friday at 11 a.m., at St. Peter’s Church. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery.

Relatives and friends may call at the Barry Funeral Home, 807 W. Chestnut Street, on Thursday from 4 to 7 p.m.

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