Maryann E. Defendorf, 63, of Springport, passed away on Sunday, September 12, 2021 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Syracuse. She was the daughter of the late Gerald and Patricia Lashway Hewitt. Maryann loved her children, grandchildren and would do anything for a perfect stranger. She also enjoyed traveling and being adventurous. Her parties were epic and night time pranks with shaving cream will never be forgotten. Maryann at times would be in the mood to go mudding in the backyard with her Dodge Intrepid covering it from top to bottom and later ask how it got that dirty. Maryann was a lifetime member of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary in Montezuma and member of the Calimeri Veteran’s Post of Auburn.
She is survived,
Husband: Kent Defendorf
Longtime Partner: Jonathan Kyle
Children: Leon Defendorf and his wife Heather
Patricia Dymock and her husband Harold
9 Grandchildren: Lexy, Cameron, Carollynn, Kylee, Anysia-bellia, Alicia, Collin, Tondrick Jr. and Lilliana
Siblings: Becky, Robin, Dana, Jerry
Dogs: Aspen and Magie’
In addition to her parents, Maryann was predeceased by her Aunt Genevieve Burk.
Visitation will be from 12PM to 2PM on Friday, September 17, 2021 at Brew Funeral Home, 48 South Street, Auburn with a service to follow at 2PM. Burial will be at Oakridge Cemetery in Springport. Per the family’s request masks will be required for the visitation and service.
Condolence cards or gifts may be sent to Brew Funeral Home in care of the Defendorf Family.
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