Obituary of Agnes C. Tennyson
Agnes C. Tennyson (Drake), 89, of Horicon, daughter of the late William and Elizabeth Drake (Cooper) passed away peacefully at her home, surrounded by loving family on September 8, 2022.
Agnes arrived into this world on December 26, 1932 at her home in Chestertown. Once graduating from high school, Agnes served in the United States Navy. Agnes met and married Marvin Tennyson on November 2, 1962 in Hague. This year they would have celebrated their 60th anniversary.
Throughout her life, Agnes was self-employed cleaning many homes throughout the Adirondacks. She also worked as a housekeeper at Camp Wakonda. When not working outside of the home she was busy working inside of her home as a wonderful wife and mother. Agnes could also be found outside tending her beautiful flowers.
Predeceasing Agnes is her daughter Regina Tennyson, two sisters, Pauline Durkee and Roseanne Tennyson.
Agnes is survived by her husband Marvin Tennyson; sons Daniel Kuse, Gregory and Steven Tennyson; daughter Marcia Raymond; brother Francis Drake; sisters Catherine Moffitt, Josephine Eason and Virginia Drake; grandchildren Marilyn Dunkley and Amanda Raymond, Lisa Kuse and Kelly Kuse; great grandchildren Adrianna Dunkley, Phoebe Fissette, Gemma Raymond and Walker Holland, Madilyn Kuse; several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Friends may call on Agnes’s family from 11am – 1pm, Monday, September 12, 2022, at the Alexander Funeral Home, 3809 Main St., Warrensburg.
A funeral service will be conducted at 1pm.
Burial will follow in Chestertown Rural Cemetery, Rt. 9, Chestertown.
Please visit www.alexanderfh.net for online guest book, condolences, and directions.