Bristol Patroller Marykae Hoercher passed away April 7,2013, surrounded by her loving family after a courageous battle with cancer.
She is survived by her husband, Larry Hoercher; sons,Seth Hoercher, Ryan Hoercher, daughter in-law, CherHoercher; beloved granddaughter, Pearl Hoercher;parents, Charles and Jean Kelley; mother in-law, MarionHoercher; siblings, Michael Kelley, Cindy (Peter) Tichacek,Jim (Trish) Kelley, Tim (Karen) Kelley; brother and sister in-laws, Cathy Hoercher, Don (Margot) Hoercher, Susie Hoercher-Parkin (Jeff), Bill (Teresa) Hoercher; numerous cherished, nieces, nephews and faithful couch companions, Jazmin Fluff and Lilly Louisa.
Marykae was born in Chicopee, MA, grew up in Pittsford and lovingly raised her family in Farmington. Marykae wasa life-long skier and long-time member of the Bristol Mountain Ski Patrol. She will be forever remembered for her devotion to family and friends, her commitment to helping others and most of all her gentle and loving spirit.