TIMNEY, SYLVIA L.; of Waterford; went home to be with the Lord on October 8, 2014; at 87 years of age. Loving wife of John for 48 years; dear mother of Sandra Timney, Barry (Kathy) Buffington; grandmother of Diane (Tim) Stevens and Cristen (Ed) Smith; great grandmother of Camden and Cameron Stevens. Sylvia was very active her entire life. She played tennis, was a very accomplished seamstress and loved gardening and yard work. Sylvia worked many years for JC Penny’s and for Kmart as a bookkeeper. In retirement she enjoyed working part time as a seamstress for Endless Road. She enjoyed making fancy dolls and dresses for the Waterford Senior Center. She was a very avid reader. Sylvia was preceded in death by her mother, Kate Wade; father, Elsie Wade; and five brothers and sisters. An afternoon Memorial Service will be held on Saturday October 11, 2014 at 4 p.m. at COATS FUNERAL HOME - WATERFORD. Family will receive friends Saturday from 3 to 6 p.m. In lieu of flowers please make memorial donations to Mercy Hospice. Envelopes are available at the funeral home. To send private condolences to the family, go to www.coatsfuneralhome.comPublished in Daily Tribune on Oct. 11, 2014+Read More Share Listen to Obituary Remember Share a message, photo, or video below View guest book "Sylvia had a very kind heart. We will miss seeing her out in..."- Linda Yudasz Add a memory or condolence to the guest book Add Message Please add or record a video for the family of Sylvia Timney Add a video + Please add a photo and share in the life story for Sylvia Timney Add a photo + http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/dailytribune/obituary.aspx?n=sylvia-l-timney&pid=172751366&fhid=5753