Marie A. (Cardot) Ball

ARKWRIGHT – Marie A. (Cardot) Ball, 86, of Up-ton, Mass., and formerly of Arkwright, N.Y., died Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014 in St. Camillus Health Care in Whitinsville, Mass., after a long illness.

She was the widow of Floyd J. Ball, who died in 1961, and W. George Ball, who died in 1987.

Mrs. Ball was born in Arkwright, the daughter of the late Marvin and Nettie (Neuman) Cardot. She spent most of her life in Arkwright, where she served as the Town Clerk for many years. Later in life, she moved to Massachusetts to be near her daughter.

She leaves a son, Larry Ball, and his wife Natalie of Arkwright; her daughter Elaine M. Phelan and her husband Richard of Upton; eight grandchildren, Andy Ball of Salamanca, Katie Ball of Arkwright, Sally Felix of Lima, Ellie Ball of China, Maggie Norman of Michigan, Emily Marshall of Richland, Jennie Ball of Arizona and Heather Matozzo and her husband Tony of Charlton, Mass.; four great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday at noon in the Williams-Pedersen Funeral Home, 45 Main St., Upton, Mass. Burial will follow in Lakeview Cemetery in Upton. There are no calling hours.

If desired, memorial do-nations may be made to the Upton Fire & EMS Association, Box 580, Upton, MA 01568; or to St. Camillus Health Care, 447 Hill St., Whitinsville, MA 01588.