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Obituary of Ariel Fleming (Siegert) Obituary


Ariel Lynn Fleming (Siegert) passed away on November 25, 2023, following a brief illness. Born on June 27, 1985, she was the beloved daughter of Deb and Steve Siegert and sister to Lauren Siegert. Ariel is also survived by aunts, uncles, cousins, and numerous close friends.


Throughout her life, Ariel had a love of animals and a passion for photography, music, singing, various games, and Baltimore Orioles baseball. She excelled in diverse areas, including computer programming, computer-aided design, and automotive technology, earning the top position in her class for her associate’s degree. She dedicated herself to serving as a pizza maker and delivery driver, while also nurturing a talent for creating her own unique pizza dough recipe.

A caring and generous individual, Ariel will be remembered for her selflessness and her ability to support others. Calling hours will be held on Saturday, December 9, at 12PM, followed by a memorial service at 1PM at Perkins Funeral Home, 55 West Main St, Dryden, NY. Ariel’s ashes will be buried in the spring at Greensprings Natural Cemetery Preserve in Newfield, NY.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to SPCA of Tompkins County, 1650 Hanshaw Rd, Ithaca, NY 14850, or in the spirit of Ariel’s kindness, to “be excellent to someone.”

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