ELLA B. PLUNKETT
HORNELL - Ella B. Plunkett, 69, of Route 36,
Town of Dansville, died unexpectedly early Tuesday morning (May 2, 2000)
at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester.
Born in Shongo, N.Y., on
March 29, 1931, she was the daughter of Clifford Robbins and Bertha (Bost)
Chilson. She has resided in Town of Dansville for about 20 years.
Surviving are two sons, Nicholas Cianciosi of Rochester; Bradley
Pucula of Dansville; two daughters, Mary (Daniel) Wright of Dunkirk;
Brenda (Thomas) Schumacher of North Tonawanda; her mother, Bertha Chilson
of Dansville; one sister, Helen (Robert) Gardner of Arkport; several
grandchildren, aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.
of Ella B. Plunkett will receive friends on Thursday (today) from 2 to 4
and 7 to 9 p.m. at the Dagon Funeral Home, 38 Church St., Hornell, where
funeral and committal services will be held Friday at 9 a.m. with Rev.
Robert Kanka officiating. Burial will be in Westfield, Pa.
BERTHA A. CHILSON
DANSVILLE - Bertha A. Chilson, 86, of State
Rte. 36, died today (June 1, 2000) at the East Side Nursing Home in
Warsaw, following a long illness.
Mrs. Chilson was born Aug. 18, 1913,
in Westfield, Pa., the daughter of Joseph Martin and Lena Belle Proudy
She had worked in the food service dept. of Monroe County
Correctional Facility in Rochester for many years.
Mrs. Chilson is
survives by one daughter, Mrs. Helen (Robert) Gardner of Hornell, one
sister, Mary Shonda of Trumbul, Conn.; six grandchildren and 12 great
She was predeceased by her fist husband, Clifford
Robbins; daughter, Ella Plunkett; four sisters, Minnie and Susie Bost,
Helen Decker and Virginia Burment; one brother, Floyd Bost.
may call Saturday from 12-2 p.m. at the H.P. Smith & Sons, Inc.
Funeral Home in Canisteo, where services will be held immediately
following calling hours at 2 p.m.. the Rev. Carl Chamberlain officiating.
Burial will be in the Champlin Cemetery in Westfield, Pa.