M. Louise Burrell, 92, of Genesee

M. Louise BURRELL, 92, of Genesee, PA, died Friday, March 11, 2011 in the Jones Memorial Hospital, Wellsville, NY.

Born June 15, 1918, in Oswayo, PA, she was the daughter of Fred T. and Alice Frances Cameron Lunn.

She attended the country school in Oswayo and graduated from Shinglehouse High School.

In March 30, 1938, in Allegany, NY, she married Dorr Clyde Burrell, who predeceased her in 1994.

Mrs. Burrell and her husband owned and operated a dairy farm in Genesee from 1949 until 1979.  She attended the Genesee and Ulysses United Methodist Churches.  Louise was a member of the Harrison-Ulysses-Genesee Senior Center in Ulysses, the United Methodist Women, and the former Genesee Rebekahs.

She loved her animals, enjoyed gardening, crafts, crocheting, tending flowers, cooking, baking, and canning.  She cherished her family and friends.

Surviving are:  four sons, Frederick (Toni) Burrell of Fairview, PA, Gary (Patricia) Burrell of Olean, NY, Stanley (Carolyn) Burrell of Wellsville, and Russell Burrell of Genesee;  a daughter, Marilyn “Dollie” Thompson of Ulysses;  many grandchildren, great-grandchldren, and great-great-grandchildren;  and nieces and nephews.

Friends may call Wednesday, March 16, 2011 from 2:00 – 4:00 and 7:00 – 9:00 PM at the Olney Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ulysses, PA, where Funeral Services will be held on Thursday at 11:00 AM.  The Rev. Deborah L. Watkins and the Rev. Nettie Treat will co-officiate.  Burial will be in Genesee Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the SPCA, 1374 SR 19 South, Wellsville, NY 14895.


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