Hazel L. Emerson, age 88, of Italy Hill, NY passed away Monday, January 21, 2014 at the home of her son.
Hazel L. Emerson, age 88, of Italy Hill, NY passed away Monday, January 21, 2014 at the home of her son. Hazel was born in Hartsville, New York on July 18th, 1925, the daughter of the late, Clifton and Myrtle (Ellerington) Wentworth. Hazel is survived by her son, J. Edgar (Anita) Emerson Jr., daughters, Marilyn (Joel) Whitmire and Elaine (Wes) Nesbit; grandchildren, Mark Emerson, Dawn (Jonathon) Hasse, Diane Emerson, Charles (Sherri) Emerson, Keith Emerson, Tim Whitmire, Tanya (Tim) Baker, Anthony Nesbit, and Scott (Emily) Nesbit; great grandchildren, Brady, Adelyn, Joy and Nathan Emerson, Erik and Ashley Baker, Justin and Benjamin Nesbit; Joshua Hasse; Aeden and Evan Nesbit; and great-great granddaughter, Arianna (Baker) Meyer; two sisters; Ruth Wentworth of PA., Naomi (Clyde) Mathewson of FL, a sister-in-law Leatha (Harold) Wentworth of Dansville, two brother-in-laws, Norm (Bess) Knauss of FL and Don Reynolds of PY; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins. In addition to her parents, Hazel was predeceased by her husband of 64 years, J. Edgar Emerson Sr. on December 10th, 2008. Services for Hazel will be held at Italy Hill Baptist Church on Saturday, June 7, 2014 at 1:00pm. Friends and family may sign the guestbook at www.bottoni-wood.com