Nellie S. Hoban, age 87, of Bath, NY passed away Thursday, March 9th, 2017, in the comfort of her home.

Nellie S. Hoban, age 87, of Bath, NY passed away Thursday, March 9th, 2017, in the comfort of her home.

Nellie was born in South Pulteney, NY on March 12th, 1929, the daughter of the late, Carl and Emily (Genung) Schuyler.  Nellie was a spotter during WWII and had worked as a waitress and as a secretary for Clark’s.  Nellie had also drove truck delivering boats.  She and her late husband operated Rocking H. Enterprises where they did trucking, construction, and boat repairs. 

Nellie is survived by her children, Sandra Morton, Robert (Barb) Yentzer, Rorry (Richard) Levee, Ronald (Marge) Yentzer, Dawn (Doug) Sterner, Ronald (Dawn) Didas, Richard (Lorene) Yentzer, Darlene (Phillman) Chissom, and Patrick (Jennifer) Hoban; daughter in law, Linda Didas; many loved grandchildren and great grandchildren. 

In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, John P. Hoban on October 27th, 2014; sons, Michael Batchelor and Joe Didas; daughter, Colleen Hoban.

A memorial service celebrating Nellie’s Life was held on Saturday, March 18th, 2017 at 11 am at the Branchport United Methodist Church, 3376 Guyanoga Rd., Branchport, NY 14418.  Memorial donations may be made in memory of Nellie to the Branchport United Methodist Church, PO Box 2, Keuka Park, NY  14478 or to the Women’s Auxillary of the Pulteney Fire Dept., PO Box 35, Pulteney, NY 14874.

Friends and family may share fond memories of Nellie at www.townsend
woodfuneralchapel.com