FULTON, NY – Ella O. Cantine, 94, of Mount Pleasant, died peacefully at home under the care of those who loved her on Thursday December 17, 2015.
Born in Fulton, she had resided in the area her entire life, working for Nestle and as an administrative assistant for Oswego County Heath.
Ella was a life member of the Fulton Presbyterian Church.
She enjoyed playing bridge, golfing, camping, maintaining her four acres of country property in Mount Pleasant, traveling and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Ella was also an honorary member of the Rap-Shaw Club at Stillwater Reservoir and a life fan of SU sports and the Yankees.
She was predeceased by her husband, Thomas G. Cantine Sr., in 1996; son, Thomas G. Cantine Jr., in 2010; two brothers, John Edward and Charles Francis Owens; and her companion, John W. Davis Sr.
Ella will be deeply missed and forever loved by her daughter, Christine (Charles) Lighthipe; daughter-in-law, Pamela Cantine; grandchildren, Joshua (Emily) Lighthipe, Amanda (Matthew) Timmerman and Joslyn and Gracyn Cantine; great-grandchildren, Jack and Cora Lighthipe and Eli and Logan Timmerman; sister-in-law, Margaret Owens; niece, Carol Davis; nephews, Charles and David Owens; several great-nieces and great-nephews.
Calling hours will be Tuesday, December 29, from 4 to 6 p.m. with a service to follow at Foster Funeral Home, 910 Fay St., Fulton.
If lieu of flowers, donation may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 6390 Fly Road East Syracuse, NY, 13057 or Mount Adnah Cemetery, 706 E. Broadway, Fulton, NY 13069.
Foster Funeral Home, Inc.