FULTON, NY – Ellen M. Dolbear, 90, of Palermo, passed away on Friday, June 7, 2013, at Upstate University Hospital in Syracuse after a sudden illness.
She retired from Birdseye / Kraft Foods after more than 20 years of employment.
Ellen was predeceased by her husband, Wallace “Duane” Dolbear, in 1982; and her great-grandson, Cole Michael Dolbear, in 2011.
Surviving are her children, Duane (Marge) Dolbear, Michael Dolbear, Nelson Dolbear, Roy (Addie) Dolbear and James (Mickie) Dolbear; as well as several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
There are no calling hours.
Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Friday at Mount Adnah Cemetery, 706 E. Broadway in Fulton.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Mrs. Dolbear may be made to the Bristol Hill Congregational United Church of Christ, 3199 State Route 3, Fulton, NY 13069.
Foster Funeral Home in Fulton has care of arrangements.
Foster Funeral Home, Inc.