Nellie B. Runions, 94

Nellie B. Runions
Nellie B. Runions

Nellie B. Runions, 94, of Palermo passed away Saturday at St. Luke Health Services in Oswego.

A native of Marcellus, Mrs. Runions had resided in Palermo most of her life. She retired in 1982 as manager of the cafeteria at the Palermo Elementary School after 26 years.

Mrs. Runions was a member of the Palermo United Methodist Church in Palermo. She was a member of Palermo Grange for 80 years. She was a past noble grand of Ne-Ha-Sa-Ne Rebekah Lodge #269 in Fulton. Mrs. Runions was also a member of the Palermo Senior Citizens.

She was predeceased by her husband of 60 years, Erwin I. Runions, who died in 1996.

Surviving are: two daughters, Calista M. (William) Rurey of Port Richey, Florida and Darlene R. (Richard) Flint of Central Square; a son, Douglas E. (Carol) Runions of Palermo; seven grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren; eight great, great grandchildren.

There will be no services or calling hours. Burial will be in Vermillion Cemetery, New Haven. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Gateway-Longview, Inc., 6350 Main Street, Williamsville, NY, 14221. Foster Funeral Home, Fulton has care of arrangements.

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