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Edward Gillette
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Birth: Jan. 4, 1890
Summerhill
Cayuga County
New York, USA
Death: Aug. 10, 1988
Groton
Tompkins County
New York, USA

SUMMERHILL - Edward Gillette, 98, a former resident of Route 90, died Wednesday at Groton Residential Care Facility.
A native of Summerhill, Mr. Gillette lived there 92 years. He operated a dairy farm in Summerhill and was a former Summerhill justice of the peace.
Mr. Gillette was a member of Summerhill Baptist Church and a former member of the Cayuga County Farm Burreau.
Surviving are his wife of 76 years, the former Hila Smith; two sons, Joseph of Dayton, Ohio, and Gordon of Cortland; two daughters, Dorothy Owens of Cortland and Gertrude Bacheller of Preble; 29 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home, Cortland, the Rev. George Gutchess officiating. Burial will be in West Homer Cemetery.
Calling hours will be 1 to 2 p.m. Friday at the funeral home, 9 Lincoln Ave.
Contributions may be made to the Summerhill Baptist Church memorial fund.

(Published in Syracuse Post Standard, Thursday, August 11, 1988) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Henry R. Gillett (1844 - 1897)
  Abilena Selover Gillett (1851 - 1921)
 
 Spouse:
  Hila Alice Gillette (1891 - 1989)*
 
 Children:
  Edward Gordon Gillette (1914 - 2005)*
  Dorothy L Gillette Owen (1917 - 2010)*
 
 Siblings:
  Esther Ann Gillett Breeds (1876 - 1952)*
  Lillian Gillett (1878 - 1878)*
  Fred D. Gillett (1879 - 1932)*
  Sarah Gillett (1882 - 1883)*
  John Haskell Gillette (1884 - 1960)*
  Jennie A. Gillett Bowker (1888 - 1921)*
  Edward Gillette (1890 - 1988)
  Lena Matilda Gillett (1893 - 1987)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
West Hill Cemetery
Homer
Cortland County
New York, USA
 
Created by: Carol Darling
Record added: Mar 25, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35116727
Edward Gillette
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Edward Gillette
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