Lettie M <I>Balcom</I> Elmer

Lettie M Balcom Elmer

Death 31 May 1943 (aged 71)
Burial Williamstown, Oswego County, New York, USA
Plot Section 5
Memorial ID 154206456 · View Source
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Rites for Oliver Balcom, 83, And Sister, Mrs. Elmer, 71, Planned at Church

Redfield, June 1-A double funeral for Oliver Balcom, 82 and Mrs. Lettie Elmer, 71, brother and sister, who died within 24 hours of each other here will be held Wednesday in the Redfield Community Church with the Rev. Charles Rowley officiating. Burial will be in the Redfield Cemetery.

Mr. Balcom died Saturday in his home here. He had operated a farm near hear all his life.

He was born in Redfield, son of Charles and Mary Jones Balcom. He was married three times. His second wife, the former Lettie Curry died in 1910. He later married Anne Irwin who died in 1934.

Surviving are two sons, Austin, Redfield, and Wynn, St. Charles, Ill; three stepsons, Silas Irwin, Mexico, N. Y.; George Irwin, Syracuse, and Thomas Irwin in Canada; four stepdaughters, Mrs. Robert Thurston, Rome; Mrs. Mary Davidson, Canada; Mrs. Beatrice Lewis, Canada, and Mrs. Charles Young, Batavia; one brother Everett, Redfield; two sisters, Miss Linnie Balcom, Redfield, and Mrs. Harry Boles, Oriskany; and five grandchildren.

Mrs. Elmer died Sunday in the home of her son, Clarence.

She was born in Redfield as Mary Jones Balcom. She was married to Herbert Elmer Oct. 20,1897, in Redfield. He died in 1924. Mrs. Elmer had lived in Redfield all her life.

Daily Sentinel, Rome, N. Y., Tuesday Evening, June 1, 1943

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 154206456
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