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 Franklin Russell “Russ” Gill

Franklin Russell “Russ” Gill

Birth
Pennsylvania, USA
Death 22 Jun 2008 (aged 80)
Wellsburg, Chemung County, New York, USA
Burial Tioga County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 27764760 · View Source
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GILL, Franklin R.
"Russ"
Age 80, of Wellsburg, NY, passed away on Sunday, June 22, 2008, at Elcor Health Services, Horseheads, NY. He is survived by his children, Sherrie (Bob) Cuozzo, Diane Payne, and Russell Gill; grandchildren, John (Amie) Buzako, Patrick (Vivian) Buzako, Scott Payne (fiancée Shannon Vrabel), and Alicia Payne; great-grandchildren, Zachary and Allison Buzako, MacKenzie and Morgan Vrabel, sister, Sally Burnside. Franklin was predeceased by his mother, Charity L. Head Gill (Hill); father, Arthur Gill; stepfather, LaVerne Hill; wife, Betty Little Gill; brothers, Charles and Robert Gill; also several stepbrothers and sisters. Russ was a member of the Ridgebury Sportsmen's Club, a former member of the Pine City Volunteer Fire Department and the Webb Mills Volunteer Fire Department, member of the Elmira Heights American Legion #154, member of the Elmira Loyal Order of Moose and the Elmira V.F.W. He enjoyed camping on Pine Creek in Gaines, PA, and was an avid deer and rabbit hunter. Russ enjoyed playing cards; he especially loved "Euchre." He worked for the Remington Rand Corp., and Dalrymple Construction Company. Russ was the Owner of Elmira Chrome Plating, retiring in 1989. He enjoyed a prosperous side business selling Russ's horseradish, mustard and pepperoni for many years. Russ served in the United States Army. Family and friends are invited to call at Olthof Funeral Home, Inc., 1050 Pennsylvania Ave., on Tuesday, June 24, 2008, from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. with Funeral and Committal Service there Tuesday at 5:00 p.m. Interment will take place on Wednesday, June 25, 2008, in Phoenix Cemetery, Gaines, PA, at the convenience of the family. Those wishing may make memorials to the American Diabetes Association, Syracuse Office, 356 North Midler Ave., Syracuse, NY 13206. A "Candle of Remembrance" may be left for his family in obituaries at www.olthof.com


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  • Created by: Sandra Holder Blake
  • Added: 23 Jun 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 27764760
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Franklin Russell “Russ” Gill (22 May 1928–22 Jun 2008), Find A Grave Memorial no. 27764760, citing Phoenix Cemetery, Tioga County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Sandra Holder Blake (contributor 43759426) .