Arthur Leroy Ostrander

Arthur Leroy Ostrander

Birth
Millport, Chemung County, New York, USA
Death 8 Apr 2002 (aged 86)
Elmira, Chemung County, New York, USA
Burial Horseheads, Chemung County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 6348671 · View Source
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| 1. Anson OSTRANDER (deceased)
| * Elsie HODGE (deceased)
| | 2. Peter OSTRANDER (deceased)
| | 2. Tom OSTRANDER (deceased)
| | 2. Lewis OSTRANDER (deceased)
| | 2. Paul OSTRANDER (deceased)
| | 2. Arthur Leroy OSTRANDER b:10-5-1915 Millport NY d:4-8-2002 Arnot Ogden Med. Center. Elmira NY bur: Maple Grove Cemt. Horseheads NY OBIT: Star-Gazette: Arthur Leroy OSTRANDER Age 86, of Elmira, NY passed away Monday, April 8, 2002, at Arnot Ogden Medical Center. Arthur was born October 5, 1915 in Millport, NY. He is survived by: his wife of 64 years; Irene Hetherington Ostrander, daughter; Diane Plouse of Milan, PA and Carolyn (Les) Hartshorn of Pine, CO, grandchildren M'Liss (Edward) Gillen, of Concord, CA; Kim (Steve) Nicholson of Kissimmee, FL; Hether Hartshorn of Germantown, MD; Sharlene Watkins of Athens, PA; Teri Hoskins of Nesquehonie, PA; Sean Hartshorn of Denver, CO. great grandchildren; Eric Gillen; Peter Gillen; Alexander and Nicholas Gillen of Concord, CA; Stephanie Somers of Kissimmee FL; Jeremy and Kristi Nicholson of Kissimmee, FL; Kaylee, Morgan Watkins of Athens, PA; Jonathan, Jessica Harrison of Wilkes Barre, PA and 3 great great grandchildren and several nieces nephews and cousins. Sister-in-law Virginia Makovitch and Brothers-in-law: Ralph Hetherington, and Edward Sheive. He was predeceased by parents; Anson and Elsie (Hodge) Ostrander. Brothers; Peter, Tom, Lewis and Paul Ostrander. Arthur was a World War II Navy Veteran. He retired after 33 years from the City of Elmira as maintenance supervisor. Life member of the D.A.V. Jack Swan Post #13, American Legion Harry Bentley Post #443, past master 1970-1971 of the Old Oak Masonic Lodge #364 F&AM, Scottish Rite 32nd Degree Master Mason of Corning, NY, Cashmere Grotto, past Master Assoc. of Chemung, Schuyler, and Tioga , member of the Easter Star Horseheads Chapter #423. Because of his lifetime dedication in the Masonic Lodge Arthur was the recipient of the 1993 Masonic Dedicated Service Award. He was also a member of the Chemung Valley Old Timers Club and Circus Model Builders. Arthur was and avid model railroader who was devoted to his membership in the Flat Wheel Division of Model Railroaders. The life of Arthur Leroy Ostrander will be celebrated at 2:00PM Thursday, April 11th, 2002 at the Olthof Funeral Home, Inc. 1050 Pennsylvania Avenue, Elmira, NY 14904. Arthur's Masonic brethren will officiate. Interment will be held privately in the Maple Grove Cemetery, Horseheads, NY. Flowers are gratefully declined. Those wishing please make memorials in Arthur's name to the Horseheads Old Oak Masonic Lodge c/o John Breese 340 W. Avenue, Horseheads, NY 14845 or the Alzheimer's Support Group, P.O. Box 588, Elmira, NY 14902-0588. Those wishing may light a "Candle of Remembrance" at www.olthof.com. Masonic Lodge Notice: To all brethren of the Horseheads Old Oak Masonic Lodge #364 please attend a committal service to celebrate the life of our dedicated brother Arthur Leroy Ostrander. Thursday, April 11th, 2002 at the Olthof Funeral Home, Inc. 1050 Pennsylvania Avenue, Elmira, NY at 2:00PM. Thank you. Signed Masonic Master Gordon Dunlap.
| | * Irene HETHERINGTON
| | | 3. Diane OSTRANDER
| | | * PLOUSE of Milan PA
| | | 3. Carolyn OSTRANDER
| | | * Les HARTSHORN of Pine, CO
| | | | 4. Hether HARTSHORN of Germantown MD
| | | | 4. Sean HARTSHORN of Denver CO
| | | | 4. Grandchildren:
| | | | 4. M'Liss
| | | | * Edward GILLEN of Concord CA
| | | | | 5. Eric GILLEN
| | | | | 5. Peter GILLEN
| | | | | 5. Alexander GILLEN
| | | | | 5. Nicholas GILLEN
| | | | 4. Kim
| | | | * Steve NICHOLSON of Kissimmee FL
| | | | | 5. Jeremy NICHOLSON
| | | | | 5. Kristi NICHOLSON
| | | | 4. Sharlene WATKINS of Athens, PA
| | | | | 5. Kaylee WATKINS
| | | | | 5. Morgan WATKINS
| | | | 4. Teri HOSKINS of Nesquehonie PA
| | | | | 5. Great-Grandchildren
| | | | | 5. Stephanie SOMERS of Kissimmeee FL
| | | | | 5. Johnathan HARRISON
| | | | | 5. Jessica HARRISON


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  • Maintained by: Backus Family History
  • Originally Created by: James Seidelman
  • Added: 14 Apr 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6348671
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Arthur Leroy Ostrander (5 Oct 1915–8 Apr 2002), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6348671, citing Maple Grove Cemetery, Horseheads, Chemung County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Backus Family History (contributor 47039629) .