Goldie Derma Nellis Crast

Lacona, Oswego County, New York, USA
Death 11 Aug 1960 (aged 61)
Syracuse, Onondaga County, New York, USA
Burial Sandy Creek, Oswego County, New York, USA
Plot R 59
Memorial ID 93199261 · View Source
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Mrs. Goldie Crast Dies in Hospital

Mrs. Goldie Derma Nellis Crast, 61, of 133 East Borden Avenue, Syracuse, died August 11, 1960 in the University Hospital, Syracuse where she had been a patient only one and a half hours. Death was due to a heart attack.

Mrs. Crast was born October 7, 1898 at Lacona, daughter of the late Delmont M. Nellis and Mrs. Grace Lashbrook Nellis. She was a former employee of the Associated Laundries and in late years had handpainted china.

Surviving Relatives

She is survived by her mother, Mrs. Grace Nellis; one daughter, Mrs. Harold (Vivian) Phelps of Manlius; three sons, Kenneth Crast of Hancock Air Base, Syracuse, Delmont Crast of North Syracuse and Jack Crast of Adams: Another son, Major Harwood Crast, was killed in action over Sicily in 1943. She also leaves three brothers, Sutoner and Delmont Nellis. of Lacona and Clifford Nellis of Ohio; three sisters, Mrs. Mabel DeLong of. Syracuse; Mrs. Theresa Lawrence of Potsdam and Mrs.. Helen Kenville of Fayetteville; 11 grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

The funeral service was held Saturday at 1 p.m. at the Goodfellow and Newell Funeral home in Manlius, Rev. Cuthburt Rowe officiating. Burial was in Woodlawn cemetery in Sandy Creek.

Source: Sandy Creek News, Aug 18, 1960

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