Percy Albert Backus

Percy Albert Backus

Birth
Nichols, Tioga County, New York, USA
Death 11 Apr 1988 (aged 74)
Bath, Steuben County, New York, USA
Burial Elmira, Chemung County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 99057876 · View Source
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PERCY A. BACKUS, 74, of Creswtwood Park, Lot 43, Erin, N.Y. died Monday April 11, 1988 at Bath Veterans Hospital, Bath, N.Y. after an extended illness. Mr. Backus us survived by his wife, Mary E. Brown Backus of Erin, N.Y.; son and daughter-in-law, Daniel and Sue Backus of Elmira; brother and sister-in-law, Clyde and Lillian Backus of Elmira; grandchildren, Sulane, Jeffrey and Gregory Backus of Elmira. Mr. Backus was a World War II Army veteran. He was formerly employed at I.B. Both Co. as a carpenter and was also a past member of the Loyal Order of the Moose No. 517 and American Legion, Bentley Post No. 443. The funeral service will be held at the Barrett Funeral Home, 1004 Lake St., Elmira on Thursday at 10 a.m. with the Rev. Robert Searles of Pennsylvania Avenue United Methodist Church officiating. Interment will be in Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Elmira, N.Y. The family, to honor Percy’s wishes request there be no calling flowers. Contributions may be made to the donor’s favorite charity in Mr. Backus’ memory. – Towanda Daily Review
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  • Created by: Backus Family History
  • Added: 17 Oct 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 99057876
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Percy Albert Backus (16 Jun 1913–11 Apr 1988), Find A Grave Memorial no. 99057876, citing Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Elmira, Chemung County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Backus Family History (contributor 47039629) .