Paulena Mary Crossett

Female 1926 - 2004  (78 years)


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  • Name Paulena Mary Crossett 
    Born 25 Apr 1926  Hornell, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 29 Dec 2004  Almond, Allegany Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • 1995: "Paulena graduated from Ithaca College in 1948 with a BS degree
      in Health and Physical Education. She taught in Arcade,NY and
      Alfred-Almond Central School where she retired in 1983 as a secratary
      in the main office of Alfred-Almond. Paulena and Lewis live at 96
      Main Street in Almond and spend their summers at Lake Demon in
      Howard,NY."
      ALMOND - Paulena M. Wheeler, 78, of Main Street, died at her home
      Wednesday (Dec. 29, 2004) after a long illness.
      She was born April 25, 1926 in Hornell, the daughter of James H. and
      Pauline Burdett Crossett. She was married July 12, 1952 in Almond to
      Lewis H. Wheeler, who died Nov. 2, 2004. She is also predeceased by a
      brother, Francis Crossett, of Bath.
      Paulena was a graduate of Alfred-Almond Central School in 1944, and
      received her bachelor degree in Physical Education from Ithaca
      College. She taught Physical Education for several years at
      Alfred-Almond School, where later she was a secretary/receptionist,
      retiring in 1987. Paulena worked for the Almond Board of Elections for
      30 years, was a member of the 20th Century Club Library, the Hornell
      Lodge #620 WOOM, social member of the Arkport American Legion, and a
      member of the Almond Cooperative Extension Home Bureau. She was an
      avid bowler and secretary of the Wednesday night bowling league for
      many years.
      She is survived by one daughter, Carol (Jeffery) Chapin of Fairfax,
      Va.; two sons, Michael (Mary) Wheeler of Almond, Steven (Barbara)
      Wheeler of Bozeman, Mont.; one brother, James Howard Crossett Jr. of
      Wayland; eight grandchildren, one great-granddaughter, and several
      nieces and nephews.
      The family will receive friends from 2-4 p.m. Sunday (Jan. 2, 2005) at
      Robertson Funeral Home, Inc., Hornell, where funeral services will be
      held at 11 a.m. Monday (Jan. 3, 2005) with the Rev. Steven Dygert
      officiating.
      Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Almond.
      Memorial contributions may be made to Home Care Hospice, 118 N. Main
      St., P.O. Box 362, Wellsville, NY 14895.
    Person ID I1463  OurNorthernRoots | Andrew Burdett Ancestry
    Last Modified 29 Aug 2011 

    Father James Howard Crossett,   b. 11 Feb 1898, Dansville, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1985, Hornell, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Pauline Hulda Burdett,   b. 25 May 1898, Big Creek, Fremont, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Sep 1980, Hornell, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 15 Jul 1922  Arkport, Hornellsville, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F31  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lewis Halsey Wheeler,   b. 16 Jul 1925, Hornell, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Nov 2004  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 12 Jul 1952  Almond, Allegany Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
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    Family ID F54  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Apr 1926 - Hornell, Steuben Co., New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 12 Jul 1952 - Almond, Allegany Co., New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Dec 2004 - Almond, Allegany Co., New York, USA Link to Google Earth
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