Ethel A. Towne

SOUTH DAYTON – Ethel A. Towne, 96, a retired cafeteria manager for Pine Valley Central Schools, where she worked for many years, died Thursday, April 03, 2014 at the Gowanda Rehab and Nursing Center, Gowanda, NY.

She was born June 07, 1917 in Silver Creek, NY the daughter of the late Lewis and Olive Schindler.

Ethel worked summer pack for CB Foods in South Dayton for a number of years. She was a member of the United Methodist Church and the Pine Valley Rebekah Lodge and a past member of the South Dayton Fire Bells.

She is survived by her daughter, Carol A. (Lawrence) Martin of Victor, NY; her son, Harold H. (Lori) Towne of Akron, NY, six grandchildren, and two great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held Monday, April 7, 2014 at 11:00 A.M. in the Hills Funeral Chapel, 478 Balcom Corners, So. Dayton, NY. Pastor Becky Ward of South Dayton United Methodist Church will be officiating. Burial will be in the Villenova Cemetery in South Dayton.

Visitation will be held at the funeral chapel on Sunday from 2-5 PM.