Elizabeth Van Buren
Elizabeth R. Van Buren, 88, of Canajoharie, and formerly of St. Johnsville, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013 at her home.
She was born March 15, 1925 in Roxbury, the daughter of the late Henry and Beulah (Roberts) Morse and was a graduate of Roxbury Central School.
Her marriage to Stewart B. Van Buren took place on March 15, 1946 in Denver. The couple shared a blessed union of 67 years until the passing of Stewart on July 19, 2013.
Mrs. Van Buren was last employed at Margaretville Hospital as a food service supervisor.
Survivors include her son, Michael Van Buren and wife Dorothy of Middle Grove; her daughter, Sandra Young with whom she resided; a sister, Genevieve Fusscas of Andes; four grandchildren, Lonnie Van Buren, Ricky Van Buren, Michael Young and Rebecca Lyon; three great-grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren, and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
A son-in-law, Donald Young, predeceased her.
Friends and relatives are invited to attend a memorial service on Friday, Jan. 17, 2014 at 10 a.m. at the home of Sandra Young, 17 Ridge Road, Canajoharie.
Inurnment will take place at the convenience of the family at the Gerald B.H. Solomon National Cemetery, Schuylerville.
In keeping with Elizabeth’s wishes, arrangements have been entrusted to the Vincent A. Enea Funeral Service, 20 Bridge St., St. Johnsville, NY, 518 568-7040.
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