Nancy Annabelle Sue
Allegany, NY Nancy Annabelle Sue, 100, formerly of the Five Mile Rd. passed away Wednesday (August 7, 2019) at The Pines of Olean, where she had resided since 2017.
Mrs. Sue was born April 5, 1919 in Bradford, PA, the 10th of 14 children born to George and Ada Fish Wilcox of Duke Center, PA. On March 16, 1940 at United Brethren Parsonage in Rixford, PA she married Harry W. Sue who predeceased her January 11, 2000.
She was a member of the first graduating class, in 1937, of the new Otto Junior-Senior High School. Shortly after her marriage, she and her husband moved from Duke Center to Chipmonk where they lived for a while before settling in Allegany.
She worked for various companies, first for Otto Telephone Co. where she was a member of the Pennsylvania Independent Telephone Association. After years of being a homemaker and raising her family, she returned to work, first for the Price Cutter in Olean, and later as a payroll clerk for Allegany Aggregates and then as a bookkeeper for Food Tree.
Mrs. Sue was an active, long-time member and volunteer for St. John's Lutheran Church in Allegany, including the Ladies Aide Society, Ladies Quilting, the Altar Guild and was a Sunday school teacher. She was also a volunteer for the Genesis House. Most importantly, she was helpful to all her family with any of their needs.
Surviving are 2 daughters Becky (John) Repshas of Mission Viejo, CA and Deborah (Bradley) Long of Fairport; 4 grandchildren; 8 great grandchildren; 2 great-great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her husband she was predeceased by a son Douglas Sue on April 30, 2017; a grandson John Vincent Repshas and 13 brothers and sisters, Ronald Wilcox, Arthur Wilcox, Gertrude Stratford, Harold Wilcox, Esther Eakin, Mary Wilcox, George Wilcox, Margaret Niles, Kenneth Wilcox, Robert Wilcox, Jack Wilcox, Dorothy Baker and Hazel Ewings.
Friends will be received on Thursday from 4-7pm at the Casey, Halwig & Hartle Funeral Home, 3128 W. State Rd. Olean. Funeral services will be held Friday (August 16, 2019) at 11am at St. John's Lutheran Church. Burial will be in Allegany Cemetery.
Flowers are gratefully declined. Memorials may be made to Meals on Wheels, 1 Leo Moss Dr. Olean, NY 14760 or to the Sunshine Group of St. John's Lutheran Church, 36 N. 4th St., Allegany, NY 14706. Online condolences may be expressed at oleanfuneralhome.com.