CATTARAUGUS, NY Elizabeth A. Bailey, 77, of Bailey Hill Road passed away Wednesday, October 9, 2013 at ECMC in Buffalo, NY.
She was born April 17, 1936 in Jamestown, NY, the daughter of the late Adolph and Mary (Stetson) Hahn.
On June 21, 1952, she married Lee Bailey Jr. who survives.
Mrs. Bailey worked on her family's dairy farm for many years. She was a member of St. John Fisher RC Church in South Dayton, NY and a social member of the South Dayton American Legion and the Gowanda Moose Club. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother.
Besides her husband of 61 years she is survived by four sons Michael (Catherine) Bailey of Lancaster, NY, Chris (Carol) Bailey of Mechanicsville, NY, Jeffery (Sondra Lamacchia) Bailey of Cattaraugus, NY and Kevin (Indy) Bailey of South Dayton, NY; three daughters, Cheryl (Roy) Lindberg of Cattaraugus, NY, Pennie (Bob) Stark of Dayton, NY and Julie (Randy) Scott of South Dayton, NY; 15 grandchildren and 16 great grandchildren. Also surviving are a brother Phillip (Irene) Hahn of Dayton, NY; two sisters, Nancy (Dan) Swenson of Erie, PA and Susie (Dick) Meneely of Bradenton, Fla.; and several nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by an infant son, Randall Bailey; a brother, Grant Hahn; a sister, Janice Robbins and a grandson, Adam Stark.
Friends may call at the Mentley Funeral Home Inc. 105 East Main Street in Gowanda, NY on Friday October 11, 2013 from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 10 a.m. from St. Joseph's RC Church. Burial will be in Parklawn Cemetery in Wesley, NY. Memorials may be made to the Leon Vol. Fire Dept.