Violet M. Pierce (Fitch), age 76, of Brocton, N.Y., died Friday, January 17, 2014 at the UMPC Hamot, Erie, Pa., with her loving family at her side.
Violet was born August 28, 1937 in Cherry Creek, N.Y., to the late Harvey and Irene Hunt Fitch. She was a longtime employee of A. Sam & Sons Farms.
Violet is survived by her devoted husband Donald R. Pierce of Brocton, N.Y., as well as her loving children: Crystal Pierce of Fredonia, Denise Kroah (James) of Brocton and Michael Pierce of Brocton, and her cherished grandchildren: Brandon Orlando, Dustin Orlando, Ariana Kroah and Michalia Kroah and Jessica Rearden, all of Brocton. Also surviving are her sisters Gladys Houchens of Cleveland, Ohio, Dorothy Shear of Walterboro, S.C., and Harriet Pierce of Westfield, N.Y., as well as nieces and nephews.
Besides her parents, Violet was preceded in death by her brother Harry Fitch of Cleveland, Ohio.
Flowers are gratefully declined. Funeral services will be private. Memorial Contributions may be made to the Chautauqua County Humane Society, 2825 Strunk Road, Jamestown, NY 14701, or the American Cancer Society WNY Region, 101 J.J. Audubon Parkway, Amherst, NY 14228.
Online condolences may be made at larsontimkofuneralhome.com. Arrangements are by David J. Dengler, Larson-Timko Funeral Home, 679-9000.