Obituary of Helen Emilson
Helen M. Emilson, age 80, of Founders Pavilion, Corning passed away Saturday, December 3, 2005.
Helen was born on March 30, 1925 in Corning, NY the daughter of the late Hugo V. and Genevieve P. (Walter) Emilson. She attended school in Corning and graduated from Northside High School in 1942. After graduation, she went on to work as a Teller / Bookkeeper at Corning Trust for over 20 years.
Ms. Emilson was a member of Grace United Methodist Church for many years. She enjoyed listening to music, especially the violin, and sang in numerous choral groups.
Helen is survived by her sister, Florence Vang; brother, Fredrick (Betty) Emilson; six nieces and nephews; three great nieces and great nephew; and several cousins.
Ms. Emilsons family will receive friends on Tuesday, December 6, 2005 at the Phillips Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 17 W. Pulteney Street, Corning from 9:30am until 10:30am where her funeral service will follow at 10:30am with Rev. Kathleen Turnbole officiating.
Burial will be in Coopers Plains Cemetery.
Memorials in Helens name may be directed to Grace United Methodist Church, 191 Bridge Street, , Corning, NY, 14830, Founders Pavillion, 176 Denison Parkway East, Corning, NY 14830, or Chemung Valley MS Society, PO Box 134, Elmira, NY 14902.