Elizabeth "Betty" M. Koerner of Bliss, NY passed away on Friday, August 21, 2020 at the Charlotte House in North Java at the age of 95.
She was born January 11, 1925 in Strykersville, NY a daughter of the late Andrew and Helena (Fugle) Youngers. She was a member at St. Mary's Church in East Arcade.
She was a homemaker, she loved playing pinochle and made thousands of rosaries through the years.
Her husband, Robert G. Koerner whom she married April 27, 1946 in East Arcade, passed away on March 12, 2013.
Elizabeth is survived by her children: Marlene McLoughlin of Cheektowaga, William (Cecilia) Koerner of Orlando, FL, Janet (Dennis) MacLaughlin of Amarillo, TX, Joseph (Verna) Koerner of Charleston, SC, Valerie (Mark) Sechrist of East Arcade, Evelyn Paladino of W. Seneca, Robert (Lorie) Koerner of Bliss, Philip Koerner of Hamburg, Barbara (David) Illerbrun of North Java and Margaret (Sidney Bender) Koerner of East Syracuse; her brother - Andrew (Marlene) Youngers of Marilla; twenty five grandchildren, thirty six great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband; her daughter, Lorraine Leonard who passed away on August 5, 2005; two grandsons, and one great-grandchild; her siblings: Mary Eddy-Roche, Teresa Neamon, Donald Youngers, Margaret Eddy, Rose Mary Almeter, Richard Youngers, Anna Koerner and Carl Youngers.
Friends may call Wednesday, August 26, 2020 from 2-4 and 6-8PM at the W.S. Davis Funeral Home, 358 Main Street, Arcade. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, A Mass of Christian Burial will be held for the family on Thursday, August 27, 2020 at 10AM at St. Mary's Church in East Arcade with Rev. Joseph Gullo officiating. Interment will be held in St. Mary's Cemetery, East Arcade.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Charlotte House, P.O. Box 123, North Java, NY 14113, Eagle Hose Fire Department, 6655 NY-362, Bliss, NY 14024 or Hospice Buffalo, Inc. 225 Como Park Blvd., Buffalo, NY 14227.