Francis Nutting

Born: Mon., May 24, 1926
Died: Wed., Mar. 6, 2019


Visitation

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Mon., Mar. 11, 2019
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM, Mon., Mar. 11, 2019
Location: William D. Elkin Funeral Home


Funeral Service

11:00 AM Tue., Mar. 12, 2019
Location: William D. Elkin Funeral Home


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Francis “Frank” H. Nutting
Francis “Frank” H. Nutting, age 92, of
Ripley, New York, died on Wednesday, March
6, 2019, at his home. He was born in Ripley,
New York, on May 24, 1926, to the late Homer and
Agnes (Goodyear) Nutting Folmar.
He attended Ripley High School
and was a veteran of World War II,
serving as a Gunner’s Mate in the United States Navy. Frank
was self-employed in Westfield as
a grape farmer and also worked at
Electric Materials in the maintenance
department. An avid sportsman,
Frank was a member of the
Westfield Fish & Game Club, the
Portage Trail Riders, and was also
an NRA rifle instructor. He was a
member of the Westfield Growers
Cooperative Grape Juice Co. and
later served on the board of directors.
Frank enjoyed spending time
with his wife and going to the family
cottage on Chautauqua Lake.
He was preceded in death by his
wife, Lois Irene (Hugg) Nutting;
a sister, Florence Arrant; and a
granddaughter, Jenna Shumaker.
Frank is survived by a son, Ron Nutting (Renae)
from Westfield, New York; a daughter, Charlene
Shumaker (Jeffrey) of Tucson, Arizona; a sister,
Martha Coon of North East; grandchildren, Erin, Eric,
Jeff, Kate, Jeremy, and Alexa; great-grandchildren,
Emma and Easton; and also several nieces and
nephews.
Friends may call at the William D. Elkin Funeral
Home, 65 South Lake Street, North East, on Monday
from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m., and are invited to a funeral
service on Tuesday at 11 a.m. at the funeral home.
Officiating the service is Rev. Becky Ward. Interment,
with full military honors, will be held at Quincy
Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made
to the Quincy Cemetery Association or to Chautauqua
County Hospice, 20 W. Fairmount Ave., Lakewood,
New York 14750.
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Ricky and Mary Ecker
   Posted Sat March 09, 2019
so sorry for your loss may God be with you all in this time of morning

Randy and Karen Newson
   Posted Sun March 10, 2019
Our thoughts are with you. Some of our fondest memories are the family times on Asheville Bay and Frank and Lois were always part of the extended family. We miss them dearly.

The Mahoney Family
   Posted Sun March 10, 2019
We enjoyed being Frank and Lois's neighbor at Chautauqua Lake. They were always so happy and upbeat and kept such a cozy cottage. So happy they are together now. Our sympathies to your family.

Marie Krause McCutcheon
   Posted Tue March 12, 2019
Dear Charlene and family,
Sending our deepest sympathy and love to all of you at this time of sorrow.
Jack and Marie McCutcheon

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