Esther A. Gravelle, 90, former Fulton, Arizona, and Floriday resident passed away on Sunday August 25, 2012 at St. Luke Health Services, Oswego. Born on August 25, 1922, to her late parents, Anna A. (Ellison) Alvord. She was a graduate of Minoa High School. Esther was a fine homemaker.
She was pre deceased by her husband, Francis C. Gravelle on March 20, 2000; a sister, Ella H. Brownell; a brother, James Dwight Alvord. Surviving are her son James E. (Suzanne) Gravelle of Fulton; two daughters, Esther F. Tecklenburg of Tucson, AZ, and Doris E. (Eric) Deadwyler of Cashiers, NC; three granddaugthers; nieces and nephews. There are no services, burial will be at a later date.
Calling hours will be on Monday August 27, from 9 to 11 a.m. at the Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, 431 Main St., Phoenix, NY 13135. Contributions in memory of Esther to: the John Foster Burden Fund, at St. Luke Health Services, 299 E. River Rd., Oswego, NY 13126.