Winona Jane (Hess) Gifford, 94, former W. Phoenix,
NY resident passed away in Grass Valley, CA on
December 7, 2016. Born on May 12, 1922 to her
late parents, Laura May (Trana) and Benjamin F. Hess
Winona was also predeceased by her daughter
Sharon Lee in 2011; and a grandson Shawn Hunt.
Surviving one son, R. Marc (Karen) Gifford; one grandson
Scott A. Hunt; other relatives include: Sue (Duell) and
Mike Malazewski, Roberta Duell; lifelong friends, Doug
& Anne Ruetsch.
Burial was Oct. 10, 2017 in Jacksonville Cemetery, Lysander.
Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, Phoenix had care
of local arrangements