Elnora M. Fardink

MAYVILLE – Elnora M. Fardink, 94, of 170 Lakeview Ave., Mayville, died Thursday (March 27, 2014). at Absolut Care of Westfield.

She was born Jan. 12, 1920, in Ashville, N.Y., the daughter of the late Alem and Nora Bohall Carlson.

Elnora was a member of Lake Chautauqua Memorial Post 8647 Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary in Mayville, Mayville American Legion Post 493 Auxiliary and the Lakewood Moose Auxiliary.

She enjoyed watching birds, bowling, gardening, and she loved her grandchildren.

She is survived by three daughters: Donna (Bill) Lescynski of Mayville, June Gross of Mayville, and Mary (John) Foster of Mohave, Ariz.; one son, Donald A. Fardink of Mayville; 10 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Milton Fardink; one son, Roger Fardink; three grandchildren: Tammy, Timothy and Tabitha; three sisters: Elizabeth, Carol, and Ruth: and five broth-ers, Norman, Harold, David, Leonard and Adolph.

Private services will be held at the convenience of the family. Burial will be in the Maple Grove Cemetery in Ashville.

The Freay Funeral Home in Mayville is in charge of arrangements.

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