Elizabeth Ann (Bette) Koskey: Elizabeth died peacefully on August 16, 2013, with family holding her hand, at the Skilled Nursing Unit at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Elmira, NY, where she had been residing for the last 16 months. She was born in Philadelphia, PA, a daughter of the late Augustus and Anna Flick Gaber. She is survived by her daughter Evanna C. (Harvey Brickman) Koska, Cayuta, NY, with whom she had resided, and sons F. Walter (Janice) Koskey of Thompsonville, NY and Gerald (Diane) Koskey of Palm Coast, FL and best friend since grammar school Mary Gurin of Camarillo, CA.
The family will welcome relatives and friends to A Memorial Mass at St. Paul the Apostle Church, 602 McLean Ave., Yonkers, NY, on Saturday, October 26, 2013, at 9 AM. In lieu of flowers, anyone inclined may make a donation in Mother’s name to any soup kitchen, volunteer ambulance corps, Meals on Wheels or charity of one’s choice.
For additional information and a full obituary please contact Sullivan’s Funeral Home or visit Elizabeth’s Book of Memories at www.sullivansfuneralhome.com