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April 20, 2013

Eva C. Button

The Daily Star

---- — Eva C. Button

MOUNT UPTON — Eva C. Button, 93, of Mount Upton, passed away Wednesday, April 17, 2013, at Chase Memorial Nursing Home in New Berlin.

She was born May 17, 1919, daughter of the late Richard and Pearl (Gransbury) Charles in Hamden.

Eva graduated from Franklin Central Schools and Oneonta Normal in 1940.

She was employed by E.C.D. of Bendix in Sidney until she retired in 1979.

Eva was a past member of the Sidney Ladies of the Moose, IAM Union, the Sidney Boat Club and the Borden Hose Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary.

She is survived by three sons, Frederick Frewert, Bainbridge, Roger Frewert, Guilford and Charles Frewert, Ogden, Utah; daughter, Linda Keach, New Berlin; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Eva was predeceased by her husband, Howard Button.

Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. Tuesday, April 23, 2013, at C.H. Landers Funeral Chapel, 21 Main St., Sidney. Funeral services will follow at 4 p.m. with the Rev. Peggi Eller, pastor of the Mount Upton United Methodist Church officiating. Burial will be in Highland Cemetery in Sidney Center.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Mount Upton United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 199, Mount Upton, NY 13809.

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Arrangements by C. H. Landers Funeral Chapel, 21 Main St., Sidney, NY 13838.