Eleanor L Beers
December 25, 1930 –
May 24, 2022
UNION SPRINGS – Eleanor L. Beers, 91, formerly of Norwich and Otego, died at Geneva General Hospital in Geneva on May 24, 2022.
She was born on December 25, 1930 in Oneonta to Patsy and Matilda (Martin) Delello. She was one of 13 children. Eleanor attended St. Mary’s School in Oneonta.
She married Leonard L. Beers on October 27, 1950. Eleanor retired after 34 years as an inspector at Amphenol Corporation in Sydney. After her retirement, Eleanor, Leonard and their partner William Bryden developed a Christmas tree farm in the Norwich area.
Heaven has gained another angel. Whenever someone was in need, she was always there to share what she had to give.
Eleanor enjoyed bus tours, annual camping trips with family and friends to the Adirondacks and later to her camp at Cayuga Lake. Her outdoor adventures have included turkey hunting and fishing, as well as traveling down back roads in search of wildlife. Eleanor also loved to cook and the taste of her meatballs, wild turkey and blueberry pie will always be remembered.
Eleanor is survived by her brother Fred (Nancy) Delello of Oneonta; Brother-in-law, Ronald (Dorothy) Beers of Davenport; daughters and sons, Joan (Lyndon) Odell of Union Springs, Steven (Karen) Beers of Ovid, Diane (Ward) Coe of Kirkwood and Rodney Beers of Union Springs; grandchildren, Jennifer Pashley, Melissa (Jeff) Pinckney, Joanna (Matt) Munson and Brian (Summer) Odell, Jessica (Dave) Salt, Erik (Danna) Beers, Justin Beers, Timothy (Samantha) Beers; great-grandchildren, Christopher, Andrew and Kathleen Pashley, Ryan, Nicholas and Sophia Pinckney, Caleb and Joshua Munson and William and Charles Odell, Riley, Coen, Braelynn and Landry Salt, Gia Beers and Giacomo Beers; great-great-grandson, Noah Andrew Pashley; and many nieces and nephews.
Eleanor was predeceased by her husband Leonard L. Beers; Siblings, Cecilia Delello, Bernice Mulkins, Martin Delello, Frances Walley, Esther Vandemark, Bernard Delello, Phyllis Delello, Patrick Delello, Joan Delello, Carole Maddalone and Martha Delello.
Consultation hours are 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Thursday, June 2, with a memorial service to follow at 12 p.m. at the Lewis, Hurley & Pietrobono Funeral Home, 51 Dietz St., Oneonta, conducted by Rev. David Mickiewicz .
Burial will take place at Evergreen Cemetery in Otego.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made on behalf of Eleanor to The Alzheimer’s Association, Central NY Chapter, PO Box 12226, Syracuse NY 13218.
Send your condolences to the family online at www.lhpfuneralhome.com.
Published on May 25, 2022