Nellie E. Mokhiber of Niagara Avenue died Monday (Sept. 6, 1999) at home, surrounded by her family, after a long illness. She was 78.
A 1939 graduate of Niagara Falls High School, the city native worked for Marine Midland Bank for several years. She then worked for the Niagara County Department of Social Services for two decades, retiring in 1991.
Miss Mokhiber was a charter member of the Niagaran Debs and was a lifelong member of St. George's Antiochian Orthodox Church.
Survivors include four sisters, Edith Johnstone of Lewiston, and Najla, Catherine Elias and Daisy Fadel.
Prayers will be said at 10:15 a.m. Thursday in Otto Redanz Funeral Home, 2215 Military Road. A service will follow at 11 in St. George's Church, 1073 Saunders Settlement Road, Lewiston. Burial will be in Riverdale Cemetery, Lewiston.