Sidney 'Bud' Bickell, 62, of Route 219, a town councilman and retired employee of the Cattaraugus County Public Works Department, died Saturday (Sept. 27, 1997) in Olean General Hospital.
He was past president and fire chief of the Ellicottville Volunteer Fire Company. He was also a member of Valley View Baptist Church in Little Valley.
Survivors include his wife of 44 years, the former Ramona Pierce; two sons, Daryl of Woodbridge, Va., and R. Allen of Great Valley; his mother, Jennie; and five grandchildren.[ulrch]