Bernice M. Kanous, a lifelong resident of Niagara Falls, died Thursday (Dec. 25, 1997) in Niagara Geriatric Center after a long illness.
Mrs. Kanous, 87, of Cedar Avenue, was born Bernice Brew.
She was a member of Sacred Heart Church.
Her husband of more than 50 years, Ormie Russell "Shorty" Kanous, died in 1989.
She is survived by a son, Gordon A.; a daughter, Margaret Ann Houldson; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Services will be private. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Lewiston.