Private services were held for Elizabeth Hausen, 88, a longtime Amherst teacher.
Miss Hausen died Friday (March 28, 1998) in Niagara Lutheran Delaware Home after a long illness.
Born in Buffalo, she graduated from Lafayette High School and Buffalo State College.
She first taught at Elmwood-Franklin School and then in the Kenmore schools before she joined the Amherst school system in 1932.
For the next 36 years, she taught first grade at Eggert Road Elementary School and then Windermere Elementary School. She retired in 1968.
Miss Hausen was a member of the Amherst Retired Teachers Association and the New York State Retired Teachers Association.[mbbe]