Charlotte Emerson Boynton, 66, a retired registered nurse, died Tuesday (Oct. 30, 2001) in her Amherst home.
Born Charlotte Nichols in Erie, Pa., she was a graduate of Cassadaga Valley High School. She graduated from Millard Fillmore Hospital School of Nursing as a registered nurse and earned a bachelor's degree in nursing from the University at Buffalo.
Mrs. Boynton worked as a registered nurse at Kenmore Mercy Hospital, retiring in 1997.
A sports enthusiast, she was a devoted fan of the Buffalo Sabres and the Buffalo Bills. She enjoyed skiing locally and in Colorado and Switzerland.
She was a resident of Alden from 1962 to 1980, when she moved to Amherst.
Surviving are her husband of 20 years, Paul; three daughters, Michele Yanofsky of Morris Plains, Diane Haberl of Mooresville, N.C., and Julie Payne of Asheville, N.C.; three sons, Douglas of Mooresville, Gregory of Hickory, N.C., and Jeffrey of Statesville, N.C.; a stepdaughter, Lisa Gottler of Grand Island; her mother, Edith Nichols of Cassadaga; two sisters, Vivian Abram of Youngstown, Ohio, and Sarah Curthoys of Amherst; five brothers, Ben Nichols of Cassadaga, Howard Nichols of Akron, Oscar Nichols of Ransomville, David Nichols of Sinclairville and Robert Nichols of Tulsa, Okla.; and 16 grandchildren.
Services will be held at 9 a.m. Thursday in Amigone Funeral Home, 2600 Sheridan Drive, Town of Tonawanda. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Sinclairville.