Elreta M. Durfee, a longtime Varysburg resident and bowling alley employee, died Monday in Wyoming County Skilled Nursing Facility, Warsaw. She was 69.
Born Elreta Lyons in Alexander, she was a graduate of Alexander Central High School.
For many years, she worked as a custodian at Corby's Valley Lanes, a Varysburg bowling center.
Mrs. Lyons enjoyed cooking, preparing family meals and watching figure skating.
Survivors include her husband of 48 years, Norman of Varysburg; four sons, Thomas of Warsaw and Wayne, Douglas and Jeffrey, all of Varysburg; three brothers, Clifford Lyons and Kenneth Lyons, both of Attica, and Larry Lyons of Florida; two sisters, Lorraine Balduf of Attica and Patricia Acquard of Florida; and four grandchildren;
A funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday in Marley Funeral Home, 135 Main St, Attica. Burial will be in Forest Hill Cemetery, Attica.