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PAXHIA, Marie L.
PAXHIA - Marie L. Age 92, of Friendship, passed away, Wednesday, June 26, 2013, at home, surrounded by her loving family. Born August 7, 1920 in Alden, NY. She was the daughter of Leon and Anna Hartsburger Zoeller. She married Emmanuel A. Paxhia on November 24, 1945 in Buffalo. Mr. Paxhia preceded her in death. Marie was a graduate of Clarence High School. Along with her husband, owned and operated the Belmont Hotel from 1970-1979. Marie was an avid gardener and iPad user, card and scrabble player, bookworm and loved being a mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. Surviving are four children, Cynthia (Clyve Ferguson) Paxhia, Friendship, Anna Paxhia, Churchville, NY, Tess (Eric) Zuber, Byron, NY, Frank (Sue Anthony) Paxhia, Salt Point, NY; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by a daughter Katie Paxhia on July 4, 1998. Three brothers Leon Zoeller, Chester Zoeller, Benjamin Zoeller; two sisters, Rose Kross, Betty Zoeller. There will be no prior visitation. Private family services will be held at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Allegany Co. Cancer Services, 100 Highland Ave, Wellsville, NY 14895 or to SPCA serving Allegany Co., Rt 19, Wellsville, NY 14895. Funeral arrangements under the direction of SCHAFFNER FUNERAL HOME, INC., Bolivar.