Niagara Gazette

April 21, 2013

Lillian M. Learn Bodie


Niagara Gazette

NIAGARA FALLS — Lillian M. Learn Bodie, 99, of Niagara Falls, NY, passed away Friday, April 19, 2013. She was the daughter of the late William A. and Mary Alice (Robins) Wells.

Born in Niagara Falls, Ontario, she came to Niagara Falls, NY with her parents as a young girl, and became a United States citizen in 1954. She worked at Kimberly Clark and later at Moore Business Forms, both in Niagara Falls, NY, for many years. In her leisure, she enjoyed bingo and spending time with her family and attending family gatherings.

Lillian was predeceased by her husband, Kenneth S. Bodie in 1978. She is survived by two children, Charles E. (Mary Jane) Learn and Marjorie A. (Peter F.) Deep-Sky, both of Niagara Falls, NY, and was predeceased by two children, Gloria (late Frank) Bachleda and Faith E. Crogan.  Lillian is also survived by ten grandchildren and was predeceased by her grandchildren, Thomas Jacques, Elaine Phillips, Kevin Foster and David Learn. In addition to her sister, Marjorie (late Peter) Kuchy of Niagara Falls, NY, she is also survived by several great-grandchildren, great-great-grand-children; nieces, and nephews. She was also          predeceased by her infant brother, Franklin Wells.

Visitation will be on Tuesday 6-9 PM at M.J. COLUCCI & SON NIAGARA FUNERAL CHAPEL, 2730 Military Road, Niagara Falls, NY, where funeral services will be held Wednesday, April 24th at 11:00 AM, with Rev. Jack Marshall    officiating. Interment in Riverdale Cemetery, Lewiston. NY. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to American Cancer Society, 101 John James Audubon Pkwy., Amherst, NY 14228; or American Heart Association, Hearts Gift Processing Center, PO Box 3049, Syracuse, NY 13220.

Visit www.mjcoluccifuneralchapel.com for online guest register.


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