Vera H. (Bond) Caldwell, 95, of Niagara Falls, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, August 3, 2013 in Northgate Manor Health Care Facility while her niece was at her side. Born in the Town of Niagara on August 27, 1917 the daughter of the late G. Frederick and Helena (Bechtel) Bond, she attended local schools including the former Trott Vocational High School.
Vera married Archie C. Caldwell on June 21, 1952 and was employed as a clerical worker with the Sears & Roebuck Company, Niagara Falls from 1954 to 1981. She was a member of Zion Lutheran Church and served as a volunteer with the American Red Cross for 25 years. She also enjoyed reading.
Vera is survived by a niece, Melinda (Mark) Schultz of Niagara Falls; nephews, Scott, Dennis, Jay, Barry, Rod and Craig Mitchell and spouses, all of Niagara Falls; a brother-in-law, William B. Mitchell of Niagara Falls; and cousins, Betty Dugan of California, Shirley Strassburg of North Carolina and Grace Banks of Newfane. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Archie, in 1992; and a brother, Kenneth.
Private graveside services and interment will be held at the convenience of the family in Niagara Falls Memorial Park Cemetery, Town of Lewiston. Arrangements by Lane Funeral Home, Inc.
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