Charlotte “Lottie” Snell McCollum, age 97, of Gasport, entered into rest on Wednesday, February 13, 2008 at Odd Fellow and Rebekah Health Care Facility. Born August 4, 1910 in Hartland, Lottie was the daughter of the late Lewis L. and Bertie Belle (Eckert) Patterson.

Lottie graduated from Gasport High School. She married Burton M. Snell September 30, 1931 in Somerset, NY. He died January 12, 1980. She married Kenneth D. McCollum October 11, 1980. He died December 29, 1989. Lottie was a member of the Quaker Road United Methodist Church. She enjoyed playing cards with family and friends. She had lived in Gasport her whole life.

Beloved mother of: Merle Snell of Gasport, Karen “Kay” (Thomas) Doherty of Kalamazoo, Michigan, and Donald (Beverly) Snell of Gasport. Sister of the late: Carl and Elmer Patterson and hazel Bailey. She is also survived by 9 grandchildren, 17 great grandchildren, and 1 great-great grandson. Lottie was predeceased by 2 grandchildren.

Family and friends are invited to attend visitation at the Sherrie-Bream Funeral Home 4521 Main Street, Gasport on Thursday, from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. Funeral Services will be held at Quaker Road United Methodist Church, 2800 Quaker Road, Gasport, NY on Friday at 11:00 am with the Reverend Rick Heitzenrater officiating. Interment will be in Hartland Central Cemetery, Gasport.

Memorials appreciated to: Quaker Road United Methodist Church or to Niagara Hospice Inc.

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