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Fay Elizabeth Cobb

Fay Elizabeth Cobb       “beloved aunt and friend”

SHINGLEHOUSE, PA---Fay Elizabeth Cobb, 85, of Shinglehouse, passed away unexpectedly with her loving family and friends at her side on Sunday, June 5, 2016, in the Olean General Hospital, Olean, NY.
     Born January 2, 1931 in Morris, she was a daughter of George W. and Emma H. Cobb.  
     Fay was employed for 31 years at the Oswayo Valley School District in Shinglehouse, retiring as cafeteria manager in 1990.
     She was a faithful member of the Bell Run Union Church in Shinglehouse.  Fay loved and enjoyed her church family.  She was an avid animal lover and supporter of animal advocacy programs, such as the ASPCA.  She loved to read and tend to her flowers.
     Surviving are numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
     A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, June 10, 2016 at the Bell Run Union Church, Taylor Brook Road, Shinglehouse, with the Rev. Chad E. Shaffer, pastor, officiating.  Burial will be in Maple Grove Cemetery, Shinglehouse.
     In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the SPCA in Cattaraugus County, PO Box 375, Olean, NY 14760.
     Fay’s family has entrusted her care to the Virgil L. Howard Funeral Home, Shinglehouse, PA.


You have my deepest sympathy for your loss and my heart goes out to your family. One day this will be undone and you will embrace Fay again under better conditions. Acts 24:15 & Psalms 37:29. Know you are in the thoughts and prayers of many. Sending my sincere condolences.

Angela Jun 8 2016 12:00 AM

We are so very sad to learn of this loss.  Fay was such a sweet and caring person.  The neighborhood won't seem the same without her.  I gave her a ride on voting days and we always had a nice chat.  I'm going to miss her.  

Mike, Beth (Austin), and Eli Bell Jun 6 2016 12:00 AM