Edith NEWCOMB
Edith NEWCOMB

Obituary of Edith NEWCOMB

Edith M. NEWCOMB, 90, of Knoxville, PA, died Thursday, December 15, 2016 in the Green Home, Wellsboro, PA.

Born October 14, 1926, in West Bingham, PA, she was the daughter of Orlas and Anna Shutt Graves.

On June 9, 1948, in Bingham Township, PA, she married Lester M. Newcomb, who predeceased her January 4, 2007.

She was employed by the Northern Tioga School District and was a Methodist member of the Knoxville Yoked Church.

Surviving are: three sons, Ralph (Judy) Newcomb of Wellsville, NY, LeRoy (Jenny) Newcomb of Knoxville, PA, and Roger (Wendy) Newcomb of Osceola, PA; eight grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews. In addition to her husband, she was predeceased by a brother, Cecil Graves; and a great-grandson, Tyler D. Lampman.

Friends may call Monday, December 19, 2016 at the Olney Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ulysses, PA from 12:00 – 2:00 PM, with Funeral Services following at 2:00 PM. The Rev. James L. Williams will officiate. Burial will be in Ulysses Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Susquehanna Hospice, Green Home, or SPCA.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.olneyfuneralhome.com.