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Melvin S. EASTON

1940 - 2021



Melvin S. EASTON, 81, of Genesee, PA, died Saturday, March 13, 2021 in Wellsville Manor Care Center, Wellsville, NY.  

Born January 29, 1940, in Coudersport, he was the son of Marvin R. and Alberta Freeman Easton.  On July 14, 1962, in Hickox, he married the former Jill C. Hokenson, who survives.  A 1957 graduate of Northern Potter High School, Melvin owned and operated Easton’s Mundy Brook Farm in Genesee for many years.  He was a member of the Genesee Grange.  

Surviving besides his wife, Jill, are:  three children, Brian (Heather) Easton of Westfield, Timothy (Delanne) Easton of Genesee, and Ellen (Kevin) Erdmann of Whitesville, NY;  nine grandchildren, Zachary Easton, Jeffrey (Lindsay) Easton, Brianne (Zachary) Putman, Kurtis Easton, Joseph Easton, Brock (Rebecca) Erdmann, Bryce Erdmann, Mariah (Connor) Rittwage, and Spencer Easton;  eight great-grandchildren;  a brother, Rodney (Joan) Easton of Genesee;  nieces and nephews.  He was predeceased by his parents.  

Friends may call at Olney-Foust Funeral Homes & Crematory, Ulysses, PA on Friday, March 19, 2021 from 12:00 – 2:00 PM.  CDC and PA Department of Health guidelines apply.  A private graveside service will be held in Genesee Cemetery.  

Memorials may be made to Genesee Volunteer Fire Company, P.O. Box 9, Genesee, PA 16923.  

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amy hewitt

March 20, 2021 7:06 AM

Mel was always such a good neighbor and always had a joke about the goats.  We'll miss him.  Jack and Amy


March 19, 2021 1:32 PM
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We are sorry to hear about Melvin's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Give Gill a hug for me. Larry and Phyllis Hamilton

Nina, Eric & Lisa and Glenda & Ken

March 18, 2021 3:29 PM

Thankful for the many memories from the farm. Our love and prayers to Aunt Jill, Brian, Heather, Tim, Delane, Ellen, Kevin and familiea as you grieve the loss of Uncle Melvin and celebrate his life.
Nina, Eric & Lisa and Glenda & Ken

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Carrie Easton Pattison

March 15, 2021 8:10 PM

To sad to lose a cousin.  I have fond memories. 
Condolences to his family.
Carrie Easton Pattison

Scott and Kelly Easton

March 15, 2021 2:00 PM

Rest in peace, Uncle Melvin.
Scott and Kelly Easton

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