Alice J. Nevol, 89, passed away Saturday (Feb. 23, 2013) at Jones Memorial Hospital.
Mrs. Nevol was born on June 18, 1923 in Alfred to Lewis “Elba” and Mida Altana (Palmiter) Odell. She was a 1942 graduate of Alfred-Almond Central School. On May 24, 1947, in Alfred with Rev. E. T. Harris performing the ceremony, she married Charles J. Nevol, Jr., who predeceased her on July 14, 1986.
Alice was a fulltime homemaker and worked as a part-time custodian for Andover Central School for 35 years until her retirement in 2003.
Alice is survived by three daughters, Bonnie L. Meyer of Toccoa, Ga., Kay I. (Gabino) Caballero of Houston, Tex. and Mary L. (William Dickinson) Nevol of Andover; four sons, Charles L. (Patricia) Nevol of Spencerport, Larry L. (Denise) Nevol and David G. (Mary) Nevol, both of Andover and Jimmy D. Nevol of Houston, Tex.; 8 grandchildren; 5 great grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
In addition to her husband, she was predeceased by two brothers, Kenneth E. Odell and Clifford Odell; a son-in-law, Richard E. Meyer; and a grandson, Brian M. Nevol.
Alice enjoyed tatting and other fine needlework. With seven children and her husband, she led a full and wonderful life and cherished the moments spent tending to their needs.
Per Alice’s wishes, there will be a private funeral service held at the Baker-Swan Funeral Home in Andover at the convenience of the family, with Abbot William MacCrea of the Celtic Christian Community at Locust Brae, officiating. Burial will follow in Hillside Cemetery.
Memorial contributions in Alice’s name may be made to Andover Rescue Squad, PO Box 726, Andover, NY 14806.