Wellsville, NY - Rachael A. Pendleton, 83, of 4192A. Bolivar Road died on Tuesday, February 22, 2011 shortly after arrival at Jones Memorial Hospital. She was born on May 30, 1927 in Wellsville, the daughter of Harry and Ethel (Morehouse) Pendleton.
Rachael was a former long time resident of 204 Maple Avenue and had resided at Manor Hills for six years. She was an active member of the Allegany County Association for the Blind and was a Jehovah Witness. She enjoyed walking the streets of Wellsville and will be remembered for her sweet and gentle nature.
She is survived by several nieces & nephews, great nieces & nephews and great-great nieces & nephews. She was predeceased by her beloved sister, Roberta Campbell in 2005.
Friends are invited to call on Saturday, February 26, 2011 from 2:00 to 3:00 pm. at the J. W. Embser Sons Funeral Home Inc. in Wellsville. The funeral will follow visitation at 3:00 pm in the funeral home. Burial will be in Forest Hills Cemetery in Belmont. Memorial donations are suggested to the Allegany County Association for the Blind, 18 Jefferson Street, Wellsville, NY 14895. To leave online condolences, please visit www.embserfuneralhome.com.