Wellsville, NY - Jack W. Bilby, 69, formerly of 3711 County Road 28, passed away on Monday, November 16, 2020 at Absolut of Houghton, with his loving friend Lauren at his side. He was born on May 4, 1951 in Wellsville, the son of the late Woodrow and Helen (Dixon) Bilby. On September 28, 1984 in Wellsville he married the former Sandra Gray who predeceased him on November 29, 2015.
Jack was raised in Wellsville, and was formerly employed by Allegany Arc. He also was a handyman who enjoyed painting houses, and working for Papa Louie's Concessions during the summer months.
Surviving are two daughters, Michelle (Martin) Seamans of Olean and Helen Bilby of Wellsville; one granddaughter, Aubree Seamans; siblings, Robert (Tammy) Bilby, Lonnie (Nikki) Bilby, Clyde Bilby, Floyd (Donna) Bilby, Fred Bilby, Frank (Debra) Bilby, Lena Bilby, Mable (Bruce Weber); sister-in-law Joyce Bilby; and several nieces and nephews.
Jack was predeceased in addition to his parents and his wife by three brothers John, William “Bill”, and Woodrow “Woody”.
A memorial service is being planned, and will be announced at a later date. Please consider memorial donations to the Crosstown Alliance Church, 450 N. Highland Avenue, Wellsville, NY 14895. To leave online condolences, please visit www.embserfuneralhome.com.