Caroline R. Nellis
Caroline R. Nellis, age 81, of Gloversville, passed away on Thursday, January 4, 2018 at Nathan Littauer Hospital, Gloversville surrounded by her loving family.
She was born on November 10, 1936 in Rockwood, a daughter of the late Henry and Melissa Green Farquhar.
Caroline worked for several years in many of the local tanneries. She later was employed as a Nurses Aide at the Fulton County Infirmary until her retirement in 2012. Mrs. Nellis was a devout Christian who loved her family and enjoyed camping trips with them.
She is survived by her children Sharon (Harvey) Herrick and their children David, Melissa, and Joshua; Linda Zambri and her companion David Roy and children Nicole and David; Roy E. Nellis and children Roy Jr., Lori and Kelly; Ray Nellis and children Ray, Terry, Tara and Hannah; John (Gina) Nellis and children Jackie and Jamie; Richard (Tracy) Nellis and children Nicholas and Taylor; Joe Nellis and children Mark and Alyssa; Sue (Mark) Ryder and children Alexander, Andrew and Nick; her two brothers Richard (Lavona) Farquhar and Gary Farquhar, one sister Elaine (Watson) Rounds; several great grandchildren, many nieces and nephews.
Caroline was predeceased by her husband Roy C. Nellis whom she married on July 2, 1955 and who passed on March 18, 2012 and her sister Joan D. Frenyea.
Memorial services will be conducted at 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at the A.G. Cole Funeral Home, Inc., 215 East Main Street, Johnstown with Rev. Brian Dykema officiating.
Memorial visitation for family and friends will be on Wednesday, January 10 prior to the service from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
Contributions in Caroline’s memory may be made to the Gloversville Dialysis Clinic, c/o The Nathan Littauer Foundation, 99 E. State Street, Gloversville, New York 12078.
Condolences to the family may be made online by visiting or website at www.agcolefuneralhome.com.