|Jean Kay Morse-Jackson
Joined: 29 Mar 2008
|Posted: Tue Mar 12, 2013 10:49 am Post subject: Mason, Kenneth G. 1922-2013
|Obit: Daily Reporter, Wellsville, NY: Feb 28, 2013 @ 08:53 AM
WELLSVILLE — Kenneth G. “Bud”?Mason, 89, of the Baldwin Road, passed away on Friday (Feb. 22, 2013)?in Geneva, N.Y.
He was born in Hornell, N.Y., on Aug. 31, 1922, the son of Frank G. and Laura Burelson (Burleson) Mason.
He had served in the U.S.?Army from 1942-1946, receiving the rank of T5.
He was a graduate of the Wellsville High School and was employed at the Coats Drug Store and later retired from the Air Preheater Corp. in Wellsville.
He enjoyed raising and riding horses and will be remembered for the loving care he gave to care for his parents.
He is survived by a brother, Jack Mason of Wellsville, and several nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his parents; sister, Marie “Tillie”?Richardson; brother, Richard?“Rick”?Mason; and sister-in-law, Ruth Mason.
Friends may call at the Mulholland-Crowell Funeral Home in Wellsville on Saturday (March 2, 2013)?from 1 until 2 p.m., when full military rites will be rendered by members of the Wellsville Legion Post 702 and funeral services officiated by Rev. Ralph Eastlack will be held.
Burial will be in the Woodlawn Cemetery in Wellsville.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice.