DUNDEE - Elsie E. Briggs, loving mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, passed away at Strong Memorial Hospital on Tuesday (February 4, 2014).
Calling hours will be held on Saturday (February 8) from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. with funeral services beginning at 4 p.m. at Weldon Funeral Home. Burial will be in Hillside Cemetery, Dundee.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be sent to the Dundee Ambulance Corps or a charity of one's choice .
Elsie was born August 31, 1932, the daughter of Oscar and Agnes Corbitt Mortensen. She was a member of the Barrington Grange and the Penn Yan Moose Lodge.
She is survived by Lewis Briggs, one son, John (Cindy) Briggs of Dundee; five daughters, Phyllis (Bruce) Thompson of Weston, Lois Kay (Charles Walker) Hotaling of Flori da, Laurie (John) Sworts of Dundee, Dawn Bacher of Dundee and Stacy (John) Wormuth of Penn Yan; grandchildren John, Reita, Jeff, Alisa, Rhonda, Heather, Allen, Jason, Christopher, Jim, Kathleen, Ryan, Adam Matthew, and Cara; also 11 great-grandchildren; as well as one brother Roy Mortensen of Penn Yan; and one sister Leona (Kenneth) Wright of Penn Yan; and several nieces and nephews.
Elsie was predeceased by two brothers and four sisters.
Friends may sign the guest book at Weldon Funeral Home.Com.