Elizabeth “Beth” H. Dilley, 68, of 16 Amherst Rd., died Saturday (October 27, 2018) at her home.
In keeping with Beth’s wishes, there will be no calling hours. A graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday (Nov. 3) at Oaklawn Cemetery, Phelps, NY.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Bev’s Animal Shelter, 50 E. River St., Waterloo, NY, 13165.
Beth was born Dec. 31, 1949, in Geneva, N.Y., the daughter of William S. and Florence DeLand Palmer. She was a graduate of Geneva High School. Beth worked for various medical offices. Beth’s three grandsons were the love her life! She spent most of her time caring for them when she was younger. Beth attended as many of their sporting events as was possible. She always put others before herself no matter what she was experiencing.
Beth is survived by her husband of 47 years, William; daughters Barbara A. Bailey of Phelps, N.Y. and Nicole (Wayne) Ellison of Geneva, N.Y.; grandchildren Wayne Ellison, Jr., Timothy (Jessi) Ellison, Austin Ellison, Braeden Dilley, and Ethan Bailey; four great-grandchildren; brother, William (Arlene) Palmer and Bernard (Julie) Palmer, both of Geneva, N.Y.; brother-in-law, E. William Franklin of Phelps, N.Y.; sister-in-law, Donna Palmer of Shortsville, N.Y.; and many nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her parents; brothers Wesley Palmer and George Palmer; and sisters Sandra Carter, Patricia Franklin, Linda Palmer.