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Alice G.

June 26, 1925 – February 2, 2019

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Obituary for Alice G. Fairbrother

GENEVA – Alice G. Fairbrother, age 93 of Geneva passed away on Saturday February 2, 2019 at Geneva General Hospital with her son & daughter-in-law by her side

Family and friends may call from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. on Friday (Feb. 8) at the McGuigan & Bero Funeral Home at 45 High St. Geneva. Funeral services will follow calling hours at 5:00 p.m. at the funeral home. The Rev. David Underwood will officiate. Burial will be in Bellona Cemetery in the spring at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to U of R Medicine Home Care, Ontario-Yates Hospice 756 Pre-Emption Rd. Geneva, NY 14456.

Alice was born on June 26, 1925 in the Town of Starkey the daughter of the late George and Edith Joslyn Scott. She spent most of her years in the Phelps & Geneva area after marrying Ray Fairbrother on October 24, 1953 in Phelps. She worked for many years at the Basket Factory in Penn Yan and Bloch & Guggenheimer Sauerkraut Factory in Seneca Castle and retired from the Geneva City School District cafeterias.

Alice enjoyed going out to eat, jigsaw & crossword puzzles, find a word books and knitting & crocheting. She always looked forward to playing bingo with "the girls" on Tuesday & Friday evenings and spending time with her family.

She is survived by her son, Alan (Sherry) Fairbrother of Geneva; grandchildren, Thomas Robenolt, Tina (Kevin) Martin of Geneva, Megan (John) Robbins of Waterloo, Mary (Peter) Bardou of Syracuse; great-grandchildren, Abigail and Tyler Robbins, Evelyn and Chandler Bardou and a fifth that she looked forward to meeting in the spring; sister, Myrtle Thomas of Penn Yan and numerous nieces and nephews.

Alice was predeceased by her parents; husband Ray Fairbrother in 1997; daughter Karen Robenolt in 2015; brothers, Louis “Bum” Scott, Frank Scott, George Scott; sisters, Edith Crumb, Helen McMillan, Margaret Reich.

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When Friday, February 8th, 2019 3:00pm - 5:00pm
McGuigan & Bero Funeral Home
45 High Street
Geneva, NY 14456

Service Information

Friday, February 8th, 2019 5:00pm
McGuigan & Bero Funeral Home
45 High Street
Geneva, NY 14456

Interment Information

Bellona Cemetery
Pre Emption Road
Bellona, NY 14415
Interment Extra Info
Burial will be in the spring at the convenience of the family.