Age 80 of Horseheads, NY. She was born January 2nd 1941 in Syracuse, NY, daughter of the late Sam and Nellie (Colella) Felicia, and passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 20th 2021. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her dear husband Laurance G. Wischoff; siblings Annie (Ray) Killiam, Catherine R. Sherbourne, Joseph (Ruth) Felicia, and Philip Felicia; and great grandson Brandon. Elizabeth is survived by her children Lawrence Gus Wischoff, Elizabeth “Beckie” (Jeffery) Wischoff Austin, and John Wischoff; grandchildren Stacy M. Austin, Jeremy “Bubba” Austin, and Michael Wischoff; several great-grandchildren; siblings Carol (Nick) Romano, Pauline (Doug) Mules, Ralph (Kaye) Felicia, Margaret (Darwin) Proctor, and Mary McNutt.
Elizabeth will be greatly missed; she is remembered as a strong woman, whose great sense of humor and infectious smile were enjoyed by her family and friends. She was a kind soul who took time to give what she could to whoever was in need. She took such pride in her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She loved to cook for her big family and to join them on picnics.
Family and friends are invited to visit the Barber Funeral Home, 413 S. Main St., in Horseheads on Thursday May 27th, 2021 from 5 pm to 7 pm. Her memorial celebration will be held there at 7 pm. Rev. Wanda Copeland officiating. Elizabeth will be laid to rest alongside her husband in Maple Grove Cemetery, Horseheads.
Those wishing may make a donation in Elizabeth’s name to the Alzheimer’s Association.
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