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Ellen C. Widrig

Ellen C. Widrig

Female 1907 - 1983  (76 years)


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  • Name Ellen C. Widrig 
    Born 10 Jul 1907 
    Gender Female 
    Died 3 Aug 1983 
    Age 76 years 
    Person ID I76176  stewartsny.com
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 

    Father Ancestors William Ransom Widrig,   b. 1866, New Centerville, Albion Twp., Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1911, Watertown, Jefferson County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Laura E. Wilbur,   b. 1 Apr 1870, Madison, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 1936  (Age 66 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F4864  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Ancestors Clinton William Balch,   b. 29 Apr 1900, Richland, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1964  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 30 Aug 1928  Richland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Clinton A. Balch,   b. 27 May 1934,   d. 31 May 1990  (Age 56 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 
    Family ID F60506  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Chauncey Sylvester Covey 
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 
    Family ID F50571  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Ellen C. Widrig Balch Covey - July 10, 1907 - August 3, 1983. Daughter of William R. and Laura E. Wilbur Widrig. Wife of Clinton W. Balch (married August 30, 1928) & Chauncey Sylvester Covey.
      Newspaper Obituary - Monday, August 8, 1983 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York Ellen B. Covey, 76, Main Street, Richland died Wednesday afternoon, August 3, at Oswego hospital. She was born July 10, 1907 in the town of Albion, daughter of William and Laura Wilbur Widrig. She attended Pulaski Academy Schools. She was married to Clinton Balch Sr. on August 30, 1928. He preceded her in death. She was married to Chauncey S. Covey on April 29, 1963. He died on March 27, 1971. She was a former member of Richland Methodist Church and the Richland Firemen's Auxiliary. Mrs. Covey is survived by a daughter, Florence Gerdon of Richland; a son, Clinton Balch of Richland; a brother, Richard Widrig of Richland; a granddaughter, Mrs. Gloria Gerdon Hayes of Camillus; a grandson, William Balch of Richland; and several nieces and nephews. Services were at 1 p.m. Friday at the Foster-Hax Funeral Home in Pulaski, with Rev. Virgil Hager, pastor of the Sandy Creek Baptist Church officiating. Burial was in Richland Cemetery.