Guy Osmon Backus

Guy Osmon Backus


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  • Name Guy Osmon Backus 
    Gender Male 
    Person ID I76603  Tree2020
    Last Modified 3 May 2021 

    Family Ancestors June Patricia Strong
              b. 7 Jul 1926, Greenwich, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 13 May 2000, Syracuse, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Last Modified 3 May 2021 
    Family ID F50719  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    • Guy Osmon Backus, 73, died Tuesday Feb 10, 1970, at St Joseph's Hospital, Elmira, New York after a short illness.
      Guy was born Apr 9, 1896 in Rochester, Vermont, to Ernest Henry and Aldora Maria Willey Backus. His mother Aldora died within a year of Guy's birth. His father Ernest married Aldora's sister Lilla Hannah Willey.
      Guy married Eunice Della Shonio around 1915 in New Hampshire. They had 2 children, Robert Ernest Backus, and Aldora Eunice Backus. They later divorced. Guy then married Helen Backus.
      Survivors: wife, Helen M. Backus; sons, David, at home, Robert and his wife, Jennie of Concord, New Hampshire, daughter, Aldora and her husband, Rolland Baker of New Briton, Connecticut. A step-son, Dannie E. Moore of Phoenixville, Pennsylvania, step-daughters, Stella Carley of Baldwinsville, Freda Butler of Cayuta, June Switzer of Fayetteville, Mona Vibbert of Fairport. 18 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.
      Mr, Backus was a retired employee of General Electric Co, Syracuse after 18 years of service.
      Friends are invited to call at Heal Funeral Home, Church St, Odessa Thursday and Friday, 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral there Saturday at 11 a.m., the Rev. W. G. Judson officiating. West Genoa Cemetery at a later date.

      The Elmira Star-Gazette, Elmira, New York - Thu 12 Feb 1970