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Eleanor Price Zufelt

Eleanor Price Zufelt

Female 1933 - 2020  (86 years)


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  • Name Eleanor Price Zufelt 
    Born 9 Jul 1933  Richland Twp., Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 5 Jan 2020  Volney, NewYork Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age 86 years 
    Person ID I9800  stewartsny.com
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 

    Father Ancestors Lewis Benjamin Zufelt,   b. 23 Feb 1898, Sandy Creek, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1969, Pulaski, Oswego, New York, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Frances Harriet Price,   b. 21 Aug 1901, Pulaski, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Oct 1999, Oswego, Oswego County, York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 98 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 26 Dec 1927  Pulaski, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F1430  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Frank E. Trendell,   b. 8 Dec 1927,   d. 13 Aug 2020  (Age 92 years) 
    Children 
     1. John Edward Trendell
     2. James Kenneth Trendell
     3. Robert Vincent Trendell
     4. Joan Trendell  [natural]
     5. Linda Trendell  [natural]
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 
    Family ID F26977  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 

    • Obituary of Eleanor P. Trendell

      Eleanor Zufelt Trendell, age 86, resident of Oswego, passed away Sunday at Seneca Hill Manor in Volney. Eleanor was born to Lewis and Frances Price Zufelt on July 9, 1933 in Pulaski. She grew up with three brothers on the Zufelt Farm in the Town of Sandy Creek. She descended from early settlers of the Pulaski area, Colonel Rufus Price of the Continental Army and Benjamin Winch who established the first hotel on the Salmon River in Pulaski. She graduated from Pulaski Central School in 1950. Eleanor attended Syracuse University for her freshman year and was married to Frank Trendell in June 1951 at the St. James Episcopal Church, Pulaski. While raising her family of five children, she studied for her career in nutrition and graduated from Buffalo State College with a B.S. degree in 1973. As a Registered Dietician, she was employed by the NYS Department of Mental Hygiene in the Poughkeepsie area and in Albany, where she also served with the Dept. of Social Services and the Office for the Aging from which she retired in 1988.

      Eleanor was a member of the St. James Episcopal Church in Pulaski, the Tuesday Study club and a board member of the Pulaski Historical Society.

      Surviving are her husband, Frank, her children, John (Mary) Trendell of East Aurora, NY, James Trendell (companion, Karen) of Pleasant Valley, NY, Robert of West Monroe, NY, Joan Trendell of Indianapolis, IN and Linda Trendell (companion Russ) of Houston, TX, seven grandchildren, Maggie (Tom VanLee), Molly (Blake Nation), Marta (Kevin Kaighin), Jason, Jeffrey, Philip (Lesley) and Rebecca (Zachary Richards), three great-grandchildren, Claire Eleanor and Natalie Rose Trendell and William Oliver Trendell. Eleanor was predeceased by her parents, brothers, John, Thomas and William (Bump) Zufelt, daughter in-law, Janice (Auringer) Trendell and son in-law Robert Woodson.

      Funeral services will be held at 12 p.m. Saturday, January 11th, at the Episcopal Church of the Resurrection, 120 W. Fifth St., Oswego, NY with spring burial in Daysville Cemetery, Pulaski. Calling hours will be held from 10 a.m. to noon at the church prior to the funeral. Arrangements by Foster-Hax Funeral Home, 52 Park Street, Pulaski.

      Donations in Eleanor’s memory may be made to the Church of Resurrection Food Pantry, 120 W. Fifth Street, Oswego, NY 13126.

  • Sources 
    1. [S570] Public Member Trees, Ancestry.com, (Name: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;;), Database online.
      Record for Lewis Benjamin Zufelt