Ernestine R. Plant 1928-2018

FARMDALE — Ernestine Ruby Plant, 89, of Farmdale, passed away on Sunday morning, Feb. 4, 2018, at her home.

She was born Nov. 2, 1928, in Gustavus, the daughter of Clarence and Geraldine Goff Post.

She was retired from Times Square Restaurant in Kinsman after working 30 years as dishwasher / prep cook.

She attended the Hubbard Church of the Nazarene and also the Greene Church of the Nazarene.

Ernestine enjoyed spending time with her family and playing bingo.

She married Paul Plant Sr. in 1946. He passed away in 1983.

She is survived by four daughters, Cherie Plant of Gustavus, Joanne Armstrong of Hartford, Barbara (George) Thornton of Hartford and Cathy (Jack) McCloskey of Howland; four sons, Paul Plant Jr. of Hartford, William (Darlene) Plant of Vienna, Richard Plant Sr. of Warren and Erik Plant of Oregon; 44 grandchildren; 80 great-grandchildren; 19 great-great-grandchildren; and two brothers, James Post of Gustavus and Richard Post of Hartford.

She was also preceded in death by her parents; two daughters, Sharon Harvey and Debra Schellenger; a son, Gary Plant Sr.; four grandchildren; two sisters and a brother.

Friends and relatives may call 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018, at Galloway-Onstott Funeral Home, 3451 state Route 7, Hartford. The funeral service will be 11 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018, at the funeral home, with the Rev. Mike Byus officiating.

Burial will be in Gustavus Cemetery.

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