Elton L. Westfall Sunday, July 11, 1926 - Saturday, September 2, 2017
EAST OTTO — Elton L. Westfall, 91, of East Otto, passed away Saturday (Sept. 2, 2017) at The Pines in Machias. He was born July 11, 1926, in East Otto, the son of the late Martin and Freda Westfall. On Sept. 20, 1947, in East Otto, he married the former Lucille "Lucy" Bradley, who predeceased him on March 3, 2010. Mr. Westfall was a Veteran having served in the U.S. Army. He was employed at H.L. Gentry in pipeline construction. He and his wife also ran Lucy's Restaurant in Cattaraugus and Burt's in Zoar Valley. Mr. Westfall is survived by two sons, Wayne (Linda) Westfall and Dale (Nancy) Westfall both of Cattaraugus; four daughters, Sue Williams of Melbourne, Fla., Sandy (Mark) Rust of Great Valley, Laura Cannon of Olean and Wendy (Russ) Goldstein of Paris, Tenn.; 18 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren; three sisters, Arlene (Bob) Blakely of Cattaraugus, Pauline (Howard) Gunsolas of Cattaraugus and Joyce (Albert) Hewitt of Gowanda; and several nieces and nephews. Besides his loving wife, he was predeceased by two brothers, Martin and Emil Westfall. Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday (Sept. 5, 2017) at the Mentley Funeral Home Inc. 411 Rock City Street in Little Valley. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday (Sept. 6, 2017) from the funeral home. Burial will be in East Otto Cemetery. Memorials may be made to The Pines in Machias.