Constance Willett

Obituary of Constance Willett

Constance "Connie" Eileen (Cullen) Willett, 78, of Falconer passed away Friday (November 10, 2017) in her home.

She was born October 6, 1939 in Gowanda, New York the daughter of the late Glenn and Thelma (Snyder) Cullen. Constance grew up in Leon, NY and was a long time resident of Falconer, enjoying the last several years as a Snowbird in Florida.

She was a 1956 graduate of Pine Valley Central School, South Dayton, NY and a 1988 graduate of Jamestown Business College with a degree in Business Administration Accounting. She was a Bookkeeper-Teller for Silver Creek National Bank, Bank of Cattaraugus and Cattaraugus County Bank.

Connie was also a co-owner of Beckmanor Dairy Farm and Connie's Corner Cupboard, both in Leon, which were some of the highlights of her life. She retired from Quality Markets, Falconer, after 15 years of service. Among her pleasurable activities were knitting, bingo, cooking and baking. She enjoyed meeting new people and was a great conversationalist.

She is survived by her husband Jerry Willett of Falconer; a daughter Darcy Jane Beckman of Stow, Ohio; two step children: Steven (Shan) Willett of Peoria AZ, Lynn (John) Siegel of Phoenix AZ; two step grandchildren: Sean Willett of Kirkland Air Force Base, NM, and Allison Willett-Pishkin of Phoenix, AZ; a sister Jane (David) Heron of Livonia, NY and a sister-in-law Mary (Gene) Cullen of Leon, NY; and several nieces and nephews.

Besides her parents she is preceded in death by her two brothers Eugene and Melvin Cullen.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday in the Falconer Funeral Home. Rev. Timothy Phelps will officiate. Burial will be in Levant Cemetery, Falconer, New York

Friends will be received by the family Thursday from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the funeral home.

Memorials may be donated to the Leon Firemen's Ladies Auxiliary in Leon, NY.