FREDONIA - Glendora M. (George) Rowland, 91, of Temple Road, Dunkirk, formerly of Kelly Hill Rd., Fredonia, died Sunday, (Jan. 27, 2013) at the Chautauqua County Home and Infirmary.
Glendora was born on May 1, 1921 in Dunkirk, N.Y., the daughter of the late James and Rose A. (Vorse) George.
A dedicated homemaker all her life, Glendora had resided on Kelly Hill Road in Fredonia and had lived in Zephyrhills, Florida from 1976 until 1998. She returned to Chautauqua County in 1998 after the death of her husband to be closer to her family.
Glendora is survived by her son: Robert Racino of Hollywood, Fla, and her brother, Wesley George of Fredonia, N.Y. Many grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren as well as several nieces and nephews also survive.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Leonard T. Rowland, who died on November 4, 1996; her son, Thomas Racino; her daughter, Betty Racino, and her two sisters, Lottie Whiteleather and Emma Mullins.
No calling hours will be observed. Burial will be private in Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell, Florida.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the MASON Funeral Home, 37 Clinton St., Westfield, NY, 14787