Obituary for Hulda Gustafson DeGroff

Mrs. J. Howard DeGroff.
Portville – Mrs. Hulda DeGroff of Gleason Hollow Road, died Saturday (Oct. 28, 1972) in the Olean General Hospital following a brief illness.  Born Sept. 18, 1908, at Kushequa, Pa., she was a daughter of August and Anna Johnson Gustafson.  She was the widow of J. Howard DeGroff, who died Jan. 2, 1969.  She had been a resident of Portville for 45 years.  Surviving are a son, James DeGroff of Portville and two grandchildren.  Friends may call at the Guenther Funeral Home Inc., 1303 E. State St., Olean, today from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.  Funeral and committal services will be held there Tuesday (Oct. 31, 1972) at 1:30 p.m. with the Rev. John Shepard, minister of the Portville Presbyterian Church, officiating.  Burial will be in Wells Cemetery, Little Genesee.
Submitted by Richard Gustafson.