Marianna C Nelson, 93, of Weedsport passed away March 23, 2019 at The Commons on St. Anthony. Marianna was born in her family’s home on O’Connor Rd. in Weedsport on April 22, 1925. She was the daughter of the late Joseph L. and Anna C. Quinn O’Connor. She was a communicant of St Joseph’s Church in Weedsport. Marianna grew up on her family farm and enjoyed gardening and baking pies and breads. Everything in her home was made from scratch and came from her garden. She took pride in hard work and was very determined to achieve any goal she set for herself.
Marianna is survived by her daughters, Theresa (John) Frackelton of Skaneateles, Anna C. Nelson of Skaneateles and Kelly J. (Timothy) Wheeler of East Amherst, her son, Michael E. Nelson of Weedsport, her grandchildren, Luke N. Wheeler, Alec Q. Wheeler and Ian O. Frackelton, her sister, Elizabeth O’Connor and many nieces and nephews. Along with her parents, Marianna was predeceased by her husband, William E. Nelson in 2001, and her siblings, Kathryn H. SanEmeterio, Thomas P. O’Connor, Joseph D. O’Connor and James D. O’Connor. A mass of Christian Celebration will be held on Wednesday, March 27 at 11 am in St. Joseph’s Church, Weedsport. A calling hour will be held prior to mass from 10-11 am in church. Arrangements are with White Chapel Funeral Home, Weedsport.