Eleanor A. Ball

Eleanor A. Ball, 83 a lifelong resident of Findley Lake, N.Y., passed away Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018, at Heritage Park in Jamestown, N.Y. She was born April 22, 1934, in Erie, Pa., a daughter of the late Harley Parker and Ann Adler Farver.

Prior to her retirement she had been employed at the Erie General Electric Co. Eleanor enjoyed traveling and camping with her husband and was an amazing knitter.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Harry Charles Ball; a daughter, Peggy Buterbaugh; a brother; and two sisters. Eleanor is survived by two sons: Jeff Ball and his wife Holly Ann of Clymer, N.Y., and Brent Ball and his wife Christy of Findley Lake, N.Y.; and her son-in-law, Tom Buterbaugh of Saegertown.

Also survived by seven grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandson.

Friends will be received at the W. Tad Bowers Funeral Home, 82 S. Lake St., North East, Pa., on Monday, Feb. 26, from 2 p.m. until the time of funeral services there at 6 p.m. The Rev. David Kuchta will officiate. Interment will be in North East Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the Community Nursing Services of North East Hospice, 7 Park St., North East, PA 16428. To send condolences, please visit www. bowersfuneralhome.com.