Emily M. Gill, age 81 of Wayland, Emily M. Gill, age 81 of Wayland, passed away unexpectedly at home on Thursday, May 19, 2022.
Emily was born on April 3, 1941 in Perry NY to the late Alton & Norma (Wheaton) Bump. She graduated from Perry High School and worked over 20 years at Sonyea Craig Colony. Emily loved to go camping, it was her favorite pastime. She also enjoyed gardening, going to yard sales, & dancing; in her younger years, Emily was part of a bowling league. However, nothing made Emily happier than spending time with her family and friends whom she loved very much.
In addition to her parents, Emily is also predeceased by her siblings: Chuckie, Eddie, Florence, & Carlisle Bump and Bob Wheaton.
Emily is survived by her husband of 33 years, David Gill and her dog, Kipper; her daughter, Tammy Caudill of Kentucky; her son, William (Patty) Hoffman of Wayland; her daughter Sharlene (Nelson) Hoffman of Dansville; her sister, Charlotte (Roger) Salamone of Warsaw; her grandchildren: Larry, Tim, Justin, Kristopher, Amber, Ryon, Aaran, Korey, Kodey, Skiylur & Liberty; and many great-grandchildren, nieces nephews, cousins & friends.
Family and friends are invited to call from 4pm – 7pm on Friday, May 27, 2022 at the Walter E. Baird & Sons Funeral Home, Inc. in Wayland where a brief prayer service will conclude calling hours. Everyone is invited to have dinner with the family at the Wayland American Legion after calling hours.
In lieu of flowers, please consider making a memorial contribution to the Hornell Humane Society online at HornellAnimalShelter.org or any local animal shelter.