Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Obituary: Elaine J. Chisholm, 67, Hornell

Ms. Elaine J. Chisholm, 67, of Hornell, passed away Sunday (May 15, 2016) at Guthrie Corning Hospital.
She was born in Bath, October 2, 1948, the daughter of Robert and Grace Chisholm. Elaine went to Bryant & Stratton Business School, and pursued a career in medical transcription. Elaine worked at Buffalo Children’s Hospital, Olean General Hospital, and St. James Mercy Hospital in Hornell. She was a loving mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. Elaine liked movies, going to baseball games, and family gatherings.
She was predeceased by her parents, a brother Guy Chisholm, and most recently her son Rodney Lorrow.
She is survived by her sister Joan Chisholm of Canisteo, her daughter Julia (George) Ormsby of Alfred Station, her son Luke Lorrow of Canisteo, her daughter in law Melissa Lorrow, her grandchildren Tyler and Jordan Ormsby, Heather and Aaron Taylor, and Randy Lorrow, as well as 8 great grandchildren.
The family will be present to receive friends on Wednesday (May 18, 2016) from 4-6 p.m. at the Bender-Brown & Powers Funeral Home in Hornell, where a Memorial Service will be held at 6:00 p.m. with the Rev. Michelle Ormsby Serra officiating.
To send a remembrance please visit The family is being assisted by director Chester A. Gosper IV.
Friends may make memorial contributions to: Almond Union of Churches PO Box E Almond NY 14804.