Saturday, June 25, 2016

Obituary: Valerie J. Monahan, 50, Canisteo

Valerie J. Monahan, 50, of 3869 State Route 248, passed away peacefully, Saturday (June 25, 2016) at home with her husband by her side.
Born in Hornell, October 28, 1965, the daughter of Leslie and Carol (Clark) Monahan, she had recently moved back to the area from Missouri. She enjoyed reading, bingo, playing the slots, and watching football, and golf.
She was predeceased by her 2 brothers Donald Clark in 1994, Darren Monahan in 2015, and her brother in law Vic Kempin 2011.
She is survived by her husband Thomas E. Bailey, whom she married on August 2, 2010, her parents Leslie and Carol Monahan of Andover, step daughter Renae (Brandon) Johnson of Arkport, her brother James Monahan of Andover, 4 sisters LeDorna (Jeff Smith) Monahan of Andover, Kim Kemp of Scio, Kelly (Mark) Piscitelli of Wellsville, Nola (Zack Barrett) Monahan of Wellsville, 3 step grandchildren Thomas Moore, Isabella Murphy, and Jamison Murphy, and several Aunt, Uncles, Nieces and Nephews.
The family will be present 1-2 p.m. Saturday, July 2, 2016, at the Bender - Brown & Powers Funeral Home, 354 Canisteo St, Hornell, where a funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., with the Rev. Carl Kemp officiating.

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