Olean, NY - Wilbur M. Button, age 63, of 429 9th Street passed away on June 5, 2016 at the Wellsville Manor Care Center. He was born on September 8, 1952 to Wilbur and Thelma Rice Button Sr. On March 12, 1993 in Bolivar he married Susan Kelly who survives.
Wilbur was a lifelong resident of the area who had moved to Olean in 2015 and had attended the Gospel Fellowship Church in Belmont. He enjoyed watching cowboy movies, playing the guitar and listening to country music including Hank Williams and Patsy Cline.
Survivors include his wife of Olean and her children and grandchildren; 3 brothers, Robert Button of Wellsboro, PA., Leon David (Pat) Button of Bolivar and Stanley (Sue) Button of Richburg; 5 sisters, Bertha Button of Galton, PA., Susan (George) Benson of Almond, Judy (Chuck) Heap of Tennessee, Marie (Larry) Green of Fulton and Janet (Greg) Jackson of Shinglehouse, PA.; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Wilbur was predeceased by his parents and a brother, Eugene Button.
Friends are invited to call on Wednesday, June 15, 2016 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Gospel Fellowship Church at 4996 Hood Road in Belmont. His funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. with Pastor Patrick Lyons presiding. Burial will take place in Knights Creek Cemetery. To leave online condolences please visit www.embserfuneralhome.com.