Elizabeth N. Stabb

Boonville- Elizabeth N. Stabb, 88, of Domser Road passed away on
February 22, 2021 in the comfort of her home while under the care of
Lewis County Hospice and her loving family.

She was born in Patterson, NJ on April 27, 1932 a daughter of Mathias
and Margarete Steinbuechel Niederpruem. Elizabeth along with her sister
Margarete traveled to Wuppertal, Germany in 1938 to visit their
Grandparents and were stranded there when WWII broke out. After a nine
year separation she was reunited with her parents who had settled in
Boonville. Elizabeth graduated from Boonville High School in 1951.She
furthered her education at St. Elizabeth’s College of Nursing
graduating in 1954. Elizabeth was united in marriage to Robert E. Stabb
on April 26, 1954 in Utica, a loving union that lasted 66years. The
couple made their home on a farm in Talcottville.  Elizabeth was
employed at Lewis County General Hospital, by local physicians
delivering babies in the Boonville area and as a private duty nurse for
Edmond Wilson. She retired from Sunset Nursing Home after 34 years with
many of those years spent as night supervisor.

Elizabeth was a member of St. Mary’s Church, Constableville. She
enjoyed knitting, ceramics, bowling and baking. Most of all she enjoyed
her family.

Surviving are her husband, Robert; her children, Ed and Heidi Stabb, Ken
and Therese Stabb, Linda and Mark Bourgeois, Lori and Bill Bourgeois all
of Boonville, Gerry and Tim Blaise, Ilion, Julie Shannon, Boonville, Bob
and Kim Stabb, Fayetteville, NC; son-in-law and daughter-in-law, Martin
and Kathy Cannan, Riverton, WY; nine grandchildren; ten great
grandchildren.  Also surviving are her beloved family in Germany;
several nieces and nephews;  brother-in-law, Hugo Waynor, FL and Aunt,
Roxy Niederpruem, Tuscon, AZ. She was predeceased by a daughter, Terry
Cannan in 2000, a sister and brother-in-law, Margarete and Robert Healt
and two sisters-in-law, Rita Waynor and Katherine Brown.

A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on March 3, 2021
at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Constableville with Rev.
Lawrence Marullo as celebrant. Spring burial in Prussian Settlement
Cemetery, West Leyden. There are no calling hours. Donations in her
memory may be made to Friends of Lewis County Hospice, P.O. Box 266,
Lowville, NY 13367. Arrangements by Mills Funeral Home, Boonville. For
an online message of sympathy please go to www.millsfuneralhomes.com.

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