Nancy Elsbree

Nancy Elsbree

Nancy Elsbree July 19, 1937 – March 1, 2021 Beloved Sister   Characterized as “the ultimate mother and homemaker,” Nancy Wendolyn Webster Elsbree enjoyed camping, cooking, gardening, and photography. Elsbree and her husband, Bill, spent winters in Florida...
Bernice Symonds McNeil

Bernice Symonds McNeil

Bernice Symonds McNeil November 9, 1925 – July 28, 2021 Beloved Community Volunteer   Bernice Symonds McNeil’s résumé included several noteworthy Chenango County companies – Bennett-Ireland and Gaines Dog Food Factory – among others. A beloved community...
Dale M. Brown

Dale M. Brown

Dale M. Brown June 7, 1932 – April 12, 2017 Editor & Writer In 2019, the Wall Street Journal’s Paul Freeman declared that Time-Life Author and Editor Dale M. Brown’s “American Cooking,” first published in 1968, endures as one of the five best books on...
Don Windsor

Don Windsor

Donald Windsor Born: March 22, 1934 Author, Volunteer, Naturalist Windsor, originally born in Chicago, eventually made his home in Chenango County and became a local resource beloved by many in the community. For decades, Windsor has been closely involved with a...
Delmar “Del” Law

Delmar “Del” Law

Del Law Born: April 5, 1937 CCHS Board Vice President Del was born and raised in Chenango County and has been a dedicated citizen and family man his whole life.  He grew up on a family dairy farm with his 4 brothers and graduated from South Otselic school (currently...