Rochester: Age 93, formerly of Ft. Myers, FL Died peacefully Dec.28, 2012. Predeceased by her husband, Nelson S. Rycraft, son, E. James "Jim" Mitchell, daughters, Jean Pickens, and Jeanne Sherman, grandson, Steven Sherman, granddaughter, Cheri Purcell. She is survived by 3 daughters, Barbara Surre, Joanne (Fred) Burnash, Janet (Eugene) Kobos; 2 sons, Alan Mitchell and Roger (Brenda) Rycraft, son-in-law, Wells Sherman, 16 grandchildren, 29 great-grandchildren, 1 great-great-grandchild.
Daisie was a member of the West Henrietta Baptist Church & Choir, V.O.I.C.E. volunteer for Lee Co. Ofc of the Sherriff, past Matron, Order of the Eastern Star Oatka and Eagle Star Chapters, NY, and member Order of the Amaranth, Lee Court #9, FL.
The family wants to thank the entire staff at The Friendly Home for their compassionate, loving care of Mom. There will be a celebration of her life Sat., Jan 26, 2013 at 11:00 am at West Henrietta Baptist Church, 5660 West Henrietta Rd., W. Henrietta, NY 14586. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to The Friendly Home, 3156 East Ave., Rochester, NY 14618 or West Henrietta Baptist Church.