Cleo Wilma was born on December 6, 1920 in Shunk, the daughter of the late Clyde and Myrtle (Hogaboom) Fuller. On July 21, 1948 Cleo married Nelson D. “Nelt” Cease in Troy. Together they shared 52 years of loving marriage before his passing on December 4, 2000.
Cleo was a quiet person. She will be lovingly remembered for her kind and generous nature. She loved all animals and especially enjoyed gardening, knitting and crocheting. Cleo made many hats promoting the former Joe’s Sports Center in East Canton . She also was recognized for devoting her talents in making baby blankets and hats for migrant workers.
Besides her husband Nelt, Cleo was predeceased by a daughter, Carol Lafferty in 1995 and her siblings.
Family invites friends to call 12 – 1 p.m. Saturday, March 19, at Pepper Funeral Home, 578 Springbrook Dr., Canton. The funeral and committal service will immediately follow at 1 p.m. with Pastor Dan Walker officiating. Burial will be private. Please consider a memorial donation in Mrs. Cease’s name to the Bradford County Humane Society, P.O. Box 179 , Ulster , PA 18850. Share online condolences at www.pepperfuneralhmes.com