Eleanor G. Brienza
April 24, 1925 – August 24, 2020
Eleanor G. Brienza, 95, passed away, Monday, August 24, 2020 at A.O. Fox Nursing Home. She was born April 24, 1925 in Central Bridge, NY the daughter of the late Howard R. and Leah B. (Shumway) Wyman.
Eleanor married Phillip Robert Brienza in St. Mary’s Church in Oneonta. He predeceased her on June 10, 1977.
She was a member of St. Mary’s Church, Oneonta. Eleanor loved spending time working in her flower garden. Eleanor was a devoted wife, homemaker, mother, and grandmother and always put family first and foremost. Eleanor will be missed by all those that new her.
She is survived by her children, Josie Wright and her husband Brian of Jupiter, FL, Tim Brienza of Norwich, and Laurie Utter and her husband Mark of Oneonta; 8 loving grandchildren and 6 loving great grandchildren as well as many nieces and nephews. Eleanor was predeceased by a daughter Barbara Jane in 1948. She was also predeceased by 7 brothers and sisters.
A Private Graveside Service for family members will be held on Friday, August 28, 2020, in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Emmons, with Rev. David Mickiewicz, officiating.
The family would like to thank the staff at A.O. Fox Nursing Home for the care Eleanor received over the past 3 years.