Mildred H. Truesdale


Mildred H. Truesdale, 97, of Youngstown, NY, wife of G. Cleland Truesdale, entered into rest on Sunday, March 24, 2019 at home. Born at her home in Warrens Corner, NY, on December 12, 1921, she was the daughter of the late William and the late Ada Kelly Hoag.
She attended the local country school, Lockport High School and graduated from Niagara Falls High School in 1938, then went on to Kelly Business Institute that was owned and operated by her uncle, Leslie Kelly. In 1943 she met Cleland Truesdale, they married on November 20, 1943 and moved to Youngstown. Mildred worked for Carborundum Co. as a billing clerk, the Youngstown Cold Storage, the Youngstown Post office and lastly, in her home raising and caring for three children and running the family farm.
Surviving is her beloved husband, Cleland Truesdale; her children, Clifford Truesdale of Youngstown, NY, and Carole Truesdale of Stillwater, MN; her sister, Marilyn Toohey of Lewiston, NY; three grandchildren, Kimberly (Todd), Adam (Wendy) and Scott (Erin); and two great-grandchildren, Riley and Haley. Mildred is predeceased by her son, Gary Truesdale, who she devoted a lot of time caring for.
Private services will be held at the convenience of the family, inurnment will be held in North Ridge Cemetery, Town of Cambria, NY.
The family requests memorial donations be sent to Youngstown Volunteer Fire Co., PO Box 387, Youngstown, NY 14174.
Arrangements entrusted to HARDISON FUNERAL HOMES INC. Ransomville, NY. Please visit for online registry.
Published on March 26, 2019
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Mary Mack
Mar 28, 2019
I am so sorry for your loss, I'm sure that Mildred will truly be missed. My thoughts and prayers are with your family at this difficult time.
Mar 26, 2019
Dear Truesdale family,
I am sorry for your loss. I send my heartfelt condolences to the family. Mildred will be missed. May you always and forever remember the loving and precious memories of Mildred. Please know that can comfort you at this time. 2 Corinthians 1: 3,4 Soon God's promise will come ; he will bring our loved ones we've loss back to life. This includes Mildred. This promise is found in the bible at John 5:28,29