Thomas Kittell
Thomas Kittell
Thomas Kittell

Obituary of Thomas H. Kittell

Thomas H. Kittell Hartsville Thomas H. Kittell, 90, of Purdy Creek Road, passed away Monday (October 14, 2019) at Strong Memorial Hospital, NY in Rochester. Born in Canisteo, October 23, 1928, the son of Leon L. and Nellie Gay Kittell, he had resided in Canisteo during his early life, then resided in Syracuse for over 30 years. He then returned to Hartsville where he has resided the past 25 years. Tom had been employed as a lineman for Rochester Telephone Company for several years, then became a journeyman lineman working all over New York State. He later was employed by P&C Warehouse in Syracuse, retiring after 28 years of service. Tom honorably served his country as a member of the United States Air Force during WW II. He was a member of the Canisteo Historical Society. On February 22, 1954, he married the former Luella Combs, who survives. He was predeceased by his parents, his daughter; Diane Davis, his son; Robert J, Kittell, his sisters; Ruth Ireland and Phyllis Light, and his brothers; Ronald and Harold Kittell. He is survived by his wife; Luella Kittell of Hartsville, his daughters; Susan (Richard) Martin of Warners, and Linda (Kenneth) D'Onofrio of Baldwinsville, 13 grandchildren, several great grandchildren, one great great grandchild, several nieces and nephews including their niece; Kathy Rice who has been a great help to Luella in recent years. To send a remembrance to the family, please visit or on Facebook@brownpowersfh. The family is being assisted by Gerald R. Brown, Director. The family will be present to receive friends on Friday (October 18, 2019) from Noon until 2 PM at the Brown & Powers Funeral Home, 6 Spruce St., Canisteo, where a Funeral service will be held following calling hours at 2 PM. Pastor Charles Williams will officiate. Graveside services with Military Honors will follow at Hartsville Center Cemetery. Friends may make memorial contributions to: The Hornell Area Humane Society, Industrial Park Road, Hornell, NY 14823. Contribution envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
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When Friday, October 18th, 2019 12:00pm - 2:00pm Location Brown & Powers Funeral Home 6 Spruce St.


When Friday, October 18th, 2019 2:00pm Officiant Pastor Charles Williams Location Brown & Powers Funeral Home 6 Spruce St.
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