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Alice M. (Crane) Nelsen

March 24, 1942 ~ December 7, 2018 (age 76)

Alice M. Nelsen of Tarrytown died December 7, 2018 at the age of 76. Born In White Plains on March 24, 1942, she was the daughter of Frederick and H. Virginia English Crane. Alice was raised in Elmsford where she attended school.  

Alice went on to become a school teacher and taught in the Elmsford School District for almost 40 years. Many of those years were spent teaching in the Alice E. Grady School. Her favorite hobby was creating items with the art of Origami.

Alice is survived by her son Brian of South Salem and her grandchildren Liam, Maya, Kiley and Caelan. Also surviving are her sisters Karen Crane and Mary Ellen Colli and her brother Fred Crane as well as many cousins. She was predeceased by her sister Eileen Woodhull.

Visitation will be at Coffey Funeral Home on Tuesday from 4PM to 8PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church with interment to follow in Sleepy Hollow Cemetery.

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