HIstory of the Funeral Homes

We stand behind our reputation and will continue to serve our community with the values instilled by our funeral directors.

Ulysses

Benjamin S. Drake Undertaking
1890 – 1918

Bert Simmons Undertaking
1918 – 1925

A.W. Kear Funeral Home
1925 – 1948

A.W. & Lloyd Kear Funeral Home
1948 – 1951

A.W. & Lloyd Kear & Hamilton Funeral Home
1951 – 1958

Lloyd W. Kear Funeral Home
1958 – 1963

Koch – Kear Funeral Home
1963 – 1968

John T. Koch Funeral Home
1968 – 1985

Koch – Wetmore Funeral Home
1985 – 1989

Kear – Wetmore Funeral Home
1990

Kear – Olney Funeral Home
1991 – 1999

Benjamin R. Olney Funeral Home
2000 – 2005

Olney Funeral Home & Cremation Service
2005 – present 

Wellsville

Frederick C. Mulholland Funeral Home

1937 - 1962


Mulholland-Crowell Funeral Home, Inc. 

 Ted E. Crowell

1962 – 2017


Mulholland-Crowell Funeral Home, Inc. 

Benjamin R. Olney

2018 – Present