BIRD - Ethel (nee Croop) Of Orchard Park, NY, March 12, 2017, beloved wife of 65 years to Stanley J. Bird; loving mother of Steven M. (Veronica) Bird and Jennifer J. (Darryl) Chapin; adoring grandmother of Connor M. Chapin; also survived by nieces and nephews. No prior visitation. A memorial service will be held Saturday at 2 PM at Baker Memorial United Methodist Church, 345 Main St., East Aurora. Memorials may be made to Alzheimer's Assn. of WNY. Arrangements by F. E. BROWN SONS FUNERAL HOME, INC.