Eva F. Sanford, age 79, of Corning died Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at Corning Hospital.\n\nEva was born on July 12, 1934 in West Union, NY to Maynard and Olive (Amadon) Allen. She married Donald Sanford in 1954 and was preceded in death by him in 2013. \n\n\nShe enjoyed working in her flower gardens, sewing and knitting. \n\n\nShe is survived by three sons: Earl (Angela) Sanford of Campbell, Donald (Kay) Sanford of Hammondsport, and Dale (Crystal) Sanford of Dixon, MO; two sisters: Ruth Merrick of Wellsville, NY and Linda May of Florida; one brother, Charles Allen of Avon, NY; seven grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; many nieces and nephews. Eva was predeceased by one brother and six sisters.\n\n\nAt Eva's request there will be no services and burial will be in Fairview Cemetery in Painted Post. Memorial donations may be made in Eva's name to the American Cancer Society, 1316 College Avenue, Elmira, NY 14901. \n\n\nEva's family have entrusted her care to Haughey Funeral Home, Inc. in Corning.