Saturday, August 2, 2008

New York Daily Obituaries 08/02/08


    Arthur Thomas Moran Jr., honorary mayor of West William Street, passed away at home Wednesday (July 30, 2008) surrounded by his loving family. He was born to Arthur T. and Mourette (Bernard) Moran, Aug. 6, 1925. He was the older of the first triplets born in General Hospital, Greenville, S.C. He was known for lending a helping hand, a shoulder to lean on and always thinking of others first. Art considered family to be the most important thing in his life.  He was dedicated to his community, volunteering at…

    • Anastasi, Richard

      ANASTASI, Richard - Remembering our dear friends passing. BILL, CHARLIE, JOE, JOHN, LOU, PAT, RAY, RUSS &SERGE,

      • Andreano, Leonard

        2-5 and 7-9 P.M.

        • Andrews, Ruth E.

          Andrews, Ruth E. Rochester: July 14, 2008. Predeceased by her parents, Dr. Axel &Ruth (Hansson) Ericksen; sister, Cynthia E. Vukcevich. Survived by cousin, Birgitta J. Mardell; niece, Sasha V. Fraynor; loving family and friends. Ruth was a member of Vasa Klippen Lodge of Rochester, Sons of Norway, Danish Sisterhood and a retiree of the City of Rochester. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, August 16, 2008 at 11 AM at The Lutheran Church of the Incarnate Word (597 East Avenue). Interment,…

          • Arnold, A. June

            A. June Arnold of Apalachin Cherished wife, mother and grandmother, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, July 21, 2008, following a brief illness. June was born on November 30, 1929 in Ilion, N.Y. She graduated from Elmira Southside High School in 1947. She was predeceased by her parents, Floyd and Florence Adams; and sister, Evelyn Hall. She is survived by her loving husband of 58 years, Bill; and her five children, Michael and Dotti Arnold, Vestal, N.Y., Marsha and John Gana, Little Meadows,…

            • Arthur Thomas Moran, Jr.

              Arthur Thomas Moran, Jr., honorary mayor of West William Street, died at home Wednesday, July 30, 2008 surrounded by his loving family.  He was born to Arthur T. and Mourette (Bernard) Moran, August 6, 1925.  He was the older of the first triplets born in General Hospital, Greenville, SC. He was known for lending a helping hand, a shoulder to lean on and always thinking of others first.  Art considered family to be the most important thing in his life. He was dedicated to his community, volunteering at…

              • Ashbaugh, Ethel L.

                Ashbaugh, Ethel L. (Guthiel/Thran) Rochester: Passed away peacefully, Wednesday, July 30, 2008 at age 90. Predeceased by her first husband, Walter Thran; second husband, Clifton E. Ashbaugh, Sr.; grandson, Robert D. Ashbaugh. She is survived by her loving and devoted children, Richard (Mary) Thran, Don (JoAnne) Ashbaugh, Cliff (Diane) Ashbaugh, Joyce (Alfred) Marciano, Janet Ashbaugh, David (Laura) Ashbaugh, Diane (David) Briggs, all of Rochester. Ethel has 14 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren;…

                • Barlow, William M.

                  • Beebe, Roger N.

                    Roger N. Beebe of Newark Valley Roger N. Beebe, 60, passed away at his home in the presence of his loving and devoted family on Thursday evening, July 31, 2008. Roger was born in Newark Valley on May 17, 1948. He is survived by his parents, Henry and Edith (Holcomb) Beebe; his children, Adam (Jackie) Beebe, Andrea (Chuck) Creeley, Janella Beebe, Jessica Beebe; his cherished grandchildren, Donavin Beebe, Angel, Nicole, Cassidy and Savannah Beebe, and Cadin Creeley. Also surviving are his brothers, Henry, Jr.…

                    • Bender, Charles J.

                      BENDER - Charles J. July 31, 2008. Beloved husband of Margaret (Duggan) Bender, loving father of Anne (Paul) Pierce, Eleanor Bender, Kathryn (David) Puehn, Carol Popi and Margaret Arnold; loving grandfather of 13 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren; brother of Rita Spahn and Marie Wiesner; predeceased by 3 brothers and 3 sisters; survived by nieces and nephews. Friends may call Sunday 3-8 PM at the DIETRICH FUNERAL HOME, INC. 2480 Kensington Ave. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Monday at…

                      • Bennett, Paul E.

                        • Bense, John C.

                          may call Sunday, 4-8 PM at the funeral chapel (1031 Ridge Road, Webster), where a service will be held Monday, 11 AM. You are invited to bring a written memory or favorite photo of John for the family's memory book. Interment will be private. Contributions in his memory may be made to the James P. Wilmot Cancer Center, 600 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14642. To light a candle in memory, visit: Anthony Funeral & Cremation Chapels 1031 Ridge Rd., Webster 872-6380

                          • Bernard A. Taverni

                            Mr. Bernard A. Taverni, “Mims”, 88, formerly of Highland Avenue, entered into eternal rest early Tuesday morning, July 29, 2008, in Folts Homes, Herkimer, where he had been a resident since 2004. He was born on October 23, 1919, in Little Falls, son of the late Antonio and Itala (Cinquanta) Taverni, and graduated from Little Falls High School, class of 1938. On January 16, 1944, he was joined in marriage with Angela M. Zambri at St. Joseph’s Church, Little Falls, a blessed union of 64 years. On…

                            • Bernieri, Rose M.

                              Rose M. (nee Autunnale) Bernieri of Monroe entered into rest on January 26, 2007. She was 75. Beloved wife of Gene J. Bernieri. Rose was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. and was a devout member of St. Joseph's Prayer Group and Queen of Apostles Cenacle in Monroe, NY. She was a Eucharistic Minister and a CCD teacher at St. Anastasia Church in Harriman, NY. Rose was a graduate of Orange County Community College and a volunteer in numerous charitable organizations. She was an avid reader and loved the theater, music…

                              • Bidell, Gene H.

                                Gene H. Bidell, retired chemist, devoted husband, father and grandfather, passed away quietly at his home in North Las Vegas, NV on April 2, 2008, just days before his 76th birthday. Born in 1932, in Buffalo NY, he worked hard to support the family through the tough economic times. His work ethic persisted throughout his childhood and adult life. He was a runner-up for the Jesse Ketchum Medal. He earned his Associate?s Degree from Erie Community College and his Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemistry from…

                                • Billittier, Lou

                                  BILLITTIER, Lou - Grandpa, we do not think of you as far away; each memory keeps you near. And as we try to live our lives like yours, we feel your presence here. Love you,MICHAEL, ASHLEY, JADE &JENNA,

                                  • Boccolucci, Sharon A. (Winchell)

                                    BOCCOLUCCI - Sharon A. (nee Winchell)August 1, 2008. Beloved wife of Joseph J. Boccolucci; loving mother of Rebecca L., Gina N. Boccolucci, and Erica (Sidney) Fooshee; grandmother of Abigail and Ashley Fooshee; daughter of Richard and the late Nancy (Galati) Winchell; sister of Donna (David) Yox and Connie (Gary) Reinhardt; survived by many nieces and nephews. Family present to receive friends Sunday from 2-8 PM at the PERNA-PELLEGRINO FUNERAL HOME, 1671 Maple Rd. Family and friends are asked to assemble…

                                    • Brunt, Maurice D.

                                      The Hanley Funeral Home, 60 New Dorp Lane, Monday 8:30 A.M. Mass Our Lady Queen of Peace 9:30 A.M. Interment to follow at Resurrection Cemetery. Visiting 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. Sunday.

                                      • Buczko, James R.

                                        BUCZKO - James R. July 31, 2008 of Cheektowaga; beloved son of Mary (Sulwikowski) and the late Stanley M. Buczko, Sr.; dear brother of Stanley (late Mary) Buczko, Jr., Susan Buczko, Christine (Kent) Newcomb, Michael (Judy) Buczko and the late William J. Buczko; also survived by nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial Monday, August 4 at 11:15 AM in St. Philip the Apostle Church, 950 Losson Rd., Cheektowaga. Please assemble at Church.…

                                        • Burnett, Marceline L. "Marcy"

                                          Burnett, Marceline L. "Marcy" Irondequoit: July 30, 2008, age 77. Predeceased by her mother, Violet E. Kapusta and brother "Jackie" Burnett. She is survived by her sister Alice K. (J. Michael) Smith of Pittsford; sister-in-law Elsa Burnett of PA; nieces Gretchen R. (Joe) Siletto of MA, Hanna R. Smith of NJ, Sheri Plebani and family of PA; nephew Adam J. (Kate) Smith of Brighton; several grand nieces; caregiver and special friends Clara Jenzer and children and Mary and Leo Iten. Services…

                                          • Caiazzo, Louis

                                            the JOHN VINCENT SCALIA HOME FOR FUNERALS, 28 ELTINGVILLE BLVD. (AT ELTINGVILLE STATION), Monday 9:00 A.M. Mass of Christian Burial St. Patrick's Church 10:00 A.M. Interment Calverton National Cemetery. A gathering of family and friends will take place on Saturday 7-9 P.M. and Sunday 2-5 and 7-9 P.M.

                                            • Cali-Stockdale, Irene A.

                                              • Charlotte M. Alderson

                                                Charlotte M. Alderson, 88, passed away unexpectedly Saturday (July 26, 2008) at Rochester General Hospital. Mrs. Alderson was born May 9, 1920, in Andover, to Raphael J. and Addie Mae (Hall) Cook. She was a 1938 graduate of Andover Central School. A homemaker in her earlier years, Charlotte later worked in maintenance at Alfred State College for 15 years, retiring in 1988. Charlotte is survived by her son, William David (Evelyn) Alderson of Massena and their children, Tiffany Marie and Nathaniel Kenneth…

                                                • Chidyllo, Florence

                                                  will be today, Wednesday, January 31, from 5-7 p.m. at St. Gregory's Eastern Orthodox Church, 1500 Rte 376, Wappingers Falls, N.Y. Funeral services will follow visitation this evening, Wednesday, January 31, at 7 p.m. at St. Gregory's Eastern Orthodox Church. There will be a Liturgy on Thursday, February 1, at 10 a.m., followed by burial in Wallkill Valley Cemetery in Walden, with Father Alex Vinogradov officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Orange &…

                                                  • Christine Margetiak Pecoroni

                                                    Christine Margetiak Pecoroni, 91, died on July 1st 2008 at Bridgeport Hospital / Hospice in Bridgeport, Connecticut. She was the mother of Richard W. Pecoroni of Stratford, Connecticut and the Aunt of John Mizerak and Anne Mizerak Paraka of Little Falls,  New York. Born Christina Margetiak on August 6th 1916 in Myjava, Slovakia to the late Betty Sadak Osley and Paul Margetiak. She is half sister to the late Betty Osley Mizerak and Anna Osley. She is full sister to the late Sue Margetiak Hydusek and Kati…

                                                    • Ciszewski, Josephine M.

                                                      Josephine M. (Tabaka) Ciszewski, 86, died Thursday, July 31, 2008 in Northgate Health Care Facility, where she was a resident. She was born in Niagara Falls, NY on July 7, 1922, the daughter of the late Stanley and Frances (Orzol) Tabaka and attended local schools. She worked at Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center in housekeeping. Josephine enjoyed spending time with her family and her second family at Northgate, and listening to music with John Little and Tony Pedulla. She is survived by her daughters,…

                                                      • Cleveland Jr., Reverend Richard

                                                        will be Friday, February 2, 2007 at 9:30-11 a.m. at House of Refuge Church of God in Christ, 127-131 Broadway, Newburgh, N.Y. 12550. Service begins at 11 a.m. with Pastor Lee Roper officiating. Interment will be Cedar Hill Cemetery, Middlehope, N.Y. Memorial condolences may be made to the Cleveland Family, 95 Dubois St., Newburgh, NY 12550. Rhodes Funeral Homes, 259 Walsh Ave., New Windsor, NY 12553 has been entrusted with professional arrangements. Please visit our website at

                                                        • Colosimo, John A.

                                                          John A. Colosimo on July 30, 2008. Beloved father of Annette Abney and Yvette Williams. Fond brother of the late Annette. Cherished grandfather of Brittany, Ashley, Miranda, Kayla, Jimmy, Jackson and one great-granddaughter Julianna. A blessing will be conducted at the Meislohn-Silvie Funeral Home, 1289 Forest Ave, P.R., on Monday 11:30 A.M. A private cremation will follow. Friends will be received Sunday 2-4, 7-9 P.M. Meislohn-Silvie Funeral Home Family Owned

                                                          • Cook, Florence Wilson

                                                            Cook, Florence Wilson Greece: July 29, 2008 at age 102. Predeceased by husband, Alfred (Pete) Cook; 1st husband, Harold Sherwood; sons, David and Philip Sherwood; grandson, Douglas Bruce; 2 brothers and 2 sisters. Survived by daughters, Nancy Sherwood Bruce of Cincinnati,OH and Pamela (Joe) McCue of Las Vegas; step-sons, William and James Cook of Rochester; daughter-in-law, Dorothy Sherwood of Webster; also survived by 13 grandchildren; many great and great-great-grandchildren; a number of nieces and…

                                                            • Corey, Bernice

                                                              COREY - Bernice Of Alden, NY. August 1, 2008. Wife of the late Harold Corey; dear mother of Diane (Daniel) Aldrich, Don Malecki and Joyce Malecki. Survived by 3 grandchildren, 9 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandson. Sister of Henry (Pat) Staniszewski and the late Max (Gene) Staniszewski and Helen Pietzak. Funeral services from the CHARLES MEYER FUNERAL HOME INC., 13228 Broadway, Alden NY, Monday at 10:00 AM. Online register at,

                                                              • Cost, Eileen M.

                                                                Eileen M. Cost of Brackney, Pa. Eileen M. Cost, 89, of Brackney, Pa., died in Myrtle Beach, S.C., Wednesday, July 30, 2008. Predeceased by her husband of 59 years, Bernard Cost Sr.; her parents, Timothy and Mame Kilhullen; a brother, Tim Kilhullen; and a sister, Wynne Kameen. She is survived by one daughter and son-in-law, Cookie and John Rincavage, Choconut, Pa.; one son and daughter-in-law, Bernard Jr. and Dianne Cost, Myrtle Beach, S.C.; her grandchildren, Becky and Tim Johnson, Endicott, James and…

                                                                • Cretella, Nicholas

                                                                  2-5 and 7-9 P.M.

                                                                  • Croce, Ann M.

                                                                    Croce, Ann M. Henrietta: July 31, 2008 with her family by her side. She is survived by her loving husband of 61 years, Louis; son Richard (Katie) Croce; daughter Debra (Jim) Cameron; her cherished grandchildren, Allison (Mark) Rokosz, Joe Croce, Alex and Maxwell Cameron; brother Joseph Morreale; sister Pam (John) Klizas; sisters-in-law Teresa Mearriam, and Marie Croce; brother-in-law Peter Croce; and many nieces, nephews and cousins. The family wishes to express their gratitude to the wonderful caregivers…

                                                                    • Crocker, Elsie Lee

                                                                      will be Friday, February 2, 2007 from 10-11 a.m. at Ebenezer Baptist Church, 76 First St., Newburgh, NY 12550. Service begins at 11 a.m. with the Rev. George H. Smith officiating. Interment will be Cedar Hill Cemetery, Middlehope, N.Y. Rhodes Funeral Homes, 259 Walsh Ave., New Windsor, N.Y. has been entrusted with professional arrangements. Please visit our website at

                                                                      • Cuomo, Vincent "Jimmy"

                                                                        Vincent "Jimmy" Cuomo, a 42-year area resident, died Saturday, January 27, 2007 at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital in New York, N.Y. He was 83. Son of the late Antonio Cuomo and Elizabeth Grieco Cuomo, he was born June 4, 1923 in New York, N.Y. He was the retired co-owner of Cuomo Superette Store in Weehawken, N.J. Jimmy was a member of St. Anastasia Church in Harriman. He proudly served during World War II and was a veteran of foreign wars, where he received a Good Conduct Medal and Victory Medal.…

                                                                        • Currie, Barbara J.

                                                                          • Dagostino, Amelia B.

                                                                            Dagostino, Amelia B. (Amy Frattare) Greece: July 31, 2008. Predeceased by her daughter, Annette in 1954. Survived by her husband of 55 years Daniel; her daughters, Nanette Doran, Jeanette Dagostino and Laurie Dagostino; grandchildren, Liana (James) Baker, Timothy and Jeanine Doran; sister-in-law, Nancy Amenta of Lynn MA; many dear relatives and friends. In Amy's memory expressions of sympathy may be directed to Sunset House, 3746 St. Paul Blvd, 14617. Family and friends may call at Thomas, Sunday 2-6pm.…

                                                                            • DeEmarco Sr., Anthony J.

                                                                              DeMARCO - Anthony J., Sr. Of Orchard Park, entered into rest August 1, 2008. Beloved husband of Carole (nee Mangino) DeMarco; devoted father of Donna M. (Pat) Fino, Albert (Linda) DeMarco, Ralph (Debra) DeMarco, Anthony Jr. (Susan) DeMarco, Jennifer (Nicholas) Nardello; cherished grandfather of 13 grandchildren; loving son of the late Liber and Mary (nee Zendano) DeMarco; dear brother of the late Mary (late Alan) Huegel, Antoinetto (late Gordon) Mochow, Joseph (late Ella), Isadore (Angeline), Ralph (Palma),…

                                                                              • Dechau, Carl L.

                                                                                Dechau, Carl L. Irondequoit/Florida: July 19, 2008, age 94. Predeceased by his first wife, Edna. Beloved husband of Patricia (Sleight); loving father of Gary Dechau and Richard (Jana) Dechau; grandfather of Richie (Wendy) Dechau, Douglas (Nikki) Dechau, Allen (Julie) Place, Clinton (Lisa) Place; 4 great-grandchildren; also many of Patricia's children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Carl was a lifetime member of Ridge Culver Volunteer Fire Dept., a member of Point Pleasant Volunteer Fire Dept.,…

                                                                                • Eisloeffel, Helen Lee

                                                                                  will be held on Friday, February 2, 2007 from 7 to 9 p.m. at The DiDonato Funeral Home, 1290 Route 9W, Marlboro, N.Y. A Life Celebration Service will be held on Saturday, February 3 at 11 a.m. in Clintondale Friends Church in Clintondale, with the Rev. Dan Whittley officiating. Burial will be at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are by Carl J. DiDonato, Jr. and Lawrence M. Cavazza of The DiDonato Funeral Service, Inc.

                                                                                  • FLORENCE WILSON COOK

                                                                                    Florence Wilson Cook, 102, of 83 Stone Road, Rochester, in the Town of Greece, passed away Tuesday (July 29, 2008) at Westgate Nursing Home, Rochester. Born in Hancock, May 16, 1906, she was the daughter of Adam P. and Celia VanEtten Wilson. She was a graduate of Addison High School and was a long-time member of the Bethany Presbyterian Church of Greece. She is preceded in death by her first husband, Harold Sherwood, and second husband, Alfred A. (Pete) Cook. Also preceding her in death were sons David and…

                                                                                    • Fernald, Wayne

                                                                                      Wayne Fernald formerly of Bainbridge Wayne Fernald, 70, passed away peacefully Friday, July 25, 2008. Wayne was born October 25, 1937 in Bainbridge, N.Y. He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Patricia; two daughters, Sandy and Teresa; four sons, Wayne, Randy, Kenny, and Kris; eight grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; his brother and best friend, Chuck; and sisters. A Memorial Service was held Wednesday, July, 30, 2008, in Valrico, Fla. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Association for…

                                                                                      • Fiori, Anthony "Tony"

                                                                                        may call on Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the OTTO REDANZ FUNERAL HOME, LaSalle Park Chapel, 2215 Military Road, Niagara Falls, NY (297-9007), where a funeral service will be held on Monday, August 4th at 10:30 AM, with Rev. Philip Sallach officiating. Interment in Memorial Park Cemetery, Lewiston, NY, with Military Honors. Please visit and to sign guest register.

                                                                                        • Fleming, Jaclyn "Jacki"

                                                                                          Formerly of Newburgh and Cornwall, N.Y. Jaclyn "Jacki" Fleming, 56, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, January 23, 2007. She was born in New York City and raised in Newburgh and Cornwall, N.Y. She began her family in Highland Falls, then she moved with her husband and children to Lake Worth, Fla. in 1984. After retiring from her bookkeeping and secretarial career, she recently relocated to Central Fla. Jacki dedicated her life unselfishly as a devoted wife, mother, and daughter. She is…

                                                                                          • Frainier OSF, Sister Mary Louise (Sr. Albert Ann)

                                                                                            SISTER MARY LOUISEFRAINIER, OSF(formerly Sr. Albert Ann)July 31, 2008 daughter of the late Albert Joseph and Mary Ann (Poorten) Frainier. She is survived by two sisters, Anne Charbonnet, and Ruth Anderson. Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Friends may call Sunday from 2-8 PM at St. Mary of the Angels Convent 201 Reist St., Williamsville. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Monday morning at 9:30 AM. Friends invited. memorial contributions may be made to the Sisters of St. Francis.…

                                                                                            • Freeman, Terry

                                                                                              Terry Freeman of Greenfield Park, a resident for 15 years and a supervisor for Newburgh Egg, died January 27, 2007 in Moses Taylor Hospital, Scranton, Pa. He was 62. The son of Janelle Roseman and the late Marvin Freeman, he was born April 5, 1944 in Avon Park, Fla. He was a former employee of the Nevele Grande and Fallsview. Survivors include his wife, Alice Damms Freeman of Greenfield Park; his mother, Janelle Roseman and his stepfather Wendall Roseman of Eureka, Ill.; his two daughters Gini Rutz and her…

                                                                                              • Galdorisi, Michael

                                                                                                Hanley Funeral Home, 60 New Dorp Lane Monday 10:30 A.M. Mass of Christian Burial Our Lady Queen of Peace Church 11:30 A.M. A private cremation will follow. Friends will be received Saturday and Sunday 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. If so desired, contributions to The American Parkinson's Disease Association, 135 Parkinson Ave, SI NY 10305 would be appreciated.

                                                                                                • Gary H. Kiddney

                                                                                                  Mr. Gary H. Kiddney, 67, of Sandy Lane Road, town of Little Falls, passed away at his home on Tuesday, July 29, 2008. He was born in Little Falls on September 8, 1940, son of the late Richard H. and Ann J. (Dekanek) Kiddney and graduated from Mohawk High School. He was last employed with H.M. Quackenbush Manufacturing in Herkimer and was formerly employed with Falange Automotive in Little Falls where he was head mechanic. He was also at one time employed with Chicago Pneumatic, Utica. He was formerly…

                                                                                                  • Gaston, Larry

                                                                                                    GASTON - Larry July 28, 2008; Wake services will be held Tuesday at 10 AM followed by an 11 AM funeral service at True Bethel Baptist Church, 907 East Ferry. Interment St. Matthews Cemetery. Arrangements UNITED MEMORIAL FUNERAL HOME, 3272 Bailey Ave.,

                                                                                                    • Gilbert, Sherry

                                                                                                      Sherry Gilbert of Newark Valley Sherry Gilbert, 50, passed away on Friday, August 1, 2008, following an illness. Born on October 8, 1957, in Endicott, Sherry was a daughter of the late Fenton and Barbara (Rogers) Marshall. She was predeceased her husband, Timothy Anderson; and by a daughter, Stephanie Gilbert. She is survived by her children, Barbara Rogers, Marcus (Betty French) VanVorce, Jr., Daniel (Vickie) Truesdail, III, Shaena (Andrew Steele) Anderson, Tanya (Curtis Boone) Anderson, and Steven…

                                                                                                    • Grab Jr., Louis H.

                                                                                                      • Graham, Ruth I.

                                                                                                        will be held Monday at 11 a.m. at the Wm. R. Chase &Son Funeral Home, 44 Exchange St., Binghamton, with the Rev. Elvin S. Murphy officiating. Burial will be in Vestal Hills Memorial Park. Friends may call at the funeral home Sunday from 4-7 p.m.

                                                                                                        • Greaves, Dolores K. (Stephen)

                                                                                                          will be present at the MICHAEL A. DIVINCENZO FUNERAL HOME, 1122 E. Lovejoy St., Sunday from 2-4 and 6-8 PM where prayers will be said Monday morning at 9 followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at the Parish Community of St. Katharine Drexel, 135 N. Ogden St. at 9:30. Entombment in Mt. Calvary Cemetery.,

                                                                                                          • Greer, Evelyn D.

                                                                                                            are invited to call Sunday 6-9 PM at the Stephenson-Dougherty Funeral Home Inc., 350 Genesee St., Avon where her Funeral Service will be held Monday at 10:30 AM. Interment, East Avon Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the First Presbyterian Church of East Avon, Restoration Fund, 5605 East Avon-Lima Road, Avon, NY 14414.

                                                                                                            • Hamilton, Constance "Connie"

                                                                                                              • Hamilton, Constance M.

                                                                                                                invited. If desired, memorials to Hospice Buffalo or St. Jude Children?s Research Hospital are preferred by the family. Complete obituary, condolences and directions at

                                                                                                                • Hammond, Constance White

                                                                                                                  HAMMOND - Constance Constance White Hammond, widow of the late Girard Hammond Jr., died Tuesday July 29th, 2008 at Point Abino, Ontario, following a period of declining health. Born Constance Catherine White in Buffalo on June 30, 1921, she was the only daughter of Richard Neville White and Catherine Gertrude Frohe, his wife. Her paternal grandparents were Otho Holland White and Ellinor Constance Neville. Her maternal grandparents were Godfrey Michael Frohe and Catherina Louisa Weppner. A lifelong resident…

                                                                                                                  • Heller, Ellen G.

                                                                                                                    may call on Saturday from 12:00 NOON - 2:00 PM at the OTTO REDANZ FUNERAL HOME, LASALLE PARK CHAPEL, 2215 MILITARY ROAD, NIAGARA FALLS, NY (297-9007), where a Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 PM. Burial will be held at the convenience of the family.Please visit and to sign guest register.

                                                                                                                    • Herrmann, Annette A.

                                                                                                                      may call Sunday, 2-5 PM only at ZORNOW HEDGES FUNERAL HOME, 21 Lincoln Ave., Pittsford (off Main Street, south of four corners) and may attend her Graveside Service Monday at 10:30 AM at White Haven Memorial Park (please meet at entrance). In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 28 Lincoln Avenue, Pittsford or charity of choice.

                                                                                                                      • Hertlik-Wolentarski, Frances M. (Stoklosa)

                                                                                                                        HERTLIK-Wolentarski - Frances M. (nee Stoklosa)Of Cheektowaga, NY, July 31, 2008. Beloved wife of Rudolph S. Hertlik and the late Alfred Wolentarski; dearest mother of Alfred (Joan) Wolentarski, Joan (Robert) Laskowski and Barbara Morganti; fond grandmother of seven grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren; sister of Sally (Harry) Flowers and the late Joseph (late Rose), Rose Lezan and Clara (Chester) Zawislak; also survived by nieces and nephews. Friends may call Sunday 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the PAUL A. KLOC…

                                                                                                                        • Hicks, Colleen A.

                                                                                                                          and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Service to honor Colleen's life on Sunday, August 3, 2008, in the North Chemung United Methodist Church, 677 Breesport - North Chemung Road, North Chemung, NY, at 11:00 a.m. Her Pastor and friend, the Reverend Anne Mowrey, will celebrate Colleen's services. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Olthof Funeral Home, Inc.

                                                                                                                          • Hinton, Rose G.

                                                                                                                            are invited to meet the family Saturday, August 9, 2008 at 7:00pm at the funeral home for her memorial service. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Megan Markus Fund, 777 Garnsey Rd., Fairport, NY 14450. PAUL W. HARRIS FUNERAL HOME 570 Kings Highway South 544-2041

                                                                                                                            • Hock, J. Earle

                                                                                                                              will be held at the Ralston-Lippincott-Hasbrouck-Ingrassia Funeral Home, 72 W. Main St., Middletown, N.Y. from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Thursday, February 1, 2007. Funeral services will be held at the First Presbyterian Church in Denton on Friday, February 2. Interment will follow in the family plot at Wallkill Cemetery in Phillipsburg, N.Y. Arrangements are by the Ralston-Lippincott-Hasbrouck-Ingrassia Funeral Home, Inc.

                                                                                                                              • Hoffman, Cheryl Gobetti (Feyrer)

                                                                                                                                HOFFMAN - Cheryl Gobbetti (nee Feyrer)August 1, 2008, beloved wife of Monte; loving mother of Jonathan (Chandra) Hoffman; stepmother of Alicia (Bruce) Michielli, Mara (Javier) Hoffman Pinon; cherished grandmother of Hayden, Max and Piper Hoffman; dear daughter of Joseph and Violet Feyrer; sister of Vicki (Stuart) Foster, Cynthia (Michael Bryant) Feyrer; survived by nieces. No prior visitation. A musical memorial celebration will be held at a later date. Memorials may be made to UB Foundation/Whooosh, Music…

                                                                                                                                • Janczak, Mary F. (Jefferlone)

                                                                                                                                  JANCZAK - Mary F. (nee Jefferlone)August 1, 2008 ; beloved wife of the late Walter Janczak , Jr ; loving daughter of the late Anthony and Bertha Jefferlone; dear step-daughter of the late Regina Jefferlone; cherished sister of Ronald and Shirley Jefferlone, Bonnie ( Jerry) Sullivan, Joseph ( Sally) Peiffer and the late Joseph Jefferlone, Sarah Morganti,, Anthony, Carlo, Michael, Donald and Anna Jefferlone; also survived by many nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews. Funeral services a the BUSZKA…

                                                                                                                                  • Jenkins, Irene L. (Monacelli, Cole)

                                                                                                                                    Jenkins, Irene L. (Monacelli, Cole) Holley: Irene L. Jenkins age 89 of South Main St, died peacefully at her home surrounded by her family members Thursday July 31, 2008. She was born March 8, 1919 in Brockville, a daughter of the late Camillo and Louisa Monacelli. Irene was a member of St. Mary's Church. She was predeceased by her 1st husband Daniel R. Cole and her 2nd husband Edward Jenkins; and granddaughter Kelly Cole. She is survived by her sons, Michael F. Cole of Naples FL, Daniel (Penny) Cole of…

                                                                                                                                    • John P. Gianas

                                                                                                                                      John P. Gianas of North Brooklyn Avenue passed away Wednesday (July 23, 2008) at Jones Memorial Hospital. He was born Feb. 24, 1935, in Sykea, Greece, to Panayiotis and Chrisouli Giannakopoulos. On Feb. 20, 1955, in Sparta, Greece, he married Annette Cretekos, who survives. John spent his childhood in Greece that was under the control of Nazi Germany. He later came to the United States and graduated from Alfred University. He started working for Allegany County in 1960 as caseworker for the Department of…

                                                                                                                                      • Jurka, Edward L.

                                                                                                                                        JURKA - Edward L. July 31, 2008; beloved husband of Mary (nee Gora); devoted father of Christine (Lawrence) Palermo, Linda (Stanley) Kopiasz, Peter (Tyanne) and Paul (Phyllis) Jurka; brother of Helen Malke; also survived by 15 grand and 18 great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Family will be present Saturday 7-9 and Sunday 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the PIETSZAK FUNERAL HOME, 2400 William St. (near Harlem) where services will be held Monday at 8:15 AM and at Fourteen Holy Helpers Church at 9 AM. Edward was a…

                                                                                                                                        • KENNY FITZGERALD FOSKEY

                                                                                                                                          Kenny Fitzgerald Foskey, 38, of Corning, passed away at home unexpectedly Friday (July 25, 2008). He was predeceased by mother, Miriam Foskey. He is survived by his wife, Gaylynn Foskey and their three daughters, Latisha, Alisa and Raven of Corning; one son, Joshua Foskey, and his mother, Laurel Huyler of Painted Post; one sister, Conswalla Foskey of Corning; mother/grandmother, Ruby Foskey of Hornell; special sisters/aunts, Marseena (Curtis) Harmonson and Teresa Henry, both of Hornell, and Naomi (Kennie)…

                                                                                                                                          • Kaczmarowski, Ed and Mary

                                                                                                                                            KACZMAROWSKI, Ed And Mary -God gave me a blessing, two parents as great and loving as you. On your 67th Anniversary, you will be with me forever. Missing you always, LOVE CHRIS AND FAMILY,

                                                                                                                                            • Kyle, Violet Helen

                                                                                                                                              may call on Friday (4-8) at the Cooper Funeral Home, 215 W. Center St., Medina. The Reverend Peter A. Lindemann will officiate at her 11AM funeral service on Saturday at Trinity Lutheran Church, Medina. Interment will be in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Trinity Lutheran Church, 1212 West Ave., Medina, NY 14103. On-line register book at

                                                                                                                                              • Lanni, Roxanne C.

                                                                                                                                                Lanni, Roxanne C. (Schultz) Ontario: Entered into rest on July 31, 2008 in her 54th year. Survived by her beloved husband, Raymond Lanni; loving sons, Thomas Parks of Ontario and Michael Lanni at home; daughters, Christina (Marty) Harrelson of Frisco, TX and Paulette Lanni of Frisco, TX; special grandchildren, Micaela, Jacob, Emma and Anthony Harrelson; loving and devoted parents, James and Joan (Tack) Schultz of Ontario; sister, Linda (Jeffrey) Cottrell of Williamson; brothers, Wayne (Susan) Schultz of…

                                                                                                                                                • Larratta-Congi, Theresa

                                                                                                                                                  THERESA LARATTA-CONGITheresa Larratta-Congi, age 67, of Niagara Falls, NY passed away peacefully Thursday July 31, 2008 in her home after a brief illness. She was born in Niagara Falls, New York on May 16, 1941 to the late Leonard and Rose (Sperdutti) Larratta.. A Niagara Falls native, she was a graduate of Niagara Falls High School and Trott Vocational Nursing Assistant Program.Theresa worked as a nurse's assistant at the Health Association of Niagara County Inc. (HANCI) for over twenty years, retiring…

                                                                                                                                                  • Leslie Mabbett Jr.

                                                                                                                                                    Leslie Mabbett Jr., 89 of Ilion, passed away on Wednesday, July 30, 2008, at Faxton St. Luke's Health Care in New Hartford. He was born on January 3, 1919 in Utica a son of the late Leslie J. and Edith (Spooner) Mabbett. He served his country in the United States Army during WWII. On October 24, 1942 at St. Paul ’s Church in Whitesboro he married Grace Mara, a blessed union of over 65 years. Leslie was the owner operator of Mohawk Valley Brake in Mohawk for over 30 years. With his hard work, and…

                                                                                                                                                    • Lipsey, Ada E.

                                                                                                                                                      Ada E. Lipsey, age 74, of Rock Hill, died Monday, January 29, 2007 at home. Daughter of the late Neils and Clara (Smith) Andersen, she was born March 26, 1932 in Goshen, N.Y. She was the widower of Walter C. Lipsey. She was employed as a secretary in the Guidance Dept. of John S. Burke Catholic H.S. in Goshen. She was a member of the Wanaksink Lake Club. She is survived by two daughters, Ellen Saxton and her husband, Daniel of Middletown, N.Y., and Debra Lloyd and her husband, Michael of New Hampton, N.Y.;…

                                                                                                                                                      • Lowery, Norman

                                                                                                                                                        Norman Lowery, 53, of Niagara Falls, NY, died unexpectedly July 30, 2008 at his residence. Born July 22, 1955 in Niagara Falls, he was the son of the late Johnnie and Lauretta (Hobbs) Lowery. Norman was a graduate (1973) of Niagara Falls High School and attended NCCC. He was a member of the Mt. Zion Baptist Church. He used his talent as a musician for anybody that would ask and played for many funerals, weddings and special occasions. Norman was a kind-hearted person and never met a person he didn?t like.…

                                                                                                                                                        • MARION C. FERGUSON

                                                                                                                                                          Marion C. Ferguson passed away Tuesday (July 29, 2008). She was predeceased by her husband, James, and grandson, Clint James Aguglia. She is survived by her children, Gail (Greg) Aguglia, Glenn W. (Sara) Ferguson; grandchildren, Jeffrey and Haley Aguglia, and Emily and Jeremy Ferguson; and several nieces and nephews. Marion was a secretary at Pfaudler Company for several years. She was never at a loss for words and always liked to joke. Marion loved talking about her experiences in New York City, where she…

                                                                                                                                                          • Malikowski, Anne

                                                                                                                                                            Anne (nee Pazik) Malikowski, of North Tonawanda, entered into eternal rest Thursday, July 31, 2008, in her 89th year, at the Riverwood Health Care Facility, after a brief illness. A lifelong resident of North Tonawanda, Mrs. Malikowski was a parishioner of St. Joseph?s R.C. Church. Wife of the late Walter Malikowski. Dearest mother of Michael (Linda) Malikowski, Walter (Wendy) Malikowski, Jr., both of Town of Wheatfield and Joseph (Sandy) Malikowski of Fredonia, NY. Proud and loving grandmother of Michael…

                                                                                                                                                            • Malikowski, Anne (Pazik)

                                                                                                                                                              MALIKOWSKI - Anne (Pazik)Of N. Tonawanda, July 31, 2008, wife of the late Walter Malikowski; dearest mother of Michael (Linda), Walter Jr. (Wendy) and Joseph (Sandy); proud grandmother of seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren; dear sister of Emily Pazik, Casey (Theresa) Pazik and the late Edwin, Albin, Blanche Kasprzyk, Teddy and Marian (Betty) Pazik; also survived by nieces and nephews. Family present Sunday 2-4 and 7-9 PM at SABER FUNERAL HOME, 549 Oliver St., N. Tonawanda (692-0271), where…

                                                                                                                                                              • Mann Jr., John

                                                                                                                                                                MANN, John Jr. -Still missed and loved after four years.YOUR FAMILY,

                                                                                                                                                                • Marciano, Rose L.

                                                                                                                                                                  Marciano, Rose L. Greece: August 1, 2008. Rose is predeceased by her parents Calogero &Maria (Taibi) Licata; brothers Frank, Sam, and John Licata. She is survived by her husband George Marciano; sons Frank (MaryAnn) Marciano, George (Susan Dean) Marciano; daughter-in-law Lorraine Marciano; grandchildren, Scott (Jeannine) Marciano, Paul (Julie) Marciano, Brian (Sheila) Marciano, Kim Marciano, Michael Marciano; 7 great-grandchildren; sister Assunta (Don) Anderson; several nieces &nephews; dear friend…

                                                                                                                                                                  • Martino, Sarah M.

                                                                                                                                                                    may call on Saturday August 2nd from 10-11:00 a.m. at the M.J. COLUCCI AND SON NIAGARA FUNERAL CHAPEL 2730 MILITARY ROAD NIAGARA FALLS, NY where funeral services will follow at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Robert Hughson officiating. Private interment will be held in St. Joseph Cemetery Niagara Falls, NY. In lieu of flowers, memorial offerings may be made to Our Lady of Peace Nursing Care Residence 5285 Military Road Lewiston, NY 14092.

                                                                                                                                                                    • McKeown, Lloyd L.

                                                                                                                                                                      • Michael Dana Cotter

                                                                                                                                                                        Michael Dana Cotter, age 53, of 8514 Dwight Road, Campbell died Tuesday, July 29, 2008 at home surrounded by his family and friends.  Michael was born in Corning on November 26, 1954, the son of Jerald K. and Edith M. (Webster) Cotter, who survive him.   He married Anita Sleve on July 27, 1974 in Bradford, NY; they just celebrated their 34th wedding anniversary. Michael graduated from Bradford Central School in 1972, then served in the U.S. Air Force from 1973 to 1976.  After his service, Michael was…

                                                                                                                                                                        • Minard, Catherine B.

                                                                                                                                                                          Catherine B. Minard, born July 25, 1921 in Hartford, Conn., passed away January 29, 2007 at River Valley in Poughkeepsie. She was 85 years old. Mrs. Minard was a Book Binder at Western Printing for over 20 years until her retirement in 1986. A member of the Hyde Park Reformed Dutch Church, she was a 45 year resident of Hyde Park and previously of Wappingers Falls. Mrs. Minard was a member of the Gold Star Mothers, the VFW Auxiliary of the Vail Wolff McKenna Frye Post #170, Poughkeepsie, the New Paltz…

                                                                                                                                                                          • Morris Jr., Raphael A. "Ray"

                                                                                                                                                                            may call Monday 7-9 PM and Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 PM in Prudden and Kandt Funeral Home, 242 Genesee Street, Lockport. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 11 AM in Christ Episcopal Church, Rochester Road and Fieldcrest Drive, Lockport. Interment will be in Cold Spring Cemetery.Visit .

                                                                                                                                                                            • Morrison, Edith

                                                                                                                                                                              Morrison, Edith Valentine West Walworth: July 31, 2008. Passed peacefully at age 96, a firm believer in salvation through christ. Edith is survived by her son, LaVern: daughter-in-law Beryl; grandchildren, Cheryl, Donna, Randy and Dale; 9 great grandchildren, and 3 great great-grandchildren. Edith was predeceased in death by her husband Jess ,and son William. She was the last surviving child of Walter &Gertrude Valentine; surviving her sisters, Mildred, Viole, Hazel, Evelyn, Irene, Margaret and Norma,…

                                                                                                                                                                              • Naples, Betty D. (Blatner)

                                                                                                                                                                                • Neal F. Watson

                                                                                                                                                                                  Neal F. Watson, age 65, of Elmira, formerly of Corning, passed away on Monday, July 28, 2008 at Strong Memorial Hospital. He was born on August 14, 1942 in Corning, the son of Elwood and Isabelle (Griffin) Watson. He attended Northside High School, and was employed by Ingersoll Rand.  Neal was an avid hunter and fisherman.  He is survived by his brother and sister-in-law Ronald and Jeanine Watson of Beaver Dams, a son Robbie Watson and a daughter Tanya Watson both of Virginia, and several nieces and…

                                                                                                                                                                                  • Neller, John W. "Jack"

                                                                                                                                                                                    John W. "Jack" Neller, 88, a 31 year long resident of Masten Lake, Wurtsboro and formerly of Middletown, N.Y., died Sunday, January 28, 2007 at his home in Masten Lake, Wurtsboro, N.Y. Son of Dr. Walter I. Neller and Jennie May Ayres Neller, he was born July 2, 1918 in Middletown, N.Y. A retired registered nurse with Middletown Psychiatric Center in Middletown, N.Y., he was a member and former Deacon of the First Congregational Church; former member of the Iroquois Club in Eldred, N.Y.; member of…

                                                                                                                                                                                    • Notartomaso, Grace M.

                                                                                                                                                                                      NOTARTOMASO, Grace M. A prayer service was held at the Kalec Funeral Home Tuesday, August 1, 2008, by Father Thomas O'Brien, followed by her Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in St. Patrick's Church, Presider, Rev Thomas O'Brien; Altar Server, Robert Lagonegro; Organist, Robert Walsh; Cantor, Jack Keefe; Communion Minister, Margaret Lagonegro; Placing of the Pall on the Casket by Thomas Notartomaso and Mary Rose Hackathorn; Placing of the Crucifix by Donna Kendall; Readers, Sue Louiz and Julie…

                                                                                                                                                                                      • OBrien, Marie (Young)

                                                                                                                                                                                        • Oshirak, Valida C.

                                                                                                                                                                                          OSHIRAK - Valida C. Of Buffalo, entered into rest July 30, 2008. Beloved wife of the late John; devoted mother of Janice (Charles) Smith, Paul (Rosanne), James (Sandra), Michael (Susan), Robert and the late John (Betsy); cherished grandmother of 10 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren; predeceased by five brothers and four sisters; also survived by relatives and friends. Relatives and friends may visit the LOMBARDO FUNERAL HOME (Northtowns Chapel), 885 Niagara Falls Blvd. near Eggert/Sheridan Dr. on…

                                                                                                                                                                                          • PHYLLIS C. DEBEAUVERNET

                                                                                                                                                                                            Phyllis C. DeBeauvernet, 82, of 1190 State Route 66, Green Acres Trailer Court, passed away Wednesday (July 30, 2008) at St. James Mercy Hospital in Hornell, following a long illness. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Dagon Funeral Home, 38 Church St., Hornell.

                                                                                                                                                                                            • Patterson, Laura C. "Peggy"

                                                                                                                                                                                              are invited to bring a written memory or favorite photo of Peggy for the family's Memory Book. Services will be held on Monday, 10:00 am at First Presbyterian Church of Pittsford, 25 Church Street, Pittsford. Contributions may be made to the Alzheimers Association, 435 E. Henrietta Road, Rochester, 14620. To light a candle in memory visit: Anthony Funeral & Cremation Chapels 2305 Monroe Ave. 244-0770

                                                                                                                                                                                              • Paust, Richard E.

                                                                                                                                                                                                Funeral services for SSG Richard E. Paust (ret.), 49, of Cache, Okla., were held on Tuesday, January 23, 2007 at the Becker Funeral Home Memorial Chapel, 1502 Fort Sill Blvd., Lawton, Okla., with the Rev. Mark Henslee, Pastor of the Westminster Presbyterian Church, officiating. Burial with full military honors followed at Post Cemetery, Fort Sill, Okla. Sergeant Paust died Thursday, January 18, 2007 in Lawton, Okla. He was born November 2, 1957 in Ellenville, N.Y. to Barbara S. Washburn and the late Herbert…

                                                                                                                                                                                                • Peljae, Frank J.

                                                                                                                                                                                                  and friends are invited to call at the Kenyon Funeral Home Inc., 222 West Main Street, Westfield, PA, Monday from 6 - 8:00 p.m. where Funeral Services will be conducted Tuesday at 10:00 a.m. Rev. John Kita Officiating. Burial in Champlin Cemetery, Westfield, PA with full Military Honors.

                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Pennise, John "Uncle John"

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Pennise, John "Uncle John" Macedon: July 31, 2008 age 85. Predeceased by his brother, Joseph (Virginia) Pennise and sister, Grace Sorbello. Survived by his brother-in-law, Angelo Sorbello; nieces and nephews, Dr. Sam (Theresa), Russell (Stella) and Joseph (Sandy) Pennise, Mary (James) Garlock, Camy, Len (Carol), John and Paul (Dorothy) Sorbello; several great and great-great nieces and nephews. Calling SUNDAY 3-7 at the Falvo Funeral Home, 1295 Nine Mile Point Rd. (Route 250). Funeral MONDAY at a…

                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Pershing, George J.

                                                                                                                                                                                                      are invited to attend a Memorial Service, Saturday August 9th at 2:00 PM at Union Congregational UCC, 14 North Main St., Churchville, NY 14428. Interment will be held privately. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Union Congregational UCC or Churchville Fire Department in his memory.

                                                                                                                                                                                                      • RICHARD G. 'DICK' EDELL

                                                                                                                                                                                                        Richard G. “Dick” Edell, 66, of Seneca Road, passed away Tuesday (July 29, 2008). Dick was born March 14, 1942, in Hornell to Gerald and Velma (Hall) Edell. In 1970, in Cohocton, he married Deanne K. Pierce, who survives. He was a graduate of Hornell High School, class of 1960, and was a veteran of the US Navy from 1961-67. He had worked for the NYDOT in Hornell since 1967, retiring in 2000, as a principle engineering technician in the materials division. He was a member of the Arkport American Legion…

                                                                                                                                                                                                      • RUBY L. CLEVELAND

                                                                                                                                                                                                        Ruby L. Cleveland, 72, passed away peacefully Wednesday (July 30, 2008) at Highland Health Care Facility in Wellsville. Ruby was born Oct. 2, 1935, in Ponca City, Okla., a daughter of Jake and Dixie (Casteel) Page. She was a graduate of Ponca City High School and attended college at Oklahoma State University, where she earned her bachelor’s degree in education. She went on to teach physical education in a Denver school for three years, and then moved to Dallas, where she roomed with her sister, Joyce, and…

                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Renner, Monica (Bowen)

                                                                                                                                                                                                          RENNER - Monica (nee Bowen)July 31, 2008. Wife of the late Melvin Bud Renner; dear mother of Lorraine (Richard) Winker, Michael (Michelle), Donald (Barbara) and Andrew (Carol) Renner; loving grandmother of 9 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren; sister of Elma, Joan and Charles Bowen, Mary Kavanagh and Marge Schack; also survived by many nieces and nephews. Friends received Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the Urban-AMIGONE FUNERAL HOME 3645 Genesee St. (Two blocks east of Union Rd.) where services will be…

                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Rossi Jr., Aldo Anthony

                                                                                                                                                                                                            Aldo Anthony Rossi Jr. "BIG AL" of Binghamton Funeral Services for Aldo A. Rossi Jr. will be held 10:00 a.m., Saturday, August 2, 2008, at St. Mary of the Assumption with Fr. Daniel M. Caruso officiating. Interment with Full Honors will be in Calvary Cemetery. Donations can be made in Aldo's memory to the Scleroderma Foundation, Attn: Donations, 300 Rosewood Dr., Suite 105, Danvers, Mass. 01923. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at .

                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Ryder, Mary Marie (Bryant)

                                                                                                                                                                                                              Mary Marie (Bryant) Ryder of Susquehanna, Pa. The family of Mary Marie Ryder will receive friends at the Hennessey's Funeral Home, 747 Jackson Ave., Susquehanna, Pa., on Saturday from 3 to 6 p.m., with the memorial service immediately following with the Rev. Carl Batzel officiating. Memorial contributions can be made to the Susquehanna Fire Company, PO Box 175, Susquehanna, Pa. 18847.

                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Saraceni, Loreto "Larry"

                                                                                                                                                                                                                may call SUNDAY from 3-7PM at the DiPonzio Funeral Home, Inc., 219 Spencerport Road, Gates. On Monday morning, August 4, friends are invited to attend his Funeral Mass at 9:30 in St. Theodore's Church. Entombment, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be directed to Padre Pio Chapel, c/o 1510 Lyell Ave. 14606 in his memory. The family wishes to thank the staff at Unity Hospital and Park Ridge Living Center for their wonderful care given to Larry.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Schmick, Reuben P.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Formerly of Unionville, N.Y. Reuben P. Schmick, age 80, of Bloomsburg, Pa., died at 2 p.m. on Monday, January 29, 2007 at his home. Born on August 31, 1926 in Warwick, N.Y., he was a son of the late Philip and Amelia (Daubert) Schmick. He resided in Bloomsburg since January, 2005, and previously lived in Unionville, N.Y. for many years. He was last employed as a Maintenance Worker for Minisink Township, N.Y., where he was employed for 14 years. Earlier he worked for the Minisink Valley School District for…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Schulmerich, Frances J.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    are invited to attend a Memorial Mass Saturday, August 9, 2008, at 10:00AM at St. Christopher's Church, 3350 Union St., North Chili, NY 14514. Interment will be at the convenience of the family. Contributions to Ogden Senior Center or Ferris Goodridge American Legion Post #330 in her memory., Sorbello See: Pennise, John "Uncle John

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Smith, Christine Sally

                                                                                                                                                                                                                      will be Saturday, February 3, 2007 from 9-10 a.m. at Ebenezer Baptist Church, 76 First St., Newburgh, N.Y. 12550. Funeral services begin at 10 a.m. with the Rev. George H. Smith officiating. Interment will be Cedar Hill Cemetery, Middlehope, N.Y. Rhodes Funeral Homes, 259 Walsh Ave., New Windsor, N.Y. 12253 has been entrusted with professional arrangements. Please visit our website at

                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Sniffen, Lillian

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Formerly of Middletown, N.Y. Mrs. Lillian Sniffen, 85, of Bloomingburg, N.Y. formerly of Middletown and lifetime resident of the area, died peacefully at home with her devoted, loving and caring family by her side as she walked her last journey home into God's hands. She was born September 15, 1921 in Goshen, N.Y. the daughter of the late George and the late Ida Mae Conklin Baker. She was the widow of the late Russell P. Sniffen; he died April 30, 1985. She was a retired Custodian for Middletown School…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Sobers, Norma R.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Norma R. Sobers of Oneonta Norma R. Sobers, 94, of Oneonta, passed away Tuesday, July 29, 2008, at the A.O. Fox Memorial Hospital. Born March 10, 1914, in Binghamton, daughter of the late Henry and Bertha (Gardner) Rosenzweig. Married John A. Sobers Dec. 8, 1941. Norma, a professional musician from age 9, a child prodigy violinist, taught piano for more than 30 years. In Oneonta Symphony Orchestra was first seat violin concert master more than 20 years. Norma traveled throughout the area playing piano with…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Sparacio, Lena J.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            may call on Sunday from 7 - 9 p.m. at the M.J. COLUCCI and SON NIAGARA FUNERAL CHAPEL, 2730 MILITARY ROAD, NIAGARA FALLS, NY where funeral services will begin on Monday August 4th at 9:15 a.m. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 a.m. in Holy Family of Jesus, Mary and Joseph Parish at St. Joseph Church, 1413 Pine Avenue, Niagara Falls, NY with Rev. Stewart Lindsay, OSFS officiating. Entombment will be held in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Niagara Falls NY. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Stahl, Walter W.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              STAHL - Walter W. Formerly of East Aurora and Queens, NY; July 21, 2008, age 81; brother of Richard R. (Barbara) Stahl; uncle of Linda (Bill) Lowery, Darlene (Frank) Brown, Sandra Dellaria and Gregory (Tracey) Stahl. No prior visitation. A memorial service will be held Sunday, August 3 at 3 PM from the Ransomville Free Methodist Church, 3924 Ransomville Rd., Ransomville, NY. Memorials to the church. Arrangements by the HARDISON FUNERAL HOMES, INC., Ransomville.,

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Staples, Marian S.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                will be held from 5-8 p.m. on Thursday, February 1, 2007 at Brooks Funeral Home, 481 Gidney Ave. Newburgh, NY 12550. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, February 2, 2007 at St. Francis Church, Newburgh. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery, New Windsor. To send a personal condolence or for directions to the funeral home, please visit

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Stella Sr., Robert Peter

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Robert Peter Stella, Sr. of Franklin, Tenn. Robert Peter Stella, Sr., age 86, of Franklin, Tenn., July 31, 2008. Born in Owego, N.Y., to the late Raymond and Pauline Vangorder Stella. Veteran of the U.S. Army during WWII. Retired salesman from Sears. 4th Degree Knights of Columbus. Actively involved in the Boy Scouts of America for 35 years - Scoutmaster for 17 years and a regional commissioner for 18 years. During this time he received the Silver Beaver Award, the St. George Award and the Vigil Award of…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Stewart, Sterling A.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    (Whitesville, NY) - Sterling A. Stewart, 70, of the Snow Road, died on Sunday, July 27, 2008 at the Veterans Administration Nursing Care Facility in Bath, NY. He was born December 16, 1937 in Canisteo, NY, the son of Clayton and Alta (Davis) Stewart. Sterling was raised in Canisteo and was a 1956 graduate of Canisteo High School. He was a veteran, serving with the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict. On April 8, 1966, in Hartsville, NY, he married Patricia Graves, who predeceased him on June 24, 2008.He…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Stockman, Genevieve (Tyrrell)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Swartz, Mary Anne (Janiszewski)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        SWARTZ - Mary Anne (nee Janiszewski)August 1, 2008 of Cheektowaga, NY; beloved wife of Robert E. Swartz; dearest mother of Kathy LaForme and the late Robert L. Swartz; grandmother of Kristopher and Alec LaForme; daughter-in-law of William and Marian Swartz; sister-in-law of William (Jeanette) Swartz, Patricia (John) Erisman and Marie Swartz; also survived by nieces and nephews. Family will be present to receive relatives and friends Saturday 7-9 PM and Sunday 2-4 &7-9 PM at the MELVIN J. SLIWINSKI…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Terrano, Henry

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Terrano, Henry Penfield: Thursday, July 31, 2008. He is survived by his wife, Anne (Ancaldo) Terrano; daughters, Annemarie (Paul) Roy and Karen (James) Wantz; son, John (Susan) Terrano; grandchildren, Michael, Phillip, Lisa, David, Karen and Daniel; 6 great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews. Henry was a US Navy Veteran of WWII. His family will receive friends on Sunday 1-3 PM at the funeral home where his Funeral Service will follow at 3PM. PROFETTA FUNERAL CHAPEL 1650 Empire Blvd.,Webster/Penfield…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Thomas McGill

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Thomas McGill, 35, of East Monroe Street, passed away on Thursday evening, July 31, 2008, in the town of Manheim as the result of injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident.  He was born on March 26, 1973 in Astoria, son of the late Richard and Susan (Watt) McGill and was educated in schools in Virginia, Astoria/Queens, and Schenectady. On October 26, 2002, Thomas was united in marriage with Tracy Williams in Schenectady and Tracy feels blessed of the five years that she did share with her beloved Thomas.…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Tozer, Richard I.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Richard I. Tozer of Endicott Richard I. Tozer, 87, of Endicott, passed away July 31, 2008 surrounded by his family at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital. He was predeceased by his wife, Lovina (Downey) Tozer; and his second wife, Beatrice (Hamm) Tozer; and his daughter, Paula Tozer; and his three brothers, Irvin, Cooper and Francis. He is survived by four children, Lovina Dixie and Eugene Wagner, Vestal, William C. and Joyce Tozer, Conklin, Robert R. Tozer, Albany and Terry and MaryAnn Tozer, Corning. He is…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Tribert, Raymond Phillip

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Raymond Phillip Tribert of New Windsor, formerly a longtime resident of Rockland County, passed away on Sunday, January 28, 2007 at St. Francis Hospital in Poughkeepsie, after a long illness. He was 80. Son of the late Frank Phillip and Grace Wieler Tribert, he was born June 17 1926 in Haverstraw, N.Y. He married his childhood sweetheart Beatrice Mae June on May 4, 1944, who survives at home. "Raymond loved his family with all his heart; they were his life. He will be greatly missed." Raymond…

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • VERA W. SANZO

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Vera W. Sanzo, 86, passed away Wednesday evening (July 30, 2008) at Lakeside Hospital in Brockport. Vera was born Jan. 19, 1922, in Lingenau, Austria, a daughter of the late Martin J. Wilburger and Rose Hoefel. Mrs. Sanzo formerly worked for Steuben Trust in the loan department and also for Genesee Community College in the library and media department. She was a member of Resurrection Parish in Batavia, the Batavia Quilt Guild and the Celiac Support Group in Rochester. In the Hornell area she was a past…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Van Duzer, Jean K.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      VAN DUZER Jean K. Age 70 of Horseheads, NY passed away on Thursday July 31, 2008 at the Arnot Ogden Medical Center in Elmira, NY. Relatives and friends are invited to call at the Lynch Funeral Home 318 West Broad Street Horseheads, NY on Monday August 4, 2008 from 2-4 and 7-9 PM. A compete notice will appear in Sunday's Edition.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • VanAsdale, Erna Schoonmaker

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        is Thursday, February 1, 2007 from 7-9 P.M. at the David T. Ferguson Funeral Home, 20 North Street in Washingtonville. Funeral services are Saturday, February 3, 2007 at 11 A.M. at Hope Chapel, Clove Road in Salisbury Mills. Immediately following, the SMFA will host a time of refreshment and remembrance at the Salisbury Mills Fire Company Hall. Memorial donations may be made to the Hospice of Orange County who provided wonderful care to Erna during her final days or to Hope Chapel Mission. Arrangements…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Vincent, Dorothy (Piechowiak)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Viola, Joseph J.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Joseph J. Viola on July 31, 2008 of Port Richmond Center. Beloved husband of the late Joy. Loving father of Gary, Randi Viola and Bonnie Theung. Dear father-in-law of Laura Viola and David Theung. Adored brother of Margaret Titone and the late Anthony, Mary Viola and Ida Irvine. Cherished grandfather of Gregory, Kristin, Jessica and Griffin. A blessing will be conducted at the Meislohn-Silvie Funeral Home, 1289 Forest Ave, P.R., on Monday 7:30 P.M. followed by a private cremation. Friends will be received…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Walter C. Dychko

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Walter C. Dychko age 67 of Pullman Street passed away unexpectedly on Thursday afternoon July 31, 2008 in his home. He was born on November 7, 1940 in Herkimer, son of the late John and Emily Wojciechowski Dychko.  A lifelong Herkimer resident he was a graduate of Herkimer High School with the class of 1958.  He furthered his education graduating from Mohawk Valley Technical Institute where he received an Associates Degree in Mechanical Design. On November 25, 1961 he was united in marriage with the…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Wangler Sr., James

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                . Youre with Derek, Tyler and Carly everytime they step on the baseball field. Youre with Jimmy and Kimberly everytime they throw a bowling ball. Youre with Sarah in every class she takes. Most importantly you are in Moms heart. ALL OF US,

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Ward, Jerry T.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Jerry T. Ward, beloved resident of Livingston Manor, passed away Monday, January 29, 2007 at home in Livingston Manor N.Y. He was 80. He was the son of William Tyler and Elizabeth Edwards, Ward. He was born July 28, 1926 in Livingston Manor, N.Y. He was a World War II Veteran and retired from the Public Works Highway Department. He was a member of Hoos Truck Fire Department for many years. He is survived by his wife Alta Hodge, Ward, son, Carl Ward and his wife Emily, and his daughter Nancy Foley. He is…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Wardell, Gerald S.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Gerald S. Wardell, age 85, of North Tonawanda, passed away July 30, 2008 at Williamsville Suburban Nursing Home. Mr. Wardell was born January 17, 1923 in Buffalo, son of the late Barton and Ruth Wardell.Mr. Wardell was a veteran of WW II serving in the United States Coast Guard. Mr. Wardell was very active in the boating industry and had held many different offices in both civic and fraternal organizations throughout his lifetime.Former husband of June Wardell; beloved father of Kathleen (Peter) Hulburt of…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Washburn, Lou Ellen

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      WASHBURN, Lou Ellen - One year ago, I lost my diva. I miss our talks and your smile. My heart is broken. I miss you so much.Rest in Peace, My Friend.Love,ANN,

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Watson, Neal F.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        WATSON, Neal F. Age 65, of Elmira, formerly of Corning, passed away on Monday, July 28, 2008, at Strong Memorial Hospital. To view service details, please visit

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Wayne T. Lipczynski

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Wayne T. Lipczynski, 49, of Bath, died Wednesday, July 23, 2008. He was a U.S. Navy veteran. Survivors include his parents, Edward and Joan Lipczynski of Buffalo. Private burial will be in Bath National Cemetery. Arrangements are by Bond-Davis Funeral Home of Bath.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Wolfson, Rose

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Formerly of Napanoch, N.Y. Rose Wolfson, 99, passed away on Monday, January 29, 2007 in Avon, Conn. She was born in Napanoch, N.Y. in 1907. She was preceded in death by her late husband, Martin Wolfson, who died in May of 1990. They were married in 1928. Her parents were Ethel and Jacob Kasofsky, who arrived in this country in 1906. Her mother was an early pioneer of the hotel industry in the New York Catskills. She was further predeceased by her sister, Shirley Lucks; her brother, Raphael Kasofsky, and her…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Woolever, Eugene H.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Eugene H. Woolever of Vestal Eugene H. Woolever, 84, of Vestal, died Thursday, July 31, 2008, at the Ideal Nursing Center. He was predeceased by his parents, Lillian and Daniel Woolever; and a brother, Robert Woolever. He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Norma; his children, Sharon Woolever, Rebecca and Charles Sisson, Gary and Patricia Woolever, Jeffrey Woolever, and Donnie Davie and her son, Joey, Kimberly and Scott Avery; grandchildren, Francine and husband, Robert Sauber, Jodi and husband, Stewart…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Zakrzewski, Anna E. (Gardner)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Casey McCallum-Rice South Shore Funeral Home, 30 Nelson Ave., Great Kills, on Monday. Mass of Christian Burial St. Clare's Church at 11 A.M. Private committal to follow. Friends will be received Sunday 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. Casey McCallum Rice Funeral Home

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • jenkins, Irene L. Monacelli Cole

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  (Holley) - Irene L. Jenkins, age 89, of South Main St., died peacefully at her home, surrounded by her family members, Thursday, July 31, 2008. She was born March 8, 1919 in Brockville, a daughter of the late Camillo and Louisa Monacelli. Irene was a member of St. Mary?s Church.She was predeceased by her first husband, Daniel R. Cole and her second husband, Edward Jenkins; and granddaughter, Kelly Cole. She is survived by her sons, Michael F. Cole of Naples, FL, Daniel (Penny) Cole of Holley; grandchildren,…

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