Monday, August 18, 2008

New York Daily Obituaries 08/18/08

  • Ahern, Mildred M.

    • Albright, Ruth L.

      may call at ARNDT FUNERAL HOME, 1118 Long Pond Rd. (south of Maiden Lane) on Tuesday, 4-6 PM. Graveside Service on Wednesday, 9 AM at White Haven Memorial Park. Contributions to charity of your choice.

      • Ambersley, Vincent G. "Uncle Vin"

        Ambersley, Vincent G. "Uncle Vin" Rochester: August 17, 2008 at age 72. He is survived by his niece, Valerie Malott; close friends, Candi (Lorenzo), Lorna, Ruby, Lola, Audryana and family. Vincent retired from Xerox after 24 years of service. A Funeral Service will be held 10 AM Thursday at New Comer Funeral Home, 2636 Ridgeway Ave. Interment, Riverside Cemetery.

        • Anderson, Lana Jane

          Anderson, Lana Jane Ontario, Canada: Peacefully, with her loving family by her side, after a courageous battle with cancer at her home on Saturday, August 16, 2008, at the age of 37 years. Loving mother of LeeAnna, Liesha, and Lakota. Beloved daughter of John and RoseMary (Hill) Anderson. Dear sister of Jason and Viola. Dear aunt of Jalen. Granddaughter of Cecilia and the late Herbert Ralph (Jack) Anderson and Peter and Christina and the late Betty Hill. Niece of Helen and Mike, Shirley and Don, Linda and…

          • Ann Riker Wood Stopper

            Ann Riker Wood Stopper passed away Sunday (Aug. 10, 2008) in her home in Sun City West. She was born Oct. 7, 1929 in Orange, N.J., to Florence (Fox) and Donald B. Riker. She lived in Maplewood, N.J., graduated from Columbia High School, Stephens College in Columbia, Mo., and SUNY Geneseo in New York. She married Robert E. Wood Jr. and lived in Alfred, N.Y. for over 35 years, where their son, Marc, grew up. Bob and Marc predeceased Ann. She married William Stopper of Alfred in 1992. They lived in Colorado…

            • Anna (Colucci) Amarosa

              Mrs. Anna (Colucci) Amarosa, age 88, of Little Falls, passed away on Saturday, August 9, 2008, at St. Elizabeth Medical Center. Born in Utica on November 30, 1919, Anna was the daughter of the late Donato and Theresa (Matarrese) Colucci. She was raised and educated locally. On April 23, 1938, she married Eugene J. “Gino” Amarosa with whom she shared 59 years in a union blessed with true love and companionship prior to Gino’s passing on July 6, 1997. In Anna’s earlier years, she worked in the mills…

              • Ashline, Ruth E.

                HILTON -- Ruth E. Ashline, 88, a longtime resident of Hilton and formerly of Rouses Point, died Aug. 6, 2008., She was born in Rouses Point, Nov. 29, 1919, the daughter of the late William and Lillian (Smith) Thompson of Rouses Point., She married Henry E. Ashline of Rouses Point. He predeceased her January 1981, one day after retiring., Ruth retired from Hilton Central School, where she worked as an accounts payable clerk. She enjoyed golf and reading. She also volunteered as a story teller to Hilton…

                • BETTY SCHIRMER

                  Betty Schirmer, 81, of 2504 Emo Road, passed away Saturday morning (Aug. 16, 2008). Betty was born Feb. 22, 1927 in Howard, the daughter of Walter and Louise (Stuart) Ross. She grew up in Howard and graduated from Arkport Central School and eventually settled in the Wayland area. Betty and Raymond Schirmer were married Nov. 12, 1955, at St. Joseph’s Church in Wayland. Together they celebrated over 19 years of marriage prior to Raymond passing away in January of 1975. Together, Betty and Raymond had two…

                  • BETTY SNYDER

                    Betty Snyder, 84, of Park Ave. in Dansville, passed away early Thursday evening (August 14, 2008) at home. She was born in Hornell, on Oct. 18, 1923, the daughter of the late Charles and Decla (Fike) Van Winkle, and was raised by Charles and Dorothy (Schaumberg) Van Winkle. On Jan. 30, 1941, she was married to Eldon H. “Baldy” Snyder, who predeceased her on Oct. 8, 2006. She was also predeceased by a son, Charles Robert “Bob” Snyder on Jan. 13, 1978. Betty was a member of the Dansville United…

                    • Baker, Benedict S.

                      • Balacki, Edward P.

                        • Bale, Elizabeth Louise

                          Elizabeth Louise Bale formerly of Binghamton Elizabeth Louise Bale, 86, of Sarasota, Fla., formerly of Binghamton, N.Y., died August 13, 2008. Survivors include her husband, John; children, Tony, Ramsey, N.J., Mary Lou, Sarasota, Fla., John Jr., Edgewater, N.J.; seven grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and a sister, Peggy Canny, Port Charlotte. She is also survived by her daughters-in-law, Patty Bale and Susan Bale-Leahy. She was predeceased by her son, Chris; and her sister, Barbara Guidici. She was a…

                          • Barnett, Sally

                            will be Tuesday evening at 7:00 at the Townley & Wheeler Funeral Home, 21 Midline Road (Rt. 146A), Ballston Lake. Memorial contributions may be made to Saratoga Bridges, 16 Saratoga Bridges Blvd., Ballston Spa, NY 12020.

                            • Bartlett, William H.

                              may call at the RUTLAND-CORWIN FUNERAL HOME, INC., 2670 Main St. Newfane, NY MONDAY 5-8 PM, where funeral services will be held TUESDAY at 11:00 AM. Burial will be in Corwin Cemetery. Memorials to Niagara Hospice would be appreciated by the family.Please visit to send a condolence to the family.

                              • Bates, Ruth Esther

                                at her church. She was extremely patriotic and dressed in red, white and blue whenever appropriate. Ruthie was known everywhere by name and lit up the room with her joy and infectious smile. Ruthie died of melanoma on July 29th, 2008, at the age of 88. She is survived by her husband, Ralph; two children, five grandchildren and one great-grandchild. She will be sorely missed.

                                • Bellavia, Judith

                                  • Benevento, Tina

                                    Newburgh, NY Tina Benevento, 89, of 172 Meadow Hill Rd., Newburgh, NY, formerly of Middlehope, died August 16, 2008 at Elant Nursing Home. Born in New York, NY, she was the daughter of the late Luigi and Jennie (Sarno) Antoniello. She was a homemaker and widow of John A. Benevento. Survived by two brothers, Anthony Antoniello of New City, NY and Joseph Antoniello of Long Island; two sisters, Beana Arroyo of Cairo, NY and Millie DiPierro of Bronx, NY and several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her…

                                    • Bisgrove, June E.

                                      will be held Wednesday 1 p.m. from the Allen Memorial Home, 511-513 East Main Street, Endicott, with Reverend Jose Valencia officiating. Burial will be in Vestal Hills Memorial Park, Vestal, New York. The family will receive friends at the memorial home on Wednesday from 11 until service time.

                                      • Bogle, Frances C.

                                        SCHROON LAKE -- Frances C. Bogle, 95, of Schroon Lake passed away Friday morning, Aug. 15, 2008, at CVPH in Plattsburgh., Frances was born Nov. 11, 1912, in Mineville, N.Y., daughter of George and Nellie Grogan Lycett. She was predeceased by her husband, William Bogle, on July 20, 1970; her sisters, Margaret Hanby on Sept. 5 1991; and Helene Hogan Speck in Nov. 2004., Fran was the chief operator for New York Telephone Company at the Schroon Lake office for many years; she retired in 1965. She loved horse…

                                        • Bouleris, Dorothy A.

                                          Bouleris, Dorothy A. NISKAYUNA Dorothy A. Bouleris, 80, of Clifton Park Road, died Friday evening, August 15, 2008 at her residence, surrounded by her loving family after a long illness. Born in Cohoes, she was the daughter of the late John and Anna Kostyk Kowansky. Dorothy lived in the area all her life. She graduated from St. Peter & St. Paul Grammar School in Cohoes and Cohoes High School in the class of 1947. She was a communicant of St. Helen's Church and enjoyed taking care of her…

                                          • Bowers, Florene I.

                                            and friends are invited to call at the Horseheads First Baptist Church, 2293 Grand Central Avenue, Horseheads, on Monday, Aug. 18, 2008, from 10:15-11:00 a.m. Her service will take place there at the conclusion of calling hours at 11:00 a.m. with her grandson, The Rev. Jeffrey Howell and the Rev. Robert Finch officiating. Interment service will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery, Horseheads. Arrangements with Barber Funeral Home, Horseheads, NY.

                                            • Burridge, Diane

                                              • Burris, Robert O.

                                                ROBERT O. BURRIS, 76, of Ticonderoga, died Saturday, Aug. 16, 2008, at the Moses Ludington Hospital in Ticonderoga. He was born Nov. 27, 1931, in Suffern, N.Y., son of the late Robert and Awilda Burris., hours will be held Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2008, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Harland Funeral Home in Port Henry., Arrangements with the Harland Funeral Home are incomplete at this time.

                                                • Bush, Donald E.

                                                • Bushey, Gloria M.

                                                  GLORIA M. BUSHEY, 83, formerly of Sailly Avenue and most recently of the Samuel S. Vilas Home, died Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2008, at CVPH Medical Center in Plattsburgh., She was born in Malone on March 25, 1925, daughter of the late Joseph Samuel and Dora Josephine (Riley) Bushey., hours will be Friday, Aug. 22, 2008, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Brown Funeral Home Chapel, 29 Broad St., Plattsburgh. A memorial service will also be held at the funeral home chapel Friday at 1 p.m. Burial will be in St. John Bosco…

                                                  • Carr, Edward J.

                                                    Carr, Edward J. Greece: Passed away peacefully, August 16, 2008, at age 82. He is predeceased by his wife, Olga; son, Larry; and sister, Esther. He is survived by his children, Jerry (Trudy), Diane (Duane) Cera, Nancy Angelo, Bill (Cathy), Chuck (Linda), Mike (Wendy) Carr; 13 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; sister, Blanche Whieldon; many nieces &nephews; and companion, Helen Weitzel. He was a retiree of the Xerox Model Shop after 28 years. A member of the Polish American Club, and he served with…

                                                    • Casbolt, Mary A.

                                                      CASBOLT, Mary A. Age 85, of Rochester, NY formerly of Buffalo, NY, Lodi, CA, and Elmira, NY passed away on Friday August 15, 2008. Relatives and friends are invited to call at the Lynch Funeral Home 318 West Broad Street Horseheads, NY on Tuesday August 19, 2008 from 9:30 to 10:30 AM followed by Mass of Christian Burial at 11 AM at St. Mary Our Mother Church 816 West Broad Street Horseheads, NY. The Rev. Rick Farrell will be the Celebrant of Mrs. Casbolt's Funeral Mass. Mary will be laid to rest next to…

                                                      • Casey, Alda M.

                                                        . Alda enjoyed cooking and spending time with her cherished grandchildren. She is the beloved mother of Bernard J. (Ann) Casey and Michael T. (Donna) Casey. She is the sister of Margaret (Benjamin) Tatanus of Troy and the late Adelaide Gallacchi, Albert and Romeo Casarotto. She is also survived by seven grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Mass of Christian Burial on Wednesday morning at 10:00 at St. Madeline Sophie Church,…

                                                        • Celeste, Rocco A.

                                                          CELESTE - Rocco A. August 13, 2008 of East Amherst, NY, beloved husband of Suzanne C. Celeste; cherished son of the late Marietta Vendetti and Frank Celeste; loving father of Rocco (Barbara), James (Monica) Celeste and Laurie (Christopher) Olivia; dear grandfather of Andrea, Ryan, Sarah, James, Isabella, Olivia, Joseph and Rocco Alexander; great-grandfather of Aiden and Claire; brother of Jean Coniglio, Alice (late Frank) Luongo and the late Flora (late Prospero) Ferraro, James and Dominic Celeste. Friends…

                                                          • Chelak, Gerald

                                                            Gerald Chelak of Olyphant Gerald Chelak, of, Olyphant died Friday at home. His wife is the former Ann Marie Wasnetsky. Born in Olyphant, son of the late John and Anna Domanish Chelak, he was an Army veteran of the Vietnam War. A member of SS. Cyril and Methodius Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church, he served on its board of directors. He was also a member of Queen City Hose Company, Station 26, and was past treasurer. He was influential in erecting the coal miners monument in Olyphant, and was treasurer of the…

                                                            • Ciaravino, Thomas

                                                              the Hanley Funeral Home, 60 New Dorp Lane, Wednedsay 9:30 A.M. Mass of Christian Burial Our Lady Queen of Peace Church 10:30 A.M. A private cremation will follow. Friends will be received Tuesday 2-4, 7-9 P.M. Hanley Funeral Home, Inc Family Owned and Operated

                                                              • Clinkscales, Beverly G.

                                                                Clinkscales, Beverly G. Dexter: 72, of 12592 Rd. 464, died early Friday morning at her home. She was born in Syracuse, July 6, 1936, a daughter of Ross and Margaret Brisson Goodenough. She married James Clinkscales March 30, 1957 in Rochester. Mr. and Mrs. Clinkscales resided in Rochester for over 40 years moving to Guffins Bay, Dexter, in 1997. Mrs. Clinkscales enjoyed arts and crafts, digital photography, computers and was a world traveler. Besides her husband, she is survived by 2 daughters and their…

                                                                • Cobb, Robert F.

                                                                  may call Tuesday from 3-7 PM at BURDETT and SANFORD FUNERAL HOME, 11 Maple Ave., Oakfield, NY, where services will follow at 7 PM. Memorials may be made to St. Paul Lutheran Church, 31 Washington Ave., Batavia, NY 14020 or to The Genesee County Animal Shelter, W. Main Rd., Batavia, NY.Visit to sign guest registry.

                                                                  • Cochrane, Angeline F.

                                                                    • Cohen, Pauline Buff

                                                                      • Coyle, Eleonore M.

                                                                        • Cross, Irene A.

                                                                          will be Wednesday 1 p.m. at the South Westerlo C.C. Church in South Westerlo, N.Y. Friends may call at the Cunningham Funeral Home, 4898 SR81, Greenville on Tuesday 6 to 8 p.m. Interment will be in the Medusa Cemetery.

                                                                          • Cullen Jr., James T.

                                                                            Cullen, James T. Jr. NISKAYUNA James T.Cullen Jr. died Friday, August 15, 2008 at his home surrounded by his loving family, following a long and courageous battle with Parkinson's Disease. Born in Schen-ectady N.Y., Jim was the son of the late James T. Cullen and Isabelle Plude Cullen. Jim graduated from Nott Terrace High School in 1955 where he served as a class officer and excelled in basketball and golf. In 1961, he received his bachelor's of architecture degree from Cornell University. From 1961…

                                                                            • Curry, Howard

                                                                              CURRY - Howard August 12, 2008, of Buffalo, NY. Friends may call Tuesday, 10:00 visitation, 11:00 Funeral Service at New Hope Baptist Church, 563 Richmond Ave., Buffalo, NY. Arrangements entrusted to MEMORIAL CHAPELS OF BUFFALO, 66 E. Utica, Buffalo. Interment St. Matthews Cemetery.,

                                                                              • Cutri, Mary T. (Ceraulo)

                                                                                CUTRI - Mary T. (nee Ceraulo)August 17, 2008, wife of the late Dominic V. Cutri; mother of the late Louis Cutri; sister of Paul (Carmela), late Sam (Mickey) Ceraulo and the late Ann (Thomas J.) Carella; survived by nieces and nephews. Family present to receive friends Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the PERNA-PELLEGRINO FUNERAL HOME, 1306 Hertel Avenue. Funeral services held Wednesday morning. Mass of Christian Burial celebrated from St. Margarets Church (time to be announced). Interment Holy Sepulchre…

                                                                                • Darcy, Eileen F.

                                                                                  • Davis, Tonya

                                                                                    may call Tuesday 7-9 PM at Metropolitan Funeral Chapels, 109 West Ave. Funeral service Wednesday 11 AM at Zion Hill MBC, 250 Dr. Samuel McCree Way. Interment, Riverside Cemetery.

                                                                                    • DeGasperi, Maria L.

                                                                                      DeGASPERI - Maria L. Of Akron, August 15, 2008, loving wife of Joseph P.; dearest mother of Loretta A. DeGasperi of Akron, Robert (Doris) DeGasperi of Lancaster, Virginia (Thomas) Burkhart of Illinois, Paul (Michele) DeGasperi of Amherst and the late Carolina and Max DeGasperi; grandmother of Michael, Andrea and Lianna Burkhart and Charles DeGasperi; sister of Luigi (Rosetta) Demozzi of Trento, Italy and the late Ida Depedri. Visitation Thursday 4-7 PM at the J. LEONARD McANDREW FUNERAL HOME, 32 John St.,…

                                                                                      • DeVito, Kathleen A. (Skelly)

                                                                                        DeVito, Kathleen A. (Skelly) Wheatland: Peacefully on August 14, after a seven-year battle with Multiple Myeloma. Survived by her husband, Frank of 35 years; children, Anne (Jerry) Lattuca, Steven (Christine) DeVito, Jamie (Geoff) O'Brien and Jaclyn DeVito; Grand-children, Kaila &Austin Lattuca, Reese DeVito and Paige O'Brien; 3 brothers, 3 sisters and several nieces and nephews. Family &friends may call on Monday from 2-4 &7-9 PM at the Cameron Brady &Steuber Funeral Home, 111…

                                                                                        • 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.,…

                                                                                          • Delgrosso, Margaret

                                                                                            • Dolber, Clinton C.

                                                                                              DOLBER - Clinton C. Age 93, of Marilla, NY; died August 10, 2008; husband of the late Frances Ann (Gilmore) Dolber; father of Dorothy J. (William) Hardy, Caroline Ann (James) McMurray, Virginia A. (George) Huff, and Stephen C. (Paula) Dolber; also survived by 9 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren; brother of the late Ethel Merlau and Gladys Nuwer. Family and friends are invited to a memorial service on Saturday, August 23 at 12 noon at the Elma Baptist Church, 1301 Bowen Rd., north of Jamison Rd., Elma,…

                                                                                              • Dominick A. Giaquinto

                                                                                                Mr. Dominick A. Giaquinto, 88, of Spring St., entered into eternal rest peacefully on Thursday afternoon, Aug. 14, 2008, in Little Falls Hospital. The family has entrusted funeral arrangements to the Enea Family Funeral Home of St. Johnsville, (518-568-2300) which are incomplete at this time. A full obituary with calling hours and Funeral Mass from St. Patrick's Church, St. Johnsville will follow, and may also be viewed at on the Internet.

                                                                                                • Donald Francis Kane Sr.

                                                                                                  Donald Francis Kane, Sr., 95, of Henry Street, was called to Heaven Tuesday (Aug. 12, 2008). He was surrounded by loving family in Wellsville, who had been caring for him since he broke his hip in December. Don was the son of Michael and Winifred Kane. He grew up in Ilion with his sister Marian (and Owen Roberts), who predeceased him. He married Helen McLaughlin in 1936 and they raised six children in the Herkimer house that had been built by Helen’s uncle. Helen passed away in 2006. Don and Helen were…

                                                                                                • Dorosky, Beverly J.

                                                                                                  DAVENPORT _ Beverly J. Dorosky, 65, passed away Friday, Aug. 15, 2008, at home, surrounded by her family after her courageous battle with cancer. She was born Oct. 25, 1942, in Watertown, the daughter of the late Marjorie Calhoun Fingar. She married Ronald A. Dorosky on June 2, 1963, in St. Mary's Church in Oneonta. Beverly was co-owner/operator of B & D Beauty Salon and co-owner/operator of the Timber's, and a Grade 7 at State University College Housekeeping Department. She enjoyed membership…

                                                                                                  • Doyle, Mary E.

                                                                                                    s Tuesday at 9:30 a.m. at St. Teresa of Avila Church, Albany where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated. Relatives and friends are invited and may call Tuesday, after 8:00 a.m. in the McVeigh Funeral Home, 208 North Allen Street, Albany. Interment will take place in Binghamton, N.Y.

                                                                                                    • Drake, Larry

                                                                                                      DRAKE, Larry Age 58, of Montour Falls, NY, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, August 16, 2008. The family will receive friends at Royce-Chedzoy Funeral Home, 212 E. 4th St., Watkins Glen, on Wednesday from 7-9 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Thursday at 10 a.m. at St. Mary's of the Lake Church in Watkins Glen; with Rev. Paul Bonacci as celebrant; and burial at Holy Cross Cemetery. Larry is survived by his wife, Patricia; children, Nancy Steinway of Trumansburg, Jackie Williams of Ithaca,…

                                                                                                      • Dugan, Kathleen (McNamara)

                                                                                                        • Dziomba, Anthony W.

                                                                                                          • Eaton, Mary E.

                                                                                                            Eaton, Mary E. LATHAM Mary E. "Betty" Eaton, 93, of Latham, died Friday, August 15, 2008 at the Eddy-Ford Nursing Home in Cohoes after a brief illness. She was the widow of Cecil M. Eaton. Born and educated in Albany, she was the daughter of the late Harry and Marie Mills Golden. A lifelong area resident, she was a communicant of St. Matthew's Episcopal Church, Latham. She was a member of the Huguenots Society of New York and DAR, Gansevoort Chapter. Betty enjoyed knitting and crafts, square…

                                                                                                            • Ebeling, John

                                                                                                              EAST WORCESTER _ John Ebeling, 68, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, Aug. 16, 2008, at Cobleskill Regional Hospital. He was born Dec. 6, 1939, in Brooklyn, the son of Rolf and Carmella (Ervilino) Ebeling. John grew up and spent most of his life in Suffolk County, Long Island, where he was an auto mechanic. He and his wife bought their property in East Worcester nearly 20 years ago and fulfilled their dream of retiring to the country in 2005. He was a United States Army veteran. He loved riding his Harley…

                                                                                                              • Elmer, Richard H. "Dick"

                                                                                                                • Eugene G. ‘Jerry’ Walsh, Jr.

                                                                                                                  Mr. Eugene G. “Jerry” Walsh Jr., 61, of First Street, Ilion, passed away in the comfort of his home under the loving care of his family on Wednesday morning, August 13, 2008. Born in Johnson City on April 2, 1947, he was the son of the late Jerry and Catherine (Gardner) Walsh, and graduated from Ilion High School. On August 1, 1970, Jerry was united in marriage to Carol A. Seymour at Saints Peter and Paul Church, Frankfort; a devoted and blessed union of 38 years. He was a well-known and well-respected…

                                                                                                                  • FRANK LEWIS WYDNER, SR.

                                                                                                                    Frank Lewis Wydner, Sr., 88, of 15 Exchange Street, passed away Friday (Aug. 15, 2008). Frank was born Dec. 29, 1919 in Sussex, N.J. He served in World War II in the 1163rd. Engineer Combat Group. He was owner and operator of his own trucking firm and retired in 1985. Frank was an avid NASCAR fan, loved boating, fishing, camping with his family and friends, and riding his motorcycles, snowmobiles and flying radio controlled airplanes that he built. He got tremendous enjoyment out of his children,…

                                                                                                                    • Farrier, Catherine E.

                                                                                                                      • Ferrara, Sister Mary Frances (Vita Maria)

                                                                                                                        SISTER MARY FRANCES FERRARA, RSM (Vita Maria Ferrara) August 17, 2008, dearest daughter of the late Angelo and Mary (Farinella) Ferrara; sister of Mary Trometer, Vincent (Florence) Ferrara, Joseph (Nancy) Ferrara and sister-in-law of Julia Ferrara; sister of the late Claudia Ferrara, Samuel, Vinnie Crisanti and John Ferrara; survived by many nieces and nephews. Friends may call Monday 2-8 PM with a Vigil Service at 7 PM at Mercy Center, 625 Abbott Rd. where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated…

                                                                                                                        • Fickelscherer, James E.

                                                                                                                          James E. Fickelscherer, of Sanborn, NY, passed away on Thursday, August 14, 2008.He was was born in Buffalo, NY on August 26, 1956, the son of the late Donald A. and Elaine (Brown) Fickelscherer.Jim graduated from Starpoint High School and was a clerk at Shawnee Country Store for over 20 years. He played a drums for several local bands in the area.Jim is survived by three brothers, Donald A. Fickelscherer, Jr. of the Town of Wheatfield, Paul T. (Patti) Fickelscherer of Forestville, NY and Richard J.…

                                                                                                                          • Finelli, Elizabeth Jane

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                                                                                                                            • Flanigan, Anne T.

                                                                                                                              Flanigan, Anne T. SCHENECTADY Anne T. Flanigan of Schenectady, entered into eternal life on Friday, August 15, 2008, at Ellis Hospital. Born in Schenectady, daughter of the late John B. and Kathryn Cronin Flanigan, Anne was a lifelong resident of Schenectady. She worked as a social worker for New York State Department of Mental Health for 20 years, retiring in 1992. Anne was a member of the National Association of Social Workers and a member of St. Luke's Church. Survived by cousins, Joanne Kugler and…

                                                                                                                              • Forshay, Evelyn Louise

                                                                                                                                will be Tuesday, August 19 from 7-9 p.m. at Colonial Memorial Funeral Home. Services will be held at 8 p.m. and cremation at the convenience of the family. Arrangements under the direction of Colonial Memorial Funeral Home. For further information, please call 845-434-7363 or visit our website at

                                                                                                                                • Forte, Donald N.

                                                                                                                                  Montgomery & Liberty, NY Donald N. Forte of Montgomery & Liberty, passed away on Friday, August 15, 2008 at Orange Regional Medical Center in Goshen. He was the son of the late Nicholas A. Forte and Caroline Kusek Forte and was born on June 11, 1942 in Newark, NJ. Donald owned and operated his law firm, Donald N. Forte, Esq. in Chester and was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps. He is survived by his daughter, Deborah Dawn Forte of Montgomery; four grandchildren, Sebastian, Vanessa, Regina…

                                                                                                                                  • Fritton, David F.

                                                                                                                                    • Geiman, Edna Mary

                                                                                                                                      • Gervais, Elaine Marie

                                                                                                                                        MATTHEW FUNERAL HOME INC., 2508 VICTORY BLVD. AT WILLOWBROOK RD., on Wednesday 8:45 A.M. Mass of Christian Burial Our Lady of Mt. Carmel-St. Benedicta Church 9:30 A.M. Interment Fairview Cemetery. Friends may call Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. In lieu of flowers, donations to Lupus Foundation of America, would be appreciated. WWW.MATTHEWFUNERALHOME.COM

                                                                                                                                        • Gialanella Sr., Frank

                                                                                                                                          will be held on Tuesday, August 19, at 12:00 noon at Wm. R. Chase &Son Funeral Home, 737 Chenango St., Port Dickinson, burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery, Johnson City. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 11:00 a.m. until the time of service. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations can be made in Frank's name to Broome Developmental Center or a charity of your choice.

                                                                                                                                          • Glover, Glenda

                                                                                                                                            Glenda Glover, 63, of Niagara Falls, departed this life August 14, 2008 in Mt. St. Mary's Hospital. Born February 18, 1945, the daughter of the late Walter and Eulabay (Leverette) Glover.Glenda was a woman totally committed to her church and community. She was a mentor to many during her lifetime. Glenda attended Tuskeegee University, Niagara County Community College and received her BA degree from Niagara University in English Communications. She moved to Niagara Falls in 1966 and was employed by the…

                                                                                                                                            • Goldberg, Robert D. "Bob"

                                                                                                                                              Goldberg, Robert D. RENSSELAER Robert D. "Bob" Goldberg, passed away Saturday night, August 16, 2008 at his John Street home. He was born in the Bronx on November 10, 1944. Bob worked in his father's bakery, the New York Bakery in Albany, Leo's Bakery, and was head baker at RPI retiring with a disability in 2005. Bob was a college baseball umpire, umpiring for 38 years, a member of the Capital District Baseball Umpire Association, a football referee and a driver for the Albany Diamond…

                                                                                                                                              • Goldstein M.D., Marvin N.

                                                                                                                                                Goldstein, Marvin N., M.D. Brighton: On August 16, 2008. He is survived by his wife, Athene; son, Dr. Joshua (Dr. Irene); daughter, Claire Goldstein (Erik Rose); grandchildren, Asher, Caleb, and Noam; sister, Judith (Gerald) Macks; 3 nephews and a niece. Dr. Goldstein was a devoted physician, loving husband, father, and grandfather. Funeral Services will be held 10:00 AM Tuesday, August 19, in the Sanctuary of Temple Beth El, 139 Winton Rd. South. Interment, Mt. Hope Cemetery. In lieu of flowers,…

                                                                                                                                                • Goldstein, Martin

                                                                                                                                                • Goode, Jerome A. "Jerry"

                                                                                                                                                  • Goozovat, Pauline F.

                                                                                                                                                    Pauline F. Goozovat of Binghamton Funeral Services for Pauline F. Goozovat will be held Monday, at 11:00 a.m. from the Wm. R. Chase &Sons Funeral Home, 737 Chenango Street, Port Dickinson, with the Rev. Gordon Brownlow officiating. Burial will be in Chenango Valley Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home Sunday from 2-4 p.m. Those wishing, kindly consider memorial contributions to Lourdes Hospice, 4102 Old Vestal Road, Vestal, N.Y. 13850.

                                                                                                                                                    • Gordon L. Ellis Jr.

                                                                                                                                                      Mr. Gordon L. Ellis Jr. 80 a Dolgeville resident, and also of 89 Pine Trail, Dallas, Georgia died Tuesday Aug. 12, 2008, at the Tranquility Center for Hospice in Austell, Ga. He was born on July 28, 1928, in Salisbury, N.Y., the son of Gordon and Ethel (Busch) Ellis and was educated in Dolgeville schools. “Bud,” as he was known, was united in marriage to the former Bertha L. “Beth” Ernye on Nov. 20, 1948 in Dolgeville. Mrs. Ellis predeceased him on August 1, 2005. Gordon was a veteran of the United…

                                                                                                                                                      • Gorman, Ann Marie

                                                                                                                                                        Gorman, Ann Marie ALBANY Ann Marie Gibney Gorman, 48, of Tampa Avenue died Saturday, August 16, 2008 at St. Peter's Hospital Hospice Inn. A complete obituary will be published in tomorrow's Times Union. Arrangements are by the Gleason Funeral Home.

                                                                                                                                                        • Graczyk, Heidi

                                                                                                                                                          • Griffin, Debra Ann

                                                                                                                                                            s at the funeral home.

                                                                                                                                                            • Grittani, Joseph F.

                                                                                                                                                              • Guay Sr., Donald R.

                                                                                                                                                                • Hakes, Marlene (Setzer)

                                                                                                                                                                  . Burial will be at the convenience of the family.

                                                                                                                                                                  • Hamilton, Rowena (Morey)

                                                                                                                                                                    may call Monday, August 18 from 3-8 pm at Fowler Funeral Home, Inc., 340 West Ave., Brockport. And on Tuesday, August 19, at 10 am at the Bergen United Methodist Church. Her service will be held at 11 am. Tuesday, August 19 following calling hours. Interment, Lakeside Cemetery, Moscow Road, Hamlin immediately following the service. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to PAWS, Gaines Basin Road, Albion, NY, or the Bergen United Methodist Church, 27 South Lake Street, Bergen, NY 14416.

                                                                                                                                                                    • Harper, Marian G.

                                                                                                                                                                      Harper, Marian G. (Gardner) Greece: Thursday, August 14, 2008, at age 95. Predeceased by her husband, John O. Harper. She is survived by her loving daughters, Gail E. (Ken) Gill of Hilton and Marilyn J. (Ted) Karlof of Webster; grandchildren, Gary (Arezou) Gill, Mark (Debbie) Gill, Bret (Christine) Gill, Gaye (Noel) Paloma, Elizabeth (Dave) Coene and Laura (Edmund) Jones; great-grandchildren, Trevor, Andrew, Kenny, Jonathan, Rani, Thomas, Ryan, Timothy, Kennedy, Grace and Tyler; sister-in-law, Mildred…

                                                                                                                                                                      • Hatfield, Grover W.

                                                                                                                                                                        and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Service for Grover on Tuesday, August 19th at 1 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church of Horseheads, 2943 Westinghouse Rd, Horseheads, NY, with Rev. Jonathan Knight officiating. Interment will follow in Woodlawn National Cemetery.

                                                                                                                                                                        • Holden, Leslie James "Les"

                                                                                                                                                                          Leslie (Les) James Holden of Glen Aubrey Funeral Services for Leslie (Les) James Holden will be held on Tuesday, August 19, 2008 at 11 a.m. from Nichols Funeral Home, 7323 119th Street, Whitney Pont, New York with Father Jerry Katz officiating. Interment will be in Glen Aubrey Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Monday, August 18, 2008 from 4 - 8 p.m. at the Nichols Funeral Home. In memory of Les's granddaughter, Stacy Anne Morgan, donations may be made to Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 7445…

                                                                                                                                                                          • Hughes, Mary R.

                                                                                                                                                                            Port Jervis, NY Mary R. Hughes, 87, late of Port Jervis, NY, died at home on Saturday, August 16, 2008. Mrs. Hughes was born in Brooklyn, NY on November 10, 1920 to the late James and Ann (Sweet) Ruggiero. On September 7, 1952, Mary and Walter Hughes were married in Brooklyn, NY. Mrs. Hughes was a member of Saint Mary's Roman Catholic Church, Port Jervis; Ladies Auxiliary to the 82nd Airborne Division Association, where she was known as Mrs. Airborne; Ladies Auxiliary to the Mountain Laurel Post #8612…

                                                                                                                                                                            • Hughes, Yvonne

                                                                                                                                                                              Jeffersonville, NY Yvonne Hughes, 81, of Jeffersonville, NY, a retired Supervisor for AT&Tin Monticello, NY and a lifetime resident of the area, died August 14, 2008 at Hackensack Medical Center, Hackensack, NJ. The daughter of Archie and Julia Norris Misner, she was born March 29, 1927 in Callicoon, NY. She was the widow of Donald Hughes. She was a member of St. Tammany Chapter Order of The Eastern Star and Jeffersonville Presbyterian Church. Survivors include one sister-in-law, Anita C. Misner of New…

                                                                                                                                                                              • Hupman, Barbara

                                                                                                                                                                                Barbara Hupman of Windsor, N.Y. Barbara Hupman, 78, of Windsor, died Friday afternoon, August 15, 2008, at her home. Barbara passed away peacefully after a long and courageous battle with an extended illness of over fifteen years. She was predeceased by her parents, Alice and Clark Fairchild. She is survived by her loving husband, Roger, of 54 years; her sons, Alan Hupman, Connecticut, and Gary Hupman, Windsor. She has a grandson, Kyle, and granddaughter, Saige from Gary and his wife, Cathy. She also has a…

                                                                                                                                                                                • Huss, Gordon R.

                                                                                                                                                                                  may attend a Graveside Service, Saturday, August 23rd, 10 AM at White Haven Memorial Park. Donations may be made to Lollypop Farm. Richard H. Keenan Funeral Home

                                                                                                                                                                                  • Imburgio, Clara V.

                                                                                                                                                                                    • JEANETTE H. CLARK

                                                                                                                                                                                      Jeanette H. Clark, 86, formerly of Arkport, entered into rest peacefully, with compassionate care, at Kirkhaven in Rochester, where she has resided the past three and a half years. Born in Susquehanna, Pa. on April 27, 1922, she was the daughter of the late Milo and Marian Adams Hillis. On May 22, 1948, she was married in Andover to A.D. “Jim” Clark, who predeceased her in 1982 after 34 years of marriage. Jeanette graduated from high school in Susquehanna, Pa. and had resided in Arkport for most of her…

                                                                                                                                                                                      • JULIANNA GRACE MILLS

                                                                                                                                                                                        Julianna Grace Mills, 7, was ushered into the arms of Jesus Saturday (August 16, 2008) while she was sleeping. Julianna was born Dec. 1, 2000 in Hollywood, Fla. and was later adopted by Jeffrey R. and Faith M. (Hamilton) Mills. Born with special needs, she greatly enjoyed her second-grade class and listening to music. But most of all, Julianna was happiest cuddling with one of her many willing family members. Julianna was an ambassador of love, touching the hearts of many. In addition to her parents,…

                                                                                                                                                                                        • Janet F. Brown

                                                                                                                                                                                          Mrs. Janet F. Brown, 76, of Washington St., passed away on Wednesday evening, August 13, 2008, in Bassett Healthcare, Cooperstown. Relatives and friends are invited to visitation on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2008, from 6-8 p.m at the Enea Family Funeral Home, 9 Center St., St. Johnsville.  Janet’s funeral will commence at 11 am on Wednesday, August 20, 2008 from the Grace Christian Church, 20 Center St., St. Johnsville, with the Rev. David Johnson, pastor officiating. Procession will follow to St. Johnsville…

                                                                                                                                                                                          • Jankowski, Randolph S.

                                                                                                                                                                                            JANKOWSKI, Randolph S. -We miss your special smile, kindness and since of humor, nothing can fill the emptiness in our hearts without you. YOUR LOVING FAMILY,

                                                                                                                                                                                            • John Machuga

                                                                                                                                                                                              John Machuga, 98, of Bath, died Saturday, Aug. 16, 2008 at his home. He was a retired Polly-O employee.  Survivors include two daughters, Pauline Cycezak of Savona and Martha Serio, of Pittsford; four sons, Frank and Theodore Machuga, both of Bradford, and John and William Machuga, both of Savona and two sisters, Anna Seymour and Catherine Wright, both of Elmira. Calling hours are 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 19 at the Seager Funeral Home, Main St., Savona. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at…

                                                                                                                                                                                              • Jordan, Philip S.

                                                                                                                                                                                                • Julia F. Tufillaro

                                                                                                                                                                                                  Julia F. Tufillaro, 82, died Saturday, Aug. 16, 2008. She worked for Elmira College’s dining service. Survivors include her two sons, John Tufillaro of Fleischmanns and James Tufillaro of Elmira; two daughters, Theresa McClellan of Corning and Loretta Tufillaro of Big Flats; a brother, Gus Beligotti and a sister, Jane Butterazzi. Calling hours are 1-3 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 19 at the Kalec Funeral Home. There will be a prayer service at 9 a.m. at the funeral home, followed by a Mass of Christian…

                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Kager, Franklin J.

                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Kittelsen, Ann F.

                                                                                                                                                                                                      are invited to meet the family SATURDAY 10:00 AM at LUTHERAN CHURCH OF THE RESURRECTON for her memorial service. Interment will be private at Riverside Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to Music Fund of Resurrection Lutheran Church, or Sunset House Hospice. . PAUL W. HARRIS FUNERAL HOME 570 Kings Highway So. 544-2041, LeBeau See Elmer

                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Kleinschnitz, Maureen

                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Knapp Sr., Allen W.

                                                                                                                                                                                                          Glen Spey, NY Allen W. Knapp, Sr., age 72, late of Glen Spey, NY, passed away on Saturday, August 16, 2008 at his home. He was born on June 9, 1936 in Pine Bush, NY. He was the son of the late Elwin H. Knapp and Dorothy Terwillger Knapp. Allen was a Motor Equipment Operator for the Town of Lumberland Highway Department. He was a social member of the Roosa-Fleming VFW Post 161, Port Jervis, NY. He served the United States Army during the Korean War. He was also a member of the Pond Eddy United Methodist…

                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Knopka, George L.

                                                                                                                                                                                                            KNOPKA - George L. Age 93, of West Seneca, NY; August 15, 2008; beloved husband of 57 years of Patricia M. (nee Raussey); dearest father of Janet (Daniel) Covino, Nancy (Edward) Covino, Judith (Michael) Grabski, and the late Thomas G. Knopka; cherished grandfather of 9 and the late Peter Grabski; brother of the late Raymond (late Mary), Norman (late Marion) and Carl (late Evelyn) Knopka; brother-in-law of Dorthea Stoddard of Sarasota, FL. Also survived by nieces, nephews, great-nieces &nephews. Family…

                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Kocian, Frank

                                                                                                                                                                                                              Frank Kocian of Apalachin Francis (Frank) Kocian, 91, of Apalachin, passed away Saturday, August 16, 2008. He was predeceased by his wife of 65 years, Evelyn; and a grandson, David Kocian. He is survived by three sons and daughters-in-law, Gary and Ursula Kocian, Wisconsin, Lee and Norma Kocian, Joseph and Pat Kocian; a daughter and son-in-law, Judith and Robert Carberry, Florida; seven grandchildren, Greg and his wife, Kelly Carberry, Christopher Carberry, Kim and her husband, Chuck Smith, Joseph and his…

                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Kowalak, Raymond

                                                                                                                                                                                                                will be present on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the Urban-AMIGONE FUNERAL HOME, 7540 Clinton St., Elma (corner of Girdle Rd.) where funeral services will be held on Wednesday at 8:45 AM followed by a Mass of Christian Burial celebrated from St. Vincent De Paul Church at 9:30 AM. Friends invited. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to HospiceBuffalo, Inc. Online register book at,

                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Kozlosky, Josephine

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Krupka, Marilyn A. (Slocum)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    KRUPKA - Marilyn A. (nee Slocum)August 16, 2008, of Alden, NY, beloved wife of Raymond F.; dearest mother of Linda (Dennis) Tetkowski and James Krupka; grandmother of John and Carin; great-grandmother of Scott; sister of Jim Slocum; also survived by nieces and nephews. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday morning at 10 AM at St. John the Baptist Church (Sandridge Rd., Alden). Please assemble at church. Interment in St. Adalberts Cemetery, Lancaster. Family will be present to receive friends…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Kuczinski, Henry

                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Kurek, Helen D. (Malczos)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        KUREK - Helen D. (nee Malczos)August 16, 2008; wife of the late Frank; dear mother of Richard (Anna), Ronald (Barbara), and Larry (Vinnie) Kurek; survived by grand and great-grandchildren; sister of Edward (late Joan) Malcos; predeceased by a brother and 3 sisters; also survived by nieces and nephews. Funeral from the PACER FUNERAL HOME INC, 2275 George Urban Blvd (2 blocks east of Dick Rd), Tuesday 9 AM and St. Casimirs Church 9:30. Visitation Monday 2-4 and 7-9 PM. Flowers gratefully declined.,

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Lacertosa, Joseph J.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          the Meislohn-Silvie Funeral Home, 1289 Forest Ave, P.R., on Thursday 9:15 A.M. Private cremation to follow. Friends will be received Tuesday and Wednesday 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. In lieu of flowers, contributions to Multiple Sclerosis Association, would be appreciated. Meislohn-Silvie Funeral Home Family Owned

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Lawless, Marcelene F.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Lemley, Clarence H.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              may call Tuesday from 2-4, 7-9 PM in the LANE FUNERAL HOME, INC., 8622 Buffalo Avenue. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 11 AM in Grace Lutheran Church, Cayuga Drive and Pershing Avenue. The interment will be private in Cold Springs Cemetery, Lockport, NY. In lieu of flowers, memorials if desired may be made to Grace Lutheran Church or to Niagara Hospice.Visit for Guest Registry.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Lencsak, Ruth

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Harriman, NY Ruth Lencsak of Harriman and formerly of Suffern, NY, passed away on August 17, 2008. Ruth was born in Brooklyn, NY on August 16, 1927. She was retired from Avon Co. in Suffern, NY where she worked in the Production Dept. as an administrator clerk. Ruth was the wife of the late George Lencsak. She is survived by her three loving sons, George and wife, Ellen of New Hampshire, Carmine and Claudia of Sparta, NJ and Anthony and his wife, Geraldine of Harriman, NY. Ruth is also survived by nine…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Ligeri, Louise Kathryn

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Lipczynski, Helen L. (Klimek)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    LIPCZYNSKI - Helen L. (nee Klimek)August 16, 2008 of Utica, NY; formerly of Cheektowaga, NY; beloved wife of Richard J. Lipczynski, Sr.; dearest mother of Richard J. (Julie) Lipczynski, Jr.; dear grandmother of Richard M., Jennifer, Luke and Adam; sister of Shirley (Daniel) Beresky, Mary (Robert) Litz, Joan (late Ronald) Jones, Rita (Donald) Glinski and Louise (Edward) Potoczniak; also survived by nieces and nephews. Family will be present to receive relatives and friends on Tuesday and Wednesday 2-4…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Long, Ethelia W. "Skip" (Walter)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      LONG - Ethelia W. Skip (nee Walter)August 15, 2008. Family present at the BARRON-MILLER FUNERAL HOME INC, 3025 William St., near Union Rd, Cheektowaga, Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 and Wednesday 2-4 PM. Funeral service in Lord of Life Lutheran Church, 1025 Borden Rd, Depew, Wednesday evening at 7 PM.,

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Lorenzi, Thomas E.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        LORENZI - Thomas E. Of Littleton, CO, July 21, 2008, husband of Barbara (Webster); father of Elise; son of Paige and the late Edward I.; brother of Allen, Peter, Doug, Fran Wilk, Ted, Joe, Mary Ann Neyman, Mark and the late James; also survived by two grandchildren. Friends are invited to a Memorial Service, Friday, August 22 at 7:00 PM from St. Bernadettes RC Church, Orchard Park, NY.,

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Lown, Keith D.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Lown, Keith D. Ossian: On 8/17/08 at age 77. Widower of Jean Gibson Lown. Father of Douglas (Betty Anne) Lown of Canaseraga, and Debbie (Don Hundley) Lown of Ossian. Brother Richard (Irene) Lown of Dansville, and Willard (Gloria) Lown of Bolivar. Two grandchildren, Ryan and Lacey Lown, several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Predeceased by a sister, Barbara Cramer. Calling Tuesday 2 - 4 &7 - 9 pm at the Hindle Funeral Home, Inc., 271 Main St., Dansville. Services will be held Wednesday at 11:00 am…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Lutner, Cody Daniel

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Lutner, Cody Daniel Rochester: July 14, 2008-August 14, 2008. He is survived by his loving parents, Jennifer Peets &Daniel Lutner; grandparents, Wendy &William Schneider, Brenda &Gary Westerman; aunts, Stephanie, Melissa, Sarah &Andrea; cousin, Taylor and great-grandparents. Memorial calling hours will be held on Tuesday, 7-9 PM at Miller Funeral Homes, Inc. (3325 Winton Rd. S.). Interment private. Donations may be made to Ronald McDonald House in his memory. To email a message of…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Mahan Sr., Joseph S.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Mahan, Joseph S. Sr. All officers and members of the Latham Fire Department and Ladies Auxiliary are requested to meet in full dress uniform at Latham Station #1, Monday, August 18 at 6:00 p.m. to proceed to the Bowen Funeral Home to pay last respects to our departed Life Member, Joseph S. Mahan Sr., father of Honorary Member, Joseph Mahan Jr. Fred Roberts President Robert King Chief Monika King Aux. President

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Mancinelli, Wilda M.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Newburgh, NY Wilda M. Mancinelli, Wili, (as she was known), 63, of 5240, Newburgh, NY, died Saturday, August 16, 2008 at home. Born in Newburgh, NY, she was the daughter of the late Russell P. and Helen J. (Janson) McConnell. She was a retired school bus driver of 28 years. She was a member of the Newburgh Women's Bowling Assn., New Windsor, American Legion Aux. and past member of The Marlboro Hose Co. Aux. Survived by her husband, Robert Mancinelli; one son, Mark Dayton of Milton, NY; one daughter,…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Marsh, James E.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Martin, Bernard L.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Martin, Bernard L. Conway, SC: Of The Place in Conway, passed away peacefully Saturday, August 16, 2008, at Conway Medical Center after a short illness. Mr Martin was born in Rochester, NY, a son of the late Paul and Lucy Martin. He was a graduate of St. Thomas Aquinas High School and Rochester Institute of Technology. He was a US Army veteran of WWII and was a member of VFW Post 7288 in Calabash, NC. Mr Martin was a engineer for Eastman Kodak for 35 years and was a member of Briarwood golf club in Calabash…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Martin, Irene

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Wednesday, 11:00 a.m. at the South Bethlehem United Methodist Church, Willowbrook Ave., South Bethlehem, NY 12161. Interment, Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, So. Bethlehem. Contributions in memory of Irene may be made to the South Bethlehem United Methodist Church Memorial Fund. See web site.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • McIlroy, John "Jack"

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        McILROY, John "Jack" Of Reading Center, NY, age 84, died Friday, August 15, 2008, at Schuyler Hospital. Friends are invited to attend his memorial service on Monday, August 18, 2008, at 6:00 p.m. at the Haughey-Wood Funeral Home, 119 Fifth St., Watkins Glen. Burial will be at the convenience of the family at Pleasant View Cemetery in Reading Center, NY. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Jack's name to Reading Community Church, PO Box 23, Reading Center, NY 14876. Jack was born April…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • McMaster, Richard L.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          McMaster, Richard L. Pittsford: August 10, 2008. Survived by wife of 40 years, Patricia; sons, Eric (Susan Avery) and Mark (Catherine); grandson, Ryan; sister, Cheryl (Michael) Kieffer; aunt, Ora Mae Pike; nephew; 2 nieces, many cousins and dear friends. A US Naval Veteran who served on a submarine, received his electrical engineering degree from RPI, received his masters degree for system engineering at Stanford University, member of the Holland Club Submarine Services. Has been an Oak Hill Country Club…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • McMeekin, Dale Goodwin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            are welcome to call Friday, August 22, 2008, 2-4 & 7-9 at the Richard H. Keenan Funeral Home, 7501 Pittsford Palmyra Road, Fairport (Egypt location), where a Memorial Service will be held Saturday, Aug. 23, 10 A.M. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Dale's memory to Wilmot Cancer Center. Interment will be held privately.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Mednick, Marvin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Mednick, Marvin -Dearest Marv, one year has passed. you are truly missed by all. you were so loving and caring. Love always.ROBERTA & FAMILY.,

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Miller, Melissa A.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Mills Jr., John W.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  and friends are invited to call at the Barber Funeral Home, 413 S. Main St., Horseheads on Monday Aug. 18, 2008, from 5-7:00 p.m. His Funeral Service will take place at the funeral home on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2008, at 2:00 p.m. with interment to follow in Woodlawn Cemetery in Elmira. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Texas Tech Foundation, c/o John Mills Electric, PO Box 2068, Elmira Heights, NY 14903.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Mills, John W. Jr.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Age 81, of Horseheads, NY, passed away August 16, 2008, at Founders Pavilion Skilled Nursing Facility in Corning, NY.  John was born February 21, 1927 in Lubbock, Texas, the son of Alice Townsend and John W. Mills.  He was predeceased by his wife of 49 years, the former Lois E. Pardee of Buffalo, NY.  John is survived by his children, John III and his wife Marcia of Mineapolis, Minnesota, Lindsay and his wife Karen of Elmira, NY, and Holly Mills of Frisco, Texas; grandchildren Jason Mills (currently…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Mingoea, Salvatore J.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      may call TUESDAY ONLY 3:00-8:00 PM at DiPonzio Funeral Home, Inc., 219 Spencerport Rd., Gates. On Wednesday, August 20, friends are invited to attend his Funeral Mass at 10:00 AM in St. Jude Church, 4100 Lyell Rd. Interment, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Kiwanis West Central or a charity of your choice in his memory.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Morrisey, Marie (Gaughan)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        MORRISEY - Marie (nee Gaughan)August 15, 2008 at age 92; wife of the late Andrew J. Morrisey, Former Councilman-at-Large, City of Buffalo; dearest mother of Maureen (Salvatore) Morreale and Kathleen (Gary) Sandel; loving grandmother of 7 grandsons &17 great-grandchildren; sister of the late Francis (Jane), Vincent (late Margaret), Hon. Charles (Mary) , Dr, Lawrence (late Theresa) Gaughan and James (Rose) Speciale; best friend of Kathleen McNamara; also survived by nieces, nephews, and friends. Friends…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Morrissey, Paula

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          will be held at 6:30 p.m. Those who wish may send memorial contributions for the beautification of St. Basil's to the Church Restoration Fund, 6 Lansing Avenue, Watervliet, NY 12189 in memory of Paula Morrissey. Her memory and the gift of a wonderful mother, grandmother, sister and aunt will be etched forever in our hearts.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Muraski, Hazel I.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Murray, Mae

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Murray, Mae Rochester: August 14, 2008. Calling hour 6-7 PM with Service to follow at Metropolitan Funeral Chapels, Inc. , 109 West Avenue.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Oglesby, Pauline

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                s will be held at the Macedonia Baptist Church, 172 N. Allen Street. The Rev. Leonard D. Comithier Jr. presiding on August 18, 2008 at 11:00 a.m. Friends may call at the church 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. Interment, Memory's Garden Cemetery.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Orban, Richard D.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  ORBAN - Richard D. Of Blasdell, NY, formerly of Hellertown, PA, August 7, 2008, beloved husband of Shirley (nee Sontak) Orban; loving father of Richard Jr. of Georgia, Janice (Mark) Labriola of Texas and Kathy VanRemmen; dear Pop Pop of Katrina, Dana, Jenna Orban, Christopher and Daniel Kielian, Jonathan and Rachel Labriola; also survived by one sister; predeceased by five brothers and one sister. Private funeral services were held in Hellertown, PA. Local arrangements by JOHN J. KACZOR FUNERAL HOME INC.,

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Pasquerella, Eleanora

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    s will begin 9:15 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home followed by a 10 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial at Immaculate Conception Church, Bradt St. Burial will follow in St. Cyril's Cemetery, Rotterdam. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Eleanora's memory to the American Macular Degeneration Foundation, P.O. Box 515, Northampton, MA 01061-0515 or Community Hospice of Schenectady 1411 Union St., Schenectady, NY 12308.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Pavone, Frank A.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Penn, Catherine

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Penz, David L.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          PENZ - David L. August 12, 2008; beloved husband of Shelly A. (nee Fairl) Penz; dearest father of Nicole A. and LeeAnn Penz; dear son of Ernest Penz and Elizabeth Goldsmith. Dear brother of Michael D. (Lou) Penz. A Memorial Mass will be celebrated on Thursday August 21, 2008 at 10:30 AM from St. Andrews R.C. Church. (Sheridan Dr. &Elmwood Ave.). Friends invited. Flowers gratefully declined. Mr. Penz was an organ donor. Arrangements by the (Tonawanda Chapel) AMIGONE FUNERAL HOME, INC. Online register at…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Peworchik, Marion S.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Marion S. Peworchik formerly of Johnson City Marion S. Peworchik, 87, died Wednesday, August 13, 2008, at the Ideal Senior Living Center after an extended illness. She is survived by her daughter, Kandice Penna, Endwell; her grandchildren, Jera and Anthony Randesi, NYC, Sabina and Dr. Brian Blanchard, Endwell; and her great-grandchildren, Teague and Liam Blanchard. At the request of the family, a private burial will be held at Calvary Cemetery with a Memorial Mass to be announced at a later time at St. Mary…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Pielecha, Bertha S. (Piotrowski)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PIELECHA - Bertha S. (nee Piotrowski)Of Lackawanna, entered into rest August 16, 2008; beloved wife of Stanley Pielecha; devoted mother of Stanley Jr. (Eloise) (late Janice) Pielecha, Thomas (Diane) Pielecha, Joseph (Dianne) Pielecha, and the late Dorothy Pielecha; cherished grandmother of 8 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren; loving daughter of the late Joseph and Sophie (nee Dulak) Piotrowski; dear sister of Stanley (late Viola) Piotrowski, Joseph (Barbara) Piotrowski, and the late Edward (late…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Pignato, Eileen M. (Maxwell)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                may call Tuesday 3-8 PM at Farrell-Ryan Funeral Home, 777 Long Pond Rd. (between English and Latta). Funeral Mass 9:30 Wednesday at Our Mother of Sorrows Church. Interment, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Pluta Cancer Ctr., 125 Red Creek Dr., Rochester, NY 14623.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Pistilli, Michele

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  the Hanley Funeral Home, 60 New Dorp Lane, Wednesday 8:30 A.M. Mass of Christian Burial Our Lady Queen of Peace Church 9:30 A.M. Interment Moravian Cemetery. Friends will be received Tuesday 2-4, 7-9 P.M. Hanley Funeral Home, Inc Family Owned and Operated

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Provin, William C.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    . In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Bills name to Buffalo Hospice, Inc., 225 Como Park Blvd., Cheektowaga 14225. Online guest register at,

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Quartz, Ruth L.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Quirk, Diana K. (Carnes)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        QUIRK - Diana K. (nee Carnes)Of Angola, NY, August 17, 2008, wife of the late Joseph P. Quirk; dearest mother of Suzanne Quirk, Sandra Q. Wienk, Thomas (Judith), Kathryn (Jim) Klopp, Dwight, Bill and David; loving grandmother of Chanan, Teresa, Heather, Rebecca, Korry, Ericka, Laura, Allyson and Joe; great-grandmother of six. Memorial Services will be held Wednesday at 1:30 PM in St. Johns Lutheran Church, Gold St., Angola, NY. Memorials may be made to Hospice Buffalo, Inc. Arrangements by ADDISON FUNERAL…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • RICHARD E. NEAL

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Richard E. Neal, 82, of 48 Rauber Street, passed away Friday (Aug. 15, 2008) at his home. He was born July, 23, 1926 in Lima, Ohio, the son of Victor L. and Carrie Ruth (Coffman) Neal. On Oct. 11, 1952, he married Bonnie Blackman, who survives. Dick was a 1944 graduate of Wellsville High School. He was a veteran of WWII, serving with the U.S. Navy as a tail gunner in the Pacific Theater of Operation. He then graduated from the School of Modern Photography in New York City. He was formerly employed as a…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • RICHARD L. WASHBURN

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Richard L. Washburn, 65, of 7901 Bishopville Road. passed away unexpectedly Tuesday (Aug. 12, 2008) in Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre, Pa. Born in Wellsville, March 26, 1943, the son of Guy and Phyllis (Ferry) Washburn, Sr., he had resided in Almond all his life. He was a graduate of Alfred-Almond Central School, and had been employed from 1963 until 1972 for A.L. Blades in Hornell. From 1972 until his retirement in 1998, he was employed as an equipment operator for the Town of Almond Highway Department.…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • ROBERT F. SHULL

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Robert F. Shull, 85, passed away peacefully Thursday (Aug. 7, 2008) at St. James Mercy Hospital in Hornell. Bob was born Feb. 28, 1923 in Dansville, a son of Ray and Lola (Hill) Shull. He was a 1943 graduate of Dansville High School. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving on the 661st Tank Destroyer in the European Theatre from 1942-46. Bob married Anna G. Sylvester on April 20, 1947; she survives. Bob was a driver for Shay Trucking in Dansville for 33 years. In addition to his parents, Bob was also…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Rabito, Santa (Bueta)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Santa Rabito (nee Bueta) on August 17, 2008. Beloved wife of the late Dante. Dear mother of Danna Cusick and Luane Rabito-Shaleesh. Dear grandmother of Dena Magyar, Greg Cusick and Michael Dante and Christopher Shaleesh. Cherished great-grandmother of three. Reposing at A. Azzara Funeral Home Inc., 183 Sand Lane, South Beach, S.I. Chapel Service Wednesday. Interment Ocean View Cemetery. Visiting Tuesday 2-4, 7-9 P.M. A. Azzara Funeral Home., Inc. Family Owned & Operated since 1900

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Rauscher, Fred L.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Rauscher, Fred L. Gates: Thursday, August 14, 2008, at age 73. Predeceased by his parents, Frederick and Isabelle; sisters, Claire Grapenstetter and Pauline Alman. He is survived by his daughter, Pamela Kula, Prattsburgh, NY; son, Fred "Fritz" Rauscher, Ft. Lauderdale, FL; grandchildren, Steven (Amanda) and Stephanie Kula; 4 great-grandchildren; many nieces &nephews. Family and friends may attend calling hours 5-7 PM Monday (Today) at New Comer Funeral Home, 2636 Ridgeway Ave. A Memorial Mass…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Reedy, Denise B.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Reedy, Denise B. SCHENECTADY Denise Barbara Reedy, 57, of Schenectady Street, passed away Sunday, August 17, 2008 surrounded by her loving family. A complete obituary will be published in tomorrow's Times Union. Arrangements are by the Gleason Funeral Home.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Reynolds, Norma

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Richardson, Robert D.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        August 15, 2008 Robert D. Richardson, 79, of Clearwater, FL, formerly of

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Riggs Sr., Edward W.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            the Meislohn-Silvie Funeral Home, 1289 Forest Ave, P.R., on Tuesday 9:30 A.M. Mass of Christian Burial St. Adalbert's RC Church 10 A.M. Interment Moravian Cemetery. Friends will be received Monday 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. If so desired, contributions to the Charity of your choice would be appreciated. Meislohn-Silvie Funeral Home Family Owned

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Romer, Harry

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Florida, NY Harry Romer, 77, of Florida, NY, a retired self employed owner of Harry Romer & Son Trucking, entered into rest on Saturday, August 16, 2008 after a long battle with Parkinson's and Alzheimer's disease. The son of the late Albert and Isarella Crane Romer, he was born on September 30, 1930 in Middletown, NY. Survivors include two sons, Harry N. Romer & wife, Diana of Florida, NY and Brian E. Romer & wife, Theresa of Florida, NY; granddaughter, Katie Romer; grandson, Brian E.…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Rozanski, Rose Sophie

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Rushford, Randolph R. "Randy"

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    RANDOLPH R. "RANDY" RUSHFORD, 66, of Miami Beach, Fla., and formerly of Plattsburgh, passed away Monday, Aug. 4, 2008, in Miami Beach. He was born in Plattsburgh Feb. 19, 1942, son of the late Stanley Rushford and Margaret (Brooks) Carr., A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated from St. John's Church in Plattsburgh at a time to be announced. Interment will be in St. Augustine's Cemetery in Peru. An obituary will appear in the Press-Republican at a later date., Arrangements have been…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Russert Jr., Timothy John "Tim" (Featured Guest Book)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Ryan Sr., Leland F. "Red"

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Leland F. ?Red? Ryan, Sr. of Lockport passed away on Saturday, August 16, 2008, in Lockport Memorial Hospital, after a brief illness. He was 92. Born May 13, 1916 in Newfane to Mary (Lahey) and James Ryan.He attended St. Patrick's School and Lockport High School. As a young man he worked for Harrison Radiator Co. and played semi-pro football for the Lockport Esso's. When World War II broke out, he enlisted in the US Navy and rose to the rank of First Class Petty Officer. After the war, he met Evelyn…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Saturno, Ester

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          the Colonial Funeral Home, 2819 Hylan Blvd., corner of Tysens Lane. Friends may call Tuesday 2-4, 7-9 P.M. Mass of Christian Burial Will be Wednesday 9:15 A.M. at St, Charles R.C. Church. Interment St. John's Cemetery.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Schaffel, Bernard "Ted"

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Schofield, Lena A.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Schofield, Lena A. BRUNSWICK Lena A. Schofield, 87, "Linen Room Lena", died Saturday, August 16, 2008. Beloved wife of the late Elias Schofield. Mother of Barbara (Ralph), Dorothy, Edward (Micah), grandchildren, great-grandchildren. Mass of Christian Burial Wednesday 10:00 a.m. St. Bonaventure's Church, 50 Hillview Drive, Speigletown. Calling John J. Sanvidge Funeral Home, Inc, Tuesday 5-7 p.m.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Shea, Marie E.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Marie E. Shea of Binghamton Marie E. Phalen Shea, 86, of Binghamton passed away peacefully Friday afternoon, August 15, 2008, at Binghamton General Hospital. She was predeceased by her husband, John "Jack" Shea; her sister and brothers-in-law, Margaret and Robert Shea and Robert J. Green, Sr.; and her niece, Joanne Hart. She is survived by her children, Marilyn Bailey and Dana Thurston, Michael Shea, John and Susan Shea, and Robert Shea; her grandchildren, Joseph Bailey, Laura and Scott Craig,…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Silva, Joan C.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      . In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to the Regional Food Bank at 955 Albany-Shaker Road, Latham, NY 12110.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Simonson, Cyrenius "Cap"

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Cyrenius "Cap" Simonson of Richmond Valley on August 16, 2008. Beloved husband of the late Nancy. Loving father of Marion Simonson and the late Nancy Lee Beccaria. Dear brother of Marion Iaturo and brother in law of Lucy DeRosa. Devoted grandfather of Gregory Ernst, John E. Ernst, Jr. and Erica Turner. Also survived by three grandchildren. A Funeral Service will be held at Bedell-Pizzo Funeral Home, 7447 Amboy Rd., Wednesday August 20, 2008 at 10 A.M. Interment Moravian Cemetery. Friends may visit…

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Solomon, Sylvia Geraldine

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          SOLOMON - Sylvia Geraldine (nee Rossen) On August 17, 2008, born in Buffalo, NY, beloved wife of Gerald Solomon; loving daughter of the late Symon and Helen Rossen; devoted sister of Louise Mink of Buffalo, NY, Leon Rossen of Aventura, FL, the late Harry Rossen, Nathan Rossen, Ann Kessler, Harriet Rossen, Gloria Rossen and Allen Rossen. Funeral services and interment will be held at Beth El Memorial Park - Randallstown, MD on Tuesday, August 19, at 11 AM. Please omit flowers.Arrangements by SOL LEVINSON…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Sorensen, Eugene H.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Harmon Home for Funerals, 571 Forest Avenue, West Brighton. Complete notice will follow. K. Terrance McGinley, Director, Harmon Home for Funerals Locally Family Owned and Operated Staten Island's only member of the International Order of the

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Stannard-Morell, Ruth Ann

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              may call from 1 to 2 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 19, at the Hall-Tari Funeral Home, 40 Main St., Stamford. A funeral service will begin at 2 p.m. in the funeral home with Pastor Judy Thistle officiating. Interment will follow in the Evergreen Cemetery in Jefferson, followed by a reception at the Charlotteville Fire Hall at 5 p.m. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Hall-Tari Funeral Home under the direction of William A. Tari.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Stark, Elizabeth "Betty"

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Elizabeth "Betty" Stark of Binghamton Funeral Services for Betty Stark will be held on Monday, August 18 at Wm. R. Chase and Son Funeral Home at 2 p.m., 44 Exchange St., Binghamton with Rev. Brandon Samuel officiating. Friends may call at the funeral home from 1:00 until the time of the service.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Sullivan, Dennis J.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Sweet, Dawn Minckler

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Takats, Marie

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Torres, Annette

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Harmon Home for Funerals, 571 Forest Ave, West Brighton, Tuesday 9:30 A.M. Funeral service Greenwood Baptist Church Brooklyn, Interment Pinelawn Memorial Park, Long Island. Friends will be received Sunday and Monday 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. In lieu of flowers, donations in Annette's name to Greenwood Baptist Church, 461 6th St. Brooklyn, N.Y., 11215, The Salvation Army or the American Red Cross would be appreciated. K. Terrance McGinley, Director, Harmon Home for Funerals Locally Family Owned & Operated…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Trainor, Gale E.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              and friends are invited to his memorial service on Saturday, September 6, 2008, at 11 a.m. in Walter J. Kent Funeral Home, 858 Lake St. at Washington Ave., Elmira. Rev. Dr. Larry Appenzellar will officiate. Interment will take place in Woodlawn National Cemetery at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, those wishing may remember Gale through donations to the Chemung County Humane Society, 2435 State Route 352, Elmira, NY 14903; or the Food Bank of the Southern Tier, 945 County Route 64, Elmira,…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Traynham, Bernice W.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                from 11 a.m. to 12 noon at the church. Interment will follow in Evergreen Memorial Park. To leave a special message for the family online, visit

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Treat, Roselyn J.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Roselyn J. Treat of Johnson City Memorial Services for Roselyn (Rosie) J. Treat will be held Monday, August 18, 2008, at 2:00 p.m. at the Hilltop Retirement Center Chapel, 286 Deyo Hill Road, Johnson City. The Rev. Lea Harding will officiate. The family will receive friends from 1:00 until 2:00 p.m. prior to the service. Burial will be at Lakeville Cemetery, Lakeville, Pa., at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Memorial Fund of Tabernacle United…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Tufillaro, Julia F.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    TUFILLARO, Julia F. Nee:Beligotti Age 82, passed away Saturday, August 16, 2008, after a lengthy and courageous hospital stay. She will be embraced by her loving husband, John, who preceded her in death; along with her son, Anthony; grandson, Justin; four brothers and two sisters. Julia grew up in Watkins Glen and resided in Elmira for the majority of her life. She was a beautician, a restaurateur, and an integral part of Elmira College's dining services for over a quarter century. She was a member of…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Turkett, Huel A.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      in Middleburgh Cemetery, Middleburgh on Tuesday, August 19, 2008 at 2:00 p.m. The family has requested that those who wish to remember Huel may send memorial contributions to the, . Arrangements are under the direction of Palmer & Shaylor Funeral Home, 134 River St., Middleburgh and Mereness-Putnam Funeral Home, 171 Elm St., Cobleskill, N.Y. Online condolences may be sent to the family at:

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • VanAlstine, Harvey C.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Age 70 Watkins Glen, NY, passed peacefully at home on Saturday, August 16, 2008.  He was born on November 7, 1937 in Hornby, NY to the late Harold and Verdie Thompson VanAlstine.  He is survived by his wife of 47 years Barbara Ganoung VanAlstine, three sons; Scott (Mindy) VanAlstine of Leicester, NY; Lance (Shelley) VanAlstine and Jeremy VanAlstine (Lori Hull) both all Watkins Glen, NY.  Three daughters, Naomi (Fran) Kingsley of Watkins Glen NY; Annette (Nathan) Cooper of Campbell, NY and Heather (Gary)…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Vanalstine, Harvey C.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          VANALSTINE, Harvey C. Age 70, of Watkins Glen, NY, passed peacefully at home on Saturday, August 16, 2008. Relatives and friends are invited to call at the Vedder and Scott Funeral Home, 122 N. Genesee St., Montour Falls, NY on Monday, August 18, 2008, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. His funeral service will be held there on Tuesday, at 10 a.m. The Rev. Teddy Herron will officiate. Interment Montour Cemetery, Montour Falls, NY.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • VanderMeer, Peter J.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            VanderMeer - Peter J. Of Springville, NY, entered into rest August 17, 2008, at age 92, beloved husband of 64 years of Lenore VanderMeer (nee Watson); dear father of Christine (William) Kirkland, Peter F. and Michael P. VanderMeer; grandfather of William, J.P. Kirkland, Jon (Elise) and Scott (Erin) VanderMeer; also survived by many nieces and nephews. Friends may call Tuesday from 4-8 PM at the SMITH-WEISMANTEL FUNERAL HOME, INC., 271 E. Main St., Springville followed by a Mass of Christian Burial from St.…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Volpe, Achille

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Wanner, Beatrice B.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Goshen, NY Beatrice B. Wanner, a lifelong area resident, passed away on Wednesday, August 13, 2008 at Glen Arden, Inc. Health Care Center in Goshen. She was 96. The daughter of the late Fred N. Bull and Mary E. George Bull, she was born on June 8, 1912 in Monroe. She was the widow of Norbert Wanner. She was a retired teacher and administrator at Horace Mann School in New York City. Survivors include her sons, Albert Wanner of New London, CT and Jonathan Wanner of Long Beach, NY; daughters, Anne Mutchler of…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Way Jr., William Henry

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Wells, Anna Suvak

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        will be held Wednesday, 9 a.m. at the Chopyak-Scheider Funeral Home, 326 Prospect Street, Binghamton, and 9:30 at St. Michael's Greek Catholic Church, 292 Clinton Street, Binghamton, where a Divine Liturgy will be celebrated by The Very Rev. Protopresbyter James Dutko. Burial will be in the parish cemetery. Rev. Dutko will conduct a prayer service 7:30 p.m., Tuesday at the funeral home, where the family will receive friends Tuesday, 5-8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, kindly consider contributing in Anna's…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Whitely, James C.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Tuesday, 11 a.m., Garland Brothers Funeral Home, 75 Clinton Ave., Albany. Relatives and friends are invited and may call at the funeral home Tuesday from 10-11 a.m. Interment will be in Saratoga National Cemetery.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Wiesner, Neal J.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Wiesner, Neal J. Irondequoit: August 14, 2008 at the age of 68, after a short battle with cancer. He is survived by his brothers, Philip (Arlene) Wiesner of FL., and Kevin (Joanne) Wiesner of VA; nieces, Elizabeth, Kathleen Wiesner; nephew, Brien Davis; and many cousins. Neal was born on April 9, 1940 to the late Charles and Florence Wiesner. He was a life long residence of Rochester. Neal was a graduate of Franklin High School. He served a 2 year tour of duty in the Army in Alaska. He returned to Rochester…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Willey, Kendall M.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            may call Tuesday, August 19, 2008 from 2-6 pm at the Merton H. Kays Funeral Home, Inc. 59 Monroe Street, Honeoye Falls. Her Funeral Mass will be held Wednesday August 20, 10 am in St. Rose Church, 1977 Lake Ave. Lima. Burial St. Paul of the Cross Cemetery, Honeoye Falls. In lieu of flowers, memorials to CURE Childhood Cancer Assoc. 200 Westfall Road, Rochester, NY 14620, Camp Open Arms, C/O Gilda's Club, 255 Alexander Street, Rochester, NY 14607; Girl Scouts of Genesee Valley, 1020 John St. W.…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • William Arthur Fulmer

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              William Arthur Fulmer, 64, of Morristown TN, formerly of Mohawk NY, passed away peacefully on Friday, August 1, 2008, after a long illness.  He was comforted to have his family by his side. Born in Oceanside NY on March 17, 1944, Bill was the oldest child of William and Helen (Engle) Fulmer, who predeceased him.  When he was born, his father was serving in the Army Air Corps, stationed in Trinidad. After attending Holland Patent, Ilion, and Mohawk schools, Bill graduated from Frankfort Schuyler High…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Woodman, Doris G.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Doris G. Woodman of Brewer, Maine Doris G. Woodman died August 14, 2008. She was born September 7, 1933 in Binghamton, N.Y., the daughter of Clarence and Elsie (Dietz) Canfield. She was predeceased by her parents; her husband, George Woodman; her brothers, Francis and Nelson Canfield. She is survived by her children, Alice Jean (Ken) Countryman-Lane, Jon (Lori) Countryman, George (Michelle) Woodman III; nine grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren; one brother, Harold (Marge) Canfield; her best friend and…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Zanolini, Elizabeth A.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Wawarsing, NY Elizabeth A. Zanolini of Wawarsing, a resident for 65 years and a homemaker, died August 15, 2008 at The Ellenville Regional Hospital. She was 92. The daughter of John and Elizabeth Mesbetz Gonda, she was born December 26, 1915 in Fern Glen, PA. She was the widow of Paul Zanolini. She attended The Church of St. Mary & St. Andrew, Ellenville and enjoyed needle point and writing poetry. Elizabeth's family offers a special thanks to their mom's care givers, Patricia Davis and Maisie…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Zito, Pasquale V. "Pat"

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Harmon Home for Funerals, 571 Forest Ave, West Brighton. Wednesday 9:15 A.M. Mass of Christian Burial Our Lady of Good Counsel Church 10 A.M. Interment St. Peter's Cemetery. Friends will be received Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. K. Terrance McGinley, Director, Harmon Home for Funerals Locally Family Owned & Operated Staten Island's only member of the International Order of the

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Zorsch, Eleanor M. (Blanchard)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Zorsch, Eleanor M. (Blanchard) Rochester: August 15, 2008. Eleanor is predeceased by her husbands, Joseph Blanchard &Charles Zorsch, and son Raymond R. Blanchard. She is survived by her children; sons, Joseph (Rochelle) Blanchard of Fairport, Robert (Kathleen) Blanchard of Eustace, TX, Allen (Maria) Blanchard of Newport News, VA; stepson Charles (Mary) Zorsch of Rochester; daughters, Barbara Mulroney of Fairport, and step-daughter Janet (Dan) Alfred of OH; step-sister Debrah Bellenger of Rochester; many…

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Raymond W. Pike

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