Thursday, August 21, 2008

New York Daily Obituaries 08/21/08


Alan D. Miller, 45, of 92 Depot St., Canisteo, passed away unexpectedly Monday morning (Aug. 18, 2008) as a result of injuries sustained in a motor vehicle-pedestrian accident. Born in Elmira, on Nov. 24, 1962, he was the son of David and Penney (Button) Miller. Alan grew up in Elmira and moved to the Hornell area as a teenager. He was a graduate of Hornell High School, class of 1981.  From 1981-1994, he served in the U.S. Air Force where he was stationed in Athens, Greece, during Operation Desert Storm.…


    Alan D. Miller, 45, of 92 Depot St., Canisteo, passed away unexpectedly Monday morning (Aug. 18, 2008) as a result of injuries sustained in a motor vehicle-pedestrian accident. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Dagon Funeral Home, 38 Church St., Hornell. 

    • Aguayo, Amada C.

      • Alnutt, Robert

        • Angevine, Mary Lou (Vacanti)

          ANGEVINE - Mary Lou (nee Vacanti)August 16, 2008; beloved daughter of the late James V. and Louise (nee DeCarlo) Vacanti; also survived by cousins. Private funeral services were held at the GRECO FUNERAL HOME. Interment in Mount Calvary Cemetery. Online register at,

          • Anonye, Archibong Eke

            is set for 3 p.m. Sunday, August 24, 2008 at Seventh Day Adventist Church, Lake Street & Western Avenue, Albany. For information, please call Stellar Achampong at (623) 229-6555, Dr. Bassey Essien (518) 512-4644, Attorney Samuel Iroegbu (518) 330-9628, or Pastor Lanre Peters (646) 245-3377. Many thanks to all well-wishers from the family!

            • Armstrong, James A.

              • Aronica, Matthew W.

                ARONICA - Matthew W. August 19, 2008, of Kenmore, NY, beloved husband of 47 years to Carreen; father of Matthew M. (Carole), Mark (Kathryn) and Lori Ann (Michael) Davis; grandfather of Jessica, Jacob, Marlee, Melissa and Anthony; brother of Donna Lou Wienckowski. Friends may call Friday 4-8 at the LESTER H. WEDEKINDT FUNERAL HOME, INC., 3290 Delaware Avenue. Friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Pauls R.C. Church, Saturday morning at 9:15. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made…

                • Bala, Stephanie (Miazga)

                  BALA - Stephanie (nee Miazga)August 20, 2008 of Blasdell, NY; beloved wife of the late Thomas J.; dearest mother of Thomas S. (LaDonna), Linda (Vincent) Brancatella, Patricia (D. Leigh) Woodin and Peter (Chrstine); loving grandmother of Joseph, Mary Kay, Caroline, Sarah, William and Daniel; sister of the late Wanda (late Theodore) Chorazak, Leonard (late Cecelia), Edward, Frank (late Emily) and Joseph; also survived by nieces and nephews. Visitation from THE COLONIAL MEMORIAL CHAPELS INC., 3003 South Park…

                  • Balk, Walter Louis

                    3:00 p.m., reception 4:00 p.m. RSVPs appreciated at 206-380-9544, or c/o Balk, PO Box 15633, Seattle, WA 98115. In lieu of flowers, donations may be given to PLAN USA, an international non-profit, non-partisan organization which develops programs worldwide to support orphans and underprivileged children. See, 155 Plan Way, Warwick, RI 02886.

                    • Barrera, Mary Louise (Schwindler)

                      BARRERA - Mary Louise SchwindlerAugust 17, 2008, age 91, of Gainsville, GA, wife of the late Paul Schwindler and Paul Barrera; mother of Allen W. (Frannie) Schwindler, Linda J. Scott, both of Stone Mountain, GA and Jim C. (Karen) Schwindler, of Gainsville, GA; also survived by 11 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren. Friends may call Friday 5-8 PM with an Eastern Star Service at 7:00 PM, at the KAISER FUNERAL HOME, 1950 Whitehaven Rd., Grand Island, where funeral…

                      • Barry, Eugene J.

                        BARRY - Eugene J, of Farmingdale, on August 19, 2008. Beloved husband of Roberta. Devoted father and father-in-law of Maureen and Cliff Ficken, Eugene III and Lori Barry, and Kelly and Peter Colletta. Proud grandfather of Matthew, Sean and Ashley. Dearest brother of Genevieve Eichert, Kathleen Weber and Mary Monahan. Also survived by many other loving family members and friends. The family will receive friends Thursday and Friday 2-5pm and 7-9:30pm at The McCourt & Trudden Funeral Home Inc., 385 Main…

                        • Bates, Fred

                          time at 10:00 a.m., Monday, August 25, 2008 at the Marion Nelson Funeral Home in Lake Wales with Pat Bates officiating. Burial will follow in Florida National Cemetery in Bushnell, Fla. In lieu of flowers, donation may be made to the Cornerstone Hospice (Building Fund), 2590 Havendale Blvd. NW, Winter Haven, FL 33881. Condolences may be sent to the family at

                          • Baylor, Leah

                            • Baylor, Leah V.

                              • Bergmann, Gloria Dolores

                                MARGARETVILLE _ Gloria Dolores Bergmann, 86, of Margaretville, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2008, at Mountainside Residential Care Center, Margaretville. She was born May 9, 1922, in Brooklyn, the daughter of George A. and Marie L. (Boysen) Logan. She married Frank Bergmann, he died July 24, 1993. Gloria worked at Kirkside Adult Home in Roxbury as an aide. Gloria had lived on Long Island before moving to Denver and then to Roxbury. She was a member of Sacred Heart Parish, Margaretville. Gloria is survived…

                                • Betty Thompson

                                  Betty Thompson, former director of the Ilion Public Library, passed away on August 15, 2008 in Kennebunk, Maine. She was born in Arlington, Mass in 1920, a daughter of Ernest Merrill and Ruth Frost Moore. She graduated from Bates College in 1942 with a B.A. in English, and the same year married classmate Julian Ray Thompson, to whom she was married for 40 years until his death in 1982. After graduation she followed her husband to Waco, Texas; there she held the first of her many library positions, on the…

                                  • Bianchi, Maria T.

                                    wishes to extend their heartfelt gratitude to the caring staff of the Claddagh Commission for the loving care of Maria for over 10 years.,

                                    • Binion, Lyle

                                      LYLE BINION, 88, died Aug. 19, 2008, at his home in West Chazy., He was born in Lisbon, N.Y., on July 24, 1920, the son of William R. and Edna Doyle Binion., hours will be held Thursday, Aug. 21, from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. at Frary Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held on Friday, Aug. 22, at 11 a.m. at the Wesleyan Methodist Church in Ogdensburg with the Rev. John Putney and the Rev. Gloria Strong officiating. Burial will be in White Church Cemetery in Lisbon.

                                      • Bloomfield, Stephen D.

                                        BLOOMFIELD - Stephen D., age 49, of Efforts, PA, formerly of Port Washington and Brentwood, NY, unexpectedly on July 16, 2008. Stephen was a Flight Attendant for Continental Airlines for the past 25 years. He is survived by his brothers John, Robert, Mark, Scott and Michael; his sister Mieke; his cousins Bonnie and Randy; and his step-mother Mieke. A Memorial Service will be held at Lutheran Church of Our Savior, 12 Franklin Avenue, Port Washington, NY, on Sunday, August 24, at 2pm. In lieu of flowers, the…

                                        • Bobzien, Donald V.

                                          • Bohn, Frederick W.

                                            • Boncaro, Susan E.

                                              s will be Saturday morning at 9:30 at Newcomer Cannon Funeral Home, 343 New Karner Rd., Colonie (Rt. 155-south of Central Ave). Calling hours will be Friday from 4 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment will be in Our Lady of Angels Cemetery, Colonie. Memorial contributions may be made to the, 440, New Karner Rd. Albany NY 12205 in memory of Susan E. Boncaro. To leave a special message for the family online, visit

                                              • Bow, Rose I.

                                                ROSE I. BOW, 81, of Constable Street, Malone, N.Y., died Tuesday morning, Aug. 19, 2008, at her home, while under the loving care of her family and Hospice of the North Country, Inc., She was born in Churubusco, N.Y., Dec. 16, 1926, the daughter of the late Fred and Mabel Yell Nichols., hours will be Thursday from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Bruso-Desnoyers Funeral Home in Malone. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Friday at 10 a.m., at Notre Dame Church in Malone. Burial will be in the parish cemetery.

                                                • Broadfoot, Emma Marie Slate

                                                  Emma Marie Slate Broadfoot formerly of Apalachin, N.Y. Emma Marie Slate Broadfoot, 87, a resident of Waynesboro, Va. and formerly of Apalachin, N.Y., died Tuesday, August 19, 2008, at Augusta Medical Center, Fishersville, Va. She was born February 1, 1921 in Dinwiddie County, Va., a daughter of John Creath Slate and Ida Belle Humphries Slate. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Alexander James Broadfoot, Sr. who she married on October 2, 1945 at Fort Lee, Va.; three…

                                                  • Brooks, John C.

                                                    • Brown, Trula M.

                                                      • Buddenhagen, Elizabeth Sprague

                                                        • Carlucci Sr., Kenneth C.

                                                          will receive friends at the C. MERTZ AND SON FUNERAL HOME, INC., 911 Englewood Ave., Thursday and Friday from 4-8 PM, where funeral services will be held Saturday at 9 AM and a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. John the Baptist Church (Englewood Ave.) at 9:30 AM. In lieu of Donations to Hospice Foundation of WNY. Ken was a recipient of the Purple Heart in W.W. II.,

                                                          • Carrano, Lucille Genevieve Marmon

                                                            • Cascio, Beverly

                                                              CASCIO - Beverly, of Bohemia, NY on August 19, 2008 in her 73rd year. Beloved wife of Charles. Loving mother of Joseph (Jo Ann), Michael (Nancy), Charles Jr. (Kathy) and Kathleen Moccia (Frank). Devoted daughter of Florence McCormack. Dear sister of Harold, Richard, Thomas, Edward, Jack, the late James McCormack, Barbara Brennan and Patricia Elliot. Cherished grandmother of seven. Reposing Moloney's Bohemia Funeral Home, 1320 Lakeland Ave., Bohemia, where Religious Services will be held Friday 8:00pm.…

                                                              • Ciresi, Joseph L.

                                                                will be present to receive friends on Friday 4-8 PM at the (Tonawanda Chapel) AMIGONE FUNERAL HOME INC., 2600 Sheridan Drive (corner of Parker Blvd). A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated from St. Benedict Church, 1317 Eggert Road, Saturday at 10 AM. Online guest register book @,

                                                                • Cisternino, Nick L.

                                                                  • Clark, Howard T.

                                                                    Clark, Howard T. COHOES Howard T. Clark, 78, formerly of Ogden Mills, Cohoes, died at St. Peter's Hospital, Albany, on Wednesday, August 20, 2008 after a long illness. Survived by his sister, Marlene (Frank) Napples of Troy and nieces and nephews. Funeral Friday 10:00 a.m. at the Dufresne Funeral Home, Inc., 216 Columbia Street, Cohoes with Rev. Nick TeBordo officiating. Interment in Memory's Garden, Colonie. Calling hours today at the funeral from 4 to 7 p.m. For directions and guest registry,…

                                                                    • Cole, Elaine M.


                                                                      • Cole, Gladys B.

                                                                        • Cook, Glen Ulysses "Chub"

                                                                          GLEN ULYSSES "CHUB" COOK, 78, died Dec. 23, 2007, at Van Rennselaer Manor in Troy., He was born in Chateaugay, N.Y., the son of the late Kenneth and Margaret Cook., Relatives and friends are invited to a graveside memorial on Saturday, Aug. 23, at 11 a.m. at the Sandy Knoll Cemetery in Chateaugay. Military honors will be provided by the Chateaugay American Legion.

                                                                          • Cook, Loretta J.

                                                                            COOK, Loretta J. Age 81, Cayuta, died Tuesday, August 19, 2008, at her home. Friends may call on Friday, August 22, 2008, from 1 to 3 p.m., followed by a Funeral Service at 3 p.m. at Allen-Manzer Funeral Home in Spencer. Interment is in Evergreen Cemetery, Spencer, NY. Memorials may be directed to the charity of one's choice.

                                                                            • Corbett, Irma M.

                                                                              • Crasti, Annette M.

                                                                                • Cunningham, Rita Crosby

                                                                                  • Curry, Walter L.

                                                                                    • Dangelmaier, Theodore A. (Ted)

                                                                                      • Davidson, Steven H.

                                                                                        DAVIDSON - Steven H., 65, of Springfield, MO, passed away August 18, 2008. He married Dorothy Bowman in 1974 in Schenectady, NY and they moved to Missouri in 1979. He is survived by his wife and sister, Claire Nightengale of Huntington Station, NY. Memorial Service will be 3pm, Saturday August 23, 2008 at Greenlawn Funeral Home North, Springfield, MO. Donations may be made to Lights of Love Campaign or St. John's Hospice Care, 1378 E. Republic Rd., Springfield MO 65804.

                                                                                        • Davis, Gloria Ann

                                                                                          • De Furia, Louise

                                                                                            Lawrence Funeral Chapel, 137 Lawrence Ave. Lawrence, NY Thursday, 4-8pm. Mass Friday 10am St. Joachim's RCC in Cedarhurst, NY. Interment Trinity Churchyard in Hewlett, NY. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made in Louise's name to the Alzheimer's Assoc., 255 North Michigan Ave. Suite 1700, Chicago IL 60601.

                                                                                            • DeVoe, Patricia C.

                                                                                              • Dechau, Carl L.

                                                                                                • DiPietro, Albina (Iannelli)

                                                                                                  DiPietro, Albina (Iannelli) SLINGERLANDS Albina (Lil) Iannelli DiPietro, 87, died Saturday, August 16, 2008 at the Rosewood Gardens Nursing Home surrounded by her family and friends. Born and educated in Albany, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Concetta (Guiliano) Iannelli. Mrs. DiPietro worked as a fur finisher for M. Solomon's prior to her marriage in 1946. She was a homemaker and devoted mother. Mrs. DiPietro was a communicant of the Church of St. Thomas the Apostle in Delmar. Beloved wife…

                                                                                                • Doane, Eldon L. "Eldie"

                                                                                                  and friends will be received at Caywood's Funeral Home &Gardens, 1126 Broadway, Southport on Friday, August 22, 2008 between the hours of 5-8 p.m. Funeral services will take place at the funeral home on Saturday morning at 10 a.m. the Reverend Clifford Proper will officiate the service. Graveside services will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery, Horseheads with full military honors accorded Mr. Doane. Memorials may be directed to the Elmira Animal Shelter or the Arctic League in his memory.

                                                                                                  • Dominick A. Giaquinto

                                                                                                    Mr. Dominick A. Giaquinto, 88, of Spring Street, entered into eternal rest peacefully on Thursday afternoon, Aug. 14, 2008, in Little Falls Hospital. He was born on March 4, 1920, in Fonda, son of the late Francesco and Giovannina (Campagnano) Giaquinto. On September 25, 1943, he was joined in marriage with Lucy Fortucci in St. Joseph’s Church, Little Falls. The couple would have celebrated a loving union of 65 years this year. At the age of 22, Dominick enlisted with the U.S. Army and was honorably…

                                                                                                    • Donald Francis Chesebro III

                                                                                                      Infant Donald Francis Chesebro III went to live with the angels on August 15, 2008, at St. Lukes Memorial Hospital in Utica, NY. He is survived by his parents Lori and Donald Chesebro II of Utica, NY; big brother Christopher McGraw; his paternal grandparents Patricia Frank and Donald Chesebro of Utica, NY; maternal grandparents Joanne Farber and Kevin Sterling of Frankfort, NY; and Deborah and Patrick Donahue of Mohawk, NY; aunts and uncles, Sara Donahue and Tyler Maley, Chad Donahue and Cari Duncan, Bill…

                                                                                                      • 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…

                                                                                                        • Dunn, Robert M.

                                                                                                          • Dziurzynski, Fred A.

                                                                                                            2-5 and 7-9pm today at the A.L. Jacobsen Funeral Home Inc., 1380 New York Avenue, Huntington Station. Mass of Christian Burial Friday 9:30am Friday St. Elizabeth R.C. Church. Interment Calverton National Cemetery .

                                                                                                            • Edmond, Eva

                                                                                                              Edmond, Eva IRVINE, Calif. Eva Szikra Edmond, age 93, of Irvine, formerly of Albany, died on Tuesday, August 12, 2008 in Laguna Hills, Calif. Mrs. Edmond was born in Budapest, Hungary and came to the United States in 1944. She had been a Capital District resident for many years and had resided with her late husband Ernest Edmond at the Executive House in Albany. She was a librarian at the State University of New York Library for many years and was a former member of Temple Israel. Eva had resided in Calif.…

                                                                                                              • Edwards, Grace A. (Jaenecke)

                                                                                                                EDWARDS - Grace A. (nee Jaenecke)August 19, 2008. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, 4 PM, at Wattengel Funeral Home, 307 Oliver St, North Tonawanda. Complete obituary at,

                                                                                                                • Eisenhart, Norma J.

                                                                                                                  and friends are invited to call at the Barber Funeral Home, 413 S. Main St., Horseheads, on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2008, from 4-7:00 p.m. Her funeral service will take place at the funeral home on Friday at 10:00 a.m. with the Rev. Jonathan Knight officiating. Interment will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery in Horseheads.

                                                                                                                  • Enser, Edward C.

                                                                                                                    • Esposito, Roseanna

                                                                                                                      the Bedell-Pizzo Funeral Home, 7447 Amboy Rd. on Saturday August 23, 9:30 A.M. Mass of Christian Burial Our Lady Help of Christian RC Church 10 A.M. Entombment Cemetery of the Resurrection. Friends may visit Thursday and Friday 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. Bedell-Pizzo Funeral Home Family Owned & Operated since 1841

                                                                                                                      • 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…

                                                                                                                        • Faltus, Charles A.

                                                                                                                          FALTUS - Charles A., 95, formerly of Massapequa, NY on July 19, 2008. Predeceased by his wife Rose. Survived by daughter, Jean Romano and son Frank J. Faltus, MD. Devoted grandfather of Nicole Polito and great-grand- father of Danielle Victoria and Joseph Polito. Memorial Mass on August 23, 2008 at 11:00am St. Matthews Church, Dix Hills, NY. He was loved by all.

                                                                                                                          • Fedrizzi, Dorothy

                                                                                                                            • Fiacco, Paul S.

                                                                                                                              Paul S. Fiacco formerly of Binghamton Paul S. Fiacco, age 67, of Derby, Kansas and formerly of Binghamton, died Sunday in a drowning accident while attending a family reunion in upstate New York. He was born on April 14, 1941 in Johnson City, N.Y., the son of Paul A. and Julia Barina Fiacco. Mr. Fiacco graduated from Binghamton North High School in 1959 and received his BS degree at SUNY Binghamton in 1973 and his Master's from Wichita State University in Kansas. He married Virginia Craig on August 22,…

                                                                                                                              • Fiorito, Anthony

                                                                                                                                • Fitzpatrick, Shirley J.

                                                                                                                                  FITZPATRICK, Shirley J. Age 73 of Elmira, NY, passed away on Tuesday, August 19, 2008, at Chemung County Nursing Facility. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Olthof Funeral Home, Inc. and are incomplete at this time.

                                                                                                                                  • Fonda, Letitia "Tish"

                                                                                                                                    • Franklin, S. Bruce

                                                                                                                                      were held Sat., Aug. 16, 2008 in Spring Valley, Ca. Interment was in Green Hills Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to:National Parkinsons Foundation, Inc., Office of Development, 1501 NW 9th Ave./Bob Hope Rd., Miami, FL 33136-1494, or (800)327-4545.

                                                                                                                                      • Fred M. Lawyer

                                                                                                                                        Mr. Fred M. Lawyer, 86, of Bridge Street, entered into eternal rest on Sunday, Aug. 17, 2008, at St. Johnsville Rehabilitation and Nursing Center. He was born April 29,1922, in Hartford, son of the late Peter and Clara (Vincent) Lawyer. On May 27, 1950, he was joined in marriage with Shirley Dingman. At the age of 20, Fred enlisted in the U.S. Army and was honorably discharged in 1946. For over 20 years he was employed with Beech Nut in Canajoharie. He was also employed at Palatine Dye for many years. In…

                                                                                                                                        • GEORGE W. VANDERMARK

                                                                                                                                          George W. VanDerMark, 90, of 11 5th Street, passed away Saturday (Aug. 16, 2008) at his home. Born in Homer, Feb. 16, 1918, the son of Leonard and Teressa Daily VanDerMark, he had resided his early life in Cortland, moving to Hornell in 1977, and later to Canisteo two years ago. He served his country during WWII, and was a recipient of the Purple Heart. George retired as a custodian from Arkport Central School. He was predeceased by his parents, and one brother, G. Albert VanDerMark. He is survived by his…

                                                                                                                                          • Gallagher, Jerry

                                                                                                                                            • Glowa, Sophia (Polowitz)

                                                                                                                                              Sophia (Polowitz) Glowa of Endicott Sophia (Polowitz) Glowa, 87, of Endicott, passed away gently at James G. Johnston Nursing Center, Wednesday, August 20, 2008. She was predeceased by her husband, Nicholas in 1980; and a sister, Mary (Polowitz) Corwin. She is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Patricia and David Gzesh; a son, Daniel Glowa; two step grandchildren, Joseph Gzesh and Esther Min; three great-grandchildren; a brother, Nicholas Polowitz, Endwell; also several nieces, nephews and cousins. She…

                                                                                                                                              • Goforth, Louis Cardell

                                                                                                                                                GOFORTH - Louis Cardell August 15th, 2008. Husband of Darling R. Goforth; father of Rozalia M. Lyles, Lisa Goforth, Louis Goforth Jr., Stacy Love, and Sadia Goforth; The Family will be present on Friday from 12:00 Noon to 1:00 PM at the (Tonawanda Chapel) AMIGONE FUNERAL HOME INC. 2600 Sheridan Drive. (at Parker Blvd.) where Funeral Services will follow at 1:00 PM. Friends invited. On line register book at,

                                                                                                                                                • Goodman, Molly

                                                                                                                                                  s in the Congregation Sons of Israel Cemetery in Cranesville, N.Y. In lieu of flowers, those wishing to remember Molly in a special way may make a memorial contribution to the Teresian House, 200 Washington Avenue Extension, Albany, NY 12203. For directions and guest book please visit:

                                                                                                                                                • Goodrich, Floyd M.

                                                                                                                                                  GOODRICH, Floyd M. Age 65, of Odessa, NY, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, August 18, 2008. Relatives and friends are invited to call at the Vedder and Scott Funeral Home, 534 Church St., Odessa, NY, on Friday, August 22, 2008, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. and again on Saturday, August 23, from 10 a.m. to 12 Noon. His funeral service will follow calling hours on Saturday at 12 Noon. Interment will be held at the convenience of the family in Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Elmira, NY, with Full Military Honors. Those…

                                                                                                                                                  • Gosline Jr., William E.

                                                                                                                                                    and friends are invited to call on Sunday, August 24th from 1 to 2 p.m. at the James D. Barrett Funeral Home. Funeral Services will follow at 2 p.m. Interment will take place at the convenience of the family in Forest Lawn Memorial Park.

                                                                                                                                                    • Granito, Michael J.

                                                                                                                                                      GRANITO - Michael J., on August 18, 2008. A resident of Bronx, NY and formerly of New Hyde Park. Beloved brother and brother-in- law of the late Frank (the late Terri) and the late Jerry. Survived by sister-in-law June. Cherished uncle of Rosemary, Stephen, Ellen, Beth, Stephanie, Andrew, Jessica, Anthony, Jacob, Sophia and Janelle. Proud Vietnam Army Veteran. Mass of Christian Burial Thursday 10:30am Holy Spirit R.C. Church, New Hyde Park, NY. Interment Calverton National Cemetery, Calverton, NY. Funeral…

                                                                                                                                                      • Grant, Ruby A.

                                                                                                                                                        GRAND GORGE _ Ruby A. Grant, 84, of Grand Gorge, passed away Monday, Aug. 18, 2008, at home. She was born Oct. 9, 1923, in Brooklyn. A self-employed seamstress in New York City, Ruby moved upstate about 40 years ago. She attended the Grand Gorge United Methodist Church. A loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, she doted on her family. Ruby was eager to help others, she was such a good listener and always offering a helping hand to her neighbors and friends. She was friend to everyone. She is…

                                                                                                                                                        • Guida, Mary L. (DiBello)

                                                                                                                                                          • Gunning, Michael E.

                                                                                                                                                            GUNNING - Michael E. on August 19, 2008. Survived by his wife of 40 years, Denise Gunning, his four children: Nancy (Thomas Reagan); Michael Jr. (Kristen); Timothy (Michelle); and Kevin and his beloved grandchildren: Luke, Fiona, Meghan, Michael, Abigail, and Allison. Also survived by his siblings: Paul Gunning (Eleanor); Jane Burns (James); and Edwin Gunning (Dee). A Wake will be held at Thomas F. Dalton Funeral Home on Wednesday 7-9:30pm and Thursday 2-5pm and 7-9:30pm. Funeral Mass St. Aidan's RC…

                                                                                                                                                            • Habecker, William P.

                                                                                                                                                              • Haney, Teresa Marie

                                                                                                                                                                • Hansen, Frederick E.

                                                                                                                                                                  HANSEN - Frederick E. Of Irving, NY, August 18, 2008, beloved husband of Janice, G. (nee Robinson); dearest father of Jill Wendel (David) Abdo and Erick Hansen; cherished grandfather of Nicholas and Isaac Abdo; brother of Louise Hughes and the late Peter Hansen; uncle of Melissa Hughes. Family will be present Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 at the HOY FUNERAL HOME INC., 3855 Seneca St., West Seneca, where funeral services will be held Friday morning at 11. Friends invited. Flowers gratefully declined. Memorials to…

                                                                                                                                                                  • Harper, Marian G.

                                                                                                                                                                    • Harrison, Valma M.

                                                                                                                                                                      HARRISON – Valma M., on August 11, 2008, formerly of Cedarhurst. Beloved wife of the late George M. Harrison. Loving mother of Barbara Owen, George Harrison, Paula Wainwright and Henry Harrison. Cherished grandmother of 10 and great-grandmother of six. Ceremony and interment of ashes at Long Island National Cemetery at Pinelawn, Friday August 22 at 2pm. Visit

                                                                                                                                                                      • Haswell, Bruce W.

                                                                                                                                                                        Haswell, Bruce W. SARATOGA SPRINGS Bruce W. Haswell, of Underwood Drive, passed away Tuesday, August 19, 2008 at Albany Medical Center at the young age of 68. Born on January 18, 1940 in Saratoga Springs, N.Y., he was a son of the late Harold M. and Helen (Walsh) Haswell and a lifelong resident. A graduate of Saratoga Springs High School, he attended Union College and received his master's degree from Albany State University. A true educator at heart, he began his math career teaching at Broadalbin High…

                                                                                                                                                                        • Herod, Lizzie Mae

                                                                                                                                                                          HEROD - Lizzie Mae Of Buffalo. Entered into rest August 19, 2008. Relatives and friends may visit Hopewell Baptist Church, 1301 Fillmore Ave, Buffalo, on Friday from 12-1 PM where the funeral service will immediately follow. Interment Mount Hope Cemetery. Arrangements by LOMBARDO FUNERAL HOME.,

                                                                                                                                                                          • Hobbs, Clarice

                                                                                                                                                                            on Friday, August 22 at 6:00 p.m. in Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, 400 Albany-Shaker Road, Loudonville, N.Y. In keeping with Clarice's wish, she will be cremated.

                                                                                                                                                                            • Hoffman, Shirley M.

                                                                                                                                                                              • Hood, David Joseph

                                                                                                                                                                                HOOD - David Joseph, of Patchogue, on August 20, 2008. Loving husband of Margrethe. Cherished father of Tamara, Wendie (Stephen), and Julie. Devoted grandfather of Chelsea, Alex, Justin and Spencer. Caring brother of Donald (Nancy) and Bruce (Susan). Reposing Friday 2-4:30 and 7-9:30pm at Raynor & D'Andrea Funeral Home, 245 Montauk Hwy., West Sayville. Funeral Service Friday 8:00pm at the funeral home. Cremation Private. In lieu of flowers donations to your favorite charity in David's memory…

                                                                                                                                                                                • Horvath, Helen J.

                                                                                                                                                                                  • 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.

                                                                                                                                                                                      • Hussey, Martha Mary

                                                                                                                                                                                        • Iannettone, Renard "Ray"

                                                                                                                                                                                          • JESSE B. SLAYTON

                                                                                                                                                                                            Jesse B. Slayton, 24, of 4528 Waterbury Hill Road, died early Sunday morning (Aug. 10, 2008) at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester as a result of injuries he sustained in a logging accident. Born in Dansville on Feb. 8, 1984, he was a son of Kim and Arlene Knoll Slayton, who survive. On March 5, 2005, he was married at the Avoca Baptist Church to the former Jessica Lubic, who also survives. A resident of Avoca all of his life, Jesse was home-schooled and attended BOCES for two years for Auto Tech and…

                                                                                                                                                                                            • Janas, Mary J. (Pratt)

                                                                                                                                                                                              • Janet A. Oliver

                                                                                                                                                                                                Janet A. Oliver, 67 years, of 9 Elm Street died Monday August 18, 2008 at Founders Pavilion. She was born February 20, 1941, the daughter of the late George E. and Helen McIntyre Oliver. A lifetime resident of Corning graduating from St. Vincent de Paul Catholic School and Northside High School. She also had attended Corning Community College. Janet was employed and retired from clerical support department of the Prudential Insurance Company. She was a member of All Saints Parish, attending St. Vincent de…

                                                                                                                                                                                                • Janet F. Brown

                                                                                                                                                                                                  Mrs. Janet F. Brown, 76, of Washington Street, passed away on Wednesday evening, Aug. 13, 2008, in Bassett Healthcare, Cooperstown. She was born on February 16, 1932, in St. Johnsville, daughter of the late George and Irene (Carter) Flanders, and graduated with an associate’s degree in applied science from Fulton-Montgomery Community College. In 1982, she was joined in marriage with Elmer C. Brown, who predeceased her. Her last professional employment was with the Village of St. Johnsville where she was…

                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Jaton, Shirley W.

                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Johnson, Donna M.

                                                                                                                                                                                                      JOHNSON, Donna M. -Happy Heavenly Birthday Donna. Remembering you with loving thoughts, and cherished memories. We love you and miss you. YOUR LOVING FAMILY,

                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Johnson, Jean M.

                                                                                                                                                                                                        JOHNSON - Jean M., 84, of Huntington Beach, CA, passed on August 19, 2008. Widow of George, loving mother of June Johnson of NY, Patricia Call (James) of San Diego, Barbara Haas of Anaheim, and Don Johnson of Huntington Beach. Beloved grandmother of Jamie Gabrini, Dylan Gabrini, Ron and Wendy Joy, and Christopher Haas. Also survived by brother Francis X. and Patricia Cunningham of VA. Memorial Service held on Friday, August 22, 2008 10:00am, Our Lady of Mt. Carmel, Newport Beach. Donations in her name to…

                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Johnson, Theodore C. "Teddy"

                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Jones, B. Logan

                                                                                                                                                                                                            KEENE -- B. Logan Jones, 44, of Keene, N.Y., passed away Aug. 16, 2008, at the Adirondack Medical Center in Lake Placid, N.Y., He was born in Red Bank, N.J., July 6, 1964, the son of Alfred W. and Pierrette J. (Petas) Jones., Mr. Jones had worked for Rookery Ranch in Keene, N.Y., as a service technician and horse trainer. The most loving father and husband, he worked with his wife, Nicky, at her horse training and instructing business and cherished the time he spent with his children, Cedar and Lily. Most…

                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Joseph, Sia

                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Juchnowski, Mary M. (Reichnutch)


                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Kathryn E. (Harris) Dewey

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Kathryn E. (Harris) Dewey, age 81, of 90 Taunton St., Wrentham, MA, and formerly of Franklin MA, and Corning, NY, died Sunday August 17, 2008 at the Maples Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Wrentham following a lengthy illness.  She was the wife of Lewis M. Dewey who predeceased her in 1984. Kathryn was born Oct 11, 1926 in Williamsport, PA, daughter of Harry E. and Virginia M. (Zaydell) Harris.  A retired homemaker, Kathryn lived most of her life in New York before moving to Massachusetts in 1991. …

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Keister, Cheryl A.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    s will be held 10:30 a.m. Friday, August 22 at Armer Funeral Home, Inc., 39 East High Street, Ballston Spa. Burial will follow in Gerald B H Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery, Duell Road, town of Saratoga. Relatives and friends are invited to call on Thursday from 7-9 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made in Cheryl's name for genetic testing research to the Dana Farber Institute, 44 Binney Street, Boston, MA 02115.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Kenna, Virginia B.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                      s will be held at the Teresian House, 200 Washington Ave. Ext., Albany, N.Y., Friday, August 22 at 11 a.m. Relatives and friends are invited and may call at the Teresian House after 10 a.m. Interment will be held Saturday, August 23, 2008 in St. Agnes Cemetery, Menands, 10 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the, , Pancreatic Cancer Research Foundation.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Klages, Roy

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        will be held Monday, August 25, 2008 at 11:00 a.m. in the chapel at Teresian House, 200 Washington Ave., Albany. Memorials may be made in Dr. Klages' name to the McKownville United Methodist Church, 1565 Western Ave., Albany, NY 12203 or the Teresian House Foundation. Memorial Funeral Home in Columbus, Miss. was in charge of arrangements.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Kodela, Cecile M.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Kodela, Cecile M. BRUNSWICK Cecile M. Kodela, 89, of Valley View Drive, Brunswick, formerly of Fourth Avenue in Lansingburgh, beloved wife of the late Stephen Kodela, entered into eternal life in the loving comfort and care of her family on Tuesday evening, August 19, 2008 at her residence. Born in Rouses Point, N.Y., she was the daughter of the late Sylvio and Helena Seymour Fortin and was educated in Quebec, Canada. She possessed many remarkable talents including culinary and fashion design, and was an…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Krawiecki, Edward

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            s will be held Friday at 8:30 a.m. from the Leszczynski Funeral Home, 716 Crane St. thence to the Church of St. Adalbert at 9:00 a.m. where the Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated. The funeral home will be open Thursday from 6-8 p.m. Relatives and friends are cordially invited to attend. Interment, St. Adalbert Cemetery. Memorial contributions in Edward's memory may be sent to John McLane Hose Company, PO Box 225, Rexford, NY 12148. Leszczynski Funeral Home 716 Crane St. Schenectady, N.Y.…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Kreutzer, Ronald A.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              KREUTZER - Ronald A. Aug. 19, 2008. Husband of Karen (Huss); Brother of Richard (Ruth) Kreutzer and the late Lawrence (Barbara) Kreutzer. Friends may call Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the JAMES W. CANNAN FUNERAL HOME, INC. (Southtowns Chapel) 3155 Orchard Park Rd. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday at church and time to be announced. Online register book at,

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Kurek, Leonard A.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                KUREK - Leonard A. Of Orchard Park, entered into rest, suddenly, August 17, 2008. Beloved husband of Lorraine (nee Minor) Kurek; devoted father of Daniel (Valerie) Kurek, Lynn Marie Borro, Patricia (Michael) Boehringer, David Kurek and Mary Jane Kurek (Gary Wichman); cherished grandfather of 8 grandchildren; loving son of the late August and Regina (nee Kozlowski) Kurek; dear brother of Theresa Kurek, Helen (William) Troy and Regina (late Paul) Faylor; also survived by nieces, nephews, cousins and many…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • LAURENCE C. GOLL

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Laurence C. Goll, 87, passed away Tuesday (Aug. 19, 2008). He was born July 15, 1921, in the Town of Mansfield to Ernest and Mae Shuppenhauer Goll. He served in the U.S. Navy during WWII and was also a member of the VFW. Laurence is predeceased by his parents. He is survived by his wife, Joan, of Nunda; two daughters, Dawn (Steve) Weiss of Charlotte, N.C., and Vicki Goll of Nunda; a son, Ray (Joanne) Goll of Nunda; grandchildren, Shelby, Laura, Casey, Jamie and Cory; and several nieces and nephews. Friends…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Lambert, DeAlva Hines

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Lamoree, David F.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Lareau, Camille R.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Latone, Meaghan C.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Lauro, Lena (Grimaldi)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            MATTHEW FUNERAL HOME INC., 2508 VICTORY BLVD. AT WILLOWBROOK RD., on Friday 9:00 A.M. Mass of Christian Burial Our Lady of Pity R.C. Church. 9:30 A.M. Interment Resurrection Cemetery. Friends may call Thursday 2-4 and 7-9:30 P.M. In lieu of flowers, donations to The Lena Lauro Memorial Fund c/o Ken Hurd, NYU Medical Center Development Office. 1 Park Ave. 10th Floor NY, NY 10016 would be greatly appreciated. WWW.MATTHEWFUNERALHOME.COM

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Lechner, John

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              LECHNER - John, of Merrick, NY on August 20, 2008 in his 75th year. Beloved wife of Barbara. Loving father of John (Mary), and Scott. Adored grandfather of John, Elizabeth, Julia, and Duncan. Cherished brother of Coles, and Katherine. Proud member of the Nassau County Fire Riders Motorcycle Club, Volunteer Firefighter for the town of Lawrence, and US Army Veteran. Retired Supervisor of sanitation and water for Nassau County. Reposing today, after 2pm, at The Charles J. O'Shea Funeral Home, 603 Wantagh…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Lee, Katherine T.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                LEE - Katherine T. on August 16, 2008. Beloved daughter of Katherine T. and the late Thomas J. Lee. Dearest sister of Bernadette Zarefes, Timothy J. Terrance J. Tegan J. Lee and the late Charlene Graf and Thomas J. Lee Jr. Reposing at the Frederick Funeral Home of Flushing, Northern Blvd. at 193rd Street. Visiting hours Friday 2-5 and 7-9pm. Funeral Mass Saturday Sacred Heart RC Church, Bayside at 10am. Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery. In lieu of flowers a donation to a charity which helps children would…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Livingstone, Allan L.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  LIVINGSTONE - Allan L., of Newport News, VA set off on a great adventure August 19, 2008. He left well-stocked with a lifetime of love and laughter. You may have known him as family, friend, Marine, neighbor, coworker, parishioner, coach, volunteer, patient or even the Muffin Man. If you were one of his "people", you witnessed uncommon bravery, true love and magic. His wife, Rose, children - Mary Vislocky, Eileen, Rose, Maureen Boccitto, Allan, James, and John, their spouses, his 9 grandchildren,…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Loftus, Michael D.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Lombardo, Giovanna "Jennie"

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      JOHN VINCENT SCALIA HOME FOR FUNERALS, 28 ELTINGVILLE BLVD. (AT ELTINGVILLE STATION) Friday 9 A.M. Mass of Christian Burial St. Thomas the Apostle Church 9:30 A.M. Entombment Woodbridge Memorial Gardens. A gathering of family and friends will take place on Wednesday and Thursday 2-5 and 7-9 P.M.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Lorkowski Jr., William J. "Wild Bill"


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Lozoff, Jerome R.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Lozoff, Jerome R. GUILDERLAND Jerome R. Lozoff RPh., age 65, of Guilderland, N.Y., died on Tuesday evening, August 19, 2008 at his residence. Mr. Lozoff attended the former Milne High School in Albany and graduated from the Albany College of Pharmacy (Union University) class of 1966. Jerry owned and operated the former Lozoff's Pharmacy on North Allen Street in Albany for many years. In 1982, he began his employment with the NYS Department of Health-Office of the Medicaid Inspector General. He was a…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Ludington, Geneva

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Macy, Constance M.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              . Interment will be in St. Anthony's Cemetery, Glen-ridge Rd., Glenville. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations be made in Connie's memory to the Ellis Hospital Foundation, 1101 Nott St., Schenectady, NY 12308. Online condolences to the family can be made at

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Macy, Constance M. "Connie"

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                GLENVILLE, N.Y. -- Constance M. "Connie" Macy, 72, of Glenville, N.Y., passed away at Ellis Hospital after a long illness on August 20, surrounded by her loving family., Connie was born on Aug. 22, 1935, in Plattsburgh, N.Y., to the late Kenneth H. Macy and Marjorie R. Derby. Connie was predeceased by her brother, William Macy., Connie was always proud of her achievements that she made in the nursing field. She graduated from the Champlain Valley School of Nursing and went to work in the Champlain…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Magro, Josephine M.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  MAGRO - Josephine M. Of Buffalo, entered into rest August 20, 2008. Beloved daughter of the late John and Augustine (nee Gentile) Magro; dear sister of Frank (late Flora) Magro, Marie (late Paul) Krnjaich, Joan (Chet) Stroehlein and the late Domenick (late Genevieve) Magro; cherished aunt of many nieces, nephews, and great-nieces and nephews; also survived by relatives and friends. Relatives and friends may visit the LOMBARDO FUNERAL HOME (Southtowns Chapel), 3060 Abbott Rd. near Lake Ave., on Thursday from…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Martin, Julia

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Harmon Home for Funerals, 571 Forest Avenue, West Brighton. Saturday 8 A.M. Mass of Christian Burial St. Peter's Church 8:45 A.M. Interment St. Mary's Cemetery, Lancaster City, Pa. Friends will be received Friday 2-4, 7-9 P.M. K. Terrance McGinley, Director, Harmon Home for Funerals Locally Family Owned and Operated Staten Island's only member of the International Order of the

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Martocci M.D., Joseph P.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      MARTOCCI - Joseph P. M.D., of Babylon and West Islip, L.I. on August 20, 2008. Beloved husband of the late Helen Martocci. Loving father of Joseph P. Martocci, Jr. of Springfield, VA, Thomas J. Martocci of Mahwah, NJ and Jeanmarie Patterson of Bay Shore, NY. Devoted fatherin-law of Geraldine Noble- Martocci, Laura Martocci and Morgan Patterson. Cherished grandfather of Joseph Patrick Martocci III, Christopher Michael Martocci, Katie Martocci and Leah Martocci. Adored brother of the late Margaret Derbabian.…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Mary A. Gatto

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Mrs. Mary A. Gatto, 93, of 709 S. Frankfort St passed away Tuesday, August 19, 2008 in Masonic Home. She was born in Frankfort on September 20, 1914, the daughter of the late Achille John and Anna Abato Kipper and she attended Frankfort schools. She was married to Joseph Nicholas Gatto on November 1, 1931, in St. Mary’s Church. Mr. Gatto passed away on December 9, 2007. Mary was a Sales Clerk for the Frankfort 5 & 10 Store, Main St, Frankfort for many years. She was a communicant of Our Lady Queen of…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Mary “Susan” (Fullem) Malowski

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Mrs. Mary “Susan” (Fullem) Malowski, 67, of South Ray Street, beloved wife of the late Robert J. Malowski, entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, August 19, 2008, in her home. In honoring Mrs. Malowski’s wishes, there are no public calling hours. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to her Mass of Christian Burial commencing at 10 AM on Monday, August 25, 2008 from Annunciation Church, West St., Ilion  where the Very Rev. Anthony Barratt, pastor will celebrate her Mass of Christian Burial,…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Mason, James J.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Mason, James J. GUILDERLAND James J. Mason, 90, passed away peacefully at home on Monday, August 18, 2008. Born January 11, 1918, he was raised and educated in Troy, N.Y. Jim served in the U.S. Army Infantry as a sergeant. He was a graduate of Brown University School of Banking. He retired from Albany Savings Bank as the vice president of marketing. He was past president of the Optimist International Club, past president of the Albany Chapter Institute of Banking, past president of Investment Club 21, past…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Maulding, Gladys Stella

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              SWANTON, Vt./SCHUYLER FALLS -- Mrs. Gladys Stella Maulding, age 87 years, died Tuesday morning, Aug. 19, 2008, at her Platt Street residence in Swanton, Vt. A native of the Schuyler Falls, N.Y., area, Mrs. Maulding has resided in the Swanton community for the past eight years., Born in Schuyler Falls on April 7, 1921, she was the daughter of the late Floyd and Sophia (Paquette) Dashnaw. She attended schools in New York and on March 31, 1938, was married to Harold D. Maulding, who predeceased her on July 2,…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • McConnell, Joanne E.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                McCONNELL - Joanne E., of South Huntington on August 19, 2008. Beloved wife of the late James. Loving mother of Mary Jo (Kenneth) McCoy and Veronica (Robert) Polk. Cherished grandmother of Meghan, Shannon and James. Caring sister of Margaret Ellsworth, Teresa Decot and Mary (William) Fleming. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:45am Friday at St. Elizabeth R.C. Church, 175 Wolf Hill Road, Melville, NY. Interment to follow in St. Patrick Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to A.L. Jacobsen Funeral…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • McCreary, Muriel F.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  . In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to American Lung Association.,

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • McMeekin, Dale Goodwin

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • McPoland, Harry

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      MCPOLAND, Harry -In loving memory of our father who passed away two years ago today. Youre not forgotten father dear, Nor ever shall you be, As long as life and memories last, We shall remember thee. Sadly missed , YOUR CHILDREN,

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • McQuay, Betty

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Medina, Ramona

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          MEDINA - Ramona, of Ponce, Puerto Rico. Born March 15, 1999, died August 17, 2008. Beloved wife of 55 years to the late Vincent. Loving mother of Vincent Jr. (Noris), Manuel and Daniel (Priscilla). Cherished grandmother of Norman, Deborah, Michael, Michelle, Douglass and Christine and great-grandmother of nine great-grandchildren. Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Ramona and her husband were Co-Founders of the Central Baptist Church of Brooklyn, NY. Reposing at the Papavero Funeral Home, 72-27…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • 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.,

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Meeker, Robert C.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Meeker, Robert C. SARATOGA SPRINGS Robert C. Meeker, 88, died Tuesday, August 19, 2008. Survived by wife Mildred; children, Robert (Susan) Meeker of Durham, N.C. and Pamela Cross (companion Myron) of Schuylervillle; five granddaughters; five great-grand-children. Calling 4-7 p.m. August 21, Burke & Sons/Bussing & Cunniff Funeral Homes. Service at 7:00.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Meier, Herbert R.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Menchetti, Carl

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  MENCHETTI, Carl Chuck-Happy Birthday. Love always. JO, REBECCA AND ANDREA,

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Mensing, Marion

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Hanley Funeral Home, 60 New Dorp Lane, 8:00 P.M. Thursday. Private Entombment to follow Friday at Woodbridge Memorial Gardens. Visiting 2-4 and 7-9 Thursday.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Merrell, Mary E.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Mary E. Merrell of Harpursville Mary E. Merrell, 75, of Harpursville, died at 11:20 a.m., Wednesday, August 20, 2008, at Wilson Memorial Hospital. She was predeceased by her son, Christopher in 1971. She is survived by her daughter, Suzanne M. Merrell and Todd L. Cortwright, Pt. Crane, five sons and daughters-in-law, Mark D. and Jean Merrell, Vestal, David P. Merrell, Hillcrest, Kevin W. and Patricia Merrell, Endicott, Allan and Ruthann Merrell, Windsor, John P. and Debra Merrell, Conklin; 14 grandchildren,…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Miller, Everett L.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Miller, Richard

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          will be held 11 a.m., Friday at the Delmar Reformed Church, 386 Delaware Ave., Delmar. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Pl., Memphis, TN 38105-1942 or the Delmar Reformed Church, 386 Delaware Ave., Delmar, NY 12054.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Miller, Thomas Joseph

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            MILLER - Thomas Joseph, passed tragically doing the work that he loved on August 19, 2008. Beloved husband of 33 years to Veronica. Devoted dad of Jessica and Thomas. Loving brother of Teri, Mike, Peggy, and Kathy. Cherished son-in-law to Modesta and Nunzio. Reposing at the Giove Funeral Home 1000 Middle Country Rd. Selden, . Thursday, 7-9:30pm and Friday, 2-4 and 7-9:30pm. Mass of Christian Burial Saturday 9:45am Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers,…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Minter, Paul

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Moroney, Mae D.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                MORONEY - Mae D., of Middle Island formerly of Carle Place on August 19, 2008. Beloved wife of the late James. Dear mother of Douglas (Suzanne) Moroney and Patricia DeMasi. Cherished grandmother of Anthony, Christine and John. Loving aunt of Judy Schumann. The family will receive friends Thursday 7-9pm at the Donohue Cecere Funeral Home 290 Post Avenue, Westbury. Funeral Mass Friday 11am at Our Lady of Hope R.C. Church, Carle Place. Interment following in Holy Rood Cemetery.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Moy, Edith (Christensen)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  MOY - Edith (nee Christensen)August 19, 2008; wife of Sidney A. Moy; mother of Mrs. Darrel (Suzanne) Miller, Rosalind MacLeod and Glenn Moy; also survived by seven grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends may call at the CARLTON A. ULLRICH FUNERAL HOME INC., 8630 Transit Rd., East Amherst (same location as Dengler &Roberts) 1 mile north of Maple Rd., just past Klein, Friday 9:30-10:30 AM at which time the Funeral Service will take place. Flowers gratefully declined.,

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Murphy, Francis M.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    MURPHY - Francis M. Age 89 of North Tonawanda and formerly of the Tw. of Tonawanda and South Buffalo, August 19, 2008 at his residence. Husband of Myrtle Babe Murphy who died in 2000, father of Marsha (Stephen) Nieman and Patricia A. Daumen, step father of Gregory M. Foels and Dennis (Dr. Leonore) Foels, grandfather of Christopher Foels, Kate Franny (David) Cowan, Shaun Foels and Cary M. Daumen, brother of Kathleen McNamara and the late Marie C. Lucas. Also survived by nieces and nephews. Friends may call…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Murray, Loretta L. (Volosevich)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Loretta L. (Volosevich) Murray formerly of Binghamton Loretta L. (Volosevich) Murray, age 78, formerly of Binghamton and Windsor, New York, went to be the Lord August 16, 2008 at Hospice of Volusia/Flagler in Orange City, Florida. Born in Johnson City, she moved to Deltona, Florida in 1985 upon her retirement from the Singer-Link Corporation. She was predeceased by her husband, James T. Murray; and son, David C. Mondell. She is survived by her stepmother, Mary Volosevich, Johnson City, N.Y.; two…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Myers, Helen

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Helen Myers formerly of Montrose, Pa. Helen Myers, 88, a resident of Greenfield, formerly of Montrose, Pa., passed away Monday, August 18, 2008, at Regency Place Nursing Home, Greenfield, Ind. She was born August 2, 1920 in Sayre, Pennsylvania to the late Frank and Margaret (Van Horn) Shaffer. Helen worked in manufacturing at Rosen Brothers in Binghamton, N.Y. and also was a bus driver for the Montrose school system. While living in Pennsylvania she was a member of the Bridgewater Baptist Church. She was…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Napierala, Lorraine L. (Kacprowicz)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          NAPIERALA - Lorraine L. (nee Kacprowicz)August 20, 2008, of Cheektowaga, NY; beloved wife of the late Richard; dearest mother of James (Diane) and Lisa (Michael) Mason; grandmother of Nora, Jackson, Matthew and Steven; sister of Patricia, Nancy and the late Casimir, John and Timothy; also survived by nieces and nephews. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday morning at 10:00 at Resurrection Church (please assemble at church). Family will be present to receive friends Friday from 4-9 PM at the…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Newton, Ervine E.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            NEWTON - Ervine E. August 18, 2008. Beloved husband of Greta M. (nee Ritts) Newton; dearest father of Sondra M. Stuckey, and the late Dawn M. Newton; grandfather of Deana Petersen, Michelle (Bryce) Jones, Gregory and Michael Stuckey; great grandfather of Alyssa, Brianna, Gracie, Chloe, and Luke; also survived by his nieces Sherri, Pat, Barb, and Sue. Family will be present at the MATTHEW C. OKONIEWSKI FUNERAL HOME INC., 1168 Walden Ave (at Gualbert), Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial at…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Newton, Velma B.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PLATTSBURGH -- Velma B. Newton, 76, formerly of Zephyrhills and Sun City Center, Fla., passed away Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2008, at her daughter's house in Plattsburgh, N.Y. She was surrounded by her family at the time of her passing., Velma was born Aug. 29, 1931, in Plattsburgh, N.Y., to Roy I. and Elizabeth (Turner) Blake. She married Garth R. Newton on May 14, 1950, in Lake Placid, N.Y., Velma co-founded Newton Welding Supply with Garth and they operated the business for 51 years. She belonged to the…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Nordin, Harry W.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Nuccio, Stephen L.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  NUCCIO - Stephen L., formerly of Queens Village, on August 15, 2008. Beloved husband of Mary. Loving and devoted father of Stephen, Theresa (James) and Joseph (Felicia) and the late Mary. Proud grandfather of Nicholas, Katherine and Joseph Jr. US Navy Veteran. Visiting Thursday 2 to 5 and 7 to 9:30pm at Thomas F. Dalton Funeral Home, 29 Atlantic Avenue, Floral Park. Funeral Mass Friday 9:45 at Our Lady of Lourdes R.C. Church, Queens Village. Interment Holy Rood Cemetery, Westbury. Memorial contributions may…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • OBrian, Adele E. "Skip" (Erikson)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    OBRIAN - Adele E. Skip (nee Erikson)Of Hamburg, August 19, 2008; beloved wife of the late Buddy OBrian; dearest mother of Joanne (David) Osborne and Bette (Peter) Liddon; fun and cherished grandmother of Christine (Patrick) Towns of TN, Jill Merrill and Dylan (Stephanie) Osborne of St. Thomas, VI, Spencer Liddon and Sydney Liddon; adoring great grandmother of Abigail; sister of the late Elizabeth Murphy; survived by nieces and nephews. Family and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Talk Saturday…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • PATRICIA M. ‘PATTI’ SCHILLACI

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Patricia M. “Patti” Schillaci, 48, of White Springs Road, Geneva, formerly of Hornell, passed away peacefully at home Sunday morning (Aug. 17, 2008), surrounded by her loving family, following a courageous battle with cancer. Born in Elmira on June 15, 1960, she was the daughter of Kenneth and Corrine (O’Dell) Backer, both deceased. Patti grew up in Hornell and was a graduate of Hornell High School, class of 1978. She received her associate’s degree in computer programming from SUNY Alfred and…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Pagano Jr., Michael A.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        PAGANO - Michael A. Jr. PFC-US Army 2004-2006 Michael began his journey, October 25, 1985. He departed this life to soon to join God and the Angels, August 18, 2008. He was a cherished son, brother, friend and soldier. Dearest and beloved son of Michael Sr. and Doni (Browne) Pagano; brother of Margo and Taylor, Dino Thomas, Carmen Miranda III, Graham and Dawn Pagano. He will be deeply missed by several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews; dearest grandson of Hazel Browne and William (Sharon) Browne,…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Palmateer Sr., George H.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Palmateer, George Sr. SARATOGA SPRINGS George H. Palmateer Sr., 67, died Tuesday, August 19, 2008. He was a truck driver for over 40 years and worked 12 years for Springer Waste. Survived by wife of 48 years, Sandra; children, John, Tim, Harold, Dale, George, Andrew, Michael, Sandra Sanders and Dorothy Preece; siblings; grandchildren. Calling 9-11 a.m. Friday, Burke & Sons/Bussing & Cunniff Funeral Homes. Service at 11:00.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Palmieri, Richard A.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            as a draftsman. He was a communicant of St. John the Evangelist Church. Richard was a very hard worker, which earned him the nickname "The Bull". Every year he could be found enjoying the Saratoga Race Track with his seven children. Richard is predeceased by his brother, Salvatore Palmieri. Survivors include his beloved wife, Michaelena "Mickey" Ruggiero Palmieri, whom he married December 26, 1949; their loving children, Ann Marie Pewarski, Esq. and her husband Glen of Garden City, L.I.,…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Paoletti, Maxine L. (Malone)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              will receive friends on Thursday (Today) and Friday 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the MASON-SITTNIEWSKI FUNERAL HOME, 154 Weimar St. at Casimir St. (362-0199). Maxines funeral mass will be celebrated Saturday at 9:30 AM in St. Casimirs Church (please assemble at church). In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be directed to Hospice of Buffalo or Gildas Club of Western New York.,

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Pasiecznik, Emil (Pasnik)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PASIECZNIK (Pasnik) - Emil August 17, 2008, of Lackawanna, NY, beloved husband of the late Annette (nee Dziechiarz); dearest father of Gerald (Judy), Christine (Jim) Collingwood, Carol, Mary Jane (Bill) Greene; grandfather of 9 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Family will receive friends at THE COLONIAL MEMORIAL CHAPELS INC, 3003 South Park Ave. Lackawana NY Thursday only 4-8 PM. Memorial Mass from Our Lady of Victory Basilica, Friday, August 22, 2008 at 9:30 AM (please assemble in church). Flowers…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Peat, Barbara Ann

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Peat, Barbara Ann TROY Barbara Ann Wilzback Peat, 59, of Oxford Circle, Troy died Sunday, August 17, 2008 at Samaritan Hospital embraced by her loving family. Born in Bay Shore, N.Y. she was the daughter of the late Conrad L. and Rolaine M. Ayasse Wilzback and beloved wife of Robert Peat of Troy. Barbara was a resident of the Capital District for most of her life and graduated from Dryden High School in Dryden, N.Y. She attended SUNY Oswego and graduated from Hudson Valley Community College with an…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Perla, Samuel C.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    will be present Friday 4-8 at the HOY FUNERAL HOME INC., 3855 Seneca St., West Seneca, where prayers will be said Saturday morning at 9:30, followed by a funeral service at Ebenezer United Church of Christ at 10 AM. Friends invited.,

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Picone, Salvatore J.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PICONE, Salvatore J -Remembering a wonderful husband &father on his 6th anniversary. We cherish the memories of happpy times together &hold the gift of your love close to our hearts. Always in our thoughts, forever in our hearts.LOVE COL, LEN &MISSY,

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Pino, Richard A. I. "Dick"

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Piotrowski, Henry

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Meislohn-Silvie Funeral Home, 1289 Forest Ave, P.R., on Friday 9:45 A.M. Mass of Christian Burial St. Adalbert's R.C. Church 10:30 A.M. Interment St. Peter's Cemetery. Friends will be received Thursday 2-4, 7-9 P.M. Meislohn-Silvie Funeral Home Family Owned

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Prosser, Harry J.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          are invited to call at noon Friday, Aug. 22, at the Hall & Peet Funeral Home, Delhi, where funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. by the Rev. Olah Kubik, with burial following in Andes Rural Cemetery. Memorial contributions to Andes Emergency Squad will be appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to Robert A. Peet, Delhi.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Pullano, Michael Julian

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Pulver, David L. "Dee"

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Quatrini, Virginia

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Ranellucci, Elizabeth P.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Ranellucci, Elizabeth P. ALBANY Elizabeth P. Ranellucci, 66, passed away Tuesday, August 19, 2008 at Albany Medical Center Hospital after a long history of illness. Born in Dublin, Ireland, the daughter of Michael and Christina Whelan, she lived in the United States for over 40 years. Elizabeth worked as a waitress at Friendly's Restaurant on Central Ave. in Albany for over 20 years. She later worked at Albany Medical Center as a patient information associate, retiring in 2007. Elizabeth was an avid…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Reineke, Blanche A.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    s will be held on Friday at 11 a.m. from the Wm. Leahy Funeral Home, 336-3rd Street, Troy. Interment will follow in Elmwood Hill Cemetery. Family and friends are invited and may call on Thursday from 4-8 p.m. at the funeral home.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Richard A. Pino I

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Richard A. “Dick” Pino I, 60, of Covington, died Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2008 at his home. He was employed with Dalrymple Gravel and Contracting Company and served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War. Survivors include his son, Richard A. Pino II of Blossburg; two daughters, Nicole Thall of Middlebury Center and Bell Johnson of Covington; a brother, Jack Pino and three sisters, Susan Tokarz, Dianne Linam and Glenda Moore. Calling hours are 6-8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22, at the Jacquelyn A. Buckheit 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…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Rinebold, Lynn R.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          RINEBOLD, Lynn R. Age 64, of Gillett, PA, passed away Monday, March 31st, 2008, at the Bath Veterans Hospital, Bath, NY after a courageous battle with cancer. Lynn was the son of the late Earl Rinebold. He was born in Elmira, NY December 16th, 1943. Lynn is survived by his mother, Ruth Wheet Rinebold of Port Charlotte, FL; sister, Gayle (Richard) Sturdevant of Gillett, PA; brother, Lee Rinebold of Port Charlotte, FL; ex-wife, Donna Cokley of Wilkes-Barre, PA; daughter and son-in-law, Heidi and Gerald Price…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Rivera, Iris

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Rizzo, Rose M.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              s will be held on Friday 9:15 a.m. in the Daniel Keenan Funeral Home, 490 Delaware Ave., Albany thence to Holy Spirit Church, 667 Columbia Turnpike, E. Greenbush where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. Relatives and friends are invited and may also call at the funeral home on Thursday 4-8 p.m. Interment, St. Agnes Cemetery, Menands. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of Rose to the Resurrection Nursing Home, 90 N. Main St., Castleton, NY 12203.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Robinson, Dorline

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                ROBINSON - Dorline, 47, of Ridge, NY and Bridge Port, CT on August 16, 2008. Cherished mother of Eric T. Robinson Sr., La'Dreama and La'Draya Macon. Devoted daughter of Virigina and the late Charles Robinson. Loving sister to Anthony Mason, Marvin Robinson, Kenny Robinson, Judon Robinson and Sylvia Robinson. Dear grandmother to Eric T. Robinson Jr. In lieu of flowers and donations you can call (631)294-5730.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Roelofs, Professor H. Mark

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  ROELOFS - Professor H. Mark August 17, 2008. Husband of Sarah (DeLozier) Roelofs; Father of Sarah, Andrew (Ann), Cora, and Daniel Roelofs; Step-father of Olga, Gurion (Sara) and Seth (Arlene) Blattman. Brother of Joan Garber, Miriam Ellis; Grandson of the late Elbert and Alice Hubbard. Also survived by eight grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. A Memorial Service will be held at South Wales Presbyterian Church, 2532 Emery Road South Wales, NY 14139, Sunday at 2:00 PM. Friends invited. Flowers…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Roma Sr., Francis V.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Francis V. Roma, Sr. of Conklin Francis V. Roma, Sr. passed away surrounded by his family on Saturday, August 16, 2008. He was predeceased by his son-in-law, Jack Schwartz. He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Lois; three sons and one daughter-in-law, Michael J. Roma, Steven F. Roma, Francis V. and Pam Roma, Jr., all of Conklin; three daughters, Deanna Schwartz, Conklin, Sonya Florence, Binghamton, Brittany M. Roma, Conklin; four grandchildren; one sister and brother-in-law, Gina and Philip Rea,…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Rote, Allen E.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      and friends are invited to attend a gathering for Allen on Saturday, August 23rd at 1 p.m. at his parent's house at 85 Rotary Road Ext, Chemung, NY. Arrangements have been entrusted to the James D. Barrett Funeral Home.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Roth, Herman J.

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

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Santaniello, Ralph P.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            SANTANIELLO - Ralph P., on August 19, 2008. Devoted husband of Josephine. Beloved father of Jenna, and Jessica. Loving brother of Robert (Angela), and Gina (Charlie). Reposing Thursday 2-5 and 7-9:30pm at Mangano Funeral Home, Inc., 1701 Deer Park Ave., Deer Park. Funeral Mass Friday 9:45am Saint Joseph's R.C. Church. Interment Calverton National Cemetery.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Sayre, Francis T.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Schreiber Jr., Edward J. "Pete"

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Schreiber Jr., Edward J. (Pete)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    SCHREIBER - Edward J. Jr. PeteAttica: August 20, 2008. Loving husband of Sandra Schreiber (Wichert) and the late Shirley Schreiber (Gilliatt). Father of Terry Lee (Richard Post) Grden; grandfather of Joshua and Jeffree Grden; step-father of James (Margaret) Crum, Terry (Darlene) Crum, Jeffrey Crum and Linda (Michael) Estep; step-grandfather of Nathan (Nikki) Crum, Kelley (Aaron) Dent, Courtney Crum, Cody Crum, Jordan Estep, Garrett Estep, Rachel Strange, Emily Strange and Haylie Hammond. Also survived by 6…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Schroeder, Helen B.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      SCHROEDER - Helen B., of Levittown on August 19, 2008. (Member of Ladies VFW Post 9592) Beloved wife of the late James E. Devoted mother of James X., Jeffrey T. (the late Angel), Barbara A. Piccirillo (Dennis) and John D. (Patricia). Cherished sister of Mary Davis and George Weber. Adored grandmother of eight and great grandmother of one. Friends may call Thursday 2-5 and 7-9pm at the Thomas F. Dalton Funeral Homes, Levittown Chapel, 2786 Hempstead Tpke (2 blocks East of the Wantagh Pkwy). Funeral Mass…

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Shay, William R.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          will be present to receive friends Friday 2-4 and 6-8 at BEACH-TUYN FUNERAL HOME, INC., 5541 Main St., (at Cayuga Rd.) Williamsville. Friends are invited to attend a Memorial Service Saturday morning at 10 oclock in St. Pauls Evangelical Lutheran Church, 68 Eagle St., Williamsville, NY 14221. Flowers gratefully declined. Memorials may be made to Roswell Park Cancer Institute, St. Pauls Evangelical Lutheran Church or Hospice Foundation.,

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Spellacy, Ann B.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              s will be held in the Hans Funeral Home, 1088 Western Ave., Albany, Friday morning at 8:15, and from there to St. Margaret Mary's Church, Homestead St., Albany at 9:00. Relatives and friends are invited and may call at the funeral home Thursday from 4-7 p.m.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Stoter, John F.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                STOTER - John F. Of Crittenden Rd., Akron, NY, August 18, 2008, husband of Roberta Strang Stoter; father of Sue (Bob) Williams and Ken (Cindy) Stoter; grandfather of four grandchildren. No prior visitation. A Memorial Service will be held at Crittenden Presbyterian Church on Saturday, August 23 at 11 AM. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Crittenden Presbyterian Church, 3320 Crittenden Rd., Crittenden, NY 14038. Arrangements by C.B. BEACH &SON MORTUARY INC., Corfu, NY.,

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Strype, Sheila P.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    STRYPE - Sheila P., on August 19, 2008. Long-time resident of Seaford. Beloved wife of the late Edward. Devoted mother of Edward (Vicki), Peter, Patricia Stewart (Michael) and Margaret Kenzie (Brion). Loving sister of Bernadette Fearon and Joan Lasher. Also survived by her cherished grandchildren Mehgan, Joseph, Dana, Brenna and Zhenna. Reposing at the Charles G. Schmitt Funeral Home Inc., 3863 Merrick Road, Seaford, NY (2 traffic lights East of Rt 135). Mass of Christian Burial Friday 11am at St. William…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Sullivan, Elaine R.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Thomas H. Darcangelo

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Thomas H. Darcangelo, age 87, of Hendersonville, TN passed away on Saturday, August 16, 2008.  He is survived by his daughters Helene Grace, Kathleen Melchior, and Dorothy Cox, grandchildren Paul Grace; Allison (Steven) Chen; Michael Grace; Elizabeth (John) Potocsnak Adam (Ashley) Cox; Caitlin Melchior, and Sarah Melchior, and 4 great grandchildren.  He was predeceased by his wife Marion Darcangelo.  A graveside service will be held at Bath National Cemetery on Friday, September 26, 2008 at 1:00pm. …

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Thomas Jr., Abraham

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Thomas, Garth Johnson

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Tilton, Nancy McBlair Payne

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  of Bassett President's Forum. Nancy is survived by a stepson, Webster Tilton III, and his wife, Ellen Witter-Tilton, of Tucson, Ariz.; three stepgrandchildren, Webster Tilton IV, Colin Witter-Tilton and Kindall Johnson; and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her dear husband of 42 years, Webster Tilton Jr., who died Nov. 9, 2006; and her two brothers, James Keith Payne and Brooke McBlair Payne. The Office of The Burial of the Dead will be offered at 3 p.m. Saturday afternoon, Aug. 23, 2008,…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Tufillaro, Julia F.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    TUFILLARO, Julia F. A prayer service was held at the Kalec Funeral Home Wednesday, August 20, 2008 by Father Thomas O'Brien followed by her Mass of Christian Burial at 10 AM in St. Patrick's Church, Presider, Rev Thomas O'Brien; Altar Servers, Bradan Yorke and Robert Lagonegro; Organist, Joe Barber; Cantor, Maggie Thurber; Communion Ministers, Dan Yorke and Sr. Conleth; Placing of the Pall on the Casket by Jimmy Tufillaro &Loretta Tufillaro; Placing of Prayer Book &Rosary by Pelham…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Unangst, Ernestyne E.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      will be at a later date. Roberts Funeral Homes Bruce Chapel West, Ocala, Fla. is in charge of arrangements. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to your favorite charity. Messages may be sent to the family at

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • VINCENT L. MAHANY

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Vincent L. Mahany, 86, formerly of Yankee Lane, Town of Hornellsville, died early Tuesday morning (Aug. 19, 2008) at McAuley Manor in North Hornell, after a long illness. Born in Fort Fairfield, Maine on July 10, 1922, he was a former resident of Arkport and had resided in the Town of Hornellsville for more than 45 years. While residing in Maine, Vince was a potato farmer and before his retirement he was self employed as a contractor. He had been a communicant of St. Ann’s Church of Our Lady of the Valley…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Valentine, Mary

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          VALENTINE - Mary, age 87, of East Williston, Quogue and Vero Beach, died July 30th. She is survived by two sons and a daughter. A memorial service is on August 24th at 4:00pm in the Church of the Atonement, Quogue, NY.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • VanGelder, Marian W.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Vardabash, Gabriel F. "Mayor"

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Vinopal, David L.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                BLOOMINGDALE, N.Y. -- David L. Vinopal, 65, of St. Regis Street, Bloomingdale, N.Y., passed away Sunday, Aug. 17, 2008, at the Adirondack Medical Center in Saranac Lake, N.Y. He was born in Titusville, Pa., Nov. 12, 1942, the son of Edward and Josephine (Carey) Vinopal., Growing up, he found his life-long passion for music in the rolling hills of the Allegheny Mountains. David spent most of his childhood in Titusville before relocating to Big Rapids, Mich. He is a graduate of Eastern Michigan University,…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • WAYNE T. LABELL

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Wayne T. LaBell, 68, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, (Aug. 17, 2008) at Noyes Memorial Hospital in Dansville. Wayne was born July 18, 1940 in Washburn, Maine, a son of Joseph A. and Lena (Eulie) LaBell. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and a former employee of the Rochester Telephone Co., retiring after 32 years of dedicated service. He was a communicant and active member of Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church in Perkinsville. He delivered Eucharistic Adoration to Noyes Memorial Hospital and was a regular…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Wager Jr., Charles

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    WAGER - Charles Jr. 62, of Lewiston, NY, died Monday. He was the son of the late Charles and Doris (Rose) Wager), Sr. Survivors include, sister, Karen L. Wager; two nieces, Jennifer (Bruce) Avery and Maribeth Prantera; one aunt, Edith (late Ernest) Jones and many cousins and friends. Arrangements were entrusted to the OTTO REDANZ FUNERAL HOME (297-9007). For service times and to view full obituary, please visit,

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Wagner, John D.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      WAGNER - John D., on August 19, of Garden City. 54 years old. Beloved husband of Karen (nee Graffeo). Loving father of Andrea and John Paul. Cherished and loving grandfather of Ava. Devoted brother of Brian (Rosemary), Kathleen Naccari (Nick), Dennis (Susan), Mike and Andy (Kim). Loving uncle to many nieces and nephews and special Godfather. Visiting at the Fairchild Chapel, Franklin Ave. and 12th St., Garden City on Thursday 6-9pm and Friday 2-4 and 7-9pm. Mass of Christian Burial on Saturday 9:30am St.…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Waite, Harvey F.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Waite, Harvey F. BROOKSVILLE, Fla. Harvey F. Waite, 68, passed away August 19, 2008. A retired NYS Trooper for 20 years in the Capital District. Survivors, wife, Congresswoman Ginny Brown-Waite; daughters, Lorie (Randy) Busiere, Danene (Joseph) Mitchell, Jeannine O'Neill; grandchildren; sister, Barbara Webber; brother, Wayne Waite. Arrangements, Turner Funeral Homes Spring Hill Chapel; (352) 796-9661.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Walker, Mildred E. (Waller)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          WALKER - Mildred E. (nee Waller)August 18, 2008. Beloved mother of Alfred Walker Sr, Phyllis Walker, Linda (Kevin) Frazier, Cynthia Walker, and the late Myron Walker Sr.; grandmother of 12; great-grandmother of 10; sister of Samuel Waller, Carrie Thomas, John Waller, and predeceased by three sisters and a brother; also survived by nieces and nephews. Family will be present Friday 11 AM - 1 PM at (Delaware Chapel) AMIGONE FUNERAL HOME, INC. 1132 Delaware Ave. (near W. Ferry), where funeral services will…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Walker, Robert Eugene

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            time in the Navy through retirement. He is survived by his beloved wife of 47 years, Kay Walker; his loving children, Jan Bourassa and husband Stephen, and Dale Walker and wife Lisa Finkell Walker. He was the proud grandfather of S.J. and Christopher Bourassa and Dustin, Kyle and Bailey Walker. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his sister, Joan Walker-Pierce. Relatives and friends are invited to call on Friday from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Applebee Funeral Home, 403 Kenwood Ave., Delmar. Services…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Waters, John Heath

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              John Heath Waters of Johnson City John Heath Waters, 64, died August 19, 2008. John was predeceased by his wife, Mary and his parents, John Waters and Vera Brett. He is survived by his daughter, Robin Coleman and daughter-in-law, Connie Hasto; sons, James S., Chris and Tom Waters and LeeAnn Tondeur; grandchildren, Adam Coleman, Amber Coleman, and Tom Waters; sisters, Fran Hooper and Pat Hummer; and many loved nieces and nephews. John was a spiritual man who enjoyed meeting people and spent many hours at the…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Weber, Raymond A.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Weed, Steven Lewis

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Steven Lewis Weed of Panama City, Fla. formerly of Binghamton Steven L. Weed, age 42, passed away unexpectedly on August 17, 2008 at Bay County Medical Center, Panama City, Fla. Steven was predeceased by his mother, Donna Polifroni. He is survived by his three daughters, Stephany, Heather and Tabitha Weed; his stepfather, Richard Polifroni; his fiance, Lizia Hardy; sister, Lynne and Ron Goodspeed; his brothers, Clarence "Bill" Weed and Richard Polifroni, Jr.; also several nieces, nephews, aunts…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Wolcott Jr., Lewis J.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Lewis J. Wolcott, Jr. of Binghamton, N.Y. Funeral Services for Lewis J. Wolcott, Jr. will be held Thursday, August 21, 2008, 1:30 p.m. at the Wm. R. Chase and Son Funeral Home, 44 Exchange Street, Binghamton, N.Y. with the Rev. John R. Martinichio. Burial will be in Vestal Hills Memorial Park. Friends may call at the funeral home Thursday from 12:30 until the time of service. In lieu of flowers, those wishing kindly consider memorial contributions in Lewis' memory to a charity of your choice.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Zinn, Kenneth

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