Friday, August 1, 2008

New York Daily Obituaries 08/01/08


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

    • Abt, Laura

      Middletown, NY Laura M. Abt, a resident of Middletown since 1938 when she moved with her husband, Kenneth B. Abt to share one room in her in-laws modest home, died July 30, 2008 at Park Manor in Middletown. She is survived by three sons: Kenneth J. and Weldon A. Abt of Middletown and Kevin R. Abt of Sharon, VT; six grandchildren: Lisa, David and Colin Abt of Middletown, Peter Abt of Bedford, NY, Cala Abt of Boston, MA, and Kimberly Abt of Sharon, MA; five great-grandchildren: Guillermo and Gabriela Munoz,…

      • Alishauskas, John L.

        NEW BERLIN _ John L. Alishauskas, 80 years old, of New Berlin, passed away June 9, 2008, at his home in Stuart, Fla. A memorial service will be at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2008, at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, New Berlin, with the Rev. Charles Taylor officiating. Burial will follow in St. Andrew's Cemetery, New Berlin. Memorial donations may be made to the New Berlin Rotary Club or the New Berlin Library. Arrangements by Dakin Funeral Home LP.

        • Andersen, Anders C.

          Ellenville, NY Anders C. Andersen of Ellenville, a life long resident, died Thursday, July 31, 2008, at his home after a long illness. He was 73. Anders owned and operated a number of local trucking, sanitation and poultry businesses. He was active in community affairs and served as the Town of Wawarsing Court Officer for many years. The oldest son of Holger and Ragna Hansen Andersen, Sr., he was born October 27, 1934 in Ellenville. Anders is survived by his wife, Sandra Delamarter Andersen, at home; five…

          • Anderson, Cynthia R.

            ANDERSON - Cynthia R. Of West Seneca, NY; July 29, 2008; beloved wife of John P, Anderson; dearest sister of Wesley (Kathleen) Dust; also survived by two nieces, one nephew and one great niece. No prior visitation. Relatives and friends are invited to a memorial service Friday morning at 10 AM at St. Johns Lutheran Church, (Clinton St. &Union Rd.) West Seneca. Arrangements by HOY FUNERAL HOME INC. Memorials to Hospice Buffalo Inc., or the American Diabetes Association,

            • Andrews, Ruth E.

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

              • Arthur Thomas Moran, Jr.

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

                • Ashbaugh, Ethel L.

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

                  • Bagnara, Rose (Caiazza)

                    may call 4-8 PM Friday (today) at the Falvo Funeral Home, 1295 Nine Mile Pt. Rd. (Rte 250). Funeral Mass 10 AM Saturday at St. Ambrose Church (Empire Blvd.). Interment, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.

                    • Beato, Shirley M. (Best)

                      BEATO - Shirley M. BestJuly 29, 2008, beloved wife of Joseph C. Beato; mother of Joseph M., Francis (Sandra) Beato and the late Sherylann Lewin; also survived by six grandchildren, one great-grandchild, nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Service at Lord of Life Lutheran Church, 1025 Borden Rd., Depew, Saturday, 10 AM. Arrangements by the CARLTON A. ULLRICH FUNERAL HOME INC.,

                      • Bernard A. Taverni

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

                        • Bidell, Gene H.

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

                          • Bolden, Hiram George

                            will be held on Saturday, August 2, from 10 a.m. to 12 noon at the Bethlehem Temple Church, Fairground Rd. in Monticello. His funeral service will be held at 12 noon on Saturday, August 2, with The Rev. Rochelle Allen officiating at the church under the direction of Bishop Mervin Armstead. Burial will follow at the Rock Ridge Cemetery in Monticello. Arrangements are under the direction of the VanInwegen-Kenny, Inc., Funeral Home, Monticello. For additional information please visit

                            • Broadbent, Robert Eric

                              Robert Eric Broadbent, 95, of Palmetto, FL, formerly of Niagara Falls, NY, died on July 29, 2008.Son of the late Edwin and Rachel (Harrison) Broadbent. Husband of the late Margaret (Carlson); survived by son, Gerald Broadbent, St. Petersburg, FL; daughter, Linnea LoPresti, Malta, NY; granddaughter, Donna LoPresti Wegfehrt (Russell Wegfehrt), Marina, CA; great-granddaughter, Ella Wegfehrt; and several nieces and nephews.He was a manager for Olin Chemical Corp., retiring in 1974. Robert relocated to Ellenton,…

                              • Brownell, Walter R.

                                Brownell, Walter R. Irondequoit: July 29, 2008. Survived by his wife of 65 years, Betty Brownell; his sisters, Betty Rockwell, Mary Lou Brownell and Nina Kendrick of IN. Walter was a longtime member of the North Baptist Church. All are invited to attend Walter's Memorial Service at North Baptist Church, Monday, August 11th at 11 AM. In his memory, expressions of sympathy may be directed to the North Baptist Church, 2052 St. Paul St., 14621. THOMAS FUNERAL CHAPEL INC. 4545 LAKE AVENUE 663-3837

                                • Brunt, Maurice D.

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

                                  • Burnett, Marceline L. "Marcy"

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

                                    • Cannan, John J. "Jack"

                                      Cannan, John J. "Jack" Irondequoit: Thursday, July 24, 2008 at the age of 91. Loving husband, father, grandfather and uncle passed away peacefully in his sleep. He joins his loving wife of 66 years, Corinne Cannan. He was a WWII veteran serving in the Pacific Theater, a retiree of Kodak, inventor and was an accomplished photographer. He is survived by his children, John Cannan, Dennis (Carol) Cannan and Susan (Stephen) Curtice; 6 loving grandchildren, Charles, Jacob and Travis Cannan, Sarah and…

                                      • Case, Genevieve M. "Bee"

                                        will be held on Sunday, August 3, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the VanInwegen-Kenny, Inc. Funeral Home, 401 Broadway in Monticello. Her Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday, August 4, at 10 a.m. at St. Peter's Church, Broadway & Liberty St., Monticello. Burial will follow at the St. Peter's Cemetery in Monticello. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or to the charity of one's choice. Arrangements are under the…

                                        • Caswell, Richard C.

                                          Richard C. Caswell entered into rest Tuesday, July 29, 2008 at home, under the care of Hospice. Born in Lockport on December 11, 1943, he was the son of Daniel Martin Caswell and Mary Tomanio Caswell. Richard retired from Harrison Radiator after 35 years. He was a member of St. Joseph's Church. Richard played bass guitar for years and loved going to Tim Horton's for his morning coffee.Beloved father of Mark (Annette) Caswell, Kelley (Larry) Bryer and Dennis (Tammy) Caswell; step-father of Vicki…

                                          • Chamberlain, Dorothy M.

                                            Dorothy M. Chamberlain formerly of Binghamton Dorothy M. Chamberlain, 86, passed away peacefully Wednesday, July 30, 2008, at the Willow Point Nursing Home, Vestal. Dorothy was born July 23, 1922 in Barnesboro, Pa. She is predeceased by her husband, Norval; a daughter, Ruth Anne; and several brothers and sisters. She is survived by two daughters and a son-in-law, Sandra Klempka, Binghamton, Jane and Richard Meisel, Haines City, Fla.; one son, Richard Chamberlain, Seattle, Wash.; and several grandchildren…

                                            • Champlin, Alice C.

                                              Alice C. Champlin, 76, of Medina, NY, went to be with her Lord on Monday, July 28, 2008 at ECMC, Buffalo, NY. Born on July 12, 1932 in Buffalo, NY, she was the daughter of the late Elmer and Mildred (Harvey) O?Day.Alice grew up in Kenmore, NY and married the late Stephen J. Champlin, Jr. on December 24, 1951. Together they made their home in Medina and raised four children. She was employed as a bookkeeper with the former Anderson Motors Sales of Medina and also worked for E and M Enterprises of Middleport,…

                                              • Charlotte M. Alderson

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

                                                • Christine Margetiak Pecoroni

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

                                                  • Ciszewski, Josephine M.

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

                                                  • Clark, Michael D.

                                                    are invited Sunday 6-9 at God's Vision Ministries, 694 Hudson Ave. Funeral Services Monday 11 AM at the Church. Rev. Burnice Green, Officiating. Interment Riverside Cemetery. Arr.: Serenity Hills Funeral Chapel 1125 St. Paul St.

                                                    • Cole, Floyd Clinton

                                                      hours will be held from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Sunday, August 3 at the Ralston-Lippincott-Hasbrouck-Ingrassia Funeral Home, Inc., 72 W. Main St., Middletown, NY. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, August 4 at the funeral home. Burial will be at Wallkill Cemetery, Phillipsburg, NY. Memorial contributions may be made in his name to the Hospice of Orange & Sullivan Counties, Inc., 800 Stony Brook Ct., Newburgh, NY 12550. Arrangements by Ralston-Lippincott-Hasbrouck-Ingrassia Funeral Home,…

                                                      • Cook, Florence Wilson

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

                                                        • Cozzo, Adelina

                                                          Cozzo, Adelina Irondequoit: July 30, 2008. Predeceased by brothers and sisters. Survived by nieces and nephews. Rosetta and Lee Campanella, Sal LaPorta, Mary Salvia, Mary (Vic) Travaglianti; great-nieces, nephews. Calling Friday 4-8 at the Falvo Funeral Home, 1395 North Goodman St. Funeral Saturday 10:30 from the Funeral Home and 11 at St. Ann's Chapel. Entombment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. The family wishes to thank the Staff at St. Ann's Home, 3rd floor for their care-giving.

                                                          • Cretella, Nicholas

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                                                            • Currie, Barbara J.

                                                              • Dechau, Carl L.

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

                                                                • Di Gregorio, Angelo

                                                                  will be held today, Friday, August 1, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at Lazear-Smith & Vander Plaat Memorial Home, 17 Oakland Ave., Warwick, NY. A Funeral Mass will celebrated at 10 a.m., on Saturday, August 2, at St. Stephen's R.C. Church. Interment will follow in Warwick Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be sent to American Heart Assn., PO Box 3049, Syracuse, NY 13220. Arrangements by Lazear-Smith & Vander Plaat Memorial Home; 845-986-4331. For information, directions or to send…

                                                                  • Di Perna Sr., Joseph

                                                                    Colonial Funeral Home, 2819 Hylan Blvd., corner of Tysens Lane. Visiting hours Thursday and Friday 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. Funeral Mass Saturday 9:45 A.M. Holy Child Church. Entombment Resurrection Cemetery.

                                                                    • Dorward, Gloria D. (Bulman)

                                                                      Dorward, Gloria D. (Bulman) Oceanside, CA: Passed away peacefully Monday, July 28, 2008 in her home in Oceanside, CA at the age of 64 of lung cancer. Gloria leaves behind her loving and devoted husband of 36 years, Albert L. Dorward; 2 sons, Brice Dorward of Las Vegas, NV and Dale (Jeannine) Dorward of DesMoines, WA. Also 2 daughters, Yvonne Dorward Moore of Omaha, NE and Katherine (Thomas) Dorward Vanater of Zephyrhills, FL; 6 grandchildren, Anthony, Richard, Stephanie, Brandon, Brice Jr. &Marlanna;…

                                                                      • Dzenis, Maria

                                                                        Dzenis, Maria Rochester: Entered into eternal rest peacefully Friday, July 25, 2008. She is predeceased by her sister, Christine Clarke; and brother, Andreas Duermann. Survived by her daughters, Ingrid (Dan) McHugh, Ruby Dzenis, Carol Dzenis; grandchildren, David (Kelly) Fodor, Nancy Fodor, Jenna (Felix) Claudio, Lindsay Dzenis; great-grandchildren, Eric and Lauren Fodor; sister, Elizabeth Rieder of Germany; and niece and nephews. There will be no prior calling hours. Memorial Service will be held on…

                                                                        • FLORENCE WILSON COOK

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

                                                                          • Farkas Jr., Paul E.

                                                                            FARKAS, Paul E. Jr. -July 1, 2007. Dad, hazy August skies and sunlit afternoons rekindle precious memories of our afternoons together on the front porch telling wonderful stories and sharing memories.LOVE YOUR SON, JAMES PAUL,

                                                                            • Ferguson, Jean M. (Edwards)

                                                                              FERGUSON - Jean M. (nee Edwards)July 31, 2008. Beloved wife of the late William Ferguson; dear sister of Sylvia D. Schatz and Lucy B. Forth; loving aunt of four nephews. Friends may call Saturday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the JAMES W. CANNAN FUNERAL HOME, INC., (Southtowns Chapel) 3155 Orchard Park Road. In lieu of flowers donations may be sent to the charity of your choice. Jean was a member of the Church of the Transfiguration. A 50 year member of the Willimsville Rebekah Lodge #536. Online register book at…

                                                                              • Fiori, Anthony "Tony"

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

                                                                                • Fisher, Amy C.

                                                                                  • Flis Sr., Stanley

                                                                                    FLIS - Stanley Sr. July 30, 2008; Of Blasdell, NY; beloved husband of the late Martha (nee Drabek); dearest father of Margaret (Frank) Herron, Stanley (Nancy), James (Constance) and Joan (Roger) Peck; grandfather of nine and great-grandfather of eight; son of the late Francis and Josephine (Rachwalska) Flis; brother of the late Andrew, Louis, Herman, Frank, Helen, Eugenia and Henrietta; also survived by nieces and nephews. Services from THE COLONIAL MEMORIAL CHAPELS INC., 3003 South Park Ave., Lackawanna,…

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

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

                                                                                      • Frank Jr, Elmer A.

                                                                                        Mr. Elmer A. Frank, Jr. of Urbana, Md. Mr. Elmer A. Frank, Jr., 65, of Urbana, died on Wednesday, July 30, 2008, at his residence after a lengthy battle with cancer. He was husband of Mary Ann McDonough Frank, his wife of 44 years. Born on September 26, 1942, in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., he was the son of the late Elmer A. and Marguerite Klein Frank. Mr. Frank held various positions with IBM and Lockheed Martin during a 42 year career including controller of IBM in Owego, N.Y. from 1979-1983. He was a member of…

                                                                                        • Franta, Anna B.

                                                                                          will be held 9:30 a.m., Monday, August 4, 2008, at the Church of Holy Trinity. Craig Funeral Home Crematory Memorial Park is in charge of the arrangements.

                                                                                          • Frey, Irving T.

                                                                                            • Gary H. Kiddney

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

                                                                                              • Germano, Adeline M.

                                                                                                Germano, Adeline M. Irondequoit: July 29, 2008, age 82. Predeceased by her parents, James and Josephine Germano and her brothers, Carmen (Rose), Louis and Joseph Germano. Survived by her brothers, Vincent (Josephine) and Albert (Diane) Germano; sister-in-law, Lucille Germano; also many nieces, nephews; grand-nieces and grand-nephews. There will be no calling hours. Adeline's Funeral Mass will be celebrated Saturday at 11:30 AM in St. Mark's Church (54 Kuhn Rd.). Interment Holy Sepulchre. A special…

                                                                                                • Gingello, Eva

                                                                                                  Gingello, Eva Greece: Monday, June 30, 2008. She is predeceased by her parents, Jerome &Frances Anzalone; infant daughter, Ida Gingello; siblings, Joseph Anzalone, Frank Anzalone, Anthony Anzalone, Lawrence Anzalone and Margaret Weiss. She is survived by her children, Anthony (Karen) Gingello, Frances (Anthony) Minniti and Jerome Gingello; grandchildren, Jennifer (Joseph) Priore, Paul Minniti and Steven Minniti; great grandchildren, Mariana &Giada Priore; sisters in law, Josephine Anzalone, Connie…

                                                                                                  • Graham, Ruth I.

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

                                                                                                    • Gray, Scott Kent

                                                                                                      Gray, Scott Kent Canandaigua: July 29, 2008, age 51. He is survived by his former wife, Bonnie Gray of Farmington; 2 daughters, Brenda Gray of Farmington, Leanne Gray of Rochester; grandson, Evan Gray; parents, Richard and Kay Gray of Naples; 3 brothers, Douglas (Sharon) Gray of Geneva, Jamison (Nicole) Gray of CA., Bradley Gray of Canandaigua; 4 nieces, Katharine, Leslie, Stephanie and Amanda Gray. Scott was born April 17, 1957 in Massena, and was raised in Pittsford. He graduated from Pittsford Sutherland…

                                                                                                      • Grey, William Ralph

                                                                                                        William Ralph Grey of Windham, Pa. When someone you love becomes a memoryÂ….the memory becomes a treasureÂ….Our loving husband, father, grandfather and brother, William Ralph Grey, 69, of Windham, Pa. (RR 2, Rome, Pa.) passed away on Thursday, July 31, 2008, at his home. Bill was born on March 23, 1939 in Douglasville, Ga. and was a graduate of Northeast Bradford High School class of 1957. Following graduation Bill enlisted into the US Army and proudly served his country with the 82nd Airborne Division…

                                                                                                        • Hamilton, Constance "Connie"

                                                                                                          • Hamilton, Constance M.

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

                                                                                                            • Harriman, Vernon J.

                                                                                                              • Heller, Ellen G.

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

                                                                                                                • Hinton, Rose G.

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

                                                                                                                  • Holtz Jr., Ted M.

                                                                                                                    Holtz Jr., Ted M. RUTLAND,VT: Ted Martin Holtz Jr. 64, of Rutland died peacefully July 30th 2008 following a long battle with cancer. He was born August 11, 1943 in Iowa, the son of Ted M. and Marion (Ellison) Holtz. He grew up Webster, NY and graduated in 1962 from Webster High School. He married his high school sweetheart, Carol Conrose, in April, 1962. Ted enlisted into the US Air Force being honorably discharged in 1982. Survivors include his wife of 46 years Carol Holtz, a daughter Susan Holtz of…

                                                                                                                    • Howard, Clara

                                                                                                                      Ms. Clara Howard of Brockport, NY, passed away peacefully on July 24, 2008, at the age of 96. Clara was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary and was very active in the Home Bureau. She was predeceased by her husband, William Howard and their daughter, Rose Marie. She is survived by her brother, Edward Carlo; sister, Sadie (William) Carlo Monacell; granddaughter, Suzanne (Joseph) Ford Salvatore and great- granddaughter, Madison. She is also survived by her special friend and caregiver, Norma Jean Robinson; many…

                                                                                                                      • Hupp, Violet D.

                                                                                                                        HUPP - Violet D. July 31, 2008 of Angola, NY; beloved wife of the late Edwin Hupp; dear mother of Maxine (late David) Andreas, Michael (Trish), Matthew (Diane) Hupp, Marlene (Albert) Pope, Mark and Mitchell Hupp; grandmother of 10 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren; dear sister of Marlene Hartz; predeceased by four brothers and one sister; survived by many nieces and nephews. Friends may call Saturday from 1-4PM, followed by Funeral Service at 4PM at TheLATIMORE-SHIAVONE FUNERAL HOME, INC., 8434 N.…

                                                                                                                        • Jeffrey Arthur Veeder

                                                                                                                          Jeffrey Arthur Veeder, 57, of Syracuse, N.Y., formerly of Herkimer, N.Y., passed away at his home on June 3, 2008, after a long illness. He was the son of Arthur Veeder of Dansville, N.Y., and Jean Hanna, of Stafford, Tex. Jeffrey was predeceased by his wife Terri in October of 2006. Besides his parents, he is survived by his sisters, Mary Veeder Garcia, Sarah Smyder Brown of Missouri City, Tex., and Sharon Veeder of Seminole, Fla.; and a step-son Daniel Ward of Syracuse, N.Y. Burial is at 10 a.m. on Tue.,…

                                                                                                                          • John P. Gianas

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

                                                                                                                            • KENNY FITZGERALD FOSKEY

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

                                                                                                                              • Kavulich Sr., John

                                                                                                                                KAVULICH, John, Sr. -Five years have passed today. There remains not a day during which you are thought about, as a father, as a friend, as a gentleman who built a business that continues your legacy of sharing, support, and enriching the community. Your friends continue to honor you by sharing moments of your life whereby you showed kindness, humor, wisdom. We have but memories now. They are grand memories of a self-effacing man. YOUR SON,

                                                                                                                                • Keicher, Joanne (Bosiacki)

                                                                                                                                  KEICHER - Joanne (nee Bosiacki)Of Lackawanna, entered into rest July 29, 2008. Devoted mother of Craig (Kristina) Keicher, Erik (Jillian) Keicher and Stacy Keicher; loving daughter of the late Casmier and Ida (nee Szczepankiewcz) Bosiacki; dear sister of Richard Bosiacki, Thomas (Janice) Bosiacki, Joseph (Donna) Bosiacki and Edward (Christina) Bosiacki; also survived by relatives and friends. Relatives and friends may visit the LOMBARDO FUNERAL HOME (Southtowns Chapel), 3060 Abbott Rd. near Lake Ave. on…

                                                                                                                                  • King, Josephine M. (Diodate)

                                                                                                                                    Josephine M. (Diodate) King, 53, of Town of Niagara, NY, died Wednesday July 30, 2005, in Mount St. Mary's Hospital, Lewiston, NY, surrounded by her loving family, while under care of Niagara Hospice. She was born on July 11, 1955, in Niagara Falls, NY, the daughter of Anthony and Agnes (Multeri) Diodate.Josephine attended Hyde Park School, Gaskill Junior High and was a graduate of Niagara Falls High School, in 1973.She was employed by the Carborundum Company as an administrative secretary, from 1973 to…

                                                                                                                                    • Kyle, Violet H.

                                                                                                                                      KYLE - Violet H. July 31, 2008 of Medina. Loving wife of the late Melvin; dear mother of Wayne M. (Laura), Debrah (David) Carmer, Diane (Paul) Arndt; Beverly (William) Putt; 10 grandchildren, 1 great-grandson. Friends may call Friday 4-8 at COOPER FUNERAL HOME, 215 West Center st, Medina. Funeral Service Saturday at 11 AM Trinity Lutheran Church, 1212 West Ave., Medina. Memorials may be made to the Church.,

                                                                                                                                      • Kyle, Violet Helen

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

                                                                                                                                        • Lechanski, Irene T. (Steinert)

                                                                                                                                          LECHANSKI - Irene T. (Steinert)Of Hamburg, NY, July 30, 2008. Wife of the late Anthony J. Lechanski; mother of John (Nancy) and Michael (Elaine) Lechanski and Carol (Jeffrey) Blair; sister of the late Thaddeus and Stanley Steinert, Josephine Giardinia and Henry Steinert; grandmother of John, Anthony, Amy, Andrew, Daniel, Matthew, Thomas, Gregory and Lindsey; also survived by nieces and nephews. Friends may call Thursday 7-9, Friday 2-4 and 7-9 at LOOMIS OFFERS &LOOMIS, INC. HAMBURG CHAPEL, 207 Main St.,…

                                                                                                                                          • Leslie Mabbett Jr.

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

                                                                                                                                            • Loomis Sr., Kenneth L.

                                                                                                                                              (Albion) - Kenneth L. Loomis, Sr., age 77 years young, went home to his Lord Jesus Christ July 29, 2008. Ken is survived by his loving wife of 56 years, Margaret Wright Loomis; children, Barbara "Barb" (David) Metsinger of Perry, Darl (Peter) Lagueras of Rochester, Kenneth "Ken" (Debbie) Loomis, Jr. of New Jersey, Juanita "Nita" (Denny) Hewitt of Perry, Beverly "Bev" Barrett of Scio, Helen (Dale) Tillson of Bremerton, WA, John (Sarah) Loomis of Albion, Donella…

                                                                                                                                              • Lopez, Matthew David Lee

                                                                                                                                                Infant Matthew David Lee Lopez went to Jesus on Tuesday, July 29, 2008 in Inter-Community Hospital.Beloved son of Juanita L. Lopez; cherished grandson of Paul and Juanita Szafranski and Patricia Fritz and Elizabeth Szafranski; dear nephew of Tonya and Sarah Wooley, Tiffany and Jan ZB. Szafranski, Michael Haitsch, Nicki and Nina Beiter and Joshua Lopez; Godson of Melissa Apolito; also survived by many aunts, uncles and cousins. Predeceased by grandparents, Gerald R. Wheeler, Jan Szafranski; and cousin,…

                                                                                                                                                • Lowery, Norman

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

                                                                                                                                                  • MARION C. FERGUSON

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

                                                                                                                                                    • Malikowski, Anne

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

                                                                                                                                                    • Malloy, John

                                                                                                                                                      may call at the Fretthold Funeral Home Inc. 1241 Oliver St. at Ward Rd. in North Tonawanda on Thursday from 7-9 P.M. and Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. Funeral services will be held on Saturday at 9:30 A.M. from Abundant Life Assembly of God, 1001 E. Robinson St. in North Tonawanda, the Rev. Donald R. Lacey will officiate, interment in Acacia Park Cemetery. If so desired memorials may be made to the Odd Fellow Nursing Home or Niagara Hospice. Guest register available at

                                                                                                                                                      • Martin, Ethel

                                                                                                                                                        hours will be held from 4-8 p.m. on Friday, August 1 at the Strong-Basile Funeral Home, 4 Oak Street in Greenwood Lake, NY. Funeral Services will be held at 9 a.m. on Saturday, August 2 at the funeral home. Burial will be at Greenwood Cemetery in Brooklyn, NY. Arrangements by Strong-Basile Funeral Home, Greenwood Lake, NY, 845-477-8240.

                                                                                                                                                        • Martino, Sarah M.

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

                                                                                                                                                          • McGuire, Martha Anne

                                                                                                                                                            McGuire, Martha Anne Fairport: July 30, 2008. At age 42. Survived by parents, James and Patricia; sisters, Mary (David) Carbonaro, Chris (Jeff) Downs both of Fairport, Jennifer (Jeff) Acker of Ontario, NY; brother, Tim (Colleen) McGuire of Manhatten Beach, CA.; nieces and nephews, Alex and Danny Carbonaro, Andy and Megan McGuire, Emily and Jamie Downs, Jack Acker (her little baboo); faithful companions, Ducan "the wonder dog" and his friendly adversary Maggie Rose "the impish cat".…

                                                                                                                                                            • McQuiston, Earl

                                                                                                                                                              will be on Sunday, August 3 from 4-8 p.m. at the White & Venuto Funeral Home, 188 N. Plank Rd. (Rte 32), Town of Newburgh. Funeral services will be held on Monday at 10 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Cedar Hill Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of one's choice. Arrangements are by White & Venuto Funeral Home, Newburgh.

                                                                                                                                                              • Meyers, Robert E.

                                                                                                                                                                Meyers, Robert E. "Bob" Macedon: July 29, 2008, Robert "Bob" Earl Meyers, 71. He will be remembered by his loving &devoted wife of 25 years Elaine Ryan Meyers; sons, Walter (Sherry) Meyers of IL &Garry Akins II of Newark; daughters, Deborah Podolak of IL &Lorri (Doug) Keyton of Clyde; 8 grandchildren; brother, Gregg (Renee) Meyers of Churchville; sister, Gail Meyers of E. Rochester; several nieces &nephews; mother-in-law Edith Ryan. Bob was predeceased by his son, Kerry…

                                                                                                                                                                • Michael Dana Cotter

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

                                                                                                                                                                  • Miller, Helen Patricia

                                                                                                                                                                    are invited to attend a Memorial Mass Saturday at 10:00 AM at St. Lawrence Church 1000 North Greece Road, Rochester, NY 14626. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers contributions to Golisano Children's Hospital in her memory.

                                                                                                                                                                    • Morrison, Joseph Michael

                                                                                                                                                                      Joseph Michael Morrison, 66, passed away after a hard struggle with lung cancer, April 22, 2008 in Salem, OR. Joe was born November 15, 1941 in Buffalo. He graduated in 1959 from Tonawanda High School where he was an accomplished athlete and was elected into Student Council office all four years. He continued onto Syracuse University on a swimming scholarship.After graduating, Joe joined the Peace Corps where he spent most of his time in the Dominican Republic. He then moved to the West Coast, living in…

                                                                                                                                                                      • Morse, Alvina

                                                                                                                                                                        MATTHEW FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICES INC., 2508 VICTORY BLVD. AT WILLOWBROOK RD., Committal Private Friends may call Friday 2-4 and 7-9 P.M.

                                                                                                                                                                        • Neal F. Watson

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

                                                                                                                                                                          • Nerenberg, Albert

                                                                                                                                                                            Harmon Home for Funerals, 571 Forest Ave, West Brighton Saturday 9:45 A.M. Mass of Christian Burial St. Roch's Church 10:30 A.M. Interment St. Peter's Cemetery. Friends will be received Friday 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. K. Terrance McGinley, Director, Harmon Home for Funerals Locally Family Owned & Operated Staten Island's only member of the International Order of the

                                                                                                                                                                            • O'Brien, Desmond

                                                                                                                                                                              will be on Sunday, August 3, from 3-7 p.m. at Lazear-Smith & Vander Plaat Memorial Home, 17 Oakland Ave., Warwick, NY. Funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. on Monday at St. Stephen's R.C. Church, Warwick. Interment will follow in Warwick Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be sent to "O'Brien's Children's Fund, c/o Charity House Foundation, 221 Parker Avenue, Manasquan, NJ 08736. Arrangements by Lazear-Smith & Vander Plaat Memorial Home; 845-986-4331. For further…

                                                                                                                                                                              • OBrien, Marie (Young)

                                                                                                                                                                                • PHYLLIS C. DEBEAUVERNET

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

                                                                                                                                                                                  • Palacios, Michelle M.

                                                                                                                                                                                    Michelle M. Palacios of New Springville on July 20, 2008. Loving mother of Joseph Sparano. Beloved daughter of Victor M. Palacios and Aida Palacios. Dear sister of Victor M. Palacios, Jr. Memorial Service MATTHEW FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICES INC., 2508 VICTORY BLVD. AT WILLOWBROOK ROAD, on Saturday 8 P.M. Memorial Visitation Saturday 6-9 P.M. WWW.MATTHEWFUNERALHOME.COM

                                                                                                                                                                                    • Panaggio, Frances G. (DiMarzo)

                                                                                                                                                                                      Panaggio, Frances G. (DiMarzo) Greece: Suddenly July 29, 2008. Predeceased by her parents, Pasquale and Concetta DiMarzo; and her brother, Patsy DiMarzo. Survived by her daughters, Michele (Michael) Ippolito, Judy (Michael) Stillwell and Laurie (Jay) Locke; grandchildren, Michael, Cara Stillwell, Samantha and David Locke; sister, Angela (Lou) Basso; brothers, Samuel (Joyce) and Anthony (Carol) DiMarzo; sister-in-law, Joyce DiMarzo; many nieces, nephews and cousins. No prior calling. On Friday, relatives and…

                                                                                                                                                                                      • Paner, Lawrence

                                                                                                                                                                                        PANER, Lawrence - To my son, Larry, on his 53rd birthday.Sadly missed by,MOM,

                                                                                                                                                                                        • Parker Jr., Homer L.

                                                                                                                                                                                          • Patterson, Laura C. "Peggy"

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

                                                                                                                                                                                            • Pedernales, Joseph

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

                                                                                                                                                                                              • Pershing, George J.

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

                                                                                                                                                                                                • Pesar, Clarisse E. (Miller)

                                                                                                                                                                                                  may call, Friday, 1-3, 6-8pm at the funeral home of ALVAH HALLORAN &SON, 2125 Chili Ave. Funeral Mass, Saturday, 9:30am at St. Pius the Tenth Church. Interment, St. Pius the Tenth Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Eternal Word Television Network, 5817 Old Leeds Rd., Irondale, AL 35210.

                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Podlucky, Barbara Fullerton

                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Preisch, James

                                                                                                                                                                                                      James Preisch, 75, passed away February 23, 2008 in Hibbing, MN, where he resided for the last five years with his daughter, Cheryl and son-in-law, Richard. He was born in Lockport on November 28, 1932, son of William E. and Elsie C. (Bode) Preisch. He married Diana Poole on September 15, 1951 and they had two children, Cheryl Ann and David William. Working as a carpenter, Jim relocated his family to Tucson, AZ in 1963 where he could work year-round.Jim is survived by his daughter, Cheryl (Richard) Epps of…

                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Prologo, Virginia M.

                                                                                                                                                                                                      Virginia M. Prologo of Annadale on July 29, 2008. Beloved wife of Joseph. Devoted mother of Gina and Steven. Cherished grandmother of Matthew, Hannah, Joseph and Stevie. Loving sister of Stephanie and Lorraine. Fond daughter of Margaret and the late Stephen. Reposing at Colonial Funeral Home, 2819 Hylan Blvd., corner of Tysens Lane. Visiting hours Thursday 7-9 and Friday 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. Funeral Mass will be Saturday 9:30 A.M. at Gateway Cathedral Church. Interment Ocean View Cemetery.…

                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Przybylak, Sophie (Skrobacz)

                                                                                                                                                                                                        PRZYBYLAK - Sophie (Skrobacz)July 30, 2008; wife of the late Frank M. Przybylak; mother of David (Linda), James (Mary), Audrey (Dennis) Gleason, and the late Robert and Frank (Roxanne) Przybylak; grandmother of 17 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren; sister of Rose Kusmierz, Frank (Ingrid) and Edward Kobylanski; also survived by nieces and nephews. Friends may call Thursday 7-9 and Friday 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the (Buffalo Chapel) THOMAS H. MCCARTHY FUNERAL HOME, 1975 Seneca St (825-4454) where funeral will…

                                                                                                                                                                                                        • RICHARD G. 'DICK' EDELL

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

                                                                                                                                                                                                          • RUBY L. CLEVELAND

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

                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Rainey Jr., Robert O. "Bob"

                                                                                                                                                                                                              Rainey, Robert O. Jr. "Bob" Rochester/Minneapolis: July 26, 2008. Age 46. Predeceased by his father, Robert Sr. Survived by his mother, Mary Ellen Rainey; sisters, Robin Rainey Stanford, Linda and Sheiba Rainey; grandmother, Ina Rainey of Orlando; niece, Megan Bigham; nephews, Jordan and Ian Stanford. Bob was a graduate of Bishop Kearney High School and of the Xavier Ohio University. He was a sports news anchor for over 20 years in many US markets and currently in Minneapolis. Calling, Friday 4-8…

                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Robinson, Frances

                                                                                                                                                                                                                Frances (nee Reif) Robinson, age 89, of the Erie County Home in Alden, July 29, 2008 in Erie County Medical Center. She was the daughter of the late Nicholas and Elizabeth (nee Brummel) Reif. She was the sister of the late John and Nicholas Reif, Rose Grunzweig; and sister of Lee Aymes. Survived by many nieces and nephews.No prior visitation. Funeral services will be held at the Fretthold Funeral Home, Inc., 1241 Oliver St. at Ward Rd. in North Tonawanda on Friday at 12 Noon. Interment in Acacia Park…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Ross, Mary W.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  may call at HARDISON FUNERAL HOME, N. Fourth and Ridge Sts., Lewiston on Friday from 2 - 4 and 7 - 9 PM. An Eastern Star Service will be conducted at 7:00 PM. Funeral Services will be held Saturday, August 2, 2008 at 11:00 AM in the First Presbyterian Church of Lewiston, 505 Cayuga St., Lewiston, with the Rev. John Timmerman officiating. Memorials may be made to the Lewiston Volunteer Fire Co. #1 Ambulance Fund, 145 N. 6th St. P.O. Box 748, Lewiston, NY 14092 or to the First Presbyterian Church of Lewiston.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Rossi Jr., Aldo Anthony

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Aldo Anthony Rossi Jr. "BIG AL" of Binghamton Aldo A. Rossi Jr., 42, died July 27, 2008 in the line of duty in Port Dickinson while serving the community. Aldo was born on February 12, 1966. He was predeceased by his mother, Sheila in 1997. Aldo is survived by his loving wife, Renee' (Willerton) Rossi; his father, Aldo Rossi Sr., Ariz.; two sisters, Aldeana Rossi, Nev., Sherry Rossi, Binghamton; three brothers and two sisters-in-law, Rick Rossi, Binghamton, Jason and Christina Rossi, Nichols,…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Rountree, John Albert "Jack"

                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Jack Rountree, 89, of Niagara Falls, NY, passed away on Monday, July 28, 2008 at Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center, after a brief illness.Jack was born on August 28, 1918 in Niagara Falls, NY to the late Alexander and Mary (Walsh) Rountree, and attended Our Lady of the Rosary Grammar School and St. Mary's High School. He married Ruth McMahon at Sacred Heart Church on December 26, 1942. Jack served his country in World War II with the US Army as a medical corpsman in both the European and Pacific…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Ryder, Mary Marie (Bryant)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Mary Marie (Bryant) Ryder of Susquehanna, Pa. Mary Marie Ryder, 83, of Turnpike Terrace Apartments, Susquehanna, Pa., went to be with her Lord on Wednesday, July 30, 2008, at the Barnes-Kasson Hospital in Susquehanna, Pa., after an illness. She was born in Binghamton, N.Y. on January 30, 1925 to the late Raymond and Irene (Clendenning) Bryant. Mary was predeceased by her husband, Sanford (Mike) Ryder; daughter, Sandra Ryder; and granddaughter, Theresa Marie Ryder. She is survived by her sons, Ray and Mary…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Samuels, Lester

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Loch Sheldrake, NY Lester Samuels of Loch Sheldrake, a retired photographer/dispatcher for the New York City Dept. of Parks and Recreation, died Wednesday, July 30, 2008 at the Catskill Regional Medical Center in Harris. He was 85. The son of the late Isadore Samuels and Nettie Blume Samuels, he was born April 3, 1923 in Flushing, NY. A loving husband, father and grandfather, Mr. Samuels was very active enjoying many sports and dancing. An avid fisherman and motorcyclist, he was also a veteran of the U.S.…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Sanders Jr., Richard

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Sanders, Richard Jr. -Missing you. Always in my heart. FATHER, RICHARD, SR.,

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Saracco, Anna (Guggino)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Anna Saracco (nee Guggino). Devoted wife of the late Anthony. Beloved mother of Bessie Lauro, Anthony, Anna Tesoro, the late Freddy, Josephine Mandy and Jimmy. Cherished grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother. Dear sister and fond aunt. Mass Lady of Peace R.C. Church at 9:30 A.M. on Monday. IN REPOSE RACCUGLIA & SON 321-323 Court Street 718-855-7737 Visitation Begins 2PM Saturday

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Schulmerich, Frances J.

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

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Shults, William R.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  will be present to receive friends Friday 2-4 and 7-9 at BEACH-TUYN FUNERAL HOME, INC., 5541 Main St. (at Cayuga Rd.), Williamsville. Friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial Saturday morning at 10:45 in SS Peter &Paul Church (Williamsville). Please assemble at church. Flowers gratefully declined. Memorial donations may be made to the William R. and Josephine Shults Scholarship Fund at Hilbert College, 5200 South Park Ave., Hamburg, NY 14075 or Hospice Foundation.,

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Sist, Ann (Cutter)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    SIST - Ann (nee Cutter)Age 63, of Lake Jackson, TX, formerly of Akron, NY and Williamsville, NY, died suddenly on June 25, 2008 at Memorial Hermann Hospital. Family and friends are welcome to attend the memorial service that will be held August 16th at 2:30 PM in the Sanctuary of Downtown United Presbyterian Church (formerly Brick Church) at 121 N. Fitzhugh Street in Rochester, NY.,

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Skaza, Helen (Dunkowski)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      SKAZA - Helen (nee Dunkowski)July 31, 2008, beloved wife of the late Bronislaus; dearest mother of the late Christopher Skaza, late Dorothy (Stephen) Tomczak and the late Patricia Skaza; grandmother of Michael, Mark and Michelle; great-grandmother of Christopher, Jason and James; sister of Hattie Kulinski, Alice Yanda and the late Walter Dunkowski, Sophie Blizniak and Jean Pawlaczyk. Services were private. Arrangements by the DANIEL R.SMOLAREK FUNERAL HOME.,

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Skipworth, William F.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Song, Young K.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Song, Young K. Greece: Wednesday, July 30, 2008 at age 91. He is survived by his beloved wife, Il Ye; children, Chung Hotra, Ssang (Sang) Sim, Ssang (Young) Kang, Man (Kibok) Song; a son and 4 daughters in Korea; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Family and friends may attend the calling hours, 4-8 PM Friday (Today) at New Comer Funeral Home, 2636 Ridgeway Ave., where a Funeral Service will be held at 9 AM Saturday. Interment, White Haven Memorial Park. To share a memory, please visit:…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Stahl, Walter W.

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

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Stelmack-Schade, Jeannine Theresa

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              hours are from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Sunday, August 3, at Applebee-McPhillips Funeral Home, Inc., 130 Highland Ave., Middletown, NY 10940. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, August 4, at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, 90 Euclid Ave., Middletown, NY. Burial will follow in Cemetery of the Highlands in Highland Mills, NY. Jeannine's family wishes to thank Dr. Dinsmore, the Tucker Center staff and all the people who made Jeannine's hospitalization more comfortable. Her…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Stillman, Paul G.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                will be held from 3-5 p.m. on Saturday, August 2 at Trinity Lutheran Church, 2520 Rt. 208, Walden, NY, 12586. A funeral service will take place at 5 p.m. Cremation will take place at Cedar Hill Crematory, Newburgh. Burial of cremains will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations in Paul's memory may be made to Trinity Lutheran Church, 2520 Rt. 208, Walden, NY 12586 and/or the American Heart Association , Heart Gifts Processing Center, P.O. Box 3049, Syracuse, NY 13220-3049. To send a personal…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Teivas, Marie

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  TEIVAS - Marie July 26, 2008; beloved mother of Enn (Connie) Teivas of Hemet CA; loving grandmother of Michelle Teivas of Hemet CA. There will be no prior visitation. A Memorial Service will be held on Sunday at 1:00 PM at the Chapel of Holy Trinity Church. Arrangements by AMIGONE FUNERAL HOME, INC. 836-6500. Online register at,

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Thomas McGill

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

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Thompson, Penelope "Jill" Rochester: July 30, 2008. Survived by loving daughters, Loralyn Wayco and Hyla Thompson; grandchildren, Jimmy, Fay and Sarah Damon and 2 great-grandchildren. Jill's Memorial Service will be held Saturday, 2 PM at The Kingdom Hall, 4343 Mt. Read Blvd., Rochester, NY 14612. Donations may be directed to Daughter Hyla c/o The Kingdom Hall.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Tomlinson, Joseph N.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Tomlinson, Joseph N. Rochester: July 30, 2008. He is survived by his wife of 63 years Mary Alice Tomlinson; 3 daughters, Sarah (Richard Dowds) Tomlinson of East Aurora, NY, Joan (Bob) Bloch of Broadview Heights, OH, &Carole (Chuck) Berry of Cedar Falls, IA; grandchildren, Adam &Julie Bloch, Susannah Dowds, &Diana &Elise Berry; brothers &sisters-in-law, also nieces &nephews. Joseph graduated from Lehigh Univ., was a retired engineer at Kodak with 40 years of service, played clarinet…

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

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • VERA W. SANZO

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

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Vincent, Dorothy (Piechowiak)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Walter C. Dychko

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Walter C. Dychko, 67, of Pullman Street, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday afternoon, July 31, 2008, in his home. Funeral arrangements are with Fenner Funeral Home Inc., 115 Court St., Herkimer. For obituary information or funeral details, visit the Web site A complete obituary notice will appear in Saturday’s edition of The Evening Telegram.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Wayne T. Lipczynski

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

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Wildman, Ida Jean

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Wildman, Ida Jean Edison, NJ: July 31, 2008. Predeceased by husband, David Wildman and son, Howard Wildman. Survived by sons, Daniel Wildman and Barry Wildman; 13 grandchildren and many great grandchildren. Funeral Services will be held 9:30 AM Friday, August 1st at Parsky-Levy Memorial Chapel (New Location), 21 Lincoln Ave., Pittsford. Interment, Britton Road Cemetery. Donations may be made to Ohr Hatorah c/o David Wildman, 752 West End Ave. Apt. 3B, New York, NY 10025. Shiva will be observed in New…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Wingate Jr., Marvin Antone

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Wingate Jr., Marvin Antone Sacremento, CA: Passed away unexpectedly on June 26. He was 16. A celebration of his life will be held Saturday, August 2nd at 3 PM at Marvin Sr's house, 3628 East Henrietta Rd.. All friends and family welcome. Contact 645-5000.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Zakrzewski, Anna E. (Gardner)

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

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • jenkins, Irene L. Monacelli Cole

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

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Fine, Allen D.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Kite Jr., Dr. William Casper

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Kjeldsen, Anne Marie "Nana"

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