Monday, September 8, 2008

New York Obituaries 09/08/08

  • Ahearn, Alice J.

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

    • Aichinger, Bruce F.

      will be present to receive friends Tuesday 7-9 PM and Wednesday 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the (Amherst Chapel) AMIGONE FUNERAL HOME, INC., 5200 Sheridan Dr. (corner Hopkins) where Funeral Services will be held Thursday at 10:00 AM. Friends invited. Flowers gratefully declined. If desired, memorials may be made to Hospice Buffalo, Inc., 225 Como Park Blvd., Cheektowaga, NY 14227. Online guest register at,

      • Alaimo, Marie

        ALAIMO, Marie - Fourth Anniversary. Always in our thoughts and prayers. LOVE YOUR FAMILY, , AMAN - Joseph C. September 6, 2008, brother of George (Shirley); also survived by nieces and nephews. Arrangements by AMIGONE FUNERAL HOME, INC., 836-6500. Online register at,

        • Alford, Harvey C.

          SIDNEY _ Harvey C. Alford, of Sidney and North Lauderdale, Fla., passed away Monday, Aug. 18, 2008, in North Lauderdale, Fla., after a long illness. A funeral service will be held at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Sidney, at 11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 11, 2008, to be followed by interment in Riverview Cemetery, Harpursville. Harvey is survived by his wife of 62 years, Virginia; daughters, Michelle MacPherson (husband, Nelson) of Sidney, Marcia Clinton of Lyons, Colo.; sons, Mark Alford (wife, Jennifer) of…

          • Allen, Erwin "Buss"

            • Amato, Dominic

              will be present at the JOHN E. ROBERTS FUNERAL HOME (West Chapel), 1357 Hertel Ave., Monday only 5-8 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday at 9:30 AM at St. Margarets Church. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Dominics name to The Adirondack Mountain Club or any other charitable organization dedicated to preserving the great outdoors which he enjoyed so much.,

              • Ancha Marusic

                Ancha Marusic, 99, formerly a resident of the Country Manor, and most recently of Valley Health Services, Herkimer passed away on Friday evening,  August 29, 2008 at that facility. She was born on November 26, 1908 in Mahonoy City, PA daughter of the late John and Anna (Petrucka) Marusic and educated in Little Falls schools.  She was last employed as a waitress in Washington, DC. She leaves her sister in law: Mildred Marusic of Herkimer; two nieces: Linda Smith of Mohawk and Nancy Johnson and husband…

                • Andrews Sr., David E.

                  may call at the Lester R. Grummons Funeral Home, 14 Grand St., Oneonta from 2 to 4 p.m. and from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 11, 2008, at which time the family will be in attendance. A prayer service will be offered at 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 12, 2008, with the Rev. Don Yarborough, pastor of the Community Gospel Church of Oneonta, officiating. Burial will follow in the Stamford Cemetery with military honors. Memorial contributions, in lieu of flowers, may be made to the Catskill Area Hospice & Palliative…

                  • Anna L. Klemme

                    Anna L. Klemme, 81, of River Road, passed away on September 1, 2008, at Little Falls Hospital. She was born August 27, 1927, in Ephratah to John and Anna (Svitek) Hajczewski. On August 2, 1947, she was joined in marriage with Donald W. Klemme at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in St. Johnsville. She was a graduate of St. Johnsville High School. Before she was married she was employed at Central National Bank. She was a partner in dairy farming with her husband and was also the Town of Minden Court Clerk. Anna…

                    • Arena, Russell R.

                      ARENA, Russell R. -Its been 10 years and much has happened, you are missed everyday.SANDY, , BASCHNAGEL - June Mae (nee Shatzel)September 5, 2008, of Cheektowaga, NY, after a brief illness, wife of the late Joseph; dear mother of Joseph, Jr. (Maureen), Laura (Vincent) Buzzelli, Nancy and Karen (Thomas) Swiatek; sister of Leon Shatzel, Bette Thurman, the late Richard Shatzel and the late Marion Gingras; beloved grandmother of 12 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; she is also survived by several…

                      • Baez Sr., Tomas

                        the Colonial Funeral Home, 2819 Hylan Blvd., corner of Tysens Lane. Visiting hours Sunday 7-9 P.M. and Monday 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. Funeral Mass Tuesday 9:30 A.M. at Our Land of Pity Church Interment Resurrection Cemetery.

                        • Barrett, Robert F.

                          • Black, Estella O.

                            • Blackman, Mark

                              will be at Ramsay's Funeral Home, 55 St. John St., Monticello, NY, on Tuesday, September 9, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Funeral services will follow at 1 p.m., at the funeral home with the Rev. Mario De Shade officiating. Burial will be in Liberty Cemetery, Liberty, NY. Funeral arrangements are by Ramsay's Funeral Homes, Inc.; 845-794-2700.

                              • Boldt, Reverend William J.

                                Reverend William J. Boldt, Pastor Emeritus of St. Teresa Church, of Castleton Corners on September 7, 2008. Beloved uncle of John Brady, Jr., Maureen Moskolow and the late William Brady. Dear brother of the late Joan Brady. Also survived by five grand-nieces and nephews. Funeral arrangments have been entrusted to the Harmon Home for Funerals, 571 Forest Ave, West Brighton. Complete notice will follow. K. Terrance McGinley, Director, Harmon Home for Funerals Locally Family Owned & Operated Staten…

                                • Bowden, Vincent

                                  Casey McCallum-Rice South Shore Funeral Home, 30 Nelson Ave., Great Kills, Wednesday. Mass of Christian Burial St. Charles Church 9:15 A.M. Private cremation to follow. Friends will be received Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. Casey McCallum Rice Funeral Home

                                  • Brague, Irene K.

                                    BRAGUE, Irene K. Age 48, of Lake St. Elmira, NY died on Friday September 5, 2008. By Irene's request their will be no calling hours. Funeral and committal services will be at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, those wishing may make donations to Falck Cancer Center Elmira, NY. Irene is survived by her son Brett Brague of Elmira; mother Irene Palmer of Horsheads, NY; Sisters Dorothy (Gilbert) Guisewhite of Elmira; Barbara Hall of Chemung, NY, Debra Harris of Troy, PA.; Diane (Raymond)…

                                    • Brongo, Salvatore A.

                                      may call Tuesday 2-4 & 7-9PM at the Vay-Schleich &Meeson Funeral Home, 1075 Long Pond Road . His Funeral Mass will be celebrated Wednesday 11:00 AM at St. Charles Borromeo Church. Interment, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. Charles Borromeo Church in his memory. For more information or to sign Salvatore's guestbook, please visit .

                                      • Brower, Margaret M. (Cunningham)

                                        Casey Funeral Home, 350 Slosson Ave, Castleton Corners, on Tuesday. Mass of Christian Burial Blessed Sacrament RC Church 10. A.M. Interment St. Peter's Cemetery. Friends will be received Monday 2-4 and 7-9 P.M.

                                        • Bub, Judith A. "Bubbie"

                                          • Burdick Sr., Roy

                                            BURDICK, Roy Sr. Age 81, of Horseheads, and formerly of Campbell, passed away Sept. 3, 2008. Private services are planned in Woodlawn National Cemetery in Elmira, NY. Arrangements with Barber Funeral Home in Horseheads.

                                            • Butkowsky, Joseph Benjamin

                                              are invited to call Wed. 4 - 7 at the Thomas E. Burger Funeral Home, Inc., 735 East Ave., Hilton. You are invited to celebrate Joseph's Funeral Mass Thurs. at a time to be announced at Our Mother of Sorrows Church, 5000 Mt. Read Blvd. Flowers gratefully declined. Those wishing may make donations to Our Mother of Sorrows Church. Thomas E. Burger Funeral Home Inc.

                                              • C. Susan Wesley

                                                C. Susan Wesley, 57, of Fremont, died Sunday, Sept. 7, 2008 following a long illness. She was the chief medical officer and senior vice president for medical affairs for St. James Mercy Hospital. She also served in the U.S. Navy. Survivors include her husband, Michael; two sons, Seth Rainwater of Shedd, Ore. and Ethan Rainwater of Fremont; one daughter, Rachel Rainwater of Rochester; a sister, Anne Bassage of Hornell and a brother, Peter Fullam of Southport, N.C. Calling hours are 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m.…

                                                • Cammer, Bertha

                                                  ROXBURY _ Bertha Cammer, 94, of Roxbury, passed away Saturday, Sept. 6, 2008, at the Mountainside Residential Care Center in Margaretville. Bertha was born July 27, 1914, the daughter of Orley and Effie (Morse) Slauson. She married Lynn Cammer on June 1, 1933, in Roxbury. He predeceased her April 14, 1956. She was a cook at Kirkside Adult Home in Roxbury, and a seamstress. Bertha was a lifetime resident of Roxbury. She was a member of the United Methodist Church in Roxbury, and the Roxbury Senior Citizens.…

                                                • Catherine J. "Kay" Tetor

                                                  Catherine J. "Kay" Tetor, age 94 of Bath, NY died Friday, September 5, 2008 at home.  She was born January 18, 1914 in Corning, NY  the daughter of William and Mary Reams McKinney.  She was a homemaker and a member of St. Mary’s Church in Bath, N.Y. She is survived by her brother, Walter (Joyce) McKinney of Harrodsburg, KY, special cousin and caretaker, Dorothy Hultzman of Corning, NY, her godson, John (Marilyn) Hultzman of Bath, NY, brother-in-law Harry (Jule) Tetor of Painted Post,…

                                                  • Catherine S. Sager

                                                    CHARLESTOWN, RI - Catherine S. Sager, 85 of Charlestown, RI passed away on Friday September 5, 2008 at the South County Hospital in Wakefield, RI. She was born on June 10, 1923 in Queens, NY the daughter of Adam and Jennie Kunz. A homemaker, dedicated wife and mother she was brought up on the family farm in Shekomeco and later settled in Pine Plains before moving to Charlestown, RI. Mrs. Sager is survived by her children, Howard E. Sager of Winnabow, NC, Dr. Dianne Sager – Colla of Great Neck, NY and…

                                                    • Cesario, Louis A.

                                                      the Hanley Funeral Home, 60 New Dorp Lane, Tuesday 8:30 A.M. Mass Our Lady Queen of Peace Church 9:30 A.M. Viewing 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. Monday.

                                                      • Chambers, Esther

                                                        the Hanley Funeral Home, 60 New Dorp Lane, Tuesday 9:30 A.M. Mass of Christian Burial Our Lady Queen of Peace Church 10:30 A.M. Private cremation to follow. Visiting 2-4; 7-9 P.M. Monday. In lieu of flowers, donations to any animal association would be appreciated.

                                                        • Cisco, Clifford L.

                                                          may call Monday, 2-4, 7-9 PM at the Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral Home, Inc. , Routes 15 & 20A, (21 Big Tree St.) Livonia. Funeral Mass, Tuesday, 11 AM at St. Matthews Church, Route 20A, Livonia. Private burial, Greenmount Cemetery, Dansville. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to St. Matthews Church, PO Box 77, Livonia, NY 14487, or Golisano Childrens Hospital, 601 Elmwood Ave., Rochester, NY 14620. To send online condolences or further information, please visit:

                                                          • Claude F. Kiefer

                                                            Claude F. Kiefer, 93, of Wilmot Street, Dansville, passed away peacefully at home early Sunday morning (Sept. 7, 2008). He was born in South Dansville, on Feb. 23, 1915, a son of the late William and Elizabeth (Conrad) Kiefer. He also was predeceased by his first wife, Lorma Little Kiefer in 1981, Shirley Thompson Kiefer in 1997 and siblings, Eloise “Catie” Kinney and Harold Kiefer. Claude was a machinist at Foster Wheeler Energy Corp. in Dansville for 35 years, retiring in 1977. He was a 57-year…

                                                            • Couch, Peggy O.

                                                              Peggy O. Couch (nee O?Neill), age 92, of North Tonawanda, died September 4, 2008 in DeGraff Memorial Hospital. She was a graduate of the Crouse Irving Hospital Nursing School in Syracuse and worked as the Operating Room Supervisor at DeGraff Hospital for 25 years, retiring in 1981. She was a member of the DeGraff Women?s Auxiliary, the YWCA of Tonawanda, the Tonawanda Senior Citizens and the Niagara County SPCA.She was the wife of the late Leonard H. Couch; devoted mother of Jon P. Couch of Atlanta, GA;…

                                                              • Crane, Gertrude M.

                                                                • D'Aurizio, Angelo Anthony "The Hawk"

                                                                  , 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.,…

                                                                  • Dana D. Stermer

                                                                    Dana D. Stermer, 48, of Curren Road, died Friday, Sept. 5, 2008 in a construction accident. He owned his own excavation business. Survivors include a daughter, Ryenna Clark of Greensville, S.C., sons James Stermer and Brian Bonci of New York City and Blake Stermer of Elmira; his mother, Janet Stermer; three brothers, Ernie Stermer of Canandaigua, Eric Stermer of Elmira and Brent Stermer of Elmira and a sister, Renea Rosplock of Erin. Calling hours are 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 11 at the Barber…

                                                                    • Darwin R. Davis

                                                                      Darwin R. Davis, 29, of Hinkley Hill Road, passed away Sunday (Sept. 7, 2008) as a result of injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident in the Town of Hornellsville. Darwin was born Nov. 28, 1979, in Hornell to David and Carol (Bradley) Davis, who survive. He was a graduate of Canisteo Central School, class of 1997, and he attended one year at Brockport State University before gaining employment as a lineman in 1999 for the Verizon Telephone Company. He was an avid NASCAR race fan and had raced…

                                                                      • DePrez, Clarence

                                                                        DePrez, Clarence Gerard "Jerry" Lakeville, NY &Indiantown, FL: Passed away, September 4, 2008, at age 95. He was predeceased by his wife, Clara (Bowe) DePrez and parents, Joseph &Mary (Frisch) Deprez; brothers, Joseph, Jean, Thomas; sister, Jane. He is survived by his children, David (Judith) Deprez, Michael (Claudette) DePrez, Elizabeth DePrez, Mary Jane (Daniel) Moran, Lawrence (Mary) DePrez &Suzanne (William) Stekl; brother, Robert (Marion) Deprez; sister, Dorthea Lynd;…

                                                                        • Deguire, Alcide "Al"

                                                                          invited. If desired, memorials to Hospice Buffalo or the Erie County SPCA are preferred by the family.Com plete obituary, condolences, and directions at .

                                                                          • Denny, Kip J.

                                                                            • DiAntonia, Edward J.

                                                                              Casey Funeral Home, 350 Slosson Ave, Castleton Corners, on Tuesday. Mass of Christian Burial St. Slyvester RC Church 9:30 A.M. Interment Moravian Cemetery. Friends will be received Sunday 7-9 P.M. and Monday 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. Complete notice to follow.

                                                                              • Distefano, Anthony Victor

                                                                                Anthony Victor Distefano entered into rest Sunday, September 7, 2008 in Buffalo General Hospital. Born August 11, 1925 in Niagara Falls, NY, he was the son of Victor and Angeline (Alongi) Distefano. Tony was predeceased by his beloved wife, Camille (Scott) Distefano in 2003. Tony worked for the Meat Cutters Union Local 34 as a Union rep. He also worked for Loblaw?s as a meat cutter.Tony served as a City of Lockport Alderman in the 8th Ward from 1980 to 1984. He was a member of the American Legion B. Leo…

                                                                                • Dodge, Betty L.

                                                                                  are welcome to call at the Richard H. Keenan Funeral Home, 7501 Pittsford-Palmyra Rd. , Friday, September 26 from 2-4 &6-8. Betty's Memorial Service will be held privately. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Honeoye Falls Lima CSD, 20 Church St., Honeoye Falls, NY 14472 Attn: District Treasurer in Betty's memory.

                                                                                  • Donald. J Ross

                                                                                    Donald J. Ross, 80, of 217 County Route 21, formerly of Angelica, passed away Tuesday (Sept. 2, 2008) at his home. Born Dec. 14, 1927, in Smethport, Pa., the son of Alphonzo and Audrey Leah Hyde Ross, he had resided in Martville since 1987 and was a member of the Angelica Masonic Lodge for over 50 years. He was predeceased by his parents; his sister, Nancy Ross; and his brother, Jim Ross. He is survived by his friend and companion, Joan Madison of Martville; his wife, Shirley Wilson Ross of Angelica;…

                                                                                    • Dr. C. Susan Wesley

                                                                                      C. Susan (Rainwater) Wesley, M.D., 57, of Fremont, died Sunday (Sept. 7, 2008) following a long illness. Born in Boston on July 16, 1951, Dr. Wesley was the daughter of Ralph and Constance (Zimmerman) Fullam.  She spent the majority of her childhood years in Wayland, where the family had moved when she was three. After graduating high school, Sue attended the University of New Mexico where she was Phi Beta Kappa as an undergraduate and from where she graduated medical school in 1978.  She was married…

                                                                                      • Dr. Fred J. Dutton

                                                                                        Dr. Fred J. Dutton, age 85, of The Woodlands, Texas, passed away Tuesday Aug. 19, 2008, after a long bout with Parkinson’s disease. He was born Fred Jerome Dutton on Jan. 22, 1923, in West Winfield, N.Y.; the eldest son of the late Fred P. and Bessie Dutton of West Winfield. He graduated from West Winfield High School in 1940, and received a Bachelor of Science degree from Canisius College in Buffalo, N.Y. in 1949, then a degree in Dentistry from The University of Buffalo in 1952. He served with the…

                                                                                        • Eastman, Patricia Magnus (Morrell)

                                                                                          • Eimer, Mary F. (Liddell)

                                                                                            • Emily Marie Wray

                                                                                              Emily Marie Wray, 92, the beloved mother of James W. Wray Sr. and his wife Julia of Fultonville, N.Y., Susan Caruso Vaughan of NYC, and Daniel M. Wray and his wife Leslie of East Berne, N.Y.

                                                                                              • Evans, Grace V.

                                                                                                • Evelyn B. (Breitenberger) Larivee

                                                                                                  RHINEBECK - Evelyn B. (Breitenberger) Larivee, 77, of River Road, Rhinebeck, NY, formerly of Sommerville & Flemington, NJ, Denver, CO and Saugerties, NY, died Friday, September 5, 2008 at Ferncliff Nursing Home, Rhinebeck, NY. She was born December 18, 1930 in Brooklyn, NY to the late Jakob & Franjeska "Fannie" (Muellersberger) Breitenberger . She was married to Paul A. Larivee. Paul died on October 31, 1998. Evelyn was a graduate of Sommerville High School and attended Rutgers University…

                                                                                                  • Fasce, Mary A. Wiley "Marian"

                                                                                                    • Figler Jr, Victor Stanley

                                                                                                      • Findlay, Charles Donald

                                                                                                        • Finkelstein, Phyllis

                                                                                                          Brandenton, FL Phyllis Finkelstein, 69, Bradenton, FL, passed away on September 5, 2008. A Memorial Service will held at 1 p.m., Monday, September 8, 2008 at Palms-Robarts Funeral Home, 170 Hanore Ave., Sarasota, FL 34232. She is survived by her mother, Leah Finkelstein; sisters, Arlene Richter and Regina Hamilton and her husband, Charles Hamilton; niece, Stacey Sandler; nephew, Ryan Hamilton; aunt, Lillian Katzman; two great nieces, and many friends at Burgundy Condominium in Bradenton. Memorial…

                                                                                                          • Finn, Laura "Annabelle"

                                                                                                            Laura (Annabelle) Finn of Tottenville on September 5, 2008. Beloved wife of Arthur E. Finn. Loving mother of Patricia Moses and Harry Stanley. Dear sister of Kenneth Stanley. Also survived by five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Funeral Service HARMON HOME FOR FUNERALS, SOUTH SHORE, 6389 AMBOY ROAD, PLEASANT PLAINS, Tuesday 10:30 A.M. Interment Resurrection Cemetery. Friends will be received Sunday and Monday 2-4, 7-9 P.M. K. Terrance McGinley, Director, Harmon Funeral Home South Shore Locally…

                                                                                                            • Flynn, Jeremiah Thomas

                                                                                                              • Fortunato, Michael J.

                                                                                                                Bedell-Pizzo Funeral Home, 7447 Amboy Rd. on Tuesday September 9 at 9:15 A.M. Funeral Mass St. Albans Episcopal Church 10:00 A.M. Interment Ocean View Cemetery. Friends may visit Sunday and Monday 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. In lieu of flowers, contributions to The S.I. Childrens Campaign would be appreciated. Bedell-Pizzo Funeral Home Family Owned & Operated since 1841

                                                                                                                • Freeman, Jimmy "Brother"

                                                                                                                  Jimmy (Brother) Freeman of West Brighton on September 3, 2008. Son of the late Albertis and Dora Freeman. Brother of Albertis Jr. and Jerome Freeman and Geraldine Hampton. Funeral Service 10 A.M. Wednesday at Scamardella Funeral Home, Inc., 332 Broadway, West Brighton. Interment Frederick Douglass Memorial Park. Viewing Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. Joann Scamardella Licensed Funeral Home

                                                                                                                  • Gallagher, Bartholomew H.

                                                                                                                    hours are from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m., Tuesday, September 9, at Applebee-McPhillips Funeral Home, Inc. 130 Highland Ave., Middletown, NY. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m., Wednesday, September 10, at Holy Name of Jesus Church, Otisville, NY. Cremation will take place at Cedar Hill Crematory. Memorial contributions may be made to Holy Name of Jesus Church, 45 Highland Ave., Otisville, NY 10963. Funeral arrangements under the direction of Applebee-McPhillips Funeral Home, Inc.;…

                                                                                                                    • Galvin, John P.

                                                                                                                      • Ganser, Deborah A.

                                                                                                                        GANSER - Deborah A. September 5, 2008, loving daughter of Carol (Grady) Ganser and the late Hugh Ganser; dear sister of Carol Ganser, Hugh J. (Cheryl) Ganser, Charles Ganser and Colleen (Rodney) Maciuba; loving aunt of Heather, Kelly, Danielle, Michael and David. Friends may call Monday from 3-7 PM, at the DIETRICH FUNERAL HOME, INC., 2480 Kensington Avenue, Amherst, where a funeral service will be celebrated Monday at 7 PM. Flowers are gratefully declined. Memorials may be made to Hospice of WNY.,

                                                                                                                        • Gross, Elmer A.

                                                                                                                          GROSS - Elmer A. Of Cheektowaga, NY, September 3, 2008. Beloved husband of the late Joan L. (nee Hahn); loving father of David J. Gross, Beverly A. (Mark) Zengerski and Diane M. Goodwin; also survived by seven grandchildren and one great-granddaughter. Family will be present Saturday, September 20 from 10-11 AM at HOY FUNERAL HOME, INC., 3855 Seneca St., West Seneca, where a Memorial Service will immediately follow at 11 AM. Friends invited. Flowers gratefully declined. Memorials may be made to Hospice…

                                                                                                                          • Hewitt, Nicholas E.

                                                                                                                            • Hines, Alice Yvone

                                                                                                                              • Hirsch, Jacquie E.

                                                                                                                                • Iacobellis, Augustine

                                                                                                                                  • JAMES E. NOLAN

                                                                                                                                    James E. Nolan, 58, of Zephyrhills, Fla., passed away Tuesday (Aug. 19, 2008) in Lakeland, Fla. James was born Nov. 8, 1949 in North Hornell, to Earl and Margaret (Patrick) Nolan and moved to Zephyrhills, Fla. in 1988. He worked at Foster Wheeler Energy Corp. in Dansville for 20 years and had recently been employed at SMCI Corp. in Lakeland, Fla. James is survived by his wife July Nolan of Zephyrhills, Fla.; two sons, Dennis (Jessica) Nolan of Dansville, and Robbie Nolan of Palm Bay, Fla.; a daughter,…

                                                                                                                                    • Jeanette A. Davis

                                                                                                                                      Jeanette A. Davis, 66, passed away peacefully Saturday at St. Mary’s Hospital with her family by her side.

                                                                                                                                      • Jeziorski, Helen R. (Hajduk)

                                                                                                                                        JEZIORSKI - Helen R. (nee Hajduk)August 26, 2008; beloved wife of the late Stanley Ginger, devoted mother of Stanley (Amy), Michael (Janet), Martin (Lauren); loving grandmother of 7 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren; dear sister of Albin, late Edmund and John Hajduk; also survived by nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends are invited to a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Augustine Church 425 Penora Street, Depew Friday September 12, at 10 AM. PLEASE NOTE DATE CHANGE. Mrs. Jeziorski was a former…

                                                                                                                                        • Juzdowski, Felix M. "Phil"

                                                                                                                                          JUZDOWSKI - Felix M. Phil September 7, 2008, beloved husband of Patricia (nee Thomas); devoted father of Diane (Edward) Kuciel, Philip (Donna), Michael (Cynthia) Juzdowski, Mary (Lawrence) Kwaizer, Patrick (Bonnie), John, Sr. (Joanne) Juzdowski and Sherry (James, Sr.) Hudy; dearest brother of Alfrieda (Benjamin) Cintron, Cecelia Czaplicki and the late Bernice Rivera, Henry and John Juzdowski; also survived by 14 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. Family will be present…

                                                                                                                                          • KATIE L. FIELDS

                                                                                                                                            Katie L. Fields, 10, passed away accidentally Thursday (Sept. 4, 2008). She is survived by her mother, Lisa Marie Fields; father, Jeremy Robert Fields; sister, Rickessa Leigh Fields; brother, Jonathan Robert Fields; and many other family members. Friends may call from 1-2 p.m. Sunday at the Cohocton Assembly of God, Route 415, Cohocton, with services to take place at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers, because of Katie’s love of animals, donations to the Human Society, 2976 County Road 48, Canandaigua, N.Y. 14424.…

                                                                                                                                            • Kaelber, Rose M.

                                                                                                                                              Middletown, NY Rose M Kaelber of Middletown, NY, died peacefully surrounded by family on Saturday, September 6, 2008 at her home. She was 82. Rose was born in Ulsterville, NY on May 8, 1926, the daughter of the late Victor and Loretta Puteo Napolitano. She was the widow of Jacob N. Kaelber Sr. She was secretary/treasurer at United Insulation Middletown. A communicant of St. Joseph's Catholic Church, she was a member of the Town of Wallkill Seniors, The Happy Seniors, and was a Golden Performer…

                                                                                                                                              • Kaplan, Marvin

                                                                                                                                                Kaplan, Marvin Irondequoit: September 6, 2008. Predeceased by wife, Bessie; daughter, Carol DeLario and brother-in-law, Harry Shacket. Survived by sons, Gary Kaplan, Jerry (Michelle) Kaplan &David (Lu) Kaplan; sister-in-law, Helen Shacket; grandchildren; great-grandchildren and friends. Funeral Services and interment will be held privately at White Haven Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, contributions preferred to the Lifespan. To leave a message of condolence, please visit:

                                                                                                                                                • Kehrer, Marguerite H. (Trible)

                                                                                                                                                  KEHRER - Marguerite H. (Trible)September 9, 2008. Age 92. Beloved wife of the late Edward J.; dearest mother of Herbert (Kathy); dear grandmother of Adam and Elena (Jeremy) Hoffmann; great-grandmother of Jonas Hoffmann; sister of Kenneth (Lorain) Trible; aunt to Karen (David) White. Family will receive friends Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 PM at (Lancaster/Depew Chapel) AMIGONE FUNERAL HOME, INC. 6050 Transit Rd, Depew, where funeral services will be held Wednesday 9:15 AM followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10…

                                                                                                                                                  • Keough, Greg L.

                                                                                                                                                    Greg L. Keough, of Niagara Falls, NY, passed away on Wednesday, September 3, 2008, in Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Messena, NY, on January 27, 1967, the son of Dale Keough and the late Mildred (Judware) Cartmell. Greg graduated from Lew Port High School and served in the U.S. Navy.Besides his father he is survived by one son, Daniel Keough; two brothers, Scott (Jana) Keough and Chris (Stephanie) Kurko; his close friend, Vince Chew; also survived by many aunts, uncles, cousins,…

                                                                                                                                                  • Kiefer, Claude F.

                                                                                                                                                    Kiefer, Claude F. Dansville: On 9/7/08 at age 93. Father of Barbara Lowman of Dansville, Beverly (Carlton) Hogan of Geneseo; step-father of Marcia (Frank) Mangiavellano of Webster and William Thompson of Canandaigua; 9 grandchildren, 7 great-grandchildren. Calling Tuesday from 5 to 7pm at the Hindle Funeral Home, Inc., 271 Main St., Dansville, where services will be held on Wednesday at 11:00am. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Dansville Ambulance Fund, Kings Daughters and Sons Home, or…

                                                                                                                                                    • King, Brent A.

                                                                                                                                                      KING, Brent A. Brent A. King, 35, died Friday, September 5, 2008. He was predeceased by his father, Rev. Thomas King, and is survived by his mother, Joyce King, Endicott; his son, Sawyer King, Elmira Heights; sister and brother-in-law, Joelle and Matthew Spencer, Olean, NY; brother and sister-in-law, Rev. Brian and Judy King, Newburgh, NY; and a special uncle and aunt, Doug and Linda Thorne, Binghamton. Private Funeral Services will be held at the convenience of the family. The family will receive friends…

                                                                                                                                                      • Kotlowski, Jane

                                                                                                                                                        KOTLOWSKI - Jane Age 90, September 6, 2008, died in Garden Gate Nursing Home under Hospice Care Team #7, daughter of the late Carl and Maryann (nee Macadlo); dear sister of Stanley (Loretta) and the late Stephania, Lottie, Mary and Caroline (Anthony) Bankowski; devoted aunt of Judith (Peter) McDonald of Fort Wayne, IN, Paul (Maryann) and Kenneth (Julie) of Birmingham, AL. Funeral services commencing at the DANIEL R. SMOLAREK FUNERAL HOME, 2047 Broadway, Cheektowaga-Buffalo city line, Tuesday morning at 9:30…

                                                                                                                                                        • Kubanka, Ernest V.

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                                                                                                                                                            • Lang II, John Francis

                                                                                                                                                              Passed away at his home in Scottsdale, AZ, July 24th at the age of 69. John was a lifelong marketer and fund raiser who served as a Marine then becoming a local business superstar with Buff Jaycee's founding The Dunlop Pro-Am and He moved to,

                                                                                                                                                              • Lang, Roxane Cross

                                                                                                                                                                Formerly of Loch Sheldrake, NY Roxane Cross Lang, 52, of Jacksonville, FL, formerly of Loch Sheldrake, NY, died July 30, 2008 at Jacksonville Community Hospice after a short battle with ovarian cancer. Roxane is survived by her children, Megan Myers of Los Angeles, CA, and Daniel Lang of Jacksonville, FL; her parents, Raymond and Gertrude Cross of Ft. Pierce, FL; sisters: Donna and husband, Robert LaPolt, Nancy and husband, Tom Saunders, both of New Paltz, NY, Patricia and husband, Robert Halprin of Loch…

                                                                                                                                                                • Lattin, Avis

                                                                                                                                                                  (Albion) - Avis Lattin, 98, of Gaines Basin Rd., died September 6, 2008 at the Villages of Orleans, following a short illness. She was born May 27, 1910 to Ross N. and Fannie (Wyman) Wilson and lived in this area all her life. On October 17, 1932 she married Cary H. Lattin, who predeceased her in 1988. She graduated from Albion High School in the Class of 1927 and attended the Orleans Business Institute. Her first job was secretary to Robert H. Newell at the Newell Shirt Factory in Medina. Following this in…

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                                                                                                                                                                      • Lindsley, James R.

                                                                                                                                                                        LINDSLEY - James R. September 7, 2008, of West Falls, NY, beloved husband of Cecilia Schuster Lindsley; devoted father of Cynthia, Gregory, Michelle (Robert) Broems and James; loving grandfather of ENS Bendan McGunigle, U.S. Navy, Caitlin, Meghan and Collin McGunigle, Sean and Matthew Lindsley, Ryan, Kevin Connor Broems, Joshua, Hannah and James River Lindsley; brother of Robert (Patricia) and the late E. Roy (late Margaret) Lindsley; also survived by nieces and nephews. Friends may call Wednesday 2-4 and…

                                                                                                                                                                        • Linfoot, Ruth L.

                                                                                                                                                                          Linfoot, Ruth L. (Greene) Geneseo: August 17, 2008 at age 101 years. Memorial Services will be held Wednesday, October 1, 2008 at St. Michael's Episcopal Church in Geneseo. Interment, Temple Hill Cemetery. For more information, please go to:

                                                                                                                                                                          • Livadas, Dorothy Rousos

                                                                                                                                                                            may call Tuesday between 4-8pm at the Anthony Funeral Chapel where a Trisaghion Service will be held at 7pm . Services will be held at the Greek Orthodox Church of the Annunciation 962 East Ave. Wednesday at 10 am. Interment at the convenience of the family. To light a candle in memory visit: Anthony Funeral & Cremation Chapels 2350 Monroe Ave. 244-0770

                                                                                                                                                                            • Lopiccolo, Madeline D.

                                                                                                                                                                              • Lucy C. Cone Cline

                                                                                                                                                                                Lucy C. Cone Cline, 77, of Cummings Avenue, Silver Springs, died Saturday (Sept. 6, 2008) at the Wyoming County Nursing Facility in Warsaw. She was born Feb. 20, 1931 in Canaseraga, the daughter of the late Earl and Myrtle Goodmote Cone. She was a homemaker who was devoted to her family. She was an avid bingo player and card player. She also enjoyed going to yard sales. Surviving are her husband, Carl; her children, Arlene Cline of Gainesville, Carla (Gordy) Chasey of Castile, Joy Fitch of Silver Springs,…

                                                                                                                                                                                • Luman, Patricia J.

                                                                                                                                                                                  LUMAN - Pamela J. September 6, 2008. age 41, dear mother of Eric Luman, Brandon Luman and Jonathan Pasternak; beloved daughter of the late Norma (nee Aljoe) and James, Sr. (Ruby) Luman; dearest sister of Dawn (John) Thiry, Kim Luman and James Luman, Jr.; aunt to Christina Luman, Stephen Oppel, John Thiry, III and Sean Thiry. Family will be present Tuesday 2-4 and 6-9 PM at Urban-AMIGONE FUNERAL HOME, 1024 French Rd., Cheektowaga, where Funeral Services will be held Wednesday at 11 AM. Online register at…

                                                                                                                                                                                  • Lyon, Lucille

                                                                                                                                                                                    EAST WORCESTER _ Lucille D. (Zeh) Lyon, 81, passed away Friday, Sept. 5, 2008. She was born July 14, 1927, in Lutheranville, the daughter of Olin and Grace (Decatur) Zeh. She was the best mom, grandmother and great-grandmother anyone could ever have. She loved her family dearly and enjoyed being around them. She is survived by a brother, Marvin Zeh, and his wife, Julia; and a sister-in-law, Dorothy Zeh; three sons, Merle Olin Tompkins of Worcester, William R. Tompkins and wife Diane, of Georgia and Timothy…

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                                                                                                                                                                                        • Marble, Geraldine "Geri"

                                                                                                                                                                                          ALBION: Geraldine ?Geri? Marble, age 77 of S. Main St. died at her home September 6, 2008. She was born January 11, 1931 in Albion a daughter of the late Leo and Elizabeth (DiLaura) Monacelli. Geri was a member of Holy Family Parish St. Joseph?s Church, Catholic Daughters of the Americas, Ladies Aux. of the Albion Fire Dept. She worked at A and P for 10 years, Dyna Color in Albion for 1 year, Pawlak?s and Dales as a cashier and then Albion Central School District for the past 29 years.Geri loved knitting,…

                                                                                                                                                                                          • Marble, Geraldine "Geri" (Monacelli)

                                                                                                                                                                                            Marble, Geraldine "Geri" (Monacelli) ALBION: Age 77, died September 6, 2008. She was predeceased by her brother Reynold Monacelli, brother-in-law Thomas Pahura. She is survived by her loving husband of 52 years Lester; daughters, Cynthia (Timothy) DeRuyscher of Mendon, MaryBeth (Christopher) Thomas of Kenmore; 3 grandchildren, Elizabeth, Katherine, Colin; sisters, Corinne Pahura of Albion, Jean Marie (Harold) Hefke of Clarendon, brother, Joseph (Arlene) Monacelli of Michigan, several nieces,…

                                                                                                                                                                                            • Mary Craig Snyder

                                                                                                                                                                                              Mary Craig Snyder, 45, formerly of Andover, passed away Monday, (Sept. 1, 2008). Ms. Snyder was the daughter of R. Craig Snyder and the late Anna O. Snyder. In 1969, she moved to Canandaigua and in 1991, she moved to Alpena, Mich. and finally in 2005, moved to Inman to live with her sister. In addition to her father, Mary is survived by two sisters, Linda Galloway of Inman and Eileen Blunt of Greensboro, N.C.; two brothers, Doug Snyder of Greensboro and Mark Snyder of Geneva, N.Y.; and fiancé Roger Hummel…

                                                                                                                                                                                              • May, Patrick W.

                                                                                                                                                                                                MAY - Patrick W., PFC U.S. Army September 2, 2008, of Holland, NY, in Bagdad, Iraq, beloved son of Rieca and Gary Littrell and George II and Olga May; dear brother of Jennifer and George III (Tricia) May, Laura (Jamie) Foster and Erick Lucio; grandson of Barbara and the late George May; also survived by aunts, nieces and nephews. Friends may call Friday 7-9 PM and Saturday 2:30-4:30 PM at the WOOD FUNERAL HOME, 784 Main St., East Aurora, NY where funeral services will be held following the visitation at…

                                                                                                                                                                                                • Mazurek, John M.

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

                                                                                                                                                                                                  • McDonald, Marian R.

                                                                                                                                                                                                    McDonald, Marian R. Fairport: September 5, 2008. Predeceased by husband, John. Survived by son, Michael (Mary); grandchildren, Jon (Dawn), Elizabeth (Thomas) Gallagher; 4 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. Calling hours Monday 5-7 P.M. at the Richard H. Keenan Funeral Home, Village Location, 41 S. Main St., Fairport. Funeral Mass Tuesday 11:15 at Assumption Church, Fairport. Interment White Haven. In lieu of flowers, please consider the Fairport Baptist Home. For further information please log…

                                                                                                                                                                                                  • McGill, James W.

                                                                                                                                                                                                    McGILL, James W. Age 83, of Elmira, passed away Thursday, September 4, 2008 at the Bath VA Nursing Health Care Unit. Born on July 2, 1925, in Elmira, a leader of leaders, an American WWII hero, and patriot, James was the son of the late Mary C. and James W. McGill, Sr. After graduating from Elmira Free Academy, James served in the 86th Army Infantry Division, during WWII, from September 1943 to April 1946. He was one of a select few who served in both the European and Asiatic-Pacific Theatres. James was the…

                                                                                                                                                                                                    • McKee Jr., Donald S.

                                                                                                                                                                                                      New Windsor, NY Donald S. McKee, Jr. of New Windsor, entered into rest on Saturday, September 6, 2008 at St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital, Cornwall Campus. He was 61. The son of the late Donald and Marjory Collins McKee, he was born May 29, 1947 in Newburgh, NY. He was the widower of Diane Fink McKee. Donald was retired from Frye Copy Systems. Survivors include his son, Donald S. McKee III of Glasco; daughter, Denise McKee of the state of Florida; sister, Karen Mosco of Milton; seven grandchildren, and…

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                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Moore, Robert

                                                                                                                                                                                                            Monticello, NY Robert Moore, a longtime area resident and retired employee of the Cache Office in Liberty, passed away on Thursday, September 4, 2008 at the Catskill Regional Medical Center in Harris. He was 64. The son of the late Robert Manley and Effie Ruth Thomas, he was born October 7, 1943 in North Carolina. Survivors include his wife, Joyce McClarin of Queens; a son, Robert Moore Jr. of Queens; a daughter, Sheila Moore of Monticello; his companion and lifetime love, Louise Anderson of Liberty; a…

                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Morrella, Irene A. (Tomizzi)

                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Moscovic, Angela Jane (Tagliavento)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                MOSCOVIC - Angela Jane (nee Tagliavento)September 6, 2008, of Buffalo, NY, beloved wife of Stephen P. Moscovic; dearest mother of Maria (Jeffrey) Noltee and Stephen Jr. (Anne Marie) Moscovic; loving grandmother of Nicholas; daughter of Charlotte (late Angelo) Tagliavento; daughter-in-law of Steven and Edna (Hutton) Moscovic; sister of Tony (Lynn) Tagliavento; sister-in-law of Sharon Moscovic, Maureen (Stephen) Strimple and Mary Moscovic. Funeral service from the BARRON-MILLER FUNERAL HOME, INC., 3025…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Mott, Tina M. Bacon

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  MOTT, Tina M. Bacon Age 46, of Gaines Twp., PA, died Sunday, September 7, 2008, at her home surrounded by her loving family. Born April 18, 1962 in Coudersport, PA, she was a daughter of the late Richard E. and Ruth M. (Proctor) Horton. Tina was a homemaker. She was a former member of the Sweden Hill Mennonite Church. She greatly enjoyed working with horses, wood working, gardening, raising Jack Russell puppies, and art work of any kind. Surviving are her fiancé, Frank A. Simonetti, Sr., Gaines Twp.; a…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Musielak, Marion Rose (Madejewski)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    MUSIELAK - Marion Rose (nee Madejewski)September 6, 2008, beloved wife of the late Walter J. Musielak; dear mother of Barbara (Kenneth) Hernik, Cynthia (Arthur) Dojnik, Robert, Kenneth (Donna), Gary (Lisa) and the late Lawrence Musielak, late Donald (Barbara) Musielak and the late Carolyn (Stanley) Kuzmierczak; also survived by 11 grandchildren and the late Lisa and 16 great-grandchildren; sister of Ginger and predeceased by three sisters; survived by nieces and nephews. Funeral service from the…

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Papkoff, Arline

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Hurleyville, NY Arline Papkoff, a longtime resident of Hurleyville, NY, passed away on September 7, 2008, in the Achieve Nursing & Rehab Center, Liberty, NY. She was Arline was born in Brooklyn, NY, the daughter of Samuel and Molly Gold Fisher. She was loved and respected by all of her family and friends that she made during her years in the Catskills. Arline is survived by her four children: son, Steven and his wife, Myra, and granddaughters, Meredith and Alyse; her daughters, Lorri and Roger Brooks…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Pearson, Lucy E.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Peterson Jr., Clifford O.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Clifford O. Peterson, Jr., 80, of 90th Street, died Saturday, September 6, 2008 in Niagara Hospice House, Lockport. Mr. Peterson was born February 11, 1928 in Warren, Pennsylvania, the son of Clifford and Margaret (Larson) Peterson.He graduated from LaSalle High School in 1946 and from Niagara University in 1950. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War and then became the owner and operator of Modern Landscaping. He moved to Florida in the late 1970?s where he worked as a landscaper until his…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Piecora, Eugene

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              HARMON HOME FOR FUNERALS, SOUTH SHORE, 6389 AMBOY ROAD, PLEASANT PLAINS. Tuesday 9:00 A.M. Mass of Christian Burial St. Thomas The Apostle Church 9:45 A.M. Interment St. John's Cemetery, Queens. Friends will be received Monday 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. K. Terrance McGinley, Director, Harmon Funeral Home South Shore Locally Family Owned & Operated Staten Island's only member of the International Order of the

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Plessas, Phillip Evan John

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Poorten, Anita (Grigajtis)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  POORTEN - Anita (Grigajtis)September 7, 2008, dear mother of Lisa (Chuck) Mosey, Kathy (Jim) Maass, Maria (Jack) Pickering and Michael (Debbie) Poorten; loving grandmother of Nicole, Jessica, Charles, Victoria, Jacquie, Julia, Erin, Anthony and Brittany; daughter of the late Anthony and Josephine (Annunziato) Grigajtis; sister of Rosalie Rambuss and Anthony Mark (Mary) Grigajtis; aunt of Rick, Amy, Matthew and April. Friends may call Tuesday 7-9 PM and Wednesday 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the JAMES W. CANNAN FUNERAL…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Probst, Mark W.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    PROBST - Mark W. September 6, 2008, beloved husband of Jackie (Sawyer) Probst; devoted father of Mark D., Sarah and Gabrielle Probst; dear brother of Debbie Wannemacher, Duane (Colleen) and Dawn Probst. Friends may call Wednesday 2-5 and 7-9 at the DIETRICH FUNERAL HOME, INC., 2480 Kensington Ave. where Funeral Service will be held Thursday at a time to be announced. Flowers are gratefully declined. Memorials may be made to The American Diabetes Assn.,

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Przykuta, Jerry J.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PRZYKUTA - Jerry J. Of Lancaster, NY, September 6, 2008, brother of Dennis (Diana); uncle of Aaron (Jen) and Eric (Lori); also survived by pals, Alex and Harley. Family will receive relatives and friends at the WENDEL &LOECHER, INC. FUNERAL HOME, 27 Aurora St., Lancaster, Tuesday from 5-8 PM. Jerry was a retired Erie County Sheriff, veteran and honored trap shooter. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of choice., , PUFF - Adele (Simister)September 5, 2008. Beloved wife of Donald Puff;…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Reed, Patricia A.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        REED - Patricia A. September 3, 2008, beloved mother of Steven, Nicole and Tennille. Services will be held Monday, September 8 at Jordan Grove, 1264 Kensington Ave., 11:00 AM visitation; Funeral Services at 12:00 Noon. Entombment at St. Matthews Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to MEMORIAL CHAPELS, 66 E. Utica., , SCHWAB - Geraldine K. September 5, 2008, beloved wife of the late William J. Schwab, Sr.; dearest mother of Maryann (Paul) Justinger, William, Jr. (Maureen) Schwab; loving grandmother of Colleen,…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Rogers, Amanda L.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          may call at HARDISON FUNERAL HOME, N. Fourth and Ridge Sts., Lewiston on Monday from 2 - 4 and 7 - 9 PM. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, September 9th, at 11:00 AM in the funeral home, with the Rev. Richard Blemaster, Pastor of St. John Lutheran Church, officiating. Burial will be private in St. John Lutheran Cemetery, Youngstown. For those wishing to remember Amanda in a special way, memorials may be made to Pediatrics ICU at Women's and Children's Hospital, 219 Bryant St. Buffalo, NY 14222…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Ronald L. Stanton

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Ronald L. Stanton, 71, of Buffalo Circle, passed away unexpectedly at his home Sunday (Sept. 7, 2008). The family will receive friends from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Wednesday at the H.P. Smith & Son, Inc. Funeral Home, 29 E. Main St., Canisteo, where funeral and committal services will be at 7 p.m. Thursday with the Rev. David Barnard officiating. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery in Canisteo. A complete obituary will be in Tuesday’s edition of The Evening Tribune. 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Rose M. Kaelber

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              MIDDLETOWN Rose M Kaelber, of Middletown, died peacefully, surrounded by family, on Saturday, September 6th, 2008 at her home. She was 82. Rose was born in Ulsterville, New York on May 8, 1926, the daughter of the late Victor and Loretta Puteo Napolitano. She was the widow of Jacob N. Kaelber Sr.. She was secretary/treasurer at United Insulation Middletown. A communicant of St Joseph Catholic Church, she was a member of the Town of Wallkill Seniors, The Happy Seniors and was a Golden Performer entertaining…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • SANDRA L. KNOWLTON

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Sandra L. Knowlton, 47, of 711 Streeter Br. Road passed away Thursday (Sept. 4, 2008) unexpectedly at the Erie County Medical Center in Buffalo. Born May 16, 1961 in Olean, she was the daughter of Arthur and Joyce Hawkes Pinney. She married Gary “Fuzzy” Knowlton on Oct. 3, 1981 in Little Genesee. Mr. Knowlton survives. Sandy was a graduate of the Bolivar Central School class of 1979, and a graduate of Central Business Institute in Syracuse. She had been employed for the past 10 years as an…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Sampsell, Renee L. (Breeze)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  hip Baptist Church, McEwensville. She is survived by her husband, Donald B. Sampsell; two daughters, Lisa Miller and Cindy Shaffer; four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; a sister, Carol Freeman and three brothers, Tom, Michael and James Breeze of New York.The funeral service was Saturday, August 30th at the Jerre Wirt Blank Funeral Home in Northumberland, PA.Visit for on-line guest register.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Samuel P. Talaba

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Mr. Samuel P. Talaba, beloved husband of Irma (Heath) Talaba passed away on Thursday evening, Sept. 4, 2008, in St. Elizabeth Medical Center, Utica.  Sam was born on Oct. 29, 1921, in Little Falls the son of the late Stefan and Suzanna (Sadlon) Talaba. He was educated in local schools and while in High School he was a skilled gymnast and excelled in football and basketball. In 1942, Samuel enlisted in the U.S. Army Air Corps and proudly served his country in World War II until his discharge in 1946. Sam…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Scott, Jamel C.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Scott, Jamel C. Rochester: September 2, 2008. Predeceased by father Cleveland Anderson. Survived by son, Keyon, daughter, Keymari; mother, Jacqueline, brother, Cleveland Scott, grandmother Annette Jackson. Calling hours Tuesday 7 - 9 PM at Regency Funeral Chapel, Inc., 596 Genesee St. Funeral Service Wednesday 11 AM at Antioch Baptist Church, 144 Baden St. Interment Riverside Cemetery.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Sharpe, Nancy R. (Reimer)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Shaul, Ella M.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        are invited to visit at the funeral home from noon until the time of the service. Burial will follow the service in the Westville Cemetery, Westville. In lieu of flowers, it is respectfully suggested that those who so desire make contributions in Ella's memory to the Resident's Activity Fund, care of Otsego Manor, 128 Phoenix Mills Cross Road, Cooperstown, NY 13326. Arrangements are under the supervision of Tillapaugh Funeral Service, Cooperstown and Milford.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Smith, Howard I.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Howard I. Smith, age 75, of North Tonawanda, passed away Saturday, September 6, 2008 in DeGraff Memorial Hospital. Mr. Smith was born March 6, 1934 in North Tonawanda. He served in the United States Army during the Korean Era.Mr. Smith was self-employed and had run Anodizing and Plating Co. in Wheatfield.Services will be at the convenience of the family. Arrangements by the WATTENGEL Funeral Home (692-0440).On-line guest registry at

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Smith, Stephen

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Formerly of Thompsonville, NY Stephen Smith of North Dartmouth, MA, formerly of Thompsonville, NY, died on Saturday, September 6, 2008, at the Hathaway Manor Nursing Home in New Bedford. He was 63. Born in Weymouth, a son of the late Lloyd & Evelyn (Morrissey), he was raised in East Bridgewater. Stephen was a graduate of East Bridgewater High School and the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. He worked as a Salesman in the Turf Management industry for many years. Stephen was a past Superintendent of…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Stenross, F. Matthew

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Stenross, F. Matthew Brighton: September 4, 2008. Memories of Matt will live on with his wife, Katy and sons, Bill and Peter; sister, Barbara Stenross-Russell, her husband Michael and their son, Adam. Matt grew up in Cleveland, attended Dartmouth College (AB), University of Massachusetts, Amherst (MA), The Wharton School of Business (MBA). He worked 31 years for Xerox, recently retiring to pursue a teaching career. A Memorial Service will be held TODAY, Monday, 7 PM at Atonement Lutheran Church, 1900…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Stermer, Dana D.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  and friends are invited to call at the Barber Funeral Home, 413 S. Main St., Horseheads, on Thursday, Sept. 11, 2008, from 2-4:00 and 6-8:00. A celebration of his life filled with memories and stories will take place at the funeral home on Friday at 10:00 a.m.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Szalla, Anton J.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    may call Tuesday from 1 to 4 PM at Gaul Funeral Home, 263 East Avenue, Lockport, where funeral services will follow at 4:00 PM. Burial in Cold Spring Cemetery will be held at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Niagara County Community College Foundation, the Salvation Army or Aspire of W.N.Y. would be appreciated by the Szalla family. Post a message of sympathy at .

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Thomas J. Crowley

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Thomas J. Crowley, 84, of Kingsbury Ave., died Friday, Sept. 5, 2008 at Corning Hospital. He was a retired employee of Corning Glass Works and served in the Army Air Corps. Survivors include five sons, Thomas Crowley Jr. of West Cornwall, Conn., Stephen Crowley of Corning, Joseph Crowley of Clifton Springs, Patrick Crowley of Corning, Robert Crowley of Greenville, N.C.; four daughters, Mary Anne Corcoran of Newfield, Margaret Buzako of Pine City, Eileen Price of Horseheads and Martha Crowley of Pine City; a…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Tredo, Joseph

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        TREDO, Joseph -We still feel your presence near in every thought, memory and prayer since you left us ten years ago today.MOM, DAD, MATTHEW, CHRISTIAN AND LAUREN GRACE,

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Trevisan, Margaret A.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          may call at Jennings, Nulton &Mattle Funeral Home , 1704 Penfield Rd., Wednesday, 3-7 PM. Margaret's Funeral Mass will be celebrated Thursday, 10 AM at St. Joseph's Church, 43 Gebhardt Rd., Penfield. Entombment, White Haven Memorial Park. Those wishing may contribute to Lollypop Farm, 99 Victor Rd., Fairport, NY 14450, in her memory. To light a candle of remembrance, please visit:

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Watson, Arlene

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Mrs. Arlene Watson, of Medina, passed away early Saturday morning, September 6, 2008 at the Orchard Manor Nursing Home.Mrs. Watson was born in the Town of Albion, June 23, 1919, a daughter of the late John N. and Lucy (Turner) Thaine. She married Harold L. ?Stub? Watson on April 14, 1939. She was employed by the Medina Central School District in the Oak Orchard School, where she began her career in 1959 as a cook and cafeteria worker. She transferred to the Towne Elementary School and retired in 1986.She…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Wesley M.D., C. Susan

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Wesley, C. Susan (Rainwater), M.D. Hornell: Of Fremont, NY, died Sunday, September 07, 2008, following a long illness. She was 57. She was married to C. Lawrence Rainwater in 1978 and began serving in the United States Navy. After an honorable discharge from the Navy in 1981, Susan returned to Wayland, her hometown, where she practiced medicine in association with St. James Mercy Hospital in Hornell, NY, from 1982-2000. She was divorced in 1994 and remarried to Michael Wesley on September 21, 2004, after a…

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Williams, Esther M.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      and friends are invited to call Wednesday, September 10, 2008 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the James D. Barrett Funeral Home. Funeral Service will follow at 8 p.m. Interment will take place in Woodlawn Cemetery at the convenience of the family.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Williams, Matthew J. (McKeon)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        and family may call Wednesday, 4-8 PM at the Second Reformed Church in Marion, 3757 Mill St., Marion, where the Funeral Service will be held Thursday at 2 PM. Donations may be made to the Matthew J. Williams Memorial Scholarship Fund at WCS Scholarship Fund, PO Box 900, Williamson, NY 14589. Reference: Stevens Funeral Home.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Young, Clarence J.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          YOUNG, Clarence J. Ky - In myprayers each night, my thoughts each day, I miss you. Happy Birthday.Love,WIFE BETTY LOU,

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Zackery Krum

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            The family of Zackery Krum, age 5, of 19 Henry Street, Mohawk, is deeply saddened at his sudden and unexpected passing on Friday, Sept. 5, 2008 in Albany Medical Center. At the time of his passing, he was surrounded by his loving family. He had just started Kindergarten in Mohawk Central School. Zackery was born on February 13, 2003 in New Hartford, New York, the son of Trista Randall and David Krum. Zackery was a fun loving little boy who loved "Spiderman" and playing with his transformers with…

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Annora Rose Melfi, Infant

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Eileen A. McIntyre, 88

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Erwin ‘Buss’ Allen, 90, 09/06/2008

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Francis Earl Balcom, 80

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Hunter, Jack W.

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