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Robert H. Osborn
March 6, 2018, age 78, of Darien, NY. Beloved husband and loving companion of Joan Heitz Osborn;  dearest father of Robert (Gloria) Osborn, Ann (Ron) Cervone, Jean Osborn, Cheryl (Scott) Todd, Joan (Coy) Martin, Ronald (Eileen) Osborn; loving grandfather of Jennifer (Mark) Kronthaler, Robert Osborn, William Osborn, Elizabeth Osborn, Brittany (Matthew) Coffta, Keith (Allyson) Wilkinson, Caitlin (Derek) Bird, Austin Wilkinson, Carrie (Garry) Hoggan, Craig Wilkinson, Carly Wilkinson, Jackson Todd,  Madison Martin, Grace Martin, Wyatt Osborn, Eva Osborn and ten great-grandchildren.  Brother of Patricia (Osborn) Herrington and the late Dave Herrington.
Founder of Spring Creek Construction Co., Lineman at New York State Electric and Gas (1958-1990),   Member of the Corfu Presbyterian Church, Darien Center town councilman, avid hunter and fisherman.  His passion for farming, nature, family and hard work will be what is remembered most.
Flowers gratefully declined, contributions can be made to Youth Organization of Pheasants Forever Chapter 843, 8485 Bunker Hill Rd. Gasport, NY 14067 and the Darien Fire Department 10537 Alleghany Rd., Darien Center, NY 14040.
Friends and relatives are invited to attend memorial service at Corfu Presbyterian Church at 63 Allegheny Street, Corfu, NY on Saturday March 10, 2018.  Friends and family may gather at 9:00 am, service following at 10:00.

Loxahatchie, FL / LeRoy ~ Barbara Ann Waldron, age 77, passed away on Monday (February 26, 2018) in the loving presence of her family.

     She was born October 20, 1940 in Batavia, N.Y., a daughter of the late George and Mildred Miller Carlie.

     Barbara will be remembered as a loving mother, devoted grandmother, caring sister and a dedicated nurse.  She was a graduate of LeRoy High School and then pursued a career in nursing.  She provided nursing care in Rochester, N.Y., California and Florida.  She loved her time spent with her family, especially her children and grandchildren.  She loved crafting and sewing and enjoyed sharing her crafts with others.  She enjoyed hunting and fishing with her late husband in her earlier years.

     She is survived by her daughters, Cathy Waldron, Lori Anderson and Kelly (Jeff) Berger; her siblings, Cheryl Phillips, Georgia Carli, George (Kelly) Carlie and Pam (Michael) Holiday; grandchildren, Christine (James) Munroe, William Anderson, Patricia Anderson, Hannah Berger and Grace Waldron; great-grandchild, Tristin Munroe; brother-in-law, Michael (Sandy) Waldron, along with many nieces, nephew, great-nieces and great-nephews.

     In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Patrick T. Waldron in 1988.

     Family and friends may call on Saturday, March 10 from 10 A.M. ~ 1 P.M. at the Falcone Family Funeral & Cremation Service Inc., 8700 Lake Road (Rt. 19), LeRoy, where her prayer service will be held at 1:00 P.M .

     In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to Trustbridge Hospice, 5300 East Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL  33407.

     Your memories and condolences may be shared with Barbara’s family at

     Mrs. Waldron and her family are being cared for by the Falcone Family Funeral & Cremation Service Inc. in LeRoy.  585-768-2400

antonucci.jpgNicholas Adam Antonucci, 30 of Alexander, flew to heaven on the wings of an Angel March 2, 2018. He was born in Batavia, on May 19, 1987. Nick loved life and was the most loving and loyal person to everyone who had the fortune of knowing him.

He had the biggest heart and smile, and would never hesitate to help anyone in need. Be it snow blowing, running some electric, installing flooring or working on their car. There really wasn’t anything he couldn’t do. Nick had his Class A CDL license and could and did drive tractor trailers, operated heavy equipment and was currently employed at Delorenzo Electric.

Nick lived life to the fullest and enjoyed dirt bike riding, four wheeling, snowmobiling, hunting, fishing and just hanging out with family. His two favorite loves were his beloved dog Star and his yellow Harley Davidson motorcycle.

He was the loving son of Peter & Cynthia (Quinn) Antonucci of Alexander, brother of Benjamin (Julie Peralta) Antonucci of Rochester and the best uncle ever to his niece Stella Kwiatek and nephew Brayden Alexander Antonucci. He is predeceased by his paternal grandparents Vera & Vincent Antonucci, and Bruce W. Quinn.

He leaves behind his true love girlfriend Brittany Raines, Grandmother Bille Quinn of TX, and loving aunts and uncles including Paul (Sandy) Antonucci of NJ; Vincent (Marguerite Thomas) Antonucci of Darien; Larry (Mary) Quinn of Arcade; Gary (Jeep) & Barbara Quinn of Alexander; Lorrie Treat of Batavia; Jerry (Dee Dee) Quinn of Alexander along with many cousins.

Friends are invited to call on Wednesday March 7, 2018 from 4 to 7 PM at Marley Funeral Home, LLC. 135 Main Street, Attica, New York 14011. A brief Prayer Service will immediately follow calling hours at 7:00 PM at the Funeral Home.  

In lieu of flowers memorials are suggested to Alexander Fire Department, PO Box 336, Alexander, New York 14005. For more information please call (585) 591-1212 or to leave a message of condolence please visit Arrangements completed by Marley Funeral Home, LLC. 135 Main Street, Attica, New York 14011.

angel.jpgJoan C Waite, 88 passed away peacefully on March 3, 2018 at United Memorial Medical Center, Batavia. She was born on February 7, 1930 in Attica, to the late Elmo (Loretta Petz) Reding. Mrs. Waite is predeceased by her husband Merlyn "Rusty" Waite; brothers Bernard Reding and Father Aquinas Reding OFM of St. Bonaventure.

She was a devoted Mother and Grandmother who enjoyed baking, gardening and sewing. Mrs. Waite was actively involved with her parish Sts. Joachim & Anne, where she served as Eucharistic Minister, member of the funeral lunch committees and member of the Sunshine group. Joan was an active member of the Attica Historical Society for many years along with the Landmark society.

She is survived by her 4 children, Steven (Bhante Nalaka a Buddhist Monk) of Austin, TX; Patricia (Edward Tatman) Beauregard of Orchard Park; Paul (Elizabeth) of Houston, TX; Mark (Amy) Waite of Batavia; grandchildren Matthew Beauregard of Orchard Park; Art Tatman of the Philippines, Lianna Tatman of Orchard Park; Robert and Rachel Waite of Houston, TX; Alexandria (Eric) Almeter of Batavia; siblings Edmund (Jane) Reding, Richard (Mary Jane)Reding, Mary Beechler, Robert (Joann) Reding, along with many nieces and nephews.

Friends are invited to call on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 from 1-3 and 5 to 7 PM at Marley Funeral Home, LLC. 135 Main Street, Attica, New York 14011. A 10:30 AM Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday, March 7, 2018 at Sts. Joachim & Anne Parish, 50 East Ave. Attica, NY 14011.  She will be laid to rest in St. Vincent’s Cemetery, Attica.

For more information please call (585) 591-1212 or to leave a message of condolence please visit Arrangements completed by Marley Funeral Home, LLC. 135 Main Street, Attica, New York 14011.

howard.jpgBatavia - Sara A. Howard, 23, of Batavia, passed away Thursday, (March 1, 2018) at her home, in Batavia.

Sara was born December 17, 1994 in Brockport, a daughter of James M. Howard of Batavia and Deborah (Robinson) Rogers of Churchville.

Sara was faithful and had just begun attending City Church in Batavia.  She was a social butterfly who was outgoing and funny.  She had many friends and always put others first. 

Surviving along with her parents are her children, Mariah and Brayden Wahl, and Alyanna Johnson; a brother, Kevin Howard of Churchville; sisters, Heather Rogers of Batavia, and Mandy (Dan) Myers of PA; maternal grandparents, Robert and Barbara Robinson of Churchville, an uncle, Michael (Barb Barons) Robinson of Churchville; an aunt, Lisa Robinson of Churchville; a nephew, Benjamin Rogers; niece, Ceira Myers.  Several great-aunts, uncles and cousins along with her boyfriend, Cole Johnson also survive.

She is preceded in death by unborn twins and her paternal grandparents, Wayne and Caroline Howard.

Friends may call on Monday (March 5, 2018) from 4 to 8 p.m. at H.E. Turner & Co. Funeral Home, 51 South Lake Street, Bergen.  In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Howard Family.  Burial will be in St. Brigid's Cemetery, Bergen.  Please leave a condolence, share a story or light a candle at

Donald Kenyon Strang Sr. (Tiny)

Born August 15, 1945 in Batavia, NY, to the late Robert W and Mary Kenyon Strang. Tiny passed away peacefully in hospice care surrounded by family. He was preceded by a son Theodore W. Strang and a Brother Douglas R. Strang Sr.

Don was an active member of many fraternally organizations in the area. Past Master of Attica lodge 462 of free and accepted Masons, a member of the Consistory of the Valley of Buffalo, and was a driver for the Shrine Hospital in Erie. Pa., out of the Ismailia Shrine in Buffalo. And was a past district deputy of the Odd Fellows of Wyoming County.

He could also be seen riding his “trike” motorcycle around the area. He also loved hunting and all things outdoors.

He is survived by: his loving wife Linda M. Strang, of Attica; a son and daughter-in-law Donald K( Samantha) Strang Jr., of Alexander; daughter Judy (Mike Brenon) Friedhaber, of Varysburg; daughter-in-law Christina Tambe, of Oakfield; stepchildren Terry and Jerry Kahl, Bobbie Jo, Carl and Laura Graves; 10 grandchildren Brett ,Tyler, Matthew, Zachary (Friedhaber) Paulina, Donald K. III, James (Strang) Lindsey, Joshua and Hannah (Strang) and several stepgrandchildren; brother Robert W. (Sandy) Strang Jr.; two sisters Susan (George) Anderson, of Tucson, Ariz., and Deborah (Glenn) Russ of Corfu; sister-in-law Judy Strang, of East Pembroke. Several nieces nephews and close friends.

Memorial service is at the convenience of his family, and will be announced at later date. Memorials can be made to St. Lukes Episcopal Church 30 Favor St., Attica NY 14011, or University at Buffalo Department of Pathology & Anatomical Sciences, 206 Farber Hall, 3435 Main St., Buffalo, NY 14214.

american_flag.jpgJOHN W. MARTIN ~ Seminole, FL

Age 88, formerly of Holley and Lyndonville, NY died peacefully on Tuesday morning February 20, 2018 at Oak Manor Senior Living in Largo, FL. He was born March 6, 1929 in Jamestown, NY a son of the late Maynard and Georgia (O'Connor) Martin also preceded in death by brother, Richard Martin and sister, Patricia Harter.                                                                               

John graduated from Holley High School and attended the Rochester Business Institute, he served his country honorably as a Sergeant during the Korean Conflict (White Sands Proving Grounds) and also served in the National Guard. In 1984 he retired from the Eastman Kodak Co. after 34 years of service in the Emulsion Division. He was a member of the Holley and Seminole American Legions, enjoyed travelling, camping and time spent with his family. John was a tireless volunteer who logged more than 15,000 hours of service between the Batavia and Bay Pines VA Hospitals along with many volunteer hours at Notre Dame High School. 

Surviving is his High School Sweetheart whom he shared 65 years of marriage with this past December, Mary Anne (Davis) Martin of FL; their 6 loving children, Michelle Martin, Mary Elizabeth (Joseph) Teresi all of Batavia, Michael J. (Cynthia) Martin of Webster, Timothy J. (Ayron) Martin of MD, Peter J. Martin of FL and the late Kathleen Martin-Norman in 2012; 11 very special grandchildren, Lindsey, Kiel, Johnathan, Robert, Kaitlyn, Logan and Hunter Martin, Megan Norman, Joseph, Michael & Paul Teresi; 11 great-grandchildren and a great-great grandchild expected this April along with 2 nieces and 4 nephews. 

John's wishes were for no visitation and burial will be in St. Columba's Cemetery in Caledonia at a later date. Memorials in his memory are suggested to Notre Dame High School 73 Union Street Batavia, NY 14020. 

Please share your words of comfort with John's family at or for more information please call Michael at (585)343-7500. 




walton004.jpgBatavia – Robert “Bob” Walton, 74, of Batavia, passed away Wednesday, (February 28, 2018) his son’s home in Oakfield.

Mr. Walton was born August 13, 1943 in Batavia, a son of the late Merle and Alfreda (Yasses) Walton.

Bob was an Army Veteran having served during the Vietnam War.  He was a Corrections Officer and retired from Wende Correctional Facility in 1998. 

Bob was a member of the Community Fellowship Church in Middleport, as well as the American Legion Post 0332, Loyal Order of the Moose Lodge 560, Polish Falcons, and Godfrey's Pond.  He was also a member of the Veness-Strollo VFW Post 1602 where he was past Commander, and was Chairman of the VFW National Home for Children for New York.

He was a "techie" and enjoyed spending time working in his gardens as well as making his famous chili.  He loved his Oliver and Wheel Horse tractors as well as attending car shows, and playing Santa.  However, Bob enjoyed time spent with his family, especially his grandkids whom he cherished most of all.

He is the husband of the late Donna (Cerce) Walton who passed away in 2012.  The two were married on December 16, 1967.

Mr. Walton is survived by his children, Marcia (Michael) Barnes of Elba, Robert (fiancé Rachelle Laney) Walton, II of Oakfield, and Merle Walton of Churchville; sisters, Marti (Ray) Meinagel of Pittsford, and Frances (Arthur) Straub of Alexander.  11 grandchildren along with several nieces and nephews also survive.

Robert is preceded in death by his brother, Carl Walton and a sister Patricia Dilling.

Friends may call on Tuesday from 4 to 8 p.m. at H.E. Turner & Co. Funeral Home, 403 East Main St., Batavia where Bob’s Funeral Services will be at 10:00 AM, Wednesday, (March 7, 2018).  In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to VFW National Home for Children, 3573 S Waverly Rd, Eaton Rapids, MI 48827 or online at  Burial, with military honors will be in Grand View Cemetery, Batavia.  Please leave a condolence, share a story or light a candle at

Batavia - Kevin R. Baumgarte, 43, of Batavia, passed away on Thursday, February 22, 2018 at United Memorial Medical Center.

Kevin was born August 12, 1974 in Poughkeepsie, a son of Dennis and Beverly (Kendall) Baumgarte of Batavia.

Kevin loved spending time with his kids and he worked in the deli department at Tops in Batavia. 

Surviving along with his parents are his wife, Jessica (Howe) Baumgarte and their children, Isabelle Baumgarte and Jacob Baumgarte; a brother, Scott Baumgarte of Batavia; a sister, Lisa (Larry) Wenner, Jr. of Lovettsville, VA and two nephews, Trip Wenner and Chase Wenner.

Kevin is a brother of the late Brian Paul Baumgarte.  

Calling hours are today (March 1st) from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the H.E. Turner & Co. Funeral Home, 403 East Main Street, Batavia, where services will be held Friday (March 2nd) at 11:30 a.m.   Kevin will be laid to rest in St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Batavia. 

Memorials may be made to a charity of the donor's choice.  

Please leave a condolence, share a story or light a candle at



flag.jpgKenneth B. Dimon, 89 of Perry, passed away peacefully on Wednesday February 28, 2018 at his home. He was born in Westfield, PA, on April 17, 1928 to the late Horace (Ruth Moore) Dimon. He is preceded in death by a grandson Adam Atwood.   

Mr. Dimon was a United States Air Force Veteran and Past Commander of the American Legion in Caledonia. He retired as a District Foreman from Dominion in Silver Springs. Mr. Dimon was an avid outdoorsman, he loved hunting, fishing, trapping, making bows and woodworking. He taught hunter safety education, former president of Avon Bowman Archery Club, volunteer driver for Perry Ambulance and attended services at Perry Baptist Church.

He is survived by his beloved wife Shirley (Cumberledge) Dimon of Perry; daughter Cheryl (Thomas) Atwood of Geneseo, son James (Eileen) Dimon of Rush; sister Shirley (Robert) Kuhn of Westfield, PA; grandchildren Michael (Danielle) Atwood, Kevin (Rebecca) Atwood, step-grandchildren Jonathan, Brandon and Kyle Pires; two great-grandchildren Sadie and Emery Atwood, along with several nieces and nephews.   

Friends are invited to call on Sunday March 4, 2018 from 1 to 5 PM at Eaton-Watson Funeral Home, LLC, 98 North Main Street Perry, New York, 14530. An 11:00 AM Funeral Service will be held on Monday March 5, 2018 at Baptist Church of Perry, 77 North Main Street, Perry, NY 14530. He will be laid to rest in Glenwood Cemetery, Perry.  

Memorials may be made to the HomeCare & Hospice Inc. 450 N. Main St. #3, Warsaw, NY 14569 or to the Baptist Church of Perry, 77 N. Main St. Perry, NY 14530. For more information please call (585) 237-2626 or to leave a message of condolence visit Arrangements completed by Eaton-Watson Funeral Home, LLC. 98 North Main Street Perry, New York 14530.




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