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David H. Colton, 72, of Akron, passed away Monday (February 3, 2014) at Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital in Williamsville.

He was born in Newfane, NY on March 31, 1941, a son of the late Leon and Elizabeth Barbas Colton.

David was a production worker for General Motors in Lockport prior to his retirement.  He was a member of the WNY 2 Cylinder Club, WNY Gas & Steam Assoc. and enjoyed woodworking and John Deere Tractors.  He will be greatly missed by his family and friends whom he loved spending time with.

Survivors include his wife of 45 years, Judy Fiegel Colton of Akron. Two daughters, Kelly Colton of Akron and Keri (Kelly) Page of East Bethany.  Two grandchildren, Garrett Page and Lydia Page of East Bethany.  Three sisters, Naomi (late Bud) Hulme of Buffalo, Betty (late Alphonso) Killion of Lockport and Virginia (late Kenneth) Swan of Lockport.  Also survived by several nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by his foster parents, Karl and Aleda Kruse and several brothers and sisters.

Family and friends are cordially invited to share memories, condolences and thoughts on Friday (Feb. 7th) from 5-8pm at the J. Leonard McAndrew Funeral Home, LLC, 32 John St., Akron.  Funeral services will take place Saturday, 11am at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Wolcottsville Fire Department or the American Heart Association.

Expressions of condolence may be made at: www.mcandrewfuneralhomes.net.

ARRANGEMENTS WERE ENTRUSTED TO THE J. LEONARD MCANDREW FUNERAL HOME, LLC, 32 JOHN ST., AKRON, NY 14001. RONALD KONIECZNY II, DIRECTOR & PROPRIETOR.

Mari Elan Buszka, 80, of Batavia, passed away Monday (February 3, 2014) at her residence.

She was born July 14, 1933 in Buffalo, NY, daughter of the late Konstanty and Clara Weglikowski Chrostowski.

Mari was a school teacher at Pioneer Central school in Arcade prior to her retirement. Mari was also a member of Resurrection Parish in Batavia

She is survived by her son, Jay Mario Buszka and a cousin, Carol (Kenneth) Fox of Clarence Center.

There will be no prior visitation.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be announced at a later date with interment in St. Stanislaus Cemetery, Buffalo.

ARRANGEMENTS WERE ENTRUSTED TO THE J. LEONARD MCANDREW FUNERAL HOME, LLC, 32 JOHN ST., AKRON, NY 14001. RONALD KONIECZNY II, DIRECTOR & PROPRIETOR.

THOMAS P. BRZYSKI Age 67, of Batavia, went home to be with the Lord on Monday February 3, 2014 at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester. He was born January 19, 1947 in Cheektowaga, NY, to the late Edward R. and Elma (Jordan) Brzyski.

   Mr. Brzyski is a US Air Force Veteran and was employed by Conrail for over 30 years. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, bird watching and antiqueing. A real sports enthusiast and New England Patriots fan.  

   Surviving is his beloved wife of 47 years, Maryan (Zielonka) Brzyski of Batavia; cherished daughters, Darlene (Christopher) Miller of Corfu and their children, Matthew (Laura), Amy (Kevin Schildwaster) & Morgan; Jody (Miguel Contreras-Pinto) Swable and their children, Sydney & Olivia of Rock Hill, SC; sisters, Linda (Larry) Gangler of Fillmore, NY and Michelle (Jeff) Kawa of Darien; great-grandson, Isaac along with many nieces and nephews.

   Family and friends may visit from 3-7 p.m. on Friday February 7, 2014 at the Michael S. Tomaszewski Funeral & Cremation Chapel, LLC 4120 West Main Street Road Batavia, New York 14020 where a Celebration of Thomas's Life will begin at 7:00 p.m. The family wishes memorial contributions to the James P. Wilmont Cancer Center 601 Elmwood Ave. Box 704 Rochester, New York 14642.

   Please share your memories of Thomas, with his family at www.tomaszewskifh.com and for more information please call Michael at (585)343-7500.

THE FAMILY OF THOMAS P. BRZYSKI IS BEING CARED FOR BY THE MICHAEL S. TOMASZEWSKI FUNERAL & CREMATION CHAPEL, LLC 4120 WEST MAIN STREET ROAD BATAVIA, NEW YORK.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

IRENE MAY CLARKDaughter of Thomas and Linda (Neuburger) Clark died Thursday, January 23, 2014 at her home in Brewer, Maine. She was 37. Irene was born October 10, 1976 in Albany, NY.

   Irene attended Genesee Community College and was a graduate of Brockport State College with a bachelor's degree in Psychology. She worked for several Human Service Agencies in the Rochester area before moving to Maine to continue working in the field. Social media helped Irene keep in touch with her many friends in Western New York and beyond. Over the years Irene shared her home with many pets especially her beloved dog, Findley. Her passions included crafts, scrapbooking, reading and movies. She loved keeping up with the activities of all her nieces and nephews. Her life was guided by her strong conviction in equality for all people. 

   Surviving along with her parents are her loving sisters, Catherine (William) Wrigley of Ridgewood, NY and their children, Felix & Gabby; Jeanette (Marc Bzduch) Clark of Bergen and their children, Dante, Devyn, Alexandre, Alice, and Blaze; Sharon Clark of Boston along with aunts and uncles, Beverly Delillo, James (Judy) Clark, Mary Johnston and Diane (John) McFarland.

   A time of visitation and Celebration of Irene's Life will be announced at a future date. The family suggests that memorials in Irene's memory may be made to a Humane Society in their region.

Please share your memories of Irene with her family at www.tomaszewskifh.com and for more information please call Michael at (585)343-7500.

THE FAMILY OF IRENE MAY CLARK IS BEING CARED FOR BY THE MICHAEL S. TOMASZEWSKI FUNERAL & CREMATION CHAPEL, LLC 4120 WEST MAIN STREET ROAD BATAVIA, NEW YORK.

Pavilion ~ Frederick R. Hackett, age 93, of York Road, passed away on Monday morning (Feb. 3, 2014) at Unity Hospital in Rochester.

     Mr. Hackett was born September 27, 1920 in Council Bluffs, Iowa, a son of the late William and Edith Kellner Hackett.

     He will be remembered as a very caring and loving family man, who enjoyed camping, farming and being involved with ham radios.

     Mr. Hackett is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 71 years, Dorothy Rossborough Hackett, his six children; Darleen (Ronald) Rodgers of Warsaw, Sherrie (Thomas) Logsdon of MI, Timothy (Helena) Hackett of Spencerport, Rebecca Hackett of Pavilion, Jane Hackett of Batavia and Michael (Laurie) Hackett of Pavilion, daughter in law, Ann Hackett of Pavilion,  brother, Terry Hackett of TX, two sisters, Barbara Krigboun of CA and Nancy Dell of FL, brother in law, Charles Longhany of LeRoy, along with 23 grandchildren, 52 great-grandchildren, 5 great great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. He is also survived by his “extended family”, as he and his wife opened their home as foster parents to many children over the years. 

     He was predeceased by a son, David Hackett, granddaughter, Marybeth James, great-granddaughter, Abby Logsdon,  brother and sister in law, Jack and Evelyn Hackett, two sisters and a brother in law, Delores and Manny Bolsei and Carole Longhany, and a brother in law, William Dell.

     Friends may call on the family on Saturday from 1 ~ 4 PM at the Falcone Family Funeral & Cremation Service Inc., 8700 Lake Road (Rt 19), LeRoy, where funeral services will be held at  4 P.M.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Pavilion Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 156, Pavilion, N.Y. 14525.

     Your memories and condolences may be shared with Mr. Hackett's family at www.falconefuneralhome.com

Jessie E. (Bonning) Wilcox, 89, of Corfu, passed away on Saturday (February 1, 2014) in her home.

Mrs. Wilcox was born in Jackson Township, PA, a daughter of the late Dennis and Margaret Boothe Bonning. She was a graduate of Lake Lehman High School and Nesbitt Hospital School of Nursing.

Jessie was the loving mother of Patricia Gellman, Barbara Rathmann and Charles Wilcox; grandmother of Scott Gellman, Abbie Gellman, Rebecca Gellman Corrine (Kent) Rathmann-Cooke, Allison Rathmann and Allie Wilcox; one great grandchild, Olivia DeNooijer. Jessie is also survived by a brother, Dennis Bonning Jr. of Jackson Township, PA.

The family will be present to receive friends on Thursday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the C. B. Beach & Son Mortuary, Inc., 4 - 6 East Main Street, Corfu. Burial will follow at Evergreen Hill Cemetery, Corfu, NY.

ROSELLA R. NOBLE Age 88, of Batavia, died peacefully Saturday afternoon February 1, 2014 at United Memorial Medical Center. She was born January 2, 1926 in Clarion, PA to the late Clarence and Bertha (McClain) Madill, also preceded in death by her beloved husband, Beryl Charles Noble in 1991; daughter, Nancy Noble-Zack in 2008; brother, Jerry Madill and sister, Constance Wassell.

  Mrs. Noble was a member of the Grace Baptist Church in Batavia, where she was also a Pioneer Girls leader. She enjoyed and taught ceramics, crocheting, crossword puzzles and reading. A member of the DAR (Daughter's of the American Revolution), Mrs. Noble had a great love for her family and a strong faith in the Lord.

   She is survived by her loving children, BC Noble of Batavia, Rosemary (Irwin) Crosby of S. Byron, Carolynn (Richard) Sharpe of Batavia, Barbara (James) Haralson of Texas, Sharon (Craig) Angst and Alice (Brian) McFerron all of Arkansas; brothers, Thomas (Debbie) Madill of Buffalo; sisters, Carol (Ellsworth "Chubby") Norton of Elba and Susan (David) Kinsman of Arkansas; 20 grandchildren; 41 great-grandchildren along with many nieces and nephews.

   Family and friends may visit from 3-7 p.m. on Thursday February 6, 2014 at the Michael S. Tomaszewski Funeral & Cremation Chapel, LLC 4120 West Main Street Road Batavia, New York 14020. Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. Friday February 7 at the Grace Baptist Church 238 Vine Street Batavia with burial in Elmwood Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorials are suggested to the church.           

Please share your memories of Mrs. Noble, with her family at www.tomaszewskifh.com and for more information call Michael at (585)343-7500.

THE FAMILY OF ROSELLA R. NOBLE  IS BEING CARED FOR BY THE MICHAEL S. TOMASZEWSKI FUNERAL & CREMATION CHAPEL, LLC 4120 WEST MAIN STREET ROAD BATAVIA, NEW YORK 14020.

 

 

 

Patricia A. Dale, 72 of Attica, passed away February 3, 2014 at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester. She was born April 15, 1941 in Warsaw to the late Helen M. Truax. Mrs. Dale owned and operated Dale Standardbred Farms in Attica. She is preceded in death by her husband Ronald Dale who passed in 2005.

She is survived by her sons Dean Dale of Attica; Tim (Melanie) Dale of Lockport; daughter Robin (Mark) Shaw of Honeoye Falls; sister Sandra (Michael) McGuire of Mt. Morris; grandchildren Michael (Amber) Shaw, Morgan Shaw, Lindsay and Emily Dale; great-grand-children Carrigan Shaw and Collin Dale along with several nieces and nephews.

Friends are invited to call on Thursday February 6, 2014 from 3 to 7 PM at Marley Funeral Home, LLC. 135 Main St. Attica, New York 14011. Funeral Services will be private. She will be laid to rest in Leicester Cemetery, Leicester.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Camp Good Days www.campgooddays.org or to the Wilmot Cancer Center 1332 Pittsford-Mendon Road, Mendon, NY 14506. For more information please call (585) 591-1212 or to leave a message of condolence please visit www.marleyfuneralhome.com. Arrangements completed by Marley Funeral Home, LLC. 135 Main St. Attica, New York 14011.
 

Elfreda M. Scroger, 78 of Batavia, passed away on Sunday February 2, 2014 at the Genesee County Nursing Home. She was born on February 17, 1935 in Grand Marion, Michigan to the late William J. (Mary Thornton) Scroger. Elfreda worked for many years at Eastman Kodak. She was a member of St. Mary’s Church in Batavia and was an avid bingo player.

Elfreda is preceded in death by her brother William Scroger of Batavia.

She is survived by her sons; Rick ( Nicolette) Lang of Batavia; Timothy ( Helen) Lang of North Carolina; daughters; Deborah (John) Konieczny of Batavia; Holley (Edmund) Zaremski of East Oakfield; Jennifer (Ike) Behe of Gasport; sister Judy (Thomas) Jenkins of Batavia; Pat (John) Pangrazio; along with 12 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

Friends are invited to call on Wednesday February 5, 2014 from 4 to 8 PM at Gilmartin Funeral Home & Cremation Company, Inc. 329-333 West Main Street Batavia, NY 14020. Prayers will be recited 9:00 AM on Thursday February 6, 2014 at the Funeral Home followed by a 9:30 AM Mass of Christian Burial at Resurrection Parish 18 Ellicott St. Batavia, NY 14020. She will be laid to rest in St. Joseph’s Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the family to be distributed to various charities. To leave a message of condolence please visit www.gilmartinfuneralhome.com or for more information call (585) 343-8260. Arrangements completed by Gilmartin Funeral Home & Cremation Company, Inc. 329-333 West Main Street Batavia, New York 14020.

Edward C. Penepent, 82 of Batavia passed away on Tuesday January 28, 2014 at the Genesee County Nursing Home.  He was born on November 15, 1931 in Batavia to the late Charles (Cora) Penepent.  Edward worked for many years at the Ragu Foods Packing Company in Rochester.  He was a veteran of the Korean War and belonged to the American Legion in Batavia. 

He is preceded in death by his second wife Martha (Gilbert) Penepent of Bergen;Sister Luella Bennett of Leroy.

Edward is Survived by his first wife Irene Penepent of Batavia; son Edward (Terri) Penepent of Pennsylvania; daughters Wende Ferguson of Byron; Alice (Kevin) Zito of Wyoming; Brothers Ronald (Anne) Penepent of Batavia and Raymond Penepent of Florida; sister Joyce (Jack) Ferrara of California along with several grandchildren, great grandchildren and nieces and nephews.

There will be no prior calling hours.  Funeral Services will be at the Genesee County Nursing Home on Monday February 3, 2014 at 6:00 PM.  He will be laid to rest in St. Joseph’s Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Genesee County Nursing Home 278 Bank St. Batavia, NY 14020.  To sign the online guest registry please visit www.gilmartinfuneralhome.com or for more information call (585) 343-8260. Arrangements completed by Gilmartin Funeral Home & Cremation Company, Inc. 329-333 West Main Street Batavia, New York 14020

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