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East Bethany - Temple D. Lewis, Jr., 82 of East Bethany passed away on November 5, 2020 at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester.

He was a resident of this community for 23 years and attended First Baptist Church in Batavia.

He was born in 1938 at Vasser Hospital, Poughkeepsie, New York, and was the son of Evelyn Pervall Lewis and Temple Lewis, Sr., both of whom predeceased him.

He enlisted in the U.S. Army and served in the 14th Infantry Ranger Division for 2 years until he was honorably discharged, earning a Good Conduct Medal.

After being discharged from the Army, he was employed by Dutchess Community College in Poughkeepsie for 34 years until his retirement on August 27, 1993.

In May of 1985, he married his current wife, Darleene Peters. Previously, he had been married to Joann Pennix. They had three children: Camille D. Lewis Pittman who predeceased him; Lolita F. Lewis of Poughkeepsie, and Stephen D. Lewis, also of Poughkeepsie. He is survived by 5 grandchildren: Rashan Pittman, Elijah Jackson, Thiago Lewis-Araujo, Sacha Lewis-Araujo, and Zelehia Lewis.

In addition, he is survived by two sisters, Laura Strother and Barbara Baker of Charlottesville, VA. A host of beloved nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends also survive.

He always thought that his greatest qualities were his love of family and others regardless of who they were. He always enjoyed and helped people whenever he could and never stopped even though he was used and misused by some because of his kindness. He loved his hobby, classic cars, trucks, and tractors. He enjoyed the friends he met through this endeavor.

His other hobby was riding his Harley and caring for and loving his dogs. He always said that you can't trust some people to treat you right but your dogs will always be your best friend. He was a perfect example of living a life of happiness, respect, and live and let live.

There will be no visitation. A private graveside service and military honors will be held at Stafford Rural Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials in Temple's name may be made to Volunteers for Animals, PO Box 1621, Batavia, New York 14021.

The Lewis family entrusted the H.E. Turner & Co. Funeral Home, 403 E. Main St., Batavia with arrangements for Temple. Please leave a condolence, share a story, or light a candle at www.bataviafuneralhomes.com.

Linda A. Pembrook, 69, of Batavia, passed away on November 15, 2019 at the United Memorial Medical Center in Batavia.

Linda was born April 30, 1950 in Elmira, a daughter of the late Harold and Anna (Chopyack) Pembrook

She was a member of Resurrection Parish and a retired math teacher from the Pavilion Central School District.

Surviving are her cousins, Susan (Rick) Nolan of Greenwich, Mary Chopyack of Montrose and Cathy Moriats of Manhattan, Bridget Lent of Greenwich, Zak Lent of Greenwich, Michael Nolan of Sunderland, VT and Michael Lawler of Sunderland, VT. 

There are no prior calling hours.  Linda’s Memorial Mass will be on Saturday, November 14th at 11:00 a.m. at Resurrection Parish, 303 East Main Street, Batavia.  Entombment was held at St. Joseph’s Mausoleum, Batavia.

Due to Covid-19 restrictions, the church will be limited to 50 person capacity and social distancing guidelines will be observed.  Also, face coverings will be mandatory. 

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Genesee Cancer Assistance, 127 North Street, Batavia, NY 14020, https://www.geneseecancerassistance.org/donate/ or to HomeCare and Hospice, 29 Liberty Street, Suite 6, Batavia, NY 14020.

Please leave a condolence, share a story or light a candle at www.bataviafuneralhomes.com.

Arrangements for Linda were entrusted to the H.E. Turner & Co. Funeral Home, 403 East Main Street, Batavia, (585) 343-8868.

rogerjgrazioplenesr.jpgRoger J. Grazioplene Sr. 76, of Batavia, passed away from health complications with his loving son by his side on November 6, 2020 at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester. Roger was born in Batavia, June 9, 1944 to the late Alfonso Grazioplene and Jane (Olkucki) Grazioplene Van Buskirk and step-son to the late Floyd Van Buskirk. He is preceded in death by daughter Julie Hahn, brothers Gerry and Robert (Anne) Grazioplene.

Mr. Grazioplene was a member of Ascension and Resurrection Parishes, the former St. Nicholas Club, American Legion, D.A.V., VWF Post 1602 and Polish Falcons Nest 493.

Roger proudly served in the US Army from 1968-1970, went into NCO School and served in Vietnam 69’-70’. He was highly decorated, receiving the Purple Heart, a cluster of Bronze Stars, and many other commendations.

A man who loved sports, Roger played baseball and bowled for many years. He was also an avid golfer and played in a league with his buddies for decades.

He is survived by his beloved wife of more than 56 years Mary “Mickey” (Tenebruso) Grazioplene; son Roger (Martha) Grazioplene Jr.; daughter Bianca Grazioplene, grandchildren Maria, Porshe, Mercedes and great-grandson Lucah; sister Joyce (Joseph) Acitelli; sister-in-law Jeanette Grazioplene, along with many nieces and nephews.

Friends are invited to call on Wednesday, November 11, 2020 from 3 to 7 PM at Gilmartin Funeral Home & Cremation Company, Inc. 329-333 West Main Street, Batavia, New York 14020. You are also invited to join the family at St. Joseph’s Mausoleum, 10:45 AM on Thursday, November 12, 2020 for Military Honor’s.  

Please note the Funeral Home will be operating at 33% capacity per state guidelines. New York State requires those in attendance to adhere to the social distancing guidelines and face coverings are mandatory. Thank you for your cooperation.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family or to Wounded Warrior Project www.woundedwarriorproject.org. For more information please call (585) 343-8260 or to sign a message of condolence please visit www.gilmartinfuneralhome.com. Arrangements completed by Gilmartin Funeral Home & Cremation Company, Inc. 329-333 West Main Street Batavia, New York 14020.

annemoore.jpgAnne Marie Moore, suddenly passed away Friday November 6, with her loving husband by her side. Anne is predeceased by her children Lisa and Patrick Moore; father Earl E. Gilbert; sister Patti Zigrossi father -in-law Leon Moore Sr and brother-in-law Andrew Zigrossi.

She is survived by her adoring husband Leon Moore Jr of Elba; mother Myrtle Gilbert; daughters Mary Moore (Lisa Carter) of Hilton Leanne Moore-Lickfield (Kris Lickfeld and his daughter Sophia) of Olean granddaughter/babycakes  Isabella George, grandson Abraven and great friend Cheryl Totten. 

Anne was born February 6, 1952. Anne worked within the Elba school district, providing multiple services to the people in the community that she so loved. 

She deeply loved her husband of nearly 50 years. They loved sipping on coffee and playing board games every morning. They took many countryside car rides together. The love that they shared was known to all who know them. They created countless memories that will never be forgotten, shared an epic love that will never end. She will forever be his bride and will always be his Annie. 

She was her children’s biggest cheerleader even after the sports were over. She was the family’s true pillar of strength. 

Anne was adored by all. She was often found in the kitchen cooking and baking for her family and friends. She took great pride in the food that brought the ones she loved together. Anne would have walked to the ends of the Earth for those in need. 

The family would like to extend great thanks to the Elba Volunteer Fire Department for their extraordinary effort and great care they provided.

Friends are invited to call on Tuesday, November 10, 2020 from 4 to 8 PM at Gilmartin Funeral Home & Cremation Company, Inc. 329-333 West Main Street, Batavia, New York 14020. A Celebration of her Life will be held privately. She will be laid to rest in Machpelah Cemetery, LeRoy.

Please note the Funeral Home will be operating at 33% capacity per state guidelines. New York State requires those in attendance to adhere to the social distancing guidelines and face coverings are mandatory. Thank you for your cooperation.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Elba Volunteer Fire Department, 4 South Main Street, Elba, NY 14058. For more information please call (585) 343-8260 or to sign a message of condolence please visit www.gilmartinfuneralhome.com. Arrangements completed by Gilmartin Funeral Home & Cremation Company, Inc. 329-333 West Main Street Batavia, New York 14020.

Batavia - Elizabeth J. Suttell, age 94, of Batavia, longtime guidance counselor at LeRoy High School, passed away on Thursday, November 5, 2020 at her home.

Ms. Suttell was born December 22, 1925 in Batavia, a daughter of the late Edward B. Suttell and Clara (Lee) Suttell. 

Elizabeth received her undergraduate degree from D'Youville College where she graduated cum laude and was a member of Kappa Gamma Pi. Following her undergraduate work she received Master's Degrees from Cornell and Canisius Colleges. A lifetime member of Resurrection Parish, she was a member of The Delta Kappa Gamma International Society; a professional honorary society of women educators and the New York State Retired Teachers Association. She grew up with her cousin Theresa Lawrence, with whom she traveled extensively throughout the world. Prior to working at LeRoy Central School, she taught at the New York State School for the Blind. 

She is survived by seven nieces and nephews; Kathleen (Ritchie) Fisher, Richard (Ann Marie) Suttell, Edward “Ted” Suttell, Timothy (Paula) Suttell, Elizabeth (Craig) Lyons, Susan (Dick) Reynolds and Stephen Wilson. She is also survived by several great-nieces, great-nephews, great-great-nieces and great-great-nephews. Her family wishes to extend their sincere gratitude to her caregivers, especially Elaine Falker-Eick. 

She is predeceased by her siblings; Edward B. (Elsie) Suttell, Rita (Jack) Wilson and J. Richard (Mary Jane) Suttell and her niece, Kristine Suttell. 

There are no prior visiting hours. Elizabeth's Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 am on Friday, November 13th, 2020 from St. Joseph's Church. Entombment will follow at St. Joseph's Mausoleum, Batavia. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Resurrection Parish, 303 E. Main St., Batavia, NY 14020 or to the Michael Napoleone Memorial Foundation, P.O. Box 267, Batavia, NY 14021. Please leave a condolence, share a story, or light a candle at www.bataviafuneralhomes.com.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Bohm-Calarco-Smith Funeral Home, 308 E. Main St., Batavia.

Pavilion ~ Theodore H. "Ted" Cassidy, age 85, of South Lake Road, passed away Friday morning (November 6, 2020) at home surrounded by his loving family.

     He was born September 7, 1935 in Bradford, PA, a son of the late Howard and Esther Wing Cassidy.

     Ted will be remembered in the surrounding communities for his love of scrapping.  He and his loving wife, Ruth, could be seen traveling back and forth to the various scrap yards in the area.  Ted also had another love, and that was his love for his family.  He was a caring and devoted husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, great-great-grandfather, brother and uncle. 

     He will be sadly missed by his loving wife of 62 years, Ruth Carney Cassidy; his beloved dog, Buddy; his children, Cinthia Seppe (Don), Irene (Randy) Clark, Glenn (Delcina) Cassidy and Donald (Barb) Cassidy; his siblings, Blanche (Anthony) Gerace, David Cassidy, Gerald (Wendy) Cassidy, Rosemary (Wayne) Southcott, Robert Cassidy and Raymond (Cora) Cassidy; 15 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren, 8 great-great-grandchildren, along with several nieces, nephews and dear friends.

     In addition to his parents, Ted was predeceased by his children, Shirley and Theodore Jr. and his siblings, Donald, Gordon, Ruth, Marion Louise and Thomas.

     Family and friends may call on Monday, November 9 from 10 AM ~ 1 PM at the Falcone Family Funeral & Cremation Service Inc., 8700 Lake Road (Rt. 19), LeRoy. (Funeral home occupancy will be limited to 33% capacity during the course of visitation and face masks will be required.) Services will be private.

     In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Ted's family.

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

brigittefenton.jpgBrigitte Fenton, 80 passed away on Friday, November 6, 2020 at Elderwood of Lakeside Care Center in Brockport. Born in Berlin, Germany, She was the daughter of the late Harold & Anna Houck of Alexander. She is preceded in death by her husband Raymond Fenton, infant sister Margit Lohner, son Steve Fenton and grandson Benjamin Assenato.

Brigitte lived a simple life, and enjoyed holidays, playing cards, garage sales, and the music of Elvis Presley and Kenny Rogers. Grandma “Bea” adored time with her grandchildren, and was the loving mother of Stephen, Cheryl and Julie.

She is survived by her daughters Cheryl Previte, Julie (Jim) Loughlin, sister Debra (Ron) Glor; 6 grandchildren – Carlie, Katelyn, Courteney, Brendan, Monique, and Matthew; 2 great-grandchildren – Alaska-Vela and Aidan; two nephews – Paul (Elissa) Glor and Kevin (Krysten) Glor. 

Friends are invited to call on Tuesday, November 10, 2020 from 12 Noon to 2 PM at Marley Funeral Home, LLC. 135 Main Street, Attica, NY 14011. Funeral Services will immediately follow at 2:00 PM. She will be laid to rest in St. Vincent’s Cemetery, Attica.

Please note the Funeral Home will be operating at 33% capacity per state guidelines. New York State requires those in attendance to adhere to the social distancing guidelines and face coverings are mandatory. Thank you for your cooperation.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Ogden Presbyterian Church, 2400 South Union Street, Spencerport, NY 14559. 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.

Joseph F. Zaso, 89, of Batavia, passed away on Thursday, November 5, 2020 at Premier Genesee Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation in Batavia. He was the loving husband of Jean Zaso for 62 years.

Joe was born Thursday, August 20, 1931 in Dansville, a son of the late Frank and Mary (Jacubus) Zaso.

Joe loved Batavia and was the department head for the lab at Genesee Memorial Hospital in Batavia.  He was a member of Resurrection Parish, past president of the Friends of the Library (Richmond Memorial), lifetime member and past president of the Batavia Lions Club and served on the Batavia School Board. He was an advocate and involved with fundraising for the Children's Home in Batavia. Joe played baseball and basketball at Batavia High School and was a life-long Buffalo Bills fan. His family and friends will always remember him for his travel adventures with Jean, volunteering at the annual St. Joseph's Lawn Fete, getting together with the guys for coffee at the Miss Batavia Diner, keeping up with the news, and playing poker with his Batavia buddies.   

A loving husband, father, and grandfather, Joe is survived by his wife, Jean Zaso of Batavia; children, Joseph (Donna) Zaso of Ohio, James (Cathy) Zaso of Batavia, Janet (Louis) Belardi of South Salem, Julie (James) Pantas of North Carolina and Joan (Scott) Gilbert of Arizona; brother-in-law, Paul Toal of Batavia, 12 grandchildren, one great-grandchild and many nieces and nephews.

Preceded in death by a sister, Esther Toal.

Due to COVID-19, Joe's services will be held privately with his wife and children. A celebration of his life will be scheduled in the future for extended family and friends. As a knowledgeable microbiologist, familiar with virus transmission, Joe would have been at the forefront of asking everyone to wear a mask.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Richmond Memorial Library, 19 Ross Street, Batavia, NY 14020.  

Please leave a condolence, share a story, or light a candle at www.bataviafuneralhomes.com.

Arrangements for Joe were entrusted to the Bohm-Calarco-Smith Funeral Home, 308 East Main Street, Batavia, (585) 343-5673.

Adam Hildebrant, 30, of Dawsonville, Ga., formerly of Batavia, NY, passed away suddenly on Oct. 19, 2020.

Adam was born on July 29, 1990 in Medina, NY, to Penny (Stiver) and the last Douglas Hildebrant. Adam was full of life and loved by everyone he met. He would do anything for anyone and had a heart of gold.

He loved to fish and take nature walks when he got the chance. His sarcastic charm and love of life will be missed by everyone.

Adam was predeceased by: his father, Doug; his paternal grandparents, Clair and Martha Hildebrant; his aunts Linda Roll and Pauline Hildebrant; as well as his uncle Darell Roll.

He is survived by: his mother, Penny Hildebrant; maternal grandparents Raymond and Betty Stiver; uncles Bruce (Kerry) Stiver; Barney (Phyllis) Hildebrant and Steven Hildebrant; siblings Stephanie (Hildebrant) Bedard, Erich (Amanda) Hildebrant, and Madeline Lancerio; nieces and nephews Joseph, Jacob, Jocelyn and Justine Bedard, Arianna and Gillian Hildebrant; as well as cousins Tori (Michael) Taddonio and Laci Stiver.

No service details are available at this time.

butterfly.jpgMarie Mast, 59 of Attica, passed away peacefully on Thursday, November 5, 2020 at Erie County Medical Center in Buffalo. She was born February 21, 1961 to Daniel (Fran) Mast of Blasdell and the late Shirley (Kaufman) Mast. She is preceded in death by brother Douglas Mast, sister Deborah (Dave) Gangler, brother-in-law Jerry Keene.

Marie is survived by her loving siblings, Daniel (Carol) Mast of Pembroke; Ronald (Eileen) Mast of Attica; Thomas Mast of Attica; Sharon Keene of Pembroke; Darlene Westermier of Attica; Scott (Erin) Mast of Attica; along with aunts, uncles, many nieces and nephews. 

Friends are invited to call on Monday, November 9, 2020 from 11AM to 1PM at Marley Funeral Home, LLC. 135 Main Street, Attica, NY 14011. Funeral Services will immediately follow at 1:00PM. She will be laid to rest in Warsaw Cemetery.

Please note the Funeral Home will be operating at 33% capacity per state guidelines. New York State requires those in attendance to adhere to the social distancing guidelines and face coverings are mandatory. Thank you for your cooperation.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Attica Fire Department, 11 Water Street, Attica, NY 14011. 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.

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