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Lillian V. Reynolds, 97 of Cheektowaga, passed away on Thursday July 31, 2014 at Elderwood Nursing Home. She was born December 2, 1916 in Henry, WV to the late Austin (Nellie) Jack. She is preceded in death by her husband Wesley L. Reynolds, son Norman Reynolds, brother Robert Jack and sister Evelyn Krzyanowski.

Lillian worked at Warsaw Knitting Mill for many years.  She was very active in the Attica Senior Citizens group and volunteered with the American Red Cross.

She is survived by her son Roger (Margaret) Reynolds of Cheektowaga; brother Donald (Ruth) Jack of Arizona; sister Hazel (Ken) King of Great Valley; 7 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren; several great-great grandchildren along with many nieces and nephews.

Friends are invited to call on Tuesday August 5, 2014 from 11 to 1 PM at Marley Funeral Home, LLC. 135 Main Street Attica, NY 14011. Funeral Services will immediately follow calling hours 1:00 PM at the Funeral Home. She will be laid to rest in Forest Hill Cemetery, Attica.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to The American Red Cross www.redcross.org .  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.
 

Jennie H. Kaczmarek, 89, of Johnsburg passed away on Wednesday July 30, 2014 at Rochester General Hospital. She was born January 14, 1925 in Buffalo to the late Bronislaus (Mary Napora) Zymowski. Jennie is preceded in death by her husband Raymond Kaczmarek; son Daniel Vincent Kaczmarek; brother Chester Zymowski and sister Sophie Muniak.

Mrs Kaczmarek was a dietary assistant at the Warsaw Hospital.  She was a member of the American Rosie The Riveter Association, Timesavers Home Bureau, AARP, Disabled American Vets, SPCA, Audubon Society. She was the Chaplain and Sunshine Lady of Tri-Town Seniors and was also an Avon Lady for 53 years.

She is survived by sons Gerard (Michelle) Kaczmarek of AZ; David (Rhonda) Kaczmarek of Castile; daughter Judith Kaczmarek of Varysburg, brothers Michael (Patricia) Zymowski of FL; John Zymowski of AL, sister Rita Piacente of FL, sister-in-law Patricia Zymowski of Bennington, grandchildren Christopher Kaczmarek; David Kaczmarek II; Amy Kaczmarek; Nicholas Kaczmarek, several great-great-grandchildren survive along with many nieces and nephews.

Friends are invited to call on Monday August 4, 2014 from 11 to 1 PM at Marley Funeral Home, LLC. 135 Main Street Attica, NY 14011. Funeral Services will immediately follow calling hours at 1:00 PM. She will be laid to rest in St. Vincent Cemetery, Attica.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the family to be distributed to charities of their choice. 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.

Eugene C. "Chick" Halsey Sr., 80, of Perry, passed away on Wednesday July 30, 2014 at the Wyoming County Community Hospital in Warsaw. He was born April 5, 1934 in Buffalo to the late Clair (Helen White) Halsey Sr. He is preceded in death by his grandson Bruce Brick Jr. and siblings Joan Fox and Clair Halsey Jr.

Eugene served with the US Air Force during the Korean Conflict. He was a construction supervisor for the Rochester Building Trades. Eugene enjoyed fishing and woodworking and was also a devoted Democrat who had a great interest in politics.

He is survived by 5 daughters, Wendy Brick of Lakeland, Fla.; Cindy (Mark) Stokes of Chili; Jill Lapergola of Rochester; Kelly (Jeff) Valera of Petaluma, CA.; Samantha Halsey of Manhattan, 2 sons, Mark (Penny) Halsey of Spring, TX.; Eugene “Chip” Halsey of Perry, 9 grandchildren, Jenny (Dave) Brooks; Jay (Amanda) Brick; Casey Halsey; Brett (Candice) Halsey; Eric Halsey; James Halsey; Michael Stokes; Dana Stokes; and Calder Valera, 6 great grandchildren, Layla Halsey; Zoey Brick; Cameron and Nicholas Brooks and Kendall and Tyler Brick, along with 2 nephews and a niece.

A graveside service with military honors will be held on Saturday August 2nd at Glenwood Cemetery in Perry at 11:00 A.M.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Wyoming County Community Hospital 400 N. Main St. Warsaw, NY 14569 or to the First United Methodist 35 Covington St. Perry, NY 14530. For more information please call (585) 237-2626 or to leave a message of condolence please visit www.eatonwatsonfuneralhome.com. Arrangements completed by Eaton-Watson Funeral Home, LLC. 98 North Main Street Perry, New York 14530.

LeRoy ~ Raymond L. "Papa" Mancuso, age 89, of Wolcott Street, passed away Monday evening (July 28, 2014) at United Memorial Medical Center surrounded by his loving family.

     Ray was born June 30, 1925 in Lime Rock, a son of the late Joseph and Christina Regoni Mancuso.

     Ray retired from Lapp Insulator and Pulsafeeder where he worked for over 40 years.  He will be remembered as a very caring and loving man, who lived life to its fullest.  He was dedicated to his family, friends, church and the NY Yankees.

     He was drafted at the age of 18 and served as a Navy Seaman 1st class aboard the USS Roche DE197 during World War II.  After his honorable discharge, Ray returned to his hometown of Lime Rock, where he worked for LeRoy Lime Stone Crusher and played 2nd base for the Lime Rock Rockers.  He received his high school diploma in June 2010 from LeRoy Central Schools through Operation Recognition.  Ray was a member of the American Legion-Caledonia Post and USS Roche Association.

     He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Arlene J. Mancuso, daughters, Sharon (Tom) Royce of LeRoy, Debbie (Vern) Falcone of LeRoy and Laura (Dean) McClurg of Warsaw, 7 grandchildren, 7 great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins and favorite dog, Raina.

     He was predeceased by his brothers and sisters in law, George (Helen) Mancuso and Gene (Dale) Mancuso.

     Family and friends may call on Thursday from 4 ~ 8 at the Falcone Family Funeral & Cremation Service Inc., 8700 Lake Road (Rt. 19), LeRoy.  His Rite of Christian Burial will be held on Friday at 10 AM at Our Lady of Mercy Parish, St. Peter's Church, 44 Lake Street, LeRoy.  Interment will follow in St. Francis Cemetery with full military honors.

     The courtesy of no flowers is requested with memorials suggested to either the LeRoy Fire Department, 3 W. Main St., LeRoy, NY 14482 or Golisano Children's Hospital (In honor of Hailey Coniber), 601 Elmwood Ave., Rochester, NY 14642

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

William F. Strong, age 83, of Perry died on Sunday July 27, 2014 at the Wyoming County Nursing Facility in Warsaw. He was born on July 6, 1931 to the late Frank and Agnes Strong.  He is preceded in death by his wife Luella (Baldwin) Strong who died in 2009.

William retired from Pavilion National Gas and RG & E where he worked as a lineman for 35 years. He volunteered for the Wyoming County Civil Defense Program in the 1970’s. He served with the US Army. He enjoyed hunting deer, squirrel and fishing and also belonged to a hunting club in Canisteo.

He is survived by a daughter: Mary (Joseph) Randazzo of Leicester, 2 grandchildren: Tonya (Joel) Clester of Perry, Travis (Amy) Gayton of Warsaw, 3 great grandchildren: Rowan and Demitri Clester and John Gayton along with many nieces and nephews.

Family and friends may call from 2-4 and 7-9pm on Wednesday July 30th at the Eaton-Watson Funeral Home, LLC. 98 N. Main St. in Perry. Funeral Services will be held on Thursday at 11:00 A.M. at the funeral home. He will be laid to rest in the West Perry Cemetery in Perry.
 

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the donor’s choice. For more information please call (585) 237-2626 or to leave a message of condolence please visit www.eatonwatsonfuneralhome.com. Arrangements completed by Eaton-Watson Funeral Home, LLC. 98 North Main Street Perry, New York 14530.

Bergen ~ Marian E. Airth, age 93, of N. Lake Road, passed away early Sunday morning (July 27, 2014) at Rochester General Hospital.

     She was born March 8, 1921 in Bergen, N.Y., a daughter of the late Frank and Bessie Seward Long.

     Mrs. Airth will be remembered as a very quiet and gentle person, who enjoyed going out to lunch and dinner, and especially going on picnics with her grandchildren.  She liked her afternoon soap opera, putting puzzles together and doing her crossword puzzles.  She had a fondness for nature and loved her flowers and watching her hummingbirds.  She also loved her church, Stone Church Presbyterian Church, where she was a lifetime member.

     She is survived by her children, Shirley Hasenauer of Churchville, Harley (Terri) Airth Jr. of Cleveland, NY and Helen Airth of Albion; a sister in law, Elizabeth Long of Bergen, 4 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandson.  She was predeceased by her husband, Harley Airth Sr, her brother, Robert Long and her grandson, Michael Hasenauer.

     Family and friends are invited to attend her Celebration of Life Memorial Service on Saturday, Aug. 2 at 10:00 A.M. at the Stone Church Presbyterian Church. 

     The courtesy of no flowers is requested with memorials suggested to Stone Church Presbyterian Church, P.O. Box 128, Bergen, N.Y. 14416.

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

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

B. John Olivadoti, 91, of Stuart, FL. formally of Batavia, passed away Wednesday July 23, 2014 at Catholic Hospice in Ft. Lauderdale.  He was born on April 11, 1923 in Gardenville, New York to the late Giovanni (John) & Santa (Repice) Olivadoti.  Mr. Olivadoti is predeceased by his wife Harriet Ross Spendelow Olivadoti who passed away on May 30, 1994, siblings; Carmella Olivadoti Constable, Mary Olivadoti Bilotta, Katharine Olivadoti Bilotta, Victoria Repice DeVirgilio, Ray Olivadoti all of Buffalo.

John was a member of the United Sates Navy during WWII in the Pacific Corridor and survived being sunk on the USS Hornet. He was an insurance agent for Mutual of Omaha Companion of New York for 50 years and was an avid golfer.  Mr. Olivadoti was a member of the Batavia First United Methodist Church and the Peace Presbyterian Church in Stuart, FL. He is survived by his son Richard Olivadoti of Ft. Lauderdale, FL and daughter Kim Olivadoti Martin of Hurst, TX along with many nieces and nephews.

There will be no prior calling hours. Funeral Services will be held on Friday, August 29 at 11:00AM at St. Joseph's Cemetery Mausoleum in Batavia.

Memorials may be made in John’s honor to the Alzheimer's Association, www.ALZ.org.  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.

 

Carolyn J. Ross, 85 of  Attica, passed away on Saturday July 26, 2014 at LeRoy Village Green Nursing Home. She was born March 13, 1929 in Meadville, PA to the late Clarence (Virginia Faulkner) Johnson. She is preceded in death by her beloved husband James D. Ross who passed away on February 11, 2010.

Mrs. Ross was a member of Attica First Presbyterian Church and the Eastern Star. She was a retired secretary from Attica Correctional Facility.

Carolyn is survived by her children Stephan Ross of Arkansas; Terry (Nelson) Green of Bergen; Randall Ross of Johnsonburg; brothers David of CA; Bo (Peggy) Johnson of Attica; sisters Lonnelle (Cliff) Sutliff of PA; Barbie Johnson of OH; 6 grandchildren, 8 great-grandchildren along with many nieces and nephews.

Friends may call on Wednesday July 30, 2014 from 1 to 3 PM at Marley Funeral Home, LLC, 135 Main Street, Attica, NY 14011. Funeral services will immediately follow calling hours at 3:00 PM. She will be laid to rest in Forest Hill Cemetery, Attica.

Memorials may be made to the Attica Fire Department Rescue Squad 11 Water St. 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 Street Attica, New York 14011.
 

Carole M. Anderson, 61, of Elba passed away peacefully on Thursday July 24, 2014 at her home. She was born on December 16, 1952 in Batavia to the late Charles (Pauline Zambito) Augello. She is preceded in death by her brothers Charles “Chuck” Augello and Frank “Beech” Augello. Mrs. Anderson was retired from Graham Manufacturing. She was a member and former Trustee of the St Padre Pio Parish in Elba.

She is survived by her loving husband  Michael Anderson of Elba, sons Michael Anderson of Elba and Erik (Molly) Anderson of Elba, brothers Norman (Linda) Augello of Elba; Patrick (Jane) Augello of Elba, sister Pauline Ann Augello of Elba, sister-in-law Tamara Augello of Elba, grandson John Anderson along with many nieces and nephews.   

Friends are invited to call on Sunday July 27, 2014 from 2 to 6 PM at Gilmartin Funeral Home & Cremation Company, Inc. 329-333 West Main Street Batavia, New York 14020.  A 10:00AM Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday July 28, 2014 at St Padre Pio Parish 65 South Main Street Elba, New York 14058. She will be laid to rest in St. Josephs Cemetery, Batavia

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.

John O. Block, 73, of Delevan passed away  July 24, 2014 at Mercy Hospital. He was born July 17, 1941 in Buffalo to the late Owen (Edith DeVine) Block.

Mr. Block was a retired Correction Lieutenant for the Attica Correctional Facility. He was a member of the Genesee Valley Antique Tractor Club and the Holland Rod & Gun Club.

John is survived by his loving wife Patricia L. (Cooley) Block of Delevan, son Thomas (Linda) Block of Boston, NY, daughter Cathy Block of Buffalo, sister Barbara Block of Lakeland, FL, grandchildren; Melanie, Leighanne, Matthew and Thomas Block along with several nieces and nephews.

There will be no prior calling hours. Funeral Services will be held private. John will be laid to rest in Forest Hill Cemetery, Attica.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Delevan Yorshire Public Library PO Box 185 Delevan, New York 14042 or the Delevan Volunteer Rescue Squad PO Box 218 Delevan, New York 14042. For more information please call (585) 591-1212or to leave a message of condolence please visit www.marleyfuneralhome.com. Arrangements completed by Marley Funeral Home, LLC. 135 Main Street Attica, New York 14011.

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