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MICHAEL F. PEHRSON - Age 51, of Batavia, proud owner of Franklin Street Electric, died suddenly Monday afternoon June 30, 2014 in Mendon from injuries he sustained in a motor vehicle accident. He was born September 28, 1962 in Mankato, MN a son of Donald & Audrey (Olson) Pehrson of Batavia.

   Mike was a veteran of the US Marine Corps where he served as an Arctic expert and loved the time spent traveling the world. He was the owner/operator of Franklin Street Electric for the past 23 years with much of his work in the Monroe county area being a subcontractor for Woodstone Custom Homes, Inc.

   Many years ago The "Ooch" Family camping group was formed and over the years some of Mike's happiest and most memorable moments were spent on these trips. He enjoyed his neighbors on Franklin Street and was always there to lend a helping hand. Mike enjoyed bowling and golf and achieved the famed "hole-in-one", he loved his four legged companions and will be remembered as a generous, caring, giving man.

   Mikes family was most important to him, he was the best uncle to his 18 nieces and nephews, his "first children" until his most heartfelt time when he and Deirdre made their adventurous journey to Russia to adopt Lidia & Dylan and complete their family. From that day on Mike was an incredible dad, he was an assistant scout leader for Dylan & Troop #6069, assistant coach for Lidia's softball team, "Batavia Angels" and was always there to cheer on his kids at hockey, baseball and soccer. He was so very proud of his family and the life that he and Deirdre built together and those memories will live on forever.

   Surviving along with his parents, is the love of his life the past 24 years, Deirdre (McGinnis) Pehrson of Batavia; his beautiful children, Lidia and Dylan at home; brothers and sisters, Deborah (Anders) Hagelin of Idaho, Timothy Pehrson of Batavia, Daniel (Laura) Pehrson of TX, Cynthia (John) Canale of Batavia, Barbara (Charlie) Pangrazio of Elba and Christine (Erik Salute) Pehrson of Batavia; sisters-in-law, Denise (Donnie) Bullard of Saratoga Springs, NY and Cathy (Tony) DeMare of Elba; nieces and nephews, Ben, Matt & Mackenzie Bullard; Rebecca & Nathan Canale; Chelsie, Marissa, Spencer & Jacob Pangrazio; David, Jayd & Kaylee Bodin; Michael & Lauren Pissott; Joshua & Amber Pehrson; Amanda & Jessica DeMare along with many friends, neighbors past & present.

   Family and friends may visit from 4-8 p.m. Monday July 7, 2014 at the Michael S. Tomaszewki Funeral & Cremation Chapel, LLC 4120 West Main Street Road, New York 14020. Please gather at St. Paul's Lutheran Church  31 Washington Ave. in Batavia on Tuesday July 8 where Michael's funeral services will take place at 10:00 a.m. He will be laid to rest in Grand View Cemetery with full military honors and memorials in his memory are suggested to the family for a future memorial in his name.           

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

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

 

 

 

 

Oakfield - Roger S. "Duffy" Ingalsbe, 61, of Oakfield, passed away suddenly on Sunday, (June 29, 2014) at Unity Health System, in Rochester.

Mr. Ingalsbe was born February 25, 1953 in Batavia, a son of the late Otis J. and Viva (Kinne) Ingalsbe.

Duffy was a member of the Eagle Creek Yacht Club and greatly enjoyed fishing and boating.  He loved spending time with his friends and family.

He is survived by his wife, Marianne (Thompson) Ingalsbe; a daughter, Tara (Fiancé Nolan Rubeun) Ingalsbe of Basom; a son, Ryan (Rachel) Ingalsbe of Camillus; a granddaughter, Estella Ingalsbe; and siblings, Michael (Arlene) Ingalsbe of El Mirage, AZ, and Dawn (Joe) Cassidy of Basom.  Duffy is also survived by Jean DiCenso, Cheryl and Chrissy McDonald all of Oakfield; several nieces, nephews, cousins and many dear friends.

Family and friends are invited to attend a memorial gathering to celebrate Duffy’s life from 1 to 6 p.m. on Sunday (July 6, 2014) at the Alabama Fire Hall, 2230 Judge Road, Basom.  In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family.  Burial will be held privately in Reed Cemetery, Oakfield. 

Arrangements were entrusted to the Burdett & Sanford Funeral Home, Oakfield.  Please leave a condolence, share a story or light a candle at www.burdettandsanford.com.

LeRoy ~ Antoinette A. O'Geen, age 94, formerly of Myrtle Street, passed away Monday afternoon (June 30, 2014) at the LeRoy Village Green Nursing Home.

     Mrs. O'Geen was born September 22, 1919 in Batavia, a daughter of the late Anthony and Carmella Corrado Strollo.

     She will be remembered as a very loving person, who was very active and full of energy.  She enjoyed working around her yard, bingo and visiting with her family.

     She is survived by her siblings, Rose Strollo of Batavia, Florence Macaluso of LeRoy, Albert Strollo of Batavia and Anthony (Jean) Strollo of Byron, along with many nieces and nephews. 

     She was predeceased by her husband, John O'Geen, and her siblings, Mary (Alfonso) Ficarella, Pauline (Joseph) O'Geen, Frances Miceli, Michael (Ann) Strollo and Alfred (Mary) Strollo.

     Family and friends may call on Wednesday from 3 ~ 7 PM at the Falcone Family Funeral & Cremation Service Inc., 8700 Lake Road (Rt. 19), LeRoy.  Her Rite of Christian Burial will be on Thursday at 10 AM at Our Lady of Mercy Parish, St. Joseph's Oratory, 27 Lake St., LeRoy, with interment to follow in St. Francis Cemetery.

     The courtesy of no flowers is requested with memorials suggested to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105

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

Ryan M. English, 23 of Attica, passed away on Saturday June 28, 2014 at his residence. He was born on November 1, 1990 in Batavia to Brian P. English of Corfu and Sandra J. (Twardowski) English of Attica. Ryan worked for Links at Ivy Ridge in Akron. He loved spending time with his son Noah and his family. Ryan is preceded in death by his grandparents Arthur (Rosemary) Twardowski and Chester P. English.

Ryan is survived by his son Noah English, a brother Brett A. English and his grandmother Joy E. (John) Livermore along with many aunts, uncles and cousins also survive.

Friends are invited to call on Thursday July 3, 2014 from 4 to 7 PM at Marley Funeral Home, LLC. 135 Main Street Attica, NY 14011. A Graveside Service will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday July 4, 2014 at Forest Hill Cemetery in Attica where he will be laid to rest.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the family to set up a fund for his son Noah.  For more information please call (585) 591-1212 or to leave a message of condolence visit www.marleyfuneralhome.com. Arrangements completed by Marley Funeral Home, LLC. 135 Main Street Attica, New York 14011.
 

JOSEPHINE N. BOYD - Age 88, of Batavia, died peacefully Saturday morning June 28, 2014 at her home. She was born August 30, 1925 in Batavia, NY to the late Sidney and Jane (McCarthy) Nevin also preceded in death by three sisters, Ruth Warner, Phil Luttrell and Freda Gamble.

   Mrs. Boyd was a telephone operator for the former NY Telephone and a member of the Telephone Pioneers, she enjoyed golf and playing cards.

   Surviving is her beloved husband of over 50 years, James Boyd of Batavia; daughter, Deborah (William) Evans of Reno, NV; a granddaughter, several nieces, nephews, friends, neighbors past & present.

   Family and friends may visit from 1-2 p.m. Thursday July 3, 2014 at the Michael S. Tomaszewki Funeral & Cremation Chapel, LLC 4120 West Main Street Road, New York 14020 where funeral services will take place at 2:00 p.m. She will be laid to rest in Grand View Cemetery and memorials in her memory are suggested to Crossroads House 11 Liberty Street Batavia, New York.           

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

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

 

GARY W. BUSENLEHNER Age 66, of Attica, died Friday afternoon June 27, 2014 at Buffalo General Hospital. He was born April 13, 1948 in Buffalo, a son of Beverly (Salisbury) of Dunkirk, NY and the late Louis Busenlehner also preceded in death by his brother, David.

   Mr. Busenlehner was retired from USF Holland and is a United States Army Veteran. An active Mason and past DDGM of the Genesee & Wyoming District and a member of the Masonic War Veterans.

   Surviving along with his mother are his children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, brother, Kenneth, sister, Barbara along with many nieces and nephews.

   Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. on Wednesday July 2, 2014 at the MICHAEL S. TOMASZEWKSI FUNERAL & CREMATION CHAPEL, LLC 4120 WEST MAIN STREET ROAD BATAVIA, NEW YORK 14020 where funeral services will begin at 7 p.m. followed by a Masonic service and military honors. The family suggests memorials in his memory be made to any Masonic charity.  

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

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

Bradley J. Wolcott, 47 of Dale, passed away on Friday June 27, 2014 at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester. He was born on April 28, 1967 in Batavia to Douglas M. (Charlotte Abrahamsen) Wolcott of Dale.

Brad worked as an Industrial Training Supervisor at Attica Correctional Facility and had 20 years with New York State Dept of Corrections. He was a man of many talents including maple syruping, bee keeping and woodworking. Brad was an avid outdoorsman that loved to hunt. He enjoyed traveling especially with his wife Colleen and he was always willing to lend a hand to anyone in need of anything.

Bradley is survived by his beloved wife Colleen L. (Steves) Wolcott of Dale; daughter Jessica M. Wolcott of Pavilion; step-children Chad D. Klier of Lancaster and Kristie D. Kleir of FL; brothers Gregory D. of Caledonia; Timothy R. (Dawn) of Attica; sisters Christine M. McCulloch of Dale; Jennifer L. Crane of Bethany; two step-grandchildren Branden and Paige Rieser-Klier, father and mother in law  Henry (Penny) Steves of Alexander,  brothers and sisters in laws Henry (Sue) Steves of NC, Gary and Tammy (Steves) Bogardus of Attica, along with many nieces and nephews.

Friends are invited to call on Tuesday July 1, 2014 from 4 to 8 PM at Marley Funeral Home, LLC. 135 Main Street Attica, NY 14011. Funeral Services will be held 11:00 AM on Wednesday July 2, 2014 at the Funeral Home. Brad will be laid to rest in Dale Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Wyoming Hook & Ladder Company 26 Maple Street Wyoming, NY 14591 or to Mercy Flight at www.mercyflight.org.  For more information please call (585) 591-1212 or to leave a message of condolence visit www.marleyfuneralhome.com. Arrangements completed by Marley Funeral Home, LLC. 135 Main Street Attica, New York 14011.
 

LeRoy ~ Dorothy M. Hardy, age 90, of East Main Road, passed away at home on Thursday evening, June 26, 2014.

     Mrs. Hardy was born February 12, 1924, a daughter of the late Lynn and Margaret Wood Sr.

     She is survived by her children; Paul Hardy Sr. of LeRoy, John Hardy of Lockport and Anna Hutton of LeRoy, a brother, Lynn (Patti) Wood of Kent, 5 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.  She was predeceased by her husband, John "Jack" Hardy, a son, James Hardy and a daughter in law, Dianna Hardy.

     There are no prior calling hours.  Services and interment in St. Francis Cemetery will be at the convenience of the family.  Your memories and condolences may be shared with Mrs. Hardy's family at www.falconefuneralhome.com.

     Mrs. Hardy and her family are being cared for by the Falcone Family Funeral & Cremation Service Inc.

CARLETON POMEROY JR. Age 95, of LeRoy, formerly of Unadilla, NY died peacefully Thursday morning June 26, 2014 at the LeRoy Village Green Nursing Home. He was born December 15, 1918 in Unadilla a son of the late Carleton & Agnes R. (Kilpatrick) Pomeroy Sr.

   Mr. Pomeroy spent all his life in Unadilla until he and his wife moved to the Village Green six months ago. He graduated Summa Cum Laude from Colgate University in 1941 and was a member of the Commons Club and Phi Beta Kappa.

   Carl was employed at Bendix in Sidney, NY for 41 years retiring in 1982 as Engineering Manager in charge of the Engineering Materials Lab. While at Bendix he belonged to the Society of Plastics Engineers, The American Society for Testing Materials and the Aerospace Committee of the Society of Automotive Engineers. He was the Bendix Corporate Gatekeeper responsible for expertise in Plastics and Elastomers for all Bendix Divisions.

   He belonged to the Lewis H. Morgan Chapter of the New York State Archeological Association and the Eastern States Archeological Association, The Sidney Engineers Club and the Unadilla Chamber of Commerce. He was a Past President of Freedom Lodge #324 F & A.M., and a member of the Walter L. Hunt Chapter R.A.M.

   He was a professional musician in the 40's belonging to the Musicians Union. He was a competitive bowler for over 40 years, belonging to a number of leagues in the Sidney Bowling Association. He was inducted into the Tri-County Bowling Hall of Fame in September 1992.

   He is survived by his loving wife, Lona M. (Root) Pomeroy of LeRoy after sharing  their 72nd wedding anniversary on May 14, 2014; daughters, Diane (William E.) Wormsley of Durham, NC and Laraine (William E.) Caton of Batavia; grandchildren, Edward J. (Paula) Caton of Stafford, Ellen C. (Adam) Brokaw of Batavia and Patai B. (Stephanie) Wormsley of Harrisburg, PA; great-grandchildren, Carson, Carly & Bailey.     

   Family and friends may visit from 2-4 p.m. on Sunday June 29, 2014 at the Michael S. Tomaszewski Funeral & Cremation Chapel, LLC 4120 West Main Street Road Batavia, New York. A graveside remembrance service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday July 2 at Evergreen Hill Cemetery in Unadilla, NY where he will be laid to rest. Memorials in his memory are suggested to a charity of the donor's choice. 

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

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

Samuel P. Tomaselli, “Sammy T.”, 69, of Batavia, died Friday (June 27, 2014) at Roswell Park Cancer Institute in Buffalo. 
 
He was born in Batavia on July 2, 1944 a son of the late George and Helen Cichocki Tomaselli. 
 
Sammy was a veteran of the US Navy having served from 1963 to 1967 and attained the rank of SK3. He was retired from General Mortors Valeo in Rochester and had worked for the City of Batavia for many years.   He was a fan of the Cleveland Indians and enjoyed golfing, bowling and numerous other sports. 
 
Surviving is his wife, Nancy Aliano Tomaselli  whom he married over 40 years ago.  A daughter, Ginelle (Greg) Ireland of Batavia.  Daughter Jennifer and step children, Nicholas, Christine and Cheryl.  Nine grandchildren and a great granddaughter.  A sister, Georginne (Jack) Majerus of Batavia, two brothers, George Jr. (Maxine Parada) of Medina and James (Connie Chatley) of East Pembroke.  Brother in law, Irvin Bartz of Batavia.  He is the brother of the late Diane Bartz.  Several nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews and cousins also survive. 
 
Friends may offer their condolences, thoughts and fond memories at the J. LEONARD MCANDREW FUNERAL HOME, LLC., 2 BOGUE AVE., BATAVIA on Monday  (June 30, 2014) from 4 – 8 PM.  Full Military Honors will be conducted at 7PM on Monday at the funeral home.   A Mass of Christian Burial will be on Tuesday at 10:00 am at Ascension Parish (corner of Sumner and Swan Streets, Batavia).
 
Those desiring may make memorial offerings to Genesee Cancer Assistance, 16 Bank St. Batavia, NY 14020. 
 
Expressions of condolence may be shared with the family at: www.mcandrewfuneralhomes.net.
 
ARRANGEMENTS WERE ENTRUSTED TO THE  J. LEONARD MCANDREW FUNERAL HOME, LLC, 2 BOGUE AVE., BATAVIA. RONALD P. KONIECZNY, DIRECTOR .

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