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     LeRoy ~ Augustine "Augie" A. Rubino, age 88, formerly of Keeney Road, passed away early Tuesday morning (April 29, 2014) at the New York State Veterans Home in Batavia.

     Mr. Rubino was born May 12, 1925 in LeRoy, a son of the late Ignazio and Rosalia O'Geen Rubino.

     He will be remembered as a hardworking business man, who opened his first grocery store in 1951.  He loved to work outdoors, where he would tend to his garden and flowers.  He was a fourth degree member of the Knights of Columbus, enjoyed playing golf  and "snowbirding" to Florida with his wife, Alice.

     He is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Alice Shimburske Rubino, a brother, Frank (Patty) Rubino of Bergen, sisters, Connie Capuano of Batavia and Sarah (Ronald) Dusing of Rochester, a special nephew and niece, Frank (Ann) Capuano of Batavia, along with many  nieces and nephews.  In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by a sister, Rose Marie Gervase.

     Family and friends may call on Sunday from 2 ~ 5 at the Falcone Family Funeral & Cremation Service Inc., 8700 Lake Road (Rt. 19), LeRoy.  His Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday at 11:00 AM at Our Lady of Mercy Parish, St. Joseph's Oratory.

     The courtesy of no flowers is requested with memorials suggested to either Volunteers for Animals, 3841 W. Main St. Rd., Batavia, NY or Genesee Cancer Assistance, 16 Bank St., Batavia.

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

  

 

L. Bernard Stedman, 85, a lifelong dairy farmer of Attica, passed away peacefully on April 29th, 2014.  He was born March 20, 1929 in Attica, NY.  He was the husband of the late Winifred Stedman and the son of the late Leo J. and Minna (Marley) Stedman. 

He had a great love for horses and agriculture that he enjoyed sharing with others. He was a Wyoming County Fair Board member and served as superintendent of the Draft Horse Show.  Bernard was the past president of the Western New York Draft Horse Club, and member of the Upstate Milk Cooperative.

Bernard is survived by four children; Nancy Battaglia of Rochester, “Buster” Bernard (Janet) Stedman of Attica, Patricia Mitzel of Attica, Barbara Hopkins of Orangeville; one sister-in-law, Dorothy Stedman of Attica, ten grandchildren and one great-grandchild.  He was predeceased by a brother Paul Stedman and sisters Margaret Bausch and Helen Wheeler.

A Memorial Service will be May 2, 2014, 2:30p.m. at St. Joachim & Anne Roman Catholic Parish, 50 East Ave. in Attica.

Memorials may be made to the Wyoming County Fair Assoc., P.O. Box 128, Castile, NY 14427 or Western New York Draft Horse & Pony Club, 7131 LaGrange Rd., Perry, NY 14530. For more information please call 591-1212 or to leave a message of condolence please visit www.marleyfuneralhome.comArrangements completed by Marley Funeral Home, LLC. 135 Main Street Attica, New York 14011.

 

 

 

Rose P. Broecker, 72, of Attica passed away on Wednesday April 30, 2014 at her home. She was born on October 7, 1941 in Buffalo to the late John (Josephine) Winkowski. She was a member of the former St. Vincent’s Church in Attica.  Rose was preceded in death by her husband Raymond Broecker.

Mrs. Broecker is survived by her son Tony (Tina) Mackiewicz of Attica; sister, Dolores Winkowski of Buffalo; grandchildren, Michael (Kelly) Szczepanski of Florida, Nicholas (Kimberley) Szczepanski of Florida, Rachelle (Bradley) Kirsch of Attica, four great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews including Kathi (Jim) Lenartowicz. 

There will be no prior calling hours. Funeral Services and Burial will be private at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Attica Fire Department, 11 Water St. Attica. 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.

 

Jennie R. DeFilippo, 95 of Batavia, passed away peacefully on Tuesday April 29, 2014 at Batavia Health Care Center. She was born on September 9, 1918 in Batavia to the late John (Isabella Ranallo) Rosica. Mrs. DeFilippo was a self employed beautician for 49 years and prior to that she was a bookkeeper for the Lawrence and Joseph Mancuso at Mancuso Motors in Batavia. Jennie was a long time member of Resurrection Parish. She is preceded in death by her husband Dominick DeFilippo who died in 2000, Brother Patrick (Nicolina) Mannella, and sisters Mary (Victor) Bonito, and Catherine (Thomas) Marchese and brother in law Andrew Dutch.  

Jennie is survived by her sister Fannie Rosica Dutch of Batavia, two sisters in law Rose Wierzycki of Oakfield and Lena Sformo of Spencerport, NY and several nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.

Friends are invited to call on Saturday May 3, 2014 from 10:30 to 11:30 AM at Gilmartin Funeral Home & Cremation Company, Inc 329-333 West Main Street, Batavia New York 1420 where prayers will follow at 11:30AM.  A Mass of Christian Burial will take place 12 Noon at Resurrection Parish 303 East Main St. Batavia, New York 14020. She will be entombed in St. Joseph’s Mausoleum in Batavia.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to in the form of Mass Offerings in her Name or to Resurrection Parish, 303 East Main Street, Batavia, NY 14020.  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.

KATHERINE ROSE KING Age 51, of Oakfield, died Monday morning April  28, 2014. She was born October 13, 1962 in Batavia to John F. & Frances (Lake) King of Attica also preceded in death by her brother, John F. King.

   Kathy loved to travel, dance and was a huge fan of Toby Keith. She was a 30 year resident with the ARC and worked in the Day Hab Program, she was known as the "Social Butterfly" by all who knew her.

   Surviving along with her parents, is a brother, Christopher (Abbye) King of Portland, OR; sisters, Jacqueline King of LA and Theresa Carmichael of Attica; several aunts, uncles; nieces, Hayden King & Kaylee Carmichael; nephews, Max, Colby King & Dakota Murray and great-nephew, Luke Harrington.

   There is no prior visitation and services will be held privately by the family. In lieu of flowers the family wishes memorial contributions be made to the Genesee County Chapter of the NYSARC, Inc. 64 Walnut Street Batavia, New York 14020.  

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

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

DOLORES E. "DEE" AUGROM - Age 71, of Batavia, died peacefully Friday evening April 25, 2014 at home under the care of her loving family. She was born June 9, 1942 in Buffalo, NY to the late Isadore and Celia (Olejniczak) Hardy, also preceded in death by nine brothers and sisters.

   Dolores was a long time member of Sacred Heart R.C. Church and was the cafeteria manager at the former St. Anthony's School. She was an avid bowler and will be remembered for her Memorial Day gatherings.  

   She is survived by her husband of 49 years, Charles A. Augrom of Batavia; sons, Charles (Teresa) Augrom Jr. of Port Richey, FL and Craig (Jaime) Augrom of Myrtle Beach, SC; daughter, Deanna (Michael) Wisto of Lockport, NY; beloved nonnie of, Erika Johnston of Stafford; sisters, Janet (William) Michno of West Seneca and Rosalie (Joseph) Pallato of Edmond, OK along with several nieces and nephews.

   Family and friends may visit from 1-4 p.m. on Saturday May 3, 2014 at the Michael S. Tomaszewski Funeral & Cremation Chapel, LLC 4120 West Main Street Road Batavia, New York 14020 where a Celebration of Dee's Life will begin at 4:00 p.m. Memorial contributions can be made to Genesee Cancer Assistance 16 Bank Street Batavia, NY or to the family.           

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

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

 

 

 

LeRoy ~ Josephine V. Biggs, age 96, passed away early Sunday morning (April 27, 2014) at the LeRoy Village Green Nursing Home.

     Mrs. Biggs was born January 27, 1918 in LeRoy, a daughter of the late Charles and Agnes Gioia Leone.

     She will be remembered as a very loving person, who was a very active, lifetime member of the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary.

     She is survived by her sister, Agnes (Dan) Iannicello of Baldwinsville, a step-son, Garnet (Norma) Biggs of VA, along with several nieces and nephews.  In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Lawrence Biggs and her siblings, Mary Kownaski, Frank Leone and Thomas Leone.

     Family and friends may call on Wednesday from 10 ~ 11 A.M. at Our Lady of Mercy Parish, St. Joseph's Oratory, where her Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00.  Interment will follow in St. Francis Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to either the American Legion's Ladies Auxiliary or the "Sunshine Fund" of the LeRoy Village Green Nursing Home.

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

     Mrs. Biggs and her family are being cared for by the Falcone Family Funeral & Cremation Service Inc.  (585-768-2400)

Roger P. Case, 61, of Darien Center, passed away at his home, Friday (April 25, 2014).

Roger was born on July 30, 1952, in Batavia, a son of the late Elmer and Victoria Rudney Case.

He was a load operator for Edward Arnold Scrap Processors.  Roger loved the Yankees, fishing, camping, spending time with his grandchildren and just “puttering” around.

Roger is survived by his beloved wife of 38 years, Cheryl (Heidenreich) Case of Darien Center; his daughters, Victoria (Jason) Czworka of Bennington and Stephania Case (Mark McElfresh) Of Gainesville;  grandchildren, Dominic Case, Mark McElfresh, George Czworka, Colby McElfresh, Elizabeth Czworka and Haylee McElfresh; one brother, Elmer (Patricia) Case of Corfu and one sister, Shirley Philips. Many nieces and nephews also survive. Roger was predeceased by his brothers, Robert Case and Gerald Case and a sister, Helen Kashuba.

Family and friends may call Monday 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the C. B. Beach & Son Mortuary, Inc. 4 East Main Street, Corfu. Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family.

Joseph L Tremblay, 93, of Perry passed away peacefully on Friday April 25, 2014 at NYS Home for Veterans in Batavia.  He was born February 10, 1921 in Vermont.  Joseph was a WWII and Korean War veteran in the US Army and was preceded in death by a son, Patrick J. Tremblay, Vietnam War in 1968.

He is survived by 5 sons and 1 daughter; Michael (Mary) of Prattsburg, NY; Tony (Patricia) of Cohocton, NY; Marie (John) Nettnin, Perry, NY; Francis (Judy) of Rochester, NY; Peter (Pam) of Coudersport, PA, Henry (Jeanine) of Georgia;  11 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren and 1 great-great granddaughter along with many nieces and nephews.

Joseph loved gardening, flowers and vegetables.  He also loved drawing and painting and was involved in the Grandparents Program and volunteered at Avoca and Perry Elementary Schools.

There will be no prior calling hours.  A private graveside service will be held by the immediate family.  Mr. Tremblay will be laid to rest in St. Michael's Cemetery on Shelly Road in Livonia, NY

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.

Robert W. Clark, 70, of Batavia passed away Thursday, April 24, 2014 at St. Ann's Community-Leo Center for Caring in Rochester.

He was born on Sept. 17,1943 in Batavia, the son of the late William R. and Delores I. (Pixley) Clark.

He was an Army veteran and worked over 30 years at the former Genesee Parts Supply in Batavia. He enjoyed playing baseball, softball, bowling and horseshoes and was a member of various teams throughout the area. Bob was an avid NY Mets fan and loved the Batavia Muckdogs. In later years his passion was playing horseshoes and enjoyed going to and participating in various tournaments throughout the area.

He is preceded in death by a brother, Richard C. Clark.

Survivors include his daughter, Julie Clark of Rochester and a brother, L. Brian (Sandi) Clark of Batavia. In addition, there are nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

There are no prior calling hours. Interment will be private.

Memorials may be made to Genesee Cancer Assistance Inc., 16 Bank St., Batavia, N.Y. 14020.
 

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