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     Age 61, of Batavia, died Tuesday January 3, 2012 at his home. He was born March 30, 1950 in Batavia, son of the late Eugene Frances (Waldorf) Jack. A United States Army Veteran of the Vietnam War and a 40 year employee of the Genesee County Highway Dept. Mike was a quiet man who enjoyed the outdoors, hunting and classic cars.

     Surviving is his mother Arlene Jack of Williamsville; daughters Terra (Carroll) Breemes of SC and Michelle (Thomas) Roth of Batavia; brother Donald (Gracia) Jack of Byron & sister Caroline Jack of Ohio; niece Amanda; nephews Jason & Matthew along with several cousins and friends.

     There is no prior visitation and funeral services will be held privately by his family. In lieu of flowers memorials in Mike's memory are suggested to the Genesee County Joint Veteran's Council c/o James Neider 5567 Horseshoe Lake Road Stafford, New York 14143. Burial will be in St. Theresa's Cemetery in Akron and for more information please call Michael at (585)343-7500.

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

Lillian Ziegler, 82 of Akron, died Tuesday (January 3, 2012) at her residence.

She was born in Wolcottsville, NY on May 4, 1929, the daughter of the late Fred and Anna Jago Lindke.

Lillian was a 1947 graduate of Akron Central High School and had lived in the Akron and Wolcottsville area for most of her life.

She is survived by a son, David Lindke of Missouri. Daughter, Debra Blauvelt of Rochester.  Also survived by four grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be held Friday (January 6th), 11am at Clarence Fillmore Cemetery, Ransom Rd. in Clarence, NY.

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 P. Konieczny II, Director & Proprietor.

Gerald F. Ridley, 92 of Batavia, formerly of LeRoy, died peacefully Tuesday ( January 3, 2012) at the New York State Veterans Home in Batavia.

He was born July 30, 1919 in Batavia, the son of the late Frederick and Louise Hawkins Ridley.

Mr. Ridley was a Navy Veteran of WWII and was employed by Fix Printing in Batavia prior to his retirement.   He enjoyed playing golf, reading and was a very handy carpenter.  But most of all he was a hero to his family and will be missed by all who had their life touched by him.

He was predeceased by his wife Arline Hyback Ridley on August 27, 2008.

Survivors include his two daughters, Karen (Brian) Cass of West Falls, NY and Patricia (Bruce MacCowan) Ridley of LeRoy.  Three grandchildren, Alice (Philip) Hendershott, Matt (Louann) Reamer and Melissa (Ryan) Gaebler.  Three great-grandchildren, Daniel and Zachary Hendersott and Alexis Reamer.  Several nieces and nephews.

He was also predeceased by his ten brothers and sisters.

A memorial service will be Saturday (January 7th), 2pm at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 1 West Main St., LeRoy, NY 14482.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Genesee County Animal Shelter.

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

Arrangements were entrusted to the J. Leonard McAndrew Funeral Home, LLC, 2 Bogue Avenue, Batavia, NY 14020. Ronald P. Konieczny II, Director & Proprietor.

 

 

Joseph Trigilio, 84 of Batavia, died January 2, 2012 at United Memorial Medical Center. He was born February 16, 1927 in Oakfield, New York to the late Angelo (Anna Bordinaro) Trigilio. Mr. Trigilio was the former owner of the Track Restaurant in Batavia. He was a member of Ascension Parish (St. Anthony’s), a World War II Navy Veteran, former life member of the St. Nicholas Social Club, the Veness Strollo Post 1602 VFW; he was also the former manager of the Farmer’s Market. He enjoyed bingo and going to the casino with his wife. He is preceded in death by his brothers Nicholas, Sam and Frank Trigilio and Sisters Angeline Paradise, Rose Grasso, and Josephine Papero. 

He is survived by his beloved wife Jennie C. (Recchio) Trigilio of Batavia, son Joseph (Kathleen) Trigilio of Attica, daughters Angela Earle and Tammy (Mark) Schmidt all of Batavia; brother John Trigilio; sisters Ann Liberante and Jennie Paradowski both of Batavia; along with 5 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren; along with many nieces and nephews.

Friends may call on Friday January 6, 2012 from 4 to 8 PM at the Gilmartin Funeral Home & Cremation Company, Inc., 329-333 West Main Street, Batavia, NY 14020. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday January 7, 2012 at 12 Noon in Ascension Parish (St. Anthony’s), 122 Liberty Street, Batavia, NY. Entombment will take place in St. Joseph’s Mausoleum.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the NYS Veterans Home Activities Fund, 220 Richmond Avenue, Batavia, NY 14020. For more information or to sign the online guest registry please visit www.gilmartinfuneralhome.com or call 343-8260. Arrangements completed by Gilmartin Funeral Home & Cremation Company, Inc. 329-333 West Main Street Batavia, New York 14020.

Catherine M. Darch, 76 of Batavia died January 1, 2012 at United Memorial Medical Center. She was born March 29, 1935 in Batavia to the late Frank (Assunta DeCelso) DiFilippo. Catherine was retired from WROTB in Batavia where she worked for many years as a telephone supervisor. She was a member of Ascension Parish (St. Anthony’s Church) where she was very active, a member of the Altar and Rosary Society and she formerly taught CCD classes. She loved her family and entertaining company. She is preceded in death by her brothers Nicholas, Rocco, Joseph, Victor, Frank Jr. and Vincent DiFilippo.
                                                                                                                        
Catherine  is survived by her beloved husband Robert L. Darch of Batavia, son Kenneth (Angela) Darch of Batavia, daughter Cynthia (Kenneth) Kowalik of Elba, one brother Carmen (Penny) DiFilippo of Batavia. 5 Grandchildren Robert (Michelle) Darch of Batavia, Rebecca Darch of Buffalo, Ryan Darch of Batavia, Eric and Chad Kowalik both of Elba and one great grandchild Dominic Darch; brother-in-law Lawrence (Dee) Darch of FL, four sisters-in-law Bernice, Veronica, Susan and Amelia DiFilippo survive along with many nieces and nephews. 

Friends are invited to call on Thursday January 5, 2012 from 4 to 8 PM at the Gilmartin Funeral Home & Cremation Company, Inc. 329-333 West Main St. Batavia, New York 14020. Prayers  will be recited 12 Noon Friday January 6, 2012at the funeral home followed by a 12:30 PM Mass of Christian Burial in Ascension Parish (St. Anthony’s Church), 122 Liberty Street, Batavia, New York. Interment will take place in Grand View Cemetery, Batavia, NY.

In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorials to the Pulmonary and Critical Care Unit at Strong Memorial Hospital, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14602. For more information or to sign the online guest registry please visit www.gilmartinfuneralhome.com or call (585) 343-8260. Arrangements completed by Gilmartin Funeral Home & Cremation Company, Inc. 329-333 West Main Street Batavia, New York 14020.
 

Anthony L. Peca, 88 of Batavia, died December 31, 2011 peacefully at his son’s home surrounded by his family. He was born August 31, 1923 in Batavia, NY to the late Samuel (Maria Michetti) Peca. Mr. Peca joined his father Sam in 1946 then later owned and operated Batavia Turf Farms from 1960-1997. He was a member of Rotary International, Resurrection Parish-St. Joseph’s Church and 4th degree Knight of Columbus. Mr. Peca was a proud WWII Army Veteran serving from 1943 to 1946 earning the WWII Victory Medal, Good Conduct Medal, 2 Purple Hearts, a Bronze Star, and Europe African Middle Eastern Service Medal. He is preceded in death by a daughter Joan Marie Peca, granddaughters Catie Hoch, Heather Elizabeth Peca, daughter-in-law Martha Peca, brother John Peca and sister Jenny Irrera.

He is survived by his beloved wife Theresa M. (Bellow) Peca of Batavia; sons Samuel of San Diego; Anthony L. (Geraldine) Jr. of Batavia; John (Debbie Murray) Peca of Batavia; daughters Anne Marie (Richard) Starowitz of Batavia; Gina (Laurence Hoch) Peca of Ballston Lake; Theresa Peca-Baker of Burnt Hills; sisters Florence Lullo of Batavia; Rose Monachino of Elba; Margaret Worth of Batavia; Julia (Anthony) Scalia of Batavia; 14 grandchildren Jennifer (Shane) Caiazzo, Jessica (John) Heffernan, Jill (John) Kratz, Theresa (Guy) Pellegrino, Emily Peca, Justin Sager, Kelly Peca, Jaime (Brittni) Peca, Anthony (Leah) Peca III, Amy Peca, Robby Hoch, Tess Baker, John Hoch, Ethan Baker, 8 great-grandchildren along with many nieces and nephews.

Friends may call on Wednesday January 4, 2012 from 3 to 7 PM at Gilmartin Funeral Home & Cremation Company, Inc. 329-333 West Main Street Batavia, New York 14020. There will be a 9:30 AM Mass of Christian Burial on Thursday January 5, 2012 at Resurrection Parish ( St. Joseph’s Church) 303 E. Main St. Batavia, NY 14020. Interment will take place in St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Batavia.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made in his memory to his granddaughter's foundation The Catie Hoch Foundation 27 Southwood Drive, Ballston Lake, NY 12019. For more information or to sign the online guest registry please go to www.gilmartinfuneralhome.com or call 343-8260. Arrangements completed by Gilmartin Funeral Home & Cremation Company, Inc. 329-333 West Main Street Batavia, New York 14020.

   
 

     Age 64, of Batavia, died Tuesday December 27, 2011 at Mercy Hospital in South Buffalo. He was born January 20, 1947 in Buffalo, NY son of the late Myron & Alice (Schmidt) Bauer. He was a member of the Corfu Presbyterian Church, and an employee of The Hartford Insurance Co. Fred was a past master of the Hiram Mason Lodge and loved to spend time with his family, especially his grandchildren.

     Surviving is his beloved wife of 46 years Cheryl (Stortz) Bauer; loving daughters Kristina (Tim) Flanagan & Rachel (Robert) Tatarka all of Batavia; sisters Cheryl Lyne (Robert) Paul & Melinda Joy (Leonard) Frears both of Buffalo; 8 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren along with many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

     There is no prior visitation and a memorial service will be announced at a later date. In lieu of flowers memorial in Fred's memory are suggested to the church. For more information please call Michael at (585)343-7500. 

THE FAMILY OF FREDERICK J. "FRED" BAUER IS BEING CARED FOR BY THE MICHAEL S. TOMASZEWSKI FUNERAL & CREMATION CHAPEL, LLC 4120 WEST MAIN STREET ROAD BATAVIA, NEW YORK 14020.

     Age 82, a Director and resident of Godfrey's Pond, died Saturday December 24, 2011 at Buffalo General Hospital. He was born November 13, 1929 Oakfield the son of the late Alfred & Amy (Howard) Rumble and also preceded in death by his wife Arlene (Stegman) Rumble in 2009 and his brothers Howard, Donald, Wayne & Robert. A member of City Church, he was an employee of the former GTE Sylvania and the Eastman Kodak Co. A life member of the Oakfield Rod & Gun Club, Loyal order of Moose and the Genesee County Fish & game Protective Association. In his younger days he was an avid hunter, fisherman & trap shooter, spent many, many years attending harness horse races and loved the casino and OTB. He was a frequent visitor at Town & Country for breakfast and was always available for Sunday dinners with his family.

     Surviving is his loving son Kenneth A. (Cindy) Rumble Jr. of Stafford; brother Dale (Joan) Rumble of Batavia and sister Glenda Klase of Oakfield; beloved grandchildren Roger and Nicole Rumble & great-grandson Connor Moran along with many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

     There is no prior visitation and funeral services will held privately by his family. Memorials in Ken's memory are suggested to the Genesee County Fish & Game Protective Association or United Memorial Medical Center. Burial will be in Cary Cemetery and for more infromation please call Michael at (585)343-7500.

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

Paul G. Edenholm Sr., 83, of Batavia, died Thursday (Dec. 22, 2011) at United Memorial Medical Center after a lengthy illness.

He was born in Buffalo, NY on November 7, 1928, a son of the late Lawrence and Hildagarde Walter Edenholm.

Mr. Edenholm was a carpenter and was employed by the former Rieker Construction Co. of N. Tonawanda prior to his retirement.

Surviving is his wife of over 46 years, Laura A Morse Edenholm whom he married on May 22, 1965.  His children; Paula (Scott) Neumann of Stafford, Tracy (Richard) Padilla of Buffalo, Lorna Edenholm of Batavia, Jacqueline (Richard) Beatty of Madison WI, Debra (Jim) Frayley of Haggerstown, MD, Jeffrey (Lynda) Edenholm of Stafford, Michael (Sandra) Edenholm of Batavia and Paul G. Edenholm Jr. of Haggerstown, MD.  He was the father of the late Mary Jane Moses.  Grandchildren and great grandchildren also survive.

Friends of the family are cordially invited to share their thoughts, condolences and fond memories with the family on Monday from 5 - 8 PM at the J. Leonard McAndrew Funeral Home, LLC, 2 Bogue Ave., Batavia where a service will be Tuesday at noon.  Burial will follow in Grand View Cemetery.

Those desiring may make memorials to the family for distribution to various charities.

Arrangements were entrusted to the J. Leonard McAndrew Funeral Home, LLC, 2 Bogue Ave., Batavia.  Ronald P. Konieczny II, Director & Proprietor.

Gerald W. Foote, 88 of Perry, died December 22, 2011 at the Wyoming County Community Hospital. He was born in Warsaw, NY on March 21, 1923 to the late Charles (Anna L. Schmemann) Foote. Mr. Foote was a WWII Army Veteran that served most notably in the Philippines. He volunteered for many years with the Perry Fire and Ambulance services. Mr. Foote loved to work with wood, hunt and travel. He is preceded in death by his beloved wife Pauline (Haynes) Foote, son Larry Foote, granddaughter Jennifer Foote, son-in-law Bow Beaumont and sister Viola Hopkins.

He is survived by sons Alan (Cindy) of Perry; Charles of Perry; Robert of Leicester; daughter Bonnie Beaumont of NC; sister Ellen (Fred Bliss) Whitmore of Warsaw; daughter-in-law Jill Foote; 10 grandchildren, many great-grandchildren along with several nieces and nephews.

Friends are invited to call on Tuesday December 27, 2011 from 10 AM to 12 Noon at Eaton-Watson Funeral Home, LLC. 98 North Main Street Perry, New York 14530. 12:00 Noon Funeral Services will follow calling hours on Tuesday December 27, 2011 at the Funeral Home. Interment will take place at Glenwood Cemetery in Perry.

Memorials may be made to the Disabled American Veterans at www.dav.org. For more information or to sign the online guest registry please visit www.eatonwatsonfuneralhome.com or call (585) 237-2626. Arrangements completed by Eaton-Watson Funeral Home, LLC. 98 North Main Street Perry, New York 14530.


 

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