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LeRoy ~ Donald P. Schlonski, age 79, of Keeney Avenue, passed away Wednesday afternoon (August 17, 2022) at The Pearl Nursing Center of Rochester.

    donald_p._schlonski_0.jpg He was born January 26, 1943 in Batavia, a son of the late Joseph Schlonski and Vivian Lambert.

     Don will be remembered for his love of cooking and his pets.  He also enjoyed attending family cook outs and visiting “blue hole” on the Oatka Creek.

     He is survived by his wife, Barbara Birge Schlonski; his five children, Donald (Chris) Schlonski, Michael Schlonski, Deborah Schlonski, Jamie Schlonski and Scott Schlonski; 8 grandchildren; his canine companion, Scooter, along with many nieces and nephews.

     Don was predeceased by his brother, Thomas and sisters, Carol, Barbara and Peanie.

     Family and friends may call on Saturday, Sept. 10 from 1 ~ 3 PM at the Falcone Family Funeral & Cremation Service Inc., 8700 Lake St. Rd. (Rt. 19), LeRoy.

     Memorials are suggested to Don’s family.

     Your memories and condolences may be shared with Don’s family at www.falconefuneralhome.com.

Oakfield - Daniel T. O'Grady, 73, passed away on Tuesday, August 30, 2022 at Strong Memorial Hospital.

He was born Friday, January 7th, 1949 in Buffalo, a son of the late Leo O'Grady and Jean Mack O'Grady.

Dan loved all sports but rooted the most for the Buffalo Bills and New York Yankees. He enjoyed attending baseball games, football games and soccer games in the surrounding towns. He enjoyed bowling, fishing and playing all sorts of games. Dan loved going out on Friday nights for a fish fry and beer.

He loved kids and animals and adopted a stray cat from the neighborhood and named him Buddy. Dan brought Buddy into the house and let him sleep with him before he was given permission to adopt Buddy.

Dan was very social and outgoing and was always cracking jokes with everyone around him. He enjoyed making up little nicknames for all the staff. Dan was always happy to see new people and he made sure to make everyone he met feel like his best friend. He was very opinionated and was always ready to offer constructive criticism.

Surviving are his sisters, Tina Bombardo, Mary Geddes and Ann Lynn O'Grady; nieces, Kiera Larsen Terrasson and Tanya Larsen Hassell; grand-nieces, Grace Terrasson, Juliette Terrasson, Trinity Terrasson and Alexa Hassell; grand-nephew, Nick Hassell along with his family from the ARC.

He is predeceased by his sister, Gail P. Larson, who passed away in 2019.

Family and friends are invited to call on Tuesday, September 6th, 2022  from 12:00 pm  to 2:00 pm  and from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm at the Bohm-Calarco-Smith Funeral Home, 308 East Main Street, Batavia, where funeral services will follow at 6 pm. All who attend are encouraged to wear their favorite sports teams clothing for services.  In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The Arc Glow of New York online at www.arcglow.org/index.php/donate-now. Please leave a condolence, share a story, or light a candle at www.bataviafuneralhomes.com.

david_beach.jpgDavid A. Beach 65, of Perry, entered eternal rest on August 29, 2022. David was born January 29, 1957, in Buffalo, NY. He was a devoted husband to Deborah (Nutty) Beach of 41 years.

Surviving, along with his wife are his children, daughter Alisha (Shay) Sinitiere, sons Bryan (Angie) and Jared Beach. Proud grandfather of Shay, Annalyse, Kelsey and Bree. He is also survived by his mother-in-law Anna Nutty, brother James (Debra) Beach and his sister Joann Wells, along with his sisters and brothers-in-law Darlene (Don) Clark, Rick (Michelle) Nutty, Randy (Cindy) Nutty, Denise (Dan) Beal, Dawn (Jim) Van Dusen and Hope (Donnie) Mansell along with several nieces and nephews.

David is predeceased by his parents Richard and Lola Beach, his sister Jeanette and his father-in-law Bud Nutty.

He loved spending time with his family especially his grandchildren. Some of his many hobbies included gardening with his wife, woodworking, photography, drawing, hunting, and fishing. He was a dedicated employee at Markin Tubing in Wyoming, NY for over 40 years.

Family and friends are invited to celebrate his life on September 10, 2022, from 9:30-11:30am at Marley Funeral Home, 135 Main St, Attica, NY followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at Saints Joachim and Anne, 50 East Ave, Attica, NY. He will be laid to rest in Forest Hill Cemetery.     

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Genesee Cancer Assistance or Mercy Flight. 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.

macklem.jpg  Brian Macklem, 70, of Rochester passed away peacefully on Wednesday August 31, 2022 at Suzanne’s Comfort Care Home in Perry. He was born on September 12, 1951 in York, Canada to the late Robert W.D. and Marion (Dodd) Macklem. He is also predeceased by his brother; Richard Macklem.

Brian worked as a UPS Driver for many years. He enjoyed fishing, boating, watching hockey and spending time with his family.

He is survived by his sons; Michael and Jeff Macklem of Rochester; siblings Robert Macklem of Batavia, Vincent Macklem of TX., Denise Macklem of OK., along with several nieces and nephews.

There will be no prior calling hours and Services will be private for the family.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Suzanne’s Comfort Care Home 167 N. Main St. Perry, NY 14530 or Donor’s choice. 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 L. Caccamise, 70, of LeRoy passed away on Tuesday, August 23, 2022, after a courageous battle with cancer. Predeceased by his parents, Leslie A. and Barbara Caccamise; and brother- in-law, Kenneth White, John is survived by his wife Bonnie; children, Jennifer (Rob) McCart, of Mt. Morris and John Caccamise (Jenna Stoll), of Holley; grandchildren Joey, Charlie, Danny, Cory, and Caitlyn; siblings Linda White, Donna (Tom) Schunk, Leslie (Jerry Burch) Caccamise, Michael Caccamise, and Jason (Cindy) Caccamise; many nieces and nephews, and special friends.

A lifelong resident of LeRoy, John lived a simple and honest life. He loved and enjoyed all things nature. He was an avid outdoorsman and handyman, always working on projects. John even built his family home and several family cabin retreats. Early in his career, John worked for Crocker’s Farm Service. Following his passion, he eventually became owner and operator of his own small business for many years.

At John’s request, there will be no prior calling hours. A private burial service will be held at the convenience of the family. John will be laid to rest in Stafford Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Wilmot Cancer (90 Crittenden Blvd, Rochester, NY 14642).

LeRoy ~ Christine Ann Marie Wark, age 37, of East Main Road, passed away unexpectedly at home on Monday, August 22, 2022.

   christine_wark_0.jpg  Christine will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, sister and dear friend to many.  She was loved by many and will be sadly missed.

     She is survived by her husband, Donald G. Cooper; her daughters, Ashley Tucker, Emily Cooper, Marie Cooper and Kaitlyn Cooper; brothers, Jason Wark (Cristal Anderson) and John Wark.

     She was predeceased by her father and mother, John Charles Wark and Marie Collopy Reinagel.

     A Celebration of Christine’s Life will be held at a later date.

     Your memories and condolences may be shared with Christine’s family at www.falconefuneralhome.com.

Kimberly Ann Quincey, 51, of Homosassa, FL passed away on July 18, 2022 after a brief illness at Shands Hospital in Gainesville, FL.

Kimmy, as she was known by close family and friends, was born on September 12, 1970 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Rochester, NY. She is predeceased by her father, John Quincey and step-mother, Sheila Quincey of Batavia.

Survivors include her mother, Marilyn Quincey, of Lutz, FL and her son Talon (Madison) Gauthier. Her surviving siblings include; Lana (Gary) Cotsonas of Homosassa, FL, Christopher (Valerie) Liles of Byron, Jeremy (Sandra) Liles of Batavia, and Ashley (Jason) Mlyniec of Batavia; also survived by aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Kimmy, was a former hairdresser and loved exploring new places, often with her longtime friend Brian O’Connor of FL. She was known to go skydiving as often as she could and enjoyed hiking. She always made sure to visit Letchworth State Park when she visited family in NY. She had a huge heart for animals, especially her dog Molly, whom she often traveled with. Kimmy enjoyed renovating her house, boating, fishing, and being a grandmother to her three grandsons Hayden, Jayce, and Camdin Gauthier.

teresi.jpg  Josephine “Jessie” Teresi passed away on Tuesday August 30, 2022 in Batavia, NY at the age of 96. She was born to John Zito and Sarah (Bonarigo) Zito on November 28, 1925. In addition to her parents, Jessie is predeceased by her husband; Joseph A. Teresi, Sr.

Jessie went to Batavia High School and worked at Bank of Batavia. She loved reading, crocheting and playing bingo. She was an avid listener and had many visitors around her kitchen table drinking coffee. She was a long-time member of St. Anthony’s Parish now Ascension Parish and Catholic Daughters of America and the Altar & Rosary Society. She traveled extensively with her husband places near and far.

Survivors include her brother; Harry (Sue) Zito; sister in law Janet Telga; son Joseph Jr. (Mary Beth) and daughter Dr. Gina (Scott R. Spear) Teresi; grandchildren Joseph III (Beverly) Teresi, Michael Teresi, Paul Teresi, Dr. Kelsey (Evan Janifer) Spear, Scott J. Spear and step grandchildren Julie Abrams, Kyle (Denise) Spear, Katie (Sean) O’Connell; great-grandchildren Emma Teresi-Marchese and Hailey Teresi. Also left behind are her faithful, daily coffee buddies Patty Tomazewski and Connie McClurg. Her Evergreen Family will be comforted knowing she is at peace and no longer in need of their compassionate care for which we are forever grateful.

Family and friends are invited to call on Saturday September 3, 2022 from 9:30-11:00AM at Resurrection Parish 303 East Main St. Batavia, NY 14020. An 11:00AM Mass of Christian Burial will immediately follow visitation at the church. Jessie will be laid to rest in St. Joseph’s Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Crossroads House www.crossroadshouse.com PO Box 403 Batavia, NY 14021 or to Notre Dame High School Foundation 73 Union St. in Batavia. 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.


  David Lee Salway, 78, of LeRoy, NY, passed away on August 28th, 2022 in Batavia, NY.

     David was born in Batavia to Vernon Salway Sr. and Dorothy Speed Woeller on May 30th, 1944.

  dave_salway_newspaper_0.jpg   Dave went to Byron Bergen High School and graduated in 1962.  While in school, he was a track star and very involved with Future Farmers of America. Dave was very proud of winning the first place award for the Demonstration contest for the New York State Horticulture Society in 1962.  After graduation, he went on to learn to be a master plumber, learning his craft from family at Speed’s Plumbing in South Byron.  After that he went on to work for Wall Construction and then eventually for himself running Dave Salway Plumbing. “When you call Dave, you get Dave” was his proud slogan. He had been a plumber for over 50 years. Dave enjoyed classic cars, traveling; attending the annual WNY Gas & Steam show as well as his grandchildren’s many events.  He loved both square and line dancing.  He was very involved in Boy Scouts as a youth and later as an assistant Scout Master. Dave was an avid collector of gas pumps and oil memorabilia and was proud to show off his vast collection to friends and family.  Everyone that knew Dave knew he would give you the shirt off his back; he truly would do that for anyone.  He also called himself the original “American picker”. 

     David is survived by his two sons, Tom of Bergen and Russ of Batavia; four grandchildren, Nick, Amber, Hannah and Holly; a brother, Dennis (Linda) Salway of Tennessee; a stepbrother and stepsister-in-law, Charles and Carolyn Woeller of Skaneateles; two sisters, Dixie Alwardt of Stafford and Jeannine Woeller of North Carolina, as well as several nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews and great-great niece and nephew.

     Along with his parents, he was predeceased by his brother, Vernon (Dale) Salway Jr. in 1994 and two stepsisters, Marjory LeSage and Judy Woeller.

     Family and friends may call on Friday, Sept. 2 from 4 ~ 8 PM at the Falcone Family Funeral & Cremation Service Inc., 8700 Lake St. Rd., LeRoy.  A private family burial will be held on Saturday, September 3 in Stafford.

     Contributions in memory of Dave may be made to an organization of the donor’s choice.

     Your memories and condolences may be shared with Dave’s family at www.falconefuneralhome.com.

Everett Scofield, 90, of Alabama, passed away on August 28, 2022 at New York State Veterans Home in Batavia.

Everett was born December 29, 1931 in Medina, the son of the late Grant and Genevieve (Ciesinski) Scofield.

A founding member and elder of the Alabama Full Gospel Fellowship, Everett was very active in his faith and would hold bible studies in his home.  Everett worked as an assembly line worker at Trojan in Batavia and also as a furniture maker at Taylor Brothers in Medina.  He loved camping, woodworking and he was an advisor with Aglow.

Surviving are his daughters, Deborah (Greg) Smart of Marysville, PA, Lori (Fred) Aquina of Batavia and Sandra Smart of Alabama; a sister-in-law, Janice (late Leo) Snyder of Alabama; grandchildren, Hillary (Nicholas) Amici, Jacob (Amber Becker) Smart, Joel Hiscutt, Danielle Hiscutt, Lydia Aquina, Tiffanie (Dave) Amerine, Haven Smart, Tucker (Tara) Smart and Corde Smart; great-grandchildren, Ethan, Alexander, Aurora, Elija, Josiah, Bentley, Colton, Finley and Calie (Dominic) Lettieri; a great-great-grandchild, Nova and several nieces and nephews.

Everett is the husband of the late Shirley Scofield.

Family and friends are invited to call on Thursday from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Burdett & Sanford Funeral Home, 11 Maple Avenue, Oakfield.  Everett 's funeral service will be held privately.  He will be laid to rest in Alabama Cemetery with military honors.  

Memorials may be made to New York State Veterans Home, attention: Sally Phelix, Adm., 220 Richmond Avenue, Batavia, NY 14020.  

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


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