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porter1.jpg  Lois C. Porter, 80, of Oakfield passed away on Monday August 23, 2021 at her home, with her loving family by her side. She was born on December 17, 1940 in Whitesville, NY to the late Lawrence Ordway and Mary (Beiser) Ordway. She is predeceased by her husband Roger D. Porter; a son, Roger D. Porter Jr.; and brothers Donald Ordway, Richard Ordway, and Robert Ordway.

Lois was a great woman, wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother.  She treasured her family, to whom her generosity knew no bounds. Lois was an awesome mix of boundless love, and extraordinary toughness.  She raised her children and grandchildren with a strong steady hand.  

Lois was a tireless worker, and spent many days side-by-side with her husband in home improvement and maintenance projects.  She kept an immaculate house, decorated with her crafts, and delicately painted ceramics. She loved a regular Settler’s breakfast surrounded by friends and family; a spicy episode of Judge Judy; and a Bills win!

She is survived by her daughters; Cherie (Jamie) Egloff of Oakfield and Robyn (Mark) Godwin of Corfu; sisters Jean Coleman and Florence Lovelady both of Whitesville, NY; grandchildren, Bradley and Melissa Shaughnessy, Krisha Godwin, 2 great grandchildren Viktoria and Reagan, along with many nieces and nephews.

There will be no prior calling hours. Funeral Services will be held privately for the family. She will be laid to rest in Cary Cemetery in Oakfield.

Flowers are gratefully declined. Memorials may be made to the Genesee County Animal Shelter http://www.vol4animals.org/ 3841 West Main Street Road Batavia, NY 14020. For more information please call (585) 343-8260 or to leave a message of condolence visit www.gilmartinfuneralhome.com. Arrangements completed by Gilmartin Funeral Home & Cremation Company, Inc. 329-333 West Main Street Batavia, New York 14020.

Oakfield - Glendalee Klase, 77 of Oakfield passed away on Monday, (August 23, 2021) at Orchard Rehab and Nursing Center in Medina.

Ms. Klase was born July 27, 1944 in Batavia, a daughter of the late Alfred and Amy (Howard) Rumble.

Glendalee enjoyed watching racing, caring for her birds and dog, and spending time with her family.

She is survived by her children, Darryl Rumble of Oakfield, and Linda (Mike) Fitzsimmons of Basom; grandchildren, Philip, Tiffany, Matthew, and Corey.

Along with her parents, she is preceded in death by her brothers, Howard, Don, Dale, Kenny, Wayne, and Bob.

Family and friends are invited to call on Monday, (August 30th, 2021)  from 11:00 am  to 1:00 pm  at Burdett & Sanford Funeral Home, 11 Maple Avenue in Oakfield, where Glendalee's Funeral Service will immediately follow visitation. Burial will be in Cary Cemetery in Oakfield.  In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Volunteers for Animals, PO Box 1621, Batavia, New York 14021.  Please leave a condolence, share a story, or light a candle at www.bataviafuneralhomes.com.

christinamariehagen.jpgChristina Marie Hagen, 28 of Wyoming, formerly of Attica, passed away suddenly at home on August 23, 2021. She was born on January 20, 1993 in Warsaw. Christina was creative and enjoyed drawing and sketching all sorts of things as well as occasionally doing some creative cooking.

Over the years she provided countless laughs and smiles to everyone who knew her. She was known to her friends and family as a little spitfire who was gorgeous, fun, bubbly, energetic and who loved cats. She will be greatly missed by us all.

Christina is survived by her parents, Bethany (Morse) Hagen and stepfather Jim Montgomery of Varysburg; Tom and Liz Hagen of Perry, her sister, Jenna Montgomery of Varysburg, loving grandparents, Julie and Joe Matusak of LeRoy, Roberta and Bob Hagen of Wyoming, Steve (Pam) Morse of Gainesville. Uncles, James (Sandra) Morse of Attica, Brent (Jennifer) Hagen of Wyoming, Bobbi Jo (Heather) Hagen of Wyoming; aunt, Jessica (John) Hollon of Rochester. She is also survived by her loving partner of several years, Nicholas Pratt of Wyoming and several cousins.

Friends are invited to a Celebration of Life on Labor Day, Monday, September 6, 2021 from 5 to 8 PM at Wyoming Fire Hall, 26 Maple Street, Wyoming, NY 14591.  

Memorial contributions may be made to the family. 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.


Joseph Samuel Corcimiglia, Jr., 59 of Leroy passed away on Thursday, August 19th, 2021 in Wilmington, NC.

He was born September 1st,1961 in Baltimore, Maryland to Gale (Hartman) Corcimiglia and the late Joseph Corcimiglia Sr.

Joe will be remembered as a fun, loving father, grandfather, brother, uncle, and a great friend to many. He loved cooking out on the grill, hanging out with friends and working out.
He is survived by his sons Ryan (Natayla) Corcimiglia and Nicholas Corcimiglia; his daughter Natalie (Brian) Jeide and granddaughters, Maddyn Corcimiglia, Emelia Jeide and soon to be grandson; his siblings, Anthony Corcimiglia and Teresa (Dean) Pierce, along with many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, and dear friends.

He was predeceased by his father, Joseph Corcimiglia Sr. in 2020, his mother Gale Corcimiglia in 2021 and brother Mark E. Corcimiglia in 2021.
There will be no prior visitation, a celebration of life with occur at a later date.

George F. Forsyth, 89, of Batavia, passed away on Monday, August 23, 2021 at Premier Genesee Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation in Batavia.

George was born February 14, 1932 in Batavia, a son of the late Anson and Florence (Ferguson) Forsyth.

George was a former member of the Town of Batavia Fire Department, Oakfield Lions Club and the Committee Men Genesee County Extension Services.  He served as a councilman from 1960-1979 and was a farmer for Hi-Vu Acres in Oakfield.

Surviving are his daughters, Deborah (William) Fries of Oakfield and Sandra (Robert) Wells of Corfu; his longtime companion, Ellen Southall of Batavia; six grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Preceded in death by his son, Daniel Forsyth, brothers, Rodney Forsyth and James Forsyth and sisters, Virginia Shera, Celia Maykuth, Joan White and Elinor Rice.

Family and friends are invited to call on Saturday, August 28 from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the H.E. Turner & Co. Funeral Home, 403 East Main Street, Batavia, where services will be held at 2:00 p.m. also on Saturday.  George will be laid to rest in Grandview Cemetery in Batavia.  

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Oakfield United Methodist Church, 2 South Main Street, Oakfield, NY 14125 or the City Church, 210 East Main Street, Batavia, NY 14020.  

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

LeRoy ~ Dorothy Mae Leo, age 84, of Genesee Street, passed away late Monday evening, (August 23, 2021) at home in the loving presence of her family.

     She was born May 6, 1937 in Rochester, a daughter of the late Lester Earl and Hazel Mae Hillyard.

     Dorothy will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and dear friend to many.  Nothing was more important to her than her family.  She enjoyed her grandchildren, camping, taking road trips and working on ceramics.

    She will be sadly missed by her children; Mickey Beck, Debi (Dave) Trommer, Kim (Tom) Mooney, Gigi (Butch) Mattice, Dawn (Dave) Myers and Brian (Nicole) Leo; 14 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-grandchild; her sister, Gail Tuite; sister-in-law, Barbara Hillyard, along with many nieces, nephews and friends.

     Family and friends may call on Thursday, August 26 from 4 ~ 7 PM at the Falcone Family Funeral & Cremation Service Inc., 8700 Lake Rd. (Rt. 19), LeRoy.  Interment in Grove Place Cemetery will be private.

     At Dorothy’s request, flowers are respectfully declined.  Instead, kindly consider a donation to either St. Jude Children’s Hospital or Genesee Cancer Assistance Inc.

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

Daniel E. King
The Moment your Heart Stopped, Ours Changed Forever.
Danny was born September 4, 1976 in Batavia, NY to Linda (Diver) King and Timothy King  of Corfu, NY
Danny was loved by Family and all who knew him.  He was especially loved by his older brother Christopher D. King of PA, and his younger sister Stacey L. King of  Basom, NY
Danny was a bit of a Jack-Of-All-Trades.  He had an associate degree in Engineering trade.  He worked in CNC Programing.
Danny had one son Tyler King.
Danny was a beautiful Soul that loved fishing and 4 Wheeling.  He was also a bit of a prankster but it was always out of love.

Danny passed away August 20, 2021.  He leaves behind his parents Timothy and Linda King of Corfu, his brother Christopher (Rachel) King of Pennsylvania, a sister Stacy King of Basom NY  one niece Alysa King and nephew Alex King of PA, along with Uncles, Aunts and many other family members and friends.  A Memorial in celebration of his short but full life will take place Saturday, August 28, 2021 at 2PM at the home of his Uncle Lawrence Diver located at 2058 Phelps Rd in Basom, NY 14013.

Arrangements were made by C. B. Beach & Son Mortuary, Inc., 4 East Main Street, Corfu, NY.

Beverly F. Baumgarte, 73, of Batavia, passed away on Tuesday August 17, 2021 at the LeRoy Village Green Nursing Home.  Calling hours will be on September 4 from 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at the H.E Turner & Co. Funeral Home, 403 East Main Street in Batavia, where services will be held at 9:30 a.m. also on September 4.  Beverly's full obituary will appear Saturday.

wayne.jpg  Wayne L. Stone, 66, of Alexander passed away on Saturday August 21, 2021 at Buffalo General Hospital. He was born in Batavia on October 31, 1954 to the late Harry and Eleanor (Sloper) Stone.

He is survived by his loving wife; Antoinette (Puccio) Stone; brother Harry Stone of Herkimer; Aunt Joyce (Richard) Sands of Bergen, along with many cousins.

Wayne has his own DJ business, American Music Express staring the Boogie Man. He worked with Danny Nevereth, at WBTA and WBTF radio in Batavia and for Ramblin Lou at WXRL radio in Lancaster. Wayne was a bus driver for both First Student and Transport America and was the Santa of the North Pole for the Medina Railroad Station. He delivered the local newspaper and also worked at Darien Lake, Topps in Alden and Walmart in Batavia.

Friends are invited to call on Thursday August 26, 2021 from 4:00-7:00PM at Gilmartin Funeral Home & Cremation Company, Inc. 329-333 West Main St. Batavia, New York 14020. A closing Prayer will be held at the conclusion of the visitation.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Wayne’s GoFundMe account. For more information or to sign a message of condolence please visit www.gilmartinfuneralhome.com or call (585) 343-8260. Arrangements completed by Gilmartin Funeral Home and Cremation Company Inc., 329-333 West Main St., Batavia, NY 14020.


Kathleen (Katie) Marie Robinson, age 95, of Lake Pleasant NY passed away on Wednesday, August 18, 2021 at home. 
Katie was born December 31, 1925 in Amsterdam New York, the daughter of the late William Joseph and Anna Mae McCune. She grew up in Amsterdam, then settled and raised her family in Oakfield, NY and later retired to Lake Pleasant in the Adirondack Mountains. She resided with her daughter and son-in-law in Clinton Twp, NJ since 2015.

Katie attended The State University of New York College at Cortland, and later completed her Bachelor’s Degree in Fine Arts from Empire State College. Over the years she taught physical education in high school, was a substitute teacher and worked at summer camps for children with special needs.

Katie loved her retirement in the Adirondacks. She enjoyed many outdoor activities with friends and family including canoeing, cross- country skiing, swimming, and hiking. In her 80’s she won a cross- country skiing competition, laughingly telling everyone that she won as the only competitor in her age category. Her other interests that gave her great pleasure were sewing for herself and family, as well as gardening.
 
Her most profound sense of joy however came from knowing that her deep love of nature and of the Adirondack Mountains was passed along to her multi-generational family. This love of nature was one that she inherited and cherished from her own mountaineering father. 

She is survived by her son James Robert Robinson and his wife Lori of Corfu NY, and daughters Jolene Ann Robinson of Saranac Lake NY and Jeanne Marie Robinson and her husband Stephen Schacht of Clinton Twp. NJ. She was loved by her grandchildren: James Bristol Robinson and his wife Jill, Maggie Hoo Kim and her husband Jamie, Mitchell Robinson and his wife Rebecca, Anita Robinson, Samantha Zellinger, Geoffrey Schacht and his wife Jennifer, and Meghan Robinson-Schacht and her husband Sean O’Brien. She was blessed with ten great grandchildren: Beckett, Colden, Lilliana, Chloe, Porter, Finn, Biset, Kaitlynn, Maeve and Samuel. Katie was predeceased by two brothers Robert and William McCune, two sisters Elizabeth Slade and Marie Bell, and by one granddaughter Kellie Robinson.

A private gathering of family and friends will take place at a later date in New York. Arrangements were made by Scarponi-Bright Funeral Home in Lebanon, NJ. 
Memorials in Katie’s honor may be made to the Adirondack Mountain Club, 814 Goggins Road, Lake George, NY 12845. 

 

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