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REGINA R. KOWALCYK - 84, of Batavia, died Sunday morning December 7, 2014 at Strong Memorial Hospital. She was born October 14, 1930 in Batavia, NY to the late Walter and Catherine (Januzak) Kosiorek, also preceded in death by her husband, Edward F. Kowalcyk in 2007; infant son, Gregory; brothers, Walter, Andrew, John, Raymond, Norman & Leonard Kosiorek; sisters, Irene Butlak, Helen Coffey and Jane Sarceno.

   Mrs. Kowalcyk was a member of Resurrection Parish for many years. She was an avid sports fan, enjoying baseball, the Buffalo Bills and the Ohio State Buckeye's. Regina had a love for the holiday's, especially Christmas, playing badminton, cribbage, baking, crocheting and in her younger years, snowmobiling.

   Surviving are her loving children, Edward (Suzanne Falise) Kowalcyk of Oakfield, Juliann (Michael) Homsy of Dublin, OH and Christina Kowalcyk of Southwick, MA; brother, Ronald (Cathy) Kosiorek of Stafford; sisters, Lorraine Kuczynski of Batavia, Mary Asaro of MI; brother-in-law, Joseph Kowalczyk of Batavia; 4 grandchildren, Jennifer, Amanda, Stephen Kowalcyk, Alexander Homsy; dear friends Arnold (Betty) Tiede and Polly Hunter along with several nieces and nephews.

   The Kowalcyk Family will be present from 4-6 p.m. Wednesday December 10, 2014 at the MICHAEL S. TOMASZEWSKI FUNERAL & CREMATION CHAPEL, LLC 4120 WEST MAIN STREET ROAD BATAVIA, NEW YORK 14020 where prayers will be recited 9:00 a.m. Thursday December 11 followed by a 9:30 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial at Resurrection Parish (St. Joseph's Site). She will be laid to rest alongside her beloved husband in St. Joseph's Cemetery and memorials in her memory can be made to Genesee Cancer Assistance 16 Bank Street Batavia.

   Please leave your words of comfort to her family at www.tomaszewskifh.com and for more information call Michael at (585)343-7500.

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

 

Corfu - Elmer G. Case, Jr., 70, of Corfu, passed away peacefully Sunday (December 7, 2014) at Buffalo General Hospital, with his loving family by his side.

Elmer was born on September 5, 1944 in Buffalo, a son of the late Elmer Sr. and Victoria Rudney Case. Elmer was a self-employed mechanic. He loved being outdoors, hunting and fishing. Elmer was predeceased by his brothers and sisters; Roger, Robert and Gerald Case, Helen Kashuba and Shirley Philips.

Elmer is survived by his beloved wife of 50 years, Patricia Koziej Case; his dear children, Chester (Beth) Case of Darien, Ann Case of Corfu and Darlene Mutter of Darien; grandchildren, Candy (Damian), Krystal, Tabitha, Ralph IV and Chester Jr; six great grandchildren and a sister-in-law, Cheryl Case. Many nieces and nephews also survive.

Family and friends may call Tuesday 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 Wednesday at 11 a.m. from the mortuary. Burial will be in Evergreen Hill Cemetery, Corfu. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family. 

Pavilion ~ Rose J. Barber, age 73, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday afternoon (Dec. 6, 2014) at United Memorial Medical Center in Batavia.

     Mrs. Barber was born December 9, 1940 in Rochester, N.Y., a daughter of the late Patsy and Philomina Zampatori Distaffen.

     “Rosie” will be remembered as being very caring and devoted to her family.  She enjoyed spending time with her enormous circle of friends and keeping her ties strong to her "family" at the Genesee Country Museum.  Rose also had a passion for historical cooking, classical music and regional history.  She experimented with many historical recipes and was avid reader of early American journals and diaries.  She was enthralled with Jane Austen’s novels and read them repeatedly.

     Mrs. Barber is survived by her loving husband of 49 years, Daniel M. Barber, her son, Jonathan (Karen Collett) Barber of Pavilion, a brother, Rocco Distaffen of Rochester, a sister-in-law, Darlene Distaffen of Gainesville, very close friends, George and Kathy Hamell of Penfield and Dick and LuAnn McKenzie, her generous and caring neighbors, along with many nieces, nephews and dear friends.  In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her brothers, Pat Jr. and Guy.

     Family and friends may call on Saturday, Dec. 13 from 1 ~ 2 PM at the Falcone Family Funeral & Cremation Service Inc., 8700 Lake Rd. (Rt. 19), LeRoy, where the family will share words of remembrance at 2:00 PM.

     The courtesy of no flowers is requested with memorials suggested to Lake Plains Dialysis, 587 E. Main Street, Batavia, NY

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

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

LeRoy ~ Grace B. Ingalls, age 82, of Summit St. Rd., passed away unexpectedly Saturday evening (Dec. 6, 2014) at United Memorial Medical Center in Batavia.

     Mrs. Ingalls was born February 27, 1932 in Rochester, N.Y., a daughter of the late William and Jeanette Zeiner Miller.

     She will be remembered as a very loving and devoted mother and grandmother, who always put her family first.  She was very active with community activities and enjoyed crafts and playing cards.

     She is survived by her children, Susan (Jefry) Spence of LeRoy and James (Robin Gardner) Ingalls of LeRoy; grandchildren, Robert (Jennifer) Morehead, Corey Ingalls, Jaimie Ingalls and Leslie Ingalls; great-grandchildren, Dannielle and Taylor Morehead; siblings, Shirley (James) Gobeyn of WA, Dolores Whaley of KS, Gladys (Bruce) Cowles of FL and Robert (Darlene) Miller of Rochester; sister-in-law, Grace (Oliver) Cooper of LeRoy, along with several nieces and nephews.

     She was predeceased by her husband, Robert C. Ingalls and several siblings.

     Family and friends may call on Wednesday from 2 - 4 & 7 - 9 at the Falcone Family Funeral & Cremation Service Inc., 8700 Lake Rd. (Rt 19), where her funeral service will be held on Thursday at 1:00 PM.  Interment will follow in Machpelah Cemetery.

     Memorials are suggested to LeRoy Ambulance Service, Inc., P.O. Box 56, LeRoy, N.Y.

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

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

Hugh T. Richmond, 70 of Alexander, passed away peacefully on Tuesday (December 2, 2014) at his residence while under the care of his family and hospice.
 
He was born in Dansville, NY on June 16, 1944, a son of the late Eben and Virginia Gould Richmond and the youngest sibling of five brothers and one sister.
 
Mr. Richmond retired as a tool and die maker from Strong Forge & Fabrication in Batavia. He was a US Air Force Veteran of the Vietnam War where he received the rank of Sergeant. To Mr. Richmond, family always came first, and he was a great educator of life to his children.  Hugh was a very loving man who was very involved with Tri-Town Football in Alexander, where he coached for several years. He enjoyed working around his home, fishing, camping and being the “Best Grandpa” to his grandchildren.  He was also a member of Resurrection Parish of Batavia.
 
Survivors include his loving wife, Barbara Morrill Richmond of Alexander; son, Eric Richmond of Albion; daughters, Ellen (Stanley) Skora of Lockport and Billie (Bradley) Elliott of Nebraska.  Four grandchildren and one great-grandchild also survive.
 
There will be no prior visitation. Family and friends are cordially invited to attend his Mass of Christian Burial, Friday (Dec. 12th), 12:00pm at St. Mary's Church of Resurrection Parish, 18 Ellicott St., Batavia, where full military honors will follow at the conclusion of the Mass.
 
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Alexander Fire Dept. Ambulance Fund, 1055 Main St., Alexander, NY 14005 or Homecare & Hospice, 29 Liberty 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, NY 14020. RONALD KONIECZNY II, DIRECTOR & PROPRIETOR.
Chester F. Maryjanowski, 83, of Batavia, died Thursday (Dec. 4, 2014) at his residence.
 
He was born in Medina, NY on June 15, 1931, a son of the late Joseph and Mary Bialas Maryjanowski.
 
He was retired from Kraft Food Co. in Avon, NY where he was a food technologist. He was a long time member of Ascension Parish in Batavia a dedicated member of its Holy Name Society and a member of the Bingo Committee.  Chester enjoyed gardening, canning his own home grown vegetables and baking muffins.  In his earlier years he loved to hunt and fish.   
 
Surviving is his wife of over 54 years, Barbara Blaszczyk Maryjanowski.  His daughter and son in law, Laurie and Vincent Penepent of Riga and two grand daughters, Morgan and Amanda Penepent. A brother, Thomas Maryjanowski of Medina. Two sisters, Catherine Buczkowski of Lockport and Florence (Donald) Fortunato of Medina. Sister in law and brother in law, Mary Ann and James McCarthy of Batavia. Several nieces and nephews also survive.  He was the brother of the late: George, John and Joseph Maryjanowski. 
 
Friends may share their thoughts, condolences and fond memories with the family on Sunday from 2 - 5 PM at the J. LEONARD MCANDREW FUNERAL HOME, LLC., 2 BOGUE AVE., BATAVIA.  A Service of Christian Burial will be Monday at 10:00 AM at Ascension Parish (Sacred Heart campus), corner of Swan and Sumner Sts., Batavia.  Please assemble at church.  Burial will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery.
 
The Holy Name Society will recite the rosary at 1:30 PM Sunday at the funeral home. 
 
Those desiring may make memorial contributions in the form of Mass Offerings or to Crossroads House, 11 Liberty St., Batavia, NY 14020. 
 
Expressions of condolence may be made at:www.mcandrewfuneralhomes.net.
 
ARRANGEMENTS ARE ENTRUSTED TO THE J. LEONARD MCANDREW FUNERAL HOME, LLC, 2 BOGUE AVE., BATAVIA, NY.  RONALD KONIECZNY II, DIRECTOR & PROPRIETOR.
 
 
 
 

LARRY S. TRYBUSHYN - 65, of Batavia, died Tuesday evening December 2, 2014 at Strong Memorial Hospital. He was born August 22, 1949 in Batavia, NY to the late William and Sophie (Wandryk) Trybushyn Sr., also preceded in death by a brother, Ronald Trybushyn.

   Larry worked for the former Calibrated Charts in Batavia and along with his brother, Bill operated the former Tryangles Billiards in Batavia. He enjoyed bowling, golf, fishing and occasional trips to Las Vegas in his early years. One of his proudest moments was being elected the Exulted Ruler of the former Elks Club in Batavia at the age of 21, at the time he was the youngest ever in the country to hold that post.

   Surviving is his brother, William Trybushyn Jr. of Batavia; nephews William of Rochester, Cory of Batavia and a niece, Kelsey of San Francisco.

   The Trybushyn Family will be present from 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. Friday December 5, 2014 at the MICHAEL S. TOMASZEWSKI FUNERAL & CREMATION CHAPEL, LLC 4120 WEST MAIN STREET ROAD BATAVIA, NEW YORK 14020 where Funeral Services will be held 10:30 a.m. Saturday December 6. He will be laid to rest in St. Joseph's Cemetery and memorials in his memory can be made to a charity of the donor's choice.

   Please leave your words of comfort to his family at www.tomaszewskifh.com and for more information call Michael at (585)343-7500.

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

 

Margaret W. Loomis, 82 of Albion, passed away peacefully on December 2, 2014 at United Memorial Medical Center. She was born on April 19, 1932 in Rochester to the late Clifton A. (Edith E. Wahl) Wright. She is preceded in death by her husband Kenneth L. Loomis Sr. in 2008, brother Clifton A. Wright II, sister Eleaner Lockwood.

Mrs. Loomis was a homemaker and cherished the time that she spent with her grandchildren. She was a member of the Faith Alliance Church in Albion. Margaret enjoyed crocheting, reading and her dog Fawn. Mrs. Loomis was a patriot and loved to support her 8 grandchildren that serve the United States Military.

She is survived by her beloved children Kenneth L. (Deborah) Loomis Jr. of Tuckerton, NJ; John W. (Sarah) Loomis of Albion; Barbara L. (David) Metsinger of Perry; Darl L. (Peter) Lagueras of Henrietta; Juanita L. (Dennis) Hewitt of Perry; Beverly L. Barrett of Perry; Helen L. Tillson of Bremerton, WA; Donella J. (Chuck) Zimmerman of Irondequoit; Delores L. (Christopher) Haas of Sinnamohoning, PA; a sister Beatrice W. (Edward) Swift of Henrietta; 34 grandchildren, many great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

There will be no prior calling hours.  A 2:00 PM Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday December 6, 2014 at Faith Alliance Church 3305 Oak Orchard Rd. Albion, NY 14411.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to American Red Cross at www.redcross.org or to Wounded Warrior Project at www.woundedwarriorproject.org. 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.

 

Dominic Isaiah Maksymik, 18, of Attica passed away on Sunday November 30, 2014 suddenly due to a motor vehicle accident. He was born June 29, 1996 in Buffalo to Katherine Maksymik of Attica.

Dom was a senior at Attica High School and looked forward to graduating in June after he completed the two year Culinary Arts program at Genesee Valley BOCES which he loved and enjoyed. He also loved music, friends and most importantly, his family. He was always more interested in giving than receiving, including giving out hugs.  He was known for being a character, making everyone laugh and smile. Dom’s smile and sense of humor were very infectious. He will be dearly missed by all those who had the pleasure of knowing him. Although he is gone he will never be forgotten.

He is survived by his mother Katherine of Attica, grandparents Timothy (Linda) Maksymik of Cocoa Beach, FL., Denise (Merlyn) Bissell of Bennington; aunt Hannah Maksymik of East Rochester; uncles Joshua (Michelle) Maksymik of Boswell, PA and Jonathan (Roxanne) Maksymik of Varysburg; nephews Elliott and Miles Maksymik; father Troy Winchester and many other family members.

Friends are invited to call on Friday December 5, 2014 from 3 to 8 PM at Marley Funeral Home, LLC. 135 Main Street Attica, New York 14011. A 10:00 AM Funeral Service will take place on Saturday December 6, 2014 at the Funeral Home. He will be laid to rest in Forest Hill Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to donor’s choice in Dominic’s name. 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 St. Attica, New York 14011.

WILLIAM A. TROWBRIDGE Age 57, of Batavia and formerly of Hornell, went home to be with the Lord Sunday November 30, 2014 at United Memorial Medical Center surrounded by his family. He was born August 14, 1957 in Hornell, NY a son of the late Glenn and Ruth (Mead) Trowbridge Sr., also preceded in death by his wife Carole J. (Johnson) Trowbridge and a brother, Glenn Trowbridge Jr..      

   Bill had a strong faith in the Lord and was a very active member in his former church in Hornell and most recently at City Church in Batavia. He was a former T-Ball coach, former member of the Hornell Volunteer Fire Dept., avid camper and enjoyed nothing more than his favorite beverage, a cup of coffee.

   He is survived by his son, Richard (Shawna) Frazier of Springville; step-children, Wendy C. (Brian) Smith of East Bethany, William A. White of Dansville, Jennifer (Roger) Raplee of Perry; brother, Michael (Jackie) Trowbridge of NC; sisters, Marie (Clarence) Williams of Hornell and Mary Lou (Lance) Fuller of NC; 2 grandchildren, 10 step-grandchildren, 11 step-great-grandchildren along with many nieces and nephews.     

   The Trowbridge family will be present from 10:00~11:00 a.m. on Saturday December 6, 2014 at CITY CHURCH 210 MAIN STREET BATAVIA, NEW YORK 14020 where a Celebration of Bill's Life will take place at 11 a.m.   

   The family requests memorials in his memory be made in the form of non-perishable food items to be donated to the City Church Food Pantry.

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

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

 

 

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