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camoflag.jpg George W. Orzeszek, 86, of Darien Center passed away after a lengthy illness on Saturday April 30, 2016 at Millard Fillmore Hospital in Amherst. He was born on April 3, 1930 in Buffalo to the late Steven and Henrietta (Pieper) Orzeszek. 

George served his country for both The United States Army and United States Navy. He was a member of the Depew American Legion and worked for 37 years for the United States Postal Service. 

He is survived by his wife of 54 years Marilyn (Zimmerer) Orzeszek and brother Bobby Orzeszek, along with many nieces and nephews.  George’s daughter, Laura L. Orzeszek also of Darien Center passed away suddenly the same day.

There were no prior calling hours. Funeral Services were held on Monday May 2, 2016 at the First Baptist Church in Attica. Interment will be held privately by the family.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society www.cancer.org. 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.

morrow.jpg  Georgina A. Morrow, 59, of Batavia passed away with her family by her side on Sunday May 1, 2016 in the Palliative Care Unit at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester. She was born December 2, 1956 in Batavia to the late Lorenzo Amato and Anna (Zito) Amato of Palermo, Sicily

Mrs. Morrow worked at Lapp Insulator in LeRoy. She was a lifelong member of Resurrection Parish in Batavia. Gina loved spending time with her husband, children and grandchildren.  She was an excellent cook and loved feeding her family, friends and neighbors. Gina traveled to Palermo, Sicily as much as possible to spend time with her loving family. Everyone who knew her loved her for her kindness, generosity and selflessness. She will be greatly missed and forever loved.

She is survived by her beloved husband Daniel L. Morrow of Batavia; son Jason (Kristine) Morrow of Tonawanda; daughters Danielle (Scott) Tooley of Batavia; Amy (Tony) Ilaqua of Oakfield; Jessica (Philip) Farley of Liverpool; brother Dominick Amato, sister Ramona Amato both of Palermo, Sicily; 11 grandchildren, one great-grandchild along with many nieces and nephews.  

Family and friends are invited to call on Thursday May 5, 2016 from 3:00-7:00PM at Gilmartin Funeral Home & Cremation Company, Inc. 329 West Main Street Batavia, New York 14020. A 9:30 AM Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday May 6, 2016 at Resurrection Parish (St. Mary’s) 18 Ellicott St. Batavia, New York 14020. She will be laid to rest in St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Batavia.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Palliative Care Unit at Strong Memorial Hospital 601 Elmwood Ave. Rochester, NY 14642 or the Wilmot Cancer Institute P.O. Box 704 Rochester, NY 14642. For more information please call 585-343-8260 or to leave 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.

 

mcallister.jpgWILLIAM R. McALLISTER

Age 86, of Batavia, went to be with his Lord and Savior Thursday evening April 28, 2016 at the LeRoy Village Green Nursing Facility. He was born July 18, 1929 in York, NY, son of the late William and Mary (Crawford) McAllister also preceded in death by infant sons, William Rueben, John Allen and Shawn Allan; sister, Racene Gilbert and granddaughter, Alyssa L. Bosse. 

Mr. McAllister was a member of the former Wesleyan Methodist Church who enjoyed reading scripture and the light of the Lord was present in all he did and was eager to share with others. A dedicated family man who enjoyed golf, worked as a salesman at Mancuso Furniture Store and owned and operated Scott's Carpet with his son for 20 years.

Surviving is his beloved wife of 55 years, Beverly (Woodhouse) McAllister of LeRoy; loving children, Colleen (Mark Plessinger) Bosse of Pittsford and Scott (Lorie Jascko) McAllister of Batavia; siblings, Robert (Marian) McAllister of Clarence and Cynthia (Marty) French of Oakfield; grandchildren, Angela (Jarred) Schlaggel, Aaron R. Bosse, Emily A. Bosse, Alex W. Bosse and Zachary  L. Bosse; 5 great-grandchildren along with several nieces and nephews. 

Mrs. McAllister's wishes were to have funeral services held privately by his family. Burial will be in Grand View Cemetery and memorials in his memory can be made to the Salvation Army 529 East Main Street Batavia, New York 14020. 

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

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

 

 

Batavia - Roger Walter Saile, 90, of Batavia, passed away Saturday, (April 30, 2016) at his home, in Batavia.

Mr. Saile was born January 18, 1926 in Batavia, a son of the late Walter and Mildred (Barber) Saile.

Roger was a private man who loved antique and classic cars, airplanes, and airshows.

He was the husband of the late L. Ruth (Ellison) Saile, who passed away January, 21, 2001.

Roger is survived by a son, Eric (Janet) Saile of Batavia; three grandchildren, Jason (Erin) Saile of Batavia, Ellen (Gregg) Traver of Naples, FL, and Sarah (Curt Capper) Saile of Batavia; a step-granddaughter, Sara (Jason) Brunner of Batavia; 11 great-grandchildren, a sister-in-law, Mary Saile of Batavia.  Several nieces and nephews also survive.

He is preceded in death by his brother, Lynford Saile.

Family and Friends may call on Tuesday from 2 to 4 p.m. at H.E. Turner & Co. Funeral Home, 403 East Main St., Batavia, where Roger’s Funeral Service will immediately follow calling hours at 4:00 p.m.  In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Town Of Batavia Fire Department, Inc., 8382 Lewiston Road, P.O. Box 417, Batavia, NY 14021.  Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery, Batavia.  

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

 

Oakfield - Mrs. Josephine L. Mosco, 90, of Oakfield, longtime member of St. Cecilia’s Church in Oakfield, passed away on Saturday, April 30, 2016 at the Genesee County Nursing Home.

Mrs. Mosco was born December 23, 1925 in Batavia, a daughter of the late Ercole and Jennie Taddei Cassiano.

She is survived by her husband of 69 years, Frank J.  Mosco; her children, Mark (Toni Buck) Mosco of Batavia,  Diane (Lee) Sage of Oakfield and the late Rita M. Davis who passed away on February 15, 1999; five grandchildren, three great-grandchildren; her brother,  Quito (Geraldine) Cassiano of Oakfield; her sister, Nancy (Angelo) Steffenella of LeRoy and  numerous nieces and nephews.

She is predeceased her brothers Nicholas and James Cassiano.

There are no prior visiting hours. Her Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday at 11 a.m. at St. Padre Pio Parish -  St. Cecilia Worship Site, 56 Maple Avenue, Oakfield.  She will be laid to rest in St. Cecilia’s Cemetery. Please consider memorials in her name to St. Padre Pio Parish, 56 Maple Street, Oakfield, New York 14125. To leave a condolence, share a story or light a candle for Josephine, please visit www.burdettandsanford.com.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Burdett  & Sanford Funeral Home, 11 Maple Avenue, Oakfield.

kress_marilyn_-_photo.jpgMarilyn Y. Kress, 79 of Lockport, passed away peacefully on Thursday (April 28, 2016) at Medina Memorial Hospital.

She was born July 16, 1936 in Middleport, NY, a daughter of the late Gerald and Marjorie Anderson Vanderwalker.

Marilyn enjoyed baking, gardening and the scenes of nature. Her main joy in life was spending time with her loving family. She will be deeply missed by all who knew her.

She was predeceased by her husband, Russell J. Kress, who died February 28, 2012. Mother of the late David Kress and sister of the late Clifford Vanderwalker.

Survivors include her daughter, Jean Bedford of Akron. Four sons, James (Beverly) Kress of Lockport, Robert Kress of Lockport, Edward (Sandy) Kress of Gasport and Brian (Brenda) Kress of Newfane. Also survived by nine grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Family and friends are cordially invited to share thoughts, condolences, and fond memories on Sunday (May 1st) from 1-5pm at the J. Leonard McAndrew Funeral Home, LLC, 32 John St., Akron, NY. Funeral services will be private at the convenience of the family.

Expressions of condolence may be shared with the family at: www.mcandrewfuneralhomes.net.

ARRANGEMENTS WERE ENTRUSTED TO THE J. LEONARD MCANDREW FUNERAL HOME, LLC, 32 JOHN ST., AKRON, NY 14001. RONALD KONIECZNY II. DIRECTOR.

 

 

 

 

 

snyder.jpg Norman J. Snyder, 78, of Alexander passed away at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester on April 28, 2016 due to complications resulting from a fall at his Alexander farm.  He was born on May 14, 1937 in Crittenden, NY to the late Casper “Jim” and Josephine (Hendricks) Snyder.  In addition to his parents, he is predeceased by his wife Elsie M. Snyder; a brother David Snyder and a great grandson Damien Ortner.

Norman graduated from Alexander High School in 1955, he then attended Morrisville College majoring in their Agriculture Program. After college he married the love of his life, Elsie Marie Spring on August 23, 1958.  He was a farmer for over 50 years, a supervisor at Lapp Insulator in LeRoy for 15 years, worked for the former Salways Hardware in Batavia, Buffalo Crushed Stone and Alexander Central Schools.  Norm lost his right arm in a farming accident in 1978, but managed to overcome many obstacles and continued to farm.  He will be remembered for many things; his love for John Deere tractors and being in the fields, “top of the hill, Where God was”, his love of all animals especially his cows, chickens, pigs, sheep, cats and horses, always hiding treats in his pocket for them.  He loved old county music, Hank Williams and Crystal Gayle.  Always smiled and had a story to tell and believed a handshake was his word, but his “little piece of Heaven” was watching his grand children and great grandchildren play.

He is survived by a his daughter; Teresa (James) Wright of Darien Center; step daughter Shirley (the late William) Relyea; brothers Edward (Linda) Snyder of East Bethany, Joseph Snyder and James (Rae) Snyder both of Alexander; sisters Joanne (the late Joseph) Mazur of Attica and Kathleen (the late Charles) Hephner of Alexander; 6 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren along with many nieces and nephews.

Family and friends are invited to call on Monday May 2, 2016 from 3:00-7:00PM at Marley Funeral Home, LLC.  135 Main Street Attica, New York 14011. An 11:00AM Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday the 3rd at the Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Alexander Fire Department PO Box 336 Alexander, NY 14005 or Mercy Flight www.mercyflight.org.  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.

Stafford ~ Kenneth A. Rumble Jr., age 58, of Sweetland Road, passed away on Tuesday, April 26, 2016.

     He was born September 5, 1957 in Batavia, a son of the late Kenneth and Arlene Stegman Rumble Sr.

      Kenny was an avid harness racing fan for most of his life, and even ventured into actual ownership of some race horses for the last four years.  He was very proud of his barn-stable name "Thatsideofthefence, LLC".  He also thoroughly enjoyed family trips and vacations.

     He is survived by his wife of 34 years, Lucinda "Cindy" Wolcott Rumble; his children, Roger (Katie) Rumble of Bergen and Nikki (Gary) Hopkins of Bergen; his grandchildren, Connor Moran, Cora & Violet Rumble, Logan Hopkins and baby girl Hopkins; longtime dear friends, Dale & Florence Ford and their children, Jackie and Danni Ford; his father-in-law, Roger Wolcott of Cohocton; brothers-in-law, Matt Wolcott, Kenny Wolcott and Jon Wolcott, all of Cohocton; sisters-in-law, Ann (Tim) Smith, Lois (Mike) Gordon and Lynn (Dale) Leslie, all of Cohocton; an uncle, Lester Stegman; aunts, Joan Rumble and Joyce Rumble, along with several cousins, nieces, nephews and dear friends.

     In addition to his parents, Kenny was predeceased by his mother-in-law, Linda Wolcott.

     Services will be private at the convenience of Kenny's family.  The courtesy of no flowers is requested with memorials suggested to the family for distribution to charities of their choice.

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

     Mr. Rumble and his family are being cared for by the Falcone Family Funeral & Cremation Service Inc. in LeRoy.  585-768-2400

yasses_peter_-_photo.jpgPeter Yasses, 81 of Batavia, passed away peacefully on Wednesday (April 27, 2016) at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester, NY.

He was born June 8, 1934 in Batavia, a son of the late Steven and Helen Bachulak Yasses.

Peter was a firefighter for the City of Batavia Fire Department for over 23 years prior to his retirement. He enjoyed car races, spending his summers with his family at Conesus Lake and was a member of the Polish Falcons, former St. Nicholas Social Club and V.F.W. Veness Strollo Post #1602.  He enjoyed his family and will be missed by all who knew him.

Peter was predeceased by his wife, Jane Yasses, who died June 9, 2013.

Survivors include his son, Peter (Michelle) Yasses of Byron. Daughters, Kim (late Cliff) White of Batavia and Lisa (Buddy) Ogden of Greece. Sister, Rose Marie Yasses of Batavia. Brothers, Joseph (Marianne) Yasses of Buffalo and Richard Yasses of Batavia. Also survived by 8 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren, special cousins of the Szymanski family, nieces and nephews.

Family and friends are cordially invited to share thoughts, condolences and fond memories on Sunday (May 1st) from 1-3pm & 5-8pm at the J. LEONARD MCANDREW FUNERAL HOME, LLC, 2 BOGUE AVE., BATAVIA, where his funeral service will be Monday at 11:00am. Interment will be in St. Joseph Cemetery.

For those desiring, memorial contributions may be made to the South Byron Vol. Fire Department, P.O. Box 30, South Byron, NY 14557. 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.

 

 

 

flower1.jpg Janice N. Patterson, age 69, of Perry, passed away on Wednesday April 27, 2016 at Highland Hospital in Rochester surrounded by her family.  Janice was born in Wellsville, New York on February 18, 1947 a daughter of the late Beryle and Doris (Rogers) Barnett.  Along with her parents she is preceded in death by her husband Wallace Patterson who died in 1986, a companion Donald Schmidt who died in 2002 and a brother Roger Barnett.

Janice was a graduate of Wellsville High School.  She worked for the former Champion Products in Perry for over 24 years and retired from Aldon Corp in Avon in 2013 after 13 years of service. She was a member of the former Moose Club in Perry, loved butterflies and spending time with family, especially her grandchildren.

She is survived by 2 sons; Robert (Robin) Patterson of Gainesville, Wallace (Joyce) Patterson of Belfast, sisters: Grace Bogle of Perry, Laverne (Mark) Maxcy of Wellsville; a brother Dale (Tina) Barnett of Wellsville; sister-in-law Nancy Barnett of Hallsport; 5 grandchildren Nicole (Robert) Kinnaird, Cody Patterson, Logan Patterson, Tasha Patterson and Brandon Patterson; a great grandchild Summer Rain Kinnaird along with many nieces and nephews.

Family and friends may call from 1:00-3:00PM and 5:00-7:00PM on Saturday April 30, 2016 at Eaton-Watson Funeral Home, LLC. 98 North Main Street Perry, New York 14530. Funeral Services will be held on Sunday May 1st at 1:30PM at the Funeral Home.  She will be laid to rest in Hallsport Union Cemetery in Willing, New York.

Memorials may be made to the Community Action Food Pantry in Perry.  For more information please call (585) 237-2626 or to leave a message of condolence visit www.eatonwatsonfuneralhome.com. Arrangements completed by Eaton-Watson Funeral Home, LLC. 98 North Main Street Perry, New York 14530.

 

 

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