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LeRoy / Stafford ~ Grace W. Cooper, age 91, of E. Bethany-LeRoy Road, passed away Friday morning (Feb. 19, 2016) at United Memorial Medical Center.

     Mrs. Cooper was born November 14, 1924 in York, N.Y., a daughter of the late Lester and Edith Doane Ingalls.

     She will be remembered as the loving and devoted matriarch of her family.  Her grandchildren were her inspiration. She loved to go camping with them and watch her grandsons race.  She was a devoted member of the LeRoy United Methodist Church, worked at the LeRoy School in the laundry dept. and was the bookkeeper for Cooper Collision. Aside from her family, she enjoyed quilting, embroidery and working in her rose gardens.

     She is survived by her son, Ricky (Laurie) Cooper of Stafford; grandchildren, Denny (Shannon) Yauchzee, Ricky (Kelly) Cooper, Amy Cooper, Abbey (Dave) Cooper Wilson, Katie Bogan, Larry (Sarah) McLaughlin, Luke Yauchzee and Gavin Yauchzee; great-grandchildren, Katelyn, Tommy and Scott Cooper, Hanna, Brooklyn and Bailey Wilson, Taylor (Chris Parker) Yauchzee  and Cole Yauchzee, Will and Jonathan Bogan; great-great-grandchildren, Chloe, Xander and Marley Parker; sister-in-law and brother -in-law, Betty (Connie) Snyder of LeRoy, sister-in-law, Janice Cooper of LeRoy, along with several nieces and nephews.  She was predeceased by her husband, Oliver P. Cooper Jr. in 2014, her daughter, Linda Yauchzee and 5 siblings.

     Family and friends may call on Monday from 3 ~ 7 PM at the Falcone Family Funeral & Cremation Service Inc., 8700 Lake Road (Rt. 19), LeRoy.  Her funeral service will be held on Tuesday at 11:00 AM at the LeRoy United Methodist Church, 10 Trigon Pk.  Interment in Machpelah Cemetery will be at the convenience of the family.  In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to either her family or to Crossroads House, P.O. Box 403, Batavia, NY 14021.

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

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

woods.jpg  Edward J. Smith II, age 74, of Perry passed away on Wednesday February 17, 2016 peacefully at his home.  Edward was born in Philadelphia, PA, on February 4, 1942 a son of the late Edward J. Smith Sr. and Madeline (Murphy) Smith-Dieterle.  Along with his parents he is preceded in death by a son, Edward Smith III, a sister Kathleen Joslyn and brothers, Wayne and George Smith.

Ed was a graduate of Perry Central School. He worked many years for Star Market, starting out in Perry and eventually in Brockport where he was the store manager. He retired from Sewer Specialty Services Co., Inc. in Leicester. He was a member of the Perry VFW and Vets Club in Perry. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, being out in nature, working in his vegetable and flower gardens, and spending time with his family.

He is survived by his companion of over 30 years, Susie Blythe of Warsaw; a son William Smith of Lafayette, CO.; step-children Rhonda Subject of Rochester and Christopher Blythe of Silver Springs, sisters, Cherol (Gene) Shoup, Marge (Richard) Downs and Madeline Smith all of Perry; a grandson Nicholas Subject, along with many nieces, nephews and good friends.

There will be no prior calling hours.  Services will be held at the convenience of the family. Ed will be laid to rest in Elmwood Cemetery in Silver Springs.

Memorials may be made to Noyes Center for Kidney Disease and Dialysis 4616 Millennium Dr. Geneseo, NY 14454.  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.

Byron - George Haroian, 91, of Byron, went to be with the Lord on Monday (February 8, 2016) at the United Memorial Medical Center in Batavia.

 

George was born December 18, 1924 in Wankigan, Illinois, a son of the late Peter and Catherine Haroian.

A veteran with the United States Army, George served from 1943 to 1946, including the Asia Pacific Theatre.  During his service he was awarded the Good Conduct Medal and the World War II Victory Medal.  In the 1980's, he worked on the construction and building of the Calvary First Church in Haines City, Florida.  He was a construction worker for the Rochester Labor Union, an avid coin collector and a Christian. 

Survivors include a daughter, Nancy (Jacque) Barber of Bergen; three sons, David Haroian of Springwater, Richard Haroian and Robert Haroian, both  of Tampa, FL; a granddaughter, Melanie (Brett) VanAmburg of Watkins Glen; a great-grandson, Eric VanAmburg of Watkins Glen and several nieces and nephews.

George is the husband of the late Ruth S. Haroian and a brother of the late Andy Haroian and Lilly Haroian.  

There are no prior calling hours.  Services with full Military Honors will be on Tuesday at 2:00 p.m. at Byron Cemetery, Townline Road, Rt. 262, Byron.  Memorials may be made to City Church, 210 East Main Street, Batavia, NY 14020.

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

Arrangements were completed by the H.E Turner & Co. Funeral Home of Bergen.

 

 

 

camoflag.jpg  Donald Billings, age 88, of Silver Springs, passed away on Monday February 15, 2016 at the Wyoming County Community Hospital in Warsaw.  Donald was born in Perry on July 11, 1927 a son of the late Frank and Clara (Close) Billings. Along with his parents he is preceded in death by his first wife Florence and 6 siblings.

Don served with the US Army during World War II. He retired in 1989 from the former Champion Products in Perry after many years of service and was a member of Holy Apostles Episcopal Church in Perry.

He is survived by his wife of 39 years: Lucille, 2 daughters: Linda (Paul) McKenna of West Seneca, Susan (Gary) Lipski of Lewsiville, NC, 6 step-children: Philip (Marylyn) Hewitt of Delevan, Douglas (Sharon) Hewitt of Concord, NC., Ruby Hewitt of Mississauga, CA., Barbara Hewitt of Warsaw, Dale (Mary Jo) Hewitt of Concord, NC., Valerie (James) Qutermous of Castile, 15 grandchildren, 21 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren along with several nieces and nephews.

There will be no prior calling hours. A Memorial Service will be held at the Holy Apostles Episcopal Church 88 South Main St. in Perry on Saturday March 12, 2016 at 1:00 P.M.  He will be laid to rest in Glenwood Cemetery in Perry, NY.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Holy Apostles Episcopal Church 88 South Main St. Perry, New York 14530.   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.

Elba - Genevieve M. Mudrzynski, 90, of Elba, passed away Tuesday, (February 16, 2016) at the Genesee County Nursing Home, in Batavia.

Mrs. Mudrzynski was born January 10, 1926 in Oakfield, a daughter of the late Orin and Mabel (Kingdom) Dutton.

A member of Elba United Methodist Church, she was a member of the Elba Historical Society, Elba Grange and the Home Bureau in Elba.

She enjoyed square dancing with her late husband, Walter and playing bingo.

Mrs. Mudrzynski loved being with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She had a tremendous affection for animals and especially enjoyed the animals that were brought to the Genesee County Nursing Home during her time there. Mrs. Mudrzynski enjoyed visiting with the staff, other residents and everyone who came to the facility.

Genevieve's family would like to extend their sincere gratitude to the nurses and staff at the Genesee County Nursing Home for the compassionate care they provided to their mother while she resided at the nursing home.

She is the wife of the late Walter Mudrzynski, who passed away July 25, 1999.

Genevieve is survived by her children, David (Susan) Mudrzynski and Dan (Penny) Mudrzynski both of Elba; her grandchildren, Jeff (Nicole) Mudrzynski of Batavia, Jennifer (Jack) Gang of Williamsville, John (Carrie) Mudrzynski, Bradley (Melissa) Mudrzynski, Brian (Kimberly) Walczak, and Jill Hart all of Elba; great-grandchildren, Mary, John, and Claudia Gang; Daniel, Nathan, Joseph, and Derek Mudrzynski; Brynn, Colton, and Jake Walczak; and Justin Hart; brothers-in-law, Anthony Mudrzynski of Oakfield; Henry (Janet) Mudrzynski of Batavia; and Ralph Bauer of Oakfield.  Several nieces and nephews also survive.

She is predeceased by her siblings, Bruce, Lloyd, Gilbert and Laverne Dutton and Ruth Gould; and her sisters-in-law, Amelia Brown, Josephine Mudrzynski, Bernice Marble, Helen Bauer, and Helen Mudrzynski.

Friends may call on Friday from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Burdett & Sanford Funeral Home, 11 Maple Avenue, Oakfield, where Genevieve’s Funeral Service will be held on Saturday at 10:00 a.m.  The Rev. Harold Coller will officiate.  In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Elba Fire Department-Rescue Squad, PO Box 58, Elba, NY 14058 or the Elba United Methodist Church, 8 Chapel Street, Elba, NY 14058.  Burial will be in Maple Lawn Cemetery, Elba. 

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

STEPHANIE R. SAGE

Age 85, of Batavia, died peacefully Saturday February 13, 2016 at the Genesee County Nursing Home. She was born on August 20, 1930 in Oakfield, NY, daughter of the late Frank and Lucy Koziel, also preceded in death by her beloved husband, Eugene Sage in 1986, brothers, Francis, Leo, Louis, Peter and John Koziel; sisters, Rosemary Koziel, Nellie Sumereski, Bertha Yunker and Dorothy Pickard. 

Stephanie was a member of Resurrection Parish and worked at the Shoe Factory, Sylvania and Kodak prior to retirement. She was very proud of her Polish heritage, always up for a good Polka, enjoyed bowling, reading and crafts of any kind. She found great joy in her family, attending reunion's and was always there to lend a helping hand to any family or friend. 

Surviving are her children, Linda Sage of Batavia and Daniel Sage of Batavia; 4 grandchildren, Craig (Rachel) Rozewski of Buffalo and Kristin (John) Colantonio of Batavia, Stacy and Briann Sage both of Batavia; great-grandson Declan Colantonio; her companion of 25 years, Brent Marvin along with many nieces and nephews. 

The family will be present from 9:30 - 11:30am on Wednesday February 17 at the MICHAEL S. TOMASZEWSKI FUNERAL & CREMATION CHAPEL, LLC 4120 WEST MAIN STREET ROAD BATAVIA, NEW YORK 14020 where prayers will be recited at 11:30am followed by a Mass of Christian Burial 12:00pm at Resurrection Parish (St. Joseph's Site). Burial will be in St. Cecelia's Cemetery in Oakfield and memorials in her memory to Crossroads House 11 Liberty Street Batavia or the VNA of WNY, Inc. 2100 Wehrle Drive Williamsville, NY 14221. 

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

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

 

dombroski_robert_-_photo.jpgRobert S. Dombroski, 76 of East Bethany, passed away peacefully on Monday (February 15, 2016) at his home.

He was born on June 13, 1939 in Batavia, NY, a son of the late Steve and Rose Kosiorek Dombroski. Also predeceased by his sister MaryAnn Orlando.

Bob graduated from Batavia High School in 1957 and was honorably discharged from the U.S. Army in 1965. He retired in 1993 from the Batavia City Police Department as a Detective Sargent. He had a great love of the outdoors and spent many hours in the woods hunting deer and turkey with his son and grandsons.

Survivors include his wife, Margaret Pann Dombroski, whom he married on June 2, 1962. His daughter, Andrea (Tom) Aldinger of Attica and his son, Stephen (Heidi) Dombroski of Rochester. 4 grandchildren, Tyler and Tristan Aldinger and Sienna and Tenley Dombroski. Also surviving are 2 sisters, Alice (Peter) Dodge of Tennessee and RoseMary Boylan of Rochester. Brother in-law, James Orlando of Tennessee. Brother in-law and sister in-law, David and June Pann of Akron, NY. Nieces and nephews also survive.

Family and friends are cordially invited to share thoughts, condolences and fond memories on Thursday (February 18th) from 4-7pm at the J. LEONARD MCANDREW FUNERAL HOME, LLC, 2 BOGUE AVE., BATAVIA, NY. His Mass of Christian Burial will be Friday, 11:00am at Ascension Parish (Sacred Heart Church, corner of Swan St. and Sumner St.). Full military honors will follow the funeral mass.

 Memorial contributions may be made in his name to Crossroads House, 11 Liberty St., Batavia, NY 14020 or Bethany Vol. Fire Dept., 5253 Old Telephone Rd., East Bethany, NY 14054. 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.

 

 

mac1.jpg  Ronald E. McIntyre, age 69, of Perry, died on Monday February 15, 2016 at the Wyoming County Community Hospital in Warsaw surrounded by his family. He was born in Rochester, New York on June 17, 1946 a son of the late Louis and Thelma (Warner) McIntyre.  Along with his parents he is preceded in death by many siblings.

Ron retired from the Rochester Insulator’s Union Local #26 in Rochester. He enjoyed collecting model trains, spending time at Letchworth State Park, going to the Casino, traveling, camping, fishing, gardening and spending time with his dogs and family.

He is survived by his wife whom he married on June 15, 1965 Ruth Ann (Clovis) McIntyre of Holley, sons: Scott (Colleen) McIntyre of Myrtle Beach, SC., Patrick (Denise) McIntyre of Perry and Ronald McIntyre of Perry Center, sister: Irene (Roger) Case of Rochester, brother: William McIntyre of Warsaw, 4 grandchildren: Marshall (Rachael) Bennett, Jordan (Matt) Morzak, Brooke McIntyre and Justin McIntyre, 2 great granddaughters: Lyla and Gianna Bennett along with many nieces, nephews and good friends.

Family and friends may call from 2-4 and 7-9 pm on Saturday February 20, 2016 at the Eaton-Watson Funeral Home, LLC. 98 North Main St. in Perry. Funeral Services will be held on Sunday February 21st at 3:00pm at the Funeral home.  He will be laid to rest in Maple Grove Cemetery in Churchville.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society P.O. Box 22478 Oklahoma City, OK 73123 or visit www.cancer.org.  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.

Mr. Robert E. Perry, of Medina, passed away on February 10, 2016 at his home. 
Mr. Perry was born in Pembroke, New York September 16, 1931, a son of the late Erford and Lorraine (Tyler) Perry. A graduate of Corfu High School, class of 1949, he served in the US Air Force from 1952­1956. On August 23, 1958, he married the former Priscilla Helms. Mr. Perry was employed as a building inspector at the Rochester Psychiatric Center and in construction as a carpenter. He enjoyed doing carpentry work. 

Survivors include his wife, Priscilla, 5 children, Christine (Tim) Herberger, Sharon (William) Reinhold, Teresa (Michael) Bojanowski, Robert (Debra) Perry and Cynthia Miens; 11 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; 2 brothers, Roger (Linda) Perry of Basom and Roy Perry of Akron; several nieces and nephews.

Friends may call on Saturday, February 27, 2016 (1­-2PM) at the Cooper Funeral Home, 215 West Center Street, Medina. Military honors will be accorded at the funeral home at 2PM by members of Butts­Clark Post #204, American Legion and Lincoln Post #1483, VFW. Memorials may be made to the family, American Heart Assn or Hospice of Orleans County. 

 

flower1.jpg  Anna M. Foeller of Alexander, passed away Sunday February 14, 2016 at the Teresa House in Geneseo at the age of 102. Anna was born in Buffalo on December 14, 1913 to the late Charles L. and Louise (Tamlin) Armstrong. She is predeceased by her husband Richard Foeller in 1977, grandson David Foeller in 1984 and sister Louise Brickel.

Anna lived in Alexander for many, many years. She retired from the Alexander School District as a part time custodian. Growing up during the Great Depression, she watched as radio evolved into television, the advancement of the automobile and many other inventions throughout her 102 years. She loved jig-saw and crossword puzzles and reading but most of all she loved being with her family, especially all of her grandchildren.

She is survived by her children; Ronald (Melanie) Foeller of Duanesburg, NY, Judith Spaulding of Rochester, NY, Paul (Georgia) Foeller of Dansville, NY, and Gary Foeller of Denver, CO; 7 grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren and 9 great-great grandchildren.

There will be no prior calling hours and all services will be held privately. She will be laid to rest in Forest Hill Cemetery in Attica.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Teresa House Hospice Home 21 Highland Rd. Geneseo, New York 14454. 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.

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