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Cynthia F. Davis, 66, of Knob Noster, Missouri, formerly of Corfu, passed away Monday, August 30, 2021, at the Buffalo VA Medical Center. 

Cynthia was born on July 2, 1955, in Batavia, a daughter of the late Herbert H. Froebel and Joanne Hahn Ferguson. She was a 1973 graduate of Pembroke Central School. A veteran of the Cold War, Cynthia proudly served for over 20 years in the United States Air Force, achieving the rank of Master Sergeant  Her favored pastimes were painting, crocheting, tatting and spinning but she especially loved spending time with her grandchildren.

Cynthia is survived by her mother Joanne Ferguson, her children Dale (Dana) Davis, Noel (Katrisha) Davis and Dana (Morgan Hardman) Davis; grandchildren Erin, Gaiya, Eric, Aaron and a new grandson on the way; siblings Herbert (Cindy) Froebel, Elizabeth (Brian) Miller and Robert (Amy) Froebel. Many nieces and nephews also survive.

Family and friends may call on Wednesday, September 1, 2021, from 4 to 8 p.m. at the C. B. Beach & Son Mortuary, Inc., 4 East Main Street, Corfu, NY. Burial with full military honors will take place Thursday, September 2, 2021, at 10 a.m. at the Western New York National Cemetery, Indian Falls Road, Corfu, NY.

Bernice E Klein, 95, of LeRoy and longtime resident of Batavia, passed away on Friday, August 27, 2021, at Rochester General Hospital.

Bernice was born September 9, 1925 in Batavia, a daughter of the late John and Clara Haller Kelley.

She enjoyed being a homemaker, baking, sewing and gardening. She worked part time for many years at the Daily News. Bernice and her husband Henry, who preceded her in death on September 25, 2019, enjoyed a love of the great outdoors; boating, fishing, skiing, hunting, camping with their grandchildren and traveling in their motor home. Bernice and Henry were avid square dancers and belonged to the Batavia Twirlers.

Survivors include her daughters: Christine (Charles) Kuehl of East Bethany and Barbara (Paul) Hart of San Antonio, Texas; a son , David Klein of Groveland, Florida; six granddaughters; Jennifer Nagelhout, Stacey (Kelly) Mileham; Melissa (Christopher) Lacey, Ruth (Roger) Rodriguez, Amy (George)DeRosa, Paula (JR) Rodriguez; ten great-grandchildren; her sister-in-law Daisy Klein, and several nieces and nephews.

She is predeceased by her brothers Benjamin (Patricia) Kelley, Charles (Sally) Kelley, and sister Florence (Robert) Landcastle.

Friends may call from 5-7 pm on Thursday, September 2 at Bohm-Calarco-Smith Funeral Home, 308 East Main Street, Batavia. Her Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St Mary’s Church, 18 Ellicott St, Batavia at 10:00 am Friday, September 3, 2021. Burial will follow at St. Joseph’s Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Batavia DAV Chapter #166, 3680 Rose Road, Batavia, NY 14020 or American Heart Association of WNY, 5488 Sheridan Dr #300, Williamsville, NY 14221. To leave a condolence, share a story or light a candle in her memory, please visit www.bataviafuneralhomes.com.

Corfu - Patrick  E. Lewis, 52  of Corfu, passed away on Sunday, August 15, 2021 at Buffalo General Hospital in Buffalo, New York.

Pat was born February 28, 1969 in Batavia, a son of the late James V. Lewis and Jean Anne Spath Lewis.
A United States Navy veteran, he proudly served his country from 1987-1995 with the Norfolk Navy Station in Virginia.

Surviving are his wife; Susan E. Junga Lewis; his children; Josh (Nicole) Lewis  of Webster, Karlee Lewis of Corfu and Makenzie Lewis of Gilbert, Arizona; his granddaughter; Tessa Lewis of Webster; siblings; Christopher (Angie) Lewis of Maryland, Kelli Berrios of Florida and Heather (Frank) Markowski of Batavia along with several nieces and nephews.

There are no prior visiting hours. Private services will be held at the convenience of the family. To leave a condolence, share a story, or light a candle in Pat’s memory, please visit www.bataviafuneralhomes.com. Arrangements were entrusted to the H.E. Turner & Co. Funeral Home, 403 East Main Street, Batavia.

Beverly F. Baumgarte, 73, of Batavia, passed away on Tuesday, August 17, 2021 at the Leroy Village Green Residential Health Care Facility.

Beverly was born July 3, 1948 in Batavia, a daughter of the late Robert and Rita (Dudwick) Kendall.

Beverly enjoyed cooking and sewing.  

Surviving are her husband, Dennis Baumgarte of Batavia; son, Scott Baumgarte of Batavia; daughter, Lisa (Larry, Jr.) Wenner of Lovettsville, VA; grandchildren, Isabelle, Jacob, Larry III and Chase; daughter-in-law, Jessica Baumgarte of Middletown; brother, Bob (Nancy) Kendall of Batavia; sisters, Debbie Kendall of Batavia, Doreen Kendall of Lancaster and Bonnie Kendall of Strykerville and several nieces and nephews.

Preceded in death by her sons, Kevin Baumgarte and Brian Baumgarte.

Family and friends are invited to call on Saturday, September 4 from 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at the H.E. Turner & Co. Funeral Home, 403 East Main Street, Batavia, where Beverly's service will be held at 9:30 a.m. also on Saturday, September 4.  She will be laid to rest in St. Joseph's Cemetery in Batavia.  A reception will be held at the VFW in Batavia at the conclusion of Beverly's services.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Leroy Village Green Residential Health Care Facility, attention: activities fund, 10 Munson Street, LeRoy, NY 14482.  

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

reddix_martha_-_photo1.jpgMartha Ann Reddix, 88 of Rochester and formerly of Batavia, passed away Tuesday (August 24, 2021) at St. Ann’s Home in Rochester, NY.

She was born February 26, 1933 in Buena Vista, GA, a daughter of the late Earnest and Pennie Donnan Brown.

Martha’s presence put joy in the hearts of all who knew her.

She was predeceased by her loving husband of 25 years, George Reddix and sister, Mattie Prather.

Survivors include her two children, Curtis (Tessie) Brown and Emma (William) Morrison. Sister, Nora Smith and two brothers, Cleveland Brown and Willie Brown. Also survived by 6 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

A private funeral service will be conducted at the convenience of the family. Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 160 Allens Creek Rd, Rochester, NY 14618.

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




leclaire_june_-_photo1.jpgJune H. LeClaire, 97 of Akron, passed away on Tuesday (August 24, 2021) at Brothers of Mercy Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

She was born May 23, 1924 in Buffalo, NY, a daughter of the late John and Euphemia Kirkland Hannah.

In her early ears, she was responsible for publishing the technical materials from the Engineering Department at Bell Aircraft. An accomplished artist, she enjoyed exhibiting her work in many WNY art shows.

After raising her family, she pursued her dream and in 1985 received her MFA from the University at Buffalo. Her other interests included photography, gardening and bird watching.

Although never wanting pets of her own, a special bond developed with her little grand-dog Bitsy, who enjoyed riding in her lap around the nursing home.

She was the beloved mother of Jackie (Mark) Krueger, Suzette (Richard) Travis and Phillip (Mary Ann) LeClaire. Loving grandmother of Ken (Carrie) McCoy, Ben (Erin Wetter) Plaza and Leenna (Garth) Schulte. Step-grandmother of Aaron (Robin) Krueger, Michele Farrell, Mike (Nicole) Farrell and Jessica Farrell; 14 great-grandchildren and 3 great-great-grandchildren. Also survived by cousin Connie (Bob) Berry, many nieces and nephews. Dear longtime friend Barbara Barone. Anita Pawlak, who cared for mom while still home, became and remained a close friend. Heidi (David) Pasqualini, family friend with whom she shared a special friendship.

June was predeceased by her loving brother John Hannah.

To the Brothers of Mercy Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center, a heartfelt thank you for the almost 5 years of wonderful care. Thank you also to Hospice Buffalo for guidance and care these past few months.

Private services will be held at the convenience of the family.

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




Stafford ~ Mary Louise Vicary-Reinegal, age 83, of Main Road, passed away July 30, 2021 at home in the loving presence of her family.

     She was born January 6, 1938 in Albion, N.Y., a daughter of the late Louis and Mary Pecorella Manfredi.

     Mary Lou was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and aunt.  She was a well known and successful business owner in the real estate market.

     She is survived by her second husband, William Reinegal; daughter, Charlotte (Matthew) Maser; sister, Fran Platek; brother-in-law, David Vicary, along with many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and dear friends.

     Mary Lou was predeceased by her first husband, William Vicary; her daughter, Lisa Marie Burch; her sister, Jennie Manfredi and sister-in-law, Nina Vicary.

     Services and interment were held privately.

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

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.





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