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Florence Elizabeth Anderson
PALMYRA, Pa. — Florence Elizabeth Keller Anderson, 82, formerly of Dunkirk, died Wednesday (Dec. 8, 2000) in her home. Born in Sheffield, she was the daughter of John and Mabel Alling Keller.A 1934 graduate of Sheffield High School and Grove City College, she had been employed by the former Knox Glass Company and played in the company band. In 1940 she moved to Dunkirk where she and her husband operated a five acre grape farm for 20 years and was also employed as a bookkeeper. After moving to southeastern Pennsylvania in the mid 1960s, she was employed by H and R Block, later establishing her own tax preparation business in her home and also did volunteer tax preparation for the Hershey chapter of the American Association of Retired Persons. She was a member of the Fredonia School Board in the late 1950s and early 1960s, helped oversee construction of a new high school and was active in the Parent Teacher Association. She was a also a member of the Order of the Eastern Star and First United Methodist Church in Annville, Pa.She enjoyed traveling, playing cards and the violin.Surviving are three sons: Dale Anderson of Buffalo, Thomas Anderson of Mesa, Ariz., William Anderson of Highland, Mich.; and two grandchildren.She was preceded in death by her husband, Henry J. Anderson, whom she married May 21, 1938, in Sheffield, and who died in September 1998. A memorial service will be held Sunday in Palmyra. 

Monica Ann Veres
CONEWANGO — Monica Ann Veres, 20, of 4976 Route 241, Conewango, died Tuesday (Jan. 11, 2000) in her home unexpectedly. She was born August 25, 1979, in Jamestown, the daughter of Debbie Karshney Booth and the late Theodore Veres.She was a graduate of the Randolph Free Academy, where she was active in their animal horse therapy program. She had competed in horse shows and was active in the annual Randolph Children’s Home Show.She loved riding horses, was an avid reader and talented drawing artist.Surviving are her mother of Conewango with whom she made her home, four brothers: John Booth of West Palm Beach, Fla.; Christopher Veres of Conewango Valley, William Booth of Kennedy and James Booth of Conewango; her grandparents: Helen Marsh of Randolph, and Kenneth and Joyce Booth of Conewango Valley.Besides her father, she was preceded in death by her stepfather, Robert A. Booth, July 21, 1999; and her grandparents, William and Ethel Marquette.The funeral service will be held at noon on Friday in the VanRensselaer & Son Funeral Home, 14 Church St., Randolph. The Rev. W. David Peter Noves, pastor of the Grace Episcopal Church, will officiate. Burial will be in the Sample Hill Cemetery in Randolph. Friends will be received one hour prior to the service in the funeral home.Memorials may be made to the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. 

Thomas F. Mock
WARREN — Thomas F. Mock, 59, of 108 Oak St., died Monday (Jan. 3, 2000).A Warren resident the past several years, he was born June 22, 1940, in Pittsburgh, the son of Irene Mock Halloran and the late Edward Mock.Surviving, besides his mother, is one sister, Irene Shannon of Pittsburgh.A memorial service will be held at 1:15 p.m. Friday in the Conewango Towers. Father Jack Bauer will officiate. 

Josephine Cammarata
Josephine Cammarata, 91, of the Chautauqua County Home, died at 6 a.m. Wednesday (Jan. 12, 2000) in Brooks Memorial Hospital. She was born June 16, 1908, in Anita, Pa., the daughter of the late Salvatore and Nancy Mistretta Cammarata.Surviving is a brother, Joseph A. Cammarata of Fredonia; and a sister, Grace Kunecki of Buffalo.She was preceded in death by two brothers: Philip and James Cammarata; and a sister, Laura Panebianco.A private family service will be held in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. The Rev. Patrick Fernandez, parochial vicar of St. James Catholic Church, will officiate.No visitation will be observed.Arrangements are by Hubert Funeral Home. 

Danny C. Olson
GREENHURST — Danny C. Olson, 70, of High Acres, died at 1:42 p.m. Wednesday (Jan. 12, 2000), in his residence.He was born Aug. 14, 1929, in Jamestown, the son of the late Algot and Agnes Larson Olson.Prior to retirement, he operated the meat department at Alms in Greenhurst and later Loblaws. He was also a meat cutter for the former Fluvanna Super Duper. He was a member of the National Guard.He was an avid hunter and fisherman.Surviving are two daughters: Ricki Krulish of Olean, Gayle Williams of Greenhurst; five grandchildren: Carrie and Brent Williams of Greenhurst, twins, Jennalyn, Arianne and Emalee Krulish, all of Olean; and one brother, Roy Olson of Jamestown.Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Verna Olson in 1981.The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday in the Peterson Funeral Home, Frewsburg. The Rev. Dayle Keefer, pastor of the Fluvanna Community Church, will officiate. Burial will be in Maple Grove Cemetery, Frewsburg.Friends will be received for one hour prior to the service on Saturday in the funeral home.Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society. 

Geneve L. Lee
Geneve L. Lee, 88, of Heritage Park Health Care Center, formerly of 71 Camp St., died at 8:34 p.m. Tuesday (Jan. 11, 2000) in WCA Hospital.A Jamestown native, she was born Dec. 24, 1911, the daughter of David and Victoria Anderson Starleave. She was a Jamestown High School graduate and had been employed by the former G.C. Murphy Co., the former Jamestown Worsted Mills and the former Cornell and Reins.Surviving are a son, Raymond Lee of Virginia Beach, Va.; a daughter, Linda Dupler of West Ellicott; four grandchildren: David Lee of Virginia Beach, Allison, Andrew and Ashley Dupler of West Ellicott; and two great-grandsons.She was preceded in death by her husband, George E. ‘‘Eddie’’ Lee, whom she married June 19, 1936, and who died April 4, 1984.A private memorial service will be held at the convenience of the family. Burial will be in Sunset Hill Cemetery. No visitation will be observed.Memorials may be made to the Humane Society or a charity of choice.Arrangements are by the Lind Funeral Home. 

Leroy Edwin Klakamp
RUSSELL — Leroy Edwin Klakamp, 64, of RD 2, died Wednesday (Jan. 12, 2000) in the Warren General Hospital. He was born June 26, 1935, in Warren, the son of the late Frank and Bessie Stoddard Klakamp. He served in the Marine Corps during the Korean conflict. He was employed by Sylvania and later owned and operated Roy’s Humdinger and Laundromat and managed the concession stands at Stateline & Eriez Speedways. He also owned and operated Roy’s Texas Lunch and the Kozy Kleaning. He was a member of the Elks Club 223 and the Antique Automotive Club of America. Surviving are his wife, Dorothy Ann Klakamp, whom he married June 7, 1954, in the First Church of the Nazarene, Warren; a son, Scott Klakamp of San Francisco; a daughter, Rebecca Hanson of Russell; a brother, Robert Klakamp of Spring Creek, Pa.; a sister, Marie Hartley; and two grandchildren.He was preceded in death by two brothers: Henry Klakamp and Kenneth Klakamp; two sisters: Bernice Reigard and Almeda Litchenberger; and two stepbrothers: Oras and Harold Pratt.The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday in the Peterson-Blick Funeral Home, Inc., 1003 Penn Ave., East Warren, Pa. The Rev. Marcus Briggs, Warren General Hospital Chaplain, will officiate. Burial will be in Pine Grove Cemetery, Russell.Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday in the funeral home.Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, Warren Unit, 213 Third Ave., P.O. Box 771, Warren, Pa., 16365. 

Hazel J. Anderson
Hazel J. Anderson, 90, of Lutheran Social Services A2, formerly of 28 Chautauqua Ave., Lakewood, died at 4:04 p.m. Monday (Jan. 10, 2000).She was preceded in death by a brother, Emmett C.K. Eckman, in 1990.Arrangements are by Lind Funeral Home.

William Booth
WESTFIELD — William Booth, 72, of Cass Street, died Wednesday (Jan. 26, 2000) in his home.He was born Nov. 4, 1927, in Pittsburgh, the son of the Adalaide Lanz Booth and the late William Booth Sr.He was employed by WQED-TV in Pittsburgh as a cameraman.The son of a prominent Pittsburgh attorney, he was schooled in Pittsburgh and attended Yale University. He moved to Chautauqua Institution in 1980 and made his home there. He was an avid reader and enjoyed the TV show Jeopardy. He enjoyed jazz music and was a regular at the Chautauqua Amphitheater until his health failed. His passion was golf, in which he excelled, as was evident by his many plaques and trophies.Surviving are his mother of Pittsburgh; and a sister, Cynthia Jennings of Key Largo, Fla.The funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. today in the Home Wood Cemetery, Pittsburgh. Family members will officiate.No visitation will be observed.Memorials may be made to the Chautauqua Golf Club, Chautauqua, N.Y., 14722.Arrangements are by MASON Funeral Home, 37 Clinton St., Westfield. 

John R. Gilligan
GREENHURST — John R. Gilligan, 91 of 3816 North St., died at 7:58 p.m. Wednesday (Jan. 26, 2000) in WCA Hospital.A lifelong area resident, he was born Dec. 24, 1908, in Jamestown, the son of Joseph and Lavinia Norton Gilligan.He attended schools in Jamestown. Earlier he had been employed as a carpenter with various construction companies in the area and for 10 years at the former Watson Manufacturing He retired in 1974.He enjoyed woodworking and was an avid sportsman who enjoyed big-game hunting.Surviving are a son, Richard ‘‘John’’ Gilligan of Greenhurst; two daughters: Sue Blair of Greenhurst and Sally Lyons of Jamestown; five grandchildren: Denise Balog of Holiday, Fla., Gary L. Fellows Jr. of Brooklyn, Jill L. Riggle, Joy L. Lyon and John Lyon, all of Jamestown; and two great-granddaughters.He was preceded in death by two sisters: Julie Cullen and Mary Dahlbeck; his stepfather, Leon Simmons; and a stepbrother, Sheldon Simmons.A private memorial service will be held Saturday at the convenience of the family. The Rev. Dr. Edward Lindsey, pastor of the Levant Wesleyan Church, will officiate. Inurnment will be in the Fluvanna Cemetery.No visitation will be observed.Memorials may be made to the Fluvanna Fire Department. 

Arthur LeGrande Chambers
MAYVILLE — Arthur LeGrande Chambers, 85, of 29 Evans St., died Thursday (Jan. 27, 2000) in his home.He was born April 28, 1914, in Buffalo, the son of Arthur L. and Isabelle McMahon Chambers.He was a World War II veteran, serving in the U.S Air Force from 1941 to 1945, and worked for the Office of the Aging as coordinator for the ombudsman program. He was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Mayville, William L. Travis American Legion Post 493 and the Lake Chautauqua Memorial Post 8647 Veterans of Foreign Wars. He was a volunteer at Westfield Hospital and Hospice Chautauqua County.Surviving are eight daughters: Patricia Kalish of Sunnyvale, Calif., Judith Chambers of Portland, Ore., Jane Chambers of Mayville, Anne Chambers of Cincinnati, Molly Offermann of San Francisco, Sarah Chambers of Orchard Park, Bridget Sukys of Euclid, Ohio, and Melissa Wymer of University Heights, Ohio; four sons: A. Andrew Chambers of North Palm Beach, Fla., William Chambers of Westfield, Robert Chambers of Northampton, Mass., and Charles Chambers of Buffalo; 24 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Harriette Chambers.A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday in St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Mayville. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. today in the Freay Funeral Home, 139 S. Erie St., Mayville. Memorials may be made to the Mayville Fire Department Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 2, Mayville, N.Y., 14757, or Hospice Chautauqua County, 188 S. Erie St., Mayville. 

Sebastiana Canciglia
SAN SALVATORE de FETALE, Sicily — Word has been received of the death of Sebastiana Triscari Canciglia, 87, who died Saturday (Jan. 22, 2000). A lifelong resident of Sicily, she was the daughter of Giovanni and Sara Iuculano Triscari.Surviving are six children; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and two brothers: Joseph Triscari of Jamestown and Giovanni Triscari of Tortorici, Sicily.She was preceded in death by her husband, Calogero Canciglia, in November 1991; three sisters; and a brother, Sebastiano Triscari, in August 1957. The funeral and burial were held in Sicily on Jan. 24. 

Theodore Alton Russell
GREAT VALLEY — Theodore Alton ‘‘TA’’ Russell, 94, of Klawitter Road, died Thursday (Jan. 27, 2000) in Olean General Hospital.He was born Feb. 27, 1905, in Kennedy, the son of Frank and Mabel Risley Russell.He was a senior research physicist with Eastman Kodak for 33 years and had many patents to his credit. He attended Great Valley Baptist Church.Surviving are his wife, Vada Pierce, whom he married Sept 8, 1990; a daughter, Joanne Reid of Great Valley; a son, Bruce Russell of Allison Park, Pa; a stepdaughter, Ramona Bickell of Ellicottville; and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.He was preceded in death by his first wife, Meredith Dadswell, whom he married May 9, 1936, and who died in January 1977; and two brothers: Clifford and Marion Russell.A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday in the Great Valley Baptist Church.Memorials may be made to the Great Valley Baptist Church or the Ellicottville-Great Valley Ambulance Service.Arrangements are by O’Rourke Funeral Home, 411 Rock City St., Little Valley. 

Phyllis E. Smith
Phyllis E. Smith, 76, of East Second Street, Jamestown, died Thursday (Jan. 27, 2000) at 8:05 p.m. in WCA Hospital.Arrangements are by Peterson Funeral Home, Frewsburg.

Warren T. Koppenhofer
WARREN — Warren T. Koppenhofer, 81, of 513 Lincoln Ave. and Cudjoe Key, Fla., died Thursday (Jan. 27, 2000) in Warren General Hospital.He was born Jan. 19, 1919, in Winfield, N.Y., the son of William and Blanche DeWitt Koppenhofer.He served in the U.S. Army from 1941 to 1945 as a sergeant, working in the engineering division in England, Algiers, North Africa and Italy, where he set up a mobile postal operation serving the men on the front line. He started his career in postal office work in Hempstead, L.I., and had been a postal inspector with the U.S. Postal Service, working in the Pittsburgh Post Office from 1953 to 1971. He was a former member of the St. George Episcopal Church of Hempstead. He was a former borough council member, serving as president and mayor of Indian Lake, Somerset County, Pa., in the 1970s. Surviving are his wife, Betty Bean Koppenhofer, whom he married May 10, 1945, in Norfolk, Va.; a daughter, Susan Scenna of Amherst, N.H.; and two sons: Michael Koppenhofer of Enola, Pa., and Warren ‘‘Tom’’ Koppenhofer of Hooversville, Pa.; and four grandchildren.The funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday in the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home Inc. The Rev. Glenn Hamilton, pastor of Bethlehem Covenant Church, will officiate. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery.Friends will be received from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. today in the funeral home.Memorials may be made to the Parkinson’s Disease Foundation, 710 W. 168th St., New York, N.Y., 10032-9982. 

Ellis R. Parker
DUNKIRK — Ellis R. Parker, 71, of the Chautauqua Home, formerly of 2574 Hanson Road, Gerry, died at 8:50 p.m. Wednesday (Jan. 26, 2000) in Brooks Memorial Hospital.An area resident most of his life, he was born April 30, 1928, in Jamestown, the son of Norris N. and Dorothy Reid Parker.He was a 1945 graduate of Cassadaga High School and had attended Cornell University. He had been employed for 30 years at the former Amsco Excel retiring due to ill health. He served as Gerry town justice for many years and was a member of the New York State Magistrates Association. He was a life member of the Gerry Volunteer Fire Department and an a member of the Gerry United Methodist Church. He was a 32nd degree member of the Sylvan Lodge 303 F&AM, where he was a member of the Valley of Jamestown A.A.S.R., Jamestown Shriners and the Scottish Rite of Jamestown. He was a charter member of the Valley Bow Hunters Association and a former member of the Ingjald Lodge 65 IOV. In earlier years he had been active in Boy Scouts, 4H and the Future Farmers of America in the Gerry Area.He was an avid archery hunter.Surviving are his wife, Margaret E. Olson Parker, whom he married Sept. 9, 1950, in Falconer; two sons: William N. and Bruce A. Parker, both of Gerry; two daughters: Helena K. ‘‘Bonnie’’ Libby of Gerry and Susan D. Stanton of Lakewood; eight grandchildren: Donya Raymond and Stacey Carlson, both of Fredonia, Brian and Greg Stanton of Lakewood, Jamie, W. Nathan and Emily Parker, all of Gerry, Robert C. Johnston of East Randolph; and three great-grandchildren.He was preceded in death by two sons: Ellis Jr. and Robert James Parker; and two granddaughters: Christina Sue Libby and Julie Ann Stanton.The funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday in the Falconer Funeral Home. The Rev. Mark D. Emke, pastor of the Open Door Baptist Church, Cassadaga, will officiate. Burial will be in Pine Hill Cemetery, Falconer.Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today where the Sylvan Lodge 303 F&AM will conduct a memorial ritual at 7 p.m. and for one hour prior to the service Saturday in the funeral home.Memorials may be made to the Gerry Volunteer Fire Department or the University of Rochester, Department of Neurology, Mind Unit, 601 Elmwood Ave., Box 673, Rochester, N.Y., 14642-8673 for Parkinson’s research. 

»Virginia H. DalrympleS
UGAR GROVE — Virginia H. Dalrymple, 81, of 205 Main St., died Thursday (Jan. 27, 2000) in the Rouse Warren County Home.She was born Aug. 9, 1918, in Sugar Grove, the daughter of Clyde Thorpe and Helen Beard.She was a member of the Busti Fire Department Auxiliary, the Sugar Grove Rod and Gun Club Auxiliary and the American Legion Auxiliary of Sugar Grove.Surviving are two brothers: James Thorpe of Jamestown and Marvin Thorpe of Youngsville. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Lawrence Dalrymple; and four brothers: Lewis, Trevor, Donald and Leighton Thorpe.The funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday in the Sugar Grove Branch, McKinney Funeral Home, Sugar Grove. The Rev. Charles Duryea, pastor of the First Presbyterian Church, will officiate. Burial will be in Wrightsville Cemetery. Friends will be received from 7 to 9 p.m. today and one hour prior to the service on Saturday.Memorials may be made to Hospice of Warren County, P.O. Box 68, Warren, Pa., 16365, or the Sugar Grove Free Library.Arrangements are by McKinney Funeral Home Inc., Sugar Grove. 

Mary H. Ranney
SALAMANCA —Virginia H. Dalrymple, 81, of 205 Main St., died Thursday (Jan. 27, 2000) in the Rouse Warren County Home.She was born Aug. 9, 1918, in Sugar Grove, the daughter of Clyde Thorpe and Helen Beard.She was a member of the Busti Fire Department Auxiliary, the Sugar Grove Rod and Gun Club Auxiliary and the American Legion Auxiliary of Sugar Grove.Surviving are two brothers: James Thorpe of Jamestown and Marvin Thorpe of Youngsville.Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Lawrence Dalrymple; and four brothers: Lewis, Trevor, Donald and Leighton Thorpe.The funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday in the Sugar Grove Branch, McKinney Funeral Home, Sugar Grove. The Rev. Charles Duryea, pastor of the First Presbyterian Church, will officiate. Burial will be in Wrightsville Cemetery. Friends will be received from 7 to 9 p.m. today and one hour prior to the service on Saturday.Memorials may be made to Hospice of Warren County, P.O. Box 68, Warren, Pa., 16365, or the Sugar Grove Free Library.Arrangements are by McKinney Funeral Home Inc., Sugar Grove.

Marjorie B. Faulk
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — Marjorie B. Faulk, 90, of Traverse City, died Wednesday (Feb. 2, 2000) in Munson Medical Center.She was born Aug. 9, 1909, in Ridgway, Pa., the daughter of Emil and Edith Carlson Bengtson.She was a graduate of Jamestown General Hospital and was employed as a registered nurse for 30 years, working in New York, Ohio and Michigan. She retired from Munson Medical Center in 1974.A resident of Traverse City since 1967, she was a member of the First Congregational Church.She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren; playing bingo with friends; trips to the casino, especially Las Vegas; frequent trips to Florida and following professional basketball. She also enjoyed knitting and crocheting. She will be missed by all.Surviving are a son, William Faulk Jr. of Traverse City; four grandchildren: Julie Scott of Maitland, Fla., Cindy Lovern of Columbus, S.C., Steve Faulk of Burlington, Ky., and Kathy Halbert of Calhan, Colo; five great-grandchildren; and a sister, Nina Johnson of Gorton, Conn.She was preceded in death by her husband, William E. Faulk, whom she married Jan. 14, 1933, and who died June 2, 1966; a daughter, Marilyn Spake in 1995; two grandchildren, both in 1970; and a brother George in 1915.A private graveside service will be held in the spring in Sunset Hill Cemetery, Jamestown.Memorials may be made to Cherryland Humane Society or a charity of choice.Arrangements are by Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, 305 Sixth St., Traverse City, Mich. 

Rita McMullen Fisher Kofod
Rita McMullen Fisher Kofod, 75, of 613 E. Seventh St., formerly of Salamanca, died at 5:52 p.m. Thursday (Feb. 3, 2000) in her home.An area resident for the past 30 years, she was born June 7, 1924, in Salamanca, a daughter of Norman and Anna Thompson McMullen.She was a graduate of Salamanca High School and earned her teaching degree from State College at Fredonia.Before her retirement in 1979, she was employed by the Salamanca School System for 25 years, teaching at the former Ward 1 and Jefferson Street schools. She previously taught at the Killbuck School.She was a communicant of Ss. Peter and Paul Roman Catholic Church, where she was a lector and a member of the Altar and Rosary Society. She was a former communicant of St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Salamanca. She was a member of the ladies auxiliary of the Veterans of Foreign Wars John F. Ahrens Post 5296, where she was past president and its current treasurer. She was past Cattaraugus-Allegany Council president and past Sixth District president and treasurer. She also served on many state department chairmanships for the Veterans of Foreign Wars Women’s Auxiliary. She was an active volunteer for the Friendship Fund for more than 10 years. She also was a volunteer for many other civic organizations in the Jamestown area.Surviving is her husband, Sheldon W. Kofod, whom she married Aug. 8, 1970; a son, Richard Fisher of Salamanca; five daughters: Joyce Walsh of East Aurora, Barbara VanBuren of Hanover, Pa.; Rosanne Davis of Busti, Martha ‘‘Sue’’ Livermore of Randolph and Gail John of Bradford; two stepdaughters: Linda Ahern of Greenville, S.C., and Janet Clark of Lakewood; a stepson, James Kofod of Palmdale, Calif.; 11 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and a sister, Norma Emborski of Salamanca.Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Margaret ‘‘Peggy’’ Plonka; five sisters: Theresa Wrona, Mary Rupple, Lois Blodgett, Margaret Schupenhauer and Florence McMullen; and three brothers: William, Paul and John McMullen.A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Monday in St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Salamanca. The Rev. John J. Mitka, pastor of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church, Silver Creek, will be celebrant. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery, Salamanca.The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. today in the Lind Funeral Home, 805 W. Third St., Jamestown, where a Christian Wake Service will be led by the Rev. Dennis W. Mende of Ss. Peter and Paul Catholic Church at 6:45 p.m. today. The family also will be present to receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday in the O’Rourke and O’Rourke Funeral Home, 25 River St., Salamanca.Memorials may be made to Hospice Chautauqua County, 188 S. Erie St., Mayville, N.Y., 14757, or to a charity of choice. 

Margaret A. Mattison
Margaret A. Mattison, 92, of Frewsburg Rest Home, formerly of Jamestown and Lakewood, died at 10:30 p.m. Thursday (Feb. 3, 2000) in WCA Hospital.She was born Feb. 11, 1907, in Sergeant, Pa., the daughter of Johan August and Anna Louise Johnson Anderson.Prior to retirement, she was employed as a clerk and cashier at the former Lakewood Super Duper. She was a member of First Covenant Church and was a former member of the Busti-Lakewood Golden Agers, the Lakewood Rod and Gun and the Lakewood Recreation Commission. She was also a former member of Lady of the Lake Rebekah Lodge and was a past Rebekah Lodge district deputy. She served as an election inspector in Lakewood for many years and was a volunteer worker for several charitable causes.Always willing to be of help to others, she will be remembered for her many acts of kindness to family members and friends in their time of need, for her gifts of baked goods and for the pleasure she received from having children around her.Surviving are three sons: Marshall E. Mattison of Lakewood, Charles ‘‘Jerry’’ Mattison of Maine, N.Y., and James M. Mattison of Jamestown; 10 grandchildren: David Mattison and Lisa Calkins of Maine, Sherry Mattison of Rochester, Cynthia Burns of Westfield, Gregory Mattison of Lakewood, Michael Mattison of Gaithersburg, Md., Deborah and Scott Mattison, both of Jamestown, Melissa Mattison of State College, Pa., and Lori Mattison of New York City; and eight great-grandchildren.She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles M. Mattison, whom she married Feb. 13, 1932, in Randolph, and who died July 8, 1985; a grandson, Steve Mattison on Sept. 3, 1975; and three brothers: Everett, Charles and Paul Anderson.The funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday in the Powers, Present & Sixbey Funeral Home. The Rev. David Larson, visitation pastor of First Covenant Church, will officiate. Burial will be in Lake View Cemetery.The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. today and for one hour prior to the service on Sunday in the funeral home.Memorials may be made to First Covenant Church, 520 Spring St., Jamestown, N.Y., 14701 or a charity of choice.

Dorothy C. Bogue
SOUTH DAYTON — Dorothy C. Bogue, 84, of Round Top Road, Forestville, formerly of Butcher Road, South Dayton, died at 6:38 a.m. Friday (Feb. 4, 2000) in Lutheran Social Services.She was born July 11, 1915, in Buffalo, the daughter of Robert and Bertha Munsell Murphy. She was a former member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church, Perrysburg.Surviving are three sons: Daryl Clarke of Pikesville, Tenn., James Clarke of Forestville, and Thomas Clarke of Dunkirk; two stepdaughters: Connie Lupean of Salisbury, Md., and Clara Brown of Randolph; 13 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; and sister, Edna Collins of Dunkirk.Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ivan E. Bogue, who died Oct. 5, 1987; a sister, Mae Hopkins; a stepson, Ramon Bogue; a half-brother, James Reeb; two half-sisters: Ruth White and Eldine Lauber; and two great-granddaughters.The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday in the Riles Funeral Home, 39 Main St., Forestville, N.Y. The Rev. Daryl Clarke, her son, will officiate.Friends will be received from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. in the funeral home.Memorials may be made to the South Dayton Fire Department Emergency and Rescue Squad. 

David Ernest Carlson
David Ernest Carlson, 65, of Tanglewood Manor, W.E., died at 12:35 p.m. Thursday (Feb. 3, 2000) in WCA Hospital.A lifelong area resident, he was born May 9, 1934, in Jamestown, the son of Maurice and Lorinda Lindquist Carlson.He loved to bat and catch a baseball and watching the Jamestown Jammers. His favorite major league team was the New York Yankees. He enjoyed the Friday lunches at local restaurants and the day trips with his family at Tanglewood Manor. He loved long walks, the woods, fishing and animals.Surviving are two brothers: Richard M. Carlson of Jamestown and Daniel E. Carlson of Frewsburg.Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Suzanne Louise Carlson, who died in 1941.A private family service will be held. The Rev. C. Gordon Bloomberg, visitation pastor of Christ United Methodist Church, will officiate.Memorials may made to Tanglewood Manor, 560 Fairmount Ave., W.E., Jamestown.Arrangements are by the Lind Funeral Home. 

Jessie M. Knight
WARREN — Jessie M. Knight, 89, of 18 Park Ave., formerly of Oil City, Pa., died Wednesday (Feb. 2, 2000) in Warren General Hospital.She was born Oct. 15, 1910, in East Mead Township, Crawford County, Pa., the daughter of Mary Dain and Alfred Maloney.A Warren resident since 1960, she was a housewife and a member of the Grace United Methodist Church and its Red Bird Circle.Surviving are two daughters: Carol Knowlton and Suzanne Shall, both of Warren; five grandchildren; three sisters: Isabelle Dorwart, Mildred Huber and Wilma Campbell; and three brothers: Orville, Elton and Kenneth, all of Meadville, Pa. She was preceded in death by her husband, William J. Knight in 1973; and two brothers: Auldrain and Harold Maloney. The funeral will be at noon today in the Mark S. Patterson Funeral Home. The Rev. Robert Higginbotham, pastor of Grace United Methodist Church, will officiate. Burial will be in Pine Grove Cemetery.Memorials may be made to Hospice of Warren County or the Grace United Methodist Church Memorial Fund. 

Vinna Mansell
LONGWOOD, Fla. — Vinna Daugharthy Mansell, 83, of 2400 Palmetto Drive, formerly of Russell, died Friday (Jan. 21, 2000) in Florida Hospital, Orlando, Fla.She was born March 3, 1916, in Russell, the daughter of Elson B. and Julia Adams Daugharthy. A 1932 graduate of Russell High School, she was a lifelong member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church and, a long with her husband, served in the ministry for more than 50 years.Surviving are her husband, Elder Leslie R. Mansell, whom she married Dec. 31, 1935; two daughters: Helen Dees of Paradise, Calif., Dianne Duncan of Apopka, Fla.; a son, Leslie Mansell Jr. of Longwood, Calif.; five grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and a brother, Dr. A.P. Daugharthy of Baltimore and Russell.She was preceded in death by three brothers: Vertner, Alton and Roy Daugharthy.The funeral was held Jan. 25 in Forest Lake Seventh Day Adventist Church, Apopka, Fla. Pastor William Quigley officiated. Burial was in Highland Memorial Gardens, Forest City, Fla. Memorials may be made to a charity of choice.Arrangements were by the Baldwin-Fairchild Funeral Home, Altamonte Springs, Fla. 

Theodore S. DeVore
TUCSON, Ariz. — Theodore S. ‘‘Ted’’ DeVore, 87, of 10 Maguire Ave., formerly of Falconer, died Saturday (Jan. 5, 2000).He was born Oct. 5, 1913, in Youngsville, the son of Samuel and Ethel Connelly DeVore.He attended Falconer High School and, after moving to Arizona, was employed by Douglas Aircraft and later by the Tucson Unified School District for many years, until retirement. He always looked forward to his yearly visits ‘‘back home.’’ Surviving are his wife of 60 years, Frances Hodge DeVore; two daughters: Janice Martin and Patricia Penta; three grandsons; and two great-grandchildren, all of Tucson.He was preceded in death by three sisters and a brother. A private family service was held in Tucson. 

Linnea S. Klang
Linnea S. Klang, 88, of the Lutheran Social Services, formerly of Jamestown and Largo, Fla., died at 6:18 p.m. Friday (Feb. 4, 2000) in WCA Hospital.She was the widow of Gust A. Klang.Arrangements will be announced by the Falconer Funeral Home. 

Rosalia M. Michael
Rosalia M. Michael, 87, formerly of 303 W. Fifth St., died at 3:15 p.m. Thursday (Feb. 3, 2000) in the Hultquist Infirmary.A native of the Jamestown area, she was born June 4, 1912, in Ellicott, the daughter of Leonard R. and Myrtle Chapman Huckelberry.She attended Ross Mills and the Falconer School System and was a graduate of the Jamestown School of Nursing. She was employed as a licensed practical nurse at WCA Hospital, Hillside Nursing Home and Heritage Village. She was a member of Christian Mission Alliance Church.Surviving are two sons: Leslie Michael of Jamestown and Robert I. Michael of Almond, N.Y.; two daughters: Hazel Britt and Gladys Riechard, both of Lakewood; 10 grandchildren: 18 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; two sisters: Vivian Peterson of Heritage Green and Kathryn Fuller of Jamestown.Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ludwig ‘‘Lug’’ R. Michael, whom she married Oct. 15, 1929, and who died March 13, 1994; a son, Leonard Michael; an infant daughter; a granddaughter, Cheryl AnnMarie Michael; a great-granddaughter; and a sister, Alberta F. Michael.The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday in the Lind Funeral Home. The Rev. H. Wayne Eppehimer, pastor of Christian Alliance Church, will officiate. Burial will be in Ross Mills Cemetery.Friends will be received from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday in the funeral home.Memorials may be made to the Christian Alliance Church, 1011 W. Third St., Jamestown, or Lutheran Social Services, 715 Falconer St., Jamestown.

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