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Annabelle Lois Chase Anthony
PITTSFIELD, Pa. - Annabelle Lois Chase Anthony, 67, of RD 1, Pittsfield, died Tuesday (Oct. 5, 1999) in her home. She was born Dec. 12, 1931, in Youngsville, the daughter of the late Guy and Mabel Johnson Chase. She was a 1950 graduate of Youngsville High School and graduated from Cleveland Bible College (now Malone College) in 1955. She was a lifelong member of the Brown Hill Wesleyan Methodist Church in Youngsville. She was employed in the office at Warren General Hospital as a nurse's aid at the Rouse Manor and a substitute teacher in the Youngsville School District. She was also a teacher and assistant principal at Ashville Christian Academy in Ashville. Surviving are her son, Bradley Anthony of Pittsfield; three sisters: Susan Ludwick and Rae Lindell, both of Lander; her twin sister, Idabelle Swanson of Tionesta, Pa.; and two brothers: Ned and Alton Chase, both of Sugar Grove. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James Alfred Anthony, whom she married Oct. 13, 1956, and who died in 1992; three brothers: Guy, Oscar and Charles Chase; and one sister, Dorothy Slocum. The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday in the McKinney Funeral Home in Youngsville. The Rev. John Kunselman, pastor of the Brown Hill Wesleyan Methodist Church, will officiate. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday in the funeral home. Burial will be in the Youngsville Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Brown Hill Wesleyan Methodist Church, RD 1, Youngsville, Pa., 16371 or the Corry Memorial Hospital Oncology, 612 W. Smith St., Corry, Pa., 16401.

Airman 1st Class Michael F. Emory
GOLDSBORO, N.C. - Airman 1st Class Michael F. Emory, 21, of 3833 Sherman-Ripley Road, Sherman, and Goldsboro, died Monday (Oct. 4, 1999) in Seven Springs, N.C. He was born Dec. 26, 1977, in Jamestown, the son of Bryan and Brenda Marotto Emory. He was a 1996 graduate of Sherman Central School and attended Jamestown Community College. In December 1996 he joined the U.S. Air Force and was assigned to Seymour-Johnson Air Force Base, Goldsboro, as a nuclear armament apprentice. He enjoyed racing, hunting, snowmobiling and showing his 1998 red Pontiac Firebird, for which he had won many trophies. Besides his parents, he is survived by a brother, Specialist Bryon Emory of Fort Bragg, N.C.; and a grandmother, Beatrice Marotto of Lakewood. He was preceded in death by his grandfathers: Frank Marotto and Virgil Emory; and grandmother, Dorothy Emory. The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday in the Sherman Community Church with the Rev. Thomas Price, pastor, officiating. Burial with full military honors will be held in Sunset Hill Cemetery. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m Friday in the Spitzer Funeral Home, Sherman. Memorials may be made to the Stanley Hose Co., P.O. Box 574, Sherman, N.Y., 14781.

Eric Lynn Johnson
Eric Lynn Johnson, 37, of 332½ Foote Ave., died at 9:27 a.m. Monday (Oct. 4, 1999) in WCA Hospital. Survivors include a son, Aidan Johnson of Jamestown. Memorials may be made to the Johnson Children Fund, Jamestown Savings Bank, 311 E. Fairmount Ave., Lakewood, N.Y., 14750. Arrangements are by Hubert Funeral Home.

Betty Lou Swan
Betty Lou Swan, 65, of 3103 N. Main St. Ext., died at 4:50 p.m. Tuesday (Oct. 5, 1999) in WCA Hospital. An area resident most of her life, she was born May 17, 1934, in Jamestown, the daughter of the late John D. and Florence Williams Barger. Along with her husband she owned and operated Swan Painting for many years retiring in 1995. She was a member of Samuel Derby Post 556 American Legion in Frewsburg, the Veterans of Foreign Wars and Women of the Moose. In the late 1980s she sang with the Sweet Adelines. She enjoyed painting and ceramics. Surviving are a daughter, Gayle Van Guilder of Celoron; five sons: Gene N. Swan Jr. of Falconer, Gary J. Swan of Sinclairville, Royce A. Swan of Kennedy, Norman K. and Kenneth N. Swan of Jamestown; 14 grandchildren: Gene Swan III, Amanda Swan, Jessica Swan, Matthew Swan, Kenneth Swan Jr., Jacob Swan all of Jamestown, Shane Swan of Falconer, Casey Monroe of Lyons, N.Y., Jodi Monroe of Lakewood, Stacie Swan of Boston, Gary Swan Jr. of Sinclairville, Royce Swan Jr., Crystal Swan and Chad Swan all of Kennedy; one great-grandson; two sisters: Lida Mitchell and Margaret Grazulewicz both of Jamestown. Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Gene N. Swan Sr. whom she married Dec. 3, 1950, and who died May 29, 1985; a sister, Mabel Crossley; and three brothers: Jack, David and Ronald Barger. The funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday in the Lind Funeral Home. The Rev. H. Robert Mitchell, pastor of Gerry Free Methodist Church, will officiate. Burial will be in Gerry Cemetery. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m Thursday in the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the Fluvanna Fire Department.

Linda J. Woodfield
Linda J. Woodfield, 51, of 175 Allen St., died at 4:48 p.m. Wednesday (Oct. 6, 1999) in WCA Hospital. A lifelong area resident, she was born Dec. 30, 1947, in Jamestown, the daughter of Joseph and Mayme Foazio Brunato. She was a 1966 graduate of Jamestown High School and a 1968 graduate of Jamestown Business College. A homemaker, she had previosuly been employed for 25 years by the former Jamestown Fur Co. as a bookkeeper. She was a member of St. James Catholic Church. Besides her mother, she is survived by her husband, David P. Woodfield Sr., whom she married Sept. 25, 1976; a daughter, Amy Joelle Woodfield; a son, David P. Woodfield Jr., both at home; and a sister, Rosemary Crocoll of Dunkirk. She was preceded in death by her father, Joseph Brunato, in 1977; and an infant son, Joey Woodfield. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday in St. James Catholic Church. Monsignor Antoine P. Attea, pastor, will be celebrant. Burial will be in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday in the Lind Funeral Home where a Christain Wake Service will be lead by the Rev. Pat Fernandes at 3:30 p.m.

Catherine R. Bailey
DELAND, Fla. - Catherine R. Bailey, 92, formerly of 95 Boulevard Ave., Celoron, died at 10:45 p.m. Tuesday (Oct. 5, 1999) in the Florida Lutheran Nursing Home, DeLand. A Florida resident for the past 10 years, she was born May 28, 1907, in Myersdale, Pa., the daughter of Wallace H. and Mary Smith Records. She was employed by the former Bigelow Department Store for 27 years and retired as a buyer in 1969. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Jamestown. Surviving are a daughter, Sue Mong of DeLand; five grandchildren: James K. Bailey of Corning, N.Y., Kevin Bailey of Fredonia, Scott Bailey of Celoron, Kimberle S. Mong of Monrovia, Md., and Keith A. Mong of Derwood, Md.; four great-grandchildren; and a sister, Ellen Carlson of Jamestown. She was preceded in death by her husband, Maxwell F. Bailey, whom she married Nov. 8, 1930, and who died Dec. 17, 1975; a son, James F. Bailey; a sister, Marian Becker; and two brothers: Robert and Vincent Records. The funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday in the Lind Funeral Home. The Rev. Kermit Hogenbloom, retired pastor, will officiate. Burial will be in Sunset Hill Cemetery. No visitation will be observed. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.

James L. Grimes Sr.
James L. Grimes Sr., 71, formerly of 23 W. Third St., died at 3:40 a.m. Tuesday (Oct. 5, 1999) in Lutheran Social Services. An area resident the past 35 years, he was born Dec. 15, 1927, in Jasper, Tenn., the son of Benjamin and Lillian Brown Grimes. From 1946 to 1947, he served in the U.S. Army. Prior to retirement in 1989, he was employed by the former Jamestown Finishes for 23 years. He loved artwork and enjoyed drawing; was interested in small appliance repair, mostly televisions and VCRs; and was a lover and player of country music. Surviving are his wife, Rosabelle Brown Grimes, whom he married April 11, 1970; two daughters: Jessie Delgado and Teresa Havers; a stepdaughter, Robin Dudek, all of Jamestown; six stepsons: Michael G. Hayes of Anchorage, Alaska, Patrick B. Hayes of Buffalo, Jerry K. Hayes of Albuquerque, N.M., Thoms F. Hayes of Jamestown, Timothy J. Hayes of Sinclairville, Sean G. Hayes, U.S. Air Force based in Texas; six grandchildren: Benjamin and Donna Grimes of New Hampshire, Tammy Franklin and Destiny Ward of Jamestown, Judith and Wesley K. Havers Jr. of Sinclairville; 23 stepgrandchildren; six great-grandchildren; a brother, Edward Grimes of Mio, Mich.; and a sister, Evabelle Boston of Jasper, Tenn. He was preceded in death by a son, James L. Grimes Jr., in 1992; and a stepdaughter, Rita Mary Hayes, in 1981. The funeral will be at 1:30 p.m. today in the Lind Funeral Home. The Rev. Raymond L. Jackson, pastor of Calvary Baptist Church, will officiate. Burial will be in Fluvanna Cemetery. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday in the funeral home. Memorials may be made to Calvary Baptist Church.

Ricky A. Newell
CASSADAGA - Ricky A. Newell, 43, of Shumla Road, Cassadaga, died Wednesday (Oct. 6, 1999) in Brooks Memorial Hospital, Dunkirk. He was born Jan. 27, 1956, in Westfield, the son of Frederick E. and the late Donna F. Miller Newell. He was a 1974 graduate of Cassadaga Valley Central School and attended Jamestown Community College. He was self-employed as a partner in the R.N. Construction Co. of Cassadaga. He was a 25-year active member of the Cassadaga Volunteer Fire Department and was serving as chief. He held various offices within the department, including president. He was a member of the Sons of America Legion Cassadaga Memorial Post 1280 and U.S. Jaycees Senator No. 39898. He also held several offices in the Cassadaga Area Jaycees, Region 9 Jaycees and New York State Jaycees. He was an avid boater and fisherman. Surviving are his wife of 14 years, Priscilla ''Perk'' Fox Newell, whom he married June 29, 1985; a daughter, Jennifer House Vahl of Sinclairville; a granddaughter, Cortney Vahl of Sinclairville; a brother, Jeffrey Newell of Busti; and a sister, Lori Johnson of Sinclairville. The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday in the Jordan Funeral Home. The Rev. Walter Werbicki, chaplain, Lakeview Correctional Facility, will officiate. Burial will be in Cassadaga Cemetery. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday in the funeral home.

Paul J. Swan
Paul J. Swan, 91, of Myrtle Street, died at 7 a.m. Wednesday (Oct. 6, 1999) in Manor Oak Skilled Nursing Facility. A lifelong resident, he was born Oct. 21, 1907, in West Ellicott, the son of Albert and Emma Malmquist Swan. He owned and operated Swan's Kendall Station for 41 years, retiring April 1, 1975. He was a member of the Zion Covenant Church, where he was a former trustee and member of the B-6 Bible Class. He was a member of the Gideons and the American Scandinavian Heritage Foundation. He was on the board of the Rescue Mission and was a volunteer with the Thru The Bible Radio Network in Pasadena, Calif., for 11 years. Surviving are his wife, Ethel Thorsell Swan, whom he married April 7, 1937; a son, the Rev. James R. Swan of Jamestown; a daughter, Martha E. Bookhout of Hyde Park, N.Y.; two grandchildren: Dr. Thomas Bookhout of Rhinebeck, N.Y., and Jodi Rathjen of Clinton Corners, N.Y.; and five great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by two brothers: Erwin Swan, in 1985, and Glenn Swan, in 1987. The funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday in the Lind Funeral Home. The Rev. Michael L. White, pastor; the Rev. Eldon H. Johnson, pastor emiritus; and the Rev. David H. Vennberg, visitation pastor, all of Zion Covenant Church, will officiate. Burial will be in Lake View Cemetery. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m Friday in the funeral home. Memorials may be made to Zion Covenant Church.

C. Gordon Aldrich
ASHVILLE- C. Gordon Aldrich, 88, of 4956 Route 474, Ashville, died at 11:43 p.m. Wednesday (Oct. 6, 1999) in Westfield Health Care Center. He was born Sept. 20, 1911, in Jefferson, Ohio, the son of Amasa Floyd and Crestella Gordon Aldrich. He was a 1929 graduate of Conneaut High School and the General Electric Technical School and its apprentice program. He was employed by General Electric in Erie, Sylvania in Warren and was president of Aldrich Manufacturing Corp. in Sugar Grove for several years. He was a member of Musicians Local 134 in Jamestown, playing piano and organ in several combos in the Jamestown and Warren area and for many years on the Chautauqua Belle. He was a member of the Mission Covenant Church in Sugar Grove and the Thule Lodge 127. Since 1920, he was an amateur radio operator with the call letters W31SR and a member of the RACES Ham Radio Club. He had been a beekeeper for several years. Surviving are his wife, Sonya Gustafson Aldrich, whom he married Aug. 4, 1983; three daughters: Kathleen Cutshall of Conneaut, Ohio, and Frances Perrin and Sharon Aldrich, both of Warren; a son, John Aldrich of Warren; five grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and a sister, Arlene Rapp of Warren. A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday in Mission Covenant Church, Sugar Grove. The Rev. Jerry Lang, pastor, will officiate. Friends will be received from 6 to 8 p.m. today in the Lind Funeral Home, 805 W. Third St., Jamestown. Memorials may be made to Mission Covenant Church or Westfield Health Care Center, c/o Linda Corbett, 26 Cass St., Westfield, N.Y., 14787. 

Louis J. Gagliano
QUEENSBURY, N.Y.- Louis J. Gagliano, 82, formerly of Jamestown, died Tuesday (Oct. 5, 1999) in Queensbury. He was born Aug. 4, 1917, in Jamestown, the son of Samuel F. and Josephine Mangiamele Gagliano. He was a graduate of the University of Chicago and had been employed by Hercules Corp., retiring in 1979. Surviving are his wife of 54 years, Mary Wooley Gagliano; a daughter, Donna Gagliano of New Castle, Del.; three sons: Samuel Gagliano of Glens Falls, N.Y., Louis Gagliano of North Royalton, Ohio, and Philip Gagliano of South Glens Falls, N.Y.; six grandchildren; a great-grandson; and a brother, Peter Gagliano of Jamestown. He was preceded in death by a brother, Samuel Gagliano; and two sisters: Carrie Gamgene and Anna Mangiamele. The funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday in Christ First United Methodist Church, Bay Street, Glens Falls. The Rev. Thurman Beavers will officiate. Burial will be in Pine View Cemetery, Queensbury. Friends will be received from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday in Regan and Denny Funeral Home, 53 Quaker Road, Queensbury. Memorials may be made to the Parkinson's Disease Foundation, 710 W. 168th St., New York, N.Y., 10032.

Robert D. Underwood Sr.
RANDOLPH- Robert D. Underwood Sr., 90, of 12338 W. Main St., died at 2:10 p.m. Thursday (Oct. 7, 1999) in his home. Born April 18, 1909, in Napoli, he was the son of Lynn and Ida Potter Underwood. He was a self-employed logger and was employed by the New York State Fish Hatchery in Randolph and the town of Randolph Highway Department, retiring June 29, 1979. He was a member of Grace Episcopal Church in Randolph and the Randolph American Legion 181. An avid flier and aircraft restorer, he was a member of the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association and the Experimental Aircraft Association. Surviving are two sons: Robert D. Underwood Jr. of Martinsville, Ind., and James Underwood of Austin, Texas; five grandchildren: John Underwood of Okinawa, Marie Underwood of Toledo, Ohio, Scott Underwood of Binghamton and Danny and Lisa Underwood, both of St. Petersburg, Fla. He was preceded in death by his wife, the former Lucille Jerrett Underwood, whom he married Aug. 24, 1946, and who died Sept. 15, 1999; and a sister, Pauline Waite, in 1985. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday in the Grace Episcopal Church, Randolph. The Rev. W. David P. Knoves, pastor, will officiate. Burial will be in the Randolph Cemetery. Friends will be received from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday in the VanRensselaer and Son Funeral Home, 14 Church St., Randolph. Memorials may be made to the Comstock Hospice or Randolph American Legion.

Bernadine Barrickman Feathers
KNOXVILLE, Tenn.- Bernadine Barrickman Feathers, 78, of 6900 Kings Crossing Way, Knoxville, died Saturday (Oct. 2, 1999). She was born Sept. 16, 1921, in Adolph, W. Va., the daughter of Lewis M. and Emsie Godwin Barrickman. She moved to Jamestown in 1963 and was employed by the former Marine Midland Bank for many years. She was a loving wife, mother and sister who will be sadly and greatly missed by her family. Surviving are her stepmother, Beatrice Barrickman of Dailey, W. Va.; a daughter, Karen Feathers Collins of Knoxville; two grandchildren: Robbie and Kimberly Collins, both of Chicago; two sisters: Cordella Horan of Ashville and Norma Wamsley of Monterville, W. Va.; and four brothers: Emmett Barrickman of Rockford, Ill., Willard L. Kelley of Buckhannon, W. Va., Carroll Barrickman of Barberton, Ohio, and Dana Barrickman of Dailey, W. Va. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, R.S. Feathers; and a sister, Jean Barrickman. Arrangements were by the Rose Mortuary Inc., Knoxville.

John David Glady
WARREN - John David Glady, 70, of 124 Oak St., died at 11:59 a.m. Tuesday (Sept. 21, 1999) in Hamot Medical Center. He was born Dec. 18, 1928, in Bradford, the son of the late Frederick and Myrtle Shine Glady. A Warren resident most of his life, he was employed by the Warren State Hospital for 40 years. He was a member of the Joseph Warren Lodge No. 726, the Zem Zem Shriners, American Legion Post 135, Coudersport Consistory and Warren Police Auxiliary. He was also a veteran of the U.S. Army. Surviving are his wife of 50 years, Pauline Zerbe Glady; two daughters: Patricia Hudak and Barbara Johnson of Tampa, Fla.; three grandchildren; a sister, Burlis Valarius of Bradford; and a brother, Norman Glady of Bradford. He was preceded in death by two sisters: Violet and Gladys Glady. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. today in the First Church of the Nazarene. The Rev. Marcus Briggs will officiate. Burial will be in Warren County Memorial Park. Friends will be received for one hour prior to the service today in the church. Memorials may be made to the Shriners Hospital for Crippled Children, 1645 W. 8th St., Erie, Pa., 16505. Arrangements are by the Peterson-Blick Funeral Home. 

Robert Kraig Johnson
LAKELAND, Fla.- Robert Kraig Johnson, 47, formerly of Jamestown and Bemus Point, died Wednesday (Sept. 29, 1999) in Lakeland Regional Medical Center. A Florida resident since 1968, he was born March 1, 1952, in Warren. He was employed as a service technician by Central Foods in Lakeland and was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church and the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2297. While in Bemus Point, he was a member of St. Timothy Lutheran Church. Surviving are his mother, Ruth Alice Johnson of Jamestown; two stepdaughters: Jennifer Rocha of Lakeland and Juanita Tennison of Mulberry, Fla.; a stepson, Doug Tennison of Lakeland; four grandchildren; and two brothers: Dennis Johnson of Lakeland and Jeffrey Johnson of Jamestown. He was preceded in death by his father, Robert K. Johnson, in 1974. A memorial service was held Sunday in the New Horizon Fellowship Church, Lakeland. Burial was in the Florida National Cemetery in Bushnell with full military honors. Arrangements were by the Lanier Funeral Home, Lakeland.

Ralph Vincent Delcamp
STOCKTON - Ralph Vincent Delcamp, 74, of Coe Road, Brocton, died Sunday (Nov. 14, 1999) in Brooks Memorial Hospital, Dunkirk. A lifetime resident, he was born in Portland, N.Y., the son of the late Bert Sr. and Eva Johnson Delcamp and was raised by James and Blanch Delcamp Doorman. He was employed by the town of Stockton highway department as an equipment operator for 35 years, retiring in 1983. He collected antique tractors and was a member of the Chautauqua Antique Equipment Association. Surviving are his wife, Genevieve Palmer Delcamp, whom he married Dec. 8, 1947; three sons: James Delcamp of Brocton, Alan Delcamp of Stockton and Robert Delcamp of Mayville; two daughters: Darlene Bush of Findley Lake and Mary Stoll of Brocton; 14 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; three half-brothers: Bert Delcamp Jr. of Silver Creek, and Edwin and Wayne Delcamp of Brocton; and six half-sisters: Shirley Becker, Winifred Noftsker, Belva Burton and Diana Giambra, all of Brocton, Ester Noel of Florida and Rachel Marcznski of Dunkirk. He was preceded in death by two half-brothers, Dewy and Merle Delcamp. The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the Morse Funeral Home, Brocton. The Rev. Gordon Spiller will officiate. Interment will be in the Stockton Greenwood Cemetery. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday in the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association. 

Dale W. Pope
DUNKIRK - Dale W. Pope, 59, of Park Shore Health Care Center, formerly of Fredonia, died at 9:58 a.m. Sunday (Nov. 14, 1999) in Brooks Memorial Hospital. He was born May 18, 1940, in Silver Creek, the son of the late Lloyd and Olivia Thuman Pope. He attended Forestville Central School and was a member of Teamsters Local 649. He enjoyed carpentry work, grape farming, fishing and NASCAR. Surviving are three daughters: Peggy Panek and Connie Pope of Fredonia and Rebecca Yacklon of Dunkirk; three sons: Wayne and Chris Pope, both of Fredonia, and Lance Pope of Cassadaga; 14 grandchildren; and one stepsister. The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the Riles Funeral Home, 39 Main St., Forestville. The Rev. Judith L. Scott, pastor of the Forestville United Methodist Church, will officiate. Burial will be in Evergreen Lawn Cemetery, town of Hanover. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday in the funeral home. Memorials may be made to a charity of choice. 

Lillian B. Kreusch Worth
CLYMER - Lillian B. Kreusch Worth, 83, of Trailer Park Road, formerly of North State Street, Ripley, died Sunday (Nov. 14, 1999) in Westfield Memorial Hospital. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Mathews Funeral Home, 104 W. Main St., Ripley.

Gladys J. Zwieg
Gladys J. Zwieg, 65, of 28 D Bradmar Circle, died at 11:45 p.m. Saturday (Nov. 13, 1999) in her home. An area resident for the last 17 years, she was born March 2, 1934, in Jamestown, the daughter of Palmer and Annastasia Philips Palmer. She was a 1952 graduate of Chautauqua Central School and attended Texas Tech University. She was a 1956 graduate of Rochester Institute of Technology, a 1971 graduate of Jamestown Community College and a 1973 graduate of the State College at Fredonia. She was employed as an activities director at the former Fenton Park Nursing Home, a teacher in the Jamestown School District and a retail buyer for Sibley Corp. and B. Forman Co. in Rochester. Surviving are two sons: Eric Zwieg of Atlanta and Ivan Zwieg of Jamestown; a daughter, Liza Alm of Jamestown; five grandchildren: Jessica and Jacob Zwieg, Stefan, Corey and Jonathan Alm, all of Jamestown; and a brother, Donald Johnston of Jamestown. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Heidi Zwieg; and a brother, Richard Johnston. The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the Lind Funeral Home. The Rev. Mary L. Krahn, pastor at St. Mark's Lutheran Church in Mayville, will officiate. Burial will be in Sunset Hill Cemetery. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday in the funeral home. 

John H. Matha
YOUNGSVILLE - John H. Matha, 70, of West Main Street died Saturday (Nov. 13, 1999) in his home. He was born April 12, 1929, in Warren, the son of the late Leroy and Iva Cunningham Matha. He was employed by McMillen Lumber Co. in Sheffield, retiring in 1992. He was a veteran of the Army and a member of the Warren Veterans of Foreign Wars. Surviving are a son, Daniel Matha of Warren; and two sisters: Iva Toole of Saylorsburg, Pa., and Connie Clinton of Long Island. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Norman Matha; and four sisters: Mary E. Simington, Ruby Hannah, Edna Marie Jacz and Leeila Matticari. The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday in the McKinney Funeral Home in Youngsville. The Rev. Marcus Briggs will officiate. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery. 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 Disabled American Veterans or the Eastern Paralyzed Veterans Association.

Emma T. Stone
ERIE - Emma T. Stone, 53, of 15 E. 31st St., formerly of Jamestown, died at 12:30 p.m. Saturday (Nov. 13, 1999) in her home. She was born Dec. 7, 1945, in Salamanca, the daughter of the late Windsor and Nellie Mitten Snow. She was a graduate of Jamestown High School and had been employed as a data entry clerk at the Erie Insurance Group. She had also worked at Automatic Voting Machine Co. in Jamestown. She was a member of the Deer Clan of the Lower Cayuga Nation and the Horseshoe Club of Erie. Surviving are a son, CW2 James M. Stone, who served in the Army in Korea; five sisters: Clausie Szarowicz, Mabel and Rita Snow, all of Jamestown, Olive Buck of Salamanca and Caroline Smith of Albuquerque, N.M.; and a brother, Neal Snow of Salamanca. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Bradley Stone; a sister, Harriet Carbajal; and a brother, Gerald Snow. The funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday in the Coldspring Longhouse. Burial will be in Hillside Haven Cemetery, Steamburg. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Monday in Powers, Present & Sixbey Funeral Home and from 10 a.m. Tuesday until the time of the funeral service Wednesday in the Coldspring Longhouse. 

Brace J. Young
LITTLE VALLEY - Brace J. Young, 87, of Milks Adult Home, Allegany Road, formerly of Parker Hill, Randolph, died Saturday (Nov. 13, 1999) in the Olean General Hospital. He was born July 18, 1919, in Randolph, the son of the late Judson and Anna Brace Young. He was a dairy farmer for 25 years and had worked at the Metallic Ladder Co. in Randolph for 20 years. He was a member of First Baptist Church, where he will be remembered for his woodworking and gardening. He enjoyed music and was a gifted violinist and piano restorer and tuner. Surviving are a son, Judson J. Young of South Dayton; a daughter, Martha Hoag of Rochester, Minn.; four granddaughters: Brittany Hansen of Philadelphia, Tara Griffin of Miami, Elizabeth Carhart of Flemington, N.J., and Katherine Hoag of Chapel Hill, N.C.; and a sister, Grace Nyberg of East Dennis, Mass. He was preceded in death by his wife, Althea M. Newton, whom he married Nov. 13, 1940, and who died May 13, 1998; two brothers: Russell and Clayton Young; and one sister, Edith Martin. The funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday in the First Baptist Church of Randolph. The Rev. Dale E. Moore will officiate. Burial will be in Steamburg Cemetery. Friends will be received form 6 to 8 p.m. Monday in Van Rensselaer & Son Funeral Home, 14 Church St., Randolph, and for one hour prior to the funeral service. Memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church of Randolph Special Project Fund.


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