Miscellaneous Erie County, New York Obituaries

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AHRENS - Helen M. (Reynolds)
9/19/1997

September 15, 1997, formerly of Buffalo, NY, residing in San Diego, CA, wife of the late Walter J.; mother of Beverly (Don) Sturtevant and the late Brian R. Graveside service, Monday, September 22 at 11 AM at Acacia Park Cemetery. Arrangements by the HARRY WEDEKINDT FUNERAL HOME INC.



AILING, Esther M. (nee Waggoner) -
9/18/1997

September 16, 1997; beloved wife of the late Edward G. Ailing; dearest mother of Harold (late Barbara) Ailing; dear grandmother of Karen, Kathleen, Renee, Bridgette and great-grandmother of Gregory, Heather, Jocelynn and Allison. Family will be present on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the (Denneville Chapel) AMIGONE FUNERAL HOME INC., 366 Ontario Street where funeral services will be held on Saturday at 10 AM. Friends invited.



BACKUS - Louine M. 'Lou'
9/18/1997

Of Hamburg, NY, September 15, 1997, daughter of the late Cornelius and Mary Backus; aunt of Geraldine Berg of Eden, NY and Harmon Whipple of Williamsville, NY; also survived by great nieces and nephews. No prior visitation. A memorial service was held at Hamburg United Methodist Church, 116 Union St., Thursday at 7:30 PM. Memorials may be made to Hospice Buffalo, Inc., 225 Como Park Blvd., Cheektowaga, NY 14225. Arrangements by LOOMIS OFFERS & LOOMIS INC.



BANISH - Maryrose T. (Bielecki)
9/19/1997

Funeral service from the BARRON-MILLER FUNERAL HOME, INC., 3025 William St., near Union Rd, Monday at 9:30 AM and in Resurrection Church at 10 AM.



BARRETT - Donald I.
9/17/1997

Of Lakeview, NY September 16, 1997 husband of Shirley (nee Ash) Barrett; father of Cynthia (Jack) Morris of Atlanta, Ga., John D. (Linda) of Marietta, Ga., Wendy (Jim) Lake, Deborah (John) O'Dell of Orlando, Fla. and Tammie (Jerry) Shedd of Fairfax, Va; grandfather of Stacey (Kenneth) Koehler, Jeremy and Bonnie Jewart, Gregory and Nicholas Shedd, Jennifer and Gregory Morris and Brittany O'Dell; great grandfather of Jessica and Courtney Koehler; son of Lillian Barrett and the late Irving Barrett; brother of Patricia Breidenstein. Friends may call Thursday and Friday 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the FROEHLEY-DENGLER FUNERAL HOME, 84 Lake St. where funeral services will be held Saturday morning at 11 o'clock.



BEST - Carl H.
9/19/1997

September 16, 1997; of the Town of Tonawanda, NY; beloved husband of the late Phyllis (Stillwell) and Mildred (Eaton) Best; father of the late Stephanie Gore and Jacquelyn Zuppe; grandfather of Phyllis Noel (Alan) Deyo; great-grandfather of Stephanie and Brandon; father-in-law of Paul F. Gore; brother of Mary Gerster, Thelma (Charles) Partridge, Dorothy Lou (David) Snyder and Barbara Ann Woodmansee; dear friend of Helen Barry. Friends may call Saturday and Sunday 2-4 and 7-9 at the LESTER H. WEDEKINDT, INC., FUNERAL HOME, 3290 Delaware Ave. where funeral services will be held Monday morning at 10. Friends invited. Mr. Best was a member of Buffalo Consistory S.P.R.S., Ismailia Temple A.A.O.N.M.S. and Kenmore Lodge #1132 F&AM under whose auspices a service will be held Sunday evening at 7:30.



BOETTCHER - Hans 'Butch'
9/19/1997

August 30, 1997 of Grand Island; husband of Ruth Boettcher; father of Kathryn (Edward) Stisser, Margaret (Anthony) Fuller, James (Elizabeth) Boettcher, Nancy Rishkofski and Lois Boettcher; also survived by nine grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Memorial services will be held Saturday, September 20, at 3 PM at Trinity United Methodist Church. Flowers gratefully declined. Memorials may be made to Historic Trinity, P.O. Box 1081, Grand Island or Hospice Buffalo.



CIRILLO - Richard D.
9/19/1997

September 19, 1997; beloved husband of Helen P. (DeMeo) Cirillo; son of Victoria A. Cirillo; father of Barbara Cirillo Bufkin, Richard A. (Patricia), John J. and Thomas C. Cirillo; brother of Angela (Harrison) R. Naylor; grandfather of Christopher L. and Barrett A. Bufkin and Robert D. and Emma M. Cirillo. No prior visitation. Friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian burial in S.S. Peter and Paul Church, Williamsville, Saturday morning at 9:30. Memorial contributions may be made to the Heart Association of WNY. Arrangements by BEACH-TUYN FUNERAL HOME, INC.



COOPER - Anna
9/18/1997

September 16, 1997, in Palm Coast, FL, beloved wife of the late Henry W. Cooper; loving mother of Susan B. (Ronald) Rondeau, Jerome R. (Sylvia) Cooper, Ann M. (Roy) Gregoire and the late Ronald H. Cooper; mother-in-law of Mary Lou; also survived by seven grandchildren and ten great grandchildren; sister of Rose Kachurek, Elizabeth Barrett and the late Mary Wolfe. Friends may call Friday 2-4 and 7-9 at the LESTER H. WEDEKINDT FUNERAL HOME, 3290 Delaware Ave, where funeral services will be held Saturday morning at 8:45. Mass of Christian Burial in St. Amelia's RC Church at 9:30. Friends invited.



DALEY - Norma Schank
9/18/1997

September 17, 1997, wife of the late James M. Daley; sister of Richard L. (Mary Ann) Schank, Mrs. Donald (Joan) Blake, Maryellen Campbell and the late John E. Schank; aunt of Richard J. Schank, Dr. Lucy Campbell, Laura West and Dr. Margaret Campbell. Funeral Service from Suburban CARLTON A. ULLRICH FUNERAL HOME, INC., 855 Englewood Ave., Saturday at 9:15 and St. Joseph's Cathedral at 10 AM. Friends invited. Family present Friday 2-4 and 7-9. Mrs Daley was a graduate of D'Youville College, University of Michigan and was a Greek and Latin Scholar.



DEINHARDT - Jane E. (nee Bluhm)
9/19/1997

Of Chazy, NY; formerly of Akron, NY; entered into rest September 18, 1997; beloved wife of Glenn F. Deinhardt; loving mother of Patricia (John) Reynolds and Kathy Jane (David) Rynkowski; grandmother of Jill, Timothy, and Travis Reynolds, Kristen, Lindsay Rynkowski and the late Autumn Reynolds; sister of Verna Altrogge, Clair Bluhm and the late Carlton Bluhm; also survived by several nieces and nephews. The family will be present Saturday, September 20, from 10 AM to 12 Noon to receive at the BERNHARDT FUNERAL HOME, 130 Main St., Akron with funeral services to be held immediately following at 12 Noon. In lieu of flowers memorials made to the Chazy Ambulance Squad, Chazy, NY, 12921 would be appreciated by the family.



FASANELLO - Joanna J. (nee Montesano)
9/19/1997

September 18, 1997, beloved wife of the late Vincent V. Fasanello; mother of Dr. Sebastian (Jo Ellen) Fasanello, Claudette (late Philip) Lauria and Anthony (Madeline) Fasanello; also survived by 12 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren; sister of Angeline Anzalone, Josephine Russo, Mildred Mondia and Rose Dragonette. The family requests relatives and friends to assemble at St. Margaret's Church, 1395 Hertel Ave., where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Monday morning at 9:30. No prior visitation. Flowers gratefully declined. Interment Mt. Olivett Cemetery. Mrs. Fasanello was a retiree of Harrison Radiator. Arrangements by PASCHAL C. RUBINO. THE RUBINO MEMORIAL HOME INC.



FORREST - Norman R.
9/19/1997

Of Arcade, NY formely of Ellicottville, NY September 17, 1997 husband of Helen (Hoffman); father of Barbara (Emil) Weiss, Kevin (Kathleen) Forrest, Norman Forrest, Wanda Barber, Patricia (Laurence) Mitrowski and Jonathon Barber; brother of the late Albert and Arthur Forrest, Eleanor Reger; also survived by eight grandchildren, several nieces and nephews. Friends may call 7-9 Saturday, 2-4 and 7-9 Sunday at the W. S. DAVIS FUNERAL HOME INC, Arcade. Funeral Mass Monday at 11 AM from the SS Peter & Paul Chruch in Arcade. Memorials to the Arcade Rescue Squad.



HARWELL - Taryn
9/19/1997

September 15, 1997. Friends may call Sunday 12-9 PM at H. ALFRED LEWIS MORTUARY INC., 968 Jefferson Ave., where family will be present 7-9 PM. Funeral services will be conducted Monday, 11 AM, at Church of God Prophecy, Bailey at Doris, Buffalo.



HOGAN - Robert W.
9/18/1997

Suddenly, September 16, 1997, beloved husband of Tillie (nee Cohen) Hogan; dear father of Dr. Robert W. (Connie) Hogan and Kathleen M. (Brent) Engle; grandfather of Jeremy, Eric, Molly Hogan, Jesse and Corey Engle. The family will be present to receive friends Saturday morning 9-10:30 AM at the (Cleveland Hill Chapel) AMIGONE FUNERAL HOME, INC., 569 Cleveland Dr., where funeral services will follow at 10:30 AM and from Christ the King Church at 11 AM. Friends invited.



HOOPER - Elinor M. (nee Morgan)
9/18/1997

September 15, 1997, of Williamsville, formerly of Springville, NY, wife fo the late Kenneth R. Hooper; mother of Linda H. (Arthur) James and Richard K. (Lorraine) Hooper; grandmother of Melissa and Keith Hooper; sister of Elliott Morgan. Friends may call Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the SMITH-WEISMANTEL FUNERAL HOME, INC., 271 E. Main St., Springville, NY, where funeral services will held Saturday at Noon. Expressions of sympathy may made to the American Lung Assn. of WNY, 210 John Glenn Dr., no. 3, Buffalo, NY 14228.



ISMERT - Orrin E.
9/18/1997

Suddenly, September 17, 1997, of Alden, NY, beloved husband of Lois; loving father of Al (Terri), Dave (Kathy), Lori (Rob) Puckett and Debbie (Noel) Harris; beloved grandfather of Sarah, Rachel and Jacob Ismert, Kristen and Nicole Ismert, Jason Meyer, Brianna Harris and Joshua Puckett. Family will receive friends at the Trinity Episcopal Church, 5448 Broadway, Lancaster, NY, Thursday and Friday 2-4 and 7-9 PM, where memorial service will be held Saturday at 11 AM. Orrin, an avid golfer and woodworker, loved and served Jesus through his Youth Wiffleball League, Mended Hearts volunteer, vestry and choir member. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Trinity Organ Fund. Arrangements by the CHARLES MEYER FUNERAL HOME INC.



JACOBOWITZ - Sharon (nee Susman)
9/19/1997

September 18, 1997, dear wife of John Jacobowitz; loving mother of Beth Jacobowitz-Zive (David L.), Scott Jacobowitz; daughter of the late Rose P. Shulefand and Marvin Susman; sister of Alan Susman; cherished grandmother of Carly Jordan and Samantha Rose Zive. Funeral services will be held at Temple Beth Zion Sisterhood Chapel, 805 Delaware Ave., Sunday, September 21 at 2 PM. No prior visitations. Flowers gratefully declined. Donations to be made to Hospice Buffalo Inc., the Jewish Community Center of Greater Buffalo or the charity of your choice. A period of mourning will be observed Sunday, Monday and Tuesday at their residence. Arrangements by DELAWARE PARK CHAPEL.



JOHNSON - Dennis A.
9/19/1997

September 18, 1997, beloved husband of Luann (nee Lewis) Johnson; devoted father of Dion, Christie, Jackie (Chris), Keri and Tara Johnson; also survived by four grandchildren, five sisters and two brothers. Friends may call at the JOSEPH SPANO & SONS FUNERAL HOME INC., 473 Niagara St., where prayer services will be held Saturday at 9:30 AM. Family present Friday, 2-4 and 7-9 PM. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.



KOERNER - Floyd E. Sr.
9/19/1997

Age 69, of Portageville, NY, September 18, 1997, beloved husband of Anna Youngers Koerner; beloved father of Judy (George) Foote of Gainesville, NY, Darla (Douglas) Kelly of Perry Center, NY, Linda (Wayne) Smith of Warsaw, NY, Lawrence Koerner, Edward (Deborah) Koerner, Arthur (Karen) Koerner of Portageville, NY, and Floyd (Marsha) Koerner of Barker, NY; brother of Gertrude (Wilford) Stienerson of Michigan, Margaret Kase of Rochester, NY and Robert (Betty) Koerner of Bliss, NY; fourteen grandchildren also survive; predeceased by brothers, Charles, Kenneth and Arthur Koerner and a grandson, Brian Smith. Friends may call Friday 2-4 and 7-9 at the HARMON-WATSON FUNERAL HOME, 35 North Main Street, Castile, NY, where prayers at 10:30 AM on Saturday will precede a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 o'clock at The Church of The Assumption, Portageville. Burial will be in the East Koy Cemetery, Pike, NY. Memorials may be made to the East Koy Cemetery Assoc., The Pike Rescue Squad or the charity of the donor's choice.



KRAUSE - Eugene
9/19/1997

September 18, 1997, of Lackawanna, NY, beloved husband of Phyllis B. (nee Niziurski); dearest father of Deborah (Ray) Yohannes, Michael, Christopher (Carol), Christine Dolan, and Antoinette (John) Kegelmyer; survived by twelve grandchildren and one great-grandchild; son of the late Walter and Hattie Raiman Krause; brother of Theodore, Richard (Rose) and William; survived by nieces and nephews. Services from the COLONIAL MEMORIAL CHAPELS, INC., 3003 South Park Ave., Lackawanna, NY Saturday morning at 9 and from St. Michael the Archangel Church at 9:30. Mr. Krause was a member of Matthew Glab Post 1477 and VFW Post 898. Flowers gratefully declined. Donations to Hospice of Buffalo. Visitation Friday only 2-4 and 7-9 PM.



MAYER - Ethel Cederquist Moore
9/19/1997

September 18, 1997; of Elma, NY formerly of East Aurora, NY; wife of the late Howard R. Mayer and L. Clark Moore; mother of Dennis C. Moore (Karen), Robert W. Moore (Diane) and Susan Blackman (Lawrence); sister of Mary Ellen Cochran (Clement), David O. Cederquist (Janet) and the late Teckla C. Harty; also survived by 11 grandchildren. No prior visitation. Memorial Service Sunday at 1:30 PM from the First Presbyterian Church, East Aurora, NY. Friends are welcome. Interment in Oakwood Cemetery will be private. Flowers gratefully declined. Memorials may be made to a charity of your choice. Arrangements by KENNETH HOWE FUNERAL HOME, INC., East Aurora, NY. Lawrence T. Howe, Director.



MAZURSKI - Chester G.
9/19/1997

September 17, 1997; husband of the late Beverly J. (Miller) Mazurski; dear father of Carol S. Mazurski; brother of Henry, Virginia Tucholski, Clara Wegst, Gertrude Sadowski and the late Steven Mazurski. Funeral from the STEPHAN-BURNS FUNERAL HOME INC., 266 East St. at Austin Saturday at 9 AM and in St. Francis Xavier Church at 9:30 o'clock. Friends invited. Family present Friday only from 2-4 and 7-9 PM.



McCABE - Jeanne (Carr)
9/18/1997

Of West Seneca, September 13, 1997, mother of Thomas P. 'Max' (Joanne) and Michael (Maureen) McCabe; sister of Thomas (Mary Lou) Carr, Dolores (late George) Keyser of Maryland and Judy (Thomas) Beecher; daughter of the late Luke and May (Safee) Carr; also survived by eight grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Visitation Thursday and Friday 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the NORMAN E. GANNON & SONS, INC. FUNERAL HOME, 1075 Ridge Rd. (between South Park and Abbott), Lackawanna, where services will be held Saturday at 8:45 AM and at Sts. Rita & Patrick R.C. Church at 9:30 AM. Burial at Holy Cross Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The Make a Wish Foundation of which Mrs. McCabe was a member and Sts. Rita & Patrick R.C. Church Youth Program.



McCARTHY - John L.
9/18/1997

Of Springville, NY, September 17, 1997, husband of Jacqueline McCarthy (nee Sloane); father of Deborah (Joseph) Schweickert, Jeffrey (Marcia) McCarthy and Cindi (Ken) Schiffler; also survived by 11 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; step son of Genevieve McCarthy; brother of Dennis (Maribeth) McCarthy, Penny Warner, Patsy (Richard) Anger; nephew of Pat Vacinek. Friends may call Thursday evening from 7-9 PM and Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the SMITH-WEISMANTEL FUNERAL HOME, INC., 271 E. Main St., Springville, NY, where a wake service will be held Friday evening at 8:30 followed by a prayer service Saturday morning at 9:30 and a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 o'clock from St. Aloysius Church, Springville, NY.



McKEE - Richard H. (Duke)
9/19/1997

Memorial service 3 PM Saturday, September 20 at Hill Crest Cemetery, South 5252 Abbott Rd. Hamburg, NY. Graveside service, unless rain in which case will be in Chapel across the road.



MICHAEL - Mary K. (nee Cotie)
9/18/1997

September 16, 1997; of Michigan City, IN, formerly of West Seneca, NY. Beloved mother of Mickie (Martin) Mrak of Michigan City, IN, Jacqueline (James) Collins, Barbara, Kimberly (Mike) Agro of Bethlehem, PA, Jody (Louis) Gimbrone, Rene Crisp of Portage, IN and John (Linda) Michael Jr. of Valpariso, IN; sister of Geraldine Mastrantoni, Shirley (Maurice) Bowes, Sharon (Jack) Landgraf, the late Anna Hoare, Gordon (Mary Ann) and Daniel Cotie; also survived by 13 grandchildren, one great-grandchild and dear friend of Donna Gill. Family and friends may call Friday 2-9 at the HOY FUNERAL HOME, INC., 3855 Seneca St., West Seneca, where prayers will be said Saturday morning at 8:30 followed by a Mass of Christian Burial from Queen of Heaven Church at 9. Friends invited.



MILLER - Charles W.
9/19/1997

June 22, 1998, beloved husband of Viola Krajewski Wojda; brother-in-law of Leonard (Clara) Krajewski; also survived by nieces and nephews. Funeral from the PACER FUNERAL HOME INC., 2275 George Urban Blvd. (2 blocks east of Dick Rd.), Thursday, 9:30, and St. John Gualbert's Church, 10 AM. Friends invited. Family present Wednesday, 4-8 PM. Mr. Miller was a veteran of WW II.



MULLEN - Thomas
9/19/1997

September 17, 1997, beloved husband of the late Lorraine Mullen. Friends may call at the DOHN FUNERAL HOME INC., 143 Kenmore Ave., Sunday 2-4 and 7-9. A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered Monday at 9:30 AM at Holy Angels R.C. Church, 348 Porter Ave.



PALGUTT - Helen (nee Kapczale)
9/18/1997

Of N.Tonawanda, September 16, 1997 wife of Stephen Palgutt; mother of Joseph (Patricia), William (Victoria) and Stephen (Christine) Palgutt; sister of John (Nellie), George (Joy) and Joseph Kapsalla, Mary Messervier, Margaret (Michael) Kokolus, Anna (John) Bauer; grandmother of six. Friends may call Thursday 7-9 and Fridays 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the WATTENGEL FUNERAL HOME INC., 307 Oliver St., N. Tonawanda. Services will be held Saturday at 9:30 AM at St. Stephen Byzantine Church, 620 Ayre Rd., Williamsville. If desired, memorials may be made to Buffalo Hospice Inc.



PANCZYK - Chet
9/19/1997

September 4, 1997, of Tuscon, AZ formerly of Buffalo, NY, father of Donna (Frank) Jacobs, Diane (Mike) Vernon, Michael (Teresa) Panczyk and Richard Panczyk; grandfather of Steven and Kristin Jacobs, Monica and Andrea Vernon; brother of Joseph (Joan) Panczyk of Ohio; brother of Helen Raczka of Buffalo; survived by numerous family members in Buffalo. Mr. Panczyk was a member of The American Legion, VFW, Knights of Columbus and Holy Name Society. He was a dedicated father and loving grandfather. A mass will be held at Queen of Martyrs Church, Harlem & George Urban at 9 AM on Saturday, September 20. Funeral services following at 11 AM at St. Stanislaus Cemetery, Pine Ridge Rd.



REKTORIK - Dolores
9/18/1997

Of Blasdell, NY September 17,1 997, loving daughter of the late John and Anne (Ohren) Rektorik; dear sister of John 'Jack' (Betty) Rektorik; dear aunt of Deborah (Damian) Kurczewski, Edward (Hope), Jay (Barbara) and William (Brenda); also survived by great-nieces and great-nephews. Funeral services Saturday morning at 9 o'clock from the (Blasdell Chapel) of the JOHN J. KACZOR FUNERAL HOME INC., 3748 South Park Ave. and at Our Lady of Grace Church at 9:30. Interment in Holy Cross Cemetery. Friends invited. Delores was a WW II Coast Guard Veteran. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Hospice Buffalo Inc. Family present Thursday 7-9, Friday 2-4, 7-9 PM.



ROGERS - Kenneth, Sr.
9/19/1997

Entered into rest September 16, 1997. Friends may call Saturday at THOMAS T. EDWARDS FUNERAL HOME, 995 Genesee St. Wake is at 10 AM, funeral to follow at 11 AM. Interment St. Matthew's Cemetery.



ROOD - Alvin A.
9/19/1997

Born October 17, 1916 in Buffalo, died September 14, 1997 in Naples, FL, brother of William Rood of Batavia, NY and Margot Rood of Phelps, NY; father of four, grandfather of seven, great-grandfather of eight. He attended Batavia High School, Hobart College and was a graduate of the University of Chicago. He was a teacher, published mathematician, engineer, inventor with over 50 patents, a horticulturist by hobby, had an insatiable appetite for learning, and was a regular Johnny Appleseed in many ways. He was honored by Cleveland Mayor Carl Stokes as Man of the Year. Retired from Nordson Corporation, Amherst OH, he was currently teaching math at Edison Community College in Naples, FL, where he had designed a natural Florida garden for the campus. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made towards the garden c/o Edison Community College Foundation, PO Box 60210, Ft. Meyers, FL 33906-6210.



SCARDINO - John 'Jack'
9/19/1997

September 19, 1997; beloved husband of Bessie (nee Schiavone); dear father of John (Joyce) Scardino Jr. and Michael (Diane) Scardino; grandfather of John N., Michael, Liane and Heather; brother of Katie Scardino, Annie Booth, Ninfa Dean and the late Eleanor, Tina, Josephine, Fred and Sam. The family will be present Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the (Tonawanda Chapel) AMIGONE FUNERAL HOME INC., 2600 Sheridan Dr. (at Parker Blvd) where funeral services will be held Monday at 8:45 AM and from Annunciation Church at 9:30 AM. Flowers gratefully declined.



SZKLARZ - Adeline B. (Piechowicz)
9/18/1997

September 18, 1997, beloved wife of Alfred J. Szklarz; devoted mother of Elaine (Robert) Cloder, Thomas (Linda) Szklarz and Camille (Carlos) Elliott; loving grandmother of Thomas, Matthew, Jocelyn, Russell and Janae; dear sister of Alex (Rena) Peck, Irene Piechowicz and Natalie (Arthur) Woods; also survived by nieces and nephews. Funeral services at the BUSZKA FUNERAL HOME, INC., 2005 Clinton St. (corner S. Ogden), Saturday at 9 AM and at St. Casimir Church 9:30 AM. Family present Friday 2-4, 7-9 PM



TURNBULL - Richard Clark
9/19/1997

Of Bethel Park, PA, on September 18, 1997; age 71; beloved husband of Dorothy Lois (Kerr); father of the Reverand Lola J. of New Brighton, PA and William C. of Ensenada, Mexico; son of the late George F. and F. Lottie; brother of Herbert F. of Sarasota, FL and George E. of Adelphi, MD; also survived by two grandchildren. A memorial service will be held at Christ United Methodist Church, 44 Highland Road, Bethel Park, PA at 2 PM on Saturday September 20. Following the service the family will receive friends in the church lounge. Mr. Turnbull was a member of Christ United Methodist Church and Highland Lodge 835 F&AM. He was retired from Ingersoll-Rand Company and served as a Lieutenant (jg) US Navy during World War II. His remains have been donated for research through Humanity Gifts. In lieu of flowers the family requests donations to The National Multiple Sclerosis Society, 1040 Fifth Ave., Pittsburgh, PA, 15219 or to a charity of your choice.



WIERTEL - Lottie (nee Lawniczak)
9/18/1997

September 18, 1997, of Sloan, NY, beloved wife of the late Leon Sr.; dearest mother of Leon (Joan), Frank Wiertel and Maryanne (Charles) Soponski; survived by six grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews; beloved companion of John Ratka; sister of the late Genevieve (late Vincent Januchowski and late Stanley Pawlowski), late Sr. Mary Franceline C.S.S.F. and Helen (late Joseph) Ostempowski. Funeral service commencing at the DANIEL R. SMOLAREK FUNERAL HOME, 2047 Broadway, Cheektowaga-Buffalo City Line, Saturday morning at 9:00 and at St. Andrew's Church at 9:30. Interment St. Stanislaus Cemetery. Mrs. Wiertel was a past member of the Ladies Social Club of Sloan and life member of the Parish Rosary Society and Mothers Club (Friday-6:45 PM). Family present Thursday 7-9 PM and Friday 2-4 and 7-9 PM.



WISNET - Regina Ann Hacker
9/19/1997

Beloved wife of Joseph A. Wisnet; mother of Charles Paul Wisnet; sister of the late Lucy Hacker Wilson; aunt of Kathy Wilson Domino, Linda Kucharski, Michael, Ken and Duane Wilson; cousin of Helen Nickel; daughter of the late Mary P. Drees and Carl E. Hacker. Friends invited to attend a Memorial Mass Saturday morning in St. Margaret's Church at 9:30. Arrangements by the MURPHY FUNERAL HOME.



ZIEMENDORF - Bryn D. and Nicholas L.
9/19/1997

Of Town of Wheatfield, NY, in McMaster Medical Centre, Hamilton, OT, survived by their parents, David and Melanie Ziemendorf; a sister Lindsay Marie; grandparents of Lloyd and Betty Jane Ziemendorf and Lee and Donna Licht; great-grandparents Harriett and Wallace Krull, Dorothy Schoenthal and LeGrand and Lanette Licht; several aunts, uncles and cousins. Friends may call at the RHONEY FUNERAL HOME, INC., (731-9350), 5893 Hoover Road, Sanborn, NY from 2-4 and 7-9 PM Friday and from 9 - 11 AM Saturday. Funeral services will be held Saturday at 1 PM, at the St. Paul's Ev. Lutheran Church, 64 Felton Street, North Tonawanda, NY. Interment in Wheatfield Cemetery. Memorials may be made to St. Paul's Lutheran Church or to a Children's charity of one's choice.


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