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Miscellaneous Erie County, New York Obituaries

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ARCHER - Louise C.
10/6/1997

October 3, 1997; wife of the late William; dear mother of William (Jean), Robert (Kathy) and Raymond (Christine); also survived by three grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Friends received Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 at the SIECK & MAST FUNERAL HOME, INC., 4614 Main St., Snyder (same location as Schlager Funeral Home) where funeral service will be held Wednesday at 11 AM. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Heart Association or the American Cancer Society.



BLEY - Mildred E. (nee Pfarner)
10/5/1997

Of Hamburg, formerly of Eden, NY; September 29, 1997; wife of the late Fred W.; mother of the late Frederick, Allan and Robert; sister of Earl (Martha) Pfarner, Evelyn (Werner) Blesy and the late Carl Pfarner; sister-in-law of Hilda Winter. Friends are invited to a Memorial Service, Saturday, October 11, at 11 AM in St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Eden. Memorials may be made to St. Paul's Lutheran Church or a charity of your choice. Arrangements by LAING FUNERAL HOME, INC.



BONN - Dorothy J. (nee Folts)
10/5/1997

October 4, 1997; beloved wife of the late Wayne N. Bonn. The family will be present Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the (Cleveland Hill Chapel) AMIGONE FUNERAL HOME, INC., 569 Cleveland Drive where funeral services will be held on Wednesday at 9:30 AM and from Infant of Prague Church at 10:00 AM. Friends invited.



BOUMAN - Scott J.
10/5/1997

October 3, 1997. Husband of Tracey Swigart Bouman; son of Daniel Bouman and Kathleen Brown; brother of Robert, Mary Anna, Mark and Dawn; son-in-law of Dennis Swigart and Jeanette Andrews; also survived by many aunts and uncles. Friends may call Monday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM at LOOMIS, OFFERS & LOOMIS INC., MEMORIAL CHAPEL, 1820 Seneca St. Friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian burial at St. Bernard's Church, Clinton St. at Ogden, Tuesday at 10 AM.



BROWN - Frances (nee Eron)
10/6/1997

October 5, 1997; age 86 years; beloved wife of the late James Brown; dear mother of James B. Brown and JoAnn (Wade) Miller; grandmother of seven grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren; daughter of the late John and Josephine (nee Makowski) Eron; dear sister of Rose (Arthur) Helenbrook and the late Sophie Barry and Bernard Eron. The family will be present Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the (Amherst Chapel) AMIGONE FUNERAL HOME, INC., 5200 Sheridan Drive (corner Hopkins Road) where funeral services will be held Wednesday at 8:45 AM and in St. Gregory the Great Church at 9:30 AM. Friends invited. In lieu of flowers, donations made to Hospice Foundation.



COHEN - Phyllis R. (nee Schrutt)
10/6/1997

October 6, 1997, beloved wife of Macy J. Cohen; dear mother of David W. (Ivalee) Cohen of Saratoga, CA, Nancy A. Dick, Linda E. Cohen of Santa Clara, CA and Fredric 'Rick' A. Cohen; sister of Susan (Robert) Ziemba; grandmother of Aaron and Leah Cohen and Alexandria Dick; niece of Shirley (Joseph) Weingarten. Funeral services will be held Wednesday 2 PM from the DELAWARE PARK MEMORIAL CHAPEL, INC., 2141 Delaware Ave. Jay L. Mesnekoff, Director. Flowers gratefully declined. No prior visitations. Shiva will be held at her late residence in Florida.



COX - Leona T.
10/6/1997

October 4, 1997; of Kenmore, NY; beloved wife of Allan F. Cox; mother of James A. (Sharon), Wally (Jane), Gary (Susan) and Donald Cox; also survived by seven grandchildren; sister of Vera Webb, Dorothy Fowler and Douglas (Alice) MacDonald. Private services at the convenience of the family. Memorials to Roswell Alliance Center.



CZORNOHUS - Victor
10/6/1997

Of Hamburg, NY; entered in to rest suddenly, October 5, 1997; beloved husband of Cecilia (nee Gangl) Czornohus; devoted brother of Roman (Annerose) Czornohus, Stephanie (Michael) Medyk and Ihor (Irene) Czornohus; cherished uncle of many nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends may visit the LOMBARDO FUNERAL HOME, (Southtowns Chapel) 3060 Abbott Rd. near Lake Ave. on Monday from 7-9 PM and Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM where the funeral will be held on Wednesday Morning at 9 o'clock and a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in St. Bernadette's Church at 10 o'clock. Interment Hillcrest Cemetery.



DITTENHOFER - Joseph C.
10/5/1997

October 4, 1997, husband of the late Dorothy (Auer); dear brother of Thomas (Esther) Dittenhofer, Margaret Dittenhofer and the late John, Robert, Mary, Kathleen (Earl) Bylbie and Jean (Donald) Kraft; also survived by several nieces and nephews. Friends received on Monday (only) from 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the NIGHTENGALE FUNERAL HOME, 1884 South Park Ave. (near Tifft) where services will be held on Tuesday morning at 9:45 followed by a Mass of Christian Burial from Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Church at 10:30. Friends invited. Flowers gratefully declined. Mr. Dittenhofer was a member of Loyal Order of Moose So. Buffalo Lodge No. 1407 and was a retiree of Republic Steel. Interment in Holy Cross Cemetery.



DOWDALL - Josephine (nee Hopkins)
10/5/1997

Of Hamburg, NY; October 3, 1997, beloved wife of 52 years of the late Michael L. Dowdall; loving mother of Theresa (Charles) Maurer (formerly Krnjaich), Pat Morgan-Lark, Paul (Nancy), Barbara Hering, Marge (late Harvey Becker) White, Mary Kate (Joseph) Trybus-Caputo, Bernie (Jackie), Johnny (Sandy), Jean Tracy and the late Gerald and Dolores Sausner; dearest grandmother and companion of Molly Morgan and 52 other grandchildren; 64 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild; sister of Mary, Gertrude, Peter and the late Thomas, Edward, Gerard, Ursula and Helen. Funeral services Tuesday morning at 9:45 from the (Hamburg Chapel) of the JOHN J. KACZOR FUNERAL HOME, INC., 5453 Southwestern Blvd. (corner of Rogers Rd., 646-5555) and at St. Francis of Assisi Church at 10:30. Interment in SS. Peter and Paul Cemetery. Friends invited. Mrs. Dowdall was a member of St. Francis of Assisi Altar and Rosary Society, Blue Army of Our Lady of the Snows, The Secular Franciscans, and a Senior Citizen Volunteer at Union Pleasant Hamburg School. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hospice Buffalo, Inc. Family present Sunday and Monday 2-4 and 7-9 PM.



EKLUM - Mary A. (nee Arnold)
10/4/1997

Of Blasdell, NY, October 3, 1997; beloved wife of the late Carl R. Eklum; dearest mother of Suzanne (Paul) Nowak; dear grandmother of Michael and Stephen Balon, and Matthew and Allison Nowak; sister of Rose (Robert) McCarthy, Charles (Jane) and the late Ferdinand (late Dorothea), Frank (Catherine) and James (late Dorothy) Arnold; also survived by nieces and nephews; dear friend of Phyllis and David Podger. Family and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Mass Saturday October 11 at 10:00 AM at Our Mother of Good Counsel Church, 3680 South Park Ave., Blasdell. Mrs Eklum was a member of the Bishops Committee, Home Bureau, Organ Club and an avid sewer. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Mary A. Eklum Catholic Education Fund. No prior visitation. Arrangements by the JOHN J. KACZOR FUNERAL HOME INC.



ELLIOTT - Magaline
10/6/1997

October 3, 1997; wife of the late Thomas H. The family will receive friends Tuesday 7-9 PM at St. Mark AME Zion Church, 108 Donna St., Lackawanna, NY where funeral service will be conducted Wednesday 11 AM. Interment Lakeside Cemetery. Arrangements by H. ALFRED LEWIS MORTUARY.



FIX - Dennis C.
10/6/1997

Age 51 of the Town of Pendleton; October 5, 1997 in DeGraff Memorial Hospital after a brief illness. Beloved husband of Mary (nee Thuman) Fix of Pendleton; father of Jason, Melody and Valerie Fix all at home; son of Edna (nee Ammerman) Fix and the late Charles Fix; brother of Bruce (Mary Jo) Fix of Wheatfield and Noreen (Charles) Mong of York, PA; also survived by several nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the FRETTHOLD FUNERAL HOME, INC., 1241 Oliver St. at Ward Rd. North Tonawanda on Monday 7-9 PM and on Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 PM. Prayers will be said at the Funeral Home at 9:15 AM followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 AM from Good Shepherd R.C. Church, 5442 Tonawanda Creed Road in Pendleton. Interment in Acacia Park Cemetery. Mr. Fix was a member of the American Legion Wheatfield Post, the International Association of Aerospace and Machinists Union. He was a former employee of the Columbus McKinnon Corp. and was the union President. He was currently employed at Midlan Machinery. If so desired, memorials may be made to the American Heart Association.



FORSYTH - Ethel L. (Cummings)
10/5/1997

October 1, 1997, predeceased by her husbands Lawrence Bailey and William Forsyth. She is survived by her sons Donald (Florence) Bailey of Rochester NY and Lawrence (Jean, Deceased) Bailey of Richardson TX; daughter Bonnie (Roland) Bailey Drew, of St. Regis Falls NY; brother Arthur (Mary) Cummings of Lackawanna NY; step-son Walter (Cheryle) Forsyth and step-daughter Rena (Edward) Reardon of Venice FL; she is also survived by several grandchildren, great and great-great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. A Memorial Service will be held at the Union Presbyterian Church, 67 Lake Ave, Blasdell NY on October 8 at 11 AM. In lieu of flowers, those wishing to do so may contribute in her memory to the Alzheimer's Association, WNY Chapter, 1605 Kenmore Ave, Kenmore NY 14217, or to a charity of choice.



GALLAGHER - Lucille (Smith)
10/5/1997

In Orlando, FL, October 3, 1997; beloved wife of William Gallagher Sr.; dear mother of Susan (Don) Anderson, William Jr. (Bonnie), Sheila (Skip Gradwell) Gallagher and Sheree (David Arche) Gallagher; loving grandmother of seven grandchildren and two great grandchildren; daughter of the late Raoul and Elinor (Work) Smith; sister of Marion McCabe. Friends may call Monday from 6-9 PM and Tuesday from 12-3 PM followed by a prayer service at the JAMES W. CANNAN FUNERAL HOME INC, (Buffalo Chapel), 2397 Seneca St. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Hospice of Buffalo, Kresge Campus, 225, Como Park Blvd, Cheektowaga, NY 14225.



GAWLAK - Stella (nee Toporek)
10/5/1997

October 3, 1997 of Blasdell, NY, beloved wife of the late Stanley W. Gawlak, Sr.; dearest mother of Robert (Margaret), Paul (Gail), Stanley Jr. (Cathy), Dennis (Janice), Ronald (Shelly) and Cynthia (Steven) Podkulski; sister of the late Walter J. (Celia) Toporek and Mary (Kenneth) Peters; also survived by 15 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Funeral services Tuesday morning at 9 o'clock from the (Blasdell Chapel) of the JOHN J. KACZOR FUNERAL HOME, INC., 3748 South Park Ave. and at Our Mother of Good Counsel Church at 9:30. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery. Friends invited. Family present Sunday and Monday 2-4 and 7-9.



GENTILE - Dominic
10/6/1997

October 5, 1997; of Buffalo; beloved husband of Mary (Porpiglia); dearest father of Michael A. (Jean M.), Frank J. (Mary A.) Gentile, Carol A. (Ronald E.) Ciura and Donna M. (Joseph H.) Bauer; brother of Enrico (Carrie), Guiseppe (Briget) Gentile and the late Anthony and Louis (late Edna) Gentile; also survived by nine grandchildren and one great-granddaughter. The family will be present to receive friends on Tuesday (only) from 2-4 and 7-9 at the South Buffalo Chapel of the JOSEPH K. QUINN FUNERAL HOME, INC., 192 Abbott Road (near Southside Pkwy.) where funeral services will be held on Wednesday morning at 8:45 followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at the Church of the Holy Family at 9:30. Friends invited. Flowers gratefully declined. Memorials to the American Heart Association appreciated. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery.



GOLDHAWK - Thomas H. Jr. 'Tip'
10/6/1997

Of Boulder, CO, September 24, 1997, beloved husband of Madeline Tryon and the late Suzanne Zalewski; father of Lisa (Douglas) Felkley and Andrew Goldhawk; also survived by three grandchildren; son of Bertha (late Thomas H.) Goldhawk; brother of Arthur (Mary Lou), Margaret (Michael) Alteri, Alice (Andre) Bascobert, Anne (Jack) Berry, Catherine and the late Donald Brand, John (Sharon), Judy, Jane (Charles) Johnson. Friends are invited to a memorial mass on October 8, 1997 at 7 PM at Sts. Peter & Paul Church, Main St., Williamsville. Memorials may be made to Boulder Co. Hospice, 2825 Marine St., Boulder, CO 80303.



HAHN - William J.
10/6/1997

October 3, 1997; son of the late John and Josephine Hahn; brother of Henry (Betty) Hahn and James A. (Mary Jane) Hahn; also survived by nieces and nephews. Friends are invited to attend a Memorial Service at the NIGHTENGALE FUNERAL HOME, 1884 South Park Ave. (near Tifft) on Monday evening at 7 PM. Inurnment of the Cremains will be held on Wednesday morning at 10 o'clock at the Episcopal Church of the Holy Communion, 5381 Old Lakeshore Road, Lakeview. Mr. Hahn was a veteran of WWII and was a member of Brushenbrook Rod and Gun Club, Steamfitters Local #395, the Goodfellows Club and was an avid Buffalo Bills Fan.



HAMM - Mary A. (Poloncarz)
10/5/1997

October 4, 1997; of Hamburg, NY. Beloved wife of Kenneth; dearest mother of Rachel and Renee; daughter of Vincent and Elizabeth Hanley Poloncarz; sister of Judith (Dennis) Wnuk, Rosella (Oliver) Venable, Vincent (Deborah) and James (Mary Jane); daughter-in-law of Walter and Doris Hamm; sister-in-law of Margaret (Daniel) Riordan and Edward (Gina); also survived by nieces and nephews. Services from the COLONIAL MEMORIAL CHAPELS, INC., 3003 South Park Ave., Lackawanna, NY; Tuesday morning at 8:30 and from Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Church at 9 AM. Visitation Sunday and Monday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM.



HERLAN - Joseph E.
10/5/1997

October 3, 1997; of North Evans, NY. Dear son of the late Robert and Mary Herlan Sr., brother of the late Mary (Charles) Ibach, Robert Jr. and Thomas Herlan; brother-in-law of Margaret Herlan; survived by nieces and nephews. Friends may call Monday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the SCHIAVONE FUNERAL HOME, INC., 8434 N. Main St., Angola, NY; where prayers will be said Tuesday at 8:45 AM followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Vincent dePaul Church at 9:30 AM.



HOLDSWORTH - Viola Evone
10/6/1997

Of Alden, NY; October 4, 1997; beloved wife of John Holdsworth; dear mother of Dorothy (Donald) Durnell; grandmother of Donald (Jacqueline) Durnell, Viola (Anthony) Kurkowski, Dorothy (Paul) Hoerner, John (Donna) Durnell and Barbara (Keith) Bane; also survived by 13 great-grandchildren; predeceased by several brothers and sisters. Funeral services will be held at the Folsomdale Baptist Church, Cowlesville, NY Thursday morning at 10. Family will be present at the CHARLES MEYER FUNERAL HOME, INC., 13228 Broadway, Alden, NY Tuesday 7-9 PM and Wednesday 2-4 and 7-9 PM.



JUBERT - Carl E.
10/6/1997

October 4, 1997, beloved husband of the late Frances (Anzalone) Jubert; beloved former husband of June Schalk; dear brother of Joseph A. Jubert and Theresa Brault and the late Wilfred and Earl Jubert. Friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial at Blessed Sacrament Church (Claremont Ave.) Tuesday at 9:30 AM. Arrangements by the C. MERTZ & SON FUNERAL HOME, INC.



KRAMER - Edwin O., Sr.
10/6/1997

October 4,1 997; husband of the late Lorraine (nee Jerge); dear father of Edwin O. Jr. (Joyce) and the late Gloria Jeanne and Paul Ralph; brother of Robert (Jeanne) Kramer. Visitation Monday and Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 at the PACER FUNERAL HOME, INC., 2275 George Urban Blvd., (2 blocks east of Dick Rd.) Funeral services at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 2311 George Urban Blvd. Wednesday 10 AM. Mr. Kramer was a member of Red Jacket Post VFW #3068, Lamm Post #622 and Masons Lodge #981.



KRANTZ - Elizabeth
10/5/1997

Of Buffalo, NY, October 3, 1997, daughter of the late Charles and Margaret; sister of Walter (Mary) and the late Catherine Lawlor; aunt of Thomas Lawlor, Eileen Walden and the late Vera Johnson; also survived by great-nieces and great-nephews. Relatives and friends may call Monday 2-4 at the URBAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, INC., 6685 Transit Rd., East Amherst, NY. Mass of Christian Burial Tuesday at 10 AM from Good Shepherd Church, Pendelton (please assemble at church). Deceased was a retiree of Trico. George A. Urban, Director.



KUSZA - Daniel R.
10/5/1997

October 4, 1997, husband of Maxine Burkholder Kusza; brother of the late Louis (late Elizabeth) Kusza; uncle of the late Bobby, Paul, and Kathy Kusza; also survived by four brothers-in-law and six sisters-in-law. Friends may call Sunday 7-9, Monday 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the DENGLER FUNERAL HOME, 2070 Eggert Rd., Eggertsville, where prayers will be offered Tuesday morning at 9 o'clock followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Benedict's Church at 9:30. Mr. Kusza was active in amateur radio. His call is N2IUH.



LANGMAN - Warren F.
10/6/1997

October 5, 1997; son of the late Errol C. and Gertrude S. Langman; brother of Willis V. and the late Donald E. (Marion) Langman; uncle of Marsha Cisek, Mark (Lynn) Langman, Claudia (Thomas) Hayes, U.S.N. Capt. Craig (Patricia) Langman & Donna Langman. Friends may call Tuesday 7-9 PM and Wednesday 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the DENGLER FUNERAL HOME, 2070 Eggert Rd., Amherst (between N. Bailey and Niagara Falls Blvd.) where funeral will be held Thursday morning at 10 AM. Friends invited.



LICHON - Anna (nee Rehorchick)
10/6/1997

Of Blasdell, NY, October 5, 1997, beloved wife of the late Joseph Lichon and Stanley Graham; dearest mother of Sylvia (Jay) Solar, Robert Graham and John (Josie) Lichon; also survived by grandchildren and great-grandchildren; daughter of the late Feador and Alexandra Rehorchick; sister of Lillian (Nicholas) Kokot, Alex Rehorchick and the late Stephania (late Jacob) Makeyenko. Funeral services Wednesday morning at 8:45 from the (Hamburg Chapel) of The JOHN J. KACZOR FUNERAL HOME, INC. 5453 Southwestern Blvd. (corner Rogers Rd. 646-5555) and at Our Mother of Good Counsel Church at 9:30. Interment in Holy Cross Cemetery. Friends invited. Flowers gratefully declined. Family present Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 PM.



MALECKI - Henry W.
10/6/1997

October 5, 1997; beloved husband of Emily (nee Jaskier); dear father of Christopher, Cynthia (Russell) Lis; grandfather of Jennifer; brother of Eugene (Marion) and Lucille (Marvin) Liebler; nephew of Stella Malecki; also survived by brothers and sisters-in-law. Family and friends may call Monday 2-4 and 7-9 at ST. JOHN'S FUNERAL HOME, INC., 1456 Broadway ( PH 892-4600) where services will be held Tuesday at 9:15 and at 9:30 at St. John Kanty Church.



McHUGH - Jennie (nee Urbanczyk)
10/6/1997

October 4, 1997; beloved wife of the late James W.; dear mother of Joyce Ohleman, June Bihl, James Jr., John (Janice), Jeanne, Joseph (Kathy) and Jennifer McHugh; fond grandmother of 18 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren; dear sister of Norine (late Anthony) Cancilla, Sally (late Benny) Tomczyk, Florence (Mike) Janca, John, Leonard (Barbara) and Edward (Pat) Wacienga; also survived by nieces and nephews. Funeral from the KOLANO FUNERAL HOME, 396 Amherst St., (near Grant) Wednesday 9:15 and Assumption Church at 9:30 AM. Friends invited. Family present Monday 7-9 PM and Tuesday 2-4 & 7-9 PM.



MCKENNA - Alma S.
10/6/1997

October 6, 1997; wife of the late James T.; dear mother of Mrs. Kenneth (Joan) Schultz and Mrs John (Carol) Franz ; grandmother of Colleen (Greg) Chatham, Cathleen (David) Arlington, Maureen (Donald) Cook and the late Michael Collins; also survived by six great grandchildren. Mrs McKenna was a member of the Daughters of Erin Ladies of Kincora, Telephone Pioneers of America, retired New York Telephone Co in 1968. Flowers gratefully declined. Memorial contributions may be made to the big Tree volunteer Fire dept., 4307 South Park Ave, Blasdell, 14219. The family will be present at the CHAS. F. MCMAHON FUNERAL HOME, INC, 982 Abbott Rd., Tuesday only 2-4 and 7-9 PM. Friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, 381 Edison St., Wednesday at 9 AM



MOSLEY - Herman
10/6/1997

Of Cheektowaga, NY; October 5, 1997; beloved husband of Lilly Harris; dearest father of Larry and Randy (Chris) Mosley and Sandra Blackmon; grandfather of Jonathan, Justin and Jared Mosley; brother of the late Ernest, Earl, Lena Mills, Bruce, Jim Lindsay and Ray Mosley. Friends will be received Tuesday only from 7-9 PM at the CURTIN FUNERAL HOME, INC., 1340 Union Road, West Seneca. Friends are invited to attend a funeral serviceon Wednesday at 10:30 AM in Forest Lawn Cemetery Chapel.



PRAWEL - Clarence C.
10/6/1997

October 5, 1997; of Boston, NY; husband of Dorothy (nee Klahn); father of Gerald (Marilyn), Kenneth (Sandra) and David Prawel; grandfather of Christine, Joanne, Robert, James, Lynette and Deanne and six great-grandchildren; brother of the late Paul Prawel. Family will receive friends Monday 7-9 PM and Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the WURTZ FUNERAL HOME, 9287 Boston State Road, Boston, NY where funeral services will be held Wednesday at 1 PM. Flowers gratefully declined. Memorials may be made to the Churchhill Memorial United Methodist Church Memorial Fund.



PRICHARD - Laraine (nee Willis)
10/6/1997

September 19, 1997; beloved wife of the late Lloyd Douglas Prichard; dear mother of Diane L. (William) Schultz of North Tonawanda, NY and Donald Prichard of Union City, GA; grandmother of 2 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. The family will be present to receive friends Wednesday 7:00-8:00 PM at the (Amherst Chapel) AMIGONE FUNERAL HOME INC., 5200 Sheridan Dr,, (cor. Hopkins) where a memorial Service will follow at 8:00 PM. Friends invited. If desired memorials may be made to the Christian City Convalescent Center, Attn: Alzheimers Unit, 7300 Lester Rd., Union City, Georgia. 30291.



RODAK - Joseph A.
10/5/1997

October 3, 1997. Husband of Stella (Mazur) Rodak; father of Mildred (Walter) Wisniewski, Joseph (Jeanette) Rodak of Greensboro, N.C., Elizabeth (Thomas) Bowman, Carol J. (Charles) Palmieri both of Sarasota, FL. and Christine (Joseph) Ventura; grandfather of 12 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren; brother of Stanley (Dorothy) Rodak of Cocoa Beach, FL. and Blanche (late Charles) Biernat. Family present to receive friends Sunday evening from 7-9 PM and Monday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the PERNA FUNERAL HOME INC., 1306 Hertel Ave. (near Colvin Ave.), where funeral services will be held Tuesday at 8:30 AM. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated from St. Margaret's Church at 9:30 AM. In lieu of flowers, donations in Mr. Rodak's memory may be made to the American Lung Assn., 210 John Glenn Dr., Amherst NY, 14228.



SANKOFF - Stella
10/5/1997

October 4, 1997, beloved wife of the late Dany; dearest mother of Daniel (Maria) Sankoff of Florida, and Robert (Pamela) Sankoff; grandmother of Patricia and Robert; great-grandmother of Michael, Joshua and Jennifer; daughter of the late Ross and Stella Todoroff. Services from the COLONIAL MEMORIAL CHAPELS, INC., 3003 South Park Ave., Lackawanna, NY. Visitation Monday evening from 6-9 PM.



SCHWARTZ - Robert F.
10/6/1997

October 6, 1997, beloved husband of Pauline (nee Dadswell); dear father of Christine (Gary) Mandiak and Jeffrey (Karen) Schwartz; grandfather of Lindsay, Matthew and Julie Mandiak and John Robert Schwartz; brother of the late Jack Schwartz. The family will be present to receive friends Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the (Cleveland Hill Chapel) AMIGONE FUNERAL HOME, INC., 569 Cleveland Dr., where funeral services will be held Wednesday at 8:30 AM and from Mother of Divine Grace Church at 9 AM. Mr. Schwartz was a Naval veteran of WW II.



SMITH - Edgar G., Sr.
10/6/1997

Age 71; of Niagara Falls; October 3, 1997; husband of Florence (Martin) Smith; father of Mrs. Wayne (Helen) Price of Belleville, IL, E. Glenn Smith Jr. (Carol) of Fayetteville, GA and Mrs. James (Lois) Murphy of Niagara Falls, NY; brother of W. Graham Smith (Shirley), B. Barbara Vyse all of the Six Nations Reservation, Canada and the late Martin Smith and Ervin Smith; also survived by 11 grandchildren, one great-granddaughter and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins; grandfather of the late Tracy Lynn Smith. Funeral services Wednesday 1 PM in the OTTO REDANZ FUNERAL HOME LaSALLE PARK CHAPEL, 2215 Military Road, Niagara Falls. Family present Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 PM. Contributions may be made to SABAH, Inc., 548 Elmwood, Buffalo, NY 14222.



TOURALCHUK - Rose E.
10/5/1997

Memorial Service 2 PM on Saturday, October 18 in the Church of the Nativity U.C.C., 1530 Colvin Blvd., (one block north of Sheridan Dr.). All are welcome. Arrangements by Frank Rubino Mortuary.



TURKIEWICZ - Richard S.
10/6/1997

October 4, 1997; beloved husband of Florence (nee Skrypczyk) dear father of Richard P. (Mary Agnes) Turkiewicz and Dr. Mary Lou (William) Nowakowski; grandfather of Suzanne (James) Elkins, Michael (Christel) Turkiewicz, Cynthia (Glenn) Christopher and Krystyna Nowakowski; great-grandfather of four; brother of Stanley and the late Eugene. Relatives and friends invited to a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Casimir's Church, corners of Casimir and Weimar Streets, Tuesday 9:30 AM. No prior visitation. Memorials may be made to St. Casimir's Church. Arrangements by the PACER FUNERAL HOME, INC.



WERNER - Joyce P. (Wisinski)
10/6/1997

Of 136 Carlton Lane, North Andover, MA, October 5, 1997; wife of Michael A. Werner; mother of Allison; daughter of Harriet (Skibinski) Wisinski of Lancaster, NY. A funeral mass on Wednesday at 12 noon at St. Michael's Church, North Andover, MA. Burial Ridgewood Cemetery. Memorial contributions to the Cancer Management Center, Holy Family Hospital, 60 East St., Methuen, MA 01844. Funeral arrangements by DEWHIRST & CONTE FUNERAL HOME, 17 Third St., North Andover, MA.



WILSON - Annie Catherwood
10/6/1997

Of Hamburg, NY; October 4, 1997; beloved wife of the late Frederick Wilson and Alexander Glen; step mother of Fred (Jean), Leonard (Rowena), George (Audrey), William (Sandra) and Barbara Wilson; also survived by grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Friends may call Monday 2-4 and 7-9 at LOOMIS, OFFERS, & LOOMIS INC, MEMORIAL CHAPEL, 1820 Seneca St. A Funeral Service will be held at Wayside Presbyterian Church, S5017 Lakeshore Rd., Hamburg 14075, Tuesday at 11 AM. Friends invited. Flowers gratefully declined. Memorials may be made to Wayside Presbyterian Church.



ZANGHI - Jacquelyn V. (Truckenport)
10/6/1997

October 5, 1997; devoted mother of Peter E. (Marie) and Paul F. Zanghi; devoted sister of Jill (James) McGowan and Jayne (Philip) Hubbell; aunt of several nieces and nephews; dear friend of Diane Kaczmarek. Friends may call Tuesday and Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the DIETRICH FUNERAL HOME, INC. 2480 Kensington Ave., Amherst. A Funeral Service will be celebrated Thursday at 10 AM at Ascension Lutheran Church, 4640 Main St. Flowers gratefully declined. Memorials may be made to the Jacquelyn V. Zanghi Scholarship Fund at Nardin Academy.



ZIELONKA - Frank B.
10/6/1997

Of Cheektowaga, NY; October 4, 1997; son of the late Anthony and Sophie Zielonka; dearest brother of Al (Mildred), Mrs. Edmund (Irene) Krajnik, Mrs. Alfred (Frances) Krajewski, Mrs. Frank (Charlotte) Wojdan and the late Stanley (late Anne) and Bernie (Vicky) Zielonka; also survived by nieces and nephews. Friends may call Monday and Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the PAUL A. KLOC BLOSSOM CHAPELS INC., 4680 Clinton St. (corner Borden Rd.) West Seneca ( PH 668-5666) where funeral will be held Wednesday at 8:45 AM and from St. Gabriel's Church at 9:30 o'clock. Friends invited.



ZORKOS - Raymond S.
10/5/1997

October 2, 1997, beloved husband of Dolores (Platek); dear father of Deborah, Ronald (Kim Dennler), Donna (Howard) Lowitzer; dear grandfather of Amy, Ashley, Michael and Heather; brother of Virginia (late Matthew) Wieczorek and Terry Severn. Friends are invited to attend a memorial mass Tuesday at 11:30 AM at St. Benedict's R.C. Church, Snyder. Mr. Zorkos was a 35 year employee of Westinghouse, previous owner of a retail liquor store and a Marine Corp. veteran of WW II.


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