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Miscellaneous Erie County, New York Obituaries

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ALLAN - Marie M. (nee McCreery), of Springville, May 22, 2001. Wife of John E. Allan; mother of John Thomas (Lynette) Allan and Mark E. (Denise) Allan; also survived by two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. A memorial service will be held June 3 at 2 o'clock from the First United Methodist Church, 474 East Main St., Springville. The Rev. David Derk and the Rev. Keith Manry will officiate. Expressions of sympathy may be made to the First United Methodist Church Building Fund. Arrangements were made by Smith-Weisman- tel Funeral Home, Inc., 271 East Main Street, Springville.

ANDREWS - Louise M. (nee Vogt) of Springville, May 24, 2001. Wife of the late Bernell G.; mother of Bernell F. "Bud" Jr. (Edna), Frederick M. "Fritz," Joyce C. (Larry) Wagner, John R. (Ginny), H. Peter (Barbara), Larry A. (Maryja), Ken (Diane) and the late Gerald, Willis and Gordon; also survived by 23 grandchildren and 29 great-grandchildren; sister of the late John, Fred, Beatrice, Dorothy and Mildred Vogt. Funeral services were held Tuesday morning at 11 o'clock from the Smith-Weismantel Funeral Home, Inc., 271 East Main Street, Springville. The Rev. Robert W. Peck, Th.D., officiated. Burial in Patchin Maplewood Cemetery, town of Boston. Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Springville League for the Handicapped, Inc., or the First Presbyterian Church.

EMPRINGHAM - Lorraine R. (nee Smith), of East Concord, May 25, 2001. Wife of Alvie Empringham; mother of Louise M. (Stephen) Hoyle and Douglas (Dianne) Empringham, and the late Donald and James Empringham; grandmother of Sarah and Cheryl Empringham, James and Elizabeth Hoyle; sister of Lucille M. Smith and the late Delores Wible. Private funeral services were held at the convenience of the family. Burial in St. Aloysius Cemetery, Springville.

HAYDEN - Robert E., of Hazel, Kentucky, formerly of Springville, May 21, 2001. Husband of Rita Hayden (nee Tebo); son of Rose (Keller) Hayden and the late Harry Hayden; father of Cecelia (James) Ivon, Lou Ann (William) Booth, Judith (James) Heary, Deneen (Robert) Garlock, William "Bill" Hayden and Christopher Hayden; also survived by 14 grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, and the late Angelica Ivon; brother of Harry "Butch" Hayden, Roger (Candy) Hayden, Donna (Harry) Schueler, and Joyce (Norbert) McCarthy; brother-in-law of Clarence Diebold, Susan Borst and Judith (Gerald) DeWitt. Funeral services were held Friday afternoon at 1 o'clock from the Smith-Weismantel Funeral Home, Inc., 271 East Main Street, Springville. The Rev. John Kwiecien officiated. Burial in St. Aloysius Cemetery, Springville.

JERGE - Frank P. of Springville, May 27,2001. Husband of the late Marjorie M. Jerge and Mary Jerge. Friends are invited to attend a memorial service Thursday morning, June 7, at 10:30 from the Jennie B. Richmond Nursing Home, 222 East Main St., Springville. The Rev. John Kwiecien will officiate. Burial in Maplewood Cemetery, Springville. Arrangements were made by the Smith-Weismantel Funeral Home, Inc., 271 East Main Street, Springville.

WINKEY - Virginia E. (nee Hayes), May 23, 2001, of Springville. Mother of Robert C. (Hazel) Wylie, Phyllis J. Kowalik, Jon D. (Elizabeth) Wylie, Patricia (Theodore) Newman, Theodore J. (Kath- leen) Winkey and the late Virginia A. Agen and Ray R. Ramsdell; also survived by 30 grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren and great-great- grandchildren; sister of J. Robert Hayes and the late Francis J., Aloysius U. and Mary E. Hayes. A prayer service was held Saturday morning at 11:30 from the Smith-Weismantel Funeral Home, Inc, East Main Street, Springville, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial from St. Aloysius Church, Springville at 12 noon. The Rev. John Kwiecien officiated. Burial in St. Aloysius Cemetery, Springville.

Alice E. Lemk
Alice E. Lemk, 80, of Cattaraugus, died Thursday, May 24, 2001 at her home.
She was born Aug. 10, 1920 in East Otto, the daughter of Allen C. and Reka (Schultz) Westfall.
Besides being a homemaker, Mrs. Lemk worked at Todco and Setter Brothers in Cattaraugus, and for 10 years worked in the Cattaraugus Central School cafeteria and also at the Hutchinson Greenhouse in Salamanca for 10 years.
She was a member of the Immanuel Lutheran Church of Otto, the Ladies Aide and the Women's Missionary Society; and also a member of the Cattaraugus Let's Travel Club. She volunteered for the Department of the Aging, RSVP program, and the Cattaraugus Senior Nutrition Site.
She was the wife of the late William M. Lemk, whom she married Oct. 30, 1938; mother of Mrs. Robert (Laura) Cause- brook of Lakewood, Mrs. Eldyn (Ellen) Sanders-Degroff of Cattaraugus, and Mrs. Robin (Bernadean) Lemk-Carter of Cattaraugus; grandmother of Richard M. Causebrook of Lakewood, Robert Causebrook of Maryland, Matthew E. Sanders of Cattaraugus, Allyson B. Sanders of Jamestown, Laurdean Church of Cattaraugus and the late Jewel Causebrook; stepgrandmother of William Carter of Tortola, BVI; also survived by five great-grand- children and two step-great- grandsons; sister of Bernard Westfall of Little Valley, Dorothy Scott of Springville, Gladys Vergith of Cattraugus, Lucy Paschen of Little Valley and the late Dena Hintz, Edna Schwartz, Lagarda Westfall,Adeline Moehring, Florence Stockwell, Elmer Westfall, Ervin Westfall, Clarence Westfall and Lew Westfall.
Funeral services were held Monday from the Immanuel Lutheran Church of Otto. The Rev. Richard Rolf of Springville officiated. Burial was in the Liberty Park Cemetery, Cattarau- gus.
Arrangements were made by the Hills Funeral Chapel, 55 South Main St., Cattaraugus.

Unabelle Vickers
Unabelle (Unie) Bray Vickers died May 22 in Virginia at the age of 90.
She was born Jan. 9, 1911 in Sonyea and grew up in Arcade. She married Raymond Taylor in 1933 and later they built the Supreme Court Motel near Akron, which she ran for over 40 years.
She married Frank Vickers in 1961.
Survivors include a son Raymond (Judith) Taylor of Reston, Va.; a daughter Sharon (Joseph) Taylor Brown of Dolgeville; four grandchildren Raymond Taylor of Sterling, Va., Sharon (Mark) Kondash of Roswell, Ga., Laura Taylor of Atlanta, Ga., and Alan Taylor of Reston, Va.; two great-grandchildren, Amanda and Alyssa Kondash of Roswell, Ga.; a sister Velma (Merritt) Tanner of Portville; two brothers, Merritt (Lillian) Bray of Sandusky and Rolland Bray of Bolivar.
Burial was Friday afternoon at 1 o'clock at the Curriers Rural Cemetery near Arcade. The Rev. Keith Manry officiated.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Salvation Army.
Arrangements were made by the Smith-Weismantel Funeral Home, Inc., 271 East Main Street, Springville.

LINDSLEY - Gladys M. (Hadley), of Yorkshire, June 3, 2001, at age 100. Wife of the late Harold E. Lindsley; mother of the late Marion (Ronald) Harris; beloved grandmother of Ronald (Mary) Harris, Rodney (Deahann) Harris, Becki (Wayne) Fuller; also survived by five great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren. Funeral services were held Wednesday morning at 11 o'clock from the Smith-Weismantel Funeral Home, Inc., 271 East Main Street, Spring- ville. The Rev. David Derk officiated. Burial in Maplewood Cemetery, Springville.

TREVETT - Kenneth, of Springville, June 3, 2001. Husband of the late Helen M. (nee Ahles) Trevett; father of Karen (Preston) Campbell, and James Trevett; also survived by two grandchildren. Funeral services were held Wednesday afternoon at 2 o'clock from the Smith-Weismantel Funeral Home, Inc., 271 East Main Street, Springville. The Rev. George C. Sanford officiated. Burial was in Mortons Corners Cemetery.

Myrna I. Barton
Myrna I. Barton, 81, of Cattaraugus died Thursday, May 24, 2001 at Bertrand Chaffee Hospital, Springville. She was born June 24, 1919 in North Springfield, Pa., the daughter of the late Lynn and Mabel (Law) Tozier. She married Frederick Barton on March 25, 1938 in Cranesville, Pa.
Mrs. Barton had been employed at Fisher-Price in East Aurora for 16 years, and was a member of the Faith Baptist Church in East Otto.
Survivors include her husband; two sons, James (Gloria) Barton of Mechanicsburg, Pa. and Frederick (Lillian) Barton, also of Mechanicsburg; five grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; two sisters, Florence Loomis of Girard, Pa. and Ellen Arp of Florida; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a brother, Forbes Tozier.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, May 29, from the Faith Baptist Church in East Otto at 1 o'clock. Burial was in Memorial Gardens, Erie, Pa. Arrangements were made by the Mentley Funeral Home, Inc. 411 Rock City Street, Little Valley.

DESJARLAIS - Albert W., June 10, 2001, formerly of Springville. Husband of the late Lucille (nee Nunweiler); father of Susan M. (late Nelson) Klein, Robert W. Desjarlais, Jean J. (Karl) Lux, Michael (Debbie) Desjarlais, Dennis (Sheila) Desjarlais and the late Raymond A. Desjarlais; father-in-law of Yvonne Desjarlais; also survived by 10 grandchildren and the late Allan Desjarlais, and five great-grandchildren. Funeral services were held Wednesday morning at 11 o'clock from the Smith-Weismantel Funeral Home Inc., 271 East Main Street, Spring- ville. The Rev. John Kwiecien officiated. Burial in Maplewood Cemetery, Springville. Expressions of sympathy may be made to St. Aloysius Church, Spring- ville.

GERMAIN - Charles J., June 9, 2001, of Boston. Beloved husband of the late Eileen M. (nee Hepp) Germain; father of Charles F. (Ann), Lt. Col. John T. (Susan), Cheryl and Frank J. Germain; grandfather of four grandchildren; brother of Edgar, Marie Weinholtz, Bernadine Scherer, Lillian Norman, Ruth (Daniel) Stachowski, Dorothy Redman and the late Philip (Alma), Floyd (Mary), Frederick Germain and Mildred (Joseph) Takacs. Friends may call Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the Wurtz Funeral Home, Inc., 9287 Boston State Road, Boston, where prayers will be said Friday morning at 10:30, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial from St. John the Baptist R.C. Church, Boston, at 11 o'clock.

WOLLSCHLAGER - Richard A., of Springville, June 11, 2001. Loving husband of Myrtle Wollschlager (nee Ricketts); dearest father of Roy F. (Lorrie) Wollschlager, Janice Jackson, Nancy (James) McClain, Dawn Wollschlager and Holly (Tim) Taylor; father-in-law of Curt Jackson; also survived by 17 grandchildren; brother of the late Thomas Wollschlager, Janice Kasmore and Donald Wollschlager; brother-in-law of Betty Wollschlager. Friends may call Wednesday evening from 7-9 p.m. and Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the Smith-Weismantel Funeral Home, Inc., 271 East Main Street, Spring- ville, where funeral services will be held Friday morning at 11 o'clock. The Rev. Robert W. Peck, Th.D. will officiate.

CROTTY - Beverly "Mac," June 27, 2001, of Colden. Husband of Marie (nee Bidell); father of Marilyn Joslin, Barbara (Thomas) Willingham and David (Cyndi) Crotty; brother of Betty Hudson of Cape Coral, FL. Private funeral services were held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements made by the Wurtz Funeral Home, Inc., 9287 Boston State Road, Boston.

HEIM - Raymond L., June 13, 2001, of Springville. Husband of Joyce Heim (nee Smith); father of Margaret Watz, Lester Heim, Sharon Witkopf, Marilyn (Joseph) Wolniewicz and Carl Heim; also survived by 15 grandchildren and seven great-grand- children; brother of Clem (Marie) Heim, Eleanor Krause, Innocence "Sonny" Heim, Barbara Gamel, Honoria Donhauser, Clayton (Norma) Heim and the late Norbert, Mary, Emma and Josephine. A Mass of Christian Burial was held Saturday morning at 10 o'clock from St. Mary's Church, New Oregon. The Rev. John S. Kwiecien officiated. Burial was in St. Aloysius Cemetery, Springville. Arrange- ments were made by the Smith-Weismantel Funeral Home, Inc., 271 East Main Street, Spring- ville.

LEE - Susan E. (nee Waltz), June 16, 2001, of Springville, formerly of Longwood, Fla. Wife of the late Rutherford D. Lee; mother of Laura (Michael) Wysocki of Colden; stepmother of James Lee of Hamburg, Robert Lee of Ohio, Marilyn and Daniel Lee, both of Florida; grandmother of Mark (Cherie) and Jon (Michelle) Wysocki, and the late Mathew Wysocki; great-grandmother of Joshua, Jacob and Timothy Wysocki; also survived by four nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be held Tuesday morning, June 26, at 11 o'clock from the Smith-Weismantel Funeral Home, Inc., 271 East Main Street, Springville. The Rev. Brian K. Scharf will officiate. Burial will be in Glen Haven Memorial Park, Winter Park, Fla. Expressions of sympathy may be made to the charity of your choice.

MANAHER - Joanne C. (nee Morgan), of Springville, June 16, 2001. Beloved wife of William E. Manaher; devoted and loving mother of Sherri Moroge, Kim and Mark Manaher; cherished grandmother of Josh, Alisha, Jacob, Briena, Ashlee, Christopher and Katie; loving daughter of Donald and the late Doris Howell; also survived by many relatives and friends. Funeral services were held Tuesday morning at 8:15 from the Lombardo Funeral Home, Southtowns Chapel, 3060 Abbott Road, and a Mass of Christian Burial was held from Our Lady of the Sacred Heath Church at 9 o'clock. Burial was in Holy Cross Cemetery.

McCLOUD - Florence E. (nee Wingard), of Hamburg, June 16, 2001. Wife of the late Willard G. McCloud; mother of Russell (Norma) McCloud and the late Virginia (Richard) Miller; grandmother of Mike, Bob, Cindy, Gary, Lynn and the late Russell McCloud. Funeral services were held Wednesday afternoon at 2 o'clock from the Wurtz Funeral Home, Inc., 9287 Boston State Road, Boston. Mrs. McCloud was a member of the Order of Eastern Star Beulah Chapter.

PHINNEY - Gladys C., 85, of Springville, June 12, 2001. Wife of the late Alvin B.; mother of Shirley Kroll; grandmother of Larry (Jillian) Kroll, Darlene (Donald) Borkowski, Martin Kroll, Laura (Jeff) Horn and Jerry Kroll; also survived by 16 great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews; sister of Raymond Plots, Beatrice Sorensen, Esther Fleckenstein and the late Caroline, Andera and James Plots. Funeral services were held Friday afternoon from the Smith-Weismantel Funeral Home, Inc., 271 East Main Street, Springville. The Rev. Ernest Kellner officiated. Burial was in Maplewood Cemetery. Mrs. Phinney and her late husband Alvin owned and operated Phinney's Restaurant in Ashford Hollow from 1947 to 1951. She also worked at Motorola in Arcade and Fiddlers Green Manor Nursing Home as a cook for 10 years.

James Haggerty
James L. Haggerty, 54 of Jacksonville, Florida, formerly of Machias and Springville, died June 20, 2001 at St. Luke's Hospital in Jacksonville after a short illness.
He was born in Buffalo, a son of the late William Firzgerald Haggerty and Helen Draper Haggerty of Jacksonville.
He was employed by Colomer USA in Jacksonville as a director of sales and had served in the U.S. Marines.
Survivors include his wife, Linda Koch Haggerty, a daughter and son-in-law, Jennifer and Loren Hawks of Chester, Montana; two grandchildren, Bradee and Peyton Hawks; his mother, Helen Draper Haggerty of Jacksonville, Fla.; and several nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held Thursday afternoon, June 28, from the Weeks Funeral Home, Inc., 123 N. Main Street, Warsaw, at 1 o'clock. Burial will be in Maple Grove Cemetery, Gainesville.
Memorials may be made to the American Lung Association or to the American Cancer Society.


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