|CRISTOPHER M. KARNES
Christopher M. Karnes died on October 1, 1998, at the age of 28. He
is survived by his mother, Carol Karnes; father, Michael (Angela) Karnes;
brothers, Jeffrey Karnes of Alexandria, VA and Nathan Garrett; sister,
Jennifer Karnes; aunt, Julia Karnes; uncles, Stephen Karnes, John (Joyce)
Wright, David (Carol) Wright, William (Karen) Wright and Michael (Cher)
Wright; many cousins and friends.
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated in St. Catherine of Siena
Church, Mendon, on Tuesday, October 6, 1998. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
Contributions may be made to the Ronald McDonald House or Mercy Flight
in his memory.
Anne Pritchard of Pittsford, formerly of Honeoye Falls, died on October
2, 1998. Mrs. Pritchard was born in Belfast, North Ireland. She is survived
by her daughter, Debra (Robert) Dardenne; son, Dean (Robin) Pritchard;
grandchildren, Bobby and Brenda Dardenne, Sean, Dillon and Mason Pritchard;
sisters, Vera (Martin) McDade, Louise (Tom) Geddis and Florance (Dr. Robert)
Franklin; brother, Stanley Ellis; dear friend, Sis Dardenne; nieces and
nephews; many friends and staff at Highland Living Center. She was predeceased
by her loving husband, Ervin.
Funeral Services were held at the First Presbyterian Church in Honeoye
Falls on Monday, October 5, 1998. Interment Honeoye Falls Cemetery. Friends
wishing may contribute to the Lima Ambulance Fund in Mrs. Pritchard's memory.
REVA A. STEFFEN
Reva A. Steffen of Honeoye Falls died on Sunday, October 4, 1998. She
is survived by her daughter, Marna (Larry) Evans; grandchildren, Curtis
Evans and Lorraine Amentt; great-grandchildren, Jesse, Cheryl, Chris and
Amanda Evans, and Tara Amentt. She was predeceased by her son, Norman.
Calling hours were held at the Merton Kays Funeral Home in Honeoye
Falls, where Funeral Services were held on Thursday, October 8, 1998. Interment
Honeoye Falls Cemetery. Friends wishing may contribute to the Ionia United
Methodist Church, Ionia, NY in memory of Mrs. Steffen.
ROGER A. SMITH
Roger A. Smith of Mendon, formerly of North Chili, has passed away.
He is survived by his wife, Mary Smith; daughters, Lisa (Curt) Pagano and
Cindy Smith; granddaughter, Andrea Pagano; parents, Sidney and Cecelia
Smith; sisters, Beverly (John) Neder and Laura (Bill) Robinson; several
nieces and nephews.
Calling hours were held at the Merton Kays Funeral Home in Honeoye
Falls. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at St. Joseph's Church
in Rush on Tuesday, October 13, 1998. Those wishing may contribute to the
American Cancer Society in Mr. Smith's memory.
RONALD EDWARD OTT
Though the time seems short, we were glad to have walked with him awhile.
He passed away on Sunday, October 11, 1998, at age 68 after showing us
his strong will. He is survived by his wife, Joyce; mother, Florence; brother,
Bruce (Barb); son, James (Karen); daughters, Gayle (Troy) Schneider, Jayne
Knowlton and Kathy (Mark) Robinson; six grandchildren.
Mr. Ott served in the Korean War as an aerial photographer, for which
he had trained at Rochester Institute of Technology. He then applied this
knowledge to project development at Kodak for 36 years. He always spoke
proudly of Kodak, as only someone so devoted could do. He was a member
of the Lions Club in Scottsville and of the American Legion for many, many
A private service will be held in Fillmore, NY. Memorials may be made
to the Scottsville Ambulance Co.
NANCY R. (NIVEN) LINCOURT
Nancy R. (Niven) Lincourt, 41, entered into rest at her home in Honeoye
Falls on October 11, 1998, after a long battle with cancer. She is survived
by her husband, Tim Lincourt; daughter, Cathy Taran, and her friend, Mario
Schiano; step-daughters, Amy (Jay) Charest, Tammy (Joe) Giardina; mother,
Yoshie Niven, and her friend, Richard Wakamoto; five grandchildren; sister,
Sue (Eric) Bethmann; brothers, John and Daniel Niven; many relatives and
close friends. Nancy was a volunteer and member of the Rush Fire Department
Calling hours were held at Miller Funeral Homes. A Mass of Christian
Burial was celebrated at St. Joseph's Church in Rush on Thursday, October
15, 1998. Entombment White Haven Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, friends
may contribute to the Strong Memorial Cancer Center in Nancy's memory.
ESSIE MAE (WOODWORTH) SOBOL
Essie Mae Sobol, 81, of West Bloomfield died suddenly on Sunday, October
18, 1998, at F.F. Thompson Hospital in Canandaigua.
Mrs. Sobol was born on December 12, 1916, in Hartville, New York, the
daughter of Eli Charles Woodworth and Mae Hale. She worked for Rittenhouse
General Electric in Honeoye Falls, and was a member of the West Bloomfield
She is survived by her beloved companion, Caryl Eckert of West Bloomfield;
daughters, Doris (Dean) McCollum and Betty (Adelbert) Day, both of Canandaigua;
brother, Shirley Woodworth of Wellsville; nine grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren;
one great-great grandchild; several nieces and nephews.
Calling hours were geld at the O'Connell-Drowne Funeral Home in Lima.
Her Funeral Service was held from the West Bloomfield Congregational Church,
the Rev. Corey Keyes officiating. Interment West Bloomfield Cemetery. Contributions
may be made to the West Bloomfield Volunteer Ambulance in her memory.
THEODORE T. EVANGELIST
Theodore T. Evangelist of Honeoye Falls died on Tuesday, October 20,
1998. He was the beloved husband of Audrey; father of Deann Evangelist
and Jacqueline (Frederick) Hafner; grandfather of Frederick (Michelle)
Hafner, Catherine Callow, Jay (Kim) Hafner, Ted Hafner, Mary Pat (Walter)
Rodenhouse and Steven (Hasina) Hafner; brother of Derna Lank and Eugene
(Jody) Evangelist; step-father to Michelle (Greg) Barnard and Dianne Beumont;
step-grandfather to Stephanie, Alicia, Joshua, Chelsey and Jason; also
survived by great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and friends. He was predeceased
by wife, Teresa, and sisters, Katherine Hamill and Olivia Dentino.
Calling hours were held at the Merton Kays Funeral Home in Honeoye
Falls. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on Friday, October 23,
in St. Paul of the Cross Church, Honeoye Falls. Those wishing may contribute
to their favorite charity in memory of Mr. Evangelist.
Walter Simcox of Bristol died on Tuesday, October 20, 1998. He is survived
by his wife, Mary Thelma Simcox; daughter, Thelma Harwood Years; grandchildren,
Greg (Kathy) Years, Cindy (Dennis) Mosher, John (Lisa) Years and Kevin
Years; six great-grandchildren; sisters, Frances Hannum and Louisa (Kirk)
Myers; brother, William (Lois) Simcox; several nieces and nephews.
Calling hours were held at the Merton Kays Funeral Home in Honeoye
Falls, where services were held on Friday, October 23, 1998. A Masonic
Service was held by Union Star Lodge #320 F&AM on Thursday evening,
October 22, 1998. Interment Honeoye Falls Cemetery. Friends wishing may
contribute to the Bristol Ambulance Fund in memory of Mr. Simcox.
HAROLD S. MAUER
Harold S. Mauer of Lima entered into rest on Tuesday, October 20, 1998,
at the age of 79. Mr. Mauer was a World War II Army Veteran, and a graduate
of Oneonta State College. He had careers in teaching and insurance brokerage,
and his passions included the arts and working for civil rights. He was
active in volunteering with senior citizens in Rochester.
He is survived by his former wife, Beta; children, Barbara Schwarz,
Paul Mauer and Joyce Mauer; granddaughter, Becky Hall.
Future Memorial Service for friends and family to be announced. Arrangements
by Falvo Funeral Home.
VINCENT J. GUERIN
Vincent Guerin, age 69, died suddenly on Sunday, May 16, 1999. Vincent
was born on December 2, 1929, in Rochester, the son of Charles and Ruth
(Marchant) Guerin. He was very active in the Honeoye Falls community; serving
as past president of the Rotary and the Chamber of Commerce, a member of
St. Paul of the Cross Church and the American Legion and a proud supporter
of the Honeoye Falls Mendon Volunteer Ambulance and Fire Department. He
served in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean Conflict.
Vincent retired as General Manager and Plant Manager of Southco, Inc.,
Honeoye Falls, after 39 years of service with the company. He enjoyed his
family, serving the community, working at his camp and the Southco "family."
Vincent is survived by his beloved wife of 46 years Catherine (Sage)
of Honeoye Falls; two daughters, Vickie Bovee of Bloomfield, Kathy (Rennie)
Bloom of Honeoye Falls; one son, Lewis (Barbara) Guerin of Lima; seven
grandchildren, Christopher, Laura, and Steven Bovee, Michelle and Amy Bloom,
Katie Kohler and Michael Guerin; his mother, Ruth Guerin of Mendon; sister
Jeanette Gardner of Mendon; brother Christopher (Sandy) Guerin of Ft. Collins,
Colorado; good friend Gregory Bovee of Honeoye Falls; and several nieces
Calling hours were held at the Merton H. Kays Funeral Home in Honeoye
Falls. His Funeral Mass was celebrated by Father Gross at St. Paul of the
Cross Church in Honeoye Falls.
Contributions in Mr. Guerin's memory may be sent to the Honeoye Falls
Mendon Volunteer Ambulance, 210 East Street, Honeoye Falls, NY 14472. Internment
was at St. Paul of the Cross Cemetery in Honeoye Falls.
THOMAS E. SCHIEFEN
Thomas E. Schiefen, of Mendon, died on Tuesday, May 18, 1999. He is
predeceased by his wife, Joan Schiefen. He is survived by two daughters,
Susan Gootnick and Lauren Naramore; son, Timothy Schiefen; mother, Vera
Schiefen; sister, Louise Shultz; brother, Ronald Schiefen; four grandchildren;
and nieces, nephews and cousins. A Memorial Mass was celebrated on Friday,
May 21, at St. Catherine of Siena Church in Mendon. Arrangements were handled
by Richard Dye, Funeral Director at Merton H. Kays Funeral Home in Honoeye
RICHARD L. WESTMILLER
Richard L. Westmiller, of Lima, beloved father, brother and son, died
Friday, May 21, 1999. He was 38.
He is survived by his father, William Westmiller, of Red Creek; two
daughters, Ashley and Shauna; two brothers, Marty and Robbie; six sisters,
Lucy, Barb, Peggy, Sara, Martha and Dorothy; and many nieces and nephews.
Friends called on Tuesday, May 25, at the Fuller Funeral Home in Canandaigua.
A prayer service was held there on Wednesday, May 26, followed by a Funeral
Mass at St. Mary’s Church in Canandaigua. Burial will be at Woodlawn Cemetery.
Contributions may be made for the care of Mr. Westmiller’s daughters,
Ashley and Shauna, by sending them to his sister, Peggy Maurer at 3 Railroad
Avenue, Victor, NY 14654.
EDITH K. HEDENSTEDT
Mrs. Edith K. Hedenstedt died on Saturday, May 22, 1999. She is survived
by her son, Bruce (Sophie) Hedenstedt; and several nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Hedenstedt was a Life Member of Swedish Clippon Lodge 325 for
There was no prior calling hours. A Memorial Service was held Monday,
May 24, 1999, at Nulton Funeral Home in Penfield.
Those wishing may contribute to the Arthritis Foundation or Cancer
Society in Mrs. Hedenstedt’s memory.
JAMES A. JANSEN, SR.
James A. Jansen, Sr., of Rush died suddenly on Tuesday, May 18, 1999
at the Ira Davenport Hospital in Bath, New York.
Jim was born on April 14, 1930, in Rochester, New York, to Anton and
Wilamina Jansen. He was retired from Waste Management Company, where he
was a mechanic for many years. Jim was a member of American Legion Post
1407 in Wayne, NY, Disabled American Veterans Association and the Eagles
Club in Nokomis, Florida. He served in the US Army during the Korean Conflict.
Predeceased by his daughter, Susan, Mr. Jansen is survived by his wife
of 42 years, Ruth Judd Jansen; three sons, Ronald (Paula), Keith (Lisa)
and Jimmy Jr.; one daughter, Tammy Jansen (Jon); eight grandchildren, Jason,
Kimmy, Jenny, Jimmy III, Tim, Andrew, Stephanie and Zachary; three sisters,
Luella (Ralph) Ingleby, Eleanor (William) Mears and Wilhelmina (Frank)
Donohue; sisters-in-law Corrine Jansen and Marie Jansen; nieces and nephews.
Friends called Thursday at the Stephenson-Dougherty Funeral Home in
Avon where Funeral Services were held on Friday, May 21, at 11 a.m., the
Rev. Dr. Thomas Taylor officiating. Interment at Pine Hills Cemetery in
MABEL H. VANDEMAR
Mabel H. VanDeMar, a life-long resident of Brighton, died on Wednesday,
March 17, 1999.
She is survived by her daughter, Dorothy (Dr. Alexander) Abashian;
son, Charles VanDeMar; five grandchildren, Rebecca Cornell, Kimberly Sanders,
Susan Werdein, Phillip Abashian and John VanDeMar; and five great grandchildren.
Friends called at the Merton H. Kays Funeral Home, Inc. in Honeoye
Falls on Sunday. March 21, 1999. Funeral Services were held on Monday,
March 22, at the Honeoye Falls First Presbyterian Church. Friends wishing
to express their sympathy may contribute to the HUmane Society at Lolly
Pop Farm, Victor, NY 14450, in memory of Mrs. VanDeMar.
STEPHEN E. KELLEHER
Stephen E. Kelleher, 51, of Lima and Honeoye Falls died on Friday,
March 19, 1999, at Monroe Community Hospital after a long illness.
Mr. Kelleher was born on December 22, 1947, in Hornell, New York. He
was the son of Stanley Kelleher and Frances (Davis) Kelleher.
He is survived by three sisters, Sharon Kelleher Pool of Texas, Jane
Ryan of Honeoye Falls and Debra Acker of Hornell; five brothers, Gary Kelleher
of Wellsville, Jim Kelleher of Lima, David Kelleher of Florida, Rick Weitzel
of California and Douglas Weitzel of Texas; and several nieces and nephews.
Friends called at the O'Connell-Drowne Funeral Home in Lima, where
Mr. Kelleher's Funeral Service was held on Tuesday, March 23. The Rev.
Dr. Jackie Sullivan officiated. Private interment at Rural Cemetery in
HOWARD W. SNODDY
Howard W. Snoddy of St. Simons Island, Georgia, formerly of Honeoye
Falls, died on Friday, March 5, 1999, after a brief illness. He was 84
Mr. Snoddy was a veteran of World War II and received the Bronze Star.He
was an Eagle Scout of Honeoye Falls and a graduate of Cornell University,
class of 1937. He also volunteered in his retirement to teach sales and
marketing at the college level.
Mr. Snoddy was predeceased by his wife, Loretta (Hayes) Snoddy and
is survived by beloved friend, Marion Clark; daughter, Elizabeth (Don)
Hassett; sons, Richard and Bill Snoddy; grandchildren, Heather and Jamie
Snoddy and Alisa Hassett; sisters, Dorothy Maloney and Enid Sargent; and
several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held on Saturday, March 13, 1999, at St. Anne
Church on Mt. Hope Avenue. A spring interment will follow at St. Paul of
the Cross Cemetery in Honeoye Falls. In lieu of flowers, contributions
may be made to a charity of your choice in his memory.
CHARLES W. SCHAIBLE, SR.
Charles W. Schaible, Sr. of East Avon died on Monday, March 8, 1999.
He is survived by his wife, Marie; son, Charles W. Jr. (Barbara) Schaible;
four grandsons, Stephen (Sharon), Kenneth (Jocelyn), Robert (Jodi), and
Mark Schaible; six great-grandchildren; and one grandniece.
Calling hours were held at the Merton Kays Funeral Home, Inc. in Honeoye
Falls on Thursday, March 11, 1999. A Mass of Christian Burial was held
on Friday, March 12, 1999 at St. Paul of the Cross Church in Honeoye Falls.
Interment at St. Paul of the Cross Cemetery in Honeoye Falls.
ELIZABETH M. (UNDERBUSH) MCNAMARA
Elizabeth M. (Underbrush) McNamara, 100, died at the Episcopal Church
Home in Rochester where she had been a resident since 1987.
Mrs. McNamara was born August 11, 1898, in Avon, the daughter of George
and Catherine (Enright) Underbush. She was a graduate of St. Agnes School
and lived in Canandaigua most of her life. She was employed as a seamstress
at the Canandaigua Veteran Hospital until her retirement.
She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Jeanette and John Conway
of Rochester; son and daughter-in-law, LaVerne (Flora) McNamara of Perinton;
and several grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Mrs. McNamara's Funeral Mass was held at St. Rose Church, Lima. Contributions
can be made to a charity of your choice in her memory. Spring interment
St. Rose Cemetery. Arrangements were made by the O'Connell-Drowne Funeral
Home in Lima.
HUGH C. SEAGER
Hugh C. Seager, 91, of Avon died on Thursday, March 11, 1999, at Strong
Memorial Hospital in Rochester.
Mr. Seager was born on June 8, 1907 in Dalton, NY to Frank and Ruth
(Chandler) Seager. Mr. Seager was a retiree of Gleason Works and a member
of Elim Gospel Church in Lima.
Predeceased by his daughter, Marjorie Seager, he is survived by his
wife of nearly 70 years, Evelyn (Downs) Seager; a son and daughter-in-law,
Richard H. and Judith Seager of Scottsville; two grandsons, Timothy (Tina)
Seager of Tallahassee, FL and Philip (CLaire Tilley) Seager of London,
England; nieces and nephews.
Friends called on Sunday, March 14, at the Stephenson-Dougherty Funeral
Home, Inc. in Avon where services were held on Monday, the Rev. Richard
Drier, officiating. Interment at the convenience of the family at Hunts
Hollow Cemetery, Portage, NY.
Memorials may be made to the Elim Bible Institute, 7245 College Street,
Lima, NY 14485.
ELIZABETH RAE PUSLOSKIE
Elizabeth Rae Pusloskie, six-day old infant daughter of John P. and
Christine E. (Mills) Pusloskie of Avon died on Wednesday, March 10, 1999,
at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester.
Also surviving are her grandparents, John and Sue Pusloskie of Avon
and Edward and Diane Mills of Leroy; great grandparents Dorothy Papke of
Leroy and William and Beatrice Krause of Venice Center, NY; aunts and uncles.
A Mass of Angels was held on Friday, March 12, 1999, at St. Agnes Church
in Avon, the Rev. James Burke officiating. Interment at Machpelah Cemetery
Memorials may be made to the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at Strong
Memorial Hospital, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14642. Arrangements
by the Stephenson-Dougherty Funeral Home, Inc. in Avon.
DAVID JAMES BURT
David James Burt of Honeoye Falls died on Wednesday, March 10, 1999.
He is survived by his wife, Carolyn; two daughters, Fae M. Burt and
Susan (Dennis) Mantegna; son, David John (Suzanne) Burt; three granddaughters,
A.M.N. Melissa, Tiffani and Heather Mantegna; two grandsons, Aaron Mantegna
and Nicholas Kastner; two brothers, Charles (Kay) Wetmore and Ralph (Angie)
Wetmore; two sisters, Myra Mosher and Floy Streib; nieces and nephews.
Friends called on Saturday, March 13, at the Merton H. Kays Funeral
Home, Inc in Honeoye Falls. Services were held on Sunday, March 14 in the
United Methodist Church in Honeoye Falls.
Friends wishing may express their sympathy to the Honeoye Falls United
Methodist Church Memorial Fund or the American Diabetes Association in
memory of Mr. Burt.
FLORENCE E. (VOLZ) DEROOS
Mrs. Florence E. (Volz) DeRoos of Lima and Penfield died on Friday,
March 12, 1999 at the age of 92.
She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Diane M. and Lance
H. Bassage of Lima; two grandsons, Lance H. Bassage II, VMD of Westborough,
MA and Keith D. and Carrie W. Bassage of Withrop, NY. Mrs. DeRoos is also
survived by close family members, including several loving nieces and nephews
and many dear friends. She was predeceased by her husband, Herman J. DeRoos,
A Memorial Service was held on Tuesday, March 16, at 2 p.m. at the
Lima Presbyterian Church. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made
to the Lima Presbyterian Church or a charity of your choice in her memory.
Private interment at White Haven Memorial Park. Arrangements handled
by the O'Connell-Drowne Funeral Home in Lima.
GEORGE W. "BUD" ABBOTT
George W. ("Bud") Abbott, 81, of Scottsville, died on Sunday, February
28, 1999. He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Jeanne M. Abbott; daughter,
Barbara L. Abbott; sons, William G. (Diena) Abbott and Thomas J. (Janet)
Abbott; six grandchildren; step-brother, Charles (Sandra) Coyle; sister-in-law,
Judy Abbott; nieces and nephews.
Friends may attend a Memorial Service on Saturday, March 13 at 3 p.m.
at the Union Presbyterian Church, 1 Browns Avenue in Scottsville. Memorials
may be made to the church or Hospice of Martin and St. Lucy Residence,
Arrangements handled by J.H. Cameron Funeral Home in Scottsville.
VIRGINIA C. CACCAMIS
Virginia C. Caccamis, 76, of Lima, passed away on Friday, March 5,
She is survived by her son, Raymond Caccamis of North Rose; five grandchildren,
brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, including beloved sister-in-law Rosemary
(Charles) Hilbert of Honeoye Falls; several loving nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Caccamis was predeceased by her children, Mary Caccamis, Dean
Caccamis, Jr. and Bruce Caccamis; brother Otis Batzel; and sister, Ruth
Friends called on Sunday, March 7, 1999 at the Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral
Home, Inc. in Livonia, where services were held. Burial at Stafford Cemetery.
Contributions in Mrs. Caccamis' memory may be sent to the Livonia Presbyterian
Church, Livonia Center, NY 14488.
MARY R. MERKEL
Miss Mary R. Merkel, a Bennett Road resident of Bloomfield, died on
Friday, March 5, 1999.
Miss Merkel earned her bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering
for the Rochester Institute of Technology and retired from the Singer Corporation
She served as an East Bloomfield Town Justice for 15 years.
Surviving her are five brothers and three sisters-in-law, Edwin A.
(Marcea) Merkel, Jr. of Stuart, Florida, Victor E. (Ann) Merkel of Mendon,
John J. Merkel and Nelson A. Merkel, both of Rochester, and David A. (Joan)
Merkel of Bloomfield; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Gloria (John) Bennett
of Groton, Connecticut and Marjorie (Edward) Carrier of Hudson, Ohio; and
many nieces and nephews.
There were no prior calling hours. A Memorial Mass will be held at
11 a.m. on Saturday, March 13, 1999 at St. Bridget's/St. Joseph's Church
in East Bloomfield.
Contributions in Miss Merkel's memory may be sent to the Holcomb Emergency
Squad, Main Street, East Bloomfield, NY 14443.
Arrangements handled by the Kennedy and Son Funeral Home in Bloomfield.
ROGER M. HERMAN
Roger M. Herman of Canandaigua passed away on Friday, February 12,
1999. Mr. Herman was the son of the late Rev. Frederick W. and Fannie (Barnard)
Herman. A graduate of the University of Rochester, Mr. Herman ran the K.
H. Bait Co. in Naples, where he invented "Egg Sacks" bait.
Mr. Herman also worked as an inspector at Crossman Arms in West Bloomfield.
He is survived by his wife, June Goff Herman; two daughters, Ann (Jacques)
Lambert and Sally Herman; and several nieces and nephews.
Friends called at the Merton H. Kays Funeral Home, Inc., in Honeoye
Falls on Sunday and Monday, February 21 and 22. Funeral Services were held
there on February 22 at 1 p.m. Interment Pine Hill Cemetery in Rush. Friends
wishing to may express their sympathy to the Canandaigua Ambulance Fund
in Mr. Herman's memory.
CHERYL J. MINARIK
Cheryl J. Minarik, 40, of Livonia, formerly of Avon, died Thursday,
February 18, 1999 at her home.
She was born on August 6, 1958 in Rochester New York to Leo J. and
Dorothy (Kramer) Torregiano. Mrs. Minarik was a graduate of Avon Central
School and worked at Delco Products in Rochester from 1984 to 1994.
Cheryl was predeceased by her father, Leo J. Torregiano Sr., in 1995.
She is survived by her husband, Mayo Minarik; children, Jeremy, Donald
and Laura Peet, and Jacob, Alexandria, Courtney and Joshua Minarik; her
mother, Dorothy (Joe) Augello of Florida; her sister, Lynn Law (Andy Acker)
of Florida; three brothers, Victor (Nicoletta ) Torregiano of Warsaw, Leo
(Geri) Torregiano Jr. of Geneseo and John Torregiano of LeRoy; mother-
and father-in-law, Loretta and Melvin Minarik of Rochester; two brothers-in-law,
Philip (Kathy) Minarik and Joseph (Rayle) Minarik; aunts, uncles, nieces,
nephews, cousins; very special friends, Ed and Molly Peet and Joseph and
Mary Pilato; and many friends.
Friends called Saturday and Sunday, February 20 and 21, at the Stephenson-Dougherty
Funeral Home, Inc. in Avon. A Funeral Mass of Christian Burial was held
Monday, February 22, at St. Agnes Church, Avon. Interment St. Agnes Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Livonia Volunteer Ambulance Service, P.O.
Box 179, Livonia, NY 14487.
Catherine "Marie" Thomas of Rush died suddenly on Saturday, February
20, 1999. She is survived by her husband, Larry Thomas; cousins, Jackie
Ernst, Jill Kraft and Betty Hobin; brother-in-law Ray (Pauline) Thomas;
sister-in-law Molly (Donald) Meyer; two nephews, Mark and Keith Meyer;
and niece, Missy Clark.
Friends called on Monday, February 22, at the Henry D. Halloran and
Son Funeral Home, Inc. in West Henrietta, where her Funeral Service was
held on Tuesday, February 22. Interment Maplewood Cemetery. Donations may
be made to the American Cancer Society.
MARIA K. KRAUS
Maria K. Kraus of Honeoye Falls, formerly of Rochester, died on Tuesday,
February 9, 1999. She was predeceased by husband, Alfons Kraus. She is
survived by son, Richard T. Kraus, M.D.; grandchildren, Richard, Michael,
Katherine, John (Ronda), Elizabeth, and Paul (Gwen); great-grandchildren,
Justin, Jennifer, Kristine, Jonathan, Frank, Riley, Evin and Anna; nieces
and nephews, all of Germany.
Friends called at the Merton H. Kays Funeral Home, Inc. in Honeoye
Falls on Friday, February 12. A Mass of Christian Burial was held in St.
Paul of the Cross Church in Honeoye Falls. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
Friends wishing may contribute to St. Paul of the Cross Church and remember
Mrs. Kraus in their prayers.
PAULA M. FISCHETTI
Paula M. Fischetti of Honeoye Falls, formerly of Long Island, died
on Saturday, February 13, 1999. She was predeceased by husband, Stephen,
and son, Vincent. She is survived by sons, Stephen V. and James Fischetti;
sister, Rosey (Joseph) Balinedo; brothers, John and Theodore (Shirley)
Horyczun; eight grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; several nieces
Friends called locally at the Merton H. Kays Funeral Home, Inc. in
Honeoye Falls on Tuesday, February 16. A Mass of Christian Burial will
be celebrated on Friday, February 19, 1999, at Lady of Perpetual Help Church,
Lindenhurst, Long Island. Interment St. Joseph's Cemetery, Babylon, NY.
CHARLES JAY DOMVILLE
Charles Jay Domville, 30, of Bloomfield died suddenly on Sunday, February
14, 1999, in Inlet, NY. He is survived by wife, Kelly McCann Domville;
sons, Charles John III and Cody Edward Domville; father, Charles J. Domville
(Kay Baier) of West Bloomfield; mother, Linda Cameron; brother, Craig (Shelly)
Domville of Bloomfield; sister, Charlene (Mike) Rider of Honeoye; maternal
grandparents, Jim and Rena Bortle of Bloomfield; nieces, nephews, cousins
and many friends.
Mr. Domville was a partner in the Barnes Express LTD.
Calling hours were held at the O'Connell-Drowne Funeral Home in Lima
on Wednesday, February 17. A Funeral Service will be held at 11 a.m. on
Thursday, February 18, at the West Bloomfield Congregational Church, Rev.
Corey Keyes officiating. Friends wishing may make memorial contributions
to a favorite charity.
SANDRA R. SIMMONS
Sandra R. Simmons, 58, of Honeoye Falls died on Saturday, February
13, 1999. Sandra was predeceased by her father, Edward J. Rose, and brother,
Wayne S. Rose. She is survived by daughter, Tammy (Glenn) Tvrdik of Honeoye
Falls; sons, Tom (Linda) Simmons of Livonia and Tim (Jennifer) Simmons
of Henrietta; grandchildren, Jordyn and Morgan Simmons, Megan Tvrdik; mother,
Margaret Rose of Lima; sisters, Beverly (Robert) Lusk of Lima and Anne
Sutton of Rochester; brothers, Michael (Ellen) Rose of Honeoye Falls and
Kevin (Linda) Rose of FL; sister-in-law, Victoria Rose of Livonia; nieces
Funeral Services were held on Wednesday, February 17, 1999 at the Lima
Baptist Church, Rev. Michael Maloney officiating. Interment Oakridge Cemetery,
Lima. Memorials may be made to Livingston County Hospice Fund, 2 County
Campus, Mt. Morris, NY 14510.
ANN P. MAYER
Ann P. Mayer of Lima died on Saturday, February 6, 1999, at the age
of 98. She is survived by daughter, Carol (Richard) Cutler of CA; son,
Bruce (Dinah) Mayer of Lima; grandchildren, Dennis (Susan) Mayer and Becky
(Kenneth) Cook. She was predeceased by husband, Philip Mayer, in 1978 and
grandson, Mark Mayer, in 1994.
Memorial Services will be held at a time to be announced. Interment
Lorraine Park Cemetery, Baltimore, MD. Contributions may be made to the
Lima Presbyterian Church (7295 W. Main Street, Lima, NY 14485) or the Catonsville
Presbyterian Church (Frederick Road, Catonsville, MD 21228) in her memory.
Ref. O'Connell-Drowne Funeral Home.
MARGARET F. (PEGGY) WAGNER
Margaret F. (Peggy) Wagner of Lima died suddenly on Sunday, February
7, 1999. Peggy retired from Eastman Kodak in 1983. She is survived by husband,
Richard C. Wagner; son, David R. (Linda) Wagner of Lima; granddaughter,
Tiffany Ann (Douglas) Long of Avon.
A Funeral Mass of Christian Burial was held on Wednesday, February
10, 1999, at St. Rose Church in Lima. Interment St. Rose Cemetery at the
convenience of the family. Memorials may be made to the Lima Volunteer
Ambulance Fund, PO Box 335, Lima, NY 14485.
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