|WINIFRED V. SAXTON
HORNELL - Winifred V. Saxton, 89, formerly of 71 Church Street Court,
died Thursday evening (Aug. 17, 2000) at Hornell Gardens where she had
resided for the past two and a half years.
Born in Hornell on May 4, 1911, she was the daughter of George and
Bessie (Carnes) Hebbe. She was married in 1933 to Lee Saxton, who died
Winifred had been employed as a "picker" for nine years at the former
Huguets Silk Mill and also had been employed for 12 years as an "examiner"
at the former Merrell Hosiery in Hornell.
She was a member of the Park United Methodist Church and had been an
active member of the RSVP (Retired Senior Volunteer Program). She had also
served as president of the Church Street Court Housing Association for
two years and as the association's treasurer for six years.
Surviving are two sons, John (Carol) Saxton of Elmira, and Steve (Karen)
Saxton of Hornell; two daughters, Marilyn "Midge" (Marion) Brewer of Hornell,
and Susan (Frank) Renfroe of Woodbridge, Va.; 10 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren;
several nieces and nephews.
The family of Winifred V. Saxton will receive friends on Thursday from
2 to 4 & 7 to 9 p.m. at the Dagon Funeral Home, 38 Church St., Hornell,
where funeral and committal services will be held on Friday at 11 a.m.,
with Pastor Roger King officiating. Burial will be in Rural Cemetery.
RUSHVILLE - James Williamson, 50, of Warren Street, Rushville, died
unexpectedly Sunday (Aug. 20, 2000) at F. F. Thompson Hospital in Canandaigua.
Mr. Williamson was born Oct. 9, 1949, in Steubenville, Ohio, the son
of Dorothy O'Leary Williamson and the late James H. Williamson. He graduated
from Catholic Central High School in Steubenville. He was employed at Hansford
Engineering in Rochester for the past 10 years and was a member of the
Project Management Institute. He was active in Boy Scouts for several years
and with the Marcus Whitman Basketball Boosters. He was a past member of
the Rushville Lions Club.
He is survived by his wife, Brenda Williamson; two daughters, Marvella
Williamson of Canandaigua, and Shauna (Bob) Brown of Honeoye Falls; two
sons, Brian Williamson and Michael Williamson, both of Rushville; two grandchildren,
Brandon and Kalyssa Acoff, both of Canandaigua; his mother, Dorothy Williamson
of Steubenville, Ohio; two brothers, Terry (Pat) Williamson of Tampa, Fla.,
and Tom (Lynn) Williamson of Port Washington.
Friends may call Wednesday from 2 to 4 & 7 to 9 p.m. at the Kenneth
J. Perkins Funeral Home in Gorham. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held
Thursday at 11 a.m. at St. Mary's Church in Rushville. Father Sean Garrity
will officiate. Burial will be in Rushville Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association,
Finger Lakes Region, 191 Parrish St., Canandaigua, N.Y. 14424; or to the
Middlesex Valley Volunteer Ambulance, PO Box 1, Middlesex, N.Y. 14507.
FLORENCE E. LEWIS
AVON - Florence E. Lewis, 77, died Monday (Aug. 21, 2000) at Strong
Memorial Hospital. Mrs. Lewis lived at 158 Sackett Rd. in Avon and was
previously from Alfred Station.
She was born Jan. 2, 1923 in Geneseo, the daughter of John and Florence
She is survived by her daughter, Joann (Sonny) Maynard of Chapel Hill,
N.C.; grandchildren, Samantha (Shawn) Toncy, Joann (Bill) Reed, and Peter
Maynard; great-grandchildren, Justin and Megan Toncy; her mother, Florence
Carney of Geneseo; sisters, Arlene Driscoll of Rochester and Mary Louise
(Walter) Bailor of Geneseo; brothers, John (Laura) Carney of Leroy, William
(Barbara) Carney of Groveland, Robert (Shirley) Carney of Avon, and Harold
(Josephine) Carney of Phelan, Calif.; sister-in-law, Grace Goodall of Louisville,
Ky.; aunt, Julia Clements of Avon, step-daughters, Alyce (Jerry) Carpenter
of Wellsville and Carol (Andrew) Stevens of Lufkin, Texas; a stepson, Robert
(Debbie) Lewis of Alfred Station; step grandchildren, Michael and Elisabeth
Lewis and Rachael and Jeremy Stevens; many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband Robert Lewis on May 31, 1999,
and her father, John Carney.
Memorial services will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Cornerstone
Baptist Church on Reservoir Rd. in Geneseo with Rev. John Zatkiewicz officiating.
Interment will be in the Alfred Rural Cemetery in Alfred. Arrangements
were made by Rector-Hicks Funeral Home in Geneseo.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Heart Association,
PO Box 3049, Syracuse, N.Y. 13220.
CLAIR J. LANDER
DANSVILLE - Clair J. Lander, 90, of Hillcrest Circle in Dansville,
passed away early Monday morning (Aug. 21, 2000), at Noyes Memorial Hospital.
He was born in South Dansville on March 29, 1910, a son of the late
James and Dora Weber Lander. On Saturday, Aug. 19, Claire and his wife
the former Carmel Perry celebrated their 64th wedding anniversary. He was
also predeceased by his brothers and sisters.
Clair was employed at the Foster Wheeler Energy Corp. of Dansville
as the Night Foreman retiring in 1973 after over 40 years of service.
He was a 56-year member of the Dansville Presbyterian Church, a former
board member and groundskeeper at the Dansville Fish and Game Club. He
also enjoyed the Wednesday afternoon Pitch game at the club. Clair was
a member of the Twenty-five Year Club at Foster Wheeler, and a former member
of the Loyal Order of the Moose #1130 of Dansville.
Surviving in addition to his dear wife Carmel are his daughter, Joy
(Carl) Clauss of Wallingford, Pa.; his son Bruce (Margaret) Lander of Long
Beach, Calif.,; three grandchildren, Mark (Sarah) Clauss of Baltimore,
Beth Clauss of Philadelphia and Andrew Lander of Long Beach, Calif.; several
nieces and nephews.
Friends may call Friday from 9 to 10 a.m. at the Hindle Funeral Home,
271 Main St., Dansville where services will be held at the completion of
calling hours at 10 a.m. Interment will be in Greenmount Cemetery in Dansville.
In lieu of flowers, friends may make memorial contributions to the
Dansville Presbyterian Church, 3 School St., or the Dansville Fish &
Game Club, PO Box 406, Dansville, N.Y. 14437.
PORT RICHEY, Fla. - Margaret Wilkins passed away on Dec. 9, 1999 at
her winter home in Port Rickey, Fla.
She was predeceased by her beloved husband Raymond and is survived
by three sons, Monte, Richard, and Harold Wilkins and two daughters, Barbara
Bennett and Miriam Carroll.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Aug. 26 at Arkport Cemetery.
RITA A. BURDETT
HORNELL - Rita A. Burdett, 80, of 136 East Elm St., Hornell, died Monday
afternoon at St. James Mercy Hospital, following a long illness.
The family of Rita A. Burdett will receive friends on Wednesday from
2 to 4 & 7 to 9 p.m. at the Dagon Funeral Home, 38 Church St., Hornell.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Thursday at a time to be
A complete obituary will appear in Wednesday's edition of The Evening
JOHN P. JACK DELANEY
HORNELL - John P. "Jack" Delaney, 72, died Friday afternoon (Aug. 18,
2000) at his home at 549 O'Connor Road ( Town of Hornellsville), following
a long illness.
Born in Grand Rapids, Mich. on October 10, 1927, he was a son of the
late John J. and Hilda Paulson Delaney.
Jack served with the U.S. Army and was assigned to the Army Research
and Graduate School in Washington, D.C. A graduate of Michigan State University,
where he majored in Business Administration, he was an administrative resident
at Harper Hospital in Detroit, Mich.
He received his Master of Arts degree from the University of Iowa and
was a resident director of the San Francisco Committee on Hospital and
Health Facilities. He was also assistant to the director of the Institute
of Administrative Medicine at Columbia University.
A senior consultant at A.J. Rourke Associates in Larchmont, he was
also a consultant to the C.E.O. of Mercy Hospital in Bay City, Mich.
Jack came to Hornell in 1961 and was the President, C.E.O., and also
served as a member of the Board of Directors of the former Bethesda Community
Hospital in North Hornell. He was also executive director of the Rural
Health and Human Services Association of the Southern Tier of New York.
He was a professor of Health Planning and Management at Alfred University,
where he established and directed an academic program leading to a Bachelor
of Arts degree. He retired in 1992 as professor emeritus.
Since 1968 Jack has resided at his O'Connor Road home, where he established
and operated Blueberry Hill Farm, which is now operated by his youngest
His family includes his wife, the former Virginia "Ginny" Knopf, a
graduate of Ohio State University, who he married in 1953; his two daughters,
Su (David) Berkheimer of Fairfax, Va. and Marilyn Flynn of Arkport; his
two grandchildren, Andrew Berkheimer, a senior at MIT and Laura Berkheimer,
a sophomore at Virginia Tech; his brother, James (Mary Ann) Delaney of
Jacksonville, Fla; and his three nephews.
Besides his parents, Jack was predeceased by his son, John Kevin Delaney.
At his request, there will be no calling hours or funeral services.
Those wishing may contribute in Jack's memory to Southern Tier Hospice,
Inc. P.O. Box 842, Hornell, NY 14843.
Arrangements are with the Bishop & Johnson Funeral Home, Inc. in
HAROLD E. WHITFORD
DANSVILLE - Harold E. Whitford, 87, died Sunday (Aug. 20, 2000) at
St. James Mercy Hospital where he had been a patient for two weeks.
He was born June 16, 1913 in Hornellsville, the son of the late Silas
and Eva (Weld) Whitford. He was married on Dec. 4, 1945 in Bath to Lois
M. (McDaniel) Whitford of whom he has been married to for 54 years.
He was employed on the family farm with his father for several years
and by the Erie Railroad for eight years. He had been the co-owner and
partner for the Beacon Inn on the Almond Road and was owner and operator
of the Whitehorse Crest along with his wife for 20 years. Harold also owned
and operated his own water well drilling business for 20 years.
He was predeceased by a very special nephew Billy McDaniel in 1992;
three sisters, Marion Whitford, Hazel Dunn, and Lillian Clark; three brothers,
Robert, Frank, and Max Whitford.
Besides his wife, Lois, he is survived by one daughter, Diane (Pat)
Kenney of Dansville and one son, Royce Whitford of Dansville; two grandchildren,
Todd (Stacie) Faulds of Florida and Brandi Kenney of Springwater; one great-grandchild
Jayson Faulds of Florida; one sister-in-law Ruth Smith of Hornell; two
brothers-in-law, Lewis (Shirley) McDaniel of Dansville and Lyle McDaniel
of Arkport; several nieces and nephews.
Friends may call on Tuesday from 2 to 4 & 7 to 9 p.m. at the Chamberlin
Funeral Home, Inc., 73 Main St., Dansville, where friends and committal
services will be held on Wednesday at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Jamie Stevens
officiating. Burial will be in the Arkport Cemetery.
Friends who wish may make memorial contributions to the Sparta United
Methodist Church in Dansville.
RICHARD J. "DICK" CALNAN
ARKPORT - Richard J. "Dick" Calnan, 81, of 15 East Avenue died Saturday
evening (Aug. 19, 2000) at his home, following a long illness.
Born in Leicester on May 12, 1919, he was the son of Fred and Bertha
(Flynn) Calnan. He has resided in Arkport for the past 50 years.
Dick spent his entire life in the automotive business. He began in
the late 1930s, washing cars at the former Hornell Buick Company. He later
became the company's mechanic, a position that he held for many years.
In 1956, Dick took over as manager and he purchased the business in 1960,
changing the name to Dick Calnan Buick. He owned and operated the dealership
In 1964, he established Dick Calnan Auto Sales in Arkport, which later
became Dick Calnan Auto Repair. He enjoyed operating the business for the
next 30 years.
Dick was a former member and past president of the Hornell Exchange
Club and a former board member and past president of Hornell Campfire.
The hobby most dear to his heart was restoring vintage cars and tractors.
He was married on Aug. 16, 1947, to the former Elizabeth Rink who died
on Aug. 1, 1988.
Surviving are two sons, Fred (Barb) Calnan of Dansville and William
(Mary) Calnan of Baldwinsville; two daughters, Mary (Steve) Curtis of Hornell
and Sandy (Bill) Karns of Arkport; his friend and companion, Waneta O'Dell
of Arkport; seven grandchildren, Debra Robinson, Richard Calnan, Amanda
Karns, Edward Karns, Laura Karns, Matthew Calnan and Shawn Calnan; several
nieces and nephews.
The family of Richard J. "Dick" Calnan will receive friends on Tuesday
from 2 to 4 & 7 to 9 p.m. at the Dagon Funeral Home, 38 Church St.,
Hornell, where funeral and committal services will be held on Wednesday
at 11 a.m. with Rev. Jamie Stevens officiating. Burial will be in Arkport
Memorial contributions may be made to either the American Cancer Society,
1400 Winton Road, N. Rochester, N.Y. 14609 or to Southern Tier Hospice,
PO Box 842, Hornell, N.Y. 14843. Memorial forms will be available at the
Dagon Funeral Home.
HERBERT E. WAITE JR.
ALFRED - Herbert E. Waite Jr., 38, of 34 Glen Street, died late Thursday
night (Aug. 17, 2000) shortly after arrival at St. James Mercy Hospital.
Born June 9, 1962 in North Hampton, Mass., he was the son of Herbert
and Phyllis Clark Waite. Herbert moved to Corning in 1967. He had lived
in Avoca for a time then in 1985 moved to Alfred Station. He had made his
home in Alfred since 1996.
Herbert had been employed at Friendly's Restaurant in Hornell and most
recently employed by the Allegany County ARC doing janitorial work.
He was predeceased by his mother, Phyllis in 1989 and a brother, Frank
Waite in 1997.
Surviving are his father and step mother Herbert and Linda Waite; two
sisters, Linda (Peter) Stull of Alfred Station, and Rebecca Waite of Alfred;
two brothers, Dennis Waite of Texas and LeRoy Waite of Alfred; two half
brothers, James (Karla) Waite of Rochester, and Michael (Pam) Waite of
Bath; a step brother, Robert Fish Jr. of Florida; two step grandmothers,
Catherine Clark of Belfast and Evaline Carl of Horseheads; three nieces,
a nephew, and several uncles and cousins.
The family will receive friends Tuesday at 2 to 3:30 p.m. at the Bender-Brown
& Powers Funeral Home, 354 Canisteo St., Hornell, where funeral services
will be held at the conclusion of calling hours with the Rev. Roger Gardner
officiating. Burial will be in Alfred Rural Cemetery.
"From now on you will have to keep track of Daylight Savings and the
spot on your shirt by yourselves."
Those wishing to remember Herbert may make memorial contributions to
the Alfred Seventh Day Baptist Church Herb Waite Memorial Fund or the Allegany
JUNE E. LABELL
LAGRANGE, Texas - June E. LaBell, 58, of 518 Panorama Rd., LaGrange,
Texas, formerly of Wayland died Saturday (Aug. 12, 2000) at the Monument
Hill Nursing Home in LaGrange, Texas, after a long illness.
June was born Oct. 4, 1941 in Groveland, the daughter of Erwin and
Ada Flint McDowell and resided most of her life in Wayland prior to moving
to LaGrange, Texas, in 1983.
She was employed as a bus driver for the Wayland Central School and
later was a nurse's aid at the Monument Hill Nursing Home in LaGrange,
June was predeceased by her father, Erwin McDowell in 1971.
She is survived by her husband, Bertrum LaBell; one son, Bertrum (Pamela)
LaBell Jr. of Lockport; three daughters, Pamela Ann Menefee of LaGrange,
Texas, Darlene (Robert) O'Keefee of Buffalo, and Debra Lynn (Jesse) of
LaGrange, Texas; seven grandchildren, several nieces and nephews; one sister,
Mary (Jack) Shermer of Caledonia.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 & 7 to 9 p.m. Monday at the St. George-Stanton
Funeral Home, 109 West Naples St., Wayland, where funeral services will
be conducted at 2 p.m. on Tuesday with the Rev. David Hotchkiss officiating.
Burial will be in Union Cemetery in Scottsburg.
WINIFRED V. SAXTON
HORNELL - Winifred V. Saxton, 89, formerly of 71 Church Street Court,
died Thursday evening (Aug. 17, 2000) at Hornell Gardens.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Dagon
Funeral Home, 38 Church St., Hornell.
BARBARA E. ADAMS
COHOCTON - Barbara E. Adams, 52, of Park Avenue, passed away Tuesday
(Aug. 15, 2000) at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester.
Barbara was born May 25, 1948 in Beaver Valley, Pa., a daughter of
Thomas and Clarissa Fletcher. She married Roger Adams on June 11, 1966
in Flinton, Pa., he survives. She was a homemaker and mother of one daughter.
She enjoyed crossword puzzles, but most of all her grandsons.
She is survived by her husband of 34 years, Roger; one daughter, Gale
(Tim) MacDougal Sr. of Cohocton; two grandsons, Tim MacDougal Jr. and Adam
MacDougal both of Cohocton; two sisters and two brothers, all of Pennsylvania;
several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Friends may call from 12 to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Walter E. Baird
& Sons Funeral Home, 100 E. Naples Street, Wayland, where funeral services
will be held at the conclusion of calling hours, with Rev. David Bernard
officiating. Burial will be in Mapleview Cemetery in Cohocton.
Contributions may be made to a charity of the donor's choice in memory
of Barbara Adams.
JOYCE C. NUETZEL
ATLANTA - Joyce C. Nuetzel, 63, of County Route 36, passed away Monday
(Aug. 14, 2000) at Noyes Memorial Hospital in Dansville after a long illness.
Joyce was born Nov. 12, 1936 in Atlanta, a daughter of Earl and Hazel
(Johnson) Hagadone. She married Bruce Nuetzel on June 18, 1960 in Wayland,
he survives. Joyce was a former secretary at Kodak in Rochester, but she
dedicated most of her life to her husband and their family. She enjoyed
traveling to craft shows and cooking.
She attended the Atlanta Presbyterian Church and was a former member
of the Wayland Women's Bowling League.
She is survived by her husband of 40 years, Bruce; three sons, Michael
(Orn) Nuetzel of Wichita, Kan., David Nuetzel of Randolph, N.J., and Thomas
(Linda) Nuetzel of St. Louis, Mo.; two grandchildren, Kelly and Corey Nuetzel
both of St. Louis, Mo.; two sisters, Elaine (Charles) Fisher of Atlanta
and Carol (Eugene) Pareschi of Hamlin; several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews,
Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday and 2 to 4 & 7 to 9
p.m. Thursday at the Walter E. Baird & Sons Funeral Home, 100 E. Naples
St., Wayland, where funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday with
Rev. Thomas Montgomery officiating. Burial will be in Clearview Cemetery,
Contributions may be made to the Atlanta Presbyterian Church or the
Hatch Hose Ambulance Corps. in memory of Joyce C. Nuetzel.
MARY LOUISE HOAD
PRATTSBURGH - Mary Louise Hoad, 76, of Prattsburgh, died Sunday (Aug.
13, 2000) at Arnot-Ogden Medical Center.
Mrs. Hoad was born Aug. 7, 1924 in Pulteney and was the daughter of
Floyd O. and Janie Marie Bonney Magee. She was a member of the First Presbyterian
Church of Bath and a retired driver with the Prattsburgh Bus Line.
She is survived by two sons, William (Mary) Hoad of Wayland, and Richard
(Nancy) Hoad of Prattsburgh; six grandchildren, Steven Hoad, Lisa Johnson,
Richard Hoad, Jr., Todd, Jason, and Rhonda Hoad; nine great-grandchildren;
three sisters, Hazel Wilson of Bath, Rita (Winston) Slayton of Wallace,
and Anita (Alex) Gutow of Prattsburgh; one brother, Robert (Donna) Magee
of Savanna; many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband
Clarence Junior Hoad in April of 1978.
Friends may call on Tuesday from 2 to 4 & 7 to 9 p.m. at the Bottoni-Wood
Funeral Home, 4 Mechanics Street, Prattsburgh where funeral services will
be held on Wednesday at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Virginia Murray officiating.
Burial will be at Rural Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to The Prattsburgh Volunteer Ambulance.
MAISIE M. McDANIELS
HORNELL - Maisie M. McDaniels, 80, of 225 Vincent St. died Monday evening
(Aug. 14, 2000) at Strong Memorial Hospital following a brief illness.
A native of Baltimore, Md., she was born Oct. 12, 1919, and was the
daughter of Erb and Irene (Slate) Wilhelm. She had resided in the Hornell
area for most of her life.
Maisie had been employed in the housekeeping department of Hornell
Nursing Home for many years, retiring about 16 years ago. She enjoyed crocheting
and devoted her time and love to her children and grandchildren.
Surviving are one daughter, Irene (Michael Reese) Ellington of Hornell;
one son, H. John (Aimee) McDaniels of Canisteo; one brother, Alan Wilhelm
of Virginia; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; several nieces
The family of Maisie M. McDaniels will receive friends on Wednesday
from 4 to 7 p.m. (only) at the Dagon Funeral Home, 38 Church St., Hornell,
where funeral and committal services will be held on Thursday at 11 a.m.
Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery.
MAUREEN T. PARADA
ARKPORT - Maureen T. Parada, 52, of 7 Holly Court, Arkport, died Thursday
afternoon (Aug. 10, 2000) as a result of injuries sustained in an automobile
Born in Hornell on Oct. 27, 1947, she was the daughter of Eugene and
Mary Catherine (McAndrews) Ludden.
Maureen attended Greenwood Central School and graduated from Meadville
High School in Meadville, Pa.. She earned her associates degree in dental
hygiene at Onondaga Community College in Syracuse.
She was employed by the Hornell City School system from 1967-68 as
a dental hygienist. Maureen decided to take the next several years off
from the "work force" so she could devote more time and energy to her family.
She has been employed at the Orthodontist office of Thrifthauser &
Salmon since 1975.
Maureen was an active communicant of St. Ann's Church, where she served
as a Eucharist minister. She volunteered at St. James Mercy Hospital, supported
her husband's activities in the B.P.O.E. (Elks Lodge), ran the concession
stand for the Arkport Jr. Baseball League until 1985, and was a member
of the Hornell Ladies of Columbus.
She was married on Aug. 12, 1967 to Robert J. Parada, who survives.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by three sons, Michael William
Parada of Albany, Robert John Parada, Jr. of Rochester, and Peter Andrew
Parada of Los Angeles, Calif.; her parents, Gene and Mary Catherine Ludden
of Hornell; three sisters, Anne (Bruce) Prashaw of Syracuse, Mary Kay (James)
Rahmlow of Rochester, Margaret "Peggy" (Kenneth) Diehl of Rochester; three
brothers, William (Theresa) Ludden of Hornell, Chris (Sylvia) Ludden of
Scottsdale, Az., and John (Nancy) Ludden of Austin, TX.; several aunts,
uncles, cousins, nieces, and nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated today at 11 a.m. at St. Ann's
Church with burial in St. Mary's Cemetery. Memorial contributions in Maureen's
name may be made to St. Ann's Church, 31 Erie Ave., Hornell, NY 14843 or
to St. James Mercy Hospital, 411 Canisteo St., Hornell, NY 14843.
LUCILLE (DUNN) EDWARDS
HORNELL - Lucille (Dunn) Edwards, 87, formerly of Sawyer Street Site,
Hornell, died Saturday (Aug. 12, 2000) at McAuley Manor, where she had
resided for the past one and a half years.
Born in Susquehanna, Pa., on April 28, 1913, she was the daughter of
Eugene and Anna (Littell) Dunn. She has resided in the Hornell area for
the past 68 years.
During WWII, Lucille was employed as a file clerk for the FBI. She
later began work as a bookkeeper at the former Woolworth's Store in Hornell,
a position that she held for over 40 years, until her retirement in 1978.
She was a member of the Women of the Moose for over 50 years and was
past District Deputy Grand Regent of New York State.
Lucille was married in 1947 to Kenneth Miller who died in 1960. In
1973 she married William Edwards who died in 1986. She was also preceded
in death by her sisters, Mildred Spendlove, Marjorie Brown and Barbara
Bill; and her brothers, Edwin Dunn and Eugene Dunn.
Surviving are three brothers, Harold (Audrey) Dunn of Adrian, Robert
(Joan) Dunn of Hornell, and Lawrence (Margaret) Dunn of Arkport; five sisters,
Gen Graham of North Hornell, Beverly (Albert) Coddington of Hornell, Gerry
(Robert) Burley of Hornell, Helen Kerr of Vienna, Va., and Joan (Felix)
Marucha of Odenton, MD; many nieces and nephews.
The family of Lucille (Dunn) Edwards will receive friends on Tuesday
from 7 to 9 p.m. (only) at the Dagon Funeral Home, 38 Church St., Hornell,
where funeral and committal services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday
with Rev. Alan Howe officiating. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery in
Lucille's family requests that memorial contributions in her name be
made to the American Diabetes Association, 20 Ramona St., Rochester, NY
EMALINE W. STEWART
DANSVILLE - Emaline W. Stewart, 87, of 236 Main St. passed away Wednesday
(Aug. 9, 2000) at Noyes Memorial Hospital in Dansville.
Born in South Canisteo, Dec. 27, 1912 a daughter of Collins and Josie
Cornish Whittemore, she had spent her early years in Canisteo before moving
to the Wellsville area about 1940. She had resided in Dansville since 1988.
She was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary VFW of Wellsville. Emaline was
predeceased by her husband Arnold Stewart in 1976; her son James L. Stewart
in May of 1988; two sisters Mrs. Annabelle Bebout, and Mrs. Isabelle Bement;
and one brother Dee Clark.
Surviving are four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and a special
niece, Eleanor Kerr of Visalia, Calif.
The family will be present to receive friends Saturday (Aug. 12, 2000)
from 2 to 4 & 7 to 9 p.m. at the Bender-Brown & Powers Funeral
Home, 354 Canisteo St., Hornell where funeral services will be held Sunday
at 1 p.m. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery in Wellsville.
Those wishing to remember Emaline are asked to consider a contribution
to the charity of the donor's choice.
RAOUL A. "BUTCH" MASTERSON
HORNELL - Raoul A. "Butch" Masterson, 64, of 51 Fulton St., died unexpectedly
Tuesday (Aug. 8, 2000) at his home.
Born in North Hornell, Feb. 25, 1936, he had resided his early life
in Hornell, and in Texas for 18 years where he was employed by K-Mart.
He returned to Hornell about 14 years ago. At the time of his death, he
was employed in janitorial services for ARC. He had served for 8 years
in the U.S. Air Force.
Surviving are two daughters, Beth A. Klees of Bath and Kim I. Masterson
of Texas; one son, Mark A. Masterson of Texas; five sisters, Dolores Suriani
of Hornell with whom he made his home, Arlinda Preston of Hornell, Juanita
Harrington of Hornell, Barbara Payne of California, and Naomi Myers of
Hornell; seven brothers, Ramon Masterson of North Carolina, Donald Masterson
of Florida, Dahl Flynn of Hornell, Patrick Moore of Corning, and Ernie
Myers, Ricky Myers, and Terry Myers all of Hornell; a loving niece, Brenda
Foster of Hornell; five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
There will be no public calling hours. A private service for the family
will be held at the Bender-Brown & Powers Funeral Home in Hornell.
Burial will be in the Bath National Cemetery.
FAYE VIOLA FULLER
ANDOVER - Faye V. Fuller, 77, of 33 Grove St., died Monday (Aug. 7,
2000) at Jones Memorial Hospital in Wellsville.
She was born July 21, 1923 in Hanyville, Pa., daughter of Raymond and
Ada Barnhart Button. On July 23, 1960 in Andover she married Richard Fuller,
who survives. She attended school in Andover and was known as the "neighborhood
gramma," nurturing family and friends in special ways with her cooking,
sewing, canning and embroidery.
She was a member of the Andover First United Methodist Church. Surviving
besides her husband Richard are two daughters, Joyce (David) Allen of Robertsdale,
Ala., and Jane O'dell of Andover; two very special grandchildren, Heather
Layne and Garrett Tanner, both of Robertsdale; several cousins and good
friends. She was predeceased by two brothers, one sister and son-in-law
Friends will be received Thursday from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Mulholland-Swan
Funeral Home, Inc. in Andover. Funeral services will be held there Friday
at 11 a.m. Burial will be at Hillside Cemetery in Andover. Memorials may
be made to the Andover Volunteer Rescue Squad, Andover Firemen's Auxiliary
or American Cancer Society.
MABEL E. CADY
GREENWOOD - Mabel E. Cady, 78, entered into rest at her home on Tuesday
(Aug. 8, 2000) following a long illness.
She was born in Angelica on Sept. 28, 1921 to the late Clyde and Daisy
Watkins Patrick. On Dec. 15, 1940 in Angelica she married Floyd S. Cady
who died on Nov. 11, 1987. She was also preceded in death by her brothers
Fred, Clifford, John and Robert Patrick and her sisters Lena Schwartz and
Mabel has lived in Greenwood for over 55 years. She was a member of
the Greenwood United Methodist Church and was an avid seamstress and loved
A loving mother and grandmother, she is survived by her sons, Donald
(Onalee) Cady of Cameron and John Cady of Greenwood; her daughters, Linda
(Stephen) Williamson and Brenda (Jerel) Woodworth of Greenwood; her sisters,
Beatrice Wise of Hornell and Margaret Nolan of Dansville; a special friend,
Karen Hooker of Greenwood who helped take care of her; 14 grandchildren,
16 great-grandchildren , several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. on
Thursday at the H. P. Smith & Son, Inc. Funeral Home in Canisteo where
a funeral service will be held on Friday at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Brian
Diffenbacher officiating. Burial will be in the Greenwood Cemetery, Greenwood.
Memorials in the name of Mabel E. Cady may be made to the Greenwood
Fire Dept., c/o Pat Higgins, P.O. Box 977, Greenwood, N.Y. 14839.