Miscellaneous Steuben County, New York Obituaries

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Pauline B.  Shrout
ELMIRA | Pauline B. Shrout, 92, of formerly of Bethany 
Village, Horseheads, died Monday, March 25, 2002 at the Arnot 
Ogden Medical Center.
She was an LPN at the Arnot Ogden Medical Center.
Survivors include two daughters, Leota Sanders of Nebraska and 
Eloise Shrout of Horseheads; one sister, Eloise VanDusen of 
Washington.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Bethany Village 
Courtyards, 3005 Watkins Road, Horseheads. Burial will be in 
Forest Lawn Memorial Park.
Arrangements are by Ballard and Lindgren Funeral Home, Elmira 
Heights.



 Pauline B. Shrout 
ELMIRA | Pauline B. Shrout, 92, of formerly of Bethany 
Village, Horseheads, died Monday, March 25, 2002 at the Arnot 
Ogden Medical Center.
She was an LPN at the Arnot Ogden Medical Center.
Survivors include two daughters, Leota Sanders of Nebraska and 
Eloise Shrout of Horseheads; one sister, Eloise VanDusen of 
Washington.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Bethany Village 
Courtyards, 3005 Watkins Road, Horseheads. Burial will be in 
Forest Lawn Memorial Park.
Arrangements are by Ballard and Lindgren Funeral Home, Elmira 
Heights.



 Richard F. Shutt 
NEW YORK CITY | Richard F. Shutt, 63, of 7653 Doorley Road, 
Hornell, died Thursday, March 21, 2002 as a result of injuries 
sustained in a truck accident in New York City.
He was a truck driver for Covered Wagon Train of Hornell.
Survivors include his wife, Mary Martin Shutt; four daughters, 
Tammy Colburn of Hornell, Connie Shutt, at home, Terri Shutt 
of Springfield, Ga., Rebecca McCarthy of Orlando, Fla.; three 
sons, Richard F. Shutt II of Almond, and Devin Shutt and 
Derrick Shutt, both of Ohio; and a brother, Raymond Shutt of 
Pennsylvania. 
Calling hours are 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. today at Bender-Brown & 
Powers Funeral Home, 354 Canisteo St., Hornell. 
Services will be held there at 1 p.m. Wednesday, the Rev. Alan 
Howe officiating.



 John J.  Sindelar
HORSEHEADS | John J. Sindelar, 89, of 1147 Willow St., died 
Sunday, May 12, 2002 at home.
He was a retired painting contractor .
Survivors include several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Calling hours are 7-8 p.m. Thursday at Van Buskirk-Lynch 
Funeral Home, Mill Street & Grand Central Avenue.
Services will be held there at the conclusion of calling hours 
at 8 p.m. Thursday the Deacon Daniel Hurley officiating. 
Burial will be in Hilltop Cemetery, Breesport.



 Raymond J.  Sirianni
HORNELL | Raymond J. “Ray” Sirianni, 65, of 1190 Webbs 
Crossing Road, died unexpectedly at home.
He had worked for about 23 years as an office manager for the 
former Hornell Auto Supply, nine years as an expeditor for M-K 
Corp. and for 10 years at Lamac Unlimited, retiring three 
months ago.
Survivors include his wife, Michelle Ratajczak Sirianni; a 
sister, Cleora Carroll of Hornell; three brothers, Frank 
Sirianni of Palenville, Richard “Dick” Sirianni and William 
“Bill” Sirianni, both of Hornell.
Calling hours are 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Wednesday at Dagon Funeral 
Home, 
38 Church St., Hornell.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at 
St. Ann’s Church. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery



 Raymond J. Sirianni 
HORNELL | Raymond J. “Ray ” Sirianni, 65, of 1190 Webbs 
Crossing Road, Hornell, died Sunday, May 5, 2002 at his home.
Arrangements are incomplete at Dagon Funeral Home, Hornell.



 Virginia Skutski 
POTTER BROOK, PA. | Virginia Skutski, 76, of Galeton, died 
Thursday, March 14, 2002 at Bonnie Hurler’s Personal Care 
Home.
She had been a registered nurse at Galeton Production and the 
Green Home in Wellsboro.
Survivors include four daughters, Patty Henry of Germantown, 
Md., Sandra Guarino of Imperial Beach, Calif., Sally DeLong of 
Harrison Valley, and Penny Miller of Boca Raton, Fla.; two 
sons, A. Richard Skutski of Orlando, Fla., and Don A. Skutski 
of Galeton.
There will be no calling hours or services.
Arrangements are by the Collins-Olney Funeral Home, Galeton.



 Jack E. Slayton 
BATH | Jack E. Slayton, 71, of 6583 County Route 11, died 
Thursday, March 21, 2002 at the Bath VA Medical Center.
He was employed at C.F. Evans in Elmira.
Survivors include his wife, Helen Slayton of Bath; one 
daughter, Jacquelyn Slayton of Bath; one son, John Say of 
Waterloo; three sisters, Joyce Angelo of Wayne, Marjorie Fox 
of Bath, Betty Ann Tabory of Ontario, Canada; two brothers, 
George Slayton of Penn Yan and Gerald Slayton of Bath; four 
stepdaughters, Cherie Gerych of Scottsville, Donna Gerych of 
Bradford, and Pamela Lisefski and Betty Gerych, both of Bath; 
three stepsons, Joseph Gerych of Bradford and Richard Gerych 
and David Gerych, both of Bath.
Calling hours are 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Sunday at Fagan’s Funeral 
Home.
Services will be held there at 11 a.m. Monday, the Rev. 
Richard Shatzel officiating.



 Mary Ann  Sliwa
ELMIRA | Mary Ann Sliwa, 85, of Elmira, died Tuesday, May 21, 
2002 at Elcor Health Services.
She had been a licensed practical nurse for more than 25 
years.
Survivors include a son, Walter Sliwa of Elmira; three 
daughters, Anne Wells of Lima, Ohio, Rose Brown of Horseheads 
and Mary Kay Brown of Wellsburg; a brother, Larry Elliott of 
Texas.
Calling hours are 4-7 p.m. Friday at Caywood’s Funeral Home & 
Gardens, 1126 Broadway, Southport.
Services will be held there at 9 a.m. Saturday, the Rev. Pat 
Connor officiating. Burial will be in St. Peter & Paul’s 
Cemetery.



 Richard D.  Slocum
BALTIMORE | Richard D. Slocum, 62, of Long Beach, Miss., 
formerly of Blossburg, Pa., died Thursday, Feb. 21, 2002 at 
the University of Maryland Medical Center. 
He was a self-employed general contractor. 
Survivors include his wife, Mauveen McCann Slocum; two sons, 
Ricky Slocum and Randall Slocum, both of Long Beach, Miss.; 
two daughters, Tina Slocum Smith and Julie Slocum Cuevas, both 
of Long Beach, Miss.; three stepsons, Randall Brown of 
Seattle, Gregory Brown of Scotland, and Michael Brown of 
Vancouver, Wash.; one stepdaughter, Deborah Brown Milroy of 
Elko, Nev.; one sister, Helen Baker of Corning, N.Y.
Calling hours are 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Monday at the Kenyon 
Funeral Home, 222 W. Main St., Westfield, Pa. 
Services will be held there at 11 a.m. Tuesday, the Rev. Dr. 
Roy L. Seiders officiating. Burial with military honors will 
be in Champlin Cemetery.



 Harold H. Smith
ORMOND BEACH, FLA. | Harold H. Smith, 74, of 1335 Fleming 
Ave., formerly of Corning, N.Y., died Saturday, Feb. 9, 2002 
at home.
He had been a truck driver for various trucking companies, had 
worked on the construction of the New York State Thruway and 
retired in 1999 as a security guard for the Daytona 
International Speedway, Daytona Beach.
Survivors include four sons, Harold H. Smith Jr. of 
Cooksville, Md., Bernard Smith of Syracuse, N.Y., Clark Smith 
of Ovid, N.Y. and Patrick Smith of Corning, N.Y.; four 
daughters, Norma Jennings of Fort Plain, Marion Briggs 
of Ormond Beach, Twila Coons and Lisa Riff, both of Corning, 
N.Y.
Calling hours are 
5-8 p.m. Wednesday at 
the Chapman-Moser Funeral Home, 42 N. Ann St., Little Falls, 
N.Y.
Services will be held at 
10 a.m. Thursday at the Inghams Mills Baptist Church. Burial 
will be in Rural Park Cemetery at a later date.



 Edith M. Smith 
WELLSVILLE | Edith M. Smith, 83, of 7 Linwood Ave., Hornell, 
died Sunday May 5, 2002 at Jones Memorial Hospital in 
Wellsville.
Survivors include two daughters, Connie Vadas of Rochester and 
Nancy Iak of Hornell; a son, R. Sidney Smith of Hornell; a 
sister, Velma Hilsdorf of Hornell; a brother, Henry Greenfield 
of Southport, N.C.
Calling hours are from 7-9 p.m. Monday at Robertson Funeral 
Home.
Services will be held there at 11 a.m. Tuesday. Burial will be 
in Rural Cemetery, Hornell.



 Edna M. Smith 
CORNING | Edna M. Smith, 90, of 378 E. Third St., formerly of 
Endicott, died Sunday, March 24, 2002 at home.
Survivors include a son, David Smith of Corning.
Arrangements are incomplete at Haughey Funeral Home, 216 E. 
First St., Corning.



 Joyce M.  Smith 
CAMPBELL | Joyce M. Smith, 61, of Meads Creek Road, died 
Saturday, May 25, 2002 at her home.
Arrangements are incomplete at the Acly-Stover Funeral Home in 
Corning.



 Raymond F. Smith 
CORNING | Raymond F. “Smitty” Smith, 87, of 11025 River Road, 
died Saturday, March 30, 2002 at Corning Hospital.
He was a Corning Fireman.
Survivors include his wife Rita Smith; three daughters, Sharon 
Schilberger of Corning, Diane Clements of Rochester, and 
Elaine Wilson of Long Mont, Colo.
Arrangements are incomplete with the Haughey Funeral Home.



 Dorothy Sours 
MANSFIELD, PA. | Dorothy Sours, 95, of Mansfield, died 
Thursday, April 4, 2002 at home.
She had owned and operated the Mansfield Dairy Store and 
worked for the Finesilvers Dress shop in Mansfield.
Survivors include a daughter, Shirley Beagle of Mansfield.
There will be no calling hours.
Services will be held at 
1 p.m. Saturday at the Jacquelyn A. Buckheit Funeral Chapel, 
Crematory & Monuments, P.C. 637 South Main St., Mansfield, the 
Rev. Donald Newkirk officiating. Burial will be in Prospect 
Cemetery, Mansfield.



 Lillian L. Sowersby 
CORNING | Lillian L. Sowersby, 90, formerly of Village Square 
Apts., Painted Post, died Sunday, March 3, 2002 at Founders 
Pavilion.
She had been owner and operator of the Colonial Beauty and 
Dress Shop in Corning and worked for Giasson Real Estate in 
Florida.
Survivors include two daughters, Suzanne Bloom of Bath and 
Penny Kimble of Corning.
Calling hours are 1-3 p.m. today at Carpenter’s Funeral Home, 
14 E. Pulteney St., Corning.
Services will be held there at the conclusion of calling hours 
at 3 p.m. Wednesday. Burial will be in Fairlawn Cemetery, 
Scio.



 Emma E.  Spangenberg 
CORNING | Emma E. Spangenberg, 79, of Campbell, died Saturday, 
May 25, 2002 at Corning Hospital.
Survivors include six sons, Vernon Spangenberg of Gettysburg, 
Pa., John Spangenberg of Campbell, Gordon Spangenberg of 
Savona, Nathan Spangenberg of Painted Post, Philip Spangenberg 
of Bradford, and Lavern of Florida; five daughters, Gail 
Spangenberg of New York City, Joan Barteau of New Mexico, 
Kathy Taylor of Painted Post, Natalie Kitchen of Campbell, and 
Sue Decamp of Beaver Dams.
Calling hours are from 
2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday at Phillips Funeral Home, 17 W. 
Pulteney Street. Services will be there at 11 a.m. Wednesday. 
Burial will be in the Hope Cemetery in Campbell.



 William M.  Spears
PENN YAN | William M. Spears, 85, of Dundee, died Friday, 
March 29, 2002 at The Homestead.
He was a machine operator for International Salt of Watkins 
Glen.
Survivors include two sons, Noel E. Spears of Maywood, N.J., 
and William H. Spears of Penn Yan; two daughters, Vera C. 
Spears of Wayland and Madeline E. Verdi of Dundee.
Calling hours are 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Monday at the Baird Funeral 
Home, 36 Water St., Dundee. 
Services will be held there at 11 a.m. Tuesday, the Rev. 
Donald McIlvride officiating. Burial will be in Hillside 
Cemetery, Dundee.



 Kenneth J. Spears 
ORLANDO, FLA. | Kenneth J. Spears, 82, formerly of Corning, 
N.Y., died Thursday, March 21, 2002.
He had been an accountant and police officer in Corning.
Survivors include a son, Kenneth John Spears Jr. of Ligonier, 
Ind.; two daughters, Linda Hawkins of Groveland and Laurie 
Isbell of Tallahassee.
Services will be held Wednesday in Orlando.
Baldwin-Fairchild Funeral Home, Golden Rod Chapel, 7520 Aloma 
Ave., Winter Park, is in charge of arrangements.



 William M. Spears 
PENN YAN | William M. Spears, 85, of Dundee, died Friday, 
March 29, 2002 at The Homestead.
He was a machine operator for International Salt of Watkins 
Glen.
Survivors include two sons, Noel E. Spears of Maywood, N.J., 
and William H. Spears of Penn Yan; two daughters, Vera C. 
Spears of Wayland and Madeline E. Verdi of Dundee.
Calling hours are 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Monday at the Baird Funeral 
Home, 36 Water St., Dundee. 
Services will be held there at 11 a.m. Tuesday, the Rev. 
Donald McIlvride officiating. Burial will be in Hillside 
Cemetery, Dundee.



 M. Elizabeth  Spellecy
TROY | M. Elizabeth Spellecy, 95, of 18 McDougall Ave., 
Hornell, died Tuesday, April 23, 2002 in Troy.
She had been a stenographer for the former Erie Railroad.
Survivors include three sons, William J. Spellecy of Troy, 
John R. Spellecy of Hornell, and F. Mack Spellecy of Waterloo; 
two daughters, Mary E. Fletcher of Waialua, Hawaii, and 
Margaret A. Walsh of Edina, Minn.
Calling hours are 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Friday at the Dagon 
Funeral Home, 38 Church St., Hornell. 
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at 
St. Ann’s Church. Burial will be in St. Ann’s Cemetery.

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