|DONALD C. ISAMAN
HORNELL - Donald C. Isaman, 82, longtime Hornell businessman, died
Monday (Oct. 2, 2000) at the Veterans Administration Medical Center in
Born in Arkport, April 17, 1918, a son of Eugene and Elma Sick Isaman,
Don had resided most of his life in the Hornell area. He was a graduate
of the Arkport Central School, Class of 1934. From 1935 to 1938 he worked
for Electrolux Corp., from 1939 to 1941 he worked for Gunlocke and from
1941 to 1943 for the former Hornell Wood Working. He served from 1944 to
1946 in the U.S. Army during WWII, stationed in the Philippines, as a part
of the 37th Division of the 6th Army. From 1946 to 1948 he worked for the
former Karlnoski Motors and from 1949 to 1951 for the Howard Garman Motor
In 1951, he established the Isaman Pontiac-Cadillac Sales in Hornell
which he operated until 1963, when he established Isaman Chrysler-Plymouth
Sales in Hornell which he operated until his retirement in 1977. During
his retirement years he spent a great deal of time in Bradenton, Fla.,
and his residence in Fremont.
Don attended the Glad Tidings Assembly of God in North Hornell, was
a member of the Hornell Elks Lodge, the Hornell Moose Lodge, and the Arkport
American Legion. In 1987, he authored the book "No Way But Up." He was
an avid hunter and golfer.
On Dec. 7, 1947, he married the former Mary Johnson who predeceased
him in 1991. He was also predeceased by his daughter, Janet MacLeod in
1995, his sister, Thelma Wessels, and two brothers, Norman and Claude Isaman.
Surviving are two sons, Kenneth (Sheryl) Isaman of Arkport and Keith
(Linda) Isaman of North Hornell; a brother, Arnold Isaman of California;
eight grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, and several nieces and
nephews and cousins.
The family will be present from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today to receive
friends at the Bender-Brown & Powers Funeral Home, 354 Canisteo St.,
Hornell. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at the funeral
home with Rev. Bruce Dravneek officiating. Burial will follow in St. Mary's
Cemetery in Fremont.
The family requests that friends wishing to remember Don consider memorial
contributions to American Cancer Society, Box 10609, Rochester, N.Y. 14610-0609
or the Alzheimers Association, 435 E. Henrietta Rd., Rochester, N.Y. 14620.
Contribution envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
ARTHUR C. HARWOOD SR.
HORNELL - Arthur C. Harwood Sr., formerly of North Main Street Ext.,
died Monday (Oct. 2, 2000) in Jacksonville, Fla.
Born in Hornell, Nov. 25, 1926, a son of Guy and Daisy Bennett Harwood,
he had resided his entire life in Hornell. He had been a self-employed
mechanic, and had operated Art Harwood's Alignment Service on North Main
Street Ext. He was a member of the Hornell Lodge of Elks.
He was predeceased by his wife, Gertrude Harwood, in 1994.
Surviving are two daughters; Cynthia (Frank) Rhoades of Jacksonville,
Fla. and Bonnie Harold of Rochester; one son, Arthur (Sonya) Harwood Jr.
of Atlanta, Ga.; one brother, Thomas (Betty) Harwood of Hornell; six grandchildren,
three great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
The family will be present from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday to
receive friends at the Bender-Brown & Powers Funeral Home, 354 Canisteo
St., Hornell where funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday. Rev.
Alan Howe will officiate. Burial will be in Rural Cemetery in Hornell.
Friends wishing may consider memorial contributions to the American
Heart Association, Box 3049, Syracuse, N.Y. 13220-3049.
NELSON WARD HALL JR.
CANISTEO - Nelson "Ward" Hall Jr., 64, of 11 Fifth Street entered into
rest Tuesday (Oct. 3, 2000) at his home following a courageous bout with
He was born in Syracuse on Jan. 2, 1936, the son of Nelson Ward Hall
Sr. and Clara M. Wilson. On Jan. 3, 1954 in Baldwinsville he married Jean
Ann Parks who survives.
Ward had lived the early part of his life in the Baldwinsville area.
He was a graduate of the Baldwinsville Central School, had served with
the National Guard and as a Reserve of the Army of the United States and
had worked in the Maintenance Dept. as a Pipe Fitter for the Crouse-Hinds
Co. in Syracuse.
Ward's call to the Ministry brought him and his family to the Buena
Vista Wesleyan Church in the Town of Howard in 1966. He attended Houghton
College and received his ordination in 1970. He served the Buena Vista
Church from 1966 to 1979; was District Supt. of the Wesleyan Church of
Central New York from 1979 to 1986 returning to Buena Vista from 1986 to
Ward's family includes his wife, Jean Ann Hall of Canisteo; his son,
Nelson H. Hall of Carlisle, Pa.; his four daughters and sons-in-law, Cindy
Lou and Michael Lamos of Bethlehem, Pa., Christine and Steven Conklin of
Howard, Cheryl and Douglas Stabley of Painted Post and Carol and Joey Farrand
of Franklinville; his daughter-in-law Renee E. Hall of New Cumberland,
Pa. and 13 grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 & 7 to 9 p.m. on Thursday
at the H. P. Smith & Son, Inc. Funeral Home in Canisteo. A funeral
service will be held in the Buena Vista Wesleyan Church on Friday at 10
a.m. with Rev. Daniel Pickering officiating and burial will be in the family
lot in the Caughdenoy Cemetery, Caughdenoy, Oswego County, N.Y.
Memorials in the name of Nelson Ward Hall Jr. may be made to either
the Buena Vista Wesleyan Church, c/o Carol Button, County Rte. 69, Canisteo,
N.Y. 14823 or to Southern Tier Hospice, Inc. 244 W. Water St., Elmira,
N.Y. 14901. Envelopes will be provided at the funeral home.
REV. ALBERT N. ROGERS
ALFRED STATION - A memorial carillon concert for Rev. Albert N. Rogers,
a well known area pastor, will be held at 4:30 p.m. Friday (Oct. 6, 2000),
at The Davis Memorial Carillon at Alfred University, with Joanne Droppers
performing. A memorial service will be held Saturday, Oct. 7 at 2 p.m.
in the Alfred Seventh Day Baptist Church, with the Revs. David Clarke,
Laurie DeMott and Leon Wheeler officiating. Final interment will be in
Alfred Rural Cemetery.
Arrangement have been made by Robertson Funeral Home, Inc. in Hornell.
JOHN L. BARROS
CANASERAGA - John L. Barros, 47, died Sunday (Oct. 1, 2000).
He was born April 11, 1953, the son of Anthony and Thelma Owens-Barros.
John worked for the railroad as an equipment operator, was a member
of the AMVETS Club in Cuba and belonged to the American Legion Post in
Survivors include his parents, Anthony and Thelma Barros of Canaseraga;
three brothers, Lani (Donna) Barros of Arkport, James (Darlene) Barros
of Prattsburgh and Lee (Judy) Barros of Canaseraga; two sisters, Doris
Barros of Hornell and Toni (Gary) Hamlin of Canaseraga; and several nieces,
nephews, and cousins.
Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the Mann Funeral Home
in Canaseraga, where funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday
with Rev. Jeff Hunt officiating. Interment will be in Canaseraga Cemetery
CHARLENE S. HARRIS
AVOCA - Charlene S. Harris, 67, died Tuesday evening (Oct. 3, 2000)
at her home on the Wheeler Road.
Calling hours are from 2 to 4 & 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the Avoca
Methodist Church, where a funeral service will be held Friday at a time
to be announced.
Those wishing may contribute in Charlene's memory to either Southern
Tier Hospice, Inc. or to the ALS Assoc. Envelopes for memorial contributions
will be available at the Avoca Methodist Church for the calling hours and
A complete obituary will appear in the Thursday edition of The Evening
Funeral arrangements are with the Bond-Davis & Bishop Funeral Home
HARRIETT L. NAUMILKET
HORNELL - Harriett L. Naumilket, 75, formerly of Arkport, died Monday
(Oct. 2, 2000) at Hornell Gardens, where she had resided for the past four
and a half months.
She was born July 31, 1925 in Hornell, the daughter of Orlo D. and
M. Hazel Hammond Jones. She was married April 13, 1946 in Arkport to Robert
M. Naumilket, who died in 1997. She was predeceased by two brothers, Harold
M. and Howard P. Jones.
Harriett was a graduate of Hornell High School and had resided for
most of her life in Arkport. She was a librarian for the Arkport Elementary
School for many years, retiring in 1984.
She was a faithful member of the Arkport United Methodist Church and
enjoyed camping and traveling with her late husband.
Survivors include two sons, Martin (Brenda) Naumilket of Valley City,
Ohio and Robert (Candy) Naumilket of Bath; two sisters, Hildreth (James)
Hammond of Corry, Pa. and Zada Perry of Bath; two brothers, Homer (Alice)
Jones of Dansville and Hugh (Betty) Jones Sr. of Avoca; five grandchildren,
four great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday
at Robertson Funeral Home, Inc., Hornell, where funeral services will be
held at 2:30 p.m. Friday with Rev. Kristen Allen officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to Arkport United Methodist Church,
P.O. Box 146, Arkport, N.Y. 14807.
DONALD A. FEE
SPRINGWATER - Donald A. Fee, 71, of 7784 Wetmore Road, Wayland died
Wednesday (Sept. 27, 2000) at the Bath Medical Center.
Donald was born Feb. 28, 1929 in Rochester, the son of Albert and Dorotha
Conley Fee and resided all of his life in Rochester prior to moving to
the Wayland - Springwater area in 1985.
Donald was a Horse Trainer and Exerciser, was self employed in the
flooring business for a number of years and at the time of his retirement
in 1985 he was employed at the Breza Iron Works.
A Korean army veteran, he served in the U.S. Army.
He was predeceased by his wife, Irene Carney Fee in 1983.
He is survived by three sons; Donald R. (Cynthia) Fee of Wayland, Daniel
V. (Mary Ellen) Fee of Webster and David A. (Gayle) Fee of Louisville,
Ky.; three daughters, Diane (Steve) Sigl of Rochester, Dorothea Fee of
Brighton and Darlene (Mike) Korytkowski of Rochester; his mother, Dorotha
Fee of Bergen; two brothers, Bernard (Delores) Fee of Dania, Fla. and Robert
(Florence) Fee of St. Regis, Mo.; one sister, Beverly (Ron) McCraken of
Bergen; seven grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Memorial services will be conducted Saturday at 11 a.m. in the Springwater
Church of the Nazarene with Rev. Dennis Swart officiating. Interment will
be in Hunt Hollow Cemetery.
Contributions made be made in Donald's name to: S.A.V.E.S. c/o Springwater
Fire Department, Springwater, N.Y. 14560.
Arrangements have been made by St. George - Stanton Funeral Home in
LAMAR W. HAMMOND
HORNELL - LaMar W. Hammond, 90, formerly of Chaddock Ave., died early
today (Oct. 4, 2000) at the Newark Wayne Community Hospital in Newark,
Funeral arrangements entrusted to Bender-Brown & Powers Funeral
Home of Hornell will be announced in Thursday's edition of The Evening
KENNETH E. "SKIP" SCHRADER
SWAIN - Kenneth E. "Skip" Schrader, 49, of 2628 Ames-Nichols Road,
died Sunday (Oct. 1, 2000) as a result of an automobile accident in the
Town of Burns.
Born Feb. 6, 1951 in North Hornell, the son of Kenneth R. and Virginia
Hills Schrader Thomas. He was married Sept. 25, 1971 in Belmont to Laura
J. Watson, who survives. He was predeceased by his father, Kenneth R. Schrader
Skip was a graduate of Hornell High School and received his associates
degree in Auto Mechanics from Alfred State College. He had been employed
by F & F Chevy and Olds in Wayland, Fisk Auto Sales in Arkport and
Canisteo Auto Mart for the past eight years.
He was an ASE certified master technician for 25 years and had operated
Schrader ENT., auto sales and service in Swain for the past eight years.
He had served with Troup B, of the 117th Cavalry, N.Y.S. National Guard
and was a member of Fawcett Post, American Legion of Canaseraga.
Skip was known for his interest in anything automotive, including street
rods and off road vehicles.
Survivors besides his wife include, his mother, Virginia Schrader Thomas
of Wildwood, Fla.; a daughter, Amy L. (Jeremiah) Krupp of Canaseraga; a
son, Daniel K. Schrader at home; a sister, Terry (Dennis) Bardeen of Canisteo;
two grandchildren, Justus and Jalyn Krupp; and several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday and 2 to
4 & 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Robertson Funeral Home, Inc., Hornell,
where funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday with Rev. Alan G.
VIRGINIA ANN MILLIGAN
ANDOVER - Virginia A. Milligan, 63, of 22 Rochambeau Ave. died Sunday
(Oct.1, 2000) at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester. She was born March
31, 1937 in North Bingham, Pa., a daughter of Landis and Dora Talbett Kibbe.
On April 20, 1957 in Andover, she married Kenneth Milligan who predeceased
her on Dec. 14th, 1994. She was a 1954 graduate of Andover High School
and graduated from business school in Elmira. From 1955 to 1960 she was
employed at Air-Preheater of Wellsville. For many years Virginia took care
of many area children in her home. For over 15 years she had been employed
as a postal clerk with the Andover Post Office. She was a member of the
Andover First United Methodist Church and had been church organist there
for many years. She was a former Andover School Board member.
Surviving are three sons, George (Donna) Milligan of Duncan, Okla.,
Guy (Brenda) Milligan of Wellsville, and Monte (Glenna) Milligan of Andover;
six grandchildren; many nieces and nephews; two sisters, Rev. Thana Kibbe
of La Fargeville, N.Y. and Eleanor (Joseph) Clarke of Holly Springs, N.C;
one brother, Clarence (Shirley) Kibbe of Wellsville.
Friends will be received Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the
Mulholland-Swan Funeral Home, Inc. in Andover. Funeral services will be
held Thursday at 1 p.m. at the Andover First United Methodist Church with
its Pastor Ray Shaw, and Pastor Osceola Wharton of the Wayland First United
Methodist Church officiating, burial will be a Hillside Cemetery in Andover.
Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Assoc., PO 96911, Washington,
D.C. 20090-6911, or to the Andover First United Methodist Church or Andover
Volunteer Rescue Squad.
DANNY P. WAIGHT
JASPER - Danny P. Waight, 48, of 1990 State Route 36 passed away Sunday
(October 1, 2000) at home.
Born in Hornell, April 2, 1952, he was the son of Dale F. and Velma
M. Springer Waight.
Danny was a 1970 graduate of Jasper Central School, a construction
worker, he had been most recently employed at A.L. Blades and Sons of Hornell.
He is survived by his wife, Sandra M. Waight, three sons, Todd Waight
of Dansville, Kevin Waight and Eric Waight of Troupsburg; two stepsons,
Paul and Jason Sims of Troupsburg; his mother, Velma S. Waight of Jasper;
his brother, Martin Waight of Jasper; four sisters, Sheila Kernan of Jasper,
Carole Poyer of Fillmore, Lori Hamilton and Julie Waight of Jasper.
His is also survived by one uncle, two aunts, two great aunts and several
nieces, nephews and cousins.
Friends may call Tuesday from 7-9 p.m. at the H.P. Smith & Son
Inc. Funeral Home, 1607 Main Street, Woodhull where funeral services will
be conducted Wednesday at 11 a.m.
Rev. Mark Wade will officiate. Burial will be in Jasper Cemetery.
MICHAEL JOHN WILLIAMSON
RUSHVILLE - Michael John Williamson, 17, of 7 Warren St., died Saturday
(Sept. 30, 2000) as a result of an automobile accident.
There will be no prior calling hours.
Funeral Services will be held Wednesday, Oct. 4, at 11 a.m. at the
United Methodist church in Rushville. Rev. Ed Kennedy will officiate. Burial
will be in Rushville Cemetery.
Michael was born Oct. 3, 1982 in Dansville. He was the youngest son
of Brenda LaFalier Williamson and the late James H. Williamson, who died
Aug. 20, 2000. He graduated from Marcus Whitman High School in the Class
of 2000, and was attending Finger Lakes Community College in Canandaigua.
He is survived by his mother, Brenda L. Williamson of Rushville; one
brother, Brian Williamson of Rushville; two sisters, Marvella Williamson
of Canandaigua, Shauna (Bob) Brown of Honeoye Falls; niece and nephew,
Kalyssa and Brandon Acoff, both of Canandaigua; his paternal-grandmother,
Dorothy Williamson of Steubenville, Ohio; great-aunt Eleanor O'Leary of
Steubenville, Ohio; his aunts and uncles, Kay and David Holsopple of Canisteo,
Sue and Dale Brewer of Witchita, Kansas, Charles and Carol LaFalier of
Oklahoma City, Okla., Terry and Pat Williamson of Tampa, Fla. and Tom and
Lynn Williamson of Port Washington; and several cousins.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Middlesex Valley Volunteer
Ambulance Corps, Box 1, Middlesex, NY 14507.
Funeral arrangements are by the Kenneth J. Perkins Funeral Home in
LAVERGNE T. GILBERT
DALTON - LaVergne T. Gilbert, 82, of Dalton, died September 28, 2000.
He was born June 11, 1918 in Nunda to Rell and Bessie Thompson-Gilbert.
He was a gentleman farmer, and is a 25-Year Club member of Foster Wheeler
He is predeceased by his granddaughter, Patricia.
LaVergne is survived by his wife, Helen, of Dalton; three sons, Harry
John (Janis) Gilbert of Lima, Arthur (Donna) Gilbert, and Walter (Lenora)
Gilbert of Dalton; two daughters, Katherine (John) Cruiser of Canaseraga,
and Carol (Raymond) Eldridge of Nunda; 10 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren;
a brother, Jasper (Charlotte) of Florida, a niece and a nephew.
Friends may call at the Mann Funeral Home in Nunda today from 2-4 and
7-9 p.m. Funeral services will be held Monday at the funeral home at 11
a.m., with the Rev. Wilson Jones officiating. Interment will be in Oakwood
Cemetery in Nunda.
Memorial donations in LaVergne's memory may be made to the Nunda Ambulance
or Nunda Fire Company.
ALICE A. ELLIOTT HUNTZINGER
ORELAND, PA. - Alice A. Elliott Huntzinger, 91, of Oreland, Pa., died
Monday (Sept. 25, 2000).
Born in Northeast Harbor, Maine, on Dec. 25, 1908, she was the wife
of Allyn Charles Huntzinger, who predeceased her in 1972.
Alice was the epitome of the indomitable American spirit, determined
in will and strong in her love and pride of family. Alice was one of the
first female caddies in Maine where she caddied for the Rockefellers, Wharton-Sinklers
and other Northeast Harbor summer residents in the 1920s. In her 60s, she
returned to golf as a player. This great athlete won her golf club's championship
in her 70s and had a hole-in-one at age 89. Alice moved to Oreland, Pa.
in 1942 and was involved in the following organizations during her life
in Oreland: President of the local school PTA; founding member of the Boy
Scout Troop; an active member of the Oreland Women's Club; a Masters Level
bridge player and a charter member of the Oreland Swim Club. Alice loved
to read mysteries and especially enjoyed reading to her grandchildren and
lately her great- grandchildren.
She was the mother of Allyn Frank Huntzinger of Shillington, Pa.; Carol
Eve Huntzinger Woughter of Almond; Charles Elliott Huntzinger of Columbus,
Ohio and Bertram Higgins, who preceded her in death. She was the grandmother
of 12 and great-grandmother also of 12.
Contributions in lieu of flowers can be sent in her name to the Children's
Library at The Free Library of Springfield Township, 1600 Paper Mill Road,
Wyndmoor, Pa., 19038.
A memorial service to celebrate her life will be at the Oreland Presbyterian
Church at Church and Paper Mill Roads in Oreland on Saturday, Oct. 7 at
JESSIE F. HEADLEY
HORNELL - Jessie F. Headley, 92, formerly of Pine Street, died Thursday
(Sept. 28, 2000) at Arnot Ogden Hospital in Elmira.
Born in Jersey City, N.J., Jan. 17, 1908, a daughter of George and
Gertrude Wendell Ward, she moved to Hornell about 1952.
She was predeceased by her husband, Edwin Headley in 1976, and her
son Edwin in 1990.
Surviving are three sons, Ronald (Lili) Headley of Elmira, James (Kristen)
Headley of Horseheads and Walter (Terri) Headley of Prescott, Ariz.; 12
grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.
The family will be present from 2 to 4 & 7 to 8 p.m. Saturday to
receive friends at the Bender-Brown & Powers Funeral Home, 354 Canisteo
St., Hornell where funeral services will follow calling hours at 8 p.m.
with Rev. Alan Howe officiating. Burial will be in Rural Cemetery in Hornell.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions to Alzheimers
Association, 435 East Henrietta Road, Rochester, N.Y. 14620. Contribution
envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
JAMESTOWN - Claribell V. Frazier, 89, of Jamestown, formerly of Silver
Creek, died Wednesday (Sept. 27, 2000) at the Heritage Park Health Care
Center in Jamestown.
She was born June 7, 1911 in Troupsburg, the daughter of the late Frank
and Maude (Brown) Healey.
A Silver Creek resident for 42 years, Mrs. Frazier had lived in Jamestown
for the past four years.
A normal school graduate, she was a school teacher who last taught
in the Troupsburg School District. Together with her husband, she owned
the former Silver Creek Shoe Store for 12 years.
She belonged to the First United Church of Silver Creek and its Hannah
Mrs. Frazier enjoyed flowers, gardening, needlepoint and music.
Survivors include her husband, Franklin Frazier of Jamestown; three
daughters, Mrs. James (Andrea "Linda") Clayton of Mississippi, Mrs. Dennis
(Margaret) Walrod of Lakewood and Ms. Grace Brown of Jamestown; seven grandchildren;
and four great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by a sister, Jessie
Healey; one grandson, Steven Costa and two granddaughters, Andrea Kris
Costa and Karin Walrod.
Arrangements are by the Hole-Parker Funeral Chapel Inc. in Silver Creek.
WILLIAM "BILL" J. APPLIN
DANSVILLE - William "Bill" J. Applin, 83, of Hartman Road in Dansville
passed away late Wednesday afternoon (Sept. 27, 2000) in the ER at Noyes
He was born in Dansville on Dec. 5, 1916, the son of Irving William
and Elizabeth Mary Foote Applin. On July 19 he and his dear wife Betty
celebrated their 61st wedding anniversary.
Bill was a clerk at Foster Wheeler Energy Corp. in Dansville for 25
years retiring in 1981.
He was a communicant and past member of the Knights of Columbus at
St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church in Dansville. He was a member of the twenty-five
year club and the IAM #1665 at Foster Wheeler.
Surviving in addition to his devoted wife Betty are a son, David (Alice)
Applin of Dansville; a sister, Irma (Jacob) Bricks of Williamsport, Pa.;
two granddaughters, Bonnie McKinney and Barbie Howe, and two great-grandsons,
Matthew and Michael McKinney, all of Dansville and a nephew, Raymond Bricks
of Williamsport, Pa.
A memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held at a date and time
to be announced by the Hindle Funeral Home, 271 Main St., Dansville. Interment
of his cremains will be in Holy Cross Cemetery in Dansville.
Contributions may be made to St. Mary's Church, 44 Elizabeth St., or
the Dansville Ambulance Fund, PO Box 235, Both of Dansville, N.Y. 14437.
JULIA S. CAMPO
DANSVILLE - Julia S. Campo, 98, of Spruce Street in Dansville died
Wednesday (Sept. 27, 2000) at the Seager House in Hornell after a brief
She was the widow of Jesus "Jack" Campo who preceded her in death Feb.
18, 1981. Julia and Jack had been married 60 years. She was born in Colindres,
Spain on Jan. 28, 1902, the daughter of Pedro and Juana Santiago. Julia
immigrated to the United States in 1920. She and her husband owned and
operated the Campo Twins Grill in Groveland for many years. She was a communicant
of St. Mary's Church in Dansville and former member of the Rosary Society,
the Groveland Fire Co. Womens Auxiliary and the Daniel Goho American Legion
Besides her husband, Julia was predeceased by one son, Frank J. Campo,
daughter-in-law Elizabeth "Betsy" Campo, and brothers Manual and Joseph
Mrs. Campo is survived by three sons; Julis J. of Dansville, Joseph
A. "Tony" of Stuart, Fla., and Dr. John (JoEllen) del Campo of Alfred;
three sisters, Rosie Diaz and Mary Santiago of Newark, N.J. and Elizabeth
Sanchis of California; 17 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren and many
nieces and nephews.
Friends may call Friday from 2 to 4 & 7 to 9 p.m. at the Chamberlin
Funeral Home Inc., 73 Main St., Dansville. A funeral mass will be held
Saturday at 10 a.m. at St. Mary's Church with the Rev. Eugene P. Ulrich
officiating. Burial will take place in Holy Cross Cemetery in Dansville.
Those wishing may make memorial contributions to St. Mary's School
of Dansville, Elizabeth St., Dansville or the Dansville Ambulance, P.O.
Box 235, Dansville, N.Y. 14437.
SANFORD, FLA. - Murrell HerrNecker, 90, of N. Sunland Drive, Sanford,
Fla., died Thursday (Sept. 21, 2000).
Born in Hornell, he moved to central Florida in 1975. He was a machinist
for Bearing Manufacturing.
Survivors include his wife, Jane HerrNecker of Sanford, Fla.; his son,
Jerald C. HerrNecker of Hornell; his daughter, Rita K. Krywonos of Herkimer;
a sister, Kathryn Berrey of Hornell; six grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren,
and three great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral arrangements are by Baldwin-Fairchild Funeral Home Oaklawn
Chapel, 5000 C.R. 46A, Sanford, Fla. 32771.
WAYNE W. "BUCKY" HARRIS
AVOCA - Wayne W. "Bucky" Harris, 63, died Tuesday afternoon (Sept.
26, 2000) at his home at 5934 County Route 8.
Born in Lockhaven, Pa. on July 19, 1937, he was a son of the late William
and Evelyn Brungard Harris.
A former resident of Wayland, Bucky was a graduate of Wayland Central
School and attended S.U.N.Y. at Alfred.
He had resided in Avoca for the past 12 years and was employed for
several years for VanScoter Fuel. Before his retirement in 1998 he was
employed as a bus driver for Avoca Central School.
Bucky attended the Wallace Wesleyan Church and was a member of both
the Wayland and Avoca historical societies.
He also enjoyed collecting trains.
His family includes his wife, the former Shelby Merrills, who he married
in Avoca on Oct. 9, 1965; his son, Douglas (DeLora) Sullivan of Wayland;
his two grandchildren, Mark and Danielle Sullivan also of Wayland; his
brother, James (Joyce) Harris of North Dakota; his two sisters, Joan Shields
of Michigan and Barb (Gerald) Collins of Canandaigua; also his nieces and
Calling hours are from 3 to 5 & 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at the Bond-Davis
& Bishop Funeral Home in Avoca, where a funeral and committal service
will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday with the Rev. Daniel Pickering officiating.
Interment will follow at Ashley Cemetery in Springwater.
In lieu of flowers, those wishing may contribute in Wayne's memory
to either the Wayland Historical Society or the Avoca Ambulance Corps.
BRENDON S. DONLON
ROCHESTER - Brendon S. Donlon, age 23, is survived by his parents,
Mary and William Donlon; two brothers, Kevin (Sara Scofield) Donlon and
Shannon Donlon; many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends, especially Leann
Toeffel and Kevin McDermott. You are invited to bring a written memory
or favorite photograph of Brendon for the family's memory book.
Friends are invited to call Thursday from 5 to 9 p.m. at the Miller
Funeral Homes, Inc., 3325 Winton Rd. S. at Jefferson Rd., Rochester. A
Funeral Mass will be held Friday at 10 a.m. at Our Lady Queen of Peace
Church, 601 Edgewood Ave., Rochester. Interment will be at the convenience
of the family.
LOGAN JOHN ROBORDS
HORNELL - Logan John Robords, infant son of John and Kizzy Smith Robords
of 155 Hornell St., was dead at birth Monday (Nov. 6, 2000) at St. James
Surviving in addition to his parents are one sister, Kelsey Robords
and one brother, Michael Robords both at home; maternal grandparents, Bernard
and Christine Greunke of Fremont; maternal great grandfather, John Smith
of Hornell; maternal great grandmother, Katherine Storm of Hornell; paternal
grandparents, Kimberly Robords of Hornell and Charles (Janet) Robords of
Howard; paternal great grandparents, John and Roxy Robords of Howard.
Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. this morning at the Bender-Brown
& Powers Funeral Home in Hornell. Rev. Philip Casterline officiated.
Burial followed in Howard Cemetery.
LEESBURG, Fla. - Walter Friend, 74, of Leesburg, Fla., died Tuesday
(Oct. 17, 2000).
Born in New Haven, Conn., he moved to Alfred in 1958. He was an Air
Force Veteran of WWII and the Korean War. He was a retired professor at
the State University of New York at Alfred. He and his wife, Barbara, moved
to Central Florida in 1985. He was a member of the First Presbyterian Church
of Eustis Florida. Also a member of the University Lodge #944 F & AM,
Kanakadea Chapter #626 O.E.S. both of Alfred and mid-Florida Lakes High
He was a retired volunteer fire fighter for A.E. Crandall Hook and
Ladder of Alfred and Lake County Fire and Rescue in Florida.
Survivors include his wife, Barbara, of Leesburg, Fla.; daughters,
Cheryl Jensen of Geneva and Jacqueline Young of Andover; sons, Richard
of Germany and Roger of Almond; his brother, Roger of Shelton, Conn.; and
A memorial service will be held at the Union University Church in Alfred
on Saturday, Nov. 18 at 2 p.m.
CYNTHIA BOND BATES
WAYNE - Cynthia Bond Bates, 61, of Wayne, died Sunday (Nov. 5, 2000)
at Ira Davenport Memorial Hospital in Bath following a long illness.
Born Nov. 30, 1938, in Watertown, Cynthia was the daughter of Richard
and Muriel Bond of Sandy Creek. Cynthia was a graduate of Sandy Creek Central
School, and Crouse-Irving Hospital School of Nursing in Syracuse, where
she was named Outstanding Student Nurse of her graduating class. She also
studied at Geneseo State and Cortland State Colleges.
Cynthia began her nursing career at Stormont - Vail Hospital in Topeka,
Kan., and included service at Mt. Carmel Hospital, Pittsburgh, Kan; Ira
Davenport Memorial Hospital, Bath; and Founders Pavilion, Corning. In 1967,
she began service at Haverling Central School, Bath, as home- school counselor;
and in 1969 as school nurse - teacher at the Vernon E. Wightman Primary
School, continuing until her retirement in 1993. She was a member of the
New York State and South Central New York School Nurse - Teachers Associations.
Cynthia was recognized as a School Nurse of Distinction by the New York
State Senate in 1992.
She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church, Bath, where she
served as Moderator of Deacons.
Cynthia loved nature, bluegrass music and walking the Finger Lakes
Surviving are her husband of 40 years, Attorney Larry D. Bates of Wayne;
beloved son and daughter-in-law, Richard and Amy Hille Bates of Wayne;
beloved daughter and son-in-law, Melissa and Joseph Hope of Acworth, Ga.;
and her loving sister, Nancy Bond of Fayetteville; her grandchildren, Jackson
Kaylor Bates, James Will Hope, and Griffin Perrine Bates, were the lights
of her life on this earth.
Friends may call 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the LaMarche Funeral
Home, Main St., Hammondsport. Services will be at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday at
the First Presbyterian Church, Bath, with Rev. Virginia Murray officiating.
Burial will be at Pleasant Valley Cemetery at a future date convenient
to the family.
Cynthia was especially supportive of the Ecumenical Sunday Supper,
c/o First Presbyterian Church, Bath; and the Bob Hope Parkinson Research
Center, 1501 N.W. Ninth Ave., Miami, Fla. 33136.
JAMES FRANCIS HANRAHAN
HORNELL - James Francis Hanrahan, 85, of 14 Wells St., Hornell, died
Friday morning (November 3, 2000) at his home, following a brief illness.
Born in Olean on July 13, 1915, he was the son of Thomas & Alice
(Whelan) Hanrahan. He was a 1938 graduate of St. Bonaventure University
and was a Veteran of WWII, serving in the South Pacific.
Jim was active in Hornell City Government and was third ward alderman
from 1962-1965, and Hornell City Clerk from 1965-1966. He then became the
assistant director of Urban Renewal until 1972, when he was appointed executive
director. Jim retired from that position in 1977. He sat on the board of
review assessment from 1979-1990.
He was a communicant of St. Ann's Church, where he served as an usher
and reader for many years. Jim had been a 4th Degree Member of the Knights
of Columbus, and also the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Loretta (Donellen) Hanrahan;
his son, Patrick T. Hanrahan; and his sister, Eleanor Murphy.
Surviving are his wife, Theresa (Rheinheimer)Hanrahan; two daughters,
Sheila (Dennis) Kaplan and Mary Alice (Joseph) Schmidt; his sister, Dolores
Lamb; his stepchildren, Joan Rheinheimer, Edward (Judy) Rheinheimer, John
(Karen) Rheinheimer, James (Joanne) Rheinheimer, Richard (Linda) Rheinheimer,
and Susan (Gary) Phillips; 21 grandchildren; nieces Joan (Bill) Loree,
Mary Ann (John) Donovan; and nephew James (Kitty) Murphy.
The family of James Francis Hanrahan will receive friends today from
2-4 p.m. & 7-9 p.m. at the Dagon Funeral Home, 38 Church St., Hornell.
A Memorial Mass will be celebrated on Monday at 11 a.m. at St. Ann's Church.
Burial will be at the convenience of the family.
Jim's family requests that Memorial Contributions in his name be made
to either St. Ann's School, 27 Erie Ave. Hornell, NY 14843 or Southern
Tier Hospice, P.O. Box 842, Hornell, NY 14843. Memorial forms will be available
at the Dagon Funeral Home.
LAVERN E. SCOTT
BELMONT - Lavern E. Scott, 65, of 5829 Tuckers Corners, died Friday,
November 3, 2000 at Jones Memorial Hospital, following a lengthy illness.
Born August 3, 1935 in Belvidere, he was the son of Edward and Rose
(Mastin) Scott. On February 24, 1968 in Belmont, he married the former
Lucille E. Royce, who survives.
Mr. Scott had resided most of his life in the Belmont area, and had
attended Belvidere and Belmont district schools. During the Korean Conflict,
he served with the U.S. Army in the European Theater. For many years, he
was an operating engineer with the L.C. Construction Co., retiring in 1995.
He was an avid hunter, fisherman and trapper.
Mr. Scott was a member of Christ Episcopal Church of Belvidere and
a member of the operating engineers union # 832 local of Rochester.
Surviving in addition to his wife are a step-son, Michael (Michele)
Bidwell of Friendship; a daughter, Dixie Rose Scott of Belmont; a step-daughter,
Deborah (Dwight) Ellwood of Wiscoy; eight grandchildren; four great-grandchildren;
five brothers, Kenneth (Vivian) Scott of Richburg, Walter (Janice) Scott
of Belvidere, Ernest Scott of Friendship, Donald Scott of Bolivar and Jack
Scott of Black Creek; three sisters, Helen (Harold) Peterson of Wellsville,
Pearl Gelser of Belmont and Clara Harris of Angelica; several nieces and
nephews and many cousins.
Mr. Scott was predeceased by three brothers, Harold Scott, Leon Scott
and George Scott, and a sister, Mabel Scott.
Friends may call at the Treusdell Funeral Home, Friendship, from 2-4
p.m. and 7-9 p.m. today, where funeral services will be held Monday, November
6, 2000 at 10:30 a.m. The Rev. Elizabeth Groskoph of Allegany County Episcopal
ministries will officiate. Burial will be in Forest Hills Cemetery, Belmont.
Memorials may be made to the Comstock Hospice Care Network, 6 South
St., Belmont, NY 14813, or Amity Rescue Squad.
CAROLYN S. GUNIA
WEST SENECA - Carolyn S. Gunia, 75, of 1840 Center Road, died Saturday,
November 4, 2000 at Buffalo General Hospital.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete and are under the direction of
the J.W. Ember Sons Funeral Home Inc. in Belmont. A complete obituary will
be published in the Monday edition.
CYNTHIA BOND BATES
WAYNE - Cynthia Bond Bates, 61, of Hyatt Hill Road, Wayne, died Sunday
(Nov. 5, 2000) at the Ira Davenport Memorial Hospital in Bath.
She retired in 1993 from Haverling Central School after 27 years of
service as School Nurse - Teacher at the Vernon E. Wightman Primary School.
Survivors include her husband of 40 years, Attorney Larry D. Bates;
a son, Richard Bond Bates of Wayne; a daughter, Melissa Bates Hope of Acworth,
Ga.; and a sister, Nancy K. Bond, of Fayetteville.
Calling hours are 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the LaMarche Funeral
Home, 35 Main Street, Hammondsport.
Services will be held at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday at the First Presbyterian
Church, Pulteney Square in Bath.
SYLVESTER A. DANIELS
HORNELL - Sylvester A. "Babe" Daniels, 81, a lifelong Hornell resident,
died Wednesday morning (Nov. 1, 2000) at McAuley Manor, following a brief
Born in Hornell, July 19, 1919, he was the son of Dominick and Palma
(Colamarino) Daniels. Babe was a graduate of St. Ann's School and later
attended Hornell High School. He was a Veteran of the US Army during WWII,
having served in Hawaii and the European Theater of Operations.
In 1946, he began his employment with the former Erie Railroad, being
only the second brakeman hired following WWII. For nearly 40 years he worked
as a brakeman and a conductor for the Erie Railroad, Erie-Lackawanna Railroad
Babe was a communicant of St. Ann's Church where he served as an usher
for many years. He was a member of the Carducci Lodge (Sons of Italy),
Knights of Columbus, and American Legion Post 440. His life memberships
included the Loyal Order of the Moose and the Hornell VFW. He was a 48-year
member of the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks and a 45-year member
of the United Transportation Union.
He was preceded in death by his sister, Antoinette Caruso, who died
in 1993; his brothers, Joseph Daniels who died in 1998 and Anthony "Dan"
Daniels who died in 1999.
Surviving are two brothers, Nicholas (Mary) Daniels of Hornell and
Angelo (Joanne) Daniels of North Hornell; his nephew, Leonard (Kathy) Caruso
of Hornell; his niece, JoAnn (Ronald) LaVerde of Hornell; his sister-in-law,
Lucy Daniels of Hornell; several cousins and other nieces and nephews.
The family of Sylvester A. "Babe" Daniels will receive friends from
2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at the Dagon Funeral Home, 38 Church St.,
Hornell, where a prayer service will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday followed
by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. at St. Ann's Church. Burial will
be in St. Mary's Cemetery.
The family requests that memorial contributions be made to either St.
Ann's School, 27 Erie Ave., Hornell, or to the Carducci Lodge (Sons of
Italy) Building Fund, 70 Erie Ave., Hornell. Memorial forms will be available
at the Dagon Funeral Home.
ELEANOR C. JANKOWSKI
YARDLEY, Pa. - Eleanor C. (nee Canty) Jankowski, 67, of Yardley, Pa.,
died Wednesday (Nov. 1, 2000) at her home in Lower Makefield.
Mrs. Jankowski was born in Hornell, and attended the University of
Buffalo. She was a longtime resident of Lower Bucks County residing in
Yardley, Pa., for the past 30 years. Mrs. Jankowski was employed with the
Catholic Charities in Trenton, N.J. for 12 years until her retirement in
1999. She was a member of St. John the Evangelist Parish.
She was the loving mother of the late Kelly A. Jankowski and the beloved
wife of Charles R. Jankowski for 45 years, who survives.
She is survived by her loving children, Karen Morrone and her husband,
Drew, of Pipersville, Pa., Nancy Jankowski of Hamilton, N.J., Benjamin
Jankowski and his wife, Brenda, of Holland, Pa. and Charles Jankowski Jr.
and his wife, Jennifer, of Hayward, Calif.
She is the sister of John Canty, Patricia Curran, Shirley Bettinger,
Nancy Douglas, Gerald Canty and Beatrice Harring.
She will also be sadly missed by her eight grandchildren, Kelly, Steven
and Heather Foster, Kathryn and Alexandra Jankowski, Krista Morrone and
Jarek and Alina Jankowski; many nieces and nephews.
Family and friends are invited to attend her funeral on Monday from
8:15 to 9:15 a.m. at the James J. Dougherty Funeral Home, Inc., 2200 Trenton
Rd., Levittown, Pa. A funeral mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. at St.
John the Evangelist Church. Rite of Committal will follow in Resurrection
Cemetery. Friends may also call on Sunday evening from 6 to 9 p.m. at the
Memorial contributions would be appreciated to Mercer Street Friends,
151 Mercer St., Trenton, N.J. 08611 or to the charity of the donors choice.
JAMES F. HANRAHAN
HORNELL - James F. Hanrahan, 85, of 14 Wells St., Hornell, died early
this morning (Nov. 3, 2000) at his home, following a brief illness.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Dagon
Funeral Home, 38 Church St., Hornell.
SCOTT R. PRUTSMAN
BATH - Scott R. Prutsman, 28, of 624 Manor Village, Bath, passed away
Thursday (Nov. 2, 2000) at the home of his parents, Dean L. and Peggy Whitsell
Prutsman at 1404 Woodhull Road in Troupsburg, after a long illness.
Born in Hornell, Jan. 31, 1972, Scott was a 1990 graduate of Jasper-Troupsburg
Central School, was formerly the manager of Harold's Army-Navy stores of
Bath and Ithaca and was lastly employed at Suntrust Bank, Painter, Virginia.
He was a former member of the Troupsburg Fire Department and Ambulance
Corps and Cheriton Virginia Volunteer Fire Department.
He is survived by his wife, Michelle Prutsman of Prattsburgh; two sons,
Derrick and Kyle Prutsman of Prattsburgh; his parents, Peggy L. and Dean
Prutsman of Troupsburg; brothers, Todd Prutsman and Brian Prutsman, both
of Troupsburg; his special friend, Rebecca Miller of Bath; one niece, several
aunts, uncles and cousins.
Friends may call Friday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the H.P. Smith
and Son Inc. Funeral Home, 1607 Main Street, Woodhull, where funeral services
will be conducted Saturday at 2 p.m with Rev. Mark Wade officiating. Burial
will be in Mt. Hope Cemetery in Troupsburg.
Memorials will be received for the Troupsburg Volunteer Fire Department
or Roswell Park Institute.
JANET MARIE "SQUEAK" ARNO
HORNELL - Janet "Squeak" Arno, 47, of 174 Madison Ave., died Thursday
(Nov. 2, 2000) at St. James Mercy Hospital.
Born in North Hornell, Oct. 28, 1953, a daughter of William and Marjorie
Stone Charles, she had resided her entire life in Hartsville and Hornell.
She was a graduate of Canisteo Central School, Class of 1971.
She had been employed in the office at Air Vent Aluminum in Arkport.
Surviving are her children, Kari Arno of Horseheads, Aimee Arno, Brett
Arno, Craig Arno and Byran Frost, all at home; her fiancee, Clayton Teator
of Hornell; three sisters, Beverly (Larry) Powers of Canisteo, Rita Stewart
of Canisteo and Sandra (Monty) Hayner of Florida; three brothers, Robert
(Betty Lou) Charles of Canisteo, William Charles of Canisteo and Donald
(Kim) Charles of Canisteo; and several nieces and nephews.
The family will be present 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday to receive friends
at the Bender-Brown & Powers Funeral Home in Hornell where funeral
services will be held following calling hours at 7 p.m. with Rev. Brian
Diffenbacher officiating. Burial will be in Hillside Cemetery in Canisteo.
Friends wishing may make memorial contributions to the American Cancer
Society, P.O. Box 10609, Rochester, N.Y. 14610-0609.
LILLIAN L. SCHNEIDER
FRIENDSHIP - Lillian L. Schneider, 88, of 11 1/2 East Water St. died
Tuesday (Oct. 31, 2000) after a lengthy illness.
Born March 22, 1912 in the Town of Burns, she was the daughter of James
and Elizabeth Wright Glover. On Dec. 5, 1932 in Swain, she married Carl
H. Schneider who died March 16, 1993.
Mrs. Schneider had resided most of her life in the Friendship area.
She had attended the Canaseraga school district and moved to the Friendship
area in 1933. For several years she was employed at the Friendship Silk
Mill and later was a clerk at both The Friendship Pharmacy and Schneider's
Hardware in Friendship.
She had attended the Nile Community Church and was a member of the
Order of the Eastern Star, Duncan Chapter # 195 of Friendship; the Friendship
Bridge Club; the Friendship Travelers Club and member and past secretary
of the Wise Old Owls Camping Club of the Southern Tier of Western New York.
She enjoyed camping and playing cards.
Surviving are three sons, Carl E. (Judy) Schneider of Friendship, LaVerne
G. (Diane) Schneider of Rochester and James F. (Marian) Schneider of Friendship;
eight grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren; a brother, Harry (Pat)
Glover of Mesa, Ariz.; three sisters, Elizabeth Hendee of Binghamton, Winifred
Coombs of Canaseraga and Marian Pierce of Avon; several nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by six brothers, Harding Glover, Otto Glover, Floyd
Glover, Glenn Glover, James Glover and Howard Glover; and three sisters,
Neva Kcough, Vida Glover and Gladys Simpson.
Friends may call Saturday, Nov. 4 from 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. at St.
Andrews Episcopal Church in Friendship where funeral services will be held
at 2:30 p.m. with Rev. Ralph and Elizabeth Groskoph of Allegany Co. Episcopal
ministries officiating. Burial will be in Arkport Cemetery in Arkport.
Memorials may be made to the Friendship Little League Scholarship fund,
c/o Kari Mancuso, RD # 2 Pigtail Rd., Friendship, N.Y. 14739 or the Alzheimer's
Association of WNY, 1284 French Rd., Depew, N.Y. 14043-4882.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Treusdell Funeral Home
SYLVESTER A. "BABE" DANIELS
HORNELL - Sylvester A. "Babe" Daniels, 81, a lifelong Hornell resident,
died Wednesday morning (Nov. 1, 2000) at McAuley Manor, following a brief
The family will receive friends on Friday 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 on Saturday at 11 a.m. at St. Ann's Church with
burial in St. Mary's Cemetery.
A complete obituary will appear in Friday's edition of The Evening
MARLENE D. SCHUBMEHL
WAYLAND - Marlene D. Schubmehl, 60, of S. Lackawanna St., passed away
Monday (Oct. 30, 2000) at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester after a
Marlene was born March 29, 1940 in Wayland, a daughter of Aelred and
Florence (Sims) Didas. She was a 1958 graduate of Wayland Central School.
She married Ronald C. Schubmehl on April 18, 1959 in Wayland, he survives.
She was a former Teller Customer Service Representative for the Bath National
Bank in the Wayland, Atlanta and Naples offices, for 26 years.
Marlene was a communicant member of St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church.
She was a past member of St. Joseph's Rosary Society and treasurer for
the Vincent House in Wayland. She enjoyed playing cards with her life long
friends for 35 years, mostly for the conversation and stories of their
children and grandchildren.
She is survived by her husband of 41 years, Ron; two daughters, Kimberly
S. Baldwin of Langhorne, Pa. and Jane E. (Brent) Bernard of Rochester;
one son, Timothy R. (Tammy) Schubmehl of Wayland; one grandson, J. Patrick
Baldwin of Langhorne, Pa.; her mother, Florence Didas of Wayland; one sister,
Patricia (Lee) Meese of Irving, Tx.; two brothers, Stephen (Margaret) Didas
of Hartford and Robert (Lois) Didas of Webster; several nieces, nephews
Friends may call 7 to 9 p.m. today and 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday
at the Walter E. Baird & Sons Funeral Home, 100 E. Naples St., Wayland.
Prayers will be said at 10:30 in the funeral home, followed by a Mass of
Christian Burial at 11 a.m. Friday in St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Wayland.
Father Steven Kraus will celebrate. Burial will be in St. Joseph's Cemetery
Contributions may be made to the Vincent House, PO Box 566, Wayland,
N.Y. 14572 in memory of Marlene D. Schubmehl.
BERTHA J. O'BRIEN
CANISTEO - Bertha J. O'Brien, 74, of 8 Orchard St., died Tuesday (Oct.
31, 2000) at McAuley Manor following a long illness.
She was born on Dec. 1, 1925 in the Town of West Union to Homer and
Evelyn Young. She married Francis William O'Brien in Canisteo in 1966,
She was predeceased by two brothers, Leroy and William Young and one
sister, Helen Young.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by four step-sons, Francis
W. (Charlene) O'Brien Jr. of Eufaula, Ala., Thomas (Joy) O'Brien and Kevin
O'Brien of Warsaw and Bruce O'Brien of South Carolina; three brothers,
Lloyd Young of Canisteo, Robert Young of Elmira and Leon Young of Jasper.
Friends may call Thursday from 7 to 9 p.m. at the H.P. Smith &
Son, Inc. Funeral Home in Canisteo where funeral and committal services
will be held Friday at 11 a.m. with Rev. Donald Maynard officiating. Burial
will be in the Hillside Cemetery in Canisteo.
REV. DORR E. HARRINGTON
TROUPSBURG - Rev. Dorr E. Harrington, 88, formerly of 2728 County Route
117, Troupsburg, passed away Friday (Oct. 27, 2000) at the Wyoming County
Skilled Facility in Warsaw.
Born in Troupsburg, Oct. 12, 1912, he was the son of William D. and
Fannie Cady Harrington.
Dorr was a 1931 graduate of Troupsburg High School and began his career
as a dairy farmer and milk hauler in the town of Troupsburg.
He later graduated from Roberts Wesleyan College and Alfred University
School of Theology.
An ordained United Methodist Minister, he served churches in Niles
Valley, Pa., Little Marsh, Pa., and Keeneyville, Pa., also in Stafford,
South Byron, Silver Springs, East Avenue Hornell, Big Creek, Troupsburg
and South Canisteo, and the Whitneyville, Pa. larger parish.
He was a member of the Western New York Conference of the United Methodist
Church, the Troupsburg United Methodist Church, Troupsburg Grange and a
member and Past Master of Robinson Lodge 649 F & AM and the Coudersport,
He married Adah Dunham, June 23, 1935, she preceded him in death Sept.
He is survived by his daughter and son-in-law, C. Marie and Douglas
Gay of Warsaw; his granddaughter, Lennee Gay of North Chili; his grandson,
Lorne Gay of Buffalo; his sister, Mildred Bliss of Troupsburg; and 11 nieces,
nephews and several cousins.
Besides his wife, he was preceded in death by his grandson, Milo Gay
and brothers, Roy and Craig Harrington.
A memorial service will be conducted Friday, Nov. 3 at 1:30 p.m. at
the United Methodist Church. Rev. Mark Wade will officiate.
Memorials will be received for the Troupsburg United Methodist Church
or the Troupsburg Volunteer Fire Company.
Arrangements are by H.P. Smith & Son Inc. Funeral Home, 1607 Main
MARLENE D. SCHUBMEHL
WAYLAND - Marlene D. Schubmehl, 60, of S. Lackawanna St., passed away
Monday (Oct. 30, 2000) at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester, after
a long illness.
Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday and 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.
Thursday at the Walter E. Baird & Sons Funeral Home, 100 E. Naples
St., Wayland. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 11 a.m. Friday in
St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Wayland.
A complete obituary will be in Wednesday's Tribune.
THOMAS GEORGE HALEY
MESA, Ariz. - Thomas George Haley, 63, died Saturday (Oct. 28, 2000)
following a long illness.
He was born Feb. 1, 1937, to Margaret and the late Robert George Haley
in Hornell. He was predeceased by his wife, the former Ruth Bloome, in
Thomas attended St. Ann's School and Hornell High School, and then
entered the U.S. Marines, eventually attaining the rank of sergeant. During
his 22-year career, he saw combat duty in Vietnam, was at the Bay of Pigs
in Cuba, and served a tour of duty in Africa. He was active in Boy Scouts
overseas during his military career. On leaving the service, Haley operated
a trucking service in California, and later retired to reside in Arizona.
He is survived by his mother, of Hornell; three sons, Robert of Mesa,
Richard and Howard of California; five brothers, Robert (Sybil) of Hornell,
Lawrence (Sandra) of Springwater, Timothy (Sharon) of Hornell, Eugene (Karen)
of Hornell, and Joseph (Brenda) of Hornell; three sisters, Margaret (John)
Clancy of Hornell, Mary (Rolland) Thompson of Hornell, Eleachea Buono of
Hornell; many nieces and nephews; and grandchildren.
A memorial mass in Hornell will take place at 11 a.m. on Saturday,
Nov. 4, at St. Ignatius Loyola Church. Burial will be in Sierra Nevadas.
Memorial contributions should be directed to the St. Ann's School alumni
fund, the Boy Scouts or the Southern Tier Hospice.