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Philip H. Dewey II BIG FLATS, NY | Philip H. Dewey II, of N. Olcott Rd., Big Flats, NY, passed away Monday, September 23, 2002 at his home. Philip was born in Gaines, PA, son of Harry P. and Sallie Hill Dewey. Philip was named for his grandfather who was Pennsylvania's Secretary of Internal Affairs. During the latter part of WW II, he trained platoons of R.O.T.C. men at Penn State and was a member of Phi Sigma Kappa there. He was a graduate of Mansfield University, was a member of Kappa Delta Pi honorary, and received his Masters from Alfred University. He began his English teaching career in Dryden, NY. He accepted a teaching position at Corning Free Academy, and retired from Corning East High School after 36 years. He married Anne E. Winchester in Oneida, NY on July 14, 1962, she also being an English teacher and is retired from Corning West High School. He was president of the Corning Teachers Association and later, the Corning Educators Association. Philip and Anne have made their home in Big Flats, and spent winters in Melbourne Beach, FL. Philip's interests and memberships include: former member of the Big Flats United Methodist Church, current member of the First Presbyterian Church of Big Flats, Big Flats Historical Society, Horseheads Elks Club, and a Camp Star director. Philip was twice Past President of the Big Flats Rotary Club, and received the Paul Harris Fellowship award. Later he was a member of the Chemung AM Rotary. He enjoyed volunteer work as a driver for Meals on Wheels, and the Boy Scout Committee. With Philip's English and love of writing background, he was an avid writer of letters to the editor in the Elmira Corning area papers. For many years the Dewey's were hosts to Fresh Air Kids from New York and young people from England, Sweden, Belgium, Germany, Denmark and the Ukraine. He wrote travel columns for the Free Press Courier in Westfield and Galeton, PA paper, and also a dozen booklets for family and friends. Family travels had taken him to all of the continents except Australia. When at their Florida home, Philip very much enjoyed being a roving reporter for the A1-A Condo Park Newsletter. Surviving Philip is his wife of 40 years, Anne E. Dewey of Big Flats; children and their spouses: Alexis Dewey Heaney an elementary school teacher of Laurel Springs, NJ, Dr. Keith H. and Eileen Kurns Dewey of Lawrenceville, NJ, Attny. Melissa D. and Stephen Brumback of Chapel Hill, NC; brother and sister-in-law, Rev. Dr. Keith and Flo Dewey of Bath, NY; sister, Betty Jean Parker of Galeton, PA and grandchildren: Keli and Kegan Heaney. Friends are invited to call at Hills Funeral Home on Friday, September 27 from 7 to 9 PM and on Saturday, September 28 from 9 to 10:30 AM. The Funeral Service will follow in the First Presbyterian Church of Big Flats at 11 AM. The interment will be at the family's convenience. Memorials, in Philip's name, may be directed to the Steele Memorial Library, Big Flats Branch, First Presbyterian Church of Big Flats or the charity of choice. Margaretta Diffenderfer SANTA CLARA, CA | Margaretta Diffenderfer, former resident of Corning, entered into rest Aug. 23rd in Santa Clara, CA. Beloved wife of the late Dale S. Diffenderfer; adored mother of Ricky Diffenderfer and Kathleen Jarvis, Amy Diffenderfer and Peter Hofmann, Luci and Mike Spart, Darlene and Jerry Knickerbocker and Peachy and Zain Schoonover; devoted grandmother of Steve and Lisa, Jed, Terry, Tony, TJ, Jenny, Eva, Andrea and Brian. Margaretta battled cancer the last year of her life but her spirit and determination was strong to the very end when God called her home. The family would like to give a special thank you to her daughter Luci Spart and family for taking such good care of her. Margaretta's last year of life was filled with laughter, love and special times thanks to the family that loved her. Funeral Services were held at Chapel of Flowers, 900 S. Second St., San Jose, CA. Interment will be held on September 4, 2002 at 1 p.m. at Alto Reste Cemetery, Altoona, PA. Please send floral arrangements to Mauk and Yates Funeral Home, 719 4th Ave., Altoona, PA. Frank J. Diliberto CORNING | Frank J. Diliberto, age 75 of Corning, NY, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, September 23, 2002 in Pocono, PA. Frank was born October 29, 1926 in Corning, NY the son of the late Francis and Francesca Alotto Diliberto. He married Jean Kenyon on August 23, 1947 at St. Vincent de Paul Church in Corning. Frank was a Veteran of the US Navy serving from 1944 to 1946 on the LST 866 ship. He was the former owner of Frank's Barber Shop for 20 years, and had also worked for Archway Cookie Company and Mid Atlantic Management Co. He was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Church, VFW Post 527, Elks Lodge B.P.O.E. 1071, LST 866, Knights of Columbus, and Vice President of Sports Boosters. Frank's life was filled with love for his wife, his children and his grandchildren. He enjoyed coffee with his buddies, playing cards with his friends, crossword puzzles, and was an avid golfer. Surviving is his wife, Jean of Corning; his children and their families: Sandy and Ronald Kittner, Eric Kittner, Jennifer (David) Kittner Shenman; Robert and Sharon Diliberto, Ryan Diliberto, Jamie Diliberto; James and Kerry Diliberto, Shauna Diliberto, Deanna Diliberto, Sara Tucci, Joe Tucci; Kathy and Mark Dersham, Melanie, Chris and Chad Dersham; Bryan and Cathy Diliberto, Josh, Brian, Courtney and Tela Diliberto; Mary Ellen and Dan Clausen, Nicole O'Rourke, Holli, Danya and Derek Clausen; sisters: Rose Yorio, Nita Sturiale and Josephine (Larry) Diana all of Corning; brother, Jack (Theresa) Diliberto of Elmira. Frank was predeceased by a sister, Christina Ruocco. Family and friends are invited to call at Carpenter's Funeral Home, 14 E. Pulteney St., Corning on Thursday, September 26, 2002 from 2-4 and 7-9 PM. A prayer service will be held on Friday at the funeral home at 10:30 AM followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Vincent de Paul Church 11:00 AM. Burial will follow at St. Mary's Cemetery, Corning with full military honors. The family will provide flowers. Those wishing may direct memorials in Frank's name, to Ophelia's Place (a safe haven for people with eating disorders), PO Box 621, Liverpool, NY 13088. Gary Wayne Dinehart PRATTSBURGH, NY | Gary Wayne Dinehart age 63 of 10581 Cty Rte 74, Prattsburgh, NY died Friday August 16, 2002 at the Arnot-Ogden Medical Center in Elmira, NY. Mr. Dinehart was born Oct. 16, 1938 in Bath, NY and was the son of Clyde and Florence Perry Dinehart. He was a 20 years member of the Prattsburg Rotary Club and retired from Taylor Wine Co in Hammondsport, NY. He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Nancy, children; David Dinehart of Silver Springs, FL, Phillip (Lynn) Dinehart of Prattsburg, NY, Linda (Robert) Metros of Buffalo, NY, grandchildren; Michael, Shannon, Justin and Adara, sisters; Patricia Wood and Rosalie Campbell both of Penn Yan, NY, several nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the Bottoni-Wood Funeral Home Prattsburgh on Tues (Aug 20) from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8pm, funeral services will follow at 8pm with the Rev. Robert Bruinooge, officiating. Burial will be at Rural Cemetery in Prattsburgh. Memorials may be made to the Prattsburgh Volunteer Ambulance Corp. Charlotte B. Dippo CORNING | Charlotte B. Dippo, 91, of 426 Watauga Ave., Corning, died Friday, March 1, 2002 at Corning Hospital. She was born October 16, 1910 in Corning the daughter of the late George and Margaret (Bierwiler) Bishop. She was as Registered Nurse at Corning Hospital for over 30 years. She is survived by her son, Walter A. Dippo of McGraw, NY; daughter, Audrey Goolrick of Anandale, VA; 4 grandchildren: Stephanie Hans Schmitt, Meade Goolrick, Julie Savastio and Dr. Kim Dippo; 3 great grandchildren, Logan Goolrick, Conner Goolrick and Noah Savastio. Friends are invited to call at the Acly-Stover Funeral Home, 327 East Second Street, Corning on Sunday, March 3, 2002 from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. with Rev. Carol Keller officiating. Funeral Services to follow calling hours at 3:00 p.m. Interment will be in Hope Cemetery, Corning. Marion Lyle 'Kootch' Disbrow BRANCHPORT | Marion Lyle "Kootch" Disbrow, age 70, died Thursday, July 25, 2002. Friends may call on Sunday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm at the Bottoni-Wood Funeral Home in Prattsburgh. Her funeral service will be held on Monday at 1 pm at the funeral home, with the Rev. Barbara Gifford officiating. Burial will be at Glenview Cemetery in Pulteney, NY. Memorials may be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Society, 733 Third Ave., New York City, NY 10017, www.nmss.org. Marion was born July 26, 1931 in Bath, NY and was the daughter of William and Evelyn McConnell Cole. She was a graduate of Rochester Business Institute, a member of the Pulteney Fire Dept. Auxiliary. She worked many years as a vineyardist. She was predeceased by her husband, Van Disbrow. Marion is survived by her children: Dan (Kathy) Disbrow of Penn Yan, William Disbrow of Branchport, NY, Sheila (Tim) Landers of Maryland, Barry Disbrow of Portsmouth, VA, Ken (Joanne) Disbrow of Indiana; 6 grandchildren; sister, Lovette Craig of Pulteney, NY. David H. Dixon ELMIRA | David H. Dixon Jr., 83, of Lorenzo Place, Elmira, formerly of Corning and Ft. Meyers, FL, died Tuesday, September 24, 2002 at home. He was born September 26, 1918 in Corning, the son of the late David H. and Clara (Bell) Dixon Sr. He married Mary O'Shanick who predeceased him October 19, 1992. David was a Veteran in the US Army serving in the European Theater during WWII. He was a retired Laborer employed by Corning Building Co. He was a member of All Saints Parish attending St. Vincent's Church. He is survived by his daughters, Vicki (Walter) Cunningham of Corning, Mary (Robert) Randall of Elmira, NY and Helen (Albert) Beller of Ft. Meyers, FL; son, David (Claudia) Dixon of Elmira; sister, Claramae (Paul) Campbell of Painted Post; brothers, Chet Dixon of FL; Leland Dixon of PA and Glen Dixon of Hornell; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Mr. & Mrs. Joe O'Shanick of Corning; sisters-in-law, Joan Ovsanik of Corning, Virginia O'Shanick of Painted Post and Marge O'Shanick of FL; brother-in-law, Harold Mosher of FL; 5 granddaughters, 2 grandsons, 4 great grandchildren, several nieces, nephews and a special Aunt, Agnes, of Penn Yan. he was predeceased by a son, Frank Dixon. Family and friends are invited to call at the Acly-Stover Funeral Home, 327 East Second Street, Corning on Thursday, September 26, 2002 from 2-4 p.m. & 7-9 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, September 27, 2002 at 9:30 a.m. at St. Vincent's Church, Corning. Interment and Committal services will follow in St. Mary's Greek Catholic Cemetery, Corning. Arthur G. Doane BURDETT | Arthur G. Doane, age 88, of Burdett, NY, passed away on Thursday, September 26, 2002 at the Seneca View Nursing Facility, Montour Falls, NY. Art is survived by his children, Barbara Grey of Burdett, NY, Gerald Doane of Burdett, NY, Wayne & Ruth Doane of Trumansburg, NY and Carl & Joyce Doane of Van Etten, NY; 13 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. Art was predeceased by his wife Bessie Doane; grandchildren, Charlene and Dale Madorsky; daughter-in-law, Roshelle Doane. Mr. Doane retired after thirty-seven years of service with the Lehigh Valley Railroad. He was a former member of the Montour Falls Moose Lodge, was a local handyman around the community and attended the Burdett United Methodist Church. Relatives and friends are invited to call at the Vedder and Scott Funeral Home, 534 Church St., Odessa, NY on Monday, September 30, 2002 from 4:00 to 6:00 PM. His funeral and committal service will follow at 6:00 PM. Pastor Judy Peppard will officiate. Interment will be in Laurel Hill Cemetery, Odessa, NY, at the convenience of the family. Neil G. Dobson PAINTED POST | Neil G. Dobson, age 59, of Taft Road, Painted Post died Sunday, March 24, 2002 at Corning Hospital. Neil was born on August 15, 1942 in Corning, NY, the son of Clifford G. and Winifred E. (Taft) Dobson. He married Dawn E. Vetter in Campbell in 1973. Neil was a graduate of Painted Post High School where he excelled on the football and basketball teams. He entered the Army and served bravely as a helicopter crew chief in the Vietnam War. Neil was self-employed in the trucking business for thirty years. For the next ten years, he was employed by the Teamsters Local 529 in Elmira retiring from the Howard Delivery Company. After retiring in 1998, Neil spent time building and repairing Team 4 Cars with his son, Jason at Woodhull Raceway. He became a proud grandfather three years ago and shared his love of tractors, trucks, and the outdoors with Austin. Neil Dobson was a devoted husband, father, grandfather, and friend who left us with special memories. He was preceded in death by his parents and by his sister, Sally Dobson. He is survived by his wife, Dawn at home; children: Belinda, Melissa, and Jason of Painted Post; one grandson, Austin; three sisters: Glenda (John) Merrill, Karen Dobson, and Nancy (Billy) Congdon; three brothers: Olin (Bonnie) Dobson, Carl (Eva) Dobson, and Brian Dobson; and several nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts, and uncles. Calling hours will be held on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM at Phillips Funeral Home Inc., 17 W. Pulteney St., Corning, where funeral services will be on Wednesday at 11:00 AM with Reverend Judy White officiating. Burial will be in Coopers Plains Cemetery, Coopers Plains, NY. Memorials may be made to the American Lung Association-Finger Lakes Region, 1595 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14620 in Neil's name. Charles G. Dodge Charles G. Dodge, 75 years, of 85 Belaire Dr., Horseheads, NY, formerly of Corning, NY, died suddenly September 7, 2002 at the Arnot Ogden Medical Center. He was born December 10, 1926 in Pinehill, the son of the late Henry and Viola Fero Dodge. He was a lifetime resident of the Corning/ Horseheads area, graduating from Northside High School. Charles was a veteran of the United States Army during World War II, serving from 1945-46. Charles and Lillian Hoyt were married January 23, 1945 in Riverside. He was employed with the New York Central Railroad as a dispatcher in the Corning office and later became employed with the United States Postal Department, retiring in 1988. Surviving, his wife of 57 years, Lillian. Brother, Emory and two sisters; Georgia and Mary. Also, several nieces and nephews. There will be no calling hours. Funeral and Committal Services will be held at the Haughey Funeral Home, 216 E. First St., Corning, NY, Tuesday, September 10, 2002 at 2:00 p.m., Justin O'Brian officiating. Memorial donations may be made in Charles's name to the charity of one's choice. James V. Dominick Jr. ADDISON | James V. Dominick Jr. 70, of 33 Baldwin Avenue entered into rest on June 6, 2002 at Corning Hospital following an extended illness. He was born in Addison, New York on May 6, 1932 a son of James and Katherine Malone Dominick. Jim Married Anna E. Wolverton on July 27, 1952 in Addison, New York. He attended Addison Schools and completed several technical courses of study. He was a journeyman carpenter and worked in the trades at Corning Inc. and retired with 45 years active service. Jim was a member of Union Local 1000 AFGWU, a member of the Jesus Church in Addison, and Addison Car Club. He owned and enjoyed antique cars, hunting and fishing. He is survived by his wife, Anna; four sons: Robert (Charlotte) Dominick of Addison, James Dominick III of Miami, FL, William (Connie) Dominick of Addison and Christopher Dominick of Corning; foster son, Joseph (Rhonda) Frank of Nicholson, PA; two grandchildren, Shaun and Jaslynn Dominick; a sister, Lucille Royer of Addison; two brothers, Andrew Dominick of Painted Post and John Hiser of Wintersville, OH; several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a sister, Genevieve Griffin and brothers, Joseph and Louis Dominick. Friends and relatives may call Saturday 7-9 pm and Sunday 2-4 and 7-9 pm at the Flint Funeral Home, 10 Wall Street, Addison; where funeral services will be held on Monday at 11 am with Rev. Timothy Wright officiating. Burial will be in St. Catherine's Cemetery, Addison. Memorials may be made to Southern Tier Hospice. Dorothy Frances Drehmer CORNING | Dorothy Frances Drehmer , 83 of Corning, passed away Thursday, March 7, 2002 at the Arnot Ogden Medical Center in Elmira, NY. She was born November 21st, 1918 , the daughter of the late Glen and Frances (Markert) Slater. Dorothy was predeceased by her first husband, Raymond C. Soper, her second husband, Harvey E. Drehmer and a son, Raymond G. Soper. She is survived by her children: Dolores J. Soper (Raymond) Calhoun of Campbell, Philip H. (Connie) Soper of Montour Falls, Frances A. Soper (Glenn) Jacobus of Painted Post, David H. (Lucy) Soper of Montour Falls, Stephen P. Soper of Painted Post, Kathleen L. Soper (Douglas) Kapral of Painted Post, Diane M. Soper of Corning; a daughter-in-law, Beverly Soper of Corning, 16 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren. Dorothy was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Church in Corning. She was a retiree of Corning Inc. She enjoyed spending time with her family as a devoted mother and grandmother. Family and friends are invited to call at Carpenter's Funeral Home, 14 E. Pulteney Street, Corning, NY on Sunday, March 10th from 2-4 and 7-9 PM. A funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Monday, March 11th at 11:00 AM with Father Francis Davis officiating. Burial, at St. Mary's Cemetery in Corning, will follow the service. Karen Marie Drepensted HORNELL | Karen Marie Drepensted, 39, of 3 Holly Terrace, passed away Wednesday, June 5, 2002 at St. James Mercy Hospital in Hornell. She was born March 27, 1963 in N. Hornell the daughter of Harry and Sharon Shannon Drepensted. Karen had worked at the Comfort Inn in Hornell for many years and was an employee of the Isaman Taxi Co. She was a member of the Arkport American Legion Auxiliary. Surviving are her daughters, Jessica Lee Drepensted of Hornell and Melissa Anne Lewis of Bath; son, Kevin Michael Drepensted of Kenmore; mother, Sharon S. Henry of Hammondsport; sister, Mary Lynn Drepensted of Sandy, Oregon; brother, David John Drepensted of Hammondsport; several aunts, uncles and cousins. She was predeceased by her father Harry Drepensted in 1997; sister Anne Louise Drepensted in 1994, and step-father Douglas Henry in 1995. Friends may call at the LaMarche Funeral Home of Hammondsport, Saturday from 2-4 p.m. at which time a Memorial Service will be held at 4 p.m. Rev. Babs Steinert will officiate. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Hornell Fire Dept. or the Hammondsport Vol. Fire Dept. John L. Driggins, SR. Corning - John L. Driggins, SR, 86, of Walnut Street, Corning went to be with his Lord Wednesday, March 20, 2002, at Corning Hospital. He was born November 2, 1915, and was raised in Corning, the son of Augustine and Mary (Walker) Driggins. John and Marcia (Stout) Driggins were married December 26, 1940, in Watkins Glen, NY. He was a graduate of Corning Free Academy, Class of 1934. He is a legend in local sports with an outstanding career in basketball, football and baseball, coaching both girls and boys teams in basketball. He was an avid bowler and President of the Corning Glass Works Bowling Association in 1972. Due to his love of sports and desire to teach young boys the fundamentals of baseball, how to play the game with finesse and courage, in the early 1950's, he joined the ranks of Babe Ruth League managers, managing and coaching the Rotary ball team for 21 years, from 1954-1975 and was a recipient of the Rotary Paul Harris Fellowship Award. There wasn't a finer coach in the league and to this day, he is respected and fondly remembered by his former ball players who gave him credit for helping to build their character and mold their lives to be successful citizens. In 1958, he was chosen as a member of the Citizens Committee for passing the bond issue for Carder and Severn Schools; 1968, he was appointed to the Zoning Board of Appeals and held that position for 10 years; 1975, he was appointed a member of the Advisory Board of the Salvation Army and was named lifetime advisor for his many years of service. He was also Chairman of Elsie Clute Committee for Beautification of CFA and was a member of the CFA Alumni Council; 1976, he was inducted into the Corning-Painted Post Hall of Fame for Basketball; 1982, he retired from Corning Glass Works as a Supervisor of Chemical Stockroom Laboratory Research Department at Sullivan Park; 1989, he was Ordained as Deacon in the First Presbyterian Church of Corning; 1990, he received his 50 years Service Pin from Corning Glass Works; 1995, He was the first Afro-American to receive a 60 year Service Pin from Corning Glass Works. He had given many lectures on the Black History of Corning through the Historical society. He is survived by his loving wife of 61 years, Marcia Driggins; his three children, Joyce Ann Hanford, Augustine Thomas and John Lewis, JR; a brother, William M. Driggins; six grandchildren, Tiana Lyn, Augustine,Sharon, Johnathan, Kicheko and Jennifer; 3 great granchildren; several nieces and nephews. He was predec eased by 5 sisters, and 3 brothers. There will be no calling hours. A Memorial Service will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, March 25, 2002 at the First Presbyterian Church of Corning with Rev. Robert Boell and Rev. Donald Stevenson officiating. Interment will be held at the convenience of the family. Memorial donations may be made to the Salvation Army. Robert W. Driscoll CORNING | Robert W. Driscoll, 86, husband of Betty Driscoll and a native of Corning, New York, died Thursday, May 30, 2002 at Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre, Pennsylvania after a brief illness. He was born November 23, 1915 in Corning, New York to William and Johanna McCarthy Driscoll in his parent's house at 134 Columbia Street. Driscoll was a graduate of St. Patrick's Parochial School and Corning Free Academy. During World War II he served as a sergeant in the 863rd Antiaircraft Battalion in England and France, including the Battle of the Bulge. He was awarded the Bronze Star. On June 19, 1954 he married Betty Hansen and until recently they lived at 275 Bridge Street in Corning. He was a communicant of St. Vincent's Church. Together with his brother, Adrian, he operated the Standard Dry Cleaning Company on Market Street; a business that their father started in 1924. Robert joined the business in 1933 and worked there for 50 years, until the brothers closed it at their retirement in 1983. He was a member of the Corning Elks Lodge, American Legion and VFW. In addition to his wife, Betty; he is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Deborah Driscoll and Ronald Stowell of Seneca Falls, New York and Patricia Driscoll and William Warmus of Lansing, New York and his brother, Adrian Driscoll, as well as many nieces and nephews. Friends and relatives may call at Beilby Funeral Home, 139 Walnut Street, Corning, NY on Sunday, June 2, 2002 from 2-4 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday at St. Vincent de Paul Church, Corning at 9:30 AM. Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery. Those wishing may direct memorials, in Robert's name, to the Corning Public Library, 300 Civic Center Plaza, Corning, NY 14830 or to a charity of one's choice. Elizabeth Maryann Drouard Rogers CORNING | Elizabeth Maryann Drouard Rogers, age 79 of Goff Road, Corning, NY, passed away Sunday evening, April 28, 2002. Elizabeth was born August 26, 1922 in Corning, NY, daughter of Nicholas and Anna Laurel Drouard. She was a loving mother, grandmother and wife of Donald Rogers who predeceased her November 21, 1992. Surviving Elizabeth are a daughter and son-in-law, Sharon and Joseph Kapfhammer of Corning; son and daughter-in-law, Don and Leslie Rogers of Ft. Walton Beach, FL; a brother, Edward Drouard of Corning; a sister, Katherine (Joseph) Lesso of Corning; grandchildren: Scott Rogers of NJ, Shannon Rogers of Colorado, Kari Borden of California, Donnie Rogers of Ft. Walton Beach, FL, Shannon Schliffit of Arizona and nieces and nephews. Predeceasing Elizabeth were her parents, husband, and brothers and sisters: Frankie, George, Ernie and Richard Drouard, Madeline Hubbard, Louise Reagan and Freda O'Rourke. Friends are invited to a Graveside Memorial Service on Wednesday, May 1 at 3:30 PM in the Coopers Cemetery in Coopers Plains, NY. The family wishes to express their heartfelt gratitude to Dr. Habash and staff and the Southern Tier Hospice for their support and care given to Elizabeth M. Rogers during her illness. Memorials, in Elizabeth's name, may be directed to Southern Tier Hospice or the American Cancer Society. Arrangements are with Carpenter's Funeral Home. Marion (Hanks) Dudley HAMMONDSPORT | Marion (Hanks) Dudley, 97 formerly of 8051 Olde Bath Road, passed away May 28, 2002 at the Taylor Health Center. She was born August 30, 1904, the oldest daughter of Dean and Evelyn Hanks, at Friendship, NY. She was a 1922 graduate of the Genesee Normal School and taught in Belmont for 2 years. She was married to Linford A. Dudley on November 1, 1924 in Belmont, NY. He predeceased her on October 23, 1990 after 66 years of marriage. From 1941 to 1956 she and her husband owned and operated the Red & White Grocery Store in Hammondsport. From 1957 to 1970 she was employed as a switchboard operator at Mercury Aircraft. She was a past Matron and member of the Vine City Chapter #356 Order of the Eastern Star for over 50 years, and a long time member of the Hammondsport United Methodist Church. Surviving are her daughter, Nancy A. Dudley of Racine, Wisonsin; son, Richard Dudley of Nunda, NY; sister, Edna Weinman of Wellsville; brother Frederick G. Hanks of Friendship, 10 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. She was pre-deceased by her grandson, Gerard A. Dudley on May 30, 1993. There are no prior calling hours. Funeral Services will be Friday at 11 a.m. at the LaMarche Funeral Home of Hammondsport. Rev. Lee Williams will officiate and Interment will be in Pleasant Valley Cemetery, Hammondsport. Memorials may be made to Hammondsport United Methodist Church or the Hammondsport Vol. Ambulance Corp. Josephine Dunning PAINTED POST | Josephine Dunning, age 95, formerly of Snyder's Trailer Ct. in Painted Post, NY, passed away Wednesday evening May 29, 2002 at Corning Hospital, Corning, NY. Josephine was born February 8, 1907 in Lindley, NY, daughter of Herbert and Maude Baker Soule. She married Lawrence Dunning on February 11, 1928 in Caton, NY. He predeceased her in February of 1967. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother who enjoyed her life making a home for her family. She was the oldest attending member of the East Lindley Baptist Church. Surviving Josephine are sons and daughters-in-law: Lawrence and Maude Dunning of Lindley, NY and Andrew and Naomi Dunning of Painted Post, NY; daughters and sons-in-law: Leona Dunning of Painted Post, Dora and Lyle Keeney of Painted Post and Rosemary and Harry Finnefrock of Beaver Dams, NY; eleven grandchildren, twenty-nine great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Friends are invited to call at Carpenter's Funeral Home on Saturday, June 1 from 2 to 4 PM. The Funeral Service will be at the Funeral Home at the conclusion of the Visitation (4 PM) with Rev. James Boris and Rev. Mark Spaid officiating. The Interment will be in Fairview Cemetery in Lindley, NY. Bernice Pitts Duperrouzel CORNING | Bernice Pitts Duperrouzel, age 89, of the Corning Area, passed away Tuesday, February 26, 2002 at Schuyler Hospital. Bernice was born April 21, 1912 in Middlebury, PA the daughter of the late Mortimer and Elizabeth Potter. She was retired from Corning Inc. Surviving is a son, Robert (Nona) Pitts of Corning; daughter, Helen Christ of CA; sister, Nina Stewart of Painted Post; 9 grandchildren and several great and great great grandchildren. Bernice was predeceased by her first husband, Robert Pitts Sr. and second husband, Romeo Duperrouzel; great granddaughter, Hope Ann; brothers, Floyd and Alfred and sisters, Alberta and Alice. Family and friends are invited to call at Carpenter's Funeral Home, 14 E. Pulteney St., Corning on Sunday, March 3, 2002 from 2-4 and 7-9 PM. Funeral Services will be held at the funeral home on Monday at 11:00 AM with Rev. Randy Ginnan officiating. Burial will follow at Hope Cemetery, Corning. Jeffrey A. Dupuis Jeffrey A. Dupuis, age 21, of Big Flats, died early last week while attempting to scale Mount Rainier near Ashford, Washington. Jeff was born November 16, 1980 at Syracuse, NY, the son of Alfred A. and Diane (Van Valkenburg) Dupuis. He was a 1999 graduate of East High School where he was a member of the National Honor Society and played soccer for 4 years. He was captain of the '98 team. Jeff would have been a senior this fall at the State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry at Syracuse University. He was on the Dean's List and was recently elected president of the school's John Marshall Wilderness Outing Club. Jeff was instrumental in starting an inner-city middle school study program, teaching classes and working with kids on science projects. His passion for the outdoors led him to spend summers in Wyoming, working for an outdoor rigging company as a guide for kayaking and canoeing trips. He is survived by his parents, Alfred A. and Diane Dupuis, his sister, Kristen, and brother, Matthew C. Dupuis, all of Big Flats; maternal grandparents Francis and Mary Van Valkenburg of Ocala, FL; paternal grandmother, Margaret Dupuis of Syracuse, NY; uncle, Jon Van Valkenburg; aunt and uncle Christine and Michael Higgins; cousins, Jon, Scott, Kara and Erica Van Valkenburg, Amanda and Patrick Higgins and an incredible number of wonderful friends. Jeff was predeceased by his grandfather, Alfred Dupuis. The family will receive friends Tuesday from 4-7 PM at Phillips Funeral Home Inc., 17 W. Pulteney St., Corning. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday at 9:30 AM at St. Vincent De Paul Church, 222 Dodge Ave., Corning. A Memorial Scholarship Fund will be set up in Jeffrey's name to assist East High graduates in pursuit of environmental preservation. Envelopes will be provided at the funeral home. Walter A. Duquette, Sr. CORNING | Walter A. Duquette, Sr., age 86, of Fuller Avenue, Corning, NY, a native and longtime resident of North Adams, MA, died Sunday, March 10, 2002 at the Arnot Ogden Medical Center in Elmira, NY. Walter was born in Westmoreland, NH on November 17, 1915, the son of Arthur and Elsie (Wilkinson) Duquette. He was employed by Lane Construction, based in Meridian, CT, as a Foreman for many years. He was a former member and past President of the Fraternal Order of the Eagles 310 in North Adams, MA; a member of the Corning VFW; and attended St. Mary's Church. Walter loved golfing, playing cards and hunting. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Ellen; a sister, Marion Perry; a brother, John Duquette; and his first wife of 52 years and mother of his children, Doris LaBonte Duquette. Walter is survived by his wife, Bernice Ross Duquette at home; six daughters: Lorraine Dupree, Ruth (Fred) Skiffington, Annette Talbot, Linda (William) DelRatez, Janet Duquette and Dawn (Rodney) Wilson; seven sons: Arthur, Raymond, Edward, Walter Jr., William Sr., John and James Duquette; three sisters: Lillian Stednitz, Ruth Smith and Beatrice Duquette; one brother, Adelard Duquette; two step daughters, Carole Ross and Geraldine Thompson; two step sons, Robert Ross and Bruce Ross; 35 grandchildren, 32 great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. Calling hours will be on Tuesday, March 12, from 4 until 7 PM at Phillips Funeral Home Inc., 17 W. Pulteney St., Corning where Funeral Services will be held at the conclusion of calling hours at 7:00 PM. Burial will be in Southview Cemetery, North Adams, MA. Memorial donations may be made to the American Kidney Fund, 6110 Executive Boulevard, Suite 1010, Rockville, MD 20852. Donald G. "Pops" DuVall CAMERON MILLS, NY | Donald G. "Pops" DuVall, 61, of 5351 South Church Road, Cameron Mills, NY passed away Tuesday, March 26, 2002 at Ira Davenport Memorial Hospital, Bath, NY. Born in Corning, NY, May 26, 1940, he was the son of Francis & Kathleen Stark DuVall. He was a graduate of Painted Post High School. He was retired from Corning, Inc. after 40 years of service and was presently a self-employed trucker. He was a former member of the Cameron Volunteer Fire Company and an avid hunter, fisherman, & Nascar fan. He married Freda R. Tompkins, September 5, 1964; she survives. Also surviving are sons & daughters-in-law, Donald G., Jr. & Lisa DuVall of Cameron Mills, NY and Todd N. & Kathleen DuVall of Addison, NY; his daughter, Tammy L. DuVall & fiance, Jay Brew of Cameron Mills, NY; sisters, Jackie (Wilson) Hill of Attica, Ohio, Phyllis (Larry) Sutton of Campbell, NY, and Deborah (Larry) Holmer of Fremont, Ohio; 5 grandchildren & 12 nieces & nephews. Friends may call at the H.P. Smith & Son, Inc. Funeral Home, 1607 Main St., Woodhull, NY, Friday, March 29th, 2-4 & 7-9 pm, where funeral services will be conducted Saturday, March 30th at 11 am. Pastor Donald Peek will officiate. Burial will be in Addison Rural Cemetery. Memorials will be received for the Cameron Ambulance Corp. or the Tuscarora Addison Wrestling Club. Anne Dzybon CORNING | Anne Dzybon, age 72, of Rte 352, Corning passed away Monday, July 29, 2002 at home. Anne was born in Poland on June 1, 1930 the daughter of Nicholas and Anna Staszkew Kosch. She married Andrew Dzybon in September of 1967 in Huntington, Long Island. She was a member of the Assembly of God Church in Corning and was retired from Corning, Inc. Surviving is her husband, Andrew; brothers, Michael Kosch of Long Island and Zanuck Kosch of GA; sisters, Katherian Michinski of Long Island, Rosalie Chomyk of FL and Julie Fitton of Long Island, as well as several nieces and nephews. Anne was predeceased by a brother, Walter Kosch. Family and friends are invited to call at Carpenter's Funeral Home, 14 E. Pulteney St. on Wednesday, July 31, 2002 from 2-4 and 7-9. Funeral Services will be at the funeral home Thursday, 10:00 am. Burial will follow in Rural Home Cemetery, Big Flats. Those wishing may direct memorials, in Anne's name, to Assembly of God Church, 260 W. Pulteney St., Corning, NY 14830. Helen Z. Eastwood CORNING | Helen Z. Eastwood age 94, formerly of Breed Hollow Rd., Horseheads, NY, went to be with her risen Lord, Sunday evening, March 31, 2002 at Founders Pavilion in Corning, NY. Helen was born February 25, 1908 in Urbana, NY, daughter of Ray and Edith Westcott Brown. She became the wife of John F. Eastwood on September 14, 1929 in New York City. Helen was employed in the past at the Big Flats School, where she worked in the cafeteria. She was a member of the Quackenbush Hill Baptist Church, and was a very devoted mother, grandmother, and loving friend to all she met. Surviving Helen are sons and daughters-in-law: David Eastwood of Horseheads, Joseph and Lillian Eastwood of Owego, Russell Eastwood of Wellsburg and John Jr. and Linda Eastwood of Elmira; daughters and sons-in-law: Beverly Eastwood of Horseheads, Marian and Don Gifford of Bath, Gloria and James Barner of Corning and Edith and Edward Frycek of Horseheads; sister: Genevieve Reese of Bath; brothers, Raymond (Mary) Brown of Elmira and Lawson Brown of Horseheads, numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Predeceasing Helen was her husband, John in 1996; a son, James Eastwood and daughters-in-law, Claudia Eastwood and Gladys Eastwood. Friends are invited to attend a graveside service in the Beaver Dams Cemetery, Beaver Dams, NY on Wednesday, April 3 at 2 O'Clock PM. Helen's grandson Rev. Dan Barner will officiate the service. The family wishes to express their sincere thank-you to the staff and friends at Founders Pavilion for the excellent care given to Helen Eastwood. Arrangements are with Carpenter's Funeral Home, Corning. William D. Eaton ITHACA | William D. Eaton, age 73, of Ithaca, NY died August 3, 2002 at Cayuga Medical Center. Friends and family are invited to call Thursday from 10-11 AM at the Royce-Chedzoy Funeral Home, 212 E. 4th St., Watkins Glen, NY. Funeral services will follow at 11:00 AM, Pastor John Satero officiating. Burial at Tyrone Union Cemetery with military honors accorded. He is survived by his wife of 46 years, Patricia Moore Eaton; brothers, Richard Eaton of San Francisco, CA, Robert Eaton of Geneseo, NY; Nelson Eaton of Avoca, NY; sisters, Mary Eaton of Bath, NY, Patricia Eaton of Bath, NY; several nieces and nephews. William was born September 20, 1928 in Bath, NY, the son of Lester and Edith Eaton. He worked for many years as a sales representative for Eddydale Farms of Ithaca. He served in WWII and the Korean War with the 82nd Engineer Pipeline Company and was a former member of the Bath and Dundee American Legion Posts and First Assembly of God Church of Ithaca. Memorials in his memory may be made to the First Assembly of God Church, 197 Bostwick Rd., Ithaca, NY 14850 or charity of one' choice. Sharon K. (Doud) Ebel CORNING | Sharon K. Doud Ebel, age 62, of Painted Post, passed away on Friday, March 8, 2002 at Corning Hospital. She was born on February 8, 1940 in Corning, the daughter of Harold and Onalea Husted Kelly. She married Donald Doud in 1961. He predeceased her in 1984. She later married Harry Ebel in 1990. Sharon was a member of Calvary Baptist Church and she retired from Corning Inc. where she worked as an insurance adjuster. She is survived by her husband, Harry; daughter: Holly Doud of Wellsboro; sons and daughters-in-law: Stephen and Amy Doud of Elmira and Scott and Kerry Doud of Philadelphia, Pa.; mother: Onolea Kelly, mother-in-law: Rebecca Doud of Bath; brother-in-law: Kenneth (Nancy) Doud of Addison; sister-in-law: Patricia Doud of Boca Raton, Fla.; and grandchildren: Kelly, Jason and MacKenna Doud. Friends are invited to call at Carpenter's Funeral Home, 14 E. Pulteney St., on Tuesday, March 12, 2002, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. A funeral service will follow calling hours there at 4:00 p.m. Burial will take place at Coopers Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, those wishing may make donations in Sharon's name to the Multiple Sclerosis Society, 1650 South Ave., Suite 100, Rochester, NY 14620. Elinor D. Edwards BATH, NY | Elinor D. Edwards, 87, of 204 E. Steuben St., passed away Friday April 26, 2002, at Corning Hospital, Corning, NY. She was born January 1, 1915 in Peeperville, NY to Willard and Daisy Mann Bates. Elinor worked as a cook, a meat cutter, a cashier at IGA and Acme, and most recently as a reflexologist out of her home. She was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church of Corning, NY. She is survived by one daughter, Elizabeth (Harold) VanGelder of Bath, NY, seven grandchildren, twelve great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. Elinor was predeceased by her husband, Frank Edwards and two sons, Earl and Jack Edwards. Friends may call at Seager-Jones Funeral Home 4 E. Washington St., Bath, NY Tuesday April 30th from 7:00-9:00PM and Wednesday May 1st from 1:00-2:00PM with funeral to immediately follow at 2:00PM. Burial will be in Nondaga Cemetery, Bath, NY. Patricia P. (Pat) Eicher SYRACUSE, NY | Patricia P. (Pat) Eicher, 48 years, of Imperial Ave., Painted Post, NY 14870, loving wife, mother and friend to all, died Monday, March 11, 2002 in Syracuse, NY. She was born the daughter of Joseph & Thelma "Tolly" McCarthy Pelych in Hornell, NY. She was a graduate of St. Ann's Elementary School in Hornell, NY, Hornell High School and Corning Community College's Nursing Program. On November 24, 1973 she was married to Joseph G. Eicher at St. Ann's Church in Hornell, NY. Pat was a member of All Saints Parish, attending Immaculate Heart of Mary Church in Painted Post, NY. She had worked as a nurse for 17 years at the Bath Veterans Administration Hospital. She was a talented artist, and enjoyed Tole Painting, and teaching art classes. Pat will be missed dearly by her husband of 28 years, Joseph; daughter, Amy at home; sons, Joseph J. of Buffalo, NY and Todd of Painted Post, NY; mother, Thelma "Tolly" Pelych of Hornell, NY; sister, Kathy Green; brothers, Michael Pelych and Joseph (Sue) Pelych all of Hornell, NY, several nieces, nephews, aunts & uncles, and many dear friends and neighbors. She was predeceased by her father, Joseph Pelych in 1966. Friends may call at the Haughey Funeral Home, 216 E. First St., Corning, NY 14830 on Thursday, March 14, 2002 from 2-4 & 7-9 pm. A Prayer Service will be held at the funeral home on Friday, March 15, 2002 at 8:45 am, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial and Committal Prayers at 9:30 am at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church in Painted Post, NY. Interment will be in Fairview Cemetery in Painted Post, NY. At the family's request, Memorial Donations may be made to All Saint's Academy, 158 State St., Corning, NY 14830. Josephine F. Eilers CORNING, NY | Josephine F. Eilers, age 79, of Corning NY, passed away Friday May 10, 2002 at Corning Hospital. Josephine was born July 9, 1922 in New Milford PA, daughter of Harold and Ethel Matthews Whitney. She was a dedicated wife, mother, and grandmother. Surviving Josephine are a son and daughter in law; Carl and Marie Eilers of Savona; daughters and sons in law Ellen Eilers of Corning, Louise and Michael Magner of Albany NY; brothers: Daryl Whitney of Susquehanna PA, Brice Whitney of New Milford PA, Gyle Whitney of Lebanon PA; sisters: Betty Seamans and Beryl Haley, both of New Milford PA; grandchildren: Gretchen Dean of Painted Post NY, Autumn Seeley of Corning NY; three great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband Rudolph Eilers in June of 1974. Friends are invited to call at Carpenters Funeral Home, 14 E. Pulteney St. on Monday May 13, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9PM. The Funeral Service will be held at the Funeral Home on Tuesday May 14 at 4PM, with Elder Jeff Haig from The Jehovah Witness Congregation officiating. The Interment will be in Hope Cemetery, Corning NY. Hugh Edwin Elliott BEAVER DAMS | Hugh Edwin Elliott, age 59 of Beaver Dams, NY, died unexpectedly at the Corning Hospital on Tuesday, February 19th, 2002. Hugh was born in Bath, NY May 22nd, 1942 the son of the late Carl Hugh Elliott and Dora Mae Elliott. Surviving Hugh is his wife, Judy Ann Elliott; mother, Dora Mae Elliott; sons and daughters-in-law: Hugh Edwin (Kay) Elliott Jr. of Mansfield, PA, Steven Ray (Irene) Elliott of Great Falls, MT; brothers: Ronald Elliott of Corning, Larry Elliott of Elmira, Paul Elliott of Corning; sisters: Gloria Elliott of VA, Sylvia (Stuart) Plumley of Beaver Dams, Karen (Frank) Buck of Coopers Plains; brothers-in-law: Ronald Good of Beaver Dams, Lawrence (Angelena) Good of Corning, William (Ruth) Good of Ocean City, NJ, Robert (Jeanette) Good of Montour Falls, Roger Good of Beaver Dams and grandchildren: Brittany Anne, Tara Hope, Laura Kay and Kyle Orion. Hugh was a veteran of the US Army, a member of the Grace Lee Wesleyan Church of Beaver Dams and an avid hunter, but was most proud of his membership in the Operator's Engineer Union Local #832. Family and friends are invited to call at Carpenter's Funeral Home, 14 E. Pulteney Street, Corning, NY on Saturday, February 23rd, 2002 from 2-4 and 6-8 PM with the funeral service following calling hours at 8:00 PM with the Rev. Matt Pickering officiating. Burial will be in the Beaver Dams Cemetery at the convenience of the family where full military honors will be accorded. Carol Ann Elliott KNOXVILLE, PA | Carol Ann Elliott age 62, of R.R. #1, Knoxville, PA died Wednesday, June 26, 2002 at Arnot Ogden Medical Center, Elmira, NY. She was born October 25, 1939 in Coudersport, PA the daughter of Howard & Louise Hemmons McCutcheon. She was a 1957 graduate of Northern Potter High School. She retired after working for over 25 years as a customer service representative for the North Penn Gas Company. She served as secretary for the Fairview Cemetery Association for many years. She was a member of TOPS, the Garden Club, Elkland Senior Citizens, the Valley Grange, the Osceola Presbyterian Church & the church's Sylvinas women's organization. She is survived by her husband of 44 years, James; daughter, Victoria Elliott of Rochester, NY; daughter & son-in-law, Barbara & Thomas Kyle of Honeoye Falls, NY; son & daughter-in-law, Robert & Lisa Elliott of Dover, PA; grandchildren, Thomas & Tyler Kyle of Honeoye Falls, NY and Kasey & Megan Elliott of Dover, PA; brother & sister-in-law, Lynn & Sharon McCutcheon of Richford, NY; brother, Lloyd McCutcheon of Galeton, PA; sister, Janice Reynolds of Harrison Valley, PA and several nieces, nephews & cousins. She was preceded in death by a son, Steven, in 1968. Friends are invited to call at the Kenyon Funeral Home Inc., #214 West Main Street, Elkland, PA Friday from 2-4 & 7-9 PM. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday at 11:00 AM at the Osceola Presbyterian Church. Rev. Harry Dow will officiate. Burial in Fairview Cemetery, Osceola, PA. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Carol Elliott Jerome Park Memorial Fund, c/o Citizens & Northern Bank, #104 Main Street, Elkland, PA #16920. Helen L. Elmer CORNING | Helen L. Elmer, cherished wife, mother, grandmother, and friend, died unexpectedly on August 30, 2002 at the age of 81. A native of Corning and resident for most of her life, she leaves behind many who will recall her kindness and patience and her notable accomplishments and contributions. Growing up, Helen especially loved reading, academics, bicycling, being at Keuka Lake, and playing violin. She played violin in various groups and performed solos and duets with a friend for various events. Helen graduated from Northside High School in 1938 where she was salutatorian and a student par excellence. She had the honor of having the second highest academic average in the State of New York. Helen left Corning to attend Cornell University with a scholarship. While there, she juggled many extracurricular activities and stayed on top of her studies. She was an active member of the Women's Debate Club, Cornell Fencing Club, Women's String Ensemble, the University Orchestra, Kermis Dramatic Society, and Newman Club. She was active in Alpha Xi Delta Sorority. She served as a girl scout counselor, taking her troop on overnight hikes in the Ithaca area. Scholastically, she was in the top quarter of her class and belonged to honor societies including Omicron Nu National Honor Society in Home Economics and Pi Lambda Theta. She was Vice President of the Balch l Dormitory where she had the honor of frequently dining and spending evenings with the house mother, Ms. Cornell, one of Ezra Cornell's relatives. "The Cornell Countryman" February 1942 issue featured an article on Helen, describing and praising her multitude of endeavors, and stating she was "twice as busy as any two people we know but who seems to have twice as much fun, too!" Following graduation from Cornell University Helen was society editor and music critic for the Corning Leader. She later worked in the laboratory of Corning Glass Works until moving to Oak Ridge, Tennessee where her husband worked four years for the Atomic Energy Commission, and where she gave birth to her first two daughters. Throughout her adult life Helen was multi-talented and stayed busy. Helen was especially involved in music and played the violin in several orchestras, including the Oak Ridge Symphony, the Knoxville Symphony, and the Corning Philharmonic Orchestra. She always enjoyed working with young people, particularly with Brownies and Girl Scouts, active as a leader. She treasured her time as a nursery school teacher. After rearing three daughters, Helen taught home economics at West High School for many years and did substitute teaching mainly in chemistry and mathematics for the Corning-Painted Post Schools. She loved sewing and crafts. At West High School she was in charge of costumes for the annual musicals for many years. One year she knitted a sweater which won first prize at the New York State Fair. For many years Helen enjoyed being with friends in a bridge club. Later in life she enjoyed her involvement in the Corning Hospital Chapter Q and in the New York State Retired Teachers Association. Helen was born in Corning on July 1, 1921, to Rose F. Eck Libisch and Joseph Libisch, renowned glass engraver for Frederick Carder and Steuben Glass. She is survived by: her husband of 57 years, Thomas H. Elmer; her daughters, Eva Marie Mastropaolo and husband Walter of Pittsburgh, PA; Irmgard Victoria Dick and husband Roger of York, PA; and Kathryn Rose Elmer-Frohlich and husband Bert of Corning. She has eight grandchildren. A memorial service for Helen will be held on Saturday, September 28 at 11 am at Saint Mary's Church on State Street in Corning. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Southern Tier Hospice, the Southeast Steuben County Library at 300 Civic Center Plaza, Corning, the Salvation Army, or Corning Meals on Wheels at 144 Cedar Street. Phillips Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Richard J. Emerson BATH, NY | Richard J. Emerson, 74, beloved Husband, Father, Grandfather, Brother, and Friend of Salubria Drive and Winter Haven, Florida entered into eternal rest December 14 2002 in Winter Haven, Florida. He was a co-owner of Bath Packing Company. His greatest joy was in his wife and family. Full Military Service by the Bath American Legion will be held Saturday May 4th at 11:00am at the Nondaga Cemetery with the Rev. Jeff McDowell, officiating. Arrangements by Seager-Jones Funeral Home, Bath, NY. Robert James Enderle HORSEHEADS | Robert James Enderle, age 41, of Horseheads died Monday, April 1, 2002 at Arnot Ogden Medical Center, Elmira. Robert was born October 4, 1960 in Blossburg, PA, the son of Leon Enderle and Winnifred Rexford. He was a sports fan and loved fishing. He is survived by his mother Winnifred Mohr of Painted Post, NY; son and daughter, Robert, Jr. and Desiree Enderle of Syracuse; brothers, Brian and Mark Enderle; half sisters: Rhonda Maine, Lynn Enderle, Bonnie Orfo, Diane Enderle and Jamie Lee Enderle; half brothers, Bob and Lee Enderle; and several nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, April 13, 2002 at Phillips Funeral Home Inc., 17 W. Pulteney Street, Corning at 1:00 PM with the Reverend Daryl Butler officiating. Burial will be in Brookside Cemetery, Gaines, PA. Mary E. Erck BATH | Mary E. Erck, 90, of Bath, NY, formerly of Sanborn, NY, went to be with her Lord on Sunday, May 12, 2002 at her home. She was born July 3, 1911 in Sanborn NY to Herbert G. and Mabelle A. (Zimmerman) Baker. Mrs. Erck lived in Sanborn moving to Lockport, NY in 1985 and later to Bath in 1992. She was a homemaker and a member of the Harvest Baptist Church of Bath, NY and a former member of the First Baptist Church of North Tonawanda, NY. Mary is survived by her husband of 67 years, Wallace L. Erck of Bath, NY; one daughter, Mary Lou (Peter) Jenks of Bath, NY; five grandchildren: Jennifer (David) DeFonceau of Lockport, NY, Laura (Christopher) Wheeler of Spring Hill, FL, Jonathan (Jeniffer) Jenks of Wisconsin Rapids, WI, Stephen (Debbie) Jenks of Racine, WI and Sarah (Jonathan) Weber of Mentor, OH; also survived by seven great grandchildren. She was the mother of the late Roger W. Erck who died in 1990. A Memorial Service will be held Thursday at 7:00 PM at the Harvest Baptist Church with the Pastors Peter S. Jenks and Jonathan D. Jenks officiating. Interment in Mt. View Cemetery, Town of Cambria, NY. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Building Fund of the Harvest Baptist Church, 7568 Route 54N., Bath, NY 14810. Gloria B. Everett HORSEHEADS, NY | Gloria B. Everett, age 71 of 391 Sing Sing Road, Horseheads, NY, passed away at her home on Thursday, June 6, 2002. She is survived by her husband George W. Everett Jr.; children: Lori Ann & Robert Klein-Doughty of Pine City, NY, Kelie Edger & fianc`ee, David Stansfield of Elmira Heights, NY and Thomas Everett & fianc`ee, Laura Brown of Elmira, NY; grandchildren: Bradley Edger, Melissa Klein, Kari Edger, Joseph Klein and Michael Everett; great grandson Evan Edger; sister, Helen & Doug Jennings of St. Petersburg, FL; brothers, Robert & Ginger Bates of Horseheads, NY, Gene Bates of Painted Post, NY and Clark Bates of Minneapolis, MN; sister-in-law, Louise Bates of Horseheads, NY; mother-in-law, Harriett Everett of Montour Falls, NY; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Robert & Carol Everett of Watkins Glen, NY; several nieces, nephews and cousins. Mrs. Everett was a member of the Catlin United Methodist Church, Horseheads, NY. She was a member of the Skinner Ernest Memorial Post #1612 American Legion Auxiliary, Big Flats, NY. She was one of the co-founders of the Princess Softball League and was a coach for many years. She will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. Relatives and friends are invited to call at the Vedder and Scott Funeral Home, 122 N. Genessee St., Montour Falls, NY on Sunday, June 9, 2002 from 2-4 PM. Her funeral and committal service will be held following calling hours at 4 P.M. The Rev. Deborah Roe will officiate. Interment in Montour Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be directed to the Catlin United Methodist Church, 402 Chambers Road, Horseheads, NY 14845. Clair E. Everitt CALEDONIA, NY | Clair E. Everitt, 57 of 4 Paddy Lane, Caledonia, New York, formerly of Troupsburg, NY passed away Monday, February 4th at home after a long illness. Born in the town of Troupsburg, February 8th 1944, he was the son of Walter Jr. and Evelyn Potter Everitt. A graduate of Troupsburg Central School, he was a member of the Austinburg, PA United Methodist Church, was a member of the former McClellan Lodge F & AM of Troupsburg, and he was an avid bowler. A dairyman most of his life, he was employed at J. Rob Farms of LeRoy, NY. He married Andrea Matson on October 6th 1962, she survives. Also surviving are his son and daughter-in-law; Daniel and Pam Everitt of Avon, NY; two daughters and son-in-law: Lisa and Joel Wright of North Tonawanda, NY and Amy Everitt of Caledonia, NY; his mother, Evelyn Everitt of Woodhull, NY, seven grandchildren and sisters: Elizabeth (David) Sawyer of Woodhull, NY, Cynthia (Stephen) Cady of Troupsburg, NY and Debra (Gary) Clemens of Osceola, PA, two aunts, several nieces, nephews and cousins. Friends may call Thursday, February 7th from 7-9 p.m. at the H.P. Smith & Son Inc. Funeral Home, 1607 Main Street, Woodhull, New York. Funeral services will be conducted Friday, February 8th at 11 a.m. at the Austinburg United Methodist Church. Rev. Mark Wade will officiate. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Austinburg, PA. Memorials will be received for Livingston County Hospice, 2 County Campus, Mt. Morris, NY 14510-1619 or St. Mary's Brain Injury Rehab, 89 Genesee Street, Rochester, NY 14611 or Mercy Flight, PO Box 535, Baldwinsville, NY 13027. W. Lee Fairchild Wesley Lee Fairchild, Lee, passed away July 31st, 2002. He was born in Milton, PA in 1924 to the late Wesley B. and Irene Fairchild. He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Janet Currie Fairchild; his sister Jean Schultz of Pensacola, FL; his three daughters: Rebecca Rowe of Painted Post; Ann Cummings of Blacksburg, VA; and Meg Fairchild-Law of Corning. He was blessed with seven grandchildren: Sadie and Kyle Rowe, Andrew and Catherine Cummings and Elizabeth, Rachel and Janet Fairchild-Law. After graduating from Penn State in 1945 with a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, he joined Corning Glass Works as a furnace engineer. One of his many accomplishments with Corning was the design of the Steuben "glory hole" furnace, which is still in use today, and aided in the development of fiber optics and catalytic converters. He retired in 1984. Lee was well known for his antique clock repair hobby, an interest that began when he was a child. After settling in Corning, he began to collect and repair clocks, now a family tradition. Lee also had a passion for cars and was an official flagman at Watkins Glen Speedway for many years. Lee was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Corning since 1945 and a Deacon of the church from 1969-1972. One of Lee's greatest commitments was to the East Corning Fire Department. He was an early member of the fire department, dedicating more that 40 years to the service of the community. When his firefighting career ended, he remained active as the department's treasurer and fire policeman. A memorial service will be held at Carpenter's Funeral Home on Pulteney Street, Corning on Saturday, August 3, at 1 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to the East Corning Fire Department or the charity of your choice. Leona Ruth Falvey HAMMONDSPORT, NY | Leona Ruth Falvey, age 79 of Hammondsport, NY, passed this life, Friday April 19, 2002 at Robert Packer Hospital. She was a member of the Hammondsport Methodist Church where she taught Sunday school for many years. Lee was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She is survived by her loving husband of 54 years, Richard W. Falvey; Daughter and Son In Law, Sandy and Jerry O'Niel; Son and Daughter In Law Richard and Bev Falvey; Son and Daughter In Law, Kurt and Pam Falvey; 8 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. She believed in helping people to the very end and donated her worldly body to SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse NY. The family requests that memorial contributions be made to the charity of your choice. A Memorial Service will be held at the family's convenience. Thank you for all your prayers and concerns. Ralph H. Faulkner LAKE MONTICELLO | Ralph H. Faulkner, 75, of Lake Monticello died Saturday, March 30, 2002 at his residence. Born August 18, 1926 in Tuscarora, New York, he was the son of the late Henry and Hazel Mattison Faulkner. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Herbert Faulkner. He is survived by his wife, Clara Faulkner of Lake Monticello; one son, Mervin Faulkner and his wife Beverley of Virginia Beach; two daughters, E. Kay Little and her husband Greg of Wilmington, NC and Darlene Himes and her husband Michael of Palmyra; one sister Janette Smith; two brothers, Jesse Faulkner and Victor Faulkner; and six grandchildren: Aimee and Katie Little; Stephanie, Adam and Eric Himes; and Rhiannon Faulkner. He proudly served in the US Navy, receiving an Honorable Discharge in 1948. He was a graduate of Addison High School, Corning Community College, Elmira College, and Wesley Theological Seminary. Reverend Faulkner was a retired United Methodist Minister. He was a much loved pastor of East Homer (NY) United Methodist Church, Truxton (NY) United Methodist Church, and Oneida (NY) St. Paul's United Methodist Church. Memorial Contributions may be made in his honor to the Lake Monticello Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad, Inc., 10 Slice Road, Palmyra, VA 22963 or the Wesley Theological Seminary, 4500 Massachusetts Avenue, N.W., Washington, DC 20016. Teague Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements. Please sign the guestbook at www.teaguefuneralhome.com. William Vaughn Moody Fawcett Jr. CORNING, NY | William Vaughn Moody Fawcett Jr., 75 years of Astor, Florida, formerly of Corning, passed away Monday, July 15, 2002 at Corning Hospital. He was born July 30, 1926 in Newton, MA, the son of the late William Vaughn Moody and Barbara Conger Fawcett. He was a graduate of the Loomis-Chaffee School in Connecticut, Williams Coll-ege (Class of 1950) Williamstown, MA, and he received his M.B.A. from Northeastern, Boston, MA in 1958. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy having served during World War II (1944-1946) as a Quartermaster, Third Class and received several Medals for his service. William and Jean Jewett were married October 3, 1959, in Boston, MA. Bill began his career with Corning Glass Works in 1959 at the Bradford, PA plant. In 1963 he joined the Purchasing Department and transferred to Corning, NY. He retired as Manager, Plant Purchases in 1984 with 25 years of active service, and recently received his 40-year service recognition pin. He was a member of St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Brunswick, ME, and St. Barnabas Episcopal Church in DeLand, FL., and was a past member of Christ Episcopal Church in Corning. While in Corning he volunteered for Meals on Wheels, was a past member of the BASS Sportsman's Society, and Toastmasters International. After his retirement, he relocated in Astor, FL where he was an instructor for the Literacy Volunteers program. Survivors include his wife of 42 years, Jean; daughter and son-in-law Alicia and Robert Bowers of Pine City, NY; three grandchildren: Rebecca, Matthew and Mitchell Bowers; two brothers: Frederick J. (Betsy) Fawcett, II of Essex, MA and F. Conger (Jean) Fawcett of Mill Valley, CA; two nieces and two nephews. A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, July 26, 2002 at Grace Episcopal Church in Elmira, (corner of W. Church and Davis streets), the Rev. Donald Matthews officiating. Committal Prayers and Interment will be held in the family plot of Bayview Cemetery in Bowdoinham, ME July 31, 2002. Local arrangements by the Haughey Funeral Home, 216 E. First St., Corning, NY 14830. The family requests that memorial donations be given in Bill's name to the charity of one's choice. William Vaughn Moody Fawcett Jr. CORNING, NY | William Vaughn Moody Fawcett Jr., 75 years of Astor, Florida, formerly of Corning, passed away Monday, July 15, 2002 at Corning Hospital. He was born July 30, 1926 in Newton, MA, the son of the late William Vaughn Moody and Barbara Conger Fawcett. He was a graduate of the Loomis-Chaffee School in Connecticut, William Coll-ege (Class of 1950) Williamstown, MA, and he received his M.B.A. from Northeastern, Boston, MA in 1958. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy having served during World War II (1944-1946) as a Quartermaster, Third Class and received several Medals for his service. William and Jean Jewett were married October 3, 1959, in Boston, MA. Bill began his career with Corning Glass Works in 1959 at the Bradford, PA plant. In 1963 he joined the Purchasing Department and transferred to Corning, NY. He retired as Manager, Plant Purchases in 1984 with 25 years of active service, and recently received his 40-year service recognition pin. He was a member of St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Brunswick, ME, and St. Barnabas Episcopal Church in DeLand, FL., and was a past member of Christ Episcopal Church in Corning. While in Corning he volunteered for Meals on Wheels, was a past member of the BASS Sportsman's Society, and Toastmasters International. After his retirement, he relocated in Astor, FL where he was an instructor for the Literacy Volunteers program. Survivors include his wife of 42 years, Jean; daughter and son-in-law Alicia and Robert Bowers of Pine City, NY; three grandchildren: Rebecca, Matthew and Mitchell Bowers; two brothers: Frederick J. (Betsy) Fawcett, II of Essex, MA and F. Conger (Jean) Fawcett of Mill Valley, CA; two nieces and two nephews. A memorial service will be held at 10:30am, Friday, July 26, 2002 at Grace Episcopal Church in Elmira, (corner of W. Church and Davis streets), the Rev. Donald Matthews officiating. Committal Prayers and Interment will be held in the family plot of Bayview Cemetery in Bowdoinham, ME July 31, 2002. Local arrangements by the Haughey Funeral Home, 216 E. First St., Corning, NY 14830. The family requests that memorial donations be given in Bill's name to the charity of one's choice. Irene V. Fedderman PRATTSBURGH, NY | Irene V. Fedderman, age 78 of Prattsburgh, NY, died Thursday, August 1, 2002. Friends may call at the Bottoni-Wood Funeral Home in Prattsburgh, NY on Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm. Funeral and burial will be held in Atlantic, Virginia. Irene was born in Atlantic, Virginia on January 9, 1924 and was the daughter of Arthur and Victoria White. She was married to Raymond Fedderman. She and her husband moved to the Prattsburgh area in the 1950's and were the owners and operators of muck property, also Fedderman Grocery, Laundromat and Car Wash and Irene's Restaurant. She was predeceased by her husband, Raymond; son, Raymond Jr.; sisters, Elouise Godwin, Rosetta Washington; and brothers, William White and Wilson White. She is survived by her daughter, Tonia (Francesco) Puccio of Webster, NY; granddaughter, Alexandra Puccio; brother, Ernest (Greatha) White of Philadelphia, PA, several nieces and nephews. Ivan E. Felker CAMERON | Ivan E. Felker, age 78, of Carol's Court, Cameron, passed away Monday, June 24, 2002 at Bath VA Hospital. Ivan was born April 13, 1924 in Lawrenceville, PA the son of the late Lewis and Martha Rice Felker. He married Shirley Letts in September of 1957. She predeceased him June 3, 1999. Ivan was a retired mechanic with Corning, Inc. Surviving are sons, Ivan S. Felker of Rochester, Brian Felker of Cameron; daughter, Jeannine Allen of Pensacola, FL; brother, James Felker of Savona; sisters, Esther (Don) Jewell of Campbell, Louise Buckley of Corning, Charlotte (Tom) Gary of Gettysburg, PA; grandson, Ian Felker. He was predeceased by a brother Charles Felker and sister Edna "Sally" Brockway. Family and friends are invited to call at Carpenter's Funeral Home, 14 E. Pulteney St., Corning on Friday, June 28, 2002 from 11 AM to 1 PM. Funeral services will be held at the conclusion of visitation, 1 PM, with Rev. Ted Brennan officiating. Burial will be in Hope Cemetery, Campbell. Pauline Fenton ADDISON, NY | Pauline Fenton, age 82, formerly of 5535 County Rte. 21, Addison, NY passed away Friday, April 5th at Hornell Gardens, Hornell, NY. Born in Canisteo, NY, April 16, 1919, she was the daughter of Clayton & Louise Guilden Maine. She was a former employee of Westinghouse Electric Company, a member of the former Hedgesville Grange, and the Rathbone United Methodist Church. She married Earl Fenton April 10, 1937, he preceded her in death January 6, 1984. She is survived by one son, LeRoy (Betty) Fenton of Cameron Mills, NY; four daughters, Linda Newkirk of S. Brewerton, Alabama, Viola (Delbert) Horton of Woodhull, Stella McChesney of Corning, NY, & Denise (Mike) Inman of Dansville, NY; 10 grandchildren & 8 Great Grandchildren. Friends may call Monday, April 8th, 7-9pm at the H.P. Smith & Son, Inc. Funeral Home, Woodhull, NY, where funeral & committal services will be conducted Tuesday, April 9th at 2:00pm. Rev. Brian Diffenbacher will officiate. Burial will be in Hedgesville Cemetery. Mildred J. Ferguson PAINTED POST | Mildred J. Ferguson,92, of Green Meadows, formerly of Savona, NY passed away Tuesday, March 19, 2002 at Corning Hospital, Corning, NY. She was born September 23, 1909 in Italy Hill Prattsburgh, NY to Laffet and Clarisia Rice Patrick. She was a member of the Savona Federated Church, Lady Circle Secretary, Methodist Church Savona since 1940, Women's Society of the Church, Home Bureau, Savona Order of the Eastern Star, and the Savona P.T.A. Mildred is survived by two daughters, Delcy Bailey of Oakland, CA and Doris Thompson of Carrie, NC; one son, Samuel Ferguson Jr. of Rochester, NY; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Mildred was predeceased by her husband, Samuel S. Ferguson in 1982. Friends may call at the Seager Funeral Home, Main Street, Savona, NY Thursday, March 21st from 2:00 to 4:00 pm and 7:00 to 9:00 pm. Funeral Services will be held at the Funeral Home Friday, March 22nd at 11:00 am with the Rev. Ron Huckabone, officiating. Burial will be in Seamen's Cemetery, Savona, NY. Amelette A. Festa CORNING | Amelette (Red) A. Festa, 78 years, loving father, grandfather and friend, of 358 Sunset Drive, Corning, NY, died Thursday, February 21, 2002 at Corning Hospital following a long battle with heart problems. He was born the son of Antonio & Elvira Marcella Festa in Corning, NY on May 5, 1923. He has been a lifetime resident of Corning, and a member of the All Saints Parish. Red and Mary Jane Graham were married April 7, 1951 in St. Patrick's Church, Corning, NY. She predeceased him in July of 2000. He was a member of the United States Marine Corp, serving in World War II, at the Guadal Canal. He was a Lounge Manager at the Baron Steuben Hotel, and at the Lodge on the Green. He will be missed especially by daughters: Debra (Andrew) Shaw of Elmira Heights and Diane (Christopher) Stowell of Corning; a son: John (Barbara) Festa of Corning; seven grandchildren: Michael, Nicholas and Kelly Shaw, Lisa and Corey Warner, and Kayla and Michelle Festa; one great-grandson, Anthony Michael Shaw; sisters: Sophie Merola of Corning, Devine (John) Limoncelli of Elmira; sisters-in-law: Judy (Dave) Iocco, Delores (Stephen) Graham and Barbara (Jack) Graham, also several nieces, nephews, cousins and many dear friends. He was an avid golfer, and enjoyed the company and time spent with his close buddies. He was a member of the Corning VFW, Corning BPOE Elks Club, Indian Hills, Marconi Lodge and was inducted into the Corning Painted Post Hall of Fame for boxing. Friends may call at the Haughey Funeral Home, 216 E. First St., Corning, NY Sunday, February 24, 2002 from 2-4 & 7-9 pm. A Prayer Service will be held at the funeral home Monday, February 25, 2002 at 9:00 am followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Mary's Church at 9:30 am. Committal Prayers & Interment will be in the family plot at St. Mary's Cemetery. Memorial Donations may be made to The Corning Hospital, 176 East Denison Pkwy., Corning, NY or Green Meadows, 120 Creekside Drive, Painted Post, NY 14870, in his honor. Robert L. Fields BEAVER DAMS | Robert L. Fields, age 63, of Beaver Dams passed away on Thursday, July 25 at Corning Hospital. He was born on December 17, 1938 in Williamsport, PA the son of the late Robert and Kathleen Comfort Fields. He served his country in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. He married Carole Henry on July 12, 1966 at the St. John's Lutheran Church in Williamsport, PA. Robert formerly worked with Atlantic Pipeline as a heavy equipment operator. He is a member of the Scottish Rite and the Ivy Lodge No. 397 F & AM of Williamsport. He loved to fish, hunt and collect baseball cards and coins. He is survived by his wife of 36 years, Carole Fields; daughters Teresa (Jamie) Colvard of Ashburn, VA and Tara (Hector) Batista of Douglasville, GA; brother, Rev. Fred (Linda) Fields of Berwick, PA; sister Sharon (Bill) Brooks of Trout Run, PA, grandchildren Sidney and Justin Batista and several nieces and nephews. Friends are invited to call at Carpenter's Funeral Home, 14 E. Pulteney St., Corning on Monday, July 29, 2002 from 1-3 PM. A funeral service will be held at the funeral home at 3 PM with the Rev. Jack Bunde officiating. The family has requested memorial donations in Robert's name be directed to Ivy Lodge No. 397, Williamsport, PA. Karen Louise (Pierri) Finucane TRACY, CA | Karen Louise (Pierri) Finucane, 49, of Tracy, CA, formerly of Corning, NY, passed away on Thurs., Aug. 29th 2002. Survivors include her loving husband, Patrick Finucane; father and mother, Raymond and Sylvia Pierri; sister, Lisa Fish and brothers, Raymond Pierri and Guy Pierri. She accomplished many great things in her career and personal life. Through her creativity and her love of singing she has left an indelible mark on all who knew her. Her love will always be felt and her life always remembered. We will forever miss you. There will be no calling hours. A Memorial Service will be held at a later date to be announced. Those who wish may donate to The American Cancer Society in her honor. James B. (Beno) Fitzgerald BATH, NY | James B. (Beno) Fitzgerald 87 years, a resident of the Bath Veterans Hospital, formerly of Corning, NY, died Sunday March 31, 2002. He was born September 27, 1914 in Corning, NY, the son of the late Thomas E. & Catherine E. McCarthy Fitzgerald. James was a graduate of St. Patrick's Catholic School and Corning Free Academy. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army Air Corp, Eight Air Force (330th Bomb Squadron) during WWII (1942-45) and received the Purple Heart. He was employed by Corning Inc. as a supervisor in Quality Control. He was a member of All Saints Parish, attending St. Patrick's Church. Surviving are: his sister-in-law, Eva Fitzgerald of Corning, NY; nephew, Donald Fitzgerald of Horseheads, NY and four nieces: Alma Murdough of Elmira, NY, Cheri Hartman of Newfield, NY, Patrice Drew of Corning, NY and Mary Ann Cole of Brooktondale, NY. There will be no calling hours. A Funeral & Committal Service will be held at the convenience of the family. Interment will be held at St. Mary's Cemetery. Arrangements by the Haughey Funeral Home, 216 E. First St., Corning, NY.