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Marian I. Clark
HORNELL | Marian I. Clark, 85, formerly of the Sawyer Street 
Site, died Sunday, April 21, 2002 at McAuley Manor.
She had been a foster grandparent at the Hornell Children's 
Home for several years.
Survivors include a son, Michael Clark of Hornell; four 
daughters, Kathleen Miller of Loon Lake, Elizabeth Clark of 
Roanoke, Va., Maureen Clark of Wayland and Peggy Rice of 
Hornell.
Calling hours are 5-8 p.m. today at the Bishop & Johnson 
Funeral Home, 285 Main St., Hornell.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at 
St. Ignatius Loyola Church. Burial will be in St. Mary's 
Cemetery, town of Fremont.



Pauline C. Clark
CORNING | Pauline Catherine Clark, 68, of River Road, died 
Friday, June 14, 2002 at Corning Hospital.
She was a homemaker.
Survivors include a daughter, Sharon Terwilliger, of Lindley; 
a son, Frederick Clark, of Lindley; her mother, Leah Strait, 
of Corning; two brothers, Orlando H. Simpson Jr. and Dennis 
Simpson; four sisters, Patricia Carey, Martha Mackley, Margret 
McKee and Beverly Beach.
Calling hours are 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. today at Carpenter's 
Funeral Home, 14 E. Pulteney St. Services will be held at the 
funeral home at 11 a.m. Monday.
Burial will be in Coopers Cemetery, Coopers Plains.



Sarah E. Clark
HORNELL | Sarah E. Clark, 16, of 7512 Loon Lake Road, died 
Sunday, Feb. 3, 2002 at St. James Hospital as a result of 
injuries sustained in an auto accident.
Survivors include her mother and stepfather, Gina and Mitchell 
Stearns of Hornell; her father and stepmother, Matthew and 
Lisa Clark of Olean; two sisters, Rachel Clark and Hannah 
Clark, both of Hornell; six half-brothers, Braeden Clark, 
Collin Clark, Caelen Clark and Logan Clark, all of Olean, and 
Josiah Stearns and Micah Stearns, both of Hornell; one 
stepbrother, Christopher Stearns of South Carolina.
Calling hours are 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Wednesday at the 
Bender-Brown & Powers Funeral Home, 354 Canisteo St. 
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at the Hillside 
Baptist Church, Paster Dathan Corbett officiating. Burial will 
be in Arkport Cemetery.



Ronald L.  Clark Jr.
BATH | Ronald Leroy Clark Jr., 11 months, son of Ronald Clark 
Sr. and Candy Marble, died Saturday, April 6, 2002.
Survivors, in addition to his parents, include his 
grandparents, Carl and Lisa Heck of Osceola, Pa.; his 
grandfather, Ronald Monroe of Tioga, Pa; his grandmother, 
Betty Clark of Cameron; great grandmother, Margaret Wason of 
Quakertown, Pa.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. today at Tussey-Mosher Funeral 
Home, 139 Main St., Wellsboro, Pa., the Rev. Eugene Charsky 
officiating. Burial will be private at Niles Valley Cemetery.



Raymond W.  Clark Sr.
CANISTEO | Raymond W. Clark Sr., 79, of 51 Depot St., died 
Wednesday, May 1, 2002 at home.
He was a retired maintenance of way employee for both the Erie 
and Erie Lakawanna Railroad. He owned and operated the West 
Main Greenhouse in Canisteo for many years.
Survivors include three daughters, Sharon Clark, Mary Hoyer 
and Darla Norton all of Canisteo; two sons, Richard Clark of 
Hornell and Raymond Clark Jr. of Rochester; a sister, 
Charlotte Russell of Wescoy.
Calling hours are 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. today at Brown & Powers 
Funeral Home, 6 Spruce St., Canisteo. 
Services will be held there at 10 a.m. Saturday. Burial will 
be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Canisteo.



Charles D.  Clark Sr. 
BUFFALO | Charles D. Clark Sr., 58, of 5362 county Route 119, 
Canisteo, died Thursday, Feb. 28, 2002 at the Veterans 
Administration Medical Center in Buffalo.
He was a truck driver for Covered Wagon Train of Hornell. 
Survivors include his wife, Sharon Clark; two daughters, Sunni 
M. Clark of Savona and Amanda J. Clark of Wellsville; four 
sons, Charles D. Clark Jr. of Lawrenceville, Pa., Timothy T. 
Clark of Canisteo, Theodore T. Clark of Canisteo, and Bradley 
Clark of Wellsville; one sister, Cathryn Clark of Canandaigua; 
three brothers, Clarance H. Clark of California, Harvey 
Smallwood and Denny Smallwood, both of Prattsburg.
Calling hours are 7-9 p.m. today and 1-2 p.m. Monday at the 
Brown & Powers Funeral Home, 6 Spruce St., Canisteo.
Services will be held there at the conclusion of calling hours 
at 2 p.m. Monday, the Rev. Daniel Pickering officiating.
Burial will be in Howard Cemetery.



Rodney J. Clark Sr. 
HORSEHEADS | Rodney J. Clark Sr., 63 of 334 West Ave. died 
Thursday, June 13, 2002.
He had owned and operated Clark's Disposal Service for 30 
years. He had also worked at Oldies But Goodies for 12 years, 
and had been a real estate agent for Prudential Ambrose & 
Shoemaker Real Estate in Horseheads.
Survivors include his wife of 45 years, Gwenn Crofutt Clark; 
three daughters, Christy Truax and Wendy Larison both of 
Horseheads and Jennifer Burk of Bedford, Va.; a son, Rusty 
Clark of Horseheads; a sister, Virginia Sabran of Horseheads; 
a brother, Richard Clark of Elmira.
Calling hours are 1-3 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Monday at Van 
Buskirk-Lynch Funeral Home, Mill Street & Grand Central 
Avenue, Horseheads.
Services will be held there at the conclusion of calling hours 
at 8 p.m. Monday the Rev. Frank Snyder officiating. Burial 
will be in Maple Grove Cemetery, Horseheads.



Bruce W.  Clark 
CORNING | Bruce W. Clark, 46, of Gorton Road, died Wednesday, 
July 17, 2002 unexpectedly at home.
Survivors include a son, Kevin P. Clark of Elmira Heights; a 
daughter, Stacey L. Clark of Elmira Heights; his mother, 
Dorothy E. Clark of Corning.
There will be no calling hours.
A private gathering will be held at the family's convenience. 
Arrangements are by J.W. Embser Sons Funeral Home, 34 W. State 
St., Wellsville.



Carl W.  Clark 
HORNELL | Carl W. Clark, 53, of 99 East Ave., died Tuesday 
March 5, 2002 at St. James Mercy Hospital.
He had been employed by many area construction companies and 
was retired from Helm Equipment in Bath.
Survivors include two sons, John Clark of Bath and Jamie Clark 
of Elmira; three sisters, Carol Clark, Karen Helm both of Bath 
and Carolyn Flynn of Kanona; a half-sister, Virginia Robords 
of Virginia; three brothers, Raymond Clark of Kanona, Calvin 
Clark and Loren Clark both of Hornell; a half-brother, Lloyd 
R. Clark of Bath.
Calling hours are 
2-4 p.m. today at Bender-Brown & Powers Funeral Home, 354 
Canisteo Street, Hornell.
Services will be held there at the conclusion of calling hours 
at 4 p.m. Thursday. Burial will be in Howard Cemetery.



Charles R.  Clark 
OCALA, FLA. | Charles Robert "Bob" Clark, 62, of Fairfield, 
died Saturday, May 25, 2002 at Ocala Regional Hospital. 
He was a former resident of Horseheads, N.Y.
Survivors include his wife, Sharon Clark; daughters Kimberley 
Walsh of Boston, Mass., and April DeArmitt of Savona, N.Y.; 
sons Robert Clark of Navarre and Roy Clark of Pine City, N.Y.; 
parents Charles and Ethel Clark of Big Flats, N.Y.; sister 
Shirley Clemens of Scottsdale, Ariz.; brothers Jim Clark of 
San Angelo, Texas, Larry Clark of Horseheads, N.Y., and Thomas 
Clark of Big Flats, N.Y.
Calling hours are from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Thursday at Barber 
Funeral Home, 413 S. Main St., Horseheads, N.Y.
Services will take place Friday.



Erskine H.  Clark 
BATH | Erskine H. Clark, 90, of Bath, formerly of Campbell, 
died Thursday, May 30, 2002 at the Fred and Harriett Taylor 
Health Center.
He had been a farmer, worked for T.G. Hawks in Corning and 
also worked for over 25 years for Steuben County in 
maintenance and janitorial.
Survivors include three daughters, Onnelea Dunn of 
Shelbyville, Tenn., Judy Plumley of Campbell and Itol Hunt of 
Addison; a son, Lawrence Clark of Campbell.
Services will be held at 
2 p.m. Sunday at Phillips Funeral Home, 17 W. Pulteney St., 
Corning. Burial will be in Coopers Plains Cemetery.



Howard M. Clark 
ELMIRA | Howard M. "Pat" Clark, 79, of 129 Middle Road, 
Horseheads, died Thursday, March 21, 2002 at Arnot Ogden 
Medical Center.
Survivors include his wife of 59 years, Rachel Conklin Clark; 
three sons, Frank Clark of Indiana, Jacob Clark of Odessa and 
Andrew A. Clark of Horseheads.
Calling hours are 
2-4 p.m. Tuesday at the Sullivanville United Methodist Church, 

69 Old Sullivanville Road, Horseheads.
Service will be held there at the conclusion of calling hours 
at 4 p.m. Tuesday.
Arrangements are by Vedder and Scott Funeral Home, Odessa.



Pauline C.  Clark 
CORNING | Pauline Catherine Clark, 68, of River Road, died 
Friday, June 14, 2002 at Corning Hospital.
She was a homemaker.
Survivors include a daughter, Sharon Terwilliger, of Lindley; 
a son, Frederick Clark, of Lindley; her mother, Leah Strait, 
of Corning; two brothers, Orlando H. Simpson Jr. and Dennis 
Simpson; four sisters, Patricia Carey, Martha Mackley, Margret 
McKee and Beverly Beach.
Calling hours are 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. today at Carpenter's 
Funeral Home, 14 E. Pulteney St. Services will be held at the 
funeral home at 11 a.m. Monday.
Burial will be in Coopers Cemetery, Coopers Plains.



Norman S.  Clauson 
BATH | Norman S. Clauson, 81, of state Route 36, Canisteo, 
died Thursday, March 28, 2002 at the Bath VA Medical Center.
He worked for the Eastern A.I. Cooperation of Ithaca for 35 
years.
Survivors include his wife of 52 years, Audrey Clauson; one 
stepson, Larry Taylor of Ocala, Fla.; two sisters, Elsie 
Colander of Jamestown and Ruth Jocelyn of Bemus Point.
Calling hours are 1-2 p.m. today at the H.P. Smith & Son Inc. 
Funeral Home, 29 E. Main St., Canisteo.
Services will be held there at the conclusion of calling hours 
at 2 p.m. today, the Rev. Brian Diffenbacher officiating. 
Burial will be in Hillside Cemetery, Canisteo.



Gary A. Cline Jr. 
ROCHESTER | Gary A. Cline Jr., 12, of Laine Court, Canisteo, 
died Thursday, June 27, 2002 as a result of injuries sustained 
in an auto accident.
He had had just completed the fourth grade at Canisteo 
Elementary School.
Survivors include his parents, Katherine Cline of Rochester 
and Gary Cline Sr. of Canisteo; four sisters, Rebecca Cline of 
Canisteo, Linda Cline, Amanda Lowe and Desirae Lowe, all of 
Rochester; a brother, Dylan Lowe of Rochester; maternal 
grandmother, Katherine Wood of Hornell; paternal grandparents, 
Gary Cline of Canisteo and Laverna Cline of Howard.
Calling hours are from 7-9 p.m. Sunday at the Bender-Brown & 
Powers Funeral Home, 354 Canisteo St., Hornell. 
Services will be held at Bender-Brown at 11 a.m. Monday. 
Burial will be in Hillside Cemetery.



Ann L.  Close
BATH | Ann L. Close, 82, of Lower Drive, Corning, died 
Tuesday, April 16, 2002 at the Steuben County Health Care 
Facility.
She was retired from the Corning Painted Post School District 
as a secretary to the principal at both Northside and West 
High schools, with over 25 years of service.
Survivors include her husband, Robert H. Close; a son, Robert 
W. Close of New Orleans, La.; two daughters, Linda Bagdon of 
Rochester and Barbara Close of Andover, Conn.
Calling hours are 1-3 p.m. Friday at Carpenter's Funeral Home, 
14 E. Pulteney St., Corning.
Services will be held at the conclusion of calling hours at 3 
p.m. Friday, the Rev. John Vertigan officiating. Burial will 
be in Prospect Hill Cemetery, Sidney.



Alice M.  Clugstone 
WATKINS GLEN | Alice M. Clugstone, 76, of 222 E. Second St., 
died Wednesday, July 24, 2002 at the Arnot Ogden Medical 
Center.
She was a homemaker.
Survivors include five sons, Joseph Clugstone of Watkins Glen, 
Howard J. Clugstone of Florida, Charles Clugstone of North 
Carolina, Richard Clugstone of Alabama, and John Clugstone of 
Illinois; one stepson, David Morgan of Arizona; one daughter, 
Patti Clugstone of Florida; two stepbrothers, Philip Rhoda of 
Hornby and Larry Phoda of Corning.
Calling hours are 6-8 p.m. Friday at the Acly-Stover Funeral 
Home, 327 E. Second St., Corning. 
Services will be held there at the conclusion of calling hours 
at 8 p.m. Friday. Burial will be in Coopers Cemetery, Coopers 
Plains.



Ruth H. Sprague Clymo
AVOCA | Ruth H. Sprague Clymo, 87, of Clymo Rd. Avoca, died 
Monday, Sept. 2, 2002, at home following a short illness.
Calling hours are at 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Wednesday at the 
Wallace Wesleyan Church.
Services will be there at 11 a.m. Thursday at the church.
Burial will be in the Loon Lake Cemetery.
Arrangements are by the Bond-Davis & Bishop Funeral Home, 
Avoca.



Clarence E.  Cole
BATH | Clarence E. Cole, 61, died Friday, April 5, 2002, at 
Ira Davenport Memorial Hospital.
Survivors include two sons, Clarence A. Cole of Dundee and 
Bill; a daughter, Sandy Davis of North Carolina; two brothers, 
Lee Cole and Dick Cole; three sisters, Ethel Emerson, Thelma 
Davis and Retta Miller.
Calling hours are from 
1-3 p.m. Monday at Seager Funeral Home, Main Street, Savona.
Services will be held there at the conclusion of calling hours 
at 3 p.m. Monday. Burial will be in Nondaga Cemetery in Bath.



Genevieve W. Cole
WELLSBORO, PA. | Genevieve W. Cole, 91, of Maple Street, 
Sabinsville, died Saturday, June 29, 2002 at the Green Home.
She was a homemaker.
Survivors include two daughters, Elise J. Cole, of Durham, 
N.C., and Jessie L. Cole, West Chester.
Calling hours are 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. today at Kenyon Funeral 
Home, 222 W. Main St., Westfield.
Services will be held there at 2 p.m. Wednesday, the Rev. 
Albert Horning officiating. Burial will be in Sabinsville 
Cemetery, Sabinsville.



Carol M.  Cole 
ELMIRA | Carol M. Oyen Cole, 76, of Elmira, formerly of Canada 
Road, Painted Post, died Thursday, Aug. 15, 2002 at home after 
a brief illness.
Survivors include three sons, Michael Cole of San Paulo, 
Brazil, David Cole of Leesburg, Va., and John Cole of 
Scottsville; seven daughters, Suzanne Hamilton of Painted 
Post, Christine Merrell of Hoosick Falls, Constance McNaboe of 
Laurel, Md., Stephanie Lawrence of Laguna Hills, Calif., 
Patricia McKenzie of Elmira, Anne MIller of Elmira, and Molly 
Cole of Plymouth, Mass.
Calling hours are 3-5 p.m. Sunday at Phillips Funeral Home 
Inc., 17 W. Pulteney St., Corning. 
A Mass of Christian burial will be at 9:30 a.m. Monday at St. 
Mary's Church in Corning. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery, 
Painted Post.



Clifford L.  Cole 
WELLSVILLE | Clifford 
L. Cole, 78, formerly of Greenwood-Rexville, died Thursday, 
June 6, 2002 at Wellsville Manor Nursing Home.
Survivors include four sons, Clifford Cole, Gene Cole, Gary 
Cole and Lavern Cole; a brother, Cornelius Cole; a sister, 
Genevieve Greene.
Calling hours are 2-3 p.m. today at H.P. Smith & Son Funeral 
Home, Canisteo.
Services will be held there at the conclusion of calling hours 
at 3 p.m. today. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery, 
Greenwood.



Dixie J.  Cole 
DANVILLE, PA. | Dixie Jeanne Judd Cole, 74, of Wellsboro, died 
Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2002 at Geisinger Medical Center.
She was an employee of Dunham's for 25 years.
Survivors include two daughters, Anne Miranda of Merritt 
Island, Fla., and Norma Troutman of Frackville; one son, Allen 
Cole of Wellsboro.
A private burial will be held in Tioga County Memorial 
Gardens.
Arrangements are by the Jacquelyn A. Buckheit Funeral Chapel, 
Crematory & Monuments, 637 S. Main St., Mansfield.



Douglas W.  Cole 
SULLIVAN TOWNSHIP, PA. | Douglas William Cole, 65, of 
Mainesburg, died July 4, 2002.
He was a farmer who also drove a school bus for the Southern 
Tioga School District for 36 years.
Survivors include his wife, Mary Cole; four sons, Douglas S. 
Cole and Dean N. Cole of Mainesburg, Dwight D. Cole of Canton, 
Daniel F. Cole of Landisville; a daughter, Rebecca C. Jackson 
of Columbia Crossroads; a brother, Ronald Cole of Sayre; two 
sisters, Norma Kelsall of Rome and Gloria Fabry of Midlothian, 
Vir.; a half-sister, Wanda Westbrook of Sayre.
Calling hours are 6-9 p.m. Monday at the Jacquelyn A. Buckheit 
Funeral Chapel, Crematory & Monuments, P.C. 637 S. Main St., 
Mansfield, and noon-1 p.m. Tuesday at the Bakerburg Community 
Church.
Services will be held there at the conclusion of calling hours 
at 1 p.m. Tuesday, the Rev. David Desser and the Rev. Bill 
Pepper officiating.
Burial will be in Gary Valley Cemetery.



Vincent D. Colegrove
CORNING | Vincent D. Cavallaro Colegrove, 16, of 34 High St., 
died Sunday, May 5, 2002 at home.
He had been a student at East High School.
Survivors include his mother, Rose Ann Cavallaro; 
grandparents, Rosario J. Sr. and Betty Cavallaro of Corning; 
his father, Gary L. Colegrove of Lawrenceville, Pa.; two 
stepbrothers, Josh Colegrove and Ryan Colegrove, both of 
Lawreceville, Pa.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 9:30 a.m. today at 
St. Vincent de Paul Church. Burial will be in St. Mary's 
Cemetery, Corning.
Arrangements are by Haughey Funeral Home, 216 E. First St., 
Corning.



Lewis C. Colegrove 
WATERLOO | Lewis C. Colegrove, 91, of Southport, died 
Wednesday, March 13, 2002 at the Huntington Living Center.
He had worked at Albany Binghamton Express and also Penn Yan 
Express.
Survivors include his wife, Marion Sincerbeaux Colegrove of 
Southport; three stepsons, James K. Sincerbeaux, David 
Sincerbeaux and John Sincerbeaux; four stepdaughters, Bonnie 
Smith, Diana Aldrich, Carol Becker and Holly Dahl; a sister, 
Laura Cooper.
Calling hours are noon-
8 p.m. Sunday at Caywood's Funeral Home & Gardens, 1126 
Broadway, Southport.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at the Elmira Wesleyan 
Church, 1100 S. Main St., Elmira, the Rev. Harry Barrigar and 
Rev. Edward Crandall officiating. Burial will be in Maple 
Grove Cemetery, Horseheads.



Vincent D. Cavallaro Colegrove 
CORNING | Vincent D. Cavallaro Colegrove, 16, of 34 High St., 
Corning, died Sunday May 5, 2002.
Survivors include his mother, Rose Ann Cavallaro Colegrove.
Arrangments are incomplete at the Haughey Funeral Home, 
Corning.



William W.  Colvin 
MANSFIELD, Pa. | William W. "Bill" Colvin, 58, of RD 1, 
Mansfield, died Monday, May 27, 2002 at home.
Survivors include a brother, David Colvin of Hurley; two 
sisters, Cheryl Kranstuber of Westfield Center, Ohio, and 
Rochelle "Shelly" Bystrom of Cambden, Ohio.
Calling hours are 1-2 p.m. Sunday at the Jacquelyn A. Buckheit 
Funeral Chapel, Crematory & Monuments, PC, 637 S. Main St., 
Mansfield.
Services will be held there at the conclusion of calling hours 
at 2 p.m. Sunday. Burial will be in Elk Run Cemetery.



Charles L.  Combs 
ELMIRA | Charles L. Combs, 78, of Webbs Mills, died Tuesday, 
Feb. 26, 2002 at St. Joseph's Hospital.
He was a crane operator for Wallace Steel in Ithaca.
Survivors include three daughters, Patricia Bostick, Liz 
Buchanen, and Mary Shuart; three sons, Robert Combs, Jeff 
Combs, and Fred Combs; two brothers, Leon Combs and Donnie 
Combs.
He will be cremated at the Northern Bradford Crematory.
Private services will be held this spring in the Gardens at 
Caywood Funeral Home. 



William J. Conklin Sr.
PENN YAN | William J. Conklin Sr., 75, of Prattsburgh, 
formerly of Geneva and Penn Yan, died Wednesday, March 20, 
2002 at the Penn Yan Manor Nursing Home.
He had worked at Gould Pumps.
Survivors include two sons, William J. Conklin of Kerny, N.J., 
and Donald Conklin of Geneva; four daughters, Linda Adams of 
Stanley, Patty Ann DeMatties of Pompano Beach, Fla., Sharon 
Smith of Geneva and Dawn Freeland of Prattsburgh; a sister, 
Martha Stevens of S.C.
Calling hours are 
1-3 p.m. Saturday at Bottoni-Wood Funeral Home, 4 Mechanic 
St., Prattsburgh.
Services will be held there at the conclusion of calling hours 
at 3 p.m. Saturday, the Rev. Elizabeth Boesen officiating. 
Burial will be in Rural Cemetery.



Howard R.  Coogan 
BATH | Howard R. Coogan, 91, formerly of Maplewood Avenue in 
North Hornell, died Friday, May 17, 2002, at the Steuben 
County Health Related Facility.
A boxer in his early years, he had been a self-employed house 
painter.
Survivors include a daughter, Twyla Bates of Florida, and 
several nieces and nephews.
Calling hours are 9-10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Bender-Brown & 
Powers Funeral Home, 354 Canisteo St., Hornell.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at 
St. Ann's Church, Hornell, the Rev. Elias Menuba officiating. 
Burial will be in St. Ann's Cemetery, Hornell.



June H Cook
ELMIRA | June H. Cook, of West Springfield, Mass., died 
Tuesday, April 9, 2002 unexpectedly at St. Joseph's Hospital.
Arrangements are incomplete at Northern Bradford Crematory. 



David Allen Cook Jr. 
ROCHESTER | David Allen Cook Jr., 72, of Corning, died 
Tuesday, June 18, 2002 at Strong Memorial Hospital.
He had been a car salesman.
Survivors include his wife, Mary Cook of Corning: three sons, 
David A. Cook III of New Orleans, La., Stephen M. Cook of 
Dansville, and John E. Cook of Cochranville, Pa.; one 
daughter, Mary Ann Cook of Chicago, Ill.
Calling hours are 6-9 p.m. Thursday at Phillips Funeral Home 
Inc., 17 W. Pulteney St., Corning.
A mass of Christian burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday 
at St. Vincent de Paul Church, 222 Dodge Ave., Corning. Burial 
will be in St. Mary's Cemetery, Corning.



Rachel A.  Cook 
SAYRE, Pa. | Rachel A. Cook, 85, of 4233 Meads Creek Road, 
Painted Post, N.Y., died Tuesday, June 11, 2002 at Robert 
Packer Hospital.
She had worked at the Pollio Dairy in Campbell, N.Y. 25 years 
as director of the laboratory.
Survivors include three sons, Donald Cook and Doug Cook, both 
of Campbell, N.Y., and Danny Cook of Charleston, N.C.; two 
sisters, Ruth Whiteman of Montour Falls, N.Y., and Leona 
Kilmer of Spokane, Wash.; one brother, Randy Whiteman of 
Jasper, N.Y.
Calling hours and services for the family will be held 2-5 
p.m. Friday at the Flint Funeral Home, 10 Wall St., Addison, 
N.Y.



Randy J.  Cooley
ELMIRA | Randy J. Cooley, 46, of Corning, died Monday, Feb. 4, 
2002 at Arnot Ogden Medical Center.
Survivors include a son, Brandon Cooley of Painted Post; a 
daughter, Dana Cooley of Painted Post; his father, Eugene 
Cooley of Painted Post; a brother, Scott Allen Cooley of 
Wilkes-Barre, Pa.; two sisters, Roxanne McKerrow of Corning 
and Sally Jo Hodge of Painted Post.
There will be no calling hours.
A memorial Mass will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at St. 
Catherine's Church, Addison. Burial will be at the convenience 
of the family. Arrangements are by Olthof Funeral Home, 150 
Pennsylvania Ave., Elmira.



Allan K.  Coombs
CORNING | Allan Kent Coombs, 60, of 8119 Ackerson Road, 
Addison, died Sunday, April 28, 2002 at Corning Hospital.
He had been a ceramic engineer for 35 years at Corning Inc.
Survivors include his wife, Joanne Dininny Coombs; one 
daughter, Laura Pauline Coombs of Watertown; three sons, Aaron 
Keith Coombs of Grafenwohr, Germany, Matthew Kent Coombs of 
Rota, Spain, and Graham Coombs of Lusby, Md.; three sisters, 
Veta Bosket of Painted Post, Jean Coombs of Addison, and Judy 
DeRoo of Fairport; three brothers, Jack Coombs of Horseheads, 
Burton Coombs of Mesa, Ariz., and Edward Keith Coombs of 
Addison.
Calling hours are 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Thursday at the Funeral 
Home, 10 Wall St., Addison. 
Services will be held at 3 p.m. Friday at the Addison United 
Methodist Church, the Rev. Sandra Olmstead officiating. Burial 
with military honors will be in Addison Rural Cemetery.



Justin J.  Coon 
BEAVER DAMS | Justin J. Coon, 80, of Beaver Dams, died Monday, 
Feb. 25, 2002 at Seneca View Nursing Facility.
He had worked as a substitute letter carrier for the U.S. 
Postal Service and at Corning Inc. He retired in 1983 from 
Wickes Lumber Company in Horseheads.
Survivors include a daughter, Wendy C. Laribee of Lowville; a 
son, Kevin R. Coon of Beaver Dams; a sister, Winifred C. Elder 
of Beaver Dams; two brothers, C. Edward Coon of Beaver Dams 
and Liston F. Coon of Watkins Glen.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Beaver Dams 
United Methodist Church, the Rev. Grant Nicholls officiating. 
Arrangements are by Haughey-Wood Funeral Home, Watkins Glen.



Maryalice K. Coon 
HOMESTEAD, FLA. | Maryalice Kichman Coon, 82, formerly of 
Elmira, N.Y., died Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2002 at Homestead Manor.
She was a homemaker.
Survivors include a daughter, Gail McDaniel of Homestead; a 
son, W. Paul Coon of Winterhaven; two sisters, Helen Kichman 
of Horseheads, N.Y., and Margaret Gruver of LeHigh Acres; a 
brother, Paul Kichman of Danbury, N.C.
Calling hours are 1-2 p.m. Saturday at Barber Funeral Home, 
413 S. Main St., Horseheads, N.Y.
Services will be held there at the conclusion of calling hours 
at 2 p.m. Saturday. Burial will be in Maple Grove Cemetery, 
Horseheads, N.Y.



Pearl L.  Cooper
WELLSBORO, PA. | Pearl L. Cooper, 93, of Galeton, died Monday, 
April 29, 2002 at Soldiers & Sailors Hospital.
She had worked at Gaines Company Tackle shop for many years.
Survivors include a niece, Louise Alexander of Sabinsville; 
two nephews, Melvin Lowrey of Gaines and Jackie Christian of 
Massachusetts
Calling hours are 2-4 p.m. Thursday at Collins-Olney Funeral 
Home, 14 West St., Galeton.
Services will be held there at the conclusion of calling hours 
at 4 p.m. Thursday, the Rev. Brian E. Vossler officiating. 
Burial will be in Sabinsville Cemetery.



Raymond Coover 
WELLSBORO, PA. | Raymond "Danny" Coover, 89, of Forestview 
Manor, Elkland, died Thursday, June 27, 2002 at Soldiers & 
Sailors Memorial Hospital.
He had worked for over 38 years for the Elkland Leather Co. He 
also worked for Corning Inc.
Survivors include his wife of 32 years, Alberta Coover; eight 
sons, Ronald Coover and Michael Mosher, both of Elkland, Ray 
Coover of Elmira, N.Y., Robert Coover and Gary Coover, both of 
Wellsboro, William Dugan of Camden, S.C., Murray Weiskopff of 
Bath, N.Y., and David Hackett of Owego, N.Y; seven daughters, 
Ann VanGorden of Ulysses, Robin Hatcher and Dolly Kriner, both 
of Wellsboro, Dawn Marsiglio and Darlene Church, both of 
Elkland, June Tabor of Tulsa, Okla., Faith Moon of Derry.
Calling hours are 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Saturday at Kenyon Funeral 
Home, 214 W. Main St., Elkland.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Assembly of God 
Church, Knoxville, the Rev. Jonathan Hart officiating. Burial 
will be in Highland Cemetery.



Graydon S.  Copp 
WELLSBORO, PA. | Graydon S. Copp, 75, of Mansfield, died 
Sunday July 7, 2002 at Broad Acres Nursing Home, Wellsboro.
He was a retired farmer.
Calling hours are noon-1 p.m. Tuesday at the Wilston Funeral 
Home, 18 N. Main St., Mansfield.
Services will be held there at the conclusion of calling hours 
at 1 p.m. Tuesday, the Rev. Kirk Smethers officiating. Burial 
will be Bowen Cemetery



Ronald T.  Cordes
CORNING | Ronald T. Cordes, 32, of 6105 Scudder Road, Savona, 
died Tuesday, June 11, 2002 at Corning Hospital.
He was a self-employed contractor in Savona.
Survivors include his wife, Judy Freeborn Cordes; parents, 
Ronald and Lois Robinson Sprague of Savona; two stepsons, 
Jason Oakden of Ashville, N.C. and Joseph Oakden of Savona; 
one stepdaughter, Yvonne Oakden of Savona; three brothers, 
Charles Cordes of Campbell, Donald Cordes of Hornell, and 
Ronald Joseph Sprague of Liveoaks, Fla.; two sisters, Kimberly 
Farrand and Valerie Sheddon, both of Savona.
Calling hours are 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Friday at the Curtis 
Baptist Church, Campbell. 
Services will be held there at 11 a.m. Saturday, the Revs. 
Dale Ingraham and Ted Brennan officiating. Burial will be in 
Nondaga Cemetery, Bath.
Arrangements are by the Seager Funeral Home, Savona.



Vincent James Cordone 
ELMIRA | Vincent James Cardone, 83, died Friday, Feb. 22, 
2002.
He was retired from the City of Elmira.
Survivors include three daughters, Mary Margaret Samson, 
Beatrice Osborne and Anne Louise DeDominick of Elmira Heights; 
five sisters, Jean Pauldine, Carmelita Cardone Theresa 
Osborne, Lena Douglas and Clair F. Young.
There are no calling hours.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at 
St. Anthony's Church, the Rev. Walter Wainwright as celebrant. 
Burial will follow in Sts. Peter and Paul's Cemetery.



Frank N. Corneby
GENESEE, PA. | Frank Norris Corneby, 61, of Genesee, died 
unexpectedly, Sunday, June 30, 2002.
He had worked for the U.S. Forest Service as a forest ranger 
and surveyor in Shelton, Wash. He was a mill manager for H & C 
Lumber in Tioga Junction and a partner in Corneby Wood 
Products in Sayre, Whitesville Wood Products in Whitesville 
and Acorn Veneer in Whitesville.
Survivors include his wife, Sherry Ann Steinmetz Corneby; his 
mother, Grace Eloise Norris Corneby of Genesee; a brother, 
John Corneby of Wellsville, N.Y.
Calling hours are 1-3 and 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at Benjamin R. 
Olney Funeral Home, Ulysses.
Services will be held there at the conclusion of calling hours 
at 8 p.m. Wednesday. Burial will be in Genesee Cemetery.



Louise F.  Cornell
MONTOUR FALLS | Louise F. Cornell, 85, formerly of Campbell, 
died Tuesday, May 21, 2002 at Schuyler Hospital.
She retired from Newberry's in Corning as manager of the 
restaurant.
Survivors include a son, Maynard Cornell of Campbell.
There will be no calling hours.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. today at Carpenter's Funeral 
Home, 14 East Pulteney St., Corning. Burial will be in Chapel 
Knoll Cemetery.



Mary W.  Cornell
WELLSBORO, PA. | Mary W. Cornell, 59, of State Route 36, 
Troupsburg, N.Y., died Tuesday, April 30, 2002 at Soldiers & 
Sailors Hospital.
She owned and operated Mary's Hair Affair Beauty Salon in 
Troupsburg, N.Y., for many years.
Survivors include her husband, Barney Cornell; a daughter, 
Lorinda DeMeritt of Bloomington, Ill.; two sons, Patrick 
Cornell of Perry, N.Y., and Michael Cornell of Troupsburg, 
N.Y.
Calling hours are 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Friday at the H.P. Smith & 
Son Funeral Home, 29 E. Main St., Canisteo, N.Y.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at 
St. Mary's Catholic Church, Rexville, N.Y. Burial will be in 
St. Mary's Church Yard Cemetery, Rexville, N.Y.



Jerry D. Cornish
PENN YAN | Jerry D. "Kibb" Cornish, 40, of Dundee, died 
Saturday, Feb. 9, 2002 at Soldiers and Sailors Hospital in 
Penn Yan from injuries suffered in car accident.
Survivors include a daughter, Heidi L. Cornish of Dundee; two 
sons, Raymond M. Cornish of Dundee and Thomas A. Cornish of 
Penn Yan; his mother, Shirley A. Kibbe of Dundee; his father, 
Jack E. Cornish Sr., of Dundee; two brothers, Scott Cornish of 
Watkins Glen and Jay Cornish of Dundee; two sisters, Gail M. 
Forsay of Marion and Dena L. Kibbe of Dundee.
Calling hours are 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday at the Baird 
Funeral Home, 36 Water St., Dundee.
Services will be held there at 2 p.m. Wednesday, the Rev. 
Marion Massecar officiating. Burial will be in Hillside 
Cemetery in Dundee.



Catherine M.  Costa 
CORNING | Catherine M. Costa, 87, of Baker Street died 
Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2002 at Corning Hospital.
She had worked for Costa's Flying Service in Painted Post.
Survivors include a son, Joseph Costa of Bath; a daughter, 
Donna Costa-Barrett of Spring, Texas; two brothers, Sam Cuda 
and Joseph Cuda, both of Corning; two sisters, Della Daniels 
of Hornell and Frances Cuda of Corning.
Arrangements are incomplete at Phillips Funeral Home Inc., 17 
W. Pulteney St., Corning.



Mary C. Costa 
CORNING | Mary Catherine Costa, 87, of Baker Street, died 
Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2002 at Corning Hospital.
She and her husband Joseph Costa had owned and operated Costas 
Flying Service in Painted Post for many years.
Survivors include a daughter, Donna Costa-Barrett of Spring, 
Texas; a son, Joseph R. Costa of Bath; two sisters, Della 
Daniels of Hornell and Frances Cuda of Corning; two brothers, 
Sam Cuda and Joseph Cuda, both of Corning.
Calling hours are 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Sunday at Phillips Funeral 
Home, 17 W. Pulteney St.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at 
St. Vincent de Paul Church, 222 Dodge Ave. Burial will be in 
St. Mary's Cemetery.



Edward J. Cotter 
HORNELL | Edward J. Cotter, 84 of Spruce Street, died 
Thursday, Feb. 21, 2002 at St. James Mercy Hospital.
He had worked at Crowley's Dairy in Arkport for 26 years.
Survivors include his wife of 55 years Theresa Almeter Cotter; 
three daughters, Kathleen Taylor of Benton, Kan., Mary Howe of 
Orting, Wash., and Barbara Martin of Canisteo; a sister, Mary 
Gantert of Rochester.
There will be no calling hours.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at 
St. Joachim's Catholic Church, Canisteo. Burial will be in 
Woodlawn Cemetery, Canisteo. Arrangements are by H.P. Smith & 
Son Funeral Home, Canisteo.



Linda M. Cotton
HORNELL | Linda M. Cotton, 40, of 68 Elm St., died 
unexpectedly Tuesday, June 4, 2002 at St. James Hospital.
Survivors include her husband, William Cotton; her parents, 
Richard and Beverly Peck of Hornell; two sisters, Nancy 
Daniels of Hornell and Robin Webster of Livonia; three 
brothers, Donald Peck of Brockport, Richard Peck of Wellsville 
and John Keagle of Syracuse.
Calling hours are 7-9 p.m. today at Bender-Brown & Powers 
Funeral Home, 354 Canisteo St., Hornell.
Services will be held there at 10 a.m. Friday, the Rev. Ron 
Warne officiating. Burial will be Hornell Rural Cemetery.



Elden C. Covell
BATH | Elden C. Covell, 78, of 101 E. Steuben St., died 
Sunday, Feb. 10, 2002 at the Bath Veterans Administration 
Medical Center.
He was employed as an electrician for Westinghouse for 30 
years.
Survivors include his wife of 51 years, Mary Seager Covell; 
two sons, Donald Pilgrim and Robert Covell, both of Bath; one 
daughter, Shirley Jean Cross of Renovo, Pa.
Calling hours are 9-11 a.m. and 1-3 p.m. today at the 
Seager-Jones Funeral Home, 4 E. Washington St.
Services will be held there at the conclusion of calling hours 
at 3 p.m. today. Burial will be in Mitchellsville Cemetery.



Louise M. Cowell
CALIFORNIA | A memorial service for Louise May Cowell, 78 , of 
Hornell will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday in Woodlawn Cemetery, 
Canisteo.
Arrangements are by Bender-Brown & Powers Funeral Home, 
Hornell.



Barbara  Cox 
PINNELLAS PARK, FLA. | Barbara Cox, 40, of Pinnellas Park, 
died Saturday, Aug. 3, 2002 at her home.
She worked as a waitress.
Survivors include her mother, Gloria Fenstermacher of 
Lawrenceville, Pa.; her stepfather, Richard Fenstermacher of 
Lawrenceville, Pa.; a daughter, DeAnn Marie Bankhead of 
Gulfport; three brothers, Bruce A. Cox of Lawrenceville, Pa., 
Richard Whittaker of Halifax, Pa., Allen Whittaker of Halifax, 
Pa.; two stepbrothers, Richard Fenstermacher Jr. of 
Lawrenceville, Pa., Steven Fenstermacher of Addison, Pa.; a 
stepsister, Debbie Monk of Lawwisburg, Pa.
There will be no calling hours.
Private services will be held at the convenience of the 
family.



Phillip E.  Crimmer
CORNING | Phillip Edward Crimmer, 80, of Wayne, died Thursday, 
Feb. 28, 2002 at Corning Hospital.
He was an employee of Bell Telephone.
Survivors include his wife of 55 years, Betty Crimmer; three 
daughters, Joyce Asiello of Jersey Shore, Pa., Kathleen 
Coleman of Southport, and Nancy Ackerman of Pine City; one 
son, James Crimmer of Corning.
Calling hours are 5-7:30 p.m. Saturday at Carpenter's Funeral 
Home, 14 E. Pulteney St. 
Services will be held there at the conclusion of calling hours 
at 7:30 p.m. Saturday. Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery.



Laura E. Crocker 
BATH | Laura E. Crocker, 86, of 107 Cruger St., died Friday, 
March 1, 2002 at Ira Davenport Memorial Hospital.
She worked several years at the Bath Book Store.
Survivors include two sons, Delbert Croker and Charles W. 
Crocker, both of Bath; Beverly Ann Durdin of Avoca, Norine 
Slayton of Bath, and Linda Weichenthal of Penn Yan.
Calling hours are 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Sunday at the Seager-Jones 
Funeral Home, 4 E. Washington St.
Services will be held there at 11 a.m. Monday, the Rev. Dennis 
Wienk officiating. Burial will be in Nondaga Cemetery.



John F. Crowe 
ATLANTA | John F. Crowe, 53, of 49 Davenport St., Hornell, 
died Thursday at March 14, 2002 at Northside Hospital in 
Atlanta, Ga.
He was a police officer for the Hornell Police Depart-ment.
Survivors include his wife of 28 years, Ellen Reynolds Crowe; 
two daughters, Jennifer Griffith of Hornell, Andrea Crowe, at 
home; three sisters, Patricia Capluzzi, Mary Crowe and Kathy 
Hartwell, all of Hornell; two brothers, Michael Crowe and Paul 
Crowe. 
Calling hours are from 
2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Sunday at the Bishop & Johnson Funeral 
Home Inc.
A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at 
St. Ann's Church. Burial will be in St. Ann's Cemetery, 
Fremont.



Virginia N.  Cullen
HORNELL | Virginia Nugent Cullen, 91, of 60 Maple St., died 
Tuesday, June 18, 2002 unexpectedly at home.
She had been employed as a teacher for the Hornell City School 
District at the former junior high school.
Survivors include a sister, Ruth Annis of Hornell.
There will be no calling hours.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at 
St. Ann's Church. Burial will be in St. Ann's Cemetery, 
Hornell. Arrangements are by the Bishop & Johnson Funeral 
Home, Hornell.



Elwood K.  Cunningham
BATH | Elwood K. Cunningham, formerly of 6939 Old State Road, 
Addison, died Wednesday, June 12, 2002 at the Bath Veterans 
Administration Medical Center after an extended illness.
Arrangements are incomplete with the H.P.Smith & Son Inc. 
Funeral Home, 1607 Main St., Woodhull.



H. Patricia  Curran 
SCRANTON, PA. | 
H. Patricia Curran, 73, of Scranton, formerly of Galeton, died 
Sunday, Feb. 24, 2002.
She had been a teacher in the Scranton School District for 
many years.
Calling hours are 10-11 a.m., Saturday at St. Bibiana Catholic 
Church, Galeton.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held there at the 
conclusion of calling hours at 11 a.m. Saturday, the Rev. 
Brian E. Vossler officiating. Burial will be in West Hill 
Cemetery, Galeton.
Arrangements are by Collins-Olney Funeral Home, Galeton.



William H.  Currier Jr. 
ANDREWS SETTLEMENT, PA. | William H. Currier Jr., 65, of 
Andrews Settlement, died Monday, July 15, 2002 at home.
He and his wife owned and operated a dairy farm for many 
years.
Survivors include his wife of 45 years, Jeane Coyle Currier; 
two sons, William Richard Currier and James Currier, both of 
Andrews Settlement; two daughters, Louanne Currier of 
Culpepper, Va., and Diane Craft of Coudersport.
Calling hours are 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Thursday at the Benjamin R. 
Olney Funeral Home, Ulysses. 
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at the Andrews 
Settlement Union Church, the Rev. Robert W. Terricciano Jr. 
officiating. Burial will be in Andrews Settlement Cemetery.

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