Obituaries

Ann S. Pauszek

Ann S. Pauszek, 89, of Dunkirk, went to be with her Lord and Savior. Following a lengthy illness, Friday June 22, 2018, at Brooks Memorial Hospital. She was born in Arkwright, July 16, 1928, daughter of the late Leo and Catherine (Witek) Schilling. Ann was a retired employee of Holy ...

Gwendolyn Allen Farver

Gwendolyn Allen Farver, 93 years old of Brocton, New York passed away Saturday, June 23, 2018 at the Chautauqua County Nursing and Rehabilitation Center after a lengthy illness. She was born to Merle and Mary Vaughn Allen on August 2, 1924 in New Castle Pennsylvania. She graduated from ...

Barbara A. Wenzel

DAYTON — Barbara A. Wenzel of James Rd. passed away Friday evening June 22, 2018 at the Hospice of Buffalo Palliative Care Facility in Cheektowaga surrounded by family. Barb was 72 years old . Barbara was born September 14, 1945 in Buffalo.The daughter of Raymond and Louise (Wiltgen) ...

Joseph M. Ark

Joseph M. Ark, 91, of Silver Creek, NY passed away peacefully on Sunday morning June 24, 2018 at the Chautauqua Nursing & Rehabilitation Center after a short illness. Friends may call at the Hole-Parker Funeral Chapel 160 Central Ave. Silver Creek, NY on Tuesday June 26, 2018 from 2-4 and ...

Richard W. Walker

SHERIDAN — Richard W. Walker, age 91, of Sheridan, died Sunday, June 24, 2018 at his residence. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Riles & Woolley Funeral Home, Forestville. To post condolences go to www.rilesandwoolleyfuneralhome.com.

Barbara B. Spencer

Barbara B. Spencer, 89 of Bemus Point, passed away Sat., June 23, 2018 at Heritage Village Rehab and Skilled Nursing, Gerry. Mother of, Rita Guyot of TX, Scott of Bemus Point and Robin (Kim) Spencer of Sinclairville; grandmother of nine; great-grandmother of 11. Graveside service 2 p.m. ...

Alan L. Lathrop

MEDINA — Alan L. Lathrop, 50, of Slade Road, Medina, NY, formerly of Forestville, died Saturday, June 23rd, 2018, at Buffalo General Hospital, with his family by his side. He was born in Gowanda, on July 11, 1967, the son of Rita (Panek) Lathrop, of Forestville and the late Harold C. ...

Robert Pete Gonzalez

Robert Pete Gonzalez, JR., 33, also known as “Juni” unexpectedly passed away on June 18, 2018. He was a former resident of Westfield, NY. Juni was born on July 17, 1984 to Rosa M. Cettell and Robert P. Gonzalez, Sr.He was a big hearted teddy bear who lived life in the fullest. To those who ...

Marty Sanden

Marty Sanden, age 74, died peacefully in the early hours of June 17, 2018. His last day with us, a Saturday had been such a good one. He and a friend had planted two trees in the front yard during the morning. Later, he and his wife Rosie, his son Eric and wife Tia, along with Eric’s ...

Joyce M. Luczkowiak

Joyce M. Luczkowiak, 83, a resident of the Chautauqua Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Dunkirk, formerly of Liverpool, NY, died Friday evening (June 22, 2018) at Brooks Memorial Hospital.Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial which will be celebrated Thursday ...

Stephen P. Sandle

Stephen P. Sandle, age 69, of Westfield, NY, unexpectedly died on Friday, June 22, 2018 in Westfield. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the MASON Funeral Home, 37 Clinton St., Westfield as soon as they have been finalized.

Douglas L. “Butch” Jimerson

Douglas L. “Butch” Jimerson of the Cattaraugus Indian Territory passed away June 22, 2018 at Buffalo General Hospital at the age of 74 years. He was born on October 22, 1943 at Tri-county Hospital, Gowanda, NY.Beloved son of the late Eli L. and Lois (Lay/Doctor) Jimerson. Dear brother of ...

Frances Betty Foster

Frances Betty Foster 89, long time resident of Silver Creek passed away on May 16, 2018 in Rapid City, SD.Fran was born July 7, 1928 in Altoona, PA to Joseph and Catherine Sharer. Sharing duties in raising Fran was Helen Hockenberry. In 1951 she married Richard G Foster SR. Together they had ...

Barbara A. Wenzel

Barbara A. Wenzel of James Rd. Dayton passed away Friday evening June 22, 2018 at the Hospice of Buffalo Palliative Care Facility in Cheektowaga surrounded by family. Barbara was born September 14, 1945. In Buffalo the daughter of Raymond and Louise (Wiltgen) Monat .Barb married Norbert F. ...

Joyce M. Luczkowiak

Joyce M. Luczkowiak, 83, a resident of the Chautauqua Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Dunkirk, died Friday evening (June 22, 2018) at Brooks Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the McGraw-Kowal Funeral Home.

George E. Wheeler

George E. Wheeler, 75, of Jamestown died unexpectedly Friday June 22, 2018, in UPMC Hamot Medical Center, Erie. He was born February 21, 1943, in Jamestown, a son of the late George and Fern Vose Wheeler. He was a 1961 graduate of Cassadaga Valley Central School. A veteran of the Vietnam ...

Robert “Juni” Gonzalez

Robert Pete Gonzalez, JR., 33, also known as "Juni" unexpectedly passed away on June 18, 2018. He was a former resident of Westfield, NY. Juni was born on July 17, 1984 to Rosa M. Cettell and Robert P. Gonzalez, Sr. He was a big hearted teddy bear who lived life in the fullest. To those who ...

Marty Sanden

Marty Sanden, age 74, died peacefully in the early hours of June 17, 2018. His last day with us, a Saturday had been such a good one. He and a friend had planted two trees in the front yard during the morning. Later, he and his wife Rosie, his son Eric and wife Tia, along with Eric's former ...

Michelle DeJonghe-McElwee

Michelle DeJonghe-McElwee, of Dallas, TX passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, March 31, 2018, at age 47. Michelle was born in Dunkirk, NY, and was the oldest child of Allan DeJonghe and the dearly departed Lois (Klaybor) DeJonghe. Michelle was adored and beloved by her entire family. She ...

Edward (Ed) B. Strauser

Edward (Ed) B. Strauser, 65, of Rincon, GA, passed away suddenly and peacefully on June 8, 2018 in Sonora, California. He was born and raised in Dunkirk and graduated from Dunkirk High School in 1971. He attended the University of Buffalo and received a Doctorate of Educational Psychology ...