John W. Cole

John W. Cole, age 73, of Sinclairville-Forestville area, died unexpectedly on Jan. 1, 2018 at his Sinclairville home.

John was born Aug. 23, 1944 to the late William and Cora (nee Schroder) Cole. He was a longtime farm laborer at various farms in the region. He enjoyed spending time with his family and also enjoyed horses.

John is survived by his five children: John Martin Cole, of Leechburg, PA., Elaine Zintel of Warsaw, N.Y., Mary Jean, Joyce (Allen) Pfleuger of Silver Creek, N.Y. and James Cole of Leechburg, PA.; two sisters; Sharon (Rev. Donald) Carlson and Patricia Ploetz and several grandchildren.

No prior visitation. A memorial service will be held at Stockton Community Church, 4554 Railroad Avenue, Stockton, N.Y. on Thursday at noon. Flowers are gratefully declined. Memorial contributions in Mr. Cole’s memory may be made to the Stockton Community Church, 4554 Railroad Ave., Stockton, N.Y., 14784

Online condolences may be made at Arrangements by David J. Dengler, LARSON-TIMKO Funeral Home.