Obituaries

Ronald B. Hess, Sr.

WESTFIELD — Ronald B. Hess, Sr., age 83, of Bar-celona, passed away, Tues-day, May 1, 2018 at Absolut Care of Westfield surrounded by his family, fol-lowing a brief illness.Ron was born on September 8, 1934 in Westfield, NY, a son of the late Herbert H. and Mae M.(Rothwell) Hess.He married ...

Marvin E. Morse

Marvin E. Morse passed away at home surrounded by the love of his family on May 4, 2018. Marv was a lifelong resident of Fredonia, N.Y. He spent 62 years married to his high school sweetheart, Diane, who predeceased him in June 2010.Marvin was born in Sheridan, N.Y. on November 18, 1928 to the ...

Patric James Kilmartin

MAYVILLE — Patric James Kilmartin, 53, of Mayville, died Friday, May 4, 2018, at Westfield Memorial Hospital.He was born May 25, 1964, in Jamestown, NY, the son of the late William and Janis Lewis Kilmartin.Patric had been a maintenance mechanic, electrician for Better Baked Foods, Welch’s ...

Marcia C. Weiler Wellman

Marcia C. Weiler Wellman, 82, of Gerry, passed away, Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at home.Born July 6, 1935 in Jamestown a daughter of the late Warde R. and Hester Hoskins Weiler. She is a 1952 graduate of Falconer Central School.Marcia was a fulltime wife and mother; she assisted her husband with ...

Mark J. Wilcox

Mark J. Wilcox, 58 of Louisville, KY, formerly of Cassadaga, passed away April 26, 2018. Son of the late George and Phyllis Barnes Wilcox; father of Dr. Chris (Jen) Wilcox of Buffalo; brother of Todd of Cassadaga and Jon Wilcox of Hopkinsville, KY.A Celebration of Life is being planned and will ...

Sheila C. Tederous

Sheila C. Tederous, 81, of Dunkirk died Wednesday (Jan. 3, 2018) at Buffalo General Hospital.Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Life Celebration on Saturday, May 12, 2018 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. followed by a Mass at 11 a.m. This Celebration will be held at St. Joseph Catholic ...

Margaret Ondruska

Margaret Ondruska passed away on Sunday, April 29, 2018 after a lengthy illness.She will be sadly missed by her family: a daughter and her husband, a son and his wife, four grandchildren and four great grandchildren. She will rest by her husband Gejza Ondruska at St. Anthony’s ...

Patric James Kilmartin

MAYVILLE — Patric James Kilmartin, 53 of Mayville, died Friday, May 4, 2018 at Westfield Memorial Hospital. A full obituary will be run in the Sunday edition. Arrangements are with the Freay Funeral Home in Mayville.

Marvin E. Morse

Marvin E. Morse, age 89, of Fredonia, N.Y., died Friday May 4, 2018 at his home. A complete obituary will be published in Sunday's edition of the Observer. Arrangements by David J. Dengler of the LARSON-TIMKO Funeral Home.

Carolyn M. Patton

Carolyn M. Patton, formerly of Fredonia, passed away on May 1, 2018 at Lehigh Medical Center, Allentown, Pa. after a long illness. Wife of the late Joseph B. Patton Sr. Mother of the late Carol Patton. Mother of Joseph B. Patton Jr of Allentown, PA. Funeral Services will be held Monday ...

Brian Heyden

A memorial will be held on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 4 p.m.; Location: Off the Grid, 6577 Woleben Rd. Portland, NY 14769. To leave a message of remembrance or condolence for Brian's family please log on to themorsefuneralhome.com Funeral arrangements are being provided by the Morse Funeral Home ...

Carolyn M. Patton

Carolyn M. Patton, formerly of Fredonia, passed away on May 1, 2018 at Lehigh Medical Center, Allentown, PA after a long illness. Wife of the late Joseph B. Patton Sr. Mother of the late Carol Patton. Mother of Joseph B. Patton Jr of Allentown, PA. Arrangements are incomplete. Date and time ...

Ronald B. Hess

WESTFIELD - Ronald B. Hess, Sr., age 83, of Barcelona, died Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at Absolut Care of Westfield. A complete obituary will be published in Sunday's newspaper by the MASON Funeral Home, 37 Clinton St., Westfield, NY.

Brian Heyden

Brian Heyden left us way too soon at the age of 47. His mother, Sandra Manzella Heyden, passed away when he was young leaving him with her sparkling, smiling eyes. Here to remember him with love, honor and dignity are his sister, Jann Heyden; maternal grandmother, Fredora Manzella; father,Phil ...

Donna R. (Casbohm) Keyser

WESTFIELD - Donna R. (Casbohm) Keyser, age 65, of Grove St., Westfield, died Monday, April 30, 2018 at Select Specialty Care of Erie, PA following an extended illness. Donna was born on September 8, 1952 in Westfield, NY, the daughter of the late Raymond and Nancy (Constanza) Casbohm. She ...

Lester G. Lillie

FORESTVILLE — Lester G. Lillie, 95, of Overhiser Road, Forestville, died Saturday, April 28th, 2018 at Buffalo General Hospital. He was born in the Town of Dayton, on August 6, 1922, the son of the late George and Hazel (Allen) Lillie. Mr. Lillie was a graduate of Gowanda High School and ...

Robert F. “Bob” Fortney

Robert F."Bob" Fortney, age 76, of Fredonia, New York, died April 29, 2018 at his home with his family at his side. Calls may be made Saturday, May 5, 2018, from 2-4 & 7-9 pm at the LARSON-TIMKO Funeral Home, 20 Central Ave., Fredonia, N.Y. Funeral services will be held at the Harvest ...

Harriet J. Cobb

Harriet J. Cobb, age 95, of Fredonia, passed away early Tuesday morning, May 1, 2018 at the Chautauqua County Nursing and Rehabilitation after a short illness. She was born on October 6, 1922 in Dunkirk to the late Maxmillian and Josephine Cybart Jozwiak. and a resident of this area her entire ...

Efrain Vazquez Marquez

Efrain Vazquez Marquez, of Dunkirk, NY, died on April 29, 2018 at Brooks Memorial Hosptiral in Dunkirk, NY, following a lengthy illness. Efrain was born in Humaco, Puerto Rico on December 30, 1942, to the late Alejandro Vazquez and Maria Marquez. Efrain had been an employee of the Streets ...

Thomas H. Jewell Sr.

Thomas H. Jewell Sr., 63, of the town of Sheridan, died unexpectedly (May 2, 2018) at home. Born Dec. 23, 1954 in Silver Creek, he was the son of the late Harry and Mary (Ehmke) Jewell. A lifelong area resident, Thomas was known as the Garage Door Guy. Survivors include five children, ...