Obituaries

David F. “Pito” McNaughton

David F. “Pito” McNaughton, 32, of Fredonia died Friday (Nov. 23, 2018) at home after a lengthy Illness.He was born Oct. 5, 1986 in Torrrance, CA, the son of Michael McNaughton of Fredonia and Felicia (Francis) Reading Nowak of Silver Creek. A lifelong Fredonia resident, David devoted ...

Virginia “Ginny” Seeley

Virginia “Ginny” Seeley, 70, of Versailles, passed away November 26, 2018 at her home. She was born on November 13, 1948 in Gowanda, NY the daughter of the late Milton “Moe” and Evelyn (Sprague) Maines. On July 2, 1966 she married Ethan “Bub” Seeley Jr. who predeceased her on April ...

Norm Bradley

Norm Bradley passed November 25, 2018 after a long illness. He was predeceased by Diane, his loving wife of 56 years. Norm is survived by his children, Terri, Tammy, Norm, Brian, Kim and Jeffery. Norm also has eight brothers and sisters, 10 grandchildren and many loving friends. He was a truck ...

Joseph A. Cole

Joseph A. Cole, formerly of Silver Creek, NY, died on November 19, 2018. he was born in Dunkirk, NY, on March 8, 1978, to Joseph and Lorriane Piazza. Joseph attended the Dunkirk Public School and was an employee at Carriage House. Joey was a very loving and caring person. He was especially ...

Charles E. Gillette

Charles E. Gillette, 65, of Fredonia died Friday morning (Nov. 23, 2018) at Brooks Memorial Hospital in Dunkirk.He was born May 20, 1953 in Shirley, MA, the son of the late Charles and Anne (Weinkertz) Gillette. He had been employed by the New York State Thruway Authority as a toll collector, ...

Virginia Pasierb

Virginia Pasierb, 92, of Sheridan, died, Monday morning, November 26, 2018, at the Chautauqua Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Dunkirk.She was born July 8, 1926, in Dunkirk, daughter of the late Vincent and Clara (Rybicki) Abramowicz.A retied employee of The Fredonia Central Schools, ...

Cynthia M. “Cyndy” Klocko

Cynthia M. “Cyndy” Klocko, 65, of Silver Creek, NY, died Friday evening November 23, 2018 at Buffalo General Medical Center in Buffalo, NY.She was born in Silver Creek on December 8, 1952, the daughter of the late Henry and Lucy (Calabrese) Hoisington. On July 27, 1985, she married ...

Loretta (Heim) Spielman

Loretta (Heim) Spielman, 97, of Mayville, died Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018, at Heritage Green Rehabilitation & Skilled Nursing, Greenhurst.She was born in Buffalo on Oct. 11, 1921, and had been a Mayville resident since 2007.She was the daughter of the late Marcus Sr. and Martha (Benzino) Heim.On ...

Loretta (Heim) Spielman

GREENHURST — Loretta (Heim) Spielman, 97, formerly of Mayville, passed away Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018 at Heritage Green Rehabilitation & Skilled Nursing. Arrangements will be announced by Freay Funeral Home at a later date.

Cynthia M. “Cyndy” Klocko

Cynthia M. "Cyndy" Klocko, 65, of Silver Creek, NY, died Friday evening November 23, 2018 at Buffalo General Medical Center in Buffalo, NY. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, 165 Central Ave., Silver Creek, NY at 10 ...

Joseph A. Cole

Joseph A. Cole, formerly of Silver Creek, NY, died on November 19, 2018. he was born in Dunkirk, NY, on March 8, 1978, to Joseph and Lorriane Piazza. Joseph attended the Dunkirk Public School and was an employee at Carriage House. Joey was a very loving and caring person. He was especially ...

Gloria Wakeley

WESTFIELD — Gloria E. (Eggert) Wakeley, age 88, of Wood St., Westfield, NY, died Thursday, November 22, 2018 at home following an extended illness. Gloria was born on April 4, 1930 in Westfield, the daughter of the late Paul and Florence (Graf) Eggert. A Westfield area resident most all ...

Alan Thrasher

Alan R. “Al” Thrasher, 59 of Gerry, passed away Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at UPMC Chautauqua. Born January 13, 1959 in Jamestown a son of the late Dean and Gladys Wilmark Thrasher. He formerly attended school at Cassadaga Valley Central School and in his early years was employed at ...

David F. “Pito” McNaughton

David F. “Pito” McNaughton, 32, of Fredonia died Friday (Nov. 23, 2018) at home.Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the McGraw-Kowal Funeral Home.

Joseph Cole

Joseph A. Cole, formerly of Silver Creek, NY died on November 19, 2018. He was born in Dunkirk, NY on March 8, 1978 to Joseph and Lorraine Piazza. Joseph attended the Dunkirk Public Schools and was an employee at Carriage House until its closing. Joey was a very loving and caring person. ...

Virginia DeGolyer

Virginia DeGolyer, 92, of Fredonia died Friday evening (Nov. 23, 2018) at the Chautauqua Nuring and Rehabilitation Center in Dunkirk.Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the McGraw-Kowal Funeral Home.

Theodore V. Hibbard

Theodore V. Hibbard passed away on November 19, 2018. Beloved husband of 37 years to Rosemary (nee Flagella) Hibbard; loving brother of Carol Hibbard and the late Doris and Curtis (Margaret) Hibbard; also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. Family and friends may ...

Raymond R. Richter 1936-2016

Raymond R. Richter, 82, of Leon, NY entered into rest November 22, 2018Raymond was born January 2, 1936 to the late Nelson and Gladys Richter.He owned and operated the Richter family farm his whole life. Raymond was in the United States Army and served in the Korean War. He loved to travel with ...

Charles E. Gillette

Charles E. Gillette, 65, of Fredonia died Friday morning (Nov. 23, 2018) at Brooks Memorial Hospital in Dunkirk. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the McGraw-Kowal Funeral Home.

Joseph A. Cole

Joseph A. Cole died Monday, Nov. 19, 2018 at home. He was born on March 8, 1978 in Dunkirk, N.Y. He was the son of Lorraine and Joseph Piazza of Dunkirk, N.Y. Arrangements are incomplete. Date and time will be announced by the Fantauzzi Funeral Home, 82 E. Main St., Fredonia, N.Y.