Obituaries

William F. Ott Jr.

William F. Ott Jr. “Billy”, 67, of Fredonia died peacefully at home following a brief illness. He was born on March 28, 1952 in Batavia, NY, the son of Rita (Leckliter) Ott of Dunkirk and the late William F. Ott Sr. In 1972, he began working at Allegheny Ludlum Steel (Universal Steel) where ...

Linda L. Gugino

Linda L. Gugino, 67, of Fredonia, NY; on Friday April 5, 2019 the world lost its forever spring flower. Linda died at her home surrounded by her loving family; she was born June 3, 1951 in Dunkirk, NY to the late Louis A. and Delores (Buckley) Gugino. Linda lit up any room she entered. She ...

Marjory C. Diehl

Marjory C. Diehl, 98 years old of Brocton, New York passed away peacefully Monday morning, April 8, 2019 at the Chautauqua Nursing and Rehab Facility in Dunkirk, New York. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Morse Funeral Home of Brocton, NY as soon as they ...

William F. Ott Jr.

William F. "Billy" Ott Jr., 67, of Fredonia died Saturday morning (April 6, 2019) at home. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial, which will be celebrated Thursday morning at 10 o'clock in Blessed Mary Angela Parish, Church of St. Hedwig. Calling hours will be ...

Alice E. Pope-Valentine

DUNKIRK: Alice E. Pope-Valentine, 78, of West 6th Street, Dunkirk, formerly of Forestville, died Saturday, April 6th, 2019 at Chautauqua Nursing & Rehab Center, Dunkirk, following a lengthy illness. She was born in Westfield, on October 15, 1940, the daughter of the late Everett and Gladys ...

Philip John Cunningham

WESTFIELD - Philip John Cunningham, age 28, of Fredonia, formerly of Westfield, passed away Thursday April 04, 2019, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident in the town of Pomfret. Philip was born on December 21, 1990 in Toledo, Ohio, and had been a Westfield area resident most all ...

Philip Samuel Arcoraci

Philip Samuel Arcoraci, 89, of Fredonia, NY died on April 6, 2019 at his home, surrounded by his loving wife and family. He was born on July 19, 1929 to the late Ferdinando and Lucy (Floramo) Arcoraci. He attended Dunkirk High School and was in the Army Air Force, serving from 1947-1949. In ...

James A. Andrews

James A. Andrews, 73, entered into Eternal Rest on April 3, 2019 after a lengthy illness. He died at his Dunkirk home with his wife and constant companion at his side. He was born on January 28, 1946 to Andrew and Jean (Golubski) Andrews. He graduated from Dunkirk High School and attended ...

Timothy Josef Krauza

Timothy Josef Krauza, 62, of Taft Place, Dunkirk died suddenly of natural causes Wednesday (April 3, 2019) in his home. Tim was born February 13, 1957 in Munich, Germany the son of Casimir "Casey" Krauza and the late Margaret Magee Krauza. Tim graduated from St. Mary's elementery school, ...

Stephen Warner

Stephen Douglas Warner passed away peacefully with family by his side at 2 am on Saturday, March 30, 2019. Stephen was born on October 10, 1939 and grew up in Far Rockaway, New York. He had two siblings. Stephen enlisted in ROTC in July 1962 and served as Captain in the Army 207th. He ...

Linda L. Gugino

Linda L. Gugino, 67, of Fredonia, NY, died Friday April 5, 2019 at her home with her loving family at her side. A Celebration of Life service will be held at St. Joseph Church, 145E. Main Street, Fredonia on Saturday April 13, 2019 at 12 Noon. A complete obituary will be published in ...

Kemis John Dengler

The family of Kemis Dengler would like to invite family and friends to a mass in celebration of Kemis' life on Saturday, April 13, 2019 at St Dominic's Church, Westfield. Visitation will be at 10:30 am with the mass following at 11:00 am. Flowers are gratefully declined.

Phillip Samuel Arcoraci

Phillip Samuel Arcoraci died Saturday, April 6, 2019 at his home after a long illness. Husband of Sandy Wilkins Arcoraci. Arrangements are incomplete, date and time will be announced by THE FANTAUZZI FUNERAL HOME, 82 East Main St. Fredonia, NY.

William F. Ott Jr.

William F. Ott Jr., 67, of Fredonia died Saturday morning (April 6, 2019) at home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the McGraw-Kowal Funeral Home.

Louise Courtney

Louise Courtney, 92, of Brocton, NY, passed away peacefully at Brooks Memorial Hospital on April 5, 2019, after a brief illness. Originally from Brewer, ME, she was born on February 13, 1927 to the late Joseph and Sarah (Fillis) Deroche. She had a long career in sales, retiring in 1985 ...

Philip John Cunningham

Philip John Cunningham, age 28, of Fredonia, formerly of Westfield, passed away Thursday April 04, 2019, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident in the town of Pomfret. Friends may call from 2-4 p.m. and from 7-9 p.m. on Tuesday, April 9, 2019, at the MASON Funeral Home, 37 Clinton ...

James A. Andrews

James A. Andrews, 73, of Dunkirk died Wednesday evening (March 3, 2019) at home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the McGraw-Kowal Funeral Home.

Louise Courtney

Louise Courtney, 93 years old of Brocton, New York passed away Friday, April 5, 2019 at Brooks Memorial Hospital in Dunkirk, New York after an extended illness. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by The Morse Funeral Home of Brocton, New York as soon as they become ...

Roger S. Hojna

Hojna, Roger S., Memorial services will be held this morning at 10 a.m. in Holy Trinity R.C. Church. Private burial will be in St. Hedwig's Cemetery. Flowers are gratefully declined and memorials can be made to the Dunkirk Humane Society, 431 E. Chestnut St, Dunkirk, NY ...

Shirley Ann Wasmund (Draves)

Shirley Ann Wasmund (Draves) 83, of Tampa, FL, passed away March 15, 2019. Born in Dunkirk, NY. Leaving behind her loving husband of 61 years, David P. Wasmund. She will be lovingly missed by her 4 sons, David Jr (Vicki), Mark (Jill), Erick (Lori) and Craig; 5 grandsons and 1 ...