Obituaries

Betty S.DiMaggio July 5, 1924 – Sept 10, 2018

Betty Salhoff DiMaggio, 94, passed away peacefully Sept 10 in Myrtle Beach, SC. Born in Fredonia, NY, she is predeceased by her parents Jetta Sharp Salhoff & Harold N. Salhoff, by her husband Louis A. DiMaggio, her son Thomas Michael, brothers Harold, E. William, Paul,and David, and ...

Edith L. Wright

Edith L. Wright, 87, of Dunkirk Dunkirk died Monday evening (Sept. 24, 2018) at the Chautauqua Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Dunkirk following a lengthy illness. Memorial services will be held Saturday afternoon at 2 o'clock in St. John the Baptist Episcopal Church, 16 West Fourth ...

David J Walters

MAYVILLE- David J Walters, 68, of Mayville, died on October 24, 2018 at his home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Freay Funeral Home when finalized.

Rose Mary Parisi

Rose Mary Parisi, 94, of Dunkirk died peacefully Tuesday morning (Oct. 23, 2018) surrounded by her loving family at Westlake Woods Assisted Living in Erie, PA. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the McGraw-Kowal Funeral Home.

Ernest B. “Skip” Renswick

Ernest B. "Skip" Renswick, 66, of Bemus Point, died Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at UPMC Hamot, Erie, PA. Son of the late Ernest and Audra Packard Renswick; husband of 31 years to Leah Parker Renswick; brother of Roger (Nancy) Renswick, Ann Pressler and the late Robert Renswick. A full obituary ...

Nestor Cifuentes, M.D.

Nestor Cifuentes, M.D. died Monday. October 22 at his home in Dunkirk, New York after a long illness. Visiting hours and memorial service will be announced by THE FANTAUZZI FUNERAL HOME, 82 East Main St, Fredonia, N.Y. in the near future.

Jean A. Mead

WESTFIELD — Jean A. Mead, age 90, formerly of Westfield, died Sunday, October 21, 2018 at Heritage Village Rehab & SNF of Gerry, NY following a brief illness.Jean was born September 15, 1928 in Westfield, NY, a daughter of the late A. Elmer and Helen (Vail) Allen.She graduated from ...

Patricia M. Newcomb

Perrysburg — Patricia M. Newcomb, 64, of Perrysburg, NY passed away Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at her home. She was born on March 24, 1954 in Buffalo, NY the daughter of the late Steven and Lola (Snyder) Graovac. On July 24, 1999 she married Thomas Newcomb, who survives. Mrs. Newcomb was ...

Robert A. Kennedy

Robert A. Kennedy, 82, of Irving, NY passed away Saturday morning October 20, 2018 at his residence surrounded by his loving family.He was born in Silver Creek ,NY on February 17, 1936 the son of the late Martha Kennedy. Surviving are three sons : Robert J. (Kim), Allan(Rolanda), and Sam-my ( ...

Eric R. Colon

Eric R. Colon, age 57, of Dunkirk, N.Y., died Tuesday October 23, 2018.Eric is survived by: his wife, Amelia Colon; his children: Antonio (Nancy) Torres, Silvia (William) Montanez, Carlos Torres, Yanira (Eric) Espinosa and Louis (Andra) Torres; also survived by 16 grandchildren and one ...

Rev. Dr. Donald Earl Modisher

Rev. Dr. Donald Earl Modisher died on October 17, 2018 surrounded by his family at Alive Hospice in Nashville, TN. He was 98. He is survived by his wife of 75 years, Carolyn Modisher of Nashville, TN; a daughter, Christine (Marsha) Modisher of Nashville, TN; a son, Jim (Susi) Modisher of ...

Katherine M. “Billie” Furness (Phy)

Katherine M. “Billie” Furness (Phy), age 95, of Margate, Florida, formerly of Fredonia, New York, died Sunday October 21, 2018 at her daughter’s home in Fredonia with her loving family at her side. Katherine was born January 15, 1923 in Philadelphia, Pa. to the late Albert C. and Emily ...

David A. Ebert

PERRYSBURG — David A. Ebert of Rte. 39 passed away at the Roswell Park Cancer Institute in Buffalo Sunday October 21, 2018 surrounded by family. Dave was 61 years old.Born November 23, 1956 the son of the late Harold and Ruth (Davis) Ebert. David was currently employed with the Gowanda ...

Diane Newsome

Diane Newsome, 87 of Bemus Point, passed away Saturday, October 20, 2018.Daughter of the late Roland and Betty Davis Nygren. Wife of 23 years to the late Lt. Col. Larry O. Newsome, Jr., United States Air Force, retired; sister of Eileen Peck and the late Judy Livermore. Funeral service 1 ...

Kathleen A. Thornton

Kathleen A. Thornton died October 22, 2018 at Brooks Memorial Hospital, Dunkirk, New York. Kathlen is of Fredonia, New York. She is the wife of Joseph Thornton.Arrangements are incomplete. Date and time will be announced by THE FAN- TAUZZI FUNERAL HOME, 82 East Main St, Fredonia, N.Y.

Nestor Cifuentes

Nestor Cifuentes, M.D. died Monday. October 22 at his home in Dunkirk, New York after a long illness. Arrangements are incomplete. Date and time will be announced by THE FAN-TAUZZI FUNERAL HOME, 82 East Main St, Fredonia, N.Y.

Jean A. (Allen) Mead

WESTFIELD — Jean A. (Allen) Mead, age 90 , formerly of Westfield, died Sunday, October 21, 2018 at Heritage Village Rehab & SNF of Gerry, NY, following a brief illness. Funeral arrangements are incomplete but will be announced by MASON Funeral Home, 37 Clinton Street, Westfield, NY, ...

Milburn C. White

Milburn C. White, 92, of the Cattaraugus Seneca Territory, a member of the Turtle Clan died Saturday October 20, 2018 at Gowanda Nursing & Rehabilitation Center. He was surrounded by family and friends in the days and hours preceding his death. He is survived by his former wife and mother ...

Edith Y. Alberts

Edith Y. Alberts, age 91, died Saturday, October 20, 2018 at the Forestview Nursing Home in Erie, Pa. A native New Yorker, Edith was born November 13, 1926 in Brooklyn, N.Y. to the late Charles and Beatrice Marcus. She attended New York City schools, graduating in 1943 from Midwood High ...

Jeffrey R. Guest

Jeffrey R. Guest, age 63, of Westfield, NY died unexpectedly on Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at Westfield Memorial Hospital due to complications from a year long battle with cancer. Jeff was born April 16, 1955 in Westfield, NY, a son of the late Elmer J. and Charlotte E. (Keopka) ...