Mr. Paul B. DeMane, 89, formerly of Cortland, NY, passed away, Monday, October 1, 2012 in Dunkirk, N.Y. Born September 16, 1923 in Syracuse, Paul was the son of Paul and Anna Hoevel DeMane.
Paul was a graduate of Cortland High School and was formerly employed by Auxiliary Services at S.U.N.Y Cortland. He is survived by his daughter, Helen (Bob) Burt of Fredonia, N.Y., and a brother, Walter (Priscilla) DeMane of Florida. Paul was preceded in death by his wife, Angelena DeMane in 1996 and a son, Robert DeMane in 1997.
In keeping with his wishes, there are no calling hours or funeral services scheduled. Burial in St. Mary's Cemetery, Cortland was private.
Paul's family has suggested that those who wish to honor his memory in the form of a contribution to please consider Northern Chautauqua Canine Rescue 7540 N. Gale St., Westfield, N.Y. 14787.
Arrangements are under the direction of Riccardi Funeral Home, 69 N. Main St., Cortland, N.Y. 13045. www.riccardifuneralhome.com.