FORESTVILLE - Mark D. Butler, 48, of Eagle Street, Forestville, died Friday, March 7, 2014 at Buffalo General Hospital, following a lengthy illness.
He was born in the town of Hanover on October 30, 1965, the son of the late Charles H. and Helen (Krouse) Butler.
From 1992-2009 Mr. Butler worked at the White Inn, Fredonia as an executive chef and then he worked as a cook/educator at Cassadaga Job Corps Center, Cassadaga, from 2010-2012.
Mr. Butler was a lifetime member of Forestville Fire Department, a member of Silver Creek Fireman's Club, belonged to the Silver Creek Pool League and was a substitute for the South Dayton Pool League.
Survivors include a brother, Theodore "Terry" Mutchler, of Fort Pierce, FL, two half-brothers, Ronald LaDolce, of Jamestown and Joe LaDolce, of Dunkirk. He is also survived by a nephew Terry Mutchler and his best friend Rick Tompkins of Westfield.
There will be no visitation observed. Memorial Services will be held at a later date. Time and place to be announced.
The family suggests memorial donations may be made to the Forestville Fire Dept. Emergency & Rescue Squad, Chestnut Street, Forestville, NY 14062. Arrangements are by Riles & Woolley Funeral Home, Forestville. To post condolences go to www.rilesandwoolleyfuneralhome.com.