Observer Today, 27 Jul 2016 03:37:04 EDTWed, 27 Jul 2016 03:37:04 EDT M. Gurney - Beverly M. Gurney of Gowanda passed away Tuesday morning, July 26, 2016. Beverly was born in Buffalo October 20, 1935, the daughter of Gordon and Katherine (Margeson) Barthel. Bev married James Dispenza on December 13, 1958.Wed, 27 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTMary Ann Snyder Ann Snyder of Center Street passed away at home early Monday morning July 25, 2016, peacefully surrounded by family. Ann was 76 years old. Born Aug. 22, 2016 in Gowanda, the daughter of William and Mary (Sweet) Schiffner.Tue, 26 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTMary A. Clark A. Clark, 71, of Charlotte Center passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by family and friends, after a long, courageous battle Sunday, July 24, 2016. She was born April 11, 1945 in Dunkirk to the late William and Helen Schuster Martin.Mon, 25 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTWarren J. Chase J. Chase, 90, formerly of Cassadaga, passed away Monday, July 18, 2016. A Memorial Service will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Cassadaga Memorial American Legion Post 1280, 228 Maple Ave., Cassadaga.Mon, 25 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTFrederick M. Johnson Jr. Mr. Frederick M. Johnson Jr., 63, of Cottage, NY, passed away on Thursday July 21, 2016 at home surrounded by family after a valiant fight with cancer, where his faith and kindness never wavered.Sun, 24 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDT