Marvin D. Cummings

Cummings, Marvin D., Sr., 80, of Center Street, Forestville, a lifelong resident, died Thursday, December 6th, 2018, at Brooks Memorial Hospital, Dunkirk, following a lengthy illness.

He was born in Dunkirk, on July 1, 1938. Father of Mike (Wendy) Cummings, of Mayville; Tim (Laura) Cummings, of Dewittville; Scott (Norma) Cummings, of Mayville; Marvin D. (Vicki) Cummings, Jr., of Silver Creek; Sue (John) Edler, of Versailles; and Cathy (Keith) VanVlack, of Forestville; brother of, Robert (Joan) Cummings, of Ft. Lauderdale, FL; Daniel Cummings, of Cape Girardeau, Missouri; and Grace (Gerald) Franklin, of Valrico, FL. Also surviving are thirteen grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and several nieces & nephews.

He was predeceased by his parents Kenneth and Emma (Payne) Cummings, his childhood sweetheart Christine (Gruber) Cummings, a brother Arthur Cummings and a sister Edna Franklin.

Friends are welcome to call at Riles & Woolley Funeral Home, 39 Main Street, Forestville today from 4-7 p.m. and on Monday morning from 10-11 a.m., from where Funeral Services will follow at 11 o’clock, with Rev. Mark Parsons, pastor of both Mayville & Dewittville United Methodist Churches, officiating. Interment will follow in Forestville Cemetery.

The family suggests memorials may be made to Forestville Fire Dept. Emergency & Rescue Squad, PO Box 299, Forestville, NY 14062. To post condolences go to