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Obituaries

Dean A. Mount

Dean A. Mount, 74, a life-long resident of Cherry Creek, passed away peacefully Sept. 7, 2020,at Heritage Village Rehab Skilled Nursing Facility. Dean was born March 23, 1946, to Jean N. (Waters) and Clinton W. Mount. Dean owned and operated his own dairy farm, was a police officer for the ...

Irene Worden

Irene Worden, 94, of Cherry Creek, died Friday morning (Sept. 11, 2020) at Heritage Park Rehab & Skilled Nursing Facility in Jamestown. She was born Aug. 24, 1926. in Martinsburg, N.Y., the daughter of the late John and Della (Vrubel) Krug. Survivors include her daughter, Valerie (Dan) ...

Clifford and Beatrice Lee

BROCTON — A Memorial service for Clifford and Beatrice Lee, who reunited in Heaven on July 27, 2020, will be held Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020, at the home of their daughter, Joanne (Steve) Pantano, 354 Chestnut St., Fredonia, NY 14063 at 11 a.m., with Pastors Gordon Spiller and Josh Ehmke of the ...

Robert “Bob” M. Group Sr.

MAYVILLE — Robert “Bob” M. Group Sr., 84, of Mayville, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 10, 2020, at his home with family at his side. At Bob’s request there will be no public services observed. A private memorial service will take place at the convenience of the family. To leave a ...

Charles A. “Chuck” Johnson

Charles A. “Chuck” Johnson, 83, of Gerry, passed away Thursday, Sept. 10, 2020, at home. Husband of the late Carole Wolinski Johnson; father of Timothy (Tarryl Tolman) and Jeff (Debbie) Johnson, all of Gerry and Tina (Dan) Dawson of Stokesdale, N.C.; grandfather of eight; ...

Dollie A. Chase

Dollie A. Chase, 72, of South Dayton, N.Y., entered into rest Sept. 11, 2020. She was born Oct. 18, 1947, to the late Glen and Mildred Phillips Dollie is survived by her husband. Donald Chase. Arrangements will be announced by DiStasio Funeral Home Inc. ,South Dayton, N.Y.

Barbara M. Daniels

Barbara M. Daniels, 66, of Westfield, passed away peacefully at home Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2020, after a long battle with cancer. She was born Sept. 16, 1953, in Dunstable, Mass., the daughter of the late Richard B. and Mary J. (Serradas) Carkin. Barb was a graduate of Groton-Dunstable Regional ...

Arthur Casimer Kilian

Arthur Casimer Kilian, 95, of Dunkirk, N.Y., passed away peacefully on Aug. 29, 2020, in Signal Mountain, Tenn. He was born July 28, 1925 in Dunkirk, N.Y., to Casimer and Helen Kilian. He is survived by three siblings: Adrian Kilian, Thomas Kilian and Sister Cynthia; his three children: ...

Nora J. Bomasuto Harris

Nora J. Bomasuto Harris, 82, of Dunkirk, died Tuesday morning (Sept. 8, 2020) at Brooks Memorial Hospital in Dunkirk. She was born June 13, 1938, in Philadelphia, Pa., the daughter of the late Jamil and Gertrude (Pompender) Azeez. A lifelong resident of Dunkirk, Nora was a graduate of ...

Patricia O’Hara Bradley

Patricia O’Hara Bradley, 73, of Milliken, Colo., passed away Monday (Aug. 24, 2020) with her daughter and son-in-law at her side. Following the guidelines and protocols administered by the governor of New York, a memorial Mass will be celebrated Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020, at 10 a.m. in St. ...

David R. Peterson

David R. Peterson, 97, of Fredonia, N.Y., formerly of Massena, N.Y., passed away Sept.1, 2020. He was born in Bertrand, Neb., on March 27, 1923, the son of the late David T. and Amanda Peterson. David’s family moved from Bertrand to New York state in 1930, and subsequently moved to ...

Nora J. Bomasuto Harris

Nora J. Bomasuto Harris, 82, of Dunkirk, died Tuesday morning (Sept. 8, 2020) at Brooks Memorial Hospital in Dunkirk. She was born June 13, 1938, in Philadelphia, Pa., the daughter of the late Jamil and Gertrude (Pompender) Azeez. A lifelong resident of Dunkirk, Nora was a graduate of ...

Patricia O’Hara Bradley

Patricia O’Hara Bradley, 73, of Milliken, Colo., passed away Monday, Aug. 24, 2020, with her daughter and son-in-law at her side. She was born Feb. 2, 1947, in Dunkirk, N.Y., and was the daughter of the late Patrick and Lucy (Lazarony) O’Hara. She is survived by her daughter, Rebecca ...

Beverly A. Caswell

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. — Beverly A. Caswell, 86, formerly of Gowanda and Lakeland, Fla., passed away Monday, Sept. 7, 2020, at the Mercy Hospital in Buffalo, N.Y She was born Oct. 29, 1933, in Gowanda , N.Y., the daughter of Raymond and Irene ( Powers) Beyer. Bev retired from Blue Cross ...

Frank William Guarnati

Frank William Guarnati, 87, passed away peacefully at Bristol Regional Medical Center in Bristol, Tenn. He was born in Dunkirk, N.Y., and was a graduate of Dunkirk High School at-tending Fredonia State University for one year prior being drafted into the U.S. Army serving in the Korean ...

David N. Feinen

David N. Feinen, 82, of Sheridan, died Monday morning (Sept. 7, 2020) at home. He was born Nov. 15, 1937, in Sheridan, the son of the late Rudy and Mary (Keilen) Feinen. A lifelong resident of Sheridan, Dave was a graduate of Cardinal Mindszenty High School, class of 1955. He helped run ...

Dexter DeGolier Jr.

Dexter DeGolier Jr., 64 of Arcadia, Fla. died Thurs-day, Aug. 13, 2020 at home following a short illness. He was born in West-field, N.Y. on Jan. 3, 1956. The son of the late Dexter DeGolier Sr. and Beverly (Cave) DeGolier. Dexter was a graduate of Forestville Central School class of ...

Nora J. Bomasuto Harris

Nora J. Bomasuto Harris, 82, of Dunkirk died Tues-day morning (Sept. 8, 2020) at Brooks Memorial Hospital in Dunkirk. Following the guidelines and protocols administered by the governor of New York, family and friends may call from 4-7 p.m., Friday, Sept. 11, at the McGraw-Kowal Funeral ...

David N. Feinen

David N. Feinen, 82, of Sheridan died died Monday morning (Sept. 7, 2020) at home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the McGraw-Kowal Funeral Home.

James P. McCann

James P. McCann, formerly of Fredonia, N.Y., died on Sept. 3, 2020, at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester, NY. He was born in North Buffalo, N.Y., on December 30, 1945, to the late John and Irene ( Hales) McCann. James received his education in Lackawanna, N.Y. and in 1965, enlisted ...