Obituaries

Mary D. White

Mary D. White, 95, formerly of Kennedy and Jamestown, passed away Saturday, June 15, 2019. Wife of the late Maurice White, mother of Terry (Linda) White, Bruce (late Sandra) White, Jean (Randy) Kickbush, Betty (Ted) Olson and the late Peter White; mother-in-law of Gloria White. A memorial ...

John H. Kamman

John H. Kamman, 91, of Dunkirk died Sunday evening (June 23, 2019) at home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the McGraw-Kowal Funeral Home.

Clarence G. (Joe) Pagett

Clarence G. (Joe) Pagett, 75, of Cattaraugus, NY entered into rest June 23, 2019. He was born September 16, 1943 in Gowanda, NY to the late Clarence E. and Florence Pagett. Visitation will be Wednesday from 4PM to 8PM at DiStasio Funeral Home 478 Route 83 at Balcom Corners S.Dayton. A ...

Eric Thomas Ippolito

Eric Thomas Ippolito of Fredonia passed away peacefully on Friday, June 21, 2019. He was born February 1, 1991. Eric is survived by his parents, Frank and Susan (Madurski) Ippolito, Sister Brittany (Kevin) Ludemann, and Brother Alex Ippolito, grandmothers Betty Madurski and Lillian ...

Catherine LaPorte

Catherine LaPorte, 92, passed away on June 20, 2019, at her home in Westfield, NY. Catherine was born on July 4, 1926, in Wesleyville, PA, a daughter of the late Rocco and Josephine (Campanella) Andronica. She graduated from Strong Vincent High School of Erie, PA in 1944, where she earned a ...

Wayne L. Babcock

RIPLEY — Wayne L. Babcock, 66, of Welch Hill Rd, Ripley, NY passed away Friday, June 21, 2019, at home with his family by his side following a brief illness. Wayne was born on August 1, 1952, in Westfield, NY, the son of the late Gladyn and Mildred (Meeder) Babcock. He was a 1970 graduate ...

Shirley A. (Kramer) Reardon

WESTFIELD — Shirley A. (Kramer) Reardon, 68, of Jefferson St., Westfield, passed away Saturday, June 22, 2019, at home surrounded by her family following a brief illness. Shirley was born on November 12, 1950, in Westfield, NY, the daughter of the late Ivan James Kramer and the late Blanche ...

Leon M. Szymanski

GOWANDA — Leon M. Szymanski, age 82, of Beech St. passed away unexpectedly at home early Sunday morning June 23, 2019. Loving husband of Sharon (Parke) Szymanski. Friends may call Friday June 28, 2019 from 4-7 p.m. at the SCHINDLER FUNERAL HOME, 44 Center St. Gowanda, where funeral ...

Daniel Huff

HUFF, Daniel, member of the Wolf Clan. Suddenly June 22, 2019 of the Cattaraugus Seneca Territory at the age of 59 Years. Father of Julie, Daniel Jr. “DJ,” David and Judy Huff. Brother of John, Peter Huff, Denise LaForme, Dorcus Mohawk, Donald Jimerson and Leigh Snow. Son of Elizabeth ...

Theodore F. “Ted” Winkelman

WESTFIELD - Theodore F. “Ted” Winkelman, age 73, of Kent Street, Westfield, NY died peacefully Saturday, December 29, 2018 at Westfield Memorial Hospital after a brief illness.Friends are invited to attend a Celebration of Life on Saturday, June 29, 2019 from 1-4 p.m. at the John W. Rogers ...

Tye A. Kenny

FORESTVILLE: Tye A. Kenny, 35, of Forestville died unexpectedly Thursday morning (June 20, 2019) at home. He was born Nov. 3, 1983 in Corry, PA, the son of Robert Kenny of Forestville and Brenda (Foster) Allen of Mayville. A lifelong resident of the area, Tye was a graduate of Westfield ...

Jerry M Sipp

Jerry M Sipp, 77, of Fredonia, NY passed away Friday June 21, 2019 following a long courageous battle with cancer. He was born June 8, 1942 in Blue Field, WV, son of the late Beatrice (Garris) LaCore and the late George Sipp. Jerry worked many years in construction followed by more than a ...

Margaret ”Maggie” Rogers

Margaret ”Maggie” Rogers, 100, beloved mom, wife, and grandmother, of Brocton, New York died peacefully early Friday morning (June 21, 2019) at Absolut Care in Westfield, NY. She was born December 8, 1918, in Brocton, NY, one of four daughters to Salvatore and Rachela (Fulco) Masdeo. A ...

James Krzal

James Krzal, of Derby, passed away peacefully on Tuesday June 18, 2018, at Autumn View Health Care Facility in Hamburg. Born in Dunkirk, July 8, 1947 to the late William and Rose (Szpak) Krzal. Graduated from Dunkirk High School and Alfred Agricultural and Technological College. Jim ...

Donald A. Kordon

Donald A. Kordon, 59, of Dunkirk, died Friday, June 21, 2019, at Brooks Memorial Hospital in Dunkirk. Born in Dunkirk, January 1, 1960, son of the late Anthony J. and Gertrude V. (Dombrowski) Kordon.A past employee of The Resource Center in Dunkirk, Don enjoyed to listen to music, and was ...

Elisabeth B. “Bettie” Tompsett

Elisabeth B. “Bettie” Tompsett, 106, formerly of Sinclairville, passed away, Feb. 28, 2019. Wife of the late Wayne E. Tompsett; mother of Dr, James William (Sally) Tompsett and Nancy K. (Donald Kindell) Goad. All are invited to a Celebration of Life 11 a.m. Saturday, June 29 at Stockton ...

Catherine LaPorte

Catherine LaPorte, 92 years, of Westfield, passed away peacefully on Thursday June 20, 2019 at home with her family by her side. Funeral arrangements and a complete obituary will be published in this newspaper by the MASON Funeral Home, 37 Clinton St, Westfield, as soon as they have been finalized.

Genevieve B. Whitcher

PERRYSBURG — Genevieve B. Whitcher, 78, of Perrysburg, NY passed away Thursday June 20, 2019 at Father Baker Manor. She was born on September 28, 1940 in Gowanda, NY, daughter of the late Leonard and Viola (Payne) Fehlman. On November 22, 1958, she married James W. Whitcher, who ...

Tye A. Kenny

FORESTVILLE: Tye A. Kenny, 35, of Forestville died unexpectedly Thursday morning (June 20, 2019) at home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the McGraw-Kowal Funeral Home.

Genevieve B. Whitcher

Perrysburg, NY - Genevieve B. Whitcher, 78, of Perrysburg, NY passed away Thursday June 20, 2019 at Father Baker Manor. Friends may call on Sunday June 23, 2019 from 4-7 p.m. from Mentley Funeral Home Inc. 105 East Main Street Gowanda,NY. Arrangements are incomplete and a full obituary will ...