Obituaries

Audrey June (Sankey) Craig

Audrey June (Sankey) Craig, 90, died peacefully at the Lutheran Home and Rehabilitation Center on June 28, 2018. June was born in Stumptown, PA on June 21, 1928, the daughter of Elmer and Mary Ann Sankey. She married Patrick “Pat” Craig in 1948 and they lived in Chicago for their first ...

Raymond A. Harper

Raymond A. Harper was born December 11, 1916 to Alvin and Edith Barrett Harper. He grew up on the family farm near Sherman, New York. He worked there after graduation from Sherman Central School. Ray then worked for Welch's in Westfield until starting nearly forty years at Chautauqua Malted ...

Linda L. Broughton

Linda L. Broughton, 71, of Brocton died Friday, June 29, 2018. Born Aug. 17, 1946 in White Plains, NY, the daughter of the late Norman and Nelia (Draper) Jaeckle. Linda had been the proprietor of Lynn Flower Shop in Buffalo. Survivors include her husband, Darrell Hazen; 3 children, Laura ...

Patricia LeBarron

Patricia LeBarron passed away on February 23, 2018, at MUSC in Charleston, SC, surrounded by her family. She was born on April 28, 1947, in Dunkirk, NY, to the late Robert P. and Helen M. (Purol) Kittell.Patricia attended Our Lady of Mt. Carmel School, graduating in 1965 from Silver Creek ...

Debbie L. Lindquist

Debbie L. Lindquist, 45, of Dunkirk died Wednesday (June 27, 2018) at the University Hospital in Syracuse, NY. She was born May 16, 1973 in Jamestown, the daughter of the late Richard and Barbara (Lamphere) Barr. A lifelong Chautauqua County resident, she was employed as a cab driver for ...

Paul A. Erwin

Paul A. Erwin, 83, of Silver Creek, NY passed away Wednesday morning June 27, 2018 at the Buffalo General Hospital in Buffalo, NY. He was born in Dunkirk, NY on August 2, 1934, the son of the late Walter and Thelma (Blakesly) Erwin. He married Joanne VanGiesen on December 23, 1955 in Ripley, ...

Helen G. Heide

Helen G. Heide, 85, of Cattaraugus entered into rest June 29, 2018. She was born December 8, 1932 in Cattaraugus, New York the daughter of the late Fred and Genevieve (Bottom) Wells. Helen graduated from Cattaraugus Central School — Class of 1950, and Our Lady ofVictory Nursing School 1953. ...

Debbie L. Lindquist

Debbie L. Lindquist, 45, of Dunkirk died Wednesday (June 27, 2018) at the University Hospital in Syracuse, NY. A funeral service will be held Tuesday morning at 11 o'clock in the McGraw-Kowal Funeral Home. Calling hours will be held Monday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the funeral home. A ...

Paul A. Erwin

Paul A. Erwin, 83, of Silver Creek, NY passed away Wednesday morning June 27, 2018 at the Buffalo General Hospital in Buffalo, NY. Relatives and friends may call at the Hole-Parker Funeral Chapel 160 Central Ave. on Monday July 2, 2018 from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. A complete obituary will be ...

Paul A. Erwin

Paul A. Erwin, 83, of Silver Creek, NY passed away Wednesday morning June 27, 2018 at the Buffalo General Hospital in Buffalo, NY.Relatives and friends may call at the Hole-Parker Funeral Chapel 160 Central Ave. on Tuesday July 3, 2018 from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m.A complete obituary will be ...

Guy E. Burdick Sr.

CHAUTAUQUA — Guy E. Burdick Sr., 90, of Chautauqua, NY, died Dec. 22, 2017 at his home, with family by his side. He was born April 27, 1927 in Westfield, the son of the late Wilbur and Irene Inwood Burdick. A memorial service with military honors will be held on July 2, 2018 at 10 a.m. at ...

Richard W. Walker

Richard W. Walker, 91, of Center Road, Forestville, died Sunday, June 24th, 2018, at his residence, following a short illness. He was born in Cleveland, Ohio on February 3, 1927. Father of Richard A. (Tammie) Walker, and James E. (Susan) Walker, both of Sheridan. Also surviving are seven ...

Angela May Lintz-Alford

Angela May Lintz-Alford, Passed away June 22, 2018, peacefully in her sleep. Angela was a devoted mother of six boys, Tyler Lintz, Allen Lintz, Dylan Lintz, Anthony Lintz, Michael Brown and Cody Brown; Beloved Daughter of (Mother and Stepfather) Debra Hugg and (the late) Jesse Hugg and of ...

Raymond A. Harper

Raymond A. Harper was born December 11, 1916 to Alvin and Edith Barrett Harper. He grew up on the family farm near Sherman, New York. He worked there after graduation from Sherman Central School. Ray then worked for Welch's in Westfield until starting nearly forty years at Chautauqua Malted ...

Ross J. Conti

Ross J. Conti, of Fredonia, N.Y., went to be with our Lord on Sunday, June 24, 2018 at the age of 91. Calls may be made today from 6-8 pm at the LARSON-TIMKO Funeral Home, 20 Central Avenue, Fredonia, N.Y. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Holy Trinity Church, 1032 Central ...

Diane R. Mekus

Diane R. Mekus, 56, of Fredonia, June 25, 2018, went to meet our lord after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born in Dunkirk, January 4, 1962, daughter of the late Florian and Beverly (Miller) Cieslewicz. Diane was graduate of Dunkirk High School class of 1980, with Honors, and also ...

Kathleen J. Wise

Kathleen J. Wise, age 63, of Fort Mill, SC, formerly of Albany, N.Y., Loudonville, N.Y. and Fredonia, N.Y., died Monday June 11, 2018 in North Carolina. She was born in Dunkirk, N.Y. on January 27, 1955 to the late Earl F. and Barbara A. Steger Wise. Kathleen graduated from Fredonia Central ...

Alice M. Smather

SILVER CREEK: Alice M. Smather, age 57, of Hickory Street, Silver Creek, passed away, Monday, June 25, 2018 at Buffalo General Hospital, following a lengthy illness. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Riles & Woolley Funeral Home, Forestville. To post condolences go to ...

Christopher A. “Crispy” Kolassa

Christopher A. "Crispy" Kolassa, 51, of Fredonia passed peacefully on Tuesday June 5, 2018 with his family by his side after a valiant battle with cancer at Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital. He was born Nov. 9, 1966 in Dunkirk, the son of Frances "Molly" Franskowiak and the late Thomas H. ...

Kathleen J. Wise

Kathleen J. Wise, age 63, formerly of Albany, N.Y. and Fredonia, N.Y., died Monday June 11, 2018 in North Carolina. Calls may be made Saturday from 9am-10am at the Laona United Methodist Church Church, 9636 Wilson Road, Fredonia, N.Y., where funeral services will follow at 10 am. ...