Obituaries

Daniel L. Abram

Daniel L. Abram ("Dirt"), age 68, went to be with the Lord on March 29, 2018. He was born in Jamestown, NY on October 9, 1949, the son of the late John Abram and Fern Abram. Dan was raised in Brocton, NY and graduated from BCS in 1967. After graduation he attended Jamestown Community ...

Daniel Abram

Daniel Abram, 68 years old of Portland, New York passed away Thursday afternoon March 29, 2018 at his home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Morse Funeral Home of Brocton, New York as soon as they become available.

Lynn W. Varney

EDEN — Lynn W. Varney, formerly of Rt. 39 Perrysburg, passed away Thursday March 29, 2018. Born in North Collins, NY the son of Andrew and Gladys (Allard) Varney. Lynn married Marjorie Maines VanVleck Varney July 29, 1961 in Perrysburg; Marjorie passed away August 29, 2013. Lynn retired ...

Linda K. Taft Lamb (1934-2018) & Floyd N. Lamb (1937-2016)

GOWANDA — Linda K. (Taft) Lamb, age 83, passed away at home surrounded by family Thursday evening March 22, 2018. Born in Gowanda on December 31, 1934, the daughter of the late Howard and Bernice (Strickland) Taft. Linda married Floyd N. Lamb at the Perrysburg United Methodist Church on ...

Carl R. Sternisha

GOWANDA — Carl R. Sternisha, 67, of Gowanda, NY, passed away March 28, 2018 at Mercy Hospital in Buffalo, NY. He was born September 28, 1950 in Gowanda, NY the son of the late Joseph and Gloria (Marlewski) Sternisha. Mr. Sternisha was a Vietnam veteran having served in the U.S. Air Force. ...

Lucy Degaetano Spinuzza

Lucy Degaetano Spinuzza passed away peacefully at St. Columban's Retirement Home on March 20, 2018. She was predeceased by her loving husband, Leonard of 37 years in 1992 along with her parents, Joseph and Josephine (Perillo) Degaetano, four sisters and their spouses, Rose (Joseph) ...

Beverly J. Burlett

Beverly J. Burlett, 64, of Hillsboro died Monday, March 19, 2018 at the Hospice of Cincinnati in Blue Ash. Bev was born April 9, 1953 in Fredonia, New York to James and Carmella (Calanni) Oakes and graduated Fredonia High School in 1971. Beverly met her husband William "Bill" Burlett while ...

Georgia M. Heilman

Georgia M. Heilman, 66 of Stockton, passed away Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at home. Born May 10, 1951 in Jamestown, she is the daughter of Jean Young White and the late Fredrick White. She previously attended Jamestown Schools. Georgia was a full-time homemaker, wife, mother and assisted ...

Banks, Nelson L., MD

March 27, 2018 Beloved husband of Rosemarie (nee McMichen) Banks; loving father of Rebecca (Peter) Jurdjevic, Nicholas and Natalie Banks; adored Papa of Thomas, Benjamin, Alexander, Oliver Jurdjevic, Andrew and Griffin Banks; son of the late Herman and Florence Banks; brother of the late ...

Laurie J. Crowell (1958 – 2018)

Laurie J. (Coe) Crowell, 60, of South Dayton, NY entered into rest March 26, 2018. Arrangements are incomplete and a full obituary will run in Sunday's paper. Arrangements entrusted to DiStasio Funeral Home, South Dayton, NY.

Banks, Nelson L., MD (March 27, 2018)

Beloved husband of Rosemarie (nee McMichen) Banks; loving father of Rebecca (Peter) Jurdjevic, Nicholas and Natalie Banks; adored Papa of Thomas, Benjamin, Alexander, Oliver Jurdjevic, Andrew and Griffin Banks; son of the late Herman and Florence Banks; brother of the late Rosalie "Lee" Arnold; ...

Susan M. Imler

Susan M. Imler, 62, of Fredonia, passed away Saturday evening (March 24, 2018) at Brooks Memorial Hospital in Dunkirk, NY. She was born June 23, 1955 in Seattle, WA, the daughter of the late Harlan and Ruth Maxfield. Susan was a homemaker with an accounting degree. She enjoyed helping ...

Teresa (Ferraro) Donisi

Teresa (Ferraro) Donisi, 81, of Dunkirk, adored mother, Nonna, and Great Nonna died peacefully at her home on March 26, 2018, surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Casa Rosa, Italy on November 12th, 1936. Teresa and her husband of 58 years, Paolo, met early in life. At 12 years ...

Kenneth R. Mosher

Kenneth R. Mosher, 80, of Cottage Road, South Dayton, and Indian Lake Estates, FL, died suddenly Sunday, March 25th, at Lake Wales Medical Center, Lake Wales, FL. He was born in Gowanda, on January 8, 1938, the son of the late Ralph K. and Zoe (Austin) Mosher. Mr. Mosher was a graduate of ...

Eva Miazgiewicz

Eva Miazgiewicz, 78, of Matteson Street, Fredonia, died Saturday, March 24th, 2018 at Buffalo General Hospital. She was born in Poland on May 12, 1939, the daughter of the late Alfred and Rozyna (Shuller) Miazgiewicz. Friends are welcome to call at Riles & Woolley Funeral Home, 39 Main ...

James W. Gorton

James W. Gorton, 71, died March 24, 2018 at Hamot Medical Center after a short illness, born in Ripley, NY, son of the late Caroline C. Gorton. He was of Jamestown, NY and worked for the Resource Center in Jamestown. He is survived by two daughters, Lena Slater of Warren, PA and Rebecca ...

Eleanor T. Johnson

Eleanor T. Johnson, age 96, of Fredonia, New York died Sunday March 25, 2018, at the Chautauqua Nursing & Rehabilitation Center. She was born in Dryden, New York to Harold and Blanche (Moarhead) Tripp. Eleanor graduated from Dryden High School and Ithaca College, where she elected to ...

Teresa Donisi

Teresa Donisi, 91, of Dunkirk died Monday afternoon (March 26, 2018) at home. Arrangements are in-complete and will be announced by the McGraw-Kowal Funeral Home.

Katelin Renae Milliman

MAYVILLE — Katelin Renae Milliman, 30, of Rochester, and formerly of Mayville, died, Friday, March 23, 2018 in Greece, NY. She was born August 13, 1987 in Erie, PA, the daughter of Lewis Clayton Milliman, and the late Mischelle Raynor Milliman. Katelin had been a homemaker. She was a ...

Susan M. Imler

Susan M. Imler, 62, of Fredonia died Saturday evening (March 24, 2018) at Brooks Memorial Hospital in Dunkirk. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the McGraw-Kowal Funeral Home.