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Batavia, NY 14020
Phone: 585-344-1490
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 Obituaries
Richard H. Dillon
- Batavia
Age: 89
Died: Monday, August 25, 2014, at the New York State Veteran's Home, Batavia. A WWII U.S. Naval veteran, he was a foreman for Scalia's Landscaping prior to retirement. He was a member of Sacred Heart Church. Calling hours are Wednesday, August 27, from 5pm to 7pm at the funeral home, where services will follow at 7pm. Graveside services with full military honors will be held Saturday, 11am, at St. Joseph's Cemetery, Ellicott Street, Batavia. Memorials are suggested to Catholic Charities, Buffalo or to the American Red Cross.
Arrangements by: Bohm-Calarco-Smith Funeral Home, Batavia.
 
Barbara A. Meyer
-Darien
Age: 77
Died: Friday, August 22, 2014, at her home. She worked at Sylvania, Batavia prior to retirement and after retirement did other jobs to stay busy. Calling hours are Monday, August 25, from 2pm to 4pm and 6pm to 8pm at the funeral home, where services will follow at 8pm.
Arrangements by: C. B. Beach & Son Mortuary, Corfu
 
Patricia A. Morris
- Batavia
Age: 63
Died: Sunday, August 17, 2014, at home.She retired from Kaufman Footwear, Batavia. Calling hours are Wednesday, August 20, from 3pm to 7pm at the funeral home. A Mass of Christian burial will be held Thursday, 11am, at St. Maximilian Kolbe Roman Catholic Parish, Church Street, East Pembroke. Memorials are suggested to charity.
Arrangements by: Gilmartin Funeral Home, Batavia.
 
Patricia A. Bermingham
- Batavia
Age: 75
Died: Thursday, August 14, 2014, at home. She was a life member of Resurrection Parish. A Mass of Christian burial will be held at noon, Monday, August 18, at the Church, St. Joseph's site. Memorials are suggested to a charity of the donor's choice in her name.
Arrangements by: Michael S. Tomaszewski Funeral Home, Batavia
 
Rose Ranlett
-Brockport (formerly of Corfu)
Died: Friday, August 8, 2014. She was a wife and devoted mother. There will be no prior visitation. A memorial service will be held Saturday, August 16, 11am, at  the Akron Free Methodist Church, 6 Scotland Road, Akron.
Arrangements by: C. B. Beach 7 Son Mortuary, Corfu.
 
Christopher Brian Skelton
-Oakfield
Age: 30
Died: Tuesday, August 5, 2014, at home. He attended the University of Rochester in the R.O.T.C. program. He was previously employed as a truck driver for Perry's Ice Cream, Akron. Calling hours are on Friday, August 8, from 4pm to 8pm, at the funeral home, where services will be held at 2pm Saturday. Memorials are suggested to be designated for his son, Mattox.
Arrangements by: Burdett & Sanford Funeral Home, Oakfield.
 
Donald R. Danser
-Batavia
Age: 76
Died: Sunday, August 3, 2014, at Brothers of Mercy Nursing Home, Clarence. He was a self employed  Dairy Farmer in Corfu  and a member of Victory Full Gospel Church.  Calling hours are on Wednesday, August 6, from 4pm to 8pm at the funeral home. Funeral services will be held Thursday, 11am, at the Church, 280 Akron Road, Akron. Memorials are suggested to the Church.
Arrangements by: Bernhardt Funeral Home, Akron.
 
Edwyn C. Hise
- Alexander
Age: 80
Died: Saturday, August 2, 2014, at home. A U.S. Naval veteran, prior to retirement he worked as a biomedical engineer at the Batavia Veterans Administration Medical Center. He also served as the Justice of the Peace for the Town of Alexander for 15 years. Calling hours are Thursday, August 7, from 3pm to 8pm at the funeral home where a  memorial service will be held Friday, 11am.  A Masonic service will be held Thursday, 7:30pm.  Memorials are suggested to the Alexander Fire Department.
Arrangements by: Robinson 7 Hackemer Funeral Home, Warsaw.
 
Bernard J. Gazda
-Darien Center
Age: 79
Died: Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at Elderwood Health Care in Cheektowaga. He was a lifetime member of St. Maximilian Kolbe Parish in Corfu. He retired from York International, Buffalo. Calling hours are on Sunday, August 3, from 6pm to 8pm  and on Monday, from 2pm to 4pm and 6pm to 8pm, at the funeral home, where prayers will be recited Tuesday, 10am. A Mass of Christian burial will follow at 11am at the Church, Corfu site. Memorials are suggested to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Western & Central NY, or to Firstlight Home Care of Western NY.
Arrangements by: Michael S. Tomaszewski Funeral Home, Batavia.
 
 
Carolyn J. Ross
-Attica
Age: 85
Died: Saturday, July 26, 2014, at the LeRoy Village Green Nursing Home. She retired from the Attica Correctional Facility where whe worked as a secretary. She was a member of Attica First Presbyterian Church. Calling hours are on Wednesday, July 30, from 1pm to 3pm at the funeral home, where services will immediately follow at 3pm. Memorials are suggested to the Attica Fire Department Rescue Squad .
Arrangements by: Marley Funeral Home, Attica.
 
Betty U. Funke
-East Pembroke
Age: 94
Died: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at the East Side Nursing Home, Warsaw. She worked in the cafeteria for the Pembroke Central School District and was a longtime member of the Cornerstone Church in East Pembroke. Calling hours are Sunday, July 27, from 1pm to 3pm and 6pm to 9pm at the funeral home. Funeral services will be held Monday, 11am, at the Church, Main Road, East Pembroke. Memorials are suggested to the Church or to the East Pembroke Fire Department.
Arrangements by: C. B. Beach & Son Mortuary, Corfu.
 
Louis V. Salvador
-Batavia
Age: 89
Died: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at the Genesee County Nursing Home. He was a maintenance foreman with Lehigh Valley Railroad and retired from Conrail with 43 years of service. He was a longtime member of Resurrection Parish. Calling hours are on Saturday, July 26, from 10am to noon at the funeral home, where services will follow at noon. Memorials are suggested to Volunteers for Animals, Genesee County Animal Shelter.
Arrangements by: Michael S. Tomaszewski Funeral Home, Batavia.
 
Emma R. Walker
- Clarence, formerly of Attica
Age: 101
Died: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital. She was a stay at home mom and housewife; raising three children. Calling hours are on Friday, July 25, from noon until 2pm at the funeral home, where services will follow at 2pm. Memorials are suggested to to Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital Hospice Program.
Arrangements by: Marley Funeral Home, Attica
 
Ruth J. Woodruff
-Batavia
Age: 83
Died: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at Buffalo General Hospital. She retired from the New York State School for the Blind in 1991, and was a member of the First United Methodist Church, Batavia. There will be no prior visitation. Her funeral service will be held Monday, July 28, 11am at the church, Lewiston Road, Batavia.
Arrangements by: H. E. Turner & Company Funeral Home, Batavia.
 
George L. Wells
-Corfu
Age: 81
Died: Saturday, July 19, 2014. He drove truck for Angelica Health Care prior to retirement and served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He was a member of Holy Name of Mary Parish. Calling hours are Tuesday, July 22, from 4pm to 8pm at the funeral home. A Mass of Christian burial will be held Wednesday, 10am, at St. Maximilian Kolbe Parish, East Pembroke. Memorials are suggested to the East Pembroke Fire Department or the American Diabetes Association.
Arrangements by: C. B. Beach & Son Mortuary, Corfu.
 
Michael P. Falcone
-Batavia
Age: 97
Died: Saturday, July 12, 2014, in Rochester General Hospital. He was the owner of Falcone Electric up until three years ago. He was a life member of Ascension Parish. There will be no prior calling hours. A Mass of Christian burial will be held Thursday, July 17, 9:30am, at Resurrection Parish, 303 East Main Street, Batavia. Memorials are suggested to Christ the King Seminary, East Aurora, NY.
Arrangements by: Gilmartin Funeral Home, Batavia.
 
Kenneth H. Hersee
-Pembroke
Age: 77
Died: Saturday, July 5, 2014, at UMMC. A U.S. Army veteran, he retired from Pembroke Central School District Maintenance Department. He was a member of the First Baptist Church, Batavia. A Celebration of Life service will be held Friday, July 11, 10am at the Church, 306 East Main Street, Batavia. Full military honors will follow at the conclusion of the service. Memorials are suggested to the Church.
Arrangements by: J. Leonard McAndrew Funeral Home, Batavia.
 
Paul L. Gerace, Ph.D.
-Batavia
Age: 79
Died: Thursday, July 3, 2014, at Strong Memorial Hospital. He held positions at Solvay Chemical in Syracuse, Xerox in Rochester, and Amoco in Chicago, earning five patents over the course of his career. Calling hours are on Tuesday, July 8, from 4pm to 8pm, at the funeral home, where prayers will be recited Wednesday, 9:30am. A Mass of Christian burial will follow at 10am, at Resurrection Parish, St. Joseph's site. Memorials are suggested to the All Apostles Soceity fo St. Joseph's Catholic School.
Arrangements by: Michael S. Tomaszewski Funeral Home, Batavia.
 
Anthony P. Perozzi
- Oakfield
Age: 86
Died: Tuesday, July 1, 2014, at UMMC. He served with the US Army during the Korean War. He was a member of St. Michael's Episcopal Church, Oakfield. Calling hours are Thursday, July 3, from 5pm to 8pm at the funeral home, where services will be held Saturday, 11am. Memorials are suggested to Volunteers for Animals or to the Visiting Nurses Association.
Arrangements by: Burdett & Sanford Funeral Home, Oakfield.
 
Roger S. (Duffy) Ingalsbe
- Oakfield
Age: 61
Died: Sunday, June 29, 2014, at Unity Health System, Rochester. He was a member of Eagle Creek Yacht Club. Family and friends are invited to attend a memorial gathering to celebrate Duffy's life Sunday, July 6, 1pm to 6pm at the Alabama Fire Hall, Judge Road, Basom.
Arrangements by: Burdett & Sanford Funeral Home, Oakfield.
 
Josephine N. Boyd
-Batavia
Age: 88
Died: Saturday, June 28, 2014, at her home. She was a telephone operator for the former NY Telephone and a member of the Telephone Pioneers. Calling hours are Thursday, July 3, from 1pm to 2pm at the funeral home, where services will take place at 2pm. Memorials are suggested to Crossroads House.
Arrangements by: Michael S. Tomaszewski Funeral Home, Batavia.
 
Jeanette M. Glomb
-Corfu
Age: 87
Died: Saturday, June 28, 2014, at her home. Friends may call Tuesday, July 1, at the funeral home, 2pm to 4pm and 7pm to 9pm. A Mass of Christian burial will be held Wednesday, 1pm, at St. Maximilian Kolbe Parish, Corfu.
Arrangements by: C. B. Beach & Son Mortuary, Corfu.
 
Bradley J. Wolcott
-Dale
Age: 47
Died: Friday, June 27, 2014, at Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester. He worked as an Industrial Training Supervisor at Attica Correctional Facility and had 20 years with the NYS Dept. of Corrections. Calling hours are Tuesday, July 1, from 4pm to 8pm at the funeral home, where services will be held Wednesday, 11am. Memorials are suggested to the Wyoming Hook & Ladder Company or to Mercy Flight.
Arrangements by: Marley Funeral Home, Attica.
 
Katherine A. Raduns
-Basom
Age: 95
Died: Tuesday, June 24, 2014, at the LeRoy Village Green Nursing Home. She was a longtime member of Trinity Lutheran Church, Medina. She was a member of the Alabama Cemetery Association for over twenty years, serving as the association's secretary. There will be no prior visitation. A funeral service will be held Monday, June 30, 7pm, at the Church, 1212 West Avenue, Medina. Memorials are suggested to the Alabama Fire Department, or to the Church.
Arrangements by: Burdett & Sanford Funeral Home, Oakfield.
 
Nora K. McLouth
-Thousand Oaks, CA (formerly of Corfu)
Age: 87
Died: Saturday, June 21, 2014, at home. Calling hours will be from 3pm to 7pm Monday, June 30, at the funeral home. Services will be held Tuesday, 10:30am, at the funeral home.
Arrangements by: C. B. Beach & Son Mortuary, Corfu.
 
 
Melvern L. (Mel) Pashong
-Batavia
Age: 87
Died: Saturday, June 21, 2014, at his home. A WWII veteran, he  had served as a deacon of the First Presbyterian Church, Batavia. Calling hours are Tuesday, June 24, from 5pm to 7pm at the funeral home, where services will be held immediately following at 7pm. Memorials are suggested to Crossroads House.
Arrangements by: H. E. Turner & Company Funeral Home, Batavia.
 
Nicole Marie Sheehan
-Lancaster (formerly of Batavia)
Age: 29
Died: Friday, June 20, 2014, at UPMC Hamot Medical Center, Erie, PA. She worked as a primary instructor at People Inc, Buffalo, and was a former sales associate at Macy's Department Store. Calling hours are from 3pm to 8pm, Friday, June 27, at the funeral home, where a Celebration of Nicole's Life will be held, Saturday, 11am. Memorials in her memory are suggested to any local organ donor program or to the family.
Arrangements by: Michael S. Tomaszewski Funeral Home, Batavia.
 
 
Alfonso C. (Al) Vigneri
- Batavia
Age: 94
Died: Tuesday, June 17, 2014, at his home. He was a retired muck farmer and owner of A & V Produce, Batavia. He was a member of Resurrection Parish. Calling hours are from 1pm to 3pm and 6pm to 8pm, Friday, June 20, at the funeral home, where prayers will be recited Saturday, 9:30am. A Mass of Christian burial will follow at 10am, Resurrection Parish, St. Joseph's site. Memorials are suggested to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN.
Arrangements by: Michael S. Tomaszewski Funeral Home, Batavia.
 
Harriet E. Olverd
-Batavia
Age: 87
Died: Friday, June 13, 2014, at United Memorial Medical Center. She was a long-time member of the Grace Baptist Church and in her younger years was very active. She worked for the Eastman Kodak Co. and enjoyed traveling. Family and friends may visit from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Grace Baptist Church, 238 Vine Street Batavia, NY 14020, where funeral services will follow at noon. Harriet will be laid to rest in Mumford Rural Cemetery. Memorials can be made to the church in her memory.
Arrangements by: Michael S. Tomaszewski Funeral Home, Batavia

Edward (Ronald) Maliszewski
-Bethany
Age: 60
Died: Thursday, June 5, 2014, at his home under Homecare & Hospice. He operated Maliszewski Farms until 1986, and then went into the construction business. He also worked for Brach's Machines, Batavia, and was a foreman at B & B Precision, Avon. He retired from the WNY DDSO group Home in Batavia, where he worked as an aide,  with ten years of service. He was a member of Northgate United Methodist Church. Calling hours are on Sunday, 1pm. to 5pm at the funeral home. His memorial service will be held Monday, June 9, 11am, at the Church, Bank Street Road, Batavia. Memorials are suggested to Crossroads House or to Roswell Park Memorial Institute, Buffalo.
Arrangements by: Bohm - Calarco- Smith Funeral Home, Batavia.
 
Gasper S. (Sam) Ziccardi
-Batavia
Age: 90
Died: Thursday, June 5, 2014, at UMMC. He was a member of Resurrection Parish. He retired from the former Doehler Jarvis, Batavia, where he worked for over forty years as a Chief Union Stewart and he also worked at Batavia Downs for 32 years. Calling hours are on Sunday, June 8, from 3pm to 7pm at the funeral home, where prayers will be recited Monday, 9am. A Mass of Christian burial will follow at 9:30am, in Resurrection Parish, St. Mary's site. Memorials are suggested to Crossroads House.
Arrangements by: Gilmartin Funeral Home, Batavia
 
Vincent E. Heineman
-Oakfield
Age: 71
Died: Wednesday, June 4, 2014, at Crossroads House. He was a heavy equipment operator for 37 years with the New York State Thruway Authority. Calling hours are Sunday, June 8, from 4pm to 8pm at the funeral home, where services will be held 11am, Monday. Memorials are suggested to Crossroads House.
Arrangements by: Michael S. Tomaszewski Funeral Home, Batavia
 
Virginia D. Kristine
- Batavia
Age: 92
Died: Tuesday, June 3, 2014, at Trinity Medical Center, New Port Richey, FL. She was a member of Resurrection Parish and worked for many years at GTE Sylvania and then at Eastman Kodak until retirement. Calling hours are Saturday, June 7, from 9:30am to 10:30am at the funeral home where prayers will be recited. A Mass of Christian burial will follow at 11am at Resurrection Parish , St. Mary's Site. Memorials are suggested to Hernando-Pasco Hospice, 6807 Rowan Road, New Port Richey, FL.
Arrangements by: Michael S. Tomaszewski Funeral Home, Batavia.
 
Mary Rykert
- There will be a memorial service for Mary Rykert, Saturday, June 7, at St. Paul's United Church of Christ, Attica, 4pm.
 
Helen Krzewinski
-Batavia (formerly of LeRoy)
Age: 89
Died: Monday, June 2, 2014, at the Batavia HealthCare Center. She worked for NY Telephone for many years, finally retiring from AT & T. Calling hours are Wednesday, June 4, from 6pm to 8pm at the funeral home. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Thursday, 10am, at Resurrection Parish, St. Joseph's Site.
Arrangements by: Michael S. Tomaszewski Funeral Home, Batavia.
 
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