Obituaries

Beverly Pearl Moon Hunt

PANAMA —Beverly Pearl Moon Hunt, 85, of Panama, died Aug. 14, 2018 at UPMC Chautauqua, Jamestown, N/Y. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Freay Funeral Home when finalized.

Roy F. Zehner

Roy F. Zehner, 88, of Heritage Village Campus, went home to be with the Lord, Monday, Aug. 13, 2018 He was born Dec. 31, 1929, in East Mansfield, Ohio, a son of the late Howard and Lucille Shambaugh Zehner. He was a graduate of Union High School, Mansfield, Ohio, in 1948 and Ashland ...

Dorothy Mae Scholin VanAtter

MAYVILLE — Dorothy Mae Scholin VanAtter, 94, of Mayville, died Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, at Absolut Care of Westfield. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Freay Funeral Home when finalized.

William E. Schobeck

William E. Schobeck, 95, of Bemus Point, passed away Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, at UPMC Chautauqua. A lifelong Chautauqua County resident, he was born June 3, 1923, in Jamestown, the son of the late Ernest F. and Corrine S. Schobeck. He was a World War II veteran of the U.S. Army and ...

Kevin L. Frary

RANDOLPH, N.Y. —  Kevin L. Frary, 64, of South Washington Street, Randolph, passed away, Saturday (Aug. 11, 2018) at home suddenly of natural causes. He was born May 11, 1954, in Jamestown, the son of the late Doyle and Hazel (Bull) Frary. He was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps., ...

Theresa Annette Plunk

Theresa Annette Plunk was born on April 30, 1964, and passed away on August 8, 2018. She had three children. Daniel Dotson, Deana Davis, Preston Baker. She was a wonderful grandmother to six beautiful grandchildren: Daniel and Charleen Dotson's children are Naiomy Garcia, Caleb Galarza, ...

Dorothy M. Hurst

Dorothy M. Hurst, 89, of 17 Liberty St., Bemus Point, died Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018, in St. Vincent Medical Center, Erie, Pa. An area resident all of her life, she was born Jan. 12, 1929, a daughter of the late David and Elsie Kindberg Lawergren Sr. She was employed as a private duty ...

Betty Jean Reynolds

Betty Jean Reynolds, 87, of Frewsburg, went to walk in the Lord's garden with her husband on Aug. 12, 2018. Betty attended Frewsburg Central School and spent many years working in the dry-cleaning industry, including employment at Shea's and Anderson's. She also worked as a housekeeper at ...

Daniel Paul Abbott

RANDOLPH, N.Y. — Daniel Paul Abbott, 55, of Center Street, Randolph, passed away, Sunday (Aug. 12, 2018) at Olean General Hospital with complications to cancer. He was born Dec. 17, 1962, in Salamanca, the son of Russell A. and Ethelann Rose (Evans) Abbott of Randolph. Dan was a 1981 ...

Ruth M. Bennett

Ruth M. Bennett, 89, of 90 Falconer St., Frewsburg, passed away Sunday (Aug. 12, 2018) at UPMC Chautauqua. She was born June 23, 1929, in Frewsburg, the daughter of Earl and Bessie Braley Stanton. Ruth had been employed for many years at Frewsburg Central School. She was a member of ...

James “Jamie” Dipzinski

James "Jamie" Dipzinski, 49, of Jamestown, passed away Aug. 11, 2018, at home surrounded by his parents and Chris from Hospice. Jamie was born June 19, 1969, in Midland Mich., to Norrine and Larry Dipzinski. Jamie graduated from Jamestown High School. James is survived by his parents, ...

Kevin L. Frary

RANDOLPH, N.Y. — Kevin L. Frary, 64, of South Washington Street, Randolph, passed away, Saturday (Aug. 11, 2018) at home unexpectedly of natural causes. He was a career veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps and Army from 1972- 2002. Services will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday (Aug. 16, 2018) ...

Teresa D. Mesler

Teresa D. Mesler, 47, of Dove Street, Dunkirk, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, at her home. She was born June 4, 1971, in Jamestown and is the daughter of Clayton and Sally Pratt Mesler. Teresa was a 1989 graduate of Jamestown High School. In 1994, she graduated Magna Cum ...

Maxine L. Legters

Maxine L. Legters, 93, formerly of Mohawk St., Clymer, N.Y., died Friday, Aug. 10, 2018, at Heritage Green, Greenhurst, N.Y. She was born Jan. 12, 1925, in Clymer, N.Y., a daughter of the late Leon and Bertha Groters Legters. Maxine was raised and educated in Clymer, N.Y., where she ...

Priscilla A. Seybold

Priscilla A. Seybold, 76, of Dunkirk quietly passed away on June 6, 2018, at Heritage Park in Jamestown, N.Y. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Mass, which will be celebrated on Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, at 11 a.m. in St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, 328 Washington Ave., ...

Cynthia “Cindy” Ann Balcom Harper

WESTFIELD — Cynthia "Cindy" Ann Balcom Harper, 58, of Westfield, and formerly of Mayville, died Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018, at Westfield Memorial Hospital, with family at her side. She was born Oct. 16, 1959, in Westfield, N.Y., the daughter of Marie Brazone Nelson and the late Clarence ...

Theodore “Ted” James Hanson

MAYVILLE — Theodore "Ted" James Hanson, 84, of Mayville, died Friday, Aug. 10, 2018, at the Heritage Green Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Center in Greenhurst, N.Y. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Freay Funeral Home when finalized.

Jack A. Okesson

Jack A. Okesson, 82, a resident of Wheaton, Ill., died Sunday, Aug. 5, 2018, at Windsor Park in Carol Stream, Ill. He was born May 18, 1936, in Jamestown, N.Y., to Otto and Bertrice Okesson. Jack was a 1954 graduate from Jamestown High School. Jack received his Bachelor of Science from Taylor ...

Henry M. Cheney

Henry M. Cheney, 98, of 366 Kiantone Road, Jamestown, passed away Saturday Aug. 11, 2018 in his home on the family farm where he was born Nov. 14, 1919 to Lewis H. and Blanche Gilman Cheney. He was a member of the Jamestown High School class of 1937 and a graduate of Jamestown Business ...

Theodore “Ted” James Hanson

Theodore “Ted” James Hanson, 84, of Mayville, died Friday, Aug. 10, 2018 at the Heritage Green Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Home in Greenhurst, N.Y. Born on Jan. 26, 1934, in Buffalo, N.Y., full of spirit, love and kindness, Ted has moved on to greener pastures, joining his past ...