Obituaries

Dana D. Otto

Dana D. Otto, 88, of Kernersville, N.C., Lake Mary, Fla., and Lakewood, N.Y., passed away peacefully on Dec. 2, 2018. He is survived by Emma (Hensdale) his wife of 36 years; and his children: Bobbie (James) Roper, Lorena (Richard) Zappin, William (Gail) Otto and Susanna (Albert) Cheek; ...

Douglas Ward Goulding

Douglas Ward Goulding passed away unexpectedly at his home on Dec. 13, 2018. He was 58 years old. Doug was born on July 29, 1960. He graduated from Cassadaga Valley. Doug was an avid hunter and loved spending time with his family. He was a caring man, that would do anything he could to help ...

Albert J. Kellett

WEBSTER, N.Y. — Albert J. Kellett, 87, of Webster, N.Y., formerly of Jamestown, N.Y., on Friday, Dec. 14, 2018. He leaves his wife of 57 years, Dolores; children: Teresa, Maureen (Joseph Kirchner) Jarvie, Timothy (Nicole) and Mary (Tim) Ferran; and10 grandchildren. Al enjoyed being a Scout ...

Robert Frederick Post Jr.

Robert Frederick Post Jr., died Dec. 5, 2018, in Naples, Fla. He was 71 years old. Born Jan. 27, 1947, in Rome N.Y., he was the second son of R.F. ‘‘Fred’’ Post and the late Catherine Partridge Post. He spent his childhood in Lakewood, N.Y., and graduated from Southwestern High ...

George T. Griffin Jr.

George T. Griffin Jr., 90, of 165 Aldren Ave., Jamestown, N.Y., passed away peacefully Friday, Dec. 14, 2018, at UPMC Chautauqua, Jamestown, N.Y. While we are deeply saddened by the loss we are comforted by the knowledge that he is again with the love of his life, Virginia “Jinny,” whom he ...

Barbara J. Cowherd Linza

Barbara J. Cowherd Linza, 81, of Jamestown, passed away Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018, in UPMC Hamot, Erie, Pa. She was born in Brantford, Ontario, on Feb. 25, 1937, to Crawford and Olive Cowherd. Her older brother Jack, was born in 1933 ahead of her and survives her today with three ...

James S.C. “Jimmy Jay” Johnson

James S.C. “Jimmy Jay” Johnson, 66, of Jamestown, N.Y., died Sunday, Dec. 9, 2018, in Dundee, Ohio. He was born May 5, 1952, in Jamestown, N.Y., to the late Alfred and Bettie (Fowler) Johnson. He was the owner of Jimmy Jay Inc. and enjoyed trucking and hunting. He served with the U.S. ...

Gerald “Jerry” Jesionowski

Gerald “Jerry” Jesionowski, 67, of Fredonia, N.Y., died unexpectedly Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018, at Buffalo General Hospital, with his loving family at his side. Arrangements will be announced by David J. Dengler of the LARSON- TIMKO Funeral Home.

Margaret E. “Betty” Mecusker

Margaret E. “Betty” Mecusker, 89, of 842 N. Main St., Jamestown, formerly of Dutch Hollow Road, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018, in the Heritage Park Rehab and Skilled Nursing Facility. She was born Nov. 27, 1929, in Jamestown, the daughter of the late Thorsten and Greta Broman ...

Marion E. Burford

Marion E. Burford, 90, of Warren, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018, at Cambridge Warren. Marion was born Nov. 12, 1928, to the late Carl and Neva (Lininger) Werner. She worked as a teacher’s aide at Eisenhower High School and in various grocery stores throughout Warren, Pa., and ...

Lucille I. Warnshouse

Lucille I. Warnshouse, formerly of the Frewsburg Rest Home and Sherman, N.Y., 102, died Tuesday Dec. 11, 2018 at the Heritage Park Nursing Home in Jamestown, N.Y. Lucille was born June 13, 1916 in the Town of Leon to the late Clarence and Florence (Studley) Pritchard. On June 14, 1945 she ...

Charles T. “Chuck” Parker

Charles T. “Chuck” Parker, Sr., 75 of Sherman, formerly of Sinclairville, passed away Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018 at home. Husband of Evelyn Grover Parker and the late Carol L. Sherman Parker; father of Coleen (Brian) Horning and Charles T. Parker, Jr.; grandfather of Craig Carlson, Morgan ...

Tammy J. Miller

Tammy J. Miller, 59, of South Dayton, NY entered into rest Dec. 11, 2018. She was born May 16, 1959 to the late Charles and Rose Miller. Tammy graduated from Pine Valley Central Schools. She worked for the WNYDDSO and retired after 30 years of service. Tammy enjoyed working on the family ...

Margaret E. “Betty” Mecusker

Margaret E. “Betty” Mecusker, 89, of 342 N. Main Street Jamestown, passed away Wednesday Dec. 12, 2018 in the Heritage Park Rehab and Skilled Nursing Facility. She was the widow of W. Dudley Mecusker. Arrangements will be announced by the Lind Funeral Home.

Joseph A. Charles

Joseph A. Charles, 86, of Jamestown, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018, in UPMC Hamot Medical Center, Erie, Pa. An area resident since 1972, he was born July 26, 1932 in Bradford, Pa., a son of the late Allen J. and Marion Covley Charles. He was a 1950 graduate of St. Bernard’s ...

Shawn W. Reardon

Shawn W. Reardon, 59, of Panama, N.Y., died unexpectedly on Monday Dec. 10, 2018 at the UPMC Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh, Pa. Shawn was born Jan. 26, 1959 in Corry, Pa. to Clifford E. Reardon, Jr. and Rachel B. (VanderKooi) Reardon. He grew up in Panama, attended Panama Schools, ...

Eric L. Robbins

Eric L. Robbins, 37, of Jamestown entered the pearly gates of Heaven at 12:17 p.m. Monday, Dec. 10, 2018. He was born Aug. 31, 1981 and is the son of Keith Robbins Sr. and Chandra Goodway. Eric was a very strong person through many health struggles in life. But he always knew how very ...

Norma L Nelson Mitchell Beazell

Norma Louise Nelson was born into the home of John F. Nelson and Sarah Dawson Nelson at 27 Scott Ave., in Chautauqua, N.Y., on Sept. 28,1923. Norma was the youngest of four children. After completing high school, she attended nursing school at the Buffalo Children’s Hospital in Buffalo, ...

Josephine Dominico Borton

Josephine Dominico Borton, 92, of Jamestown, passed away Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018, at UPMC Chautauqua, Jamestown, N.Y. Josephine was born Jan. 23, 1926, in Buffalo N.Y., the daughter of John and Lucy Parlato Dominico. A Jamestown resident since 1934, she had been employed by Tommy’s ...

Eric L. Robbins

Eric L. Robbins, 37, of Jamestown, entered the pearly gates of Heaven at 12:17 p.m. Monday (Dec. 10, 2018). The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday in the Falconer Funeral Home. Friends will be received by the family from 6-8 p.m., Friday in the funeral home. A complete obituary will ...