Obituaries

Tynan, Robert

Robert W. Tynan

Robert W. Tynan, 74, of 5008 Lewis Road Bemus Point, passed away unexpectedly Monday, Jan. 16, 2017, in UPMC Chautauqua WCA Hospital. He was born May 31, 1942. in Buffalo, N.Y., the son of the late John and Rita Rusch Tynan. Robert was a 1960 graduate of Cardinal Mindszenty High School in ...

Mary Ann Cygan

Mary Ann Cygan, 87 passed away Monday afternoon Jan. 16, 2017, surrounded by family. Mary Ann was born in Jamestown on Feb. 17, 1929, one of 16 children born to Carl and Selma (Nelson ) Hallquist. A nurse, Mary Ann worked for several state agencies including the former Gowanda Psychiatric ...

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Basil V. Aldrich

Basil V. Aldrich formerly of Little Valley and South Dayton, N.Y., passed away peacefully in Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital, Williamsville, N.Y., with family at his bedside. Mr. Aldrich was predeceased by his beloved wife of 70 years, Ella (Liskow) Aldrich, in December 2015. Mr. ...

Mary Riolo Bellucci

Mary Riolo Bellucci passed away on Nov. 14, 2016. Formerly from Jamestown, and graduated in 1947. A mass will be said in honor of Mary at St. James Church, Jamestown, on Jan. 22 at 8 a.m. Memorials may be made to the family in care of Sharon Bellucci, 32 Woodside Ave., Albany, NY 12205-5540.

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Gerald William Peru Jr.

Gerald William Peru Jr., 47, of 114 W. Seventh St., Jamestown, N.Y., passed away at 12:50 a.m., Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, in UPMC Hamot, Erie, Pa. He was born March 25, 1969, the son of Gerald W. "Butch" and Karen Mae (Stenstrom)Peru of 23 E. Pleasant St., Corry, Pa. As a youth, he was a ...

Elizabeth Marx

Elizabeth Marx, 100, of Lyons, N.Y., formerly of Brocton, N.Y., passed away Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017, at Wayne County Nursing Home. Friends and family are invited to calling hours on Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, from 7-9 p.m. in the evening. A complete obituary will appear in the Friday, Jan. 20, ...

White, Elaine

Elaine White

Elaine White, 88, of Brocton, N.Y.,  passed away Dec. 20, 2016. Elaine's funeral service will take place Jan. 21, 2017, at 1 p.m., at the the Herbert Star Apartments, 54 Central Ave., Brocton, N.Y. The Rev. Larry Morrison will be officiating. Burial will be at the Portland Evergreen Ceme- ...

Marion Engdahl

Marion E. (Corwin) Engdahl

Marion E. (Corwin) Engdahl, 86, entered the joy of her Lord on Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017, from Heritage Green Rehab and Skilled Nursing in Greenhurst. Born in Elizabeth, N.J., on April 29, 1930, she was the daughter of the late John and Theresa (Gleim) Corwin. She was a 1948 graduate of Battin ...

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Mary E. Crick

Corona CA — Mary E. Crick, a life time resident of Jamestown, N.Y., died Saturday Dec. 31, Corona CA. She was born in 1924 in Jamestown, N.Y., and lived there until 2013 when she moved close to family in Corona CA. Mary graduated from Jamestown High School in 1942. Mary was a homemaker most ...

Brustrom, Jean

Jean M. Brustrom

Jean M. Brustrom, 96, of 515 Kiantone Road, passed away peacefully with her daughter by her side, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017. An area resident for 70 years, she was born Aug. 24, 1920, in East Orange, New Jersey, the daughter of Tommy and Jean Bernard Thompson. She was a 1938 graduate of ...

Marx, Elizabeth

Elizabeth Marx

Elizabeth Marx, 100 years old, of Lyons, New York, formerly of Brocton, New York, passed away after a short illness on Tuesday afternoon, Jan. 17, 2017, at Wayne County Nursing Home in Lyons New York. Elizabeth was born on Feb. 20, 1916, in Heilwood, Pennsylvania,  and was the daughter of the ...

Nelson, Nellie

Nellie B. Nelson

Nellie B. Nelson was born on Dec. 21, 1921, in Listerby, Sweden. She came to America at the age of 4. She lived in Lakewood for all but the last 10 years. Nellie passed away peacefully on Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, at the age of 95. She was predeceased by her husband, A Edward Nelson; parents ...

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Steven Douglas Rulander

Steven Douglas Rulander, 57, of Rhine Run Road, Russell, passed away Monday, Jan. 16, 2017, at UPMC Shadyside in Pittsburgh. Steven was born in Warren, Pa., on April 16, 1959, the son of the late Herbert Rulander and Lois (Nelson) Orth. He enjoyed family time, hunting, fishing, camping, working ...

Mary Ann Cygan

Mary Ann Cygan age 87 passed away Monday afternoon Jan. 16, 2017, surrounded by family. Mary Ann was born in Jamestown on Feb. 17, 1929, one of 16 children born to Carl and Selma (Nelson) Hallquist. A nurse, Mary Ann worked for several state agencies including the former Gowanda Psychiatric ...

Robert W. Tynan

Robert W. Tynan, 74, of 5008 Lewis Road, Bemus Point, passed away unexpectedly Monday, Jan. 16, 2017, in UPMC Chautauqua WCA Hospital. He was the husband of Kathleen McGraw Tynan. Prior to retirement in 2003, Robert taught auto mechanics at Erie 2 BOCES Hewes Center. Previously he owned and ...

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Alan L. Gustafson

Alan L. Gustafson, 81, of Jamestown, N.Y., died Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017, at UPMC Hamot. He was born in Jamestown, Jan. 27, 1935, a son of the late Carl W. and Esther Rogers Gustafson. Alan served with the US Army. He owned and operated Al Gustafson Roofing and Siding. In addition to his ...

Hall, Charles

Charles Willard Hall

RANDOLPH — Charles Willard Hall, 89, of Jamestown Street, Randolph, passed away at 5:55 a.m. Monday, Jan. 16, 2017, at the Absolut Nursing Center in Salamanca. He was born Nov. 20, 1927, in the Allegany, New York, the son of the late Charles William and Mary Ellen (Hallorn) Hall. Charles ...

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Ann-Marie Olson

Ann-Marie Olson, 68, of Pittsford, N.Y., died Friday, Jan. 13, 2017, in the University of Rochester's Highland Hospital. She was born in Jamestown on Jan. 20, 1948, a daughter of the late Bertil F. and Louise Lindquist Olson. Ann-Marie received her master's degree in Education from the ...

Curtis, Herbert

Herbert “Herbie” Curtis

Herbert "Herbie" Curtis, age 55, of The Resource Center's Celoron ICF, 27 Gifford Ave., passed away Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017, in his home. He was born July 14, 1961, in New York City, N.Y., and had been a Celoron resident since January 1987. Herbie was a lively spirited man who loved all ...

Howard, Frances

Frances Ann Louise Howard

Frances Ann Louise Howard, 87, of 2623 Black Hoof Trail, Milford, Ohio, passed away in her home at 12:35 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017. Frances was born to Hildur (Johansen) and Fritz Emmanual Holmstrom on April 18, 1929, in Jamestown, N.Y., and married her late husband, Dr. Frederick A. ...