Obituaries

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Randy K. Pitt

Randy K. Pitt, 59, of Kennedy, N.Y., passed away at his residence on July 26, 2017. Randy was born in Trenton, Mich., to Jesse and Nella Pitt on Aug. 19, 1957. He went to school at Woodhaven High School, class of '75. He worked as a transportation engineer for 17 years. He went by the ...

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Dr. Gerald C. Peppy

Dr. Gerald C. Peppy, 77, of Windermere, Fla., passed away on Saturday, July 22, 2017, surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Jamestown on Jan. 22, 1940, the son of Samuel and Pearl Bellavia Peppy. He was a 1958 graduate of Jamestown High School, attended St. Bonaventure University ...

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James E. Girts

James E. Girts, 78, of Jamestown, passed away Thursday (Aug. 17, 2017) at the Warren Manor, Warren, Pa. He was born in Jamestown on Nov. 11, 1938, the son of Robert and Esther Powell Girts. He had owned and operated Panther II Transportation, was a driver for Roberts Express, a warehouse ...

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Elizabeth “Betty” Terranova Trusso

Elizabeth "Betty" Terranova Trusso, 83, of Jamestown, passed away Tuesday (Aug. 15, 2017) at Heritage Park Rehab & Skilled Nursing. She was born in Jamestown on Nov. 1, 1933, the daughter of Amedeo and Concetta Petix Terranova. Betty was employed as a teller for Key Bank and retired ...

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Glenn W. Kohler

Glenn W. Kohler, 69, of 53 New York Ave., Lakewood, passed away peacefully on Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017, surrounded by his wife and children in Roswell Park Cancer Institute, after a brief battle with cancer. He was born June 16, 1948, in Bradford, Pa., the son of the late Benjamin E. and ...

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Sandra M. (Prine) Koerselman

A memorial service for Sandra M. (Prine) Koerselman, who passed away, Monday July 17, 2017, will be held today at 7 p.m. at the Abbe Reformed Church, Clymer, N.Y. A time of fellowship will be held two hours prior to the service from 5-7 p.m. Arrangements are by the Spitzer Funeral Home, ...

traylor, melissa

14th Oldest Lady in the United States

Melissa E. Stetson Traylor, age 111, of North East, Pa., died on Friday, Aug. 18, 2017, at Lecom Senior Living Center. Theodore Roosevelt was president and the earthquake that leveled San Francisco was still more than two months away when she was born on Feb. 6, 1906, to the late Thomas and ...

Dorothy F. “Dot” Harte

Dorothy F. "Dot" Harte, 88, formerly of 35 Woodlawn Ave., Lakewood, passed away Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017, at UPMC Chautauqua WCA. She was the wife of Thomas J. Harte. A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Lakewood. The Rev. Piotr Zaczynski ...

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Marilyn Lucille Barron

WESTFIELD — Marilyn Lucille Barron, 86, of Westfield, died Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017, at the Absolut Care of Westfield. She was born May 6, 1931, in New Kensington, Pa., the daughter of the late Frank and Stella (Figiel) Hurst. Marilyn had worked for WCA Hospital for 30 years as a Medical ...

Doris May Lundin

Doris May Lundin, 86, passed away peacefully on June 14, 2017, at Cornerstone Hospice in The Villages, Fla. She was born May 26, 1931, the daughter of Carl and Viola Gronquist. For the past 12 years, she lived with her daughter and son-in-law between Clarence, N.Y., and The Villages, ...

Glenn W. Kohler

Glenn W. Kohler, 69, of 53 New York Ave., Lakewood, passed away on Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017, in Roswell Park Cancer Insti-tute, after a brief battle with cancer. He was the husband of Candice L. Butman Kohler. Before retirement, he was employed as a truck driver for New England Motor Freight ...

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Beverly Adele Fulmer Wallace

A graveside committal service for Beverly Adele Fulmer Wallace, 79, of Jamestown, who passed away April 29, 2017, will be held at 3:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 25, 2017, in Lake View Cemetery. Following the service, family and friends are invited to the Herman Kent Post 777 American Legion in ...

Norman R. Davis

Norman R. Davis

Norman R. Davis, MD, 96, of 1731 Martin Road died Wednesday (Aug. 16, 2017) at UPMC Chautauqua WCA. He was born Sept. 17, 1920, in Frewsburg, the son of Hollis J. and Mary Thompson Davis. He was a Frewsburg High School alumnus and was a graduate of Hope College, a graduate of University of ...

Wayne D. Peterson

Wayne D. Peterson

Wayne D. Peterson, 78, of 48 Institute St. passed away Friday (Aug. 18, 2017) at UPMC Chautauqua WCA. He was born Feb. 2, 1939, in Jamestown, the son of Sigvard and Aileen Lahl Peterson. He was in the US Army Reserves and had been employed at Hope’s Windows. Wayne was a doorman and member ...

Anna F. Uber

Anna F. Uber, 89, formerly of 42 McDaniel Ave. and Tanglewood Manor, passed away Friday, Aug. 18, 2017, at Heritage Park Rehab & Skilled Nursing. The widow of James O. “Pete” Uber, she had been employed by Sears for many years. Arrangements will be announced by the Lind Funeral Home.

Bruce H. Sickelco

WESTFIELD — A memorial service for Bruce H. Sickelco will be held on Saturday, Aug. 26, 2017, at 2 p.m., at the Westfield Kingdom Hall Jehovah’s Witnesses.

H. Wilbur "Bill" Johnson

H. Wilbur “Bill” Johnson

H. Wilbur "Bill" Johnson, the former postmaster of Jamestown, N.Y., for 14 years and currently residing in Williams Bay, WI, passed quietly in his sleep on Wednesday morning, Aug. 9, at the age of 92. He was the son of Harry E. and Elsie Olson Johnson and a graduate of Jamestown High School in ...

Carol Sue Nystrom

Carol Sue Nystrom

Carol Sue Nystrom, 78, a resident of The Cambridge in Warren and formerly of the Sugar Grove Area passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017, at The Cambridge. Born in Jamestown, N.Y., on Feb. 24, 1939, she was the daughter of the late Beatrice Roberts and Walter Anderson; and she was ...

Joseph F. Saeli

Joseph F. Saeli

Joseph F. Saeli, 92, of 324 Willard St., passed away Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, in his home surrounded by his family. He was born Dec. 8, 1924, in Jamestown, the son of the late Samuel and Edvige Patrucco Saeli Sr. A graduate of Jamestown High School, he was drafted into the US Navy on ...

James E. Girts

James E. Girts, 78, of Jamestown, passed away Thursday (Aug. 17, 2017) at the Warren Manor, Warren, Pa. Funeral arrangements will be announced by the Hubert Funeral Home and Cremation Services.