Obituaries

Lawson, Bob

Robert D. “Bob” Lawson

A memorial service for Robert D. “Bob” Lawson, 84, of 436 Hebner St. Jamestown, will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 22, in the Camp St. United Methodist Church. The Rev. Jennifer Delahoy, pastor, will officiate. Inurnment will be in the Lake View Cemetery. He was the husband of Mary Lou ...

Hope Bowen Glover

Hope Bowen Glover entered this world on March 22, 1929, in Stockton, N.Y. Born to Luther and Anna Einhouse Bowen. She and her sisters, Carol and Joy, lost their mother at an early age and were raised by their stepmother, Helen Bowen. Hope often spoke of her very early school days of trudging ...

Cynthia Keithley

Cynthia June (Carlstrom) Keithley

Cynthia June (Carlstrom) Keithley passed away on Oct. 15, 2017. She was the widow of Richard Keithley. Born in Jamestown, N.Y., she was the oldest of four daughters to Alfred and June Carlstrom. She attended Anderson College where she was a majorette, and a member of Youth for Christ, Sigma ...

Donald Bowen

Donald Bowen, age 64, of North East, Pa., and formerly of Lakewood, N.Y., and Eden, N.Y., died on Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017, at his residence. He was born in Buffalo, N.Y., on Jan. 21, 1953, to the late Clarence and Patricia Brown Bowen. Donald was a cherished husband of 39 years to his wife, ...

Spencer, Robert R.(1)

Robert R. Spencer

Robert R. Spencer, 75, of 1616 Scott Road, Frewsburg, passed away Wednesday (Oct. 18, 2017) at UPMC Chautauqua WCA. He was born May 29, 1942, in Dansville, N.Y., the son of Harland and Lau-ra Witherall Spencer. Bob was a self-employed stone mason for many years. He was a member of the ...

Margaret Garfield

Margaret Garfield, 104, of Gerry, N.Y., passed away Oct. 18, 2017, at Heritage Village, Gerry, N.Y. She was born in Syracuse, N.Y., the daughter of Abraham and Anna Menter. She is survived by a daughter, Carole (Bob) Reeder, Chautauqua; three granddaughters, Amy Reeder and Nancy Garfield, ...

Warren R. Smith

A graveside memorial service for Warren R. Smith, 85, formerly of Sherman, who passed away Oct. 4, 2017, will be held Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017, at 1 p.m., in Mina Cemetery. Arrangements are being handled by the Spitzer Funeral Home, Sherman, New York.

Richard J. Manuelle

Richard J. Manuelle

Richard J. Manuelle, 76, of 157 Newton Ave.. Jamestown, passed away at 7:25 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017, in his home. A lifelong area resident, he was born July 27, 1941, in Jamestown, N.Y., a son of the late Razio and Margaret Rizzo Manuelle. Richard was a veteran of the U.S. Army serving ...

Carl H. PeQueen

Carl H. PeQueen

WARREN, Pa. — Carl H. PeQueen, 88, of Cambridge Apartments in Warren, Pa., passed away Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017, at 1:45 a.m., at the Warren General Hospital. He was born March 7, 1929, in Randolph, N.Y., the youngest son of the late John O. and Nina B. (Brammer) PeQueen. He was preceded ...

Shirley A. Carlson

Shirley A. Carlson

Shirley A. Carlson, 81, of Fredonia, formerly of Sinclairville, passed away at home, Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017, surrounded by her family. She was born Dec. 20, 1935, in Jamestown, a daughter of the late Gerald and Harriet Greene Clark. She was a 1954 graduate of Cassadaga Valley Central ...

Gilbert, Carolyn

Carolyn M. (Kelsey) Gilbert

WESTFIELD — Carolyn M. (Kelsey) Gilbert, age 85, of Westfield, died Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017, at the home of her daughter in Westfield following an extended illness. Carolyn was born on July 14, 1932, in the Town of Portland, N.Y., a daughter of the late John and Emma (Pitt) Kelsey. A ...

Sheryl L. Kelley (Sherrie Hulings)

Sheryl L. Kelley (Sherrie Hulings)

KENNEDY — Sheryl L. Kelley (Sherrie Hulings), 55, of Pine Bluff Trailer Court, Kennedy, passed away Monday, October 16, 2017 in UPMC-Chautauqua-WCA. She was born June 18, 1962, in Jamestown, the daughter of the late Raymond Hulings Sr. and Marjorie Kridler Hulings of Heritage Village and ...

Jessie K. Bohmer

Jessie K. Bohmer

Jessie K. Bohmer, age 97, formerly of Jamestown, N.Y., went to be with her beloved Saviour on Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017, in Indianapolis, Ind. Jessie was born Jan. 22, 1920, in Meadville, Pa., to Hollis and Anna May Rolland Kellogg. She married Ralph Bohmer on Aug. 2, 1941. Due to Ralph's ...

Dorothy May Woodward (nee Sharpe)

Dorothy May Woodward (nee Sharpe)

Dorothy May Woodward (nee Sharpe), 81, of Uniontown, Ohio, passed away Oct. 11, 2017, following an extended illness. Dorothy was born in Peterborough, England, on Dec. 16, 1935, to the late Ted and Emily Sharpe. She was a beloved wife, mother and nana. She was the owner of Bulrush ...

Richard A. "Dick" Baker

Richard A. “Dick” Baker

A graveside service for Richard A. "Dick" Baker, age 79 of West Palm Beach, Fla., formerly of Jamestown, N.Y., and Lottsville, PA who passed away Aug. 31, 2017, will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday in Lottsville Cemetery. Friends will be received at the Lakewood Rod and Gun Club at 2 p.m. ...

Della Joan Brooks

Della Joan Brooks

Della Joan Brooks, of Quinton, Va., formerly of Jamestown, N.Y., was received by our Heavenly Father on Oct. 12, 2017.  She was preceded in death by her husband of 64 years, Roy Brooks; her parents, Eber and Wonevia Waters; and her brother, Douglas Waters. Born Feb. 23, 1931, in Tabor, ...

Susan B. Wilson

Susan B. Wilson

Susan B. Wilson, 63, of Jamestown passed away suddenly Saturday (Oct. 14, 2017) in her home. She was born Dec. 7, 1953, in Nashville, Tennessee. Susan loved watching western movies, fishing and camping. She is survived by her husband, David Seekings of Kiantone; two brother- in-laws: ...

Johnnie Brooks

Johnnie Brooks, 94, of Jamestown, passed away Monday (Oct. 16, 2017) at Heritage Park Rehab & Skilled Nursing. He had been employed in the maintenance department at Jamestown High School. Funeral arrangements will be announced by the Hubert Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

William A. Osthagen Jr.

William A. Osthagen Jr., 93, of Tanglewood Manor, formerly of Carlson Road, Jamestown, passed away at 12:30 a.m. Friday, Oct. 13, 2017, in the Heritage Village Rehab and Skilled Nursing Facility. An area resident for most of his life, he was born June 22, 1924, in Teaneck, N.J., a son of the ...

Richard J. Manuelle

Richard J. Manuelle, 76, of 157 Newton Ave. passed away at 7:23 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017, in his home. He was a retired employee of Marlin Rockwell Corporation, where he worked for over 40 years. Arrangements will be announced by the Lind Funeral Home.