Obituaries

Anna Mae Larson

Anna Mae Larson

Anna Mae Larson, 82, of 7775 Southeast Bay Cedar Circle, Hobe Sound, Fla., formerly of Busti, died Friday June 16, 2017, in Treasure Coast Hospice, Stuart, Fla. She was born Aug. 12, 1934, in Poland Center, N.Y., a daughter of the late Floyd and Caroline Rounds Beckerink. She was a 1952 ...

Mildred M. "Millie" Withington

Mildred M. “Millie” Withington

Mildred M. "Millie" Withington, 90, of Youngsville, Pa., passed away Thursday morning, June 22, 2017, at the Rouse Home. She was born Oct. 4, 1926, in Kane, Pa., a daughter to the late Harvey Wallace and Edna (Olson) Withington. Millie first started at WCA Hospital in Jamestown, N.Y., in ...

Adele Nickerson

DEWITTVILLE — Adele Nickerson, 96, formerly of Dewittville, N.Y., passed away Friday, June 23, 2017, at the home of her daughter, Ellen in Bemus Point, N.Y., surrounded by family. She was born on March 29, 1921, in Mayville, the daughter of the late John and Lillian Degenfelder. Adele ...

Sabastian “Buddy” Brigiotta

A celebration of life for Sabastian "Buddy" Brigiotta who passed away April 24, will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., on Saturday, July 1, at the Roger Tory Peterson Institute. Friends and family are invited to attend and share memories about Buddy.

Elinor M. Luce Ruth

Elinor M. Luce Ruth

Elinor M. Luce Ruth, 90, of Southaven, MS, formerly of Main Street, Randolph, passed away Sunday June 18, 2017, at the Desoto Baptist Hospital in Southaven. Elinor was born March 29, 1927, in Little Valley, N.Y., the daughter of the late Charles William and Freda Adele (Hollister) Luce. ...

Arnold Richard “Dick” Johnson

Arnold Richard “Dick” Johnson

Arnold Richard “Dick” Johnson, 93, of Jamestown passed away Tuesday (June 20, 2017) in the Lutheran Home. A native of Jamestown he was born Nov. 9, 1923, the son of Herbert R. Johnson and Hedvig Dahl Johnson. He was a graduate of Jamestown High School, Kent St. University and Syracuse ...

Rebecca A. Vaughn

Rebecca A. Vaughn

Rebecca A. Vaughn, 57, of Jamestown passed away Tuesday (June 20, 2017) in UPMC Hamot, Erie, Pa. A lifelong area resident she was born March 11, 1960, in Jamestown the daughter of Gary and Ann McCormick Yates. Rebecca was a graduate of Frewsburg High School and received her Associates ...

Collin Strong Zuck

Collin Strong Zuck

Collin Strong Zuck, son of Jarzette and Randy Alm of Falconer, passed into Jehovah's memories on the evening of June 20, 2017, at the age of 29. When Collin was born on July 18, 1987, to Jarzette and Dennis Zuck, it was discovered that he had a heart defect, but this defect did not affect the ...

James Miktuk Jr.

James Miktuk Jr.

James Miktuk Jr., 77, of Route 474, Ashville, passed away Tuesday (June 20, 2017) in his home due to complications from Parkinson's Disease. A lifelong area resident, he was born Oct. 15, 1939, in Clymer, N.Y., the son of the late Keith J. Raymond and VerMilyea Cooley Miktuk. He was a ...

Janice E. Fardink

Janice E. Fardink, 78, formerly of Ashville, died Tuesday, June 20, 2017, in the Lutheran Retirement Home. Prior to her retirement, she was a self-employed house cleaner at Chautauqua Institution for many years. She was the wife of James Fardink. Arrangements will be announced by the Lind ...

Rebecca A. Vaughn

Rebecca A. Vaughn, 57, of Jamestown, passed away Tuesday (June 20, 2017) in UPMC Hamot, Erie, Pa. She is survived by her husband, David S. Vaughn. Arrangements will be announced by the Falconer Funeral Home.

Carl A. G. Westerlund

Carl A. G. Westerlund

Carl A. G. Westerlund, 82, of 5427 Button Valley Road, Ashville, passed away Tuesday, June 20, 2017, in the home of his son, Edward. He was born June 2, 1935, in Chicago, Ill., the son of the late Carl E. and Hanna Greta Westerlund of Sweden. Carl was a veteran of the U.S Army. For 42 ...

Ted N. Ames

Ted N. Ames

Ted N. Ames, 56, of Sinclairville and longtime Stockton resident, passed away Wednesday, June 21, 2017, at St. Vincent Hospital, Erie, Pa. He was born Sept. 10, 1960, in Jamestown, a son of Phyllis Eddy Ames of Stockton and the late Noel Ames. He was a 1978 graduate of Cassadaga Valley ...

Helen A. Smith Neckers

Helen A. Smith Neckers, 92, formerly of Corry, Pa., passed on June 20, 2017, at Seneca Health & Rehabilitation Center, Seneca, S.C. She was born Sept. 3, 1924, in Dunkirk, N.Y., a daughter of the late Neil and Alta Chase Smith. Helen grew up on a farm in Charlotte Center, N.Y., and ...

Elizabeth P. Terry Zupp

Elizabeth P. Terry Zupp

A memorial service for Elizabeth P. Terry Zupp, 89, who died Oct. 26, 2016, will be held 11 a.m. on Monday, June 26, at Sunset Hill Cemetery. Gary Carvella, past commander of the Lakewood Memorial Post 1286, will officiate. A luncheon will follow the service at the Lakewood Memorial Post ...

Reid Matthew Jones

Reid Matthew Jones

Reid Matthew Jones, infant son of Ryan and Jeannine Jones of 481 Front St., went to be with the Lord Saturday, June 17, 2017, following a courageous battle with leukemia. He was born at Women and Children’s Hospital of Buffalo on March 30, 2017. During Reid’s brief time on earth he was ...

Arnold Richard “Dick” Johnson

Arnold Richard "Dick" Johnson, 93, of Jamestown passed away Monday (June 20, 2017) in the Lutheran Home. He was employed as a history teacher at Falconer Central School for 30 years. The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday (June 27, 2017) in the Falconer Funeral Home. Friends will be ...

Karen Sweatman Downs

Karen Sweatman Downs, formerly of Frewsburg, N.Y., passed away at her home on May 14, 2017, after a battle with cancer. A Memorial Service will be held on Sunday, June 25, 2017, at the Russell V.F.D., 111 Perrigo Lane, Russell, Pa., at 1 p.m., with a tureen dinner to follow.

Peter W. Coe

Peter W. Coe

The Coe family will be holding a Celebration of Life in memory of Peter W. Coe, who passed away May 6, 2017. It will be held on Monday, July 10, from 3-6 p.m. at Larry's Cantina, 11-13 N. Portage St., Westfield. Please join his family and friends in celebrating his life and sharing memories of ...

Faith Marie Luce (Johns)

Faith Marie Luce (Johns)

Faith Marie Luce (Johns) died peacefully at the home of Daniel and Erica Luce on June 17, 2017, in Springfield, Illinois, at the age of 72. Faith is survived by her children: Wayne Luce (Anne) of Goldsboro, N.C., Andrew Luce (Brenda) of Clayton, N.C., and Daniel Luce (Erica) of Springfield, ...