Obituaries

Mary F. Magoon

Mary F. Magoon, 96, of Westfield, N.Y., passed away Monday, Sept. 4, 2017, at Absolut at Westfield, N.Y. She was born June 27, 1921, in Norfolk, W Va., the daughter of the late Walter Arch and Annie Kathrine Brooks Thompson. Mary would have told you that if you haven't asked Jesus to ...

Barbara P. Mattison

Barbara P. Mattison, 81, of 9 Gifford Ave., Lakewood, N.Y., passed away at 5:40 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017, in her home. She was the widow of Charles J. "Jerry" Mattison and in previous years had owned and operated the Mattison Pottery Shop in Lakewood for many years. The family will ...

Alonzo Hilson

Alonzo Hilson, 63, of 55 New York Ave., in Lakewood, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017, at the Gowanda Rehabilitation & Nursing Center. The husband of Suzanna Hilson, he had been a steamfitter and member of the Steamfitters Union Local 22. Funeral arrangements will be announced by the ...

Anne E. (Skinner) Patterson

Anne E. (Skinner) Patterson, 86, of Jamestown, passed away Tuesday (Sept. 5, 2017) in Lutheran Home and Rehab Skilled Nursing. She was born July 31, 1931, in Jamestown, the daughter of the late Raymond and Delemary Linabury Skinner. Anne was a graduate of Southwestern High School and ...

Lucy Cook

Lucy Mazzone Cook, 79, of Warren, Pa., died unexpectedly Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017, at Warren General Hospital, following a brief illness surrounded by her loving husband, children and grandchildren. Lucy was born in Jamestown, N.Y., on Dec. 3, 1937, the daughter of the late Joseph and Sarah ...

David “Dave” Berg

David "Dave" Berg, 62, of Rockwall, Texas, passed away Aug. 23, 2017, after a long battle with cancer. He was born May 2, 1955, in Jamestown, N.Y., to Donald A. Berg and the late RoxAnn Williams. Dave retired as a director of quality at UPS and was currently working for Coca-Cola Company. A ...

Herbert P. Gustafson

Herbert P. Gustafson, 88, of Pittsfield, passed away Saturday Sept. 2, 2017, at his residence surrounded by his family. He was born June 3, 1929, in Pittsfield, Pa., a son to the late Urno and Frances Ahlquist Gustafson. Herb was a 1948 graduate of Youngsville High School and then went on to ...

Eva Jean Currie

Eva Jean Currie, 99, of St. Columban’s on the Lake in Silver Creek, formerly of Fredonia, passed peacefully on Sept. 1, 2017. Jean was born on Berry Road in Fredonia on May 5, 1918, the only child to Stanley and Harriet (Keith) Kusneske. She was a graduate of Fredonia High School and ...

Luke Morganti

Luke Morganti, 59, of Houston, TX, formerly of Jamestown, passed away on Monday, Sept. 4, 2017, in Houston. A memorial service will be announced by the Lind Funeral Home.

Rose Ann Dowd

A graveside burial for Rose Ann Dowd, 84, will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at Pine Hill Cemetery in Falconer. Dowd passed away on Sunday, June 11, 2017.

Edward Harrison Cortright

Edward Harrison Cortright, 80 of Silver Creek, passed away on Sept. 1. 2017. He was born on Dec. 21, 1936, but would have told you his real birthdate was Dec. 24. Edward was the son of the late Moses and Frances (McHenry) Cortright. Born in Oswego, N.Y., “Ed” was the baby of seven ...

Margaret A. “Marge” Wheeler

Margaret A. “Marge” Wheeler, 75, of Cassadaga, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017, at home surrounded by her daughters. She was the wife of the late Frank T. Wheeler. The memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Friday at the Jordan Funeral Home, Sinclairville, with one hour of visitation prior ...

Lois K. (Haslow) Poletto Lindstrom

WESTFIELD — Lois K. (Haslow) Poletto Lindstrom, age 93, of Westfield, died Friday, Sept. 1, 2017, at Absolut Care of Westfield following an extended illness. Lois was born on March 13, 1924, in Buffalo, N.Y., the daughter of the late Milton and Henrietta (Olskey) Haslow. She married ...

Jeanne A. Carlson

Jeanne A. Carlson, 87, of 260 Schuyler St., James-town, passed away unex-pectedly on Sunday, Sept, 3, 2017, in the UPMC Hamot Medical Center, Erie, Pa. An area resident for most of her life, she was born Aug. 1, 1930, in James-town, N.Y., a daughter of the late August and Eolyne Bunting ...

Gladys J. Bolles

A memorial service for Gladys J. Bolles, 91, of 34 Merlin Ave., WE, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017, in St. Luke’s Episcopal Church. The widow of Harry W. Bolles, she passed away July 20, 2017, in her home. Arrangements are by the Lind Funeral Home. by the Lind Funeral ...

Darlene M. Mendrick

Darlene M. Mendrick, 69, of Jamestown passed away unexpectedly Saturday (Sept. 2, 2017) in the emergency room of UPMC Chautauqua WCA. She was co-owner of Hometown Reality and currently employed by Chautauqua 4 Sale. Services and a complete obituary will be announced and published at a ...

Anthony Peter “Pete” Smith

Anthony Peter “Pete” Smith, 70, of Cherry Creek, N.Y., formerly of Delmar, N.Y., Sarasota, Fla., and Jamestown, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2017, in ECMC, Buffalo, N.Y. Arrangements will be announced by the Lind Funeral Home.

Lucy Legters

Lucy Legters, age 91, of Clymer, N.Y., died Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017, at the Brookdale Health Care Facility in North Tonawanda. Lucy was born April 3, 1926, in Clymer to the late John and Mary Wiggers Schruers. She was a lifelong resident of Clymer, raising her family on the family dairy ...

June Hayes Frank

June Hayes Frank, 56, of Jamestown passed away Sunday, Sept. 3, 2017. Arrangements are incomplete and a full obituary will appear in a future edition of The Post-Journal. Hubert Funeral Home and Cremation Services is handling the arrangements.

Martha A. Fox

LITTLE VALLEY, N.Y. — Martha A. Fox, 93, of Little Valley, N.Y., passed away Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017, at ECMC in Buffalo, N.Y. She was born Aug. 3, 1924, in Gowanda, N.Y., the daughter of the late Walter and Anna Belle (Spyre) Beckman. On April 6, 1943, she married Harmon L. Fox, who ...