Obituaries

Warren E. Swartzentruber

Warren E. Swartzentruber, 70, of 50 Robinson Ave., died Monday, June 26, 2017, in Absolut of Westfield. He was born March 3, 1947, in Wayne County, N.Y., a son of the late Joseph and Edythe McCoy Swartzentruber. Prior to his retirement, he was employed by Dowcraft as a factory worker and ...

Kara Louise Okerlund Webb

Kara Louise Okerlund Webb of Ralston, Neb., passed away after a short illness, on June 18, 2017, with her children and grandchildren by her side. She was born May 29, 1970, in Seoul, Korea, and became a treasured member of the Okerlund clan in March, 1971. Kara was a graduate of Mayville ...

Rev. Ralph Clarence Unruh

The Rev. Ralph Clarence Unruh, 89, of Sawyer, passed away Monday, June 26, 2017, at his home surrounded by his loving family. Funeral Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 29, 2017, at The Boyd Chapel of Pike Funeral and Cremation Services, 9191 Red Arrow Highway, Bridgman, MI ...

John E. Stanbro

John E. Stanbro, 57, of French Creek-Mina Road, Clymer, N.Y., died on Friday, June 23, 2017, at St. Vincent Hospital in Erie, Pa. John was born Dec. 12, 1959, in Corry, Pa., a son of Inez Carter Stanbro of Clymer, N.Y., and the late John E. Stanbro. John was raised and educated in Clymer, ...

Edna Levy

Edna Levy, 77, of Jamestown, died Sunday, June 25, 2017, in the Lutheran Home. Funeral arrangements will be announced by the Hubert Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

James T. Laughlin

A celebration of Life Service for James T. Laughlin, 72, of 38 Chambers St., who died May 19, 2017, in Coral Springs, Fla., will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday, June 29, 2017, at the Samuel Derby Post 556, American Legion, 9 Meadow Lane, Frewsburg, N.Y. He was a retired employee of Jamestown ...

Janice E. Fardink

Janice E. Fardink, 78, formerly of Ashville, died Tuesday June 20, 2017, in the Lutheran Retirement Home. An area resident all of her life, she was born August 11, 1938, in Jamestown, a daughter of the late Wayland "Bill" Simmes and Mable Chapman Simmes Nelson. She attended Panama Central ...

Philip Charles Stock

Remembering the life of Phil, Philip, Philip Charles, Honey, Dad, Mr. Stock, Stock Daddy, Phantom, Forest Grump — all Philip Charles Stock of Humphrey, N.Y. Phil went downriver with the current, beyond the bend, no longer to paddle these earthly waters on June 22, 2017, after living with ...

Faye J. Colvin

A memorial service for Faye J. Colvin, 99, who died April 7, 2017, will be held at 11 a.m., at the Bemus Point United Methodist Church, Bemus- Ellery Road, Bemus Point N.Y., on Monday, July 3. A 2:30 p.m. graveside service will will follow at the Cherry Creek Cemetery in Cherry Creek, N.Y.

Albert W. Brown, Ph.D.

The family of Albert W. Brown, Ph.D., who died April 17, 2017, invites you to attend his memorial service on June 30, at 10 a.m., at St Luke's Episcopal Church, 410 N. Main St., Jamestown. A luncheon will follow the service, at his home in Stow. He is survived by four children: Brewster W. ...

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, 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, 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, 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, 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, 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., 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 ...