Obituaries

Dr. William D. Bellavia

Dr. William D. Bellavia, 73, passed away at his home in Clermont, Fla., on Dec. 6, 2017, after a courageous battle with cancer. He was surrounded by his loving wife, Marilyn and sons. William was born in Jamestown, N.Y., on June 10, 1944, the son of William and Lucy (DeJoe) ...

Virgil W. Jackson

Virgil W. Jackson, 82, of Lutheran Jamestown, formerly of Frewsburg, passed away Wednesday (July 4, 2018 ) at the home. He was the husband of Emily Jackson. A complete obituary will follow.

Darwin Gustavson

Darwin Gustavson, 80, of Ocala, Fla., passed away on Wednesday, June 20, 2018, following a lengthy illness. He was born July 6, 1937, in Jamestown, N.Y. He is survived by his wife, Susanne of 26 years; son, John (Kim) Gustavson; daughter, Julieanne (Shawn) Flattery; two grandchildren; ...

Michael Christopher Mizner

The memorial service for Michael Christopher Mizner, 32, formerly of Jamestown, who passed away unexpectedly June 24, 2018, at his home in Carrboro, N.C., will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 7, in the Lind Funeral Home.

Dennis Arthur Fitch

Dennis Arthur Fitch, 77, of Fox Hill Road, Russell, Pa., passed Sunday, July1, 2018, at the Warren Manor. Denny was born March 10, 1941, in Union City, Pa., the son of the late Merle and Vanya Root Fitch. A Warren area resident for most of his life, Denny was employed by the National Forge ...

Gary C. Clark

Gary C. Clark, 80, formerly of Falconer, passed away Monday (July 2, 2018) in the Absolut Care of Salamanca. He was born March 7, 1938, in Jamestown, the son of the late Cecil and Doris Nohlquist Clark. Gary attended Bemus Point High School and was a veteran of the Vietnam War serving in ...

Ruby A. Crawford

Ruby A. Crawford, of West Main Street, Springville, died Monday, July 2, 2018, at her home, at the age of 68. She was born Feb. 22, 1950, in Springville, N.Y., a daughter of the late Leonard and Dorothy (nee Colby) Roth. She was a homemaker and held an associates degree from Erie Community ...

Carole Ann Sutter

The family of Carole Ann Sutter rejoices over the promise of complete healing and restoration as she entered heaven and was reunited with her beloved husband, Fred, on July 1, 2018. We sincerely mourn the loss of our mother, but delight in her gain of eternal life. Carole was born in ...

Mary Joan Roman

Mary Joan Roman, 86, of Jamestown, N.Y., formerly of Warren, Pa., died Sunday, July 1, 2018, at Heritage Park of Jamestown, N.Y. Mary was born Sept. 8, 1931, in Spangler, Pa., the daughter of the late Amandus and Golda (Wyland) Lantzy. She was a graduate of Spangler High School. She was ...

Jerald L. “Jerry” Teed

Jerald L. "Jerry" Teed, 66, of Hare Creek Road, Corry, Pa., died Saturday, June 30, 2018, at Erie County Medical Center, Buffalo, N.Y., from injuries sustained while riding his motorcycle in the town of Hanover, N.Y. He was born May 2, 1952, in Corry, Pa., a son of the late Carlton L. Teed ...

Dane K. Peacock

Dane K. Peacock, 56, born in Jamestown, N.Y., on Nov. 10, 1961, passed away peacefully while surrounded by family on June 28, 2018. Dane spent his life working in the oil field and was a self-proclaimed horticulturist, reaping a bountiful harvest. Before he retired, he started a business ...

Daniel E. Crisafulli

Funeral services will be held Friday, July 13, at Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church, Lakewood, N.Y., at 11 a.m. Dan's family invites all who knew and loved him to attend. Donations can be made to The Daniel E. Crisafulli Memorial Fund, P.O. Box 5 Celoron, NY 14720.

Katherine F. Lecceardone

LITTLE VALLEY, N.Y. — Katherine F. Lecceardone, 74, of Little Valley, passed away July 1, 2018, at Heritage Green Rehab and Nursing Home in Greenhurst, N.Y. She was born Sept. 15, 1943, in Kenai, Alaska, the daughter of the late Paul and Elizabeth (Oskolhoff) Wilson. She was raised in ...

Sandra Lee Clark

Sandra Lee Clark, 66, of 888 Hunt Road, Lakewood, formerly of Almet Avenue, Falconer, passed away, Monday, July 2, 2018 In UPMC Chautauqua WCA. She was born April 29, 1952, in Hastings, Neb., the daughter of the late Benjamin Earl and Ruth Jean (Barnason) Clark. Sandra attended Cherry ...

Melody E. Lebowitz

Melody E. Lebowitz, 29, of Jamestown, passed away Saturday, June 30, 2018, in her home of natural causes. An area resident most of her life, she was born May 15, 1989, in Owensboro, Ky., the daughter of Morris Lebowitz and Stacey Povich. Melody was a 2007 graduate of Jamestown High ...

Geraldine Mattocks (March 18, 1927 to June 29, 2018)

CHAUTAUQUA — This world became a somewhat darker place on June 29, 2018, with the passing of Geraldine Wright "Jerry" Mattocks of Winfield, Pa., and Chautauqua, with her smile that could light up a room. Jerry was born on March 18, 1927, to Donald E. and Madeline Bailey Wright in ...

Donald R. “Skip” Joslyn II

Donald R. "Skip" Joslyn II, 74, of 33 Linden Ave., Jamestown, passed away Friday, June 29, 2018, at Heritage Green Rehab & Skilled Nursing following a courageous battle with cancer. He was born in Palm Springs, Calif., on Sept. 29, 1943, a son of the late Donald R. and Margaret ...

Jeffrey C. Cowles

Jeffrey C. Cowles, 53, of Panama, N.Y., passed away unexpectedly at 11:59 p.m. Saturday, June 30, 2018, in his home. An area resident for most of his life, he was born April 16, 1965, in Jamestown, N.Y., a son of Judith Erlandson Cowles and the late J. Clair Cowles. Jeff was a 1983 ...

Betty J. Edwards Sweet

Betty J. Edwards Sweet, 84, of Jamestown, passed away Sunday, July 1, 2018, in her home. She was born Aug. 15, 1933, in Corry, Pa., the daughter of the late Fred M. and Virginia A. Stuffelbeam Peterson. Betty was a 1951 graduate of Clymer Central School. In early years, she was employed ...

Sandra “Sis” Lee

Sandra "Sis" Lee, 59, of 7128 Kings Corners Road, Panama, passed away Friday, (June 29, 2018) at UPMC Chautauqua WCA. She was born Jan. 21, 1959, in Warren, Pa., the daughter of Joseph and Ella Irwin Barto. She was a graduate of Frewsburg High School and had attended Jamestown Community ...