Obituaries

Frank A. Papaserge Sr.

Frank A. Papaserge Sr., 78, of Jamestown passed away Saturday, May 19, 2018, in UPMC Chautauqua WCA. He was born Dec. 25, 1939, in Jamestown, the son of the late Alfonso and Mary Grace Trippi Papaserge. Frank was a 1958 graduate of Jamestown High School. He worked at Sandee's Bakery as a ...

William A. Bentley

William A. Bentley, 77, of Hoag Road, Panama, N.Y., passed away on Thursday, May 17, 2018, in the Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester, N.Y. A lifelong area resident, he was born July 19, 1940, in Jamestown, N.Y., a son of the late James F. Bentley Sr. and Alvenia G. "Betty" Barden ...

Paul E. Sparrmaan

Paul E. Sparrman, 84, passed away April 18, 2018, in Golden Valley Minn. Paul was born Feb, 23, 1934, in Jamestown, to Ruth and Ernest Sparrman. He graduated from Jamestown High School in 1951. He attended North Park College and graduated from Wheaton College, North Park Seminary and later ...

Charlotte W. Dracup

Charlotte W. Dracup, 93, of Jamestown, passed away at 12:41 a.m. Saturday, May 19, 2018, in the Heritage Green Rehab and Skilled Nursing Facility. A lifelong area resident, she was born Sept. 13, 1924, in Jamestown, N.Y., a daughter of the late Lincoln Whelpley and Jessie Hill ...

Herbert C. Marker

WESTFIELD — Herbert C. Marker, age 80, of McKinley Road, Westfield, formerly of the Jamestown area, died Friday, May 18, 2018, at home in Westfield following a brief illness. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Mason Funeral Home, 37 Clinton St., Westfield, N.Y., ...

Sandra K. Sopak

Sandra K. Sopak, 78, of Falconer passed away Friday (May 18, 2018) in her home. Prior to retirement she had served as Chautauqua County Clerk for 20 years. The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday in the Levant Wesleyan Church, Falconer. Friends will be received by the family from 2-4 p.m. ...

Victor J. Territo

A graveside memorial Service for Victor J. Territo, 83, of 1059 Big Tree Sugar Grove Road, will be held at 3 p.m. Friday, May 25, 2018, in Holy Sepulchere Cemetery. The husband of Sallie Hayes Territo, Victor died April 16, 2018.

Joanne L. Niebank

A service of internment for Joanne L. Niebank will be held on Thursday, May 24, at 11 a.m. in the St. Luke's Episcopal Church Chapel, 410 N. Main St., Jamestown. The family will receive friends from 10-11 a.m. in the church.

Charles E. McGowan

Charles E. McGowan, 69, of Bemus Point, passed away unexpectedly Friday, May 18, 2018m at UPMC Chautauqua WCA. He was born Oct. 22, 1948, in Marathon, N.Y., the son of the late Anthony and Mary Ebel McGowan. Charles served four years in the U.S. Army. He received his Bachelor of Science ...

William A. Bentley

William A. Bentley, 77, of Hoag Road, Panama, N.Y., passed away on Thursday, May 18, 2018, in the Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester, N.Y. He was the husband of Suzanne R. Bentley and was a retired employee of the Jamestown Distributing Company. Arrangements will be announced by the Lind ...

Marjorie Ann Walters Trainer Faber

Marjorie A. Faber, 90, of Falconer passed away peacefully at home, with her family at her side Thursday (May 17, 2018). She was born Oct. 22, 1927, to Lester and Glenna Walters in Stockton, N.Y. She was a graduate from Cassadaga Valley Central School in 1946. Marjorie was a loving mother, ...

Robert M. Karbacka

Robert M. Karbacka, 74, of 143 Buffalo St., died unexpectedly Wednesday, May 16, 2018, in his home. He was the husband of Nina Russo Karbacka. Bob was born Dec. 11, 1943, in Ashtabula, Ohio, a son of the late Martin and Betty Mallory Karbacka, and was a 1962 graduate of Edgewood High School ...

Carmela Tilaro Baggiano

Carmela Tilaro Baggiano, 95, of Elliott Avenue, Jamestown, passed away on May 14, 2018, at 2 p.m. in Buffalo General Medical Center. She was born in Jamestown on Nov. 6, 1922, the daughter of Mario and Mary Treccarichi Tilaro. She had worked at the National Worsted Mills, Jamestown Plywood ...

Robert M. Karbacka

Robert M. Karbacka, 74, of 143 Buffalo St., died unexpectedly Wednesday, May 16, 2018, in his home. The husband of Nina Karbacka, he had been building inspector for the City of Jamestown for 28 years. A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Monday in the Lind Funeral Home. Friends will be ...

Jerome T. Tenbuckel

Jerome T. Tenbuckel, 84, of Marks Corners, passed from this life to his heavenly life at St. Vincent's Hospital in Erie, Pa., on Monday, May 14, 2018. He was born Nov. 22, 1933, in Coudersport, Pa., the son of Delbert and Ethel Tenbuckel. He graduated from Sherman Central School class of ...

Robert M. Karbacka

Robert M. Karbacka, 74, of 143 Buffalo St., died unexpectedly Wednesday, May 16, 2018, in his home. The husband of Nina Karbacka, he had been building inspector for the City of Jamestown for 28 years. A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Monday in the Lind Funeral Home. Friends will be ...

Phyllis Lane Washburn

Phyllis Lane Washburn, 95, of Spring Hill, Fla., passed away Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017, in Brookville Holland House, New Port Richey, Fla. She was born July 21, 1922, in Jamestown, N.Y., the daughter of the late Starel and Doris Berglund Lane. Phyllis was a graduate of Lakewood High School ...

Richard C. Goodwill

Richard C. Goodwill, 61, of Jamestown, passed away peacefully at home on May 6, 2018. Rick was born Feb. 11, 1957, in Warren Pa., the son of Richard and Lorraine (Fitzpatrick) Goodwill. Snuffy as he was known to by many, attended Warren area schools. He worked at Firestone of Warren, Pa., ...

Johnny Frank Leon Williams

Johnny Frank Leon Williams, passed away May 10, 2018, in Mercy Hospital, Buffalo, N.Y., surrounded by his children. He was born May 11, 1959, in Chattanooga, Tenn., to the late Frank and Elizabeth Williams. Johnny was a veteran of the U.S. Army and served during the Vietnam Conflict. After ...

Donald Edwin Smith

Donald Edwin Smith who resided at the Lutheran Home in Jamestown, N.Y., died May 13, 2018, at UPMC Chautauqua WCA in Jamestown, N.Y. He and his twin brother, Ronald, were born July 12, 1944, in Westfield, N.Y., to the late Rolland and Florence (Converse) Smith. He received his education in ...