Obituaries

Robert J. “Bob” Irwin Jr.

WESTFIELD / BARCELONA — Robert J. "Bob" Irwin Jr., 80, of Rt. 5 Barcelona, N.Y., died Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018, at Absolut Care of Westfield. Robert was born on Feb. 5, 1938, in Erie, Pa., a son of the late Robert J. and Eula (Fickle) Irwin, Sr. A Westfield resident all his life, Bob was ...

James (Jimmy) Edward Froman

James (Jimmy) Edward Froman, 50, of Kissimmee, Fla., passed away Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, at Osceola Regional Hospital in Kissimmee, Fla., due to a motorcycle accident. Jimmy was born Feb. 28, 1968, in Jamestown, N.Y., to George and Bonnie Froman. He was a 1986 graduate of Panama Central ...

Dorothy M. “Bunky” Lazarony

Dorothy M. "Bunky" Lazarony, 83, of Lily Dale, transitioned into spirit, Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018. She was born Aug. 11, 1935, in Ardmore, Pa., a daughter of the late James and Marion Harshaw Bell. She was a 1953 graduate of Lower Merion High School, Ardmore, Pa. Dorothy was employed as a ...

Mariam M. Meabon

A graveside burial for Mariam M. Meabon will be held Oct. 27, 2018, at Sanford Cemetery. Eldred Township, Pa., between the hours of 10-11 a.m. A memorial service will be held on Sunday Oct. 28, 2018, at the Veterans of Foreign Wars, Randolph, N.Y., starting at 1 p.m. We ask that you wear ...

Rhonda Eve (Moore) Means

Rhonda Eve Moore Means, 65, of Hickory, N.C., passed away Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018, at her home, due to complications of cancer. She was born Sept. 12, 1953, in Jamestown, N.Y., the daughter of Ronald Moore and Antoinette (Nettie) Miller Moore. Rhonda graduated from Mayville Central School ...

Robert J. “Bob” Irwin Jr.

WESTFIELD/BARCELONA — Robert J. "Bob" Irwin Jr., 80, of Route 5, Barcelona, N.Y., died Saturday afternoon, Oct. 13, 2018, at Absolut Care of Westfield. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the MASON Funeral Home, 37 Clinton St., Westfield, as soon as they are finalized.

Cathleen M. Kelly

Cathleen Mary Kelly, 63, passed away Friday, Oct. 5, 2018. Cathleen was born Sept. 25, 1955, in Jamestown, N.Y., the daughter of Wallace and Mary Jane Carlson. Cathleen was employed by Maddox Table Company of Jamestown, N.Y., and rose to the level of supervisor of decoration and design. ...

Barbara M. Clark

Barbara M. Clark, 79, of 2144 Riverside Road, Kiantone, passed away Friday (Oct. 12, 2018) at UPMC Hamot. She was the wife of R. Fred Clark. The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the Peterson Funeral Home, Frewsburg. The family will receive friends from 1-3 and 5-7 p.m., ...

Eleanor Mae Withrow Mira

Eleanor Mae Withrow Mira, 91, formerly of Howard Avenue, West Ellicott in Jamestown and Hultquist Place, died Wednesday, Oct., 10, 2018, at Lutheran Skilled Nursing Home in Jamestown. Born May 22, 1927, in Peach Creek, W.Va., Eleanor was the daughter of the late Oliver Clarence and Mary ...

Gus Paluto

Gus Paluto of Buffalo, N.Y., formerly of Bradford, Pa., died Friday, Oct. 12, 2018, at Buffalo General Hospital, following a short illness. Arrangements are incomplete and will announced by the Fantauzzi Funeral Home, 82 E. Main St., Fredonia, N.Y.

Carl T. Purpura

Carl T. Purpura, 65, of Jamestown, passed away Oct, 12, 2018, in his home. Carl was born Dec. 3, 1952, in Jamestown, to Carl and Rose Purpura. Carl is survived by many cousins. Carl is preceded in death by his parents, Carl J. Purpura and Rose (Malone) Purpura. A special thanks to Paul ...

Hager E. Watson

Hager E. Watson, 80, of Jamestown, passed away Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018, in his home. A lifelong area resident, he was born Aug. 16, 1938, in Jamestown, N.Y., a son of the late Halbert and Eleanor Hager Watson. Hager was a graduate of Jamestown High School and earned his bachelor's degree in ...

Sharon R. Tefft

Sharon R. Tefft of Cemetery Road, Ripley, N.Y., died Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018, at home, following a long illness. He was the husband of Heather Carmelia. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Mathews Funeral Home. 104 W. Main St., Ripley, N.Y.

Frederick L. Carmelia Jr.

Frederick L. Carmelia Jr. of West Main Road, Fredonia, N.Y., died Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018, at Mercy Hospital, Buffalo, N.Y., following a long illness. He was the husband of Heather Carmelia. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Fantauzzi Funeral Home, 82 E. Main St., Fredonia.

William J. Bauld

William J. Bauld, 87, of Sandburg Road Frewsburg, passed away Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018. He was born March 25, 1931, in Lackawanna, the son of William and Josephine Hercek Bauld. Bill had been employed as a sheriff for Erie County in Buffalo, N.Y. Prior to that he had worked for the former ...

Teresa Ann Sue Brown

Teresa Ann Sue Brown, 46, of Forest Avenue, Jamestown, N.Y., passed away Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018, in Erie, Pa. She was born Jan. 5, 1972, in Jamestown, N.Y., the daughter of the late Phyllis J. Warrior and David E. Brown Sr. of Albion, Pa. Teresa loved gardening and her dogs. She liked going ...

Arnold Smith Jr. Hilson

Arnold Smith Jr. Hilson died Oct. 2, 2018, in UPMC Chautauqua, Jamestown, N.Y. Formerly of Columbus, Ohio, he was born Feb. 22, 1963. He was the cousin of Valerie Hooper Allen and Ayla Hilson, both of Jamestown, N.Y. The funeral service will be held at 2 p.m., on Oct. 27, 2018, at the Marlan ...

Amber M. Brabham

Amber M. Brabham, 45, of Friendship, formerly of Cassadaga, passed away. Oct, 10, 2018. Daughter of Michael Cornelius and Wanda (Johnny Jr.) Guichard; companion of Doug Herring; mother of Abigaile Brabham; sister of Angela (Dan Deyoe) Harvey. Arrangements are incomplete and will be ...

Sam Anthony Pollino

Sam Anthony Pollino (90 years of age) of Jamestown, N.Y., passed away Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018, while a resident at Heritage Green Rehab & Skilled Nursing. Sam has been a lifelong resident of Jamestown since his birth on June 15, 1928, the son of Joseph and Julia Fera Pollino. Sam is survived ...

Vincent Joseph “Jimmy” D’Angelo

Vincent Joseph "Jimmy" D'Angelo lived nearly 102 years, departing for his heavenly home on Oct. 9, 2018, in San Antonio, Texas. Known by many names: "Dad," "(great) Grandpa," "Uncle," "Husband," "Brother," "Cousin," "Mr. D," Jim D'Angelo lived his life in service to others modeling his life's ...