Obituaries

Ericka Christine Farnsworth

Ericka Christine Farnsworth, 41, beloved daughter of Mary Farnsworth Bailey passed into our Lord's merciful arms on Dec. 7 surrounded by her loving family. She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Warren and Theresa Bossman; and adopted father, Michael (Dusty) Nichols. She is survived ...

Phyllis B. Mattson

Phyllis B. Mattson, 93, passed away Dec. 8, 2018, in Brandon, Fla. She was preceded in death in 2004 by her youngest son, James; and in 2008, by her husband Loren. She is survived by her son, John, who lives in the Tampa, Fla. area; three grandsons; a great-grand- daughter; and a great- ...

Caryl VanderMolen

Caryl VanderMolen, 91, longtime Lakewood resident, passed away peacefully, Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018, in her home. A native of Lakewood, she was born Aug. 28, 1927, in Jamestown, the daughter of the late Charles and Bertha Jenkins Mullard. She was a 1945 graduate of Lakewood High School and ...

Josephine Dominico Borton

Josephine Dominico Borton, 92, of Jamestown, passed away Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018, at UPMC Chautauqua. Services are pending. Arrangements entrusted to Hubert Funeral Home and Cremation Services. Services.

Juanita M. Gerring

Juanita M. Gerring, 96, of 5166 Pickard Road, Dewittville, died on Friday, Dec. 7, 2018 at the Heritage Village Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation facility in Gerry, N.Y. A native of Joplin, Missouri, she was born Aug. 29, 1922 the daughter of the late Harvey (Bert) H. Storm and Lena Thurman ...

Ruth N. Peterson

Ruth N. Peterson, age 95 of Jamestown , passed away Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018 at the Lutheran Retirement Home. She was born on Aug. 22, 1923 in Meadville, Pa., the daughter of Elra and Georgia Jeannerett. Ruth graduated from Lakewood High School in 1941. Until her illness she enjoyed ...

Francis J. Stedman

BOLIVAR — Francis J. Stedman 65 of 75 Wellsville St. passed away on Friday Dec. 7, 2018 at home following a brief illness. Born Nov. 18, 1953 in Hornell, N.Y. He was the son of Ken and Mary Pacaro Stedman. Fran was a graduated of the Bolivar Central School class of 1972. Along with his ...

Darlene B. Smith

WESTFIELD — Darlene B. Smith, age 84, of Westfield, died Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018 at Banner Desert Medical Center of Mesa, Ariz., following a brief illness. Darlene was born on Jan. 27, 1934 in Dunkirk, N.Y., a daughter of the late George and Doris (Duncan) Green. A Westfield resident ...

Rosella Fitzpatrick Snyder

Rosella Fitzpatrick Snyder, 84, formerly of Cassadaga, passed peacefully Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018 at the Chautauqua Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Born July 10, 1934 in Gerry, the last remaining child of 10, to the late William and Mary Mulroy Fitzpatrick. Rosella was a 1952 graduate of ...

Caryl VanderMolen

Caryl VanderMolen, 91, longtime Lakewood resident, died Saturday December 8, 2018, in her home. She was the founder of Lakewood Furniture Galleries. Arrangements will be announced by the Lind Funeral Home.

Nancy Arlene Balling

Nancy Arlene Balling, 78, formerly of Jamestown, passed away on Dec. 5, 2018, and went home to be with her father in heaven. She was born May 13, 1940, in Jamestown, N.Y., to the late Leon and Lucille (Petit) Balling. Nancy grew up on the family farm at Stedman, N.Y., near Chautauqua ...

Rosella Snyder

Rosella Snyder, 84, formerly of Cassadaga, passed peacefully Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018. Wife of the late Harold C. Snyder; mother of Cindy (Jim) Yale, Melinda (Steve) Lehnen, Steve (Debbie) Snyder and Sue (Dave) Muscato. The funeral service will be held at noon on Monday in Park United ...

Francis J. Stedman

BOLIVAR, N.Y. — Francis J. Stedman of 75 Wellsville St., passed away on Friday, Dec, 7, 2018m at home following a brief illness. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Schaffner Funeral Home Inc. in Bolivar, and are in- complete and will be announced with a full obituary.

Thomas Meyers

Thomas C. Meyers, 80, of Warren, Pa., died peacefully in his sleep, Friday morning, Dec. 7, 2018, at his residence. He was born in Warren, Pa., on May 9, 1938. Tom was the son of Emil and Agnes Costello Meyers. He was a lifelong Warren area resident and 1957 graduate of Warren High ...

Marvin D. Cummings Sr.

FORESTVILLE — Marvin D. Cummings Sr., 80, of Center Street, Forestville, a lifelong resident, died Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018, at Brooks Memorial Hospital, Dunkirk, following a lengthy illness. He was born in Dunkirk, on July 1, 1938, the son of the late Kenneth and Emma (Payne) ...

Lois Ann Wilcox

Lois Ann Wilcox, 75, formerly of Tanglewood Manor, passed away at 5:50 a.m. Wednesday, Dec/ 5, 2018, in the Heritage Park Rehab and Skilled Nursing Facility. An area resident for most of her life, she was born March 9, 1943, in Olean, N.Y., a daughter of the late Gilbert L. and Clara M. ...

Dwight Saulsgiver

Dwight G. Saulsgiver, 58, of North Warren, Pa., died Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, at Veterans Administrative Hospital–Oakland, Pittsburgh, Pa., after an extended illness. He was born Oct. 27, 1960, in Westfield, N.Y., the son of Gordon D. and Patricia Ann Davenport Saulsgiver of Lakewood, N.Y. ...

Dorothy “Dot” Emmott Johnson

Dorothy “Dot” Emmott Johnson, 95, of Orchard Grove, formerly 131 Indiana Ave., Jamestown, and 3 Green St., Lakewood, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018 at UPMC Chautauqua. She was born Aug. 23, 1923, in Marienville, Pa., a daughter of the late Valentine V. and Mary Lorena Mae Meehan ...

Marvin D. Cummings Sr.

FORESTVILLE — Marvin D. Cummings Sr., 80, of Cedar Street, Forestville, a lifelong resident, died Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018, at Brooks Memorial Hospital, Dunkirk, following a lengthy illness. He was born in Dunkirk, on July 1, 1938, the son of the late Kenneth and Emma (Payne) ...

Christopher J. Wilson

Christopher J. Wilson, 55, of Jamestown, N.Y., died unexpectedly Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, at the UPMC Chautauqua (Formerly WCA Hospital) in Jamestown, N.Y. Christopher is survived by his children: Jennifer Turner, Markus Wilson, Leah Wilson, Michael Wilson and Tyler Carlson: eight ...