Obituaries

Patricia A. Ostrom

JAMESTOWN — Patricia Ann (Anderson) Ostrom, 82, longtime Busti, N.Y. resident, passed away Saturday, (Dec. 1, 2018) after a short illness. She was born Nov. 28, 1936, in Jamestown, the daughter of the late Edwin and Johanna (Pederson) Anderson. She is survived by her four children: Lee ...

Philip J. Tumminia

Philip J. Tumminia passed away Nov. 24, 2018, in Livorno, Italy, after a sudden illness. He left us doing two of his favorite things cruising and visiting Italy. He was born Sept. 23, 1942, in Jamestown, N.Y., to Phil and Josephine Tumminia. He was a graduate of Jamestown High School ...

Christine Manelick

Christine Manelick, 80, of Pittsfield, Pa., passed away Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, at St. Vincent Hospital in Erie, after an extended illness. She was born Jan. 1, 1938, in Titusville, Pa., to the late Elmer and Ruth (Spangler) Brown. Christine enjoyed feeding her humming birds, knitting ...

Patricia Mary (Nordblum) Mosher

Patricia Mary (Nordblum) Mosher, 77, of Cattaraugus, passed away peacefully with family on Nov. 27, 2018 Patricia was born June 29, 1941, to Frank Henry Nordblum and Theresa Bernadette Boniface in Lackwanna, N.Y. She is preceeded in death by her parents; her husband, Richard L. Mosher; son, ...

Joanne B. Fuller June 29, 1931 to Dec. 2, 2018

Joanne B. Fuller, 87, of Cattaraugus, N.Y., died Dec. 2, 2018, in Cattaraugus, surrounded by friends and family. Born in Buffalo, N.Y., to the late Leo and Clare Babcock, Mrs. Fuller graduated from Cattaraugus Central School and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Allegheny College. She ...

Wayne R. Oste

Wayne R. Oste, 64, of Jamestown, passed away unexpectedly Monday (Dec, 3, 2018) in UPMC Chautauqua. A lifelong area resident, Wayne was born May 6, 1954, in Jamestown, the son of the late James A. and Darlene E. Carlson Oste. Wayne was a 1972 graduate of Falconer High School and in ...

Ronald C. DeGolier

Ronald C. DeGolier, 75, of Cassadaga, went to be with his Lord and Savior, and his daughter, Sissy, Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018. He was born Dec. 22, 1942, in Dunkirk, a son of the late Roy and Mildred DeGolier. Ron was a self-employed logger. He attended Pleasant Valley Church and enjoyed ...

Michael S. Hannold “Chub”

Michael S. Hannold “Chub.” 41. of Jamestown was called back to the Lord on Friday. Nov. 30, 2018. Michael was born Dec. 21, 1976, to Gary Hannold and ChristinaSmith. He leaves behind his parents; his children who were so very important to him: Dwayne, Faime, Summer, Hope and Emjay ...

Charles “Charlie” Lewis Raven

Charles “Charlie” Lewis Raven, 67, of Sherman, N.Y., formerly of Clermont, Ga., passed peacefully Saturday, Dec, 1, 2018, at home. Born in Jamestown NY to George L. and Margaret L (Fields) Raven on May 13, 1952, and a 1970 graduate of Sherman High School, he had remained an avid Wildcats ...

Roger N. Marsh

Roger N. Marsh, 85, of Heritage Village Rehab and Skilled Nursing, formerly of North Pearl Street, Frewsburg, passed away Monday (Dec. 3, 2018) at Heritage Village. He was born Sept. 24, 1933, in Stockton, the son of Carl and Wilma Osgood Marsh. Roger was a U.S. Navy veteran. He had ...

Wayne R. Oste

Wayne R. Oste, 64, of Jamestown, passed away unexpectedly Monday (Dec, 3, 2018) in UPMC Chautauqua. The family will receive friends from 4-7 p.m. Friday in the Falconer Funeral Home. A Fireman’s memorial service will be held at 7 p.m., Friday in the funeral home. The funeral will be ...

Valerie B. Lynde

Valerie B. Lynde, 83, of Bemus Point, passed away Sunday, Dec. 2, 2018, in the Heritage Green Rehab and Skilled Nursing Facility. She was born Sep. 15, 1935, in Warren, Pa., the daughter of the late F. C. Rex and Martha Grettenburger Biekarck. Prior to retirement, Valerie was a nursing ...

Alfred Welker

Alfred Welker, 93, of 131 McKinley Ave., Jamestown, passed away at 10:56 a.m. Sunday, Dec, 2, 2018, in UPMC Chautauqua. He was born May 24, 1925, in Crvenka, Yugoslavia, a son of the late Peter and Rosina Trisler Welker. Before his retirement, he was employed as a tool and die maker for the ...

William Theodore “Ted” Forsberg

William Theodore "Ted" Forsberg, 76, of Findlay, Ohio, passed away at his residence on Friday, Nov. 30, 2018. He was born in Jamestown, N.Y., on Aug. 10, 1942, to the late Herbert Oscar and Myna (Linamen) Forsberg. He married Cheryl Sue Trumbull on Sept. 11, 1982, and she survives. Also ...

Rebecca A. Reinecke

Rebecca A. Reinecke, 62, of 300 Broadhead Ave. died Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018, in UPMC Hamot, Erie, Pa. A lifelong Jamestown resident, she was born July 22, 1956, the daughter of Autumn Mae Strang Swanson and the late Roy V. Swanson. She was a 1974 graduate of Jamestown High School. She ...

Kevin R. Duntley

Kevin R. Duntley, 67, of South Dayton, N.Y. entered into rest Dec. 2, 2018. He was born March 3, 1951, in Warren, Pa., to the late Paul and Audrey Flora Duntley. Kevin went to SUNY Morrisville for agriculture and owned a dairy farm for a number of years. He was a member in the Corydon ...

Patricia E. “Pat” Cherry

RANDOLPH, N.Y. —   Patricia E. "Pat" Cherry, 71, of Sheldon Street, Randolph, passed away unexpectedly Saturday (Dec. 1, 2018) in the emergency room at UPMC Chautauqua. She was born Oct. 7, 1947, in Jamestown, the daughter of the late Raymond L. and Barbara Jean (Mullerschon) Johnson. ...

Charles “Charlie” Lewis Raven

Charles "Charlie" Lewis Raven, 66, of Sherman N.Y., formerly of Clermont Ga., passed peacefully Saturday, Dec, 1, 2018, at home. A complete obituary will be published in Wednesday edition of The Post-Journal. Arrangements by Spitzer Funeral Home, Sherman, N.Y.

Mary Jo Schlicker Dudley

Mary Jo Schlicker Dudley of Bend, Ore., died Nov.5, 2018, at age 84. Mary Jo was born Feb. 1, 1934, in Westfield, N.Y., to William and Maryetta (Gleason) Schlicker. She attended Hiram College for one year before joining American Airlines as a ticket agent. In 1954, Mary Jo married Lawrence ...

Carl F. Godfrey

Carl F. Godfrey, 91, formerly of West Henrietta and Randolph Manor passed away Sunday (Dec. 2, 2018) in Heritage Green Rehab and Skilled Nursing. He was born Dec. 10, 1926, in Red House, N.Y., the son of the late Melvin and Jessie Bosworth Godfrey. Prior to retirement, Carl was employed by ...