Obituaries

George Allen Peterson Sr.

The funeral service for George Allen Peterson Sr., 85, of Ashville, N.Y., who died Wednesday, April 10, 2019, will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday in Panama United Methodist Church, 22 E. Main St., Panama, N.Y. The family will receive friends from 2-5 p.m., on Sunday at the Spitzer Funeral ...

Raymond G. Engwall

Raymond G. Engwall, 86, of 60 E. Cowden Place, passed away Thursday, April 11, 2019, at the Heritage Green Rehab & Skilled Nursing Facility. The husband of Mary Jane Engwall, he had been employed as a tool & die maker in Jamestown for 41 years. His funeral arrangements will be ...

Roger Eugene Cooper

Roger Eugene Cooper, age 84, of Main Street, Findley Lake, N.Y., passed away Tuesday, April 9, 2019, at UPMC Hamot, in Erie, Pa. He was born July 26, 1934, in Corry, Pa., son of the late Clifton and Lora Thompson Cooper. Roger served in the U.S. Naval Reserves for eight years and was a ...

Terrance R. Stanton Jr.

The family of Terrance R. Stanton Jr., 58, of 32 Regent St., who died March 27, 2019, will receive friends from 6-7 p.m. Monday, April 15, in the Lind Funeral Home. Terry had been employed by Sterlingworth and later Crawford Furniture. To leave a condolence or view the full obituary, ...

Gern Ferry Jr.

DUNKIRK — Gern Ferry Jr., 97, a resident of Chautauqua Nursing & Rehab Center, Dunkirk, formerly of Forestville, died Wednesday, April 10, 2019, at his residence. He was born in Forestville, on Nov. 25, 1921, the son of the late Gern and Minnie (Wilkes) Ferry Sr. Mr. Ferry was a ...

George Allen Peterson, Sr.

George Allen Peterson, Sr., 85, of Ashville, N.Y., died Wednesday, April 10, 2019 peacefully in his home surrounded by his loved ones. He was born Aug. 13, 1933, in Jamestown, N.Y., the son of the late Francis and Doris Scholton Peterson. George attended Chautauqua Central School. He ...

Conchita Garcia

Concepcion S. “Conchita” Garcia, 89, of Russell, Pa., passed away on Tuesday, April 9, 2019, at Kinzua Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center in Warren, Pa. Born Aug. 24, 1929, in Bogota, Colombia, she was the daughter of the late Damaso and Concepcion Cabrera Sarmiento. On August 13, ...

Richard L. “Dick” Morrison

Richard L. “Dick” Morrison, 73, of Jamestown, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday evening, April 9, 2019. He was the husband of Ann Pantall Morrison, whom he married Feb. 14, 1986. A lifelong area resident, Dick was born Oct. 14, 1945, in Jamestown, a son of the late Ernest and Norma ...

George A. Peterson

George A. Peterson, 85, of Ashville, N.Y., died Wednesday, April 10, 2019, at his home with his family at his side. Arrangements will be announced by the Spitzer Funeral Home, Clymer, N.Y. 716-355-2262.

Vicki L. Crandall

Vicki L. Crandall, 73, of Cassadaga, passed away Monday, April 8, 2019, at Prisma Health Richmond, Columbia, S.C., with family by her side. Born Sept. 28, 1945, in Jamestown, a daughter of the late Victor and Evelyn Rautine Holdsworth. She was a 1963 graduate of Cassadaga Valley Central ...

Barbara M. Smith

Barbara M. Smith, 86, of 369 Howard Ave., formerly of Baker Street, went home to be with the Lord, Monday, April 8, 2019, in her home. She was the widow of John S. “Jack” Smith, whom she married April 2, 1955, and who died June 7, 2018. Barbara was born April 18, 1932, in the family ...

Gary L. Luce

LITTLE VALLEY — Gary L. Luce, 85, of Little Valley, passed away Thursday (Dec. 20, 2018) at Heritage Green in Greenhurst. He was born Aug. 11, 1933, in Little Valley, the son of the late Charles and Freda Hollister Luce. Mr. Luce was an U.S. Army veteran, and he also was a U.S. Navy ...

Dakota Andrew Spencer

Dakota Andrew Spencer, five year old son of Bethany Garver, died Tuesday, April 9, in UPMC Chautauqua, Jamestown, N.Y. The funeral will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday in the Lind Funeral Home. Friends will be received one hour prior to the service. A full obituary will appear in the Friday ...

Viola Mae Webber Nickerson

MAYVILLE — Viola Mae Webber Nickerson, 90, of Mayville, died Tuesday, April 9, 2019, at her home. She was born March 12, 1929, in Mayville, the daughter of the late Donald J. Webber Sr, and Caroline Spinks Webber. Viola had been a homemaker, a dairy farmer’s wife, and a former ...

Craig Douglas “Chip” Carmichael

Craig Douglas “Chip” Carmichael, 38, Kokomo, passed away at 8:45 p.m. Sunday, March 31, 2019, at his home. Chip’s glasses were rarely on straight, his hair always a mess and his beard often wildly unkempt. It was the way he wanted it. And frankly it mattered little - all anyone ...

Sandra M. “Sandy” Lindquist

Sandra M. “Sandy” Lindquist, 73, of 256 Ericsson Road, Kennedy, N.Y., and Myrtle Beach, S.C., passed away peacefully April 8, 2019. in her home after a long and courageous battle with Alzheimer’s Disease. She was born April 4, 1946, in Jamestown, N.Y., the daughter of the late Harold ...

Barbara M. Smith

Barbara M. Smith, 86, of 369 Howard Ave., formerly of Baker Street, went home to be with the Lord, Thursday June 7, 2018, in her home. She was the widow of John S. “Jack” Smith, whom she married April 2, 1955, and who died June 7, 2018. Barbara was born April 18, 1932, in the family ...

Dale W. Carlson

A memorial Mass of Christian Burial for Dale W. Carlson will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday, April 15. at Holy Apostles Parish, Ss. Peter and Paul Catholic Church. The family will receive friends from 2-5 p.m., Sunday April 14, in the Lind Funeral Home, where a Christian Wake Service will ...

Arvied Lester Steinhoff

STOCKTON — Arvied Lester Steinhoff, 76, of Stockton, passed away on April 3, 2019, in Foley, Ala. He was born April 15, 1942, in Jamestown, N.Y., the son of the late George and Mildred Marsh Steinhoff. Arvied had been a farmer in Stockton. He had also worked for Sam Raters Construction, ...

Mary Jane Crowell

FREDONIA — Mary Jane Crowell, 94, of Howard Street, Fredonia, formerly of South Dayton, died Tuesday, April 9, 2019, at her residence. She was born in the town of Portland, on Sept. 20, 1924, the daughter of the late George and Lulu (Woods) Farnham. Mrs. Crowell was a member of the ...