Obituaries

Josephine James Crandall

A memorial service to celebrate the life of Josephine James Crandall, who passed away Oct. 23, 2018, will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, June 15, 2019, at the North Harmony United Methodist Church, 6814 Sherman- Stedman Road, Sherman, N.Y. Pastors John Bowen and Joseph Osborne will officiate. A ...

Jason M. Williams

Jason M. Williams, 40, of Jamestown, N.Y., died Sunday, June 9, 2019, in UPMC Chautauqua, Jamestown, N.Y. He was the husband of Holly M. Williams. A full obituary will be published in the Wednesday edition of The Post- Journal.

Janice S. Galloway

BEMUS POINT — Janice S. Galloway, 86, of Bemus Point, died Sunday, June 9, 2019, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Freay Funeral Home when finalized.

Phillip M. Willsie

Phillip M. Willsie, 82, of Falconer, passed away Monday (June 10, 2019) in UPMC Chautauqua. A celebration of life service for Phillip will be held at 11 a.m., Friday in the Falconer First Baptist Church, 37 W. Falconer St., Falconer. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, ...

Janet E. Anderson Meissner

MAYVILLE —Janet E. Anderson Meissner, 68, of Mayville, died Friday, June 7, 2019, at her home, with her children at her side. She was born Sept. 8, 1950, in Jamestown, N.Y., the daughter of the late C. Arthur (Art) and Alfreda O. Nelson Anderson. Janet had worked as a math instructor for ...

Derek Johnson

The funeral service for Derek Johnson, 54, of Waterford, who passed away June 5, 2019, will be held at 11 a.m. today in the Michael S. Pandolph Funeral Home, 75 N. Main St., Union City, Pa. The Rev. Tom Hunsberger will officiate. Interment will be in New Lebonon Cemetery, Sandy Lake. He is ...

Delores M. Adams

Delores M. Adams, 89, of 2109 Southwestern Dr., Lakewood, formerly of 270 Manchester Road, Jamestown, passed away Saturday, June 8, 2019, at UPMC Hamot in Erie. She was the widow of Oliver L."Ollie" Adams. Her funeral arrangements will be announced by the Lind Funeral Home.

Harold H. Spaulding

Harold H. Spaulding, 93 of Ellington, passed away Sunday, June 9, 2019, at Heritage Village Rehab & S.N., surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of Emmalene "Emmie" Peru Spaulding and the late Carrie Green Spaulding. The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday ...

Carman H. Scadden

Carman “Carm” “Munga” Howard Scadden, age 76, of Sherman, N.Y. died Friday Jan. 18, 2019 after a brief illness at UPMC Hamot in Erie, Pa. A graveside service with Military Honors, will be held at the Mina Cemetery, Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 1 p.m. A Celebration of Life Reception ...

Beverly Gribble

Beverly Gribble (Aug. 7, 1965-June 4, 2019) of Findley Lake, N.Y. “I may not be here for a long time, but I’m here for a good time.” Our loving wife, mother, and Gigi decided she finally needed some rest. While growing up in Corry, Pa. with her father, mother, and two brothers, ...

Janet Ann McMahon

Janet Ann McMahon, 57, passed away on May 24, 2019, in Buffalo, N.Y. She was the beloved daughter of the late William and Florence McMahon; sister of Thomas (Bonnie), the late Mary Ellen (Frank) Carollo, Christine (Darryl) Duink, Susan (Brian) Schuldeis, James, John (Melissa), Joseph (Gail), ...

Janet E. Anderson

MAYVILLE — Janet E. Anderson Meissner, 68, of Mayville, died on Friday, June 7, 2019, at her home with her children by her side. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Freay Funeral Home when finalized.

Phyllis G. Skinner

Phyllis G. Skinner passed away in Buffalo on Wednesday, June 5, 2019, at the age of 96. She was born Oct. 28, 1922, in Boston, Mass., to John and Katherine Kenny. She was schooled in Boston, and was very proud of her Irish Catholic heritage. She married Norman E. Skinner on Nov. 17, ...

Rosalie P. Giunta

Rosalie P. Giunta, 75 of Celoron, N.Y., passed away Saturday, June 8, 2019. She was born Feb. 25, 1944 in Jamestown NY. Rosalie was the second-oldest living person with Down syndrome in the U.S. Visitation will be Tues. June 11, 2019 from 11am-12pm at Hubert Funeral Home and cremation ...

Doreen C. Swanson

Doreen C. Swanson, 61, of 860 N. Main St., died unexpectedly Thursday June 6, 2019, in her home. She was born Oct. 2, 1957, in Jamestown, a daughter of the late Martin and Shirley Furlow Klawon. She was a 1975 graduate of Jamestown High School and later graduated from Jamestown Community ...

George R. Hamilton Sr.

George R. Hamilton Sr. 80, of 190 English St., Jamestown, passed away Wednesday, June 5, 2019, at UPMC Chautauqua. He was born in Jamestown on Dec. 21, 1938, a son of the late Herbert and Virginia Wade Hamilton. A proud United States veteran, he served in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1956=59 ...

David W. Parker

DEWITTVILLE — David W. Parker, 83, of Dewittville, died Wednesday, June 5, 2019, at UPMC Hamot, Erie, Pa. He was born Nov. 7, 1935, in Dewittville, the son of the late Grant W. and Jewell Lindal Parker. Dave was a graduate of Mayville Central School and a veteran of the U.S. Army. He ...

James Winfield Thrasher Jr.

June 26, 1936 to May 8, 2019 James Winfield Thrasher Jr. passed away May 8, 2019, at his home in Little River, S.C. He is survived by Dolores Stephens of the home; three children: Kara Thrasher-Livingston, Bryan Thrasher and Kathleen Thrasher and two grandchildren of Anchorage, AK; one ...

Janet (Lafferty) Borderieux

July 4, 1936 to April 14, 2019 Janet (Lafferty) Borderieux, 82, of Anchorage, Alaska, passed away on April 14, 2019, with her family by her side. She is survived by husband, George Borderieux; daughters: Kara Thrasher- Livingston and Kathleen Thrasher; son Bryan, Thrasher; two grandsons of ...

John J. DiLaura

John J. DiLaura of Niagara Falls, N.Y., passed away June 5, 2019. He was born in Buffalo, N.Y., on March 23, 1923, the son of the late Vincent and Jospehine (Giglio) DiLaura. Mr. DiLaura was a longtime member of St. Joseph’s Church. He enjoyed going to the casino, playing cards with his ...