Obituaries

Raymond Lee Eimers

Raymond Lee Eimers, 79, formerly of Ripley and Buffalo, died Dec. 3, 2018, at the Bath VA Medical Center. He was the son of the late Lewis E. Eimers and Claribel (Rater) Eimers. He was a retired electrician and a U.S. Army veteran. He was predeceased by his parents; his wife, Gloria ...

Becky S. Rowland

Becky S. Rowland, 58, of Torrence Road, passed away Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019 at UPMC-Hamot Medical Center in Erie. Daughter of Gerald and Sylvia Lundberg, wife of Mitchel Rowland, mother of Mitch Jr., Lisa McLaughlin and Michele Burch. The family will receive relatives and friends from 4-7 ...

Leona (Woleben) Tranquist

Leona (Woleben) Tranquist, age 88, formerly of Portland, N.Y. died peacefully Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019 at the Chautauqua Nursing and Rehab Facility in Dunkirk, N.Y. She was born on Nov. 10, 1930, the daughter of the late Jay and Bernice (Wilber) Woleben. Leona had also been a former ...

Mary D. Schruers

Mary D. Schruers, 75, of Ravlin Hilll Road., Panama, N.Y., died Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019, at her home. She was born March 17, 1943, in Jamestown, N.Y., a daughter of the late Eben and Martha Starkweather Edwards. Mary was raised and educated in Panama, N.Y., and graduated from Panama Central ...

Herman Lee Peters

Herman Lee Peters, 72, of Jamestown passed away Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019, at Heritage Park. He was born March 29, 1946, in Coudersport, Pa., the son of Paul and Dorothy (Sayut) Peters. Herman worked for Sterlingworth Manufacturing and also at American Manufacturing, where he suffered a ...

David E. Auge

MAYVILLE — David E. Auge, 44, of Mayville, died unexpectedly Wednesday, Feb, 6, 2019m at Westfield Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Freay Funeral Home when finalized.

Clara B. (Link) “Birdie” Fellinger

Funeral services for Clara B. (Link) “Birdie” Fellinger, will be held at noon on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, from the Morse Funeral Home, 51 Highland Ave., Brocton, N.Y. The Rev James Witherington, Hospice chaplin will officiate. There will be visitation for family and friends at the ...

Virginia Grover Woodin

Virginia Grover Woodin, 95, formerly of Ashville, passed away Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019, in Heritage Village Rehab and Skilled Nursing Facility. A lifelong area resident, she was born Dec. 14, 1923, in Corry, Pa., the daughter of the late Albert and Nora Parker Grover. For many years, she ...

Cora M. Lundsten

Cora M. Lundsten, 85, formerly of 320 Delaware Ave., Jamestown, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019, in the Heritage Green Rehab and Skilled Nursing Facility. She was born Dec. 31, 1933, in Akron, Ohio, the daughter of the late Karl F. Eisentraut and Shella L. Boyce Eisentraut ...

Rudolph P. Ahlgren ‘‘Rudy’’

Rudolph P. Ahlgren ‘‘Rudy,’’ formerly of Jamestown, N.Y., and 4400 Waxhaw Indian Trail Road, Indian Trail, N.C., passed away on Jan. 31, 2019. Rudy was born Feb. 8, 1932, in Jamestown, to Adolph and Ruth Bratt Ahlgren. The youngest of seven children. He is survived by his wife ...

Arden E. “Ardie” Phillips

SIMS, N.C. — Arden E. “Ardie” Phillips, 79, formerly of Sherman, N.Y., passed away Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019. The visitation will be at Wilson Memorial Service, 2811 Fieldstream Drive, N, Wilson, N.C., on Saturday, Feb. 9, at 11:00 a.m., followed by a memorial service at noon. Ardie ...

Michael Edward Steen

Michael E. Steen, 61, of Point Chautauqua, Dewittville, N.Y., formerly of San Diego, Calif,, passed away Feb, 4, 2019, in his home Michael was born July 2, 1957, in New Kensington Pa., the son of Hans Steen and the late Mary Patricia Gallagher Steen. Michael graduated from Burrell High ...

Maureen E. Paduano

Maureen E. Paduano, 65, of 3615 Bell Ave., Jamestown, N.Y., passed away at 8:20 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019, in her home following a lengthy illness. A lifelong area resident, she was born June 7, 1953, in Jamestown, N.Y., a daughter of the late Patsy J. and Vivian E. Pike Paduano. She ...

Elizabeth J. “Betty” Caflisch

Elizabeth J. “Betty” Caflisch, 92, died peacefully at home on Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019, surrounded by her family and some very dear friends. She was born Nov. 27, 1926, in Erie, Pa., a daughter of the late Louis and Ruth Amidon Scarem. Betty was raised in Findley Lake, N.Y., and later ...

Donna M. June (Hayes)

Donna M. June past away Thursday, Jan, 31, 2019, in Holiday, Fla. She was a 1960 graduate of Jamestown High School and was a member of the JBF Club. She married Jeffery Gardiner in 1962. She divorce and remarried and had lived in Holiday, Fla., since 1980. She is survived by two children: ...

Beverly Jean Yeaney (nee Bushey)

WESTFIELD — Beverly Jean Yeaney (nee Bushey), went home to be with the Lord on Jan. 27, 2019, at Brooks Memorial Hospital, after a short illness at the wise age of 88. She was born in Painesville, Ohio, on June 11, 1930, the daughter of the late Charles and Helen Stark Bushey. She ...

Thomas M. Lovvorn

Thomas M. Lovvorn, 70, of 664 Baker St., Ext., died peacefully Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019, in Warren Manor. He was born Sept. 28, 1948, in Patuxent River, Md., the son of the late Thomas R. and Dolores Jones Lovvorn. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and a member of the Samuel Derby Post 556 ...

Robert C. Walz

Robert C. Walz, 81, of Jamestown, passed away Monday, Feb. 4, 2019, in his home surrounded by his family. He was born May 10, 1937 in Jamestown, the son of the late Phillip and Betty Trippi Walz. Bob was a U.S. Army veteran, serving two tours in Vietnam. After returning home, he worked ...

Jerold E. “Jerry” Jones

Jerold E. “Jerry” Jones, 77, of 201 Oak St., Johnsonburg, died in the early morning of Feb. 5, 2019, at UPMC-Presbyterian Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pa., following a brief illness. He was born Aug. 1, 1941, in Ridgway, Pa., the son of the late Darrell and Betty Steudler Jones. He ...

Melvin “Mel” Harold Lindberg Sr.

WESTFIELD — Melvin "Mel" Harold Lindberg Sr., 77, of Westfield, died Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019, at the Absolut Care of Westfield. following a brief illness. He was born June 14, 1941. in Jamestown, N.Y., the son of the late Melvin John and Mary Katherine Spence Lindberg. Mel was a veteran of ...