Obituaries

Julia C. Tuccio

Julia C. Tuccio, 85, of 2123 Southwestern Drive. Lakewood, N.Y., formerly of 210 Ivy St., Jamestown, N.Y., passed away at 2:50 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018, in UPMC Chautauqua. A lifelong area resident, she was born Jan. 4, 1933, in Jamestown, N.Y., a daughter of the late Thomas and Mary ...

Gerald “Jerry” Bigelow

A memorial service for Gerald "Jerry" Bigelow, who passed away Aug, 22, 2018, will be held Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018, 2 p.m., at Randolph First Baptist Church, 39 Main St., Randolph, NY 14772. Join us for dinner immediately following the memorial.

Jesse Heppler

Jesse Heppler, 37, of Jamestown, passed away on Sept. 30, 2018. Jesse was born July 4, 1981, in Jamestown, to Tracey and Linda Heppler. He was a 1999 graduate of Southwestern Central School where he excelled in varsity golf and varsity bowling. Later Jesse attended Jamestown Coloomunity ...

Debra L. Thayer

Debra L Thayer, 60, of Portland, N.Y., passed away unexpectedly Tuesday Oct. 2, 2018, at Westfield Memorial Hospital, Westfield, N.Y. Debbie was born May 4, 1958, and was the daughter of the late Gordon Dikeman and Norma (Dietzen) Dikeman of Portland, N.Y. She was a 1976 graduate of ...

Hazel L. Porter

Hazel L. Porter, 92, formerly of 28 Campbell Ave., Jamestown and Hultquist Place, passed away Wednesday (Oct. 3, 2018) in the Lutheran Home. She was born Nov. 4, 1925, in Buffalo, N.Y., the daughter of the late Theodore C. and Lillian Stephan Rathmann. Hazel was a graduate of Fostick Maston ...

Daisy B. Pratt

Daisy B. Pratt, 92, of Lakewood, passed away Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018, in her home. She was the widow of William M. Pratt. The funeral service will be held at 11:30 a.m., Saturday in the Lind Funeral Home. The family will receive friends for one hour prior to the service Saturday. A full ...

Dorothy M. Lazarony

Dorothy M. Lazarony, 83, of Lily Dale, transitioned into spirit, Oct. 3, 2018. Wife of the late Joseph; mother of Patricia Kelly, Mary Brooks and Emmy (Mark) Desaulniers and the late Donna Lemay; grandmother of John and Mark Lemay, Jenn Libby, Ryan, Darin and Shane Kelly, Jessica Wheeler, ...

Mary W. Lenna

Mary W. Lenna, 72, of Lakewood, N.Y., passed away Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018, at Heritage Park Skilled Nursing Facility. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be published in the Saturday edition of The Post- Journal. Funeral arrangements are under the care of Powers, ...

John R. Hedman Jr.

John R. Hedman Jr., 75, of Warren, Pa., passed away unexpectedly Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018.Friends are invited to view at his son's home, 106 Curtis St., Sugar Grove, Pa., on Sunday, Oct. 7, from noon until 1 p.m., at which time military honors will be provided by the Youngsville American Legion ...

Matthew L. Guynn

Matthew L. Guynn, 46 of Jamestown, passed away Oct. 3, 2018, at his home. Matt was born Feb. 23, 2018, in Uniontown, Pa., to David Guynn and Laura Burnworth. Matthew was a man of many talents and skills. Anyone that knew him knew that his love for his children was great. He was a skilled ...

Julia C. Tuccio

Julia C. Tuccio, 85, of 2123 Southwestern Drive, Lakewood, N.Y., formerly of 210 Ivy St., Jamestown, N.Y., passed away at 2:50 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018, in UPMC Chautauqua. A lifelong area resident, she was born Jan. 4, 1933, in Jamestown, NY, a daughter of the late Thomas and Mary ...

Madison Elizabeth Dunlap

Madison Elizabeth Dunlap, 22, of North East, Pa., and Ripley, N.Y., died unexpectedly Sunday, Sept. 30, 2018, due to an automobile accident. She was born July 12, 1996, at Crouse-Irving Hospital in Syracuse, N.Y., the daughter of William and Regina (Thompson) Dunlap. Madison started ...

LaVerne L. “Vern” Johnson

LaVerne L. "Vern" Johnson, 61. of Sinclairville, formerly of Houston, Texas, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018, at home. He was born Feb. 9, 1957, in Jamestown, a son of Edward and the late Janet Engle Johnson of Gerry. He was a 1975 graduate of Cassadaga Valley Central School. Vern was ...

Hazel L. Porter

Hazel L. Porter, 92, formerly of 28 Campbell Ave., Jamestown and Hultquist Place passed away Wednesday (Oct. 3, 2018) in the Lutheran Home. The funeral will be held at noon Sunday in the Christ Chapel of the Lutheran Home, 715 Falconer St., Jamestown, N.Y. The family will receive friends from ...

Thomas W. Harris

Thomas William Harris, 49, of 188 South Allegheny Ave., West Ellicott, died Oct. 1, 2018 at home. Tom grew up in Jamestown, where he was born Oct. 16, 1968, to Paul W. Harris Jr. and Susan Stewart Harris. He graduated in 1987 from Southwestern High School, where he quarterbacked the ...

Edward R. Zimmerman

Edward R. Zimmerman, 75, of 258 Cone Lane, Warren, passed away Tuesday, (Oct. 2, 2018) at the Blair Hospice House. He was born Oct. 31, 1942, in Warren, the son of Robert and Carolyn Hunter Zimmerman. Edward had been manager of Sparkle Car Wash in Warren for over 20 years. He was a member ...

Charles “Chuck” Leon Maytum

MAYVILLE — Charles "Chuck" Leon Maytum, 77, of Mayville, died on Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 at his home. The funeral will be held on at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018, at the Freay Funeral Home in Mayville. The family will receive friends for one hour prior to the service (10-11a.m.) at the ...

Donna Mae Fardink Lescynski

Please join us to cele- brate the life of Donna Mae Fardink Lescynski on Sun- day, Oct. 14, 2018 from 1-4 p.m., at the William L. Travis Post, American Le- gion, Mayville.

Jeffrey Donald Caldwell

Jeffrey Donald Caldwell, 54, of Hickory, N.C., died Monday, Oct. 1, 2018, at Frye Regional Medical Center. Born Feb. 28, 1964, he was the son of Elmer Caldwell Jr. and the late Donna Meeker Caldwell. He was a member of Life Point Church of Hickory, N.C. He was a ...

Martha L. Anderson

Martha L. Anderson, 88, of 115 Emory Drive, Jamestown, passed away Monday, Oct. 1, 2018, in her home surrounded by her children. She was the widow of James W. Anderson, whom she married Sept. 12, 1951, and who died May 3, 2009. A Jamestown native, Martha was born ...