Obituaries

Leafah E. Scarberry

Leafah E. Scarberry, 88, formerly of Falconer, passed away Wednesday, May 9, 2018, at Heritage Village, Gerry. Wife of the late Charles E. Scarberry; mother of Sonja (late Arthur) Saxton of Gerry and Blair Scarberry of Jamestown. Memorial service 4 p.m. Saturday, May 19, 2018, at Jordan ...

Ruth W. Sanderson

Ruth W. Sanderson, 94, formerly of Driftwood Road in Greenhurst, passed away Wednesday, May 9, 2018, at the Heritage Park Rehab & Skilled Nursing Facility. She was the widow of the late Dr. Charles W. Sanderson. Her funeral arrangements will be announced by the Lind Funeral Home

Fredrick Stanley Brown

BROCTON — Fredrick Stanley Brown, 86, of Brocton, formerly of Mayville, died Thursday, May 10, 2018, at Westfield Memorial Hospital. Arrangments are incomplete and will be announced by the Freay Funeral Home in Mayville when finalized.

Rance Freeman Sr.

BEMUS POINT — Rance Freeman Sr., 63, of Bemus Point, formerly of Mayville, died, Tuesday, May 8, 2018, at his home, with family by his side. He was born Sept. 15, 1954, in Westfield, N.Y., the son of the late Mathew and Dorothy Lincoln Freeman. Rance had been self-employed in the ...

Winslow T. “Ted” Shearman

Winslow T. "Ted" Shearman, 87, of Johnson City, N.Y., passed away Tuesday (May 8, 2018) at the Susquehanna Nursing and Rehab Center in Johnson City. He was born Oct. 5, 1930, in Jamestown, the son of William W. and Aurilla Lanning Shearman. Ted was a 1948 graduate of Falconer High ...

Cassandra “Casey” Garcia

Cassandra "Casey" Garcia, 37, of Jamestown, passed away May 7, 2018, at UMPC Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh. Casey was born in Jamestown, N.Y., on April 24, 1981, to John Jimerson and Zina Abbey. Casey is survived by her three daughters: Saphire Garcia, Ashantay Garcia and Shaliyah ...

Geraldine L. “Gerry” Wennberg

A memorial service for Geraldine L. "Gerry" Wennberg, 96, formerly of 136 Aldren Ave., will be held at 2 p.m.. Saturday May 12, at the Kiantone Fire Department. The family will receive friends for one hour prior to the service in the fire hall. Light refreshments will follow the service. The ...

Duane H. Hook Jr.

Duane H. Hook Jr., 82, of Jackson Run Road, Warren, passed away Wednesday, May 9, 2018, at Warren General Hospital. He was born June 17, 1935, in Warren, a son to the late Duane and Mildred Anderson Hook Sr. Duane was a 1953 graduate of the Sugar Grove High School. He then went on to ...

Ardith P. Schuckers

Surrounded by her children and grandchildren, Ardith P. Schuckers, 84, passed peacefully at her home the morning of May 9, 2018. A life-long resident of Chautauqua County, Ardy is a daughter of Harold B. and Edith Abbey Parsons, and was one of 14 children. She is survived by her children: ...

Paul R. Peru Sr.

Paul R. Peru Sr., 70, of 3196 Matson Road, died Sunday, May 6, 2018, in his home. He was born May 8, 1947, in Westfield, N.Y., a son of the late Howard and Gladys Ringer Peru. For 33 years he was employed by Barnes Construction as a laborer. He enjoyed building things but more than ...

Craig D. McDonald

Craig D. McDonald, 93, of 4799 Steward Ave., Ashville, NY, passed away at 12:30 a.m. Friday, May 4, 2018, in the Heritage Park Rehab and Skilled Nursing Facility. A lifelong area resident, he was born March 7, 1925, in Jamestown, N.Y., a son of the late Leo Benedict "Ben" and Marjorie Hill ...

Robert A. Swartz

Robert A. Swartz, 80, of Jamestown passed away Monday (May 7, 2018) in his home. He was employed by MRC-SKF retiring in 1987. He is survived by his wife Betty J. Felt Swartz. A complete obituary will be published at a later date. Arrangements are by the Falconer Funeral Home.

Carol Lou Richetti

Carol Lou Richetti May 4, 1934 to April 30, 2018 Carol Lou Richetti, 83, of North Port, Fla. (formerly of Jamestown, N.Y.) passed peacefully at Suncoast Hospice in Pinellas Park, Fla., on April 30, 2018. A memorial service will be held at St. Paul’s Presbyterian Church in North Port, ...

Paul R. Peru Sr.

Paul R. Peru Sr., 70, of 3196 Matson Road, died Sunday, May 6, 2018, in his home. For 33 years he was employed by Barnes Construction as a laborer. He was the husband of Diane Darling Peru. Arrangements will be announce by the Lind Funeral Home.

Wayne David Delcamp

Wayne David Delcamp, 70 years old, of Brocton, New York, passed away with his family at his side late Saturday afternoon May 5, 2018, at Brooks Memorial Hospital in Dunkirk, New York, after a lengthy illness. Wayne was born on April 10, 1948, in Westfield, New York, to the late Bert and ...

John H. Sanders

John H. Sanders, 84, of Sugar Grove, passed away March 29, 2018, at the Warren Manor. John was born May 11, 1933, in Jamestown, NY, a son to the late Hobart and Mabel (Brown) Sanders. He a veteran on the US Army serving during in the Panama War. John was a self-employed egg farmer in the ...

Violet M. (Shaka) Swails

Violet M. Swails, 96, of Oakland, Calif., passed away peacefully on Feb. 23, 2018. Violet was born July 26, 1921 in Jamestown, N.Y., to the late James and Marion Shaka. Violet graduated from Jamestown High school in 1939 and went on to work as a secretary at the U.S. Ninth Naval Base ...

Marcia C. Weiler Wellman

Marcia C. Weiler Wellman, 82, of Gerry, passed away, Wednesday, May 2, 2018, at home. Born July 6, 1935, in Jamestown, she the daughter of the late Warde R. and Hester Hoskins Weiler. She is a 1952 graduate of Falconer Central School. Marcia was a fulltime wife and mother, she assisted ...

Mark J. Wilcox

Mark J. Wilcox, 58, of Louisville, Ky., formerly of Cassadaga, passed away April 26, 2018. Son of the late George and Phyllis Barnes Wilcox; father of Dr. Chris (Jen) Wilcox of Buffalo; brother of Todd of Cassadaga and Jon Wilcox of Hopkinsville, Ky. A celebration of life is being planned ...

Ann Caruso

Ann Caruso, 73, of Jamestown, passed away peacefully surrounded by her husband and holding her daughter's hand on May 3, 2018, at UMPC Hamot. Annie was born May 30, 1944, in Jamestown, N.Y., to Frank and Concetta Buttafarro. She graduated Jamestown High School in 1962. Annie married Jack ...