Obituaries

Albert L. Stephens

Albert L. Stephens, 54, of Utica, N.Y., passed away Saturday, March 2, 2019, at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital, Utica, N.Y. He was born Sept. 1, 1964, in Fayetteville, N.C., the son of the late Catherine Caraway Stephens and the late Robert L. Stephens and Edward Johnson. He attended school ...

Hector J. Mareri

Hector J. Mareri, 87, of Falconer, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 6, 2019, surrounded by his loving family. A lifelong area resident, he was born April 6, 1931, in Jamestown. Hector was the only child of the late Beni and Emma (Beretta) Mareri. Hector was a 1948 graduate of ...

J. Kenneth Deault

J. Kenneth Deault, 96, passed away peacefully in Tucson, Ariz., on Jan. 7, 2019. He was born July 8, 1922, in Rochester, N.Y., the son of the late Joseph and Anna Miller Deault. He is survived by his devoted wife, Edith (Towner). Their’s was a long and prosperous marriage and he ...

Elaine Tutmaher

Elaine Tutmaher, 91, of Chandlers Valley, Pa., died peacefully Wednesday morning, March 6, 2019, at the Rouse Warren County Home, Youngsville, Pa. She was born Oct. 6, 1927, in Youngsville, Pa. Elaine was the daughter of Alton and Mildred Hedstrand Henning. She was a resident of ...

David L. Reynolds

David L. Reynolds, 54, of Conewango Valley, passed suddenly on March 4, 2019 He was born in Jamestown, N.Y., on Oct. 13, 1964, to Harold and Lucille Reynolds. David liked working on the farm with his dad and ;oved the Buffalo Sabers. He was main the caregiver for his mother and father ...

Lawrence R. “Lawrie” Taylor

Lawrence R. “Lawrie” Taylor, 64, of 743 Falconer St., passed away at the Buffalo Veterans Administration Hospital on Monday, March 4, 2019, following a difficult battle with ALS - Lou Gehrig’s Disease. Lawrie was born in Jamestown on July 19, 1954, and was a son of the late William ...

Janice L. “Cricket” Rothwell

MAYVILLE — Janice L. “Cricket” Rothwell, 51, of Clearwater, Fla., and formerly of Mayville, died unexpectedly on March 4, 2019, at the Mease Countryside Hospital in Palm Harbor, Fla. She was born Sept. 16, 1967, in Westfield, N.Y., the daughter of James and Norma Ferguson ...

Jeannee’ Marie DeWolfe

A Celebration of life for Jeannee’ Marie DeWolfe will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday (March 9, 2019) in the VanRensselaer & Son Funeral Home, 14 Church St., Randolph. She is survived by her husband, Bob DeWolfe: three daughters: Haley Meuker, Kortney Koterass and Hannah (Jordan) Knoop. ...

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 ...

Erik B. “Bert” Mattsson

Erik B. “Bert” Mattsson, 89, formerly of Stubb Road, was welcomed into the arms of Jesus on Monday, March 4, 2019. He was born May 25, 1929, in Falun, Sweden, the son of the late Einar Singdin and Ester Mattsson. Bert received his high school diploma from Vastra Folkhogskolan, Falun ...

Kenneth W. Adams

Kenneth W. Adams, 87, passed from this earth, Saturday, March 2, in Buffalo General Hospital. He was born in Midland, Pa.. on Nov. 17, 1931, to Cecil and Roberta Jobe Adams. Preceded in death by both parents; two sisters: Bonnie Harris and Jean Malloy; and a brother, Thomas. He is ...

Janice E. Lundgren

Janice E. Lundgren, 89, formerly of Lakewood, N.Y., passed away on Monday, March 4, 2019, in the Heritage Village Rehab and Skilled Nursing Facility. A lifelong area resident, she was born Aug. 23, 1929, in Jamestown, N.Y., a daughter of the late Paul and Lillian “Lolly” Webeck ...

Lawrence R. “Lawrie” Taylor

Lawrence R. “Lawrie” Taylor, 64, of 743 Falconer St., passed away at the Buffalo Veterans Administration Hospital on Monday, March 4, 2019 following a difficult battle with ALS - Lou Gehrig’s Disease. He had been employed by the County of Chautauqua Industrial Development Agency as a ...

Fredric Almet Josephson

Fredric Almet Josephson, 83, formerly of Cassadaga, passed away Sunday, March 3, 2019. Born Nov. 26, 1935, on the family farm in Stockton, he was the son of the late Almet and Maxine MacCubbin Josephson. He was a lifelong Cassadaga resident. Fred was employed as a truck driver with ...

Cloise Van Swearingen

SHERRILL, N.Y. — Cloise Van Swearingen, 71, passed away Sunday morning, March 3, 2019, in the Oneida Healthcare Center, with his best friends at his side. He was born Jan. 6, 1948, in Jamestown, N.Y., a son of the late Cloise E. and Doris “Jessie” (Dougherty) Swearingen and was a ...

Ronald A. Kepler Sr.

Ronald A. Kepler Sr., 63, of Briggs Road, Little Valley, N.Y., formerly of Jamestown, died Saturday, March 2, 2019, in the Olean General Hospital. He was born Sept. 12, 1955, in Erie, Pa., the son of Veda Kepler Stubbs and the late Clyde L. Kepler, Sr. In earlier years, he was employed ...

Thomas F. Steele

Thomas F. Steele, 86, formerly of 200 Schuyler St., Jamestown, passed away early Sunday morning, March 3, 2019, at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester, N.Y. He had been employed for many years by National Fuel Gas. His funeral arrangements will be announced by the Lind Funeral Home.

Marie E. Reinhoudt (Rupert)

Marie E. Reinhoudt (Rupert), 99, of Fredonia, N.Y., died Monday, March 4, 2019, at her daughter’s home in Amherst, Ohio. Marie is survived by her daughter Miriam G. Reinhoudt; and her son, Donald C. Reinhoudt, Jr. (Pam). Family will receive friends on Saturday from 2-2:30 p.m., at ...

Raymond R. Pierce

Raymond R. Pierce, 89, of Stockton, passed away Monday, March 4, 2019, at home. He was born April 22, 1929, in Gowanda, a son of the late Byron and Edna Schrader Pierce He was employed for over 25 years as a machinist at Dahlstrom’s, Jamestown, retiring in 1991. Ray enjoyed metal ...

Patricia M. Livermore

Patricia M. Livermore, 75, of Falconer, passed away unexpectedly, but peacefully at home. Wife of the late Frank Livermore; mother of Frank Livermore Jr. and Laura Ann Livermore Chase. A memorial service is being planned and will be announced by Jordan Funeral Home, Sinclairville.