Obituaries

Della Joan Brooks

A memorial service for Della Joan Brooks of Quinton, Va., formerly of Jamestown, N.Y., who died Oct. 12, 2017, will be held at 11 a.m., on Nov. 4, at the Frewsburg Christian & Missionary Alliance Church. Surviving are four children: Larry Brooks (Donna) of Seffner, Fla., Diana Johnson ...

Susie V. Ruth

FALCONER — Susie V. Ruth, 87, of Harris Hill Road, Falconer, passed away Monday (October 30, 2017) at UPMC Hamot Medical Center in Erie, Pa. Born Sept. 3, 1930, in Sprankle Mills, Pa., she was the daughter of Reed and Vera (Kennedy) Thomas. On May 15, 1948, in Erie, Pa., she married ...

Alice F. Walker

Alice F. Walker, 90, of Kennedy passed away Monday (Oct. 30, 2017) in Heritage Park Rehab and Skilled Nursing in Jamestown. She was born May 25, 1927, in Busti, N.Y., the daughter of the late Clyde and Gertrude Barnes Firth. Alice was a graduate of WCA School of Nursing and was a nurse ...

Martha J. Skye Craumer

Martha J. Skye Craumer, 50, of 2792 Route 394, Steamburg, passed away Tuesday (Oct. 31, 2017) at home with her family by her side. She was born Jan. 28, 1967, in Salamanca, N.Y., the daughter of the late Murry Basil Clark and Karen Bucktooth of Irving, N.Y. Martha attended Salamanca High ...

Roberta (Babe) Bendle

Roberta (Babe) Bendle, 74, of Salinas, Puerto Rico, formerly of Cherry Creek, N.Y., passed on to be with the Lord on Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017, in San Lucas Hospital in Guayama, Puerto Rico. She was born at home on March 11, 1943, in Bemus Point, N.Y., the daughter of the late Robert L. Bendle ...

Dennis G. Lindgren

Dennis G. Lindgren, 73, of Falconer, passed away at 4:23 p.m. Sunday (Oct. 29, 2017) at his residence. He was born in Blanchard, Pa., on May 8, 1944, the son of the late Wellington and Laura Saber Lindgren. He was a self-employed roofer and owned D&D Roofing for over 30 years. He was ...

Thomas A Griswold

Thomas A Griswold, 59 of Sherman, New York, passed away Tuesday Oct. 31, 2017. Born in Westfield, N.Y., on June 24, 1958, Tom was the son of the late Ralph and Marie Griswold. Tom was employed by Dahlstrom's, Ethan Allen and Aero. In his spare time, he enjoyed gardening and landscaping, in ...

Susie V. Ruth

Susie V. Ruth, 87, of Harris Hill Road, Falconer, passed away Tuesday (Oct. 31, 2017) at UPMC Hamot Medical Center in Erie, Pa. She was the wife of Richard W. Ruth. The family will receive family and friends from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday in the VanRensselaer & Son Funeral Home, 14 Church ...

Donald G. Stearns Sr.

Donald G. Stearns Sr., 85, of 15 N. Pearl St. Frewsburg, passed away Monday (Oct. 30, 2017) at his home. He was born Sept. 19, 1932, in South Dayton, the son of Gordon and Bertha White Stearns. Before retiring, he had been employed at the former Chautauqua Hardware. Don was a U.S. Army ...

Alan L. Mackie

Alan L. Mackie, 72, of 1057 Spencer Road, Kiantone, passed away Monday Oct. 30, 2017. He was the husband of Bonita Mackie. A celebration of life will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday in the Trinity United Methodist Church in Frewsburg. The family will receive friends two hours prior to the ...

Virginia C. “Ginny” Barnes

Virginia C. "Ginny" Barnes, 87, formerly of Falconer passed away Tuesday (Oct. 31, 2017) in Heritage Village Rehab and Skilled Nursing, Gerry. She was preceded in death by her husband, Edward S. "Stu" Barnes, whom she married April 17, 1948, in Falconer and who died April 22, 1992. A ...

Benjamin H. Haskins

Benjamin H. Haskins died on Oct. 27, 2017. Ben was born the eldest son of Mar44 W. Falconer St. J. Haskins and Virginia G. Haskins on Sept. 11, 1944. They preceded him in death. He is survived by his brother, M. William Haskins from Arizona; three cousins: John Haskins, Susan Hedberg of ...

Marvin E. “Bill” Kimpel

Marvin E. "Bill" Kimpel, 71, formerly of South Dayton, passed away Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017, at Heritage Green Rehab and Skilled Nursing. He was born April 25, 1946, in Newark, N.J., a son of the late Marvin E. and Ruth Hoppes Kimpel Herpich. He was a veteran of the Vietnam conflict ...

George P. Ross

George P. Ross, 82, of Corry, Pa., and Clymer, N.Y., was called home on Monday, Oct. 30, 2017, at Heritage Village in Gerry, NY. A complete obituary will be announced through the Nelson Funeral Home and Cremation Services, in Youngsville, Pa., when available.

Margaret I. Harsen Langworthy

Margaret I. Harsen Langworthy, 96, of 2229 Second Ave.. Cottage Park, Lakewood, passed away Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017, in her home. An area resident since 1940, she was born July 27, 1922, in Franklinville, N.Y., the daughter of the late Walter and Mildred Houghton Harsen. Margaret was a 1940 ...

Susan L. Johnson

Susan L. Johnson, 66, of Waterboro Hill Road, Kennedy, town of Ellington, passed away Monday (Oct. 30, 2017) at home, with her family by her side after an extended illness. Mrs. Johnson was born Nov. 1, 1950, in Jamestown, the daughter of the late George Robert Lindquist and Doratha J. ...

Alice F. Walker

Alice F. Walker, 90, of Kennedy, passed away Monday (Oct, 30, 2017) in Heritage Park Rehab and Skilled Nursing in Jamestown. A complete obituary will be in the Wednesday edition of The Post-Journal. Arrangements will be announced by the Falconer Funeral Home.

Julia C. Phelan

Julia C. Phelan, 63, of 116 VanBuren St., Jamestown, passed away at 7:20 a.m. Monday, Oct, 30, 2017, in her home following a brief illness. An area resident for the past 32 years, she was born Oct. 5, 1954, in Far Rockaway, N.Y., a daughter of the late William Francis and Rose Crovella ...

Wilbur B. Repine

Wilbur B. Repine, 80, of Sugar Grove, Pa., passed away Saturday afternoon, Oct. 28, 2017, at the John and Orpha Blair Hospice House in Warren, Pa. He was born Jan. 15, 1937, in James City, Pa, a son of the late Homer and Callie (Lydick) Repine. Earlier in life, Wilbur worked at American ...

Raymond Hoffman

Raymond L. Hoffman, 95, of Warren, Pa., died Friday, Oct. 27, 2017, at The Rouse Home in Youngsville, Pa. Born on Sept. 16, 1922, in Warren, Pa., he was the son of the late Charles and Nellie Gosden Hoffman. On Nov. 20, 1948, in Warren, Pa., he married Evelyn Hettenbaugh Hoffman, who died on ...