Obituaries

James C. Washburg

James C. Washburg, 87, of Falconer, passed away Wednesday (March 21, 2018) in his home. He was born Oct. 19, 1930, in Jamestown, the son of the late Franklin and Beatrice Reed Washburg. James attended Jamestown High School and was a veteran of the U.S. Army serving during the Korean War ...

Linda E. Knight

Linda E. Knight, 70, of 114 Arcade Ave., died Tuesday, March 20, 2018, in UPMC Chautauqua WCA. A Jamestown resident all of her life, she was born July 14, 1947, a daughter of the late Kenneth and Al-ice Peterson Weatherly. She was a 1965 graduate of Jamestown High School and later ...

Robert D. Hedrich

RANDOLPH — Robert D. Hedrich, 71, of 170 Main St., East Randolph, passed away, Wednesday, March 21, 2018, in Olean General Hospital. Husband of Kathy Hedrich. A full obituary for the funeral services will follow in the Saturday edition of The Post-Journal. Arrangements are ...

Madelaine V. “Maddie” DiMaio Risley

Madelaine V. "Maddie" DiMaio Risley, 93, of Luthern Jamestown, passed away Tuesday (March 20, 2018) at the home. She was born April 8, 1924, in Falconer, the daughter of Louis and Charlotte Nordstrom Vogolla. Before retirement, she had been employed at Marlin Rockwell/TRW and prior to ...

Curtiss Clark Bohall

Curtiss Clark Bohall, 83 of Cottonwood, Ariz., passed away Feb. 16, 2018, in Flagstaff, Ariz. He was born June 12, 1934, in Randolph, N.Y., to Ralph Bohall and Eleanore Caswell. Curt attended Randolph Central High. He retired from the U.S. Navy in 1982 as an aviation electronics tech first ...

Carl Richard Amberman

Carl Richard Amberman, 98, of Jamestown, N.Y., and New Port Richey, Fla., passed away peacefully at 9:19 am Saturday, March 3, 2018, in his home. He was born Sept. 8, 1919 in Goffstown, N.H., a son of the late Frederick A. Amberman and Stella Dana. Carl graduated from Rochester High School ...

Betty G. Johnson

Betty G. Johnson, 92, of 126 Stowe St., passed away on Tuesday, March 13, 2018, in the Heritage Park Rehab and Skilled Nursing Facility. She was born in Chedwel, N.Y., on May 16, 1925, a daughter of the late John C. and Jessie Haskin Graves. She was married to Everett C. Johnson on April ...

Fred A. Schrader Jr.

Fred A. Schrader Jr., 81, of Jamestown, passed away Monday (March 19, 2018) in UPMC Chautauqua/WCA Hospital. A lifelong area resident, he was born Dec. 15, 1936, in Jamestown, the son of the late Fred A. and Angeline F. Maslach Schrader Sr. Fred was a 1954 graduate of Falconer High School. ...

Robert “Woody” Woodin Sr.

Robert "Woody" Woodin Sr., 78, of Bear Lake, Pa., died Wednesday, March 21, 2018, at the Corry Manor. He was born June 19, 1939, in Lottsville, Pa., a son of the late Hubert Archie and Inez Hildum Woodin, Sr. Woody was raised and educated in the Lottsville area and graduated from Youngsville ...

Laurie M. (Motto) Faso

With the Lord as her guiding light and her husband and children by her side, Laurie M. (Motto) Faso, 54, of Fredonia, N.Y., died on March 21, 2018, peacefully at home. She was born in Dunkirk, N.Y. on April 30, 1963, the daughter of Gerald and Janice (Keith) Motto. She graduated from Dunkirk ...

Clara Mable Milliman

Clara Mable Milliman, 79, formerly of Falconer, passed away Tuesday (March 20, 2018) in Heritage Green Rehab and Skilled Nursing. She was born May 14, 1938, in Hamburg, N.Y., the daughter of the late Carl and Laura Hendrickson Stephens. Clara attended Randolph High School and was employed ...

Linda E. Knight

Linda E. Knight, 70, of 114 Arcade Ave., died Tuesday, March 20, 2018, in UPMC Chautauqua WCA. Prior to her retirement in 2014, she was employed by The Resource Center as a resident manager for over 20 years. Following retirement, she worked as a private duty home care aide. She was the ...

James C. Washburg

James C. Washburg, 87, of Falconer, passed away Wednesday (March 21, 2018) in his home. The funeral will be at 7 p.m. Friday in the Falconer Funeral Home. Friends will be received by the family from 5-7 p.m. Friday in the funeral home. A complete obituary will be published in the ...

Douglas Brian Scott

Douglas Brian Scott, 52, of Sanford, N.C., passed away, March 14, 2018, at Sanford Health and Rehab. He was born in Jamestown, N.Y., on May, 1 1965, to Richard Scott and the late Judy Monfort. He attended Falconer Central Schools, Devry University, and ITT Technical Institute. Besides his ...

George R. Bridenbaker

KENNEDY — George R. Bridenbaker, 95, of 4311 Waterboro Hill Road, Kennedy, passed away 6:58 p.m., Monday, March 19, 2018, in the UPMC Chautauqua WCA. He was born Sept. 20, 1922, in Conewango, the son of the late Ray George and Myrtle Wright Bridenbaker. George was a graduate of ...

Donald L. Aldrich

Donald L. Aldrich, 57, of 37 Linden Ave., died Sunday, March 18, 2018, in Roswell Park Memorial Cancer Institute, following a brief struggle with cancer. He was born Oct. 6, 1960, in Riverhead, L.I., N.Y., the son of the late Jerry and Vivian Besco Aldrich. He was a 1978 graduate of ...

Betty A. Christensen

Betty A. Christensen, 76, of 757 Page Road, Frewsburg, passed away Monday, (March 19, 2018) at her home. She was born Nov. 22, 1941, in Jamestown, the daughter of Richard and Minnie Roberts Johnson. Betty had been employed at the New York State Department of Labor for many years and prior ...

Margie Anne Olander

Margie Anne Olander, 74, formerly of Celoron, N.Y., passed away on March 14, 2018, in Williamsport, Pa. She was born June 15, 1943, the daughter of the late William and Pearl Olander. She graduated from Jamestown High School in 1962 and retired from Monarch Plastics. Margie also spent many ...

Dale L. Huddleson

Dale L. Huddleson, 69, of Jamestown, passed away peacefully at 10:20 p.m., Monday, March 19, 2018, in her home following a brief illness. A lifelong area resident, she was born Aug. 21, 1948, in Jamestown, N.Y., a daughter of the late Richard Garland and Mary Mattilda Durnell Huddleson. She ...

Fred A. Schrader Jr.

Fred A. Schrader Jr., 81, of Jamestown, passed away Monday (March 19, 2018) in UPMC Chautauqua WCA. Prior to retirement, he was employed by Jamestown Public Schools for over 50 years having taught fourth grade, art and special education. Surviving are his wife, Jean L. Johnson Schrader, ...