Obituaries

Paul Mancuso Jr.

Paul Mancuso Jr., 70, of Jamestown passed away June 30, 2017, surrounded by his family after a short battle with cancer. Paul served in the U.S. Army. Surviving are a daughter, Tammy Mancuso (Likeith); three grandsons, Mathew Mancuso (Rachael), Jeffery Chamberlain (Dannielle) and Justin ...

Roger and Betty Childs

A dual burial will take place at Evergreen Cemetery for Roger and Betty Childs on Friday, July 7, 2017, at 11 a.m. Roger and Betty met on a blind date and married on July 7, 1956. Roger and Betty had six children: Jennifer (died at birth); Peggy Skillman and husband, Peter; Michael Childs and ...

Barbara J. Bowen

\Barbara J. Bowen, 79, of West Perimeter Road, Steamburg, Town of Coldspring, passed away on Monday, July 3, 2017 at UPMC-Hamot Hospital. In Erie, Pa. She was the wife of Ronald Allen Bowen. A full obituary will appear when information is received. To leave a condolence log onto ...

Charlotte A. Courson

Charlotte A. Courson

Charlotte A. Courson, 80, of Heritage Village Retirement Campus, died July 2, 2017. A Jamestown resident most of her life, she was born in Callenburg, Pa. She was a daughter of William and Myrtle Barger Linamen. She drove school bus for the Frewsburg Central School System and for the ...

Charles E. Fricker

RANDOLPH — Charles E. Fricker, 81, of Manley Hill Road, Randolph, Town of Napoli, passed away on Sunday, July 2, 2017, at UPMC Chautauqua WCA. He was a retired employee of Metallic Ladder Corporation in Randolph. Visitation and services will not be observed. A full obituary will be in ...

Steven D. Marchincin

Steven D. Marchincin, 55, of 2592 Berg Road, died unexpectedly Sunday July 2, 2017, in UPMC Chautauqua WCA. He was the husband of Pamela Dowd Marchincin. For many years he was employed by LRK Design Group, Erie, Pa. Arrangements will be announced by the Lind Funeral Home.

Marley V. Swanson

Marley V. Swanson, 5 years old, passed away Monday, July 3, 2017, following a difficult battle with cancer. He was the son of Bradley S. and Diana L. Swanson. His funeral arrangements will be announced by the Lind Funeral Home.

Robert L. Johnson

Robert L. Johnson, 72, of Matthews Run Road, Youngsville, passed away peacefully Saturday July 1, 2017, at his residence surrounded by his family. Bob was born Oct. 25, 1944, in Jamestown, N.Y., a son to the late Ray and Mary Higley Johnson. Bob served in the Pennsylvania National Guard, ...

Vivian E. Curtis (Barton)

Vivian E. Curtis (Barton), 88, passed away peacefully on July 1, 2017, at 10:55 p.m., at the Lutheran Home and Rehabilitation Center in Jamestown, N.Y. Vivian was born Dec. 8, 1928, in Jamestown, N.Y., where she remained a lifelong resident. Vivian was an extraordinary woman who touched ...

Stephen D. Young

Stephen D. Young, 68, of 3298 West Oak Hill Road, Jamestown, passed away at 12:20 p.m. Saturday, July 1, 2017, in his home. A lifelong area resident, he was born Aug. 13, 1948, in Jamestown, N.Y., a son of the late Donald M. and Versel M. Hagberg Young. Steve was a 1966 graduate of ...

Robert Johnson

Robert Johnson, 72, of Matthews Run Road, Youngsville, Pa., passed away Saturday, July 1, 2017, peacefully at his residence. A complete obituary will be announced through the Nelson Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Youngsville when available.

Bernice G. Mason

GERRY — Bernice G. Mason, 88, a resident of Heritage Village Rehab & Skilled Nursing Facility, Gerry, formerly of Mile Strip Road, South Dayton, died Saturday, July 1, 2017, at her residence. She was born in the town of Villenova on Dec. 27, 1928, the daughter of the late Roland and ...

Carol L. Moyer

Carol L. Moyer, 72, formerly of Hultquist Place, 715 Falconer St., Jamestown, N.Y., passed away at 2:05 a.m., Saturday, July 1, 2017, in the Sena Kean Manor Nursing Home, Smethport, Pa. A Smethport, Pa., resident for most of her life, she was born April 19, 1945, in Jamestown, N.Y., a ...

Richard Jackson

A Memorial Mass for Richard Jackson, 83, of Bemus Point, N.Y., and Fort Myers Beach, Fla., who died Jan. 6, 2017, will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 8, at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Bemus Point. The family will greet friends at a reception following the service in fellowship ...

Jack William Lindholme

Jack William Lindholme, 81, of Arizona City, passed away in the arms of his wife, on June 24, 2017. He was born Sept. 14, 1935, in Jamestown, N.Y., to Jules and Alice Lindholme. Jack grew up in New York where he graduated from Frewsburg High School. He then joined the U.S. Air Force in ...

Patsy Hyde Loy Sprinkle

Patsy Hyde Loy Sprinkle, a long-time resident of the Chagrin Falls area, died Tuesday June 13, 2017, in her home in South Russell with her family at her side. Patsy was the daughter of Frank and Evelyn Hyde, longtime residents of Jamestown. Frank served as former sports editor of The ...

Barbara K. LaDow Atwell

AYDEN, N.C. — Barbara K. LaDow Atwell, 76, went to be with her Lord Jesus on Friday, June 30, 2017. The funeral service will be conducted Monday at 2 p.m., at Faith Assembly of God in Winterville. Barbara, daughter of the late Earl J. and Edna Lathrop LaDow of Gerry, N.Y., was born in ...

Evelyn Strickland (Dickey) Hurlburt

BEMUS POINT — Evelyn Strickland (Dickey) Hurlburt, a current member of the Bemus Point United Methodist Church, died Saturday, June 17, 2017, at 8:45 p.m. Evelyn will be remembered by many for working as a photographer, as well as various medical assisting roles, including her volunteer work. ...

Jacquelyn Putney Smith

Jacquelyn Putney Smith, 71, of Bemus Point. N.Y., passed away Friday (June 23, 2017) in Olean General Hospital. She was born in Jamestown on Jan. 30, 1946. the daughter of Earl and Roberta LaBaron Putney. Her class was the last class to graduate from Bemus Point Junior Senior High ...

Jim C. Vincent

A memorial service and celebration of life for Jim C. Vincent will be held on Saturday, July 15, 2017, from 1-4 p.m. at the Moose Lodge No. 1681 in Jamestown, N.Y. Jim passed away on Feb. 11, 2017.