Obituaries

Ruth M. Danielson

Ruth M. Danielson, 98, of Cumming, Ga., formerly of Frewsburg, died Wednesday (Jun. 28, 2017) in Cumming, Ga. She was born March 14, 1919, in Frewsburg, the daughter of Merle and Bessie Bole Johnson. She was a member of Zion Lutheran Church in Frewsburg. Ruth is survived by two children: ...

Clara M. Ecker Blanchard

MAYVILLE — Clara M. Ecker Blanchard, 90, of Mayville, died Tuesday, June 27, 2017, in Absolut Care of Westfield. She was born Feb. 2, 1927, in Blockville, N.Y., the daughter of the late Eugene and Anna Perdue Ecker. Clara had worked in several local restaurants during her lifetime, and ...

Gregory J. “Greg” Deppas

Gregory J. "Greg" Deppas, 59, of West Third Street, Jamestown, N.Y., passed away Wednesday, June 28, 2017, at UPMC Chautauqua WCA. He was born Nov. 19, 1957, in Jamestown, N.Y., the son of the late Andrew G. Deppas and Pat Luciano Deppas of Jamestown, N.Y. Greg was a graduate of ...

Juliana Gonda Dugaw

Juliana Gonda Dugaw passed over Tuesday evening June 27, 2017, at Absolut Care of Westfield, N.Y., with her loving husband, Max by her side. As per Juliana's wishes there will be no visitation and a memorial service will take place at a later time and will be announced at that time. ...

Betty J. Miller

Betty J. Miller, 83, formerly of Hartfield-Stockton Road, Dewittville, N.Y., passed away on Tuesday, June 27, 2017, at Heritage Village Rehab and Skilled Nursing, Gerry, N.Y. She was born Oct. 7, 1933, in Hubbardsville, N.Y., the late daughter of Vyron and Kate Dinwiddie Lake. Betty was a ...

Salvatore “Sam” Caruso

Salvatore "Sam" Caruso, 89, of 222 Sampson St., passed away June 28, 2017, with his family by his side. Sam was born Jan. 3, 1928, the son of the late Vincenzo and Sebastiana Finocchiaro Caruso. In earlier years, Sam was raised with his four siblings in New York City and after serving in ...

Kenneth W. Eddy

A memorial service for Kenneth W. Eddy who passed away Oct. 22, 2016, at his home in York. S.C., will be held Sunday, July 2, at 2 p.m. at the Open Meadows United Methodist Church, 3183 Open Meadows Road, Ashville. Kenneth was born in Jamestown, on April 10, 1951, the son of the late Robert K. ...

Virginia A. Darling

Virginia A. Darling, 101 of Wetmore, Kans.,, formerly of Dodge Road, Frewsburg, died Monday (Jun. 26, 2017) at Holton Community Hosp. in Holton, Kans. She was born March 24, 1916, in Frewsburg, the daughter of Clayton and Nellie Rhodes Vandewark. She had been employed at the former Norquist ...

Calvin Potwin Betty Potwin

Family and friends are invited to attend a graveside service for Calvin Potwin, who died October 2016 and Betty Potwin, who died February 2017, at 11 a.m., July 3, at the Valley View Cemetery in Ellington, N.Y. The Rev. Richard Peterson will officiate.

John E. Bylund

John E. Bylund, 90, formerly of Dutch Hollow Road, Bemus Point, N.Y., passed away at 4:26 p.m. Friday, June 23, 2017, in UPMC Chautauqua WCA Hospital. A lifelong area resident, he was born May 2, 1927, in Jamestown, N.Y., a son of the late Eric A. and Evelyn A. Lofgren Bylund. He was a ...

Laura L. Reed

Laura L. Reed, age 81, of Jamestown passed away on Sunday, June 18, 2017, unexpectedly. Laura was born Jan. 30, 1936, in Fredonia, N.Y., to Dewey and Nellie (Gibbs) Winchell. She was employed by Chautauqua County as a Long Term Home Health Aide. Laura is survived by her sister, Florence Gens ...

Betty J. Miller

Betty J. Miller, 83, formerly of Hartfield-Stockton Road, Dewittville, N.Y., passed away Tuesday, June 27, 2017, at Heritage Park Nursing and Rehab, Gerry, N.Y. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time. A full obituary will be published in Thursday's edition of The Post- ...

George W. Hanson

George W. Hanson, 86, of Busti, formerly of Brown Street, Kiantone, died Tuesday, June 27, 2017, in his home surrounded by his loving family. An area resident all of his life, he was born May 15, 1931, in Jamestown, a son of the late Walter Hanson and Ellen Swanson Hanson Gilbert. A 1950 ...

Clara M. Ecker Blanchard

MAYVILLE — Clara M. Ecker Blanchard, 90, of Mayville, died Tuesday, June 27, 2017, in the Absolut Care of Westfield. She was born Feb. 2, 1927, in Blockville, N.Y., the daughter of the late Eugene and Anna Perdue Ecker. Clara had worked in several local restaurants during her lifetime, ...

Pauline J. Bouckhuyt

In honor and memory of our dear friend, Pauline J. Bouckhuyt, 87, of Lakewood, N.Y., who was welcomed into everlasting peace on July 1, 2016, a celebration of life service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 1, 2017, in the Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, Lakewood. The Rev. Timothy J. Hoyer, ...

Edna Levy

Edna Levy, 77, of Jamestown, passed away Sunday (June 25, 2017) at the Lutheran Home. She was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., on March 18, 1940. She was employed as a sewer at Allied Industries and in earlier years, she was employed at The Resource Center. Edna is survived by her children: Carmen ...

Warren E. Swartzentruber

Warren E. Swartzentruber, 70, of 50 Robinson Ave., died Monday, June 26, 2017, in Absolut of Westfield. He was born March 3, 1947, in Wayne County, N.Y., a son of the late Joseph and Edythe McCoy Swartzentruber. Prior to his retirement, he was employed by Dowcraft as a factory worker and ...

Kara Louise Okerlund Webb

Kara Louise Okerlund Webb of Ralston, Neb., passed away after a short illness, on June 18, 2017, with her children and grandchildren by her side. She was born May 29, 1970, in Seoul, Korea, and became a treasured member of the Okerlund clan in March, 1971. Kara was a graduate of Mayville ...

Rev. Ralph Clarence Unruh

The Rev. Ralph Clarence Unruh, 89, of Sawyer, passed away Monday, June 26, 2017, at his home surrounded by his loving family. Funeral Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 29, 2017, at The Boyd Chapel of Pike Funeral and Cremation Services, 9191 Red Arrow Highway, Bridgman, MI ...

John E. Stanbro

John E. Stanbro, 57, of French Creek-Mina Road, Clymer, N.Y., died on Friday, June 23, 2017, at St. Vincent Hospital in Erie, Pa. John was born Dec. 12, 1959, in Corry, Pa., a son of Inez Carter Stanbro of Clymer, N.Y., and the late John E. Stanbro. John was raised and educated in Clymer, ...