Obituaries

Ramon Cody Spunaugle

Ramon Cody Spunaugle, 23, of Jamestown, died Friday July 12, 2019 the result of a motor vehicle accident. Arrangements will be announced by the Lind Funeral Home.

Robert L. “Bud” Ericson

Robert L. “Bud” Ericson, 72, formerly of Busti, passed away Thursday, July 11, 2019, in his home. He was born April 19, 1947, in Jamestown, the son of the late Robert O. and Ellen Timblin Ericson. Bud was a U.S. Army veteran, serving in Korea. For over 20 years, he owned and operated Bud ...

Rodney G. Scott

Rodney G. Scott, 66, of Jamestown, passed away July 10, 2019, at Heritage Park. He was born June 27, 1953, in Dunkirk, N.Y., the son of Gene and Erma Jean Scott. Arrangements are entrusted to Hubert Funeral Home and Cremation Services Visitation will not be observed. Burial will be ...

Joyce G. Bell

Joyce G. Bell, 74, of Jamestown, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, July 10, 2019, in UPMC Chautauqua. She was the wife of John W. “Jack” Bell, and had owned and operated Joyce’s Beauty Shop for many years. Her funeral arrangements will be announced by the Lind Funeral Home.

Myrna Lehman

Myrna M. Lehman, 88, of Warren, Pa. formerly of Jamestown, N.Y., went home to be with her Lord on Wednesday, July 10, 2019, at The Rouse Home in Youngsville, Pa. Born on Nov. 8, 1930, in Randolph, N.Y., she was the daughter of the late Clifford C. and Helen Truesdell Tennies. Myrna pastored ...

Shirley Ann Chamberlain

Shirley Ann Chamberlain, 83, of Jamestown, passed away Wednesday, July 3, 2019, following a lengthy illness. She was born at home on Jan. 11, 1936 in Mina, Chautauqua County, N.Y., the youngest child of the late Jason and Dorothy Roberson Grimes. Prior to retirement, Shirley was employed ...

James Michael Kaczar

James Michael Kaczar, 55, of Jamestown, N.Y,, and most recently of Ocala, Fla.. passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, June 18, 2019. Jim was born Sept. 5, 1963, on Long Island, N.Y., the son of and preceded in death by Joseph Kaczar and Carole Powell Collins. As a diehard Elvis fan since he was ...

Richard P. Szymanski

FORESTVILLE— Richard P. Szymanski, 63, of Ball Hill Road, Forestville, passed away Monday, July 8, 2019, at Buffalo General Hospital, following a lifelong battle with Cystic Fibrosis. He was born in Gowanda, on Nov. 28, 1955, the son of the late Major and Violet (Chzanowski) Szymanski. ...

Margaret Bailey

Margaret Bailey, 88, formerly of Pimlico Ave., Salamanca, N.Y., and Napoli, N.Y., died at Salamanca Nursing & Rehab, following a long illness. Born Sept. 2, 1930, in Napoli, N.Y., she was the daughter of the late David and Rosa Hoxie Shenfiel. She was married on Feb. 18, 1956, in Napoli, ...

Robert L. Carlson

Robert L. Carlson, 84, of Martin Road, Jamestown, passed away on July 9, 2019. Visitation will be observed from 4-7 p.m. Tuesday, July 16, at the Lind Funeral Home. A service of remembrance will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 17, at the funeral home with a graveside internment service ...

Robert C. Green

Robert C. Green, 57, of Sinclairville, and a former Carriage House employee, passed away Tuesday, July 9, 2019. Husband of Dawn Lewis Green; father of Shannon (Joseph) Jackson, Stephanie Green and Suzanne (Cody) Sischo; son of Catherine Catalano Green and the late Edward Green. A memorial ...

Kathy Jean Rumbaugh

Kathy Jean Rumbaugh was born Feb. 28, 1951, the daughter of the late June Loucks. She passed away at Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital on July 8, 2019. She was originally from Jamestown, but relocated to Virginia Beach, Virginia in 2000. She enjoyed playing computer games and ...

Myrna M. Lehman

Myrna M. Lehman, 88, of Warren, Pa., formerly of Jamestown, N.Y., passed away Wednesday, July 10, 2019, at The Rouse Home in Youngsville, Pa. A complete obituary will be announced when available through the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home Inc., Warren, Pa.

Jeffery S. Ward Sr.

Jeffery S. Ward Sr., born July 26, 1963, in Norwich, Conn., died June 14, 2019, in Buffalo, N.Y., after a brief illness. Jeff loved people and music. He’s survived by six children, many grandchildren, six sisters, two brothers and many nieces and nephews. Jeff is preceded by his mother, ...

Miller Nazario

Miller Nazario, 65, of Jamestown, passed away July 6, 2019, at UPMC Hamot. He was born Aug. 13, 1954, the son of Juan and Anna Nazario. Miller was a proud Veteran of the Vietnam War. Miller worked for years bartending at the Rusty Nail. He also worked at Tilaro Bakery. He was passionate ...

Dolores Marie Schrader Spink

Dolores Marie Schrader Spink, 87, went to be with her Lord on Sunday, July 7, 2019. She was born Feb. 5, 1932, in Jamestown, N.Y., the daughter of the late Fred A Schrader Sr. and Donna Olive Meleen (Schrader) Lowman. Dee, as she was called, graduated from Jamestown High School in 1950, and ...

Clifford C. Hotchkiss

Clifford C. Hotchkiss, 77, of Falconer, passed away Monday (July 8, 2019) in the VA Medical Center, Buffalo, N.Y. A lifelong area resident, he was born Sept. 24, 1941, in Salamanca, N.Y., the son of the late Clyde and Edith Maynard Hotchkiss. He was a graduate of Falconer High School and ...

Barbara S. Rasmusson

Barbara S. Rasmusson, 82, of 322 Cole Ave., passed away Sunday, July 7, 2019, in her home (following a relatively short but difficult battle with cancer). She was born Aug. 8, 1936, in Jamestown, a daughter of the late William and Loretta Johnson Sandbloom. Barbara was a very talented ...

Priscilla Troxell VanTassel

Priscilla Troxell VanTassel, 60, of 986 Creek Road, Sugar Grove, Pa., died Monday, July 8, 2019, in her home surrounded by the love of Christ and her family. Priscilla had suffered from a rare heart and liver condition for many years, but now has a life free from pain and full of ...

Josephine M. Fonti

Josephine M. Fonti, 92, of Falconer, passed away Tuesday, (July 9, 2019) in Lutheran Home. A lifelong area resident, she was born April 3, 1927, in Salamanca, N.Y., the daughter of the late Stanley and Mary Wereski Milanowski. Josephine attended Salamanca High School and was a member of Our ...