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Obituaries

Ruth F. Bushnell

GOWANDA, N.Y. — Ruth F. Bushnell, 89, of Gowanda, passed away Monday, Feb. 3, 2020, at the Jennie B. Richmond Nursing Home in Springville. She was born on March 19, 1930, in Buffalo, the daughter of the late Edward and Ethel (Rouse) Fox. On July 18, 1948, she married Richard Bushnel,l who ...

Nina P. Tedesco

Nina P. Tedesco, 95, of Jamestown, passed away Tuesday (Feb, 4, 2020) in her home. She is survived by her husband, Thomas A. Tedesco. Arrangements will be announced by the Falconer Funeral Home.

Joshua L Kilian

Joshua L Kilian, 31, of Jamestown, passed away Dec, 30, 2019. He was born Aug. 28, 1988, in Pittsburgh, Pa., the son of Dan Travis and Barbara Hollis Travis. He was a welder by trade. Joshua loved kids and they loved him. He enjoyed making people happy, putting others before himself. Josh ...

Garth H. “Bud” Secor Elizabeth A. “Betty” Saff Secor

A memorial service celebrating the lives of Garth H. “Bud” Secor, who died Feb. 18, 2018, and his wife Elizabeth A. “Betty” Saff Secor, who died Jan. 10, 2020, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, 2020, in Christ Chapel of Lutheran Social Services. The Rev. Daniel S. Rumfelt, pastor ...

Nancy J. Glatz

Nancy J. Glatz, 70, of Jamestown, passed away unexpectedly at 9:45 a.m., Monday, Feb. 3, 2020, in her home. She was the wife of Craig A. Glatz. Her funeral arrangements will be announced by the Lind Funeral Home.

Diana L. Dean

Diana L. Dean, 80, of 39 Flagg Ave., Jamestown, passed away at 2:34 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 2, 2020, in the home of her daughter, surrounded by her family. A lifelong area resident, she was born Jan. 30, 1939, in Jamestown, N.Y., a daughter of the late Martin and Frances Fedorsic Misck. In ...

Ruth F. Bushnell

GOWANDA — Ruth F. Bushnell, 89, of Gowanda, N.Y., passed away Monday, Feb. 3, 2020. Arrangements are incomplete and under the direction of Mentley Funeral Home Inc., 105 E. Main St. in Gowanda, N.Y. A full obituary will appear in the Wednesday edition of The Post-Journal.

Marcia Jean Cavender Crowell

Marcia Jean Cavender Crowell was born Feb. 28, 1958. and passed away Dec. 28, 2019, unexpectedly at Hamot Erie, Pa. Marcia was survived by her husband of 44 years, Robert Crowell; granddaughters: Angela J. Ryen and Miranda Lee Ryen of Sinclairville N.Y.; and son-in-law, Rudy Ryen of ...

Elaine K. White

Elaine K. White, 62, of Cassadaga, passed away, Saturday, at Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester. Wife of Bev Niclo Alexander; mother of Carrie (Jim) Wirges, Jarod (Kristin) White and Tom Alexander; Daughter of June Woollett and the late Merle Woollett. Arrangements to be announced by ...

Frances L. Halpainy

Frances L. Halpainy, 88, formerly of Panama, passed away Monday, Feb. 3, 2020, at Heritage Village Rehab & Skilled Nursing, Gerry Wife of the late Karl; mother of Steven (Jamie) and Jeffrey (Mary) Halpainy, Maureen Casler and the late Rhonda Halpainy-Livermore. Arrangements to be ...

Timothy C. Brown

Timothy C. Brown, 60, of 54 New York Ave., Lakewood, died unexpectedly Sunday morning, Feb. 2, 2020, at UPMC Chautauqua. The husband of Kathy Brown, he was a financial advisor/broker for Bodell Overcash Anderson & Co. His funeral arrangements will be announced by the Lind Funeral Home.

Wesley P. Sly Sr.

Wesley P. Sly Sr., 96, formerly of Fredonia, N.Y. and Jamestown, N.Y., died Monday, Feb. 3, 2020, at the Chautauqua Nursing & Rehabilitation Center. Funeral services will be announced at a later date. Arrangements by David J. Dengler, LARSON- TIMKO Funeral Home, Fredonia, N.Y., 716- ...

Carmelia M. Howe

Carmelia M. Howe, 95, formerly of Mayville, N.Y., passed away Saturday (Feb. 1, 2020) in Heritage Green Rehab and Skilled Nursing. She was born July 27, 1924, in Queens, N.Y., the daughter of the late John F. and Elizabeth T. Soriano MacDowell Sr. Carmelia was a graduate of ...

Jeffery L. Woodard

WESTFIELD — Jeffery L. Woodard, 59, of Munson Road, Westfield, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2020, at Absolut Care of Westfield following a brief illness. Jeffery was born on March 14, 1960, in Jamestown, N.Y., the son of Kenneth Woodard of Sherman, N.Y., and the late Janet ...

Lena M. Elliott (VanderSchaaf)

Lena M. Elliott (VanderSchaaf), 74, of Fredonia, N.Y,, died Friday, Jan. 31, 2020, at UPMC Hamot in Erie. Pa. Lena was born June 17, 1945 to Floyd and Elizabeth (Damon) VanderSchaaf. She was raised in Clymer, N.Y., and attended Clymer schools, graduating from Clymer Central School in ...

Nancy R. Harner

Nancy R. Harner, 81, of 225 Indiana Ave., died Friday, Jan. 31, 2020, in her home surrounded by her family after a lengthy battle with Alzheimer's disease. A native of Westfield, N.Y., she was born April 5, 1938, a daughter of the late Joseph and Charlotte Stebbins Ricketts. She was a ...

Steven T. Carlson

Steven T. Carlson, 68, died unexpectedly on Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2020, at his home in Davenport, Fla. He was born on March 16, 1951 in Jamestown, N.Y., the only son of late Carol and Elmer Carlson. He graduated from Jamestown High School, class of 1969. He earned his bachelors degree in ...

Victoria “Vicky” S. Crosetti

Victoria “Vicky” S. Crosetti, formerly of Fluvanna, passed away Jan. 22, 2020, in Knoxville, Tenn. She was born Jan. 26, 1953, in Johnstown, Pa., to the late William and Catherine Joann Krishock. The Krishock family moved in 1963 to Fluvanna, where Vicky graduated in 1970 from Maple ...

John W. Thomas Jr.

John W. Thomas Jr., 61, of 517 Stowe St., died Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2020, in his home. He was born Aug. 18, 1958, in Philipsburg, Pa., a son of John Thomas Sr. and the late Eileen Eade Thomas. Prior to his retirement, he was employed by Monofrax for 42 years, where he had been a ...

Syble G. Tenpas

Syble G. Tenpas passed from this life to the next on Jan. 29, 2020, in the presence of her family. She was born Oct. 28, 1930, in Stedman, N.Y., the daughter of Kenneth and Harriet Green. She attended Chautauqua Central School. At the end of World War II, she met Harold Tenpas who was home ...