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Tri-Counties Genealogy & History by Joyce M. Tice

Obituaries By Cemetery

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Bradford County PA

Chemung County NY

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St. Peter & Paul Cemetery, Elmira, Chemung County NY
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St. Peter & Paul Cemetery Obituaries

HOFFMAN Richard “Dick”
Richard "Dick" Age 81, of Elmira died Monday, February 27, 2006 at the Arnot Ogden Medical Center. Dick was born April 10, 1924, a son of Paul and Anne (Klee) Hoffman. He is predeceased by his first wife Marion Orlousky Hoffman, son Richard Hoffman and infant children, James, Paul and Mariann. Dick is survived by his wife Marilyn Walsh Hoffman; son and daughter-in-law Mike and Marcia Hoffman of Tampa, FL with their sons Matt and Pat; daughter-in-law Susan Hoffman of Wake Forest, NC; sister Betty Schoenwetter of Daytona Beach, FL; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law Joseph and Genevieve Orlousky of Elmira, Patricia and Joseph Cole of Mansfield, PA and Madlyn Orlousky of Carlisle, PA; along with several nieces and nephews. Dick was a very patriotic man serving his country proudly with the U.S. Army Air Force in WWII. He was a member of a B17 bomber squadron involved in the campaigns in Northern France, Ardennes and the Rhineland. Dick had a great love for Seneca Lake, spending week-ends with his family there from May to October. For many years Dick had a cabin cruiser on the lake and for the last few years he had a camper at Clute Park. Tuesday evenings during the summer he could be found at the concerts at Lafayette Park in Watkins Glen. During the winter months Dick enjoyed snowmobiling with his family. Friends are invited to McInerny Funeral Home, corner of Water and Walnut Sts., on Sunday, March 5, 2006 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. A prayer service will be held at the funeral home on Monday, March 6, 2006 at 10:15 a.m., followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. at St. Mary's Church, Elmira. Interment, with full military honors, will follow at St. Peter & Paul's Cemetery. Donations in Dick's memory may be directed to the Arctic League, 114 W. 2nd Street, Elmira, New York 14901.

SAMUEL DAVID HOFMANN, 2 of 1107 Oak St., Friday, Oct. 3, 1958.  Survived by parents, Mr. and Mrs. David R. Hofmann; brother, Paul Andrew at home; maternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Henry E. McLaughlin Sr. of Elmira; paternal grandmother, Mrs. Anna M. Hofmann of Elmira.  Body at Barrett Funeral Home.  Calling hours today and Monday 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.  Prayer service there Tuesday at 8:15 a.m., Mass of the Holy Angels at 9 at St. Cecilia’s Church.  St. Peter and Paul’s Cemetery.  –Elmira Sunday Telegram 10/5/1958

 

HOLLENBECK Jane H. Agan

Of Horseheads, NY: Age 97, died peacefully on Thursday, May 23, 2013 at Elcor Health Services in Horseheads, NY. She was the daughter of the late Fred and Lena (Tucker) Hollenbeck. Surviving Jane is her brother-in-law, Donald Worthington of Orlando, FL; very special nephew, James F. Agan of Elmira, NY; dear friend, Eloise Houseknecht; along with numerous nieces and nephews. Jane was predeceased by her loving and dearly missed husband, James T. Agan after 64 years of marriage. Her sisters, Oralie Worthington, Dorothy Schweizer and Doryl Solomon, along with her brother, Frederick Hollenbeck also preceded her in death. Jane was a communicant of St. Patrick's Church in Elmira and a licensed Radiology Technician, retiring after 25 years with Dr.'s Tillou, Good, Canter and Borja. She was a licensed real estate salesperson for Blauvelt and Silver Castel Real Estate Firms. Jane was a member of Emeritus ASRT & NYSS of R.T. having been President of NYSS of R.T. from 1963-1964. She was also a volunteer at the AOMC, RSVP and Red Cross. At her request there will be no prior calling hours. Graveside services will be held in St. Peter & Paul's Cemetery, Elmira on Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 11:00 AM. Reverend Walter Wainwright will officiate. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be directed to the American Cancer Society, the  American Heart Association , Care First or to the  charity of one's choice  in Jane's memory. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Olthof Funeral Home, Inc.    Star Gazette – May 26, 2013

 

HOLLENBECK -KLUGO, Mariel A.
nee: Hollenbeck - Age 78, of Elmira, NY, died Sunday, April 19, after an extended illness, at home surrounded by her family. Survived by her husband of 52 years, Charles; daughters and son, Mary (Bob) Hurley, Horseheads, Nancy (Tristan) Moreland, Phoenix, AZ; Chip Klugo, Horseheads; grandchildren, Jason and Katherine Hurley, Joshua and Michael Klugo, all of Horseheads, Brienna and Gage Moreland, Phoenix; brother, Norman (Bonnie) Hollenbeck, Seneca Falls, NY; sister and brother-in-law, Dorothy (John) Casey, Elmira, Richard (Lynne) Klugo; several nieces, nephews and cousins; predeceased by her parents, Harriet and Larue Hollenbeck. Mariel was a communicant of St. Casimir's Church, retired as the Republican clerk for the Chemung County Board of Elections and was active in the Republican party for many years. Those wishing may make a donation in her name to Southern Tier Hospice (envelopes available at the Funeral Home). The family will receive relatives and friends at the Kalec Funeral Home on Wednesday, April 22, from 2 to 4:00 p.m. and from 7 to 9:00 p.m., a prayer service there Thursday at 10 a.m. followed by her Mass of Christian Burial in St. Casimir's Church at 11 a.m. Burial to follow in Sts. Peter & Paul's Cemetery. The Family wishes to thank Drs. Reddy, Riley, Becker, Mazza; Physician Assistant, Sam; the nurses on the 3rd and 4th floor of AOMC; and the Hospice nurses, for their kind and helpful care of Mariel.  Published in the Star-Gazette on 4/21/2009

 

DANIEL M. HOLLERAN, late of 322 William Street, Elmira died unexpectedly in Buffalo, Saturday, Dec. 14, 1935.  He was a trainman employed by the Lackawanna Railroad, working out of Buffalo.  Mr. Holleran is survived by his widow, a daughter, Anne; two sons, Robert and William; a sister, Sister Mary Martin of the Sisters of Mercy Convent, Rochester; three brothers, Martin of Elmira, Francis of Rochester and Joseph of Mansfield.  The body will arrive in Elmira over the Lackawanna Railroad Sunday noon and later will be taken to the family home 322 William Street where the funeral will be held Tuesday at 8 a.m. and in the SS. Peter an Paul Church at 9 a.m.  Burial in the SS. Peter and Paul Cemetery.  –Elmira Star-Gazette 12/14/1935

 

HOLLERAN Frances A. GODWIN 

Age 78 of Elmira, NY died on Friday January 25, 2013. Frances was born on December 4, 1934 in Elmira, NY the daughter of the late James and Catherine McGarvey Holleran. She was a Teacher's Aide for the Elmira School District. Frances was predeceased by her loving husband John P. Godwin on February 19, 1997 and by her brother Jim Holleran. Mrs. Godwin was a communicant of Our Lady of Lourdes Church in Elmira, NY. She loved her family and friends and treasured the time she spent with them. Frances is survived by her sons and daughters-in-law: John & Sonia Godwin of Syracuse, NY and David & Anne Godwin of Reading, MA; daughters and son-in-law: Polly Emmons of Binghamton, NY, Susan & Alvina Godwin of Chicago, Illinois and Ann and Dan Costello of Raleigh, NC; grandchildren: Ryan, Dylan, Laura, Grace, John, and Luke; sisters: Mary Kelley of Oneonta, NY and Cecelia Jackman of Syracuse, NY; several nieces, nephews, cousins, and a host of caring friends. The family would like to extend heartfelt thanks to her special friend Ann Adams who helped care for Frances after her husband's death. Relatives and friends are invited to call at the LYNCH FUNERAL HOME 318 WEST BROAD STREET HORSEHEADS, NY on Monday January 28, 2013 from 6-8 PM. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday January 29, 2013 at 11 AM at Our Lady of Lourdes Church in Elmira, NY by the Rev. Scott Kubinski. Mrs. Godwin will be laid to rest next to her beloved husband John in St. Peter & Paul's Cemetery in Elmira, NY.    Star Gazette – January 26, 2013

 

HOLLERAN - GAREY
Gertrude Holleran Age 93 of W. Gray St., Elmira, NY died on Tuesday evening, August 14, 2001 at home. There will be no calling hours. A private funeral service will be held at the HOLLY-KECK & BAKER, INC. FUNERAL HOME at the convenience of the family. Interment will take place in St. Peter & Paul's Cemetery Elmira. The family will provide flowers, those wishing may make memorials to a charity of their choice. She is survived by 4 children, John R. Garey, Jr. of Elmira; Carolyn and Edwin Carpenter of Corning; Mitzie Andrews and Mark Haryan; Joan and James Ramsey, all of Elmira, NY. Grandchildren, Nichole Andrews, Megan Garey, Ned and Carol Carpenter, Payton and Gary Belknap, Thomas, Adrian, Jarrod Dandrea. Great grandchildren Angelina and Lily Belknap. Gert was a former Parishoner of Our Lady of Lourdes Church, retail manager of Kelly's Rexall Drug Store of Main St. Elmira, and was predeceased by her husband John R. Garey Sr. in 1971. A special thanks to Dr. Edward Foster and his wife Hana and nurse Denise.

HOLLERAN Martin J., Jr. Age 85, of Elmira, died Thursday, July 13, 2006 at St. Joseph's Hospital. Marty was born July 3, 1921, a son of Martin J. and Lenora (Lafferty) Holleran. His wife of 56 years, Ethel Crowley Holleran predeceased him on October 1, 1998. Marty is survived by his children, with their spouses, Philip M. and Susie Holleran of Elmira, Louis M. and Kathy Holleran of Horseheads, Joseph P. and Margaret Holleran of Webster, NY, James N. and Maggie Holleran of Lausanne, Switzerland, Kathleen L. and Douglas McKean of Davenport, FL, and Lt. Col. (Ret.) Gerald A. Holleran with wife Christine Gill of Elmira; 11 grandchildren ranging from 3 to 41 years of age; 17 great-grandchildren; sister-in-law Barbara Menzel of Webster, NY; along with numerous nieces and nephews. Marty enlisted in the U.S. Army in 1940 and retired after 35 years of Active and Active Reserve duty. Upon his retirement he had attained the rank of Colonel. Marty was employed by the Elmira Fire Department for 9 years and was also a Staff Administrative Assistant with US Army Reserve. Upon his retirement Marty and Ethel lived in Brooksville, FL for 17 years before returning to Elmira. He was a member of the Elmira Elks Lodge #62 and the Ancient Order of Hibernians. Friends are invited to McInerny Funeral Home, corner of Water and Walnut Sts., on Sunday, July 16, 2006 from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday, July 17, 2006 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Patrick's Church. Interment, with full military honors, will follow at St. Peter & Paul's Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made in Marty's memory to the Trooper A.J. Sperr Scholarship Fund, St. Lawrence School, 1000 N. Greece Road, Rochester, NY 14626. The family expresses their extreme gratitude to Dr. Edward Foster ("My Doctor"), Patrice, and the rest of the staff at IMAST.

HOODAK John - Age 91, formerly of Elmira Heights, died Monday, February 18, 2008 at the Bath VA. John was born July 2, 1916, a son of Michael and Julia Giffert Hoodak. In addition to his parents he is predeceased by his sisters, Stella Peck, Olga Rosplock; brothers, Joseph Hoodak, who died in the Pacific Campaign during WWII, Paul Hoodak, and nephew, Vincent Hoodak. John is survived by his brother, Leo Hoodak of Elmira; nieces and nephews, Mark Peck, Dennis Peck, Laura Mile, Joseph Hoodak, Felecia Tokarski, Leo Hoodak, Anthony Hoodak, Charles Hoodak, Lawrence J. Rosplock, Jr., Robert Rosplock, William Rosplock, and Michael Rosplock. John was a U S Army veteran, entering the military in March 1941 and serving in the European Theatre during World War II. Friends are invited to McInerny Funeral Home, corner of Water and Walnut Sts., on Wednesday, February 20, 2008 from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. A funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Thursday, February 21, 2008 at 10:00 a.m., with Father Vasile Godenciuc officiating. Interment, with full military honors, will follow at St. Peter & Paul's Cemetery.   Published in the Star-Gazette on 2/20/2008.

HOODAK Leo
Loving Husband, Pop, Grandpa & Grandpafather - Age 84, of Elmira, died October 5, 2009 at St. Joseph's Hospital. He is survived by his loving wife, Olive; children, son, Joseph Hoodak; daughter, Felicia (Ted) Tokarski; sons, Leo (Elizabeth) Hoodak, Anthony (Sandy) Hoodak, Charles (Heather) Hoodak; daughter-in-law, Catheigh Hoodak; predeceased by son, Vincent Michael; also survived by 13 grandchildren, 8 great-grandchildren, several nieces, nephews and cousins. Leo was a communicant of Blessed Sacrament Parish and a U.S. Army Veteran of WWII. The family will receive relatives and friends at the Kalec Funeral Home Thursday, October 8th, from 4 to 7 p.m. Prayer service there Friday at 8:45 a.m. followed by his Mass of Christian Burial in Sts. Peter & Paul's Church. Burial will follow in Sts. Peter & Paul's Cemetery.   Published in Star-Gazette on October 7, 2009

HOODAK  Paul - Age 85, of Canandaigua NY, formerly of Elmira, died Tuesday, November 15, 2005 in Canandaigua. Paul was born on Sept. 20, 1920, a son of the late Michael and Julia (Giffert) Hoodak. He is also predeceased by his sisters, Stella Peck and Olga Rosplock, brother Joseph Hoodak, who died in the Pacific Campaign during World War II, and nephew Vincent Hoodak. Paul is survived by his brothers, Leo Hoodak of Elmira and John Hoodak of Elmira Heights; nephews and nieces, Mark Peck, Dennis Peck, Laura Mile, Joseph Hoodak, Felecia Tokarski, Leo Hoodak, Anthony Hoodak, Charles Hoodak, Lawrence J. Rosplock, Jr., Robert Rosplock, William Rosplock and Michael Rosplock. Paul was a U S Navy veteran, serving his country during World War II. Friends are invited to McInerny Funeral Home, corner of W. Water and Walnut Sts., on Thursday, November 17, 2005 from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Panachyda, led by Father Vasile Godenciuc, will be held at 6:00 p.m. On Friday, November 18, 2005 Panachyda will continue at the funeral home at 9:30 am followed by a Divine Liturgy at 10:00 am in St. Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Church on McCann's Blvd. in Elmira Heights. Committal prayers and interment will follow at St. Peter & Paul's Cemetery.

THOMAS F. HOPE age 85 formerly of Holdridge St. Elmira, NY, Thursday, April 22, 1982 at the Sayre House, Sayre, PA.  Friends may call at the McCarthy Funeral Home, Sunday from 7-9 PM.  Funeral there Monday at 9:30 AM followed by Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 AM in St. Mary’s Church.  Burial in St. Peter and Paul’s Cemetery.  –Elmira Star-Gazette 4/26/1982

 

CAPTAIN J. EDWARD HORIGAN of 502 College Ave., Monday, January 27, 1969.  Friends are invited to call at the Hughes & Sons Funeral Home, 311 Lake St., Monday 7 to 9 p.m. and Tuesday 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.  Prayer service there Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. followed by Solemn Requiem High Mass at 10 a.m. in St. Patrick’s Church.  Burial in St. Peter & Paul’s Cemetery.  Survived by wife, Mrs. Sophia Horigan; son, Captain James E. (Ted) Horigan with the U.S. Army in South Viet Nam; brother, Francis D. Horigan of Bethasda, Md.; several nieces, nephews and cousins.  –Elmira Star-Gazette 1/27/1969

 

HORKA Leonard C. "Governor"

Age 88 of Elmira died Sunday, April 10, 2011, after a courageous battle with cancer. Survived by sister, Regina Kalec, Elmira; brother, Joseph (Eileen) Horka, Colorado Springs, CO; sister, Dolores Sandore, Big Flats; brother-in-law, Robert (Maxine) Piecuch, Horseheads; aunt Victoria Horka, Elmira; nieces & nephews, Ken (Anne) Bubacz, Henrietta, NY, Robert (Laurie) Bubacz, Penfield, NY, Ann Bernice Kalec, CA, Don (Melissa) Kalec, Jr., Elmira, Mike Horka, Jeff (Cindy) Horka, Andy, Steve, and Stephanie Horka all of TX, Deborah (Tom) Dunbar, Hhds, David (Suzanne) Sandore, Hhds, Robert (Sarah) Sandore, Rome, NY, Gerald (Anne) Holchuck, Elmira, Michael Holchuck, Elmira, Robert J. Piecuch, Hhds, David (Stacy) Piecuch, CA; lady friend, Rita Pesesky; several great and great-great-nieces & nephews, several cousins and friends; predeceased by wife Frances; parents, Charles & Anna Mekos Horka; sister, Dorothy Bubacz; sisters-in-law, Josephine Holchuck & Genevieve Peck. Len was retired from NYS as a correction officer, and helped for many years at the Kalec Funeral Home. He was a communicant of Christ the Redeemer Parish, member of the White Eagles Club, American Legion, Italian American Veterans Club, a veteran of the US Army WWII, an avid Yankees fan and an all-around great guy loved by many who will be greatly missed. Those wishing may make a donation in Len's name to Christ the Redeemer Parish for use at St. Casimir's Church (envelopes available at the Funeral Home). The family will receive relatives and friends at the Kalec Funeral Home on Friday, April 15th, from 1 to 3 and 6 to 8 p.m. with a prayer service there Saturday, April 16th, at 9:15 a.m. followed by his Mass of Christian Burial in St. Casimir's Church at 10 a.m. Burial to follow in Sts. Peter & Paul's Cemetery.    Star Gazette – April 13, 2011

 

HORKA Victoria P.

Age 98, formerly of Johnson St. in Elmira, NY, died peacefully on Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at the Chemung County Nursing Facility in Elmira. Victoria was born on November 13, 1913 in Arnot, PA, daughter of the late John and Pauline (Kujawski) Horka. Victoria retired from Rosenbaum Department Store in Elmira after many years of service. She enjoyed walking and volunteered frequently at the Arnot Ogden Medical Center, where she contributed over 10,000 hours delivering flowers to patients. She was a faithful parishioner of St. Casimir's Church and a devoted godmother to her great niece, Diane and great-great nephew, Joey. Victoria is survived by her great niece, Diane and Ricky McCormick and great-great nephew, Joey McCormick. Victoria was predeceased by several brothers and sisters. Family and friends are invited to call Saturday, December 10, 2011 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the James D. Barrett Funeral Home. Funeral services will follow at 4 p.m. with Deacon William Dougherty officiating. Committal prayers, along with Interment will take place in St. Peter & Paul's Cemetery on Monday, December 12, 2011 at 2p.m. For those wishing to make contributions in memory of Victoria can be made to the St. Jude Foundation, or to the Parkinson's Foundation. Victoria's family would like to thank the 4th floor staff at the Chemung County Nursing Facility for the care they provided to Victoria, along with special thanks to Kelly Covell.   Star Gazette – December 9, 2011

 

HOUCK Eugene B.

Age 94 of Horseheads, NY died on Thursday July 12, 2012. He was born on September 23, 1917 in Wayne, NY the son of the late Andrew and Alice Hamlin Houck. Mr. Houck married his wife Patricia Rohel on October 28, 1944 and they have been married for 67 years. He was an Electrical Inspector for 36 years for the Board of Underwriter's Fire Division in NYC and Rochester. Eugene was a member of the Horseheads Elks #2297 and the AIE. Mr. Houck is survived by his loving wife Patricia Houck; daughters and sons-in-law: Rita M. Hawkins and William Hawkins of Potomac Falls, VA; Judith L. Houck Dove and John Dove of Falls Church, VA; grandchildren: Courtney Hawkins, Lindsey Hawkins, Natalie Collins and Jonathan Dove; 2 great grandchildren; sister Helen French of Savona, NY; several nieces, nephews, and a host of caring friends. Relatives and friends are invited to call at the LYNCH FUNERAL HOME 318 WEST BROAD STREET HORSEHEADS, NY on Tuesday July 17, 2012 from 11AM- 1PM. Mr. Houck's Funeral Services will be held at the conclusion of calling hours at 1PM with the Reverend John DeSocio Officiating. Interment in St. Peter and Paul's Cemetery in Elmira, NY.   Star Gazette – July 14, 2012

 

ERNEST J. ‘JOE’ HOUGHTALING, age 74, of Elmira died at his home on Tuesday, July 27, 2004, surrounded by his loving family.  Joe was born September 26, 1929, the son of Ernest and Stella Crane Houghtaling.  He is predeceased by his brother Leonard Sheer; and grandson Johnny Hager.  Joe is survived by his loving wife of 51 years, Mary Teresa Lorden Houghtaling; children, with their families, Linda M. and Ron Holloway of Elmira, with children, Ron (Lori) Holloway, Suzanne (Will) Daughterty and Danielle Holloway; Bernadette A. and David Busch of Elmira, with daughter Abigail; Kathleen M. Hager of Elmira, with Randy Willis and children, Daniel George and Colleen Hager; and Michael J. and Mary Jo Houghtaling of Elmira, with daughter Emily Jo, great-grandchildren, Kyle, Taylor and Emma Daughterty; brother-in-law, Connie Lorden of Binghamton, with wife Eleanor; sisters-in-law, Geraldine Sheer of Phoenix, AZ, Sandra Lorden of Elmira, and Rose Lorden of Elmira, along with several nieces, nephews; and his best friend, Howard Clark of Horseheads.  Joe was a US Army veteran; serving his country during the Korean War, attaining the rank of Sergeant.  He retired from the New York Telephone Company in 1989 after 37 years of service.  During his time with the phone company, Joe took great pride in working at the 1980 Lake Placid Winter Olympic Games where he worked both preparing for and working through the games.  After his retirement, he was an active member for many years with the Telephone Pioneers.  An avid outdoorsman, Joe loved to hunt and golf and was a former member of the Lakewood Sportsmen’s Club in Wellsburg.  He volunteered for many years at the LPGA Corning Classic.  A graduate of Southside High School, Joe was a member of the first team to play EFA after the teams splint.  He was a member of the Elmira Southside Sports Hall of Fame and a member of the 25th Anniversary football Team at Southside.  Joe was a longtime member of the Elmira Elks Lodge #62 and a communicant of St. Patrick’s Church.  Friends are invited to McInerny Funeral Home, corner of Water and Walnut Sts., on Thursday, July 29, 2004, from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.  A Prayer Service will be held at the funeral home on Friday, July 30, 2004, at 9:15 a.m., followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Patrick’s Church at 10:00 a.m.  Interment will follow at St. Peter & Paul’s Cemetery.  Donations in Joe’s memory may be directed to Arnot Ogden Intensive Care Unit, 600 Roe Avenue, Elmira, NY or to the Southern Tier Hospice, 11751 E. Corning Road, Corning, NY.  The officers and members of the Elmira Elks Lodge #62 will meet at the McInerny Funeral Home on Thursday, July 29th at 7:00 p.m. to conduct a memorial service for our departed brother; Joe Houghtaling.  Signed, Mike Sullivan, Exulted Ruler, Rick Petzke, Secretary.  –Elmira Star Gazette.

HOUGHTALING   Ronald C. Age 69, formerly of Elmira died unexpectedly at his home in Florida on November 26, 2005. Ron was born in Elmira on October 30, 1936 to the late Charles F. and Mary E. (Shoemaker) Houghtaling. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Ithaca College and Master of Science in Education degree from Elmira College. He pursued his post graduate studies at The Cornell School of Labor Relations. For over three decades Ron acted as School Administrator and Personnel Director for the Elmira City School District. He was founder and Director of Labor Relations for Schuyler Chemung Tioga Board of Cooperative Educational Services, the first implemented in New York State. Ron was recognized throughout the state as an authority in the field of labor relations. In 1980 he was appointed to Governor Carey's Advisory Committee. Post retirement he served as interim City Manager for the City of Elmira and was notoriously the first City Manager to double whiff the opening drive of the season for the Mark Twain Golf Course. In addition, he acted as a labor relations specialist for numerous municipalities throughout the Southern Tier. Over the years, Ron was an avid fisherman, golfer, skier and enjoyed numerous years at his Pennsylvania cabin with his family and friends. Ultimately, he, his loving wife of 46 years, the former Mary Elizabeth Aderhold and his faithful canine companion, Binky retired to The Villages, Florida. In addition to his wife, Ron is survived by daughters Lynn (Thomas) Rodriguez of Stockton, New Jersey and Julie (Emilio) Houghtaling-Cappelli, Esq. of Clarence, New York; grandsons Dylan Snyder, Jared Rodriguez and Drew Rodriguez; Aunt Dorothy Carey of Elmira Heights; several nieces and nephews. Calling hours will be held at McInerny Funeral Home, 502 West Water Street between 10:00 a.m. and 12:15 p.m. Monday, December 5, 2005 followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 1:00 p.m. at St. Mary's Church, 224 Franklin Street, Elmira with burial at St. Peter and Paul's Cemetery. Those wishing may remember Ron through donations to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105.

HOURIHAN – Agnes R. Hourihan – A prayer service was held at McInerny Funeral Home on Monday, October 4, 2004 at 9:15 AM followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 AM at St. Mary’s Church, Elmira. Agnes’ brother, Father Ray Hourihan was the presider, with Father Rick Farrell concelebrating the mass. Great niece Kerry Tkacik carried the Paschal Candle that led the procession into and out of the church. The funeral pall was placed on Agnes’ casket by her brother John Hourihan and sisters, Theresa Hourihan, Helen Hourihan and Jane Broschart, with John then placing the cross. Godchildren Maureen Martin and Mary Theresa Tkacik gave the readings with Father Ray reading the Gospel and delivering the homily. Prayers of the Faithful were led by Father Rick. The Offertory Gifts were presented by nieces, Kathleen Wenzel. Jeanna Coon, Anne Hourihan and Patti Valenza. Music was led by organist Mary Montanarella and the St. Mary’s Resurrection Choir. Interment, with committal prayers by Father Ray, followed at St. Peter & Paul’s Cemetery. Pallbearers were nephews, Jack Hourihan, Patrick Hourihan, Michael Hourihan, Tim Hourihan, Don Coon and Dick Martin. After interment services the Hourihan family and friends gathered at the Marian Center for a luncheon. – Elmira Star-Gazette, 5 Oct. 2004

 

HOURIHAN Theresa M.

Elmira: Age 84 died on Friday, September 2, 2011 at St. Joseph's Hospital. Theresa was born in Elmira NY on February 22, 1927, a daughter of Patrick J. and Mary Troy Hourihan. In addition to her parents she is predeceased by brothers, Joseph Hourihan and John Hourihan, Sr., sisters, Agnes Hourihan, Mary Dillon, and Jane Broshart. Theresa is survived by her brother Rev. Raymond Hourihan of Elmira; sister Helen Hourihan of Elmira; brother-in-law, Charles Broshart of Ballston Spa NY; sister-in-law Patricia Hourihan of Pine City; special cousin Marie Powers of Elmira; along with several nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews and cousins. Theresa was retired from Purolator Products in Elmira Heights. She was a life long active communicant of St. Mary's Church. Theresa was a charter member and past president of the Ladies Division of the Ancient Order of Hibernians, a member of St. Joseph's Hospital Auxiliary and the Ladies of Charity. Family and friends are invited to McInerny Funeral Home, corner of W. Water and Walnut Streets, on Monday, September 5, 2011 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. A prayer service will be held there on Tuesday, September 6, 2011 at 10:15 a.m. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. in St. Mary's Church, Elmira. Committal prayers and interment will follow at St. Peter & Paul's Cemetery. Donations in Theresa's memory may be directed to the Dominican Monastery, 1310 W. Church St., Elmira 14905, St. Mary's Church, 224 Franklin St., Elmira NY 14904, or the Ladies of Charity, c/o Catholic Charities, 215 E. Church Street, Elmira NY 14901. Officers and members of the Ladies Division of the Ancient Order of Hibernians will meet at the funeral home on Monday, at 7:00 p.m., to conduct a service for our sister Theresa. Signed, Mary Jane Allington, President.  Star Gazette – September 3, 2011

 

SHON ADAM HUBBARD, Infant son of Andrew and Susan (Bellows) Hubbard went to be a little angel in Heaven at the tender age of 5 weeks on Aug. 11, 2004 at home.  His surviving family includes his parents, Andrew and Susan; twin brother, Andrew Lee Jr. and brothers, Nicholas Andrew and Brooks Kelsey; grandparents, Penny Mathews and Brooks, and Susan Bellows; great-grandparents, Dolores Bellows, Dorothy Haley, Marsha Schweiger, Fred and Norma Mathews, Phillip Hubbard, Edward and Linda Bruening; aunts and uncles, Daniel Hubbard Jr., Lisa Hubbard, Tiffany Sherman, Tabatha Bellows, Valerie Bellows and Sara Bellows.  He was predeceased by his grandfather, Dan Hubbard Sr. on Oct. 21, 2001; and great-grandfather, Ray Bellows April 6, 2004, Elizabeth Hubbard.  He is also survived by special great-aunts, Cindy and Becky Bellows, Myranna Novick, Brenda Shiflett, Paula Ward and Robin Potrzebowski; and his great-uncles Grant, Greg, Ray, Thomas and Raymond Bellows, and Richard Haley, Freddie, Danny and Randy Mathews; several other aunts, uncles, cousins, great-aunts and great-uncles.  His touch will be sorely missed by all.  Family and friends are invited to call at the Barber Funeral Home 413 So. Main St., Horseheads, on Monday, Aug. 16, 2004, from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. where his service will follow there at the funeral home at 1:00 p.m.  Interment with his grandfather, the late Ray Bellows, in St. Peter & Paul’s Cemetery, Elmira. –Elmira Star Gazette.

HUDZINKSKI - HARTER
Dorothy P. Age 85, of Villa Serene Apts., Elmira Heights, NY. She was born May 6, 1920 in Elmira, daughter of the late Joseph and Pauline (Czekalski) Hudzinski and died Monday, November 7, 2005, unexpectedly at her daughter's home. She was predeceased by her granddaughter, Kimberly Aloi in 1992, and is survived by her children and their spouses, Suzanne Brundige, William and Suzanne Harter, John and Sandra Harter all of Elmira; grandchildren, Michael J. (Monica) Harter, Jeffrey Harter, Joseph (Kimberly) Harter and Michael W. Harter; great-grandchildren, Ranado Aloi, Caitlin, McKenzie, Corey and Kyle Harter; brothers, Joseph Hudzinski of FL, and Robert Hudden of Buffalo, NY; along with several nieces, nephews and friends. Dorothy was a communicant of St. Casimir's Church, the Altar & Rosary Society and the Wanda Circle. Her greatest joy was being with her family. She loved to knit and play cards but she will be most remembered for her jokes. Family and friends are invited to visit Walter J. Kent Funeral Home, 858 Lake St. at Washington Ave., Elmira, on Thursday, November 10th from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Prayers will be offered there on Friday, November 11th at 9 a.m., followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 a.m. in St. Casimir's Church. Committal prayers and interment will follow in St. Peter & Paul's Cemetery.

HUERTA - WUNDERLICH, Olga M.
Age 75, formerly of Elmira, died Friday, January 23, 2009, at Elcor Health Services. Olga was born in Managua, Nicaragua on June 5, 1933, a daughter of Jose and Josephina Aguilar Huerta. She is predeceased by her husband Martin Wunderlich. Olga is survived by her sons and daughter-in-law, Joseph M. and Barbara Wunderlich of Elmira, James G. Wunderlich of Orlando, FL; sister and brother-in-law, Yelba and Amadeo Vanegas of Costa Rica; brothers and sister-in-law, Alfredo Huerta of Nicaragua, Carlos and Alicia Huerta of Miami, FL, Rodolfo Huerta of Nicaragua; along with numerous nieces, nephews, and friends. Olga was born and raised in Managua before coming to the United States in the early 1950's. She met her husband, Martin, who was from Germany, while they were both taking English classes. Olga was self-employed as a seamstress/fashion designer. She and Martin enjoyed life and lived it to its fullest. Olga was a long time communicant of St. Patrick's Church. Friends are invited to McInerny Funeral Home, corner of Water and Walnut Sts., on Tuesday, January 27, 2009, from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday, January 28, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Patrick's Church. Interment will follow at St. Peter & Paul's Cemetery.   Published in the Star-Gazette on 1/25/2009

HUGHES ALICE RITA "DEDA" JOHNSON
Alice Rita "Deda" Age 79 of San Antonio TX, died August 24, 2006 in San Antonio. Alice was born in Elmira a daughter of the late Edward J. and Alice (Aldous) Hughes. She was predeceased by her brothers, James E., Henry M., Robert J., Francis, John L., and her sister Margaret E. Brooker. Alice is survived by her husband Carl Johnson; daughter Rita; sons, Mark and Ronald; daughter-in-law, Debbie; grandchildren Elizabeth and John. She is also survived by brother and sister-in-law, Edward J. and Dorothy Hughes; sisters, Mary T. Kennedy and S. Betty Hughes, RSM; nieces, nephews and many cousins of the Hughes and Manning families. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at St. Pius Church in San Antonio. A Memorial Mass will be celebrated in Elmira at St. Patrick's Church on Friday, October 13, 2006 at 9:30 a.m. Interment will follow at SS. Peter and Paul Cemetery. Donations in memory of Alice may be directed to Vitas Hospice Care, 8109 Fredericks Dr., San Antonio TX 78229.

 

HUGHES Edward J.

Elmira: Age 91, died Thursday, August 16, 2012, at St. Joseph's Hospital, in the love of his family who were by his side. Ed was born November 14, 1920, in Elmira, the son of Edward F. and Alice (Aldous) Hughes. He is predeceased by his brothers and sisters, James "Stub" (Dorothy) Hughes, Margaret (Fred) Brooker, Henry (Irene) Hughes, Robert (Ann) Hughes, Francis (Mary) Hughes, John "Jackie" Hughes,and Alice Rita Johnson, son-in-law, Steven Wasielewski. Ed is survived by his wife of 66 years, Dorothy Fischer Hughes; children, with their spouses, John E. and Grace Hughes, and children Edward (Linda), Karen (Jeremy) Wheadon, and Kathleen Hughes; Elizabeth A. Dayne; Jean Marie Hughes, and sons, Shawn and Randy Applin; Susan E. and Kenneth Frazee, Charlori, PA, and children Adam (Angie), and Sarah (Jason) Sauers; Patricia A. and Thomas Corcoran; Mary Ellen Wasielewski, Medway, MA and sons, Ryan, Peter and Jared; and Margaret A. and Lynn Morseman, and daughter Chelsea; close family friend Ronald Gonzales; 5 great-grandchildren. Also surviving are sisters, Mary Kennedy, Horseheads, Sr. Elizabeth Hughes, RSM, Rochester; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Elizabeth Arndt, Albion, NY, Margaret and Emory Bennett, Elmira, Carl Johnson, San Antonio, TX. Ed was a decorated WWII Army veteran. Serving in the European African Middle Eastern Theater, he received a Bronze Battle Star and the Purple Heart. Ed was retired from the U. S. Postal Service. A well-known golfer and bowler in the area, Ed was a member of the Elmira Sports Hall of Fame. Most important to Ed was the cherished time spent with his family. Friends are invited to McInerny Funeral Home, 502 W. Water Street, on Sunday, August 19, 2012 from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. A prayer service will be held at the funeral home on Monday, August 20, 2012 at 9:15 a.m., followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 a.m. at St. Mary's Church, Elmira. Committal prayers, with military honors, will follow at St. Peter & Paul's Cemetery. Those wishing may remember Ed with a donation to either American Diabetes Association Syracuse NY Office, 6390 Fly Road, 2nd Floor, East Syracuse NY 13057, or St. Joseph's Hospital Foundation, 555 St. Joseph's Blvd., Elmira NY 14901.  Star Gazette – August 19, 2012

 

HUGHES - MORAN, Patricia Ann nee: Hughes
Age 89, of Elcor Health Services, formerly of Elmira, died on December 11, 2008. Survived by her children, Robert (Mariann) Moran, Elmira, George Jr. (Rhoda) Moran, Massachusetts, Mary Kay Manoogian, Elmira, Susan (Joseph) Bright, Costa Rica, David (Cynthia) Moran, Elmira, John Moran, Elmira; 14 grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren; sisters, Margaret Ingham, Sayre, Helen Perry, Waverly, Theresa Goodwin, Elmira; sister-in-law, Noella Hughes, Elmira; several nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends; predeceased by her parents, Mary and James Hughes; and the Love of Her Life, husband, George Moran. Patricia was a communicant of St. Mary's Church and never saw a bingo game she didn't like. The family will receive relatives and friends at the Kalec Funeral Home Sunday, December 14th, 2 - 4 and 7 - 9 p.m., with a prayer service there Monday at 10 a.m., followed by her Mass of Christian Burial in St. Mary's Church at 11 a.m. Burial to follow in Sts. Peter and Paul's Cemetery. The family thanks the staff at Elcor for their loving care and all her friends at Flannery Apts. for their friendship and care.

CHARLES G. HUMMEL, 87 of 461 E. Market St., died Monday, Sept. 30, 1940 at 12:15 a.m.  He was a retired merchandise broker and was a member of the United Commercial Travelers’ Association.  He was the son and last immediate survivor of the late Mr. and Mrs. Gottlieb Hummel, who were well known in Elmira where Mr. Hummel was prominent in business.  He leaves two daughters, Mrs. P. H. Mack at home, Mrs. A. B. Carpenter of Albany and two grandchildren, Charles and Mary Carolyn Carpenter.  The body is in Charles F. Hughes and Son Funeral Home where friends may call after Tuesday afternoon.  Funeral will be held at the funeral home Thursday at 8:15 a.m. and at 9 at SS. Peter and Paul’s Church.  Burial will be in SS. Peter and Paul’s Cemetery.  –Elmira Star-Gazette 9/30/1940

HUNT - BEAVERS Gloria Page
Age 83 of 88 A Ridge Road Horseheads, NY, died on Monday January 14, 2008 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Elmira, NY. Gloria was born in Danbury, Connecticut on June 7, 1924 the daughter of the late Arthur and Dora Lazareth Hunt. She was orphaned at the age of five and was raised by her sisters Geraldine and Dorothy. Gloria graduated from Danbury High School and moved to NYC with both of her sisters. During WWll, she worked as a "riveter" on the warplanes in Connecticut. Gloria married her husband, Hugh Burlon Beavers, on April 23, 1944 and had celebrated 56 years of marriage prior to him passing away on October 26, 2000. Gloria was well known for her sense of humor and jovial personality, always caring for others. Her legacy was her Family. Gloria worked at the Ridge Road School for 14 years and was known as "The Straw Lady". Gloria and her husband Hugh started Beavers Petroleum Equipment Company with just a few tools in the trunk of their Buick. Gloria supported Hugh for many years answering calls and taking care of the billing. She was pre-deceased by her husband of 56 years, Hugh Burlon Beavers, on October 26, 2000 Gloria was also pre-deceased by her sisters and brothers-in law: Geraldine & Gerard Mercier, Dorothy & Bob Muzzey and nephew Jerry Mercier. Gloria is survived by her two loving sons and family: Bruce M. & Carol Beavers of Cocoa, Florida and John D. & Angela Beavers of Elmira, NY; grandchildren: Jeannette & Jim McConnell, Dan & Heather Beavers, Eric Beavers & Megan Banko, and Kevin Beavers; great-grandchildren: Sam McConnell and Maggie McConnell; nephews & their spouses: Jane (Mrs. Jerry) Mercier, Tom & Barbara Mercier, and Rick and Wendy Mercier; several grand nieces, grand nephews, and cousins. Gloria leaves behind many very dear friends in Cocoa, Florida as well as in Elmira, NY. Relatives and friends are invited to call at the Lynch Funeral Home 318 West Broad Street Horseheads, NY on Tuesday January 15, 2008 from 7-9 PM. Gloria's Funeral Services will be held at the Funeral Home on Wednesday January 16, 2008 at 11 AM with Deacon William P. Dougherty officiating. Gloria will be laid to rest next to her beloved husband Hugh and her sister Dorothy in St. Peter & Paul's Cemetery in Elmira, NY. Memorial donations may be "respectfully" made in Gloria's memory to: St. Joseph's Skilled Nursing Attention: Ann Grady 555 East Market St. Elmira, NY 14901.  Published in the Star-Gazette on 1/15/2008.

 

HUNT Grace J. Buzako

Wife of the late Joseph Buzako of Pine City, NY, died very peacefully on June 9, 2013 in the presence of her family at St. Joseph's Hospital-she was 92. Grace was born in Saugerties, NY, May 11, 1921 to the late Richard and Mary (Longendyke) Hunt. Along with her husband and parents and seven siblings, she is predeceased by two children, Kathryn and Michael and a grandson, Richard. She is survived by her children; Joseph (Margaret) of Pine City, NY, Richard (Barbara) of Parker, CO, John (Judy) of Pine City, NY, Marion Losey of Rochester, NY; a brother, Wallace (Gretchen) Hunt of Pine City, NY; along with 12 grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren, and a number of nieces and nephews. Grace and her husband owned and operated "Joe's Grocery" on the Sagetown Road for over 20 years. After her husband died, she lived in New Mexico and in Colorado for a number of years. Her favorite summer retreat was "Kenshire Kampsites" along Pine Creek in Gaines, PA. She is a charter member of the Webbs Mills Volunteer Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary. Family and Friends are invited to call at St. Mary's Church, 224 Franklin St. Elmira, NY on Thursday June 13, 2013 from 1:00 to 3:00 PM and 6:00 to 8:00 PM with Funeral Mass of Christian Burial there Friday at 1:00 PM, followed by graveside prayers at St Peter & Paul's Cemetery, Elmira, NY. Arrangements entrusted to Olthof Funeral Home, Inc.   Star Gazette – June 12, 2013

 

HURLEY Ellen H. Kubiak

Wilton: age 82, of Wilton NY, formerly of Elmira NY and Horseheads NY, died on February 19th, 2011 in Saratoga Springs NY surrounded by her loving family. Ellen was born September 28th, 1928 in Elmira NY, the daughter of the late John Allen Hurley and Loretta Wachowiak Hurley. She was a graduate of Elmira Catholic High School. Ellen married her husband Francis J. Kubiak on August 30th, 1947 and they would have celebrated their 64th Wedding Anniversary on August 30th, 2011. Mrs. Kubiak was a retired secretary with the Horseheads Central School System. Ellen was a devout Catholic and communicant of St. Clement's Church in Saratoga Springs NY and had been a communicant of St. Mary Our Mother Church in Horseheads NY. She was predeceased by her son Richard A. Kubiak, U.S. Army Lt. Colonel Retired on July 18th,2004. Ellen loved her family and friends and treasured the time she spent with them. Ellen is survived by her loving and devoted husband, Francis J. Kubiak; daughter and son-in-law, Diane & Robert Ludwig of Wilton NY; son and daughter-in-law, John & Judi Kubiak of Raleigh NC; grandchildren, Julie Ludwig Mullen and her sons Owen and Luke of Wilton NY, Jason & Stacy Ludwig of Tampa FL, Shannon Kubiak Vinson & Barry Vinson and their daughter Grace of Raleigh NC, Jay & Catherine Kubiak of St. Petersburg FL, and Brooke Kubiak Clinton & Daniel Clinton and their daughter Shelby of Raleigh NC; sisters and brother-in-law, Ann (Mrs. Victor) Barone of Elmira NY and Marian & Charles Bristow of Tampa FL; several nieces, nephews, cousins, and a host of caring friends. Relatives and friends are invited to call at the Lynch Funeral Home, 318 West Broad St., Horseheads NY on Monday, February 21st, 2011 from 2-4 and 7-9 PM. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday February 22nd, 2011 at 11 AM at St. Mary Our Mother Church, 816 West Broad St. & Westinghouse Rd., Horseheads NY. Ellen will be laid to rest next to her son, Richard, in St. Peter & Paul's Cemetery in Elmira NY. The family will provide their own flowers and those wishing may remember Ellen through memorials to Notre Dame High School, 1400 Maple Avenue Elmira NY 14904 or St. Mary Our Mother Church 816 West Broad St., Horseheads NY 14845.  Star Gazette – February 20, 2011

 

HURLEY Francis E.

Age 93 of Elmira, NY. He was born April 3, 1920 in Elmira, NY, son of the late Edward and Edna (Mooney) Hurley and died Friday, August 9, 2013 at the Bath VA Hospital. He was predeceased by his wife Theresa in 1990 and brothers Lee, Jack, Richard and Robert. Francis is survived by his children and their spouses Francis and Nancy Hurley of FL, Betty and Ed VanSchoick of Elmira, Bob and Doreen Hurley of PA, Kathleen Vermilion of TX, Nancy Neylon of Rochester, NY and Mary Pat Sullivan of Elmira; 13 grandchildren; 20 great grandchildren; brother Bill Hurley of CT; sisters Evelyn (Phil) Foster of Elmira, Dorothy Notorfonzo of Saratoga Springs, NY, Jean (George) Lowman of Elmira, Betty Hurley of Elmira and Mary Dial of Elmira Heights along with several nieces and nephews. Francis was a communicant of St. Anthony's Church. He retired from Conrail; was a veteran of the U.S. Army serving during WWII where he was a P.O.W. in Germany. Family and friends are invited to visit Walter J. Kent Funeral Home, 858 Lake St. at Washington Ave., Elmira on Tuesday, August 13th from 4 to 7 pm.. His funeral service will be held there on Wednesday, August 14th at 10 am. Rev. Richard Farrell will officiate. Committal prayers and interment will follow in St. Peter & Paul's Cemetery. His family thanks the doctors and staff at the Bath VA for the wonderful care they provided him during his stay there.   Star Gazette – August 11, 2013

 

JAMES P. HURLEY of 316 High St. Sunday, Nov. 18, 1951.  Survived by brother, John Hurley at home.  The body is at the Charles F. Hughes & Son Funeral home where friends may call and where prayer service will be held Wednesday at 8:15 a.m., followed by Requiem Mass at 9 in St. Peter and Paul’s Church.  St. Peter and Paul’s Cemetery.  The Holy Name Society of St. Peter and Paul’s Church will meet at the funeral home at 8 p.m. Tuesday for recitation of the Rosary.  –Elmira Star-Gazette 11/19/1951

 

HURLEY John J.
Age 80, of Horseheads, departed this life Monday, February 8, 2010 at St. Joseph's Hospital. John was born December 11, 1929, son of Edward and Edna (Mooney) Hurley. He is predeceased by his brothers, Edward, Richard, Robert, Leon Hurley, and brother-in-law, and special friend, Robert Dial. John is survived by brothers and sister-in-law, Francis Hurley of Elmira, William and Marge Hurley of Winsted, CT; sisters and brothers-in-law, Dorothy Noterfonzo of Saratoga Springs, NY, Betty Hurley of Elmira, Mary Dial of Elmira Heights, Jean and George Lowman of Elmira, Evelyn and Phillip Foster of Elmira; niece Edna Moyer; along with numerous other nieces and nephews. John worked at Moretti's Restaurant for over 30 years before retiring in the mid 1980's. He was an avid New York Mets fan and loved to play the NYS Lottery BINGO scratch off tickets. John was a quiet and unassuming man who loved his family. Family and friends are invited to McInerny Funeral Home, corner of Water and Walnut Sts., on Thursday, February 11, 2010 from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. A funeral service, officiated by Deacon George Welch, will follow at 6:15 p.m. Interment will take place at St. Peter & Paul's Cemetery. In lieu of flowers John may be remembered with donations to Southern Tier Hospice, 11751 East Corning Road, Corning, NY 14830. John's family would like to thank the staff at Bethany Courtyards, Bethany Manor, Dr. Devlin, St. Joseph's Hospital – D3, and Southern Tier Hospice for all of the special care given to John. John himself would have smiled and said, "Thank you sweethearts and may the good Lord take a liking to you."

 

TIMOTHY J. (ROBIN) HURLEY of 756 Walnut St. died Saturday, Nov. 8, 1941 at a local hospital after an extended illness.  He was a former employee of the Kertscher Manufacturing Co. and was later at the Post Office.  He was a communicant of St. Patrick’s Church and a member of the Holy Name Society there.  He was also a member of Elmira Aerie 941, Fraternal Order of Eagles.  He is survived by four sisters, Mrs. John Ewen of New York City, Mrs. Ira Kerr of Albany, Miss Mary Hayes and Mrs. William Sheehan of Elmira; two brothers, John and Jeremiah Hurley of Elmira.  The body is in the family home where the funeral will be held Tuesday at 8 a.m. and at St. Patrick’s Church at 9.  Burial will be in SS. Peter and Paul’s Cemetery.  St. Patrick’s Holy Name Society will meet at the residence Monday at 7:30 p.m. for recitation of the Rosary.  –Elmira Star-Gazette 11/10/1941

INSOGNA - CAROZZA
Rose Age 88, of Elmira, died Monday, November 20, 2006 at the Chemung County Nursing Facility. Rose was born April 20, 1918 in Macchia, Italy where she lived happily until she was sent to America in 1927 with her sister and brother. She is predeceased by her husband of 43 years, Peter Carozza and brother Dominic Insogna. Rose is survived by her children, with their families, Daniel A. Carozza of Nassau, NY with children, Corrie, Kyle, and Jesse; Linda M. and Joseph Cost of Elmira, with children, Scott (Stephanie) Cost and Nicole (Michael) Troccia; Peter A. and Paula Carozza of Elkridge, MD, with children Adriane and Brittany; and James P. and Patricia Carozza of Elmira, with children, Thomas, Laura and Maxwell; great-grandchildren, Madeline Rose Cost and Christopher James Cost; beloved sister and brother-in-law Giovanna and Frank Burkhart of Sayre, PA; sister-in-law Evelyn Insogna of Horseheads; along with several nieces and nephews. She married her husband Peter in 1946 and together they raised their four children. Rose, along with Peter, had been active with the Italian American Veterans Club since its inception. She was a long time communicant of St. Anthony's Church, where she was a member of the Sacred Heart Ladies. Friends are invited to McInerny Funeral Home, corner of Water and Walnut Sts., on Friday, November 24, 2006 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. A prayer service will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, November 25, 2006 at 9:15 a.m., followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Anthony's Church at 10:00 a.m. Interment will follow at St. Peter & Paul's Cemetery. Donations in Rose's memory may be directed to Chemung County Nursing Facility Activity Fund or the Chemung County SPCA, Route 352, Elmira NY 14903. Rose's family would like to send a special thank you to the Chemung County Nursing Facility, 4th floor staff, for the exceptional care given their mother over the past few years.

JACOBS John F.
Age 72, of Elmira, NY, died Wednesday, October 17, 2007, at the Chemung County Nursing Facility. Friends are invited to attend his Mass of Christian Burial on Monday, October 22nd, at 10 a.m. in Ss. Peter & Paul Church. Interment will take place in St. Peter & Paul's Cemetery. Walter J. Kent is assisting the family.  Published in the Star-Gazette on 10/21/2007.

JADOSKI Edward A. Jadoski
Age 44, died very unexpectedly on Wednesday, December 22, 2010 at home. Ed was born April 1, 1966 the son of Edward J. and Catherine (Cerio) Jadoski of Horseheads. In addition to his parents he is survived by his three sons, Robert, Michael, with their mother Jennifer Jadoski and Aiden Jadoski, with his mother Tiffany Coolbaugh; sister and brother-in-law, Laura A. and David Acuto of Horseheads with their children Bryan and Christa; special aunts and uncles, Mary and Bill Cotterill, Angie and John Barbito, Jo and Don Blide, Toni and Charles Blide, Sharon and Hank Fletcher; special cousins, who he grew up with, Donnie, Andy, Joey, David, and Richard Blide, Marie Waters, Angela Wood, and Brigid Cotterill. Also surviving are several other cousins; close friends, Mark Thomas, Mike Robinson, Bill Fudge and Kevin Cady. Ed's greatest joy was the time spent with his sons. He also enjoyed fishing and playing his guitar. Friends are invited to McInerny Funeral Home, corner of W. Water and Walnut Streets, Elmira on Tuesday, December 28, 2010 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. A prayer service will be held there on Wednesday, December 29, 20010 at 10:30 a.m. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:30 a.m. at St. Mary Our Mother Church, Horseheads. Committal prayers and interment will follow at St. Peter & Paul's Cemetery.  Star Gazette - December 28, 2010

 

JANESKI Floyd S.

Elmira: Age 85, died Tuesday, May 14, 2013. Floyd was born July 24, 1927, in Elmira, the son of Victor S. and Agnes (Kagenski) Janeski. His first wife Mary Ann Gublo Janeski predeceased him in 1960 and his second wife Victoria Gublo Janeski in 2010. Floyd is also predeceased by his brothers, Francis and Donald Janeski. Surviving are his children, with their families, Richard P. and Patricia Janeski, Aubrey TX with children, Lori, Kim and James; Stephen J. and Cheryl Janeski, Elmira with sons, Stephen, Jr. and Jason; Anna M. Diaz, Elmira with daughters, Bridget and Kristen; Joseph M. and Deborah Janeski, Elmira with children, Chelsea and Joey, Jr.; great-grandchildren, Tate Dworsky, Ryan and Gabby Janeski; sisters and brothers-in-law, Geraldine and Jack Lane, Dorothy and Richard Wandell, all of Elmira; along with several nieces, nephews and in-laws. Floyd was a U S Army veteran serving his country during WWII. He was a union electrician with IBEW Local 139 for nearly 40 years working primarily with G.H. and J.T. Kelly Electric. Floyd was also a member of the Stage Hands Union IATSE Local 289, working at the Clemens Center. In addition to his electrical expertise, he also enjoyed painting and woodworking. A jack of all trades Floyd was always there for people when a helping hand or bit of advice was needed. He was a long time communicant of St. Casimir's Church. Friends are invited to McInerny Funeral Home, 502 W. Water Street, Elmira on Thursday, May 16, 2013 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. A prayer service will be held at the funeral home on Friday, May 17, 2013 at 9:15 a.m., followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 a.m. at St. Casimir's Church. Interment, with committal prayers and military honors, will follow at St. Peter & Paul's Cemetery.   Star Gazette – May 24, 2013

 

JANKOWSKI Agnes J.
Age 79, of Elmira, died Monday, March 10, 2008. Survived by sisters, Helen S. Walkowiak, Elmira, Cecelia Resavage, Rochester, Rosie M. (Richard) Telech, Elmira Heights; 17 nieces and nephews, including goddaughters, Vickie (Telech) Burnham and Margie (Walkowiak) Girardi; several great-nieces and nephews, including godson, Todd S. Burnham; and cousins. Predeceased by parents, Magdelena and Walter Jankowski; brothers, Peter, Steven, Edmund; and three infant siblings. Agnes was a Communicant of St. Casimir's Church, member of its Rosary Society. A retired employee of the A & P plant. Agnes enjoyed her friends at the White Eagle Society, Ukrainian Club, Catholic War Vets, Elmira Heights American Legion, and the VFW. Those wishing may make a donation in Agnes' name to St. Casimir's Church. Family will receive relatives and friends at the Kalec Funeral Home today, March 13th, from 5-8 p.m. Her Mass of Christian Burial will be Friday, March 14th, at 10 a.m. in St. Casimir's Church. Burial will follow in Sts. Peter & Paul's Cemetery.   Published in the Star-Gazette from 3/12/2008 - 3/13/2008.

JANKOWSKI Anne J.
Age 87, of Elmira, died Sunday morning, June 29, 2008. Anne is survived by nephews and their spouses Joseph (Barb) Wisniewski, Stosh (Nettie) Wisniewski; several great-nieces and nephews; many friends and neighbors who made her life easier. She was a lifelong member of St. Casimir's Church, a past adorer of the Adoration Chapel and retired from Moore Business Forms. At Anne's request, there will be no calling hours. Her Mass of Christian Burial will be held in St. Casimir's Church, Tuesday, July 1, 2008, at 9:30 a.m. with burial to follow in Sts. Peter & Paul's Cemetery. Those wishing may make a donation in Anne's memory to Southern Tier Hospice or St. Casimir's Church (envelopes available at her Mass). Arrangements have been entrusted to the Kalec Funeral Home.
Published in the Star-Gazette on 6/30/2008.

ANTHONY JANKOWSKI of 324 Lorenzo Pl.  Prayer service Monday at 8:15 a.m. at family home, Requiem High Mass at 9 in St. Casimir’s Church, the Rev. Leonard P. Kujawaski, celebrant.  Pallbearers: John Baker, John Piccuch, John Kaminski, Joseph Laskowski, Theofles Petoski and Frank Lusik.  Father Kujawaski conducted the committal service in St. Peter and Paul’s Cemetery.  –Elmira Star-Gazette 4/29/1958

JANKOWSKI - BROWN
Elizabeth "Betty" Age 91 formerly of Horseheads, NY died on Friday December 1, 2006 at St. Joseph's Hospital Skilled Nursing Unit. Betty was born August 22, 1915 in Elmira, NY the daughter of the late John and Anna Janowski. Betty married her first husband Andrew Kosloski who pre-deceased her in 1957. She married her second husband, Thomas Brown, who also pre-deceased her in 1989 and by her sister Marie Lilley. Betty was a communicant of St. Mary Our Mother Church in Horseheads, NY and was a retired cafeteria worker at Horseheads High School. Betty loved her family and friends and treasured the time she spent with them. She is survived by her daughters and sons-in-law: Barbara & Chucksey Spotts of Horseheads, NY and Judy & David Fiala of Roseland, Florida; grandchildren: Ralph (Susan) Fiala of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Kelly (Jeff) Keagle of Horseheads, NY and Katy (Darren) Ascone of Amherst, NY; great grandchildren: Sarah Fiala, Max Keagle, Mason Keagle, and Bella Ascone; brother-in-law: Lawrence Lilley of Elmira, NY; nephew: Greg Lilley and his son Kevin Lilley of Pine City, NY. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial on Tuesday December 5, 2006 at 10 AM in St. Mary Our Mother Church 816 West Broad Street Horseheads, NY. The Rev. Christopher E. Linsler will be the Celebrant of Mrs. Brown's Funeral Mass. Interment in St. Peter & Paul's Cemetery in Elmira, NY. Arrangements entrusted to the Lynch Funeral Home 318 West Broad Street Horseheads, NY.

JANKOWSKI - Helen S. Walkowiak - Age 90, of Elmira, NY, peacefully died
on Tuesday, March 16, 2010, at the Arnot Ogden Medical Center. She was born on May 14, 1919 in Elmira Heights, NY to the late Walter and Magdalena (Raniewicz) Jankowski. Helen was predeceased by her husband, Frank A. Walkowiak; brothers, Peter, Stephen and Edmund Jankowski; and sisters, Rosalie Telech and Agnes Jankowski. Survivors include her son, Frank T. (Diana) Walkowiak of San Diego, CA; daughter, Margie Girardi of Vernon, CT; sister, Cecelia Resavage of Rochester, NY; grandchildren, Eric Girardi, Andrew and Brian Walkowiak and Cassandra Walkowiak; great-granddaughter, Lydia Lopez; along with several nieces, nephews and cousins. Helen was a graduate of Elmira Free Academy and she worked at Eclipse as a supervisor. She was a former member of the White Eagles Club, the American Legion Post #154, Catholic War Vets Auxiliary, and the Rosary Society. Helen was a loving wife, mother and grandmother and was a "Real Sweetie". Family and friends are invited to call on Thursday, March 18th, from 4 to 7 PM at the James D. Barrett Funeral Home. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Friday, March 18th, at 9:30 AM in St. Casimir's Church, with Father Jeremiah Moynihan as celebrant. Interment will follow in St. Peter & Paul's Cemetery. Memorial donations in Helen's name can be made to Woodbrook, 1250 Maple Ave., Elmira, NY 14904. - Elmira Star Gazette, Mar.17.2010

JANOWSKI - MAGUIRE, Margaret J.
Age 76, of Elmira NY, died Wednesday, December 24, 2008 at the Arnot Odgen Medical Center. Margaret was the daughter of Edmund and Gladys Woodard Janowski. She was predeceased by her husband Francis E. Maguire on May 22, 2000. Margaret is survived by son and daughter-in-law, Edmund J. and Teresa Maguire of Fairport NY with children, Michael, Patrick and Erinn; daughters and sons-in-law, Mary Ann and James Suggs Jr. of Horseheads with their children, Kalie and Zachary Edwards, Laura and Dana Suggs; Kathleen G. and J. Frederick Rankin of Maryville TN with sons Will and Cory; Theresa M. and Mark Murphy of Elmira with children Ryan, Margaret and Claire. Also surviving are many nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews, great-great nieces and nephews. Margaret was a registered nurse. Over the course of her career she worked at Robert Packer Hospital, Arnot Ogden Medical Center, Elmira College, and then Chemung ARC, from where she retired after 20 years of service. Margaret was a member of Blessed Sacrament Parish and had been a long time communicant of St. John the Baptist Church before its closing. Friends are invited to McInerny Funeral Home on Monday, December 29, 2008 from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, December 30, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. in Ss. Peter & Paul Church. Committal prayers and interment will follow at St. Peter & Paul's Cemetery.  Published in the Star-Gazette from 12/25/2008 - 12/27/2008

 

JENKINS David T.

Age 73 of Elmira, NY. He was born December 29, 1939 in Elmira, son of the late David and Margaret (Hanrahan) Jenkins and died Monday, December 2, 2013 very unexpectedly. He was predeceased by his sisters Patricia Aseline and Eileen VanTuyl and is survived by his wife of 53 years, Mary Theresa (Herrick) Jenkins; daughters Theresa Kemp and Cathleen (Terry Isaacs) Jenkins both of Elmira; sons Thomas (Linda) Jenkins of N. Rose, NY and Michael (Joanne) Jenkins of Montour Falls; grandchildren Shawn (Tasha) Kemp, Christopher (Heather West) Kemp, Gregory Wood, Kaitlyn Wood, Megan Jenkins, Kiersten and MacKenzie Moore, Paul, Phillip and Timothy Jenkins; great grandchildren Lucas and Emmalyn Kemp and Dominick Kemp; sisters Peg (Phil) Comfort and Kay Ackerman along with several nieces and nephews. Dave retired from Hardinge, Inc. after 39 years of service. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy; enjoyed spending time with his family and was an avid bowler and outdoorsman. Family and friends are invited to visit Walter J. Kent Funeral Home, 858 Lake St. at Washington Ave., Elmira on Wednesday, December 4th from 4 to 7 pm. Prayers will be offered there on Thursday, December 5th at 11:30 am followed by his Mass of Christian Burial at 12 pm in Ss. Peter & Paul Church. Committal prayers and interment will follow in St. Peter & Paul's Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, those wishing may remember Dave through donations to a charity of one's choice. Star Gazette – December 4, 2013

 

JERZAK Ruth J. Evans

Elmira: Age 64, died Friday, April 29, 2011, at St. Joseph's Hospital. Ruth was born in Utica NY, April 15, 1947, the daughter of the late John J. and Helen Jerzak. She is also predeceased by her husband, Richard M. Evans. Ruth is survived by her daughter Lori Evans-Munari, with husband John, and their daughter Lauren, of Middle Village NY; beloved companion, Tom Generas of Elmira; brothers-in-law, John P. Evans, of Elmira, with Wanda Conjorio, and Bob Evans of Horseheads, with wife Cindy; nieces and nephews, Jonathan (Stacy) Evans, James Evans, Meghan (Robert) Schlock, Matthew, Melissa, and Mark Evans; cousins, James and Jackie Kubat of Utica NY; and special family member, Barbara Sanford of Tampa FL. Ruth was a graduate of Elmira College, where she was an active member of the Alumni Association. After her college graduation, Ruth started her career with Chemung County Department of Social Services. She worked for the county for 37 years, retiring as Director of Second Place East. Ruth's great loves were her family, friends, her career, and her pets. Friends are invited to McInerny Funeral Home, corner of W. Water and Walnut Sts., on Sunday, May 1, 2011 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. A prayer service will be held at the funeral home on Monday, May 2, 2011 at 9:15 a.m., followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 a.m. at St. Patrick's Church. Interment, with committal prayers, will follow at St. Peter & Paul's Cemetery. Those wishing may remember Ruth with a donation to the American Cancer Society , 13 Beech Street, Johnson City NY 13790, or a charity of one's choice.

 

JEZORSKI - AMEIGH
Dorothea Agnes (Jezorski) Age 89, of Elmira, NY, formerly of Horseheads, NY, died on November 10, 2005 at the Arnot Ogden Medical Center. She had been a resident of Woodbrook Retirement Home for the past five years. Dorothea was born in Elmira, NY on August 12, 1916 to the late Agnes Jezorski (Cichaczewski) and Leon Jezorski, and was the step-daughter of Manning Roll of Elmira. She was baptized at St. Casimir's Catholic Church and attended Sts. Peter and Paul Parochial School. She made her first communion and was confirmed in that church. Dorothea graduated from Troy High School in Troy, PA. Dorothea and her late husband, Manley (Mike) Ameigh of Gillett, PA were married on January 27, 1937 by Father John J. Lee in Sts. Peter and Paul Church. Her late husband was the former Superintendent of Buildings for Chemung County. She was active in supporting her son and husband in Cub Scouting through Explorer Scouts. She participated in PTA & Ro-Anns (Rotary) of Horseheads and was a former employee of S.F. Iszards. She was predeceased by her brother, John Jezorski. Dorothea is survived by her son, Richard Manley Ameigh of Audubon, PA; daughter-in-law, Nancy Koert Ameigh of Audubon, PA; grandson, Matthew Michael Ameigh of Audubon, PA; granddaughter, Elizabeth Anne (Beth) Ameigh of Audubon, PA; Matthew's fiancé, Lisa Park of Newtown, PA; sister-in-law, Marge Jezorski; along with several nieces and nephews and close friend, Donna Barto of Horseheads. Family and friends are invited to call on Sunday, November 13th, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the James D. Barrett Funeral Home. Calling hours will continue there on Monday, November 14th, from 10 to 11 a.m. Funeral services will follow at 11 a.m. with Reverend Walter Wainwright officiating. Interment will take place at the convenience of the family at St. Peter & Paul's Cemetery.

JOHNSON Louis E.
Age 74 of 714 Carpenter Street, Elmira, died June 11, 2002 at Arnot Ogden Medical Center.  Louis was born in Towanda, PA, son of the late Cornelius and Bertha (Hainesworth) Johnson.  Louis retired from Corning Glass, Inc., in Corning, NY after several years of employment.  He also served in the US Navy during WWII and was past Commander of Elmira American Legion Post #443.  Survivors include loving companion, Joann Andrews; sons, Louis E. of Elmira, NY, Paul of Elmira Heights, NY, and Robert (Diana) of Big Flats, NY; daughter, Mary (Danny) Gray of Elmira, NY; brother, Harold of Horseheads, NY; sister, Marion Mastrantonio of Elmira, NY; and his dog, “Shorty.”  Louis was predeceased by daughter, Patricia; brother, Irving and sister, Susie Wilcox.  Family and friends are invited to call Friday, June 14th, 2002 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9PM at the James D. Barrett Funeral Home.  Funeral service will be held at 9 PM with Reverend Patrick Connor officiating.  Interment will take place at St. Peter and Paul's Cemetery at the convenience of the family.  Elmira Star Gazette – June 2002

JOHNSON Norman E.
It is with great worldly sadness that on April 16, 2007 our Lord reached out and took Norman to his final heavenly reward. While we all will greatly miss him, we know he was gently embraced by our Heavenly Father for "a job well done". He was born in Gaines Township, PA, on June 11, 1928 to Albert and Leota Shafer Johnson. Norman enjoyed fishing, hunting, and working in his vegetable garden. He was a dairy farmer as a young man and later in life was the District Manager for the Tioga County Conservation District. He leaves behind his wife of 55 years, Jane Coolidge Johnson; a son, David of Wellsboro; two daughters, Kathleen (Thomas) Shull of Horseheads, NY, and Mary Ann (Clifford) Bienko of Colora, MD; six grandchildren, Kyle, Danielle and Ashley Johnson, all of Wellsboro, Lauren Shull of Horseheads, NY, Nicholas and Amanda Bienko of Colora, MD; and one great-grandson, Jack Shull of Horseheads, NY; two brothers and sister-in-law, Robert (Janette) Johnson, and Warren Johnson, all of Wellsboro. Friends and family are invited to Norman's Life Celebration on Wednesday, April 18, 2007, from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. at Tussey-Mosher Funeral Home, 139 Main Street, Wellsboro, PA. Resitation of Rosary will be held Wednesday at the Funeral Home at 8:30 p.m. Mass honoring his life on Thursday, April 19, 2007, at 12:00 noon at St. Peter's Catholic Church, Central Avenue, Wellsboro, PA, with Rev. Joseph J. Manarchuck officiating. Burial in St. Peter's Catholic Cemetery.

JOHNSON Thomas Armour
Age 72, of Beaver Dams, NY, died on June 11, 2009 after an extended illness. He was born October 26, 1936 in Elmira, NY. Tom is predeceased by his parents, Lewis and Blanche (Hillman) Johnson; brothers, Edward and Luther; sisters, Gladys May, Lucille Reasor, Lorena Carpenter and Virginia Golden. Tom is survived by his sister, Lois Shadduck; and many nieces, nephews and cousins. Tom was a Veteran of the US Army 82nd Airborne, Paratrooper division. He also served in the Army reserves as a Nuclear Weapons Inspector. Tom had been employed at Morse Chain in Ithaca, Bendix in Elmira Heights and Gregory Storage. Tom also had his own furniture refinishing business for several years. Tom loved archery and won many awards with his bow; he also liked to hunt and fish and play his guitar. He was a Communicant of All Saints Parish, Corning, a member of the Knights of Columbus, Elmira, Council #229 and the 4th Degree, Rev. Henry F. Adamski Assembly, Elmira, the American Legion, Post 0676, Odessa, the Elks Club #1546 in Watkins Glen, The Loyal Order of the Moose Lodge #426, Montour Falls. He was a Mason with the Myrtle-Jefferson Lodge 131, Montour Falls, and a Royal Arch Mason, Watkins Glen Chapter 182, and a member of the Mechanics Club, Montour Falls. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the K. of C. Elmira Council (envelopes available at the Funeral Home) or a charity of one's choice. The family will receive relatives and friends at the Kalec Funeral Home on Sunday, June 14, 2009, from 3 to 5 p.m. with a prayer service there Monday at 11:45 a.m., followed by his Mass of Christian Burial in Sts. Peter & Paul's Church, Elmira at 12:30 p.m. Burial to follow in Sts. Peter & Paul's Cemetery with Military Honors.  The officers and members of the Rev. Henry F. Adamski Assembly and the Elmira Council #229 of the Knights of Columbus will meet at the Kalec Funeral Home on Sunday, June 14th @ 5 p.m. for a prayer service for our deceased brother Sir Knight Thomas A. Johnson. Signed Jack T. Strong Sr., Faithful Navigator & Grand Knight.  Published in the Star-Gazette on 6/13/2009

JONES VIOLA B. GALPIN
Viola B., of Cedar Street, Was born November 15, 1921 in Port Dickinson, NY, the daughter of the late Harold and Ethel (Morris) Jones, died Monday, October 1, 2007, at St. Joseph's Hospital at the age of 85. Viola married William E. Galpin and celebrated 64 wonderful years of life and love together prior to his death March 6, 2004. Her brothers, Benjamin and Wesley Jones; sisters, Leona Zuris, Louise Elwonger and Ruth Jones; granddaughter, Kerri Lynn Galpin, also predeceased her. She is survived by her loving children, Bill (Joan), Larry (Sue), Mike (Michelle), Tom (Char), Neil (Debbie), Mary (Jim) Haygood, Lucy (Dexter) Giroux, Fran, Pete, Marty (Nicole); brothers, Harold (Pat) Jones, Roy Jones; sister, Shirley Wilkins; along with 33 grandchildren, 42 great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews. In her earlier years she was an avid bowler and golfer. She enjoyed reading and the challenge of crossword puzzles. Family and friends are invited to call at the Olthof Funeral Home, Inc., 1050 Pennsylvania Ave., Elmira, NY 14904 on Friday, October 5, 2007, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Graveside services will be held on Saturday, October 6, 2007, at 10:00 a.m. in St. Peter & Paul's Cemetery. The Lay Pastor, John P. Knapp, will officiate. Memorial donations may be directed to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 550 Letona Road, Building D, Rochester, NY 14626, in her memory.
Published in the Star-Gazette from 10/3/2007 - 10/4/2007.

JUDSON OWEN B.
Owen B. Judson, formerly of Gillett, Pa. Funeral held at the home of Mrs. M.E. Seafuse, 529 Pennsylvania Avenue, today at 8 a.m. & in the St. Mary Church at 9 o’clock. The Rev. Irving C. Sullivan officiated. The pall bearers were Samuel Parfitt, James Judson, John Liddy, Thomas Mack, Lane W. Judson, George Hauselman. Burial was in the SS. Peter & Paul Cemetery (handwritten on article May 9, 1934)
 

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