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Allen, Amy R.

SODUS: Age 43, of York Settlement Rd., passed away Friday, February 16, 2018. Amy was born January 18, 1975 in Newark, a daughter to Wayne C. and Linda DeVoogt Allen. She graduated from Wayne Central School and was a social butterfly to all. She was predeceased by her father Wayne in 2009, mother, Linda in 2004, paternal grandfather Maurice in 2002, and maternal grandmother, Doris DeVoogt. She is survived by her grandmother, Viola Allen of Lyons; sister, Crystal Davis of Wolcott; brother, James (Stacy) Allen of Sodus; several aunts, uncles,...
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Amsler Donald R.

ARIZONA/WEBSTER: On February 14, 2018 Donald Amsler passed away in Surprise Arizona. He was born in Webster NY April 11 1933 and lived there until 1971 when he moved to AZ. He is survived by his wife Marj, 6 children, Russell, Debra, Donna, Margo, Scott, and Brian, 12 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren. A memorial will be held February 23, 2018 at Resthaven Funeral home in Glendale Az....
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Baker, Everett R. Jr.

WOLCOTT: Age 71, passed away Monday, February 12, 2018, at Clifton Springs Hospital. Everett was born in Potsdam, the son of the late Everett Baker, Sr., and Martha Wright Baker. Everett enjoyed fishing, hunting, camping, and especially his kids and his grand kids. Prior to his retirement, he was employed at Windmill Farms in Webster, doing various jobs around the farm including, maintenance, spraying, and driving truck. Besides his parents, he is predeceased by a Grandson, Jim Reed. He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Marion Joann Birnell...
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Ball, Douglas R.

MARION: Went to be with the Lord on February 6, 2018 at the age of 68. He was employed at Wayne ARC, enriching the lives of others. He is survived by his loving wife of 28 years Deborah, daughter Magdalene Ball; In laws Donald and Frances Conley; sisters in law Susan (Ron) Dulmage and Donna Martin; brother Kent Ball; sister Brenda (Gerry) Zeborowski; special cat Kit Kit, and dog Molasses, several nieces, nephews, and friends. Douglas spent most of his time with his wife going to concerts, traveling, and reading....
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Burt Jr., Harold H

CLYDE: Age 83, of Columbia Street died on Friday, February 9, 2018. “Porky”, as he was known to many, was born in Clyde, April 7, 1934, son of Harold and Jennie Buliteri Burt. He was proud to be the only boy in his 8th grade class at St. John’s Catholic School. He also served as an Altar Boy at St. John’s Catholic Church. He retired from Parker Hannifin in Clyde where he was employed as a machine maintenance engineer with 31 years of service. He was a veteran of the...
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Chase, J. Richard

LAKE CITY, FLORIDA: Formerly of Newark, NY and Rochester, NY. John Richard (Dick) Chase, 94, entered eternal rest on Tuesday, February 13, 2018. J. Richard was born the son of the late Cecil G. and Ethel (Molye) Chase on Monday, March 12, 1923 in Newark, NY. He graduated from Newark High School class of 1941. He received his Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania, in 1947. Dick was a WWII Navy Veteran, graduated from the Columbia College-Navel Midshipman School in NYC and...
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Cislo, Robert (Bob) S.

MARION: Entered into rest on February 10, 2018 at the age of 74. He is survived by special friend, Sally Reaves; friends, Kathleen Iole; Barb Cowley; Ron Witham; Claire Parker; and all his four legged furry friends. Robert is a Army Vietnam Veteran, he was the co-owner of the Kritter Korner Pet Shop for 35 years, and retired from being a guidance counselor at Pal-Mac Central School. A Celebration of Life will be held on Friday, February 23 from 4PM till 8PM at the Palmyra VFW Post 6778, 4306 Route...
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Clark, Patricia M. Ryan

SODUS: Age 70, of 5800 Rt. 104, formerly of Waterloo, died Wednesday (January 31, 2018) in Select Specialty Hospital in Erie, PA.Pat was born Nov. 26, 1947, in Waterloo, NY, the daughter of Thomas H. and Eleanor M. Browne Ryan. She was a 1965 graduate of Waterloo High School. Pat then earned in 1993 an AAS Interdisplinary Study and a BA Historical Studies in 1999. She was a substitute teacher for various school districts and later taught at various Pre-schools. In 2012 she was employed by Lifetime Care as a...
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Cooper, Gerald (Jerry) W.

LYONS: Age 78 of Spencer St. died Thurs. Feb. 15, 2018. Jerry was born in California, Aug. 20, 1939, son of Guy and Mary Sanchez Cooper. He retired from Olin Co., in Rochester as a Chemical Operator with 30 years of service. He served in the Army and was an avid Harley Davidson fan in his earlier years. He was a member of the Lyons American Legion, Lifetime member of Lyons Rod & Gun Club. Survived by his wife of 33 years ( in July), Della Bannatyne Cooper, Son; James,...
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Datthyn, Barbara J.

SODUS. Barb entered into rest February 18, 2018 at age 81. Predeceased by her parents Floyd W. Burlee and Marguerite Granger Burlee, brother Richard D. Burlee and long-time special friend and partner, Roger J. Vermeulen. Barb worked for many years at Sodus Central School, taught recreational bowling, volunteered with the Sodus Firemen’s Ladies Auxiliary and the Twig Association of Myers Hospital. She is survived by son, Daniel J. Datthyn (Susan) of Sodus, granddaughters Anna (Jim) Champion of Sayre, PA, Stacey (Drew) Rose of Oxford, CT, Andrea (Joshua) Overturf of Orange...
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DeVries, Edith E. (Entz)

NEWARK: Edith Entz DeVries, 92, entered eternal rest on Saturday, February 10, 2018 at the DeMay Living Center. Edith was born the Daughter of the late George and Edith Entz on Thursday, December 3, 1925 in Seneca Castle, NY. She graduated from Lyon High School class of 1942. Mrs. DeVries worked for the New York Telephone Co. as an Operator in Newark in her early years. She met Charles W. DeVries and they were married on June 18, 1946. After bringing up their two sons she went to work at...
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DeWolf, Marion Dorene

SODUS: Age 99, went to be with her Lord on Sunday, February 11, 2018 at Blossom View Rehabilitation Center. Dorene was born September 18, 1918 in Sodus, NY to Fred and Clara Wood (both deceased). She graduated from Sodus High School and married Raymond E. DeWolf (deceased). Dorene was a life-time member of First United Presbyterian Church, sang in the choir and was a member of the Eastern Star. Dorene was preceded in death by her husband Raymond, daughter Judith and grandson Eric J. Featherly. She is survived by her...
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Leene, John R.

NEWARK: Age 64, died on Tuesday (February 13, 2018) at Strong Memorial Hospital. John was born on March 30, 1953 in Rochester, the son of the Robert and Mary Louise Nortz Leene. He was a 1971 graduate of Newark High School and earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Heidelberg College in Ohio. John lived in Jackson Hole, Wyoming for many years where he painted and made rare Indian trading bead jewelry. He moved back to the area, first living in Geneva, then moving back to Newark. He was a...
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Leschhorn, Lana (Croman)

ONTARIO: Saturday, February 3, 2018, age 74. Predeceased by her sister, Monica Morris; brother, Lance Croman; brother-in-law, Frederick Leschhorn. She leaves her husband of 54 years, Robert; children, Christaan Michael (Janet) Leschhorn, Stephany (Jon Paul) Marcum, Annalisa (Chris) Newbauer and Matthew John LaRue Leschhorn; grandchildren, James(Brandy Zulauf) Michael, Eric and Kristen Leschhorn, Alana (Steven) Klingaman, Lauren Marcum and Vanessa Newbauer; great-grandson, Anthony Leschhorn; brother, Jonathan (Joyce) Croman; sisters-in-law, Stephanie Croman and Elizabeth Leschhorn; brother-in-law, Richard (Roxanne) Leschhorn; nieces and nephews. Born to LaRue and Leona Raup Croman on February 10,...
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Murphy, Carole Louise Delaney

LYONS: Passed away peacefully on February 12, 2018. Carole was born on December 11, 1933 in Jersey Shore, PA. She was the daughter of the late Earl and Kathryn Delaney and was preceded in death by her husband, Donald R. Murphy in 1998. They were married in love for 44 years. To cherish her precious memories are her three children, Kim (Keith) Sholly of Lyons, NY, Kraig Murphy (Gayle Davis) of Woodstock, VT, and Dawn Murphy of Lyons, NY; sisters, Hollace (Thomas) Spence of NC, Constance (Kent) Williamson of PA;...
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Muto Dominic J.

LYONS: Passed peacefully at the age of 93 on February 19, 2018. A life-long resident of Lyons, Dominic was an avid outdoorsman, enjoying fishing and hunting into his twilight years. Dominic was artistically talented, leaving many beautiful wildlife watercolor paintings to his family. He was a member of the Operating Engineers Local, Rochester, NY. After his retirement he remained very active with his friends and family. He will be greatly missed by all. Survived by his daughter Joanne (Jim) Leoni, son Thomas (June), son, Paul (Laura), sister Marie Ann Malek,...
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Nevelezer, Jesse E.

WILLIAMSON: Entered into rest on February 14, 2018 in his 84th year. Predeceased by parents; John and Jennie Nevelezer; sisters: Ethel (Bruce) Stone and Bertha Ross; brothers: Albert Nevelizer and Ralph Nevelezer; brothers in law: Leon Jackson, James Deys, and James Banke. He was a retired mechanic and school bus driver for Williamson Central Schools for 47 years. He was a devoted member of the Pultneyville Reformed Church serving on consistory for over 25 years. Survived by his loving and devoted wife of 62 years, Gloria; daughters: Doreen D’Eufemia, Lorie...
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Palermo, Cosmo

NEWARK: Age 86, died Thursday (February 15, 2018) at Newark-Wayne Community Hospital. He was born on March 24, 1931 in Newark, the son of the late Anthony and Marion Tavano Palermo. Cozzie was a 1949 graduate of Newark High School and served in the US Army during the Korean Conflict. He was a life long member of St. Michael Church. For many years. Cosmo designed kitchens and baths at his business Lake Country Kitchens and Baths in Newark. Cozzie is survived by four sons Chris (Jan) Taft of Vestal, NY,...
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Ray, John L. “JR”

Palmyra: John passed away peacefully at his home on February 14, 2018. For 20 years John has struggled with respiratory disease. He was 65 years old born on July 17, 1952 to Frank and Mary Ray. John recently married the love of his life of 35 years, Debbie Ertle Ray; he is also survived by his brothers, Francis “Frito” Ray, Bob “Screwy” Ray and Tom “Tiny” Ray; several nieces and nephews. JR was an avid music lover. He would often receive calls from his friends asking music questions. JR enjoyed...
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Satta, Louis L.

NEWARK: Age 97, died on February 7,2018 at the Wayne County Nursing Home. Louis was born in Utica , NY. on April 29.1920 to John and Serafina Sorrentino Satta. Louis worked for Newark State School as a boiler supervisor. He was a veteran of WWII, in the Army, serving in Italy, and North Africa, and was a member of the American Legion. Loved watching the Buffalo Bills, & sports, traveling,also loved doing yardwork. He is survived by his brothers, Frank & Paul, sisters Vera Atwell, Mary Satta, Edith Birch, &...
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Thorn, Paul R.

ROSE/AUBURN: Age 61, currently a resident of Auburn, passed away Tuesday, February 13, 2018 after a long battle with cancer. Paul was born December 15, 1956 in Lyons, a son to Robert D. and Virginia Bastian Thorn. He was a veteran of the Navy from 1976 until 1980. Paul enjoyed collecting antiques in his past time. Paul was predeceased by his father Robert D. Thorn in 1993. He is survived by his mother, Virginia Thorn of Canandaigua; 4 sisters, Helen (Bart) Howard, Amy (John) Murtari, Beth Schuldt and Brenda Thorn;...
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Waeghe, Lillyan Marie “Lilly” “Lillybug”

MARION: Passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at the age of 7. Lilly is survived by her parents Lucas and Krystin “DiPonzio” Waeghe; sister, Riley Waeghe; grandparents, Anna Hasimaj, Thomas DiPonzio, Rhonda Waeghe and Daniel Waeghe; great grandparents, Russell Waeghe, Nancy Waeghe, Francis DiPonzio, Salvatore Morello, and Leonard Bukolt; aunts, Melanie DiPonzio and Leah Flint; uncles, Vincent DiPonzio and Brandon Flint; cousins, extended family and many friends. Lilly loved dressing up in her dresses, dancing and playing doctor. She loved her family...
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Webb, Caroline L.

EDWARDS/MARION: Mrs. Caroline L. Webb, age 87, formerly of Edwards, passed away February 22, 2018 with her family by her side. Caroline was born on August 23, 1930 in Talcville to the late Albert and Maude (Sparling) Skeldon. She attended the Talcville School and the Edwards High School. Caroline married Herschel E. Webb on October 15, 1950 at the Edwards Methodist church officiated by Rev. Hull. Herschel passed away on December 12, 1991. Mrs. Webb was a child/health care provider and house-keeper for several families in the area. She also...
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Weeks, Donald H. “Don”

BRANCHPORT: Passed away suddenly, on February 13, 2018, at the Gardens section of the MM Ewing Continuing Care Center in Canandaigua, NY. He was born in Williamson, NY on November 22, 1928 to the late Howard and Fanny “Eaton” Weeks. In addition to his parents, Don was predeceased by his brothers, Arthur Weeks, Harold Weeks, Garth Weeks and Norris Weeks; sisters, Bessie Porray and Mabel Matteson; survived by his brothers, Robert Weeks, Lee Weeks and Norman Weeks; sisters-in-law, Pat Weeks, Millie Weeks and Dorothy Weeks; many nieces, nephews, extended family...
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Yarrow, Eleanor D.

WOLCOTT: Age 88, of Lake Ave., a resident of DeMay Living Center in Newark passed away Tuesday, February 13, 2018.Eleanor was born December 3, 1929 in Wolcott, a daughter to Maurice and Thelma Bartleson Dowd. She was employed by Wolcott Cleaners and Launderers for many years. She was a past American Legion Auxiliary member. Eleanor was predeceased by her first husband John Morgan, second husband Robert Yarrow, son, Dennis Morgan and brother, Fred Dowd. She is survived by 3 sons, Terry (Rhonda) Morgan, James Morgan and Patrick (Robin) Morgan; 2...