Dansville, NYthelcn.com

William Allen Bennett

DANSVILLE – William “Billy” Allen Bennett, 64, passed away unexpectedly on June 14, 2021, at his home in Dansville. He was born in Dansville on Sept. 23, 1956, a son of the late James and Vivian (O’Connor) Bennett. He was also predeceased by his special friend, Elizabeth “Betsy” Smith; Betsy’s son, Charlie Smith; and Betsy’s granddaughter, Leah Smith.
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Bluff Point, NYchronicle-express.com

Gordon W. Fingar

Gordon W. Fingar, 88, a lifelong resident of the Bluff Point area passed away on Tuesday, June 15, 2021 after a brief stay at Hospeace House in Naples, NY. Gordon was born November 11, 1932 in Penn Yan to Robert and Marie Scott Fingar. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather who took pride in his family.
Lawrenceville, PASun-Gazette

Rose (Croft) Heffner

Rose (Croft) Heffner, 54, of Lawrenceville, passed away on June 13, 2021, at UPMC Hospital in Williamsport. Friends and family are invited to call on June 18 from 4 to 5 p.m. at Buckheit Funeral Chapel and Crematory, Inc. A funeral service will follow immediately after the viewing at the funeral home.
Dansville, NYthelcn.com

Patrick Andrew Kelly

Caledonia/Dansville – Patrick Andrew Kelly, 53, passed away unexpectedly on June 8, 2021, at Noyes Memorial Hospital following a brief Illness. He was born in Rochester on Feb. 25, 1968, a son of the late Charles and Ruth (Harkness) Kelly. He was also predeceased by his sister, Ruth “Peggy” Daniels. On April 17, 1999, he was married to Tammy (Buchinger) Kelly who survives.
Dansville, NYthelcn.com

Charles Henry Potter

Ossian/Dansville – Charles Henry Potter, 84, passed away Monday, June 7, 2021, at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester, following a brief illness. He was born in Jasper, N.Y., on June 25, 1936, a son of the late Andrew and Gertrude (Davis) Potter. He was married to Gertrude (Scutt) Potter who predeceased him in 2018.
Kanona, NYSteuben Courier

Shirley Joyce Reinhart

Kanona - Shirley Joyce Reinhart, 85 of Kanona, NY passed away to join loved ones and lifelong friends in Heaven on June 3, 2021. Her new, spiritual life began following exceptional care at U of R's Strong Memorial Hospital for an extended illness. Born in Wheeler, NY to Millard and...
Springwater, NYthelcn.com

Lois Mary (Mehlenbacher) Haywood

SPRINGWATER - Lois Mary (Mehlenbacher) Haywood, 89, of Hartwell, Ga., passed away peacefully in her home on Monday, May 24, 2021. Born Oct. 4, 1931, Lois was preceded in death by her parents, Earney and Arietta Mehlenbacher; husband, Bruce D. Haywood; and daughter Donna Jean Haywood. She is survived by...
Sodus, NYwaynetimes.com

Chalupa Sr, Gregg

SODUS: Age 63, passed away June 1st, 2021 at Newark-Wayne Hospital. Gregg is predeceased by his father, Irving. He is survived by his wife, Evette; his mother, Jane; his sisters, Robin Charles and Debra Wigent; his children, Gregg (Robyn) Chalupa, Maryjane (Kenneth) LaDue, and Ann (Craig) Moscicki; 15 grandchildren; and his fur babies, Lulu, Bianca, and George the goat.
Mount Morris, NYthelcn.com

Mark Andrew Terry

Mark Andrew Terry, 73, of Mount Morris, N.Y., died Wednesday, June 2, 2021, at Noyes Memorial Hospital in Dansville, N.Y. He was born the son of Francis and Mary (Sullivan) Terry on May 27, 1948, in Dansville, N.Y. He was a veteran of the Army during the Vietnam War. He...
Avoca, NYSteuben Courier

William “Bill” Clarence Edwards

Avoca - William "Bill" Clarence Edwards, age 73, of Avoca, NY, passed away on Wednesday (June 2, 2021) at Arnot Ogden Medical Center in Elmira, NY. He was born January 3, 1948 in Bath, NY, a son of Llewellyn and Anna (Jones) Edwards. Bill was self-employed as a handyman and was a veteran of United States Army having served during the Vietnam War. He enjoyed gardening, history, tinkering, telling stories, and catching up with old friends.
Bath, NYSteuben Courier

Dennis Arlie Farr

Dennis Arlie Farr, 68, of Washburn, MO passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 after a long battle with cancer. He was born in Sayre, Pennsylvania to Arlie and Sally Farr. Dennis was a strong and energetic boy and was fiercely passionate about mechanic work from the start, dedicating his life to both his pursuit of mechanic work and his family.
Bath, NYSteuben Courier

Barbara Strait

Bath - Barbara Strait, Age 83 of Bath, suddenly passed away at home on June 1, 2021. She was born on September 19, 1937 to Jesse David Robinson and Alida Ann Hall Robinson in Bradford, PA. She is survived by her children: John (Lisa) Strait, Betsy (Ron) Becker, Cheryl Wright,...
Dansville, NYthelcn.com

Milton “Newtie” Newton

Milton “Newtie” Newton, 92, of Dansville, New York, entered eternal rest on Jan. 6, 2021. He was the son of Morley and Edna (Coe) Newton and the younger brother of Malcolm Newton (late) of Rochester, New York. His family moved to Dansville in 1934 and he considered it his hometown for the rest of his life. He was married to Suzanne (Fredenburg) in 1946 and they celebrated 74 years of marriage.
Dansville, NYthelcn.com

Paul Ross Hynes

DANSVILLE – Paul Ross Hynes, 95, passed away peacefully Thursday morning, May 20, 2021, at Noyes Memorial Hospital in Dansville, N.Y. Paul was born in the Town of Wayland, N.Y., on Sept. 9, 1925, a son of the late Ross and Grace (Lawrence) Hynes. On April 2, 1948, he was married to the former Frances L. Merriman, who predeceased him on Dec. 22, 2013. He was also predeceased by siblings, Melbourne Hynes, Cecil Hynes, William Lewis, and Glenn Lewis.
Wayne, NYwaynetimes.com

Michalke, Paula D.

WILLIAMSON/SODUS: Age 74, passed away on May 26, 2021 at Newark-Wayne Hospital. Paula was predeceased by her mother, Bernetta Dodd and brothers, Rev. Kenneth Dodd and Gary Dodd. She is survived by her husband of 56 years, James Michakle; sons, Chris, Steven and Mathew; sister-in-laws, Patricia Dodd and Diane Vanlare; along with several nieces and nephews.
Dansville, NYthelcn.com

Jane B. Barnhart

Jane B. Barnhart, 81, of Leciester, formerly of Mount Morris, died peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Monday, May 24, 2021, at her home. She was born the daughter of Dominic “Hawk” and Arlene (Quait) Battaglia on Oct. 31, 1939, in Dansville, N.Y. She married Rolland Barnhart on Aug. 9, 1958.
Corning, NYMorning Times

John S. Curran

John S. Curran, 74, of Corning, N.Y., passed away on Thursday, May 20, 2021, at the Bath VA Nursing Home, following a brief illness. John was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, serving during the Vietnam War. He loved going to flea markets and trips to the casino. Born on...
Newark, NYwaynetimes.com

Whitcomb, Joseph W. “Papa Joe”

NEWARK: Joseph W. Whitcomb, 89, died on Saturday, May 22, 2021 at Newark Wayne Community Hospital. Friends may call on Friday, May 28, 2021 from 5-7 PM at the Paul L. Murphy and Sons Funeral Home, 127 East Miller St. in Newark. Funeral Services will be held at 10 AM on Saturday, May 29, 2021 at the Woodlane Community Church, 5694 Wood Lane in Newark. Burial will be in Palmyra Cemetery.
Westfield, PASun-Gazette

MS1 Carolyn Y. Bieser

MS1 Carolyn Y. Bieser, 78 of Westfield passed away on May 24, 2021 at UPMC Wellsboro. Family will receive friends at the Cowanesque United Methodist Church, June 4 from 9 to 11 a.m. A memorial service will follow at 11 a.m. www.kenyonfuneralhome.com.