Obituaries – Week of September 25, 2011

By on September 25, 2011

•Haak, David Wayne, Sr., of Parrottsville, Tennessee: formerly of Hilton, died September 10, 2011 at age 67. He was preceded in death by his parents, Albert Haak and Dorothy Molhoek. He is survived by his wife Debra Haak and his beloved pet companion Lexie, Parrottsville; son David W. Haak, Jr., and fiancée JoAnn Liquori, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina; daughters, Laura J. (Terry) Cass, Webster, Lisa M. (Mel) Snyder, Hamlin, and Sandra L. (David) Whaley, Rochester; foster daughter, Laura L. Clary and fiancée Will Morrow, Sevierville, Tennessee; six grandchildren; brothers, Judson (Tilly) Haak, Ontario, Dennis (Gail) Haak, Conway, South Carolina.

A Memorial Service will be held at a later date at Union Hill United Methodist Church, Webster. Family and friends may sign the guest register online at: www.manesfuneralhome.com.

 

•Sanderson, Deborah Joy (Redinger), of Phoenix, Arizona age 57, died September 3, 2011. Raised in Brockport, she was an identical twin. She is survived by her husband Bruce and son Scott (Nicola); as well as sisters: twin Denise (David) May of Greece, and Marilyn (Fritz) Flemming of Pinehurst, North Carolina. The twins were local musicians, winning numerous talent shows and performed as “The Mirror Image”. She was a double transplant patient who supported others like her.

A Memorial Service was held September 15 at Friendship Village in Tempe, Arizona. Donations can be made to Banner Hospice/Good Samaritan Med Center, 1111 East McDowell Road, Phoenix, Arizona 85006 in her memory.


BERGEN

•Harrington, William “Bill” “Toad”, Suddenly on September 17, 2011 at age 52 with his wife by his side. Predeceased by his daughter Sara Marie Harrington; He is survived by his loving wife of 31 years, Wendy S. (Fingland) Harrington; his parents, Harold and June Harrington; siblings, Deborah (Steve) Hardie, Richard and Harold III (Theresa Nelson) Harrington, Bonnie (Doug) Manley; aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and his great niece.

A Memorial Service was held September 22 at the United Methodist Church, Churchville. Private interment. Contributions can be made to the United Methodist Church, 24 West Buffalo Street, Churchville 14428 in his memory.


BROCKPORT

Watkins, Carolee A., Peacefully on September 20, 2011 at age 48. Predeceased by her parents Kenneth and Wava Watkins. She is survived by her siblings Kim (John) Hill, Lorna (Andrew) Nuzny, Raymond (Jenny) Watkins, Hope (Dan) Wagner; several nieces and nephews and her loving Lifetime Assistance family.

A Celebration of her Life was held September 25 at the Fowler Funeral Home Inc., Brockort. Private interment. Contributions can be made to Lifetime Assistance, 425 Paul Road, Rochester 14624 in her memory.


CHURCHVILLE

•Zamiara, Eugenia, September 16, 2011. Predeceased by her husband Kazimerz. Survived by her sister Katarzyna Wojtkow; several nieces and nephews in Poland and many friends in Rochester. She was a member of the PNA Lodge 512, Rosary Society of St. Stanislaus, Polish Choir, Polish Self Help Association and the Polish Heritage Society.

A Mass of Christian Burial was said September 20 at St. Stanislaus Church. Interment, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.


HILTON

•Buck, Alan R., On September 17, 2011. He is survived by his wife Karen; his children, Diane (Philip) Gerow and Christopher Alan (Amy) Buck; grandchildren, Shane and Luke Gerow, Claire, Leah and Audrey Buck; also his mother Grace Buck. Alan was a U.S. Navy Vietnam Veteran, and was a retiree of Upstate Milk Co-operative.

A Memorial Service was held September 22 at the Thomas E. Burger Funeral Home, Hilton. Private interment, Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Brockport. Contributions can be made to Hildebrandt Hospice Center, American Diabetes Association or American Cancer Society in his memory.

 

•Lingeman, Thomas H., Suddenly, September 17, 2011, age 81. Predeceased by his wife, Laurie, 2000. Survived by his children, Tom (Peggy), Tim (Tracy) and Noreen Lingeman, and Tammy (Fraser) Ritchie; special friend Carol Starwald; nine grandchildren; five great-grandchildren.

Funeral Services were held September 22 at the Thomas E. Burger Funeral Home, Inc., Hilton. Interment, Parma Union Cemetery. Contributions can be made to Hilton Fire Department Exempts in his memory.


HOLLEY

•Hamilton, Gerald V., age 70, died Spetember 18, 2011 at Hildebrandt Hospice. He was born in Westmoreland, Jamaica, the son of Isaac and Adele Maude Hamilton, and has lived here for many years. He worked as a cook at the Brockport Diner and lastly the Village House Restaurant. He is survived by his wife Diana Garcia; children, Karen (Noel) Vassell of Jamaica, Gerald Hamilton Jr. of Jamaica, Victoria (Brandon) Range of Tennessee, Ishmael E. Hamilton of Holley; many grandchildren; sister, Pertina Valentine Hamilton of Denmark; nieces and nephews.

Family and friends may call on Monday, September 26, 2011 from 1 to 2 p.m. at the Merrill-Grinnell Funeral Home, 12 Ingersoll Street, Albion where services will follow immediately at 2 p.m. Interment at the convenience of the family.

 

•Johnson, Sue Ellen, Peacefully, September 14, 2011 at age 60 after a courageous battle with cancer. Predeceased by her parents, Clara and Leonard Popplewell. She is survived by her loving husband of 36 years, Ken; sons, Keith (Shannon) and Shawn (Renae) and extended family members. Sue Ellen loved her family and her felines and she was an avid floral designer.

Funeral Services were held September 17 at New Comer Funeral Home, Greece. Contributions can be made to Hospice of Orleans, P.O. Box 489, Albion, New York 14411 in her memory.


KENDALL

•Radtke, Donald E., Peacefully at home September 20, 2011. Predeceased by his wife, Bonnie, 1995; and his granddaughter, Kristi Nersinger; and his brother, Carl Radtke. Survived by his children, Lea Nersinger, Vicki (Grant) Bradshaw, Renee Radtke-Roberts, Jill (Rich) Williams and Wade (Megan) Radtke; sister-in-law, Wanda Radtke; 14 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews and friends. Don was a longtime member of Ellis Brook Hunting Club and a member of HCS Athletic Hall of Fame.

Funeral Services were held September 23 at the Thomas E. Burger Funeral Home, Inc., Hilton. Private interment, Parma Union Cemetery. Contributions can be made to the National Multiple Sclerosis Association in his memory.


NORTH CHILI

•Mason, Sheila Marjorie (Gooch), September 18, 2011. Predeceased by her husband of 46 years, Walter G. Mason, Jr.; parents Rene (O’Brien) and Harold C. Gooch; and daughter-in-law, Norma (Merriman) Mason. Survived by daughters, Dianne (Larry) Lazenby of Rochester, Wendy (Kevin) Cappiello of Malone; son, Walter (Jerry) G. Mason III of Norfolk, Virginia; four grandchildren: Keri (Stephen) Neathawk of Rochester, Scott (Trica) Lazenby of California, Kendra (Ryan) Miller, Nicholas (Ashley) Cappiello, all of Florida; three great-grandchildren: Ashlyn Neathawk, Isabella and Warren Miller; sister-in-law, Joan (Bert) Ullian of Florida; several nieces, nephews and “cousins”. Born in Port Arthur, Texas, Sheila grew up in Detroit, Michigan, lived on Long Island, and in Sarasota, Florida, before moving to the Rochester area and becoming a member of the Westwood Commons “Family”. During WWII she worked as a draftswoman for Sperry Corp. She was head of Security for Gertz Dept. Store, a certified Braille transcriber for the Library of Congress and an avid golfer.

A private Memorial Service will be held at the convenience of the family.

 

•Rogers, Norma Jean (Davide), September 19, 2011 at the age of 72 with family by her side. Norma is survived by her husband Stanley Rogers; her children, Steven (Sandra) Rogers, Tammy (Craig) Almeter; grandchildren, Britney, Brandon, Emily and Nicole; sisters, Connie and Florence Davide, Gloria (Mel) Siddons, Olga (Wayne) Simone; brothers-in-law, Franklin Poole and Royce (Jackie) Rogers; sisters-in-law, Beverly Davide, Linda (Joseph) Ryan and Alice Rogers. Norma was preceded in death by brothers and sisters, Ray (Claudia) Davide, Chuck (Grace) Davide, Tibero Davide, Helen Poole, Ann (Peter) Bonnacci, Mary (George) Gedek and David Davide.

A Funeral Mass was said September 22 at St. John the Evangelist Church, Spencerport. Interment, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Contributions can be made to Hildebrandt Hospice, 2652 Ridgeway Avenue, Rochester 14626 or American Cancer Society in her memory.


OGDEN

•Carr, Michael J., September 21, 2011, at age 78. Predeceased by his father and mother, Michael and Katherine Carr; brother, John Carr; sister, Mary Nelson. He is survived by his loving wife, Edith (Antenozzi) Carr; daughter, Debra Carr; grandchildren, Samuel and Abigail Smith; niece, Sandra Nelson; cousin, Patrick Nagle of Florida; brothers-in-law and sister-in-law, Robert Antenozzi, Richard and Susan Antenozzi; many other nieces and nephews. Michael was a retiree of Monroe County Airport and an Air Force Veteran who served during the Korean War.

Funeral Services were held September 24 at DiPonzio Funeral Home, Gates. Interment, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Contributions can be made to Lifetime Care, 3111 South Winton Road, Rochester 14623 in his memory.


SPENCERPORT

•Gangross, Edward H. Jr., August 27, 2011 at age 89. Edward was predeceased by son, Gary; wife, Gloria. He is survived by sons, Edward, Kyle and Todd; daughter, Barbara; daughters-in-law Ellen, Nancy and Joy; seven grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. He was a 40 year Kodak retiree and a WWII Navy Veteran.

Interment, September 24 in Parma Corners Cemetery.