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VELOSKI, Donald R. "Skip"
VELOSKI - Donald R. "Skip" Age 82, of Gowanda, NY, passed away December 25, 2016, after a sudden accident. He was a US Army veteran and a Steamfitter with Local # 395 for over 40 years. He was born June 2,1934, son of the late Joseph and Rose (Mosney) Veloski. He was a member of St. Joseph's RC Church, Slovenian Club, Gowanda Moose and past member of Gowanda Vol. Fire Dept. and an avid outdoorsman. Survived by his loving wife, Marie (Mezzio) Veloski; two sons, John (Celeste) and Donald ( Denise) Veloski; a daughter, Rose Hanington and five grandchildren, Rebecca and Matthew Hanington, Christina , Joshua and Dayna Veloski; and several nieces and nephews. Friends may call on Wednesday from 2-4 and 6-8 PM from MENTLEY FUNERAL HOME, INC., 105 East Main Street in Gowanda, NY. A Mass of Christian Burial will be said on Thursday at 10 AM from St. Joseph's RC Church. Burial in Holy Cross Cemetery. Memorials to Gowanda Ambulance Service.