Staff, The Buffalo News
print logo

Staff

Editor

Registration is now open for the 37th  J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge in Buffalo at  www.jpmorganchasecc.com. The 3.5-mile road race is scheduled for 6:45 p.m. June 15. It's open to runners, joggers and walkers and companies can order race-night hospitality in Delaware Park. Over 13,000 are expected this year. Last year, the race attracted 12,488 entrants from 38…

MEIER - Marcy (nee Collins) Of Buffalo, March 24, 2017. Beloved wife of the late Clarence Meier; dearest mother of Debra and the late Joseph (Marcia) and Dennis Meier and Sharon (Ronald) Vanyo; grandmother of Wendy Whelan, Lanette (Daniel) Welch, Ronald Vanyo, Keith Meier, Bobby Meier, Bradley Stachowski, John Jablonski, Kim Meier and the late Gregory Franz; great-grandmot…

CASSATA - Mary B., PhD. (nee Ballachino) March 27, 2017, beloved wife of the late Sam Cassata; dear sister of the late Andrew and Angelo Ballachino; also survived by loving nieces, nephews and many friends. The family will be present to receive friends on Thursday from 2-8 PM at the (Tonawanda Chapel) AMIGONE FUNERAL HOME, INC., 2600 Sheridan Dr. (at Parker Blvd.) where pr…

MYERS, Kathryn "Doo" - Happy 100th Birthday, Mom. We'll always remember the laughs. Forever in Our Hearts, Love, Maureen

CZUPRYNSKI - Timothy P. Age 41 of West Seneca, NY. Suddenly March 25, 2017. Beloved son of William and Karen (nee Burns) Czuprynski; dearest brother of Jaclyn Czuprynski; also survived by many loving family and friends; husband of Lisa Arcara. Family present Wednesday 4-8 PM at the HOY FUNERAL HOME, 3855 Seneca St., West Seneca, NY where prayer service will be held Wednesd…

WRIGHT - Arthur F. March 26, 2017, age 96; beloved husband of the late Sophia "Sophie" (nee Zegarac) Wright; devoted father of Gary (Karen) Wright and Susan (Charlie Reid) Wright; loving grandfather of Bradley (Kate), Scott (Allison), Kristen (Stefan) T'Servranckx and Matthew; adored great-grandfather of Carson, Gavin, Brooklyn, and Ryland. The family will be present on We…

PINIEWSKI, Bertha - Something wonderful happened today. You. Happy 100th Birthday. YOUR LOVING FAMILY

SLISZ - Carole E. (nee Weiser) Of Kenmore, March 26, 2017; wife of the late Anthony Maggiore and Eugene Slisz; dear mother of Michael A. (fiance Jennifer Wolf), Jennie L., Deborah A. Maggiore, E. Walter (fiance Linda Ryan) Slisz; loving grandmother of seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; sister of James A. Weiser and Janet (Kenneth) Miller; also survived by n…

ROSENTHAL - Richard L. "Rich" March 27, 2017. Beloved husband of Marsha Rosenthal; devoted father of Scott (Venera Giannetto) Rosenthal; loving grandfather of Samuel and Micah Rosenthal; son of Norman and Muriel Rosenthal; brother of Hal (Mari Vosburgh) Rosenthal and the late Paul Rosenthal. Funeral services will be held at AMHERST MEMORIAL CHAPEL, LLC. 281 Dodge Rd. Wedne…

PAYNE - Grace Catherine (nee Markle) Of Lakeland, FL, formerly of Niagara Falls, NY, passed away on Tuesday, March 21, 2017, at home surrounded by family. She was born in Buffalo, NY, on September 6, 1926, the daughter of John Glynn and Gladys (Watson) Markle. Mrs. Payne was a graduate of Holy Angels Academy. She attended D'Youville College and Trocaire College, graduating…

SENGER - Thomas A. Age 71, March 26, 2017 of Town of Tonawanda, NY. Beloved husband of Kathleen A. (nee Stewart) Senger; loving father of Shawn (Tabitha) Senger, Kelly (Mark) Palamuso and Shannon Senger; adored grandfather of Lydia, Madison, Justin, Trevor and Katelyn; also survived by brothers and sister-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Friends may call Thu…

KAPTURE - Michael A. March 27, 2017, talented poet and songwriter; son of the late M. Catherine (nee Sexton) and Michael L. Kapture; dear brother of Maryann (late Robert) McElroy; loving uncle of Molly (Nick) Gounaris, Timothy McElroy, Meg McElroy, Brian (Erin) McElroy, Carrie McElroy and Brigid (Ray) Fulton; great-uncle of 11 great-nieces and nephews. Friends may call Wed…

GAJEWSKI - Eleanor (nee Ciecko) March 26, 2017, at age 85, beloved wife of the late Walter Szymanski and Henry Gajewski; devoted mother of Gary Szymanski, Robert (Lisa) Szymanski and Dennis Szymanski; cherished grandmother of Brandon, Brian Szymanski and great-grandmother of Jacob and Charlotte; stepmother of Gloria (late Jim) Lomas; also survived by many nieces and nephew…

SAVAGE - Ronald L. Of Akron, NY, formerly of Alden, NY, March 26, 2017, beloved husband of Violet (Phillips) Savage; dear father of Dixie (David) Lilleck, Rick (Karen) Savage, Brenda (Tony Down) Savage and the late Russel (JoAnne) Savage; grandfather of David (Sherrie) and Michelle Lilleck, Jeremy (Janice) Savage, Rachel (Aaron) Lawson, Nicole (Rob) Hughes, Lindsay (Chris)…

SCIGAJ - David W. March 27, 2017, dearest father of Richard Scigaj (Melissa Naulin) and Cynthia (Brian) Dobbs; loving grandfather of Evan, Garrett, Natalie, William and Steven; brother of Christine Gonzalez, Ken Scigaj, Kathy Anibaldi, Nancy Soehnlein, Larry Scigaj and the late Leonard Scigaj; dear friend of Bonnie Horton. The family will be present to receive relatives an…