A memorial Mass for Robert J. and Elizabeth Weis Buffington of Albuquerque, N.M., former Olean residents, will be offered at 11 a.m. Saturday in St. John's Catholic Church, 931 N. Union St. Burial will be in St. Bonaventure Cemetery, Allegany.
Buffington, 71, a former engineer with Calspan in Cheektowaga and an expert in aerodynamics, died Aug. 1, 1998, in Presbyterian Hospital, Albuquerque.
Mrs. Buffington, 68, died July 7, 1998, in her home. Former residents of Olean and the Town of Tonawanda, they had lived in Albuquerque since 1978.
Surviving are two daughters, Ellen of Albuquerque and Barbara of Denver; two sons, Mark of Amherst and John of Riverside, Calif.; and three grandchildren.
Buffington also is survived by two sisters, Patricia McGrath of Allegany and Joanne of Sudbury, Mass. Mrs. Buffington also is survived by two brothers, Peter Weis of Olean and Robert Weis of Henrietta.