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CANTIE, John R.
CANTIE - John R. Age 77, entered into rest with our dear Lord on April 24, 2011. Dearest husband of Joyce I. (nee Wagner); son of the late Valerie Cantie; dearest father to Jack M. and Ronald F. Cantie and Susan Balduzzi; loving grandfather to nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; brother to Dorothy Bartell, Frank and Joseph Cantie and the late Mary Jane Giardini. Visitation Thursday 3-7 PM at PACER FUNERAL HOME, INC., 2275 George Urban Blvd. (two blocks east of Dick Rd.). Mass of Christian/ Burial at Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament Church, 10 French Rd., Depew Friday at 10 AM. Please assemble at church. Mr. Cantie was the Business Representative of the Sheetmetal Workers Local Union #71 for 12 years and served as Secretary of the Niagara County Building Trades Council, prior to that after serving a 4 year apprenticeship he became a NY State certified Journeyman Sheetmetal worker employed at Buffalo Sheetmetal Inc. for 20 years. Mr. Cantie was a Trustee of the Local #71 Pension Fund and the Health and Welfare Trust Funds. He was also an instructor S.M.W. apprenticeship program at Erie Community College. In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Hospice Foundation of WNY, 225 Como Park Blvd., PO Box 590, Buffalo, NY 14240-0590. Condolences pacerfuneralhome.com