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PELKEY, Steven F.
PELKEY - Steven F. Formerly of Niagara Falls, passed away suddenly on Thursday, March 20, 2014 at Buffalo General Hospital. He was 50. He was born in Niagara Falls on May 9, 1963, a son of Robert G. Pelkey, Sr. and the late Grace (Kline) Pelkey (2002). He attended local schools and graduated from Trott Vocational School and then worked as a truck driver for Yellow Roadway Corporation in Tonawanda. Mr. Pelkey loved driving truck and bike riding and enjoyed taking care of stray animals he would find, but his greatest joy was his time with his family. He is survived by his wife Kathleen (Draves) Pelkey; two children, Stephanie and Gregory Pelkey; soon to be born granddaughter Audrey Elizabeth Grace Pierce; and his father Robert G. Pelkey, Sr. He is also survived by his two siblings, Robert G. (Ellen) Pelkey, Jr. of Hilton, NY and Brenda (Michael) Huffman of Niagara Falls; dear family friend Alta Johnson; and several nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the LANE FUNERAL HOME, INC., 8622 Buffalo Avenue, Niagara Falls on Sunday from 4-8 PM where funeral services will be held on Monday at 12 noon with Pastor Jean Edmister of First United Methodist Church officiating. Burial will be at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers donations may be made, in Steven's name, to the Corfu Volunteer Fire Dept., 116 East Main St., Corfu, NY 14036.